The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Analyst role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Infrastructure Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Analyst
Rank 542 619 498
Rank change year-on-year
+77 -121
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 391 322 434
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.27% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.29% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 323 286 374
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,999
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103195 111326 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.53% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 85280 91269 85438
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

Infrastructure Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Analyst
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst within the UK.

Infrastructure Analyst Salary Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Analyst
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 within the UK.

Infrastructure Analyst Salary Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Analyst
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +54 350 £40,000 +5.26% 30
London +2 111 £47,500 - 8
South East +31 73 £42,500 +32.81% 9
Yorkshire +30 55 £35,000 +5.26% 3
West Yorkshire +33 48 £35,000 +7.69% 2
West Sussex +35 45 £42,500 +23.18% 1
South West +22 35 £40,000 +33.33%
Leeds +17 31 £35,000 - 2
City of London +23 27 £46,500 -2.10% 1
East of England +5 27 £37,500 - 3
Crawley - 23 £44,500 - 1
North West -5 20 £36,250 +11.53% 1
Scotland +23 16 £30,000 -6.97% 1
Edinburgh +24 15 £30,000 -6.97%
Gatwick +4 15 £42,500 +19.71%
West Midlands -7 15 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Hertfordshire +6 13 £37,500 +19.04% 1
Hampshire -3 12 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Cambridgeshire +9 11 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Somerset +21 10 £40,000 +90.47%
Bristol -7 10 £40,000 +28.00%
East Midlands -12 10 £35,000 +4.47% 3
Dorset +14 9 £45,000 +12.50%
North Yorkshire +8 8 £33,750 -25.00% 1
Birmingham +5 8 £33,750 +12.50%
Southampton -1 8 £37,500 +17.18% 3
Manchester -6 8 £33,750 +3.84% 1
Nottingham +6 7 £32,500 +22.36%
Nottinghamshire +4 7 £32,500 +22.36%
Cheshire +1 7 £28,000 +3.70%

Infrastructure Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Infrastructure Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Analyst in their job title.

1 506 (63.25%) Windows
2 501 (62.63%) Active Directory
3 470 (58.75%) VMware
4 398 (49.75%) Microsoft
5 303 (37.88%) MS Exchange
6 298 (37.25%) VMware Infrastructure
7 279 (34.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 278 (34.75%) Citrix
9 224 (28.00%) ITIL
10 206 (25.75%) Cisco
11 196 (24.50%) SAN
12 192 (24.00%) SQL Server
12 192 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
13 185 (23.13%) MS Excel
14 183 (22.88%) Finance
15 178 (22.25%) Windows Server 2012
16 159 (19.88%) WAN
17 148 (18.50%) LAN
17 148 (18.50%) SCCM
18 147 (18.38%) SQL
19 144 (18.00%) DNS
20 122 (15.25%) Firewall
21 118 (14.75%) NetApp
22 117 (14.63%) Hyper-V
23 116 (14.50%) Data Centre
24 114 (14.25%) vSphere
25 111 (13.88%) HP
26 109 (13.63%) Linux
27 107 (13.38%) Microsoft Certification
28 104 (13.00%) XenApp

Infrastructure Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Infrastructure Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 303 (37.88%) MS Exchange
2 192 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 82 (10.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 77 (9.63%) SharePoint
5 74 (9.25%) Exchange Server 2007
6 66 (8.25%) Lync
7 31 (3.88%) IIS
8 29 (3.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 19 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
9 19 (2.38%) Office Communications Server
10 10 (1.25%) Tomcat
11 9 (1.13%) Apache
11 9 (1.13%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (0.88%) WorkSite
13 5 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (0.50%) MQSeries
15 3 (0.38%) SAS
15 3 (0.38%) WebSphere
16 2 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
17 1 (0.13%) CMS
Applications
1 185 (23.13%) MS Excel
2 100 (12.50%) MS Office
3 2 (0.25%) SPSS
4 1 (0.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.38%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 46 (5.75%) Office 365
2 41 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
3 39 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
4 25 (3.13%) Amazon EC2
4 25 (3.13%) Amazon S3
5 13 (1.63%) SaaS
6 11 (1.38%) IaaS
7 10 (1.25%) PaaS
8 6 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (0.50%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.25%) Symantec.cloud
11 1 (0.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 196 (24.50%) SAN
2 159 (19.88%) WAN
3 148 (18.50%) LAN
4 144 (18.00%) DNS
5 122 (15.25%) Firewall
6 95 (11.88%) DHCP
7 76 (9.50%) TCP/IP
8 66 (8.25%) VoIP
8 66 (8.25%) VLAN
9 53 (6.63%) VPN
10 42 (5.25%) NAS
11 37 (4.63%) LDAP
12 36 (4.50%) WLAN
13 32 (4.00%) Network Security
14 29 (3.63%) SSL
15 26 (3.25%) MPLS
16 24 (3.00%) iSCSI
17 21 (2.63%) NetScaler
18 19 (2.38%) IP Telephony
19 17 (2.13%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (2.13%) MySQL
4 12 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (0.75%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (0.50%) SAP BW
8 2 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.13%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.13%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.13%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (1.00%) MSI
2 4 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.38%) InstallShield
3 3 (0.38%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (0.38%) ClearQuest
General
1 183 (22.88%) Finance
2 56 (7.00%) Retail
3 52 (6.50%) Legal
4 43 (5.38%) Advertising
5 39 (4.88%) Back Office
6 32 (4.00%) Banking
7 31 (3.88%) Law
7 31 (3.88%) Telecoms
8 22 (2.75%) Publishing
9 12 (1.50%) Online Betting
10 9 (1.13%) Games
11 8 (1.00%) Billing
12 7 (0.88%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.50%) Front Office
14 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (5.38%) Web Services
2 21 (2.63%) Application Packaging
3 14 (1.75%) .NET
4 10 (1.25%) HTML
5 8 (1.00%) MSMQ
6 6 (0.75%) CSS
7 4 (0.50%) J2EE
7 4 (0.50%) Software Packaging
8 3 (0.38%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (0.38%) WebSphere MQ
8 3 (0.38%) XML
9 2 (0.25%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.25%) LAMP
10 1 (0.13%) .NET Framework
10 1 (0.13%) Silverlight
10 1 (0.13%) REST
10 1 (0.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 116 (14.50%) Data Centre
2 68 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (6.75%) Thin Client
3 54 (6.75%) Fat Client
4 33 (4.13%) Replication
5 32 (4.00%) Clustering
6 30 (3.75%) Blackberry
7 22 (2.75%) Computer Science
8 15 (1.88%) FMCG
8 15 (1.88%) HP Storage
9 13 (1.63%) Hedge funds
9 13 (1.63%) EMC VNX
10 11 (1.38%) Management Information System
11 10 (1.25%) Enterprise Storage
11 10 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (1.00%) EqualLogic
13 6 (0.75%) Statistics
13 6 (0.75%) Handset
13 6 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
14 5 (0.63%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 506 (63.25%) Windows
2 279 (34.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 178 (22.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 109 (13.63%) Linux
5 76 (9.50%) Windows 7
6 72 (9.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 33 (4.13%) Windows 8
8 26 (3.25%) UNIX
9 19 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (2.25%) Windows XP
11 12 (1.50%) CentOS
12 7 (0.88%) Solaris
13 6 (0.75%) AIX
13 6 (0.75%) Ubuntu
14 5 (0.63%) Fedora
14 5 (0.63%) HPUX
15 4 (0.50%) Mac OS X
15 4 (0.50%) Debian
16 3 (0.38%) Windows Vista
16 3 (0.38%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (28.00%) ITIL
2 88 (11.00%) Project Management
3 70 (8.75%) Service Management
4 65 (8.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 42 (5.25%) Service Delivery
6 38 (4.75%) PRINCE2
6 38 (4.75%) Load Balancing
6 38 (4.75%) Infrastructure Management
7 33 (4.13%) Root Cause Analysis
8 30 (3.75%) Configuration Management
9 27 (3.38%) Patch Management
10 25 (3.13%) PRINCE
10 25 (3.13%) ITSM
11 24 (3.00%) Change Management
12 22 (2.75%) Problem Management
13 20 (2.50%) WAN Optimisation
14 18 (2.25%) Server Building
15 17 (2.13%) Document Management
15 17 (2.13%) Migration
15 17 (2.13%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 147 (18.38%) SQL
2 66 (8.25%) PowerShell
3 17 (2.13%) Perl
4 15 (1.88%) Java
5 14 (1.75%) Python
6 12 (1.50%) VBScript
7 9 (1.13%) Bash Shell
8 7 (0.88%) VB
9 6 (0.75%) JavaScript
10 5 (0.63%) C
11 3 (0.38%) C#
12 2 (0.25%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.25%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.13%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 107 (13.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 80 (10.00%) Degree
3 72 (9.00%) MCSE
4 62 (7.75%) Cisco Certification
5 56 (7.00%) CCNA
6 53 (6.63%) ITIL Certification
7 33 (4.13%) MCSA
8 29 (3.63%) MCP
8 29 (3.63%) MCITP
9 28 (3.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 27 (3.38%) CCNP
11 25 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
11 25 (3.13%) Security Cleared
12 16 (2.00%) SC Cleared
12 16 (2.00%) CCA
13 9 (1.13%) MCTS
13 9 (1.13%) CCIA
14 7 (0.88%) RHCE
15 6 (0.75%) HND
16 4 (0.50%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (4.75%) SLA
2 32 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (0.88%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.25%) QA
6 1 (0.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 501 (62.63%) Active Directory
2 298 (37.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 117 (14.63%) Hyper-V
4 114 (14.25%) vSphere
5 104 (13.00%) XenApp
6 84 (10.50%) XenDesktop
7 46 (5.75%) VMware ESX
8 43 (5.38%) VMware Server
9 33 (4.13%) DFS Replication
10 23 (2.88%) Microsoft App-V
11 22 (2.75%) VMware ESXi
12 16 (2.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 14 (1.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 12 (1.50%) XenServer
15 9 (1.13%) NFS
16 8 (1.00%) Samba
17 7 (0.88%) Terminal Services
18 5 (0.63%) Xen
19 4 (0.50%) NLBS
20 3 (0.38%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 148 (18.50%) SCCM
2 95 (11.88%) SCOM
3 38 (4.75%) NetBackup
4 27 (3.38%) WSUS
5 26 (3.25%) Norton AntiVirus
6 17 (2.13%) WMI
7 14 (1.75%) Backup Exec
8 11 (1.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 8 (1.00%) Puppet
10 7 (0.88%) McAfee ePO
10 7 (0.88%) SCSM
10 7 (0.88%) ARCserve
11 6 (0.75%) XenMobile
11 6 (0.75%) Cobbler
11 6 (0.75%) HP Data Protector
12 5 (0.63%) ZABBIX
12 5 (0.63%) Bacula
13 4 (0.50%) AppManager
14 3 (0.38%) Nagios
14 3 (0.38%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 470 (58.75%) VMware
2 398 (49.75%) Microsoft
3 278 (34.75%) Citrix
4 206 (25.75%) Cisco
5 118 (14.75%) NetApp
6 111 (13.88%) HP
7 65 (8.13%) EMC
8 54 (6.75%) Symantec
9 53 (6.63%) Dell
10 39 (4.88%) SolarWinds
11 38 (4.75%) Red Hat
12 30 (3.75%) Mitel
13 28 (3.50%) CheckPoint
14 27 (3.38%) Riverbed
14 27 (3.38%) 3PAR
15 19 (2.38%) McAfee
16 18 (2.25%) IBM
17 14 (1.75%) AppSense
18 13 (1.63%) F5
19 11 (1.38%) Juniper
South East
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 28-35k
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: HIGHLY attractive/competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £40000 per annum + car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £40000 - £47000 Per Annum C46k + on call + bonus + benefits.
Posted: 5 days ago
Bishop Auckland, County Durham
Catalyst
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum plus profit related bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Company car
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Package + On call
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £33000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Harrogate
Technical Prospects
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 Basic Salary
Posted: 25 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 25 days ago