The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Architect was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 3 months to 29 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 Wales > Cardiff
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 - 75
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 1 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 0.20% - 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% - 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Cardiff median annual salary £85,000 - -
South Wales median annual salary £85,000 £55,000 -
% change year-on-year +54.54% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. 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
Cardiff
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 491 687 747
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 98.79% 98.28% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1456 2244 2269
Cardiff median annual salary £40,000 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.10% -1.33%  
10th Percentile £23,250 £22,750 £24,347
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £50,000
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% +1.35%  

Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Architect in Cardiff

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Architect in Cardiff

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 18 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 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 Cardiff region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) CloudFront
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon Redshift
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (100.00%) AWS OpsWorks

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon S3
1 1 (100.00%) AWS OpsWorks
1 1 (100.00%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) IPsec
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (100.00%) Amazon Redshift
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) DevOps
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing