Period
to 11 December 2019

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Analyst was £40,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 11 December 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
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 668 750 698
Rank change year-on-year +82 -52 -60
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 366 390 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.30% 0.26% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.27% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 305 340 466
England median annual salary £40,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.71% - +1.80%
10th Percentile £30,120 £27,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £61,250
UK median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +3.66%

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 117,945 142,416 161,572
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.65% 95.96% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 95,382 115,447 131,049
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £80,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +2.63%

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 11 December 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 11 December 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 +56 152 £52,500 -0.94% 4
South East +49 71 £37,500 -16.67% 8
Midlands +36 55 £33,816 +4.05% 10
West Midlands +45 42 £32,500 -3.70% 7
East of England +79 35 £40,500 +30.65% 3
North of England +26 35 £37,261 -1.95% 12
North West +33 18 £37,500 -3.85% 5
South West -6 18 £40,000 +14.29%
East Midlands +7 13 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Yorkshire +12 9 £39,109 +20.34% 5
North East +24 8 £24,000 -39.64% 2
Infrastructure Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 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.

1 274 (74.86%) Windows
2 236 (64.48%) VMware
3 232 (63.39%) Active Directory
4 192 (52.46%) Office 365
5 187 (51.09%) Microsoft
6 184 (50.27%) Windows Server
7 155 (42.35%) Citrix
8 136 (37.16%) Azure
9 115 (31.42%) PowerShell
9 115 (31.42%) DNS
10 111 (30.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 110 (30.05%) DHCP
12 109 (29.78%) Windows Server 2012
13 102 (27.87%) MS Exchange
14 95 (25.96%) TCP/IP
14 95 (25.96%) Cisco
15 93 (25.41%) Data Centre
16 91 (24.86%) Firewall
17 86 (23.50%) XenApp
18 84 (22.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 82 (22.40%) Hyper-V
20 72 (19.67%) WAN
20 72 (19.67%) ITIL
21 71 (19.40%) LAN
22 70 (19.13%) Windows Server 2008
23 67 (18.31%) XenDesktop
24 65 (17.76%) vSphere
25 64 (17.49%) Linux
25 64 (17.49%) SAN
26 62 (16.94%) Microsoft Certification

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
1 102 (27.87%) MS Exchange
2 59 (16.12%) Exchange Server 2013
3 54 (14.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 41 (11.20%) Skype for Business
5 19 (5.19%) SharePoint
6 11 (3.01%) IIS
7 3 (0.82%) Apache
7 3 (0.82%) Confluence
7 3 (0.82%) nginx
7 3 (0.82%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.55%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.55%) MQSeries
9 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.27%) OpenEdge
9 1 (0.27%) SAS
Applications
1 30 (8.20%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.82%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.27%) OrCAD
4 1 (0.27%) PTC Creo
4 1 (0.27%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.27%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 2 (0.55%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 192 (52.46%) Office 365
2 136 (37.16%) Azure
3 47 (12.84%) AWS
4 30 (8.20%) Azure Active Directory
5 24 (6.56%) OneDrive
6 16 (4.37%) IaaS
7 13 (3.55%) GCP
8 9 (2.46%) SaaS
9 7 (1.91%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (1.37%) G Suite
11 4 (1.09%) PaaS
12 1 (0.27%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 115 (31.42%) DNS
2 110 (30.05%) DHCP
3 95 (25.96%) TCP/IP
4 91 (24.86%) Firewall
5 72 (19.67%) WAN
6 71 (19.40%) LAN
7 64 (17.49%) SAN
8 44 (12.02%) Skype
9 41 (11.20%) NetScaler
10 24 (6.56%) NAS
11 22 (6.01%) Wi-Fi
12 21 (5.74%) Wireless
13 20 (5.46%) VPN
14 18 (4.92%) iSCSI
14 18 (4.92%) VoIP
15 16 (4.37%) Network Security
16 11 (3.01%) Cisco ASA
17 10 (2.73%) BIG-IP
17 10 (2.73%) VLAN
18 8 (2.19%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (8.47%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.19%) Amazon RDS
3 5 (1.37%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2016
6 2 (0.55%) QlikView
6 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 12 (3.28%) Git (software)
1 12 (3.28%) JIRA
2 8 (2.19%) Visual Studio Team System
3 7 (1.91%) Octopus Deploy
3 7 (1.91%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.55%) MSI
5 1 (0.27%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.27%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.27%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.27%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.27%) Wise Package Studio
5 1 (0.27%) WiX
General
1 56 (15.30%) Finance
2 25 (6.83%) Law
3 17 (4.64%) Back Office
4 16 (4.37%) Telecoms
5 15 (4.10%) Legal
5 15 (4.10%) Retail
6 12 (3.28%) Online Betting
7 8 (2.19%) Billing
8 5 (1.37%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.82%) Banking
9 3 (0.82%) Public Sector
10 2 (0.55%) Advertising
10 2 (0.55%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.27%) Games
11 1 (0.27%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.91%) JSON
2 2 (0.55%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.27%) RESTful
3 1 (0.27%) SOAP
3 1 (0.27%) Web Services
3 1 (0.27%) WF
3 1 (0.27%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 93 (25.41%) Data Centre
2 20 (5.46%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (4.64%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (2.73%) Enterprise Storage
4 10 (2.73%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.46%) Public Cloud
6 5 (1.37%) AS400
6 5 (1.37%) Replication
7 4 (1.09%) Clustering
7 4 (1.09%) PKI
7 4 (1.09%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (0.82%) EMC VNX
8 3 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (0.82%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.55%) Fibre Optics
9 2 (0.55%) Hedge funds
9 2 (0.55%) Mobile Computing
9 2 (0.55%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.27%) CCTV
10 1 (0.27%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 274 (74.86%) Windows
2 184 (50.27%) Windows Server
3 109 (29.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 70 (19.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 64 (17.49%) Linux
6 50 (13.66%) Windows 10
7 18 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (4.37%) Windows 7
8 16 (4.37%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.37%) Ubuntu
10 4 (1.09%) Unix
11 3 (0.82%) CentOS
11 3 (0.82%) Fedora
12 2 (0.55%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.55%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.55%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (22.95%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 72 (19.67%) ITIL
3 60 (16.39%) Problem-Solving
4 29 (7.92%) Disaster Recovery
5 28 (7.65%) Change Management
6 27 (7.38%) Project Delivery
7 22 (6.01%) Migration
7 22 (6.01%) Project Management
8 21 (5.74%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (5.46%) Root Cause Analysis
10 17 (4.64%) ITSM
11 16 (4.37%) DevOps
11 16 (4.37%) Information Security
12 15 (4.10%) Server Building
13 14 (3.83%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (3.83%) ISMS
13 14 (3.83%) Mentoring
13 14 (3.83%) Patch Management
13 14 (3.83%) Time Management
13 14 (3.83%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 115 (31.42%) PowerShell
2 42 (11.48%) SQL
3 11 (3.01%) Python
4 6 (1.64%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.27%) ActionScript
5 1 (0.27%) ActionScript 2.0
5 1 (0.27%) C
5 1 (0.27%) Java
5 1 (0.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 62 (16.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (13.11%) MCSA
3 45 (12.30%) MCSE
4 29 (7.92%) Cisco Certification
5 27 (7.38%) CCNA
6 26 (7.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 16 (4.37%) Citrix Certification
8 13 (3.55%) MCP
9 12 (3.28%) CCNP
10 11 (3.01%) Degree
11 8 (2.19%) VCP5
12 6 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (1.37%) CCAA
13 5 (1.37%) CCSA
14 4 (1.09%) MOS
14 4 (1.09%) Security Cleared
15 3 (0.82%) CCSE
15 3 (0.82%) JNCIP
15 3 (0.82%) JNCIS
15 3 (0.82%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.01%) SLA
2 7 (1.91%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.09%) QA
4 2 (0.55%) GxP
4 2 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.55%) NIST
5 1 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.27%) GAMP
5 1 (0.27%) GDPR
5 1 (0.27%) PMO
System Software
1 232 (63.39%) Active Directory
2 111 (30.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 86 (23.50%) XenApp
4 82 (22.40%) Hyper-V
5 67 (18.31%) XenDesktop
6 65 (17.76%) vSphere
7 51 (13.93%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (4.10%) Virtual Machines
9 9 (2.46%) Terminal Services
10 6 (1.64%) DFS Replication
11 4 (1.09%) Virtual Desktop
12 3 (0.82%) Postfix
12 3 (0.82%) VMware NSX
13 2 (0.55%) BitLocker
13 2 (0.55%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 2 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (0.55%) NFS
13 2 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
13 2 (0.55%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 62 (16.94%) SCCM
2 28 (7.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 15 (4.10%) Backup Exec
4 14 (3.83%) Microsoft Intune
4 14 (3.83%) SCOM
5 12 (3.28%) vRealize
6 10 (2.73%) Opscode Chef
7 9 (2.46%) Puppet
8 8 (2.19%) WSUS
9 6 (1.64%) Terraform
10 5 (1.37%) Ansible
10 5 (1.37%) HP Data Protector
10 5 (1.37%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 5 (1.37%) SolarWinds Orion
11 4 (1.09%) HAProxy
12 3 (0.82%) Jamf Pro
13 2 (0.55%) Control-M
13 2 (0.55%) NetBackup
13 2 (0.55%) vCenter Server
13 2 (0.55%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 236 (64.48%) VMware
2 187 (51.09%) Microsoft
3 155 (42.35%) Citrix
4 95 (25.96%) Cisco
5 47 (12.84%) HP
6 36 (9.84%) CommVault
6 36 (9.84%) Ivanti
7 29 (7.92%) Symantec
8 27 (7.38%) NetApp
9 22 (6.01%) Zscaler
10 21 (5.74%) Veeam
11 20 (5.46%) CheckPoint
12 18 (4.92%) Dell
12 18 (4.92%) IBM
12 18 (4.92%) Red Hat
13 15 (4.10%) F5
13 15 (4.10%) Meraki
13 15 (4.10%) Palo Alto
14 14 (3.83%) SolarWinds
15 13 (3.55%) Nimble Storage