The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Infrastructure Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 561 571 533
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -38
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 377 438 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.40% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.42% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 291 347 397
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £72,500 £60,750 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+19.34% -2.80%

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
92139 104162 110201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.23% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 77160 86775 89126
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend

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

Infrastructure Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 within the UK.

Infrastructure Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

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 Infrastructure Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 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 -3 358 £70,000 +7.69% 28
London +29 146 £70,000 -8.49% 12
South East +23 66 £68,750 +14.58% 6
Yorkshire +44 62 £70,000 +16.66% 3
West Yorkshire +37 52 £70,000 +16.66% 1
Bradford +20 36 £80,000 +45.45%
South West +3 34 £80,000 +43.76%
Berkshire +14 23 £72,500 +31.81% 2
City of London +57 21 £80,500 +11.03% 2
East Midlands +28 18 £75,000 +11.11% 1
Surrey +23 17 £75,000 +4.52%
West Midlands -10 17 £58,750 -12.96%
Leeds +4 16 £70,000 +16.66% 1
Bristol +15 15 £80,000 +1.58%
North West +1 15 £64,500 +3.20% 3
Scotland +28 13 £60,000 - 1
Birmingham -24 12 £68,750 +5.76%
West Sussex +22 11 £47,500 -25.19% 2
Crawley +10 9 £47,500 -26.64% 2
Staines +9 9 £75,000 +7.14%
Merseyside -6 9 £52,500 -25.00%
East of England -15 9 £80,000 +28.00% 2
Sheffield +17 8 £67,500 -6.89% 2
South Yorkshire +14 8 £67,500 -6.89% 2
Liverpool -14 8 £55,000 -21.42%
Glasgow +19 7 £62,500 -10.71%
Nottinghamshire +10 7 £75,000 -
Nottingham +9 7 £75,000 -
Oxford - 7 £70,000 -
Street - 7 - -

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, 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 Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 268 (34.72%) VMware
2 231 (29.92%) Windows
3 219 (28.37%) Cisco
4 203 (26.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 203 (26.30%) Data Centre
5 194 (25.13%) TOGAF
6 187 (24.22%) Finance
7 186 (24.09%) Microsoft
8 158 (20.47%) Linux
9 140 (18.13%) Amazon AWS
10 138 (17.88%) Microsoft Azure
10 138 (17.88%) WAN
11 137 (17.75%) SAN
12 131 (16.97%) Active Directory
13 126 (16.32%) Agile Software Development
14 125 (16.19%) Oracle
14 125 (16.19%) Enterprise Architecture
15 121 (15.67%) Citrix
16 115 (14.90%) LAN
17 111 (14.38%) SQL Server
18 104 (13.47%) Windows Server
19 94 (12.18%) Telecoms
20 93 (12.05%) ITIL
21 90 (11.66%) Retail
21 90 (11.66%) Technical Architecture
22 86 (11.14%) Banking
22 86 (11.14%) SQL
23 85 (11.01%) Degree
24 78 (10.10%) Migration
25 77 (9.97%) HP

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 47 (6.09%) IIS
2 43 (5.57%) Tomcat
3 42 (5.44%) Apache
4 33 (4.27%) MS Exchange
5 26 (3.37%) WebSphere
6 25 (3.24%) Skype for Business
7 22 (2.85%) Oracle Coherence
7 22 (2.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 17 (2.20%) SharePoint
9 16 (2.07%) JBoss
10 13 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
11 10 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
12 8 (1.04%) WebLogic
13 5 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
13 5 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
14 4 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 3 (0.39%) OpenStack
15 3 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
16 2 (0.26%) Confluence
16 2 (0.26%) nginx
Applications
1 52 (6.74%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.17%) MS Office
3 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.39%) RMDS
2 3 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 140 (18.13%) Amazon AWS
2 138 (17.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 73 (9.46%) SaaS
4 57 (7.38%) IaaS
5 51 (6.61%) Office 365
6 44 (5.70%) PaaS
7 9 (1.17%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (0.78%) IBM Cloud
9 5 (0.65%) Bluemix
9 5 (0.65%) Google Apps
10 4 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.39%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.26%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
13 1 (0.13%) HP Helion
13 1 (0.13%) SoftLayer
13 1 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 138 (17.88%) WAN
2 137 (17.75%) SAN
3 115 (14.90%) LAN
4 70 (9.07%) Firewall
5 62 (8.03%) NAS
6 61 (7.90%) DNS
7 52 (6.74%) Fibre Channel
8 39 (5.05%) DHCP
9 38 (4.92%) iSCSI
9 38 (4.92%) Multicast
10 35 (4.53%) FCoE
11 34 (4.40%) Wireless
12 33 (4.27%) VPN
13 27 (3.50%) Network Security
13 27 (3.50%) Unified Communications
13 27 (3.50%) VoIP
14 25 (3.24%) HTTP
15 20 (2.59%) Cisco ASA
16 14 (1.81%) TCP/IP
17 13 (1.68%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (14.38%) SQL Server
2 43 (5.57%) Big Data
3 31 (4.02%) OLTP
4 27 (3.50%) Data Warehouse
5 26 (3.37%) OLAP
6 24 (3.11%) DB2
7 20 (2.59%) Oracle OLAP
8 12 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (1.17%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (1.04%) Hadoop
10 8 (1.04%) MySQL
11 7 (0.91%) Oracle Database
11 7 (0.91%) SAP HANA
12 6 (0.78%) MongoDB
12 6 (0.78%) NoSQL
13 5 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
14 4 (0.52%) SQL Server 2014
15 3 (0.39%) Oracle Exadata
15 3 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
15 3 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.26%) Axure RP
2 2 (0.26%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.26%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.26%) JIRA
2 2 (0.26%) MSI
3 1 (0.13%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (0.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.13%) Vagrant
General
1 187 (24.22%) Finance
2 94 (12.18%) Telecoms
3 90 (11.66%) Retail
4 86 (11.14%) Banking
5 17 (2.20%) Legal
6 16 (2.07%) Games
7 15 (1.94%) Law
8 13 (1.68%) Manufacturing
9 12 (1.55%) Automotive
10 11 (1.42%) Back Office
10 11 (1.42%) Marketing
11 5 (0.65%) Electronics
11 5 (0.65%) Publishing
12 4 (0.52%) Advertising
13 3 (0.39%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.39%) Investment Banking
14 2 (0.26%) German Language
15 1 (0.13%) French Language
15 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (8.94%) Middleware
2 47 (6.09%) Web Services
3 34 (4.40%) .NET
4 7 (0.91%) REST
4 7 (0.91%) XML
5 6 (0.78%) SAP Basis
5 6 (0.78%) SOAP
5 6 (0.78%) X-Windows
6 4 (0.52%) SAML
6 4 (0.52%) WCF
7 3 (0.39%) AngularJS
7 3 (0.39%) GWT
7 3 (0.39%) HTML
7 3 (0.39%) OpenID
7 3 (0.39%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (0.39%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (0.39%) Vaadin
7 3 (0.39%) WF
7 3 (0.39%) Windows Identity Foundation
8 2 (0.26%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 203 (26.30%) Data Centre
2 74 (9.59%) Hybrid Cloud
3 64 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
4 44 (5.70%) Enterprise Software
5 38 (4.92%) Computer Science
6 36 (4.66%) Public Cloud
7 35 (4.53%) Management Information System
8 34 (4.40%) Private Cloud
9 27 (3.50%) Clustering
10 23 (2.98%) Video Conferencing
11 21 (2.72%) Enterprise Storage
12 17 (2.20%) FlexPod
13 15 (1.94%) Blackberry
14 12 (1.55%) Replication
15 8 (1.04%) Mainframe
16 7 (0.91%) Virtual Team
17 6 (0.78%) User Experience
18 5 (0.65%) New Media
19 4 (0.52%) BYOD
19 4 (0.52%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 231 (29.92%) Windows
2 158 (20.47%) Linux
3 104 (13.47%) Windows Server
4 57 (7.38%) Unix
5 49 (6.35%) Solaris
6 43 (5.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 27 (3.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 24 (3.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (2.33%) Windows 10
10 13 (1.68%) Android
10 13 (1.68%) Apple iOS
11 9 (1.17%) AIX
12 8 (1.04%) Windows 7
13 7 (0.91%) CentOS
14 4 (0.52%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
16 2 (0.26%) Windows 8
17 1 (0.13%) HPUX
17 1 (0.13%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (25.13%) TOGAF
2 126 (16.32%) Agile Software Development
3 125 (16.19%) Enterprise Architecture
4 93 (12.05%) ITIL
5 90 (11.66%) Technical Architecture
6 78 (10.10%) Migration
7 73 (9.46%) Presales
8 70 (9.07%) Load Balancing
9 63 (8.16%) Stakeholder Management
10 57 (7.38%) Service Management
11 50 (6.48%) Mentoring
12 46 (5.96%) Performance Tuning
13 44 (5.70%) Project Management
14 42 (5.44%) High Availability
15 39 (5.05%) DevOps
16 38 (4.92%) Zachman Framework
17 36 (4.66%) Converged Infrastructure
18 34 (4.40%) Benchmarking
19 32 (4.15%) Translating Business Requirements
20 31 (4.02%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 86 (11.14%) SQL
2 49 (6.35%) Java
3 44 (5.70%) Python
4 33 (4.27%) C
5 21 (2.72%) PowerShell
6 11 (1.42%) C#
7 9 (1.17%) C++
8 8 (1.04%) Bash Shell
9 6 (0.78%) JavaScript
10 5 (0.65%) Ruby
11 4 (0.52%) Perl
12 2 (0.26%) VBScript
13 1 (0.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 85 (11.01%) Degree
2 67 (8.68%) Security Cleared
3 50 (6.48%) Microsoft Certification
4 47 (6.09%) Cisco Certification
5 36 (4.66%) MCSE
5 36 (4.66%) SC Cleared
6 29 (3.76%) CCNA
7 27 (3.50%) DV Cleared
8 20 (2.59%) EMC Certification
9 14 (1.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (1.30%) CCNP
10 10 (1.30%) MCTS
11 8 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (0.91%) CISSP
12 7 (0.91%) MCSA
13 6 (0.78%) CISM
14 5 (0.65%) CCIE
14 5 (0.65%) CISA
14 5 (0.65%) Citrix Certification
14 5 (0.65%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.24%) PCI DSS
2 20 (2.59%) QA
3 8 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (0.78%) SLA
5 5 (0.65%) JSP 440
6 3 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
6 3 (0.39%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.26%) GCP
8 1 (0.13%) COBIT
8 1 (0.13%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 203 (26.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 131 (16.97%) Active Directory
3 74 (9.59%) Hyper-V
4 38 (4.92%) XenApp
5 36 (4.66%) NFS
6 33 (4.27%) SRDF
7 31 (4.02%) vSphere
8 25 (3.24%) Oracle RAC
9 23 (2.98%) Xen
10 20 (2.59%) KVM
10 20 (2.59%) XenDesktop
11 15 (1.94%) XenServer
12 12 (1.55%) VMware ESX
13 9 (1.17%) vCloud
14 5 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
15 4 (0.52%) Docker
15 4 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
16 3 (0.39%) Virtual Machines
17 2 (0.26%) ISA Server
17 2 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 38 (4.92%) Puppet
2 30 (3.89%) SCCM
3 18 (2.33%) AirWatch
4 17 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (1.94%) Ansible
6 14 (1.81%) Microsoft Clustering
7 8 (1.04%) NetBackup
8 6 (0.78%) vRealize
9 5 (0.65%) SCOM
9 5 (0.65%) Tivoli
10 4 (0.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 3 (0.39%) BladeLogic
11 3 (0.39%) Control-M
11 3 (0.39%) MIMEsweeper
11 3 (0.39%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (0.39%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (0.39%) Oracle Identity Management
11 3 (0.39%) XenMobile
12 2 (0.26%) Backup Exec
12 2 (0.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 268 (34.72%) VMware
2 219 (28.37%) Cisco
3 186 (24.09%) Microsoft
4 125 (16.19%) Oracle
5 121 (15.67%) Citrix
6 77 (9.97%) HP
7 75 (9.72%) EMC
8 69 (8.94%) NetApp
9 63 (8.16%) IBM
10 33 (4.27%) Intel
11 26 (3.37%) Red Hat
12 21 (2.72%) 3PAR
12 21 (2.72%) SAP
13 19 (2.46%) Dell
14 16 (2.07%) F5
15 15 (1.94%) Juniper
16 14 (1.81%) CheckPoint
17 13 (1.68%) Symantec
18 12 (1.55%) Software AG
19 8 (1.04%) Veeam
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £60k - 80k per year + Bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + good bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 - 75,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent salary + bonus + benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Tech
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
England
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to £90,000 base plus 15% bonus and benefits (some flex)
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£90,000 plus 15% bonus and benefits (some flex)
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £55000 - £61000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Cognizant
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + inc benefits, + 20% bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton
Opus Energy
Salary: £55000.0000 - £65000.0000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago