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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Platform Manager
Rank 861 904 888
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Manager 29 29 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.024% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.026% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 22 24 11
Average salary £47,500 £65,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.48% +31.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,537 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £92,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £58,750 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-21.27% +2.17%

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
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015 within the UK.

Platform Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Platform Manager
Top 21 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 24 April 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 +14 28 £47,500 -27.48% 4
London +19 8 £72,000 -10.00% 2
South East - 8 £45,000 -
City of London +32 7 £75,000 -10.44% 1
Oxford - 7 £45,000 -
Oxfordshire - 7 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire - 5 £47,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 5 £47,500 - 1
Leeds - 5 £47,500 -
North West - 3 - -
Manchester - 3 - -
East of England +16 2 - -
Cambridgeshire +13 2 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £40,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £70,000 -
Northampton - 1 £40,000 -
Coventry - 1 £85,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £85,000 - 1
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
Scotland - 1 - -

Platform Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 31 (48.44%) Finance
2 21 (32.81%) Retail
3 16 (25.00%) Banking
3 16 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 16 (25.00%) Project Management
4 14 (21.88%) E-Commerce
5 13 (20.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (18.75%) Marketing
7 11 (17.19%) Scrum
8 10 (15.63%) VMware
8 10 (15.63%) People Management
9 9 (14.06%) User Experience
9 9 (14.06%) Risk Management
9 9 (14.06%) ITIL
9 9 (14.06%) Java
10 8 (12.50%) Citrix
10 8 (12.50%) QA
10 8 (12.50%) Use Case
10 8 (12.50%) Coaching
10 8 (12.50%) DevOps
10 8 (12.50%) User Stories
11 7 (10.94%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (10.94%) Velocity
11 7 (10.94%) Performance Testing
11 7 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (9.38%) Computer Science
12 6 (9.38%) Degree
12 6 (9.38%) Supplier Management
12 6 (9.38%) ITIL Certification

Platform Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (1.56%) IIS
1 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.56%) SAS
1 1 (1.56%) CMS
1 1 (1.56%) SharePoint Server
1 1 (1.56%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (1.56%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (1.56%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Office
1 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) SaaS
2 1 (1.56%) PaaS
2 1 (1.56%) Office 365
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) DNS
2 4 (6.25%) DHCP
2 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.56%) VPN
3 1 (1.56%) LAN
3 1 (1.56%) VoIP
3 1 (1.56%) SAN
3 1 (1.56%) Internet
3 1 (1.56%) Firewall
3 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.56%) VLAN
3 1 (1.56%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (1.56%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.13%) DB2
2 1 (1.56%) OLAP
2 1 (1.56%) Base SAS
2 1 (1.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (1.56%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.56%) Big Data
2 1 (1.56%) Impala
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) JIRA
1 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
1 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
General
1 31 (48.44%) Finance
2 21 (32.81%) Retail
3 16 (25.00%) Banking
4 12 (18.75%) Marketing
5 6 (9.38%) Advertising
6 3 (4.69%) Electronics
7 2 (3.13%) Games
8 1 (1.56%) Publishing
8 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.94%) Velocity
2 1 (1.56%) HTML5
2 1 (1.56%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.56%) HTML
2 1 (1.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.06%) User Experience
2 6 (9.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.13%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.13%) Mainframe
3 2 (3.13%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.56%) DTV
4 1 (1.56%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.38%) Windows
2 4 (6.25%) Linux
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.00%) Project Management
1 16 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 14 (21.88%) E-Commerce
3 13 (20.31%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (17.19%) Scrum
6 10 (15.63%) People Management
7 9 (14.06%) ITIL
7 9 (14.06%) Risk Management
8 8 (12.50%) User Stories
8 8 (12.50%) DevOps
8 8 (12.50%) Use Case
8 8 (12.50%) Coaching
9 7 (10.94%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (10.94%) Performance Testing
10 6 (9.38%) Supplier Management
11 3 (4.69%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (4.69%) OpenUP
11 3 (4.69%) Demand Management
11 3 (4.69%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.06%) Java
2 4 (6.25%) SQL
3 3 (4.69%) C
4 2 (3.13%) COBOL
5 1 (1.56%) Scala
5 1 (1.56%) C#
5 1 (1.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
1 6 (9.38%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) MCSE
2 1 (1.56%) CCNP
2 1 (1.56%) CCDP
2 1 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.56%) XenApp
3 1 (1.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) SCOM
2 1 (1.56%) Puppet
2 1 (1.56%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.56%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (15.63%) VMware
2 8 (12.50%) Citrix
3 3 (4.69%) Red Hat
3 3 (4.69%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (1.56%) NetApp
4 1 (1.56%) SAP
4 1 (1.56%) Cisco
4 1 (1.56%) IBM
4 1 (1.56%) Teradata
4 1 (1.56%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.56%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.56%) Assembla
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