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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Infrastructure Architect
Rank 877 868 867
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Architect 18 31 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.028% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.030% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 18
Average salary £72,500 £70,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,500 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £100,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £100,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year
-40.00% +117.39%

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
106313 103834 110138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.66% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88520 84369 94875
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -2 18 £72,500 +3.57% 1
London +23 12 £77,500 +10.71% 1
South East -1 3 £65,000 -
City of London +18 1 £85,000 +21.42%
Hertfordshire -24 1 £50,000 -
Yorkshire -25 1 £60,000 -40.00%
East of England -26 1 £50,000 -
Leatherhead - 1 £60,000 -
Kent - 1 £65,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £72,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £60,000 -
Surrey - 1 £60,000 -
Oxford - 1 £72,500 -
Sheffield - 1 £60,000 -
Watford - 1 £50,000 -

Senior Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 20 (71.43%) VMware
2 16 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (57.14%) Windows
3 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
5 9 (32.14%) Finance
5 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
6 8 (28.57%) Linux
7 7 (25.00%) DNS
8 6 (21.43%) UNIX
8 6 (21.43%) SCCM
9 5 (17.86%) Degree
9 5 (17.86%) Firewall
9 5 (17.86%) ITIL
9 5 (17.86%) MySQL
9 5 (17.86%) Cisco
9 5 (17.86%) vSphere
10 4 (14.29%) Office 365
10 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (14.29%) SSL
10 4 (14.29%) Dell
10 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (14.29%) SAN
10 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
10 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
10 4 (14.29%) DHCP
10 4 (14.29%) SCOM
11 3 (10.71%) Migration
11 3 (10.71%) Tomcat
11 3 (10.71%) PHP

Senior Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 4 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.71%) Tomcat
3 2 (7.14%) Apache
3 2 (7.14%) Drupal
3 2 (7.14%) nginx
3 2 (7.14%) Apache Solr
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.57%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS Office
3 1 (3.57%) MS Project
3 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Office 365
2 3 (10.71%) SaaS
3 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) DNS
2 5 (17.86%) Firewall
3 4 (14.29%) SSL
3 4 (14.29%) SAN
3 4 (14.29%) DHCP
4 3 (10.71%) WAN
4 3 (10.71%) HTTPS
5 2 (7.14%) POP3
5 2 (7.14%) SMTP
5 2 (7.14%) LAN
5 2 (7.14%) Kerberos
5 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 2 (7.14%) ICMP
6 1 (3.57%) LDAP
6 1 (3.57%) VPN
6 1 (3.57%) Packet Switching
6 1 (3.57%) MPLS
6 1 (3.57%) Wireless
6 1 (3.57%) IPsec
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) MongoDB
2 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Subversion
1 2 (7.14%) JIRA
1 2 (7.14%) Webistrano
General
1 9 (32.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
2 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Advertising
3 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) Web Services
1 2 (7.14%) Regular Expression
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Replication
1 1 (3.57%) Clustering
1 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.57%) Open Source
1 1 (3.57%) EqualLogic
1 1 (3.57%) Hedge funds
1 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 16 (57.14%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Linux
3 6 (21.43%) UNIX
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (10.71%) CentOS
5 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle Linux
6 1 (3.57%) AIX
6 1 (3.57%) HPUX
6 1 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) ITIL
2 3 (10.71%) Migration
2 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
3 2 (7.14%) Release Management
3 2 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (7.14%) B2B
3 2 (7.14%) B2C
4 1 (3.57%) BCP
4 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.57%) Project Management
4 1 (3.57%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.57%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.57%) Business Development
4 1 (3.57%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.57%) SOA
4 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) PHP
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
2 1 (3.57%) Python
2 1 (3.57%) Ruby
2 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.57%) C#
2 1 (3.57%) Java
2 1 (3.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
1 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
4 5 (17.86%) vSphere
5 2 (7.14%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) SCCM
2 4 (14.29%) SCOM
3 2 (7.14%) ZABBIX
3 2 (7.14%) Capistrano
3 2 (7.14%) HAProxy
4 1 (3.57%) SCOrch
4 1 (3.57%) Puppet
4 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.57%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.57%) CA SiteMinder
4 1 (3.57%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) VMware
2 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
3 5 (17.86%) Cisco
4 4 (14.29%) Dell
5 2 (7.14%) IBM
5 2 (7.14%) Rackspace
5 2 (7.14%) Citrix
6 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.57%) Oracle
6 1 (3.57%) Sybase
6 1 (3.57%) EMC
6 1 (3.57%) Sun
6 1 (3.57%) HP
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