The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Solutions Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Infrastructure Solution Architect
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 822 874 849
Rank change year-on-year +52 -25  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Solutions Architect 52 61 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.058% 0.062% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.064% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 30 57 98
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,613 £51,250 £54,625
10% offered a salary of more than £102,750 £105,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £68,750 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +14.58% -4.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85316 94967 105722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.52% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 284135 352965 396755
Median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Solutions Architect in the UK

Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Solutions Architect in the UK

Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Solutions Architect over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Solutions Architect in the UK

Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
England +45 51 £70,000 - 6
UK excluding London +33 35 £68,750 +14.58% 6
London +26 17 £81,250 -9.72%
South East +51 12 £67,500 +25.58% 1
Midlands +13 7 £70,000 +21.73%
South West -3 7 £59,000 -1.66% 1
North of England -14 7 £65,000 +2.67% 4
East of England - 1 - -
Wales - 1 £85,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Infrastructure Solutions 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 Infrastructure Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 35 (28.69%) Microsoft
2 32 (26.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (26.23%) Amazon AWS
3 30 (24.59%) Data Centre
4 28 (22.95%) VMware
5 26 (21.31%) VMware Infrastructure
5 26 (21.31%) Presales
6 25 (20.49%) Oracle
7 23 (18.85%) Finance
7 23 (18.85%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (18.03%) Enterprise Architecture
9 21 (17.21%) Office 365
9 21 (17.21%) TOGAF
9 21 (17.21%) WAN
10 19 (15.57%) SAN
10 19 (15.57%) Windows
10 19 (15.57%) Retail
11 18 (14.75%) Linux
12 16 (13.11%) Migration
12 16 (13.11%) IT Strategy
13 15 (12.30%) LAN
13 15 (12.30%) Active Directory
13 15 (12.30%) NAS
14 14 (11.48%) Technical Architecture
14 14 (11.48%) Cisco
14 14 (11.48%) SQL Server
14 14 (11.48%) Banking
15 13 (10.66%) Middleware
15 13 (10.66%) PRINCE2
15 13 (10.66%) iSCSI

Infrastructure Solutions 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 9 (7.38%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.74%) WebSphere
3 6 (4.92%) Apache
3 6 (4.92%) DataSynapse
3 6 (4.92%) IIS
3 6 (4.92%) Oracle Coherence
3 6 (4.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 6 (4.92%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (4.92%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.46%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.82%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (4.92%) RMDS
2 5 (4.10%) Oracle Retail
3 4 (3.28%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (3.28%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (3.28%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (1.64%) SAP CRM
4 2 (1.64%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.82%) PeopleSoft Financials
Cloud Services
1 32 (26.23%) Amazon AWS
1 32 (26.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (17.21%) Office 365
3 12 (9.84%) PaaS
4 11 (9.02%) IaaS
5 8 (6.56%) SaaS
6 5 (4.10%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (3.28%) Bluemix
7 4 (3.28%) IBM Cloud
8 3 (2.46%) SoftLayer
9 2 (1.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.82%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.82%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.82%) AWS OpsWorks
10 1 (0.82%) CloudFront
10 1 (0.82%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 21 (17.21%) WAN
2 19 (15.57%) SAN
3 15 (12.30%) LAN
3 15 (12.30%) NAS
4 13 (10.66%) iSCSI
5 9 (7.38%) Fibre Channel
6 8 (6.56%) DMZ
7 7 (5.74%) DNS
8 6 (4.92%) FCoE
8 6 (4.92%) HTTP
8 6 (4.92%) Multicast
9 2 (1.64%) Firewall
9 2 (1.64%) Internet
9 2 (1.64%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.82%) IPsec
10 1 (0.82%) Skype
10 1 (0.82%) SSL
10 1 (0.82%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.82%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.48%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.20%) Hadoop
3 9 (7.38%) Big Data
4 7 (5.74%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (5.74%) Oracle Database
4 7 (5.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (4.92%) HBase
6 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 5 (4.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (4.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (4.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (2.46%) Data Lake
7 3 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.46%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (2.46%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (1.64%) SAP BW
8 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.64%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.82%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.82%) JIRA
1 1 (0.82%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (18.85%) Finance
2 19 (15.57%) Retail
3 14 (11.48%) Banking
4 11 (9.02%) Marketing
5 6 (4.92%) Games
5 6 (4.92%) Investment Banking
6 4 (3.28%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.64%) Advertising
7 2 (1.64%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.66%) Middleware
2 8 (6.56%) .NET
3 6 (4.92%) HTML
3 6 (4.92%) Rendezvous
3 6 (4.92%) SAML
3 6 (4.92%) Ultra Messaging
3 6 (4.92%) XML
3 6 (4.92%) XSLT
4 4 (3.28%) OAuth
5 3 (2.46%) JSON
5 3 (2.46%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (1.64%) SAP Basis
6 2 (1.64%) SAP PI
7 1 (0.82%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.82%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (24.59%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.56%) Clustering
3 7 (5.74%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (3.28%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.46%) FlexPod
5 3 (2.46%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.46%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 2 (1.64%) Fintech
6 2 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.82%) Cloud Native
7 1 (0.82%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.82%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.82%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (15.57%) Windows
2 18 (14.75%) Linux
3 7 (5.74%) CentOS
3 7 (5.74%) Oracle Linux
4 6 (4.92%) Solaris
5 2 (1.64%) Unix
5 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.82%) HPUX
6 1 (0.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.31%) Presales
2 23 (18.85%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (18.03%) Enterprise Architecture
4 21 (17.21%) TOGAF
5 16 (13.11%) IT Strategy
5 16 (13.11%) Migration
6 14 (11.48%) Technical Architecture
7 13 (10.66%) PRINCE2
8 12 (9.84%) High Availability
8 12 (9.84%) ITIL
8 12 (9.84%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (8.20%) CRM
9 10 (8.20%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (8.20%) Load Balancing
10 9 (7.38%) ERP
10 9 (7.38%) Mentoring
11 8 (6.56%) Data Protection
11 8 (6.56%) Performance Testing
11 8 (6.56%) Service Delivery
12 7 (5.74%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (9.84%) PowerShell
2 10 (8.20%) Java
3 9 (7.38%) SQL
4 6 (4.92%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.28%) C
5 4 (3.28%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (3.28%) CCNA
1 4 (3.28%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.46%) ISEB
3 2 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.82%) CCDA
4 1 (0.82%) CCDP
4 1 (0.82%) CCIE
4 1 (0.82%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.10%) QA
3 1 (0.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (21.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (12.30%) Active Directory
3 13 (10.66%) Hyper-V
4 9 (7.38%) NFS
5 8 (6.56%) Docker
6 6 (4.92%) KVM
6 6 (4.92%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (4.92%) SRDF
6 6 (4.92%) Xen
7 3 (2.46%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (1.64%) vSphere
9 1 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.82%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (6.56%) Microsoft Clustering
2 7 (5.74%) Kubernetes
3 4 (3.28%) CA Single Sign-On
4 3 (2.46%) Docker Swarm
4 3 (2.46%) SCOM
5 1 (0.82%) Ansible
5 1 (0.82%) Packer
5 1 (0.82%) Terraform
Vendors
1 35 (28.69%) Microsoft
2 28 (22.95%) VMware
3 25 (20.49%) Oracle
4 14 (11.48%) Cisco
5 12 (9.84%) IBM
6 9 (7.38%) Google
7 8 (6.56%) Citrix
7 8 (6.56%) HP
8 7 (5.74%) Dell
8 7 (5.74%) Red Hat
9 6 (4.92%) EMC
9 6 (4.92%) Intel
9 6 (4.92%) NetApp
9 6 (4.92%) Sybase
9 6 (4.92%) TIBCO
10 5 (4.10%) SAP
11 4 (3.28%) CA
11 4 (3.28%) ServiceNow
11 4 (3.28%) Teradata
12 3 (2.46%) SolarWinds
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