Period
to 18 February 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Architect was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

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
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 237 203 280
Rank change year-on-year -34 +77 -44
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Architect 22 65 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.32% 0.90% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.92% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 15 37 33
West Yorkshire median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £49,500 £56,250 £52,500
90th Percentile £71,000 £120,000 £83,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +9.09%

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 6,650 7,059 8,775
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.59% 97.80% 97.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5,691 6,145 7,270
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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 18 February 2018.

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 18 February 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
Leeds -4 22 £55,000 -15.38% 6
Infrastructure Architect
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, 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 across the West Yorkshire region featuring Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 15 (68.18%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Linux
3 13 (59.09%) VMware
3 13 (59.09%) IT Strategy
4 12 (54.55%) Windows Server
5 9 (40.91%) Office 365
5 9 (40.91%) Project Management
5 9 (40.91%) Finance
5 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
6 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 8 (36.36%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (27.27%) Prototyping
8 6 (27.27%) SCCM
8 6 (27.27%) Capita
8 6 (27.27%) WAN
8 6 (27.27%) Cisco
9 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
10 4 (18.18%) SAN
10 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
10 4 (18.18%) Marketing
10 4 (18.18%) Retail
10 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
10 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (18.18%) Mac OS
11 3 (13.64%) Presales
11 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (13.64%) Firewall
11 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (13.64%) Network Design

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 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 9 (40.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) WAN
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (18.18%) SAN
3 3 (13.64%) Firewall
3 3 (13.64%) iSCSI
3 3 (13.64%) TCP/IP
4 2 (9.09%) DNS
4 2 (9.09%) NAS
4 2 (9.09%) VLAN
5 1 (4.55%) BGP
5 1 (4.55%) DMVPN
5 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (4.55%) HSRP
5 1 (4.55%) LAN
5 1 (4.55%) MPLS
5 1 (4.55%) OSPF
5 1 (4.55%) Spanning Tree
5 1 (4.55%) SSL
5 1 (4.55%) VPLS
5 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (40.91%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Marketing
2 4 (18.18%) Retail
3 2 (9.09%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Linux
3 12 (54.55%) Windows Server
4 4 (18.18%) Mac OS
5 2 (9.09%) Unix
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (59.09%) IT Strategy
2 9 (40.91%) Project Management
3 8 (36.36%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (27.27%) Prototyping
5 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (13.64%) ITIL
5 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
5 3 (13.64%) Network Design
5 3 (13.64%) Presales
5 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 2 (9.09%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.55%) BCP
7 1 (4.55%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.55%) Change Management
7 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.55%) Information Security
7 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) Bourne shell
1 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 2 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) CCNA
1 3 (13.64%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (13.64%) MCSA
1 3 (13.64%) MCSE
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (9.09%) vSphere
4 1 (4.55%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) Ansible
2 1 (4.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) VMware
2 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
3 6 (27.27%) Capita
3 6 (27.27%) Cisco
4 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
4 3 (13.64%) Citrix
5 2 (9.09%) HP