The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Infrastructure Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Architect
Rank - 99 81
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 0 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.23% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.23% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 17
Average salary - £67,500 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +19.46%
UK excluding London average salary £61,500 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-1.60% +13.63%
Infrastructure Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region. 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1302 1277 1235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.38% 96.96% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1095 1090 1109
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect across the Wales region.

Infrastructure Architect Salary Trend in Wales

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited 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 Infrastructure Architect in their job title.

1 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (45.00%) Puppet
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
1 9 (45.00%) Configuration Management
1 9 (45.00%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (45.00%) Ansible
2 8 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 8 (40.00%) Coaching
2 8 (40.00%) User Stories
2 8 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (40.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) Open Source
2 8 (40.00%) XenApp
3 7 (35.00%) vSphere
3 7 (35.00%) Lync
3 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (35.00%) VMware
3 7 (35.00%) Citrix
3 7 (35.00%) Blackberry
3 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
3 7 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (35.00%) Mimecast
3 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (35.00%) NetScaler
4 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 6 (30.00%) MS Excel

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales region that cited 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 Infrastructure Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (35.00%) Lync
1 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Mimecast
2 5 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (10.00%) Unified Communications
3 1 (5.00%) DHCP
General
1 8 (40.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (35.00%) Blackberry
3 6 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (30.00%) Clustering
4 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) UNIX
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (45.00%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (45.00%) Configuration Management
2 8 (40.00%) Mentoring
2 8 (40.00%) Coaching
2 8 (40.00%) User Stories
2 8 (40.00%) Open Source
3 5 (25.00%) Product Management
4 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.00%) TOGAF
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) XenApp
2 7 (35.00%) vSphere
3 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.00%) DFS Replication
4 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (45.00%) Puppet
1 9 (45.00%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (45.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) VMware
1 7 (35.00%) Citrix
1 7 (35.00%) Microsoft