Period
to 19 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Platform Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Merton during the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

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

Platform Engineer
South London > Merton
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Engineer 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merton 1.03% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Merton median annual salary £50,000 - -
South London median annual salary £50,000 £65,000 £26,500
% change year-on-year -23.08% +145.28% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merton. 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
Merton
Permanent vacancies in Merton with a recognized job title 287 263 295
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.63% 98.13% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 223 230 171
Merton median annual salary £52,500 £45,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.75% -3.68% -
10th Percentile £26,500 £30,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
South London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

Platform Engineer
Job Locations in Merton

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Platform Engineer within the Merton region over the 6 months to 19 November 2018. 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
Wimbledon - 3 £50,000 -
Platform Engineer
South London

Platform Engineer Skill Set
Top 22 Co-occurring IT Skills in Merton

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, Platform Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Merton region featuring Platform Engineer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) IPv4
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) PaaS
1 3 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
1 3 (100.00%) IaaS
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

Platform Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merton 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 3 (100.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) IaaS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
1 3 (100.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 3 (100.00%) DevOps
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 3 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 3 (100.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft