The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 148 155 149
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 14 7 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.47% 0.23% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.24% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 13
Average salary £56,250 £77,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.41% +29.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,550 £79,500 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,000 £63,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+5.51% +5.83%
Infrastructure Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2837 2969 3231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.55% 95.65% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1848 1905 2109
Average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,962 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Infrastructure Architect Salary Trend in Scotland

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Infrastructure Architect Salary Histogram in Scotland

Infrastructure Architect
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -11 9 £57,500 +15.00%
Edinburgh +5 4 £50,000 -36.50%
Infrastructure Architect
UK

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 15 (46.88%) Windows
2 14 (43.75%) Data Centre
3 13 (40.63%) Finance
4 9 (28.13%) TOGAF
5 8 (25.00%) Unix
5 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
7 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (18.75%) VMware
8 5 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (15.63%) Linux
8 5 (15.63%) SQL
8 5 (15.63%) Data Visualisation
8 5 (15.63%) Mobile App
8 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (15.63%) Visualisation
9 4 (12.50%) Open Source
9 4 (12.50%) Network Architecture
9 4 (12.50%) .NET
9 4 (12.50%) Java
9 4 (12.50%) Service Management
9 4 (12.50%) Clustering
10 3 (9.38%) Internet
10 3 (9.38%) ITSM
10 3 (9.38%) Replication
10 3 (9.38%) Oracle
10 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
10 3 (9.38%) ERP

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.25%) Office 365
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Internet
1 3 (9.38%) SAN
2 2 (6.25%) Firewall
2 2 (6.25%) Network Security
2 2 (6.25%) VoIP
3 1 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (3.13%) LAN
3 1 (3.13%) NAS
3 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
3 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) ERwin
2 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.13%) TeamCity
General
1 13 (40.63%) Finance
2 1 (3.13%) Banking
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (3.13%) Middleware
3 1 (3.13%) REST
3 1 (3.13%) RESTful
3 1 (3.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (43.75%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.63%) Mobile App
2 5 (15.63%) Visualisation
3 4 (12.50%) Clustering
4 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.38%) Replication
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (3.13%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (46.88%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Unix
3 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (15.63%) Linux
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) TOGAF
2 7 (21.88%) Enterprise Architecture
3 6 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (15.63%) Data Visualisation
4 5 (15.63%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (12.50%) Network Architecture
5 4 (12.50%) Open Source
5 4 (12.50%) Service Management
6 3 (9.38%) ERP
6 3 (9.38%) ITSM
7 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.25%) DevOps
7 2 (6.25%) Financial Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.25%) Zachman Framework
8 1 (3.13%) Coaching
8 1 (3.13%) Line Management
8 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.13%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.13%) C
4 1 (3.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.13%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) COBIT
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
2 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Ansible
1 1 (3.13%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
1 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.75%) VMware
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) Blue Coat
4 1 (3.13%) Citrix
4 1 (3.13%) Dell
4 1 (3.13%) EMC
4 1 (3.13%) F5
4 1 (3.13%) HP
4 1 (3.13%) NetApp