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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 554 521 544
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 395 511 539
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.46% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.48% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 322 387 429
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £69,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,650 £52,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -

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
93569 106792 116655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 78866 88051 95388
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 25 June 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 25 June 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 -47 364 £70,000 - 31
London +6 161 £70,000 -12.50% 10
South East -5 57 £73,750 +18.00% 4
Yorkshire 0 45 £62,500 -3.84% 6
West Yorkshire -8 43 £62,500 -3.84% 5
South West +15 41 £73,750 +13.20% 5
West Midlands -3 36 £65,000 +10.63% 1
Leeds -2 23 £60,000 -5.88% 2
City of London +47 22 £80,000 +6.66% 2
Berkshire +12 21 £75,000 +7.14% 1
Scotland +18 17 £63,750 +27.50% 3
Surrey +7 17 £100,000 +60.00%
Bradford +26 16 £67,500 +9.31% 3
Birmingham -5 16 £52,000 -16.80%
Wiltshire +29 15 £72,500 +11.28% 2
Swindon +16 14 £72,500 +11.28%
North West +7 13 £70,000 +7.69% 2
East of England -7 13 £58,750 -9.61% 1
Northern Ireland +21 10 - - 1
County Antrim +20 10 - - 1
Belfast +19 10 - - 1
West Sussex -18 10 £60,500 +30.10% 1
Egham +30 9 £100,000 -
Dorset +19 9 £80,000 - 1
Crawley -8 9 £60,500 -6.20%
Weymouth - 9 £80,000 -
Solihull - 9 £72,500 -
Edinburgh +16 8 £67,500 +42.85% 1
Manchester -8 8 £70,000 +7.69% 2
Canary Wharf - 8 £100,000 -

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 284 (38.12%) VMware
2 278 (37.32%) Windows
3 214 (28.72%) Data Centre
4 213 (28.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 202 (27.11%) Finance
6 193 (25.91%) Linux
7 190 (25.50%) TOGAF
8 181 (24.30%) Cisco
9 174 (23.36%) Microsoft
10 166 (22.28%) SAN
11 141 (18.93%) Active Directory
12 131 (17.58%) Enterprise Architecture
13 130 (17.45%) Windows Server
14 128 (17.18%) Oracle
15 122 (16.38%) Citrix
16 110 (14.77%) Degree
17 106 (14.23%) SQL Server
18 100 (13.42%) ITIL
18 100 (13.42%) Agile Software Development
18 100 (13.42%) Microsoft Azure
18 100 (13.42%) Amazon AWS
19 98 (13.15%) Technical Architecture
20 93 (12.48%) Telecoms
21 92 (12.35%) SQL
21 92 (12.35%) Unix
22 91 (12.21%) Migration
23 90 (12.08%) WAN
24 89 (11.95%) HP
25 87 (11.68%) Analytical Skills
26 86 (11.54%) 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 39 (5.23%) MS Exchange
2 29 (3.89%) Tomcat
3 27 (3.62%) IIS
4 22 (2.95%) SharePoint
5 21 (2.82%) Apache
6 19 (2.55%) Skype for Business
6 19 (2.55%) WebSphere
7 12 (1.61%) Elasticsearch
7 12 (1.61%) OpenStack
7 12 (1.61%) Oracle Coherence
7 12 (1.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 12 (1.61%) WebLogic
8 11 (1.48%) JBoss
9 10 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (1.21%) Alfresco
11 8 (1.07%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (0.81%) Cloud Foundry
13 5 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
14 4 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
15 3 (0.40%) Confluence
Applications
1 59 (7.92%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.67%) MS Office
3 4 (0.54%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.40%) MS Project
5 1 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.21%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.40%) RMDS
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.13%) Magento
3 1 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 100 (13.42%) Amazon AWS
1 100 (13.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 70 (9.40%) IaaS
3 56 (7.52%) Office 365
4 46 (6.17%) PaaS
5 37 (4.97%) SaaS
6 18 (2.42%) Cloud Computing
7 13 (1.74%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (0.81%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 6 (0.81%) Google Apps
8 6 (0.81%) Heroku
9 5 (0.67%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.13%) Bluemix
10 1 (0.13%) HP Helion
10 1 (0.13%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 166 (22.28%) SAN
2 90 (12.08%) WAN
