The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 226 230 260
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +30
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 47 20 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.59% 0.29% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.30% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 33 6 22
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £58,500 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £85,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%
Infrastructure Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7527 6745 8738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.64% 96.29% 96.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6189 5551 7545
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Infrastructure Architect Salary Trend in the East of England

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Infrastructure Architect Salary Histogram in the East of England

Infrastructure Architect
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Essex +3 15 £52,500 -38.23%
Suffolk - 10 £55,000 -
Hertfordshire -27 9 £80,000 +28.00%
Norfolk - 5 £55,000 -
Cambridgeshire +9 4 £40,000 -33.33%
Bedfordshire -1 4 £42,500 -29.16%
Infrastructure Architect
England

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 47 (64.38%) Windows
1 47 (64.38%) VMware
2 39 (53.42%) Microsoft
3 38 (52.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (49.32%) Finance
5 31 (42.47%) Citrix
6 30 (41.10%) SAN
7 29 (39.73%) LAN
7 29 (39.73%) WAN
8 26 (35.62%) Active Directory
9 25 (34.25%) SQL Server
10 23 (31.51%) NAS
11 21 (28.77%) IIS
12 20 (27.40%) Middleware
13 19 (26.03%) Clustering
14 18 (24.66%) Enterprise Architecture
14 18 (24.66%) Firewall
15 17 (23.29%) Identity Management
15 17 (23.29%) Benchmarking
15 17 (23.29%) Load Balancing
15 17 (23.29%) Penetration Testing
15 17 (23.29%) Asset Management
15 17 (23.29%) SIEM
16 15 (20.55%) Linux
17 11 (15.07%) SQL
17 11 (15.07%) Cisco
17 11 (15.07%) Migration
17 11 (15.07%) Stakeholder Management
18 9 (12.33%) XenApp
18 9 (12.33%) HP

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 21 (28.77%) IIS
2 1 (1.37%) Apache
2 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.37%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.37%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (1.37%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.22%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.74%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (2.74%) SaaS
3 2 (2.74%) PaaS
3 2 (2.74%) Office 365
3 2 (2.74%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (41.10%) SAN
2 29 (39.73%) LAN
2 29 (39.73%) WAN
3 23 (31.51%) NAS
4 18 (24.66%) Firewall
5 8 (10.96%) DNS
6 6 (8.22%) VPN
7 5 (6.85%) Wireless
7 5 (6.85%) Ethernet
8 2 (2.74%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.37%) HTTPS
9 1 (1.37%) SSL
9 1 (1.37%) Internet
9 1 (1.37%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.37%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (34.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.37%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.37%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.37%) MySQL
General
1 36 (49.32%) Finance
2 8 (10.96%) Manufacturing
3 4 (5.48%) Banking
4 2 (2.74%) Retail
4 2 (2.74%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (27.40%) Middleware
2 7 (9.59%) COM
3 2 (2.74%) WSH
4 1 (1.37%) .NET
4 1 (1.37%) Web Services
4 1 (1.37%) XML
4 1 (1.37%) JSON
4 1 (1.37%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.03%) Clustering
2 5 (6.85%) PKI
3 4 (5.48%) Replication
4 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.37%) Open Source
4 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 47 (64.38%) Windows
2 15 (20.55%) Linux
3 6 (8.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (8.22%) UNIX
4 5 (6.85%) Solaris
4 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.37%) Apple iOS
6 1 (1.37%) AIX
6 1 (1.37%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.66%) Enterprise Architecture
2 17 (23.29%) Penetration Testing
2 17 (23.29%) Asset Management
2 17 (23.29%) Load Balancing
2 17 (23.29%) SIEM
2 17 (23.29%) Benchmarking
2 17 (23.29%) Identity Management
3 11 (15.07%) Migration
3 11 (15.07%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (6.85%) E-business
4 5 (6.85%) Change Management
4 5 (6.85%) ITIL
4 5 (6.85%) Financial Analysis
4 5 (6.85%) Data Management
5 4 (5.48%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.11%) Validation
7 2 (2.74%) Risk Management
7 2 (2.74%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.74%) Zachman Framework
7 2 (2.74%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.07%) SQL
2 1 (1.37%) Java
2 1 (1.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (8.22%) Degree
2 1 (1.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.48%) QA
System Software
1 38 (52.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (35.62%) Active Directory
3 9 (12.33%) XenApp
4 5 (6.85%) vSphere
5 4 (5.48%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (5.48%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (1.37%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.37%) vCloud
6 1 (1.37%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (6.85%) Tivoli
2 3 (4.11%) SCCM
3 2 (2.74%) SCOM
4 1 (1.37%) Puppet
4 1 (1.37%) EdgeSight
4 1 (1.37%) Nagios
Vendors
1 47 (64.38%) VMware
2 39 (53.42%) Microsoft
3 31 (42.47%) Citrix
4 11 (15.07%) Cisco
5 9 (12.33%) HP
6 7 (9.59%) IBM
6 7 (9.59%) EMC
7 6 (8.22%) Red Hat
8 5 (6.85%) NetApp
8 5 (6.85%) BMC
8 5 (6.85%) CA
8 5 (6.85%) Oracle
9 3 (4.11%) Altiris
10 2 (2.74%) Sybase
10 2 (2.74%) SAP
10 2 (2.74%) Dell
11 1 (1.37%) Juniper
11 1 (1.37%) Hitachi
11 1 (1.37%) JD Edwards
11 1 (1.37%) Symantec