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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 247 246 237
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 11 10 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.15% 0.14% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.15% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 31
Average salary £65,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £44,500 £51,500
10% offered a salary of more than £92,750 £85,000 £64,300
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -4.16%
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
6976 6851 7835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.86% 95.75% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5618 5611 6746
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 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 March 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 4 March 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
Bedfordshire +19 7 £50,000 +17.64%
Cambridgeshire 0 3 £102,500 +115.78%
Hertfordshire -11 2 £70,000 -
Essex -7 1 £60,000 -29.41%
Infrastructure Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 31 (53.45%) Windows
2 29 (50.00%) VMware
3 22 (37.93%) Microsoft
4 21 (36.21%) Finance
5 20 (34.48%) Active Directory
5 20 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (32.76%) Citrix
7 17 (29.31%) LAN
7 17 (29.31%) WAN
8 15 (25.86%) SAN
9 13 (22.41%) IIS
10 12 (20.69%) SQL Server
10 12 (20.69%) NAS
11 11 (18.97%) ITIL
11 11 (18.97%) Firewall
12 10 (17.24%) Altiris
12 10 (17.24%) Enterprise Architecture
13 9 (15.52%) Penetration Testing
13 9 (15.52%) Asset Management
13 9 (15.52%) Load Balancing
13 9 (15.52%) SIEM
13 9 (15.52%) Identity Management
13 9 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
13 9 (15.52%) Clustering
13 9 (15.52%) Middleware
13 9 (15.52%) Benchmarking
14 8 (13.79%) Migration
14 8 (13.79%) Linux
15 7 (12.07%) Cisco
15 7 (12.07%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 13 (22.41%) IIS
2 2 (3.45%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.72%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.72%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (1.72%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.45%) SaaS
2 2 (3.45%) PaaS
2 2 (3.45%) Office 365
2 2 (3.45%) IaaS
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (29.31%) LAN
1 17 (29.31%) WAN
2 15 (25.86%) SAN
3 12 (20.69%) NAS
4 11 (18.97%) Firewall
5 5 (8.62%) VPN
6 4 (6.90%) Wireless
7 3 (5.17%) DNS
8 2 (3.45%) Ethernet
8 2 (3.45%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.72%) HTTPS
9 1 (1.72%) SSL
9 1 (1.72%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (1.72%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) MySQL
3 1 (1.72%) DB2
3 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.72%) Ant
1 1 (1.72%) Subversion
General
1 21 (36.21%) Finance
2 7 (12.07%) Manufacturing
3 4 (6.90%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.52%) Middleware
2 2 (3.45%) COM
3 1 (1.72%) Web Services
3 1 (1.72%) XML
3 1 (1.72%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.52%) Clustering
2 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.72%) Replication
2 1 (1.72%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.72%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 31 (53.45%) Windows
2 8 (13.79%) Linux
3 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (8.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.45%) UNIX
6 1 (1.72%) AIX
6 1 (1.72%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.72%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.97%) ITIL
2 10 (17.24%) Enterprise Architecture
3 9 (15.52%) Penetration Testing
3 9 (15.52%) Asset Management
3 9 (15.52%) Load Balancing
3 9 (15.52%) SIEM
3 9 (15.52%) Identity Management
3 9 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (15.52%) Benchmarking
4 8 (13.79%) Migration
5 2 (3.45%) Data Management
5 2 (3.45%) TOGAF
5 2 (3.45%) Financial Analysis
5 2 (3.45%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.45%) Change Management
5 2 (3.45%) E-business
6 1 (1.72%) Business Continuity
6 1 (1.72%) Information Security
6 1 (1.72%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.72%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.07%) SQL
2 1 (1.72%) Jython
2 1 (1.72%) Java
2 1 (1.72%) PHP
2 1 (1.72%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) QA
System Software
1 20 (34.48%) Active Directory
1 20 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.62%) vSphere
2 5 (8.62%) VMware ESX
3 4 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.45%) XenApp
5 1 (1.72%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.72%) NFS
5 1 (1.72%) vCloud
5 1 (1.72%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.72%) Ansible
2 1 (1.72%) Puppet
2 1 (1.72%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (50.00%) VMware
2 22 (37.93%) Microsoft
3 19 (32.76%) Citrix
4 10 (17.24%) Altiris
5 7 (12.07%) Cisco
6 4 (6.90%) IBM
7 3 (5.17%) EMC
7 3 (5.17%) Red Hat
7 3 (5.17%) HP
8 2 (3.45%) BMC
8 2 (3.45%) CA
8 2 (3.45%) NetApp
9 1 (1.72%) Dell
9 1 (1.72%) Oracle
9 1 (1.72%) Sybase
9 1 (1.72%) hybris