Period
to 24 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

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

Infrastructure Architect
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 342 321 334
Rank change year-on-year -21 +13 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 9 31 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.075% 0.25% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.26% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9 25 36
East of England median annual salary £65,000 £72,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.34% +26.09% +4.55%
10th Percentile £46,300 £50,100 £48,125
90th Percentile £84,000 £80,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -3.57% +3.70% +3.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11,596 12,095 14,122
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.75% 96.77% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 9,512 9,969 11,693
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,750 £67,125
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Architect in the East of England

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Architect in the East of England

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect in the East of England over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Architect in the East of England

Infrastructure Architect
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect within the East of England region over the 6 months to 24 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -22 4 £73,750 -7.81% 2
Essex +5 2 £57,500 -20.69%
Cambridgeshire - 2 £52,250 -
Suffolk - 1 £45,000 - 1
Infrastructure Architect
England

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, Infrastructure Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the East of England region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) High Availability
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) IBM
3 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (33.33%) Middleware
3 3 (33.33%) SAN
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
3 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Solaris
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (33.33%) Open Source
3 3 (33.33%) Security Architecture
3 3 (33.33%) Network Architecture
4 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) Unix
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
5 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) PKI
5 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (33.33%) WebLogic
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) SMS
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) OLTP
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) J2EE
2 1 (11.11%) Java EE
2 1 (11.11%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile Payment
1 1 (11.11%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Solaris
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) High Availability
1 3 (33.33%) Network Architecture
1 3 (33.33%) Open Source
1 3 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Benchmarking
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Presales
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) OpenView
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
1 1 (11.11%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) IBM
3 3 (33.33%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) BMC
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) NetApp
4 1 (11.11%) Sun