The median annual salary for a Platform Manager was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 870 897 948
Rank change year-on-year +27 +51  
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Manager 13 26 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.015% 0.026% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.027% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 22
Median salary £65,000 £68,750 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.45% -5.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £92,500 £84,750
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +13.63% +15.78%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 84418 95048 107138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.97% 96.53% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69006 80088 88313
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Platform Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Platform Manager in the UK

Platform Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Platform Manager in the UK

Platform Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Platform Manager over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Platform Manager in the UK

Platform Manager
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Platform Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 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
England +44 12 £65,000 -7.14% 1
London +21 9 £77,500 +3.33%
Shropshire - 3 £62,500 - 1
Telford - 3 £62,500 - 1
West Midlands - 3 £62,500 - 1
City of London +27 2 £70,000 +7.69%
Scotland +11 1 - -
Dundee - 1 - -

Platform Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 featuring Platform Manager in the job title.

1 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (36.11%) Scrum
2 13 (36.11%) SaaS
3 10 (27.78%) TDD
4 9 (25.00%) Analytics
4 9 (25.00%) Scala
5 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 8 (22.22%) Finance
6 7 (19.44%) Python
6 7 (19.44%) RDBMS
6 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
6 7 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (19.44%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (19.44%) Relational Database
6 7 (19.44%) DevOps
6 7 (19.44%) BDD
6 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (19.44%) Big Data
7 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 6 (16.67%) Puppet
7 6 (16.67%) Kanban
8 5 (13.89%) Pega
8 5 (13.89%) CRM
8 5 (13.89%) Marketing
8 5 (13.89%) Degree
9 4 (11.11%) Data Management
9 4 (11.11%) ITSM
9 4 (11.11%) B2B
9 4 (11.11%) IBM
9 4 (11.11%) Salesforce.com

Platform Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (8.33%) Documentum
2 2 (5.56%) IIS
2 2 (5.56%) SAS
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.78%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Adobe Campaign
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (5.56%) Eloqua
1 2 (5.56%) Maximo
1 2 (5.56%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 13 (36.11%) SaaS
2 7 (19.44%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.56%) FinancialForce.com
3 2 (5.56%) PaaS
4 1 (2.78%) BlueKai
4 1 (2.78%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) Big Data
1 7 (19.44%) RDBMS
1 7 (19.44%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 3 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Marketing
3 3 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.78%) French Language
4 1 (2.78%) Italian Language
4 1 (2.78%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) Middleware
1 3 (8.33%) REST
1 3 (8.33%) XML
1 3 (8.33%) XSD
2 2 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
3 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.56%) User Experience
5 1 (2.78%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.78%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.78%) Fintech
5 1 (2.78%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Windows
2 1 (2.78%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (36.11%) Scrum
3 10 (27.78%) TDD
4 9 (25.00%) Analytics
5 8 (22.22%) Software Engineering
6 7 (19.44%) BDD
6 7 (19.44%) DevOps
7 6 (16.67%) Kanban
7 6 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 5 (13.89%) CRM
9 4 (11.11%) B2B
9 4 (11.11%) Business Development
9 4 (11.11%) Coaching
9 4 (11.11%) Data Management
9 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
9 4 (11.11%) ITSM
9 4 (11.11%) Open Source
10 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (8.33%) People Management
10 3 (8.33%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) Scala
2 7 (19.44%) JavaScript
2 7 (19.44%) Python
3 2 (5.56%) Java
3 2 (5.56%) PHP
4 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.78%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (19.44%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (16.67%) Puppet
3 2 (5.56%) MOM
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Pega
2 4 (11.11%) IBM
2 4 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (8.33%) Oracle
4 2 (5.56%) Adobe
4 2 (5.56%) Aprimo
4 2 (5.56%) Chordiant
4 2 (5.56%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
4 2 (5.56%) SAP
4 2 (5.56%) Teradata
5 1 (2.78%) Google
Telford
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Salary: £59,375 - £65,625
Posted: 22 days ago