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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform Manager
Rank 927 904 899
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Manager 24 37 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.035% 0.049%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.037% 0.050%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 35
Average salary £57,907 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.81% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £83,750 £79,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+15.78% +7.95%

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
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 average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Platform Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Platform Manager
Top 17 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 5 February 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
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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 -5 23 £57,907 +5.28% 2
London +3 15 £57,907 -3.48%
South East -8 5 £45,000 +2.85%
Oxfordshire -5 4 £45,000 +2.85%
Oxford -14 4 £45,000 +2.85%
City of London +55 2 £55,551 -34.64%
Westminster - 2 £55,551 -
Swindon - 2 £58,500 -
Wiltshire - 2 £58,500 -
South West - 2 £58,500 -
Berkshire +1 1 £62,500 -
Slough -1 1 £62,500 -
Scotland -1 1 £69,000 +62.35%
East of England -2 1 £72,500 -6.45% 2
Edinburgh - 1 £69,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £72,500 - 2
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £72,500 - 1

Platform Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (41.86%) Java
3 16 (37.21%) Finance
4 10 (23.26%) SEPA
5 9 (20.93%) SDLC
5 9 (20.93%) People Management
5 9 (20.93%) Firewall
5 9 (20.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (20.93%) Change Management
5 9 (20.93%) J2EE
5 9 (20.93%) Banking
6 8 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (18.60%) PaaS
6 8 (18.60%) Service Delivery
7 7 (16.28%) VPN
7 7 (16.28%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (16.28%) Load Balancing
7 7 (16.28%) User Experience
7 7 (16.28%) User Stories
7 7 (16.28%) DevOps
7 7 (16.28%) Line Management
8 6 (13.95%) Jenkins
8 6 (13.95%) Puppet
8 6 (13.95%) Planview
8 6 (13.95%) QA
8 6 (13.95%) Use Case
8 6 (13.95%) Performance Testing
8 6 (13.95%) Open Source
8 6 (13.95%) Project Planning
8 6 (13.95%) JSON

Platform Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 5 (11.63%) Apache
1 5 (11.63%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (11.63%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.33%) Confluence
2 1 (2.33%) IIS
2 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) PaaS
2 7 (16.28%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (11.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 3 (6.98%) Joyent
5 2 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (4.65%) IaaS
5 2 (4.65%) IBM PureFlex
6 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.93%) Firewall
2 7 (16.28%) VPN
3 5 (11.63%) DNS
3 5 (11.63%) LDAP
3 5 (11.63%) VLAN
4 4 (9.30%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.65%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (2.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (2.33%) HTTP
6 1 (2.33%) PBX
6 1 (2.33%) RTP
6 1 (2.33%) SAN
6 1 (2.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) MySQL
1 5 (11.63%) Redis
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Jenkins
1 6 (13.95%) JIRA
2 5 (11.63%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.63%) TeamCity
3 2 (4.65%) Gradle
3 2 (4.65%) JUnit
3 2 (4.65%) Maven
4 1 (2.33%) JBehave
4 1 (2.33%) Selenium
General
1 16 (37.21%) Finance
2 9 (20.93%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Front Office
4 1 (2.33%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.33%) Publishing
4 1 (2.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) J2EE
2 6 (13.95%) JSON
3 5 (11.63%) CSS
3 5 (11.63%) LAMP
3 5 (11.63%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (11.63%) XML
4 3 (6.98%) .NET
4 3 (6.98%) Web Services
5 2 (4.65%) JDBC
5 2 (4.65%) REST
5 2 (4.65%) Spring
5 2 (4.65%) WPF
6 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
6 1 (2.33%) SOAP
6 1 (2.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) User Experience
2 5 (11.63%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.65%) SWIFT
5 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.33%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.95%) Linux
2 5 (11.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (11.63%) Solaris
2 5 (11.63%) Ubuntu
3 3 (6.98%) SmartOS
4 1 (2.33%) Android
4 1 (2.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.93%) Change Management
2 9 (20.93%) People Management
2 9 (20.93%) SDLC
2 9 (20.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (18.60%) Service Delivery
4 7 (16.28%) DevOps
4 7 (16.28%) Line Management
4 7 (16.28%) Load Balancing
4 7 (16.28%) User Stories
5 6 (13.95%) Open Source
5 6 (13.95%) Performance Testing
5 6 (13.95%) Project Planning
5 6 (13.95%) Use Case
6 5 (11.63%) Analytics
6 5 (11.63%) Build Automation
6 5 (11.63%) Data Analytics
6 5 (11.63%) Web Operations
7 3 (6.98%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 18 (41.86%) Java
2 6 (13.95%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.63%) Perl
3 5 (11.63%) Ruby
3 5 (11.63%) Shell Script
4 3 (6.98%) C#
5 2 (4.65%) SQL
6 1 (2.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.26%) SEPA
2 6 (13.95%) QA
3 3 (6.98%) SLA
4 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (2.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) Docker
1 5 (11.63%) LXC
2 4 (9.30%) KVM
2 4 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.30%) Xen
3 2 (4.65%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) Puppet
2 5 (11.63%) Graphite
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle ZFS
2 5 (11.63%) ZABBIX
3 2 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.33%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Cisco
1 6 (13.95%) Planview
2 5 (11.63%) Oracle
2 5 (11.63%) Percona
2 5 (11.63%) VMware
3 3 (6.98%) NetApp
4 2 (4.65%) Blue Coat
4 2 (4.65%) CA
4 2 (4.65%) F5
4 2 (4.65%) IBM
4 2 (4.65%) Juniper
4 2 (4.65%) McAfee
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.33%) Rally
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Bristow Holland
Salary: £65k - 80k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago