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 11 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform Engineer
Rank 388 443 452
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Engineer 12 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.074% 0.12% 0.073%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.12% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 11
Median salary £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,050 £50,000 £38,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £61,500 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £61,250 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.08% +20.00%
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
15692 20746 21383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.91% 97.02% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 13083 17492 17089
Median salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +26 5 £80,000 +33.33% 1
Oxfordshire +33 3 £57,500 +4.54%
Kent - 3 £31,500 -
Berkshire +27 1 £42,500 -30.89%
Platform Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 (81.40%) Linux
2 18 (41.86%) Python
3 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (37.21%) Git (software)
5 15 (34.88%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (34.88%) Jenkins
5 15 (34.88%) C++
6 14 (32.56%) STL
6 14 (32.56%) Intel
6 14 (32.56%) Signal Processing
6 14 (32.56%) OpenCV
6 14 (32.56%) OpenCL
6 14 (32.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 11 (25.58%) Perl
8 10 (23.26%) MySQL
9 9 (20.93%) Apache
9 9 (20.93%) Puppet
10 8 (18.60%) Cisco
10 8 (18.60%) SQL
10 8 (18.60%) Windows
11 7 (16.28%) Red Hat
11 7 (16.28%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (16.28%) Juniper
11 7 (16.28%) MPLS
11 7 (16.28%) Firewall
11 7 (16.28%) LAMP
11 7 (16.28%) DNS
11 7 (16.28%) CCIE
11 7 (16.28%) JNCIP
11 7 (16.28%) F5

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 9 (20.93%) Apache
2 4 (9.30%) IIS
3 2 (4.65%) OpenStack
3 2 (4.65%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.33%) JBoss
4 1 (2.33%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.33%) PaaS
2 1 (2.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) DNS
1 7 (16.28%) Firewall
1 7 (16.28%) MPLS
2 5 (11.63%) Internet
3 2 (4.65%) SAN
4 1 (2.33%) Broadband
4 1 (2.33%) IPsec
4 1 (2.33%) LDAP
4 1 (2.33%) SSH
4 1 (2.33%) SSL
4 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) MySQL
2 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (37.21%) Git (software)
2 15 (34.88%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.98%) JIRA
3 3 (6.98%) Subversion
4 1 (2.33%) Maven
General
1 3 (6.98%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Advertising
2 1 (2.33%) Marketing
2 1 (2.33%) Publishing
2 1 (2.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (32.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 14 (32.56%) OpenCL
1 14 (32.56%) OpenCV
1 14 (32.56%) STL
2 7 (16.28%) LAMP
3 4 (9.30%) Web Services
4 1 (2.33%) HTML
4 1 (2.33%) HTML5
4 1 (2.33%) jQuery
4 1 (2.33%) Laravel
4 1 (2.33%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (2.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.65%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.33%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.33%) iPad
3 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 35 (81.40%) Linux
2 8 (18.60%) Windows
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.65%) CentOS
4 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (4.65%) Unix
5 1 (2.33%) Debian
5 1 (2.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.88%) Continuous Integration
3 14 (32.56%) Signal Processing
4 6 (13.95%) DevOps
4 6 (13.95%) ITIL
4 6 (13.95%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (13.95%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (13.95%) Web Filtering
5 4 (9.30%) Change Management
5 4 (9.30%) Identity Management
6 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
6 3 (6.98%) OO
6 3 (6.98%) OOP
6 3 (6.98%) Open Source
6 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.65%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (4.65%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.65%) Scrum
7 2 (4.65%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (41.86%) Python
2 15 (34.88%) C++
3 11 (25.58%) Perl
4 8 (18.60%) SQL
5 3 (6.98%) PHP
5 3 (6.98%) Ruby
6 2 (4.65%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.65%) Java
7 1 (2.33%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (16.28%) CCIE
1 7 (16.28%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (16.28%) JNCIP
2 6 (13.95%) CCNP
2 6 (13.95%) RHCE
2 6 (13.95%) RHCSA
3 5 (11.63%) JNCIS
3 5 (11.63%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.63%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) CCIP
4 1 (2.33%) CCNA
4 1 (2.33%) Degree
4 1 (2.33%) NCIE
4 1 (2.33%) VCP5
4 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.65%) Ceph
2 2 (4.65%) Docker
2 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.33%) Squid
3 1 (2.33%) vCloud
3 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (20.93%) Puppet
2 4 (9.30%) FortiGate
3 3 (6.98%) Ansible
4 2 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.33%) Nmap
5 1 (2.33%) yum
Vendors
1 14 (32.56%) Intel
2 8 (18.60%) Cisco
3 7 (16.28%) F5
3 7 (16.28%) Juniper
3 7 (16.28%) Palo Alto
3 7 (16.28%) Red Hat
4 4 (9.30%) CheckPoint
4 4 (9.30%) VMware
5 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.33%) NetApp
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle
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