The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank - 116 114
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 0 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.60% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.62% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 7
Average salary - £61,215 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.46%
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £64,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+5.05% +7.08%
Infrastructure Architect
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1230 1776 1522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.79% 96.36% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1075 1439 1161
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,350 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Infrastructure Architect Salary Trend in Cheshire

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
3 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon S3
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) vCloud
3 2 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (50.00%) AWS CloudTrail
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) vRealize
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (50.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (50.00%) Apache
3 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
4 1 (25.00%) EAI
4 1 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (25.00%) ETL
4 1 (25.00%) LAN

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (50.00%) Apache
1 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (25.00%) Sonic ESB
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (50.00%) AWS CloudTrail
1 2 (50.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Analytics
1 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Case Management
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) EAI
1 1 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) ETL
1 1 (25.00%) High Availability
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (25.00%) Process Management
1 1 (25.00%) Project Management
1 1 (25.00%) Resource Management
1 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) SOA
1 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (25.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) vCloud
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Oracle
1 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (25.00%) Pega
3 1 (25.00%) Tumbleweed