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 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
Senior Infrastructure Architect
Rank 865 856 880
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Architect 40 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.021% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.022% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 34 10 18
Average salary £65,000 £68,750 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £54,050 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £77,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £54,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+14.67% -9.16%
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% -

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 25 July 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 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 -13 39 £65,000 -5.45%
South East -1 13 £62,500 -
London -50 13 £66,250 -14.51%
Hampshire - 7 £62,500 -
West Yorkshire -26 5 - -
Leeds -29 5 - -
Yorkshire -33 5 - -
City of London -11 4 £90,000 +29.49%
Hertfordshire - 4 £62,500 -
East of England - 4 £62,500 -
Berkshire +7 3 £60,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £60,000 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £69,000 -
Oxford - 3 £69,000 -
Basingstoke - 3 £51,000 -
Bracknell -2 2 £60,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 2 £61,250 -
Solihull - 2 £60,000 -
South West - 2 £70,000 -
Midlands - 2 £62,500 -
Aldershot - 1 £62,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £70,000 -

Senior Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 24 (30.38%) Finance
1 24 (30.38%) Windows
2 23 (29.11%) Microsoft
3 22 (27.85%) VMware
4 17 (21.52%) Linux
5 15 (18.99%) Citrix
5 15 (18.99%) XenApp
6 14 (17.72%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (17.72%) SAN
7 13 (16.46%) Active Directory
7 13 (16.46%) Oracle
8 12 (15.19%) Banking
9 11 (13.92%) DNS
10 10 (12.66%) ITIL
10 10 (12.66%) Business Development
11 9 (11.39%) PKI
11 9 (11.39%) Security Cleared
11 9 (11.39%) Hyper-V
11 9 (11.39%) vSphere
11 9 (11.39%) Oracle Database
11 9 (11.39%) UNIX
11 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
11 9 (11.39%) SOA
11 9 (11.39%) Service Delivery
12 8 (10.13%) Risk Management
12 8 (10.13%) Solaris
12 8 (10.13%) Investment Banking
13 7 (8.86%) WebSphere
13 7 (8.86%) SCCM
13 7 (8.86%) Windows Server 2008

Senior Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (8.86%) WebLogic
1 7 (8.86%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.06%) IIS
3 2 (2.53%) Apache
3 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.53%) Drupal
3 2 (2.53%) nginx
3 2 (2.53%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.27%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.27%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.27%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (8.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.27%) MS Project
2 1 (1.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.80%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (3.80%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (3.80%) Amazon S3
1 3 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.53%) SaaS
3 1 (1.27%) PaaS
3 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.72%) SAN
2 11 (13.92%) DNS
3 6 (7.59%) Firewall
3 6 (7.59%) LAN
3 6 (7.59%) WAN
4 5 (6.33%) LDAP
4 5 (6.33%) Kerberos
4 5 (6.33%) SSL
5 3 (3.80%) TCP/IP
6 2 (2.53%) POP3
6 2 (2.53%) SMTP
6 2 (2.53%) iSCSI
6 2 (2.53%) NAS
6 2 (2.53%) ICMP
7 1 (1.27%) FCoE
7 1 (1.27%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.27%) InfiniBand
7 1 (1.27%) Internet
7 1 (1.27%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.39%) SQL Server
1 9 (11.39%) Oracle Database
2 5 (6.33%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.80%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.53%) MySQL
4 2 (2.53%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (1.27%) OLAP
5 1 (1.27%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 2 (2.53%) Subversion
1 2 (2.53%) JIRA
2 1 (1.27%) Artifactory
2 1 (1.27%) Maven
General
1 24 (30.38%) Finance
2 12 (15.19%) Banking
3 8 (10.13%) Investment Banking
4 6 (7.59%) Retail
5 5 (6.33%) Corporate Banking
5 5 (6.33%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.80%) Legal
7 2 (2.53%) Back Office
7 2 (2.53%) International Banking
8 1 (1.27%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.86%) WebSphere MQ
2 6 (7.59%) .NET
2 6 (7.59%) Web Services
3 3 (3.80%) J2EE
3 3 (3.80%) Middleware
4 2 (2.53%) Regular Expression
5 1 (1.27%) Hibernate
5 1 (1.27%) Spring
5 1 (1.27%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.27%) EJB
5 1 (1.27%) JSP
5 1 (1.27%) Servlets
5 1 (1.27%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.39%) PKI
2 6 (7.59%) Hedge funds
3 3 (3.80%) Replication
4 2 (2.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (2.53%) Derivative
4 2 (2.53%) Statistics
4 2 (2.53%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.27%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.27%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.27%) NHS
5 1 (1.27%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (30.38%) Windows
2 17 (21.52%) Linux
3 9 (11.39%) UNIX
4 8 (10.13%) Solaris
5 7 (8.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (7.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (7.59%) AIX
7 5 (6.33%) HPUX
7 5 (6.33%) Oracle Linux
7 5 (6.33%) CentOS
8 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (12.66%) ITIL
1 10 (12.66%) Business Development
2 9 (11.39%) SOA
2 9 (11.39%) Service Delivery
3 8 (10.13%) Risk Management
4 5 (6.33%) Wealth Management
4 5 (6.33%) Programme Management
4 5 (6.33%) Asset Management
4 5 (6.33%) TOGAF
5 4 (5.06%) Network Architecture
6 3 (3.80%) Business Transformation
6 3 (3.80%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (3.80%) Service Management
6 3 (3.80%) Process Management
6 3 (3.80%) Low Latency
6 3 (3.80%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (2.53%) DevOps
7 2 (2.53%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (2.53%) Information Security
7 2 (2.53%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.86%) SQL
2 3 (3.80%) C#
3 2 (2.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (11.39%) Security Cleared
2 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.06%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.80%) DV Cleared
3 3 (3.80%) MCP
3 3 (3.80%) MCSE
3 3 (3.80%) MCSA
3 3 (3.80%) CISSP
4 2 (2.53%) Degree
5 1 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.53%) COBIT
2 1 (1.27%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.27%) SLA
2 1 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (18.99%) XenApp
2 14 (17.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (16.46%) Active Directory
4 9 (11.39%) Hyper-V
4 9 (11.39%) vSphere
5 5 (6.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (5.06%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.53%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.27%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.27%) XenServer
8 1 (1.27%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (8.86%) SCCM
2 6 (7.59%) SCOM
3 5 (6.33%) Tivoli
4 3 (3.80%) Puppet
5 2 (2.53%) HAProxy
5 2 (2.53%) ZABBIX
5 2 (2.53%) Capistrano
6 1 (1.27%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 23 (29.11%) Microsoft
2 22 (27.85%) VMware
3 15 (18.99%) Citrix
4 13 (16.46%) Oracle
5 6 (7.59%) Cisco
5 6 (7.59%) Red Hat
6 5 (6.33%) IBM
6 5 (6.33%) Sun
6 5 (6.33%) AppSense
7 2 (2.53%) Fujitsu
7 2 (2.53%) EMC
7 2 (2.53%) Rackspace
7 2 (2.53%) Juniper
8 1 (1.27%) McAfee
8 1 (1.27%) HP
8 1 (1.27%) F5
8 1 (1.27%) Fortinet