The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 126 150 142
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 55 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.45% 0.19% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 0.20% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 12
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £59,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+10.16% +2.60%
Infrastructure Architect
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3662 2518 2643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.72% 95.45% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2855 1939 2156
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,950 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Infrastructure Architect Salary Trend in Leeds

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Infrastructure Architect Salary Histogram in Leeds

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 53 (61.63%) VMware
2 49 (56.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (55.81%) TOGAF
4 41 (47.67%) ITIL
5 36 (41.86%) Cisco
5 36 (41.86%) HP
5 36 (41.86%) EMC
6 35 (40.70%) VMware ESX
6 35 (40.70%) Active Directory
7 34 (39.53%) NetApp
7 34 (39.53%) NAS
8 32 (37.21%) Load Balancing
8 32 (37.21%) IBM
9 31 (36.05%) F5
10 30 (34.88%) E-Commerce
11 18 (20.93%) Linux
12 12 (13.95%) Retail
13 8 (9.30%) Microsoft
13 8 (9.30%) MS Excel
13 8 (9.30%) Legal
14 7 (8.14%) Windows
15 6 (6.98%) Telecoms
15 6 (6.98%) Banking
15 6 (6.98%) Puppet
15 6 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
16 5 (5.81%) Waterfall
16 5 (5.81%) Enterprise Architecture
16 5 (5.81%) Technical Architecture
16 5 (5.81%) Data Protection
16 5 (5.81%) Stakeholder Management

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 4 (4.65%) MS Exchange
1 4 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.16%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (9.30%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.81%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 34 (39.53%) NAS
2 5 (5.81%) SAN
3 3 (3.49%) Unified Communications
4 2 (2.33%) LAN
4 2 (2.33%) WAN
5 1 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.16%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.16%) VPLS
5 1 (1.16%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.16%) DMVPN
5 1 (1.16%) HSRP
5 1 (1.16%) MPLS
5 1 (1.16%) OSPF
5 1 (1.16%) BGP
5 1 (1.16%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.16%) VRRP
5 1 (1.16%) Firewall
5 1 (1.16%) IPsec
5 1 (1.16%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.16%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (1.16%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (13.95%) Retail
2 8 (9.30%) Legal
3 6 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.98%) Banking
4 1 (1.16%) Finance
4 1 (1.16%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.16%) CMDB
1 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (1.16%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (20.93%) Linux
2 7 (8.14%) Windows
3 3 (3.49%) UNIX
4 2 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.16%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (55.81%) TOGAF
2 41 (47.67%) ITIL
3 32 (37.21%) Load Balancing
4 30 (34.88%) E-Commerce
5 5 (5.81%) Waterfall
5 5 (5.81%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (5.81%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (5.81%) Data Protection
5 5 (5.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (5.81%) Risk Management
5 5 (5.81%) Information Security
5 5 (5.81%) Configuration Management
6 4 (4.65%) B2C
6 4 (4.65%) Project Management
6 4 (4.65%) Change Management
6 4 (4.65%) Problem Management
7 3 (3.49%) Zachman Framework
8 2 (2.33%) Workflow
8 2 (2.33%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.16%) C#
1 1 (1.16%) C++
1 1 (1.16%) Java
1 1 (1.16%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.16%) Degree
1 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) COBIT
System Software
1 49 (56.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 35 (40.70%) VMware ESX
2 35 (40.70%) Active Directory
3 4 (4.65%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.16%) vSphere
4 1 (1.16%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (6.98%) Puppet
1 6 (6.98%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 53 (61.63%) VMware
2 36 (41.86%) Cisco
2 36 (41.86%) HP
2 36 (41.86%) EMC
3 34 (39.53%) NetApp
4 32 (37.21%) IBM
5 31 (36.05%) F5
6 8 (9.30%) Microsoft
7 5 (5.81%) Citrix
8 2 (2.33%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.16%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.16%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.16%) CheckPoint
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