The median annual salary for a Infrastructure Architect was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Architect
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 103 141 143
Rank change year-on-year +38 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 4 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.32% 0.26% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.27% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 8
Median salary £62,500 £47,500 £70,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.57% -32.62%  
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £67,250 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.06% +3.46%  

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 1198 1823 2224
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.32% 93.68% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 928 1473 1524
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
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 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 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 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 Reading region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
1 7 (77.78%) Data Centre
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
5 3 (33.33%) Dell
5 3 (33.33%) EMC
5 3 (33.33%) ITSM
5 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 3 (33.33%) ITIL
5 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 3 (33.33%) Windows
5 3 (33.33%) Icinga
5 3 (33.33%) ServiceNow
5 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (33.33%) Puppet
5 3 (33.33%) Big Data
5 3 (33.33%) vRealize
5 3 (33.33%) IT Strategy
6 2 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (22.22%) Dynatrace

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) IIS
1 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (22.22%) SaaS
4 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) DHCP
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) Big Data
3 2 (22.22%) MySQL
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (22.22%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Clustering
2 2 (22.22%) Fintech
2 2 (22.22%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) IT Strategy
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) ITSM
1 3 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 3 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 2 (22.22%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (22.22%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (22.22%) Network Performance Management
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Management
2 2 (22.22%) Presales
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
2 2 (22.22%) SOA
2 2 (22.22%) Validation
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Network Management
3 1 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
1 2 (22.22%) Java
1 2 (22.22%) Perl
1 2 (22.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCITP
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (22.22%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 2 (22.22%) Terminal Services
3 2 (22.22%) vCloud
3 2 (22.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (22.22%) vSphere
4 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
4 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Icinga
1 3 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (33.33%) Puppet
1 3 (33.33%) vRealize
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) Oracle
4 4 (44.44%) Red Hat
5 3 (33.33%) Dell
5 3 (33.33%) EMC
5 3 (33.33%) ServiceNow
6 2 (22.22%) AppDynamics
6 2 (22.22%) Dynatrace
6 2 (22.22%) HP
6 2 (22.22%) New Relic
6 2 (22.22%) SolarWinds
6 2 (22.22%) Splunk
6 2 (22.22%) Veritas