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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform Manager
Rank 849 848 858
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Manager 26 30 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.028% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.030% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 10
Average salary £47,500 £44,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.95% +17.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £42,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £55,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £44,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +33.33%

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
100852 100814 101486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.48% 94.87%
Number of salaries quoted 83020 81115 85647
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 4 March 2015 within the UK.

Platform Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Platform Manager
Top 22 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 4 March 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 +7 25 £48,750 +10.79% 1
South East -13 6 £45,000 -
London +26 5 £60,000 +14.28%
Oxfordshire +7 5 £45,000 -
Oxford +6 5 £45,000 -
East of England +2 5 £77,500 +55.00%
Yorkshire -5 5 £47,500 -13.63% 1
West Yorkshire - 5 £47,500 - 1
Leeds - 5 £47,500 - 1
City of London +8 3 £85,000 +36.00%
Manchester +3 3 - -
North West -9 3 - -
Essex - 3 £77,500 -
Chelmsford - 3 £77,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 - -
Scotland +4 1 £42,500 +32.81% 1
Stafford - 1 £62,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Dundee - 1 £42,500 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Staffordshire - 1 £62,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £62,500 -

Platform Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 25 (37.31%) Finance
2 21 (31.34%) Marketing
3 20 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (26.87%) Retail
5 17 (25.37%) E-Commerce
6 13 (19.40%) Project Management
7 12 (17.91%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (17.91%) People Management
8 11 (16.42%) Advertising
8 11 (16.42%) VMware
9 10 (14.93%) Banking
9 10 (14.93%) Service Delivery
10 9 (13.43%) Scrum
10 9 (13.43%) Coaching
10 9 (13.43%) User Experience
11 8 (11.94%) Risk Management
11 8 (11.94%) Citrix
11 8 (11.94%) ITIL
11 8 (11.94%) Java
12 7 (10.45%) Supplier Management
12 7 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (8.96%) Computer Science
13 6 (8.96%) Degree
13 6 (8.96%) Customer Engagement
13 6 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (8.96%) Windows
13 6 (8.96%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (7.46%) DNS
14 5 (7.46%) Linux
14 5 (7.46%) Active Directory

Platform Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 2 (2.99%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (2.99%) SharePoint 2010
1 2 (2.99%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.49%) IIS
2 1 (1.49%) CMS
2 1 (1.49%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.49%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.99%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) SiteCatalyst
1 1 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) SaaS
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) PaaS
2 1 (1.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) DNS
2 4 (5.97%) DHCP
2 4 (5.97%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.49%) LAN
3 1 (1.49%) VoIP
3 1 (1.49%) VPN
3 1 (1.49%) Firewall
3 1 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.49%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.99%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.49%) JIRA
General
1 25 (37.31%) Finance
2 21 (31.34%) Marketing
3 18 (26.87%) Retail
4 11 (16.42%) Advertising
5 10 (14.93%) Banking
6 3 (4.48%) Electronics
7 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
7 2 (2.99%) Games
8 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.49%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) Velocity
2 1 (1.49%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) User Experience
2 6 (8.96%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.46%) Digital Media
4 4 (5.97%) E-Learning
5 2 (2.99%) Visualisation
5 2 (2.99%) Mainframe
5 2 (2.99%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.49%) DTV
6 1 (1.49%) Semantic Web
6 1 (1.49%) Ontologies
6 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.96%) Windows
2 5 (7.46%) Linux
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.85%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (25.37%) E-Commerce
3 13 (19.40%) Project Management
4 12 (17.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (17.91%) People Management
5 10 (14.93%) Service Delivery
6 9 (13.43%) Scrum
6 9 (13.43%) Coaching
7 8 (11.94%) Risk Management
7 8 (11.94%) ITIL
8 7 (10.45%) Supplier Management
9 6 (8.96%) Customer Engagement
9 6 (8.96%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (7.46%) DevOps
10 5 (7.46%) Performance Management
10 5 (7.46%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (5.97%) Use Case
11 4 (5.97%) Performance Testing
11 4 (5.97%) OpenUP
11 4 (5.97%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.94%) Java
2 4 (5.97%) SQL
3 2 (2.99%) COBOL
4 1 (1.49%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) Degree
1 6 (8.96%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.49%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.49%) SLA
2 1 (1.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 7 (10.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.46%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.49%) XenApp
3 1 (1.49%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.49%) Puppet
1 1 (1.49%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
1 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.49%) SCCM
1 1 (1.49%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (16.42%) VMware
2 8 (11.94%) Citrix
3 4 (5.97%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.97%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.49%) SAP
4 1 (1.49%) IBM
4 1 (1.49%) Adobe
4 1 (1.49%) Assembla
4 1 (1.49%) Sitecore
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