Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Analyst was £43,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 17 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
UK > England
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 675 599 651
Rank change year-on-year -76 +52 -31
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 537 734 752
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.32% 0.41% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.42% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 476 653 651
England median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £29,875 £27,800 £28,750
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £57,500
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 161629 173153 199104
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 96.50% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 130679 146162 166923
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,013 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 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
London -52 244 £52,500 +10.53% 10
South East -50 71 £37,750 -15.17% 4
North of England -20 69 £38,000 +11.76% 1
Midlands +19 54 £34,750 -7.33% 1
East of England +1 53 £45,000 +5.88%
South West +29 45 £35,000 +20.69% 1
West Midlands +34 44 £35,000 - 1
North West -9 32 £33,000 +3.13% 1
Yorkshire -2 24 £34,000 -9.33%
North East +24 13 £42,500 +93.18%
East Midlands -11 10 £33,500 -21.18%
Infrastructure Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 17 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 England region featuring Infrastructure Analyst in the job title.

1 360 (67.04%) Windows
2 295 (54.93%) VMware
3 292 (54.38%) Active Directory
4 238 (44.32%) Microsoft
5 209 (38.92%) Windows Server
6 185 (34.45%) VMware Infrastructure
7 174 (32.40%) MS Exchange
8 172 (32.03%) Citrix
9 165 (30.73%) Cisco
10 158 (29.42%) Firewall
11 149 (27.75%) SAN
12 145 (27.00%) Windows Server 2012
13 140 (26.07%) Windows Server 2008
14 129 (24.02%) Finance
15 113 (21.04%) Office 365
16 112 (20.86%) Linux
17 105 (19.55%) ITIL
17 105 (19.55%) SCCM
18 98 (18.25%) DNS
19 97 (18.06%) Hyper-V
19 97 (18.06%) Microsoft Azure
20 96 (17.88%) WAN
21 93 (17.32%) NetApp
22 90 (16.76%) Data Centre
23 86 (16.01%) PowerShell
24 82 (15.27%) LAN
25 75 (13.97%) SQL
25 75 (13.97%) Exchange Server 2010
26 73 (13.59%) SQL Server
27 70 (13.04%) DHCP

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
1 174 (32.40%) MS Exchange
2 75 (13.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 45 (8.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 38 (7.08%) IIS
5 33 (6.15%) SharePoint
6 25 (4.66%) Skype for Business
7 13 (2.42%) WebSphere
8 12 (2.23%) SharePoint Server
9 11 (2.05%) Apache
10 10 (1.86%) Tomcat
11 7 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (0.74%) JBoss
13 2 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.19%) CMS
14 1 (0.19%) Confluence
14 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.19%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 10 (1.86%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.49%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.37%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.19%) HFM
3 1 (0.19%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 113 (21.04%) Office 365
2 97 (18.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (9.31%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (3.35%) SaaS
5 14 (2.61%) IaaS
6 13 (2.42%) PaaS
7 10 (1.86%) Azure Active Directory
8 9 (1.68%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 6 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
11 4 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.74%) Amazon S3
11 4 (0.74%) Amazon SQS
11 4 (0.74%) CloudFront
11 4 (0.74%) Mimecast
12 3 (0.56%) AWS CloudTrail
12 3 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (0.37%) Dropbox
13 2 (0.37%) G Suite
13 2 (0.37%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 158 (29.42%) Firewall
2 149 (27.75%) SAN
3 98 (18.25%) DNS
4 96 (17.88%) WAN
5 82 (15.27%) LAN
6 70 (13.04%) DHCP
7 68 (12.66%) VPN
8 54 (10.06%) TCP/IP
9 43 (8.01%) Network Security
9 43 (8.01%) VLAN
9 43 (8.01%) VoIP
10 34 (6.33%) iSCSI
11 32 (5.96%) Internet
12 27 (5.03%) MPLS
13 26 (4.84%) NAS
14 23 (4.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 23 (4.28%) Intrusion Detection
15 21 (3.91%) DSL
15 21 (3.91%) Skype
16 20 (3.72%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (13.59%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.17%) MySQL
3 9 (1.68%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (0.93%) NoSQL
5 4 (0.74%) Amazon RDS
5 4 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.56%) GIS
6 3 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.37%) Big Data
7 2 (0.37%) QlikView
7 2 (0.37%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.37%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.19%) Essbase
8 1 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (1.68%) Octopus Deploy
2 7 (1.30%) MSI
3 6 (1.12%) InstallShield
4 5 (0.93%) Artifactory
4 5 (0.93%) GitLab
4 5 (0.93%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.93%) Maven
5 2 (0.37%) JIRA
5 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.19%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.19%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.19%) Vagrant
General
1 129 (24.02%) Finance
2 44 (8.19%) Banking
2 44 (8.19%) Telecoms
3 43 (8.01%) Law
4 35 (6.52%) Legal
5 14 (2.61%) Marketing
5 14 (2.61%) Retail
6 13 (2.42%) Electronics
6 13 (2.42%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.30%) Investment Banking
8 5 (0.93%) Advertising
9 2 (0.37%) Games
9 2 (0.37%) Local Government
9 2 (0.37%) Publishing
9 2 (0.37%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.19%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.19%) French Language
10 1 (0.19%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (4.47%) Software Packaging
2 10 (1.86%) LAMP
3 9 (1.68%) 802.1X
4 7 (1.30%) Web Services
5 6 (1.12%) Middleware
6 5 (0.93%) .NET
7 1 (0.19%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.19%) HTML
7 1 (0.19%) IBM Integration Bus
7 1 (0.19%) JSON
7 1 (0.19%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (0.19%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.19%) WSH
7 1 (0.19%) XML
7 1 (0.19%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 90 (16.76%) Data Centre
2 41 (7.64%) Clustering
2 41 (7.64%) Replication
3 40 (7.45%) Enterprise Storage
4 33 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (4.28%) Management Information System
6 16 (2.98%) Client/Server
7 15 (2.79%) Fintech
8 14 (2.61%) Computer Science
9 13 (2.42%) PKI
10 11 (2.05%) Driving Licence
11 9 (1.68%) Derivative
12 6 (1.12%) BYOD
12 6 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
12 6 (1.12%) Private Cloud
12 6 (1.12%) User Experience
13 4 (0.74%) HP Storage
13 4 (0.74%) Mainframe
13 4 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
14 3 (0.56%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 360 (67.04%) Windows
2 209 (38.92%) Windows Server
3 145 (27.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 140 (26.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 112 (20.86%) Linux
6 41 (7.64%) Windows 10
7 40 (7.45%) Windows 7
8 34 (6.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 31 (5.77%) Unix
10 16 (2.98%) Mac OS X
10 16 (2.98%) Windows 8
11 14 (2.61%) Data ONTAP
12 13 (2.42%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (2.23%) Solaris
14 11 (2.05%) Apple iOS
15 6 (1.12%) Android
16 5 (0.93%) Windows Phone
17 4 (0.74%) CentOS
18 3 (0.56%) Debian
18 3 (0.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (19.55%) ITIL
2 38 (7.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 35 (6.52%) Problem Management
4 34 (6.33%) Change Management
5 28 (5.21%) Mentoring
6 26 (4.84%) Migration
7 25 (4.66%) DevOps
8 24 (4.47%) Service Management
9 23 (4.28%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (4.28%) Application Virtualisation
9 23 (4.28%) Patch Management
10 22 (4.10%) Root Cause Analysis
11 21 (3.91%) Compatibility Testing
11 21 (3.91%) Line Management
11 21 (3.91%) Software Distribution
11 21 (3.91%) Workload Management
12 19 (3.54%) Capacity Management
12 19 (3.54%) Translating Business Requirements
13 18 (3.35%) Configuration Management
13 18 (3.35%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 86 (16.01%) PowerShell
2 75 (13.97%) SQL
3 16 (2.98%) Java
4 14 (2.61%) C
4 14 (2.61%) Shell Script
5 11 (2.05%) Python
6 10 (1.86%) Bash Shell
7 9 (1.68%) Perl
8 8 (1.49%) AWK
8 8 (1.49%) sed
9 7 (1.30%) VBScript
10 3 (0.56%) VB
11 2 (0.37%) C++
11 2 (0.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 57 (10.61%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (10.43%) CCNA
3 54 (10.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 49 (9.12%) Degree
5 43 (8.01%) MCSE
6 27 (5.03%) MCSA
7 26 (4.84%) Security Cleared
8 24 (4.47%) CCNP
9 20 (3.72%) CCSA
10 19 (3.54%) CCSE
10 19 (3.54%) Check Point Certification
11 18 (3.35%) JNCIS
12 11 (2.05%) MCITP
13 10 (1.86%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (1.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 9 (1.68%) MCP
15 8 (1.49%) CISSP
16 7 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
17 6 (1.12%) CISM
17 6 (1.12%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.17%) SLA
2 16 (2.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.12%) GDPR
3 6 (1.12%) QA
4 5 (0.93%) GCP
5 4 (0.74%) BS25999
5 4 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 4 (0.74%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.74%) PMO
6 3 (0.56%) Cyber Essentials
7 2 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 2 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.19%) MiFID
System Software
1 292 (54.38%) Active Directory
2 185 (34.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 97 (18.06%) Hyper-V
4 48 (8.94%) VMware ESXi
5 45 (8.38%) XenApp
6 40 (7.45%) vSphere
7 31 (5.77%) Microsoft App-V
8 28 (5.21%) NFS
9 11 (2.05%) XenDesktop
10 10 (1.86%) DFS Replication
11 9 (1.68%) VMware Server
12 8 (1.49%) Virtual Servers
13 5 (0.93%) Terminal Services
14 3 (0.56%) Docker
15 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
15 2 (0.37%) XenServer
16 1 (0.19%) Firmware
16 1 (0.19%) ISA Server
16 1 (0.19%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 105 (19.55%) SCCM
2 44 (8.19%) SCOM
3 22 (4.10%) Puppet
4 20 (3.72%) vMotion
5 17 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (2.98%) Ansible
6 16 (2.98%) Microsoft Clustering
7 15 (2.79%) Backup Exec
8 11 (2.05%) Terraform
8 11 (2.05%) WSUS
9 10 (1.86%) Kubernetes
9 10 (1.86%) Nagios
9 10 (1.86%) Salt
9 10 (1.86%) vCenter Server
10 8 (1.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 5 (0.93%) Packer
11 5 (0.93%) WMI
12 4 (0.74%) EdgeSight
13 3 (0.56%) Docker Swarm
13 3 (0.56%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 295 (54.93%) VMware
2 238 (44.32%) Microsoft
3 172 (32.03%) Citrix
4 165 (30.73%) Cisco
5 93 (17.32%) NetApp
6 55 (10.24%) HP
7 39 (7.26%) Dell
8 37 (6.89%) Juniper
9 33 (6.15%) CheckPoint
10 32 (5.96%) IBM
11 30 (5.59%) Oracle
12 27 (5.03%) F5
13 24 (4.47%) Palo Alto
14 23 (4.28%) Red Hat
15 22 (4.10%) Avaya
16 20 (3.72%) CommVault
17 19 (3.54%) EqualLogic
18 17 (3.17%) AppSense
19 16 (2.98%) Symantec
20 15 (2.79%) SAP