The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 470 575 537
Rank change year-on-year
+105 -38
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 472 349 350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.46% 0.32% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.34% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 397 267 294
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,600 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £90,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +9.09%
Infrastructure Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97873 102079 98901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.81% 94.56% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 81046 83378 83612
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Infrastructure Architect Salary Trend in England

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Infrastructure Architect Salary Histogram in England

Infrastructure Architect
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 1 April 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
(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
London +35 240 £75,000 - 15
South East +2 72 £62,500 -8.75% 10
Yorkshire +24 62 £60,000 -5.88% 9
North West +30 26 £61,250 +16.66% 3
West Midlands -5 23 £62,500 +25.00% 6
South West -11 18 £100,000 +94.17% 5
East of England +11 14 £61,250 - 3
East Midlands +12 2 £50,000 +2.56% 1
Midlands - 1 £60,000 -
Infrastructure Architect
UK

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the 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.

1 514 (54.97%) Windows
2 393 (42.03%) VMware
3 366 (39.14%) Linux
4 330 (35.29%) SAN
5 314 (33.58%) VMware Infrastructure
6 263 (28.13%) Cisco
7 251 (26.84%) Finance
8 248 (26.52%) Oracle
9 214 (22.89%) EMC
10 212 (22.67%) WAN
11 207 (22.14%) Microsoft
12 201 (21.50%) Active Directory
13 199 (21.28%) LAN
14 195 (20.86%) SQL Server
15 190 (20.32%) UNIX
16 186 (19.89%) Middleware
17 181 (19.36%) NetApp
18 175 (18.72%) IBM
18 175 (18.72%) Citrix
19 169 (18.07%) Solaris
20 159 (17.01%) SQL
21 157 (16.79%) TOGAF
22 144 (15.40%) Hyper-V
23 142 (15.19%) NAS
24 132 (14.12%) ITIL
25 126 (13.48%) HP
26 116 (12.41%) Fibre Channel
27 111 (11.87%) WebSphere
28 109 (11.66%) Performance Tuning
29 106 (11.34%) Banking

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the 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
1 111 (11.87%) WebSphere
2 95 (10.16%) IIS
3 91 (9.73%) Tomcat
4 84 (8.98%) Apache
5 71 (7.59%) SharePoint
6 64 (6.84%) Oracle Coherence
7 62 (6.63%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 49 (5.24%) MS Exchange
9 38 (4.06%) WebLogic
10 26 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
11 25 (2.67%) Lync
12 17 (1.82%) Office Communications Server
13 10 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2003
14 9 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
15 8 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
16 7 (0.75%) OpenStack
16 7 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
17 6 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
17 6 (0.64%) JBoss
17 6 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 57 (6.10%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.07%) MS Visio
3 6 (0.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 46 (4.92%) RMDS
2 9 (0.96%) Dynamics GP
3 6 (0.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.11%) Magento
6 1 (0.11%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 41 (4.39%) SaaS
2 37 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (3.74%) Office 365
4 20 (2.14%) Amazon AWS
5 19 (2.03%) IaaS
6 17 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (1.07%) PaaS
8 8 (0.86%) Google Apps
8 8 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
8 8 (0.86%) Amazon S3
8 8 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (0.64%) ElastiCache
9 6 (0.64%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 6 (0.64%) Amazon ELB
9 6 (0.64%) CloudFront
9 6 (0.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (0.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 3 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.21%) Amazon Glacier
11 2 (0.21%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 330 (35.29%) SAN
2 212 (22.67%) WAN
3 199 (21.28%) LAN
4 142 (15.19%) NAS
5 116 (12.41%) Fibre Channel
6 101 (10.80%) Firewall
7 97 (10.37%) Multicast
8 96 (10.27%) FCoE
9 64 (6.84%) HTTP
10 55 (5.88%) DNS
11 48 (5.13%) Internet
12 40 (4.28%) iSCSI
13 27 (2.89%) VPN
14 25 (2.67%) Wireless
15 24 (2.57%) WLAN
16 22 (2.35%) DHCP
17 20 (2.14%) SSL
18 19 (2.03%) TCP/IP
19 15 (1.60%) MPLS
20 13 (1.39%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (20.86%) SQL Server
2 80 (8.56%) DB2
3 53 (5.67%) Oracle Exadata
4 52 (5.56%) Oracle Database
5 47 (5.03%) MySQL
6 46 (4.92%) Hadoop
6 46 (4.92%) HBase
7 35 (3.74%) Relational Database
8 33 (3.53%) RDBMS
9 22 (2.35%) Data Warehouse
10 17 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
11 13 (1.39%) NoSQL
12 10 (1.07%) PostgreSQL
13 9 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
14 8 (0.86%) Amazon RDS
15 7 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
16 6 (0.64%) OLTP
17 5 (0.53%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (1.07%) Subversion
2 9 (0.96%) JIRA
3 1 (0.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.11%) Ant
General
1 251 (26.84%) Finance
2 106 (11.34%) Banking
3 56 (5.99%) Retail
4 44 (4.71%) Telecoms
5 31 (3.32%) Law
5 31 (3.32%) Legal
6 24 (2.57%) Manufacturing
7 12 (1.28%) Advertising
7 12 (1.28%) Investment Banking
8 11 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
9 10 (1.07%) Marketing
10 8 (0.86%) Back Office
11 6 (0.64%) Electronics
12 5 (0.53%) International Banking
13 4 (0.43%) Local Government
13 4 (0.43%) Publishing
13 4 (0.43%) French Language
13 4 (0.43%) Spanish Language
14 3 (0.32%) Games
14 3 (0.32%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 186 (19.89%) Middleware
2 49 (5.24%) XML
3 47 (5.03%) HTML
4 46 (4.92%) XSLT
4 46 (4.92%) Rendezvous
5 38 (4.06%) WebSphere MQ
6 21 (2.25%) Web Services
7 12 (1.28%) Oracle Fusion
8 9 (0.96%) .NET
9 7 (0.75%) Ruby on Rails
10 5 (0.53%) JSON
10 5 (0.53%) COM
10 5 (0.53%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 4 (0.43%) Java EE
12 3 (0.32%) J2EE
13 2 (0.21%) SOAP
13 2 (0.21%) SAML
13 2 (0.21%) REST
14 1 (0.11%) SailPoint
14 1 (0.11%) Pandas
Miscellaneous
1 74 (7.91%) Mainframe
2 53 (5.67%) Clustering
3 39 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 34 (3.64%) Replication
5 32 (3.42%) FlexPod
6 31 (3.32%) Open Source
6 31 (3.32%) Enterprise Storage
7 30 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
8 29 (3.10%) Tandem
8 29 (3.10%) IBM Mainframe
9 23 (2.46%) Public Cloud
10 20 (2.14%) Computer Science
11 15 (1.60%) Private Cloud
12 13 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (0.75%) Data Structures
14 6 (0.64%) Mobile App
14 6 (0.64%) DTV
15 5 (0.53%) GIS
15 5 (0.53%) CMDB
15 5 (0.53%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 514 (54.97%) Windows
2 366 (39.14%) Linux
3 190 (20.32%) UNIX
4 169 (18.07%) Solaris
5 59 (6.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 54 (5.78%) Windows Server 2008
6 54 (5.78%) AIX
7 47 (5.03%) Windows Server 2012
8 40 (4.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 37 (3.96%) HPUX
10 31 (3.32%) OS/400
10 31 (3.32%) zOS
10 31 (3.32%) SUSE
11 13 (1.39%) Oracle Linux
12 12 (1.28%) Windows 7
13 8 (0.86%) Windows 8
14 6 (0.64%) Mac OS
14 6 (0.64%) Windows XP
15 5 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.21%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (16.79%) TOGAF
2 132 (14.12%) ITIL
3 109 (11.66%) Performance Tuning
4 103 (11.02%) Benchmarking
5 95 (10.16%) Agile Software Development
6 87 (9.30%) Technical Architecture
7 82 (8.77%) Project Management
8 79 (8.45%) Migration
9 78 (8.34%) Stakeholder Management
9 78 (8.34%) Enterprise Architecture
10 75 (8.02%) Service Management
11 69 (7.38%) Risk Management
12 62 (6.63%) Load Balancing
13 57 (6.10%) Mentoring
14 55 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
15 53 (5.67%) Business Continuity
16 45 (4.81%) Coaching
17 44 (4.71%) Problem Management
18 43 (4.60%) Infrastructure Management
19 36 (3.85%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 159 (17.01%) SQL
2 70 (7.49%) Java
3 47 (5.03%) JavaScript
4 18 (1.93%) PowerShell
5 12 (1.28%) C
6 10 (1.07%) Bash Shell
6 10 (1.07%) Ruby
7 6 (0.64%) Python
8 4 (0.43%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.21%) VBScript
9 2 (0.21%) Perl
9 2 (0.21%) PHP
10 1 (0.11%) C#
10 1 (0.11%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.11%) VB
10 1 (0.11%) Jython
Qualifications
1 82 (8.77%) Degree
2 71 (7.59%) Security Cleared
3 57 (6.10%) SC Cleared
4 45 (4.81%) DV Cleared
4 45 (4.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 33 (3.53%) Cisco Certification
6 32 (3.42%) MCSE
7 31 (3.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 19 (2.03%) CCNA
9 17 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
10 16 (1.71%) CCNP
11 13 (1.39%) MCSA
12 12 (1.28%) CCA
12 12 (1.28%) Citrix Certification
13 11 (1.18%) CCEA
14 10 (1.07%) MCSD
15 9 (0.96%) CCDP
16 8 (0.86%) VCP5
17 6 (0.64%) MCITP
18 5 (0.53%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (1.93%) QA
2 17 (1.82%) SLA
3 4 (0.43%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.21%) COBIT
5 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 314 (33.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 201 (21.50%) Active Directory
3 144 (15.40%) Hyper-V
4 98 (10.48%) NFS
5 96 (10.27%) SRDF
6 68 (7.27%) KVM
7 59 (6.31%) Oracle RAC
8 38 (4.06%) vSphere
9 29 (3.10%) XenApp
9 29 (3.10%) Xen
10 19 (2.03%) VMware ESX
11 13 (1.39%) Microsoft App-V
12 12 (1.28%) XenDesktop
13 10 (1.07%) VMware ESXi
14 9 (0.96%) Terminal Services
15 7 (0.75%) GlusterFS
16 5 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 5 (0.53%) XenServer
17 4 (0.43%) Forefront TMG
18 3 (0.32%) UAG
Systems Management
1 44 (4.71%) Tivoli
2 36 (3.85%) SCCM
3 24 (2.57%) SCOM
4 15 (1.60%) Puppet
5 9 (0.96%) OpenView
5 9 (0.96%) Nagios
6 8 (0.86%) Cobbler
7 7 (0.75%) Hyperic
7 7 (0.75%) Data Guard
8 6 (0.64%) SCOrch
8 6 (0.64%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.21%) Ansible
9 2 (0.21%) ARCserve
10 1 (0.11%) WSUS
10 1 (0.11%) CA Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.11%) MOM
10 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.11%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 393 (42.03%) VMware
2 263 (28.13%) Cisco
3 248 (26.52%) Oracle
4 214 (22.89%) EMC
5 207 (22.14%) Microsoft
6 181 (19.36%) NetApp
7 175 (18.72%) IBM
7 175 (18.72%) Citrix
8 126 (13.48%) HP
9 97 (10.37%) Intel
10 67 (7.17%) Red Hat
11 53 (5.67%) CheckPoint
12 47 (5.03%) Sybase
13 46 (4.92%) TIBCO
13 46 (4.92%) DataSynapse
13 46 (4.92%) 29West
14 39 (4.17%) Juniper
14 39 (4.17%) BMC
14 39 (4.17%) Symantec
15 38 (4.06%) CA
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Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus
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Bristol, Avon
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Salary: Up to £75K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
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Salary: Up to £75K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: Up to £75K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: Up to £75K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: Up to £75K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: Up to £75K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
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