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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 164 156 147
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 8 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% 0.24% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.26% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 7
Average salary £57,500 £61,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.50% -15.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,800 £52,500 £64,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +8.33%
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
3133 3505 2872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.97% 94.76% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2007 2252 1884
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 2015.

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 31 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Edinburgh -5 5 £56,250 -19.64%
Glasgow +2 3 £70,000 +13.82%
Infrastructure Architect
UK

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Network Security
3 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) MCSE
3 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Internet
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) Replication
4 1 (8.33%) Clustering
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (8.33%) AppSense
4 1 (8.33%) VoIP
4 1 (8.33%) SLA
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) VBScript
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Web Services
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX
4 1 (8.33%) QA
4 1 (8.33%) SCCM

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (8.33%) VoIP
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
General
1 9 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (8.33%) Replication
3 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (16.67%) Network Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) VBScript
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) AppSense
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle