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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Platform Architect
UK
Rank 828 924 928
Rank change year-on-year
+96 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Architect 21 14 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.014% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.014% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 21
Median salary £112,500 £77,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.16% -3.12%
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £49,750 £73,750
% change year-on-year
+30.65% -32.54%

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
80378 98697 102848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.47% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 66729 82822 84999
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 February 2017 within the UK.

Platform Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Platform Architect
Top 8 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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +116 21 £112,500 +15.38% 2
London +70 19 £112,500 +7.14% 1
City of London +53 12 £112,500 +47.54% 1
Leeds - 1 £60,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £60,000 -
Manchester - 1 £70,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £60,000 -
North West - 1 £70,000 -

Platform Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 25 (42.37%) SaaS
2 24 (40.68%) Oracle
3 23 (38.98%) Data Architecture
3 23 (38.98%) Degree
4 21 (35.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (35.59%) Finance
5 20 (33.90%) Amazon AWS
6 19 (32.20%) Computer Science
6 19 (32.20%) Enterprise Architecture
6 19 (32.20%) CRM
7 16 (27.12%) PhD
7 16 (27.12%) Postgraduate
7 16 (27.12%) Advertising
7 16 (27.12%) Back Office
7 16 (27.12%) Data Management
7 16 (27.12%) Marketing
7 16 (27.12%) Master Data Management
7 16 (27.12%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (27.12%) Mentoring
7 16 (27.12%) Yammer
7 16 (27.12%) API Integration
8 14 (23.73%) Big Data
8 14 (23.73%) NoSQL
8 14 (23.73%) Hadoop
9 13 (22.03%) PaaS
10 11 (18.64%) E-Commerce
11 10 (16.95%) Linux
11 10 (16.95%) DevOps
12 9 (15.25%) Unix
12 9 (15.25%) IaaS

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 (3.39%) CMS
2 1 (1.69%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.69%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 25 (42.37%) SaaS
2 21 (35.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (33.90%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (27.12%) Yammer
5 13 (22.03%) PaaS
6 9 (15.25%) IaaS
7 3 (5.08%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (3.39%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (3.39%) Office 365
8 2 (3.39%) SoftLayer
9 1 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (1.69%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (1.69%) Amazon S3
9 1 (1.69%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (1.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (1.69%) Route 53
9 1 (1.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.08%) Firewall
2 2 (3.39%) Internet
3 1 (1.69%) LAN
3 1 (1.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (23.73%) Big Data
1 14 (23.73%) Hadoop
1 14 (23.73%) NoSQL
2 8 (13.56%) MongoDB
3 7 (11.86%) Apache Cassandra
3 7 (11.86%) Data Lake
3 7 (11.86%) HBase
3 7 (11.86%) Oracle Exadata
3 7 (11.86%) RDBMS
3 7 (11.86%) Relational Database
4 6 (10.17%) Amazon Redshift
4 6 (10.17%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.69%) MySQL
5 1 (1.69%) Pentaho
General
1 21 (35.59%) Finance
2 16 (27.12%) Advertising
2 16 (27.12%) Back Office
2 16 (27.12%) Marketing
3 3 (5.08%) Publishing
4 2 (3.39%) Local Government
4 2 (3.39%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.39%) Retail
5 1 (1.69%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) Middleware
2 2 (3.39%) Web Services
3 1 (1.69%) .NET
3 1 (1.69%) CSS
3 1 (1.69%) CSS3
3 1 (1.69%) HTML
3 1 (1.69%) HTML5
3 1 (1.69%) J2EE
3 1 (1.69%) LAMP
3 1 (1.69%) RESTful
3 1 (1.69%) SOAP
3 1 (1.69%) Spring
3 1 (1.69%) Spring Boot
3 1 (1.69%) Spring Cloud
3 1 (1.69%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.20%) Computer Science
2 16 (27.12%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (11.86%) Statistics
4 3 (5.08%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (3.39%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.39%) User Experience
6 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.69%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.95%) Linux
2 9 (15.25%) Unix
3 4 (6.78%) Windows
4 3 (5.08%) Android
5 2 (3.39%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.39%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.69%) CentOS
6 1 (1.69%) Debian
6 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.69%) Solaris
6 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) Data Architecture
2 19 (32.20%) CRM
2 19 (32.20%) Enterprise Architecture
3 16 (27.12%) API Integration
3 16 (27.12%) Data Management
3 16 (27.12%) Master Data Management
3 16 (27.12%) Mentoring
4 11 (18.64%) E-Commerce
5 10 (16.95%) DevOps
6 9 (15.25%) Open Source
7 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (11.86%) Data Flow Diagram
7 7 (11.86%) Microservices
7 7 (11.86%) SOA
8 6 (10.17%) Data Security
8 6 (10.17%) Database Optimisation
8 6 (10.17%) Performance Optimisation
8 6 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (6.78%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.47%) Java
2 2 (3.39%) Perl
2 2 (3.39%) Python
3 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.69%) C#
3 1 (1.69%) Go
3 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.69%) R
3 1 (1.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 23 (38.98%) Degree
2 16 (27.12%) PhD
2 16 (27.12%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Docker
1 1 (1.69%) vCloud
Vendors
1 24 (40.68%) Oracle
2 7 (11.86%) Hortonworks
2 7 (11.86%) Teradata
3 6 (10.17%) ParAccel
3 6 (10.17%) Vertica
4 3 (5.08%) Apple
4 3 (5.08%) Google
4 3 (5.08%) VMware
5 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.69%) AppDynamics
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco
6 1 (1.69%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.69%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.69%) Murex
6 1 (1.69%) New Relic
6 1 (1.69%) Rackspace
6 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.69%) Splunk
6 1 (1.69%) Sybase
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