The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Architect
Rank - 94 73
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 0 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.28% 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.29% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 16
Average salary - £67,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +13.63%
Infrastructure Architect
Wales

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 Wales 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 Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1119 1029 1037
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 95.64% 97.44% 97.83%
Number of salaries quoted 978 883 942
Average salary £36,125 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.21% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Infrastructure Architect Salary Trend in South Wales

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (81.82%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) XenApp
3 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (63.64%) vSphere
3 7 (63.64%) Lync
3 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (63.64%) NetScaler
3 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Citrix
3 7 (63.64%) Blackberry
3 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (63.64%) Mimecast
4 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (54.55%) Clustering
4 6 (54.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
5 5 (45.45%) Product Management
5 5 (45.45%) Office 365
5 5 (45.45%) MS Office
6 2 (18.18%) UNIX
6 2 (18.18%) Linux
6 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
7 1 (9.09%) DFS Replication
7 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (63.64%) Lync
1 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
1 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (54.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 5 (45.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Mimecast
2 5 (45.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) NetScaler
2 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Blackberry
2 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (54.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) UNIX
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Product Management
2 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) XenApp
2 7 (63.64%) vSphere
3 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 1 (9.09%) DFS Replication
4 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
1 7 (63.64%) Citrix
1 7 (63.64%) VMware