The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Cloud Infrastructure Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Infrastructure Architect
Rank 809 952 930
Rank change year-on-year
+143 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Infrastructure Architect 67 33 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.031% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.032% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 54 28 33
Median salary £70,250 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.35% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £59,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £88,250 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +13.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
86868 103583 109353
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.55% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 72113 86403 90477
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

Cloud Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Cloud Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

Cloud Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cloud Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Infrastructure Architect within the UK.

Cloud Infrastructure Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Cloud Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cloud Infrastructure Architect over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 within the UK.

Cloud Infrastructure Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Cloud Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Infrastructure Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 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
England +131 67 £70,250 +0.35% 7
London +73 32 £80,000 +10.34% 4
South East +88 27 £67,500 -15.62% 2
Berkshire +68 16 £67,500 -15.62% 1
City of London - 8 - -
Merseyside -2 7 - -
North West -10 7 - -
South West - 7 - - 1
Somerset - 7 - -
Street - 7 - -
Liverpool - 7 - -
East of England +10 6 £59,250 -14.13%
Oxford - 5 £65,000 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £65,000 -
Surrey - 5 £61,000 - 1
Cambridge - 3 £58,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £58,500 -
Slough +30 2 £80,000 -
Bedford +8 2 £62,500 -
Bedfordshire +5 2 £62,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £82,500 -
Staines - 2 £72,500 - 1
Leeds - 2 £82,500 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £82,500 -
Hertfordshire +12 1 £60,000 -13.66%
West Sussex - 1 £62,000 -
Crawley - 1 £62,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £60,000 -
Bracknell - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 - -

Cloud Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Cloud 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 featuring Cloud Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 90 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 88 (69.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 85 (67.46%) VMware
4 73 (57.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 71 (56.35%) Microsoft
6 57 (45.24%) Active Directory
7 55 (43.65%) Windows
8 49 (38.89%) Hybrid Cloud
8 49 (38.89%) Windows Server
9 48 (38.10%) SQL Server
10 38 (30.16%) Citrix
11 35 (27.78%) Load Balancing
11 35 (27.78%) Data Centre
12 34 (26.98%) PaaS
12 34 (26.98%) Linux
13 32 (25.40%) Web Services
13 32 (25.40%) IaaS
14 31 (24.60%) ITIL
14 31 (24.60%) Oracle
14 31 (24.60%) TOGAF
15 28 (22.22%) Cisco
15 28 (22.22%) Presales
16 27 (21.43%) SaaS
16 27 (21.43%) Enterprise Storage
17 26 (20.63%) Microsoft Certification
18 25 (19.84%) DNS
19 24 (19.05%) MCSE
20 23 (18.25%) Cisco Certification
20 23 (18.25%) SAN
20 23 (18.25%) Office 365

Cloud Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 15 (11.90%) IIS
2 14 (11.11%) Apache
2 14 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
2 14 (11.11%) JBoss
2 14 (11.11%) Tomcat
3 13 (10.32%) Skype for Business
4 10 (7.94%) MS Exchange
5 4 (3.17%) OpenStack
6 2 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.59%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 15 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.73%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 90 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 88 (69.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (26.98%) PaaS
4 32 (25.40%) IaaS
5 27 (21.43%) SaaS
6 23 (18.25%) Office 365
7 9 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (3.17%) Bluemix
8 4 (3.17%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (1.59%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.79%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 25 (19.84%) DNS
2 23 (18.25%) SAN
3 21 (16.67%) DHCP
4 19 (15.08%) WAN
5 17 (13.49%) LAN
6 14 (11.11%) VPN
7 12 (9.52%) Firewall
8 10 (7.94%) Skype
9 4 (3.17%) Internet
9 4 (3.17%) Network Security
10 3 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (1.59%) NAS
11 2 (1.59%) TCP/IP
12 1 (0.79%) DKIM
12 1 (0.79%) Intranet
12 1 (0.79%) LDAP
12 1 (0.79%) SMTP
12 1 (0.79%) Unified Communications
12 1 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (0.79%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (38.10%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (2.38%) Big Data
3 3 (2.38%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.59%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.79%) DB2
5 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.79%) Power BI
5 1 (0.79%) QlikView
5 1 (0.79%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (12.70%) Banking
2 11 (8.73%) Finance
3 5 (3.97%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.17%) Retail
5 3 (2.38%) Advertising
5 3 (2.38%) Legal
6 1 (0.79%) Back Office
6 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.79%) French Language
6 1 (0.79%) German Language
6 1 (0.79%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.79%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (25.40%) Web Services
2 16 (12.70%) Middleware
3 2 (1.59%) .NET
4 1 (0.79%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.79%) CSS
4 1 (0.79%) CSS3
4 1 (0.79%) GWT
4 1 (0.79%) HTML
4 1 (0.79%) HTML5
4 1 (0.79%) J2EE
4 1 (0.79%) jQuery
4 1 (0.79%) REST
4 1 (0.79%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.79%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 49 (38.89%) Hybrid Cloud
2 35 (27.78%) Data Centre
3 27 (21.43%) Enterprise Storage
4 22 (17.46%) Public Cloud
5 21 (16.67%) Clustering
6 14 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
7 11 (8.73%) Private Cloud
8 5 (3.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 5 (3.97%) Virtual Team
9 3 (2.38%) Computer Science
9 3 (2.38%) Digital Media
9 3 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (2.38%) Internet of Things
10 2 (1.59%) Blackberry
10 2 (1.59%) iSeries
11 1 (0.79%) Data Integration
11 1 (0.79%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.79%) Physics
11 1 (0.79%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 55 (43.65%) Windows
2 49 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 34 (26.98%) Linux
4 14 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (10.32%) Unix
6 3 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.59%) Android
7 2 (1.59%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.59%) CentOS
7 2 (1.59%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (1.59%) Solaris
7 2 (1.59%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.79%) AIX
8 1 (0.79%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (27.78%) Load Balancing
2 31 (24.60%) ITIL
2 31 (24.60%) TOGAF
3 28 (22.22%) Presales
4 22 (17.46%) DevOps
5 17 (13.49%) Identity Management
5 17 (13.49%) PRINCE2
6 16 (12.70%) ITIL V3
6 16 (12.70%) Mobile Device Management
7 15 (11.90%) Mentoring
7 15 (11.90%) Migration
8 14 (11.11%) Line Management
8 14 (11.11%) Wealth Management
9 11 (8.73%) High Availability
9 11 (8.73%) Service Management
10 10 (7.94%) Critical Success Factor
10 10 (7.94%) Enterprise Architecture
10 10 (7.94%) Time Management
11 8 (6.35%) Business Development
11 8 (6.35%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 6 (4.76%) SQL
3 2 (1.59%) C
4 1 (0.79%) Java
4 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.79%) Perl
4 1 (0.79%) Python
4 1 (0.79%) Ruby
4 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.79%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 26 (20.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (19.05%) MCSE
3 23 (18.25%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (13.49%) CCNA
4 17 (13.49%) Degree
5 15 (11.90%) EMC Certification
6 8 (6.35%) MCSD
7 6 (4.76%) CCNP
8 5 (3.97%) CCDP
8 5 (3.97%) CCIE
9 3 (2.38%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 3 (2.38%) CCDA
9 3 (2.38%) CCSP
9 3 (2.38%) CEH
9 3 (2.38%) CESG Certified Professional
9 3 (2.38%) CISA
9 3 (2.38%) CISM
9 3 (2.38%) CISSP
9 3 (2.38%) CLAS
9 3 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.76%) PCI DSS
2 5 (3.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 73 (57.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 57 (45.24%) Active Directory
3 21 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 13 (10.32%) XenApp
5 11 (8.73%) vSphere
6 6 (4.76%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (2.38%) Docker
8 2 (1.59%) vCloud
9 1 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.79%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (11.90%) Microsoft Clustering
2 14 (11.11%) AirWatch
3 4 (3.17%) vRealize
4 3 (2.38%) Kubernetes
5 2 (1.59%) SCCM
6 1 (0.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.79%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 1 (0.79%) Mesos
6 1 (0.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 85 (67.46%) VMware
2 71 (56.35%) Microsoft
3 38 (30.16%) Citrix
4 31 (24.60%) Oracle
5 28 (22.22%) Cisco
6 21 (16.67%) IBM
7 16 (12.70%) EMC
8 14 (11.11%) HP
8 14 (11.11%) Software AG
9 10 (7.94%) 3PAR
10 6 (4.76%) Dell
11 5 (3.97%) Google
12 4 (3.17%) Juniper
12 4 (3.17%) RightScale
13 3 (2.38%) Intel
14 2 (1.59%) BT
14 2 (1.59%) CheckPoint
14 2 (1.59%) NetApp
14 2 (1.59%) Red Hat
14 2 (1.59%) Teradata
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Salary: £70000.00 - £95000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Staines, Middlesex
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Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Salary plus variable plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
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Salary: Excellent Salary + Company Benefits Package
Posted: 27 days ago