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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 122 108 103
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 7 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.39% 0.50% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.52% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 10
Average salary £62,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- +13.63%
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
1736 1727 1644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.18% 95.57% 94.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1433 1497 1372
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 10 (71.43%) Citrix
1 10 (71.43%) VMware
2 9 (64.29%) UNIX
3 8 (57.14%) Windows
3 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
5 4 (28.57%) SAN
6 3 (21.43%) EMC
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) Finance
6 3 (21.43%) Service Management
6 3 (21.43%) GIS
6 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (21.43%) Network Design
6 3 (21.43%) Financial Modelling
6 3 (21.43%) Requirements Management
7 2 (14.29%) SaaS
7 2 (14.29%) Project Governance
7 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
7 2 (14.29%) Migration
7 2 (14.29%) Legal
7 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
7 2 (14.29%) ITIL
7 2 (14.29%) WAN
7 2 (14.29%) NetApp

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
3 1 (7.14%) LAN
3 1 (7.14%) Internet
3 1 (7.14%) VLAN
3 1 (7.14%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (7.14%) Advertising
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) UNIX
2 8 (57.14%) Windows
3 3 (21.43%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) AIX
4 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Risk Management
1 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (21.43%) Requirements Management
2 3 (21.43%) Network Design
2 3 (21.43%) Financial Modelling
2 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (21.43%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Project Governance
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.14%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) CCA
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (14.29%) CCEA
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (7.14%) CCAA
4 1 (7.14%) MCSD
4 1 (7.14%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (7.14%) Terminal Services
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Citrix
1 10 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) EMC
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) NetApp
4 1 (7.14%) HP
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