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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Architect
UK
Rank 513 611 488
Rank change year-on-year
+98 -123
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 348 327 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.33% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.34% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 280 263 447
Median salary £72,500 £70,000 £66,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,050 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £85,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +12.50%

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
81089 96565 99662
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67342 81085 82844
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £69,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 18 January 2017 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 18 January 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 +120 342 £72,500 +3.57% 27
London +77 169 £80,000 +11.11% 8
South East +32 58 £67,500 - 7
Yorkshire +44 38 £62,500 +4.16% 3
West Yorkshire +44 35 £62,500 +4.16% 2
Leeds +51 29 £62,500 +4.16% 1
North West +9 27 £55,000 - 5
East of England +40 23 £70,000 +8.52% 1
South West +35 22 £51,000 -18.40%
Berkshire +40 21 £75,000 - 2
City of London +22 21 £72,500 -3.33% 2
Manchester -13 16 £55,000 - 3
Surrey +40 15 £62,500 -7.40% 3
East Midlands +15 11 £75,000 - 1
Liverpool - 11 £56,750 -
Merseyside - 11 £56,750 - 1
Slough +43 10 £80,000 - 2
Hertfordshire +16 9 £70,000 +1.44%
West Sussex +14 9 £57,250 -17.62%
Bedfordshire +13 9 £72,500 +38.09%
Canary Wharf -10 9 £95,000 +35.71%
Bristol - 9 £80,000 -
Docklands, London +11 8 £44,000 -41.33%
Worthing - 8 £52,500 -
West Midlands +6 7 £75,000 +20.00%
Nottingham - 7 £75,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 7 £75,000 - 1
Oxfordshire +31 6 £65,000 -18.75% 1
Bradford +7 6 £57,500 -15.12%
Watford +4 6 £80,000 +14.28%

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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.

1 294 (39.25%) VMware
2 247 (32.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 229 (30.57%) Cisco
4 219 (29.24%) Windows
5 211 (28.17%) Microsoft
6 206 (27.50%) Finance
7 205 (27.37%) Linux
8 190 (25.37%) Amazon AWS
9 173 (23.10%) Data Centre
10 171 (22.83%) Microsoft Azure
10 171 (22.83%) Agile Software Development
11 170 (22.70%) Oracle
12 155 (20.69%) WAN
13 143 (19.09%) TOGAF
14 137 (18.29%) SAN
15 129 (17.22%) LAN
16 118 (15.75%) Active Directory
17 117 (15.62%) Middleware
18 116 (15.49%) Hyper-V
19 111 (14.82%) Java
20 109 (14.55%) ITIL
21 106 (14.15%) Load Balancing
22 103 (13.75%) SQL Server
22 103 (13.75%) Retail
23 99 (13.22%) Banking
24 97 (12.95%) Windows Server
25 86 (11.48%) Technical Architecture
26 85 (11.35%) Solaris
27 83 (11.08%) Enterprise Architecture
28 82 (10.95%) SaaS

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 74 (9.88%) IIS
2 72 (9.61%) Apache
3 66 (8.81%) Tomcat
4 54 (7.21%) Oracle Coherence
4 54 (7.21%) WebSphere
5 46 (6.14%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 19 (2.54%) MS Exchange
6 19 (2.54%) Skype for Business
7 15 (2.00%) WebLogic
8 14 (1.87%) JBoss
8 14 (1.87%) OpenStack
9 13 (1.74%) BizTalk Server
10 9 (1.20%) nginx
11 8 (1.07%) SharePoint
12 6 (0.80%) CloudStack
13 4 (0.53%) Cloud Foundry
13 4 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
13 4 (0.53%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 3 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
15 2 (0.27%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 75 (10.01%) MS Excel
2 36 (4.81%) MS Office
3 9 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.07%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 26 (3.47%) RMDS
2 6 (0.80%) Oracle Financials
2 6 (0.80%) Oracle Retail
2 6 (0.80%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 3 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 190 (25.37%) Amazon AWS
2 171 (22.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 82 (10.95%) SaaS
4 68 (9.08%) PaaS
5 54 (7.21%) Office 365
6 53 (7.08%) IaaS
7 28 (3.74%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (1.20%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.53%) G Suite
10 3 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.40%) Bluemix
10 3 (0.40%) IBM Cloud
11 2 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.27%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.13%) Google Compute Engine
12 1 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 155 (20.69%) WAN
2 137 (18.29%) SAN
3 129 (17.22%) LAN
4 79 (10.55%) iSCSI
5 73 (9.75%) Fibre Channel
6 67 (8.95%) NAS
7 65 (8.68%) Multicast
8 64 (8.54%) Firewall
9 55 (7.34%) FCoE
10 54 (7.21%) DNS
11 50 (6.68%) HTTP
12 38 (5.07%) Unified Communications
13 33 (4.41%) DHCP
14 31 (4.14%) VoIP
15 24 (3.20%) Network Security
15 24 (3.20%) VPN
16 23 (3.07%) Cisco ASA
16 23 (3.07%) Wireless
17 21 (2.80%) Internet
18 12 (1.60%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (13.75%) SQL Server
2 62 (8.28%) Big Data
3 48 (6.41%) Hadoop
4 35 (4.67%) HBase
5 33 (4.41%) Data Warehouse
6 23 (3.07%) DB2
7 21 (2.80%) Apache Cassandra
7 21 (2.80%) OLTP
8 20 (2.67%) OLAP
8 20 (2.67%) Oracle OLAP
9 17 (2.27%) MongoDB
10 16 (2.14%) MySQL
11 13 (1.74%) NoSQL
12 12 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
13 7 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
14 5 (0.67%) Redis
14 5 (0.67%) SAP HANA
15 4 (0.53%) MariaDB
16 3 (0.40%) Oracle Database
17 2 (0.27%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 15 (2.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (0.67%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.27%) Selenium
4 2 (0.27%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.13%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (0.13%) JIRA
5 1 (0.13%) MorphX
5 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 206 (27.50%) Finance
2 103 (13.75%) Retail
3 99 (13.22%) Banking
4 63 (8.41%) Telecoms
5 21 (2.80%) Marketing
6 18 (2.40%) Games
7 17 (2.27%) Investment Banking
8 16 (2.14%) Advertising
9 8 (1.07%) Legal
10 6 (0.80%) Publishing
11 5 (0.67%) Law
12 4 (0.53%) Back Office
12 4 (0.53%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.40%) Electronics
14 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.27%) German Language
15 1 (0.13%) French Language
15 1 (0.13%) Front Office
15 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (15.62%) Middleware
2 75 (10.01%) Web Services
3 69 (9.21%) .NET
4 27 (3.60%) HTML
5 26 (3.47%) Rendezvous
5 26 (3.47%) Ultra Messaging
5 26 (3.47%) XML
5 26 (3.47%) XSLT
6 7 (0.93%) .NET Framework
6 7 (0.93%) Oracle Fusion
7 5 (0.67%) LAMP
7 5 (0.67%) LEMP Stack
8 4 (0.53%) LAPP Stack
8 4 (0.53%) SAP Basis
8 4 (0.53%) Sensu
9 3 (0.40%) OpenID
9 3 (0.40%) SAML
10 2 (0.27%) J2EE
10 2 (0.27%) Node.js
10 2 (0.27%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 173 (23.10%) Data Centre
2 82 (10.95%) Hybrid Cloud
3 65 (8.68%) Enterprise Software
4 49 (6.54%) Clustering
5 37 (4.94%) Public Cloud
6 35 (4.67%) Enterprise Storage
7 28 (3.74%) Management Information System
8 25 (3.34%) Private Cloud
9 17 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
9 17 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
10 10 (1.34%) Mainframe
11 9 (1.20%) Fintech
12 8 (1.07%) Blackberry
13 6 (0.80%) Computer Science
13 6 (0.80%) User Experience
13 6 (0.80%) Virtual Team
14 5 (0.67%) FlexPod
14 5 (0.67%) Replication
15 4 (0.53%) Digital Media
15 4 (0.53%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 219 (29.24%) Windows
2 205 (27.37%) Linux
3 97 (12.95%) Windows Server
4 85 (11.35%) Solaris
5 46 (6.14%) Unix
6 41 (5.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
8 17 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (2.00%) CentOS
10 9 (1.20%) OpenVMS
10 9 (1.20%) Windows 7
11 8 (1.07%) Android
11 8 (1.07%) Apple iOS
11 8 (1.07%) Windows 8
12 7 (0.93%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (0.80%) Oracle Linux
14 5 (0.67%) AIX
14 5 (0.67%) HPUX
14 5 (0.67%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.53%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (22.83%) Agile Software Development
2 143 (19.09%) TOGAF
3 109 (14.55%) ITIL
4 106 (14.15%) Load Balancing
5 86 (11.48%) Technical Architecture
6 83 (11.08%) Enterprise Architecture
7 72 (9.61%) High Availability
8 69 (9.21%) Presales
9 65 (8.68%) Stakeholder Management
10 63 (8.41%) Performance Tuning
11 55 (7.34%) Benchmarking
12 54 (7.21%) DevOps
13 53 (7.08%) E-Commerce
14 52 (6.94%) PRINCE2
15 51 (6.81%) Migration
16 49 (6.54%) Project Management
17 43 (5.74%) Service Management
18 42 (5.61%) Mentoring
19 35 (4.67%) Zachman Framework
20 31 (4.14%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 111 (14.82%) Java
2 66 (8.81%) SQL
3 65 (8.68%) Python
4 26 (3.47%) JavaScript
5 23 (3.07%) PowerShell
6 17 (2.27%) C
7 12 (1.60%) Bash Shell
8 5 (0.67%) Ruby
9 4 (0.53%) C#
10 2 (0.27%) C++
10 2 (0.27%) Scala
10 2 (0.27%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.13%) X++
Qualifications
1 63 (8.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (6.01%) Cisco Certification
3 42 (5.61%) MCSE
4 38 (5.07%) Degree
5 29 (3.87%) CCNA
6 26 (3.47%) Security Cleared
7 18 (2.40%) CCNP
8 17 (2.27%) SC Cleared
9 16 (2.14%) EMC Certification
10 13 (1.74%) MCSA
10 13 (1.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 9 (1.20%) CCIE
11 9 (1.20%) MCP
11 9 (1.20%) MCSD
11 9 (1.20%) MCTS
12 8 (1.07%) CCDP
12 8 (1.07%) DV Cleared
13 7 (0.93%) MCITP
14 6 (0.80%) CCDA
15 5 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (6.68%) PCI DSS
2 13 (1.74%) QA
3 8 (1.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.67%) GCP
5 4 (0.53%) JSP 440
6 3 (0.40%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.40%) SLA
7 2 (0.27%) COBIT
8 1 (0.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.13%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 247 (32.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 118 (15.75%) Active Directory
3 116 (15.49%) Hyper-V
4 58 (7.74%) NFS
5 55 (7.34%) Oracle RAC
5 55 (7.34%) SRDF
6 54 (7.21%) KVM
7 52 (6.94%) Xen
8 20 (2.67%) XenApp
9 16 (2.14%) vSphere
10 14 (1.87%) vCloud
10 14 (1.87%) VMware ESX
11 12 (1.60%) Docker
12 10 (1.34%) Virtual Servers
13 6 (0.80%) Virtual Desktop
14 5 (0.67%) Terminal Services
15 4 (0.53%) Varnish
15 4 (0.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 4 (0.53%) Virtual Machines
16 2 (0.27%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 53 (7.08%) Puppet
2 32 (4.27%) Microsoft Clustering
3 16 (2.14%) AirWatch
4 12 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
5 11 (1.47%) Kubernetes
6 7 (0.93%) Ansible
7 5 (0.67%) Graphite
7 5 (0.67%) Graylog
7 5 (0.67%) logstash
7 5 (0.67%) vRealize
7 5 (0.67%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.53%) HAProxy
8 4 (0.53%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 3 (0.40%) Cobbler
9 3 (0.40%) Icinga
9 3 (0.40%) WSUS
10 2 (0.27%) SCCM
10 2 (0.27%) TrustSec
11 1 (0.13%) HP Operations Orchestration
11 1 (0.13%) Riemann
Vendors
1 294 (39.25%) VMware
2 229 (30.57%) Cisco
3 211 (28.17%) Microsoft
4 170 (22.70%) Oracle
5 81 (10.81%) EMC
6 75 (10.01%) Citrix
6 75 (10.01%) IBM
7 74 (9.88%) NetApp
8 58 (7.74%) Intel
9 52 (6.94%) HP
10 35 (4.67%) Red Hat
11 33 (4.41%) Sybase
12 27 (3.60%) TIBCO
13 26 (3.47%) DataSynapse
14 22 (2.94%) F5
15 21 (2.80%) Dell
15 21 (2.80%) Google
16 20 (2.67%) 3PAR
17 17 (2.27%) Juniper
18 16 (2.14%) Brocade
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Salary plus variable plus benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Hanover IT Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Wirral, Merseyside
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £54000 - £59000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Health, Pension + More
Posted: 5 days ago
Kidlington, Oxfordshire
Thames Valley Police
Salary: £53,276 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + good bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
England
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Hounslow, Middlesex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 - 80,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines
Centrica
Salary: Competitive + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Slough
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £75000 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
East London
Digitas LBI
Posted: 12 days ago
England
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive + Car
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago