The median annual salary for a Infrastructure Architect was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Infrastructure Architect
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 91 95
Rank change year-on-year +6 +4  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 11 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.98% 0.60% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.64% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 2
Median salary £72,500 £67,500 £71,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.40% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £53,300 £45,500 £68,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £79,250 £74,250
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £67,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -6.71% +3.07%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. 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
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1067 1255 1286
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.44% 93.38% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 687 846 778
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Architect in Edinburgh

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Architect in Edinburgh

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Architect in Edinburgh

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

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

1 8 (72.73%) TOGAF
1 8 (72.73%) CISSP
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
2 6 (54.55%) Scrum
2 6 (54.55%) IT Strategy
2 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) Symantec
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) Google
4 2 (18.18%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) CRM
4 2 (18.18%) Office 365
4 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (18.18%) Ansible
4 2 (18.18%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (18.18%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (18.18%) Puppet
4 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
5 1 (9.09%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (9.09%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (9.09%) Data Lineage

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (72.73%) TOGAF
2 6 (54.55%) IT Strategy
2 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (9.09%) Data Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Data Ingestion
4 1 (9.09%) Data Lineage
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (9.09%) Physical Data Model
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Hyper-V
1 2 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Ansible
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) Citrix
2 4 (36.36%) Symantec
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Google
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £75000 per annum + 20% pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 26 days ago