The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 186 204
Rank change year-on-year +13 +18  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 9 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.27% 0.46% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.48% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 18
Median salary £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £95,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -10.71% +12.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3145 4374 4831
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 94.93% 96.56% 95.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2535 3540 3652
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £69,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

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 3 months to 27 June 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 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 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
Reading +19 3 £75,000 +57.89%
Maidenhead - 2 £67,500 -
Infrastructure Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 14 (50.00%) Linux
2 13 (46.43%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (46.43%) Data Centre
3 11 (39.29%) Mentoring
3 11 (39.29%) Oracle
4 10 (35.71%) IT Strategy
5 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (32.14%) Red Hat
6 8 (28.57%) Project Management
6 8 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
6 8 (28.57%) Server Virtualisation
6 8 (28.57%) Work Breakdown Structure
7 7 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (25.00%) PaaS
7 7 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
7 7 (25.00%) Kubernetes
7 7 (25.00%) Docker
7 7 (25.00%) Scrum
7 7 (25.00%) CentOS
7 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
7 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (25.00%) Google
7 7 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 6 (21.43%) TOGAF
8 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
8 6 (21.43%) ITIL
8 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
9 5 (17.86%) Bash Shell
9 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (17.86%) Firewall

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 3 (10.71%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (7.14%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 13 (46.43%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (25.00%) PaaS
4 3 (10.71%) Bluemix
4 3 (10.71%) IBM Cloud
4 3 (10.71%) SoftLayer
5 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (7.14%) IaaS
5 2 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) Firewall
2 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (14.29%) Hadoop
4 3 (10.71%) Data Lake
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (10.71%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (7.14%) Big Data
5 2 (7.14%) MySQL
General
1 8 (28.57%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (7.14%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) .NET
2 3 (10.71%) JSON
2 3 (10.71%) Middleware
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (7.14%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (46.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.71%) Cybercrime
3 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.14%) Fintech
3 2 (7.14%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (7.14%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.57%) Clustering
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.57%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (25.00%) CentOS
2 7 (25.00%) Oracle Linux
3 4 (14.29%) Windows
4 3 (10.71%) Unix
5 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Mentoring
2 10 (35.71%) IT Strategy
3 8 (28.57%) Project Management
3 8 (28.57%) Server Virtualisation
3 8 (28.57%) Work Breakdown Structure
4 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.00%) Scrum
5 6 (21.43%) ITIL
5 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 6 (21.43%) TOGAF
6 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (10.71%) Analytics
8 3 (10.71%) Change Control
8 3 (10.71%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (10.71%) Feasibility Study
8 3 (10.71%) Process Improvement
8 3 (10.71%) Requirements Management
9 2 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (7.14%) Network Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (17.86%) Bash Shell
3 4 (14.29%) C
4 3 (10.71%) Korn
5 2 (7.14%) Java
5 2 (7.14%) Perl
5 2 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) DV Cleared
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) Docker
2 4 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.14%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.14%) KVM
3 2 (7.14%) vSphere
4 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Kubernetes
2 3 (10.71%) Docker Swarm
3 2 (7.14%) Icinga
3 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (7.14%) Puppet
3 2 (7.14%) vRealize
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Oracle
2 9 (32.14%) Red Hat
3 7 (25.00%) Google
4 4 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 4 (14.29%) Teradata
4 4 (14.29%) VMware
5 3 (10.71%) IBM
6 2 (7.14%) AppDynamics
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco
6 2 (7.14%) Dell
6 2 (7.14%) Dynatrace
6 2 (7.14%) EMC
6 2 (7.14%) New Relic
6 2 (7.14%) ServiceNow
6 2 (7.14%) SolarWinds
6 2 (7.14%) Splunk
7 1 (3.57%) Citrix
7 1 (3.57%) HP