Period
to 19 November 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

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
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 724 682 590
Rank change year-on-year -42 -92 +78
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 412 533 729
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.27% 0.32% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.33% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 360 475 648
England median annual salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.16% +1.18% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,750 £27,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £61,250 £58,750
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 144,793 160,361 172,008
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.96% 95.90% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 117,695 129,576 145,196
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,250
90th Percentile £83,750 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 19 November 2018.

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 19 November 2018. 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 -21 166 £53,000 +0.95% 20
South East +20 72 £42,500 +13.33% 8
Midlands +27 62 £32,500 -6.47% 10
North of England +19 57 £38,500 +1.32% 7
West Midlands +29 43 £32,500 -7.14% 6
North West +12 33 £39,000 +18.18% 6
South West -18 28 £35,000 - 5
East of England 0 27 £31,000 -31.11% 1
Yorkshire +26 22 £32,500 -4.41% 1
East Midlands +15 19 £32,500 -2.99% 4
North East -11 2 £39,764 -6.44%
Infrastructure Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, 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.

1 247 (59.95%) Windows
2 223 (54.13%) Active Directory
3 214 (51.94%) VMware
4 209 (50.73%) Microsoft
5 169 (41.02%) Windows Server
6 144 (34.95%) ITIL
7 141 (34.22%) Cisco
8 140 (33.98%) VMware Infrastructure
9 134 (32.52%) Citrix
10 122 (29.61%) Microsoft Azure
11 117 (28.40%) Office 365
11 117 (28.40%) Firewall
12 96 (23.30%) LAN
13 94 (22.82%) WAN
14 89 (21.60%) MS Exchange
15 86 (20.87%) Windows Server 2008
16 80 (19.42%) SAN
17 79 (19.17%) PowerShell
17 79 (19.17%) Windows Server 2012
18 74 (17.96%) Finance
19 68 (16.50%) SQL
20 67 (16.26%) DNS
21 66 (16.02%) SCCM
22 65 (15.78%) DHCP
23 64 (15.53%) TCP/IP
24 60 (14.56%) SQL Server
24 60 (14.56%) Hyper-V
25 59 (14.32%) Amazon AWS
26 58 (14.08%) Linux
26 58 (14.08%) Law

