The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Technical Architect
Rank 893 853 872
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +19
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Technical Architect 12 26 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.024% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.025% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 22
Average salary £62,500 £71,250 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.28% +1.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £36,000 £62,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £100,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £58,750 £76,250 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-22.95% +8.92%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110640 102566 112158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90375 84963 96161
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 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

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 25 July 2014 within the UK.

Infrastructure Technical Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Technical Architect
Top 13 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 25 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -41 12 £62,500 +25.00% 1
London -58 6 £65,000 -3.70%
South East -12 3 £62,500 +25.00%
City of London -16 2 £62,500 -37.50%
Yorkshire - 2 £52,500 -
Thames Valley - 2 £60,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £62,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £62,500 -
Leeds - 1 £52,500 -
Reading - 1 £62,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £62,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £52,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £52,500 -

Infrastructure Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (70.00%) VMware
2 11 (55.00%) Windows
3 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 7 (35.00%) Cisco
5 7 (35.00%) Citrix
6 6 (30.00%) SAN
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
6 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
7 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
7 5 (25.00%) IBM
8 4 (20.00%) VPN
8 4 (20.00%) DNS
8 4 (20.00%) ITIL
8 4 (20.00%) HP
8 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (20.00%) SCOM
8 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (20.00%) Office 365
9 3 (15.00%) F5
9 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
9 3 (15.00%) vSphere
9 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
9 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
9 3 (15.00%) XenDesktop
9 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
9 3 (15.00%) SCCM
9 3 (15.00%) Problem Management

Infrastructure Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Office 365
2 3 (15.00%) IaaS
3 2 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (30.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (30.00%) SAN
2 4 (20.00%) VPN
2 4 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (10.00%) LAN
3 2 (10.00%) WAN
3 2 (10.00%) DHCP
3 2 (10.00%) Firewall
3 2 (10.00%) IPsec
3 2 (10.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (10.00%) Kerberos
4 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (5.00%) NAS
4 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (5.00%) DMVPN
4 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
4 1 (5.00%) HSRP
4 1 (5.00%) VPLS
4 1 (5.00%) Network Security
4 1 (5.00%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) SAML
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Human Factors
2 1 (5.00%) Open Source
2 1 (5.00%) GIS
2 1 (5.00%) Replication
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
2 1 (5.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) UNIX
4 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.00%) AIX
4 1 (5.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) ITIL
1 4 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (15.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security
4 1 (5.00%) Network Design
4 1 (5.00%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (5.00%) SOA
4 1 (5.00%) BCP
4 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) CCIE
2 2 (10.00%) CCNP
2 2 (10.00%) CCNA
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) RHCE
3 1 (5.00%) MCP
3 1 (5.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) ISEB
3 1 (5.00%) RHCT
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (15.00%) vSphere
4 2 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (10.00%) UAG
4 2 (10.00%) ISA Server
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.00%) XenApp
5 1 (5.00%) NFS
5 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) SCOM
2 3 (15.00%) SCCM
3 1 (5.00%) OpenView
3 1 (5.00%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) VMware
2 7 (35.00%) Cisco
2 7 (35.00%) Citrix
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (25.00%) IBM
5 4 (20.00%) HP
6 3 (15.00%) NetApp
6 3 (15.00%) F5
7 2 (10.00%) Aruba
7 2 (10.00%) Oracle
7 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
8 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
8 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (5.00%) Juniper
8 1 (5.00%) Dell