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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 217 253 207
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -46
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 51 24 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.66% 0.29% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 0.30% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 53
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £85,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £65,000 £56,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +15.04%
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
7423 7929 7632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.61% 95.28% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6166 6658 6616
Average salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.20% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015. 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
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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
Cambridgeshire +52 35 £65,000 +91.17% 1
Suffolk - 7 £62,500 -
Essex +6 6 £75,000 -11.76%
Bedfordshire +14 4 - -
Hertfordshire -10 3 £75,000 +20.00%
Infrastructure Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 27 (42.19%) SAN
2 26 (40.63%) Data Centre
3 23 (35.94%) Windows
3 23 (35.94%) WAN
4 20 (31.25%) ITIL
5 18 (28.13%) NAS
6 16 (25.00%) LAN
7 15 (23.44%) VoIP
7 15 (23.44%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (23.44%) OLTP
7 15 (23.44%) PABX
7 15 (23.44%) BYOD
8 14 (21.88%) Linux
8 14 (21.88%) Wi-Fi
9 13 (20.31%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (17.19%) VMware
11 10 (15.63%) Altiris
11 10 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (15.63%) Citrix
11 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
12 9 (14.06%) Puppet
12 9 (14.06%) Opscode Chef
13 8 (12.50%) Mentoring
13 8 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
13 8 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
13 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
13 8 (12.50%) Terminal Services
13 8 (12.50%) Finance
14 7 (10.94%) Project Management
14 7 (10.94%) Service Management

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

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 6 (9.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (3.13%) Drupal
2 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.13%) MQSeries
2 2 (3.13%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.56%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) MS Office
1 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (10.94%) AWS CloudFormation
3 3 (4.69%) SaaS
4 1 (1.56%) Office 365
4 1 (1.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (42.19%) SAN
2 23 (35.94%) WAN
3 18 (28.13%) NAS
4 16 (25.00%) LAN
5 15 (23.44%) VoIP
5 15 (23.44%) PABX
6 14 (21.88%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (10.94%) Unified Communications
8 6 (9.38%) Firewall
9 2 (3.13%) Wireless
10 1 (1.56%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.56%) DNS
10 1 (1.56%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.44%) Data Warehouse
1 15 (23.44%) OLTP
2 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.13%) DB2
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.13%) MySQL
4 1 (1.56%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Ant
1 2 (3.13%) Subversion
1 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (12.50%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Retail
3 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.56%) Games
3 1 (1.56%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (40.63%) Data Centre
2 15 (23.44%) BYOD
3 8 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.13%) HP Storage
6 1 (1.56%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.56%) Replication
6 1 (1.56%) Clustering
6 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 23 (35.94%) Windows
2 14 (21.88%) Linux
3 3 (4.69%) AIX
3 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.69%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.69%) UNIX
3 3 (4.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.56%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.25%) ITIL
2 13 (20.31%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (12.50%) Mentoring
4 7 (10.94%) Line Management
4 7 (10.94%) Project Management
4 7 (10.94%) Service Management
5 6 (9.38%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (7.81%) TOGAF
6 5 (7.81%) Migration
7 4 (6.25%) ITIL V3
8 3 (4.69%) Data Transformation
8 3 (4.69%) SABSA
8 3 (4.69%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (4.69%) Waterfall
8 3 (4.69%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.69%) UML
8 3 (4.69%) Business Continuity
8 3 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.69%) Zachman Framework
9 2 (3.13%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.25%) SQL
3 2 (3.13%) Python
3 2 (3.13%) Jython
3 2 (3.13%) Java
3 2 (3.13%) PHP
4 1 (1.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (3.13%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) CCAA
2 1 (1.56%) CCA
2 1 (1.56%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (1.56%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) COBIT
2 2 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 10 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (12.50%) Terminal Services
3 5 (7.81%) Active Directory
4 3 (4.69%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.13%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.13%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (14.06%) Puppet
1 9 (14.06%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.13%) Ansible
2 2 (3.13%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.56%) SCCM
3 1 (1.56%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (1.56%) vMotion
Vendors
1 11 (17.19%) VMware
2 10 (15.63%) Altiris
2 10 (15.63%) Citrix
3 8 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 7 (10.94%) EMC
5 6 (9.38%) HP
5 6 (9.38%) Cisco
6 4 (6.25%) CheckPoint
7 3 (4.69%) IBM
8 2 (3.13%) Oracle
8 2 (3.13%) CA
8 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.13%) hybris
9 1 (1.56%) NetIQ
9 1 (1.56%) BMC