Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Platform Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Platform Engineer
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 197 194
Rank change year-on-year +55 -3 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Engineer 13 1 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.54% 0.029% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.030% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 18
Reading median annual salary £60,000 - £61,500
10th Percentile £50,000 - £60,750
90th Percentile £70,000 - £63,075
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 - £61,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 2290 3358 4424
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.90% 96.16% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1880 2516 3518
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £74,325 £72,000 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%

Platform Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Platform Engineer in Reading

Platform Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Platform Engineer in Reading

Platform Engineer Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Reading region featuring Platform Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Linux
1 13 (100.00%) HTTP
1 13 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 13 (100.00%) VPN
1 13 (100.00%) SSL
1 13 (100.00%) Internet
1 13 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 13 (100.00%) IPsec
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
1 13 (100.00%) Degree
1 13 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (100.00%) OpenStack
1 13 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 13 (100.00%) Docker
1 13 (100.00%) DevOps
1 13 (100.00%) Kubernetes
1 13 (100.00%) Private Cloud
1 13 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 13 (100.00%) API Integration

Platform Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 13 (100.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 13 (100.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 13 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) HTTP
1 13 (100.00%) Internet
1 13 (100.00%) IPsec
1 13 (100.00%) SSL
1 13 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 13 (100.00%) VPN
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 13 (100.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) API Integration
1 13 (100.00%) DevOps
1 13 (100.00%) Identity Management
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 13 (100.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware