Period
to 20 May 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Analyst was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 20 May 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
6 months to
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 788 611 640
Rank change year-on-year -177 +29 -27
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 405 643 781
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.38% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.39% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 345 573 693
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £29,000 £28,300
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,200 £57,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 165,738 164,565 194,156
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.40% 96.47% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 134,928 136,254 163,031
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Infrastructure Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Analyst in the UK

Infrastructure Analyst
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Analyst in the UK

Infrastructure Analyst
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst over the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Analyst in the UK

Infrastructure Analyst
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 20 May 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
England -161 379 £42,500 - 43
UK excluding London -80 225 £37,500 - 28
London -140 176 £47,500 - 20
North of England -54 50 £40,000 +23.08% 8
South East -37 48 £35,000 -12.50% 8
Midlands +6 46 £37,500 -11.76% 5
East of England -9 36 £36,250 -3.33% 2
West Midlands +23 31 £38,750 +29.17% 3
North West -48 25 £37,500 +15.38% 2
South West -1 24 £38,500 +2.67%
Yorkshire +9 22 £47,000 +25.33% 6
Scotland -25 19 £35,000 -7.89% 5
East Midlands -8 15 £35,000 -17.65% 2
North East -18 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Wales +8 2 £26,500 -22.06%

Infrastructure Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 featuring Infrastructure Analyst in the job title.

1 271 (66.91%) Windows
2 254 (62.72%) VMware
3 224 (55.31%) Active Directory
4 198 (48.89%) Windows Server
5 139 (34.32%) Cisco
6 138 (34.07%) VMware Infrastructure
7 130 (32.10%) Microsoft
8 115 (28.40%) Citrix
9 114 (28.15%) Firewall
10 112 (27.65%) Windows Server 2008
11 106 (26.17%) ITIL
12 103 (25.43%) Office 365
13 102 (25.19%) SAN
14 96 (23.70%) Microsoft Azure
15 94 (23.21%) MS Exchange
15 94 (23.21%) DNS
16 86 (21.23%) Windows Server 2012
16 86 (21.23%) Data Centre
17 82 (20.25%) PowerShell
18 76 (18.77%) WAN
19 74 (18.27%) LAN
20 73 (18.02%) HP
20 73 (18.02%) SCCM
21 70 (17.28%) DHCP
22 69 (17.04%) Finance
23 68 (16.79%) SQL Server
24 66 (16.30%) Linux
25 59 (14.57%) SQL
25 59 (14.57%) Hyper-V
26 56 (13.83%) Law

