The median annual salary for a Platform Engineer was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 - 147
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Engineer 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.16% - 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% - 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Median salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £55,000 £32,292
% change year-on-year +9.09% +70.32%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1248 1751 2170
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 96.97% 96.63% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4379 7459 9255
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,750 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
2 7 (87.50%) Kubernetes
2 7 (87.50%) Private Cloud
2 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
2 7 (87.50%) Docker
2 7 (87.50%) Degree
2 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (87.50%) OpenStack
2 7 (87.50%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (87.50%) HTTP
2 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
2 7 (87.50%) VPN
2 7 (87.50%) SSL
2 7 (87.50%) Internet
2 7 (87.50%) Identity Management
2 7 (87.50%) IPsec
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
3 6 (75.00%) Blog
3 6 (75.00%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Python
4 1 (12.50%) Ansible
4 1 (12.50%) Puppet
4 1 (12.50%) 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 7 (87.50%) Cloud Foundry
1 7 (87.50%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) HTTP
1 7 (87.50%) Internet
1 7 (87.50%) IPsec
1 7 (87.50%) SSL
1 7 (87.50%) TCP/IP
1 7 (87.50%) VPN
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
1 7 (87.50%) Private Cloud
2 6 (75.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) DevOps
2 7 (87.50%) Identity Management
3 6 (75.00%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (12.50%) API Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) Kubernetes
2 1 (12.50%) Ansible
2 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
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