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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Designer
Rank 850 853 837
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Designer 43 54 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.047% 0.034%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.042% 0.050% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 33 31 32
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £49,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Infrastructure Designer Salary Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Designer
Top 15 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 28 August 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 -7 41 £52,500 +5.00% 6
South East +14 20 £52,500 +2.94% 3
London +11 10 £56,250 -2.17% 1
Hampshire -5 10 £52,500 +2.94% 2
Southampton - 10 £52,500 - 1
Surrey - 9 - - 1
Northamptonshire +1 7 £50,000 +2.04% 2
East Midlands -7 7 £50,000 +2.04% 2
Northampton -8 7 £50,000 +2.04% 2
Leeds +11 4 £62,500 +25.00%
Yorkshire +9 4 £62,500 +25.00%
West Yorkshire +2 4 £62,500 +25.00%
Scotland +2 2 £51,250 +20.58%
Glasgow - 2 £51,250 -
Guildford - 1 - - 1

Infrastructure Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (72.73%) SAN
2 71 (71.72%) Windows
2 71 (71.72%) Linux
3 55 (55.56%) Oracle
4 49 (49.49%) Active Directory
5 47 (47.47%) UNIX
6 45 (45.45%) MySQL
7 39 (39.39%) SQL Server
8 34 (34.34%) Java
9 31 (31.31%) Citrix
9 31 (31.31%) High Availability
10 30 (30.30%) Microsoft
10 30 (30.30%) VMware
11 29 (29.29%) VMware Infrastructure
12 28 (28.28%) Clustering
12 28 (28.28%) Cisco
13 26 (26.26%) Replication
13 26 (26.26%) Service Delivery
14 25 (25.25%) NAS
14 25 (25.25%) Technical Architecture
14 25 (25.25%) Load Balancing
14 25 (25.25%) LAN
14 25 (25.25%) WAN
14 25 (25.25%) Service Management
15 24 (24.24%) Project Management
15 24 (24.24%) Identity Management
16 23 (23.23%) Requirements Analysis
16 23 (23.23%) HP
17 22 (22.22%) NetApp
17 22 (22.22%) Symantec

Infrastructure Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 20 (20.20%) Apache
1 20 (20.20%) Tomcat
2 19 (19.19%) OpenStack
3 15 (15.15%) NetWeaver
4 3 (3.03%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.01%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.01%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.01%) Lync
5 1 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 16 (16.16%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (20.20%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 72 (72.73%) SAN
2 25 (25.25%) LAN
2 25 (25.25%) WAN
2 25 (25.25%) NAS
3 5 (5.05%) VoIP
3 5 (5.05%) Firewall
4 3 (3.03%) Wireless
4 3 (3.03%) DAB
4 3 (3.03%) Network Security
4 3 (3.03%) VPN
4 3 (3.03%) 4G
4 3 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (3.03%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (2.02%) MPLS
5 2 (2.02%) OSPF
5 2 (2.02%) BGP
5 2 (2.02%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.01%) LDAP
6 1 (1.01%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (45.45%) MySQL
2 39 (39.39%) SQL Server
3 17 (17.17%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.04%) OLTP
4 4 (4.04%) RDBMS
4 4 (4.04%) CouchDB
4 4 (4.04%) MongoDB
4 4 (4.04%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (4.04%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.01%) Oracle Database
General
1 15 (15.15%) Finance
1 15 (15.15%) Retail
2 3 (3.03%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.01%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (15.15%) .NET
2 4 (4.04%) COM
3 3 (3.03%) Web Services
4 1 (1.01%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.01%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 28 (28.28%) Clustering
2 26 (26.26%) Replication
3 13 (13.13%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.04%) Mainframe
5 3 (3.03%) CCTV
6 2 (2.02%) HP Storage
6 2 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.01%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.01%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 71 (71.72%) Windows
1 71 (71.72%) Linux
2 47 (47.47%) UNIX
3 15 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.03%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.01%) AIX
5 1 (1.01%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (31.31%) High Availability
2 26 (26.26%) Service Delivery
3 25 (25.25%) Service Management
3 25 (25.25%) Technical Architecture
3 25 (25.25%) Load Balancing
4 24 (24.24%) Project Management
4 24 (24.24%) Identity Management
5 23 (23.23%) Requirements Analysis
6 21 (21.21%) Business Continuity
7 20 (20.20%) Open Source
8 18 (18.18%) ITIL
9 13 (13.13%) E-Commerce
10 12 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (10.10%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (8.08%) SDLC
13 7 (7.07%) Stakeholder Management
14 4 (4.04%) Coaching
15 3 (3.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 3 (3.03%) Mentoring
15 3 (3.03%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (34.34%) Java
2 17 (17.17%) SQL
3 16 (16.16%) C
4 3 (3.03%) R
5 1 (1.01%) VBScript
5 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (21.21%) Security Cleared
2 13 (13.13%) DV Cleared
3 5 (5.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.04%) MCDBA
5 2 (2.02%) Degree
6 1 (1.01%) MCSE
6 1 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.01%) CCNP
6 1 (1.01%) CCNA
6 1 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.05%) QA
2 3 (3.03%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.03%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.03%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 49 (49.49%) Active Directory
2 29 (29.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (13.13%) Oracle RAC
4 5 (5.05%) XenApp
5 4 (4.04%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (3.03%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.02%) XenServer
8 1 (1.01%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.01%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (21.21%) Hyperic
2 1 (1.01%) vMotion
2 1 (1.01%) SCOM
Vendors
1 55 (55.56%) Oracle
2 31 (31.31%) Citrix
3 30 (30.30%) Microsoft
3 30 (30.30%) VMware
4 28 (28.28%) Cisco
5 23 (23.23%) HP
6 22 (22.22%) NetApp
6 22 (22.22%) Symantec
7 21 (21.21%) SolarWinds
8 20 (20.20%) Google
9 13 (13.13%) Red Hat
10 4 (4.04%) Intel
11 3 (3.03%) Juniper
11 3 (3.03%) CheckPoint
11 3 (3.03%) IronPort
11 3 (3.03%) F5
12 2 (2.02%) Dell
12 2 (2.02%) Avaya
13 1 (1.01%) IBM
13 1 (1.01%) EMC
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