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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform Architect
Rank 887 957 973
Rank change year-on-year
+70 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Architect 25 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.017% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.017% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 8
Median salary £80,000 £90,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +24.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £64,350 £55,250 £71,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £95,000 £74,750
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £82,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +22.22%

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
91719 105001 110310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.27% 96.26% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76765 87557 89208
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £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 30 September 2016 within the UK.

Platform Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Platform Architect
Top 6 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 30 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
England +65 25 £80,000 -11.11% 2
London +51 16 £80,000 -11.11% 1
South East +46 9 £60,000 +4.34%
Surrey - 7 - -
Staines - 7 - -
Berkshire - 2 £60,000 -

Platform Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 23 (53.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (51.16%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (34.88%) Hadoop
3 15 (34.88%) NoSQL
3 15 (34.88%) Big Data
4 13 (30.23%) Linux
4 13 (30.23%) DevOps
5 12 (27.91%) Degree
5 12 (27.91%) E-Commerce
6 11 (25.58%) Unix
7 9 (20.93%) Performance Optimisation
7 9 (20.93%) PaaS
7 9 (20.93%) Open Source
7 9 (20.93%) IaaS
8 8 (18.60%) MongoDB
8 8 (18.60%) Data Architecture
8 8 (18.60%) Database Optimisation
8 8 (18.60%) Vertica
8 8 (18.60%) ParAccel
8 8 (18.60%) Couchbase
8 8 (18.60%) Relational Database
8 8 (18.60%) Amazon Redshift
8 8 (18.60%) SOA
8 8 (18.60%) RDBMS
8 8 (18.60%) Data Security
9 7 (16.28%) Teradata
9 7 (16.28%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (16.28%) Statistics
9 7 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (16.28%) Oracle

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 (4.65%) CMS
2 1 (2.33%) CloudStack
2 1 (2.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (53.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (51.16%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (20.93%) IaaS
3 9 (20.93%) PaaS
4 7 (16.28%) SaaS
5 1 (2.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (2.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Firewall
2 1 (2.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) Big Data
1 15 (34.88%) Hadoop
1 15 (34.88%) NoSQL
2 8 (18.60%) Amazon Redshift
2 8 (18.60%) Couchbase
2 8 (18.60%) MongoDB
2 8 (18.60%) RDBMS
2 8 (18.60%) Relational Database
3 7 (16.28%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (16.28%) Data Lake
3 7 (16.28%) HBase
3 7 (16.28%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.33%) Informix
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (11.63%) Retail
2 4 (9.30%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Law
3 1 (2.33%) Local Government
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Publishing
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.98%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) .NET Framework
2 2 (4.65%) JSON
2 2 (4.65%) REST
2 2 (4.65%) RESTful
2 2 (4.65%) Web Services
3 1 (2.33%) CSS
3 1 (2.33%) HTML
3 1 (2.33%) LAMP
3 1 (2.33%) Middleware
3 1 (2.33%) OAuth
3 1 (2.33%) OpenID
3 1 (2.33%) Sass
3 1 (2.33%) SOAP
3 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Statistics
2 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (4.65%) User Experience
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.33%) Fintech
4 1 (2.33%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (2.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.23%) Linux
2 11 (25.58%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) DevOps
2 12 (27.91%) E-Commerce
3 9 (20.93%) Open Source
3 9 (20.93%) Performance Optimisation
4 8 (18.60%) Data Architecture
4 8 (18.60%) Data Security
4 8 (18.60%) Database Optimisation
4 8 (18.60%) SOA
5 7 (16.28%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (16.28%) Data Flow Diagram
5 7 (16.28%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (13.95%) Microservices
7 4 (9.30%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (9.30%) CRM
8 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (6.98%) Migration
9 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
9 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (4.65%) TOGAF
9 2 (4.65%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) Java
2 2 (4.65%) C#
3 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.33%) PHP
3 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.33%) Python
3 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) ParAccel
1 8 (18.60%) Vertica
2 7 (16.28%) Hortonworks
2 7 (16.28%) Oracle
2 7 (16.28%) Teradata
3 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.33%) Juniper
4 1 (2.33%) MuleSoft
4 1 (2.33%) Rackspace
4 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.33%) VMware
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