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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 375 388 340
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -48
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 73 79 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.38% 0.38% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.39% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 62 70 80
Average salary £67,500 £63,750 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £66,750 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+6.80% +4.16%
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
18584 20269 19415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.42% 97.08% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15911 16523 15406
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 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
(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
Buckinghamshire +9 14 £58,000 +5.45% 3
Berkshire -6 14 £75,000 +25.00%
Surrey +24 13 £67,500 -34.14% 7
Hampshire -15 10 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Oxfordshire -4 8 £65,000 +10.63%
West Sussex +4 7 £68,500 +55.68%
Middlesex - 2 £71,750 -
Kent +9 1 £92,500 +42.30%
East Sussex - 1 £57,500 -
Infrastructure Architect
England

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 83 (57.24%) Windows
2 71 (48.97%) VMware
3 50 (34.48%) Data Centre
3 50 (34.48%) Windows Server
4 49 (33.79%) SQL Server
5 47 (32.41%) Oracle
6 45 (31.03%) Linux
6 45 (31.03%) Active Directory
6 45 (31.03%) SAN
6 45 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
7 40 (27.59%) Microsoft
8 35 (24.14%) Finance
8 35 (24.14%) TOGAF
9 33 (22.76%) Cisco
10 32 (22.07%) Citrix
10 32 (22.07%) ITIL
11 30 (20.69%) Unix
11 30 (20.69%) HP
12 28 (19.31%) LAN
12 28 (19.31%) WAN
13 27 (18.62%) Middleware
14 26 (17.93%) High Availability
15 22 (15.17%) EMC
16 21 (14.48%) MS Excel
16 21 (14.48%) Microsoft Azure
17 20 (13.79%) Office 365
17 20 (13.79%) Security Cleared
18 19 (13.10%) SQL
19 18 (12.41%) Replication
19 18 (12.41%) Clustering

