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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 521 606 484
Rank change year-on-year
+85 -122
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 391 372 605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.35% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.36% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 311 291 496
Median salary £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £52,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £87,500 £90,250
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +8.69%

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
86462 102533 109645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.55% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 71827 85446 90758
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 +98 380 £72,500 +5.07% 34
London +84 161 £75,000 +5.26% 20
South East +73 69 £67,500 -2.17% 4
Yorkshire +42 53 £65,000 +8.33% 3
West Yorkshire +42 44 £62,500 +4.16% 2
Leeds +37 34 £62,500 +4.16% 2
East of England +25 30 £72,500 +26.08% 1
City of London +33 26 £72,500 +1.75% 1
Surrey +46 24 £62,500 -7.40% 2
South West +28 23 £75,000 +36.36% 3
North West -30 22 £51,000 -18.40% 2
Berkshire +44 21 £70,500 +0.71%
East Midlands +16 20 £75,000 +25.00%
Merseyside -7 12 £51,000 -28.42%
Liverpool -8 12 £51,000 -29.65%
Bristol +27 11 £80,000 +10.34% 1
West Sussex +26 11 £58,000 -18.02% 1
Nottingham +13 11 £75,000 +25.00%
Nottinghamshire +11 11 £75,000 +25.00%
Bedfordshire +8 11 £62,500 +19.04%
Hertfordshire +6 10 £80,000 +15.94%
Bradford +5 10 £120,000 +118.18%
Manchester -27 10 £51,000 -18.40% 2
Sheffield +16 9 £65,000 -10.34% 1
South Yorkshire +9 9 £65,000 -10.34% 1
Watford +3 9 £80,000 +14.28%
Northampton +12 8 £60,000 -
Northamptonshire +5 8 £60,000 -
West Midlands -8 8 £75,000 +20.00% 1
Oxfordshire +40 7 £70,000 -12.50%

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 300 (37.88%) VMware
2 245 (30.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 242 (30.56%) Cisco
4 227 (28.66%) Windows
5 220 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 203 (25.63%) Linux
7 202 (25.51%) Finance
8 190 (23.99%) Data Centre
9 176 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
10 173 (21.84%) Microsoft Azure
11 166 (20.96%) Agile Software Development
11 166 (20.96%) TOGAF
12 164 (20.71%) WAN
13 162 (20.45%) Oracle
14 144 (18.18%) SAN
15 139 (17.55%) LAN
16 128 (16.16%) SQL Server
17 127 (16.04%) Active Directory
18 111 (14.02%) Windows Server
18 111 (14.02%) Middleware
19 108 (13.64%) Banking
19 108 (13.64%) Load Balancing
20 107 (13.51%) Retail
21 106 (13.38%) Hyper-V
22 104 (13.13%) ITIL
23 101 (12.75%) Java
23 101 (12.75%) SaaS
24 93 (11.74%) Citrix
25 90 (11.36%) Enterprise Architecture
26 86 (10.86%) Hybrid 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 81 (10.23%) IIS
2 76 (9.60%) Apache
3 70 (8.84%) Tomcat
4 46 (5.81%) WebSphere
5 45 (5.68%) Oracle Coherence
6 44 (5.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 24 (3.03%) MS Exchange
8 23 (2.90%) Skype for Business
9 17 (2.15%) JBoss
10 16 (2.02%) BizTalk Server
11 15 (1.89%) WebLogic
12 14 (1.77%) SharePoint
13 12 (1.52%) OpenStack
14 8 (1.01%) nginx
15 6 (0.76%) CloudStack
15 6 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
15 6 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 4 (0.51%) Cloud Foundry
16 4 (0.51%) Elasticsearch
16 4 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 76 (9.60%) MS Excel
2 30 (3.79%) MS Office
3 10 (1.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (1.01%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 20 (2.53%) RMDS
2 4 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.13%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 176 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 173 (21.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 101 (12.75%) SaaS
4 70 (8.84%) PaaS
5 69 (8.71%) IaaS
6 55 (6.94%) Office 365
7 17 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
8 9 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.63%) IBM Cloud
10 4 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (0.51%) Bluemix
10 4 (0.51%) G Suite
11 2 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.25%) 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%) SoftLayer
12 1 (0.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 164 (20.71%) WAN
2 144 (18.18%) SAN
3 139 (17.55%) LAN
4 71 (8.96%) Fibre Channel
5 67 (8.46%) DNS
5 67 (8.46%) Firewall
5 67 (8.46%) iSCSI
6 64 (8.08%) NAS
7 62 (7.83%) Multicast
8 51 (6.44%) FCoE
9 48 (6.06%) HTTP
10 47 (5.93%) Unified Communications
11 43 (5.43%) DHCP
12 33 (4.17%) VPN
13 31 (3.91%) Wireless
14 28 (3.54%) Network Security
15 26 (3.28%) Cisco ASA
15 26 (3.28%) VoIP
16 18 (2.27%) Internet
17 16 (2.02%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (16.16%) SQL Server
2 62 (7.83%) Big Data
3 37 (4.67%) Data Warehouse
4 32 (4.04%) Hadoop
5 29 (3.66%) DB2
6 27 (3.41%) OLTP
7 26 (3.28%) OLAP
8 24 (3.03%) Oracle OLAP
9 23 (2.90%) HBase
10 17 (2.15%) Apache Cassandra
10 17 (2.15%) MongoDB
11 16 (2.02%) MySQL
12 13 (1.64%) NoSQL
12 13 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
13 8 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
14 7 (0.88%) SAP HANA
15 5 (0.63%) Redis
16 4 (0.51%) MariaDB
17 3 (0.38%) Oracle Database
17 3 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (1.77%) Git (software)
2 5 (0.63%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.25%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.13%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (0.13%) JIRA
6 1 (0.13%) MorphX
6 1 (0.13%) Selenium
6 1 (0.13%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 202 (25.51%) Finance
2 108 (13.64%) Banking
3 107 (13.51%) Retail
4 69 (8.71%) Telecoms
5 17 (2.15%) Marketing
6 16 (2.02%) Advertising
6 16 (2.02%) Games
7 11 (1.39%) Investment Banking
8 9 (1.14%) Legal
9 6 (0.76%) Publishing
10 5 (0.63%) Automotive
10 5 (0.63%) Law
11 4 (0.51%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.38%) Back Office
12 3 (0.38%) Electronics
12 3 (0.38%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.25%) German Language
14 1 (0.13%) French Language
14 1 (0.13%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.13%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (14.02%) Middleware
2 75 (9.47%) Web Services
3 68 (8.59%) .NET
4 23 (2.90%) XML
5 21 (2.65%) HTML
6 20 (2.53%) Rendezvous
6 20 (2.53%) Ultra Messaging
6 20 (2.53%) XSLT
7 7 (0.88%) .NET Framework
7 7 (0.88%) Oracle Fusion
8 6 (0.76%) SAP Basis
9 5 (0.63%) LAMP
9 5 (0.63%) LEMP Stack
9 5 (0.63%) REST
9 5 (0.63%) SOAP
10 4 (0.51%) LAPP Stack
10 4 (0.51%) Sensu
11 3 (0.38%) OpenID
11 3 (0.38%) WCF
11 3 (0.38%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 190 (23.99%) Data Centre
2 86 (10.86%) Hybrid Cloud
3 69 (8.71%) Enterprise Software
4 47 (5.93%) Public Cloud
5 46 (5.81%) Clustering
6 35 (4.42%) Enterprise Storage
7 34 (4.29%) Private Cloud
8 26 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
9 24 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
10 21 (2.65%) Management Information System
11 13 (1.64%) Blackberry
12 12 (1.52%) Mainframe
13 11 (1.39%) FlexPod
14 10 (1.26%) Computer Science
15 6 (0.76%) Replication
15 6 (0.76%) User Experience
15 6 (0.76%) Virtual Team
16 5 (0.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 5 (0.63%) Fintech
16 5 (0.63%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 227 (28.66%) Windows
2 203 (25.63%) Linux
3 111 (14.02%) Windows Server
4 81 (10.23%) Solaris
5 55 (6.94%) Unix
6 50 (6.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 20 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 14 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (1.64%) Android
9 13 (1.64%) Apple iOS
10 11 (1.39%) CentOS
11 9 (1.14%) OpenVMS
12 8 (1.01%) Windows 10
13 6 (0.76%) AIX
13 6 (0.76%) HPUX
13 6 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (0.51%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.38%) Windows 7
16 2 (0.25%) Oracle Linux
16 2 (0.25%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (20.96%) Agile Software Development
1 166 (20.96%) TOGAF
2 108 (13.64%) Load Balancing
3 104 (13.13%) ITIL
4 90 (11.36%) Enterprise Architecture
5 85 (10.73%) Technical Architecture
6 75 (9.47%) Presales
7 64 (8.08%) High Availability
8 62 (7.83%) Performance Tuning
8 62 (7.83%) Service Management
9 61 (7.70%) DevOps
10 53 (6.69%) Migration
11 52 (6.57%) Stakeholder Management
12 51 (6.44%) Benchmarking
13 50 (6.31%) Project Management
14 47 (5.93%) Zachman Framework
15 46 (5.81%) Mentoring
16 40 (5.05%) E-Commerce
17 37 (4.67%) PRINCE2
18 31 (3.91%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (12.75%) Java
2 74 (9.34%) SQL
3 70 (8.84%) Python
4 21 (2.65%) JavaScript
5 20 (2.53%) PowerShell
6 19 (2.40%) C
7 12 (1.52%) Bash Shell
8 8 (1.01%) C#
9 6 (0.76%) C++
9 6 (0.76%) Ruby
10 2 (0.25%) Scala
11 1 (0.13%) Perl
11 1 (0.13%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.13%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.13%) VBScript
11 1 (0.13%) X++
Qualifications
1 72 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (7.45%) Cisco Certification
3 57 (7.20%) MCSE
4 52 (6.57%) Degree
5 41 (5.18%) Security Cleared
6 36 (4.55%) CCNA
7 26 (3.28%) SC Cleared
8 25 (3.16%) EMC Certification
9 20 (2.53%) CCNP
10 19 (2.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 16 (2.02%) DV Cleared
12 10 (1.26%) MCSA
13 9 (1.14%) CCIE
13 9 (1.14%) MCITP
13 9 (1.14%) MCSD
13 9 (1.14%) MCTS
14 8 (1.01%) CCDP
15 6 (0.76%) CCDA
15 6 (0.76%) CISSP
15 6 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (5.81%) PCI DSS
2 18 (2.27%) QA
3 7 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.63%) GCP
4 5 (0.63%) JSP 440
5 4 (0.51%) SLA
6 2 (0.25%) COBIT
7 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.13%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.13%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.13%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 245 (30.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 127 (16.04%) Active Directory
3 106 (13.38%) Hyper-V
4 54 (6.82%) NFS
5 51 (6.44%) SRDF
6 47 (5.93%) Oracle RAC
7 45 (5.68%) KVM
8 44 (5.56%) Xen
9 27 (3.41%) XenApp
10 26 (3.28%) vSphere
11 14 (1.77%) VMware ESX
12 9 (1.14%) Docker
12 9 (1.14%) vCloud
13 7 (0.88%) XenDesktop
14 6 (0.76%) Terminal Services
14 6 (0.76%) Virtual Desktop
14 6 (0.76%) XenServer
15 4 (0.51%) Varnish
15 4 (0.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 4 (0.51%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 49 (6.19%) Puppet
2 28 (3.54%) Microsoft Clustering
3 23 (2.90%) AirWatch
4 13 (1.64%) Ansible
5 10 (1.26%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (1.26%) SCCM
6 7 (0.88%) Kubernetes
7 5 (0.63%) Graphite
7 5 (0.63%) Graylog
7 5 (0.63%) logstash
7 5 (0.63%) vRealize
7 5 (0.63%) ZABBIX
8 4 (0.51%) HAProxy
8 4 (0.51%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 3 (0.38%) WSUS
10 2 (0.25%) Cobbler
10 2 (0.25%) TrustSec
11 1 (0.13%) Ambari
11 1 (0.13%) Oozie
11 1 (0.13%) Riemann
Vendors
1 300 (37.88%) VMware
2 242 (30.56%) Cisco
3 220 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 162 (20.45%) Oracle
5 93 (11.74%) Citrix
6 85 (10.73%) EMC
7 84 (10.61%) IBM
8 74 (9.34%) NetApp
9 63 (7.95%) HP
10 54 (6.82%) Intel
11 36 (4.55%) Red Hat
12 23 (2.90%) F5
13 21 (2.65%) Sybase
14 20 (2.53%) 3PAR
14 20 (2.53%) DataSynapse
14 20 (2.53%) Juniper
14 20 (2.53%) TIBCO
15 18 (2.27%) Dell
16 17 (2.15%) Brocade
17 15 (1.89%) Software AG
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 14 hours ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
4it Recruitment
Salary: £Excellent salary + bonus + benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
East London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum, Benefits 14% Flexible benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
East London
Colston Consulting
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum, Benefits flexi package, pension. life assur
Posted: 11 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
Quadratek People Limited
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Salary plus variable plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Connect Support Services Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Michael Page International
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 - £95000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £100,000 plus monetary benefits, attractive bonus scheme and pen
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £100,000 plus monetary benefits, attractive bonus scheme and pen
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £100,000 plus monetary benefits, attractive bonus scheme and pen
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £100,000 plus monetary benefits, attractive bonus scheme and pen
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £100,000 plus monetary benefits, attractive bonus scheme and pen
Posted: 3 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £130000 - £140000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Kent
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £80000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + 15%bonus+benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The National Trust
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Norwich
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £95000 - £105000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Computershare Investor Services
Salary: + Progression Opportunities
Posted: 16 days ago
East London
Exponential-e Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago