The median annual salary for a Technical Infrastructure Architect was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 834 928 889
Rank change year-on-year +94 -39  
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Infrastructure Architect 24 26 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.028% 0.025% 0.082%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.026% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 24 22 83
Median salary £80,000 £68,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.78% -2.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,500 £62,100
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £79,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,750 £66,250 £70,000
% change year-on-year -23.39% -5.35%  

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 82030 100201 104416
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.27% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68128 83906 85283
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%  

Technical Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Technical Infrastructure Architect in the UK

Technical 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 Technical Infrastructure Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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 +104 22 £80,000 +14.28% 3
London +86 18 £80,000 +10.34% 2
Surrey +53 2 £57,000 -18.57%
South East +48 2 £57,000 -16.78% 1
South West +29 1 £45,000 -37.93%
Wiltshire +21 1 £45,000 -37.93%
Hertfordshire +19 1 £70,000 +57.30%
East of England +17 1 £70,000 +27.85%
Swindon +14 1 £45,000 -37.93%
Guildford - 1 £60,000 -
Staines - 1 £54,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Technical 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 Technical Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 56 (75.68%) VMware
2 53 (71.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (68.92%) Windows
4 50 (67.57%) Hyper-V
5 49 (66.22%) Cisco
5 49 (66.22%) SAN
6 45 (60.81%) Linux
7 44 (59.46%) WAN
8 43 (58.11%) Oracle
9 42 (56.76%) LAN
9 42 (56.76%) Finance
10 41 (55.41%) NFS
10 41 (55.41%) Fibre Channel
10 41 (55.41%) Performance Tuning
11 39 (52.70%) iSCSI
11 39 (52.70%) EMC
12 38 (51.35%) Intel
12 38 (51.35%) Sybase
12 38 (51.35%) Solaris
12 38 (51.35%) NetApp
12 38 (51.35%) Benchmarking
12 38 (51.35%) NAS
12 38 (51.35%) SRDF
12 38 (51.35%) Hadoop
12 38 (51.35%) Xen
12 38 (51.35%) Oracle Coherence
12 38 (51.35%) Oracle RAC
12 38 (51.35%) HBase
12 38 (51.35%) Multicast
12 38 (51.35%) KVM

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 38 (51.35%) Oracle Coherence
2 34 (45.95%) IIS
3 31 (41.89%) Apache
3 31 (41.89%) Tomcat
4 28 (37.84%) DataSynapse
4 28 (37.84%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 28 (37.84%) WebSphere
5 6 (8.11%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.05%) JBoss
6 3 (4.05%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.70%) MS Exchange
8 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (12.16%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 28 (37.84%) RMDS
2 1 (1.35%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.76%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (6.76%) Office 365
4 2 (2.70%) IaaS
4 2 (2.70%) PaaS
5 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (66.22%) SAN
2 44 (59.46%) WAN
3 42 (56.76%) LAN
4 41 (55.41%) Fibre Channel
5 39 (52.70%) iSCSI
6 38 (51.35%) FCoE
6 38 (51.35%) Multicast
6 38 (51.35%) NAS
7 28 (37.84%) HTTP
8 7 (9.46%) Firewall
9 5 (6.76%) TCP/IP
10 4 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (5.41%) DHCP
10 4 (5.41%) DNS
11 2 (2.70%) VoIP
12 1 (1.35%) Ethernet
12 1 (1.35%) PBX
12 1 (1.35%) SMTP
12 1 (1.35%) VPN
12 1 (1.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (51.35%) Hadoop
1 38 (51.35%) HBase
2 10 (13.51%) SQL Server
3 4 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.05%) OLTP
4 3 (4.05%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (1.35%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (1.35%) GIS
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 42 (56.76%) Finance
2 19 (25.68%) Banking
2 19 (25.68%) Investment Banking
3 3 (4.05%) Marketing
3 3 (4.05%) Retail
4 2 (2.70%) Advertising
5 1 (1.35%) Games
5 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (45.95%) Middleware
2 28 (37.84%) HTML
2 28 (37.84%) Rendezvous
2 28 (37.84%) Ultra Messaging
2 28 (37.84%) XML
2 28 (37.84%) XSLT
3 4 (5.41%) .NET
4 3 (4.05%) SAML
5 2 (2.70%) J2EE
6 1 (1.35%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.35%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (1.35%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (1.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Data Centre
2 9 (12.16%) Management Information System
3 6 (8.11%) Clustering
4 4 (5.41%) N-Tier
5 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.05%) FlexPod
5 3 (4.05%) PKI
5 3 (4.05%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 2 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.70%) Private Cloud
6 2 (2.70%) Replication
7 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.35%) EPoS
7 1 (1.35%) Eurex
7 1 (1.35%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.35%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.35%) Online Games
7 1 (1.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 51 (68.92%) Windows
2 45 (60.81%) Linux
3 38 (51.35%) Solaris
4 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (6.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (5.41%) Unix
6 4 (5.41%) Windows Server
7 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (1.35%) CentOS
8 1 (1.35%) Debian
8 1 (1.35%) SUSE
8 1 (1.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (55.41%) Performance Tuning
2 38 (51.35%) Benchmarking
3 35 (47.30%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (18.92%) Storage Virtualisation
5 9 (12.16%) ITIL
5 9 (12.16%) Load Balancing
6 8 (10.81%) High Availability
7 7 (9.46%) Presales
7 7 (9.46%) Project Management
7 7 (9.46%) Project Planning
8 6 (8.11%) Migration
8 6 (8.11%) SOA
9 5 (6.76%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (5.41%) Customer Requirements
10 4 (5.41%) IT Strategy
10 4 (5.41%) Server Building
10 4 (5.41%) Validation
11 3 (4.05%) Desktop Virtualisation
11 3 (4.05%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (4.05%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 30 (40.54%) Java
2 28 (37.84%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.41%) SQL
4 1 (1.35%) C
4 1 (1.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) MCSE
1 10 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (9.46%) CCNA
4 6 (8.11%) Degree
4 6 (8.11%) MCITP
4 6 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (6.76%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.70%) CCNP
7 1 (1.35%) CCIE
7 1 (1.35%) CNA
7 1 (1.35%) MCP
7 1 (1.35%) MCSA
7 1 (1.35%) MCSD
7 1 (1.35%) MOS
7 1 (1.35%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) COBIT
1 1 (1.35%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.35%) PMO
System Software
1 53 (71.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (67.57%) Hyper-V
3 41 (55.41%) NFS
4 38 (51.35%) KVM
4 38 (51.35%) Oracle RAC
4 38 (51.35%) SRDF
4 38 (51.35%) Xen
5 10 (13.51%) Active Directory
6 5 (6.76%) Terminal Services
6 5 (6.76%) vCloud
7 4 (5.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (5.41%) vSphere
8 3 (4.05%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (4.05%) ISA Server
8 3 (4.05%) UAG
8 3 (4.05%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (4.05%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.35%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.35%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (4.05%) SCOM
2 3 (4.05%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.35%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.35%) Puppet
3 1 (1.35%) SCCM
3 1 (1.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 56 (75.68%) VMware
2 49 (66.22%) Cisco
3 43 (58.11%) Oracle
4 39 (52.70%) EMC
5 38 (51.35%) Intel
5 38 (51.35%) NetApp
5 38 (51.35%) Sybase
6 32 (43.24%) IBM
7 28 (37.84%) TIBCO
8 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
9 11 (14.86%) HP
10 7 (9.46%) Citrix
11 5 (6.76%) Red Hat
11 5 (6.76%) Veritas
12 4 (5.41%) Dell
13 3 (4.05%) BMC
13 3 (4.05%) SolarWinds
14 2 (2.70%) Juniper
14 2 (2.70%) Veeam
15 1 (1.35%) Reuters