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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 467 526 547
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 443 347 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.46% 0.36% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.38% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 366 270 283
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 £48,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £90,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
91484 91720 93604
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.84% 94.46% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 75958 74696 79606
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 6 March 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 6 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
(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 +44 224 £75,000 +0.67% 14
South East -15 75 £65,000 - 5
Yorkshire +6 44 £55,000 -8.33% 12
North West +10 22 £62,500 +6.38% 2
West Midlands -17 21 £62,500 +25.00% 5
South West -18 21 £65,000 +26.21% 3
East of England +12 12 £65,000 +36.84%
East Midlands +15 4 £50,000 +2.56%
Midlands - 2 £60,000 -
Infrastructure Architect
UK

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 512 (54.58%) Windows
2 402 (42.86%) VMware
3 349 (37.21%) Linux
4 315 (33.58%) SAN
5 314 (33.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 269 (28.68%) Cisco
7 244 (26.01%) Finance
8 227 (24.20%) Oracle
9 224 (23.88%) Microsoft
10 212 (22.60%) WAN
11 210 (22.39%) EMC
12 202 (21.54%) Active Directory
13 199 (21.22%) LAN
14 194 (20.68%) SQL Server
15 190 (20.26%) Citrix
16 186 (19.83%) UNIX
17 179 (19.08%) NetApp
17 179 (19.08%) IBM
18 168 (17.91%) Middleware
19 163 (17.38%) TOGAF
19 163 (17.38%) Solaris
19 163 (17.38%) SQL
20 152 (16.20%) ITIL
21 144 (15.35%) Hyper-V
22 137 (14.61%) HP
23 136 (14.50%) NAS
24 113 (12.05%) Firewall
25 106 (11.30%) Fibre Channel
26 103 (10.98%) Performance Tuning
27 98 (10.45%) WebSphere

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 98 (10.45%) WebSphere
2 88 (9.38%) IIS
3 82 (8.74%) Tomcat
4 75 (8.00%) Apache
5 67 (7.14%) SharePoint
6 54 (5.76%) MS Exchange
7 52 (5.54%) Oracle Coherence
8 50 (5.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 40 (4.26%) WebLogic
10 27 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2010
11 25 (2.67%) Lync
12 21 (2.24%) Office Communications Server
13 11 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2007
14 9 (0.96%) OpenStack
15 8 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
15 8 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
15 8 (0.85%) JBoss
15 8 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2003
16 7 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
16 7 (0.75%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 61 (6.50%) MS Excel
2 12 (1.28%) MS Visio
3 9 (0.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 37 (3.94%) RMDS
2 7 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (0.75%) Dynamics GP
3 3 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.11%) Magento
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 44 (4.69%) SaaS
2 38 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (3.52%) Office 365
4 23 (2.45%) Amazon AWS
5 21 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
5 21 (2.24%) IaaS
6 13 (1.39%) PaaS
7 10 (1.07%) Google Apps
8 7 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
8 7 (0.75%) Amazon S3
9 5 (0.53%) CloudFront
9 5 (0.53%) Amazon ELB
9 5 (0.53%) ElastiCache
9 5 (0.53%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 2 (0.21%) IBM SmartCloud
10 2 (0.21%) Route 53
11 1 (0.11%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 315 (33.58%) SAN
2 212 (22.60%) WAN
3 199 (21.22%) LAN
4 136 (14.50%) NAS
5 113 (12.05%) Firewall
6 106 (11.30%) Fibre Channel
7 84 (8.96%) FCoE
7 84 (8.96%) Multicast
8 63 (6.72%) DNS
9 53 (5.65%) Internet
10 52 (5.54%) HTTP
11 37 (3.94%) VPN
12 33 (3.52%) iSCSI
13 28 (2.99%) Wireless
14 27 (2.88%) TCP/IP
14 27 (2.88%) WLAN
15 24 (2.56%) DHCP
16 21 (2.24%) MPLS
17 20 (2.13%) SSL
18 18 (1.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (20.68%) SQL Server
2 75 (8.00%) DB2
3 51 (5.44%) Oracle Exadata
4 50 (5.33%) Oracle Database
5 42 (4.48%) MySQL
6 37 (3.94%) Hadoop
6 37 (3.94%) HBase
7 36 (3.84%) Relational Database
8 34 (3.62%) RDBMS
9 17 (1.81%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (1.39%) NoSQL
11 12 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
13 7 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
13 7 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 7 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 4 (0.43%) OLTP
14 4 (0.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (0.85%) Subversion
2 7 (0.75%) JIRA
3 1 (0.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.11%) Ant
General
1 244 (26.01%) Finance
2 94 (10.02%) Banking
3 64 (6.82%) Retail
4 42 (4.48%) Telecoms
5 28 (2.99%) Legal
6 27 (2.88%) Manufacturing
6 27 (2.88%) Law
7 13 (1.39%) Advertising
8 11 (1.17%) Marketing
9 10 (1.07%) Investment Banking
10 9 (0.96%) Back Office
11 7 (0.75%) Electronics
11 7 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.43%) Local Government
12 4 (0.43%) French Language
12 4 (0.43%) Spanish Language
13 3 (0.32%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.32%) Automotive
14 2 (0.21%) Publishing
15 1 (0.11%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 168 (17.91%) Middleware
2 46 (4.90%) XML
3 38 (4.05%) HTML
4 37 (3.94%) XSLT
4 37 (3.94%) Rendezvous
5 33 (3.52%) WebSphere MQ
6 27 (2.88%) Web Services
7 11 (1.17%) JSON
8 9 (0.96%) Oracle Fusion
9 8 (0.85%) Ruby on Rails
10 6 (0.64%) COM
11 5 (0.53%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 4 (0.43%) .NET
12 4 (0.43%) Java EE
13 3 (0.32%) J2EE
14 2 (0.21%) SOAP
14 2 (0.21%) SAML
14 2 (0.21%) X-Windows
14 2 (0.21%) REST
15 1 (0.11%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 67 (7.14%) Mainframe
2 57 (6.08%) Clustering
3 40 (4.26%) Replication
4 36 (3.84%) Management Information System
5 34 (3.62%) FlexPod
6 31 (3.30%) Analytical Skills
7 29 (3.09%) Tandem
7 29 (3.09%) IBM Mainframe
8 28 (2.99%) Open Source
9 25 (2.67%) Enterprise Storage
10 17 (1.81%) Computer Science
11 9 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (0.85%) Data Structures
12 8 (0.85%) CMDB
13 7 (0.75%) N-Tier
13 7 (0.75%) DTV
14 6 (0.64%) Mobile App
15 5 (0.53%) Cryptography
16 4 (0.43%) NHS
16 4 (0.43%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 512 (54.58%) Windows
2 349 (37.21%) Linux
3 186 (19.83%) UNIX
4 163 (17.38%) Solaris
5 70 (7.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 63 (6.72%) AIX
7 61 (6.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 59 (6.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 53 (5.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 38 (4.05%) HPUX
11 32 (3.41%) SUSE
12 31 (3.30%) OS/400
12 31 (3.30%) zOS
13 10 (1.07%) Windows 7
13 10 (1.07%) Oracle Linux
14 8 (0.85%) Windows 8
15 7 (0.75%) Mac OS
16 6 (0.64%) Windows XP
17 5 (0.53%) Windows 2000 Server
18 2 (0.21%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (17.38%) TOGAF
2 152 (16.20%) ITIL
3 103 (10.98%) Performance Tuning
4 91 (9.70%) Benchmarking
5 87 (9.28%) Technical Architecture
6 85 (9.06%) Migration
7 81 (8.64%) Agile Software Development
8 78 (8.32%) Project Management
9 76 (8.10%) Stakeholder Management
10 75 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
11 73 (7.78%) Load Balancing
12 71 (7.57%) Service Management
13 60 (6.40%) Mentoring
14 57 (6.08%) Disaster Recovery
15 56 (5.97%) Risk Management
16 52 (5.54%) Business Continuity
17 49 (5.22%) Coaching
18 46 (4.90%) Infrastructure Management
18 46 (4.90%) Problem Management
19 34 (3.62%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 163 (17.38%) SQL
2 61 (6.50%) Java
3 38 (4.05%) JavaScript
4 18 (1.92%) PowerShell
5 12 (1.28%) Ruby
6 9 (0.96%) Bash Shell
7 7 (0.75%) Python
8 6 (0.64%) C
9 5 (0.53%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.43%) PHP
11 3 (0.32%) Perl
12 2 (0.21%) C#
12 2 (0.21%) VBScript
13 1 (0.11%) VB
13 1 (0.11%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.11%) Jython
13 1 (0.11%) Korn
Qualifications
1 79 (8.42%) Degree
2 74 (7.89%) Security Cleared
3 63 (6.72%) SC Cleared
4 52 (5.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 42 (4.48%) DV Cleared
6 39 (4.16%) MCSE
7 36 (3.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 35 (3.73%) Cisco Certification
9 21 (2.24%) CCNA
10 19 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
11 16 (1.71%) CCNP
11 16 (1.71%) CCA
11 16 (1.71%) Citrix Certification
12 15 (1.60%) CCEA
12 15 (1.60%) VCP4
13 14 (1.49%) MCSA
13 14 (1.49%) MCSD
14 10 (1.07%) CCDP
15 9 (0.96%) VCP5
16 6 (0.64%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (2.56%) QA
2 17 (1.81%) SLA
3 4 (0.43%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.21%) COBIT
5 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 314 (33.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 202 (21.54%) Active Directory
3 144 (15.35%) Hyper-V
4 85 (9.06%) NFS
5 84 (8.96%) SRDF
6 63 (6.72%) KVM
7 50 (5.33%) Oracle RAC
8 43 (4.58%) vSphere
9 35 (3.73%) XenApp
10 28 (2.99%) VMware ESX
11 22 (2.35%) Xen
12 15 (1.60%) XenDesktop
13 13 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
14 12 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
15 10 (1.07%) Terminal Services
16 8 (0.85%) Forefront TMG
16 8 (0.85%) UAG
17 7 (0.75%) XenServer
18 6 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
19 4 (0.43%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 39 (4.16%) Tivoli
2 37 (3.94%) SCCM
3 24 (2.56%) SCOM
4 13 (1.39%) Puppet
5 8 (0.85%) Data Guard
5 8 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (0.85%) SCOrch
6 7 (0.75%) OpenView
6 7 (0.75%) Nagios
7 4 (0.43%) Cobbler
7 4 (0.43%) Hyperic
8 2 (0.21%) Ansible
9 1 (0.11%) CA Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.11%) WSUS
9 1 (0.11%) MOM
9 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.11%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 402 (42.86%) VMware
2 269 (28.68%) Cisco
3 227 (24.20%) Oracle
4 224 (23.88%) Microsoft
5 210 (22.39%) EMC
6 190 (20.26%) Citrix
7 179 (19.08%) IBM
7 179 (19.08%) NetApp
8 137 (14.61%) HP
9 85 (9.06%) Intel
10 68 (7.25%) Red Hat
11 58 (6.18%) CheckPoint
12 44 (4.69%) Juniper
13 39 (4.16%) BMC
14 38 (4.05%) Sybase
15 37 (3.94%) TIBCO
15 37 (3.94%) CA
15 37 (3.94%) DataSynapse
15 37 (3.94%) 29West
16 36 (3.84%) Brocade
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Coventry
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Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
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Salary: TO £65K
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Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + annual bonus
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