Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Infrastructure Architect
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 221 177 256
Rank change year-on-year -44 +79 -64
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 41 104 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.60% 1.35% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 1.38% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 31 74 61
West Yorkshire median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% +4.35%
10th Percentile £52,500 £60,375 £41,875
90th Percentile £80,000 £83,750 £68,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +16.67% +3.90%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6643 7545 8997
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.39% 98.08% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5610 6511 7278
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,250 £63,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Architect in West Yorkshire

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Architect in West Yorkshire

Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Architect in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Architect in West Yorkshire

Infrastructure Architect
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Leeds +3 35 £65,000 - 4
Bradford -41 6 £70,000 -6.67%
Infrastructure Architect
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Yorkshire region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 26 (63.41%) VMware
2 18 (43.90%) Linux
3 17 (41.46%) Windows
4 16 (39.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
6 13 (31.71%) Active Directory
6 13 (31.71%) Windows Server
6 13 (31.71%) IT Strategy
7 12 (29.27%) Load Balancing
8 11 (26.83%) Project Management
9 10 (24.39%) Finance
9 10 (24.39%) Cisco
10 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
10 9 (21.95%) Puppet
10 9 (21.95%) Technical Architecture
10 9 (21.95%) Office 365
11 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
11 8 (19.51%) Web Services
11 8 (19.51%) WAN
12 7 (17.07%) PCI DSS
13 6 (14.63%) NoSQL
13 6 (14.63%) SCCM
13 6 (14.63%) RDBMS
13 6 (14.63%) DNS
13 6 (14.63%) Unix
13 6 (14.63%) Oracle
13 6 (14.63%) Firewall
13 6 (14.63%) SAN
13 6 (14.63%) BCP
13 6 (14.63%) Relational Database

Infrastructure Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 5 (12.20%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.95%) Office 365
2 5 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.88%) IaaS
4 1 (2.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) WAN
2 6 (14.63%) DNS
2 6 (14.63%) Firewall
2 6 (14.63%) SAN
3 5 (12.20%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (9.76%) SSL
4 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
5 3 (7.32%) iSCSI
5 3 (7.32%) MPLS
5 3 (7.32%) NAS
5 3 (7.32%) VPN
6 2 (4.88%) DMVPN
6 2 (4.88%) HSRP
6 2 (4.88%) IPsec
6 2 (4.88%) LAN
6 2 (4.88%) Spanning Tree
6 2 (4.88%) VLAN
6 2 (4.88%) VPLS
6 2 (4.88%) VRRP
7 1 (2.44%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.63%) NoSQL
2 6 (14.63%) RDBMS
2 6 (14.63%) Relational Database
3 5 (12.20%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (9.76%) MongoDB
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.44%) MySQL
6 1 (2.44%) OLAP
6 1 (2.44%) OLTP
6 1 (2.44%) Riak
Development Applications
1 8 (19.51%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Marketing
2 4 (9.76%) Retail
3 2 (4.88%) Advertising
3 2 (4.88%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (19.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.20%) Public Cloud
2 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.32%) Private Cloud
4 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) Clustering
4 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.44%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (43.90%) Linux
2 17 (41.46%) Windows
3 13 (31.71%) Windows Server
4 6 (14.63%) Unix
5 5 (12.20%) Mac OS
6 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) IT Strategy
2 12 (29.27%) Load Balancing
3 11 (26.83%) Project Management
4 9 (21.95%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (14.63%) BCP
5 6 (14.63%) Prototyping
6 5 (12.20%) ITIL
6 5 (12.20%) Microservices
6 5 (12.20%) Presales
6 5 (12.20%) SOA
7 4 (9.76%) Coaching
7 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
7 4 (9.76%) High Availability
7 4 (9.76%) Network Design
8 3 (7.32%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (7.32%) Business Continuity
8 3 (7.32%) Collaborative Working
8 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (7.32%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) Bourne shell
1 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) CCNA
1 3 (7.32%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (7.32%) MCSA
1 3 (7.32%) MCSE
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.88%) ISEB
2 2 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.07%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.88%) SLA
3 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.44%) PMO
System Software
1 16 (39.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (31.71%) Active Directory
3 4 (9.76%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (7.32%) Docker
5 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (4.88%) Terminal Services
5 2 (4.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (21.95%) Puppet
2 6 (14.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (63.41%) VMware
2 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
3 10 (24.39%) Cisco
4 6 (14.63%) Oracle
5 5 (12.20%) Capita
5 5 (12.20%) F5
6 4 (9.76%) Brocade
6 4 (9.76%) Citrix
6 4 (9.76%) HP
7 3 (7.32%) CheckPoint
7 3 (7.32%) Rackspace
7 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
8 2 (4.88%) Infoblox
9 1 (2.44%) EMC
9 1 (2.44%) IBM
9 1 (2.44%) NetApp