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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Solution Architect
Rank 792 890 854
Rank change year-on-year
+98 -36
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Solutions Architect 80 34 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.029% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.030% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 63 29 25
Average salary £87,500 £70,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £35,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £110,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £61,750 £57,750
% change year-on-year
-2.83% +6.92%

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
104076 112022 103310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.62% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 85215 91280 86022
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 2015 within the UK.

Infrastructure Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Top 25 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 6 May 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 +72 79 £87,500 +25.00% 3
London +57 44 £87,500 +25.00% 1
North West - 12 £46,000 -
Manchester - 11 - -
South East +15 10 £72,500 -27.50%
Yorkshire +10 8 £55,000 +57.14% 1
West Yorkshire +12 7 £55,000 +57.14%
Bradford - 7 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £65,000 -
City of London +34 3 £75,000 -
Hampshire -4 3 - -
Milton Keynes - 3 £65,000 -
South West -10 1 £60,000 +9.09%
Burnley - 1 £46,000 -
Leeds - 1 £46,000 -
Bath - 1 £60,000 -
Reading - 1 £75,000 -
Sheffield - 1 £70,000 -
Skipton - 1 £46,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £75,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £46,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £46,000 - 1
Somerset - 1 £60,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £70,000 -
Surrey - 1 - -

Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 94 (61.04%) Windows
2 91 (59.09%) SAN
3 90 (58.44%) Linux
4 88 (57.14%) Oracle
4 88 (57.14%) Cisco
5 87 (56.49%) Middleware
6 86 (55.84%) WebSphere
7 84 (54.55%) IBM
8 82 (53.25%) NetApp
8 82 (53.25%) EMC
9 81 (52.60%) Solaris
10 74 (48.05%) VMware
11 71 (46.10%) VMware Infrastructure
12 69 (44.81%) Finance
13 67 (43.51%) Hyper-V
14 62 (40.26%) KVM
14 62 (40.26%) WAN
15 61 (39.61%) LAN
16 58 (37.66%) SQL Server
16 58 (37.66%) Agile Software Development
17 55 (35.71%) Oracle Coherence
18 53 (34.42%) NAS
18 53 (34.42%) SRDF
18 53 (34.42%) FCoE
18 53 (34.42%) Fibre Channel
18 53 (34.42%) Multicast
18 53 (34.42%) Performance Tuning
18 53 (34.42%) Benchmarking
18 53 (34.42%) DB2
18 53 (34.42%) IIS

Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 86 (55.84%) WebSphere
2 55 (35.71%) Oracle Coherence
3 53 (34.42%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 53 (34.42%) IIS
3 53 (34.42%) Apache
3 53 (34.42%) Tomcat
4 29 (18.83%) WebLogic
5 5 (3.25%) Lync
5 5 (3.25%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.95%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (1.30%) JBoss
8 1 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (3.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 32 (20.78%) RMDS
2 1 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.25%) SaaS
2 3 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.30%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.30%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.30%) Office 365
3 2 (1.30%) Route 53
3 2 (1.30%) Amazon Glacier
3 2 (1.30%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (0.65%) IaaS
4 1 (0.65%) PaaS
4 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 91 (59.09%) SAN
2 62 (40.26%) WAN
3 61 (39.61%) LAN
4 53 (34.42%) HTTP
4 53 (34.42%) NAS
4 53 (34.42%) FCoE
4 53 (34.42%) Fibre Channel
4 53 (34.42%) Multicast
5 34 (22.08%) iSCSI
6 6 (3.90%) Internet
7 5 (3.25%) Firewall
8 2 (1.30%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (1.30%) Network Security
9 1 (0.65%) DNS
9 1 (0.65%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (37.66%) SQL Server
2 53 (34.42%) DB2
3 32 (20.78%) Hadoop
3 32 (20.78%) HBase
4 30 (19.48%) Relational Database
5 28 (18.18%) Oracle Database
5 28 (18.18%) Oracle Exadata
5 28 (18.18%) RDBMS
6 21 (13.64%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.25%) MySQL
8 4 (2.60%) OLTP
8 4 (2.60%) OLAP
8 4 (2.60%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (1.30%) Big Data
9 2 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
General
1 69 (44.81%) Finance
2 23 (14.94%) Banking
3 18 (11.69%) Retail
3 18 (11.69%) Telecoms
4 16 (10.39%) Legal
5 3 (1.95%) Advertising
6 2 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (56.49%) Middleware
2 32 (20.78%) Rendezvous
2 32 (20.78%) HTML
2 32 (20.78%) XML
2 32 (20.78%) XSLT
2 32 (20.78%) Ultra Messaging
3 30 (19.48%) WebSphere MQ
4 28 (18.18%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (1.30%) JSON
5 2 (1.30%) J2EE
5 2 (1.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (18.18%) FlexPod
2 19 (12.34%) Mainframe
3 7 (4.55%) Public Cloud
4 5 (3.25%) BYOD
4 5 (3.25%) CMDB
5 4 (2.60%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.95%) Clustering
7 2 (1.30%) Web 2.0
7 2 (1.30%) Replication
7 2 (1.30%) Telematics
7 2 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.30%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.65%) PMI
8 1 (0.65%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.65%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.65%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 94 (61.04%) Windows
2 90 (58.44%) Linux
3 81 (52.60%) Solaris
4 30 (19.48%) AIX
5 28 (18.18%) HPUX
5 28 (18.18%) OS/400
5 28 (18.18%) zOS
5 28 (18.18%) SUSE
5 28 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (12.34%) UNIX
7 2 (1.30%) Android
7 2 (1.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (37.66%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (34.42%) Benchmarking
2 53 (34.42%) Performance Tuning
3 33 (21.43%) Infrastructure Management
3 33 (21.43%) Coaching
4 30 (19.48%) Business Continuity
5 29 (18.83%) Mentoring
6 25 (16.23%) TOGAF
7 24 (15.58%) Risk Management
8 16 (10.39%) Service Management
9 12 (7.79%) ITIL
10 10 (6.49%) Technical Architecture
11 9 (5.84%) PRINCE2
12 8 (5.19%) Project Management
13 7 (4.55%) Load Balancing
14 6 (3.90%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (3.90%) Disaster Recovery
15 5 (3.25%) Technical Analysis
15 5 (3.25%) Cash Management
16 4 (2.60%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 36 (23.38%) Java
2 32 (20.78%) JavaScript
3 28 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (7.79%) SC Cleared
1 12 (7.79%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.25%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.95%) CCNA
3 3 (1.95%) MCSE
3 3 (1.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.30%) CCIE
5 1 (0.65%) LPIC
5 1 (0.65%) Degree
5 1 (0.65%) CCAA
5 1 (0.65%) CCA
5 1 (0.65%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.65%) CCEA
5 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.65%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.25%) QA
2 2 (1.30%) COBIT
System Software
1 71 (46.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 67 (43.51%) Hyper-V
3 62 (40.26%) KVM
4 53 (34.42%) SRDF
4 53 (34.42%) NFS
5 35 (22.73%) Oracle RAC
6 34 (22.08%) Xen
7 9 (5.84%) Active Directory
8 3 (1.95%) vSphere
9 1 (0.65%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 30 (19.48%) Tivoli
2 4 (2.60%) SCCM
3 2 (1.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 88 (57.14%) Cisco
1 88 (57.14%) Oracle
2 84 (54.55%) IBM
3 82 (53.25%) EMC
3 82 (53.25%) NetApp
4 74 (48.05%) VMware
5 53 (34.42%) Intel
6 42 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 32 (20.78%) HP
7 32 (20.78%) Sybase
7 32 (20.78%) TIBCO
7 32 (20.78%) DataSynapse
8 30 (19.48%) Red Hat
9 29 (18.83%) CheckPoint
9 29 (18.83%) Juniper
10 28 (18.18%) BMC
10 28 (18.18%) CA
10 28 (18.18%) Symantec
10 28 (18.18%) Brocade
11 7 (4.55%) Citrix
England
Modis International - London
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + car, pension, health care
Posted: 5 days ago