The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 82 77 78
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 4 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.46% 0.67% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.69% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 2
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +20.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £45,100
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £61,500 £45,900
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% -4.16%
Infrastructure Architect
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
850 866 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 97.03% 97.19% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 727 696 629
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Infrastructure Architect Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Infrastructure Architect Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Infrastructure Architect
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Sheffield -7 4 £57,500 +4.54%
Infrastructure Architect
Yorkshire

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 (69.57%) VMware
2 15 (65.22%) Cisco
3 14 (60.87%) Windows
4 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
5 12 (52.17%) SAN
6 11 (47.83%) WAN
7 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
7 10 (43.48%) LAN
8 9 (39.13%) Firewall
8 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (34.78%) Citrix
10 7 (30.43%) Linux
10 7 (30.43%) Wireless
10 7 (30.43%) NAS
11 6 (26.09%) IaaS
11 6 (26.09%) ITIL
12 5 (21.74%) UNIX
12 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
12 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (21.74%) SLA
12 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Architecture
12 5 (21.74%) QA
12 5 (21.74%) Information Security
12 5 (21.74%) Zachman Framework
12 5 (21.74%) TOGAF
12 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery
13 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
13 4 (17.39%) Migration
13 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
13 4 (17.39%) Replication

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 5 (21.74%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.70%) Lync
3 1 (4.35%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) IaaS
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (52.17%) SAN
2 11 (47.83%) WAN
3 10 (43.48%) LAN
4 9 (39.13%) Firewall
5 7 (30.43%) Wireless
5 7 (30.43%) NAS
6 3 (13.04%) MPLS
7 2 (8.70%) IPsec
7 2 (8.70%) LDAP
7 2 (8.70%) VPN
7 2 (8.70%) Unified Communications
8 1 (4.35%) NetScaler
8 1 (4.35%) TCP/IP
8 1 (4.35%) Packet Switching
8 1 (4.35%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (8.70%) Informix
3 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) X-Windows
2 1 (4.35%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Management Information System
1 4 (17.39%) Replication
2 3 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 14 (60.87%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Linux
3 5 (21.74%) UNIX
4 3 (13.04%) Solaris
5 2 (8.70%) AIX
5 2 (8.70%) HPUX
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
6 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (21.74%) Information Security
2 5 (21.74%) Zachman Framework
2 5 (21.74%) TOGAF
2 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery
3 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (17.39%) Migration
3 4 (17.39%) Load Balancing
3 4 (17.39%) Line Management
4 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
4 3 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (13.04%) People Management
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.70%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
5 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
5 2 (8.70%) Coaching
6 1 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (21.74%) SLA
1 5 (21.74%) QA
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.35%) vSphere
3 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
3 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) VMware
2 15 (65.22%) Cisco
3 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
4 8 (34.78%) Citrix
5 4 (17.39%) HP
5 4 (17.39%) NetApp
6 3 (13.04%) Oracle
7 2 (8.70%) Novell
7 2 (8.70%) EMC
7 2 (8.70%) IBM
8 1 (4.35%) Red Hat