The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Infrastructure Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 188 192 215
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 37 41 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.64% 0.71% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.76% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 33 14 9
Average salary £55,500 £62,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.20% -
90% offered a salary of more than £53,050 £48,200 £62,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,400 £75,000 £71,200
UK excluding London average salary £55,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.90% -8.33%
Infrastructure Architect
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5412 5407 5057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.06% 93.50% 93.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3817 3971 4211
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,350 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect across the Berkshire region.

Infrastructure Architect Salary Trend in Berkshire

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Infrastructure Architect Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Infrastructure Architect
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell -9 13 £53,050 -3.54%
Reading -9 7 £60,000 -7.69%
Slough -3 3 £65,000 -
Maidenhead +5 2 £80,000 -
Wokingham - 1 £53,000 -
Infrastructure Architect
South East

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Infrastructure Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Architect in their job title.

1 22 (47.83%) ITIL
1 22 (47.83%) TOGAF
2 20 (43.48%) UNIX
2 20 (43.48%) Retail
3 18 (39.13%) VMware
4 17 (36.96%) Windows
5 16 (34.78%) Citrix
6 15 (32.61%) Linux
7 14 (30.43%) IBM
8 13 (28.26%) Cisco
9 12 (26.09%) HP
9 12 (26.09%) Problem Management
10 11 (23.91%) Oracle
11 9 (19.57%) WAN
11 9 (19.57%) SAN
12 7 (15.22%) Load Balancing
12 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (13.04%) DB2
13 6 (13.04%) WLAN
13 6 (13.04%) Dell
13 6 (13.04%) CheckPoint
13 6 (13.04%) Middleware
13 6 (13.04%) MPLS
13 6 (13.04%) OSPF
13 6 (13.04%) BGP
13 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
14 5 (10.87%) WebSphere Application Server
14 5 (10.87%) WebLogic
14 5 (10.87%) JBoss

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Infrastructure Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (10.87%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (10.87%) WebLogic
1 5 (10.87%) JBoss
1 5 (10.87%) Tomcat
1 5 (10.87%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.52%) Lync
4 1 (2.17%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (2.17%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Office 365
2 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (19.57%) WAN
1 9 (19.57%) SAN
2 6 (13.04%) MPLS
2 6 (13.04%) OSPF
2 6 (13.04%) BGP
2 6 (13.04%) WLAN
3 5 (10.87%) Firewall
3 5 (10.87%) Software-Defined Networking
4 3 (6.52%) LAN
5 2 (4.35%) IKE
5 2 (4.35%) VLAN
6 1 (2.17%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) DB2
2 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
3 3 (6.52%) RDBMS
3 3 (6.52%) NoSQL
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle Exadata
3 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
General
1 20 (43.48%) Retail
2 3 (6.52%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Legal
2 3 (6.52%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Replication
2 3 (6.52%) FMCG
3 1 (2.17%) Human Factors
3 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (43.48%) UNIX
2 17 (36.96%) Windows
3 15 (32.61%) Linux
4 6 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (6.52%) AIX
6 1 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (47.83%) ITIL
1 22 (47.83%) TOGAF
2 12 (26.09%) Problem Management
3 7 (15.22%) Load Balancing
4 5 (10.87%) Root Cause Analysis
4 5 (10.87%) Network Design
4 5 (10.87%) Service Desk Management
5 3 (6.52%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (6.52%) Migration
6 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.17%) Business Transformation
7 1 (2.17%) Network Management
7 1 (2.17%) Change Control
7 1 (2.17%) Knowledge Management
7 1 (2.17%) MODAF
7 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.17%) SOA
7 1 (2.17%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
1 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
1 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) NCDA
2 1 (2.17%) NCIE
2 1 (2.17%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) MCSD
2 1 (2.17%) MCSE
2 1 (2.17%) CCNP
2 1 (2.17%) CCA
2 1 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (2.17%) CCEA
2 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.87%) Hyper-V
2 5 (10.87%) KVM
3 3 (6.52%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.17%) XenApp
4 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 18 (39.13%) VMware
2 16 (34.78%) Citrix
3 14 (30.43%) IBM
4 13 (28.26%) Cisco
5 12 (26.09%) HP
6 11 (23.91%) Oracle
7 6 (13.04%) Dell
7 6 (13.04%) CheckPoint
8 5 (10.87%) webMethods
8 5 (10.87%) Nokia
8 5 (10.87%) Microsoft
9 2 (4.35%) EMC
10 1 (2.17%) Juniper
10 1 (2.17%) NetApp