The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 114 117 102
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -15
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 6 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.32% 0.45% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.48% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 8
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £47,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £51,500 £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £56,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+15.04% -5.83%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1779 1882 1606
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.83% 93.68% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1538 1657 1418
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Infrastructure Architect
West Midlands

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 22 July 2014, 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 12 (80.00%) VMware
2 11 (73.33%) Citrix
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 8 (53.33%) Windows
5 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
6 6 (40.00%) Legal
6 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
6 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
7 5 (33.33%) Human Factors
7 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (20.00%) NetApp
9 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
9 3 (20.00%) EMC
9 3 (20.00%) Matrix Management
10 2 (13.33%) Degree
10 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
10 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (13.33%) 3PAR
10 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
10 2 (13.33%) ITIL
10 2 (13.33%) UNIX
10 2 (13.33%) WAN
10 2 (13.33%) Service Management
11 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
11 1 (6.67%) Advertising
11 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
11 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
11 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, 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 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (40.00%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Human Factors
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) UNIX
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) AIX
3 1 (6.67%) HPUX
3 1 (6.67%) Solaris
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (20.00%) Matrix Management
3 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Service Management
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) SOA
4 1 (6.67%) Network Management
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
4 1 (6.67%) MetaFrame
4 1 (6.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) SCCM
1 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (80.00%) VMware
2 11 (73.33%) Citrix
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) NetApp
4 3 (20.00%) EMC
5 2 (13.33%) 3PAR
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco