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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Technical Architect
Rank 895 849 867
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Technical Architect 9 22 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.020% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.021% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 31
Average salary £60,000 £73,750 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.64% -4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £36,000 £68,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £100,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £53,750 £78,750 £80,000
% change year-on-year
-31.74% -1.56%

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
110590 102435 111475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.25% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89418 84946 95316
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 2014 within the UK.

Infrastructure Technical Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Technical Architect
Top 8 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 22 August 2014. 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 -26 9 £60,000 +14.28% 1
London -17 5 £65,000 -3.70%
South East -20 2 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Thames Valley - 2 £60,000 -
Yorkshire - 2 £52,500 -
Leeds - 1 £52,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £52,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £52,500 -

Infrastructure Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 14 (66.67%) VMware
2 11 (52.38%) Windows
3 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
4 8 (38.10%) Cisco
5 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (33.33%) Citrix
6 6 (28.57%) SAN
6 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 5 (23.81%) ITIL
7 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
7 5 (23.81%) IBM
8 4 (19.05%) VPN
8 4 (19.05%) DNS
8 4 (19.05%) HP
8 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (19.05%) SCOM
8 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (19.05%) Office 365
9 3 (14.29%) F5
9 3 (14.29%) vSphere
9 3 (14.29%) XenDesktop
9 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
9 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
9 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
9 3 (14.29%) SCCM
9 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
9 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery

Infrastructure Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
2 5 (23.81%) SharePoint
3 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (9.52%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (4.76%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
2 3 (14.29%) IaaS
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) SAN
1 6 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 4 (19.05%) VPN
2 4 (19.05%) DNS
3 2 (9.52%) LAN
3 2 (9.52%) WAN
3 2 (9.52%) DHCP
3 2 (9.52%) Kerberos
3 2 (9.52%) Firewall
3 2 (9.52%) IPsec
3 2 (9.52%) iSCSI
4 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (4.76%) DMVPN
4 1 (4.76%) NetScaler
4 1 (4.76%) HSRP
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.76%) NAS
4 1 (4.76%) VPLS
4 1 (4.76%) Network Security
4 1 (4.76%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (9.52%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) SAML
2 1 (4.76%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Human Factors
2 1 (4.76%) Open Source
2 1 (4.76%) CESG
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
2 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
3 2 (9.52%) UNIX
3 2 (9.52%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Mac OS
4 1 (4.76%) AIX
4 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Network Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.76%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.76%) Network Design
5 1 (4.76%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (4.76%) Change Management
5 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security
5 1 (4.76%) BCP
5 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) SOA
5 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
1 3 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (9.52%) CCIE
2 2 (9.52%) CCNP
2 2 (9.52%) CCNA
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) RHCT
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.76%) RHCE
3 1 (4.76%) ISEB
3 1 (4.76%) MCSE
3 1 (4.76%) MCP
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) vSphere
3 3 (14.29%) XenDesktop
4 2 (9.52%) ISA Server
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.52%) XenApp
4 2 (9.52%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (9.52%) UAG
5 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.76%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) SCOM
2 3 (14.29%) SCCM
3 1 (4.76%) AppDNA
3 1 (4.76%) OpenView
Vendors
1 14 (66.67%) VMware
2 8 (38.10%) Cisco
3 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (33.33%) Citrix
4 5 (23.81%) IBM
5 4 (19.05%) HP
6 3 (14.29%) F5
6 3 (14.29%) NetApp
7 2 (9.52%) Oracle
7 2 (9.52%) Juniper
7 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
7 2 (9.52%) Aruba
8 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
8 1 (4.76%) Dell
8 1 (4.76%) Red Hat