Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Architect was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 16 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
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 188 172 232
Rank change year-on-year -16 +60 -37
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 26 55 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.55% 1.04% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 1.06% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 19 41 39
Leeds median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £51,500 £56,250 £49,375
90th Percentile £67,000 £75,000 £73,250
West Yorkshire median annual salary £61,250 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -2.00% +4.17% +9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4,611 5,166 6,600
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.48% 97.82% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3,924 4,452 5,406
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,544
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.30% +3.86%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,638 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Architect in Leeds

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Architect in Leeds

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect in Leeds over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Architect in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Leeds region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 16 (61.54%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) Linux
3 14 (53.85%) VMware
4 13 (50.00%) IT Strategy
4 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 10 (38.46%) Project Management
6 9 (34.62%) Technical Architecture
6 9 (34.62%) Finance
6 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
6 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
6 9 (34.62%) Office 365
7 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (26.92%) WAN
7 7 (26.92%) Cisco
8 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
8 6 (23.08%) Capita
8 6 (23.08%) SCCM
8 6 (23.08%) Prototyping
9 5 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (19.23%) Mac OS
9 5 (19.23%) SAN
9 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
10 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
10 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (15.38%) Firewall
10 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
10 4 (15.38%) Marketing
10 4 (15.38%) Retail
10 4 (15.38%) Network Design
10 4 (15.38%) Load Balancing

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 9 (34.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) WAN
2 5 (19.23%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (19.23%) SAN
3 4 (15.38%) Firewall
3 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 3 (11.54%) DNS
4 3 (11.54%) iSCSI
5 2 (7.69%) DMVPN
5 2 (7.69%) HSRP
5 2 (7.69%) IPsec
5 2 (7.69%) LAN
5 2 (7.69%) MPLS
5 2 (7.69%) NAS
5 2 (7.69%) Spanning Tree
5 2 (7.69%) SSL
5 2 (7.69%) VLAN
5 2 (7.69%) VPLS
5 2 (7.69%) VPN
5 2 (7.69%) VRRP
6 1 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 4 (15.38%) Marketing
2 4 (15.38%) Retail
3 2 (7.69%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Clustering
3 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) Linux
3 13 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (19.23%) Mac OS
5 2 (7.69%) Unix
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) IT Strategy
2 10 (38.46%) Project Management
3 9 (34.62%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (23.08%) Prototyping
5 4 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (15.38%) Load Balancing
5 4 (15.38%) Network Design
6 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (11.54%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (11.54%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (11.54%) ITIL
6 3 (11.54%) Mathematics
6 3 (11.54%) Presales
6 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
7 2 (7.69%) BCP
7 2 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
7 2 (7.69%) Coaching
7 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.69%) Network Architecture
7 2 (7.69%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) Bourne shell
1 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 2 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) CCNA
1 3 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (11.54%) MCSA
1 3 (11.54%) MCSE
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.69%) Terminal Services
3 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) Ansible
2 1 (3.85%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) VMware
2 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
3 7 (26.92%) Cisco
4 6 (23.08%) Capita
5 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
5 3 (11.54%) Citrix
6 2 (7.69%) HP