The table below looks at the statistics for the Platform Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Platform Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Platform Engineer
Rank - - 227
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Engineer 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire - - 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £52,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +31.25%
Platform Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region. 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6991 5088 5679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.55% 94.71% 96.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5547 4045 4677
Average salary £37,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Platform Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Platform Engineer in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Platform Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Platform Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Platform Engineer across the Yorkshire region.

Platform Engineer Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Platform Engineer
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Platform Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Solaris
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Netcool
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) MBA
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) CentOS
2 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (50.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter

Platform Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Platform Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) SNMP
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Solaris
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) CentOS
1 1 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MBA
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Netcool
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) ArcSight
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco