The median annual salary for a Platform Architect was £100,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Platform Architect
England / London
Rank 563 643 656
Rank change year-on-year +80 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Architect 21 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.063% 0.024% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.066% 0.025% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 2
Median salary £100,000 £80,000 £90,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -11.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £75,000 £82,050
10% offered a salary of more than £112,500 £105,000 £98,450
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £72,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -17.24% +26.08%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 31842 39729 39956
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.76% 96.09% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 26901 34261 33541
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +3.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Platform Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Platform Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Platform Architect in London

Platform Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Platform Architect in London

Platform Architect
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Platform Architect in London over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Platform Architect in London

Platform Architect
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Platform Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 22 March 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
City of London - 8 £112,500 - 1
Platform Architect
England

Platform Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Platform Architect 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 London region featuring Platform Architect in the job title.

1 24 (55.81%) Degree
2 22 (51.16%) Computer Science
3 20 (46.51%) Data Architecture
3 20 (46.51%) SaaS
4 18 (41.86%) Enterprise Architecture
4 18 (41.86%) Finance
5 17 (39.53%) Data Management
5 17 (39.53%) PhD
5 17 (39.53%) Oracle
6 16 (37.21%) Postgraduate
6 16 (37.21%) CRM
6 16 (37.21%) Back Office
6 16 (37.21%) Advertising
6 16 (37.21%) Marketing
6 16 (37.21%) Master Data Management
6 16 (37.21%) Mentoring
6 16 (37.21%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (37.21%) Yammer
6 16 (37.21%) API Integration
7 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (18.60%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (18.60%) DevOps
9 7 (16.28%) PaaS
9 7 (16.28%) NoSQL
9 7 (16.28%) E-Commerce
9 7 (16.28%) Java
10 5 (11.63%) Anomaly Detection
10 5 (11.63%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (11.63%) IaaS
10 5 (11.63%) Electronic Trading

Platform Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 1 (2.33%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 20 (46.51%) SaaS
2 16 (37.21%) Yammer
3 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (18.60%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (16.28%) PaaS
6 5 (11.63%) IaaS
7 4 (9.30%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (4.65%) IBM Cloud
8 2 (4.65%) Office 365
8 2 (4.65%) SoftLayer
9 1 (2.33%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (2.33%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (2.33%) Amazon S3
9 1 (2.33%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (2.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (2.33%) Route 53
9 1 (2.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.63%) Firewall
2 2 (4.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) NoSQL
2 5 (11.63%) Big Data
2 5 (11.63%) MongoDB
3 4 (9.30%) Amazon Redshift
3 4 (9.30%) Couchbase
3 4 (9.30%) Hadoop
3 4 (9.30%) RDBMS
3 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.33%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.33%) MySQL
4 1 (2.33%) NewSQL
General
1 18 (41.86%) Finance
2 16 (37.21%) Advertising
2 16 (37.21%) Back Office
2 16 (37.21%) Marketing
3 3 (6.98%) Publishing
3 3 (6.98%) Retail
4 2 (4.65%) Local Government
4 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.33%) Automotive
5 1 (2.33%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.63%) .NET
1 5 (11.63%) Web Services
2 4 (9.30%) Node.js
3 3 (6.98%) AngularJS
3 3 (6.98%) REST
4 2 (4.65%) Middleware
5 1 (2.33%) J2EE
5 1 (2.33%) Kafka
5 1 (2.33%) LAMP
5 1 (2.33%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (2.33%) React
5 1 (2.33%) RESTful
5 1 (2.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (51.16%) Computer Science
2 16 (37.21%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.33%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.33%) Data Structures
5 1 (2.33%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Android
1 3 (6.98%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Windows 10
2 2 (4.65%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.33%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Solaris
3 1 (2.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) Data Architecture
2 18 (41.86%) Enterprise Architecture
3 17 (39.53%) Data Management
4 16 (37.21%) API Integration
4 16 (37.21%) CRM
4 16 (37.21%) Master Data Management
4 16 (37.21%) Mentoring
5 8 (18.60%) DevOps
6 7 (16.28%) E-Commerce
7 5 (11.63%) Anomaly Detection
7 5 (11.63%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (11.63%) Data Security
7 5 (11.63%) Electronic Trading
8 4 (9.30%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (9.30%) Analytics
8 4 (9.30%) Database Optimisation
8 4 (9.30%) Performance Optimisation
8 4 (9.30%) Prototyping
8 4 (9.30%) SOA
8 4 (9.30%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.28%) Java
2 2 (4.65%) C#
2 2 (4.65%) Go
2 2 (4.65%) Python
3 1 (2.33%) GraphQL
3 1 (2.33%) Perl
3 1 (2.33%) PHP
3 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (55.81%) Degree
2 17 (39.53%) PhD
3 16 (37.21%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 17 (39.53%) Oracle
2 4 (9.30%) Google
2 4 (9.30%) ParAccel
2 4 (9.30%) Vertica
3 3 (6.98%) Apple
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.65%) VMware
5 1 (2.33%) Murex
5 1 (2.33%) Sybase
West End
Energon Global
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 26 holiday+38 hour week+ bonus + pension
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Energon People
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + 26 holiday+38 hour week+ bonus + pension
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Altus Analytics
Posted: 14 days ago