The median annual salary for a Infrastructure Architect was £48,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 30 March 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
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 208 237 220
Rank change year-on-year +29 -17  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 17 21 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.33% 0.36% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.37% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 19
Median salary £48,000 £67,500 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.88% -25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £55,000 £57,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £72,500 £100,000
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 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 4918 5697 5859
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.72% 96.79% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 4105 4709 4895
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 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +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 30 March 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 30 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
Bristol +7 8 £65,000 +15.55%
Dorset +28 5 £47,500 -
Wiltshire +12 3 £45,000 -37.93%
Somerset - 1 - - 1
Infrastructure Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 West region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 21 (51.22%) IT Strategy
2 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
3 17 (41.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (41.46%) PRINCE2
3 17 (41.46%) Cisco
4 16 (39.02%) Data Centre
5 15 (36.59%) Mentoring
6 13 (31.71%) Finance
6 13 (31.71%) Banking
6 13 (31.71%) SaaS
7 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (29.27%) VMware
7 12 (29.27%) ITIL
8 11 (26.83%) Technical Architecture
9 10 (24.39%) Windows
9 10 (24.39%) Linux
9 10 (24.39%) Service Delivery
9 10 (24.39%) Windows Server
10 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
10 9 (21.95%) Retail
10 9 (21.95%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (19.51%) PaaS
11 8 (19.51%) TOGAF
11 8 (19.51%) Load Balancing
11 8 (19.51%) EMC
11 8 (19.51%) SAN
11 8 (19.51%) Migration
11 8 (19.51%) Java
11 8 (19.51%) Python

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 7 (17.07%) IIS
2 6 (14.63%) Apache
2 6 (14.63%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (14.63%) JBoss
2 6 (14.63%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.44%) Apache Pig
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.88%) MS Office
2 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (31.71%) SaaS
2 9 (21.95%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (19.51%) IaaS
3 8 (19.51%) PaaS
4 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (4.88%) Office 365
6 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) SAN
2 7 (17.07%) VPN
3 6 (14.63%) DHCP
3 6 (14.63%) DNS
3 6 (14.63%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (7.32%) WAN
5 2 (4.88%) LAN
6 1 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.44%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (2.44%) DSL
6 1 (2.44%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.44%) Firewall
6 1 (2.44%) Kerberos
6 1 (2.44%) MPLS
6 1 (2.44%) SSL
6 1 (2.44%) TETRA
6 1 (2.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) Big Data
2 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.44%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.44%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.44%) HBase
4 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
General
1 13 (31.71%) Banking
1 13 (31.71%) Finance
2 9 (21.95%) Retail
3 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.07%) .NET
1 7 (17.07%) Middleware
2 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (39.02%) Data Centre
2 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (19.51%) Hybrid Cloud
2 8 (19.51%) Public Cloud
3 7 (17.07%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (14.63%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (12.20%) User Experience
6 2 (4.88%) EPoS
7 1 (2.44%) Clustering
7 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (24.39%) Linux
1 10 (24.39%) Windows
1 10 (24.39%) Windows Server
2 6 (14.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.88%) OpenVMS
3 2 (4.88%) Solaris
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (51.22%) IT Strategy
2 17 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (41.46%) PRINCE2
2 17 (41.46%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (36.59%) Mentoring
4 12 (29.27%) ITIL
5 11 (26.83%) Technical Architecture
6 10 (24.39%) Service Delivery
7 8 (19.51%) Line Management
7 8 (19.51%) Load Balancing
7 8 (19.51%) Migration
7 8 (19.51%) TOGAF
8 7 (17.07%) DevOps
8 7 (17.07%) Information Security
9 6 (14.63%) Identity Management
9 6 (14.63%) ITIL V3
9 6 (14.63%) Mobile Device Management
9 6 (14.63%) Wealth Management
10 5 (12.20%) Software Distribution
10 5 (12.20%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) Java
1 8 (19.51%) Python
2 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.44%) Scala
2 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) CCNA
1 7 (17.07%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
1 7 (17.07%) MCSE
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (14.63%) EMC Certification
3 1 (2.44%) CCIE
3 1 (2.44%) CCNP
3 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.44%) MCITP
3 1 (2.44%) MCP
3 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.44%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) COBIT
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (29.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
3 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.44%) HDFS
4 1 (2.44%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.44%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.44%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.44%) Puppet
2 1 (2.44%) SCCM
2 1 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
2 17 (41.46%) Cisco
3 12 (29.27%) VMware
4 8 (19.51%) EMC
5 6 (14.63%) Citrix
5 6 (14.63%) IBM
5 6 (14.63%) Oracle
5 6 (14.63%) Software AG
6 2 (4.88%) NetApp
7 1 (2.44%) Dell
7 1 (2.44%) Draytek
7 1 (2.44%) HP
7 1 (2.44%) Juniper
7 1 (2.44%) ProCurve
7 1 (2.44%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.44%) Symantec
7 1 (2.44%) Veeam
7 1 (2.44%) Veritas
7 1 (2.44%) WatchGuard
7 1 (2.44%) ZyXEL
Bath, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + 27 Hols + exc pension
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