The median annual salary for a Infrastructure Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 29 April 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
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 129 120
Rank change year-on-year +6 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 5 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.26% 0.69% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.73% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 13 7
Median salary £65,000 £52,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.80% -16.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -7.69% +4.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. 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
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1866 2344 1787
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 97.04% 95.05% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1549 1759 1456
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
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 Birmingham

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

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 29 April 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 9 (90.00%) Big Data
2 8 (80.00%) TOGAF
3 7 (70.00%) Oracle
3 7 (70.00%) ServiceNow
3 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
4 6 (60.00%) Finance
4 6 (60.00%) Retail
5 4 (40.00%) Data Integration
5 4 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (40.00%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) CRM
5 4 (40.00%) ERP
5 4 (40.00%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (40.00%) Line Management
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
5 4 (40.00%) Data Strategy
6 3 (30.00%) Icinga
6 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (30.00%) IT Strategy
6 3 (30.00%) vRealize
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) Dell
6 3 (30.00%) EMC
6 3 (30.00%) ITIL
6 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (30.00%) Linux

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:

Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (40.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (40.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (90.00%) Big Data
2 4 (40.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
1 6 (60.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) TOGAF
2 4 (40.00%) CRM
2 4 (40.00%) Customer Requirements
2 4 (40.00%) Data Integration
2 4 (40.00%) Data Strategy
2 4 (40.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (40.00%) ERP
2 4 (40.00%) Line Management
3 3 (30.00%) IT Strategy
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) ITSM
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Java
2 2 (20.00%) Python
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Icinga
1 3 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (30.00%) Puppet
1 3 (30.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
1 7 (70.00%) ServiceNow
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) Dell
2 3 (30.00%) EMC
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) VMware