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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 466 494 515
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 490 411 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.47% 0.41% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.43% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 400 315 322
Average salary £62,000 £62,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.80% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £80,000 £86,450
UK excluding London average salary £55,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.90% -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
98061 95266 102493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.68% 94.72% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82304 78117 89013
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 £26,500 £26,500
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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 +18 196 £75,000 +7.14% 7
South East -48 80 £60,000 -7.69% 8
North West +5 49 £53,750 -4.44%
Yorkshire -6 49 £55,000 - 4
East of England +14 41 £55,000 -8.33%
South West -13 27 £57,500 +9.52% 1
West Midlands -22 26 £61,250 +16.66% 5
East Midlands +23 13 £50,000 -13.04% 2
Midlands - 1 £60,000 -
Infrastructure Architect
UK

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 483 (54.45%) Windows
2 395 (44.53%) VMware
3 315 (35.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 288 (32.47%) Linux
5 266 (29.99%) Microsoft
6 258 (29.09%) SAN
7 251 (28.30%) Cisco
8 213 (24.01%) Finance
9 205 (23.11%) ITIL
10 203 (22.89%) Active Directory
10 203 (22.89%) Citrix
11 192 (21.65%) IBM
12 184 (20.74%) TOGAF
13 181 (20.41%) WAN
14 177 (19.95%) EMC
14 177 (19.95%) NetApp
15 174 (19.62%) SQL Server
16 173 (19.50%) LAN
17 151 (17.02%) Oracle
18 145 (16.35%) UNIX
18 145 (16.35%) HP
19 137 (15.45%) SQL
20 136 (15.33%) NAS
21 134 (15.11%) Middleware
22 130 (14.66%) Hyper-V
23 118 (13.30%) Solaris
24 109 (12.29%) Firewall
25 99 (11.16%) Load Balancing
26 86 (9.70%) IIS
26 86 (9.70%) Banking

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 86 (9.70%) IIS
2 77 (8.68%) SharePoint
3 69 (7.78%) WebSphere
4 54 (6.09%) Apache
5 53 (5.98%) Tomcat
6 44 (4.96%) MS Exchange
7 39 (4.40%) WebLogic
8 31 (3.49%) Lync
9 22 (2.48%) Oracle Coherence
10 21 (2.37%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 19 (2.14%) Exchange Server 2010
11 19 (2.14%) Office Communications Server
12 10 (1.13%) SharePoint Server
13 9 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
13 9 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
14 8 (0.90%) IBM Notes
14 8 (0.90%) CMS
15 7 (0.79%) OpenStack
15 7 (0.79%) JBoss
16 6 (0.68%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 66 (7.44%) MS Excel
2 17 (1.92%) MS Office
3 15 (1.69%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.11%) Revit
4 1 (0.11%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 19 (2.14%) RMDS
2 7 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.34%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.11%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.11%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 39 (4.40%) Microsoft Azure
1 39 (4.40%) SaaS
2 34 (3.83%) Office 365
3 30 (3.38%) IaaS
4 27 (3.04%) Amazon AWS
5 21 (2.37%) Cloud Computing
6 18 (2.03%) PaaS
7 10 (1.13%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.23%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 258 (29.09%) SAN
2 181 (20.41%) WAN
3 173 (19.50%) LAN
4 136 (15.33%) NAS
5 109 (12.29%) Firewall
6 69 (7.78%) Internet
7 67 (7.55%) Fibre Channel
8 54 (6.09%) FCoE
9 52 (5.86%) Multicast
10 47 (5.30%) DNS
11 43 (4.85%) VPN
12 35 (3.95%) Wireless
13 26 (2.93%) VLAN
14 24 (2.71%) TCP/IP
15 23 (2.59%) DHCP
16 21 (2.37%) HTTP
