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 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 167 190 165
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -25
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 19 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.50% 0.073% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.077% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 14
Average salary £62,500 - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,000 £65,000 £59,000
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +10.16%
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
3612 3917 3736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.76% 95.03% 94.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3030 3236 3265
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 27 August 2015.

Infrastructure Architect Salary Histogram in Manchester

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 33 (89.19%) Data Centre
2 27 (72.97%) Mentoring
2 27 (72.97%) Coaching
2 27 (72.97%) Windows
2 27 (72.97%) Microsoft
3 26 (70.27%) IBM
3 26 (70.27%) Oracle
3 26 (70.27%) Hyper-V
4 25 (67.57%) Linux
4 25 (67.57%) Cisco
4 25 (67.57%) CA
4 25 (67.57%) Middleware
4 25 (67.57%) VMware
4 25 (67.57%) Business Continuity
5 24 (64.86%) SUSE
5 24 (64.86%) Brocade
5 24 (64.86%) Symantec
5 24 (64.86%) Juniper
5 24 (64.86%) SAN
5 24 (64.86%) WebSphere MQ
5 24 (64.86%) Tivoli
5 24 (64.86%) BMC
5 24 (64.86%) NetApp
5 24 (64.86%) Red Hat
5 24 (64.86%) zOS
5 24 (64.86%) CheckPoint
5 24 (64.86%) HP
5 24 (64.86%) EMC
5 24 (64.86%) RDBMS
5 24 (64.86%) OS/400

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 24 (64.86%) WebLogic
1 24 (64.86%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.70%) CICS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 24 (64.86%) IBM PureFlex
2 4 (10.81%) SaaS
3 2 (5.41%) IaaS
4 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (64.86%) SAN
2 3 (8.11%) Firewall
2 3 (8.11%) WAN
3 2 (5.41%) VPN
3 2 (5.41%) SSL
3 2 (5.41%) Software-Defined Networking
3 2 (5.41%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.70%) Unified Communications
4 1 (2.70%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (64.86%) SQL Server
1 24 (64.86%) DB2
1 24 (64.86%) RDBMS
1 24 (64.86%) Oracle Exadata
1 24 (64.86%) Oracle Database
1 24 (64.86%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Retail
3 3 (8.11%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (8.11%) Law
4 2 (5.41%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (67.57%) Middleware
2 24 (64.86%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 24 (64.86%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 33 (89.19%) Data Centre
2 24 (64.86%) FlexPod
3 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.70%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 27 (72.97%) Windows
2 25 (67.57%) Linux
3 24 (64.86%) OS/400
3 24 (64.86%) zOS
3 24 (64.86%) SUSE
3 24 (64.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (64.86%) AIX
3 24 (64.86%) HPUX
3 24 (64.86%) Solaris
4 1 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (72.97%) Mentoring
1 27 (72.97%) Coaching
2 25 (67.57%) Business Continuity
3 24 (64.86%) Converged Infrastructure
3 24 (64.86%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (10.81%) TOGAF
5 3 (8.11%) Line Management
6 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.41%) Migration
6 2 (5.41%) ITIL
7 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.70%) PRINCE
7 1 (2.70%) Project Management
7 1 (2.70%) Service Management
7 1 (2.70%) Network Design
7 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.70%) Performance Improvement
7 1 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.70%) COBOL
2 1 (2.70%) JCL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.41%) MCSE
3 1 (2.70%) CCIE
3 1 (2.70%) CCNP
3 1 (2.70%) CCNA
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 26 (70.27%) Hyper-V
2 24 (64.86%) KVM
2 24 (64.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 24 (64.86%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 27 (72.97%) Microsoft
2 26 (70.27%) Oracle
2 26 (70.27%) IBM
3 25 (67.57%) Cisco
3 25 (67.57%) VMware
3 25 (67.57%) CA
4 24 (64.86%) NetApp
4 24 (64.86%) Red Hat
4 24 (64.86%) CheckPoint
4 24 (64.86%) Symantec
4 24 (64.86%) HP
4 24 (64.86%) EMC
4 24 (64.86%) Juniper
4 24 (64.86%) BMC
4 24 (64.86%) Brocade
Manchester, Lancashire
Twist IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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