The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Infrastructure Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Infrastructure Architect
Rank 829 870 862
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Infrastructure Architect 67 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.022% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.023% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 57 16 14
Average salary £63,500 £75,000 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.33% +22.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £63,000 £75,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +36.36%

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
107644 104931 108810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.61% 94.70% 95.32%
Number of salaries quoted 89153 86333 93218
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 £26,250 £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%

Technical Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Technical Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend

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

Technical Infrastructure Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Technical Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Infrastructure Architect over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 within the UK.

Technical Infrastructure Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Infrastructure Architect
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Infrastructure Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 +36 67 £63,500 -15.33% 3
South East +21 26 £65,000 -13.33%
London +21 21 £75,000 -6.25% 2
Berkshire +40 16 £55,500 -
West Midlands - 11 £63,500 - 1
Surrey - 10 £70,000 -
Warwickshire - 7 £63,500 -
Staines - 7 £70,000 -
Warwick - 7 £63,500 -
Leeds - 6 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire - 6 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 6 £50,000 -
Bracknell - 5 £53,050 -
City of London +26 4 £73,750 +9.25% 1
Birmingham - 4 £80,000 - 1
North West - 3 £62,500 -
Slough - 3 £65,000 -
Cumbria - 2 £62,500 -
Barrow-in-Furness - 2 £62,500 -
Manchester - 1 £32,500 -

Technical Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical 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 Technical Infrastructure Architect in their job title.

1 54 (64.29%) Windows
2 46 (54.76%) VMware
3 41 (48.81%) Microsoft
4 36 (42.86%) Citrix
4 36 (42.86%) Linux
4 36 (42.86%) ITIL
5 35 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 28 (33.33%) IBM
7 27 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 26 (30.95%) TOGAF
9 25 (29.76%) Active Directory
10 24 (28.57%) UNIX
11 23 (27.38%) SQL Server
11 23 (27.38%) Cisco
12 21 (25.00%) HP
12 21 (25.00%) SAN
12 21 (25.00%) WAN
13 20 (23.81%) LAN
13 20 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
14 19 (22.62%) NetApp
15 17 (20.24%) Project Management
16 16 (19.05%) XenApp
17 15 (17.86%) SharePoint
17 15 (17.86%) Oracle
18 14 (16.67%) PRINCE2
18 14 (16.67%) AIX
18 14 (16.67%) Red Hat
18 14 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
18 14 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 13 (15.48%) Retail

Technical Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical 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 Technical Infrastructure Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (17.86%) SharePoint
2 12 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 10 (11.90%) Office Communications Server
4 9 (10.71%) IIS
5 7 (8.33%) IBM Notes
5 7 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (7.14%) Lync
6 6 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (3.57%) WebLogic
8 2 (2.38%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (2.38%) JBoss
8 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
8 2 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2000
8 2 (2.38%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.19%) Apache
9 1 (1.19%) Site Server
Applications
1 10 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 9 (10.71%) MS Office
3 2 (2.38%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.19%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.71%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (8.33%) Google Apps
2 7 (8.33%) Office 365
2 7 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.19%) SaaS
3 1 (1.19%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (25.00%) WAN
1 21 (25.00%) SAN
2 20 (23.81%) LAN
3 9 (10.71%) Internet
3 9 (10.71%) Firewall
4 6 (7.14%) NAS
5 5 (5.95%) VLAN
5 5 (5.95%) WLAN
6 3 (3.57%) MPLS
6 3 (3.57%) OSPF
6 3 (3.57%) BGP
6 3 (3.57%) Unified Communications
6 3 (3.57%) Software-Defined Networking
7 2 (2.38%) NetScaler
7 2 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (2.38%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (2.38%) Wireless
7 2 (2.38%) DHCP
7 2 (2.38%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (27.38%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.14%) DB2
2 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.57%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.57%) Oracle Exadata
3 3 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.57%) RDBMS
General
1 13 (15.48%) Retail
2 6 (7.14%) Finance
3 3 (3.57%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.57%) Banking
4 2 (2.38%) Advertising
4 2 (2.38%) Law
5 1 (1.19%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.19%) Local Government
5 1 (1.19%) Marketing
5 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.71%) Web Services
2 5 (5.95%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.48%) Clustering
2 9 (10.71%) N-Tier
2 9 (10.71%) Enterprise Storage
3 5 (5.95%) Replication
3 5 (5.95%) CLARiiON
3 5 (5.95%) Symmetrix
3 5 (5.95%) Symmetrix DMX
4 3 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.57%) FMCG
5 2 (2.38%) Statistics
5 2 (2.38%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.19%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 54 (64.29%) Windows
2 36 (42.86%) Linux
3 27 (32.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (28.57%) UNIX
5 20 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (16.67%) AIX
6 14 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (15.48%) Solaris
8 11 (13.10%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (2.38%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.38%) Mac OS X
9 2 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (42.86%) ITIL
2 26 (30.95%) TOGAF
3 17 (20.24%) Project Management
4 14 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 11 (13.10%) Technical Architecture
6 10 (11.90%) Problem Management
7 9 (10.71%) Service Management
7 9 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (9.52%) E-Commerce
8 8 (9.52%) Change Control
8 8 (9.52%) Load Balancing
8 8 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
9 7 (8.33%) Supplier Management
10 6 (7.14%) Migration
10 6 (7.14%) Business Continuity
11 5 (5.95%) Service Desk Management
11 5 (5.95%) Root Cause Analysis
12 4 (4.76%) Network Design
12 4 (4.76%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (14.29%) MCSE
3 10 (11.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (5.95%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (5.95%) PMP
4 5 (5.95%) PMI Certification
4 5 (5.95%) MCSD
4 5 (5.95%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (5.95%) VCAP
5 4 (4.76%) SC Cleared
5 4 (4.76%) Security Cleared
5 4 (4.76%) CCEA
5 4 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.76%) CCA
6 3 (3.57%) CCNA
7 2 (2.38%) MCITP
7 2 (2.38%) Degree
8 1 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (1.19%) PCI QSA
8 1 (1.19%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (29.76%) Active Directory
3 16 (19.05%) XenApp
4 9 (10.71%) Hyper-V
5 8 (9.52%) XenDesktop
6 7 (8.33%) vSphere
7 6 (7.14%) XenServer
8 5 (5.95%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (5.95%) vCloud
9 3 (3.57%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (3.57%) UAG
9 3 (3.57%) ISA Server
9 3 (3.57%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (2.38%) KVM
11 1 (1.19%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (3.57%) SCCM
1 3 (3.57%) Data Guard
2 2 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 46 (54.76%) VMware
2 41 (48.81%) Microsoft
3 36 (42.86%) Citrix
4 28 (33.33%) IBM
5 23 (27.38%) Cisco
6 21 (25.00%) HP
7 19 (22.62%) NetApp
8 15 (17.86%) Oracle
9 14 (16.67%) Red Hat
10 9 (10.71%) Sun
11 8 (9.52%) Dell
11 8 (9.52%) CommVault
11 8 (9.52%) 3PAR
12 7 (8.33%) Google
12 7 (8.33%) Lotus
13 6 (7.14%) AppSense
13 6 (7.14%) CheckPoint
13 6 (7.14%) EMC
14 3 (3.57%) Nokia
15 2 (2.38%) webMethods
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £50000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Serco Group PLC
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago