Period
to 19 February 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Technical Architect was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

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

Infrastructure Technical Architect
UK
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1151 1098 1188
Rank change year-on-year -53 +90 -67
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Technical Architect 33 81 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.047% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.048% 0.057%
Number of salaries quoted 27 79 109
UK median annual salary £60,000 £80,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £42,500 £55,000 £41,875
90th Percentile £96,000 £105,000 £92,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,500 £61,250 £62,500
% change year-on-year -6.12% -2.00% -

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 168,954 167,321 203,747
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 96.47% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 138,376 139,001 170,390
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

Infrastructure Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Technical Architect in the UK

Infrastructure Technical Architect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Technical Architect in the UK

Infrastructure Technical Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Technical Architect over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Technical Architect in the UK

Infrastructure Technical 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 Technical Architect within the UK over the 6 months to 19 February 2018. 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 -55 27 £65,000 -18.75% 10
UK excluding London +8 22 £57,500 -6.12% 8
South East +13 10 £45,000 -25.00% 4
London -58 9 £81,250 +1.56% 2
Scotland - 6 £57,500 -
North of England - 5 £59,795 - 3
Yorkshire - 4 £59,795 - 2
East of England -2 1 £65,000 -7.14%
North West - 1 - - 1

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, Infrastructure Technical Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Infrastructure Technical Architect in the job title.

1 20 (60.61%) Windows
1 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
2 18 (54.55%) Finance
3 14 (42.42%) IT Strategy
4 12 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 12 (36.36%) PRINCE2
5 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
5 10 (30.30%) VMware
5 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (24.24%) SAN
7 8 (24.24%) Linux
7 8 (24.24%) MCSE
7 8 (24.24%) Cisco
7 8 (24.24%) Data Management
7 8 (24.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (24.24%) High Availability
8 7 (21.21%) 3PAR
8 7 (21.21%) Software Delivery
8 7 (21.21%) Data Centre
8 7 (21.21%) Virtual Machines
8 7 (21.21%) Load Balancing
8 7 (21.21%) TOGAF
8 7 (21.21%) Hyper-V
8 7 (21.21%) VoIP
8 7 (21.21%) WAN
8 7 (21.21%) HP
8 7 (21.21%) CCNA

Infrastructure Technical 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 7 (21.21%) SharePoint
2 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (12.12%) MS Exchange
3 3 (9.09%) IIS
4 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 9 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (12.12%) Office 365
3 2 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) SAN
2 7 (21.21%) LAN
2 7 (21.21%) VoIP
2 7 (21.21%) WAN
3 5 (15.15%) Firewall
3 5 (15.15%) IP Telephony
4 4 (12.12%) VSAN
5 3 (9.09%) DNS
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (3.03%) Internet
6 1 (3.03%) Intranet
6 1 (3.03%) PBX
6 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
6 1 (3.03%) VPN
6 1 (3.03%) Wireless
6 1 (3.03%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
General
1 18 (54.55%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) J2EE
1 1 (3.03%) Java EE
1 1 (3.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Clustering
1 7 (21.21%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.06%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.03%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (60.61%) Windows
2 8 (24.24%) Linux
3 5 (15.15%) Unix
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
6 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) IT Strategy
2 12 (36.36%) PRINCE2
3 8 (24.24%) Data Management
3 8 (24.24%) High Availability
4 7 (21.21%) Configuration Management
4 7 (21.21%) Load Balancing
4 7 (21.21%) Software Delivery
4 7 (21.21%) TOGAF
5 6 (18.18%) ITIL
6 4 (12.12%) Incident Management
6 4 (12.12%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (9.09%) Presales
7 3 (9.09%) Project Management
7 3 (9.09%) Prototyping
8 2 (6.06%) API Integration
8 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.06%) Customer-Centricity
8 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (6.06%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (24.24%) MCSE
2 8 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (21.21%) CCNA
4 2 (6.06%) CCNP
5 1 (3.03%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (24.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 12 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 10 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (21.21%) Hyper-V
3 7 (21.21%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (12.12%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (6.06%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) Microsoft
2 10 (30.30%) VMware
3 8 (24.24%) Cisco
4 7 (21.21%) 3PAR
4 7 (21.21%) HP
5 4 (12.12%) Capita
5 4 (12.12%) Citrix
6 1 (3.03%) Avaya
6 1 (3.03%) CA
6 1 (3.03%) F5
6 1 (3.03%) IBM
6 1 (3.03%) Meraki
6 1 (3.03%) Nortel
6 1 (3.03%) Oracle
6 1 (3.03%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.03%) Tandberg