The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Architect was £71,250 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 22 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
London / City of London
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 220 237 295
Rank change year-on-year +17 +58  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 17 22 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.33% 0.34% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.36% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 14 17 21
Median salary £71,250 £80,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.93% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £74,000 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £185,000 £85,100 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £68,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year -12.40% +9.60%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4949 6138 9863
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.30% 96.22% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4425 5605 8439
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Architect in the City of London

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Architect in the City of London

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect in the City of London over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Architect in the City of London

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 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 City of London region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 24 (55.81%) Finance
2 21 (48.84%) Oracle
3 20 (46.51%) Project Management
4 19 (44.19%) IT Strategy
4 19 (44.19%) ITIL
5 18 (41.86%) Technical Architecture
6 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (37.21%) Retail
7 16 (37.21%) Middleware
8 15 (34.88%) Retek
8 15 (34.88%) ATG
8 15 (34.88%) Service Delivery
8 15 (34.88%) Hyperion
8 15 (34.88%) PRINCE2
8 15 (34.88%) PeopleSoft
8 15 (34.88%) Oracle Financials
8 15 (34.88%) RUP
8 15 (34.88%) CRM
8 15 (34.88%) E-Commerce
8 15 (34.88%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 15 (34.88%) TDD
8 15 (34.88%) VMware
8 15 (34.88%) Logistics
8 15 (34.88%) Business Analysis
8 15 (34.88%) WebSphere
8 15 (34.88%) Microsoft Azure
8 15 (34.88%) Multichannel Retail
8 15 (34.88%) Oracle Retail
8 15 (34.88%) Capacity Planning
8 15 (34.88%) Waterfall

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 15 (34.88%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.65%) Apache
2 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.65%) IIS
2 2 (4.65%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.33%) Confluence
3 1 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 15 (34.88%) Oracle Financials
1 15 (34.88%) Oracle Retail
1 15 (34.88%) PeopleSoft Financials
2 1 (2.33%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 15 (34.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (13.95%) Office 365
3 3 (6.98%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.98%) IaaS
3 3 (6.98%) PaaS
4 2 (4.65%) GitHub
5 1 (2.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.23%) SAN
2 5 (11.63%) Firewall
2 5 (11.63%) iSCSI
2 5 (11.63%) NAS
3 3 (6.98%) WAN
4 2 (4.65%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (4.65%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (4.65%) DHCP
4 2 (4.65%) DNS
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (2.33%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.33%) Internet
5 1 (2.33%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.33%) Kerberos
5 1 (2.33%) LAN
5 1 (2.33%) LDAP
5 1 (2.33%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (2.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.95%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (2.33%) Big Data
3 1 (2.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.65%) JIRA
2 1 (2.33%) Subversion
2 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (55.81%) Finance
2 16 (37.21%) Retail
3 6 (13.95%) Banking
4 5 (11.63%) Games
4 5 (11.63%) Marketing
5 4 (9.30%) Legal
6 1 (2.33%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.33%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (37.21%) Middleware
2 6 (13.95%) .NET
3 5 (11.63%) .NET Framework
3 5 (11.63%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (4.65%) SAML
4 2 (4.65%) XMPP
5 1 (2.33%) CSS
5 1 (2.33%) DHTML
5 1 (2.33%) Django
5 1 (2.33%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (2.33%) HTML
5 1 (2.33%) jQuery
5 1 (2.33%) LAMP
5 1 (2.33%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (2.33%) REST
5 1 (2.33%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (2.33%) SOAP
5 1 (2.33%) Web Services
5 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Clustering
2 3 (6.98%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.65%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (4.65%) PKI
4 1 (2.33%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.33%) Fintech
4 1 (2.33%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.33%) Reinsurance
4 1 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.91%) Windows
2 7 (16.28%) Windows Server
3 5 (11.63%) Linux
4 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.33%) Unix
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) Project Management
2 19 (44.19%) IT Strategy
2 19 (44.19%) ITIL
3 18 (41.86%) Technical Architecture
4 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (34.88%) Business Analysis
5 15 (34.88%) Capacity Planning
5 15 (34.88%) CRM
5 15 (34.88%) E-Commerce
5 15 (34.88%) Logistics
5 15 (34.88%) Multichannel Retail
5 15 (34.88%) PRINCE2
5 15 (34.88%) RUP
5 15 (34.88%) Service Delivery
5 15 (34.88%) TDD
5 15 (34.88%) Waterfall
6 10 (23.26%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (18.60%) TOGAF
8 6 (13.95%) Asset Management
8 6 (13.95%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.33%) Java
2 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.33%) Perl
2 1 (2.33%) PHP
2 1 (2.33%) Python
2 1 (2.33%) Ruby
2 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (9.30%) CCNP
3 1 (2.33%) CISSP
3 1 (2.33%) EMC Certification
3 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.33%) MCSE
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) MiFID
System Software
1 12 (27.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (18.60%) Hyper-V
3 5 (11.63%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.65%) XenApp
5 1 (2.33%) vCloud
5 1 (2.33%) vSphere
5 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.33%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.33%) Ansible
2 1 (2.33%) Packer
2 1 (2.33%) SCCM
2 1 (2.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (48.84%) Oracle
2 15 (34.88%) ATG
2 15 (34.88%) Hyperion
2 15 (34.88%) PeopleSoft
2 15 (34.88%) Retek
2 15 (34.88%) VMware
3 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
4 8 (18.60%) Citrix
5 5 (11.63%) Cisco
5 5 (11.63%) Dell
5 5 (11.63%) NetApp
6 4 (9.30%) AppSense
6 4 (9.30%) Nimble Storage
6 4 (9.30%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.65%) EMC
8 1 (2.33%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.33%) Charles River
8 1 (2.33%) Red Hat
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