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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 178 157 167
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 7 21 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% 0.56% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.59% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1 19 14
Average salary £75,000 £52,500 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% +2.43%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
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
3853 3554 3726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.23% 94.17% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3216 3090 3277
Average salary £37,500 £35,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.89% +2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 September 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 6 (85.71%) HP
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (85.71%) NetApp
1 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
1 6 (85.71%) FlexPod
2 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
2 5 (71.43%) KVM
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Exadata
2 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
2 5 (71.43%) Mentoring
2 5 (71.43%) Coaching
2 5 (71.43%) SUSE
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 5 (71.43%) zOS
2 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
2 5 (71.43%) WebSphere MQ
2 5 (71.43%) Tivoli
2 5 (71.43%) Middleware
2 5 (71.43%) Symantec
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) DB2
2 5 (71.43%) WebLogic
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) AIX
2 5 (71.43%) HPUX
2 5 (71.43%) Solaris

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 5 (71.43%) WebLogic
1 5 (71.43%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Relational Database
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Exadata
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
1 5 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 5 (71.43%) DB2
1 5 (71.43%) RDBMS
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) WebSphere MQ
1 5 (71.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) SUSE
1 5 (71.43%) zOS
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) AIX
1 5 (71.43%) HPUX
1 5 (71.43%) Solaris
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
1 5 (71.43%) OS/400
1 5 (71.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Management
1 5 (71.43%) Mentoring
1 5 (71.43%) Coaching
1 5 (71.43%) Business Continuity
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
2 5 (71.43%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) HP
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
1 6 (85.71%) NetApp
2 5 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 5 (71.43%) CheckPoint
2 5 (71.43%) Symantec
2 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 5 (71.43%) Brocade
2 5 (71.43%) IBM
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) EMC
2 5 (71.43%) Juniper
2 5 (71.43%) BMC
2 5 (71.43%) CA
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago