The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 170 162 171
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 26 22 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.63% 0.58% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.61% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 13
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £59,889
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -12.33%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -4.16%
Infrastructure Architect
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3949 3612 4074
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.04% 94.65% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 3377 3142 3682
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,646 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

Infrastructure Architect Salary Histogram in Manchester

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 24 (82.76%) IBM
1 24 (82.76%) Middleware
1 24 (82.76%) Windows
2 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 14 (48.28%) NetApp
2 14 (48.28%) Cisco
2 14 (48.28%) HP
2 14 (48.28%) VMware
2 14 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (48.28%) Hyper-V
2 14 (48.28%) FlexPod
3 13 (44.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (41.38%) SUSE
4 12 (41.38%) Business Continuity
4 12 (41.38%) Tandem
4 12 (41.38%) Brocade
4 12 (41.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 12 (41.38%) WebSphere
4 12 (41.38%) Problem Management
4 12 (41.38%) Risk Analysis
4 12 (41.38%) IBM Mainframe
4 12 (41.38%) Relational Database
4 12 (41.38%) KVM
4 12 (41.38%) Infrastructure Management
4 12 (41.38%) Oracle Database
4 12 (41.38%) Mentoring
4 12 (41.38%) Coaching
4 12 (41.38%) Oracle Exadata
4 12 (41.38%) EMC
4 12 (41.38%) Juniper

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 12 (41.38%) WebLogic
1 12 (41.38%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) SaaS
1 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) SAN
1 12 (41.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) SQL Server
1 12 (41.38%) DB2
1 12 (41.38%) RDBMS
1 12 (41.38%) Oracle Exadata
1 12 (41.38%) Oracle Database
1 12 (41.38%) Relational Database
General
1 14 (48.28%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (82.76%) Middleware
2 12 (41.38%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 14 (48.28%) FlexPod
2 12 (41.38%) Mainframe
2 12 (41.38%) Tandem
2 12 (41.38%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 24 (82.76%) Windows
2 12 (41.38%) AIX
2 12 (41.38%) HPUX
2 12 (41.38%) Solaris
2 12 (41.38%) Linux
2 12 (41.38%) OS/400
2 12 (41.38%) zOS
2 12 (41.38%) SUSE
2 12 (41.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 12 (41.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (44.83%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (41.38%) Business Continuity
2 12 (41.38%) Problem Management
2 12 (41.38%) Risk Analysis
2 12 (41.38%) Infrastructure Management
2 12 (41.38%) Mentoring
2 12 (41.38%) Coaching
3 2 (6.90%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (6.90%) TOGAF
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (3.45%) ITIL
4 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.45%) SOA
4 1 (3.45%) Project Management
4 1 (3.45%) Migration
4 1 (3.45%) DevOps
4 1 (3.45%) Business Transformation
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (48.28%) Hyper-V
2 12 (41.38%) KVM
Systems Management
1 12 (41.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (82.76%) IBM
2 14 (48.28%) Cisco
2 14 (48.28%) HP
2 14 (48.28%) NetApp
2 14 (48.28%) VMware
3 12 (41.38%) Brocade
3 12 (41.38%) Red Hat
3 12 (41.38%) CheckPoint
3 12 (41.38%) Symantec
3 12 (41.38%) EMC
3 12 (41.38%) Juniper
3 12 (41.38%) BMC
3 12 (41.38%) CA
3 12 (41.38%) Oracle
3 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
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