The median annual salary for a Infrastructure Architect was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Architect
South East / Berkshire
Rank 164 210 209
Rank change year-on-year +46 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 19 10 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.56% 0.20% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.21% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 20
Median salary £80,000 £60,000 £72,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -3.84% -  

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 3208 4673 5101
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 95.02% 94.60% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 2606 3808 3789
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +6.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 24 March 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 24 March 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
Slough +34 12 £80,000 +33.33%
Reading +29 4 £62,500 +31.57%
Infrastructure Architect
South East

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 22 (56.41%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (51.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (41.03%) VMware
3 16 (41.03%) Linux
3 16 (41.03%) Data Centre
4 15 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (35.90%) PowerShell
5 14 (35.90%) Oracle
6 12 (30.77%) ITIL
6 12 (30.77%) Red Hat
7 11 (28.21%) TOGAF
7 11 (28.21%) PRINCE2
7 11 (28.21%) IT Strategy
8 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
8 10 (25.64%) Project Management
8 10 (25.64%) Hyper-V
9 9 (23.08%) PaaS
10 8 (20.51%) Apache Cassandra
10 8 (20.51%) Oracle Linux
10 8 (20.51%) Docker
10 8 (20.51%) Google
10 8 (20.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 8 (20.51%) Hadoop
10 8 (20.51%) CentOS
10 8 (20.51%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (20.51%) Scrum
10 8 (20.51%) Teradata
10 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (20.51%) MCSE

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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 (5.13%) IIS
1 2 (5.13%) OpenStack
1 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 22 (56.41%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (51.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (23.08%) PaaS
4 5 (12.82%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (5.13%) IaaS
5 2 (5.13%) SaaS
6 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.95%) Firewall
2 5 (12.82%) LAN
2 5 (12.82%) WAN
3 3 (7.69%) DNS
4 2 (5.13%) DHCP
4 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.51%) Apache Cassandra
1 8 (20.51%) Hadoop
2 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.69%) Big Data
4 2 (5.13%) MySQL
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (20.51%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (5.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Retail
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) .NET
2 2 (5.13%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (2.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (41.03%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.13%) Clustering
2 2 (5.13%) Fintech
2 2 (5.13%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.13%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.56%) FMCG
3 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (41.03%) Linux
2 8 (20.51%) CentOS
2 8 (20.51%) Oracle Linux
3 4 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (10.26%) Windows
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.77%) ITIL
2 11 (28.21%) IT Strategy
2 11 (28.21%) PRINCE2
2 11 (28.21%) TOGAF
3 10 (25.64%) Project Management
4 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (20.51%) Mentoring
4 8 (20.51%) Scrum
4 8 (20.51%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (7.69%) Feasibility Study
5 3 (7.69%) ITSM
5 3 (7.69%) Presales
5 3 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.13%) Load Balancing
6 2 (5.13%) Migration
6 2 (5.13%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (5.13%) Network Performance Management
6 2 (5.13%) SOA
6 2 (5.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) PowerShell
2 8 (20.51%) C
3 2 (5.13%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.13%) Java
3 2 (5.13%) Perl
3 2 (5.13%) Python
4 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (20.51%) MCSE
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (12.82%) MCSD
3 3 (7.69%) MCITP
3 3 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (5.13%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.56%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (25.64%) Hyper-V
3 8 (20.51%) Docker
4 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
4 5 (12.82%) vSphere
5 2 (5.13%) KVM
5 2 (5.13%) Terminal Services
5 2 (5.13%) vCloud
5 2 (5.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) Kubernetes
2 3 (7.69%) Icinga
2 3 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (7.69%) Puppet
2 3 (7.69%) vRealize
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (5.13%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) VMware
2 14 (35.90%) Oracle
3 12 (30.77%) Red Hat
4 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
5 8 (20.51%) Google
5 8 (20.51%) Teradata
6 6 (15.38%) Cisco
7 3 (7.69%) Dell
7 3 (7.69%) EMC
7 3 (7.69%) ServiceNow
8 2 (5.13%) AppDynamics
8 2 (5.13%) Dynatrace
8 2 (5.13%) HP
8 2 (5.13%) New Relic
8 2 (5.13%) SolarWinds
8 2 (5.13%) Splunk
8 2 (5.13%) Veritas
9 1 (2.56%) Citrix