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 89 (21.60%) MS Exchange
2 50 (12.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 31 (7.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 22 (5.34%) SharePoint
5 18 (4.37%) Skype for Business
6 17 (4.13%) GlassFish
6 17 (4.13%) JBoss
6 17 (4.13%) Tomcat
7 15 (3.64%) IIS
8 7 (1.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (1.70%) CMS
9 3 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 27 (6.55%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.49%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.97%) Elite 3E
Cloud Services
1 122 (29.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 117 (28.40%) Office 365
3 59 (14.32%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (5.83%) Azure Active Directory
5 23 (5.58%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (2.18%) Mimecast
7 7 (1.70%) IaaS
8 5 (1.21%) SaaS
9 3 (0.73%) PaaS
10 2 (0.49%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.24%) Dropbox
11 1 (0.24%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.24%) G Suite
11 1 (0.24%) GitHub
11 1 (0.24%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.24%) OpenDNS
11 1 (0.24%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 117 (28.40%) Firewall
2 96 (23.30%) LAN
3 94 (22.82%) WAN
4 80 (19.42%) SAN
5 67 (16.26%) DNS
6 65 (15.78%) DHCP
7 64 (15.53%) TCP/IP
8 49 (11.89%) VLAN
9 42 (10.19%) VPN
10 39 (9.47%) VoIP
11 26 (6.31%) MPLS
12 23 (5.58%) NAS
13 20 (4.85%) WLAN
14 17 (4.13%) Cisco ASA
14 17 (4.13%) Skype
15 16 (3.88%) Network Security
16 14 (3.40%) IPsec
17 13 (3.16%) BIG-IP
17 13 (3.16%) Cisco Nexus
18 12 (2.91%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (14.56%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (4.13%) RDBMS
3 17 (4.13%) Relational Database
3 17 (4.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (1.94%) SQL Server 2016
5 6 (1.46%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (1.21%) Big Data
6 5 (1.21%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.73%) IDOL
7 3 (0.73%) MySQL
8 2 (0.49%) MS Access
9 1 (0.24%) Amazon Aurora
9 1 (0.24%) Amazon Redshift
9 1 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.24%) JIRA
General
1 74 (17.96%) Finance
2 58 (14.08%) Law
3 49 (11.89%) Legal
4 45 (10.92%) Retail
5 24 (5.83%) Banking
6 10 (2.43%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.46%) Back Office
8 4 (0.97%) Online Betting
8 4 (0.97%) Publishing
9 3 (0.73%) Advertising
9 3 (0.73%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.73%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.49%) Marketing
11 1 (0.24%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.10%) Software Packaging
2 9 (2.18%) Web Services
3 8 (1.94%) 802.1X
4 6 (1.46%) LDAP
4 6 (1.46%) XML
5 5 (1.21%) .NET
5 5 (1.21%) .NET Framework
6 4 (0.97%) HTML
6 4 (0.97%) JSON
7 2 (0.49%) Middleware
8 1 (0.24%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 43 (10.44%) Data Centre
2 40 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (5.10%) Enterprise Software
4 18 (4.37%) Linux Command Line
5 16 (3.88%) Fintech
6 14 (3.40%) Clustering
7 10 (2.43%) Video Conferencing
8 9 (2.18%) Enterprise Storage
8 9 (2.18%) Replication
9 7 (1.70%) BBC
9 7 (1.70%) IVR
10 5 (1.21%) Algorithms
10 5 (1.21%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (0.97%) Computer Science
11 4 (0.97%) User Experience
12 3 (0.73%) Driving Licence
12 3 (0.73%) EMC VNX
12 3 (0.73%) HP StoreVirtual
12 3 (0.73%) iSeries
12 3 (0.73%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 247 (59.95%) Windows
2 169 (41.02%) Windows Server
3 86 (20.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 79 (19.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 58 (14.08%) Linux
6 26 (6.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (6.07%) Unix
8 23 (5.58%) Windows 10
9 19 (4.61%) Windows 7
10 13 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (1.94%) Windows XP
12 5 (1.21%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.73%) AIX
13 3 (0.73%) Mac OS
13 3 (0.73%) OS/400
14 2 (0.49%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.24%) CentOS
15 1 (0.24%) Data ONTAP
15 1 (0.24%) HPUX
15 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 144 (34.95%) ITIL
2 50 (12.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 45 (10.92%) Problem-Solving
4 41 (9.95%) Continuous Improvement
5 29 (7.04%) Network Load Balancing
6 27 (6.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 24 (5.83%) Decision-Making
7 24 (5.83%) ITIL V3
8 23 (5.58%) Migration
8 23 (5.58%) Performance Monitoring
9 22 (5.34%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (5.10%) Application Virtualisation
10 21 (5.10%) Compatibility Testing
10 21 (5.10%) Software Distribution
10 21 (5.10%) Workload Management
11 20 (4.85%) Wealth Management
12 19 (4.61%) Information Security
12 19 (4.61%) Patch Management
12 19 (4.61%) Project Management
13 17 (4.13%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 79 (19.17%) PowerShell
2 68 (16.50%) SQL
3 18 (4.37%) Java
3 18 (4.37%) Shell Script
4 10 (2.43%) C
5 5 (1.21%) C#
5 5 (1.21%) Python
5 5 (1.21%) VB.NET
6 4 (0.97%) PHP
6 4 (0.97%) VBScript
7 3 (0.73%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.49%) VB
9 1 (0.24%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.24%) Perl
9 1 (0.24%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 57 (13.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (10.92%) Cisco Certification
3 42 (10.19%) MCSE
4 33 (8.01%) Security Cleared
5 31 (7.52%) CCNA
6 30 (7.28%) Degree
7 25 (6.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 23 (5.58%) CCNP
9 16 (3.88%) MCP
10 13 (3.16%) MCSA
11 10 (2.43%) CISSP
11 10 (2.43%) CompTIA Security+
12 7 (1.70%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (1.70%) SC Cleared
13 6 (1.46%) Citrix Certification
14 4 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
14 4 (0.97%) MCITP
15 3 (0.73%) CCDA
15 3 (0.73%) HNC
15 3 (0.73%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (5.58%) SLA
2 11 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (2.18%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.46%) GDPR
5 4 (0.97%) COBIT
6 3 (0.73%) PMO
7 1 (0.24%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 223 (54.13%) Active Directory
2 140 (33.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (14.56%) Hyper-V
4 46 (11.17%) XenApp
5 29 (7.04%) vSphere
6 25 (6.07%) Microsoft App-V
7 19 (4.61%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (3.16%) DFS Replication
9 11 (2.67%) XenDesktop
10 8 (1.94%) Virtual Servers
11 7 (1.70%) Virtual Desktop
12 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (0.97%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (0.97%) VMware Server
12 4 (0.97%) VMware Workstation
13 3 (0.73%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 1 (0.24%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 1 (0.24%) Firmware
14 1 (0.24%) Snort
14 1 (0.24%) Xen
Systems Management
1 66 (16.02%) SCCM
2 18 (4.37%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (4.37%) Puppet
2 18 (4.37%) Salt
3 17 (4.13%) Ansible
3 17 (4.13%) Nagios
4 16 (3.88%) BMC PATROL
5 13 (3.16%) Cisco CUCM
6 11 (2.67%) SCOM
7 10 (2.43%) Backup Exec
8 7 (1.70%) XenMobile
9 6 (1.46%) McAfee ePO
9 6 (1.46%) NetBackup
9 6 (1.46%) vRealize
10 4 (0.97%) AirWatch
10 4 (0.97%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (0.73%) EMC NetWorker
11 3 (0.73%) FortiGate
11 3 (0.73%) SolarWinds Orion
11 3 (0.73%) WSUS
Vendors
1 214 (51.94%) VMware
2 209 (50.73%) Microsoft
3 141 (34.22%) Cisco
4 134 (32.52%) Citrix
5 54 (13.11%) HP
6 46 (11.17%) NetApp
7 31 (7.52%) CheckPoint
8 20 (4.85%) Dell
8 20 (4.85%) SolarWinds
8 20 (4.85%) Veeam
9 16 (3.88%) BMC
10 15 (3.64%) EqualLogic
10 15 (3.64%) Riverbed
11 13 (3.16%) Avaya
11 13 (3.16%) EMC
11 13 (3.16%) IBM
12 12 (2.91%) F5
12 12 (2.91%) iManage
13 9 (2.18%) Red Hat
13 9 (2.18%) Sophos