The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 95 94 97
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 2 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.16% 0.43% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.45% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Average salary £70,000 £78,750 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £77,750 £71,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £79,750 £106,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £64,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+5.05% +7.08%
Infrastructure Architect
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1206 1325 1364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.66% 95.67% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 820 840 884
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,100 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Infrastructure Architect Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Infrastructure Architect Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 7 (63.64%) Finance
1 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
2 5 (45.45%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) Clustering
4 3 (27.27%) Replication
4 3 (27.27%) SAN
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
4 3 (27.27%) ERP
4 3 (27.27%) Internet
4 3 (27.27%) Unix
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
5 2 (18.18%) QA
5 2 (18.18%) Degree
5 2 (18.18%) COBIT
5 2 (18.18%) Office 365
5 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
5 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
5 2 (18.18%) VoIP
5 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) Ruby
6 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (9.09%) VMware
6 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
6 1 (9.09%) Service Management
6 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (9.09%) Firewall
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) Internet
1 3 (27.27%) SAN
2 2 (18.18%) VoIP
3 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) NAS
3 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
1 1 (9.09%) REST
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Data Centre
2 4 (36.36%) Clustering
3 3 (27.27%) Replication
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
4 1 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
4 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Unix
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) ERP
2 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
3 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
3 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (9.09%) CRM
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Management
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) PMI Certification
2 1 (9.09%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) COBIT
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Ansible
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle
2 1 (9.09%) F5
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) VMware