The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham 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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 115 94 88
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 6 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.33% 0.90% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.96% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 18
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £51,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
Infrastructure Architect
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1753 1464 1574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.95% 94.09% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1594 1280 1349
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,525 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Infrastructure Architect Salary Trend in Birmingham

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Infrastructure Architect Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 (64.29%) Windows
1 9 (64.29%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) Citrix
3 5 (35.71%) UNIX
3 5 (35.71%) ITIL
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (28.57%) Migration
4 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
5 3 (21.43%) Linux
5 3 (21.43%) EMC
5 3 (21.43%) SAN
5 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
5 3 (21.43%) Unified Communications
6 2 (14.29%) Office 365
6 2 (14.29%) Local Government
6 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (14.29%) SCCM
6 2 (14.29%) NetApp
6 2 (14.29%) CCA
6 2 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (14.29%) CCEA
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (14.29%) Mercator
6 2 (14.29%) WAN
7 1 (7.14%) DNS
7 1 (7.14%) SLA

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.14%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) SAN
1 3 (21.43%) Unified Communications
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) VLAN
3 1 (7.14%) PABX
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (14.29%) Local Government
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) UNIX
3 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) AIX
4 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 4 (28.57%) Migration
3 3 (21.43%) TOGAF
3 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (7.14%) Line Management
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) People Management
5 1 (7.14%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.14%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) SOA
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CCA
1 2 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (14.29%) CCEA
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) CCAA
2 1 (7.14%) MCSD
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) Terminal Services
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) MOM
2 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) VMware
2 8 (57.14%) Citrix
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) EMC
5 2 (14.29%) NetApp
5 2 (14.29%) Mercator
6 1 (7.14%) HP
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