The median annual salary for a Senior Infrastructure Architect was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Infrastructure Architect
UK
Rank 843 916 932
Rank change year-on-year +73 +16  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Architect 14 32 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.031% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.032% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 24
Median salary £80,000 £72,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% +7.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £63,500 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £89,500 £79,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £80,000 £72,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +10.34% +11.53%  

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 81782 99209 102096
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67852 83080 83346
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%  

Senior Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Infrastructure Architect in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Infrastructure Architect in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Architect over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Infrastructure Architect in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Architect
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 +81 14 £80,000 +10.34% 3
London +69 6 £77,500 -3.12% 2
South East +60 6 £80,000 +23.07%
Berkshire +42 6 £80,000 -
Slough - 6 £80,000 -
City of London - 2 £75,000 - 1
Swindon +11 1 £42,500 -41.37%
South West +8 1 £42,500 -41.37%
Wiltshire +7 1 £42,500 -41.37%
North West - 1 £100,000 -
Manchester - 1 £100,000 -

Senior Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 14 (58.33%) Data Centre
1 14 (58.33%) VMware
1 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (41.67%) Project Management
2 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 8 (33.33%) Linux
3 8 (33.33%) IT Strategy
4 7 (29.17%) Server Virtualisation
4 7 (29.17%) DNS
4 7 (29.17%) Cisco
5 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (25.00%) MCSE
5 6 (25.00%) IIS
5 6 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 6 (25.00%) Finance
5 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 6 (25.00%) Presales
5 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
6 5 (20.83%) vSphere
6 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (20.83%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
6 5 (20.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (20.83%) MCITP
6 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
6 5 (20.83%) MS Excel

Senior 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 6 (25.00%) IIS
2 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
4 1 (4.17%) Apache
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
4 1 (4.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (8.33%) IaaS
5 1 (4.17%) Office 365
5 1 (4.17%) PaaS
5 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) DNS
2 5 (20.83%) DHCP
3 4 (16.67%) SAN
3 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (8.33%) LAN
4 2 (8.33%) VoIP
4 2 (8.33%) WAN
5 1 (4.17%) Firewall
5 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
5 1 (4.17%) NAS
5 1 (4.17%) Network Security
5 1 (4.17%) Software-Defined Networking
5 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
1 6 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (8.33%) Legal
2 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (58.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.67%) Clustering
2 4 (16.67%) N-Tier
3 2 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (8.33%) Public Cloud
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 10 (41.67%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Linux
3 6 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.17%) HPUX
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Project Management
2 8 (33.33%) IT Strategy
3 7 (29.17%) Server Virtualisation
4 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 6 (25.00%) Presales
5 5 (20.83%) Customer Requirements
5 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
6 4 (16.67%) Migration
6 4 (16.67%) Project Planning
6 4 (16.67%) SOA
6 4 (16.67%) Validation
7 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (12.50%) TOGAF
8 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (8.33%) ITIL
8 2 (8.33%) Prototyping
8 2 (8.33%) Re-Platforming
8 2 (8.33%) Scrum
9 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (4.17%) Identity Management
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) MCSE
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (20.83%) MCITP
2 5 (20.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (16.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.17%) CCNP
5 1 (4.17%) Degree
5 1 (4.17%) EMC Certification
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.17%) MCSA
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (20.83%) vSphere
5 4 (16.67%) Terminal Services
5 4 (16.67%) vCloud
5 4 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (4.17%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 1 (4.17%) AirWatch
2 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) VMware
2 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 7 (29.17%) Cisco
4 6 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (16.67%) Citrix
5 4 (16.67%) HP
5 4 (16.67%) Veritas
6 2 (8.33%) Oracle
7 1 (4.17%) AppSense
7 1 (4.17%) EMC
7 1 (4.17%) NetApp
7 1 (4.17%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
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Salary: £58000.00 - £62000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
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