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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Solution Architect
Rank 812 900 862
Rank change year-on-year
+88 -38
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Solutions Architect 80 46 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.039% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.041% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 65 37 30
Average salary £87,500 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £110,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £67,500 £59,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +14.40%

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
102183 111859 102313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 83932 91897 85042
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 May 2015 within the UK.

Infrastructure Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Top 27 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 27 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 +86 79 £87,500 +21.52% 10
London +63 48 £87,500 -4.89% 2
North West +14 12 £46,000 -29.23%
Manchester - 11 - -
Yorkshire +13 7 £55,000 +57.14% 4
South East +8 6 £65,000 -35.00% 4
West Yorkshire +16 4 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Bradford - 4 £55,000 -
City of London +47 3 £75,000 -
Hampshire -4 3 - -
South Yorkshire - 3 £65,000 - 2
Sheffield - 2 £67,500 - 1
East of England +14 1 £75,000 +36.36%
South West -17 1 £60,000 +9.09%
Bath - 1 £60,000 -
Skipton - 1 £46,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £60,000 - 1
Essex - 1 £75,000 -
Burnley - 1 £46,000 -
Doncaster - 1 £65,000 - 1
Gatwick - 1 £65,000 - 1
Leeds - 1 £46,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £65,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 1 £60,000 - 1
Lancashire - 1 £46,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £46,000 - 1
Somerset - 1 £60,000 -

Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 105 (64.81%) Windows
2 103 (63.58%) Linux
3 99 (61.11%) Oracle
3 99 (61.11%) Cisco
4 97 (59.88%) SAN
5 96 (59.26%) Middleware
6 95 (58.64%) WebSphere
7 94 (58.02%) NetApp
8 93 (57.41%) IBM
9 91 (56.17%) EMC
10 90 (55.56%) Solaris
11 81 (50.00%) VMware
12 79 (48.77%) VMware Infrastructure
13 76 (46.91%) Finance
14 74 (45.68%) Hyper-V
15 68 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
16 67 (41.36%) KVM
17 65 (40.12%) Oracle Coherence
17 65 (40.12%) SQL Server
17 65 (40.12%) WAN
18 64 (39.51%) LAN
19 63 (38.89%) HTTP
19 63 (38.89%) NFS
19 63 (38.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
19 63 (38.89%) Intel
19 63 (38.89%) IIS
19 63 (38.89%) Apache
19 63 (38.89%) Tomcat
19 63 (38.89%) Benchmarking
19 63 (38.89%) NAS

Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 95 (58.64%) WebSphere
2 65 (40.12%) Oracle Coherence
3 63 (38.89%) Apache
3 63 (38.89%) Tomcat
3 63 (38.89%) IIS
3 63 (38.89%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 28 (17.28%) WebLogic
5 4 (2.47%) Lync
5 4 (2.47%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.85%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (1.23%) JBoss
8 1 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.62%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (1.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 39 (24.07%) RMDS
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.23%) Route 53
2 2 (1.23%) IaaS
2 2 (1.23%) Amazon Glacier
2 2 (1.23%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.23%) Amazon S3
2 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.62%) SaaS
3 1 (0.62%) PaaS
3 1 (0.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 97 (59.88%) SAN
2 65 (40.12%) WAN
3 64 (39.51%) LAN
4 63 (38.89%) HTTP
4 63 (38.89%) NAS
4 63 (38.89%) FCoE
4 63 (38.89%) Fibre Channel
4 63 (38.89%) Multicast
5 40 (24.69%) iSCSI
6 4 (2.47%) Firewall
7 2 (1.23%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (1.23%) Network Security
7 2 (1.23%) Internet
7 2 (1.23%) Converged Networks
8 1 (0.62%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.62%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (40.12%) SQL Server
2 56 (34.57%) DB2
3 39 (24.07%) Hadoop
3 39 (24.07%) HBase
4 29 (17.90%) Oracle Database
4 29 (17.90%) Relational Database
5 27 (16.67%) Oracle Exadata
5 27 (16.67%) RDBMS
6 24 (14.81%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (4.94%) MySQL
8 5 (3.09%) OLTP
8 5 (3.09%) OLAP
8 5 (3.09%) Oracle OLAP
9 2 (1.23%) Big Data
9 2 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
General
1 76 (46.91%) Finance
2 23 (14.20%) Banking
3 18 (11.11%) Retail
3 18 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 16 (9.88%) Legal
5 2 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.62%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (59.26%) Middleware
2 39 (24.07%) Rendezvous
2 39 (24.07%) HTML
2 39 (24.07%) XML
2 39 (24.07%) XSLT
2 39 (24.07%) Ultra Messaging
3 29 (17.90%) WebSphere MQ
4 27 (16.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (1.23%) JSON
5 2 (1.23%) J2EE
5 2 (1.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 41 (25.31%) Data Centre
2 27 (16.67%) FlexPod
3 23 (14.20%) Mainframe
4 5 (3.09%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.47%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.85%) Clustering
7 2 (1.23%) Web 2.0
7 2 (1.23%) Replication
7 2 (1.23%) Telematics
7 2 (1.23%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.62%) PMI
8 1 (0.62%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.62%) BYOD
8 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.62%) CMDB
8 1 (0.62%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 105 (64.81%) Windows
2 103 (63.58%) Linux
3 90 (55.56%) Solaris
4 29 (17.90%) AIX
5 27 (16.67%) HPUX
5 27 (16.67%) OS/400
5 27 (16.67%) zOS
5 27 (16.67%) SUSE
5 27 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (12.35%) UNIX
7 2 (1.23%) Android
7 2 (1.23%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (38.89%) Benchmarking
2 63 (38.89%) Performance Tuning
3 30 (18.52%) Business Continuity
4 28 (17.28%) Infrastructure Management
4 28 (17.28%) Mentoring
4 28 (17.28%) Coaching
4 28 (17.28%) Converged Infrastructure
5 27 (16.67%) Risk Management
6 22 (13.58%) TOGAF
7 17 (10.49%) Service Management
8 11 (6.79%) ITIL
9 10 (6.17%) Project Management
10 9 (5.56%) PRINCE2
11 8 (4.94%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (4.32%) Disaster Recovery
13 6 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
14 5 (3.09%) Cash Management
15 4 (2.47%) Migration
15 4 (2.47%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 43 (26.54%) Java
2 39 (24.07%) JavaScript
3 35 (21.60%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (7.41%) SC Cleared
1 12 (7.41%) Security Cleared
2 5 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.85%) MCSE
3 3 (1.85%) CCNA
3 3 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (1.23%) CCIE
5 1 (0.62%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.62%) CCA
5 1 (0.62%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.62%) CCEA
5 1 (0.62%) LPIC
5 1 (0.62%) Degree
5 1 (0.62%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.23%) COBIT
2 1 (0.62%) QA
System Software
1 79 (48.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 74 (45.68%) Hyper-V
3 67 (41.36%) KVM
4 63 (38.89%) SRDF
4 63 (38.89%) NFS
5 42 (25.93%) Oracle RAC
6 41 (25.31%) Xen
7 7 (4.32%) Active Directory
8 3 (1.85%) vSphere
9 2 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.62%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 29 (17.90%) Tivoli
2 5 (3.09%) SCCM
3 2 (1.23%) SCOM
Vendors
1 99 (61.11%) Cisco
1 99 (61.11%) Oracle
2 94 (58.02%) NetApp
3 93 (57.41%) IBM
4 91 (56.17%) EMC
5 81 (50.00%) VMware
6 63 (38.89%) Intel
7 39 (24.07%) Sybase
7 39 (24.07%) Microsoft
7 39 (24.07%) TIBCO
7 39 (24.07%) DataSynapse
8 32 (19.75%) HP
9 29 (17.90%) Red Hat
9 29 (17.90%) CheckPoint
10 28 (17.28%) Juniper
11 27 (16.67%) BMC
11 27 (16.67%) CA
11 27 (16.67%) Symantec
11 27 (16.67%) Brocade
12 6 (3.70%) Citrix
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