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 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Platform Architect
UK
Rank 827 927 914
Rank change year-on-year
+100 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Architect 26 20 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.020% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.021% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 26 19 28
Median salary £103,750 £77,500 £76,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.87% +1.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £61,120 £49,900 £66,400
10% offered a salary of more than £112,500 £105,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £77,500 £54,400 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+42.46% -19.40%

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
80056 96820 101312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 66472 81235 84186
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 22 January 2017 within the UK.

Platform Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Platform Architect
Top 10 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 22 January 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 +104 26 £103,750 +29.68% 2
London +73 22 £112,500 +40.62% 2
City of London +55 13 £112,500 +47.54% 1
East of England - 3 £85,000 -
Luton - 2 £88,750 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £88,750 -
Norwich - 1 £50,000 -
Manchester - 1 £70,000 -
North West - 1 £70,000 -
Norfolk - 1 £50,000 -

Platform Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 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%) Data Architecture
2 23 (38.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (38.98%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (37.29%) SaaS
4 21 (35.59%) Degree
4 21 (35.59%) Oracle
5 19 (32.20%) Hadoop
5 19 (32.20%) NoSQL
5 19 (32.20%) Big Data
6 18 (30.51%) Finance
7 16 (27.12%) CRM
8 15 (25.42%) DevOps
8 15 (25.42%) Computer Science
9 14 (23.73%) Enterprise Architecture
10 13 (22.03%) Data Management
10 13 (22.03%) Back Office
10 13 (22.03%) Advertising
10 13 (22.03%) PhD
10 13 (22.03%) Postgraduate
10 13 (22.03%) E-Commerce
10 13 (22.03%) Mentoring
10 13 (22.03%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (22.03%) Master Data Management
10 13 (22.03%) Marketing
10 13 (22.03%) PaaS
10 13 (22.03%) MongoDB
10 13 (22.03%) Yammer
10 13 (22.03%) API Integration
11 12 (20.34%) Performance Optimisation
11 12 (20.34%) Relational Database

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 23 (38.98%) Amazon AWS
1 23 (38.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (37.29%) SaaS
3 13 (22.03%) PaaS
3 13 (22.03%) Yammer
4 10 (16.95%) IaaS
5 2 (3.39%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (3.39%) Office 365
6 1 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.69%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (1.69%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.69%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (1.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.69%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (1.69%) Route 53
6 1 (1.69%) SoftLayer
6 1 (1.69%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) Internet
2 1 (1.69%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.20%) Big Data
1 19 (32.20%) Hadoop
1 19 (32.20%) NoSQL
2 13 (22.03%) MongoDB
3 12 (20.34%) RDBMS
3 12 (20.34%) Relational Database
4 11 (18.64%) Amazon Redshift
4 11 (18.64%) Couchbase
5 7 (11.86%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (11.86%) Data Lake
5 7 (11.86%) HBase
5 7 (11.86%) Oracle Exadata
6 2 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (1.69%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (1.69%) MySQL
7 1 (1.69%) Pentaho
General
1 18 (30.51%) Finance
2 13 (22.03%) Advertising
2 13 (22.03%) Back Office
2 13 (22.03%) 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 1 (1.69%) .NET
2 1 (1.69%) CSS
2 1 (1.69%) CSS3
2 1 (1.69%) HTML
2 1 (1.69%) HTML5
2 1 (1.69%) J2EE
2 1 (1.69%) LAMP
2 1 (1.69%) RESTful
2 1 (1.69%) SOAP
2 1 (1.69%) Spring
2 1 (1.69%) Spring Boot
2 1 (1.69%) Velocity
2 1 (1.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.42%) Computer Science
2 13 (22.03%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (11.86%) Statistics
4 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.39%) User Experience
5 1 (1.69%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.69%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.25%) Linux
2 8 (13.56%) Unix
3 3 (5.08%) Android
3 3 (5.08%) Windows
4 2 (3.39%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.39%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.69%) CentOS
5 1 (1.69%) Debian
5 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.69%) Solaris
5 1 (1.69%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (42.37%) Data Architecture
2 16 (27.12%) CRM
3 15 (25.42%) DevOps
4 14 (23.73%) Enterprise Architecture
5 13 (22.03%) API Integration
5 13 (22.03%) Data Management
5 13 (22.03%) E-Commerce
5 13 (22.03%) Master Data Management
5 13 (22.03%) Mentoring
6 12 (20.34%) Performance Optimisation
7 11 (18.64%) Data Security
7 11 (18.64%) Database Optimisation
8 9 (15.25%) Open Source
9 7 (11.86%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (11.86%) Data Flow Diagram
10 6 (10.17%) Microservices
10 6 (10.17%) SOA
10 6 (10.17%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (6.78%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (5.08%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.47%) Java
2 2 (3.39%) Perl
3 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.69%) C#
3 1 (1.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.69%) Python
3 1 (1.69%) R
3 1 (1.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (35.59%) Degree
2 13 (22.03%) PhD
2 13 (22.03%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) vCloud
Vendors
1 21 (35.59%) Oracle
2 11 (18.64%) ParAccel
2 11 (18.64%) Vertica
3 7 (11.86%) Hortonworks
3 7 (11.86%) Teradata
4 3 (5.08%) Apple
4 3 (5.08%) VMware
5 2 (3.39%) Google
5 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.69%) AppDynamics
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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