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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 127 122 112
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 17 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.69% 0.44% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.45% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 8
Average salary £52,500 £62,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £61,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £63,250
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
2344 1781 1748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.05% 97.32% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1759 1456 1518
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

Infrastructure Architect Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 10 (47.62%) VMware
2 10 (47.62%) TOGAF
2 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
4 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
5 7 (33.33%) SCCM
5 7 (33.33%) Skype for Business
6 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
7 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (23.81%) Windows
7 5 (23.81%) Presales
7 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
8 4 (19.05%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (19.05%) IaaS
8 4 (19.05%) LAN
8 4 (19.05%) WAN
8 4 (19.05%) ITIL
8 4 (19.05%) Cisco
8 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
8 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (19.05%) Information Security
8 4 (19.05%) Zachman Framework
8 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
9 3 (14.29%) Business Development
9 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (14.29%) SCOM

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 7 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (19.05%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) LAN
1 4 (19.05%) WAN
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 5 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
1 5 (23.81%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (47.62%) TOGAF
2 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (23.81%) Presales
3 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (19.05%) Information Security
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (19.05%) Zachman Framework
4 3 (14.29%) Business Development
4 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.76%) BCP
5 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.76%) Change Control
5 1 (4.76%) High Availability
5 1 (4.76%) Line Management
5 1 (4.76%) Network Design
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 6 (28.57%) Hyper-V
2 6 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) SCCM
2 4 (19.05%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Backup Exec
3 3 (14.29%) NetBackup
3 3 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (47.62%) VMware
2 8 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco
4 3 (14.29%) Mercator
4 3 (14.29%) Symantec
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix
6 1 (4.76%) Juniper
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + 5K Car allow + Excellent and achievable bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago