The table below looks at the statistics for the Platform Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Platform Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform Manager
Rank 879 918 868
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -50
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Manager 26 29 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.024% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.026% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 21 22 4
Average salary £69,000 £62,500 £62,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.40% -0.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £47,750 £46,700
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £72,150
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £59,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-2.54% +43.90%

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
103199 113344 103481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.54% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 85203 93021 86182
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Platform Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Platform Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Platform Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Platform Manager
Salary Trend

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

Platform Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Platform Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Platform Manager over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 within the UK.

Platform Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Platform Manager
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Platform Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 2 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +43 22 £69,500 +11.20% 4
London +27 13 £75,000 +16.27% 1
City of London +61 10 £75,000 -11.76%
South East +7 3 £60,000 +41.17% 1
West Midlands -9 3 £85,000 +44.06%
Warwick -13 2 £85,000 +44.06%
Warwickshire -19 2 £85,000 +44.06%
East Midlands - 2 £40,500 -
Berkshire - 2 £57,500 - 1
Slough - 2 £57,500 - 1
Leicestershire - 1 £41,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £40,000 -
Northampton - 1 £40,000 -
Coventry - 1 £85,000 -
Leeds - 1 £47,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £70,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £47,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £47,500 -

Platform Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Platform Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Platform Manager in their job title.

1 32 (56.14%) Finance
2 18 (31.58%) Banking
3 17 (29.82%) Service Delivery
4 16 (28.07%) Project Management
4 16 (28.07%) Data Centre
5 13 (22.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (19.30%) Scrum
8 10 (17.54%) Retail
8 10 (17.54%) SDLC
9 9 (15.79%) Java
9 9 (15.79%) ITIL
10 8 (14.04%) QA
10 8 (14.04%) Use Case
10 8 (14.04%) User Stories
11 7 (12.28%) DevOps
11 7 (12.28%) User Experience
11 7 (12.28%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (12.28%) Performance Testing
11 7 (12.28%) Velocity
11 7 (12.28%) E-Commerce
12 6 (10.53%) C
12 6 (10.53%) Supplier Management
12 6 (10.53%) People Management
13 5 (8.77%) SWIFT
13 5 (8.77%) Resource Management
13 5 (8.77%) SLA
14 4 (7.02%) HTML
14 4 (7.02%) CRM
14 4 (7.02%) J2EE

Platform Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Platform Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Platform Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.75%) SAS
1 1 (1.75%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.75%) SaaS
2 1 (1.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.75%) DNS
2 1 (1.75%) SAN
2 1 (1.75%) Internet
2 1 (1.75%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.75%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) DB2
2 1 (1.75%) OLAP
2 1 (1.75%) Base SAS
2 1 (1.75%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.75%) Big Data
2 1 (1.75%) Impala
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 32 (56.14%) Finance
2 18 (31.58%) Banking
3 10 (17.54%) Retail
4 2 (3.51%) Games
5 1 (1.75%) Legal
5 1 (1.75%) Publishing
5 1 (1.75%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (12.28%) Velocity
2 4 (7.02%) HTML
2 4 (7.02%) J2EE
3 3 (5.26%) HTML5
3 3 (5.26%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.75%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 16 (28.07%) Data Centre
2 7 (12.28%) User Experience
3 5 (8.77%) SWIFT
4 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.51%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.51%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.75%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.75%) UNIX
1 1 (1.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (29.82%) Service Delivery
2 16 (28.07%) Project Management
3 13 (22.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (19.30%) Scrum
6 10 (17.54%) SDLC
7 9 (15.79%) ITIL
8 8 (14.04%) Use Case
8 8 (14.04%) User Stories
9 7 (12.28%) DevOps
9 7 (12.28%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (12.28%) E-Commerce
9 7 (12.28%) Performance Testing
10 6 (10.53%) Supplier Management
10 6 (10.53%) People Management
11 5 (8.77%) Resource Management
12 4 (7.02%) PRINCE2
12 4 (7.02%) CRM
12 4 (7.02%) Change Management
12 4 (7.02%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.79%) Java
2 6 (10.53%) C
3 4 (7.02%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.26%) Scala
5 2 (3.51%) COBOL
6 1 (1.75%) PHP
6 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.75%) MCSE
2 1 (1.75%) CCNP
2 1 (1.75%) CCDP
2 1 (1.75%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.75%) PMP
2 1 (1.75%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.04%) QA
2 5 (8.77%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.75%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (7.02%) VMware
1 4 (7.02%) Planview
2 3 (5.26%) Cisco
2 3 (5.26%) NetApp
2 3 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (3.51%) Citrix
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.75%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.75%) Assembla
4 1 (1.75%) Teradata
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Salary: Market related
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