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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Architect
Rank 185 177 176
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 25 20 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.46% 0.40% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.42% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 18
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,000 £44,400
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +18.18%
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
5134 4757 4750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.43% 95.41% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4356 3988 3965
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -12 12 £60,000 -14.28%
Birmingham -13 6 £63,750 +21.42% 1
Warwickshire - 4 £65,000 -
Herefordshire - 2 - - 2
Infrastructure Architect
England

Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (70.73%) Windows
2 27 (65.85%) Citrix
3 25 (60.98%) Linux
4 19 (46.34%) Oracle
5 18 (43.90%) Red Hat
6 13 (31.71%) SQL
7 12 (29.27%) Law
7 12 (29.27%) VMware
8 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
8 10 (24.39%) UNIX
8 10 (24.39%) WAN
9 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (19.51%) ITIL
10 8 (19.51%) Retail
11 7 (17.07%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (17.07%) LAN
12 6 (14.63%) WLAN
12 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
12 6 (14.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
13 5 (12.20%) TOGAF
13 5 (12.20%) Enterprise Architecture
13 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
13 5 (12.20%) Cisco
13 5 (12.20%) E-Commerce
13 5 (12.20%) Finance
14 4 (9.76%) Risk Management
14 4 (9.76%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (9.76%) SAN
14 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 2 (4.88%) IIS
1 2 (4.88%) IBM Notes
1 2 (4.88%) Apache
2 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.44%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (2.44%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.88%) SaaS
2 2 (4.88%) Google Apps
3 1 (2.44%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (24.39%) WAN
2 7 (17.07%) LAN
3 6 (14.63%) WLAN
4 4 (9.76%) SAN
5 3 (7.32%) DNS
6 2 (4.88%) Unified Communications
6 2 (4.88%) VPN
6 2 (4.88%) MPLS
6 2 (4.88%) Wireless
6 2 (4.88%) IP Telephony
7 1 (2.44%) VLAN
7 1 (2.44%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) MySQL
General
1 12 (29.27%) Law
2 8 (19.51%) Retail
3 7 (17.07%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (12.20%) Finance
5 2 (4.88%) Legal
6 1 (2.44%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) GIS
2 2 (4.88%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (4.88%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (70.73%) Windows
2 25 (60.98%) Linux
3 10 (24.39%) UNIX
4 6 (14.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.44%) AIX
5 1 (2.44%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) ITIL
2 5 (12.20%) E-Commerce
2 5 (12.20%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (12.20%) TOGAF
3 4 (9.76%) Risk Management
4 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
4 3 (7.32%) Requirements Management
4 3 (7.32%) Load Balancing
4 3 (7.32%) Financial Modelling
4 3 (7.32%) Network Design
4 3 (7.32%) Service Management
5 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.88%) Supplier Management
5 2 (4.88%) Project Governance
6 1 (2.44%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.44%) Line Management
6 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.44%) Project Management
6 1 (2.44%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) SQL
2 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.76%) SC Cleared
2 4 (9.76%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.88%) CCA
3 2 (4.88%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (4.88%) CCEA
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.44%) MCSD
4 1 (2.44%) MCSE
4 1 (2.44%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (14.63%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.88%) VMware ESX
3 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (65.85%) Citrix
2 19 (46.34%) Oracle
3 18 (43.90%) Red Hat
4 12 (29.27%) VMware
5 5 (12.20%) Cisco
5 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
6 3 (7.32%) EMC
7 2 (4.88%) Dell
7 2 (4.88%) NetApp
7 2 (4.88%) Lotus
7 2 (4.88%) IBM
7 2 (4.88%) Google
7 2 (4.88%) F5
8 1 (2.44%) Brocade
8 1 (2.44%) HP
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