The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 360 330 393
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +63
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 82 121 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.38% 0.56% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.59% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 72 83 49
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £47,500 £58,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,250 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.45% -8.33%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20849 20546 22294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.41% 94.88% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16807 16500 19440
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Infrastructure Architect Salary Trend in the South East

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect across the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Infrastructure Architect Salary Histogram in the South East

Infrastructure Architect
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Berkshire -1 39 £59,500 -8.46% 2
Surrey -15 18 £70,000 -6.66% 1
Hampshire -30 17 £60,000 -14.28% 2
Oxfordshire +7 6 £52,500 -19.23% 2
Kent -2 2 £65,000 -
Buckinghamshire -4 1 £62,500 +13.63%
Infrastructure Architect
England

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 82 (57.75%) VMware
2 65 (45.77%) Windows
3 57 (40.14%) Microsoft
4 55 (38.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 54 (38.03%) ITIL
6 51 (35.92%) TOGAF
7 50 (35.21%) Citrix
8 43 (30.28%) Hyper-V
9 38 (26.76%) HP
10 37 (26.06%) Security Cleared
11 36 (25.35%) SAN
12 34 (23.94%) Linux
13 33 (23.24%) SC Cleared
14 32 (22.54%) WAN
14 32 (22.54%) Cisco
15 31 (21.83%) Microsoft Certification
16 27 (19.01%) IBM
16 27 (19.01%) SQL Server
17 25 (17.61%) UNIX
17 25 (17.61%) LAN
17 25 (17.61%) SharePoint
18 24 (16.90%) Windows Server 2008
18 24 (16.90%) Oracle
19 22 (15.49%) Service Management
20 21 (14.79%) Active Directory
21 20 (14.08%) Retail
22 19 (13.38%) Project Management
23 17 (11.97%) Technical Architecture
23 17 (11.97%) MCSE
24 16 (11.27%) Degree

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 25 (17.61%) SharePoint
2 11 (7.75%) IIS
3 7 (4.93%) WebLogic
4 6 (4.23%) WebSphere
4 6 (4.23%) Lync
5 5 (3.52%) Tomcat
5 5 (3.52%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (3.52%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (3.52%) JBoss
5 5 (3.52%) MS Exchange
6 4 (2.82%) Apache
7 3 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 2 (1.41%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.70%) Site Server
Applications
1 16 (11.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.41%) Compiere
1 2 (1.41%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.41%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.45%) Office 365
2 9 (6.34%) IaaS
2 9 (6.34%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.34%) SaaS
3 7 (4.93%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (4.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (3.52%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (25.35%) SAN
2 32 (22.54%) WAN
3 25 (17.61%) LAN
4 16 (11.27%) Firewall
5 12 (8.45%) Internet
6 7 (4.93%) MPLS
7 6 (4.23%) OSPF
7 6 (4.23%) BGP
7 6 (4.23%) WLAN
8 5 (3.52%) DNS
8 5 (3.52%) Software-Defined Networking
9 4 (2.82%) Kerberos
9 4 (2.82%) TCP/IP
9 4 (2.82%) DHCP
10 3 (2.11%) VPN
10 3 (2.11%) VLAN
10 3 (2.11%) LDAP
11 2 (1.41%) OpenLDAP
11 2 (1.41%) Network Security
11 2 (1.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (19.01%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.23%) DB2
3 5 (3.52%) MySQL
4 3 (2.11%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.11%) Oracle Exadata
4 3 (2.11%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.11%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.41%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (0.70%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
General
1 20 (14.08%) Retail
2 9 (6.34%) Finance
3 4 (2.82%) Military
4 3 (2.11%) Legal
4 3 (2.11%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.11%) Advertising
5 2 (1.41%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.41%) Local Government
6 1 (0.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.34%) Web Services
2 8 (5.63%) Middleware
3 3 (2.11%) LAMP
3 3 (2.11%) SAML
3 3 (2.11%) .NET
4 2 (1.41%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.70%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.70%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.34%) N-Tier
1 9 (6.34%) Replication
2 8 (5.63%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (4.23%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.82%) EqualLogic
5 3 (2.11%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.11%) FMCG
6 2 (1.41%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.41%) Clustering
7 1 (0.70%) Human Factors
7 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 65 (45.77%) Windows
2 34 (23.94%) Linux
3 25 (17.61%) UNIX
4 24 (16.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (11.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (9.15%) AIX
6 13 (9.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (8.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (8.45%) Solaris
8 6 (4.23%) Windows 7
9 3 (2.11%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.41%) SUSE
10 2 (1.41%) CentOS
11 1 (0.70%) HPUX
11 1 (0.70%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (38.03%) ITIL
2 51 (35.92%) TOGAF
3 22 (15.49%) Service Management
4 19 (13.38%) Project Management
5 17 (11.97%) Technical Architecture
6 15 (10.56%) Enterprise Architecture
7 14 (9.86%) Load Balancing
8 13 (9.15%) Risk Management
9 12 (8.45%) Problem Management
9 12 (8.45%) Capacity Planning
10 10 (7.04%) E-Commerce
11 8 (5.63%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (4.93%) Root Cause Analysis
13 6 (4.23%) SOA
13 6 (4.23%) Migration
13 6 (4.23%) Network Design
14 5 (3.52%) Change Control
14 5 (3.52%) Service Desk Management
15 4 (2.82%) Mentoring
15 4 (2.82%) ArchiMate
Programming Languages
1 14 (9.86%) SQL
2 3 (2.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 37 (26.06%) Security Cleared
2 33 (23.24%) SC Cleared
3 31 (21.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (11.97%) MCSE
5 16 (11.27%) Degree
6 15 (10.56%) DV Cleared
7 12 (8.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 9 (6.34%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (4.93%) CCNP
10 6 (4.23%) MCSA
11 5 (3.52%) CCNA
11 5 (3.52%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (2.82%) Citrix Certification
13 3 (2.11%) CCEA
13 3 (2.11%) MCSD
13 3 (2.11%) CCA
14 1 (0.70%) CCDP
14 1 (0.70%) ISEB
14 1 (0.70%) Sun Certification
14 1 (0.70%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.11%) COBIT
2 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 55 (38.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (30.28%) Hyper-V
3 21 (14.79%) Active Directory
4 13 (9.15%) XenApp
5 10 (7.04%) XenDesktop
5 10 (7.04%) Forefront TMG
5 10 (7.04%) UAG
6 7 (4.93%) vSphere
7 6 (4.23%) ISA Server
8 5 (3.52%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (3.52%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (3.52%) KVM
9 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (1.41%) SRDF
10 2 (1.41%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 2 (1.41%) RHEV
10 2 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.41%) PowerHA
11 1 (0.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (8.45%) SCCM
2 8 (5.63%) SCOM
3 5 (3.52%) Data Guard
4 2 (1.41%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (1.41%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.70%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.70%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 82 (57.75%) VMware
2 57 (40.14%) Microsoft
3 50 (35.21%) Citrix
4 38 (26.76%) HP
5 32 (22.54%) Cisco
6 27 (19.01%) IBM
7 24 (16.90%) Oracle
8 16 (11.27%) EMC
9 14 (9.86%) Red Hat
10 13 (9.15%) NetApp
11 12 (8.45%) Sun
12 11 (7.75%) 3PAR
13 10 (7.04%) Dell
14 7 (4.93%) CA
14 7 (4.93%) CheckPoint
15 5 (3.52%) webMethods
15 5 (3.52%) Nokia
15 5 (3.52%) Intel
16 4 (2.82%) F5
17 3 (2.11%) Symantec
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