Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Analyst was £33,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 20 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
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 342 328 316
Rank change year-on-year -14 -12 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 32 37 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.24% 0.30% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.31% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 24 30 31
North West median annual salary £33,000 £32,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% -14.67% +17.19%
10th Percentile £29,300 £22,825 £25,009
90th Percentile £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
England median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12799 11927 12584
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.59% 97.01% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10256 10029 10440
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Infrastructure Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Analyst in the North West

Infrastructure Analyst
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Analyst in the North West

Infrastructure Analyst
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst in the North West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Analyst in the North West

Infrastructure Analyst
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 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
Cheshire -25 17 £38,000 +16.92% 1
Manchester -14 12 £32,500 +28.71% 2
Merseyside +15 1 £31,000 -3.13%
Cumbria - 1 £42,500 -
Infrastructure Analyst
England

Infrastructure Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 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 North West region featuring Infrastructure Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (59.38%) ITIL
2 13 (40.63%) Windows
2 13 (40.63%) Active Directory
3 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
3 11 (34.38%) TCP/IP
4 10 (31.25%) WAN
4 10 (31.25%) SAN
5 9 (28.13%) Change Management
5 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (28.13%) DHCP
5 9 (28.13%) DNS
5 9 (28.13%) MCSA
5 9 (28.13%) Data Centre
6 8 (25.00%) MCSE
6 8 (25.00%) LAN
7 7 (21.88%) Project Management
7 7 (21.88%) VMware
7 7 (21.88%) Windows Server
8 6 (18.75%) Patch Management
8 6 (18.75%) Citrix
8 6 (18.75%) Linux
9 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
9 5 (15.63%) Middleware
9 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (15.63%) Firewall
9 5 (15.63%) Degree
9 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (12.50%) PaaS
10 4 (12.50%) Office 365

Infrastructure Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 5 (15.63%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (9.38%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.25%) Apache
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (6.25%) JBoss
4 1 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
4 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Office 365
1 4 (12.50%) PaaS
2 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.25%) OpenShift
4 1 (3.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) TCP/IP
2 10 (31.25%) SAN
2 10 (31.25%) WAN
3 9 (28.13%) DHCP
3 9 (28.13%) DNS
4 8 (25.00%) LAN
5 5 (15.63%) Firewall
6 3 (9.38%) Internet
6 3 (9.38%) NAS
7 2 (6.25%) SSL
7 2 (6.25%) VLAN
7 2 (6.25%) VPN
7 2 (6.25%) Wireless
8 1 (3.13%) LDAP
8 1 (3.13%) Network Security
8 1 (3.13%) SSH
8 1 (3.13%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) QlikView
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.13%) Big Data
3 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (9.38%) Banking
1 3 (9.38%) Finance
1 3 (9.38%) Investment Banking
2 2 (6.25%) Advertising
2 2 (6.25%) Law
2 2 (6.25%) Legal
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) Middleware
2 1 (3.13%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (3.13%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (3.13%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (28.13%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.13%) CMDB
3 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.13%) PKI
3 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Windows Server
3 6 (18.75%) Linux
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (9.38%) Unix
7 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.13%) AIX
8 1 (3.13%) CentOS
8 1 (3.13%) Mac OS
8 1 (3.13%) SUSE
8 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) ITIL
2 9 (28.13%) Change Management
3 7 (21.88%) Project Management
4 6 (18.75%) Patch Management
5 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (12.50%) Analytics
6 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 4 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (12.50%) Service Management
7 3 (9.38%) Business Process Modelling
7 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
7 3 (9.38%) Wealth Management
8 2 (6.25%) Data Extraction
8 2 (6.25%) Data Security
8 2 (6.25%) Information Security
8 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
8 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
8 2 (6.25%) UML
8 2 (6.25%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.38%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.13%) Python
2 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) MCSA
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (25.00%) MCSE
3 5 (15.63%) Degree
4 4 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (6.25%) CISA
5 2 (6.25%) CISM
5 2 (6.25%) CISSP
5 2 (6.25%) CRISC
5 2 (6.25%) MCITP
6 1 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (3.13%) DBS Check
6 1 (3.13%) MCSM
6 1 (3.13%) MCTS
6 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.25%) PMO
System Software
1 13 (40.63%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.25%) vSphere
4 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) CA Wily
1 3 (9.38%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.25%) BladeLogic
2 2 (6.25%) Ganglia
2 2 (6.25%) SCCM
2 2 (6.25%) SCOM
3 1 (3.13%) Ansible
3 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.13%) Nagios
3 1 (3.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
2 7 (21.88%) VMware
3 6 (18.75%) Citrix
4 4 (12.50%) IBM
5 3 (9.38%) CA
5 3 (9.38%) Cisco
6 2 (6.25%) HP
6 2 (6.25%) Mitel
6 2 (6.25%) NetApp
6 2 (6.25%) Tableau
7 1 (3.13%) Apple
7 1 (3.13%) BMC
7 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.13%) Novell
7 1 (3.13%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.13%) SaltStack
7 1 (3.13%) Samsung
7 1 (3.13%) Sophos
7 1 (3.13%) Sun