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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Architect
UK
Rank 556 620 479
Rank change year-on-year
+64 -141
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 314 346 573
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.37% 0.34% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.35% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 247 275 468
Median salary £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,900 £50,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £91,400 £87,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £67,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-6.71% +3.07%

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
80896 98772 101805
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67167 82902 84090
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 22 February 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 22 February 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 +67 302 £72,500 +3.57% 31
London +72 163 £75,000 +3.44% 14
South East +54 50 £73,750 +9.25% 6
Yorkshire +34 26 £62,500 -3.84% 3
West Yorkshire +40 25 £62,500 -3.84% 2
City of London +21 24 £72,500 -3.33% 5
North West -6 24 £60,000 -26.15% 2
Berkshire +53 22 £80,000 +6.66% 1
Leeds +48 22 £62,500 -3.84% 2
South West +21 20 £47,500 -22.44% 1
Manchester -8 17 £57,500 -29.23% 2
Slough - 16 £80,000 - 1
East Midlands +18 12 £55,000 -23.87% 2
Docklands, London - 11 £44,000 -
Surrey +46 10 £65,000 -3.70% 3
Dorset +32 9 £47,500 -
Nottingham +15 9 £55,000 -28.57% 1
Nottinghamshire +7 9 £55,000 -28.57% 1
Poole - 9 £47,500 -
East of England +21 8 £70,000 +24.44% 1
Scotland +16 8 £73,750 +28.26% 2
Edinburgh +3 7 £72,500 +31.81% 2
Merseyside - 7 £62,500 -
Oxfordshire +18 6 £62,500 -3.84%
West Midlands +13 6 £62,500 -0.63% 2
Bristol +10 6 £62,500 - 1
West Sussex +2 6 £52,500 -23.35%
Liverpool - 6 £62,500 -
Worthing - 6 £52,500 -
Canary Wharf -9 5 £95,000 +46.15%

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 305 (41.67%) VMware
2 244 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 224 (30.60%) Cisco
4 219 (29.92%) Windows
5 213 (29.10%) Microsoft
6 201 (27.46%) Linux
7 199 (27.19%) Finance
8 188 (25.68%) Amazon AWS
9 182 (24.86%) Agile Software Development
9 182 (24.86%) Oracle
10 175 (23.91%) Data Centre
11 173 (23.63%) Microsoft Azure
12 155 (21.17%) WAN
13 142 (19.40%) SAN
14 132 (18.03%) LAN
15 131 (17.90%) TOGAF
16 127 (17.35%) Hyper-V
17 121 (16.53%) Active Directory
18 120 (16.39%) ITIL
19 119 (16.26%) Middleware
20 105 (14.34%) Retail
21 103 (14.07%) Java
22 98 (13.39%) SQL Server
23 93 (12.70%) Banking
24 92 (12.57%) Load Balancing
25 86 (11.75%) Windows Server
26 84 (11.48%) Technical Architecture
26 84 (11.48%) Solaris
27 83 (11.34%) MS Excel
28 82 (11.20%) NetApp

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 73 (9.97%) Apache
2 71 (9.70%) IIS
3 62 (8.47%) Tomcat
4 61 (8.33%) WebSphere
5 56 (7.65%) Oracle Coherence
6 45 (6.15%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 29 (3.96%) DataSynapse
8 21 (2.87%) MS Exchange
9 14 (1.91%) OpenStack
9 14 (1.91%) WebLogic
10 13 (1.78%) SharePoint
11 11 (1.50%) JBoss
11 11 (1.50%) Skype for Business
12 10 (1.37%) BizTalk Server
13 9 (1.23%) nginx
14 7 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2010
14 7 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 6 (0.82%) CloudStack
16 5 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
16 5 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 83 (11.34%) MS Excel
2 42 (5.74%) MS Office
3 9 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 29 (3.96%) RMDS
2 15 (2.05%) Oracle Retail
3 14 (1.91%) Oracle Financials
3 14 (1.91%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 3 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.27%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.14%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 188 (25.68%) Amazon AWS
2 173 (23.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 78 (10.66%) SaaS
4 70 (9.56%) PaaS
5 63 (8.61%) Office 365
6 53 (7.24%) IaaS
7 38 (5.19%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (1.64%) Google Cloud Platform
9 5 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (0.55%) G Suite
11 3 (0.41%) Bluemix
11 3 (0.41%) IBM Cloud
12 2 (0.27%) GitHub
13 1 (0.14%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.14%) Google Compute Engine
13 1 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 155 (21.17%) WAN
2 142 (19.40%) SAN
3 132 (18.03%) LAN
4 77 (10.52%) iSCSI
5 73 (9.97%) NAS
6 72 (9.84%) Fibre Channel
6 72 (9.84%) Firewall
7 65 (8.88%) Multicast
8 57 (7.79%) DNS
8 57 (7.79%) FCoE
9 49 (6.69%) HTTP
10 36 (4.92%) Unified Communications
11 31 (4.23%) DHCP
12 24 (3.28%) Internet
12 24 (3.28%) VoIP
13 23 (3.14%) VPN
14 19 (2.60%) Wireless
15 18 (2.46%) Network Security
16 16 (2.19%) TCP/IP
17 15 (2.05%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (13.39%) SQL Server
2 59 (8.06%) Hadoop
3 57 (7.79%) Big Data
4 41 (5.60%) HBase
5 35 (4.78%) Data Warehouse
6 25 (3.42%) Apache Cassandra
7 19 (2.60%) DB2
8 17 (2.32%) MongoDB
8 17 (2.32%) MySQL
8 17 (2.32%) OLTP
9 16 (2.19%) OLAP
9 16 (2.19%) Oracle OLAP
10 14 (1.91%) PostgreSQL
11 13 (1.78%) NoSQL
12 11 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (0.68%) Oracle Database
14 5 (0.68%) Redis
14 5 (0.68%) SAP HANA
14 5 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 15 (2.05%) Git (software)
2 10 (1.37%) Jenkins
3 5 (0.68%) JIRA
4 4 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (0.41%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.27%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.27%) Selenium
6 2 (0.27%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.14%) MorphX
7 1 (0.14%) Subversion
7 1 (0.14%) TeamCity
General
1 199 (27.19%) Finance
2 105 (14.34%) Retail
3 93 (12.70%) Banking
4 57 (7.79%) Telecoms
5 24 (3.28%) Marketing
6 21 (2.87%) Investment Banking
7 17 (2.32%) Games
8 15 (2.05%) Advertising
9 8 (1.09%) Law
9 8 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (0.82%) Publishing
11 4 (0.55%) Back Office
12 3 (0.41%) Legal
12 3 (0.41%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.27%) Electronics
13 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.27%) German Language
14 1 (0.14%) French Language
14 1 (0.14%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.14%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 119 (16.26%) Middleware
2 73 (9.97%) .NET
3 61 (8.33%) Web Services
4 30 (4.10%) HTML
4 30 (4.10%) XML
5 29 (3.96%) Rendezvous
5 29 (3.96%) Ultra Messaging
5 29 (3.96%) XSLT
6 12 (1.64%) .NET Framework
6 12 (1.64%) Oracle Fusion
7 6 (0.82%) LAMP
7 6 (0.82%) SAML
8 5 (0.68%) LEMP Stack
9 4 (0.55%) LAPP Stack
9 4 (0.55%) SAP Basis
9 4 (0.55%) Sensu
10 3 (0.41%) Elastic Stack
10 3 (0.41%) OpenID
11 2 (0.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 2 (0.27%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 175 (23.91%) Data Centre
2 61 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 57 (7.79%) Enterprise Software
4 44 (6.01%) Clustering
5 37 (5.05%) Management Information System
6 36 (4.92%) Public Cloud
7 30 (4.10%) Enterprise Storage
8 24 (3.28%) Private Cloud
9 20 (2.73%) Analytical Skills
10 15 (2.05%) Video Conferencing
11 10 (1.37%) Mainframe
12 9 (1.23%) Fintech
13 7 (0.96%) Computer Science
14 6 (0.82%) FlexPod
14 6 (0.82%) User Experience
14 6 (0.82%) Virtual Team
15 5 (0.68%) Digital Media
15 5 (0.68%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 5 (0.68%) Internet of Things
16 4 (0.55%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 219 (29.92%) Windows
2 201 (27.46%) Linux
3 86 (11.75%) Windows Server
4 84 (11.48%) Solaris
5 41 (5.60%) Unix
6 34 (4.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 28 (3.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 25 (3.42%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (2.05%) Windows 7
10 12 (1.64%) Windows 8
11 11 (1.50%) CentOS
12 9 (1.23%) OpenVMS
13 8 (1.09%) Oracle Linux
13 8 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (0.68%) HPUX
14 5 (0.68%) Ubuntu
15 4 (0.55%) AIX
16 3 (0.41%) Android
16 3 (0.41%) Apple iOS
17 2 (0.27%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 182 (24.86%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (17.90%) TOGAF
3 120 (16.39%) ITIL
4 92 (12.57%) Load Balancing
5 84 (11.48%) Technical Architecture
6 77 (10.52%) Enterprise Architecture
7 75 (10.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 74 (10.11%) High Availability
9 67 (9.15%) PRINCE2
10 64 (8.74%) Performance Tuning
11 62 (8.47%) E-Commerce
12 61 (8.33%) Presales
13 59 (8.06%) Project Management
14 57 (7.79%) Benchmarking
15 53 (7.24%) Migration
16 52 (7.10%) DevOps
17 44 (6.01%) Mentoring
18 43 (5.87%) Service Delivery
19 38 (5.19%) Service Management
20 36 (4.92%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 103 (14.07%) Java
2 68 (9.29%) SQL
3 54 (7.38%) Python
4 32 (4.37%) JavaScript
5 27 (3.69%) PowerShell
6 17 (2.32%) C
7 7 (0.96%) Bash Shell
8 6 (0.82%) Ruby
9 5 (0.68%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.55%) C#
11 2 (0.27%) Scala
12 1 (0.14%) Perl
12 1 (0.14%) PHP
12 1 (0.14%) X++
Qualifications
1 68 (9.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (6.28%) MCSE
3 41 (5.60%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (5.05%) Degree
5 24 (3.28%) CCNA
6 19 (2.60%) CCNP
6 19 (2.60%) MCSA
7 18 (2.46%) Security Cleared
8 17 (2.32%) SC Cleared
9 16 (2.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 13 (1.78%) EMC Certification
10 13 (1.78%) MCP
11 12 (1.64%) MCITP
12 11 (1.50%) CCDP
13 9 (1.23%) CCIE
13 9 (1.23%) MCSD
14 7 (0.96%) CISSP
15 6 (0.82%) CCDA
15 6 (0.82%) MCTS
16 5 (0.68%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (6.56%) PCI DSS
2 10 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.09%) QA
4 5 (0.68%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.68%) GCP
5 4 (0.55%) SLA
6 2 (0.27%) COBIT
6 2 (0.27%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.14%) MiFID
7 1 (0.14%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 244 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 127 (17.35%) Hyper-V
3 121 (16.53%) Active Directory
4 61 (8.33%) NFS
5 58 (7.92%) Oracle RAC
6 57 (7.79%) KVM
6 57 (7.79%) SRDF
7 54 (7.38%) Xen
8 27 (3.69%) vSphere
9 20 (2.73%) vCloud
10 18 (2.46%) Docker
11 17 (2.32%) XenApp
12 15 (2.05%) VMware ESX
13 14 (1.91%) Virtual Servers
14 7 (0.96%) Virtual Desktop
15 5 (0.68%) Terminal Services
16 4 (0.55%) Varnish
16 4 (0.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
17 3 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
17 3 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 55 (7.51%) Puppet
2 27 (3.69%) Microsoft Clustering
3 15 (2.05%) Kubernetes
3 15 (2.05%) Opscode Chef
4 13 (1.78%) AirWatch
4 13 (1.78%) Ansible
5 7 (0.96%) SCCM
5 7 (0.96%) ZABBIX
6 6 (0.82%) SCOM
7 5 (0.68%) Graphite
7 5 (0.68%) Graylog
7 5 (0.68%) logstash
7 5 (0.68%) SCSM
7 5 (0.68%) vRealize
8 4 (0.55%) HAProxy
8 4 (0.55%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 3 (0.41%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.41%) Cobbler
9 3 (0.41%) Icinga
9 3 (0.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 305 (41.67%) VMware
2 224 (30.60%) Cisco
3 213 (29.10%) Microsoft
4 182 (24.86%) Oracle
5 82 (11.20%) NetApp
6 81 (11.07%) EMC
7 71 (9.70%) IBM
8 63 (8.61%) Citrix
9 60 (8.20%) Intel
10 49 (6.69%) HP
11 40 (5.46%) Red Hat
12 39 (5.33%) Sybase
13 32 (4.37%) Google
14 30 (4.10%) TIBCO
15 23 (3.14%) F5
16 21 (2.87%) Dell
17 17 (2.32%) 3PAR
18 15 (2.05%) Brocade
18 15 (2.05%) CheckPoint
18 15 (2.05%) Juniper
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum £60-70k+
Posted: Yesterday
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
PRL Recruitment
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
SCC
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £58000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £1 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Harris Global
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Information Technology Services
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Canary Wharf and City
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
East Riding of Yorkshire
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Surrey
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £75000 per annum + 20% pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago
Slough
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
City, London
techUK
Salary: From £37,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 15 days ago
East London
Charles Taylor plc
Salary: Market related
Posted: 27 days ago