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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cloud Infrastructure Architect
UK
Rank 795 905 905
Rank change year-on-year
+110 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Infrastructure Architect 67 47 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.046% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.048% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 54 43 35
Median salary £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £63,529 £50,200
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £70,000 £68,750
% change year-on-year
-10.71% +1.81%

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
80896 98772 101805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67167 82902 84090
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 22 February 2017 within the UK.

Cloud Infrastructure Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Cloud Infrastructure Architect
Top 27 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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +95 66 £72,500 -1.69%
London +70 34 £75,000 -11.76%
South East +94 26 £72,500 -9.37%
Berkshire +55 16 £80,000 +25.49%
City of London - 11 £72,500 -
Slough - 11 £80,000 -
North West - 8 £58,750 -
Oxfordshire - 6 £62,500 -
Merseyside - 5 £62,500 -
Liverpool - 5 £62,500 -
Leeds +36 4 £62,500 -3.84%
Yorkshire +34 4 £62,500 -16.66%
West Yorkshire +32 4 £62,500 -3.84%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £62,500 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £62,500 -
Surrey +57 3 £72,500 +45.00%
Reading +40 3 £62,500 +31.57%
West Midlands +21 3 £62,500 -6.01%
Birmingham - 3 £62,500 -
Manchester - 3 £55,000 -
Staines - 3 £72,500 -
South West +20 2 - -
Somerset - 2 - -
Street - 2 - -
East of England +24 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 £65,000 -

Cloud Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 85 (65.89%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (57.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 73 (56.59%) VMware
4 61 (47.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 54 (41.86%) Microsoft
6 49 (37.98%) Active Directory
7 46 (35.66%) Windows
8 41 (31.78%) Oracle
9 39 (30.23%) ITIL
9 39 (30.23%) Windows Server
10 37 (28.68%) Linux
10 37 (28.68%) Hybrid Cloud
11 35 (27.13%) Data Centre
12 33 (25.58%) TOGAF
13 32 (24.81%) PaaS
14 31 (24.03%) SQL Server
15 29 (22.48%) Load Balancing
16 28 (21.71%) PRINCE2
17 26 (20.16%) Citrix
17 26 (20.16%) IaaS
18 25 (19.38%) Presales
18 25 (19.38%) Hyper-V
18 25 (19.38%) Enterprise Storage
19 24 (18.60%) Cisco
20 23 (17.83%) WAN
20 23 (17.83%) Office 365
21 22 (17.05%) Web Services
22 20 (15.50%) Microsoft Certification
22 20 (15.50%) Clustering
22 20 (15.50%) Middleware

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 9 (6.98%) Apache
1 9 (6.98%) BizTalk Server
1 9 (6.98%) IIS
1 9 (6.98%) JBoss
1 9 (6.98%) Tomcat
2 8 (6.20%) WebSphere
3 7 (5.43%) OpenStack
3 7 (5.43%) Skype for Business
4 6 (4.65%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (10.08%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (6.20%) Oracle Financials
1 8 (6.20%) Oracle Retail
1 8 (6.20%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 85 (65.89%) Amazon AWS
2 74 (57.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (24.81%) PaaS
4 26 (20.16%) IaaS
5 23 (17.83%) Office 365
6 15 (11.63%) SaaS
7 14 (10.85%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (2.33%) Bluemix
8 3 (2.33%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (1.55%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (1.55%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 23 (17.83%) WAN
2 17 (13.18%) LAN
3 16 (12.40%) SAN
4 14 (10.85%) DNS
5 13 (10.08%) DHCP
6 11 (8.53%) Firewall
7 9 (6.98%) VPN
8 6 (4.65%) Skype
9 4 (3.10%) Internet
10 2 (1.55%) Unified Communications
11 1 (0.78%) MPLS
11 1 (0.78%) NAS
11 1 (0.78%) Network Security
11 1 (0.78%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
11 1 (0.78%) VoIP
11 1 (0.78%) VPLS
11 1 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (0.78%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (24.03%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.20%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (6.20%) Hadoop
3 7 (5.43%) Big Data
4 6 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.78%) DB2
5 1 (0.78%) SAP HANA
General
1 17 (13.18%) Finance
2 13 (10.08%) Retail
3 12 (9.30%) Banking
4 3 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.55%) Advertising
6 1 (0.78%) French Language
6 1 (0.78%) German Language
6 1 (0.78%) Legal
6 1 (0.78%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (17.05%) Web Services
2 20 (15.50%) Middleware
3 8 (6.20%) .NET
4 1 (0.78%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 37 (28.68%) Hybrid Cloud
2 35 (27.13%) Data Centre
3 25 (19.38%) Enterprise Storage
4 20 (15.50%) Clustering
5 14 (10.85%) Public Cloud
6 13 (10.08%) Private Cloud
7 9 (6.98%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (3.10%) Digital Media
8 4 (3.10%) Internet of Things
8 4 (3.10%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.55%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.55%) iSeries
10 1 (0.78%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.78%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.78%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 46 (35.66%) Windows
2 39 (30.23%) Windows Server
3 37 (28.68%) Linux
4 12 (9.30%) Unix
5 9 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (6.20%) CentOS
6 8 (6.20%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (1.55%) Solaris
8 1 (0.78%) AIX
8 1 (0.78%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (30.23%) ITIL
2 33 (25.58%) TOGAF
3 29 (22.48%) Load Balancing
4 28 (21.71%) PRINCE2
5 25 (19.38%) Presales
6 18 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (13.18%) Migration
8 14 (10.85%) Project Management
8 14 (10.85%) Service Delivery
9 13 (10.08%) DevOps
9 13 (10.08%) Enterprise Architecture
9 13 (10.08%) Mentoring
10 12 (9.30%) Technical Architecture
11 11 (8.53%) E-Commerce
12 10 (7.75%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (7.75%) High Availability
12 10 (7.75%) Identity Management
12 10 (7.75%) ITIL V3
13 9 (6.98%) Capacity Planning
13 9 (6.98%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (13.18%) PowerShell
2 8 (6.20%) C
3 4 (3.10%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (15.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (13.95%) MCSE
3 16 (12.40%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (10.08%) CCNA
5 11 (8.53%) Degree
6 9 (6.98%) EMC Certification
7 8 (6.20%) MCSD
8 7 (5.43%) CCNP
9 6 (4.65%) CCDP
9 6 (4.65%) CCIE
10 4 (3.10%) CCDA
11 2 (1.55%) CCMSE
11 2 (1.55%) CCSE
11 2 (1.55%) CCSM
11 2 (1.55%) VCAP
11 2 (1.55%) VCDX
11 2 (1.55%) VCP5
11 2 (1.55%) VCP6
11 2 (1.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.78%) HPE ATP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 61 (47.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 49 (37.98%) Active Directory
3 25 (19.38%) Hyper-V
4 12 (9.30%) vSphere
5 9 (6.98%) XenApp
6 8 (6.20%) Docker
7 6 (4.65%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (1.55%) KVM
8 2 (1.55%) vCloud
9 1 (0.78%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.78%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (10.85%) Microsoft Clustering
2 9 (6.98%) AirWatch
3 8 (6.20%) Kubernetes
4 5 (3.88%) vRealize
5 4 (3.10%) Puppet
6 3 (2.33%) Icinga
6 3 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.78%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 73 (56.59%) VMware
2 54 (41.86%) Microsoft
3 41 (31.78%) Oracle
4 26 (20.16%) Citrix
5 24 (18.60%) Cisco
6 15 (11.63%) EMC
7 13 (10.08%) HP
7 13 (10.08%) IBM
8 10 (7.75%) 3PAR
8 10 (7.75%) Google
9 9 (6.98%) Software AG
10 8 (6.20%) ATG
10 8 (6.20%) Hyperion
10 8 (6.20%) PeopleSoft
10 8 (6.20%) Red Hat
10 8 (6.20%) Retek
10 8 (6.20%) Teradata
11 6 (4.65%) Dell
11 6 (4.65%) Juniper
12 4 (3.10%) NetApp