16 21 (2.37%) WLAN
16 21 (2.37%) Unified Communications
17 20 (2.25%) SSL
17 20 (2.25%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 174 (19.62%) SQL Server
2 48 (5.41%) DB2
3 39 (4.40%) Oracle Exadata
4 38 (4.28%) Oracle Database
5 36 (4.06%) Relational Database
5 36 (4.06%) MySQL
6 33 (3.72%) RDBMS
7 20 (2.25%) Hadoop
8 19 (2.14%) HBase
9 13 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
10 12 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
11 11 (1.24%) NoSQL
12 8 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
13 7 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
14 4 (0.45%) SQL Server 2012
15 3 (0.34%) MongoDB
15 3 (0.34%) Big Data
16 2 (0.23%) OLTP
16 2 (0.23%) OLAP
16 2 (0.23%) Informix
Development Applications
1 2 (0.23%) JIRA
1 2 (0.23%) Subversion
1 2 (0.23%) Webistrano
2 1 (0.11%) Maven
2 1 (0.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.11%) Artifactory
2 1 (0.11%) Jenkins
General
1 213 (24.01%) Finance
2 86 (9.70%) Banking
3 50 (5.64%) Retail
4 37 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 25 (2.82%) Manufacturing
6 22 (2.48%) Legal
7 16 (1.80%) Marketing
8 15 (1.69%) Advertising
9 9 (1.01%) Investment Banking
10 8 (0.90%) International Banking
11 7 (0.79%) Electronics
12 6 (0.68%) Law
13 5 (0.56%) Back Office
14 4 (0.45%) Automotive
14 4 (0.45%) Local Government
14 4 (0.45%) French Language
14 4 (0.45%) Spanish Language
15 3 (0.34%) Military
15 3 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.11%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (15.11%) Middleware
2 36 (4.06%) Web Services
3 29 (3.27%) WebSphere MQ
4 28 (3.16%) XML
5 20 (2.25%) HTML
6 19 (2.14%) XSLT
6 19 (2.14%) Rendezvous
7 9 (1.01%) JSON
8 8 (0.90%) Ruby on Rails
8 8 (0.90%) COM
9 7 (0.79%) .NET
10 4 (0.45%) Java EE
11 3 (0.34%) SAML
11 3 (0.34%) LAMP
12 2 (0.23%) Application Packaging
12 2 (0.23%) REST
12 2 (0.23%) Regular Expression
12 2 (0.23%) SOAP
12 2 (0.23%) X-Windows
12 2 (0.23%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 56 (6.31%) Clustering
2 50 (5.64%) Replication
3 45 (5.07%) Mainframe
4 37 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
5 32 (3.61%) FlexPod
6 29 (3.27%) IBM Mainframe
6 29 (3.27%) Tandem
7 26 (2.93%) Open Source
8 24 (2.71%) Analytical Skills
9 23 (2.59%) Management Information System
10 10 (1.13%) Computer Science
10 10 (1.13%) N-Tier
10 10 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (0.90%) Data Structures
11 8 (0.90%) CMDB
12 7 (0.79%) Human Factors
12 7 (0.79%) Hedge funds
12 7 (0.79%) DTV
13 6 (0.68%) FMCG
14 5 (0.56%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 483 (54.45%) Windows
2 288 (32.47%) Linux
3 145 (16.35%) UNIX
4 118 (13.30%) Solaris
5 71 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 65 (7.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 62 (6.99%) Windows Server 2012
8 58 (6.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 56 (6.31%) AIX
10 33 (3.72%) HPUX
11 30 (3.38%) zOS
11 30 (3.38%) SUSE
12 28 (3.16%) OS/400
13 17 (1.92%) Windows 7
14 14 (1.58%) Windows 8
15 8 (0.90%) Windows XP
16 5 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
17 3 (0.34%) CentOS
17 3 (0.34%) Mac OS
18 2 (0.23%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 205 (23.11%) ITIL
2 184 (20.74%) TOGAF
3 99 (11.16%) Load Balancing
4 83 (9.36%) Enterprise Architecture
5 77 (8.68%) Performance Tuning
6 73 (8.23%) Migration
7 69 (7.78%) Project Management
8 67 (7.55%) Benchmarking
8 67 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 62 (6.99%) E-Commerce
10 58 (6.54%) Mentoring
11 56 (6.31%) Technical Architecture
12 54 (6.09%) Infrastructure Management
13 51 (5.75%) Business Continuity
14 49 (5.52%) Coaching
15 46 (5.19%) Problem Management
15 46 (5.19%) Service Management
16 41 (4.62%) Disaster Recovery
17 36 (4.06%) Asset Management
