The median annual salary for a Network Infrastructure Architect was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Infrastructure Architect
UK
Rank 837 932 902
Rank change year-on-year +95 -30  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Infrastructure Architect 12 14 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.014% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.014% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 50
Median salary £80,000 £57,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +39.13% -23.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,500 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £84,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 £53,750 £62,500
% change year-on-year +48.83% -14.00%  

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 80634 98831 101724
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.35% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 66904 82761 83046
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Network Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Infrastructure Architect in the UK

Network Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Network Infrastructure Architect in the UK

Network Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Infrastructure Architect over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Infrastructure Architect in the UK

Network Infrastructure 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 Network Infrastructure Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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
England +91 12 £80,000 +39.13% 4
London +72 4 £77,500 +3.33% 1
South East +67 3 £80,000 +32.23% 2
Portsmouth - 3 £80,000 -
Hampshire - 3 £80,000 - 1
Yorkshire +28 2 £60,000 +4.34% 1
West Yorkshire +26 2 £60,000 +4.34% 1
Leeds - 2 £60,000 - 1
City of London - 1 £70,000 - 1

Network Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Network 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 Network Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 42 (65.63%) VMware
2 41 (64.06%) Cisco
3 35 (54.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (45.31%) Finance
5 26 (40.63%) WAN
6 25 (39.06%) SAN
7 23 (35.94%) Linux
8 22 (34.38%) iSCSI
9 21 (32.81%) NAS
10 20 (31.25%) LAN
11 19 (29.69%) Windows
12 18 (28.13%) Oracle
13 17 (26.56%) Java
14 16 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
14 16 (25.00%) Data Centre
15 15 (23.44%) Performance Tuning
15 15 (23.44%) Multicast
15 15 (23.44%) Middleware
15 15 (23.44%) Hyper-V
16 14 (21.88%) Oracle RAC
16 14 (21.88%) NetApp
16 14 (21.88%) IBM
16 14 (21.88%) EMC
16 14 (21.88%) Unified Communications
17 13 (20.31%) FCoE
17 13 (20.31%) Ultra Messaging
17 13 (20.31%) HBase
17 13 (20.31%) Hadoop
17 13 (20.31%) KVM
17 13 (20.31%) Intel

Network Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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 13 (20.31%) Apache
1 13 (20.31%) DataSynapse
1 13 (20.31%) IIS
1 13 (20.31%) Oracle Coherence
1 13 (20.31%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 13 (20.31%) Tomcat
1 13 (20.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (4.69%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (20.31%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.13%) Office 365
4 1 (1.56%) IaaS
4 1 (1.56%) PaaS
4 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (40.63%) WAN
2 25 (39.06%) SAN
3 22 (34.38%) iSCSI
4 21 (32.81%) NAS
5 20 (31.25%) LAN
6 16 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
7 15 (23.44%) Multicast
8 14 (21.88%) Unified Communications
9 13 (20.31%) FCoE
9 13 (20.31%) HTTP
10 12 (18.75%) Software-Defined Networking
10 12 (18.75%) Wireless
11 9 (14.06%) MPLS
12 7 (10.94%) Firewall
13 6 (9.38%) Network Security
14 5 (7.81%) BGP
14 5 (7.81%) DNS
15 4 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
16 3 (4.69%) Cisco ASA
17 2 (3.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.31%) Hadoop
1 13 (20.31%) HBase
2 1 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.56%) MySQL
2 1 (1.56%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.56%) Riak
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 29 (45.31%) Finance
2 10 (15.63%) Banking
3 8 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 6 (9.38%) Games
4 6 (9.38%) Marketing
5 2 (3.13%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.44%) Middleware
2 13 (20.31%) HTML
2 13 (20.31%) Rendezvous
2 13 (20.31%) Ultra Messaging
2 13 (20.31%) XML
2 13 (20.31%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.38%) Clustering
3 3 (4.69%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.56%) Fintech
5 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.56%) User Experience
5 1 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (35.94%) Linux
2 19 (29.69%) Windows
3 13 (20.31%) Solaris
4 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.13%) Unix
5 1 (1.56%) CentOS
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.44%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (20.31%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (20.31%) Benchmarking
2 13 (20.31%) Load Balancing
3 10 (15.63%) Customer Requirements
3 10 (15.63%) High Availability
4 8 (12.50%) Presales
5 6 (9.38%) Network Architecture
5 6 (9.38%) TOGAF
5 6 (9.38%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 4 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 4 (6.25%) Infrastructure Transformation
6 4 (6.25%) Security Architecture
7 3 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.69%) Critical Success Factor
7 3 (4.69%) Data Privacy
7 3 (4.69%) Network Design
7 3 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (3.13%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (3.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.56%) Java
2 13 (20.31%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (15.63%) SC Cleared
1 10 (15.63%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.94%) Degree
3 2 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.56%) CCDA
4 1 (1.56%) CCDP
4 1 (1.56%) CCIE
4 1 (1.56%) CCNP
4 1 (1.56%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (1.56%) ISEB
4 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.56%) PMO
System Software
1 35 (54.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (23.44%) Hyper-V
3 14 (21.88%) Oracle RAC
4 13 (20.31%) KVM
4 13 (20.31%) NFS
4 13 (20.31%) SRDF
4 13 (20.31%) Xen
5 5 (7.81%) Active Directory
6 1 (1.56%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (10.94%) Puppet
2 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (3.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 42 (65.63%) VMware
2 41 (64.06%) Cisco
3 18 (28.13%) Oracle
4 14 (21.88%) EMC
4 14 (21.88%) IBM
4 14 (21.88%) NetApp
5 13 (20.31%) Intel
5 13 (20.31%) Sybase
5 13 (20.31%) TIBCO
6 12 (18.75%) Microsoft
7 9 (14.06%) HP
8 8 (12.50%) Aruba
8 8 (12.50%) Meraki
9 7 (10.94%) F5
10 6 (9.38%) Computacenter
10 6 (9.38%) Dell
11 4 (6.25%) Juniper
12 3 (4.69%) CheckPoint
13 2 (3.13%) SolarWinds
13 2 (3.13%) Splunk
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