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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 549 536 540
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 366 395 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.36% 0.37% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.39% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 286 290 259
Average salary £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,750 £96,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +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
96305 101240 93715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.20% 94.50% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81010 82636 78466
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -10 157 £77,250 +10.35% 12
South East +31 79 £60,000 -7.69% 5
East of England +12 39 £66,250 +15.21% 2
Yorkshire -27 29 £60,000 - 7
North West +19 23 £62,500 - 3
South West -22 18 £75,000 +30.43%
West Midlands -22 13 £67,500 -3.57%
East Midlands +3 6 £67,500 +35.00% 4
Infrastructure Architect
UK

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 401 (50.76%) Windows
2 384 (48.61%) Linux
3 350 (44.30%) VMware
4 331 (41.90%) SAN
5 277 (35.06%) VMware Infrastructure
6 268 (33.92%) Oracle
7 265 (33.54%) Cisco
8 239 (30.25%) WAN
9 230 (29.11%) Finance
10 217 (27.47%) NetApp
11 209 (26.46%) LAN
12 208 (26.33%) EMC
13 205 (25.95%) Data Centre
14 200 (25.32%) NAS
15 194 (24.56%) SQL Server
16 187 (23.67%) Middleware
17 181 (22.91%) Active Directory
18 163 (20.63%) Solaris
19 162 (20.51%) IBM
20 161 (20.38%) Microsoft
21 144 (18.23%) ITIL
22 131 (16.58%) SQL
23 125 (15.82%) Fibre Channel
24 124 (15.70%) Intel
25 123 (15.57%) HP
26 121 (15.32%) Hyper-V
26 121 (15.32%) WebSphere
27 120 (15.19%) Agile Software Development
28 119 (15.06%) UNIX
29 116 (14.68%) NFS

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 121 (15.32%) WebSphere
2 102 (12.91%) IIS
3 100 (12.66%) Apache
4 98 (12.41%) Tomcat
5 89 (11.27%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 85 (10.76%) Oracle Coherence
7 47 (5.95%) SharePoint
8 38 (4.81%) MS Exchange
9 25 (3.16%) WebLogic
10 14 (1.77%) Lync
11 13 (1.65%) BizTalk Server
12 12 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
12 12 (1.52%) Elasticsearch
12 12 (1.52%) Cloud Foundry
13 6 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
14 5 (0.63%) Office Communications Server
15 3 (0.38%) Lotus Domino
15 3 (0.38%) OpenStack
15 3 (0.38%) JBoss
16 2 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 53 (6.71%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.53%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.63%) MS Office
4 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 64 (8.10%) RMDS
2 15 (1.90%) Dynamics GP
3 4 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 50 (6.33%) IaaS
2 41 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (4.94%) SaaS
4 34 (4.30%) PaaS
5 31 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
6 27 (3.42%) Cloud Computing
7 24 (3.04%) IBM PureFlex
8 21 (2.66%) Office 365
9 12 (1.52%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 12 (1.52%) Heroku
10 9 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.25%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.13%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 331 (41.90%) SAN
2 239 (30.25%) WAN
3 209 (26.46%) LAN
4 200 (25.32%) NAS
5 125 (15.82%) Fibre Channel
6 116 (14.68%) Multicast
6 116 (14.68%) FCoE
7 94 (11.90%) HTTP
8 78 (9.87%) Firewall
9 65 (8.23%) iSCSI
10 40 (5.06%) DNS
11 38 (4.81%) VoIP
12 37 (4.68%) VPN
13 35 (4.43%) Unified Communications
14 31 (3.92%) Wi-Fi
15 29 (3.67%) MPLS
16 26 (3.29%) PABX
17 16 (2.03%) Wireless
17 16 (2.03%) IP Telephony
18 15 (1.90%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 194 (24.56%) SQL Server
2 81 (10.25%) Hadoop
3 69 (8.73%) DB2
4 64 (8.10%) HBase
5 60 (7.59%) MySQL
6 50 (6.33%) Data Warehouse
7 49 (6.20%) Oracle Database
8 46 (5.82%) Oracle Exadata
9 30 (3.80%) OLTP
10 25 (3.16%) RDBMS
10 25 (3.16%) NoSQL
10 25 (3.16%) Relational Database
11 21 (2.66%) Big Data
12 15 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 15 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 13 (1.65%) Riak
13 13 (1.65%) Apache Cassandra
14 8 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
15 6 (0.76%) Oracle OLAP
15 6 (0.76%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 18 (2.28%) Subversion
1 18 (2.28%) JIRA
2 3 (0.38%) Ant
2 3 (0.38%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.25%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.25%) Hudson
3 2 (0.25%) Maven
General
1 230 (29.11%) Finance
2 67 (8.48%) Banking
3 54 (6.84%) Retail
4 28 (3.54%) Telecoms
5 14 (1.77%) Investment Banking
6 12 (1.52%) Law
7 11 (1.39%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.14%) Legal
8 9 (1.14%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (0.89%) Games
10 6 (0.76%) International Banking
10 6 (0.76%) Publishing
11 4 (0.51%) Marketing
12 3 (0.38%) Local Government
13 2 (0.25%) Advertising
14 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.13%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (23.67%) Middleware
2 64 (8.10%) Ultra Messaging
2 64 (8.10%) HTML
2 64 (8.10%) XML
2 64 (8.10%) XSLT
2 64 (8.10%) Rendezvous
3 30 (3.80%) WebSphere MQ
4 24 (3.04%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 23 (2.91%) Oracle Fusion
6 16 (2.03%) Web Services
7 12 (1.52%) REST
7 12 (1.52%) .NET
8 4 (0.51%) WebSockets
9 1 (0.13%) MCollective
9 1 (0.13%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.13%) COM
9 1 (0.13%) SOAP
9 1 (0.13%) MSMQ
9 1 (0.13%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 205 (25.95%) Data Centre
2 45 (5.70%) Clustering
