The median annual salary for a Network Infrastructure Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

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

Network Infrastructure Architect
UK
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 859 919 917
Rank change year-on-year +60 -2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Infrastructure Architect 15 28 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.017% 0.028% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.018% 0.029% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 43
Median salary £70,000 £80,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,000
10% offered a salary of more than £83,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +14.28% -4.54%  

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 85218 95218 107157
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.54% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 69700 80264 88299
Median salary £46,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.12% +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Infrastructure Architect in the UK

Network Infrastructure Architect
Top 15 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 22 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 +40 15 £70,000 -8.19% 3
London +26 9 £70,000 -30.00%
City of London +25 5 £70,000 -12.50%
West Yorkshire +14 3 £60,000 -
Leeds +7 3 £60,000 -
Yorkshire +2 3 £60,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £85,000 - 1
Surrey - 1 £70,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £57,500 - 1
South East - 1 £70,000 - 1
South West - 1 £57,500 - 1
East of England - 1 £85,000 - 1
Cheltenham - 1 £57,500 - 1
Hatfield - 1 £85,000 - 1
Redhill - 1 £70,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 19 (70.37%) VMware
2 15 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (48.15%) SAN
4 11 (40.74%) Cisco
5 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
5 10 (37.04%) NAS
6 9 (33.33%) MPLS
7 8 (29.63%) Load Balancing
8 7 (25.93%) Windows
9 6 (22.22%) WAN
9 6 (22.22%) HP
9 6 (22.22%) Dell
9 6 (22.22%) ITIL
9 6 (22.22%) Finance
9 6 (22.22%) TOGAF
9 6 (22.22%) iSCSI
10 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
10 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
10 5 (18.52%) High Availability
10 5 (18.52%) Marketing
10 5 (18.52%) Games
10 5 (18.52%) Clustering
10 5 (18.52%) Wireless
10 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
10 5 (18.52%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Clustering
11 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
11 4 (14.81%) BGP
11 4 (14.81%) NetApp
11 4 (14.81%) VPN

Network 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 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.41%) IaaS
2 2 (7.41%) PaaS
2 2 (7.41%) SaaS
3 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) SAN
2 10 (37.04%) NAS
3 9 (33.33%) MPLS
4 6 (22.22%) iSCSI
4 6 (22.22%) WAN
5 5 (18.52%) Wireless
6 4 (14.81%) BGP
6 4 (14.81%) Software-Defined Networking
6 4 (14.81%) Unified Communications
6 4 (14.81%) VPN
7 3 (11.11%) DNS
7 3 (11.11%) Firewall
7 3 (11.11%) IP Telephony
7 3 (11.11%) LAN
7 3 (11.11%) Network Security
8 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
8 2 (7.41%) VoIP
9 1 (3.70%) EIGRP
9 1 (3.70%) VPLS
9 1 (3.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) Apache Cassandra
1 3 (11.11%) MySQL
1 3 (11.11%) NoSQL
1 3 (11.11%) Riak
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Games
2 5 (18.52%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Clustering
2 4 (14.81%) Data Centre
3 3 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (7.41%) Fintech
5 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Windows
2 4 (14.81%) Windows Server
3 3 (11.11%) Linux
3 3 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Load Balancing
2 6 (22.22%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) TOGAF
3 5 (18.52%) High Availability
3 5 (18.52%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 4 (14.81%) Network Architecture
4 4 (14.81%) Presales
5 3 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (11.11%) Project Management
5 3 (11.11%) Security Architecture
5 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.41%) IT Strategy
6 2 (7.41%) Prototyping
6 2 (7.41%) Re-Platforming
6 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
6 2 (7.41%) Time Management
7 1 (3.70%) ITIL V3
7 1 (3.70%) Process Improvement
7 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) SC Cleared
1 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 3 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 3 (11.11%) ISEB
2 3 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (7.41%) CCNP
4 1 (3.70%) MCSE
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) PMO
2 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (18.52%) Active Directory
3 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (11.11%) vSphere
4 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 19 (70.37%) VMware
2 11 (40.74%) Cisco
3 10 (37.04%) Microsoft
4 6 (22.22%) Dell
4 6 (22.22%) HP
5 4 (14.81%) F5
5 4 (14.81%) NetApp
6 3 (11.11%) Aruba
6 3 (11.11%) EMC
6 3 (11.11%) IBM
6 3 (11.11%) Infoblox
6 3 (11.11%) Meraki
6 3 (11.11%) Oracle
6 3 (11.11%) Red Hat
7 2 (7.41%) Citrix
7 2 (7.41%) Juniper
8 1 (3.70%) AppSense
8 1 (3.70%) Computacenter
8 1 (3.70%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 10% Car Allowance + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
South East England
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago