The first table below looks at the demand for the Platform Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Platform Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform Engineer
Rank 441 435 433
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Engineer 10 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.042% 0.013% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.014% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 7
Average salary £65,000 £67,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +92.85%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
22768 21308 23387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 94.93% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 18193 17655 20251
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Platform Engineer
England

Platform Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Platform Engineer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Platform Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Platform Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Platform Engineer across the South East region.

Platform Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Platform Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Platform Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Platform Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Platform Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Platform Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +4 9 £65,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £45,000 -
Platform Engineer
England

Platform Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Platform Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Platform Engineer in their job title.

1 11 (84.62%) DNS
2 10 (76.92%) Linux
3 9 (69.23%) Client/Server
3 9 (69.23%) SMTP
3 9 (69.23%) HTTP
3 9 (69.23%) Project Management
3 9 (69.23%) Finance
3 9 (69.23%) Service Management
3 9 (69.23%) Load Balancing
3 9 (69.23%) QA
3 9 (69.23%) Problem Management
3 9 (69.23%) Product Management
3 9 (69.23%) Capacity Management
4 8 (61.54%) Red Hat
5 7 (53.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (23.08%) SCCM
6 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (23.08%) VMware
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 3 (23.08%) HP
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
7 2 (15.38%) ITIL
7 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
7 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
7 2 (15.38%) Dell
7 2 (15.38%) Citrix
7 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
7 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
7 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003

Platform Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Platform Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Platform Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) DNS
2 9 (69.23%) SMTP
2 9 (69.23%) HTTP
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) SAN
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.69%) SNMP
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) RESTful
1 1 (7.69%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) SOAP
1 1 (7.69%) STL
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Client/Server
2 2 (15.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Linux
2 7 (53.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Windows
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Project Management
1 9 (69.23%) Service Management
1 9 (69.23%) Load Balancing
1 9 (69.23%) Problem Management
1 9 (69.23%) Product Management
1 9 (69.23%) Capacity Management
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
2 2 (15.38%) Release Management
3 1 (7.69%) Image Processing
3 1 (7.69%) Video Processing
3 1 (7.69%) HOOD
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) C++
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (69.23%) QA
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 2 (15.38%) XenApp
2 2 (15.38%) XenServer
2 2 (15.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) SCOM
3 1 (7.69%) Puppet
3 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.69%) WMI
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Red Hat
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) Dell
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
3 2 (15.38%) AppSense
3 2 (15.38%) NetApp
4 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
4 1 (7.69%) LogRhythm
4 1 (7.69%) Qualys
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) SAP
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