The first table below looks at the demand for the Infrastructure Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Architect
Rank - 182 151
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 0 8 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester - 0.19% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.20% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 25
Average salary - £56,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £57,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+13.53% -4.58%
Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3792 3914 3650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.45% 95.05% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3129 3390 3231
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Infrastructure Architect
North West

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Infrastructure Architect Salary Trend in Manchester

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Legal
3 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 2 (40.00%) Human Factors
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (40.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) J2EE
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 1 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (20.00%) LAN
4 1 (20.00%) WAN
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco
4 1 (20.00%) SAN
4 1 (20.00%) Internet
4 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (20.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) LAN
1 1 (20.00%) WAN
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (20.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Legal
2 2 (40.00%) Banking
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) J2EE
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 1 (20.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco