The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Architect was - in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 3 months to 24 June 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 / Merseyside
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 52 57
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 0 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - 1.07% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.09% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Median salary - - £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -10.71% +12.00%  

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 491 457 490
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 91.60% 97.65% 96.08%
Number of salaries quoted 364 374 363
Median salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (75.00%) IT Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) vRealize
2 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (50.00%) Icinga
2 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (50.00%) ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) Dell
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) HPUX
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) IT Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Icinga
1 2 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (50.00%) Puppet
1 2 (50.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) Dell
1 2 (50.00%) EMC
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) SAP