The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Yorkshire region that had Platform Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Platform Engineer
England / Yorkshire
Rank 198 236 258
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Engineer 27 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.52% 0.14% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.15% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 25 7 6
Median salary £70,000 £45,000 £50,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -11.33%
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -

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
5095 6145 7047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.68% 96.95% 98.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4360 5135 5815
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Platform Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Yorkshire region that featured Platform Engineer in the job title.

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
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Platform Engineer across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Platform Engineer Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Platform Engineer
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Platform Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +43 21 £70,000 +43.58% 2
South Yorkshire - 5 £57,500 - 1
North Yorkshire -5 1 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Platform Engineer
England

Platform Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, Platform Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Yorkshire region featuring Platform Engineer in the job title.

1 31 (93.94%) Linux
2 30 (90.91%) DevOps
3 28 (84.85%) Puppet
4 27 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (78.79%) Configuration Management
5 26 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (75.76%) Python
6 25 (75.76%) Ruby
6 25 (75.76%) Opscode Chef
7 24 (72.73%) vSphere
7 24 (72.73%) XenServer
7 24 (72.73%) Unix
7 24 (72.73%) SQL
8 23 (69.70%) Oracle
8 23 (69.70%) Tivoli
8 23 (69.70%) Xen
8 23 (69.70%) OpenStack
8 23 (69.70%) CloudStack
9 22 (66.67%) Cobbler
9 22 (66.67%) Bash Shell
9 22 (66.67%) EnterpriseDB
9 22 (66.67%) Shell Script
9 22 (66.67%) DSDM
9 22 (66.67%) Scrum
9 22 (66.67%) RUP
10 14 (42.42%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (21.21%) AWS Certification
12 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
13 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
13 4 (12.12%) Docker

Platform Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (69.70%) CloudStack
1 23 (69.70%) OpenStack
2 2 (6.06%) nginx
3 1 (3.03%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.03%) IIS
3 1 (3.03%) JBoss
3 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (42.42%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.06%) GitHub
3 2 (6.06%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (6.06%) Slack
4 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (3.03%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Firewall
1 1 (3.03%) Internet
1 1 (3.03%) NAS
1 1 (3.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Redis
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.06%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (6.06%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (3.03%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) .NET
1 2 (6.06%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (6.06%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (6.06%) Sensu
1 2 (6.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 31 (93.94%) Linux
2 24 (72.73%) Unix
3 3 (9.09%) Windows
4 2 (6.06%) CentOS
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (90.91%) DevOps
2 27 (81.82%) Continuous Integration
3 26 (78.79%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (78.79%) Configuration Management
4 22 (66.67%) DSDM
4 22 (66.67%) RUP
4 22 (66.67%) Scrum
5 2 (6.06%) ITIL
5 2 (6.06%) Microservices
5 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.03%) OWASP
6 1 (3.03%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (75.76%) Python
1 25 (75.76%) Ruby
2 24 (72.73%) SQL
3 22 (66.67%) Bash Shell
3 22 (66.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (6.06%) Java
4 2 (6.06%) PHP
4 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 24 (72.73%) vSphere
1 24 (72.73%) XenServer
2 23 (69.70%) Xen
3 4 (12.12%) Docker
4 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.06%) Varnish
5 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (3.03%) KVM
Systems Management
1 28 (84.85%) Puppet
2 25 (75.76%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (69.70%) Tivoli
4 22 (66.67%) Cobbler
5 4 (12.12%) Terraform
6 2 (6.06%) Ansible
6 2 (6.06%) Consul
6 2 (6.06%) Grafana
6 2 (6.06%) Graphite
6 2 (6.06%) HAProxy
6 2 (6.06%) Packer
6 2 (6.06%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (69.70%) Oracle
2 22 (66.67%) EnterpriseDB
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.06%) Google
4 2 (6.06%) VMware
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