3 43 (5.44%) Enterprise Storage
4 42 (5.32%) Mainframe
4 42 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (4.30%) Replication
6 30 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
6 30 (3.80%) BYOD
7 25 (3.16%) FlexPod
8 21 (2.66%) Computer Science
9 16 (2.03%) Video Conferencing
9 16 (2.03%) Management Information System
10 9 (1.14%) EMC VNX
11 8 (1.01%) Public Cloud
12 7 (0.89%) Hybrid Cloud
12 7 (0.89%) User Experience
13 6 (0.76%) Fat Client
13 6 (0.76%) CLARiiON
13 6 (0.76%) Thin Client
14 5 (0.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 401 (50.76%) Windows
2 384 (48.61%) Linux
3 163 (20.63%) Solaris
4 119 (15.06%) UNIX
5 66 (8.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 32 (4.05%) AIX
7 28 (3.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (3.54%) Windows Server 2012
8 24 (3.04%) SUSE
8 24 (3.04%) HPUX
8 24 (3.04%) OS/400
8 24 (3.04%) zOS
9 18 (2.28%) Oracle Linux
10 8 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (0.89%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.38%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.38%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.25%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.25%) Android
14 1 (0.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (18.23%) ITIL
2 120 (15.19%) Agile Software Development
3 115 (14.56%) TOGAF
4 114 (14.43%) Performance Tuning
5 112 (14.18%) Benchmarking
6 78 (9.87%) Stakeholder Management
7 72 (9.11%) Load Balancing
8 71 (8.99%) Business Continuity
9 66 (8.35%) Technical Architecture
10 62 (7.85%) Project Management
11 54 (6.84%) Migration
12 53 (6.71%) Risk Management
13 47 (5.95%) Mentoring
14 43 (5.44%) PRINCE2
15 40 (5.06%) Enterprise Architecture
16 38 (4.81%) Capacity Management
17 34 (4.30%) Service Management
18 31 (3.92%) E-Commerce
18 31 (3.92%) Requirements Analysis
18 31 (3.92%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 131 (16.58%) SQL
2 70 (8.86%) Java
3 65 (8.23%) JavaScript
4 33 (4.18%) PowerShell
5 31 (3.92%) C
6 16 (2.03%) Python
7 15 (1.90%) Bash Shell
7 15 (1.90%) Ruby
8 3 (0.38%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.25%) Perl
10 1 (0.13%) PHP
10 1 (0.13%) JCL
10 1 (0.13%) Jython
10 1 (0.13%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 57 (7.22%) Degree
2 52 (6.58%) Security Cleared
3 32 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (3.67%) MCSE
5 20 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (2.41%) DV Cleared
7 18 (2.28%) SC Cleared
8 14 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
8 14 (1.77%) CCNP
8 14 (1.77%) ISEB
9 13 (1.65%) EMC Certification
10 12 (1.52%) CCDP
11 10 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 7 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 7 (0.89%) CCIE
13 6 (0.76%) CCNA
13 6 (0.76%) MCITP
14 5 (0.63%) VCAP
15 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Certified Master
15 4 (0.51%) Microsoft Certified Architect
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (2.03%) ISO 9001
3 11 (1.39%) SLA
4 9 (1.14%) COBIT
5 3 (0.38%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.13%) QA
System Software
1 277 (35.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 181 (22.91%) Active Directory
3 121 (15.32%) Hyper-V
4 116 (14.68%) NFS
4 116 (14.68%) SRDF
5 84 (10.63%) Oracle RAC
6 74 (9.37%) KVM
7 53 (6.71%) Xen
8 50 (6.33%) VMware ESX
9 14 (1.77%) XenApp
10 13 (1.65%) vSphere
11 12 (1.52%) Terminal Services
12 9 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
13 5 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
14 4 (0.51%) Firmware
14 4 (0.51%) XenDesktop
15 2 (0.25%) Forefront TMG
15 2 (0.25%) Terminal Server
15 2 (0.25%) ProxySG
15 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 32 (4.05%) Tivoli
1 32 (4.05%) SCCM
1 32 (4.05%) Puppet
2 28 (3.54%) Hyperic
3 26 (3.29%) SCOM
4 16 (2.03%) Cobbler
5 15 (1.90%) Nagios
5 15 (1.90%) OpenView
6 14 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (0.76%) SCOrch
7 6 (0.76%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (0.51%) Ansible
8 4 (0.51%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (0.25%) FortiGate
9 2 (0.25%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (0.25%) ARCserve
9 2 (0.25%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.25%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.25%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.25%) vMotion
Vendors
1 350 (44.30%) VMware
2 268 (33.92%) Oracle
3 265 (33.54%) Cisco
4 217 (27.47%) NetApp
5 208 (26.33%) EMC
6 162 (20.51%) IBM
7 161 (20.38%) Microsoft
8 124 (15.70%) Intel
9 123 (15.57%) HP
10 112 (14.18%) Citrix
11 64 (8.10%) Sybase
11 64 (8.10%) TIBCO
11 64 (8.10%) DataSynapse
12 62 (7.85%) Red Hat
13 57 (7.22%) Symantec
14 33 (4.18%) CheckPoint
15 32 (4.05%) F5
16 30 (3.80%) SolarWinds
16 30 (3.80%) Juniper
16 30 (3.80%) BMC
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Salary: £65000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: £45 000 - £75 000 (+ superb package!!!)
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Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum plus Benefits, Bonus and Pension
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
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East Midlands
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Salary: Negotiable Salary (Dependent on Experience) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Very competitive salary with full benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 45000 - 80000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65k - £80K + Bonus + Health + Pension
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
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