The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 218 205 216
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 27 30 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.43% 0.52% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.54% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 23 27 12
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -10.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,800 £50,250
10% offered a salary of more than £73,400 £85,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.90% -8.33%
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
6018 5545 5501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.84% 95.19% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5047 4709 4898
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 West

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

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 24 December 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
(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
Gloucestershire - 9 £61,250 -
Wiltshire -5 8 £57,500 -32.35% 1
Bristol -11 4 £57,500 +9.52%
Somerset 0 2 £57,500 +6.48%
Devon - 2 £47,500 -
Infrastructure Architect
England

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 19 (42.22%) Microsoft
2 15 (33.33%) Windows
3 14 (31.11%) VMware
4 13 (28.89%) Finance
5 12 (26.67%) WAN
6 11 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (20.00%) Citrix
8 8 (17.78%) Cisco
8 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
8 8 (17.78%) CMS
9 6 (13.33%) SAN
9 6 (13.33%) Banking
9 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
10 5 (11.11%) Linux
10 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
10 5 (11.11%) TOGAF
11 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
11 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
11 4 (8.89%) LAN
11 4 (8.89%) Juniper
11 4 (8.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (8.89%) Degree
11 4 (8.89%) QA
11 4 (8.89%) Data Protection
11 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
11 4 (8.89%) DV Cleared
12 3 (6.67%) VPN
12 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (6.67%) Firewall

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 8 (17.78%) CMS
2 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.44%) Lync
5 2 (4.44%) IIS
5 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.22%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.22%) OpenStack
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (26.67%) WAN
2 6 (13.33%) SAN
3 4 (8.89%) LAN
4 3 (6.67%) VPN
4 3 (6.67%) Firewall
4 3 (6.67%) VLAN
5 2 (4.44%) Network Security
5 2 (4.44%) NAS
5 2 (4.44%) Internet
6 1 (2.22%) MPLS
6 1 (2.22%) DNS
6 1 (2.22%) DHCP
6 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Banking
3 2 (4.44%) French Language
3 2 (4.44%) Spanish Language
3 2 (4.44%) Advertising
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
4 1 (2.22%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) .NET
1 1 (2.22%) Middleware
1 1 (2.22%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 3 (6.67%) Open Source
2 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.44%) Mainframe
2 2 (4.44%) Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) CESG
3 1 (2.22%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.22%) Human Factors
3 1 (2.22%) CMDB
3 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (33.33%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Linux
3 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.44%) UNIX
5 1 (2.22%) AIX
5 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.11%) TOGAF
2 4 (8.89%) Data Protection
3 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (6.67%) Cyber Security
3 3 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (6.67%) Performance Testing
3 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
3 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.44%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.44%) ITIL
4 2 (4.44%) CRM
4 2 (4.44%) Load Balancing
4 2 (4.44%) Network Design
4 2 (4.44%) Change Management
4 2 (4.44%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.22%) Coaching
5 1 (2.22%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.22%) C
1 1 (2.22%) Java
1 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (8.89%) Degree
2 4 (8.89%) SC Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.44%) VCP5
3 2 (4.44%) CCNA
3 2 (4.44%) ISEB
3 2 (4.44%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.22%) MCSD
4 1 (2.22%) MCSE
4 1 (2.22%) CCA
4 1 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.22%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) QA
System Software
1 11 (24.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (17.78%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.22%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 19 (42.22%) Microsoft
2 14 (31.11%) VMware
3 9 (20.00%) Citrix
4 8 (17.78%) Cisco
5 4 (8.89%) Juniper
6 2 (4.44%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.44%) HP
6 2 (4.44%) Dell
6 2 (4.44%) EMC
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