Period
to 21 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Technical Infrastructure Architect was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

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

Technical Infrastructure Architect
UK
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1160 1158 1211
Rank change year-on-year -2 +53 -84
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Infrastructure Architect 36 37 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.021% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.022% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 16 36 61
UK median annual salary £60,000 £80,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +14.29% -2.78%
10th Percentile £41,875 £46,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £105,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £57,000 £50,125 £66,250
% change year-on-year +13.72% -24.34% -5.36%

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 166,189 166,064 194,291
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.33% 96.24% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 135,115 136,769 163,202
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%

Technical Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Technical Infrastructure Architect in the UK

Technical Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Technical Infrastructure Architect in the UK

Technical Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Technical Infrastructure Architect over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Technical Infrastructure Architect in the UK

Technical Infrastructure Architect
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Infrastructure Architect within the UK over the 6 months to 21 June 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 +8 36 £60,000 -25.00% 11
UK excluding London -2 20 £57,000 +13.72% 7
London -7 16 £73,750 -7.81% 4
North of England +23 6 £49,590 -5.54% 1
South West -6 6 - -
North West +5 4 £42,500 -19.05% 1
East of England +1 3 £60,000 -14.29%
South East -2 3 £54,000 +3.60% 5
Midlands +17 2 £50,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £64,045 -
West Midlands +11 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 - 1

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

For the 6 months to 21 June 2018, Technical Infrastructure 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 Technical Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 23 (63.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (44.44%) Finance
3 16 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (44.44%) VMware
4 15 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (38.89%) Cisco
6 13 (36.11%) Windows
6 13 (36.11%) Data Centre
7 12 (33.33%) Citrix
8 11 (30.56%) HP
8 11 (30.56%) WAN
9 10 (27.78%) Linux
9 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
9 10 (27.78%) Technical Architecture
10 9 (25.00%) ITIL
10 9 (25.00%) LAN
11 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
11 8 (22.22%) Service Management
11 8 (22.22%) IT Strategy
12 7 (19.44%) Virtual Desktop
12 7 (19.44%) Middleware
13 6 (16.67%) Load Balancing
13 6 (16.67%) Office 365
13 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
13 6 (16.67%) Clustering
13 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
14 5 (13.89%) Collaborative Working
14 5 (13.89%) Customer Requirements
14 5 (13.89%) Business Intelligence

Technical 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 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.11%) IIS
2 4 (11.11%) MQSeries
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 23 (63.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (41.67%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (16.67%) Office 365
4 4 (11.11%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) WAN
2 9 (25.00%) LAN
3 4 (11.11%) DNS
3 4 (11.11%) IP Telephony
3 4 (11.11%) VSAN
4 3 (8.33%) Firewall
4 3 (8.33%) VoIP
5 2 (5.56%) Skype
5 2 (5.56%) VLAN
5 2 (5.56%) VPN
6 1 (2.78%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) DB2
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
General
1 16 (44.44%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Electronics
2 5 (13.89%) Manufacturing
2 5 (13.89%) Marketing
2 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.33%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (19.44%) Middleware
2 2 (5.56%) Web Services
3 1 (2.78%) .NET
3 1 (2.78%) JSON
3 1 (2.78%) REST
3 1 (2.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Data Centre
2 6 (16.67%) Clustering
3 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.56%) Replication
5 1 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.78%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.78%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 13 (36.11%) Windows
2 10 (27.78%) Linux
3 4 (11.11%) AIX
3 4 (11.11%) HPUX
3 4 (11.11%) Solaris
3 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Technical Architecture
2 9 (25.00%) ITIL
3 8 (22.22%) IT Strategy
3 8 (22.22%) Service Management
4 6 (16.67%) Load Balancing
5 5 (13.89%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (13.89%) Collaborative Working
5 5 (13.89%) Customer Engagement
5 5 (13.89%) Customer Requirements
5 5 (13.89%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (13.89%) Network Design
5 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
5 5 (13.89%) Programme Management
6 4 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 4 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 4 (11.11%) SOA
6 4 (11.11%) TOGAF
7 3 (8.33%) Financial Modelling
7 3 (8.33%) Network Architecture
7 3 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.33%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.78%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.78%) Go
3 1 (2.78%) Python
3 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
1 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (8.33%) Degree
2 3 (8.33%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (2.78%) CCNA
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.78%) MCSE
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) PMO
2 2 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (27.78%) Active Directory
3 7 (19.44%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
4 4 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.78%) Docker
5 1 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Ansible
1 2 (5.56%) Backup Exec
1 2 (5.56%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.78%) Puppet
2 1 (2.78%) SCCM
2 1 (2.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (44.44%) VMware
3 14 (38.89%) Cisco
4 12 (33.33%) Citrix
5 11 (30.56%) HP
6 5 (13.89%) F5
6 5 (13.89%) Juniper
6 5 (13.89%) SAP
7 4 (11.11%) Google
7 4 (11.11%) Oracle
8 2 (5.56%) 3PAR
8 2 (5.56%) Mitel
8 2 (5.56%) Veeam
9 1 (2.78%) CA
9 1 (2.78%) Capita
9 1 (2.78%) IBM
9 1 (2.78%) NetApp
9 1 (2.78%) Red Hat