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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Designer
Rank 838 848 853
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Designer 61 57 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.052% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.055% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 56 44 17
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +13.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £45,600
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £85,800 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +8.24%

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
105270 103197 109388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.69% 94.68% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 87760 83673 94207
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,500 £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 22 December 2014 within the UK.

Infrastructure Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Designer
Top 18 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 22 December 2014. 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 +1 61 £50,000 -9.09% 2
North West +21 35 £51,250 -26.78%
Cheshire - 22 £52,500 -
East Midlands +25 14 £49,000 -6.66%
Northamptonshire -11 14 £49,000 -6.66%
Northampton -3 13 £49,000 -6.66%
Manchester -21 13 £50,000 -28.57%
Knutsford - 11 £50,000 -
South East -9 6 £61,500 +11.81% 1
Leeds -1 5 £50,000 -4.76%
West Yorkshire -9 5 £50,000 -4.76%
Hampshire -24 5 £64,500 +17.27%
Yorkshire -28 5 £50,000 +14.28%
Southampton - 5 £64,500 -
South West -2 1 - - 1
West Sussex - 1 £28,500 - 1
Worthing - 1 £28,500 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 - - 1

Infrastructure Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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.

1 104 (90.43%) Windows
2 48 (41.74%) Linux
3 46 (40.00%) UNIX
4 42 (36.52%) SAN
5 37 (32.17%) Cisco
6 35 (30.43%) MySQL
6 35 (30.43%) Middleware
7 34 (29.57%) Internet
7 34 (29.57%) Tomcat
7 34 (29.57%) Finance
8 33 (28.70%) IBM
9 32 (27.83%) WAN
9 32 (27.83%) Mainframe
9 32 (27.83%) Tandem
9 32 (27.83%) IBM Mainframe
10 31 (26.96%) Stakeholder Management
11 30 (26.09%) Apache
11 30 (26.09%) Problem Management
11 30 (26.09%) Risk Analysis
11 30 (26.09%) Open Source
12 29 (25.22%) LAN
13 27 (23.48%) Oracle
14 25 (21.74%) Java
14 25 (21.74%) Google Apps
14 25 (21.74%) OpenStack
14 25 (21.74%) Google
15 24 (20.87%) Agile Software Development
16 20 (17.39%) HP
17 19 (16.52%) Service Management
17 19 (16.52%) Risk Management

Infrastructure Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 34 (29.57%) Tomcat
2 30 (26.09%) Apache
3 25 (21.74%) OpenStack
4 14 (12.17%) MS Exchange
5 12 (10.43%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (10.43%) Office Communications Server
5 12 (10.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.87%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.87%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (10.43%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (21.74%) Google Apps
2 6 (5.22%) IaaS
2 6 (5.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (36.52%) SAN
2 34 (29.57%) Internet
3 32 (27.83%) WAN
4 29 (25.22%) LAN
5 12 (10.43%) NAS
6 6 (5.22%) Firewall
7 4 (3.48%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (2.61%) VoIP
8 3 (2.61%) VPN
8 3 (2.61%) MPLS
8 3 (2.61%) OSPF
8 3 (2.61%) BGP
9 2 (1.74%) NetScaler
10 1 (0.87%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (30.43%) MySQL
2 13 (11.30%) SQL Server
3 12 (10.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (10.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.48%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (4.35%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 34 (29.57%) Finance
2 19 (16.52%) Military
3 4 (3.48%) Games
4 3 (2.61%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (30.43%) Middleware
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 32 (27.83%) Tandem
1 32 (27.83%) IBM Mainframe
1 32 (27.83%) Mainframe
2 30 (26.09%) Open Source
3 18 (15.65%) Clustering
4 1 (0.87%) Replication
4 1 (0.87%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (0.87%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 104 (90.43%) Windows
2 48 (41.74%) Linux
3 46 (40.00%) UNIX
4 19 (16.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 13 (11.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (10.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (1.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (26.96%) Stakeholder Management
2 30 (26.09%) Problem Management
2 30 (26.09%) Risk Analysis
3 24 (20.87%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (16.52%) Software Engineering
4 19 (16.52%) Business Development
4 19 (16.52%) Risk Management
4 19 (16.52%) Service Management
5 13 (11.30%) Technical Architecture
6 12 (10.43%) Project Management
6 12 (10.43%) Change Control
7 11 (9.57%) Load Balancing
8 5 (4.35%) Service Delivery
8 5 (4.35%) Agile Project Management
9 4 (3.48%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (3.48%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (3.48%) ITIL
9 4 (3.48%) Validation
10 2 (1.74%) E-Commerce
10 2 (1.74%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (21.74%) Java
2 4 (3.48%) Perl
2 4 (3.48%) Python
2 4 (3.48%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.87%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (3.48%) RHCE
3 3 (2.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.61%) MCSE
3 3 (2.61%) CCNP
4 2 (1.74%) CCNA
4 2 (1.74%) CCDP
4 2 (1.74%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (1.74%) CCIE
4 2 (1.74%) MCITP
4 2 (1.74%) CCDE
4 2 (1.74%) VCAP
4 2 (1.74%) CCEE
4 2 (1.74%) CCIA
5 1 (0.87%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.87%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 16 (13.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (13.04%) Active Directory
3 12 (10.43%) XenApp
3 12 (10.43%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (3.48%) Puppet
1 4 (3.48%) Cobbler
2 1 (0.87%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 37 (32.17%) Cisco
2 33 (28.70%) IBM
3 27 (23.48%) Oracle
4 25 (21.74%) Google
5 20 (17.39%) HP
6 19 (16.52%) Red Hat
7 16 (13.91%) VMware
7 16 (13.91%) Microsoft
8 15 (13.04%) Citrix
9 13 (11.30%) NetApp
10 12 (10.43%) AppSense
10 12 (10.43%) CommVault
11 5 (4.35%) hybris
12 4 (3.48%) Juniper
12 4 (3.48%) Veritas
13 3 (2.61%) CheckPoint
13 3 (2.61%) F5
14 1 (0.87%) Symantec
14 1 (0.87%) Capita
14 1 (0.87%) SolarWinds
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