The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Watford 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 62 60 58
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 6 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.11% 0.26% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.28% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £100,000 £70,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
Infrastructure Architect
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Watford 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
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
532 354 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 98.34% 93.16% 95.68%
Number of salaries quoted 384 279 229
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,800 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Infrastructure Architect Salary Trend in Watford

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (72.73%) LAN
3 8 (72.73%) WAN
3 8 (72.73%) Change Management
3 8 (72.73%) Degree
4 7 (63.64%) HP
5 6 (54.55%) IBM
5 6 (54.55%) EMC
5 6 (54.55%) Citrix
6 5 (45.45%) BMC
6 5 (45.45%) CA
6 5 (45.45%) NetApp
6 5 (45.45%) Ethernet
6 5 (45.45%) COM
6 5 (45.45%) Data Management
6 5 (45.45%) Tivoli
6 5 (45.45%) E-business
6 5 (45.45%) XenApp
6 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (45.45%) Financial Analysis
7 4 (36.36%) Retail
8 3 (27.27%) Time Management
8 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
8 3 (27.27%) Project Management

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (27.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) LAN
1 8 (72.73%) WAN
2 5 (45.45%) Ethernet
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Retail
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) COM
2 1 (9.09%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
1 3 (27.27%) Visualisation
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) AIX
3 1 (9.09%) HPUX
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Change Management
2 5 (45.45%) E-business
2 5 (45.45%) Data Management
2 5 (45.45%) Financial Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Coaching
3 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
3 3 (27.27%) Information Security
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Time Management
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) PRINCE2
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Workflow
5 1 (9.09%) Validation
5 1 (9.09%) BCP
5 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (9.09%) Network Design
5 1 (9.09%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
2 3 (27.27%) CCNA
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (45.45%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Tivoli
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) HP
4 6 (54.55%) EMC
4 6 (54.55%) Citrix
4 6 (54.55%) IBM
5 5 (45.45%) BMC
5 5 (45.45%) CA
5 5 (45.45%) NetApp
6 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
6 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
7 1 (9.09%) Symantec
7 1 (9.09%) Metastorm
7 1 (9.09%) Hitachi
7 1 (9.09%) Nintex
7 1 (9.09%) Oracle
7 1 (9.09%) Sybase
7 1 (9.09%) SAP
7 1 (9.09%) Juniper