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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 135 105 102
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 7 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.31% 0.93% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.99% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3 13 13
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £52,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,000 £55,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,250 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.45% -8.33%
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
2128 1927 1568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.87% 94.41% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1924 1736 1343
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
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
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 28 November 2014.

Infrastructure Architect Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (40.00%) Citrix
4 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 5 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (26.67%) UNIX
5 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
5 4 (26.67%) TOGAF
5 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (20.00%) Unified Communications
6 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (20.00%) Migration
6 3 (20.00%) Linux
6 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (13.33%) MS Office
7 2 (13.33%) SOA
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (13.33%) Service Management
7 2 (13.33%) Middleware
7 2 (13.33%) Mercator
7 2 (13.33%) NetApp
7 2 (13.33%) Office 365
7 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
7 2 (13.33%) SCCM
7 2 (13.33%) Local Government
7 2 (13.33%) Degree
8 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (6.67%) Marketing
8 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (6.67%) PABX
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
General
1 2 (13.33%) Local Government
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 4 (26.67%) UNIX
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) TOGAF
3 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) SOA
4 2 (13.33%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (6.67%) Matrix Management
5 1 (6.67%) Network Management
5 1 (6.67%) People Management
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) MOM
2 1 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) Citrix
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) NetApp
4 2 (13.33%) Mercator
5 1 (6.67%) EMC
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago