The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 197 180 190
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 25 24 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.43% 0.45% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.47% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 10
Average salary £65,000 £52,500 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% -2.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £48,750 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £70,750
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £60,000 £61,250
% change year-on-year
-4.16% -2.04%
Infrastructure Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5472 5089 4432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.20% 95.69% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4699 4349 3805
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Infrastructure Architect Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Infrastructure Architect Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Architect
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Birmingham -21 8 £65,000 +23.80% 1
Coventry - 8 £70,000 -
Warwickshire - 8 £63,500 -
Infrastructure Architect
England

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 31 (53.45%) Microsoft
2 21 (36.21%) Unified Communications
3 17 (29.31%) Citrix
3 17 (29.31%) IBM
4 15 (25.86%) VMware
5 14 (24.14%) Windows
6 11 (18.97%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (17.24%) Automotive
7 10 (17.24%) NetApp
8 9 (15.52%) Middleware
8 9 (15.52%) ITIL
8 9 (15.52%) UNIX
8 9 (15.52%) Hyper-V
9 8 (13.79%) Strategic Planning
9 8 (13.79%) Enterprise Architecture
9 8 (13.79%) Cisco
9 8 (13.79%) Active Directory
9 8 (13.79%) Linux
9 8 (13.79%) Finance
9 8 (13.79%) Service Delivery
10 7 (12.07%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (12.07%) TOGAF
11 6 (10.34%) ENOVIA
11 6 (10.34%) PLM
11 6 (10.34%) SAP
11 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
12 5 (8.62%) EMC
12 5 (8.62%) Oracle
12 5 (8.62%) Service Management
12 5 (8.62%) Project Management

Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 4 (6.90%) IBM Notes
1 4 (6.90%) WebSphere
1 4 (6.90%) Lync
2 3 (5.17%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.17%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (10.34%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.62%) Office 365
2 4 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (6.90%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.72%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (36.21%) Unified Communications
2 4 (6.90%) NetScaler
2 4 (6.90%) DNS
3 2 (3.45%) WAN
3 2 (3.45%) Wireless
4 1 (1.72%) IPsec
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.72%) VPN
4 1 (1.72%) LAN
4 1 (1.72%) Packet Switching
4 1 (1.72%) SAN
4 1 (1.72%) MPLS
4 1 (1.72%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Database
General
1 10 (17.24%) Automotive
2 8 (13.79%) Finance
3 4 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 3 (5.17%) Retail
5 2 (3.45%) Local Government
5 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.72%) Legal
6 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (15.52%) Middleware
2 1 (1.72%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Clustering
1 4 (6.90%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (5.17%) Mobile Computing
2 3 (5.17%) Replication
2 3 (5.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.45%) PKI
4 1 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.14%) Windows
2 9 (15.52%) UNIX
3 8 (13.79%) Linux
4 4 (6.90%) Windows XP
4 4 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (6.90%) Windows 7
4 4 (6.90%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.72%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.52%) ITIL
2 8 (13.79%) Service Delivery
2 8 (13.79%) Strategic Planning
2 8 (13.79%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (12.07%) TOGAF
3 7 (12.07%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (10.34%) PLM
5 5 (8.62%) Project Management
5 5 (8.62%) Service Management
5 5 (8.62%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (6.90%) Network Management
6 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2
6 4 (6.90%) Supplier Management
7 3 (5.17%) BCP
7 3 (5.17%) Matrix Management
8 2 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (3.45%) SOA
8 2 (3.45%) Migration
9 1 (1.72%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.90%) SQL
2 1 (1.72%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.72%) Korn
2 1 (1.72%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (5.17%) Degree
1 3 (5.17%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 11 (18.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (15.52%) Hyper-V
3 8 (13.79%) Active Directory
4 4 (6.90%) XenApp
4 4 (6.90%) XenDesktop
4 4 (6.90%) RHEV
5 2 (3.45%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) SCCM
1 4 (6.90%) AppDNA
2 2 (3.45%) SCOM
3 1 (1.72%) MOM
3 1 (1.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 31 (53.45%) Microsoft
2 17 (29.31%) Citrix
2 17 (29.31%) IBM
3 15 (25.86%) VMware
4 10 (17.24%) NetApp
5 8 (13.79%) Cisco
6 6 (10.34%) SAP
7 5 (8.62%) Oracle
7 5 (8.62%) EMC
8 4 (6.90%) Hitachi
8 4 (6.90%) Lotus
8 4 (6.90%) Google
9 3 (5.17%) HP
10 2 (3.45%) Mercator
10 2 (3.45%) AppSense
10 2 (3.45%) Fujitsu
11 1 (1.72%) 3PAR
11 1 (1.72%) Rackspace
11 1 (1.72%) Netezza
11 1 (1.72%) Veritas
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