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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Architect
Rank - - 119
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire - - 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £61,500 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-1.60% +13.63%
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
1513 1660 1757
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 94.03% 96.91% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1189 1237 1403
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 May 2015, 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 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 2 (33.33%) AIX
4 2 (33.33%) HPUX
4 2 (33.33%) Solaris
4 2 (33.33%) J2EE
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Replication
4 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) JSON
4 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Android
4 2 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (33.33%) Android Development
4 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
4 2 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon Glacier
4 2 (33.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (33.33%) Clustering
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon Glacier
1 2 (33.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Route 53
2 1 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) J2EE
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
1 2 (33.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Replication
2 2 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (33.33%) Telematics
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (16.67%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) AIX
2 2 (33.33%) HPUX
2 2 (33.33%) Solaris
2 2 (33.33%) Android
2 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (33.33%) Android Development
1 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
1 2 (33.33%) Server Monitoring
1 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Zachman Framework
2 1 (16.67%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSD
1 1 (16.67%) CCA
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Sun