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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform Architect
Rank 915 966 976
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Architect 17 12 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.011% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.011% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 12
Median salary £75,000 £75,000 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £75,000 £55,750 £75,000
% change year-on-year
+34.52% -25.66%

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
94522 107194 114726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.38% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79692 88358 93874
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 June 2016 within the UK.

Platform Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Platform Architect
Top 17 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 29 June 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 +54 17 £75,000 - 2
East of England - 7 £85,000 -
London +18 6 £75,000 -16.66% 2
Bedfordshire - 4 £85,000 -
Luton - 4 £85,000 -
South East - 3 £75,000 -
Surrey - 3 £75,000 -
Ipswich - 2 £50,500 -
Suffolk - 2 £50,500 -
City of London - 2 £67,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £67,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £67,500 -
Essex - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £67,500 -
Guildford - 1 £75,000 -
Brentwood - 1 - -

Platform Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 19 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (39.47%) SOA
3 14 (36.84%) Linux
3 14 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (31.58%) Microservices
5 11 (28.95%) CRM
5 11 (28.95%) E-Commerce
5 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
5 11 (28.95%) Finance
6 10 (26.32%) Enterprise Architecture
6 10 (26.32%) Java
7 9 (23.68%) Unix
7 9 (23.68%) Retail
7 9 (23.68%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (21.05%) TOGAF
9 7 (18.42%) IaaS
9 7 (18.42%) DevOps
9 7 (18.42%) Degree
9 7 (18.42%) PaaS
10 6 (15.79%) Financial Modelling
10 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
11 5 (13.16%) .NET
11 5 (13.16%) RESTful
12 4 (10.53%) API Development
12 4 (10.53%) C#
12 4 (10.53%) Informix
12 4 (10.53%) IT Governance
13 3 (7.89%) Business Development
13 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering

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 (5.26%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.63%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (2.63%) CloudStack
Applications
1 6 (15.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 19 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (36.84%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (18.42%) IaaS
3 7 (18.42%) PaaS
4 3 (7.89%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 3 (7.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (5.26%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (5.26%) Amazon S3
5 2 (5.26%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (5.26%) Azure Machine Learning
5 2 (5.26%) Route 53
6 1 (2.63%) OpenShift
6 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Firewall
2 2 (5.26%) Internet
3 1 (2.63%) BGP
3 1 (2.63%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (2.63%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (2.63%) MPLS
3 1 (2.63%) OSPF
3 1 (2.63%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) Informix
2 3 (7.89%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (5.26%) Big Data
3 2 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.26%) HDInsight
3 2 (5.26%) MySQL
3 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.63%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 9 (23.68%) Retail
3 1 (2.63%) Law
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) .NET
1 5 (13.16%) RESTful
2 3 (7.89%) J2EE
2 3 (7.89%) LAMP
2 3 (7.89%) SOAP
2 3 (7.89%) Web Services
3 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.63%) JSON
4 1 (2.63%) Middleware
4 1 (2.63%) REST
4 1 (2.63%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.26%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Fintech
3 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (36.84%) Linux
2 9 (23.68%) Unix
3 1 (2.63%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (39.47%) SOA
2 12 (31.58%) Microservices
3 11 (28.95%) CRM
3 11 (28.95%) E-Commerce
4 10 (26.32%) Enterprise Architecture
5 9 (23.68%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (21.05%) TOGAF
7 7 (18.42%) DevOps
8 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (15.79%) Financial Modelling
9 4 (10.53%) API Development
9 4 (10.53%) IT Governance
10 3 (7.89%) Business Development
10 3 (7.89%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (7.89%) Migration
10 3 (7.89%) Presales
10 3 (7.89%) Software Engineering
11 2 (5.26%) Electronic Trading
11 2 (5.26%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (26.32%) Java
2 4 (10.53%) C#
3 2 (5.26%) R
3 2 (5.26%) SQL
4 1 (2.63%) PHP
4 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.63%) Python
4 1 (2.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.26%) Puppet
2 1 (2.63%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.63%) Mesos
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) ArcSight
3 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
3 1 (2.63%) F5
3 1 (2.63%) HP
3 1 (2.63%) Juniper
3 1 (2.63%) Rackspace
3 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
3 1 (2.63%) Splunk
3 1 (2.63%) VMware
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