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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 155 188 182
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 17 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.52% 0.026% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.028% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +13.63%
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
3129 3620 3931
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.28% 94.86% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 2554 2983 3414
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015, 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%) VMware
1 24 (82.76%) Oracle
1 24 (82.76%) Windows
1 24 (82.76%) IBM
2 23 (79.31%) Microsoft
2 23 (79.31%) AIX
2 23 (79.31%) Solaris
2 23 (79.31%) Linux
2 23 (79.31%) Business Continuity
2 23 (79.31%) Middleware
2 23 (79.31%) Cisco
2 23 (79.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (75.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (75.86%) Hyper-V
3 22 (75.86%) WebSphere
3 22 (75.86%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 22 (75.86%) SUSE
3 22 (75.86%) Brocade
3 22 (75.86%) OS/400
3 22 (75.86%) RDBMS
3 22 (75.86%) Symantec
3 22 (75.86%) HPUX
3 22 (75.86%) SQL Server
3 22 (75.86%) DB2
3 22 (75.86%) WebLogic
3 22 (75.86%) HP
3 22 (75.86%) EMC
3 22 (75.86%) Juniper
3 22 (75.86%) SAN
3 22 (75.86%) BMC

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 22 (75.86%) WebSphere
1 22 (75.86%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) Office Communications Server
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (75.86%) SAN
2 2 (6.90%) WAN
3 1 (3.45%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.45%) Firewall
3 1 (3.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (75.86%) RDBMS
1 22 (75.86%) SQL Server
1 22 (75.86%) DB2
1 22 (75.86%) Oracle Exadata
1 22 (75.86%) Oracle Database
1 22 (75.86%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (6.90%) Finance
1 2 (6.90%) Publishing
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (79.31%) Middleware
2 22 (75.86%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 22 (75.86%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (75.86%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 24 (82.76%) Windows
2 23 (79.31%) AIX
2 23 (79.31%) Solaris
2 23 (79.31%) Linux
3 22 (75.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 22 (75.86%) SUSE
3 22 (75.86%) OS/400
3 22 (75.86%) HPUX
3 22 (75.86%) zOS
4 2 (6.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Business Continuity
2 22 (75.86%) Mentoring
2 22 (75.86%) Coaching
2 22 (75.86%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (10.34%) Migration
4 2 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.45%) Performance Improvement
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL
5 1 (3.45%) Network Design
5 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (3.45%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) CCIE
1 1 (3.45%) CCNP
1 1 (3.45%) CCNA
1 1 (3.45%) MCSD
1 1 (3.45%) MCSE
1 1 (3.45%) CCA
1 1 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (3.45%) CCEA
1 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 23 (79.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (75.86%) Hyper-V
2 22 (75.86%) KVM
3 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (75.86%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 24 (82.76%) VMware
1 24 (82.76%) Oracle
1 24 (82.76%) IBM
2 23 (79.31%) Microsoft
2 23 (79.31%) Cisco
3 22 (75.86%) Brocade
3 22 (75.86%) Symantec
3 22 (75.86%) HP
3 22 (75.86%) EMC
3 22 (75.86%) Juniper
3 22 (75.86%) BMC
3 22 (75.86%) CA
3 22 (75.86%) NetApp
3 22 (75.86%) Red Hat
3 22 (75.86%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.45%) Citrix
Manchester
Orgtel
Salary: £450 - £525 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
Orgtel
Salary: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 6 days ago