The median annual salary for a Infrastructure Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Architect
England / South East
Rank 349 400 368
Rank change year-on-year +51 -32  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 40 58 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.27% 0.30% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.31% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 36 42 80
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £54,850
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £78,200
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 the South East. 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14386 18632 20289
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.50% 96.66% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 12028 15887 16329
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Architect in the South East

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Architect in the South East

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect in the South East over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Architect in the South East

Infrastructure Architect
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 27 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
Berkshire +49 19 £80,000 +33.33%
Surrey +28 9 £60,000 -11.11% 1
Oxfordshire +8 7 £62,500 -3.84%
Buckinghamshire +17 3 £62,500 +2.04% 1
Hampshire +18 2 £85,000 +54.54% 2
West Sussex +5 2 - - 3
Infrastructure Architect
England

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 South East region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 43 (40.57%) VMware
2 41 (38.68%) Amazon AWS
3 32 (30.19%) ITIL
4 29 (27.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 28 (26.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 28 (26.42%) Data Centre
6 26 (24.53%) Microsoft
7 23 (21.70%) Project Management
8 22 (20.75%) Linux
9 20 (18.87%) Presales
9 20 (18.87%) Load Balancing
9 20 (18.87%) Windows
9 20 (18.87%) Active Directory
10 19 (17.92%) Hyper-V
11 18 (16.98%) Cisco
11 18 (16.98%) IT Strategy
12 17 (16.04%) SQL Server
12 17 (16.04%) Windows Server
12 17 (16.04%) Hybrid Cloud
13 16 (15.09%) Oracle
13 16 (15.09%) Red Hat
13 16 (15.09%) Firewall
14 15 (14.15%) Clustering
15 14 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
15 14 (13.21%) TOGAF
15 14 (13.21%) PRINCE2
15 14 (13.21%) MS Excel
15 14 (13.21%) PowerShell
15 14 (13.21%) Enterprise Storage
16 13 (12.26%) Microsoft Certification

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 4 (3.77%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.83%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.89%) IIS
3 2 (1.89%) JBoss
3 2 (1.89%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.94%) Apache
4 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (13.21%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.83%) MS Office
2 3 (2.83%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 41 (38.68%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (26.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (9.43%) PaaS
4 8 (7.55%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (5.66%) SaaS
6 5 (4.72%) Office 365
7 3 (2.83%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (15.09%) Firewall
2 10 (9.43%) WAN
3 8 (7.55%) LAN
3 8 (7.55%) SAN
4 5 (4.72%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (3.77%) DNS
5 4 (3.77%) Network Security
6 3 (2.83%) BGP
6 3 (2.83%) MPLS
6 3 (2.83%) Skype
6 3 (2.83%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.83%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.89%) DHCP
7 2 (1.89%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (1.89%) iSCSI
8 1 (0.94%) PBX
8 1 (0.94%) VoIP
8 1 (0.94%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.04%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.55%) Apache Cassandra
2 8 (7.55%) Hadoop
3 3 (2.83%) Big Data
4 2 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.89%) MySQL
5 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Selenium
General
1 8 (7.55%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (3.77%) Finance
2 4 (3.77%) Marketing
3 3 (2.83%) Retail
3 3 (2.83%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.89%) Banking
4 2 (1.89%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.94%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.32%) .NET
2 9 (8.49%) Web Services
3 4 (3.77%) Middleware
4 2 (1.89%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 28 (26.42%) Data Centre
2 17 (16.04%) Hybrid Cloud
3 15 (14.15%) Clustering
4 14 (13.21%) Enterprise Storage
5 11 (10.38%) Fintech
6 5 (4.72%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (3.77%) Private Cloud
7 4 (3.77%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.89%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.89%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.89%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.94%) FMCG
9 1 (0.94%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.94%) Online Games
9 1 (0.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.75%) Linux
2 20 (18.87%) Windows
3 17 (16.04%) Windows Server
4 8 (7.55%) CentOS
4 8 (7.55%) Oracle Linux
5 4 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.89%) Solaris
7 2 (1.89%) Unix
7 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (30.19%) ITIL
2 23 (21.70%) Project Management
3 20 (18.87%) Load Balancing
3 20 (18.87%) Presales
4 18 (16.98%) IT Strategy
5 14 (13.21%) PRINCE2
5 14 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (13.21%) TOGAF
6 12 (11.32%) Continuous Improvement
7 11 (10.38%) Critical Success Factor
8 10 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (8.49%) Mentoring
9 9 (8.49%) Service Delivery
9 9 (8.49%) Service Management
10 8 (7.55%) Scrum
10 8 (7.55%) Server Virtualisation
11 7 (6.60%) E-Commerce
12 6 (5.66%) CRM
12 6 (5.66%) Matrix Management
12 6 (5.66%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (13.21%) PowerShell
2 9 (8.49%) C
3 5 (4.72%) SQL
4 4 (3.77%) Java
5 2 (1.89%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.89%) C#
5 2 (1.89%) Perl
5 2 (1.89%) Python
6 1 (0.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (12.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (11.32%) MCSE
3 7 (6.60%) Degree
4 5 (4.72%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (4.72%) MCSD
5 4 (3.77%) CCNA
6 3 (2.83%) MCITP
6 3 (2.83%) SC Cleared
6 3 (2.83%) Security Cleared
6 3 (2.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.89%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.94%) CCNP
8 1 (0.94%) MCSA
8 1 (0.94%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.83%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.94%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 29 (27.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (18.87%) Active Directory
3 19 (17.92%) Hyper-V
4 11 (10.38%) vSphere
5 8 (7.55%) Docker
6 6 (5.66%) XenApp
7 3 (2.83%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (2.83%) ISA Server
7 3 (2.83%) UAG
7 3 (2.83%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.89%) KVM
8 2 (1.89%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.89%) vCloud
8 2 (1.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.94%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.94%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.94%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (11.32%) Microsoft Clustering
2 8 (7.55%) Kubernetes
3 5 (4.72%) Puppet
4 3 (2.83%) Icinga
4 3 (2.83%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.83%) vRealize
5 2 (1.89%) Cobbler
5 2 (1.89%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (1.89%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (0.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 43 (40.57%) VMware
2 26 (24.53%) Microsoft
3 18 (16.98%) Cisco
4 16 (15.09%) Oracle
4 16 (15.09%) Red Hat
5 11 (10.38%) HP
6 10 (9.43%) Citrix
7 8 (7.55%) Google
7 8 (7.55%) Teradata
8 6 (5.66%) Dell
9 5 (4.72%) 3PAR
10 4 (3.77%) NetApp
11 3 (2.83%) EMC
11 3 (2.83%) ServiceNow
11 3 (2.83%) Splunk
12 2 (1.89%) AppDynamics
12 2 (1.89%) Dynatrace
12 2 (1.89%) F5
12 2 (1.89%) New Relic
12 2 (1.89%) SolarWinds
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