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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 380 331 328
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 60 97 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.46% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.48% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 42 67 104
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
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
20812 20072 21481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.58% 95.02% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16304 16603 18379
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 September 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 September 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
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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
Hampshire -16 32 £61,250 -5.76% 1
Surrey -11 14 £70,000 - 2
Berkshire -15 7 £60,000 -5.88% 2
East Sussex -24 3 £42,500 -29.16%
Buckinghamshire +2 2 £62,500 +19.04%
Thames Valley - 2 £60,000 -
West Sussex -15 1 £47,000 -3.58%
Kent - 1 £57,500 -
Middlesex - 1 £70,000 -
Infrastructure Architect
England

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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%) Microsoft
2 75 (52.82%) Windows
3 68 (47.89%) VMware
4 51 (35.92%) VMware Infrastructure
5 46 (32.39%) TOGAF
6 44 (30.99%) Microsoft Certification
7 43 (30.28%) ITIL
7 43 (30.28%) Hyper-V
8 42 (29.58%) Security Cleared
9 32 (22.54%) SC Cleared
10 31 (21.83%) SAN
11 29 (20.42%) Citrix
12 25 (17.61%) Linux
13 24 (16.90%) SharePoint
13 24 (16.90%) MS Excel
14 23 (16.20%) Active Directory
14 23 (16.20%) Risk Management
14 23 (16.20%) Finance
14 23 (16.20%) SCCM
15 22 (15.49%) Windows Server 2008
16 20 (14.08%) Oracle
17 19 (13.38%) CA
17 19 (13.38%) Cisco
17 19 (13.38%) SCOM
18 18 (12.68%) SQL Server
18 18 (12.68%) Firewall
19 17 (11.97%) Windows Server 2003
19 17 (11.97%) MCSE
19 17 (11.97%) Red Hat
19 17 (11.97%) XenApp

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 24 (16.90%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.34%) MS Exchange
2 9 (6.34%) IIS
3 7 (4.93%) WebLogic
4 6 (4.23%) WebSphere
5 4 (2.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 4 (2.82%) Apache
5 4 (2.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2000
5 4 (2.82%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (2.11%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.41%) Lync
8 1 (0.70%) Site Server
Applications
1 24 (16.90%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (3.52%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (2.82%) Compiere
2 4 (2.82%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (2.82%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.34%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.63%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (4.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (3.52%) IaaS
5 4 (2.82%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (2.82%) Amazon S3
5 4 (2.82%) SaaS
6 3 (2.11%) Office 365
7 1 (0.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (21.83%) SAN
2 18 (12.68%) Firewall
3 14 (9.86%) LAN
3 14 (9.86%) WAN
4 12 (8.45%) DNS
5 9 (6.34%) Internet
5 9 (6.34%) LDAP
6 8 (5.63%) Kerberos
7 7 (4.93%) SSL
8 5 (3.52%) DHCP
9 4 (2.82%) OpenLDAP
10 3 (2.11%) Network Security
10 3 (2.11%) TCP/IP
10 3 (2.11%) VPN
11 1 (0.70%) iSCSI
11 1 (0.70%) Wireless
11 1 (0.70%) IP Telephony
11 1 (0.70%) NAS
11 1 (0.70%) FCoE
11 1 (0.70%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.75%) MySQL
3 6 (4.23%) Oracle Database
3 6 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.82%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (2.82%) DB2
5 2 (1.41%) Big Data
General
1 23 (16.20%) Finance
2 8 (5.63%) Military
2 8 (5.63%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.82%) Retail
4 3 (2.11%) Legal
5 2 (1.41%) Banking
5 2 (1.41%) Local Government
6 1 (0.70%) Marketing
6 1 (0.70%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.75%) .NET
2 9 (6.34%) Web Services
3 6 (4.23%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (2.82%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (2.82%) Java EE
5 3 (2.11%) LAMP
5 3 (2.11%) SAML
6 2 (1.41%) Middleware
7 1 (0.70%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.23%) Replication
1 6 (4.23%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (3.52%) N-Tier
2 5 (3.52%) PKI
2 5 (3.52%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.82%) Blackberry
3 4 (2.82%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.82%) Clustering
3 4 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (2.82%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.82%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.70%) FMCG
4 1 (0.70%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 75 (52.82%) Windows
2 25 (17.61%) Linux
3 22 (15.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (11.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (9.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 11 (7.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (7.75%) Solaris
7 10 (7.04%) AIX
8 9 (6.34%) UNIX
9 7 (4.93%) Windows 8
10 6 (4.23%) CentOS
10 6 (4.23%) Windows 7
10 6 (4.23%) Oracle Linux
10 6 (4.23%) HPUX
11 4 (2.82%) Mac OS X
11 4 (2.82%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.41%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (32.39%) TOGAF
2 43 (30.28%) ITIL
3 23 (16.20%) Risk Management
4 14 (9.86%) SOA
4 14 (9.86%) Service Management
5 10 (7.04%) Service Delivery
5 10 (7.04%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (7.04%) Mentoring
6 9 (6.34%) Enterprise Architecture
6 9 (6.34%) Load Balancing
7 8 (5.63%) Project Management
8 7 (4.93%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (4.23%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (4.23%) Migration
10 5 (3.52%) PRINCE2
10 5 (3.52%) Business Development
10 5 (3.52%) Zachman Framework
10 5 (3.52%) Programme Management
10 5 (3.52%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (2.82%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.45%) SQL
2 4 (2.82%) C#
3 3 (2.11%) PHP
4 2 (1.41%) Java
Qualifications
1 44 (30.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (29.58%) Security Cleared
3 32 (22.54%) SC Cleared
4 17 (11.97%) MCSE
5 14 (9.86%) Cisco Certification
6 11 (7.75%) CCNA
7 7 (4.93%) CCNP
8 6 (4.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (4.23%) Degree
9 5 (3.52%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (2.82%) MCITP
10 4 (2.82%) DV Cleared
11 3 (2.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (1.41%) VCP5
12 2 (1.41%) MCSA
13 1 (0.70%) MCSD
13 1 (0.70%) CCDP
13 1 (0.70%) ISEB
13 1 (0.70%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (0.70%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (2.82%) COBIT
2 2 (1.41%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 51 (35.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (30.28%) Hyper-V
3 23 (16.20%) Active Directory
4 17 (11.97%) XenApp
5 11 (7.75%) vSphere
6 6 (4.23%) Forefront TMG
6 6 (4.23%) UAG
7 5 (3.52%) XenDesktop
8 4 (2.82%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (2.82%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (2.82%) PowerHA
8 4 (2.82%) RHEV
8 4 (2.82%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (2.11%) ISA Server
10 2 (1.41%) SRDF
10 2 (1.41%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.70%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 23 (16.20%) SCCM
2 19 (13.38%) SCOM
3 11 (7.75%) CA Spectrum
4 6 (4.23%) Tivoli
5 4 (2.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (2.82%) Data Guard
6 3 (2.11%) Puppet
7 1 (0.70%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 82 (57.75%) Microsoft
2 68 (47.89%) VMware
3 29 (20.42%) Citrix
4 20 (14.08%) Oracle
5 19 (13.38%) Cisco
5 19 (13.38%) CA
6 17 (11.97%) Red Hat
7 15 (10.56%) Sun
8 10 (7.04%) IBM
8 10 (7.04%) NetApp
9 8 (5.63%) HP
10 7 (4.93%) Fujitsu
11 5 (3.52%) F5
11 5 (3.52%) Siebel
11 5 (3.52%) Intel
12 4 (2.82%) Avaya
12 4 (2.82%) Apple
12 4 (2.82%) Sybase
12 4 (2.82%) Nimsoft
12 4 (2.82%) Google
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