The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Architect was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Infrastructure Architect
England / West Midlands
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 216 206 214
Rank change year-on-year -10 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 13 37 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.59% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.62% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7 34 11
Median salary £57,500 £64,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.85% +7.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,600 £72,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £68,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year -8.75% +9.60%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5013 5995 5541
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.91% 96.34% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4244 4715 4618
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Architect in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Architect in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Architect in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Architect
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 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
Coventry -2 7 £51,250 -2.38%
Birmingham +1 5 £70,000 +34.61% 1
Shropshire +6 1 £71,500 +12.94%
Infrastructure Architect
England

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 13 (56.52%) TOGAF
2 9 (39.13%) Data Centre
3 7 (30.43%) Oracle
3 7 (30.43%) ITIL
3 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2
4 6 (26.09%) Finance
4 6 (26.09%) Retail
4 6 (26.09%) ServiceNow
4 6 (26.09%) Big Data
4 6 (26.09%) Data Integration
5 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (21.74%) Presales
5 5 (21.74%) Linux
6 4 (17.39%) ERP
6 4 (17.39%) SQL
6 4 (17.39%) CRM
6 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (17.39%) VMware
6 4 (17.39%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (17.39%) Data Strategy
6 4 (17.39%) Line Management
6 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
6 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (17.39%) Oracle BPM
6 4 (17.39%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (17.39%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
7 3 (13.04%) Puppet

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (4.35%) Documentum
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (17.39%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) Big Data
2 4 (17.39%) Oracle Database
3 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.35%) Selenium
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
1 6 (26.09%) Retail
2 2 (8.70%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
1 1 (4.35%) REST
1 1 (4.35%) SOAP
1 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) TOGAF
2 7 (30.43%) ITIL
2 7 (30.43%) PRINCE2
3 6 (26.09%) Data Integration
4 5 (21.74%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (21.74%) Presales
5 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (17.39%) CRM
5 4 (17.39%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (17.39%) Data Strategy
5 4 (17.39%) ERP
5 4 (17.39%) Line Management
6 3 (13.04%) Data Protection
7 2 (8.70%) ArchiMate
7 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
7 2 (8.70%) Data Acquisition
7 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
7 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (8.70%) IT Strategy
7 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Perl
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) CCIE
1 2 (8.70%) CCNA
1 2 (8.70%) CCNP
1 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Puppet
2 2 (8.70%) Icinga
2 2 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.70%) SCCM
2 2 (8.70%) vRealize
3 1 (4.35%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Oracle
2 6 (26.09%) ServiceNow
3 4 (17.39%) VMware
4 3 (13.04%) EMC
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.70%) Cisco
5 2 (8.70%) Dell
6 1 (4.35%) Pega
6 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £80,000 (+ excellent package)
Posted: 2 days ago