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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 218 215 213
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 21 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.34% 0.21% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.22% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14 11 8
Average salary £100,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+90.47% -
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- +13.63%
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
5929 5528 5200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.14% 95.34% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 4877 4657 4586
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £50,000 £54,000
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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 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
Gloucestershire - 11 £57,500 - 2
Bristol +4 10 £100,000 +90.47% 1
Infrastructure Architect
England

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 16 (34.78%) Technical Architecture
2 15 (32.61%) Banking
3 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
4 12 (26.09%) Windows
5 10 (21.74%) Finance
5 10 (21.74%) Project Management
5 10 (21.74%) Investment Banking
5 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
6 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (17.39%) SAN
6 8 (17.39%) VMware
7 6 (13.04%) Citrix
7 6 (13.04%) Linux
7 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
8 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
8 5 (10.87%) WAN
9 4 (8.70%) UNIX
9 4 (8.70%) LAN
9 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
9 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (8.70%) TOGAF
9 4 (8.70%) Cisco
9 4 (8.70%) DV Cleared
9 4 (8.70%) Load Balancing
10 3 (6.52%) Degree
10 3 (6.52%) Open Source
10 3 (6.52%) Cyber Security
10 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
10 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.17%) CMS
1 1 (2.17%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (17.39%) SAN
2 5 (10.87%) WAN
3 4 (8.70%) LAN
4 2 (4.35%) Internet
5 1 (2.17%) MPLS
5 1 (2.17%) Firewall
5 1 (2.17%) VLAN
5 1 (2.17%) Unified Communications
5 1 (2.17%) DHCP
5 1 (2.17%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.17%) VPN
5 1 (2.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) MySQL
General
1 15 (32.61%) Banking
2 10 (21.74%) Investment Banking
2 10 (21.74%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) Advertising
3 2 (4.35%) French Language
3 2 (4.35%) Spanish Language
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Open Source
1 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) Replication
2 2 (4.35%) Clustering
2 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.17%) CMDB
3 1 (2.17%) Public Cloud
3 1 (2.17%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.09%) Windows
2 6 (13.04%) Linux
3 4 (8.70%) UNIX
4 1 (2.17%) AIX
4 1 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Technical Architecture
2 10 (21.74%) Project Management
3 4 (8.70%) Load Balancing
3 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (8.70%) TOGAF
4 3 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.52%) Cyber Security
4 3 (6.52%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (4.35%) Business Continuity
5 2 (4.35%) ITIL
5 2 (4.35%) Network Design
5 2 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (4.35%) High Availability
6 1 (2.17%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.17%) CRM
6 1 (2.17%) Change Management
6 1 (2.17%) Information Security
6 1 (2.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.52%) C
1 3 (6.52%) Java
2 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.70%) DV Cleared
3 3 (6.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (6.52%) Degree
4 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 2 (4.35%) VCP5
4 2 (4.35%) CCNA
4 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.17%) MCSD
5 1 (2.17%) MCSE
5 1 (2.17%) CCA
5 1 (2.17%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.17%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 10 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.17%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 13 (28.26%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.39%) VMware
3 6 (13.04%) Citrix
4 4 (8.70%) Cisco
5 3 (6.52%) HP
6 2 (4.35%) Dell
6 2 (4.35%) Oracle
6 2 (4.35%) NetApp
6 2 (4.35%) Symantec
6 2 (4.35%) SolarWinds
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