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

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 12 (8.28%) WebLogic
2 8 (5.52%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 6 (4.14%) Apache
5 5 (3.45%) Cloud Foundry
5 5 (3.45%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (2.76%) JBoss
6 4 (2.76%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.38%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.69%) Resin
8 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.69%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (14.48%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (14.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (13.79%) Office 365
3 11 (7.59%) SaaS
4 10 (6.90%) IaaS
4 10 (6.90%) PaaS
5 8 (5.52%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (4.14%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (3.45%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 5 (3.45%) Heroku
8 2 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 45 (31.03%) SAN
2 28 (19.31%) LAN
2 28 (19.31%) WAN
3 15 (10.34%) NAS
4 13 (8.97%) Firewall
5 11 (7.59%) VoIP
6 10 (6.90%) TCP/IP
7 8 (5.52%) DNS
8 7 (4.83%) Unified Communications
9 6 (4.14%) CTI
9 6 (4.14%) Fibre Channel
9 6 (4.14%) SSL
10 5 (3.45%) LDAP
10 5 (3.45%) VPN
11 4 (2.76%) Internet
12 3 (2.07%) NetScaler
13 2 (1.38%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (1.38%) Cisco Nexus
13 2 (1.38%) MPLS
13 2 (1.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (33.79%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.66%) MySQL
3 10 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (4.83%) Oracle Database
4 7 (4.83%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (4.14%) Power BI
5 6 (4.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (4.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (3.45%) Big Data
6 5 (3.45%) Hadoop
7 4 (2.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (2.76%) PowerPivot
7 4 (2.76%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (2.76%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.69%) DB2
8 1 (0.69%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.69%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.69%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.69%) Relational Database
General
1 35 (24.14%) Finance
2 13 (8.97%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.76%) Retail
4 3 (2.07%) Banking
5 1 (0.69%) Back Office
5 1 (0.69%) Marketing
5 1 (0.69%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (18.62%) Middleware
2 5 (3.45%) .NET
3 4 (2.76%) MDX
3 4 (2.76%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (1.38%) REST
5 1 (0.69%) LAMP
5 1 (0.69%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 50 (34.48%) Data Centre
2 18 (12.41%) Clustering
2 18 (12.41%) Replication
3 11 (7.59%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (5.52%) Computer Science
5 7 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (4.14%) Enterprise Storage
6 6 (4.14%) Fat Client
6 6 (4.14%) IVR
6 6 (4.14%) Thin Client
7 5 (3.45%) AS400
7 5 (3.45%) VCE vBlock
8 4 (2.76%) Client/Server
8 4 (2.76%) Cybercrime
8 4 (2.76%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (2.76%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.69%) Celerra
9 1 (0.69%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.69%) EMV
9 1 (0.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 83 (57.24%) Windows
2 50 (34.48%) Windows Server
3 45 (31.03%) Linux
4 30 (20.69%) Unix
5 11 (7.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (4.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (2.76%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.38%) CentOS
9 2 (1.38%) Debian
9 2 (1.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (24.14%) TOGAF
2 32 (22.07%) ITIL
3 26 (17.93%) High Availability
4 18 (12.41%) Requirements Analysis
4 18 (12.41%) Technical Architecture
5 17 (11.72%) Business Continuity
5 17 (11.72%) Load Balancing
6 15 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
6 15 (10.34%) Presales
7 14 (9.66%) Logistics
7 14 (9.66%) SOA
7 14 (9.66%) Stakeholder Management
8 13 (8.97%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (7.59%) Mentoring
10 10 (6.90%) Matrix Management
11 9 (6.21%) PRINCE2
12 8 (5.52%) Service Management
13 7 (4.83%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (4.83%) Disaster Recovery
13 7 (4.83%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (13.10%) SQL
2 14 (9.66%) C
3 10 (6.90%) Java
4 9 (6.21%) PowerShell
5 5 (3.45%) Python
5 5 (3.45%) Ruby
6 4 (2.76%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 4 (2.76%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.76%) VBScript
7 1 (0.69%) Perl
7 1 (0.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 18 (12.41%) Degree
3 13 (8.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (8.28%) MCSE
5 5 (3.45%) EMC Certification
5 5 (3.45%) MCSA
6 4 (2.76%) SC Cleared
7 2 (1.38%) CCNP
7 2 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.38%) MCTS
8 1 (0.69%) CCIE
8 1 (0.69%) CCIP
8 1 (0.69%) CCNA
8 1 (0.69%) MCITP
8 1 (0.69%) MCSD
8 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certified Architect
8 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certified Master
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.90%) SLA
2 7 (4.83%) PCI DSS
3 6 (4.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.07%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 45 (31.03%) Active Directory
1 45 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (10.34%) vSphere
3 5 (3.45%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.76%) VMware ESX
4 4 (2.76%) XenApp
4 4 (2.76%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.69%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.69%) ProxySG
5 1 (0.69%) Xen
5 1 (0.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 13 (8.97%) Hyperic
2 9 (6.21%) SCCM
3 5 (3.45%) NetBackup
4 4 (2.76%) SCOM
5 2 (1.38%) Puppet
6 1 (0.69%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.69%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.69%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.69%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.69%) Nagios
6 1 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.69%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 71 (48.97%) VMware
2 47 (32.41%) Oracle
3 40 (27.59%) Microsoft
4 33 (22.76%) Cisco
5 32 (22.07%) Citrix
6 30 (20.69%) HP
7 22 (15.17%) EMC
8 14 (9.66%) IBM
8 14 (9.66%) NetApp
9 13 (8.97%) SolarWinds
9 13 (8.97%) Symantec
10 10 (6.90%) Red Hat
11 8 (5.52%) Avaya
12 7 (4.83%) Intel
13 6 (4.14%) Dell
14 4 (2.76%) Salesforce.com
15 3 (2.07%) Brocade
16 2 (1.38%) F5
16 2 (1.38%) TIBCO
17 1 (0.69%) CheckPoint
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum Excellent salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - 95,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - 95,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus car allowance, bonus and bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + CAR, PENSION, BONUS
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
TSYS Europe
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago