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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Designer
Rank 834 879 835
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -44
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Designer 56 54 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.045% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.048% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 46 44 51
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £33,144 £42,900 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £85,250 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.04% -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
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015 within the UK.

Infrastructure Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Designer
Top 21 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 24 April 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 +16 56 £50,000 - 5
South East +37 28 £53,750 -2.27% 2
Hampshire +9 20 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Southampton +2 15 £60,000 +9.09% 1
East Midlands +17 10 £49,000 - 1
London +15 8 £50,000 -35.48% 1
Northamptonshire -2 8 £49,000 - 1
Northampton -8 8 £49,000 - 1
West Sussex - 7 £33,606 -
Worthing - 5 £29,025 -
South West - 5 £47,500 -
Wiltshire - 3 £37,000 -
Swindon - 3 £37,000 -
Bristol - 2 £47,500 -
Nottingham - 2 - -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £47,500 -
Oxford - 1 £47,500 -
Coventry - 1 £47,500 -
Gatwick - 1 £42,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £47,500 - 1

Infrastructure Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 72 (74.23%) Windows
2 51 (52.58%) Linux
3 49 (50.52%) SAN
4 36 (37.11%) Cisco
5 35 (36.08%) UNIX
6 32 (32.99%) Oracle
6 32 (32.99%) Microsoft
7 30 (30.93%) WAN
8 29 (29.90%) MySQL
9 27 (27.84%) LAN
9 27 (27.84%) Service Delivery
10 26 (26.80%) Java
10 26 (26.80%) Active Directory
11 24 (24.74%) Project Management
11 24 (24.74%) Open Source
12 22 (22.68%) Clustering
12 22 (22.68%) Load Balancing
13 21 (21.65%) Finance
13 21 (21.65%) Apache
13 21 (21.65%) Tomcat
14 20 (20.62%) Google
14 20 (20.62%) Google Apps
14 20 (20.62%) OpenStack
15 19 (19.59%) VMware
15 19 (19.59%) Citrix
16 18 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
17 17 (17.53%) VMware Infrastructure
17 17 (17.53%) NAS
17 17 (17.53%) High Availability
17 17 (17.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Infrastructure Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 21 (21.65%) Apache
1 21 (21.65%) Tomcat
2 20 (20.62%) OpenStack
3 6 (6.19%) NetWeaver
4 5 (5.15%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.06%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (2.06%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (12.37%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 20 (20.62%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 49 (50.52%) SAN
2 30 (30.93%) WAN
3 27 (27.84%) LAN
4 17 (17.53%) NAS
5 9 (9.28%) Internet
6 8 (8.25%) VoIP
7 7 (7.22%) Firewall
8 6 (6.19%) MPLS
9 5 (5.15%) OSPF
9 5 (5.15%) BGP
9 5 (5.15%) VPN
9 5 (5.15%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (4.12%) 4G
10 4 (4.12%) Network Security
11 3 (3.09%) Wireless
11 3 (3.09%) DAB
11 3 (3.09%) Structured Cabling
12 2 (2.06%) iSCSI
13 1 (1.03%) ADSL
13 1 (1.03%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (29.90%) MySQL
2 14 (14.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.12%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 21 (21.65%) Finance
2 6 (6.19%) Retail
3 3 (3.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.28%) Middleware
2 6 (6.19%) .NET
3 4 (4.12%) COM
4 3 (3.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (24.74%) Open Source
2 22 (22.68%) Clustering
3 13 (13.40%) Mainframe
4 9 (9.28%) Replication
4 9 (9.28%) Tandem
4 9 (9.28%) IBM Mainframe
5 3 (3.09%) CCTV
6 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.03%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.03%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 72 (74.23%) Windows
2 51 (52.58%) Linux
3 35 (36.08%) UNIX
4 17 (17.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (14.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (2.06%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (27.84%) Service Delivery
2 24 (24.74%) Project Management
3 22 (22.68%) Load Balancing
4 18 (18.56%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (17.53%) High Availability
6 15 (15.46%) Service Management
6 15 (15.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (14.43%) Identity Management
8 10 (10.31%) Technical Architecture
9 9 (9.28%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (9.28%) ITIL
9 9 (9.28%) Problem Management
9 9 (9.28%) Risk Analysis
10 8 (8.25%) Business Continuity
10 8 (8.25%) Requirements Analysis
11 6 (6.19%) Mentoring
11 6 (6.19%) Coaching
12 5 (5.15%) E-Commerce
12 5 (5.15%) Configuration Management
13 4 (4.12%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 26 (26.80%) Java
2 5 (5.15%) C
3 4 (4.12%) SQL
4 3 (3.09%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (8.25%) DV Cleared
1 8 (8.25%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.19%) MCSE
3 5 (5.15%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.12%) CCNA
5 3 (3.09%) HP ASE
6 2 (2.06%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.06%) MCPD
6 2 (2.06%) Degree
6 2 (2.06%) CCNP
6 2 (2.06%) MCDBA
6 2 (2.06%) MCP
6 2 (2.06%) MCSD
7 1 (1.03%) CCIE
7 1 (1.03%) CCDP
7 1 (1.03%) CCDE
7 1 (1.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.15%) QA
2 3 (3.09%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.09%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.09%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 26 (26.80%) Active Directory
2 17 (17.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.19%) XenApp
4 5 (5.15%) XenServer
5 4 (4.12%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (2.06%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (8.25%) Hyperic
2 1 (1.03%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (37.11%) Cisco
2 32 (32.99%) Microsoft
2 32 (32.99%) Oracle
3 20 (20.62%) Google
4 19 (19.59%) Citrix
4 19 (19.59%) VMware
5 15 (15.46%) HP
6 14 (14.43%) Red Hat
7 11 (11.34%) NetApp
8 9 (9.28%) IBM
9 8 (8.25%) Symantec
9 8 (8.25%) SolarWinds
10 5 (5.15%) F5
10 5 (5.15%) CheckPoint
10 5 (5.15%) Juniper
11 3 (3.09%) Avaya
11 3 (3.09%) Intel
12 2 (2.06%) CommVault
12 2 (2.06%) AppSense
12 2 (2.06%) IronPort
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