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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 219 198 175
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -23
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 8 24 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.13% 0.44% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.47% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 27
Average salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £72,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
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
5496 5108 5231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.35% 92.97% 94.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3839 3994 4357
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,500 £26,825
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Reading -18 4 £57,500 +4.54%
Newbury - 2 £78,750 -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Infrastructure Architect
South East

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 9 (40.91%) DNS
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) Citrix
2 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
3 7 (31.82%) XenApp
3 7 (31.82%) SCCM
4 6 (27.27%) Windows
4 6 (27.27%) Finance
5 5 (22.73%) PKI
5 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
6 4 (18.18%) TOGAF
6 4 (18.18%) ITIL
6 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
7 3 (13.64%) Juniper
7 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (13.64%) Cisco
7 3 (13.64%) VMware
7 3 (13.64%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (13.64%) AppSense
7 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
7 3 (13.64%) Retail
7 3 (13.64%) SCOM
8 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (9.09%) F5
8 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (9.09%) Network Security
8 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
8 2 (9.09%) Fujitsu
8 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) DNS
2 2 (9.09%) SSL
2 2 (9.09%) Network Security
2 2 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) PKI
2 1 (4.55%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 6 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) ITIL
1 4 (18.18%) TOGAF
2 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
2 2 (9.09%) Data Security
3 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
3 1 (4.55%) Migration
3 1 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
3 1 (4.55%) Project Management
3 1 (4.55%) Service Management
3 1 (4.55%) Matrix Management
3 1 (4.55%) Network Management
3 1 (4.55%) Change Control
3 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (4.55%) MODAF
3 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 5 (22.73%) SC Cleared
3 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (9.09%) CCNA
5 1 (4.55%) CCNP
5 1 (4.55%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.55%) NCDA
5 1 (4.55%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (9.09%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) XenApp
2 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 3 (13.64%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (31.82%) SCCM
2 3 (13.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
1 8 (36.36%) Citrix
2 3 (13.64%) Juniper
2 3 (13.64%) VMware
2 3 (13.64%) AppSense
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco
3 2 (9.09%) Fujitsu
3 2 (9.09%) F5
4 1 (4.55%) NetApp