Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Platform Manager was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Platform Manager
UK > England
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1101 1156 1235
Rank change year-on-year +55 +79 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Manager 47 33 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.028% 0.019% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.019% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 27 22 27
England median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -20.00% +24.22%
10th Percentile £51,500 £47,875 £54,000
90th Percentile £96,000 £87,500 £85,500
UK median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -20.00% +25.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 159903 171823 198391
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.50% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 129207 145031 166378
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Platform Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Platform Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Platform Manager in England

Platform Manager
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Platform Manager in England.

Salary trend for Platform Manager in England

Platform Manager
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Platform Manager in England over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Platform Manager in England

Platform Manager
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Platform Manager within the England region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +28 31 £77,500 +21.57% 1
Midlands +40 6 £62,500 -
West Midlands +22 6 £62,500 -
South East +56 5 £67,500 -6.90% 2
North of England -3 4 £45,000 -19.28% 2
North West - 4 £45,000 -
East of England +11 1 £60,000 -11.11% 3
Platform Manager
UK

Platform Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Platform Manager 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 England region featuring Platform Manager in the job title.

1 30 (63.83%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (42.55%) Scrum
3 18 (38.30%) DevOps
4 16 (34.04%) Finance
5 11 (23.40%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
6 10 (21.28%) Data Management
6 10 (21.28%) Kanban
6 10 (21.28%) Data Centre
7 9 (19.15%) JIRA
7 9 (19.15%) Project Management
7 9 (19.15%) SharePoint
8 8 (17.02%) ITSM
8 8 (17.02%) Manufacturing
8 8 (17.02%) Banking
8 8 (17.02%) Online Banking
8 8 (17.02%) Test Automation
9 7 (14.89%) Mobile App
9 7 (14.89%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (14.89%) Jenkins
9 7 (14.89%) Open Source
9 7 (14.89%) Puppet
9 7 (14.89%) Salesforce.com
9 7 (14.89%) Coaching
9 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (12.77%) Software Delivery
10 6 (12.77%) MuleSoft
10 6 (12.77%) SFIA
10 6 (12.77%) Mentoring
10 6 (12.77%) Case Management

Platform Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 9 (19.15%) SharePoint
2 6 (12.77%) Documentum
3 3 (6.38%) Apache
4 2 (4.26%) Confluence
4 2 (4.26%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.26%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.26%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (2.13%) Apache Spark
5 1 (2.13%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.77%) SaaS
2 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.38%) Force.com
2 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.38%) Office 365
3 1 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (2.13%) IaaS
3 1 (2.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) Intranet
2 1 (2.13%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.13%) HDInsight
1 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (19.15%) JIRA
2 7 (14.89%) Jenkins
General
1 16 (34.04%) Finance
2 8 (17.02%) Banking
2 8 (17.02%) Manufacturing
3 6 (12.77%) Advertising
4 2 (4.26%) Retail
5 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.13%) Legal
5 1 (2.13%) Marketing
5 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) COM
1 3 (6.38%) REST
1 3 (6.38%) XML
1 3 (6.38%) XSD
2 2 (4.26%) AngularJS
2 2 (4.26%) Middleware
2 2 (4.26%) Node.js
2 2 (4.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Data Centre
2 8 (17.02%) Online Banking
3 7 (14.89%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (14.89%) Mobile App
4 6 (12.77%) Management Information System
5 4 (8.51%) Life Science
6 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.26%) Fintech
7 1 (2.13%) FMCG
7 1 (2.13%) Private Cloud
7 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Windows
2 3 (6.38%) Linux
3 2 (4.26%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (63.83%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (42.55%) Scrum
3 18 (38.30%) DevOps
4 11 (23.40%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (21.28%) Data Management
5 10 (21.28%) Kanban
6 9 (19.15%) Project Management
7 8 (17.02%) ITSM
7 8 (17.02%) Test Automation
8 7 (14.89%) Coaching
8 7 (14.89%) Open Source
9 6 (12.77%) Case Management
9 6 (12.77%) Configuration Management
9 6 (12.77%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (12.77%) Mentoring
9 6 (12.77%) Product Management
9 6 (12.77%) Risk Management
9 6 (12.77%) SFIA
9 6 (12.77%) Software Delivery
9 6 (12.77%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
1 2 (4.26%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) C#
2 1 (2.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (10.64%) Degree
2 1 (2.13%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) Active Directory
1 2 (4.26%) Docker
2 1 (2.13%) KVM
2 1 (2.13%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (14.89%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (14.89%) Puppet
2 1 (2.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (23.40%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.89%) Salesforce.com
3 6 (12.77%) MuleSoft
3 6 (12.77%) Pega
4 3 (6.38%) Citrix
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco
5 1 (2.13%) Google
5 1 (2.13%) HP
5 1 (2.13%) Oracle
5 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.13%) VMware