3 84 (11.28%) Firewall
4 82 (11.01%) NAS
5 77 (10.34%) LAN
6 49 (6.58%) DNS
7 29 (3.89%) Fibre Channel
8 24 (3.22%) TCP/IP
9 23 (3.09%) VPN
10 21 (2.82%) FCoE
11 20 (2.68%) DHCP
12 19 (2.55%) Multicast
12 19 (2.55%) Wireless
13 18 (2.42%) iSCSI
14 17 (2.28%) Network Security
15 16 (2.15%) Internet
15 16 (2.15%) Intranet
16 13 (1.74%) HTTP
17 12 (1.61%) Extranet
18 10 (1.34%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (14.23%) SQL Server
2 33 (4.43%) Big Data
3 27 (3.62%) MySQL
4 26 (3.49%) OLTP
5 23 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (2.82%) Oracle Database
7 20 (2.68%) OLAP
8 15 (2.01%) DB2
8 15 (2.01%) Hadoop
9 14 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (1.34%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (1.21%) MarkLogic
11 9 (1.21%) NoSQL
11 9 (1.21%) Oracle OLAP
11 9 (1.21%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (0.54%) Data Mining
12 4 (0.54%) MongoDB
12 4 (0.54%) Oracle Exadata
13 3 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (0.40%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 8 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (0.54%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.40%) JIRA
4 2 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.27%) Axure RP
4 2 (0.27%) MSI
4 2 (0.27%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.27%) Travis CI
5 1 (0.13%) Ant
5 1 (0.13%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.13%) Subversion
5 1 (0.13%) Vagrant
General
1 202 (27.11%) Finance
2 93 (12.48%) Telecoms
3 76 (10.20%) Banking
4 52 (6.98%) Retail
5 20 (2.68%) Manufacturing
6 19 (2.55%) Games
7 14 (1.88%) Automotive
7 14 (1.88%) Legal
8 12 (1.61%) Back Office
8 12 (1.61%) Investment Banking
8 12 (1.61%) Law
8 12 (1.61%) Publishing
9 9 (1.21%) Electronics
10 6 (0.81%) Financial Institution
11 5 (0.67%) Front Office
11 5 (0.67%) Marketing
12 4 (0.54%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.13%) Advertising
13 1 (0.13%) Billing
13 1 (0.13%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (8.86%) Middleware
2 27 (3.62%) .NET
3 22 (2.95%) Web Services
4 17 (2.28%) XML
5 12 (1.61%) REST
6 10 (1.34%) MCollective
7 9 (1.21%) SOAP
8 7 (0.94%) Oracle Fusion
8 7 (0.94%) WCF
9 5 (0.67%) HTML
9 5 (0.67%) JSON
9 5 (0.67%) WF
9 5 (0.67%) Windows Identity Foundation
10 4 (0.54%) 802.1X
10 4 (0.54%) X-Windows
11 3 (0.40%) AngularJS
11 3 (0.40%) Apache Camel
11 3 (0.40%) SAML
11 3 (0.40%) ServiceStack
11 3 (0.40%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 214 (28.72%) Data Centre
2 87 (11.68%) Analytical Skills
3 61 (8.19%) Computer Science
4 50 (6.71%) Clustering
5 38 (5.10%) Management Information System
6 36 (4.83%) Hybrid Cloud
7 34 (4.56%) Replication
8 29 (3.89%) Enterprise Software
9 27 (3.62%) Private Cloud
10 22 (2.95%) Public Cloud
11 21 (2.82%) Enterprise Storage
12 12 (1.61%) FlexPod
12 12 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
13 9 (1.21%) Mainframe
14 8 (1.07%) Cybercrime
15 7 (0.94%) iSeries
16 6 (0.81%) Mobile Computing
16 6 (0.81%) PKI
17 5 (0.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
17 5 (0.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 278 (37.32%) Windows
2 193 (25.91%) Linux
3 130 (17.45%) Windows Server
4 92 (12.35%) Unix
5 44 (5.91%) Solaris
5 44 (5.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 40 (5.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 36 (4.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 17 (2.28%) Windows 10
9 14 (1.88%) AIX
10 12 (1.61%) Windows 7
11 7 (0.94%) CentOS
11 7 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (0.81%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.54%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.13%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (25.50%) TOGAF
2 131 (17.58%) Enterprise Architecture
3 100 (13.42%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (13.42%) ITIL
4 98 (13.15%) Technical Architecture
5 91 (12.21%) Migration
6 86 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 70 (9.40%) High Availability
8 69 (9.26%) Mentoring
8 69 (9.26%) Presales
9 57 (7.65%) Load Balancing
10 55 (7.38%) Translating Business Requirements
11 53 (7.11%) Project Management
12 52 (6.98%) SOA
13 50 (6.71%) Service Management
14 40 (5.37%) Configuration Management
15 39 (5.23%) Business Continuity
16 38 (5.10%) Supplier Management
17 37 (4.97%) Systems Analysis
18 36 (4.83%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 92 (12.35%) SQL
2 41 (5.50%) C
3 32 (4.30%) Java
4 27 (3.62%) PowerShell
5 16 (2.15%) Python
6 14 (1.88%) Ruby
7 9 (1.21%) JavaScript
8 6 (0.81%) C#
9 5 (0.67%) Perl
10 4 (0.54%) C++
11 3 (0.40%) PHP
12 2 (0.27%) VBScript
13 1 (0.13%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.13%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 1 (0.13%) Tcl
13 1 (0.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 110 (14.77%) Degree
2 86 (11.54%) Security Cleared
3 36 (4.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 34 (4.56%) SC Cleared
5 29 (3.89%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (3.09%) MCSE
7 22 (2.95%) DV Cleared
8 17 (2.28%) CCNA
9 16 (2.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 12 (1.61%) EMC Certification
10 12 (1.61%) PhD
11 9 (1.21%) MCITP
12 8 (1.07%) CCNP
13 7 (0.94%) CCIE
13 7 (0.94%) CISSP
14 5 (0.67%) CISM
14 5 (0.67%) Citrix Certification
14 5 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
14 5 (0.67%) MCSA
14 5 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (2.68%) PCI DSS
2 14 (1.88%) SLA
3 10 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.21%) QA
5 7 (0.94%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.27%) COBIT
8 1 (0.13%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 213 (28.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 141 (18.93%) Active Directory
3 75 (10.07%) Hyper-V
4 33 (4.43%) vSphere
5 27 (3.62%) XenApp
6 18 (2.42%) NFS
6 18 (2.42%) SRDF
6 18 (2.42%) VMware ESX
6 18 (2.42%) XenDesktop
7 15 (2.01%) Oracle RAC
8 14 (1.88%) XenServer
9 13 (1.74%) Xen
10 10 (1.34%) KVM
11 7 (0.94%) vCloud
12 6 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
13 5 (0.67%) Docker
13 5 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
14 3 (0.40%) ISA Server
14 3 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
14 3 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 56 (7.52%) Puppet
2 41 (5.50%) SCCM
3 36 (4.83%) Ansible
3 36 (4.83%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (2.68%) Hyperic
5 11 (1.48%) NetBackup
5 11 (1.48%) SCOM
6 7 (0.94%) Tivoli
7 6 (0.81%) AirWatch
7 6 (0.81%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 5 (0.67%) Microsoft Clustering
9 4 (0.54%) BladeLogic
9 4 (0.54%) Control-M
9 4 (0.54%) MIMEsweeper
9 4 (0.54%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (0.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (0.54%) Oracle Identity Management
10 3 (0.40%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.40%) OpenView
10 3 (0.40%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 284 (38.12%) VMware
2 181 (24.30%) Cisco
3 174 (23.36%) Microsoft
4 128 (17.18%) Oracle
5 122 (16.38%) Citrix
6 89 (11.95%) HP
7 86 (11.54%) NetApp
8 56 (7.52%) EMC
9 47 (6.31%) IBM
9 47 (6.31%) Red Hat
10 31 (4.16%) Symantec
11 22 (2.95%) Dell
12 21 (2.82%) F5
12 21 (2.82%) SolarWinds
13 19 (2.55%) Intel
14 18 (2.42%) 3PAR
15 15 (2.01%) SAP
16 13 (1.74%) CheckPoint
17 12 (1.61%) Avaya
18 10 (1.34%) Juniper
Belfast
Kainos
Salary: benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £45000 - £51000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
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
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Gym
Posted: 2 days ago
Devizes
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £68000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Candour Solutions
Salary: Excellent plus outstanding benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £70000 - £750000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wembley, Middlesex
Oscar
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Scotland
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £60000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Head Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + good package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £27,000 to £30,000 per annum 28days hols,overtime,Microsoft train
Posted: 3 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich
Cognitive Group Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £68000 - £72000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Pension, healthcare
Posted: 25 days ago