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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Designer
Rank 826 859 862
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Designer 67 52 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.047% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.050% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 63 38 14
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 £44,500 £42,550
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £67,600
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
107809 104785 105042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.70% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 89260 86303 89863
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £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 21 November 2014 within the UK.

Infrastructure Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Designer
Top 17 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 21 November 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 +2 67 £50,000 -9.09%
North West +9 35 £51,250 -26.78%
Cheshire - 22 £52,500 -
East Midlands +18 15 £49,000 -6.66%
Northamptonshire -6 15 £49,000 -8.83%
Northampton -7 14 £49,000 -8.83%
Manchester -10 13 £50,000 -28.57%
Knutsford - 11 £50,000 -
Leeds -9 8 £50,000 -4.76%
West Yorkshire -14 8 £50,000 -4.76%
Yorkshire -36 8 £50,000 +11.11%
London -18 5 £57,500 -16.96%
Harrow -10 4 £57,500 +2.67%
Hampshire -19 4 £67,500 +22.72%
South East -26 4 £67,500 +22.72%
Southampton - 3 £67,500 -
Basingstoke +5 1 - -

Infrastructure Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 107 (89.17%) Windows
2 49 (40.83%) UNIX
3 45 (37.50%) Linux
4 40 (33.33%) Finance
5 39 (32.50%) SAN
6 36 (30.00%) Internet
7 35 (29.17%) Middleware
8 33 (27.50%) IBM
9 32 (26.67%) Mainframe
9 32 (26.67%) Tandem
9 32 (26.67%) IBM Mainframe
10 31 (25.83%) Stakeholder Management
10 31 (25.83%) Cisco
11 30 (25.00%) Tomcat
11 30 (25.00%) MySQL
11 30 (25.00%) Problem Management
11 30 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
12 28 (23.33%) WAN
13 27 (22.50%) LAN
14 26 (21.67%) Apache
14 26 (21.67%) Open Source
15 25 (20.83%) Oracle
16 23 (19.17%) Agile Software Development
17 22 (18.33%) Risk Management
18 20 (16.67%) Java
18 20 (16.67%) Microsoft
18 20 (16.67%) Clustering
18 20 (16.67%) Google
18 20 (16.67%) Google Apps
18 20 (16.67%) OpenStack

Infrastructure Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 30 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 26 (21.67%) Apache
3 20 (16.67%) OpenStack
4 16 (13.33%) MS Exchange
5 14 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (11.67%) Office Communications Server
5 14 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.50%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (11.67%) MS Office
2 3 (2.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (16.67%) Google Apps
2 9 (7.50%) IaaS
2 9 (7.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 39 (32.50%) SAN
2 36 (30.00%) Internet
3 28 (23.33%) WAN
4 27 (22.50%) LAN
5 14 (11.67%) NAS
6 6 (5.00%) Firewall
7 3 (2.50%) VoIP
8 2 (1.67%) NetScaler
8 2 (1.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (1.67%) DNS
8 2 (1.67%) SSL
9 1 (0.83%) VPN
9 1 (0.83%) MPLS
9 1 (0.83%) OSPF
9 1 (0.83%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (25.00%) MySQL
2 14 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 14 (11.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (5.83%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 40 (33.33%) Finance
2 19 (15.83%) Military
3 4 (3.33%) Games
4 3 (2.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (29.17%) Middleware
2 3 (2.50%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 32 (26.67%) Tandem
1 32 (26.67%) IBM Mainframe
1 32 (26.67%) Mainframe
2 26 (21.67%) Open Source
3 20 (16.67%) Clustering
4 2 (1.67%) Replication
5 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 107 (89.17%) Windows
2 49 (40.83%) UNIX
3 45 (37.50%) Linux
4 17 (14.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 14 (11.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (11.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (25.83%) Stakeholder Management
2 30 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 30 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
3 23 (19.17%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (18.33%) Risk Management
5 19 (15.83%) Service Management
5 19 (15.83%) Software Engineering
5 19 (15.83%) Business Development
6 14 (11.67%) Technical Architecture
6 14 (11.67%) Change Control
7 13 (10.83%) Project Management
8 9 (7.50%) Load Balancing
9 7 (5.83%) Agile Project Management
10 5 (4.17%) TOGAF
11 4 (3.33%) Service Delivery
11 4 (3.33%) ITIL
11 4 (3.33%) Validation
11 4 (3.33%) Network Architecture
11 4 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
11 4 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (16.67%) Java
2 4 (3.33%) Perl
2 4 (3.33%) Python
2 4 (3.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.33%) RHCE
1 4 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (2.50%) DV Cleared
2 3 (2.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (2.50%) MCSE
3 2 (1.67%) CCNP
3 2 (1.67%) CCNA
3 2 (1.67%) MCITP
3 2 (1.67%) VCAP
3 2 (1.67%) CCEE
3 2 (1.67%) CCIA
3 2 (1.67%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (0.83%) CCDE
4 1 (0.83%) CCDP
4 1 (0.83%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 17 (14.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (13.33%) Active Directory
3 14 (11.67%) XenApp
3 14 (11.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (3.33%) Puppet
1 4 (3.33%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 33 (27.50%) IBM
2 31 (25.83%) Cisco
3 25 (20.83%) Oracle
4 20 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 20 (16.67%) Google
5 19 (15.83%) HP
6 17 (14.17%) VMware
6 17 (14.17%) Red Hat
7 16 (13.33%) Citrix
8 14 (11.67%) CommVault
8 14 (11.67%) NetApp
8 14 (11.67%) AppSense
9 7 (5.83%) hybris
10 4 (3.33%) Veritas
11 2 (1.67%) Juniper
12 1 (0.83%) Intel
12 1 (0.83%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.83%) F5
12 1 (0.83%) Capita