Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Enterprise Infrastructure Architect was £82,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
UK
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1152 1130 1248
Rank change year-on-year -22 +118 +52
Permanent jobs requiring an Enterprise Infrastructure Architect 54 113 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.060% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.062% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 40 107 44
UK median annual salary £82,500 £75,000 £69,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +7.53% -3.79%
10th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £63,750
90th Percentile £95,100 £98,500 £90,625
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £75,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% -3.57%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 173309 182267 209632
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 139088 152628 174119
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Enterprise Infrastructure Architect in the UK

Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Enterprise Infrastructure Architect in the UK

Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Enterprise Infrastructure Architect over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Enterprise Infrastructure Architect in the UK

Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Enterprise Infrastructure Architect within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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
England -39 49 £82,500 +10.00% 2
London +33 34 £83,750 -11.84% 2
UK excluding London -49 15 £60,000 -20.00%
East of England - 10 £60,000 -
South East +29 3 £75,000 +3.45%
North West +2 2 £75,000 +36.36%
North of England +1 2 £75,000 -

Enterprise Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Enterprise 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 featuring Enterprise Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 29 (53.70%) Microsoft
2 27 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (35.19%) Office 365
4 17 (31.48%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (31.48%) Windows
5 16 (29.63%) VMware
5 16 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (27.78%) TOGAF
6 15 (27.78%) IT Strategy
7 14 (25.93%) Enterprise Architecture
8 12 (22.22%) Target Operating Model
9 11 (20.37%) Presales
9 11 (20.37%) SOA
9 11 (20.37%) SAP
9 11 (20.37%) Active Directory
10 10 (18.52%) Hyper-V
10 10 (18.52%) Finance
10 10 (18.52%) IaaS
11 8 (14.81%) SaaS
11 8 (14.81%) Remote Desktop
11 8 (14.81%) Strategic Thinking
11 8 (14.81%) Back Office
11 8 (14.81%) .NET
11 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
12 7 (12.96%) Service Management
12 7 (12.96%) MS Visio
12 7 (12.96%) Visualisation
12 7 (12.96%) Data Centre
13 6 (11.11%) Threat Management
13 6 (11.11%) Network Security

Enterprise Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (3.70%) CMS
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) MS Visio
2 6 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 27 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (35.19%) Office 365
3 17 (31.48%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (18.52%) IaaS
5 8 (14.81%) SaaS
6 4 (7.41%) PaaS
7 3 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.81%) Remote Desktop
2 6 (11.11%) Network Security
2 6 (11.11%) VoIP
2 6 (11.11%) Wireless
3 3 (5.56%) LAN
3 3 (5.56%) SAN
3 3 (5.56%) WAN
4 1 (1.85%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (18.52%) Finance
2 8 (14.81%) Back Office
3 6 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) .NET
2 2 (3.70%) CSS
2 2 (3.70%) CSS3
2 2 (3.70%) HTML
2 2 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.11%) Taxonomies
3 2 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.70%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.70%) Public Cloud
3 2 (3.70%) Reinsurance
4 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (31.48%) Windows
2 3 (5.56%) Linux
2 3 (5.56%) Unix
3 2 (3.70%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) IT Strategy
1 15 (27.78%) TOGAF
2 14 (25.93%) Enterprise Architecture
3 12 (22.22%) Target Operating Model
4 11 (20.37%) Presales
4 11 (20.37%) SOA
5 8 (14.81%) Strategic Thinking
6 7 (12.96%) Service Management
6 7 (12.96%) Visualisation
7 6 (11.11%) Asset Management
7 6 (11.11%) ITSM
7 6 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
7 6 (11.11%) Threat Management
8 5 (9.26%) ITIL
9 4 (7.41%) DevOps
10 3 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (5.56%) Data Centre Operations
10 3 (5.56%) Open Source
10 3 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (3.70%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (9.26%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) COBIT
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 16 (29.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (20.37%) Active Directory
3 10 (18.52%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) SCCM
1 1 (1.85%) SCOM
1 1 (1.85%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 29 (53.70%) Microsoft
2 16 (29.63%) VMware
3 11 (20.37%) SAP
4 4 (7.41%) Cisco
4 4 (7.41%) Citrix
5 3 (5.56%) Google