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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 184 175 163
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 24 16 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.47% 0.39% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.41% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 23 11 27
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £50,000 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £63,750 £57,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+10.86% -4.16%
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
4859 3890 4498
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.09% 94.60% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4193 3173 3859
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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
Coventry -14 10 £60,000 +23.07% 5
Birmingham -18 7 £60,000 +14.28%
Warwickshire - 6 £65,000 - 1
Infrastructure Architect
England

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 29 (61.70%) Windows
2 25 (53.19%) Linux
3 23 (48.94%) Citrix
4 20 (42.55%) Oracle
5 14 (29.79%) ITIL
5 14 (29.79%) UNIX
5 14 (29.79%) IBM
5 14 (29.79%) VMware
6 13 (27.66%) SQL
7 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
7 12 (25.53%) Red Hat
8 11 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (23.40%) Active Directory
8 11 (23.40%) WAN
9 10 (21.28%) TOGAF
10 9 (19.15%) LAN
11 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
11 8 (17.02%) PRINCE2
11 8 (17.02%) Law
11 8 (17.02%) Retail
11 8 (17.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (17.02%) Cloud Computing
12 7 (14.89%) Google Apps
12 7 (14.89%) Google
12 7 (14.89%) Supplier Management
12 7 (14.89%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (14.89%) Lotus
12 7 (14.89%) IBM Notes
12 7 (14.89%) EMC
13 6 (12.77%) WLAN

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 7 (14.89%) IBM Notes
2 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.51%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.38%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.13%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.13%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (2.13%) Lync
4 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.02%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (14.89%) Google Apps
3 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.26%) SaaS
4 1 (2.13%) Office 365
4 1 (2.13%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.40%) WAN
2 9 (19.15%) LAN
3 6 (12.77%) WLAN
4 5 (10.64%) SAN
5 4 (8.51%) Unified Communications
6 3 (6.38%) Wireless
7 1 (2.13%) IPsec
7 1 (2.13%) VLAN
7 1 (2.13%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (2.13%) PABX
7 1 (2.13%) Packet Switching
7 1 (2.13%) Internet
7 1 (2.13%) MPLS
7 1 (2.13%) Firewall
7 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.13%) VPN
7 1 (2.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (17.02%) Law
1 8 (17.02%) Retail
2 6 (12.77%) Finance
3 4 (8.51%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.38%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (6.38%) Automotive
5 2 (4.26%) Legal
6 1 (2.13%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) Middleware
2 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Clustering
1 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (2.13%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 29 (61.70%) Windows
2 25 (53.19%) Linux
3 14 (29.79%) UNIX
4 8 (17.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (4.26%) Solaris
6 1 (2.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) ITIL
2 10 (21.28%) TOGAF
3 8 (17.02%) PRINCE2
4 7 (14.89%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (14.89%) Supplier Management
5 5 (10.64%) Project Management
5 5 (10.64%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
6 4 (8.51%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (6.38%) Migration
8 2 (4.26%) Risk Management
8 2 (4.26%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (4.26%) Network Design
9 1 (2.13%) Requirements Management
9 1 (2.13%) Load Balancing
9 1 (2.13%) Financial Modelling
9 1 (2.13%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (2.13%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (2.13%) Stakeholder Management
9 1 (2.13%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.66%) SQL
2 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.13%) Korn
2 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.26%) CCA
3 2 (4.26%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (4.26%) CCEA
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.13%) MCSD
4 1 (2.13%) MCSE
4 1 (2.13%) VCP4
4 1 (2.13%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (23.40%) Active Directory
1 11 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.51%) Hyper-V
2 4 (8.51%) RHEV
3 1 (2.13%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.13%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) MOM
1 1 (2.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (2.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (48.94%) Citrix
2 20 (42.55%) Oracle
3 14 (29.79%) IBM
3 14 (29.79%) VMware
4 12 (25.53%) Red Hat
5 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
6 7 (14.89%) EMC
6 7 (14.89%) Lotus
6 7 (14.89%) Google
7 4 (8.51%) Hitachi
7 4 (8.51%) NetApp
8 3 (6.38%) Cisco
9 2 (4.26%) HP
10 1 (2.13%) Veritas
10 1 (2.13%) CommVault
10 1 (2.13%) Brocade
10 1 (2.13%) Netezza
10 1 (2.13%) Rackspace
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