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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform Engineer
Rank 391 445 453
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Engineer 35 24 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.11% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.12% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 34 19 5
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +57.14%
UK excluding London median salary £56,250 £55,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +57.14%
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
16934 20356 20992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.98% 96.58% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 14151 17066 16412
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 September 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 28 September 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
Surrey +34 16 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Oxfordshire - 13 £57,500 -
Kent +15 4 £31,500 -2.45%
Berkshire +16 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £50,000 -
Platform Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 35 (77.78%) Linux
2 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (37.78%) C++
3 17 (37.78%) Python
3 17 (37.78%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (37.78%) Jenkins
4 16 (35.56%) OpenCV
4 16 (35.56%) OpenCL
4 16 (35.56%) Git (software)
4 16 (35.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 16 (35.56%) Signal Processing
4 16 (35.56%) Intel
4 16 (35.56%) STL
5 9 (20.00%) MySQL
6 8 (17.78%) Perl
6 8 (17.78%) Cisco
7 7 (15.56%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (15.56%) CCIE
7 7 (15.56%) DNS
7 7 (15.56%) Web Services
7 7 (15.56%) SQL
7 7 (15.56%) Windows
7 7 (15.56%) Juniper
7 7 (15.56%) Red Hat
7 7 (15.56%) Apache
7 7 (15.56%) MPLS
7 7 (15.56%) Firewall
7 7 (15.56%) F5
7 7 (15.56%) Puppet
7 7 (15.56%) JNCIP

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 7 (15.56%) Apache
2 4 (8.89%) IIS
3 2 (4.44%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (4.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) DNS
1 7 (15.56%) Firewall
1 7 (15.56%) MPLS
2 5 (11.11%) Internet
3 2 (4.44%) SAN
4 1 (2.22%) Broadband
4 1 (2.22%) IPsec
4 1 (2.22%) LDAP
4 1 (2.22%) SSL
4 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.22%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (37.78%) Jenkins
2 16 (35.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.22%) JIRA
3 1 (2.22%) Maven
3 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 3 (6.67%) Publishing
2 1 (2.22%) Advertising
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Marketing
2 1 (2.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (35.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 16 (35.56%) OpenCL
1 16 (35.56%) OpenCV
1 16 (35.56%) STL
2 7 (15.56%) Web Services
3 6 (13.33%) LAMP
4 1 (2.22%) HTML
4 1 (2.22%) HTML5
4 1 (2.22%) jQuery
4 1 (2.22%) Laravel
4 1 (2.22%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.22%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.22%) iPad
4 1 (2.22%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 35 (77.78%) Linux
2 7 (15.56%) Windows
3 5 (11.11%) Unix
3 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.22%) CentOS
5 1 (2.22%) Debian
5 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (37.78%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (35.56%) Signal Processing
4 6 (13.33%) ITIL
4 6 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (13.33%) Web Filtering
5 5 (11.11%) DevOps
6 4 (8.89%) Change Management
6 4 (8.89%) Identity Management
7 3 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (6.67%) OO
7 3 (6.67%) OOP
8 2 (4.44%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.44%) Load Balancing
8 2 (4.44%) Scrum
8 2 (4.44%) Web Development
9 1 (2.22%) MVC
9 1 (2.22%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (37.78%) C++
1 17 (37.78%) Python
2 8 (17.78%) Perl
3 7 (15.56%) SQL
4 2 (4.44%) Java
4 2 (4.44%) PHP
5 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) CCIE
1 7 (15.56%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (15.56%) JNCIP
2 6 (13.33%) CCNP
2 6 (13.33%) RHCE
2 6 (13.33%) RHCSA
3 5 (11.11%) JNCIS
3 5 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.22%) CCIP
4 1 (2.22%) CCNA
4 1 (2.22%) Degree
4 1 (2.22%) NCIE
4 1 (2.22%) VCP5
4 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) Ceph
1 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
1 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) Docker
2 1 (2.22%) Squid
2 1 (2.22%) vCloud
2 1 (2.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) Puppet
2 4 (8.89%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.22%) yum
Vendors
1 16 (35.56%) Intel
2 8 (17.78%) Cisco
3 7 (15.56%) F5
3 7 (15.56%) Juniper
3 7 (15.56%) Palo Alto
3 7 (15.56%) Red Hat
4 4 (8.89%) CheckPoint
5 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.67%) VMware
6 1 (2.22%) NetApp
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