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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform Manager
Rank 874 903 875
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Manager 23 28 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.024% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.025% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 16 19 4
Average salary £72,000 £55,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.72% +0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £48,500 £43,700
10% offered a salary of more than £83,750 £64,500 £63,850
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £55,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +21.97%

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
103565 111264 102717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85635 90957 85091
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 £26,500 £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 27 July 2015 within the UK.

Platform Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Platform Manager
Top 13 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 27 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 +30 18 £75,000 +35.13% 1
London +17 12 £75,000 +36.36%
City of London +20 7 £75,000 +39.53%
South East +29 3 £60,000 +41.17%
Slough - 3 £60,000 -
Berkshire - 3 £60,000 -
Warwick -12 2 £85,000 +36.00%
West Midlands -19 2 £85,000 +36.00%
Warwickshire -20 2 £85,000 +36.00%
Edinburgh - 1 - - 2
East Midlands - 1 £41,000 -
Leicestershire - 1 £41,000 -
Scotland - 1 - - 2

Platform Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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 29 (56.86%) Finance
2 18 (35.29%) Banking
3 14 (27.45%) Service Delivery
4 13 (25.49%) Project Management
5 12 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (23.53%) Data Centre
6 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (19.61%) Scrum
6 10 (19.61%) ITIL
7 8 (15.69%) Java
7 8 (15.69%) SDLC
8 7 (13.73%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (13.73%) User Stories
8 7 (13.73%) QA
8 7 (13.73%) Use Case
8 7 (13.73%) SLA
8 7 (13.73%) Retail
9 6 (11.76%) C
9 6 (11.76%) Performance Testing
9 6 (11.76%) Velocity
9 6 (11.76%) People Management
9 6 (11.76%) DevOps
9 6 (11.76%) User Experience
10 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (9.80%) SWIFT
10 5 (9.80%) Resource Management
10 5 (9.80%) E-Commerce
10 5 (9.80%) Change Management
10 5 (9.80%) Service Management
11 4 (7.84%) CRM

Platform Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (1.96%) SAS
1 1 (1.96%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.96%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) Internet
2 1 (1.96%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.96%) DHCP
2 1 (1.96%) DNS
2 1 (1.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) DB2
1 1 (1.96%) OLAP
1 1 (1.96%) Base SAS
1 1 (1.96%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
1 1 (1.96%) Big Data
1 1 (1.96%) Impala
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 29 (56.86%) Finance
2 18 (35.29%) Banking
3 7 (13.73%) Retail
4 2 (3.92%) Games
5 1 (1.96%) Legal
5 1 (1.96%) Publishing
5 1 (1.96%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.96%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) Velocity
2 4 (7.84%) HTML
2 4 (7.84%) J2EE
3 3 (5.88%) HTML5
3 3 (5.88%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.96%) Symfony
4 1 (1.96%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.96%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.53%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.76%) User Experience
3 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.80%) SWIFT
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.96%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.96%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) UNIX
2 1 (1.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (27.45%) Service Delivery
2 13 (25.49%) Project Management
3 12 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (19.61%) Scrum
4 10 (19.61%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (19.61%) ITIL
5 8 (15.69%) SDLC
6 7 (13.73%) Use Case
6 7 (13.73%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (13.73%) User Stories
7 6 (11.76%) People Management
7 6 (11.76%) DevOps
7 6 (11.76%) Performance Testing
8 5 (9.80%) Resource Management
8 5 (9.80%) Service Management
8 5 (9.80%) Change Management
8 5 (9.80%) E-Commerce
9 4 (7.84%) PRINCE2
9 4 (7.84%) CRM
9 4 (7.84%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.69%) Java
2 6 (11.76%) C
3 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.88%) Scala
5 2 (3.92%) SQL
6 1 (1.96%) PHP
6 1 (1.96%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.96%) MCSE
2 1 (1.96%) CCNP
2 1 (1.96%) CCDP
2 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.96%) PMP
2 1 (1.96%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) SLA
1 7 (13.73%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (7.84%) Cisco
1 4 (7.84%) NetApp
1 4 (7.84%) VMware
1 4 (7.84%) Planview
2 3 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.96%) Teradata
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.96%) Citrix
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle
3 1 (1.96%) Sybase
3 1 (1.96%) Cloudera
3 1 (1.96%) Assembla
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TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus/Package/Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, LOTH, GB
RBS
Posted: 25 days ago