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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cloud Infrastructure Architect
Rank 883 927 927
Rank change year-on-year
+44 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Infrastructure Architect 40 34 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.032% 0.037%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.033% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 35 16 20
Median salary £72,500 £77,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.45% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,800 £55,000 £65,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £91,250 £77,000
UK excluding London median salary £77,500 £57,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+34.78% -17.85%

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
94619 103335 113551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.48% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 79584 84714 93028
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 May 2016 within the UK.

Cloud Infrastructure Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Cloud Infrastructure Architect
Top 25 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 26 May 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 +32 40 £72,500 -6.45% 7
London +37 25 £70,000 -12.50% 5
South East +26 10 £100,000 +60.00%
City of London +71 6 £80,000 -20.00% 3
Surrey +10 5 £100,000 +25.00%
South West - 5 £77,500 -
West Midlands - 5 £67,750 - 1
Egham +32 4 £100,000 -
Reading - 4 £47,500 -
Berkshire - 4 £47,500 -
Birmingham - 4 £72,500 - 1
Wiltshire - 3 £77,500 -
North West +12 2 - - 1
West Yorkshire +2 2 £77,500 -
Leeds +1 2 £77,500 -
Yorkshire -6 2 £77,500 -
Merseyside - 2 - -
Somerset - 2 - -
Liverpool - 2 - -
Street - 2 - -
Swindon - 2 £77,500 -
Hampshire +10 1 £55,000 +4.76%
Farnborough 0 1 £55,000 +4.76%
West Bromwich - 1 £63,000 -
Staines - 1 £67,500 -

Cloud Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 38 (42.70%) Windows
2 35 (39.33%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (39.33%) Data Centre
3 28 (31.46%) Linux
4 27 (30.34%) VMware
5 25 (28.09%) Finance
6 24 (26.97%) Presales
7 22 (24.72%) SAN
8 21 (23.60%) VMware Infrastructure
9 20 (22.47%) Microsoft Azure
9 20 (22.47%) Microsoft
10 19 (21.35%) Cisco
10 19 (21.35%) Banking
10 19 (21.35%) Degree
11 18 (20.22%) Service Management
11 18 (20.22%) Opscode Chef
11 18 (20.22%) Puppet
12 17 (19.10%) PowerShell
13 16 (17.98%) High Availability
13 16 (17.98%) Infrastructure Monitoring
13 16 (17.98%) TOGAF
14 15 (16.85%) AWS CloudFormation
15 14 (15.73%) IaaS
15 14 (15.73%) Computer Science
15 14 (15.73%) Citrix
16 13 (14.61%) Active Directory
16 13 (14.61%) Project Management
16 13 (14.61%) Migration
16 13 (14.61%) Hybrid Cloud
17 12 (13.48%) Analytical Skills

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 3 (3.37%) IIS
2 2 (2.25%) Apache
2 2 (2.25%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.25%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (2.25%) JBoss
2 2 (2.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.25%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (1.12%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.12%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (7.87%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 35 (39.33%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (22.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (16.85%) AWS CloudFormation
4 14 (15.73%) IaaS
5 10 (11.24%) PaaS
6 9 (10.11%) Cloud Computing
7 8 (8.99%) SaaS
8 7 (7.87%) Office 365
9 2 (2.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 2 (2.25%) Heroku
10 1 (1.12%) Bluemix
10 1 (1.12%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 22 (24.72%) SAN
2 6 (6.74%) DNS
3 3 (3.37%) Firewall
3 3 (3.37%) LAN
3 3 (3.37%) NetScaler
3 3 (3.37%) VPN
3 3 (3.37%) WAN
4 2 (2.25%) DHCP
4 2 (2.25%) Internet
5 1 (1.12%) BGP
5 1 (1.12%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (1.12%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.12%) HTTPS
5 1 (1.12%) MPLS
5 1 (1.12%) NAS
5 1 (1.12%) Network Security
5 1 (1.12%) OSPF
5 1 (1.12%) Skype
5 1 (1.12%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.74%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.25%) Big Data
2 2 (2.25%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.25%) Power BI
2 2 (2.25%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.12%) DB2
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.12%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.12%) Travis CI
General
1 25 (28.09%) Finance
2 19 (21.35%) Banking
3 7 (7.87%) Telecoms
4 6 (6.74%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.37%) Law
6 2 (2.25%) Retail
7 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.62%) Middleware
2 3 (3.37%) Web Services
3 2 (2.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 35 (39.33%) Data Centre
2 14 (15.73%) Computer Science
3 13 (14.61%) Hybrid Cloud
4 12 (13.48%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (12.36%) Management Information System
6 7 (7.87%) Public Cloud
7 4 (4.49%) Private Cloud
8 3 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (2.25%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (2.25%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (1.12%) CLARiiON
10 1 (1.12%) Clustering
10 1 (1.12%) IBM XIV
10 1 (1.12%) N-Tier
10 1 (1.12%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 38 (42.70%) Windows
2 28 (31.46%) Linux
3 12 (13.48%) Windows Server
4 7 (7.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.25%) AIX
6 2 (2.25%) CentOS
6 2 (2.25%) Solaris
7 1 (1.12%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (26.97%) Presales
2 18 (20.22%) Service Management
3 16 (17.98%) High Availability
3 16 (17.98%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 16 (17.98%) TOGAF
4 13 (14.61%) Migration
4 13 (14.61%) Project Management
5 11 (12.36%) Customer Engagement
5 11 (12.36%) Mentoring
5 11 (12.36%) Time Management
6 9 (10.11%) ITIL
7 7 (7.87%) Business Development
8 6 (6.74%) Load Balancing
9 5 (5.62%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (5.62%) Translating Business Requirements
10 4 (4.49%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (4.49%) Converged Infrastructure
10 4 (4.49%) ITIL V3
10 4 (4.49%) Server Virtualisation
10 4 (4.49%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (19.10%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.37%) Python
2 3 (3.37%) SQL
3 2 (2.25%) Java
3 2 (2.25%) Ruby
4 1 (1.12%) Perl
Qualifications
1 19 (21.35%) Degree
2 7 (7.87%) SC Cleared
2 7 (7.87%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.49%) EMC Certification
4 3 (3.37%) MCSE
4 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.25%) CCNA
5 2 (2.25%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.12%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.62%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (23.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (14.61%) Active Directory
3 7 (7.87%) vSphere
4 6 (6.74%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.37%) vCloud
6 1 (1.12%) Docker
6 1 (1.12%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.12%) XenApp
6 1 (1.12%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (20.22%) Opscode Chef
1 18 (20.22%) Puppet
2 2 (2.25%) AirWatch
3 1 (1.12%) Ansible
3 1 (1.12%) vRealize
Vendors
1 27 (30.34%) VMware
2 20 (22.47%) Microsoft
3 19 (21.35%) Cisco
4 14 (15.73%) Citrix
5 9 (10.11%) EMC
6 7 (7.87%) HP
6 7 (7.87%) Oracle
7 6 (6.74%) IBM
7 6 (6.74%) NetApp
8 5 (5.62%) Red Hat
9 4 (4.49%) Mercator
10 3 (3.37%) CheckPoint
10 3 (3.37%) F5
10 3 (3.37%) Juniper
11 2 (2.25%) Software AG
12 1 (1.12%) 3PAR
12 1 (1.12%) Dell
12 1 (1.12%) RightScale
12 1 (1.12%) SAP
12 1 (1.12%) Sun
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Scotland
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £60000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £57300 - £111500 per week
Posted: 21 days ago