The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 137 121 162
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +41
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 8 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.34% 0.35% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.37% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 10
Average salary £100,000 £62,500 £63,680
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.00% -1.85%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £61,250
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -2.04%
Infrastructure Architect
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2243 1888 2974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 95.45% 95.50% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1854 1544 2423
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,808 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Infrastructure Architect Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Infrastructure Architect
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Watford -2 8 £100,000 +42.85%
Infrastructure Architect
East of England

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 16 (80.00%) Citrix
2 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (70.00%) VMware
4 12 (60.00%) XenApp
5 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (55.00%) Windows
6 10 (50.00%) Finance
7 8 (40.00%) SQL
7 8 (40.00%) DNS
7 8 (40.00%) HP
7 8 (40.00%) PKI
8 6 (30.00%) SCCM
8 6 (30.00%) EMC
8 6 (30.00%) Cisco
8 6 (30.00%) IBM
8 6 (30.00%) LAN
8 6 (30.00%) WAN
8 6 (30.00%) COM
9 5 (25.00%) UNIX
9 5 (25.00%) Ethernet
9 5 (25.00%) Solaris
9 5 (25.00%) Linux
9 5 (25.00%) BMC
9 5 (25.00%) CA
9 5 (25.00%) NetApp
9 5 (25.00%) Tivoli
9 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
9 5 (25.00%) Change Management
9 5 (25.00%) E-business
9 5 (25.00%) Retail

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 1 (5.00%) Apache
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) DNS
2 6 (30.00%) LAN
2 6 (30.00%) WAN
3 5 (25.00%) Ethernet
4 4 (20.00%) SAN
5 1 (5.00%) Internet
5 1 (5.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) COM
2 3 (15.00%) Middleware
3 1 (5.00%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) PKI
2 3 (15.00%) Replication
3 2 (10.00%) Clustering
4 1 (5.00%) Open Source
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) UNIX
2 5 (25.00%) Solaris
2 5 (25.00%) Linux
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) AIX
5 1 (5.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Change Management
1 5 (25.00%) E-business
1 5 (25.00%) Data Management
1 5 (25.00%) Financial Analysis
2 4 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.00%) Workflow
5 1 (5.00%) Validation
5 1 (5.00%) Zachman Framework
5 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.00%) Network Design
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Use Case
5 1 (5.00%) BCP
5 1 (5.00%) Build Automation
5 1 (5.00%) Software Distribution
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (5.00%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (60.00%) XenApp
2 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (15.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) SCCM
2 5 (25.00%) SCOM
2 5 (25.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (5.00%) Nagios
3 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Citrix
2 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (70.00%) VMware
4 8 (40.00%) HP
5 6 (30.00%) Cisco
5 6 (30.00%) IBM
5 6 (30.00%) EMC
6 5 (25.00%) BMC
6 5 (25.00%) CA
6 5 (25.00%) NetApp
7 4 (20.00%) AppSense
7 4 (20.00%) Oracle
8 2 (10.00%) Fujitsu
9 1 (5.00%) Nintex
9 1 (5.00%) Symantec
9 1 (5.00%) Metastorm
9 1 (5.00%) Hitachi
9 1 (5.00%) Sybase
9 1 (5.00%) SAP
9 1 (5.00%) Dell