The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Technical Architect
Rank 864 932 857
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -75
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Technical Architect 32 8 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.029% 0.007% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.007% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 31 8 21
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +21.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £68,250 £64,300
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £56,125 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+24.72% -2.39%

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
104431 113016 104618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.61% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 85383 91912 87037
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Infrastructure Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Infrastructure Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Technical Architect
Salary Trend

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

Infrastructure Technical Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Technical Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Technical Architect over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 within the UK.

Infrastructure Technical Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Technical Architect
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Technical Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 4 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 +53 32 £70,000 +7.69%
London +41 12 £75,000 +13.20%
West Yorkshire - 11 £70,000 -
Yorkshire - 11 £70,000 -
Leeds - 11 £70,000 -
East of England - 6 £62,500 -
Suffolk - 6 £62,500 -
Ipswich - 6 £62,500 -
City of London +27 4 £62,000 -6.41%
North West - 2 £62,500 -
Barrow-in-Furness - 2 £62,500 -
Cumbria - 2 £62,500 -
South East +16 1 £44,000 -32.04%
West Sussex - 1 £44,000 -

Infrastructure Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Infrastructure Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title.

1 37 (59.68%) Linux
2 27 (43.55%) Windows
3 26 (41.94%) SAN
4 24 (38.71%) Firewall
5 20 (32.26%) Migration
6 18 (29.03%) Finance
6 18 (29.03%) Puppet
7 17 (27.42%) Active Directory
8 16 (25.81%) HP
9 15 (24.19%) VMware
10 14 (22.58%) SQL
11 13 (20.97%) SharePoint
12 12 (19.35%) UNIX
12 12 (19.35%) SQL Server
12 12 (19.35%) Middleware
12 12 (19.35%) Open Source
12 12 (19.35%) Cobbler
12 12 (19.35%) Enterprise Software
13 11 (17.74%) People Management
13 11 (17.74%) Bash Shell
13 11 (17.74%) SCOM
13 11 (17.74%) Subversion
13 11 (17.74%) Dynamics GP
13 11 (17.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (17.74%) Degree
13 11 (17.74%) JIRA
13 11 (17.74%) Computer Science
13 11 (17.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (17.74%) Remedy
13 11 (17.74%) Nagios

Infrastructure Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Infrastructure Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (20.97%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.06%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.84%) Lync
5 2 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (3.23%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (17.74%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.68%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (8.06%) SaaS
4 2 (3.23%) IaaS
4 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (41.94%) SAN
2 24 (38.71%) Firewall
3 11 (17.74%) FTP
4 8 (12.90%) LAN
4 8 (12.90%) WAN
5 7 (11.29%) Internet
6 3 (4.84%) Cisco ISE
6 3 (4.84%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.61%) VLAN
7 1 (1.61%) VPN
7 1 (1.61%) DNS
7 1 (1.61%) DMZ
7 1 (1.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (17.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (17.74%) Subversion
1 11 (17.74%) JIRA
General
1 18 (29.03%) Finance
2 3 (4.84%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.23%) Banking
4 1 (1.61%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (19.35%) Middleware
2 2 (3.23%) Web Services
3 1 (1.61%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.35%) Open Source
1 12 (19.35%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (17.74%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.06%) Public Cloud
3 5 (8.06%) BYOD
3 5 (8.06%) CMDB
4 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.61%) Replication
6 1 (1.61%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.61%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 37 (59.68%) Linux
2 27 (43.55%) Windows
3 12 (19.35%) UNIX
4 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.26%) Migration
2 11 (17.74%) People Management
2 11 (17.74%) Project Management
2 11 (17.74%) Service Management
3 9 (14.52%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (9.68%) Load Balancing
4 6 (9.68%) Coaching
5 5 (8.06%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (8.06%) Technical Analysis
5 5 (8.06%) Service Delivery
6 3 (4.84%) Identity Management
6 3 (4.84%) Mentoring
7 2 (3.23%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.23%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (3.23%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (3.23%) Asset Management
7 2 (3.23%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.58%) SQL
2 11 (17.74%) Bash Shell
3 7 (11.29%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.23%) Python
4 2 (3.23%) Java
4 2 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (17.74%) Degree
2 3 (4.84%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) MCITP
3 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) MCSE
3 1 (1.61%) MCSA
3 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) QA
2 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (27.42%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.06%) XenApp
4 4 (6.45%) vSphere
5 3 (4.84%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 18 (29.03%) Puppet
2 12 (19.35%) Cobbler
3 11 (17.74%) SCOM
3 11 (17.74%) Nagios
3 11 (17.74%) OpenView
4 6 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.61%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (25.81%) HP
2 15 (24.19%) VMware
3 11 (17.74%) Remedy
3 11 (17.74%) Oracle
4 10 (16.13%) Citrix
4 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
5 9 (14.52%) EMC
6 8 (12.90%) Cisco
7 5 (8.06%) NetApp
8 3 (4.84%) Isilon
8 3 (4.84%) Juniper
9 2 (3.23%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.61%) Hyland
10 1 (1.61%) 3PAR