Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Architect was £77,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Architect
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 248 263 299
Rank change year-on-year +15 +36 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 8 48 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.13% 0.55% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.58% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 43 34
Berkshire median annual salary £77,500 £70,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.93% +4.44% +12.50%
10th Percentile £45,000 £47,250 £51,250
90th Percentile £112,500 £97,500 £80,000
South East median annual salary £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +3.85% +4.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 5955 8281 10615
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.51% 95.65% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4775 6489 8425
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,750 £26,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Architect in Berkshire

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Architect in Berkshire

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Architect in Berkshire

Infrastructure Architect
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +31 5 £105,000 +52.73%
Infrastructure Architect
South East

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 Berkshire region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
3 2 (25.00%) Puppet
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (25.00%) F5
3 2 (25.00%) Splunk
3 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
3 2 (25.00%) Change Control
3 2 (25.00%) Rackspace
3 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 2 (25.00%) Brocade
3 2 (25.00%) Korn
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) JIRA
3 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (25.00%) CentOS
3 2 (25.00%) TeamCity

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (25.00%) Apache
1 2 (25.00%) Confluence
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (25.00%) IIS
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (25.00%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) JIRA
1 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
1 2 (25.00%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) CentOS
2 2 (25.00%) Kali Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (25.00%) Unix
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
2 2 (25.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Change Control
2 2 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 2 (25.00%) Malware Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (25.00%) Korn
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Ansible
1 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (25.00%) Nagios
1 2 (25.00%) Nessus
1 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (25.00%) Nmap
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
1 2 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Brocade
1 2 (25.00%) CA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix
1 2 (25.00%) CommVault
1 2 (25.00%) Dell
1 2 (25.00%) EMC
1 2 (25.00%) F5
1 2 (25.00%) Juniper
1 2 (25.00%) McAfee
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) NetApp
1 2 (25.00%) Qualys
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (25.00%) Sophos
1 2 (25.00%) Splunk
1 2 (25.00%) Veeam
1 2 (25.00%) Veritas
1 2 (25.00%) VMware