Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Analyst was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 324 318 307
Rank change year-on-year -6 -11 +35
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 38 40 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.30% 0.32% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.34% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 25
North West median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -17.81% +15.87%
10th Percentile £30,000 £23,000 £27,350
90th Percentile £45,000 £35,000 £43,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% +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 12,284 11,922 11,670
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.62% 96.69% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 9,820 10,055 9,747
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,160
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 19 January 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 19 January 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
Cheshire -23 23 £40,000 +23.08% 1
Manchester -6 14 £40,000 +39.13% 1
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 19 January 2018, 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 27 (71.05%) ITIL
2 18 (47.37%) WAN
2 18 (47.37%) Data Centre
3 17 (44.74%) SAN
4 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
4 15 (39.47%) Active Directory
5 13 (34.21%) TCP/IP
6 12 (31.58%) DNS
6 12 (31.58%) DHCP
7 11 (28.95%) LAN
7 11 (28.95%) MCSE
7 11 (28.95%) MCSA
7 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (26.32%) Project Management
8 10 (26.32%) Change Management
8 10 (26.32%) Patch Management
9 9 (23.68%) Windows
9 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (21.05%) Business Analysis
10 8 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (18.42%) Wireless
11 7 (18.42%) Finance
11 7 (18.42%) NAS
11 7 (18.42%) Business Process Modelling
12 6 (15.79%) PMO
12 6 (15.79%) Wealth Management
12 6 (15.79%) Use Case
12 6 (15.79%) Law
12 6 (15.79%) Investment Banking

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 (13.16%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.89%) JBoss
2 3 (7.89%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.26%) Apache
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Office 365
2 4 (10.53%) PaaS
3 3 (7.89%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (5.26%) OpenShift
5 1 (2.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (47.37%) WAN
2 17 (44.74%) SAN
3 13 (34.21%) TCP/IP
4 12 (31.58%) DHCP
4 12 (31.58%) DNS
5 11 (28.95%) LAN
6 7 (18.42%) NAS
6 7 (18.42%) Wireless
7 4 (10.53%) Firewall
8 3 (7.89%) SSL
9 2 (5.26%) Internet
9 2 (5.26%) VLAN
10 1 (2.63%) ADSL
10 1 (2.63%) Broadband
10 1 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (2.63%) iSCSI
10 1 (2.63%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (2.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) MySQL
2 2 (5.26%) QlikView
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.63%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Banking
2 6 (15.79%) Investment Banking
2 6 (15.79%) Law
3 2 (5.26%) Advertising
3 2 (5.26%) Legal
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) Middleware
2 2 (5.26%) AngularJS
2 2 (5.26%) jQuery
2 2 (5.26%) LDAP
2 2 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (2.63%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 18 (47.37%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Mindset
2 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (23.68%) Windows
2 5 (13.16%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.53%) Unix
4 3 (7.89%) Linux
4 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.63%) SUSE
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (71.05%) ITIL
2 10 (26.32%) Change Management
2 10 (26.32%) Patch Management
2 10 (26.32%) Project Management
3 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (23.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (21.05%) Business Analysis
5 7 (18.42%) Business Process Modelling
6 6 (15.79%) Risk Management
6 6 (15.79%) Service Delivery
6 6 (15.79%) UML
6 6 (15.79%) Use Case
6 6 (15.79%) Wealth Management
7 5 (13.16%) Information Security
7 5 (13.16%) Service Management
8 4 (10.53%) Analytics
9 3 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (7.89%) ITSM
10 2 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (5.26%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) SQL
2 4 (10.53%) Java
3 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (28.95%) MCSA
1 11 (28.95%) MCSE
1 11 (28.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (21.05%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (13.16%) Degree
4 2 (5.26%) CISA
4 2 (5.26%) CISM
4 2 (5.26%) CISSP
4 2 (5.26%) CRISC
5 1 (2.63%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (2.63%) MCITP
5 1 (2.63%) MCTS
5 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) PMO
2 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (39.47%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.63%) ISA Server
3 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (10.53%) SCCM
2 3 (7.89%) CA Wily
3 2 (5.26%) BladeLogic
3 2 (5.26%) Ganglia
3 2 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) VMware
3 3 (7.89%) CA
3 3 (7.89%) IBM
3 3 (7.89%) ServiceNow
4 2 (5.26%) Cisco
4 2 (5.26%) Citrix
4 2 (5.26%) NetApp
4 2 (5.26%) Tableau
5 1 (2.63%) Apple
5 1 (2.63%) HP
5 1 (2.63%) Mitel
5 1 (2.63%) Novell
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle
5 1 (2.63%) Palo Alto
5 1 (2.63%) Samsung
5 1 (2.63%) Sophos
5 1 (2.63%) Sun