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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Architect
England / North West
Rank 220 230 226
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 27 2 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.46% 0.037% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.038% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 21
Median salary £55,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +12.50%

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
5721 5224 6491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.54% 95.96% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4827 4392 5544
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 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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
Manchester -3 16 £55,000 - 2
Merseyside - 11 £56,750 - 1
Infrastructure Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 (52.27%) Microsoft
2 22 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 20 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (45.45%) Linux
4 19 (43.18%) ITIL
4 19 (43.18%) PRINCE2
4 19 (43.18%) SAN
4 19 (43.18%) VMware
4 19 (43.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 18 (40.91%) PaaS
5 18 (40.91%) IaaS
6 17 (38.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (38.64%) TOGAF
7 16 (36.36%) Active Directory
7 16 (36.36%) Oracle
7 16 (36.36%) Cisco
7 16 (36.36%) SaaS
8 15 (34.09%) EMC
8 15 (34.09%) Windows
9 14 (31.82%) IBM
9 14 (31.82%) Middleware
9 14 (31.82%) Windows Server
10 13 (29.55%) Mobile Device Management
10 13 (29.55%) Public Cloud
10 13 (29.55%) Microsoft Certification
10 13 (29.55%) MCSE
10 13 (29.55%) Citrix
10 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
11 12 (27.27%) IIS
11 12 (27.27%) JBoss

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 12 (27.27%) Apache
1 12 (27.27%) BizTalk Server
1 12 (27.27%) IIS
1 12 (27.27%) JBoss
1 12 (27.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.09%) MS Office
2 4 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 20 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (43.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (40.91%) IaaS
3 18 (40.91%) PaaS
4 16 (36.36%) SaaS
5 2 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (43.18%) SAN
2 12 (27.27%) DHCP
2 12 (27.27%) DNS
2 12 (27.27%) VPN
3 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (29.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) Big Data
3 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.27%) DB2
3 1 (2.27%) SAP HANA
General
1 12 (27.27%) Banking
2 11 (25.00%) Retail
3 4 (9.09%) Finance
4 3 (6.82%) Publishing
5 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.82%) Middleware
2 2 (4.55%) Web Services
3 1 (2.27%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 22 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 13 (29.55%) Public Cloud
3 12 (27.27%) Hybrid Cloud
3 12 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (45.45%) Linux
2 15 (34.09%) Windows
3 14 (31.82%) Windows Server
4 12 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (11.36%) OpenVMS
5 5 (11.36%) Solaris
6 2 (4.55%) Unix
7 1 (2.27%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (43.18%) ITIL
1 19 (43.18%) PRINCE2
2 17 (38.64%) TOGAF
3 13 (29.55%) Mobile Device Management
4 12 (27.27%) DevOps
4 12 (27.27%) Identity Management
4 12 (27.27%) ITIL V3
4 12 (27.27%) Line Management
4 12 (27.27%) Load Balancing
4 12 (27.27%) Mentoring
4 12 (27.27%) Wealth Management
5 7 (15.91%) ITSM
6 5 (11.36%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.09%) Data Protection
7 4 (9.09%) Programme Management
7 4 (9.09%) Service Management
8 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (4.55%) Data Encryption
9 2 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 13 (29.55%) MCSE
1 13 (29.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (27.27%) CCNA
2 12 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (27.27%) Degree
2 12 (27.27%) EMC Certification
3 1 (2.27%) CCA
3 1 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.27%) MCSA
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 17 (38.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.55%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (27.27%) AirWatch
2 3 (6.82%) Icinga
2 3 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.82%) Puppet
2 3 (6.82%) vRealize
Vendors
1 23 (52.27%) Microsoft
2 19 (43.18%) VMware
3 16 (36.36%) Cisco
3 16 (36.36%) Oracle
4 15 (34.09%) EMC
5 14 (31.82%) IBM
6 13 (29.55%) Citrix
7 12 (27.27%) Software AG
8 5 (11.36%) NetApp
9 4 (9.09%) Dell
10 3 (6.82%) HP
10 3 (6.82%) ServiceNow
11 2 (4.55%) Adobe
11 2 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (2.27%) BT
12 1 (2.27%) SAP
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