The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Designer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Infrastructure Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Designer
Rank 836 827 838
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Designer 45 65 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.062% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.065% 0.034%
Number of salaries quoted 38 57 25
Average salary £49,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,450 £90,000 £65,600
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.00%

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
101499 99519 101734
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.83% 94.46% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 83699 79930 86037
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Infrastructure Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Designer
Salary Trend

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

Infrastructure Designer Salary Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Designer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Designer over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 within the UK.

Infrastructure Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Designer
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 February 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 -25 45 £49,000 -4.39% 3
South East 0 22 £38,188 -23.62%
East Midlands +20 13 £49,000 - 1
Northamptonshire -4 13 £49,000 - 1
Northampton -12 12 £49,000 - 1
West Sussex - 12 £28,500 -
Worthing - 11 £28,500 -
Hampshire -6 9 £60,000 +20.00%
Southampton -10 8 £60,000 +9.09%
Gloucestershire - 3 - -
South West - 3 - - 2
London -13 2 £57,500 -17.85%
West Midlands -16 2 £46,250 -7.50%
Coventry -22 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Oxford - 1 £47,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £47,500 -

Infrastructure Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Infrastructure Designer 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 Designer in their job title.

1 95 (87.96%) Windows
2 50 (46.30%) UNIX
3 49 (45.37%) Linux
4 44 (40.74%) SAN
5 40 (37.04%) Cisco
6 35 (32.41%) WAN
6 35 (32.41%) MySQL
6 35 (32.41%) Middleware
6 35 (32.41%) Finance
7 34 (31.48%) Internet
8 33 (30.56%) IBM
9 32 (29.63%) Mainframe
9 32 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 32 (29.63%) Tandem
9 32 (29.63%) IBM Mainframe
10 30 (27.78%) Problem Management
10 30 (27.78%) Risk Analysis
10 30 (27.78%) Open Source
10 30 (27.78%) Tomcat
11 29 (26.85%) LAN
12 28 (25.93%) Oracle
13 27 (25.00%) Apache
14 25 (23.15%) Agile Software Development
14 25 (23.15%) Clustering
15 24 (22.22%) Microsoft
16 23 (21.30%) Java
16 23 (21.30%) Google
16 23 (21.30%) Load Balancing
16 23 (21.30%) Google Apps
16 23 (21.30%) OpenStack

Infrastructure Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Infrastructure Designer 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 Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (27.78%) Tomcat
2 27 (25.00%) Apache
3 23 (21.30%) OpenStack
4 8 (7.41%) MS Exchange
5 7 (6.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (6.48%) Office Communications Server
5 7 (6.48%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.78%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (6.48%) MS Office
2 6 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 23 (21.30%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 44 (40.74%) SAN
2 35 (32.41%) WAN
3 34 (31.48%) Internet
4 29 (26.85%) LAN
5 11 (10.19%) NAS
6 7 (6.48%) Firewall
7 6 (5.56%) MPLS
8 5 (4.63%) OSPF
8 5 (4.63%) BGP
8 5 (4.63%) VoIP
8 5 (4.63%) VPN
8 5 (4.63%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (2.78%) Network Security
10 1 (0.93%) 4G
10 1 (0.93%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.93%) ADSL
10 1 (0.93%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (32.41%) MySQL
2 12 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 7 (6.48%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (6.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
General
1 35 (32.41%) Finance
2 3 (2.78%) Games
3 1 (0.93%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (32.41%) Middleware
2 1 (0.93%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 32 (29.63%) Tandem
1 32 (29.63%) IBM Mainframe
1 32 (29.63%) Mainframe
2 30 (27.78%) Open Source
3 25 (23.15%) Clustering
4 5 (4.63%) Replication
5 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.93%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 95 (87.96%) Windows
2 50 (46.30%) UNIX
3 49 (45.37%) Linux
4 19 (17.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (6.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (29.63%) Stakeholder Management
2 30 (27.78%) Problem Management
2 30 (27.78%) Risk Analysis
3 25 (23.15%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (21.30%) Load Balancing
5 18 (16.67%) Project Management
5 18 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 12 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
7 9 (8.33%) High Availability
8 7 (6.48%) Change Control
9 5 (4.63%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (4.63%) Business Continuity
9 5 (4.63%) Requirements Analysis
10 4 (3.70%) Configuration Management
10 4 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (3.70%) Identity Management
10 4 (3.70%) Service Management
11 3 (2.78%) ITIL
11 3 (2.78%) Validation
11 3 (2.78%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (21.30%) Java
2 3 (2.78%) Perl
2 3 (2.78%) Python
2 3 (2.78%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (6.48%) MCSE
1 7 (6.48%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (6.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.63%) DV Cleared
2 5 (4.63%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.70%) CCNA
4 3 (2.78%) HP ASE
4 3 (2.78%) RHCE
4 3 (2.78%) CCNP
5 2 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.85%) MCDBA
5 2 (1.85%) CCIE
5 2 (1.85%) MCP
5 2 (1.85%) MCSD
5 2 (1.85%) CCDP
5 2 (1.85%) MCPD
5 2 (1.85%) CCDE
5 2 (1.85%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.93%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.93%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 17 (15.74%) Active Directory
2 15 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (8.33%) XenServer
4 8 (7.41%) XenApp
5 1 (0.93%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (4.63%) Hyperic
2 3 (2.78%) Puppet
2 3 (2.78%) Cobbler
3 1 (0.93%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.93%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (37.04%) Cisco
2 33 (30.56%) IBM
3 28 (25.93%) Oracle
4 24 (22.22%) Microsoft
5 23 (21.30%) Google
6 17 (15.74%) VMware
6 17 (15.74%) Red Hat
7 15 (13.89%) Citrix
8 12 (11.11%) NetApp
9 10 (9.26%) HP
10 7 (6.48%) AppSense
10 7 (6.48%) CommVault
11 5 (4.63%) SolarWinds
11 5 (4.63%) F5
11 5 (4.63%) CheckPoint
11 5 (4.63%) Symantec
11 5 (4.63%) Juniper
12 3 (2.78%) Veritas
13 2 (1.85%) Avaya
14 1 (0.93%) Intel
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