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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Platform Engineer
Rank 248 257 246
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Engineer 6 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.096% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.099% 0.15% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 7
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
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
6067 6853 6386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.75% 98.07% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5080 5675 4937
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Platform Engineer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
West Yorkshire -1 5 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Platform Engineer
England

Platform Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 6 (60.00%) Puppet
3 5 (50.00%) DevOps
4 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (40.00%) Windows
4 4 (40.00%) Python
4 4 (40.00%) Perl
4 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (40.00%) IIS
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (20.00%) SaaS
6 2 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (20.00%) Fintech
6 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (20.00%) Lync
6 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (20.00%) F5
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
6 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (20.00%) .NET
6 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
6 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (20.00%) ITIL
6 2 (20.00%) Unix

Platform Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (40.00%) IIS
2 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (20.00%) Lync
2 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (10.00%) Tuxedo
3 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (20.00%) SaaS
2 1 (10.00%) IaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (10.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (30.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Fintech
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Unix
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) DevOps
2 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (10.00%) SOA
3 1 (10.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Perl
1 4 (40.00%) Python
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (10.00%) PHP
4 1 (10.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) Puppet
2 4 (40.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) F5
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Apple
3 1 (10.00%) Brocade
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago