Period
to 18 August 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 342 313 315
Rank change year-on-year -29 +2 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 22 62 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.18% 0.47% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.49% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 16 53 34
North West median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -8.45% -13.41%
10th Percentile £31,500 £27,800 £23,150
90th Percentile £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,253
% change year-on-year +5.56% +6.50% +5.63%

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 11,808 12,760 11,318
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.83% 96.65% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9,570 10,396 9,557
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 18 August 2018.

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 18 August 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
Merseyside +17 7 £40,000 +29.03% 1
Manchester -11 6 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Cheshire -21 5 £30,000 -6.98%
Cumbria - 2 - - 1
Lancashire - 2 £34,000 -
Infrastructure Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 North West region featuring Infrastructure Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (68.18%) VMware
2 11 (50.00%) Cisco
2 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (45.45%) Windows
4 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 8 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
5 7 (31.82%) ITIL
5 7 (31.82%) LAN
5 7 (31.82%) WAN
6 6 (27.27%) Firewall
6 6 (27.27%) Law
6 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
6 6 (27.27%) Office 365
7 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
7 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
7 5 (22.73%) SAN
7 5 (22.73%) VoIP
7 5 (22.73%) Unix
8 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
8 4 (18.18%) HP
8 4 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (18.18%) Veeam
8 4 (18.18%) HP Storage
8 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
8 4 (18.18%) Banking
8 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 3 (13.64%) Decision-Making
9 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
9 3 (13.64%) Asset Management

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 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (27.27%) Office 365
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (31.82%) LAN
1 7 (31.82%) WAN
2 6 (27.27%) Firewall
3 5 (22.73%) SAN
3 5 (22.73%) VoIP
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (13.64%) Network Security
5 2 (9.09%) DNS
5 2 (9.09%) VLAN
5 2 (9.09%) Wireless
6 1 (4.55%) 802.11
6 1 (4.55%) DHCP
6 1 (4.55%) Ethernet
6 1 (4.55%) Internet
6 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
6 1 (4.55%) IPsec
6 1 (4.55%) MPLS
6 1 (4.55%) SNMP
6 1 (4.55%) SSL
6 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) MySQL
General
1 6 (27.27%) Law
2 4 (18.18%) Banking
3 3 (13.64%) Investment Banking
3 3 (13.64%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.55%) Finance
4 1 (4.55%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) 802.1X
1 1 (4.55%) LDAP
1 1 (4.55%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
2 4 (18.18%) HP Storage
3 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Clustering
4 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (4.55%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.55%) Smartphone
4 1 (4.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 5 (22.73%) Unix
4 3 (13.64%) Linux
4 3 (13.64%) Windows 10
5 2 (9.09%) AIX
5 2 (9.09%) Mac OS
5 2 (9.09%) OS/400
5 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (31.82%) ITIL
3 5 (22.73%) Service Delivery
4 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
5 3 (13.64%) Asset Management
5 3 (13.64%) Change Management
5 3 (13.64%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (13.64%) Decision-Making
5 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (13.64%) Risk Management
5 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.64%) Wealth Management
6 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
6 2 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (9.09%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 2 (9.09%) Project Management
6 2 (9.09%) Web Filtering
7 1 (4.55%) IT Audit
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) CCNA
1 1 (4.55%) CCNP
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (4.55%) MCP
1 1 (4.55%) MCSE
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.55%) VCP5
1 1 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (31.82%) Active Directory
3 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.09%) Firmware
4 2 (9.09%) XenApp
5 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (68.18%) VMware
2 11 (50.00%) Cisco
3 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 4 (18.18%) HP
4 4 (18.18%) Veeam
5 3 (13.64%) Tableau
6 2 (9.09%) IBM
7 1 (4.55%) Dell
7 1 (4.55%) EqualLogic
7 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
7 1 (4.55%) Juniper
7 1 (4.55%) Nimble Storage
7 1 (4.55%) Perforce