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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 383 313 389
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +76
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 64 107 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.31% 0.53% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.56% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 58 77 49
Average salary £62,250 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.23% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £54,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £69,100
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -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
19809 19148 20813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.58% 94.69% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 16141 15338 18097
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 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
Hampshire -10 25 £65,000 -16.12% 3
Berkshire -17 21 £60,000 -4.00% 5
Oxfordshire +2 7 £52,500 -19.23% 2
Surrey -36 5 £102,500 +36.66%
Buckinghamshire +3 2 £55,000 -8.33%
Kent - 2 £65,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £44,000 -
Infrastructure Architect
England

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 62 (43.66%) Windows
3 55 (38.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 52 (36.62%) ITIL
5 51 (35.92%) Citrix
6 49 (34.51%) HP
7 45 (31.69%) TOGAF
8 42 (29.58%) Hyper-V
9 41 (28.87%) SC Cleared
9 41 (28.87%) Security Cleared
9 41 (28.87%) Microsoft
10 35 (24.65%) Linux
11 33 (23.24%) Cisco
12 32 (22.54%) SAN
13 30 (21.13%) WAN
13 30 (21.13%) Service Management
14 29 (20.42%) UNIX
14 29 (20.42%) Technical Architecture
15 28 (19.72%) DV Cleared
16 27 (19.01%) IBM
17 26 (18.31%) Microsoft Certification
17 26 (18.31%) SQL Server
18 25 (17.61%) Project Management
18 25 (17.61%) Degree
19 23 (16.20%) LAN
20 22 (15.49%) Oracle
20 22 (15.49%) EMC
21 21 (14.79%) Windows Server 2008
21 21 (14.79%) Retail
22 19 (13.38%) Capacity Planning

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 18 (12.68%) SharePoint
2 11 (7.75%) IIS
3 7 (4.93%) MS Exchange
3 7 (4.93%) Lync
4 6 (4.23%) WebSphere
4 6 (4.23%) JBoss
4 6 (4.23%) WebLogic
5 5 (3.52%) WebSphere Application Server
5 5 (3.52%) Tomcat
6 4 (2.82%) Apache
7 3 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.11%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (2.11%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.70%) Site Server
9 1 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.70%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 14 (9.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.04%) Office 365
2 9 (6.34%) SaaS
2 9 (6.34%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.93%) IaaS
4 6 (4.23%) PaaS
5 5 (3.52%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (22.54%) SAN
2 30 (21.13%) WAN
3 23 (16.20%) LAN
4 14 (9.86%) Firewall
5 10 (7.04%) Internet
6 7 (4.93%) MPLS
7 6 (4.23%) WLAN
7 6 (4.23%) OSPF
7 6 (4.23%) BGP
8 5 (3.52%) Software-Defined Networking
9 4 (2.82%) VLAN
10 3 (2.11%) DNS
10 3 (2.11%) Network Security
11 2 (1.41%) TCP/IP
11 2 (1.41%) DHCP
11 2 (1.41%) IKE
11 2 (1.41%) Wireless
12 1 (0.70%) IP Telephony
12 1 (0.70%) Kerberos
12 1 (0.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (18.31%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.93%) DB2
3 4 (2.82%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.82%) MySQL
4 3 (2.11%) RDBMS
4 3 (2.11%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.11%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 21 (14.79%) Retail
2 11 (7.75%) Finance
3 3 (2.11%) Legal
3 3 (2.11%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.11%) Advertising
4 2 (1.41%) Local Government
4 2 (1.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.41%) Military
5 1 (0.70%) Banking
5 1 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.70%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.34%) Web Services
1 9 (6.34%) Middleware
2 3 (2.11%) LAMP
3 1 (0.70%) .NET
3 1 (0.70%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.34%) N-Tier
1 9 (6.34%) Management Information System
2 8 (5.63%) Enterprise Storage
3 7 (4.93%) Replication
4 4 (2.82%) EqualLogic
5 3 (2.11%) FMCG
6 2 (1.41%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.70%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.70%) Human Factors
7 1 (0.70%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 62 (43.66%) Windows
2 35 (24.65%) Linux
3 29 (20.42%) UNIX
4 21 (14.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (9.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (9.86%) AIX
6 12 (8.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (8.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (8.45%) Solaris
7 3 (2.11%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.41%) SUSE
9 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (36.62%) ITIL
2 45 (31.69%) TOGAF
3 30 (21.13%) Service Management
4 29 (20.42%) Technical Architecture
5 25 (17.61%) Project Management
6 19 (13.38%) Capacity Planning
7 18 (12.68%) Enterprise Architecture
8 13 (9.15%) Load Balancing
9 12 (8.45%) Problem Management
10 11 (7.75%) Risk Management
11 10 (7.04%) Security Architecture
11 10 (7.04%) E-Commerce
12 9 (6.34%) UML
12 9 (6.34%) Quality Management
12 9 (6.34%) Change Management
12 9 (6.34%) Configuration Management
12 9 (6.34%) Information Architecture
12 9 (6.34%) Change Control
12 9 (6.34%) ArchiMate
12 9 (6.34%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.56%) SQL
2 3 (2.11%) PHP
3 1 (0.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 41 (28.87%) SC Cleared
1 41 (28.87%) Security Cleared
2 28 (19.72%) DV Cleared
3 26 (18.31%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (17.61%) Degree
5 18 (12.68%) MCSE
6 14 (9.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (6.34%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (4.93%) CCNA
9 6 (4.23%) CCNP
10 5 (3.52%) MCSA
10 5 (3.52%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (2.82%) CCEA
11 4 (2.82%) CCA
11 4 (2.82%) MCSD
12 3 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.70%) ISEB
13 1 (0.70%) CCDP
13 1 (0.70%) Sun Certification
13 1 (0.70%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.70%) COBIT
1 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 55 (38.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (29.58%) Hyper-V
3 18 (12.68%) Active Directory
4 11 (7.75%) XenApp
5 9 (6.34%) XenDesktop
6 8 (5.63%) Forefront TMG
6 8 (5.63%) UAG
6 8 (5.63%) Microsoft App-V
7 6 (4.23%) vSphere
8 5 (3.52%) KVM
9 4 (2.82%) ISA Server
10 3 (2.11%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (1.41%) SRDF
11 2 (1.41%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 2 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.70%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 12 (8.45%) SCCM
2 5 (3.52%) SCOM
3 3 (2.11%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.70%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.70%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 82 (57.75%) VMware
2 51 (35.92%) Citrix
3 49 (34.51%) HP
4 41 (28.87%) Microsoft
5 33 (23.24%) Cisco
6 27 (19.01%) IBM
7 22 (15.49%) Oracle
7 22 (15.49%) EMC
8 16 (11.27%) 3PAR
9 12 (8.45%) NetApp
9 12 (8.45%) Red Hat
10 10 (7.04%) Dell
11 9 (6.34%) Sun
12 7 (4.93%) CheckPoint
13 6 (4.23%) Intel
14 5 (3.52%) webMethods
14 5 (3.52%) Nokia
15 4 (2.82%) F5
16 3 (2.11%) Symantec
16 3 (2.11%) Brocade
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