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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 584 563 526
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -37
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 367 447 517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.41% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.42% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 297 346 401
Median salary £72,500 £67,500 £68,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% -0.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £87,800 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £60,750 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+15.22% -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
94514 106216 111227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79535 87575 90644
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -21 346 £72,500 +5.83% 29
London +13 150 £75,000 -6.25% 12
South East -10 59 £72,500 +20.83% 6
South West +38 49 £75,000 +15.25% 3
Yorkshire +35 49 £65,000 +8.33% 4
West Yorkshire +25 49 £65,000 +8.33% 2
Bradford +30 28 £70,000 +13.36% 2
City of London +77 26 £80,000 +6.66% 2
West Midlands +6 24 £64,000 +2.40% 1
Surrey +18 19 £100,000 +60.00% 2
Leeds +15 19 £60,000 -
Berkshire +16 18 £70,000 +7.69% 3
Wiltshire +20 13 £72,500 +11.28% 2
North West +17 13 £70,000 +24.44%
West Sussex -14 12 £66,500 +3.90% 1
Scotland +16 11 £60,000 +16.50% 3
Bristol +15 11 £80,000 -5.88% 1
Egham +24 10 £100,000 -
Dorset +19 10 £80,000 -
Swindon +12 10 £72,500 +11.28% 1
Weymouth +7 10 £80,000 -
Crawley -8 10 £66,500 +1.91% 1
Gloucestershire +2 9 £75,000 +33.33%
County Antrim +2 8 - -
Belfast +1 8 - -
Northern Ireland 0 8 - -
Birmingham -10 8 £55,000 -12.00% 1
Canary Wharf - 8 £100,000 -
Merseyside -2 6 - -
Liverpool -3 6 - -

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 273 (35.78%) VMware
2 266 (34.86%) Windows
3 227 (29.75%) Data Centre
4 210 (27.52%) TOGAF
5 208 (27.26%) VMware Infrastructure
6 204 (26.74%) Cisco
7 197 (25.82%) Finance
8 177 (23.20%) Microsoft
9 175 (22.94%) Linux
10 151 (19.79%) SAN
11 132 (17.30%) Enterprise Architecture
12 131 (17.17%) Active Directory
13 124 (16.25%) Oracle
14 119 (15.60%) Windows Server
15 118 (15.47%) Citrix
16 114 (14.94%) Degree
17 113 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
17 113 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
18 110 (14.42%) WAN
18 110 (14.42%) ITIL
19 107 (14.02%) Amazon AWS
20 104 (13.63%) SQL Server
21 98 (12.84%) LAN
22 93 (12.19%) SQL
23 90 (11.80%) Telecoms
24 88 (11.53%) Technical Architecture
25 87 (11.40%) Firewall
26 86 (11.27%) Migration
27 82 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
28 81 (10.62%) IaaS

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 39 (5.11%) IIS
2 38 (4.98%) Tomcat
3 37 (4.85%) MS Exchange
4 30 (3.93%) Apache
5 22 (2.88%) SharePoint
6 19 (2.49%) WebSphere
7 18 (2.36%) Skype for Business
8 15 (1.97%) Oracle Coherence
8 15 (1.97%) Oracle HTTP Server
9 13 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (1.57%) JBoss
11 11 (1.44%) WebLogic
12 8 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
12 8 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
12 8 (1.05%) OpenStack
13 7 (0.92%) Alfresco
14 6 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
15 5 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2007
16 4 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 3 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 58 (7.60%) MS Excel
2 4 (0.52%) MS Office
2 4 (0.52%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.39%) MS Project
4 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.39%) RMDS
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.13%) Magento
3 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 113 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 107 (14.02%) Amazon AWS
3 81 (10.62%) IaaS
4 57 (7.47%) PaaS
5 52 (6.82%) SaaS
6 51 (6.68%) Office 365
7 12 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
8 10 (1.31%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (0.66%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.26%) Bluemix
10 2 (0.26%) Heroku
11 1 (0.13%) HP Helion
11 1 (0.13%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 151 (19.79%) SAN
2 110 (14.42%) WAN
3 98 (12.84%) LAN
4 87 (11.40%) Firewall
5 75 (9.83%) NAS
6 55 (7.21%) DNS
7 31 (4.06%) VPN
8 30 (3.93%) Fibre Channel
9 27 (3.54%) DHCP
10 25 (3.28%) FCoE
10 25 (3.28%) Multicast
10 25 (3.28%) Wireless
11 23 (3.01%) TCP/IP
12 21 (2.75%) Internet
13 20 (2.62%) iSCSI
13 20 (2.62%) Network Security
14 17 (2.23%) Intranet
15 16 (2.10%) HTTP
16 15 (1.97%) Unified Communications
17 11 (1.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (13.63%) SQL Server
2 34 (4.46%) Big Data
3 28 (3.67%) OLTP
4 25 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
5 22 (2.88%) OLAP
6 19 (2.49%) DB2
7 16 (2.10%) Oracle Database
8 14 (1.83%) MySQL
8 14 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
9 12 (1.57%) Oracle OLAP
10 11 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (1.31%) Hadoop
12 9 (1.18%) NoSQL
13 8 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
14 7 (0.92%) MarkLogic
15 4 (0.52%) MongoDB
15 4 (0.52%) Oracle Exadata
16 3 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
16 3 (0.39%) Data Mining
16 3 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (1.05%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (0.52%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.39%) JIRA
4 2 (0.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.26%) Axure RP
4 2 (0.26%) MSI
4 2 (0.26%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.26%) Travis CI
5 1 (0.13%) Ant
5 1 (0.13%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.13%) Subversion
5 1 (0.13%) Vagrant
General
1 197 (25.82%) Finance
2 90 (11.80%) Telecoms
3 81 (10.62%) Banking
4 62 (8.13%) Retail
5 19 (2.49%) Games
5 19 (2.49%) Manufacturing
6 14 (1.83%) Automotive
7 13 (1.70%) Law
7 13 (1.70%) Legal
8 12 (1.57%) Back Office
9 10 (1.31%) Investment Banking
9 10 (1.31%) Publishing
10 9 (1.18%) Electronics
11 7 (0.92%) Financial Institution
12 5 (0.66%) Front Office
13 4 (0.52%) Marketing
13 4 (0.52%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.26%) Advertising
15 1 (0.13%) Billing
15 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (9.31%) Middleware
2 25 (3.28%) .NET
3 24 (3.15%) Web Services
4 16 (2.10%) XML
5 11 (1.44%) REST
6 8 (1.05%) MCollective
6 8 (1.05%) SOAP
7 7 (0.92%) Oracle Fusion
8 6 (0.79%) WCF
9 5 (0.66%) HTML
9 5 (0.66%) JSON
10 4 (0.52%) ServiceStack
10 4 (0.52%) WF
10 4 (0.52%) Windows Identity Foundation
10 4 (0.52%) X-Windows
11 3 (0.39%) AngularJS
11 3 (0.39%) Apache Camel
11 3 (0.39%) GWT
11 3 (0.39%) Ruby on Rails
11 3 (0.39%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 227 (29.75%) Data Centre
2 82 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
3 58 (7.60%) Computer Science
4 42 (5.50%) Hybrid Cloud
5 41 (5.37%) Management Information System
6 37 (4.85%) Clustering
7 35 (4.59%) Private Cloud
8 32 (4.19%) Public Cloud
9 29 (3.80%) Enterprise Software
10 22 (2.88%) Replication
11 19 (2.49%) Video Conferencing
12 17 (2.23%) Enterprise Storage
13 15 (1.97%) FlexPod
14 9 (1.18%) Mainframe
15 7 (0.92%) Blackberry
15 7 (0.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 6 (0.79%) iSeries
16 6 (0.79%) Mobile Computing
16 6 (0.79%) PKI
17 5 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 266 (34.86%) Windows
2 175 (22.94%) Linux
3 119 (15.60%) Windows Server
4 76 (9.96%) Unix
5 46 (6.03%) Solaris
6 43 (5.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 41 (5.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 38 (4.98%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (2.49%) Windows 10
10 14 (1.83%) AIX
11 11 (1.44%) Windows 7
12 6 (0.79%) Ubuntu
12 6 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (0.66%) Android
13 5 (0.66%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.39%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.26%) CentOS
15 2 (0.26%) HPUX
16 1 (0.13%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (27.52%) TOGAF
2 132 (17.30%) Enterprise Architecture
3 113 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
4 110 (14.42%) ITIL
5 88 (11.53%) Technical Architecture
6 86 (11.27%) Migration
7 77 (10.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 73 (9.57%) Mentoring
9 69 (9.04%) Presales
10 59 (7.73%) Service Management
11 58 (7.60%) Project Management
12 52 (6.82%) High Availability
12 52 (6.82%) SOA
13 51 (6.68%) Translating Business Requirements
14 50 (6.55%) Load Balancing
15 43 (5.64%) DevOps
16 40 (5.24%) Configuration Management
16 40 (5.24%) Supplier Management
17 39 (5.11%) Zachman Framework
18 36 (4.72%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 93 (12.19%) SQL
2 37 (4.85%) C
3 31 (4.06%) Java
4 19 (2.49%) PowerShell
5 16 (2.10%) Python
6 10 (1.31%) C#
6 10 (1.31%) Ruby
7 8 (1.05%) C++
7 8 (1.05%) JavaScript
8 5 (0.66%) Perl
9 3 (0.39%) PHP
10 2 (0.26%) VBScript
11 1 (0.13%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 114 (14.94%) Degree
2 75 (9.83%) Security Cleared
3 43 (5.64%) Microsoft Certification
4 41 (5.37%) Cisco Certification
5 33 (4.33%) SC Cleared
6 32 (4.19%) MCSE
7 21 (2.75%) CCNA
8 20 (2.62%) DV Cleared
8 20 (2.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 17 (2.23%) EMC Certification
10 12 (1.57%) PhD
11 11 (1.44%) MCITP
12 10 (1.31%) CCNP
13 9 (1.18%) CISSP
14 7 (0.92%) CCIE
14 7 (0.92%) CISM
14 7 (0.92%) MCSA
15 5 (0.66%) CISA
15 5 (0.66%) Citrix Certification
15 5 (0.66%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.23%) PCI DSS
2 12 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.44%) QA
4 10 (1.31%) SLA
5 5 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (0.66%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.26%) COBIT
7 1 (0.13%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.13%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 208 (27.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 131 (17.17%) Active Directory
3 81 (10.62%) Hyper-V
4 35 (4.59%) vSphere
5 33 (4.33%) XenApp
6 23 (3.01%) NFS
6 23 (3.01%) SRDF
7 22 (2.88%) XenDesktop
8 18 (2.36%) Oracle RAC
9 17 (2.23%) VMware ESX
10 16 (2.10%) Xen
11 15 (1.97%) XenServer
12 13 (1.70%) KVM
13 9 (1.18%) vCloud
14 6 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
15 5 (0.66%) Docker
15 5 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
16 3 (0.39%) ISA Server
17 2 (0.26%) Forefront TMG
17 2 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 53 (6.95%) Puppet
2 44 (5.77%) SCCM
3 36 (4.72%) Ansible
4 31 (4.06%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (1.70%) AirWatch
6 11 (1.44%) SCOM
7 9 (1.18%) NetBackup
8 8 (1.05%) Hyperic
9 7 (0.92%) Tivoli
10 6 (0.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 5 (0.66%) Microsoft Clustering
12 4 (0.52%) BladeLogic
12 4 (0.52%) Control-M
12 4 (0.52%) MIMEsweeper
12 4 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
12 4 (0.52%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 4 (0.52%) Oracle Identity Management
12 4 (0.52%) vRealize
13 3 (0.39%) Backup Exec
13 3 (0.39%) OpenView
Vendors
1 273 (35.78%) VMware
2 204 (26.74%) Cisco
3 177 (23.20%) Microsoft
4 124 (16.25%) Oracle
5 118 (15.47%) Citrix
6 81 (10.62%) HP
6 81 (10.62%) NetApp
7 67 (8.78%) EMC
8 53 (6.95%) IBM
9 41 (5.37%) Red Hat
10 24 (3.15%) Intel
11 22 (2.88%) Dell
12 21 (2.75%) F5
13 19 (2.49%) 3PAR
13 19 (2.49%) Symantec
14 18 (2.36%) SAP
15 13 (1.70%) CheckPoint
16 12 (1.57%) Juniper
17 10 (1.31%) CA
17 10 (1.31%) Veeam
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Scene One Ltd
Salary: Pension, Healthcare, LA
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £68000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: competitive salary on offer
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £62,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Salary: £51000 - £52000 per annum + Car £5.700, 10% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Health, Pension + More
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Health, Pension + More
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Health, Pension + More
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £60k - 70k per year + pension + heathcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Devizes
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £68000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Stirling, Stirlingshire
PRUDENTIAL
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge University Press
Salary: £Competitive + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Staines
Bupa
Posted: 19 days ago
Ipswich
Capita plc
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
South West London
Retail Trust
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
East London
Digitas LBI
Salary: competitive salary and package
Posted: 18 days ago
South East London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £66900 - £89200 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago