The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 26 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 124 146
Rank change year-on-year +16 +22  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 3 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.23% 0.40% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.41% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 5
Median salary £75,000 £47,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.89% -24.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £71,000 £47,500 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £47,500 £70,000
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 Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1268 1704 2206
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.02% 96.43% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1045 1350 1656
Median salary £47,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £24,936
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Architect in Reading

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Architect in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 Reading region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
4 2 (28.57%) Dell
4 2 (28.57%) EMC
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Java
4 2 (28.57%) Perl
4 2 (28.57%) MySQL
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
4 2 (28.57%) ITSM
4 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow
4 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (28.57%) New Relic

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (28.57%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Big Data
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) Fintech
2 2 (28.57%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (14.29%) Clustering
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (14.29%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (28.57%) IT Strategy
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) ITSM
1 2 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
1 2 (28.57%) Network Performance Management
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Management
1 2 (28.57%) PRINCE2
1 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
2 1 (14.29%) Data Management
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Bash Shell
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) Perl
1 2 (28.57%) Python
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Icinga
1 2 (28.57%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (28.57%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
1 2 (28.57%) vRealize
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) AppDynamics
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Dell
3 2 (28.57%) Dynatrace
3 2 (28.57%) EMC
3 2 (28.57%) New Relic
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) ServiceNow
3 2 (28.57%) SolarWinds
3 2 (28.57%) Splunk
4 1 (14.29%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) HP