The first table below looks at the demand for the Senior Infrastructure Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Infrastructure Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Infrastructure Architect
Rank 845 849 875
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Architect 36 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.019% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.021% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 32 9 19
Average salary £65,000 £77,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.12% +14.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,600 £54,900 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £78,000 £86,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £54,750 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+14.15% -12.40%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109888 102187 111746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.37% 94.26% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 89595 84579 95723
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 £26,250 £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% -

Senior Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend

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

Senior Infrastructure Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Architect over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 within the UK.

Senior Infrastructure Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Architect
Top 22 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 1 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 -45 35 £65,000 -16.12%
South East - 12 £62,500 -
London -35 11 £66,250 -14.51%
Hampshire - 6 £56,750 -
City of London -9 4 £90,000 +29.49%
Hertfordshire - 4 £62,500 -
East of England - 4 £62,500 -
West Midlands - 4 £62,500 -
Yorkshire -27 3 - -
Leeds -32 3 - -
West Yorkshire -42 3 - -
Berkshire - 3 £60,000 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £69,000 -
Oxford - 3 £69,000 -
Basingstoke - 3 £51,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £67,500 -
Bracknell - 2 £60,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £61,250 -
Solihull - 2 £60,000 -
Midlands - 2 £62,500 -
South West - 2 £70,000 -
Aldershot - 1 £62,500 -

Senior Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Infrastructure 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 Senior Infrastructure Architect in their job title.

1 23 (31.08%) Windows
1 23 (31.08%) Microsoft
2 22 (29.73%) Finance
3 20 (27.03%) VMware
4 15 (20.27%) Linux
5 14 (18.92%) Active Directory
5 14 (18.92%) Citrix
5 14 (18.92%) SAN
5 14 (18.92%) XenApp
6 13 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (16.22%) Oracle
7 12 (16.22%) Banking
8 10 (13.51%) ITIL
8 10 (13.51%) DNS
8 10 (13.51%) Business Development
9 9 (12.16%) vSphere
9 9 (12.16%) SQL Server
9 9 (12.16%) SOA
10 8 (10.81%) Solaris
10 8 (10.81%) UNIX
10 8 (10.81%) PKI
10 8 (10.81%) Risk Management
10 8 (10.81%) Service Delivery
10 8 (10.81%) Hyper-V
10 8 (10.81%) Investment Banking
10 8 (10.81%) Security Cleared
10 8 (10.81%) Oracle Database
11 7 (9.46%) SCCM
11 7 (9.46%) WebSphere
11 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2008

Senior Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Infrastructure 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 Senior Infrastructure Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (9.46%) WebSphere
1 7 (9.46%) WebLogic
2 4 (5.41%) IIS
3 2 (2.70%) Apache
3 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.70%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.70%) Drupal
3 2 (2.70%) nginx
3 2 (2.70%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.35%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (9.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.70%) MS Office
3 1 (1.35%) MS Project
3 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (4.05%) Amazon S3
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (4.05%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (2.70%) Office 365
2 2 (2.70%) SaaS
3 1 (1.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (18.92%) SAN
2 10 (13.51%) DNS
3 6 (8.11%) LAN
3 6 (8.11%) WAN
3 6 (8.11%) Firewall
4 5 (6.76%) LDAP
4 5 (6.76%) Kerberos
4 5 (6.76%) SSL
5 3 (4.05%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.70%) POP3
6 2 (2.70%) SMTP
6 2 (2.70%) ICMP
6 2 (2.70%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.70%) NAS
7 1 (1.35%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.35%) FCoE
7 1 (1.35%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.35%) InfiniBand
7 1 (1.35%) ATM
7 1 (1.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.16%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.81%) Oracle Database
3 5 (6.76%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (4.05%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.70%) MySQL
5 2 (2.70%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.35%) OLAP
6 1 (1.35%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Subversion
1 2 (2.70%) JIRA
2 1 (1.35%) Artifactory
2 1 (1.35%) Maven
General
1 22 (29.73%) Finance
2 12 (16.22%) Banking
3 8 (10.81%) Investment Banking
4 5 (6.76%) Corporate Banking
4 5 (6.76%) Retail
5 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
6 3 (4.05%) Legal
7 2 (2.70%) Back Office
7 2 (2.70%) International Banking
8 1 (1.35%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.46%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (8.11%) .NET
2 6 (8.11%) Web Services
3 3 (4.05%) J2EE
3 3 (4.05%) Middleware
4 2 (2.70%) Regular Expression
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.35%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.35%) Spring
5 1 (1.35%) EJB
5 1 (1.35%) JSP
5 1 (1.35%) Servlets
5 1 (1.35%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) PKI
2 6 (8.11%) Hedge funds
3 3 (4.05%) Replication
4 2 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.70%) Derivative
4 2 (2.70%) Statistics
4 2 (2.70%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.35%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.35%) Clustering
5 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.35%) NHS
5 1 (1.35%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 23 (31.08%) Windows
2 15 (20.27%) Linux
3 8 (10.81%) Solaris
3 8 (10.81%) UNIX
4 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (8.11%) AIX
6 5 (6.76%) CentOS
6 5 (6.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (6.76%) Oracle Linux
6 5 (6.76%) HPUX
7 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.51%) ITIL
1 10 (13.51%) Business Development
2 9 (12.16%) SOA
3 8 (10.81%) Risk Management
3 8 (10.81%) Service Delivery
4 5 (6.76%) Wealth Management
4 5 (6.76%) Asset Management
4 5 (6.76%) TOGAF
4 5 (6.76%) Programme Management
5 3 (4.05%) Network Architecture
5 3 (4.05%) Low Latency
5 3 (4.05%) Business Transformation
5 3 (4.05%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (4.05%) Service Management
5 3 (4.05%) Process Management
5 3 (4.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (2.70%) B2B
6 2 (2.70%) B2C
6 2 (2.70%) Project Management
6 2 (2.70%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.46%) SQL
2 3 (4.05%) C#
3 2 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.41%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.05%) DV Cleared
4 3 (4.05%) MCP
4 3 (4.05%) MCSE
4 3 (4.05%) MCSA
4 3 (4.05%) CISSP
5 2 (2.70%) Degree
6 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) COBIT
2 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (18.92%) Active Directory
1 14 (18.92%) XenApp
2 13 (17.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (12.16%) vSphere
4 8 (10.81%) Hyper-V
5 4 (5.41%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (5.41%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.35%) XenServer
6 1 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (9.46%) SCCM
2 5 (6.76%) SCOM
2 5 (6.76%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.70%) HAProxy
3 2 (2.70%) Capistrano
3 2 (2.70%) Puppet
3 2 (2.70%) ZABBIX
4 1 (1.35%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 23 (31.08%) Microsoft
2 20 (27.03%) VMware
3 14 (18.92%) Citrix
4 12 (16.22%) Oracle
5 5 (6.76%) Sun
5 5 (6.76%) Cisco
5 5 (6.76%) IBM
5 5 (6.76%) Red Hat
6 4 (5.41%) AppSense
7 2 (2.70%) Juniper
7 2 (2.70%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.35%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.35%) Fujitsu
8 1 (1.35%) F5
8 1 (1.35%) McAfee
8 1 (1.35%) HP
8 1 (1.35%) EMC