Period
to 20 January 2019

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

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

Infrastructure Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 721 724 654
Rank change year-on-year +3 -70 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 361 445 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.26% 0.27% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.29% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 308 397 523
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £26,900
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £58,750
UK median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -5.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 133,369 155,858 161,404
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.91% 96.14% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 107,696 127,741 135,329
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,296 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Infrastructure Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Analyst in England

Infrastructure Analyst
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Analyst in England

Infrastructure Analyst
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst in England over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Analyst in England

Infrastructure Analyst
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. 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
London +14 145 £51,000 +7.37% 20
South East +48 64 £42,500 +21.43% 14
North of England +28 49 £35,979 -10.05% 10
Midlands -1 43 £32,500 -5.80% 8
South West +24 39 £35,000 - 5
North West +23 31 £39,000 -2.50% 5
West Midlands +12 27 £31,875 -8.93% 6
East of England +6 21 £30,000 -36.84% 6
East Midlands +21 16 £34,125 +1.87% 2
Yorkshire +34 13 £30,000 - 2
North East +7 5 £27,750 -34.71% 3
Infrastructure Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, Infrastructure Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring Infrastructure Analyst in the job title.

1 234 (64.82%) Windows
2 204 (56.51%) Microsoft
3 185 (51.25%) Active Directory
3 185 (51.25%) VMware
4 160 (44.32%) Windows Server
5 129 (35.73%) ITIL
6 117 (32.41%) Cisco
6 117 (32.41%) Citrix
7 115 (31.86%) Firewall
8 106 (29.36%) VMware Infrastructure
9 99 (27.42%) Microsoft Azure
10 94 (26.04%) Office 365
11 92 (25.48%) Windows Server 2012
12 91 (25.21%) WAN
13 89 (24.65%) Windows Server 2008
14 88 (24.38%) LAN
15 79 (21.88%) MS Exchange
16 78 (21.61%) SAN
17 69 (19.11%) Finance
18 65 (18.01%) PowerShell
19 61 (16.90%) SQL
20 60 (16.62%) TCP/IP
21 59 (16.34%) DNS
21 59 (16.34%) DHCP
22 58 (16.07%) Microsoft Certification
22 58 (16.07%) Hyper-V
23 56 (15.51%) SQL Server
24 51 (14.13%) SCCM
25 49 (13.57%) Exchange Server 2013
26 46 (12.74%) XenApp

Infrastructure Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 79 (21.88%) MS Exchange
2 49 (13.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 27 (7.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (6.37%) SharePoint
5 14 (3.88%) Skype for Business
6 13 (3.60%) Tomcat
7 12 (3.32%) GlassFish
7 12 (3.32%) IIS
7 12 (3.32%) JBoss
8 9 (2.49%) CMS
9 4 (1.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.83%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.28%) Apache
11 1 (0.28%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 28 (7.76%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.28%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.55%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 99 (27.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 94 (26.04%) Office 365
3 42 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (3.88%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (2.49%) SaaS
6 8 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (2.22%) PaaS
7 7 (1.94%) Mimecast
8 4 (1.11%) IaaS
9 3 (0.83%) Dropbox
9 3 (0.83%) Slack
10 2 (0.55%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.28%) GitHub
11 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.28%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 115 (31.86%) Firewall
2 91 (25.21%) WAN
3 88 (24.38%) LAN
4 78 (21.61%) SAN
5 60 (16.62%) TCP/IP
6 59 (16.34%) DHCP
6 59 (16.34%) DNS
7 39 (10.80%) VLAN
8 34 (9.42%) VoIP
9 30 (8.31%) VPN
10 21 (5.82%) MPLS
10 21 (5.82%) NAS
11 20 (5.54%) Cisco ASA
12 18 (4.99%) iSCSI
13 14 (3.88%) Network Security
14 12 (3.32%) Skype
15 11 (3.05%) Internet
15 11 (3.05%) WLAN
16 10 (2.77%) Cisco Nexus
17 9 (2.49%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (15.51%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (3.60%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (3.32%) RDBMS
4 12 (3.32%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.22%) SQL Server 2016
6 7 (1.94%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (1.39%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.83%) IDOL
8 3 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.55%) Big Data
9 2 (0.55%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.28%) Amazon Aurora
10 1 (0.28%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.28%) MS Access
10 1 (0.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.28%) JIRA
General
1 69 (19.11%) Finance
2 43 (11.91%) Legal
3 39 (10.80%) Law
4 30 (8.31%) Retail
5 17 (4.71%) Banking
6 7 (1.94%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.83%) Advertising
8 2 (0.55%) Back Office
9 1 (0.28%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.71%) Software Packaging
2 11 (3.05%) Web Services
3 6 (1.66%) Middleware
4 5 (1.39%) .NET
4 5 (1.39%) LDAP
5 2 (0.55%) .NET Framework
5 2 (0.55%) 802.1X
5 2 (0.55%) XML
6 1 (0.28%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 37 (10.25%) Data Centre
2 28 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (7.20%) Clustering
4 18 (4.99%) Enterprise Software
5 15 (4.16%) Enterprise Storage
6 14 (3.88%) Linux Command Line
6 14 (3.88%) Replication
7 11 (3.05%) Fintech
8 8 (2.22%) IVR
8 8 (2.22%) PKI
9 7 (1.94%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (1.11%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.11%) RSA SecurID
10 4 (1.11%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (1.11%) Thin Client
11 3 (0.83%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.83%) HP StoreVirtual
11 3 (0.83%) iSeries
11 3 (0.83%) Smartphone
12 2 (0.55%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 234 (64.82%) Windows
2 160 (44.32%) Windows Server
3 92 (25.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 89 (24.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 39 (10.80%) Linux
6 26 (7.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (4.71%) Unix
7 17 (4.71%) Windows 10
8 15 (4.16%) Windows 7
9 8 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (1.94%) Windows XP
11 3 (0.83%) AIX
11 3 (0.83%) Mac OS
11 3 (0.83%) OS/400
11 3 (0.83%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.55%) CentOS
12 2 (0.55%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (35.73%) ITIL
2 44 (12.19%) Problem-Solving
3 38 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 28 (7.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 26 (7.20%) Continuous Improvement
6 25 (6.93%) ITIL V3
6 25 (6.93%) Network Load Balancing
7 21 (5.82%) Patch Management
7 21 (5.82%) Project Management
8 18 (4.99%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (4.99%) Performance Monitoring
8 18 (4.99%) Service Delivery
9 17 (4.71%) Application Virtualisation
9 17 (4.71%) Compatibility Testing
9 17 (4.71%) Software Distribution
9 17 (4.71%) Workload Management
10 16 (4.43%) Proactive Monitoring
11 14 (3.88%) Information Security
12 13 (3.60%) Mentoring
12 13 (3.60%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 65 (18.01%) PowerShell
2 61 (16.90%) SQL
3 13 (3.60%) Java
3 13 (3.60%) Shell Script
4 7 (1.94%) C
5 5 (1.39%) Bash Shell
5 5 (1.39%) Python
6 3 (0.83%) AWK
6 3 (0.83%) sed
7 2 (0.55%) C#
7 2 (0.55%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.28%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.28%) Perl
8 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 58 (16.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (11.63%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (10.53%) MCSE
4 31 (8.59%) CCNA
4 31 (8.59%) Security Cleared
5 26 (7.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 18 (4.99%) CCNP
6 18 (4.99%) Degree
7 13 (3.60%) MCSA
8 11 (3.05%) MCP
9 8 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (2.22%) SC Cleared
10 6 (1.66%) Citrix Certification
10 6 (1.66%) MCITP
11 5 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
12 4 (1.11%) CISSP
12 4 (1.11%) CompTIA Security+
13 3 (0.83%) CCDA
13 3 (0.83%) CCDP
14 2 (0.55%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.77%) SLA
2 8 (2.22%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.66%) GDPR
4 4 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.55%) PMO
6 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 185 (51.25%) Active Directory
2 106 (29.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 58 (16.07%) Hyper-V
4 46 (12.74%) XenApp
5 26 (7.20%) VMware ESXi
6 22 (6.09%) vSphere
7 19 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
8 10 (2.77%) DFS Replication
9 7 (1.94%) Virtual Desktop
10 6 (1.66%) NFS
10 6 (1.66%) XenDesktop
11 5 (1.39%) VMware Server
12 4 (1.11%) VMware Workstation
13 3 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
14 2 (0.55%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 2 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
15 1 (0.28%) Xen
15 1 (0.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 51 (14.13%) SCCM
2 13 (3.60%) Cisco CUCM
2 13 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (3.60%) Puppet
2 13 (3.60%) Salt
3 12 (3.32%) Ansible
3 12 (3.32%) Nagios
4 11 (3.05%) BMC PATROL
5 9 (2.49%) NetBackup
5 9 (2.49%) SCOM
5 9 (2.49%) vMotion
6 7 (1.94%) Backup Exec
6 7 (1.94%) WSUS
6 7 (1.94%) XenMobile
7 4 (1.11%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (1.11%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (0.83%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (0.83%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (0.55%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.55%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 204 (56.51%) Microsoft
2 185 (51.25%) VMware
3 117 (32.41%) Cisco
3 117 (32.41%) Citrix
4 40 (11.08%) NetApp
5 39 (10.80%) CheckPoint
6 36 (9.97%) HP
7 21 (5.82%) Dell
7 21 (5.82%) SolarWinds
8 17 (4.71%) EMC
8 17 (4.71%) EqualLogic
9 13 (3.60%) Avaya
9 13 (3.60%) iManage
9 13 (3.60%) Riverbed
10 12 (3.32%) IBM
11 11 (3.05%) BMC
11 11 (3.05%) Nimble Storage
11 11 (3.05%) Veeam
12 9 (2.49%) Zerto
13 7 (1.94%) F5