Infrastructure Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 94 (23.21%) MS Exchange
2 53 (13.09%) Skype for Business
3 49 (12.10%) Exchange Server 2013
4 39 (9.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 38 (9.38%) SharePoint
6 23 (5.68%) IIS
7 12 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2007
8 7 (1.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (1.73%) Confluence
9 3 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.49%) JBoss
10 2 (0.49%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.25%) Apache
11 1 (0.25%) CMS
11 1 (0.25%) GlassFish
11 1 (0.25%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 28 (6.91%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.23%) Elite 3E
2 3 (0.74%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.74%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.74%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 103 (25.43%) Office 365
2 96 (23.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 42 (10.37%) Amazon AWS
4 23 (5.68%) Mimecast
5 22 (5.43%) IaaS
6 19 (4.69%) PaaS
7 14 (3.46%) SaaS
8 9 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (1.73%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (1.23%) OneDrive
11 3 (0.74%) G Suite
12 2 (0.49%) Dynamics 365
13 1 (0.25%) Dropbox
13 1 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 114 (28.15%) Firewall
2 102 (25.19%) SAN
3 94 (23.21%) DNS
4 76 (18.77%) WAN
5 74 (18.27%) LAN
6 70 (17.28%) DHCP
7 50 (12.35%) Skype
8 49 (12.10%) VLAN
9 45 (11.11%) TCP/IP
10 40 (9.88%) NAS
11 39 (9.63%) VPN
12 26 (6.42%) MPLS
13 23 (5.68%) VoIP
14 21 (5.19%) Wireless
15 20 (4.94%) Cisco Nexus
16 19 (4.69%) WLAN
17 16 (3.95%) Network Security
18 15 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
19 14 (3.46%) IPsec
20 13 (3.21%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (16.79%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (2.96%) MySQL
3 12 (2.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (1.73%) Blockchain
5 7 (1.73%) Oracle Database
5 7 (1.73%) SQL Server 2016
6 6 (1.48%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.49%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.25%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.25%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.25%) Big Data
8 1 (0.25%) DataStax
8 1 (0.25%) GIS
8 1 (0.25%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.25%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 16 (3.95%) Jenkins
2 8 (1.98%) JIRA
3 5 (1.23%) Bitbucket
3 5 (1.23%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.25%) CA Release Automation
4 1 (0.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.25%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.25%) Subversion
General
1 69 (17.04%) Finance
2 56 (13.83%) Law
3 40 (9.88%) Banking
4 29 (7.16%) Legal
5 17 (4.20%) Retail
6 10 (2.47%) Manufacturing
7 9 (2.22%) Telecoms
8 8 (1.98%) Billing
9 7 (1.73%) Investment Banking
10 6 (1.48%) Marketing
11 4 (0.99%) Advertising
12 3 (0.74%) Back Office
13 1 (0.25%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.70%) Middleware
2 10 (2.47%) .NET
3 9 (2.22%) LDAP
4 5 (1.23%) Web Services
5 3 (0.74%) 802.1X
6 2 (0.49%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.49%) jQuery
6 2 (0.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.25%) COM
7 1 (0.25%) Flash
7 1 (0.25%) ISPF
7 1 (0.25%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 86 (21.23%) Data Centre
2 27 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (6.67%) HP StoreVirtual
3 21 (5.19%) Public Cloud
4 17 (4.20%) Linux Command Line
5 12 (2.96%) BBC
6 9 (2.22%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.98%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (1.73%) Clustering
8 7 (1.73%) Cyberthreat
8 7 (1.73%) Video Conferencing
9 6 (1.48%) Enterprise Storage
10 5 (1.23%) Blackberry
10 5 (1.23%) CCTV
11 4 (0.99%) HP Storage
11 4 (0.99%) PKI
11 4 (0.99%) Replication
11 4 (0.99%) RSA SecurID
12 3 (0.74%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.74%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 271 (66.91%) Windows
2 198 (48.89%) Windows Server
3 112 (27.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 86 (21.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 66 (16.30%) Linux
6 35 (8.64%) Windows 10
7 32 (7.90%) Unix
8 27 (6.67%) Windows 7
9 20 (4.94%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (2.72%) Windows 8
11 10 (2.47%) Windows XP
12 8 (1.98%) Solaris
13 5 (1.23%) Mac OS X
13 5 (1.23%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.74%) Android
15 2 (0.49%) CentOS
15 2 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.25%) OS/390
16 1 (0.25%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (26.17%) ITIL
2 42 (10.37%) Change Management
3 34 (8.40%) Continuous Improvement
4 32 (7.90%) Problem-Solving
5 30 (7.41%) Load Balancing
6 27 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 21 (5.19%) Business Continuity
7 21 (5.19%) DevOps
7 21 (5.19%) Project Management
8 20 (4.94%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (4.69%) Migration
10 18 (4.44%) Information Security
10 18 (4.44%) Server Virtualisation
11 17 (4.20%) Continuous Integration
11 17 (4.20%) Cybersecurity
11 17 (4.20%) Document Management
11 17 (4.20%) Patch Management
11 17 (4.20%) Problem Management
11 17 (4.20%) Test Automation
12 15 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 82 (20.25%) PowerShell
2 59 (14.57%) SQL
3 25 (6.17%) Bash Shell
4 13 (3.21%) JavaScript
4 13 (3.21%) Python
5 12 (2.96%) Ruby
6 11 (2.72%) Java
7 5 (1.23%) C
8 2 (0.49%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.49%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.25%) Go
9 1 (0.25%) JCL
9 1 (0.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 42 (10.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (10.12%) Degree
3 35 (8.64%) MCSE
4 33 (8.15%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (7.41%) CCNA
6 19 (4.69%) CISSP
7 18 (4.44%) CCNP
8 10 (2.47%) MCSA
8 10 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (1.98%) CompTIA Security+
11 7 (1.73%) CISM
12 6 (1.48%) Citrix Certification
13 5 (1.23%) CCA
13 5 (1.23%) DV Cleared
13 5 (1.23%) Security Cleared
14 3 (0.74%) ISEB
14 3 (0.74%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (0.74%) MCITP
14 3 (0.74%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (7.41%) SLA
2 12 (2.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.98%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.99%) PMO
5 3 (0.74%) COBIT
6 2 (0.49%) GDPR
6 2 (0.49%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.25%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.25%) QA
7 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 224 (55.31%) Active Directory
2 138 (34.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (14.57%) Hyper-V
4 42 (10.37%) vSphere
5 39 (9.63%) XenApp
6 24 (5.93%) DFS Replication
7 18 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (3.21%) Virtual Servers
9 12 (2.96%) Firmware
9 12 (2.96%) Virtual Desktop
10 9 (2.22%) XenDesktop
11 6 (1.48%) Docker
11 6 (1.48%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (0.99%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.99%) VMware Workstation
13 3 (0.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 3 (0.74%) Snort
13 3 (0.74%) vCloud
13 3 (0.74%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.49%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 73 (18.02%) SCCM
2 26 (6.42%) SCOM
3 24 (5.93%) Backup Exec
4 13 (3.21%) Ansible
5 11 (2.72%) vCenter Server
5 11 (2.72%) vRealize
6 8 (1.98%) NetBackup
7 7 (1.73%) WSUS
8 5 (1.23%) Cisco UCCX
9 4 (0.99%) Nagios
9 4 (0.99%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.74%) FortiGate
10 3 (0.74%) HP SIM
10 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (0.74%) Microsoft Intune
10 3 (0.74%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.74%) Snorby
10 3 (0.74%) Suricata
10 3 (0.74%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 3 (0.74%) vMotion
Vendors
1 254 (62.72%) VMware
2 139 (34.32%) Cisco
3 130 (32.10%) Microsoft
4 115 (28.40%) Citrix
5 73 (18.02%) HP
6 54 (13.33%) NetApp
7 20 (4.94%) CheckPoint
8 17 (4.20%) Google
9 16 (3.95%) Veeam
10 15 (3.70%) SolarWinds
11 13 (3.21%) Oracle
12 12 (2.96%) BMC
12 12 (2.96%) Fortinet
12 12 (2.96%) Virgin Media
13 11 (2.72%) AppDynamics
13 11 (2.72%) F5
13 11 (2.72%) MobileIron
13 11 (2.72%) Splunk
13 11 (2.72%) Symantec
13 11 (2.72%) WorldPay