The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 134 138 127
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 3 9 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.14% 0.37% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.39% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 21
Average salary £47,500 £60,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% -4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £67,000 £63,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+5.51% +5.83%
Infrastructure Architect
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1990 2299 2157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.22% 95.75% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1544 1595 1620
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Infrastructure Architect Salary Trend in Reading

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
2 6 (66.67%) Office 365
2 6 (66.67%) Citrix
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) ITIL
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 4 (44.44%) TOGAF
5 3 (33.33%) Degree
5 3 (33.33%) SAN
5 3 (33.33%) HP
5 3 (33.33%) EMC
5 3 (33.33%) LAN
5 3 (33.33%) WAN
5 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (33.33%) DNS
5 3 (33.33%) SLA
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) NAS
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (33.33%) vSphere
5 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
6 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (22.22%) Unix
6 2 (22.22%) Service Management

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Office 365
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) DNS
1 3 (33.33%) LAN
1 3 (33.33%) NAS
1 3 (33.33%) SAN
1 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 3 (33.33%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) BGP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (11.11%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) IPv4
2 1 (11.11%) IPv6
2 1 (11.11%) MPLS
2 1 (11.11%) OSPF
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) TOGAF
3 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) Matrix Management
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (11.11%) Migration
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) CCIE
2 1 (11.11%) CCIP
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) FortiGate
1 1 (11.11%) RSA enVision
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) Citrix
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) EMC
4 3 (33.33%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
5 1 (11.11%) BMC
5 1 (11.11%) F5
5 1 (11.11%) SevOne