The median annual salary for a Platform Manager was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 830 930 925
Rank change year-on-year +100 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Platform Manager 22 20 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.019% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.020% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 22
Median salary £75,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.43% +21.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,250 £46,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £93,000 £81,250 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £79,000 £57,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +37.39% +21.05%  

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 82231 100619 103475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68306 84262 84520
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Platform Manager in the UK

Platform Manager
Top 13 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 29 March 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 +75 19 £77,500 +34.78% 3
London +73 15 £75,000 +15.38% 3
City of London +47 4 £72,500 +61.11%
South East +63 2 £100,000 +128.57%
Yorkshire +32 2 £58,000 +3.11%
West Yorkshire +17 2 £58,000 +3.11%
Oxfordshire +8 2 £100,000 +128.57%
Bradford +8 2 £58,000 +3.11%
Oxford +1 2 £100,000 +128.57%
South Wales - 2 £57,500 -
Wales - 2 £57,500 -
Scotland +22 1 - - 1
Edinburgh +3 1 - - 1

Platform Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (30.00%) Finance
3 13 (26.00%) Analytics
4 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
4 12 (24.00%) Scala
4 12 (24.00%) SaaS
5 11 (22.00%) BDD
5 11 (22.00%) Software Engineering
5 11 (22.00%) Scrum
5 11 (22.00%) Relational Database
6 10 (20.00%) Big Data
6 10 (20.00%) Python
6 10 (20.00%) RDBMS
6 10 (20.00%) TDD
6 10 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (16.00%) Project Management
8 6 (12.00%) CRM
8 6 (12.00%) B2B
8 6 (12.00%) B2C
8 6 (12.00%) Linux
8 6 (12.00%) Programme Management
8 6 (12.00%) User Experience
9 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (10.00%) People Management
9 5 (10.00%) DevOps
9 5 (10.00%) Retail
9 5 (10.00%) Degree
9 5 (10.00%) E-Commerce
9 5 (10.00%) Oracle
9 5 (10.00%) Middleware

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 2 (4.00%) CMS
1 2 (4.00%) IIS
1 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (4.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.00%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Maximo
2 3 (6.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.00%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (2.00%) Eloqua
3 1 (2.00%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.00%) SaaS
2 10 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (4.00%) PaaS
4 1 (2.00%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) SAN
2 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) Relational Database
2 10 (20.00%) Big Data
2 10 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.00%) Selenium
General
1 15 (30.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Retail
3 4 (8.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.00%) Banking
5 2 (4.00%) Marketing
6 1 (2.00%) Advertising
6 1 (2.00%) Back Office
6 1 (2.00%) French Language
6 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.00%) Italian Language
6 1 (2.00%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) Middleware
2 4 (8.00%) .NET
3 3 (6.00%) HTML
4 2 (4.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (4.00%) CSS
4 2 (4.00%) CSS3
4 2 (4.00%) HTML5
4 2 (4.00%) Web Services
5 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) User Experience
2 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.00%) Derivative
4 2 (4.00%) Equity Derivative
4 2 (4.00%) Fintech
4 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.00%) Replication
5 1 (2.00%) Equities
5 1 (2.00%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.00%) Linux
2 2 (4.00%) Windows
2 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.00%) Analytics
3 11 (22.00%) BDD
3 11 (22.00%) Scrum
3 11 (22.00%) Software Engineering
4 10 (20.00%) TDD
5 8 (16.00%) Project Management
6 6 (12.00%) B2B
6 6 (12.00%) B2C
6 6 (12.00%) CRM
6 6 (12.00%) Programme Management
7 5 (10.00%) DevOps
7 5 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 5 (10.00%) People Management
8 4 (8.00%) Business Development
8 4 (8.00%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (8.00%) Product Management
8 4 (8.00%) SDLC
9 3 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (6.00%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (24.00%) Scala
2 10 (20.00%) Python
3 4 (8.00%) Java
4 3 (6.00%) C++
5 2 (4.00%) PHP
5 2 (4.00%) SQL
6 1 (2.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.00%) CFA
3 1 (2.00%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) PMO
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (8.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 5 (10.00%) Oracle
2 4 (8.00%) SAP
3 3 (6.00%) IBM
4 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.00%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.00%) Adobe
5 1 (2.00%) Aprimo
5 1 (2.00%) Chordiant
5 1 (2.00%) Pega
5 1 (2.00%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 1 (2.00%) Teradata
West London
Vadis People
Salary: circ£50,000 - £60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Premier Media
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Robert Walters UK
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago