The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Solutions Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Infrastructure Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Solution Architect
Rank 818 833 861
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +28
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Solutions Architect 74 81 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.067% 0.069% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.073% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 60 55 37
Average salary £87,500 £70,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £42,512
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £110,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £70,000 £59,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +18.64%

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
103461 110803 102664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.34%
Number of salaries quoted 85580 90507 85036
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Solutions Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Solutions Architect within the UK.

Infrastructure Solutions Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Solutions Architect over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 within the UK.

Infrastructure Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +15 74 £87,500 +24.55% 3
London +28 45 £87,500 +25.00%
North West +20 12 - -
Manchester - 12 - -
Yorkshire +7 6 £65,000 +23.80%
South East -3 5 £65,000 -10.34% 2
South Yorkshire +4 4 £67,500 +28.57%
East of England +2 3 £75,000 -
Sheffield - 3 £70,000 -
Essex - 3 £75,000 -
Surrey +5 2 £62,500 -13.79%
West Sussex - 2 £65,000 -
Staines - 2 £62,500 -
Gatwick - 2 £65,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £44,000 -
Skipton - 2 £44,000 -
South West -17 1 £60,000 +9.09%
Bath - 1 £60,000 -
Doncaster - 1 £65,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £58,500 - 1
Somerset - 1 £60,000 -

Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Infrastructure Solutions Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 116 (72.50%) Cisco
2 115 (71.88%) Windows
3 113 (70.63%) Oracle
4 111 (69.38%) Linux
5 109 (68.13%) NetApp
6 108 (67.50%) SAN
6 108 (67.50%) Middleware
7 107 (66.88%) WebSphere
8 106 (66.25%) IBM
9 104 (65.00%) EMC
10 101 (63.13%) Solaris
11 93 (58.13%) Finance
12 92 (57.50%) VMware
12 92 (57.50%) VMware Infrastructure
13 83 (51.88%) Hyper-V
14 82 (51.25%) LAN
14 82 (51.25%) WAN
15 80 (50.00%) HTTP
15 80 (50.00%) NFS
15 80 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 80 (50.00%) Apache
15 80 (50.00%) Tomcat
15 80 (50.00%) IIS
15 80 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
15 80 (50.00%) NAS
15 80 (50.00%) SRDF
15 80 (50.00%) FCoE
15 80 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
15 80 (50.00%) Multicast
16 77 (48.13%) Oracle Coherence

Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Infrastructure Solutions Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 107 (66.88%) WebSphere
2 80 (50.00%) Apache
2 80 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 80 (50.00%) IIS
2 80 (50.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 77 (48.13%) Oracle Coherence
4 24 (15.00%) WebLogic
5 6 (3.75%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.50%) Lync
7 3 (1.88%) Office Communications Server
7 3 (1.88%) MS Exchange
7 3 (1.88%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.63%) JBoss
Applications
1 4 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 50 (31.25%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 23 (14.38%) IBM PureFlex
2 3 (1.88%) IaaS
2 3 (1.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.63%) PaaS
3 1 (0.63%) Route 53
3 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.63%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.63%) Amazon Glacier
3 1 (0.63%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 108 (67.50%) SAN
2 82 (51.25%) LAN
2 82 (51.25%) WAN
3 80 (50.00%) HTTP
3 80 (50.00%) NAS
3 80 (50.00%) FCoE
3 80 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
3 80 (50.00%) Multicast
4 55 (34.38%) iSCSI
5 4 (2.50%) Firewall
6 2 (1.25%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (0.63%) Network Security
7 1 (0.63%) Converged Networks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (41.88%) SQL Server
2 54 (33.75%) DB2
3 50 (31.25%) Hadoop
3 50 (31.25%) HBase
4 30 (18.75%) Data Warehouse
5 25 (15.63%) Oracle Database
6 24 (15.00%) Relational Database
7 23 (14.38%) Oracle Exadata
7 23 (14.38%) RDBMS
8 6 (3.75%) Oracle OLAP
8 6 (3.75%) OLTP
8 6 (3.75%) OLAP
8 6 (3.75%) MySQL
9 1 (0.63%) Big Data
9 1 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
General
1 93 (58.13%) Finance
2 14 (8.75%) Banking
3 11 (6.88%) Retail
4 10 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 9 (5.63%) Legal
6 2 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.63%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (67.50%) Middleware
2 50 (31.25%) Rendezvous
2 50 (31.25%) HTML
2 50 (31.25%) XML
2 50 (31.25%) XSLT
2 50 (31.25%) Ultra Messaging
3 25 (15.63%) WebSphere MQ
4 23 (14.38%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 3 (1.88%) Web Services
6 1 (0.63%) JSON
6 1 (0.63%) J2EE
6 1 (0.63%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (21.88%) Data Centre
2 25 (15.63%) Mainframe
3 23 (14.38%) FlexPod
4 5 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.88%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (1.88%) Clustering
5 3 (1.88%) Public Cloud
6 2 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.63%) PMI
7 1 (0.63%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.63%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.63%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.63%) Telematics
7 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.63%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 115 (71.88%) Windows
2 111 (69.38%) Linux
3 101 (63.13%) Solaris
4 26 (16.25%) AIX
5 25 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (14.38%) HPUX
6 23 (14.38%) OS/400
6 23 (14.38%) zOS
6 23 (14.38%) SUSE
7 14 (8.75%) UNIX
8 1 (0.63%) Android
8 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (47.50%) Benchmarking
2 76 (47.50%) Performance Tuning
3 28 (17.50%) Risk Management
4 25 (15.63%) Business Continuity
5 24 (15.00%) Converged Infrastructure
5 24 (15.00%) Mentoring
5 24 (15.00%) Coaching
6 23 (14.38%) Infrastructure Management
7 14 (8.75%) TOGAF
8 12 (7.50%) Service Management
9 9 (5.63%) Project Management
9 9 (5.63%) ITIL
10 8 (5.00%) PRINCE2
11 6 (3.75%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (3.13%) Migration
12 5 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (2.50%) IT Governance
13 4 (2.50%) Cash Management
14 3 (1.88%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 53 (33.13%) Java
2 50 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 39 (24.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (4.38%) SC Cleared
1 7 (4.38%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.88%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.25%) MCSE
3 2 (1.25%) CCIE
3 2 (1.25%) Degree
4 1 (0.63%) CCNA
4 1 (0.63%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.63%) COBIT
System Software
1 92 (57.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 83 (51.88%) Hyper-V
3 80 (50.00%) SRDF
3 80 (50.00%) NFS
4 74 (46.25%) KVM
5 54 (33.75%) Oracle RAC
6 53 (33.13%) Xen
7 6 (3.75%) Active Directory
8 2 (1.25%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.25%) XenApp
9 1 (0.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (15.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (1.25%) SCCM
3 1 (0.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 116 (72.50%) Cisco
2 113 (70.63%) Oracle
3 109 (68.13%) NetApp
4 106 (66.25%) IBM
5 104 (65.00%) EMC
6 92 (57.50%) VMware
7 76 (47.50%) Intel
8 50 (31.25%) Sybase
8 50 (31.25%) TIBCO
8 50 (31.25%) DataSynapse
9 37 (23.13%) Microsoft
10 29 (18.13%) HP
11 26 (16.25%) Red Hat
11 26 (16.25%) CheckPoint
12 23 (14.38%) Symantec
12 23 (14.38%) Juniper
12 23 (14.38%) BMC
12 23 (14.38%) CA
12 23 (14.38%) Brocade
13 6 (3.75%) Citrix
South East
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Salary: Circa £95k plus Car Allowance, Quarterly SIP Bonus, Healthcare
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
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