The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Infrastructure Architect
Rank 881 889 852
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -37
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Architect 12 18 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.016% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.017% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 12 18 14
Average salary £76,500 £65,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.69% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £59,100 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £102,500 £70,250 £75,250
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £63,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-32.54% +15.90%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Senior Infrastructure Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Architect
Top 11 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 28 August 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 -1 12 £76,500 +17.69%
London +15 9 £102,500 +57.69%
Burnley - 1 £43,000 -
Skipton - 1 £43,000 -
Bradford - 1 £43,000 -
Leeds - 1 £43,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £43,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £43,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £43,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £43,000 -
North West - 1 £43,000 -

Senior Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 12 (38.71%) Finance
1 12 (38.71%) Windows
2 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
3 8 (25.81%) ITIL
3 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
3 8 (25.81%) Data Centre
4 7 (22.58%) SLA
4 7 (22.58%) Banking
5 6 (19.35%) Matrix Management
5 6 (19.35%) Business Continuity
5 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (19.35%) Change Control
5 6 (19.35%) Capacity Management
6 5 (16.13%) Big Data
6 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (16.13%) Visualisation
6 5 (16.13%) Migration
6 5 (16.13%) VMware
6 5 (16.13%) Investment Banking
7 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (12.90%) Citrix
7 4 (12.90%) UNIX
7 4 (12.90%) SQL
8 3 (9.68%) Oracle
8 3 (9.68%) Linux
8 3 (9.68%) SAN
8 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure

Senior Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.45%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (6.45%) Lync
2 1 (3.23%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Office 365
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.23%) CloudFront
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon S3
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon ELB
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (3.23%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (3.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) SAN
2 2 (6.45%) Firewall
2 2 (6.45%) DHCP
2 2 (6.45%) DNS
3 1 (3.23%) VPN
3 1 (3.23%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) Big Data
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (38.71%) Finance
2 7 (22.58%) Banking
3 5 (16.13%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) Web Services
1 1 (3.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Data Centre
2 5 (16.13%) Visualisation
3 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (6.45%) GIS
5 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) UNIX
3 3 (9.68%) Linux
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) ITIL
2 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (19.35%) Business Continuity
2 6 (19.35%) Matrix Management
2 6 (19.35%) Capacity Management
2 6 (19.35%) Change Control
3 5 (16.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 5 (16.13%) Migration
4 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (12.90%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.45%) Requirements Management
6 2 (6.45%) Financial Modelling
6 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.45%) Service Management
6 2 (6.45%) Change Management
6 2 (6.45%) Project Governance
7 1 (3.23%) SIEM
7 1 (3.23%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (3.23%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) MCSE
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (25.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.45%) XenApp
3 2 (6.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) SCCM
1 2 (6.45%) SCOM
1 2 (6.45%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) VMware
3 4 (12.90%) Citrix
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco
5 2 (6.45%) HP
6 1 (3.23%) Symantec
6 1 (3.23%) Veeam
6 1 (3.23%) 3PAR