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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Designer
Rank 847 879 827
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -52
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Designer 55 59 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.050% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.053% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 44 43 51
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £94,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -13.04%

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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
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 £38,500
% 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 3 July 2015 within the UK.

Infrastructure Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Designer
Top 27 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 3 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 +20 52 £52,500 +5.00% 5
South East +28 24 £60,000 +17.64% 4
East Midlands +10 19 £50,000 +2.04%
Hampshire +4 19 £60,000 +17.64% 3
Southampton +14 17 £60,000 +9.09% 2
Northamptonshire 0 17 £50,000 +2.04%
Northampton -2 16 £50,000 +2.04%
London +4 5 £50,000 -45.94%
Scotland +2 3 £51,250 +20.58%
Surrey - 3 - - 1
East of England +7 2 £35,000 -36.36%
West Midlands - 2 £46,250 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £35,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 - -
Nottingham - 2 - -
Coventry - 2 £46,250 -
Glasgow - 2 £51,250 -
Bedfordshire +12 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 - - 1
Bedford - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £47,500 -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Peterborough - 1 £35,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
South West - 1 £47,500 -

Infrastructure Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 78 (70.91%) Windows
2 68 (61.82%) Linux
2 68 (61.82%) SAN
3 46 (41.82%) Oracle
4 41 (37.27%) Microsoft
5 40 (36.36%) Cisco
5 40 (36.36%) Active Directory
6 39 (35.45%) UNIX
7 36 (32.73%) MySQL
7 36 (32.73%) Service Delivery
8 34 (30.91%) Java
8 34 (30.91%) WAN
9 33 (30.00%) Project Management
10 31 (28.18%) LAN
11 27 (24.55%) Open Source
12 26 (23.64%) High Availability
13 25 (22.73%) NAS
13 25 (22.73%) Service Management
13 25 (22.73%) Load Balancing
14 24 (21.82%) Google
14 24 (21.82%) Identity Management
14 24 (21.82%) VMware
14 24 (21.82%) Clustering
14 24 (21.82%) Apache
14 24 (21.82%) Tomcat
14 24 (21.82%) Citrix
14 24 (21.82%) Google Apps
15 23 (20.91%) OpenStack
16 22 (20.00%) SQL Server
17 21 (19.09%) VMware Infrastructure

Infrastructure Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 24 (21.82%) Apache
1 24 (21.82%) Tomcat
2 23 (20.91%) OpenStack
3 11 (10.00%) NetWeaver
4 6 (5.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.91%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.91%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.91%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.91%) Lync
5 1 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 18 (16.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 24 (21.82%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 68 (61.82%) SAN
2 34 (30.91%) WAN
3 31 (28.18%) LAN
4 25 (22.73%) NAS
5 7 (6.36%) VoIP
5 7 (6.36%) Firewall
6 5 (4.55%) VPN
6 5 (4.55%) Network Security
6 5 (4.55%) MPLS
6 5 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (3.64%) 4G
7 4 (3.64%) OSPF
7 4 (3.64%) BGP
8 3 (2.73%) DAB
8 3 (2.73%) Wireless
8 3 (2.73%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (1.82%) iSCSI
10 1 (0.91%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.91%) SSL
10 1 (0.91%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (32.73%) MySQL
2 22 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 9 (8.18%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database
General
1 13 (11.82%) Finance
2 11 (10.00%) Retail
3 3 (2.73%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.91%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.00%) .NET
2 5 (4.55%) COM
3 3 (2.73%) Web Services
4 1 (0.91%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (21.82%) Clustering
2 15 (13.64%) Data Centre
3 13 (11.82%) Replication
4 4 (3.64%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.73%) CCTV
6 2 (1.82%) HP Storage
6 2 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.91%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.91%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.91%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 78 (70.91%) Windows
2 68 (61.82%) Linux
3 39 (35.45%) UNIX
4 20 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.73%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.91%) AIX
7 1 (0.91%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (32.73%) Service Delivery
2 33 (30.00%) Project Management
3 27 (24.55%) Open Source
4 26 (23.64%) High Availability
5 25 (22.73%) Load Balancing
5 25 (22.73%) Service Management
6 24 (21.82%) Identity Management
7 18 (16.36%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (13.64%) ITIL
9 14 (12.73%) Disaster Recovery
9 14 (12.73%) Requirements Analysis
10 12 (10.91%) Business Continuity
10 12 (10.91%) Technical Architecture
11 10 (9.09%) E-Commerce
12 9 (8.18%) SDLC
13 8 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
14 7 (6.36%) Coaching
15 6 (5.45%) Mentoring
16 5 (4.55%) Configuration Management
17 4 (3.64%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (30.91%) Java
2 9 (8.18%) SQL
3 8 (7.27%) C
4 3 (2.73%) R
5 1 (0.91%) VBScript
5 1 (0.91%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (10.91%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.09%) DV Cleared
3 6 (5.45%) MCSE
3 6 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (3.64%) CCNA
4 4 (3.64%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.73%) HP ASE
6 2 (1.82%) MCPD
6 2 (1.82%) Degree
6 2 (1.82%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.82%) MCDBA
6 2 (1.82%) MCP
6 2 (1.82%) MCSD
7 1 (0.91%) CCNP
7 1 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.45%) QA
2 3 (2.73%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.73%) ISO 9001
2 3 (2.73%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 40 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 21 (19.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (8.18%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (5.45%) XenApp
5 4 (3.64%) XenServer
5 4 (3.64%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.91%) vSphere
6 1 (0.91%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.91%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (10.91%) Hyperic
2 1 (0.91%) vMotion
2 1 (0.91%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.91%) SCCM
2 1 (0.91%) SCOM
Vendors
1 46 (41.82%) Oracle
2 41 (37.27%) Microsoft
3 40 (36.36%) Cisco
4 24 (21.82%) Citrix
4 24 (21.82%) VMware
4 24 (21.82%) Google
5 19 (17.27%) HP
6 16 (14.55%) Red Hat
7 13 (11.82%) Symantec
7 13 (11.82%) NetApp
8 12 (10.91%) SolarWinds
9 5 (4.55%) F5
9 5 (4.55%) Juniper
9 5 (4.55%) CheckPoint
10 4 (3.64%) Intel
10 4 (3.64%) Avaya
11 3 (2.73%) IronPort
12 2 (1.82%) Dell
13 1 (0.91%) EMC
13 1 (0.91%) IBM
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