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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 577 476 604
Rank change year-on-year
-101 +128
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 394 599 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.54% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.56% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 299 475 349
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
90% offered a salary of more than £51,475 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £95,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

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
99004 106428 116772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.24% 96.46% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 83229 86820 94728
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £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 3 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 3 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 -128 350 £70,000 - 32
London -70 159 £70,000 -6.66% 18
South East -38 48 £66,250 +6.00% 2
West Midlands -10 37 £65,000 +4.00% 1
Yorkshire -44 37 £60,000 -7.69% 4
West Yorkshire -33 32 £61,250 -5.76% 2
East of England 0 23 £60,000 -7.69% 2
South West -6 22 £72,500 -17.14% 1
North West +18 21 £78,750 +28.64% 2
Manchester +10 20 £78,750 +31.25% 2
Scotland +23 19 £67,500 +35.00% 6
Berkshire +4 18 £60,000 -16.66%
Birmingham -9 17 £52,500 -16.00% 1
Surrey +2 16 £74,500 +19.20% 1
Leeds -38 16 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Edinburgh +10 11 £67,500 -5.26% 3
Wiltshire +5 10 £72,500 +16.00%
Belfast - 10 - - 1
Northern Ireland - 10 - - 1
County Antrim - 10 - - 1
City of London +16 9 £80,000 +6.66% 4
Swindon - 9 £72,500 -
Reading +22 8 £47,500 -24.00%
Bradford 0 8 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Solihull - 8 £72,500 -
Watford +17 7 £44,500 -
Hertfordshire +17 7 £44,500 -36.42%
Bedfordshire -6 7 £60,000 -7.69% 1
Dorset +9 6 £80,000 -
Essex +7 6 £77,750 -2.81%

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 319 (43.82%) Windows
2 281 (38.60%) VMware
3 231 (31.73%) Linux
4 225 (30.91%) Data Centre
5 220 (30.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 207 (28.43%) Finance
7 184 (25.27%) SAN
8 170 (23.35%) Microsoft
9 169 (23.21%) TOGAF
10 154 (21.15%) Cisco
10 154 (21.15%) Windows Server
11 146 (20.05%) Oracle
12 145 (19.92%) Active Directory
13 119 (16.35%) Citrix
13 119 (16.35%) SQL Server
14 117 (16.07%) Enterprise Architecture
15 108 (14.84%) ITIL
16 102 (14.01%) Unix
16 102 (14.01%) Amazon AWS
17 100 (13.74%) HP
18 99 (13.60%) Degree
19 93 (12.77%) Technical Architecture
19 93 (12.77%) SQL
20 91 (12.50%) Firewall
20 91 (12.50%) High Availability
21 89 (12.23%) Microsoft Azure
22 88 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
23 87 (11.95%) Stakeholder Management
24 85 (11.68%) NAS
25 83 (11.40%) Telecoms

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 28 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 25 (3.43%) SharePoint
2 25 (3.43%) Tomcat
3 23 (3.16%) OpenStack
4 20 (2.75%) WebLogic
5 19 (2.61%) Apache
6 17 (2.34%) Skype for Business
7 16 (2.20%) Alfresco
7 16 (2.20%) IIS
7 16 (2.20%) WebSphere
8 14 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
9 12 (1.65%) JBoss
10 8 (1.10%) Cloud Foundry
11 6 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
11 6 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
11 6 (0.82%) Oracle Coherence
11 6 (0.82%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 5 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 4 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2010
14 3 (0.41%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 64 (8.79%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.24%) MS Office
3 4 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.27%) Oracle Retail
1 2 (0.27%) RMDS
1 2 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 102 (14.01%) Amazon AWS
2 89 (12.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 81 (11.13%) IaaS
4 56 (7.69%) PaaS
5 43 (5.91%) Office 365
6 34 (4.67%) SaaS
7 22 (3.02%) Cloud Computing
8 19 (2.61%) AWS CloudFormation
9 8 (1.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 8 (1.10%) Heroku
10 4 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (0.27%) Google Apps
12 1 (0.14%) HP Helion
12 1 (0.14%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 184 (25.27%) SAN
2 91 (12.50%) Firewall
3 85 (11.68%) NAS
4 79 (10.85%) WAN
5 68 (9.34%) LAN
6 36 (4.95%) DNS
7 32 (4.40%) VPN
8 30 (4.12%) TCP/IP
9 28 (3.85%) Network Security
10 27 (3.71%) Fibre Channel
11 26 (3.57%) Internet
12 20 (2.75%) Intranet
13 19 (2.61%) Multicast
14 18 (2.47%) DHCP
14 18 (2.47%) iSCSI
15 15 (2.06%) Unified Communications
15 15 (2.06%) Wireless
16 14 (1.92%) MPLS
17 13 (1.79%) Extranet
18 12 (1.65%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (16.35%) SQL Server
2 46 (6.32%) MySQL
3 31 (4.26%) Oracle Database
4 29 (3.98%) Big Data
5 21 (2.88%) OLTP
6 19 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
7 16 (2.20%) MarkLogic
7 16 (2.20%) OLAP
8 15 (2.06%) Hadoop
8 15 (2.06%) SQL Server 2014
9 14 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
10 13 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (0.82%) DB2
12 6 (0.82%) NoSQL
12 6 (0.82%) Power BI
12 6 (0.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.55%) Oracle Exadata
13 4 (0.55%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 7 (0.96%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.41%) Hudson
3 2 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (0.27%) Axure RP
3 2 (0.27%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.27%) Travis CI
3 2 (0.27%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.14%) Ant
4 1 (0.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.14%) JIRA
4 1 (0.14%) Subversion
4 1 (0.14%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 207 (28.43%) Finance
2 83 (11.40%) Telecoms
3 79 (10.85%) Banking
4 37 (5.08%) Retail
5 21 (2.88%) Manufacturing
5 21 (2.88%) Publishing
6 14 (1.92%) Games
7 12 (1.65%) Investment Banking
8 10 (1.37%) Electronics
8 10 (1.37%) Law
9 7 (0.96%) Financial Institution
10 6 (0.82%) Marketing
11 5 (0.69%) Automotive
11 5 (0.69%) Front Office
11 5 (0.69%) Legal
11 5 (0.69%) Retail Banking
12 3 (0.41%) Back Office
12 3 (0.41%) Private Banking
13 1 (0.14%) Billing
13 1 (0.14%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 73 (10.03%) Middleware
2 26 (3.57%) .NET
3 19 (2.61%) MCollective
3 19 (2.61%) Web Services
3 19 (2.61%) XML
4 11 (1.51%) REST
5 9 (1.24%) SOAP
6 8 (1.10%) 802.1X
6 8 (1.10%) WCF
7 7 (0.96%) Oracle Fusion
8 6 (0.82%) HTML
9 5 (0.69%) JSON
9 5 (0.69%) MSMQ
9 5 (0.69%) WebSphere MQ
9 5 (0.69%) WF
9 5 (0.69%) Windows Identity Foundation
10 4 (0.55%) MDX
11 3 (0.41%) SAML
11 3 (0.41%) XSLT
11 3 (0.41%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 225 (30.91%) Data Centre
2 88 (12.09%) Analytical Skills
3 65 (8.93%) Clustering
4 55 (7.55%) Computer Science
5 47 (6.46%) Replication
6 32 (4.40%) Management Information System
7 27 (3.71%) Enterprise Software
7 27 (3.71%) Hybrid Cloud
8 21 (2.88%) Enterprise Storage
9 17 (2.34%) Private Cloud
10 15 (2.06%) Public Cloud
11 10 (1.37%) Cybercrime
11 10 (1.37%) VCE vBlock
12 7 (0.96%) User Experience
13 6 (0.82%) CLARiiON
13 6 (0.82%) Data Protection Act
13 6 (0.82%) IVR
13 6 (0.82%) PKI
13 6 (0.82%) Symmetrix
14 5 (0.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 319 (43.82%) Windows
2 231 (31.73%) Linux
3 154 (21.15%) Windows Server
4 102 (14.01%) Unix
5 55 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 43 (5.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 41 (5.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 37 (5.08%) Solaris
9 14 (1.92%) AIX
10 12 (1.65%) CentOS
11 11 (1.51%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (1.10%) Ubuntu
12 8 (1.10%) Windows 10
13 6 (0.82%) Windows 7
14 3 (0.41%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.27%) Amazon Linux
15 2 (0.27%) Debian
15 2 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.14%) HPUX
16 1 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (23.21%) TOGAF
2 117 (16.07%) Enterprise Architecture
3 108 (14.84%) ITIL
4 93 (12.77%) Technical Architecture
5 91 (12.50%) High Availability
6 87 (11.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 80 (10.99%) Agile Software Development
8 76 (10.44%) Presales
9 70 (9.62%) Migration
10 60 (8.24%) Load Balancing
11 59 (8.10%) Business Continuity
11 59 (8.10%) Mentoring
11 59 (8.10%) SOA
12 55 (7.55%) Translating Business Requirements
13 50 (6.87%) Project Management
14 46 (6.32%) Configuration Management
14 46 (6.32%) Requirements Analysis
14 46 (6.32%) Time Management
15 40 (5.49%) Service Management
16 34 (4.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 93 (12.77%) SQL
2 42 (5.77%) PowerShell
3 39 (5.36%) C
4 34 (4.67%) Java
5 20 (2.75%) Ruby
6 15 (2.06%) Python
7 6 (0.82%) JavaScript
7 6 (0.82%) Perl
8 5 (0.69%) VBScript
9 4 (0.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 4 (0.55%) PHP
9 4 (0.55%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.41%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.27%) Tcl
12 1 (0.14%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 99 (13.60%) Degree
2 79 (10.85%) Security Cleared
3 30 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (3.43%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (3.02%) DV Cleared
6 21 (2.88%) MCSE
7 19 (2.61%) SC Cleared
8 18 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 12 (1.65%) CCNA
9 12 (1.65%) PhD
10 10 (1.37%) CCNP
10 10 (1.37%) EMC Certification
10 10 (1.37%) JNCIS
11 7 (0.96%) CCIE
11 7 (0.96%) CISSP
12 6 (0.82%) MCITP
12 6 (0.82%) MCSA
13 5 (0.69%) CISM
13 5 (0.69%) VCAP
14 4 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.75%) PCI DSS
2 16 (2.20%) SLA
3 10 (1.37%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.82%) QA
6 3 (0.41%) COBIT
6 3 (0.41%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 220 (30.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 145 (19.92%) Active Directory
3 62 (8.52%) Hyper-V
4 39 (5.36%) vSphere
5 17 (2.34%) VMware ESX
6 16 (2.20%) XenApp
7 12 (1.65%) Xen
7 12 (1.65%) XenDesktop
8 9 (1.24%) XenServer
9 8 (1.10%) NFS
9 8 (1.10%) SRDF
10 7 (0.96%) Docker
10 7 (0.96%) KVM
11 6 (0.82%) Oracle RAC
12 5 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (0.55%) Firmware
14 2 (0.27%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.27%) vCloud
14 2 (0.27%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 68 (9.34%) Puppet
2 52 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 42 (5.77%) Ansible
4 38 (5.22%) SCCM
5 33 (4.53%) Hyperic
6 17 (2.34%) SCOM
7 7 (0.96%) NetBackup
7 7 (0.96%) Tivoli
8 6 (0.82%) SCOrch
9 5 (0.69%) Nagios
10 4 (0.55%) BladeLogic
10 4 (0.55%) Control-M
10 4 (0.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 4 (0.55%) HP Data Protector
10 4 (0.55%) MIMEsweeper
10 4 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (0.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 4 (0.55%) Oracle Identity Management
11 3 (0.41%) OpenView
11 3 (0.41%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 281 (38.60%) VMware
2 170 (23.35%) Microsoft
3 154 (21.15%) Cisco
4 146 (20.05%) Oracle
5 119 (16.35%) Citrix
6 100 (13.74%) HP
7 79 (10.85%) NetApp
8 59 (8.10%) Red Hat
9 46 (6.32%) EMC
10 42 (5.77%) Symantec
11 35 (4.81%) IBM
12 34 (4.67%) SolarWinds
13 27 (3.71%) F5
14 26 (3.57%) Dell
15 19 (2.61%) Avaya
16 16 (2.20%) Juniper
17 14 (1.92%) 3PAR
17 14 (1.92%) Palo Alto
17 14 (1.92%) SAP
18 13 (1.79%) Veeam
London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + BONUS, CAR ALLOWANCE, PENSION
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £55000.00 per annum + Car, Pension, Bonus etc
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
First Point
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £68000.00 - £72000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits and 20% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and package
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits (up to 50% bonu
Posted: 5 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Kingston University
Salary: £50,076 - £57,664
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bradford
Anchor
Salary: Negotiable DOE
Posted: 11 days ago
Belfast
Kainos Software Limited
Salary: benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
West London
Dixons Carphone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £60000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
Scotland
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
West London
Dixons Carphone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
West London
Artemis IT Recruitment
Salary: £50,000 - £65,000 per year
Posted: 26 days ago