The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Infrastructure Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 222 225 212
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 34 17 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.60% 0.29% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.30% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 27 7 28
Median salary £80,000 £55,648 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+43.76% -3.22%
UK excluding London median salary £72,500 £60,750 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+19.34% -2.80%
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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5483 5716 5997
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.55% 96.98% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4640 4843 5021
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Infrastructure Architect Salary Trend in the South West

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect across the South West region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Infrastructure Architect Salary Histogram in the South West

Infrastructure Architect
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +15 15 £80,000 +1.58%
Somerset - 7 - -
Gloucestershire -9 6 £75,000 -
Dorset +8 3 £80,000 -
Wiltshire -6 3 £55,000 -
Infrastructure Architect
England

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Infrastructure Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 29 (38.67%) Windows
2 28 (37.33%) TOGAF
3 27 (36.00%) SaaS
3 27 (36.00%) Data Centre
4 26 (34.67%) Degree
4 26 (34.67%) Linux
5 23 (30.67%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (29.33%) Technical Architecture
7 20 (26.67%) Supplier Management
7 20 (26.67%) PaaS
7 20 (26.67%) IaaS
8 19 (25.33%) Big Data
8 19 (25.33%) Banking
8 19 (25.33%) Retail
8 19 (25.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (25.33%) Service Management
8 19 (25.33%) VMware
9 18 (24.00%) Windows Server
9 18 (24.00%) SAN
9 18 (24.00%) ITIL
9 18 (24.00%) Microsoft
9 18 (24.00%) Active Directory
10 17 (22.67%) EMC
10 17 (22.67%) Cisco
11 16 (21.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 16 (21.33%) Python
11 16 (21.33%) SQL Server
11 16 (21.33%) Telecoms
11 16 (21.33%) Finance
12 14 (18.67%) Mentoring

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (16.00%) Apache
1 12 (16.00%) BizTalk Server
1 12 (16.00%) IIS
1 12 (16.00%) JBoss
1 12 (16.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (5.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 27 (36.00%) SaaS
2 20 (26.67%) IaaS
2 20 (26.67%) PaaS
3 14 (18.67%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (18.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (24.00%) SAN
2 12 (16.00%) DHCP
2 12 (16.00%) DNS
2 12 (16.00%) VPN
3 10 (13.33%) Firewall
4 9 (12.00%) Internet
5 5 (6.67%) LAN
5 5 (6.67%) WAN
6 2 (2.67%) NAS
6 2 (2.67%) VoIP
7 1 (1.33%) Extranet
7 1 (1.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.33%) Big Data
2 16 (21.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (5.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 19 (25.33%) Banking
1 19 (25.33%) Retail
2 16 (21.33%) Finance
2 16 (21.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.33%) Back Office
3 4 (5.33%) Legal
4 1 (1.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (16.00%) Middleware
2 7 (9.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 27 (36.00%) Data Centre
2 13 (17.33%) Computer Science
3 12 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (16.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 12 (16.00%) Public Cloud
3 12 (16.00%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (9.33%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (9.33%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.33%) Clustering
5 1 (1.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 29 (38.67%) Windows
2 26 (34.67%) Linux
3 18 (24.00%) Windows Server
4 16 (21.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.33%) Windows 10
6 4 (5.33%) Windows 7
6 4 (5.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (37.33%) TOGAF
2 23 (30.67%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (29.33%) Technical Architecture
4 20 (26.67%) Supplier Management
5 19 (25.33%) Service Management
6 18 (24.00%) ITIL
7 14 (18.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 14 (18.67%) Mentoring
7 14 (18.67%) Systems Analysis
8 13 (17.33%) ITIL V3
8 13 (17.33%) Migration
8 13 (17.33%) Translating Business Requirements
9 12 (16.00%) DevOps
9 12 (16.00%) Identity Management
9 12 (16.00%) Line Management
9 12 (16.00%) Load Balancing
9 12 (16.00%) Mobile Device Management
9 12 (16.00%) PRINCE2
9 12 (16.00%) Wealth Management
10 11 (14.67%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.33%) Python
2 9 (12.00%) C#
2 9 (12.00%) C++
3 7 (9.33%) C
3 7 (9.33%) Java
4 4 (5.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (34.67%) Degree
2 13 (17.33%) EMC Certification
3 12 (16.00%) CCNA
3 12 (16.00%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (16.00%) MCSE
3 12 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (8.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (6.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 19 (25.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (24.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (5.33%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.33%) ISA Server
5 1 (1.33%) vCloud
5 1 (1.33%) vSphere
5 1 (1.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (17.33%) AirWatch
2 4 (5.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (25.33%) VMware
2 18 (24.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (22.67%) Cisco
3 17 (22.67%) EMC
4 14 (18.67%) Citrix
4 14 (18.67%) IBM
5 12 (16.00%) Oracle
5 12 (16.00%) Software AG
6 5 (6.67%) HP
7 4 (5.33%) Red Hat
7 4 (5.33%) Symantec
8 1 (1.33%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.33%) Aruba
8 1 (1.33%) Dell
8 1 (1.33%) EqualLogic
8 1 (1.33%) NetApp
8 1 (1.33%) SonicWALL