The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Infrastructure Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 237 220 216
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 22 27 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.35% 0.44% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.46% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 40
Median salary £51,000 £62,500 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.40% +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £61,750 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,300 £70,750 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +8.69%
Infrastructure Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6125 5840 7240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.67% 95.89% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 5160 4835 6190
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region that featured Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect across the North West region.

Infrastructure Architect Salary Trend in the North West

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Infrastructure Architect Salary Histogram in the North West

Infrastructure Architect
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside -4 11 £51,000 -28.42%
Manchester -37 10 £51,000 -18.40% 1
Cheshire +15 3 £64,750 +3.60%
Infrastructure Architect
England

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, Infrastructure Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
2 21 (56.76%) Linux
2 21 (56.76%) Data Centre
3 20 (54.05%) SAN
4 19 (51.35%) Windows
4 19 (51.35%) IaaS
4 19 (51.35%) PaaS
5 18 (48.65%) VMware
6 17 (45.95%) ITIL
6 17 (45.95%) PRINCE2
6 17 (45.95%) SQL Server
6 17 (45.95%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (45.95%) SaaS
7 16 (43.24%) Windows Server
7 16 (43.24%) Microsoft Azure
7 16 (43.24%) Amazon AWS
7 16 (43.24%) Oracle
7 16 (43.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (43.24%) Active Directory
8 15 (40.54%) IBM
8 15 (40.54%) DNS
8 15 (40.54%) Load Balancing
8 15 (40.54%) TOGAF
9 14 (37.84%) Degree
9 14 (37.84%) Mobile Device Management
9 14 (37.84%) Public Cloud
9 14 (37.84%) Cisco
9 14 (37.84%) MCSE
9 14 (37.84%) Citrix
10 13 (35.14%) CCNA

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (35.14%) Apache
1 13 (35.14%) BizTalk Server
1 13 (35.14%) IIS
1 13 (35.14%) JBoss
1 13 (35.14%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.41%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.81%) MS Office
2 4 (10.81%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 19 (51.35%) IaaS
1 19 (51.35%) PaaS
2 17 (45.95%) SaaS
3 16 (43.24%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (43.24%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (54.05%) SAN
2 15 (40.54%) DNS
3 13 (35.14%) DHCP
3 13 (35.14%) VPN
4 2 (5.41%) MPLS
4 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.70%) Intranet
5 1 (2.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (45.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) Big Data
2 2 (5.41%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (5.41%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.70%) DB2
3 1 (2.70%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) SAP HANA
General
1 13 (35.14%) Banking
2 5 (13.51%) Retail
3 4 (10.81%) Finance
4 3 (8.11%) Publishing
4 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.41%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) Middleware
2 2 (5.41%) .NET
2 2 (5.41%) REST
2 2 (5.41%) ServiceStack
2 2 (5.41%) SOAP
2 2 (5.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (56.76%) Data Centre
2 14 (37.84%) Public Cloud
3 13 (35.14%) Hybrid Cloud
3 13 (35.14%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.41%) Clustering
6 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 21 (56.76%) Linux
2 19 (51.35%) Windows
3 16 (43.24%) Windows Server
4 13 (35.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (13.51%) OpenVMS
5 5 (13.51%) Solaris
6 2 (5.41%) Unix
7 1 (2.70%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) ITIL
1 17 (45.95%) PRINCE2
2 15 (40.54%) Load Balancing
2 15 (40.54%) TOGAF
3 14 (37.84%) Mobile Device Management
4 13 (35.14%) DevOps
4 13 (35.14%) Identity Management
4 13 (35.14%) ITIL V3
4 13 (35.14%) Line Management
4 13 (35.14%) Mentoring
4 13 (35.14%) Wealth Management
5 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.81%) Data Protection
5 4 (10.81%) ITSM
5 4 (10.81%) Programme Management
5 4 (10.81%) Service Management
6 2 (5.41%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (5.41%) Information Security
6 2 (5.41%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) C#
1 2 (5.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (43.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (37.84%) Degree
2 14 (37.84%) MCSE
3 13 (35.14%) CCNA
3 13 (35.14%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (35.14%) EMC Certification
4 1 (2.70%) CCA
4 1 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.70%) MCSA
4 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 17 (45.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (43.24%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (35.14%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 23 (62.16%) Microsoft
2 18 (48.65%) VMware
3 16 (43.24%) Oracle
4 15 (40.54%) IBM
5 14 (37.84%) Cisco
5 14 (37.84%) Citrix
6 13 (35.14%) EMC
6 13 (35.14%) Software AG
7 5 (13.51%) NetApp
8 3 (8.11%) HP
9 2 (5.41%) Adobe
9 2 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (2.70%) BT
10 1 (2.70%) Dell
10 1 (2.70%) SAP
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