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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 166 183 185
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 17 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.46% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 5
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
3532 3826 3921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.59% 94.89% 95.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2864 3187 3381
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 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 31 (86.11%) Windows
2 30 (83.33%) IBM
2 30 (83.33%) Middleware
3 24 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 24 (66.67%) AIX
3 24 (66.67%) Oracle
3 24 (66.67%) Solaris
3 24 (66.67%) Linux
3 24 (66.67%) VMware
3 24 (66.67%) Business Continuity
3 24 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (63.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 23 (63.89%) Hyper-V
4 23 (63.89%) SUSE
4 23 (63.89%) Brocade
4 23 (63.89%) WebSphere
4 23 (63.89%) SQL Server
4 23 (63.89%) DB2
4 23 (63.89%) WebLogic
4 23 (63.89%) HPUX
4 23 (63.89%) OS/400
4 23 (63.89%) RDBMS
4 23 (63.89%) Cisco
4 23 (63.89%) HP
4 23 (63.89%) EMC
4 23 (63.89%) WebSphere MQ
4 23 (63.89%) Tivoli
4 23 (63.89%) Symantec
4 23 (63.89%) Juniper
4 23 (63.89%) SAN

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 23 (63.89%) WebLogic
1 23 (63.89%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.78%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) SaaS
2 1 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (63.89%) SAN
2 6 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (2.78%) VLAN
3 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (63.89%) SQL Server
1 23 (63.89%) DB2
1 23 (63.89%) RDBMS
1 23 (63.89%) Oracle Exadata
1 23 (63.89%) Oracle Database
1 23 (63.89%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Publishing
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (83.33%) Middleware
2 23 (63.89%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 23 (63.89%) FlexPod
2 6 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 6 (16.67%) Tandem
2 6 (16.67%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 31 (86.11%) Windows
2 24 (66.67%) AIX
2 24 (66.67%) Solaris
2 24 (66.67%) Linux
3 23 (63.89%) OS/400
3 23 (63.89%) zOS
3 23 (63.89%) SUSE
3 23 (63.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 23 (63.89%) HPUX
4 8 (22.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 23 (63.89%) Infrastructure Management
2 23 (63.89%) Mentoring
2 23 (63.89%) Coaching
3 6 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 6 (16.67%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (5.56%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (5.56%) TOGAF
5 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.78%) ITIL
6 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.78%) SOA
6 1 (2.78%) Project Management
6 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.78%) Performance Improvement
6 1 (2.78%) Business Transformation
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) MCSD
1 1 (2.78%) MCSE
1 1 (2.78%) CCA
1 1 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (2.78%) CCEA
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
System Software
1 24 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (63.89%) Hyper-V
2 23 (63.89%) KVM
3 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 23 (63.89%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 30 (83.33%) IBM
2 24 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 24 (66.67%) Oracle
2 24 (66.67%) VMware
3 23 (63.89%) Brocade
3 23 (63.89%) Cisco
3 23 (63.89%) HP
3 23 (63.89%) EMC
3 23 (63.89%) Juniper
3 23 (63.89%) BMC
3 23 (63.89%) CA
3 23 (63.89%) NetApp
3 23 (63.89%) Red Hat
3 23 (63.89%) CheckPoint
3 23 (63.89%) Symantec
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix
Manchester, Lancashire
Aximis (West) Limited
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