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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Technical Infrastructure Architect
Rank 922 874 952
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +78
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Infrastructure Architect 26 97 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.025% 0.088% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.091% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 23 87 45
Average salary £67,500 £70,000 £64,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +8.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,600 £60,000 £51,250
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £87,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £63,750 £70,000 £64,875
% change year-on-year
-8.92% +7.89%

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
99438 106716 115504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83514 87039 93609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 April 2016 within the UK.

Technical Infrastructure Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical 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 Technical Infrastructure Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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 -68 22 £65,000 -7.14% 7
London -22 8 £70,000 -6.66%
West Midlands -20 5 £45,000 -30.76%
East of England +7 4 £54,750 -14.11% 1
Birmingham -17 4 £43,750 -32.69%
Bedfordshire -2 3 £65,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 3 £67,500 -
Scotland - 3 £67,500 -
South East +20 2 £90,000 +50.00% 2
Yorkshire -8 2 £55,000 -21.42% 1
Hertfordshire +16 1 £44,500 -36.42%
Bedford +6 1 £65,000 -
Shropshire -14 1 £55,000 -
West Yorkshire -16 1 £62,500 -10.71% 1
Home Counties - 1 £110,000 -
Surrey - 1 £70,000 -
Luton - 1 - - 1
Watford - 1 £44,500 -
Telford - 1 £55,000 -
Woking - 1 £70,000 -
Bradford - 1 £62,500 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £47,500 -

Technical Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 49 (63.64%) Windows
2 37 (48.05%) SAN
3 33 (42.86%) Linux
4 29 (37.66%) VMware
4 29 (37.66%) Data Centre
5 23 (29.87%) VMware Infrastructure
6 21 (27.27%) TOGAF
6 21 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 21 (27.27%) Active Directory
7 20 (25.97%) Amazon AWS
7 20 (25.97%) High Availability
8 19 (24.68%) Citrix
9 17 (22.08%) Windows Server
10 16 (20.78%) Opscode Chef
10 16 (20.78%) Puppet
10 16 (20.78%) PowerShell
10 16 (20.78%) Cisco
11 15 (19.48%) Service Management
11 15 (19.48%) AWS CloudFormation
11 15 (19.48%) Infrastructure Monitoring
12 14 (18.18%) Degree
12 14 (18.18%) Unix
13 13 (16.88%) ITIL
13 13 (16.88%) NAS
13 13 (16.88%) IaaS
14 12 (15.58%) Hyper-V
14 12 (15.58%) Technical Architecture
14 12 (15.58%) SCCM
14 12 (15.58%) Finance
15 11 (14.29%) WAN

Technical Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 10 (12.99%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.90%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.90%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.60%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (10.39%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.90%) MS Office
2 3 (3.90%) MS Project
2 3 (3.90%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 20 (25.97%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (19.48%) AWS CloudFormation
3 13 (16.88%) IaaS
4 7 (9.09%) PaaS
5 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (1.30%) Office 365
6 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (48.05%) SAN
2 13 (16.88%) NAS
3 11 (14.29%) WAN
4 10 (12.99%) Firewall
4 10 (12.99%) LAN
5 6 (7.79%) DNS
6 5 (6.49%) DHCP
7 4 (5.19%) Intranet
7 4 (5.19%) VoIP
8 3 (3.90%) Internet
8 3 (3.90%) Wireless
9 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
9 2 (2.60%) Unified Communications
9 2 (2.60%) VPN
10 1 (1.30%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.30%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.30%) NetScaler
10 1 (1.30%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (1.30%) Skype
10 1 (1.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.19%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.90%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.30%) MySQL
3 1 (1.30%) OLAP
3 1 (1.30%) OLTP
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.30%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.30%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (15.58%) Finance
2 3 (3.90%) Banking
2 3 (3.90%) Financial Institution
2 3 (3.90%) Front Office
2 3 (3.90%) Investment Banking
2 3 (3.90%) Law
2 3 (3.90%) Retail
2 3 (3.90%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.60%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.30%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.90%) Middleware
2 2 (2.60%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.30%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 29 (37.66%) Data Centre
2 9 (11.69%) Clustering
3 6 (7.79%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (6.49%) CLARiiON
4 5 (6.49%) EMC VMAX
4 5 (6.49%) EMC VNX
4 5 (6.49%) Replication
4 5 (6.49%) Symmetrix
4 5 (6.49%) Symmetrix DMX
4 5 (6.49%) VCE vBlock
5 4 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.90%) Hedge funds
6 3 (3.90%) Mainframe
6 3 (3.90%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.60%) iPad
8 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.30%) iSeries
8 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.30%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 49 (63.64%) Windows
2 33 (42.86%) Linux
3 17 (22.08%) Windows Server
4 14 (18.18%) Unix
5 9 (11.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (6.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.60%) Solaris
8 1 (1.30%) HPUX
8 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (27.27%) TOGAF
2 20 (25.97%) High Availability
3 15 (19.48%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 15 (19.48%) Service Management
4 13 (16.88%) ITIL
5 12 (15.58%) Technical Architecture
6 10 (12.99%) Enterprise Architecture
7 8 (10.39%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
9 6 (7.79%) Change Control
9 6 (7.79%) Load Balancing
10 5 (6.49%) Capacity Management
10 5 (6.49%) Change Management
10 5 (6.49%) Presales
10 5 (6.49%) PRINCE2
10 5 (6.49%) Project Management
10 5 (6.49%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (5.19%) Data Centre Operations
11 4 (5.19%) Data Management
12 3 (3.90%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.78%) PowerShell
2 8 (10.39%) SQL
3 3 (3.90%) C
4 2 (2.60%) Java
5 1 (1.30%) Python
5 1 (1.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (18.18%) Degree
2 8 (10.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (7.79%) VCAP
4 5 (6.49%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (6.49%) Security Cleared
5 4 (5.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (3.90%) CCIE
6 3 (3.90%) CCNP
6 3 (3.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (3.90%) VCDX
7 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.60%) NCDA
7 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.30%) CCDP
8 1 (1.30%) CCSE
8 1 (1.30%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.30%) MCITP
8 1 (1.30%) MCSE
8 1 (1.30%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.30%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.60%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.60%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.60%) SLA
3 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 23 (29.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (27.27%) Active Directory
3 12 (15.58%) Hyper-V
4 8 (10.39%) vSphere
5 5 (6.49%) Firmware
5 5 (6.49%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (3.90%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.30%) XenApp
7 1 (1.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (20.78%) Opscode Chef
1 16 (20.78%) Puppet
2 12 (15.58%) SCCM
3 8 (10.39%) SCOM
4 5 (6.49%) HP Data Protector
4 5 (6.49%) SCOrch
5 3 (3.90%) Backup Exec
5 3 (3.90%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.30%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 29 (37.66%) VMware
2 21 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 19 (24.68%) Citrix
4 16 (20.78%) Cisco
5 9 (11.69%) Oracle
6 8 (10.39%) HP
7 6 (7.79%) EMC
8 5 (6.49%) CommVault
8 5 (6.49%) Veeam
9 4 (5.19%) NetApp
9 4 (5.19%) Symantec
10 3 (3.90%) Remedy
11 2 (2.60%) IBM
12 1 (1.30%) Avaya
12 1 (1.30%) CheckPoint
12 1 (1.30%) Dell
12 1 (1.30%) F5
12 1 (1.30%) Intel
12 1 (1.30%) Juniper
12 1 (1.30%) Red Hat
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