The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Solutions 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 Solutions 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 Solution Architect
Rank 780 870 851
Rank change year-on-year
+90 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Solutions Architect 88 32 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.085% 0.030% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.090% 0.031% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 65 28 9
Average salary £87,500 £70,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £58,750 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+2.12% +2.17%
Infrastructure Solutions 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 Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Infrastructure Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Infrastructure Solutions Architect Salary Trend in England

Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in England

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

Infrastructure Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in England

Infrastructure Solutions 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 Solutions 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
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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 +7 38 £87,500 +25.00%
South East 0 15 £62,500 -13.79%
North West - 14 - -
Yorkshire +12 13 £55,000 +57.14% 1
South West -19 2 £48,000 +37.14%
East of England +16 1 £102,500 - 2
Infrastructure Solutions Architect
UK

Infrastructure Solutions 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 Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 92 (61.33%) Windows
2 83 (55.33%) SAN
3 82 (54.67%) Linux
3 82 (54.67%) Cisco
4 81 (54.00%) Oracle
5 79 (52.67%) IBM
6 78 (52.00%) Middleware
7 77 (51.33%) VMware
8 76 (50.67%) WebSphere
9 75 (50.00%) NetApp
10 74 (49.33%) Solaris
11 72 (48.00%) EMC
12 70 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
13 62 (41.33%) Hyper-V
14 61 (40.67%) SQL Server
15 55 (36.67%) KVM
16 54 (36.00%) WAN
17 53 (35.33%) LAN
18 50 (33.33%) DB2
19 48 (32.00%) Finance
20 46 (30.67%) Microsoft
21 43 (28.67%) IIS
21 43 (28.67%) Agile Software Development
22 42 (28.00%) Oracle Coherence
22 42 (28.00%) NAS
23 40 (26.67%) Apache
23 40 (26.67%) Tomcat
23 40 (26.67%) HTTP
23 40 (26.67%) NFS
23 40 (26.67%) Oracle HTTP Server

Infrastructure Solutions 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 Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 76 (50.67%) WebSphere
2 43 (28.67%) IIS
3 42 (28.00%) Oracle Coherence
4 40 (26.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 40 (26.67%) Apache
4 40 (26.67%) Tomcat
5 32 (21.33%) WebLogic
6 7 (4.67%) SharePoint
6 7 (4.67%) Lync
7 3 (2.00%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (1.33%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (2.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 24 (16.00%) RMDS
2 1 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.67%) SaaS
2 4 (2.67%) Office 365
3 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.33%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.33%) Amazon S3
4 2 (1.33%) Route 53
4 2 (1.33%) Amazon Glacier
4 2 (1.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 83 (55.33%) SAN
2 54 (36.00%) WAN
3 53 (35.33%) LAN
4 42 (28.00%) NAS
5 40 (26.67%) FCoE
5 40 (26.67%) Fibre Channel
5 40 (26.67%) Multicast
5 40 (26.67%) HTTP
6 24 (16.00%) iSCSI
7 9 (6.00%) Internet
8 4 (2.67%) Firewall
9 2 (1.33%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (1.33%) Network Security
10 1 (0.67%) DNS
10 1 (0.67%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (40.67%) SQL Server
2 50 (33.33%) DB2
3 33 (22.00%) Relational Database
4 31 (20.67%) Oracle Database
4 31 (20.67%) Oracle Exadata
4 31 (20.67%) RDBMS
5 24 (16.00%) Hadoop
5 24 (16.00%) HBase
6 16 (10.67%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.33%) MySQL
8 3 (2.00%) Oracle OLAP
8 3 (2.00%) OLTP
8 3 (2.00%) OLAP
9 2 (1.33%) Big Data
9 2 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
General
1 48 (32.00%) Finance
2 26 (17.33%) Banking
3 18 (12.00%) Retail
3 18 (12.00%) Telecoms
4 16 (10.67%) Legal
5 3 (2.00%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.00%) Advertising
6 2 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.67%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (52.00%) Middleware
2 33 (22.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 24 (16.00%) Rendezvous
3 24 (16.00%) HTML
3 24 (16.00%) XML
3 24 (16.00%) XSLT
4 5 (3.33%) Web Services
5 2 (1.33%) J2EE
5 2 (1.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 31 (20.67%) FlexPod
2 14 (9.33%) Mainframe
3 6 (4.00%) Public Cloud
4 4 (2.67%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (2.67%) CMDB
5 3 (2.00%) N-Tier
5 3 (2.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.00%) Clustering
5 3 (2.00%) FMCG
5 3 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.33%) Telematics
6 2 (1.33%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.33%) Replication
6 2 (1.33%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.67%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.67%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.67%) Tandem
7 1 (0.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 92 (61.33%) Windows
2 82 (54.67%) Linux
3 74 (49.33%) Solaris
4 36 (24.00%) AIX
5 34 (22.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 31 (20.67%) SUSE
6 31 (20.67%) HPUX
6 31 (20.67%) OS/400
6 31 (20.67%) zOS
7 19 (12.67%) UNIX
8 3 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.33%) Android
9 2 (1.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (28.67%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (26.67%) Benchmarking
2 40 (26.67%) Performance Tuning
3 37 (24.67%) Coaching
4 36 (24.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 34 (22.67%) Mentoring
6 33 (22.00%) Business Continuity
7 27 (18.00%) TOGAF
8 18 (12.00%) Risk Management
9 15 (10.00%) ITIL
10 13 (8.67%) Service Management
11 9 (6.00%) Project Management
11 9 (6.00%) Technical Architecture
12 7 (4.67%) Load Balancing
13 6 (4.00%) PRINCE2
14 5 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
14 5 (3.33%) Cash Management
15 4 (2.67%) IT Governance
15 4 (2.67%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 28 (18.67%) Java
2 24 (16.00%) JavaScript
2 24 (16.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (6.67%) SC Cleared
1 10 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (2.67%) Degree
4 3 (2.00%) MCSE
4 3 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (2.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (2.00%) CCNA
5 2 (1.33%) CCIE
6 1 (0.67%) CCAA
6 1 (0.67%) ISEB
6 1 (0.67%) CCA
6 1 (0.67%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.67%) CCEA
6 1 (0.67%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.67%) QA
2 2 (1.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 70 (46.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 62 (41.33%) Hyper-V
3 55 (36.67%) KVM
4 40 (26.67%) SRDF
4 40 (26.67%) NFS
5 27 (18.00%) Oracle RAC
6 24 (16.00%) Xen
7 9 (6.00%) Active Directory
8 4 (2.67%) XenDesktop
9 3 (2.00%) vSphere
9 3 (2.00%) XenApp
10 1 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 33 (22.00%) Tivoli
2 4 (2.67%) SCCM
3 2 (1.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 82 (54.67%) Cisco
2 81 (54.00%) Oracle
3 79 (52.67%) IBM
4 77 (51.33%) VMware
5 75 (50.00%) NetApp
6 72 (48.00%) EMC
7 46 (30.67%) Microsoft
8 40 (26.67%) Intel
9 39 (26.00%) HP
10 36 (24.00%) Red Hat
11 33 (22.00%) CheckPoint
11 33 (22.00%) Juniper
12 31 (20.67%) BMC
12 31 (20.67%) CA
12 31 (20.67%) Symantec
12 31 (20.67%) Brocade
13 24 (16.00%) DataSynapse
13 24 (16.00%) 29West
13 24 (16.00%) TIBCO
13 24 (16.00%) Sybase