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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform Manager
Rank 869 870 876
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Manager 21 31 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.029% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.030% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 15 25 11
Average salary £65,500 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.16% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £51,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £82,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +30.95%

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
106438 102688 109004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.53% 94.55% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 86956 85302 92787
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 22 October 2014 within the UK.

Platform Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Platform Manager
Top 23 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 22 October 2014. 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 +12 20 £67,750 +12.91% 5
London +8 10 £92,500 +54.16% 3
South East -14 4 £38,500 -26.66% 1
Berkshire -4 2 - - 1
Norfolk - 2 £52,500 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £38,500 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £47,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £47,500 -
Abingdon - 2 £38,500 -
Leeds - 2 £47,500 -
East of England - 2 £52,500 - 1
City of London +11 1 - -
Scotland -3 1 £60,000 +38.72%
East Midlands -4 1 £57,500 -11.53%
Edinburgh -6 1 £60,000 +38.72%
West Midlands -26 1 £65,500 +19.09%
Bracknell - 1 - -
Derby - 1 £57,500 -
Newbury - 1 - -
Warwick - 1 £65,500 -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 £65,500 -
Derbyshire - 1 £57,500 -

Platform Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 20 (40.82%) Finance
2 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (26.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (22.45%) E-Commerce
5 10 (20.41%) Project Management
5 10 (20.41%) Marketing
6 9 (18.37%) ITIL
7 7 (14.29%) Product Management
8 6 (12.24%) Customer Engagement
8 6 (12.24%) User Experience
8 6 (12.24%) Oracle
8 6 (12.24%) Scrum
9 5 (10.20%) Advertising
9 5 (10.20%) Publishing
9 5 (10.20%) Migration
9 5 (10.20%) UNIX
9 5 (10.20%) Windows
9 5 (10.20%) Digital Media
9 5 (10.20%) Retail
10 4 (8.16%) Business Analysis
10 4 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (8.16%) Relational Database
10 4 (8.16%) Linux
10 4 (8.16%) LDAP
10 4 (8.16%) SAP
10 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
10 4 (8.16%) Sybase
10 4 (8.16%) Java
10 4 (8.16%) Perl
10 4 (8.16%) MySQL

Platform Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 (4.08%) Documentum
1 2 (4.08%) CMS
2 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.04%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (2.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Agresso
1 1 (2.04%) SAP BPC
1 1 (2.04%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) LDAP
1 4 (8.16%) SAN
2 1 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) Relational Database
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
1 4 (8.16%) MySQL
1 4 (8.16%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.08%) DB2
3 1 (2.04%) SAP BW
General
1 20 (40.82%) Finance
2 10 (20.41%) Marketing
3 5 (10.20%) Advertising
3 5 (10.20%) Publishing
3 5 (10.20%) Retail
4 3 (6.12%) Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Games
5 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.04%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) SAP Basis
1 3 (6.12%) J2EE
2 2 (4.08%) RESTful
3 1 (2.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) User Experience
2 5 (10.20%) Digital Media
3 4 (8.16%) E-Learning
4 2 (4.08%) Visualisation
4 2 (4.08%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.08%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.04%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.04%) Semantic Web
5 1 (2.04%) iSeries
5 1 (2.04%) Taxonomies
5 1 (2.04%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.20%) UNIX
1 5 (10.20%) Windows
2 4 (8.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.61%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (22.45%) E-Commerce
4 10 (20.41%) Project Management
5 9 (18.37%) ITIL
6 7 (14.29%) Product Management
7 6 (12.24%) Customer Engagement
7 6 (12.24%) Scrum
8 5 (10.20%) Migration
9 4 (8.16%) Business Analysis
9 4 (8.16%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (6.12%) Risk Management
10 3 (6.12%) B2C
10 3 (6.12%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (6.12%) Strategic Planning
10 3 (6.12%) Logistics
11 2 (4.08%) Content Management
11 2 (4.08%) Software Engineering
11 2 (4.08%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (4.08%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) Java
1 4 (8.16%) Perl
2 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) SLA
2 1 (2.04%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle
2 4 (8.16%) SAP
2 4 (8.16%) Sybase
2 4 (8.16%) Sun
3 3 (6.12%) IBM
4 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.04%) Adobe
5 1 (2.04%) Sage
5 1 (2.04%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.04%) NetSuite
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 18 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
BrightHouse
Posted: 23 hours ago
South East London
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £70k - 80k per year + bonus, package
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus
Posted: 6 days ago