Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Architect was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Infrastructure Architect
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 101 - 139
Rank change year-on-year - +139 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 4 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.29% - 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 4
South Wales median annual salary £57,500 - £55,000
10th Percentile £50,750 - £50,000
90th Percentile £61,250 - £66,000
Wales median annual salary £57,500 - £55,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
South Wales
Permanent vacancies in South Wales with a recognized job title 1364 2114 2404
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.20% 98.01% 98.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1217 1892 2064
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +2.86%
10th Percentile £22,650 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,349 £55,250 £52,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Architect in South Wales

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Architect in South Wales

Infrastructure Architect
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff - 4 £57,500 -
Infrastructure Architect
Wales

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 25 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Wales region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) High Availability
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) DevOps
3 1 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Oracle
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Migration

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) High Availability
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) DevOps
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Refactoring
2 1 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (25.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Citrix
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle