The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Architect was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South West 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
England / South West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 218 200 210
Rank change year-on-year -18 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 15 41 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.29% 0.78% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.80% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 9 32 25
Median salary £57,500 £73,750 £65,150
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.03% +13.20%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £61,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £100,000
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 the South West. 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 West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5067 5129 5828
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.99% 97.64% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4214 4347 4914
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Architect in the South West

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Architect in the South West

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect in the South West over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Architect in the South West

Infrastructure Architect
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Somerset +4 10 £70,000 -
Wiltshire -3 3 £47,500 -34.48%
Gloucestershire -5 2 £57,500 -23.33% 3
Infrastructure Architect
England

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

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 South West region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 13 (40.63%) Stakeholder Management
1 13 (40.63%) IT Strategy
2 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (34.38%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (31.25%) Presales
4 9 (28.13%) Mentoring
4 9 (28.13%) Service Delivery
4 9 (28.13%) Finance
5 7 (21.88%) VMware
5 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
5 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (21.88%) Public Cloud
6 6 (18.75%) Data Centre
6 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
6 6 (18.75%) Cisco
6 6 (18.75%) Information Security
6 6 (18.75%) Migration
7 5 (15.63%) ITIL
7 5 (15.63%) Software Distribution
7 5 (15.63%) Supplier Management
7 5 (15.63%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (15.63%) User Experience
8 4 (12.50%) People Management
8 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
8 4 (12.50%) Degree
8 4 (12.50%) Retail
8 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (12.50%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 11 (34.38%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (3.13%) LAN
2 1 (3.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Public Cloud
2 6 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (18.75%) Data Centre
3 5 (15.63%) User Experience
4 4 (12.50%) EPoS
5 1 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 3 (9.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) IT Strategy
1 13 (40.63%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (31.25%) Presales
3 9 (28.13%) Mentoring
3 9 (28.13%) Service Delivery
4 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (18.75%) Information Security
4 6 (18.75%) Migration
4 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 5 (15.63%) ITIL
5 5 (15.63%) Software Distribution
5 5 (15.63%) Supplier Management
6 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (12.50%) People Management
6 4 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (9.38%) Coaching
8 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
8 2 (6.25%) TOGAF
9 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.13%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.13%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
1 7 (21.88%) VMware
2 6 (18.75%) Cisco
3 4 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (3.13%) Citrix
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle
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