The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Infrastructure Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 212 205 204
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 17 16 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.30% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.31% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8 14 25
Median salary £58,750 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.96% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,950 £62,500 £56,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £74,250 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £72,500 £60,750 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+19.34% -2.80%
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
5469 5206 5456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.95% 96.28% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4342 4332 4555
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

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 25 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -12 12 £68,750 +5.76%
Coventry -1 3 £51,250 -
Warwickshire +2 1 £37,000 -50.66%
Infrastructure Architect
England

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Infrastructure Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 32 (60.38%) TOGAF
2 27 (50.94%) Data Centre
3 22 (41.51%) Enterprise Architecture
4 20 (37.74%) Telecoms
5 15 (28.30%) Finance
5 15 (28.30%) VMware
5 15 (28.30%) Technical Architecture
6 14 (26.42%) Zachman Framework
6 14 (26.42%) Retail
6 14 (26.42%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
8 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Azure
8 12 (22.64%) Windows
8 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
8 12 (22.64%) Active Directory
9 11 (20.75%) LAN
9 11 (20.75%) WAN
9 11 (20.75%) Degree
10 10 (18.87%) Migration
11 9 (16.98%) BPR
11 9 (16.98%) ITIL
11 9 (16.98%) Computer Science
11 9 (16.98%) Supplier Management
11 9 (16.98%) Systems Analysis
11 9 (16.98%) Translating Business Requirements
12 8 (15.09%) Application Rationalisation
12 8 (15.09%) Windows Server
12 8 (15.09%) Data Management
12 8 (15.09%) Unified Communications
13 7 (13.21%) Amazon AWS

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.55%) MS Exchange
1 4 (7.55%) Skype for Business
2 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (13.21%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (11.32%) IaaS
4 2 (3.77%) Office 365
4 2 (3.77%) SaaS
5 1 (1.89%) Google Apps
5 1 (1.89%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (20.75%) LAN
1 11 (20.75%) WAN
2 8 (15.09%) Unified Communications
3 3 (5.66%) Firewall
4 1 (1.89%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.89%) DNS
4 1 (1.89%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.89%) SAN
4 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.89%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) Big Data
2 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) MSI
General
1 20 (37.74%) Telecoms
2 15 (28.30%) Finance
3 14 (26.42%) Retail
4 6 (11.32%) Banking
5 3 (5.66%) Law
6 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
6 2 (3.77%) Marketing
7 1 (1.89%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) .NET
2 1 (1.89%) Middleware
2 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (50.94%) Data Centre
2 14 (26.42%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (16.98%) Computer Science
4 5 (9.43%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (5.66%) Virtual Team
6 2 (3.77%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (22.64%) Windows
2 8 (15.09%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (5.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.77%) Linux
4 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.89%) Unix
5 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.89%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (60.38%) TOGAF
2 22 (41.51%) Enterprise Architecture
3 15 (28.30%) Technical Architecture
4 14 (26.42%) Zachman Framework
5 10 (18.87%) Migration
6 9 (16.98%) BPR
6 9 (16.98%) ITIL
6 9 (16.98%) Supplier Management
6 9 (16.98%) Systems Analysis
6 9 (16.98%) Translating Business Requirements
7 8 (15.09%) Application Rationalisation
7 8 (15.09%) Data Management
8 7 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (11.32%) Information Security
10 5 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (9.43%) Presales
10 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (5.66%) Change Control
11 3 (5.66%) Project Governance
11 3 (5.66%) Virtual Team Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.55%) Java
2 2 (3.77%) Python
3 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (20.75%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) PhD
2 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.89%) CISA
3 1 (1.89%) CISSP
3 1 (1.89%) CITP
3 1 (1.89%) MCSE
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (24.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (22.64%) Active Directory
3 4 (7.55%) vSphere
4 3 (5.66%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.77%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.77%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (3.77%) XenApp
6 1 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) SCCM
2 4 (7.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (3.77%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.77%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.89%) SCOM
4 1 (1.89%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (28.30%) VMware
2 12 (22.64%) Microsoft
3 5 (9.43%) Cisco
4 4 (7.55%) Citrix
5 2 (3.77%) IBM
5 2 (3.77%) Mercator
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle
5 2 (3.77%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.77%) Symantec
6 1 (1.89%) Autodesk
6 1 (1.89%) BT
6 1 (1.89%) EMC
6 1 (1.89%) Google
6 1 (1.89%) IronPort
6 1 (1.89%) Juniper
6 1 (1.89%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.89%) SAP