The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Platform Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform Architect
Rank 841 946 956
Rank change year-on-year
+105 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Architect 37 22 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.020% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.021% 0.022%
Number of salaries quoted 31 21 16
Median salary £85,000 £70,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,400 £66,000
10% offered a salary of more than £112,500 £85,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £79,000 £54,400 £67,250
% change year-on-year
+45.22% -19.10%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
87772 104579 111319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.42% 96.52% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 72875 87237 92130
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Platform Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Platform Architect in the job title.

Platform Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Platform Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Platform Architect within the UK.

Platform Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Platform Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Platform Architect over the 3 months to 2 December 2016 within the UK.

Platform Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Platform Architect
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Platform Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 2 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
England +112 37 £85,000 +6.25% 1
London +75 22 £90,000 +12.50% 1
South East - 9 £60,000 -
City of London +44 6 £112,500 +45.16% 1
Staines - 6 - -
Surrey - 6 - -
East of England - 5 £85,000 -
Luton - 3 £90,000 -
Bedfordshire - 3 £90,000 -
Berkshire - 2 £60,000 -
Norfolk - 2 £54,500 -
Norwich - 2 £54,500 -
Leeds - 1 £80,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £79,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £80,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £80,000 -

Platform Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 2016, Platform Architect 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 featuring Platform Architect in the job title.

1 21 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (39.22%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (37.25%) Hadoop
3 19 (37.25%) NoSQL
3 19 (37.25%) Big Data
4 18 (35.29%) Data Architecture
5 14 (27.45%) Degree
5 14 (27.45%) DevOps
5 14 (27.45%) E-Commerce
5 14 (27.45%) Oracle
6 13 (25.49%) SaaS
6 13 (25.49%) MongoDB
7 12 (23.53%) PaaS
7 12 (23.53%) Relational Database
7 12 (23.53%) RDBMS
7 12 (23.53%) Finance
7 12 (23.53%) Performance Optimisation
8 11 (21.57%) Database Optimisation
8 11 (21.57%) Data Security
8 11 (21.57%) Amazon Redshift
8 11 (21.57%) Couchbase
8 11 (21.57%) Vertica
8 11 (21.57%) ParAccel
9 10 (19.61%) Open Source
10 9 (17.65%) IaaS
10 9 (17.65%) CRM
11 8 (15.69%) Unix
11 8 (15.69%) Linux
12 7 (13.73%) Microservices
12 7 (13.73%) Data Flow Diagram

Platform Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 2 (3.92%) CMS
2 1 (1.96%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.96%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (1.96%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 21 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (39.22%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (25.49%) SaaS
4 12 (23.53%) PaaS
5 9 (17.65%) IaaS
6 6 (11.76%) Yammer
7 2 (3.92%) Office 365
8 1 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (1.96%) Amazon ELB
8 1 (1.96%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.96%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.96%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (1.96%) Route 53
8 1 (1.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) Internet
2 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (37.25%) Big Data
1 19 (37.25%) Hadoop
1 19 (37.25%) NoSQL
2 13 (25.49%) MongoDB
3 12 (23.53%) RDBMS
3 12 (23.53%) Relational Database
4 11 (21.57%) Amazon Redshift
4 11 (21.57%) Couchbase
5 7 (13.73%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (13.73%) Data Lake
5 7 (13.73%) HBase
5 7 (13.73%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.96%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.96%) MySQL
7 1 (1.96%) Pentaho
General
1 12 (23.53%) Finance
2 6 (11.76%) Advertising
2 6 (11.76%) Back Office
2 6 (11.76%) Marketing
3 4 (7.84%) Publishing
4 2 (3.92%) Local Government
4 2 (3.92%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.92%) Retail
5 1 (1.96%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) Middleware
2 2 (3.92%) .NET
2 2 (3.92%) CSS
2 2 (3.92%) HTML
3 1 (1.96%) CSS3
3 1 (1.96%) HTML5
3 1 (1.96%) J2EE
3 1 (1.96%) JSON
3 1 (1.96%) LAMP
3 1 (1.96%) OAuth
3 1 (1.96%) OpenID
3 1 (1.96%) REST
3 1 (1.96%) RESTful
3 1 (1.96%) Sass
3 1 (1.96%) SOAP
3 1 (1.96%) Spring
3 1 (1.96%) Spring Boot
3 1 (1.96%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Computer Science
1 7 (13.73%) Statistics
2 6 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.92%) User Experience
4 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.96%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (15.69%) Linux
1 8 (15.69%) Unix
2 3 (5.88%) Android
2 3 (5.88%) Windows
3 2 (3.92%) Windows 10
3 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (35.29%) Data Architecture
2 14 (27.45%) DevOps
2 14 (27.45%) E-Commerce
3 12 (23.53%) Performance Optimisation
4 11 (21.57%) Data Security
4 11 (21.57%) Database Optimisation
5 10 (19.61%) Open Source
6 9 (17.65%) CRM
7 7 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (13.73%) Data Flow Diagram
7 7 (13.73%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (13.73%) Microservices
8 6 (11.76%) API Integration
8 6 (11.76%) Data Management
8 6 (11.76%) Master Data Management
8 6 (11.76%) Mentoring
8 6 (11.76%) SOA
8 6 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (7.84%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.80%) Java
2 2 (3.92%) C#
2 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.96%) Perl
3 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.96%) R
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) Degree
2 6 (11.76%) PhD
2 6 (11.76%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (27.45%) Oracle
2 11 (21.57%) ParAccel
2 11 (21.57%) Vertica
3 7 (13.73%) Hortonworks
3 7 (13.73%) Teradata
4 3 (5.88%) Apple
4 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.92%) MuleSoft
5 2 (3.92%) VMware
6 1 (1.96%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.96%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.96%) Murex
6 1 (1.96%) New Relic
6 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.96%) Splunk
6 1 (1.96%) Sybase
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