Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Architect was £69,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

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

Infrastructure Architect
UK > England
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 655 648 544
Rank change year-on-year -7 -104 +62
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 545 696 1039
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.33% 0.37% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.38% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 432 565 856
England median annual salary £69,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.43% - -
10th Percentile £47,500 £51,250 £51,250
90th Percentile £89,875 £95,000 £100,000
UK median annual salary £68,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -2.86% - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 160373 183773 202115
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.53% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 131317 156122 167506
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Architect in England

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Architect in England

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect in England over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Architect in England

Infrastructure Architect
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. 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
London -8 253 £72,500 - 10
North of England -41 92 £66,250 +1.92% 9
South East +39 71 £62,500 -10.71% 4
Yorkshire +2 63 £70,000 +12.00% 5
Midlands +28 53 £57,500 -11.54% 4
East of England +30 38 £60,000 +2.13% 2
South West -22 35 £55,000 -25.42% 1
West Midlands 0 33 £70,000 +7.69% 2
North West -48 21 £52,500 -32.26% 4
East Midlands +28 20 £42,500 -41.18% 2
North East +18 8 £69,000 +8.99%
Infrastructure Architect
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 England region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 239 (43.85%) VMware
2 199 (36.51%) Microsoft
3 196 (35.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 160 (29.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 159 (29.17%) Windows
6 151 (27.71%) Amazon AWS
7 131 (24.04%) Active Directory
8 114 (20.92%) Finance
9 111 (20.37%) Linux
10 101 (18.53%) SQL Server
11 98 (17.98%) Oracle
12 95 (17.43%) IaaS
13 94 (17.25%) SAN
14 91 (16.70%) TOGAF
14 91 (16.70%) IT Strategy
15 90 (16.51%) Data Centre
16 89 (16.33%) Enterprise Architecture
17 87 (15.96%) Cisco
18 86 (15.78%) Office 365
19 83 (15.23%) Hyper-V
20 74 (13.58%) ITIL
21 73 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
21 73 (13.39%) Firewall
22 69 (12.66%) SQL
23 64 (11.74%) WAN
23 64 (11.74%) Stakeholder Management
24 61 (11.19%) PaaS
25 60 (11.01%) Windows Server
26 59 (10.83%) Presales
26 59 (10.83%) Web Services

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 36 (6.61%) SharePoint
2 25 (4.59%) WebLogic
3 21 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 21 (3.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 21 (3.85%) Tomcat
4 19 (3.49%) WebSphere
5 18 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2010
6 16 (2.94%) Apache
7 11 (2.02%) BizTalk Server
7 11 (2.02%) JBoss
7 11 (2.02%) OpenStack
7 11 (2.02%) Skype for Business
8 10 (1.83%) Documentum
9 9 (1.65%) IIS
10 6 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
10 6 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.73%) GlassFish
11 4 (0.73%) MQSeries
11 4 (0.73%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 16 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.73%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (3.30%) Oracle Retail
2 13 (2.39%) Oracle Financials
2 13 (2.39%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 9 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.92%) Oracle CRM
6 4 (0.73%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.55%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (0.37%) RMDS
8 2 (0.37%) SAP CRM
8 2 (0.37%) SAP S/4HANA
9 1 (0.18%) Markit EDM
9 1 (0.18%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 196 (35.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 151 (27.71%) Amazon AWS
3 95 (17.43%) IaaS
4 86 (15.78%) Office 365
5 61 (11.19%) PaaS
6 48 (8.81%) SaaS
7 26 (4.77%) Cloud Computing
8 11 (2.02%) Azure Active Directory
8 11 (2.02%) GitHub
9 10 (1.83%) AWS CloudFormation
10 7 (1.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 5 (0.92%) Google Cloud Platform
12 4 (0.73%) Bluemix
12 4 (0.73%) IBM Cloud
13 3 (0.55%) SoftLayer
14 1 (0.18%) Akamai
14 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
14 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
14 1 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 94 (17.25%) SAN
2 73 (13.39%) Firewall
3 64 (11.74%) WAN
4 48 (8.81%) DNS
5 47 (8.62%) LAN
6 33 (6.06%) NAS
7 24 (4.40%) TCP/IP
8 20 (3.67%) DHCP
9 18 (3.30%) iSCSI
10 14 (2.57%) Internet
10 14 (2.57%) Remote Desktop
11 13 (2.39%) VPN
12 12 (2.20%) Cisco IOS
12 12 (2.20%) Cisco Nexus
12 12 (2.20%) Fibre Channel
13 11 (2.02%) Unified Communications
13 11 (2.02%) VoIP
14 10 (1.83%) MPLS
14 10 (1.83%) Wireless
15 9 (1.65%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 101 (18.53%) SQL Server
2 30 (5.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 26 (4.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (4.40%) MongoDB
5 23 (4.22%) NoSQL
6 19 (3.49%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (3.49%) SQL Server 2012
7 15 (2.75%) SQL Server 2005
8 13 (2.39%) RDBMS
8 13 (2.39%) Relational Database
9 12 (2.20%) Oracle Database
10 11 (2.02%) Hadoop
10 11 (2.02%) MySQL
11 10 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
12 9 (1.65%) Big Data
12 9 (1.65%) SQL Server 2016
13 6 (1.10%) Redis
13 6 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 5 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 37 (6.79%) Git (software)
2 22 (4.04%) Jenkins
3 10 (1.83%) Selenium
4 5 (0.92%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.37%) JIRA
6 2 (0.37%) MorphX
7 1 (0.18%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.18%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.18%) TeamCity
General
1 114 (20.92%) Finance
2 53 (9.72%) Retail
3 39 (7.16%) Banking
4 23 (4.22%) Marketing
5 17 (3.12%) Law
5 17 (3.12%) Telecoms
6 16 (2.94%) Games
7 6 (1.10%) Back Office
8 4 (0.73%) Legal
9 3 (0.55%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.37%) Advertising
10 2 (0.37%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.37%) Publishing
11 1 (0.18%) Military
11 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (10.83%) Web Services
2 51 (9.36%) Middleware
3 27 (4.95%) .NET
4 19 (3.49%) SAML
5 11 (2.02%) Oracle Fusion
6 10 (1.83%) REST
6 10 (1.83%) SOAP
6 10 (1.83%) XMPP
7 6 (1.10%) Elastic Stack
8 4 (0.73%) .NET Framework
8 4 (0.73%) ActiveMQ
8 4 (0.73%) EJB
8 4 (0.73%) EJB 3.0
8 4 (0.73%) HornetQ
8 4 (0.73%) Java EE
8 4 (0.73%) Java SE
8 4 (0.73%) JMS
8 4 (0.73%) MSMQ
8 4 (0.73%) OAuth
8 4 (0.73%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 90 (16.51%) Data Centre
2 38 (6.97%) Management Information System
3 28 (5.14%) Hybrid Cloud
4 21 (3.85%) Clustering
5 19 (3.49%) Public Cloud
6 17 (3.12%) Analytical Skills
6 17 (3.12%) Private Cloud
7 15 (2.75%) FlexPod
7 15 (2.75%) PKI
8 9 (1.65%) Enterprise Storage
8 9 (1.65%) Linux Command Line
9 8 (1.47%) Computer Science
9 8 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.28%) Fintech
10 7 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
10 7 (1.28%) User Experience
11 5 (0.92%) Social Media
12 4 (0.73%) EPoS
12 4 (0.73%) Replication
12 4 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 159 (29.17%) Windows
2 111 (20.37%) Linux
3 60 (11.01%) Windows Server
4 41 (7.52%) Unix
5 25 (4.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (4.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (2.75%) Solaris
8 14 (2.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (2.57%) Windows 7
9 12 (2.20%) CentOS
10 7 (1.28%) Debian
10 7 (1.28%) Ubuntu
11 6 (1.10%) Windows 10
12 5 (0.92%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (0.92%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.55%) Windows Server 2003
14 2 (0.37%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.18%) Android
15 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.18%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (16.70%) IT Strategy
1 91 (16.70%) TOGAF
2 89 (16.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 74 (13.58%) ITIL
4 73 (13.39%) Agile Software Development
5 64 (11.74%) Stakeholder Management
6 59 (10.83%) Presales
7 50 (9.17%) Migration
8 48 (8.81%) E-Commerce
8 48 (8.81%) High Availability
9 43 (7.89%) Load Balancing
9 43 (7.89%) Technical Architecture
10 41 (7.52%) SOA
11 40 (7.34%) DevOps
12 38 (6.97%) Project Management
13 34 (6.24%) PRINCE2
14 33 (6.06%) CRM
15 29 (5.32%) Risk Management
16 28 (5.14%) Business Intelligence
17 27 (4.95%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 69 (12.66%) SQL
2 33 (6.06%) PowerShell
3 20 (3.67%) Bash Shell
4 17 (3.12%) Python
5 14 (2.57%) Java
6 11 (2.02%) Perl
6 11 (2.02%) Shell Script
7 7 (1.28%) JavaScript
8 5 (0.92%) C#
9 4 (0.73%) AWK
9 4 (0.73%) C
10 3 (0.55%) Korn
10 3 (0.55%) Ruby
11 2 (0.37%) X++
Qualifications
1 37 (6.79%) Degree
2 34 (6.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 32 (5.87%) Cisco Certification
3 32 (5.87%) MCSE
4 20 (3.67%) Security Cleared
5 19 (3.49%) CCNP
6 15 (2.75%) MCITP
7 14 (2.57%) ISEB
7 14 (2.57%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (2.20%) CCNA
9 8 (1.47%) CCDP
10 7 (1.28%) MCSA
10 7 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (0.92%) DV Cleared
11 5 (0.92%) SC Cleared
12 4 (0.73%) AWS Certification
12 4 (0.73%) CCIE
12 4 (0.73%) CISSP
12 4 (0.73%) Master's Degree
13 3 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.04%) PCI DSS
2 15 (2.75%) SLA
3 10 (1.83%) Disclosure Scotland
4 8 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (1.28%) QA
6 3 (0.55%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.55%) GCP
6 3 (0.55%) PMO
7 2 (0.37%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.18%) GDPR
8 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 160 (29.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 131 (24.04%) Active Directory
3 83 (15.23%) Hyper-V
4 43 (7.89%) vSphere
5 32 (5.87%) Docker
6 27 (4.95%) XenApp
7 18 (3.30%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (3.12%) XenDesktop
9 16 (2.94%) vCloud
10 15 (2.75%) Oracle RAC
11 7 (1.28%) Virtual Desktop
12 6 (1.10%) LXC
13 5 (0.92%) KVM
13 5 (0.92%) NFS
14 4 (0.73%) SRDF
14 4 (0.73%) Xen
15 3 (0.55%) Varnish
15 3 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
16 2 (0.37%) ISA Server
16 2 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 53 (9.72%) Puppet
2 35 (6.42%) SCCM
3 19 (3.49%) SCOM
4 17 (3.12%) Opscode Chef
4 17 (3.12%) ZABBIX
5 15 (2.75%) Microsoft Clustering
5 15 (2.75%) SCSM
6 12 (2.20%) Ansible
7 11 (2.02%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 10 (1.83%) Kubernetes
9 6 (1.10%) Grafana
9 6 (1.10%) Graphite
9 6 (1.10%) Graylog
9 6 (1.10%) Kibana
9 6 (1.10%) logstash
9 6 (1.10%) Munin
10 5 (0.92%) Backup Exec
10 5 (0.92%) Oracle Identity Management
11 4 (0.73%) MIMEsweeper
11 4 (0.73%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 239 (43.85%) VMware
2 199 (36.51%) Microsoft
3 98 (17.98%) Oracle
4 87 (15.96%) Cisco
5 58 (10.64%) Citrix
6 47 (8.62%) NetApp
7 25 (4.59%) EMC
7 25 (4.59%) Google
8 23 (4.22%) F5
8 23 (4.22%) Red Hat
9 19 (3.49%) Brocade
10 18 (3.30%) HP
11 17 (3.12%) IBM
12 15 (2.75%) SonicWALL
13 14 (2.57%) Infoblox
14 13 (2.39%) Dell
14 13 (2.39%) Hyperion
14 13 (2.39%) PeopleSoft
14 13 (2.39%) Retek
14 13 (2.39%) SolarWinds
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Salary: £62000.00 - £76000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Circa £55K Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
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Salary: £60,000 - £90,000 per year
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + £5k Car Allowance + Benefits
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Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Package
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
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Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Competitive
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