Period
to 16 December 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

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

Infrastructure Architect
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 162 196 171
Rank change year-on-year +34 -25 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 30 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.79% 0.39% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 0.40% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 29 10 15
Birmingham median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +20.00% -3.85%
West Midlands median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% +20.00% -3.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. 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
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3645 4452 3677
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.45% 96.53% 97.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2859 3346 3079
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,900 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Architect in Birmingham

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Architect in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 Birmingham region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 28 (93.33%) Migration
2 27 (90.00%) Analytics
2 27 (90.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 27 (90.00%) ArchiMate
2 27 (90.00%) Presales
2 27 (90.00%) Data Acquisition
2 27 (90.00%) Data Ingestion
2 27 (90.00%) Management Information System
2 27 (90.00%) Finance
2 27 (90.00%) Banking
2 27 (90.00%) Asset Management
2 27 (90.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 27 (90.00%) UML
2 27 (90.00%) Data Warehouse
2 27 (90.00%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (90.00%) TOGAF
2 27 (90.00%) Data Migration
2 27 (90.00%) Data Integration
3 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 2 (6.67%) Ansible
3 2 (6.67%) Puppet
4 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (3.33%) Trello
4 1 (3.33%) Docker
4 1 (3.33%) Microservices
4 1 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (3.33%) Confluence
1 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.33%) IaaS
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.33%) PaaS
1 1 (3.33%) Slack
1 1 (3.33%) Trello
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (90.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.33%) JIRA
1 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 27 (90.00%) Banking
1 27 (90.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 27 (90.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (93.33%) Migration
2 27 (90.00%) Analytics
2 27 (90.00%) ArchiMate
2 27 (90.00%) Asset Management
2 27 (90.00%) Business Intelligence
2 27 (90.00%) Data Acquisition
2 27 (90.00%) Data Ingestion
2 27 (90.00%) Data Integration
2 27 (90.00%) Data Migration
2 27 (90.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 27 (90.00%) Presales
2 27 (90.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 27 (90.00%) TOGAF
2 27 (90.00%) UML
3 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.33%) Economics
4 1 (3.33%) Microservices
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Docker
1 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Ansible
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
2 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (3.33%) VMware