Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Platform Manager was £44,705 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 6 months to 18 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 > Scotland
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 221 210 236
Rank change year-on-year -11 +26 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Manager 2 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.036% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.12% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 4
Scotland median annual salary £44,705 £60,500 £67,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.11% -9.70% +11.67%
10th Percentile £42,353 £56,250 £54,275
90th Percentile £47,058 £65,250 £74,550
UK median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -20.00% +26.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent vacancies in Scotland with a recognized job title 5398 4990 6140
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.19% 96.00% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3449 3098 3950
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £64,825 £63,750
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Platform Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Platform Manager in Scotland

Platform Manager
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Platform Manager in Scotland

Platform Manager
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Platform Manager within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 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
South Lanarkshire - 2 £44,705 -
Platform Manager
UK

Platform Manager Skill Set
Top 19 Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 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 Scotland region featuring Platform Manager in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) HND
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 2 (100.00%) IT Strategy

Platform Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) PKI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) IT Strategy
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile Device Management
1 2 (100.00%) Open Source
1 2 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) HND
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware