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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 558 518 555
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +37
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 381 534 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.49% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.50% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 305 420 386
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £69,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,350
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -

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
94567 105846 115549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.48% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 79566 86840 94644
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 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 May 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 29 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 -79 345 £70,000 - 43
London -4 161 £70,000 -9.67% 14
South East -21 47 £71,000 +13.60% 5
West Midlands +11 40 £70,000 +16.66% 5
Yorkshire -26 37 £60,000 -7.69% 4
West Yorkshire -31 33 £62,500 -3.84% 4
South West -12 28 £72,500 +11.28% 6
Scotland +13 18 £67,500 +42.85% 3
Birmingham +1 18 £51,500 -17.60% 3
Berkshire +11 17 £60,000 -16.66%
North West +9 16 £77,500 +19.23% 3
Leeds -20 16 £60,000 -7.69% 3
City of London +41 15 £80,000 +1.58% 5
Surrey -5 15 £77,000 +23.20% 1
East of England -6 15 £60,000 -5.88% 5
Wiltshire +16 14 £72,500 +11.28% 1
Manchester -7 14 £77,500 +29.16% 3
Swindon +12 13 £72,500 +11.28%
Edinburgh +13 11 £67,500 +14.89% 2
Northern Ireland - 10 - -
County Antrim - 10 - -
Belfast - 10 - -
Solihull - 10 £72,500 -
Reading +24 8 £50,250 -19.60%
Egham +27 6 £100,000 -
Essex +19 6 £77,750 +0.32%
Bradford +7 6 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Bedfordshire +6 6 £60,000 - 1
Hampshire +4 6 £63,750 +15.90% 1
Canary Wharf - 6 £100,000 -

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 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.

1 303 (41.97%) Windows
2 287 (39.75%) VMware
3 224 (31.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 220 (30.47%) Data Centre
5 216 (29.92%) Linux
6 194 (26.87%) Finance
7 182 (25.21%) SAN
8 179 (24.79%) TOGAF
9 169 (23.41%) Microsoft
10 160 (22.16%) Cisco
11 147 (20.36%) Windows Server
12 144 (19.94%) Active Directory
13 135 (18.70%) Oracle
14 125 (17.31%) Enterprise Architecture
15 116 (16.07%) Citrix
16 113 (15.65%) SQL Server
17 107 (14.82%) ITIL
17 107 (14.82%) Degree
18 99 (13.71%) Amazon AWS
19 98 (13.57%) HP
20 96 (13.30%) SQL
20 96 (13.30%) Unix
20 96 (13.30%) Technical Architecture
21 91 (12.60%) Telecoms
22 90 (12.47%) Microsoft Azure
22 90 (12.47%) NAS
23 87 (12.05%) Firewall
24 86 (11.91%) Analytical Skills
24 86 (11.91%) Stakeholder Management
24 86 (11.91%) Agile Software Development

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 33 (4.57%) MS Exchange
2 26 (3.60%) SharePoint
3 24 (3.32%) Tomcat
4 22 (3.05%) IIS
5 20 (2.77%) OpenStack
6 19 (2.63%) WebSphere
7 16 (2.22%) Apache
8 14 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
8 14 (1.94%) Skype for Business
8 14 (1.94%) WebLogic
9 13 (1.80%) Alfresco
10 9 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (1.25%) JBoss
10 9 (1.25%) Oracle Coherence
10 9 (1.25%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 8 (1.11%) Cloud Foundry
12 5 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
13 4 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
14 3 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
14 3 (0.42%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 61 (8.45%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.25%) MS Office
3 4 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.42%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.28%) RMDS
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.14%) Magento
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 99 (13.71%) Amazon AWS
2 90 (12.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 77 (10.66%) IaaS
4 50 (6.93%) PaaS
5 47 (6.51%) Office 365
6 36 (4.99%) SaaS
7 21 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
8 18 (2.49%) AWS CloudFormation
9 8 (1.11%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 8 (1.11%) Heroku
10 4 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (0.55%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.14%) Bluemix
11 1 (0.14%) HP Helion
11 1 (0.14%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 182 (25.21%) SAN
2 90 (12.47%) NAS
3 87 (12.05%) Firewall
4 81 (11.22%) WAN
5 68 (9.42%) LAN
6 38 (5.26%) DNS
7 32 (4.43%) Fibre Channel
8 29 (4.02%) TCP/IP
9 24 (3.32%) VPN
10 20 (2.77%) Network Security
11 19 (2.63%) FCoE
12 18 (2.49%) Internet
12 18 (2.49%) Intranet
12 18 (2.49%) iSCSI
12 18 (2.49%) Multicast
13 17 (2.35%) Wireless
14 13 (1.80%) DHCP
15 12 (1.66%) Unified Communications
16 11 (1.52%) Extranet
16 11 (1.52%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (15.65%) SQL Server
2 36 (4.99%) MySQL
3 31 (4.29%) Big Data
4 24 (3.32%) Oracle Database
5 23 (3.19%) OLTP
6 22 (3.05%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (2.35%) OLAP
8 15 (2.08%) Hadoop
8 15 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 13 (1.80%) MarkLogic
9 13 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
9 13 (1.80%) SQL Server 2014
10 9 (1.25%) DB2
11 6 (0.83%) NoSQL
11 6 (0.83%) Power BI
11 6 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (0.69%) Oracle OLAP
13 4 (0.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (0.69%) Jenkins
2 4 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (0.28%) Axure RP
3 2 (0.28%) JIRA
3 2 (0.28%) MSI
3 2 (0.28%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.28%) Travis CI
3 2 (0.28%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.14%) Ant
4 1 (0.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.14%) Hudson
4 1 (0.14%) Subversion
4 1 (0.14%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 194 (26.87%) Finance
2 91 (12.60%) Telecoms
3 79 (10.94%) Banking
4 45 (6.23%) Retail
5 23 (3.19%) Manufacturing
6 18 (2.49%) Games
6 18 (2.49%) Publishing
7 14 (1.94%) Investment Banking
7 14 (1.94%) Law
8 11 (1.52%) Electronics
9 9 (1.25%) Marketing
10 8 (1.11%) Automotive
10 8 (1.11%) Back Office
10 8 (1.11%) Legal
11 6 (0.83%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.69%) Front Office
12 5 (0.69%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.14%) Advertising
13 1 (0.14%) Billing
13 1 (0.14%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (9.56%) Middleware
2 24 (3.32%) .NET
3 21 (2.91%) Web Services
4 18 (2.49%) XML
5 16 (2.22%) MCollective
6 10 (1.39%) REST
7 8 (1.11%) SOAP
8 7 (0.97%) 802.1X
8 7 (0.97%) Oracle Fusion
8 7 (0.97%) WCF
9 6 (0.83%) HTML
10 5 (0.69%) JSON
10 5 (0.69%) WebSphere MQ
10 5 (0.69%) WF
10 5 (0.69%) Windows Identity Foundation
11 4 (0.55%) MDX
12 3 (0.42%) MSMQ
12 3 (0.42%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (0.42%) XSLT
12 3 (0.42%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 220 (30.47%) Data Centre
2 86 (11.91%) Analytical Skills
3 61 (8.45%) Computer Science
4 56 (7.76%) Clustering
5 39 (5.40%) Replication
6 33 (4.57%) Management Information System
7 29 (4.02%) Hybrid Cloud
8 25 (3.46%) Enterprise Software
9 23 (3.19%) Enterprise Storage
10 22 (3.05%) Private Cloud
11 18 (2.49%) Public Cloud
12 10 (1.39%) Cybercrime
13 8 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
14 7 (0.97%) FlexPod
14 7 (0.97%) VCE vBlock
15 6 (0.83%) IVR
15 6 (0.83%) Mobile Computing
15 6 (0.83%) PKI
15 6 (0.83%) User Experience
16 5 (0.69%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 303 (41.97%) Windows
2 216 (29.92%) Linux
3 147 (20.36%) Windows Server
4 96 (13.30%) Unix
5 47 (6.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 40 (5.54%) Solaris
7 39 (5.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 37 (5.12%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (1.94%) AIX
9 14 (1.94%) Windows 10
10 10 (1.39%) CentOS
10 10 (1.39%) Windows 7
10 10 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (1.11%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.55%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.28%) Amazon Linux
14 1 (0.14%) HPUX
14 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (24.79%) TOGAF
2 125 (17.31%) Enterprise Architecture
3 107 (14.82%) ITIL
4 96 (13.30%) Technical Architecture
5 86 (11.91%) Agile Software Development
5 86 (11.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 83 (11.50%) High Availability
7 79 (10.94%) Migration
8 76 (10.53%) Presales
9 63 (8.73%) Mentoring
10 58 (8.03%) Translating Business Requirements
11 57 (7.89%) Load Balancing
12 53 (7.34%) Business Continuity
12 53 (7.34%) SOA
13 50 (6.93%) Project Management
14 43 (5.96%) Configuration Management
15 41 (5.68%) Service Management
16 40 (5.54%) Requirements Analysis
17 39 (5.40%) Time Management
18 32 (4.43%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 96 (13.30%) SQL
2 38 (5.26%) C
3 37 (5.12%) PowerShell
4 33 (4.57%) Java
5 17 (2.35%) Ruby
6 15 (2.08%) Python
7 7 (0.97%) JavaScript
8 5 (0.69%) VBScript
9 4 (0.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 4 (0.55%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.42%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.42%) Perl
10 3 (0.42%) PHP
11 2 (0.28%) Tcl
12 1 (0.14%) C#
12 1 (0.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 107 (14.82%) Degree
2 81 (11.22%) Security Cleared
3 30 (4.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 26 (3.60%) SC Cleared
5 24 (3.32%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (2.91%) MCSE
7 20 (2.77%) DV Cleared
8 15 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 12 (1.66%) CCNA
9 12 (1.66%) PhD
10 11 (1.52%) EMC Certification
11 8 (1.11%) CCNP
12 7 (0.97%) MCITP
13 6 (0.83%) CCIE
13 6 (0.83%) CISSP
13 6 (0.83%) MCSA
14 5 (0.69%) CISM
15 4 (0.55%) Citrix Certification
15 4 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
16 3 (0.42%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.05%) PCI DSS
2 16 (2.22%) SLA
3 10 (1.39%) ISO 9001
3 10 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.55%) QA
5 2 (0.28%) COBIT
6 1 (0.14%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 224 (31.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 144 (19.94%) Active Directory
3 60 (8.31%) Hyper-V
4 38 (5.26%) vSphere
5 20 (2.77%) XenApp
6 18 (2.49%) VMware ESX
7 14 (1.94%) NFS
7 14 (1.94%) SRDF
8 13 (1.80%) Xen
8 13 (1.80%) XenDesktop
9 11 (1.52%) XenServer
10 10 (1.39%) Oracle RAC
11 8 (1.11%) KVM
12 7 (0.97%) Docker
13 5 (0.69%) vCloud
13 5 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
14 4 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
15 2 (0.28%) Forefront TMG
15 2 (0.28%) ISA Server
15 2 (0.28%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 63 (8.73%) Puppet
2 47 (6.51%) Opscode Chef
3 38 (5.26%) Ansible
4 36 (4.99%) SCCM
5 28 (3.88%) Hyperic
6 12 (1.66%) SCOM
7 11 (1.52%) NetBackup
8 7 (0.97%) Tivoli
9 4 (0.55%) BladeLogic
9 4 (0.55%) Control-M
9 4 (0.55%) MIMEsweeper
9 4 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (0.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (0.55%) Oracle Identity Management
10 3 (0.42%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.42%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 3 (0.42%) Kibana
10 3 (0.42%) OpenView
10 3 (0.42%) XenMobile
11 2 (0.28%) Scalr
Vendors
1 287 (39.75%) VMware
2 169 (23.41%) Microsoft
3 160 (22.16%) Cisco
4 135 (18.70%) Oracle
5 116 (16.07%) Citrix
6 98 (13.57%) HP
7 85 (11.77%) NetApp
8 52 (7.20%) EMC
8 52 (7.20%) Red Hat
9 40 (5.54%) IBM
10 38 (5.26%) Symantec
11 29 (4.02%) SolarWinds
12 25 (3.46%) Dell
13 22 (3.05%) F5
14 19 (2.63%) Avaya
15 17 (2.35%) 3PAR
16 16 (2.22%) Intel
16 16 (2.22%) SAP
17 12 (1.66%) CheckPoint
18 11 (1.52%) Nokia
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Plus 50% Bonus and package
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + 15% flex + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hayes, Middlesex
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Montash
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits including car
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Attenda
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Scotland
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £60000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £51000 - £52000 per annum + Car £5.700, 10% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Streamline Connections Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Volt
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £58000 - £61000 Per Annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £90000 - £100000 Per Annum C100k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Weymouth, Dorset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + £neg+bonus+car
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + extensive benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago