The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South East region that had Platform Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform Engineer
Rank 433 442 463
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Engineer 13 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.071% 0.077% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.079% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 12 11 11
Median salary £55,000 £32,292 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+70.32% -7.73%
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £36,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+51.72% -14.70%
Platform Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
17898 20159 21870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 97.20% 96.82% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 15228 16511 17426
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Platform Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region that featured Platform Engineer in the job title.

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 27 July 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Platform Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire - 8 £56,250 -
Surrey +25 4 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Hampshire - 1 - -
Platform Engineer
England

Platform Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, Platform Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region featuring Platform Engineer in the job title.

1 18 (69.23%) Linux
2 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (30.77%) Python
3 8 (30.77%) C++
3 8 (30.77%) Perl
3 8 (30.77%) STL
3 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (30.77%) Git (software)
3 8 (30.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 8 (30.77%) Jenkins
4 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (26.92%) Signal Processing
4 7 (26.92%) OpenCV
4 7 (26.92%) OpenCL
4 7 (26.92%) MySQL
4 7 (26.92%) Intel
4 7 (26.92%) LAMP
5 6 (23.08%) Apache
5 6 (23.08%) DNS
5 6 (23.08%) PHP
5 6 (23.08%) Puppet
5 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
6 5 (19.23%) Web Filtering
6 5 (19.23%) Kalman Filter
6 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (19.23%) OOP
6 5 (19.23%) OO
6 5 (19.23%) LDAP
6 5 (19.23%) Windows
6 5 (19.23%) Microsoft

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (23.08%) Apache
2 1 (3.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (19.23%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (7.69%) IaaS
3 2 (7.69%) Office 365
3 2 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) DNS
2 5 (19.23%) LDAP
3 3 (11.54%) Firewall
3 3 (11.54%) MPLS
4 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.85%) Broadband
5 1 (3.85%) Internet
5 1 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (30.77%) Git (software)
1 8 (30.77%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) Bitbucket
2 1 (3.85%) CMake
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
General
1 2 (7.69%) Publishing
1 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.85%) Advertising
2 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 8 (30.77%) STL
2 7 (26.92%) LAMP
2 7 (26.92%) OpenCL
2 7 (26.92%) OpenCV
3 3 (11.54%) Web Services
4 1 (3.85%) HTML
4 1 (3.85%) HTML5
4 1 (3.85%) jQuery
4 1 (3.85%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.85%) FlexPod
4 1 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.85%) iPad
4 1 (3.85%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (69.23%) Linux
2 5 (19.23%) Windows
3 3 (11.54%) Unix
4 2 (7.69%) Windows 10
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (30.77%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (26.92%) Signal Processing
4 5 (19.23%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (19.23%) OO
4 5 (19.23%) OOP
4 5 (19.23%) Web Filtering
5 3 (11.54%) DevOps
5 3 (11.54%) ITIL
6 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity
6 2 (7.69%) Capacity Management
6 2 (7.69%) Change Control
6 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (7.69%) ITIL V3
6 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
6 2 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (7.69%) People Management
6 2 (7.69%) Performance Management
6 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (30.77%) C++
1 8 (30.77%) Perl
1 8 (30.77%) Python
2 6 (23.08%) PHP
3 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.54%) CCIE
2 3 (11.54%) CCNA
2 3 (11.54%) JNCIP
3 2 (7.69%) CCNP
3 2 (7.69%) CISSP
3 2 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) CCIP
4 1 (3.85%) JNCIS
4 1 (3.85%) NCIE
4 1 (3.85%) RHCE
4 1 (3.85%) RHCSA
4 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) VCP5
4 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Squid
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Intel
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 4 (15.38%) Cisco
4 3 (11.54%) F5
4 3 (11.54%) Juniper
4 3 (11.54%) Palo Alto
5 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.85%) NetApp
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.85%) VMware
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