18 35 (3.95%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 137 (15.45%) SQL
2 38 (4.28%) Java
3 20 (2.25%) JavaScript
4 13 (1.47%) Ruby
5 8 (0.90%) PowerShell
5 8 (0.90%) PHP
6 5 (0.56%) C
7 4 (0.45%) Python
8 3 (0.34%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.23%) C#
10 1 (0.11%) Perl
10 1 (0.11%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.11%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.11%) VB
10 1 (0.11%) Korn
Qualifications
1 65 (7.33%) Security Cleared
2 61 (6.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 59 (6.65%) Degree
4 54 (6.09%) SC Cleared
5 43 (4.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 43 (4.85%) MCSE
6 34 (3.83%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (2.59%) CCNA
7 23 (2.59%) Citrix Certification
8 22 (2.48%) DV Cleared
9 20 (2.25%) ITIL Certification
10 14 (1.58%) CCEA
10 14 (1.58%) CCA
11 13 (1.47%) CCNP
11 13 (1.47%) MCSA
11 13 (1.47%) MCSD
12 11 (1.24%) VCP5
13 10 (1.13%) MCITP
14 9 (1.01%) CCEE
15 8 (0.90%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (2.59%) QA
2 16 (1.80%) SLA
3 4 (0.45%) COBIT
4 3 (0.34%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 315 (35.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 203 (22.89%) Active Directory
3 130 (14.66%) Hyper-V
4 55 (6.20%) NFS
5 53 (5.98%) SRDF
6 51 (5.75%) VMware ESX
7 45 (5.07%) KVM
8 39 (4.40%) vSphere
8 39 (4.40%) XenApp
9 30 (3.38%) Oracle RAC
10 25 (2.82%) XenDesktop
11 15 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
12 13 (1.47%) Terminal Services
13 10 (1.13%) Forefront TMG
13 10 (1.13%) UAG
14 8 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
15 7 (0.79%) XenServer
15 7 (0.79%) vCloud
16 6 (0.68%) Xen
16 6 (0.68%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 37 (4.17%) Tivoli
2 32 (3.61%) SCCM
3 20 (2.25%) SCOM
4 10 (1.13%) SCOrch
5 9 (1.01%) Puppet
6 8 (0.90%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (0.90%) Data Guard
7 6 (0.68%) AppDNA
8 3 (0.34%) NetBackup
8 3 (0.34%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.23%) Capistrano
9 2 (0.23%) HAProxy
10 1 (0.11%) CA Spectrum
10 1 (0.11%) WSUS
10 1 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
10 1 (0.11%) CFEngine
10 1 (0.11%) OpenSSO
10 1 (0.11%) MOM
10 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 395 (44.53%) VMware
2 266 (29.99%) Microsoft
3 251 (28.30%) Cisco
4 203 (22.89%) Citrix
5 192 (21.65%) IBM
6 177 (19.95%) EMC
6 177 (19.95%) NetApp
7 151 (17.02%) Oracle
8 145 (16.35%) HP
9 68 (7.67%) Red Hat
10 56 (6.31%) Intel
11 52 (5.86%) CheckPoint
12 42 (4.74%) F5
13 39 (4.40%) Juniper
13 39 (4.40%) CA
14 35 (3.95%) BMC
14 35 (3.95%) Dell
15 33 (3.72%) Brocade
16 31 (3.49%) Symantec
17 22 (2.48%) Sybase
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000 - 50000 plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Modis International - London
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Serco Group PLC
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harrington Boyd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Bradford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus/progression
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Bradford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Home Working + Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Company Car + Package
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Modis International - London
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Flex benefits - Health, pension, cash
Posted: 10 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Company Car + Package
Posted: 16 days ago
Oxford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Steria
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Steria
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago