Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Architect was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 18 November 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 135 125 146
Rank change year-on-year -10 +21 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 10 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.44% 0.51% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.53% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 8
Glasgow median annual salary £55,000 £71,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.54% +1.43% +13.82%
10th Percentile £51,500 £50,500 £52,850
90th Percentile £59,250 £76,000 £80,000
Scotland median annual salary £57,500 £60,000 £58,750
% change year-on-year -4.17% +2.13% -3.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 2182 2092 2461
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.63% 95.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1387 1169 1591
Glasgow median annual salary £47,500 £41,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.46% -1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Architect in Glasgow

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Architect in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Glasgow region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 9 (90.00%) Finance
2 6 (60.00%) Capita
2 6 (60.00%) IT Strategy
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
3 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
3 3 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (20.00%) Dell
4 2 (20.00%) EMC
4 2 (20.00%) AIX
4 2 (20.00%) Solaris
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) MQSeries
4 2 (20.00%) SAN
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 2 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (20.00%) Symantec
4 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Mac OS
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 2 (20.00%) MQSeries
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) Skype
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) VoIP
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (90.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (20.00%) AIX
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Mac OS
2 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) IT Strategy
2 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (30.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Waterfall
3 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Java
1 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (30.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Capita
2 3 (30.00%) Citrix
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Dell
3 2 (20.00%) EMC
3 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 2 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (20.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) Veritas