The median annual salary for a Infrastructure Architect was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Architect
North West / Merseyside
Rank 58 - 57
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.71% - 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% - 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Median salary £62,500 - £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -3.84% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 537 477 461
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 94.71% 97.95% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 450 391 369
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £66,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Architect in Merseyside

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Architect in Merseyside

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect in Merseyside over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Architect in Merseyside

Infrastructure Architect
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool - 3 £62,500 - 1
Wirral - 1 £56,500 -
Infrastructure Architect
North West

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 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 Merseyside region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 12 (75.00%) Linux
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (68.75%) ITIL
2 11 (68.75%) PRINCE2
2 11 (68.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (68.75%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (62.50%) VMware
3 10 (62.50%) Cisco
3 10 (62.50%) Data Centre
3 10 (62.50%) IT Strategy
4 9 (56.25%) EMC
4 9 (56.25%) Oracle
4 9 (56.25%) SAN
4 9 (56.25%) TOGAF
5 8 (50.00%) Citrix
5 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (50.00%) IaaS
5 8 (50.00%) PaaS
6 7 (43.75%) DNS
6 7 (43.75%) MCSE
6 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
6 7 (43.75%) Banking
6 7 (43.75%) Middleware
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (37.50%) Software AG
7 6 (37.50%) EMC Certification
7 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (37.50%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (37.50%) Identity Management

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 6 (37.50%) Apache
1 6 (37.50%) BizTalk Server
1 6 (37.50%) IIS
1 6 (37.50%) JBoss
1 6 (37.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
1 2 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (68.75%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (50.00%) IaaS
2 8 (50.00%) PaaS
3 6 (37.50%) SaaS
4 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) SAN
2 7 (43.75%) DNS
3 6 (37.50%) DHCP
3 6 (37.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) Big Data
General
1 7 (43.75%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 6 (37.50%) Hybrid Cloud
2 6 (37.50%) Public Cloud
2 6 (37.50%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 2 (12.50%) OpenVMS
3 2 (12.50%) Solaris
4 1 (6.25%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) ITIL
1 11 (68.75%) PRINCE2
2 10 (62.50%) IT Strategy
3 9 (56.25%) TOGAF
4 6 (37.50%) DevOps
4 6 (37.50%) Identity Management
4 6 (37.50%) ITIL V3
4 6 (37.50%) Line Management
4 6 (37.50%) Load Balancing
4 6 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 6 (37.50%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (37.50%) Wealth Management
5 5 (31.25%) ITSM
6 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
6 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
6 2 (12.50%) Service Management
7 1 (6.25%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (6.25%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) MCSE
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (37.50%) CCNA
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 6 (37.50%) EMC Certification
3 1 (6.25%) CCA
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (6.25%) MCSA
3 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) AirWatch
2 3 (18.75%) Icinga
2 3 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (18.75%) Puppet
2 3 (18.75%) vRealize
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (62.50%) Cisco
2 10 (62.50%) VMware
3 9 (56.25%) EMC
3 9 (56.25%) Oracle
4 8 (50.00%) Citrix
5 6 (37.50%) IBM
5 6 (37.50%) Software AG
6 4 (25.00%) Dell
7 3 (18.75%) ServiceNow
8 2 (12.50%) HP
8 2 (12.50%) NetApp
9 1 (6.25%) 3PAR
9 1 (6.25%) SAP
Liverpool, Merseyside
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £47000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago