Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Analyst was £38,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Analyst
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 138 174
Rank change year-on-year -23 +36 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 17 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.55% 0.44% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.46% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 14
Cheshire median annual salary £38,000 £32,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.92% -19.75% +50.00%
10th Percentile £30,000 £24,050 £25,600
90th Percentile £52,500 £40,025 £43,925
North West median annual salary £33,000 £32,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year +3.13% -13.51% +16.54%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies in Cheshire with a recognized job title 2951 2189 3136
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.87% 97.29% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2262 1879 2660
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +3.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Infrastructure Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Analyst in Cheshire

Infrastructure Analyst
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Infrastructure Analyst in Cheshire

Infrastructure Analyst
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst in Cheshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Analyst in Cheshire

Infrastructure Analyst
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 6 £30,000 -
Knutsford -37 5 £50,000 - 1
Warrington -2 2 £37,500 +47.06%
Sandbach - 1 £32,500 -
Infrastructure Analyst
North West

Infrastructure Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Infrastructure Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Infrastructure Analyst in the job title.

1 10 (58.82%) ITIL
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
3 7 (41.18%) SAN
3 7 (41.18%) WAN
3 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
3 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 7 (41.18%) LAN
4 6 (35.29%) MCSE
4 6 (35.29%) MCSA
4 6 (35.29%) DHCP
4 6 (35.29%) DNS
4 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (35.29%) Change Management
4 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
5 5 (29.41%) Middleware
5 5 (29.41%) Patch Management
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
7 3 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (17.65%) CA Wily
7 3 (17.65%) PaaS
7 3 (17.65%) Banking
7 3 (17.65%) Investment Banking
7 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
7 3 (17.65%) Wealth Management
7 3 (17.65%) CA
7 3 (17.65%) Internet
7 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
7 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
7 3 (17.65%) Unix

Infrastructure Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
1 3 (17.65%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.76%) Apache
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (11.76%) JBoss
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) PaaS
2 2 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (11.76%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) LAN
1 7 (41.18%) SAN
1 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
1 7 (41.18%) WAN
2 6 (35.29%) DHCP
2 6 (35.29%) DNS
3 3 (17.65%) Internet
4 2 (11.76%) SSL
4 2 (11.76%) VPN
5 1 (5.88%) LDAP
5 1 (5.88%) SSH
5 1 (5.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) QlikView
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (17.65%) Banking
1 3 (17.65%) Investment Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Advertising
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Law
2 2 (11.76%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (29.41%) Middleware
2 1 (5.88%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (5.88%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (5.88%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
3 1 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
3 3 (17.65%) Unix
4 2 (11.76%) Linux
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.88%) AIX
5 1 (5.88%) CentOS
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) Change Management
3 5 (29.41%) Patch Management
4 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
4 3 (17.65%) Wealth Management
5 2 (11.76%) Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (11.76%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (11.76%) Data Analytics
5 2 (11.76%) Data Extraction
5 2 (11.76%) Data Security
5 2 (11.76%) Information Security
5 2 (11.76%) IT Audit
5 2 (11.76%) Matrix Organization
5 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.88%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.88%) Python
2 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) MCSA
1 6 (35.29%) MCSE
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) CISA
2 2 (11.76%) CISM
2 2 (11.76%) CISSP
2 2 (11.76%) CRISC
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) DBS Check
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) vSphere
2 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) CA Wily
1 3 (17.65%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (11.76%) BladeLogic
2 2 (11.76%) Ganglia
2 2 (11.76%) SCCM
2 2 (11.76%) SCOM
3 1 (5.88%) Ansible
3 1 (5.88%) Nagios
3 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 3 (17.65%) CA
3 2 (11.76%) IBM
3 2 (11.76%) NetApp
3 2 (11.76%) Tableau
3 2 (11.76%) VMware
4 1 (5.88%) BMC
4 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix
4 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.88%) SaltStack
4 1 (5.88%) Sun