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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Infrastructure Architect
Rank 878 871 864
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Architect 15 40 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.036% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.038% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 13
Average salary £75,000 £62,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £55,800
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £62,500 £61,250
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +2.04%

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
107809 104785 105042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.70% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 89260 86303 89863
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 21 November 2014 within the UK.

Senior Infrastructure Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Architect
Top 15 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 21 November 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 -38 15 £75,000 +27.65% 2
London -22 9 £77,500 +16.98% 1
South East -21 3 £53,500 - 1
Surrey - 2 £60,000 - 1
Berkshire +7 1 - -
Hertfordshire -20 1 £50,000 -
East of England -25 1 £50,000 -
Yorkshire -36 1 £60,000 -5.88%
West Sussex - 1 £47,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £60,000 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 £60,000 -
Watford - 1 £50,000 -
Crawley - 1 £47,000 -
Leatherhead - 1 £60,000 -

Senior Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 21 (53.85%) Windows
2 20 (51.28%) Microsoft
2 20 (51.28%) VMware
3 16 (41.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (30.77%) Active Directory
5 10 (25.64%) DNS
5 10 (25.64%) Finance
5 10 (25.64%) Hyper-V
6 9 (23.08%) SAN
6 9 (23.08%) UNIX
6 9 (23.08%) Linux
7 7 (17.95%) Citrix
8 6 (15.38%) ITIL
8 6 (15.38%) SQL
8 6 (15.38%) XenApp
9 5 (12.82%) Degree
9 5 (12.82%) Firewall
9 5 (12.82%) Oracle
9 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
10 4 (10.26%) SOA
10 4 (10.26%) Solaris
10 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
10 4 (10.26%) MySQL
10 4 (10.26%) Dell
10 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (10.26%) SSL
10 4 (10.26%) Cisco
10 4 (10.26%) TOGAF
10 4 (10.26%) Banking
10 4 (10.26%) PKI

Senior Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 3 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 2 (5.13%) Drupal
2 2 (5.13%) nginx
2 2 (5.13%) Apache Solr
2 2 (5.13%) Apache
2 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
2 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.13%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.56%) IIS
3 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS Office
3 1 (2.56%) MS Project
3 1 (2.56%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (5.13%) SaaS
1 2 (5.13%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) IaaS
2 1 (2.56%) PaaS
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.64%) DNS
2 9 (23.08%) SAN
3 5 (12.82%) Firewall
4 4 (10.26%) SSL
5 3 (7.69%) WAN
5 3 (7.69%) DHCP
5 3 (7.69%) Kerberos
6 2 (5.13%) POP3
6 2 (5.13%) SMTP
6 2 (5.13%) LDAP
6 2 (5.13%) LAN
6 2 (5.13%) HTTPS
6 2 (5.13%) ICMP
7 1 (2.56%) MPLS
7 1 (2.56%) Wireless
7 1 (2.56%) IPsec
7 1 (2.56%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.56%) NAS
7 1 (2.56%) Packet Switching
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.26%) MySQL
1 4 (10.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.13%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Subversion
1 2 (5.13%) JIRA
General
1 10 (25.64%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Banking
3 3 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Retail
5 1 (2.56%) International Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Legal
5 1 (2.56%) Advertising
5 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.56%) Back Office
5 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) Web Services
1 3 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (7.69%) .NET
2 2 (5.13%) Middleware
2 2 (5.13%) Regular Expression
3 1 (2.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) PKI
2 3 (7.69%) Replication
3 1 (2.56%) Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (2.56%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.56%) Derivative
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.56%) Open Source
3 1 (2.56%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.56%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 21 (53.85%) Windows
2 9 (23.08%) UNIX
2 9 (23.08%) Linux
3 4 (10.26%) Solaris
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.13%) CentOS
5 2 (5.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.13%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (5.13%) AIX
5 2 (5.13%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.38%) ITIL
2 4 (10.26%) SOA
2 4 (10.26%) TOGAF
3 3 (7.69%) Network Architecture
3 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 3 (7.69%) Process Management
3 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 3 (7.69%) Risk Management
3 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (5.13%) Programme Management
4 2 (5.13%) Migration
4 2 (5.13%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (5.13%) Business Development
4 2 (5.13%) B2B
4 2 (5.13%) B2C
4 2 (5.13%) Low Latency
4 2 (5.13%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (5.13%) Business Transformation
4 2 (5.13%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) SQL
2 3 (7.69%) PHP
3 2 (5.13%) C#
4 1 (2.56%) Java
4 1 (2.56%) Perl
4 1 (2.56%) Python
4 1 (2.56%) Ruby
4 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (12.82%) Degree
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
3 3 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.69%) DV Cleared
4 2 (5.13%) MCSA
5 1 (2.56%) CISSP
5 1 (2.56%) MCP
5 1 (2.56%) MCSE
5 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 16 (41.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 10 (25.64%) Hyper-V
4 6 (15.38%) XenApp
5 4 (10.26%) vSphere
6 3 (7.69%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.56%) XenServer
7 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) SCCM
2 3 (7.69%) SCOM
2 3 (7.69%) EdgeSight
3 2 (5.13%) ZABBIX
3 2 (5.13%) Capistrano
3 2 (5.13%) Puppet
3 2 (5.13%) Tivoli
3 2 (5.13%) HAProxy
4 1 (2.56%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.56%) CA SiteMinder
4 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (51.28%) Microsoft
1 20 (51.28%) VMware
2 7 (17.95%) Citrix
3 5 (12.82%) Oracle
4 4 (10.26%) Cisco
4 4 (10.26%) Dell
5 3 (7.69%) IBM
6 2 (5.13%) Sun
6 2 (5.13%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.13%) Rackspace
7 1 (2.56%) AppSense
7 1 (2.56%) McAfee
7 1 (2.56%) Juniper
7 1 (2.56%) HP
7 1 (2.56%) EMC
7 1 (2.56%) Sybase
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