Period
to 25 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Architect was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 284 239 241
Rank change year-on-year -45 +2 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 19 25 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.23% 0.35% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.36% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 4
Manchester median annual salary £52,500 £77,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.26% +29.17% -20.00%
10th Percentile £47,500 £62,500 £49,625
90th Percentile £60,000 £95,000 £69,500
North West median annual salary £52,500 £77,500 £61,215
% change year-on-year -32.26% +26.60% -5.82%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 7957 6929 7085
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.45% 97.80% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 6683 5868 5818
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £58,750
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Architect in Manchester

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Architect in Manchester

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram in Manchester

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

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Architect in Manchester

Infrastructure Architect
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect within the Manchester 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
Stockport - 8 £52,500 - 1
Cheadle - 5 £50,000 - 1
Infrastructure Architect
North West

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

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 Manchester region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 15 (78.95%) VMware
1 15 (78.95%) Enterprise Architecture
1 15 (78.95%) Microsoft Azure
1 15 (78.95%) Hyper-V
2 14 (73.68%) IaaS
3 13 (68.42%) Problem Management
3 13 (68.42%) Capacity Management
3 13 (68.42%) Network Design
4 7 (36.84%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (36.84%) Performance Management
5 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
5 5 (26.32%) Finance
6 4 (21.05%) Migration
6 4 (21.05%) WAN
6 4 (21.05%) Office 365
6 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (10.53%) DNS
8 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
8 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
9 1 (5.26%) SnapMirror
9 1 (5.26%) SnapVault
9 1 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
9 1 (5.26%) Customer Requirements
9 1 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (5.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (5.26%) Project Governance
9 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
9 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 7 (36.84%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 15 (78.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (73.68%) IaaS
3 4 (21.05%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (21.05%) Office 365
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon S3
4 1 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (5.26%) PaaS
4 1 (5.26%) SaaS
4 1 (5.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) WAN
2 2 (10.53%) DNS
3 1 (5.26%) BGP
3 1 (5.26%) DHCP
3 1 (5.26%) IPsec
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (5.26%) MPLS
3 1 (5.26%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Enterprise Architecture
2 13 (68.42%) Capacity Management
2 13 (68.42%) Network Design
2 13 (68.42%) Problem Management
3 7 (36.84%) Performance Management
4 4 (21.05%) Migration
5 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.26%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
6 1 (5.26%) Information Security
6 1 (5.26%) Project Governance
6 1 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) Hyper-V
2 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) SnapMirror
1 1 (5.26%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) VMware
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) Google
3 1 (5.26%) NetApp
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Together Money
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago