Infrastructure Analyst
UK

The median Infrastructure Analyst salary in the UK is £50,000 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 20 February 2024.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
20 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 613 777 855
Rank change year-on-year +164 +78 -186
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 214 248 280
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.23% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.24% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 183 218 246
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £29,375
25th Percentile £36,750 £37,125 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +9.09%
75th Percentile £65,000 £64,688 £53,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,250 £39,000 £40,128
% change year-on-year +8.33% -2.81% +5.60%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK

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.

Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 73,958 103,999 130,968
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.93% 94.39% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 55,845 65,598 82,588
10th Percentile £28,500 £32,500 £32,000
25th Percentile £39,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.33% - +9.09%
75th Percentile £73,750 £82,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Infrastructure Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Analyst in the UK

Infrastructure Analyst
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst.

Salary trend for Infrastructure Analyst in the UK

Infrastructure Analyst
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst over the 6 months to 20 February 2024.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Analyst in the UK

Infrastructure Analyst
Top 17 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 February 2024. 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
Jobs
England +151 203 £52,500 +10.53% 17
UK excluding London +112 123 £42,250 +8.33% 11
London +155 91 £65,000 +13.04% 6
Work from Home +122 77 £47,250 -7.80% 11
North of England +103 42 £42,500 +8.97% 3
Yorkshire +116 29 £42,500 +25.00% 3
South East +72 27 £38,000 -1.30% 3
South West +34 16 £75,000 +100.00% 2
Midlands +27 15 £40,000 -20.00% 1
East of England +44 12 £35,000 -26.32%
North West +43 10 £53,750 +34.38%
West Midlands +58 9 £40,000 -17.95% 1
Wales +10 8 £32,500 +44.44%
East Midlands +10 6 £40,000 -33.33%
North East - 3 - - 2
Northern Ireland +24 2 £33,000 +1.54%
Scotland -29 1 - - 2

Infrastructure Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities

For the 6 months to 20 February 2024, Infrastructure Analyst job roles required the following skills and capabilities 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.

1 117 (54.67%) Azure
2 108 (50.47%) Windows
3 106 (49.53%) Microsoft 365
4 97 (45.33%) Microsoft
5 93 (43.46%) Active Directory
6 67 (31.31%) VMware
7 65 (30.37%) Windows Server
8 62 (28.97%) Citrix
9 50 (23.36%) Microsoft Exchange
10 45 (21.03%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 41 (19.16%) Microsoft Intune
12 40 (18.69%) Firewall
12 40 (18.69%) Law
13 37 (17.29%) SD-WAN
13 37 (17.29%) Social Skills
14 34 (15.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 34 (15.89%) ITIL
15 31 (14.49%) Cisco
15 31 (14.49%) SAN
15 31 (14.49%) PowerShell
16 30 (14.02%) Palo Alto
16 30 (14.02%) Entra ID
17 28 (13.08%) DevOps
18 27 (12.62%) Cisco Certification
18 27 (12.62%) SQL Server
18 27 (12.62%) WAN
19 25 (11.68%) VMware Infrastructure
20 24 (11.21%) Cybersecurity
20 24 (11.21%) DNS
21 23 (10.75%) Azure DevOps

Infrastructure Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 50 (23.36%) Microsoft Exchange
2 12 (5.61%) SharePoint
3 5 (2.34%) CMS
4 1 (0.47%) IIS
4 1 (0.47%) SAS
Applications
1 21 (9.81%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (3.74%) LightWave 3D
Cloud Services
1 117 (54.67%) Azure
2 106 (49.53%) Microsoft 365
3 30 (14.02%) Entra ID
4 23 (10.75%) Azure DevOps
5 13 (6.07%) AWS
6 11 (5.14%) Azure Cosmos DB
6 11 (5.14%) Azure Monitor
7 8 (3.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 7 (3.27%) IaaS
9 6 (2.80%) Nutanix
9 6 (2.80%) PaaS
10 5 (2.34%) Mimecast
10 5 (2.34%) SaaS
11 3 (1.40%) Azure Sentinel
11 3 (1.40%) OneDrive
11 3 (1.40%) Power Platform
12 2 (0.93%) Power Automate
12 2 (0.93%) PowerApps
13 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.47%) Rubrik
Communications & Networking
1 40 (18.69%) Firewall
2 37 (17.29%) SD-WAN
3 31 (14.49%) SAN
4 27 (12.62%) WAN
5 24 (11.21%) DNS
6 19 (8.88%) DHCP
7 14 (6.54%) TCP/IP
8 13 (6.07%) VoIP
9 12 (5.61%) VPN
10 11 (5.14%) LAN
11 8 (3.74%) MPLS
11 8 (3.74%) Wireless
12 6 (2.80%) Wi-Fi
13 4 (1.87%) SMTP
14 3 (1.40%) Remote Desktop
15 2 (0.93%) Cisco IOS
15 2 (0.93%) FTP
15 2 (0.93%) SNMP
15 2 (0.93%) VLAN
15 2 (0.93%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (12.62%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.21%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (0.93%) Power BI
General
1 45 (21.03%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 40 (18.69%) Law
3 37 (17.29%) Social Skills
4 20 (9.35%) Legal
5 12 (5.61%) Finance
6 7 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.27%) Manufacturing
6 7 (3.27%) Public Sector
7 3 (1.40%) Banking
8 2 (0.93%) Presentation Skills
9 1 (0.47%) Back Office
9 1 (0.47%) Games
9 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.01%) JSON
2 14 (6.54%) ARM Templates
3 1 (0.47%) OAuth
3 1 (0.47%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.61%) Driving Licence
2 8 (3.74%) Operational Technology
2 8 (3.74%) Smart Home
3 7 (3.27%) Data Centre
4 4 (1.87%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (1.87%) Life Science
5 3 (1.40%) Clustering
5 3 (1.40%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (1.40%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (0.93%) iPad
6 2 (0.93%) Public Cloud
6 2 (0.93%) Replication
7 1 (0.47%) BYOD
7 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.47%) FMCG
7 1 (0.47%) iPhone
7 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.47%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (0.47%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 108 (50.47%) Windows
2 65 (30.37%) Windows Server
3 18 (8.41%) Windows 10
4 13 (6.07%) Linux
4 13 (6.07%) Windows Server 2016
5 4 (1.87%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (1.87%) Windows Server 2019
6 2 (0.93%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.93%) VMS
7 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (15.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 34 (15.89%) ITIL
2 28 (13.08%) DevOps
3 24 (11.21%) Cybersecurity
4 22 (10.28%) Problem-Solving
5 18 (8.41%) Customer Service
6 15 (7.01%) Configuration Management
7 14 (6.54%) Project Management
8 13 (6.07%) Project Delivery
9 11 (5.14%) Service Design
10 9 (4.21%) Mentoring
10 9 (4.21%) Problem Management
10 9 (4.21%) Roadmaps
11 8 (3.74%) Change Advisory Board
11 8 (3.74%) Disaster Recovery
11 8 (3.74%) Migration
12 7 (3.27%) SIEM
13 6 (2.80%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (2.80%) High Availability
13 6 (2.80%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (14.49%) PowerShell
2 16 (7.48%) SQL
3 2 (0.93%) Bash
3 2 (0.93%) Perl
3 2 (0.93%) Python
4 1 (0.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (12.62%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (10.28%) CCNP
3 19 (8.88%) Degree
4 14 (6.54%) Azure Certification
5 6 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (2.34%) CCNA
6 5 (2.34%) MCSE
7 3 (1.40%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.93%) HP APS
8 2 (0.93%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.47%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.47%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (2.80%) GDPR
2 6 (2.80%) PMO
3 5 (2.34%) SLA
4 1 (0.47%) COBIT
4 1 (0.47%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 93 (43.46%) Active Directory
2 25 (11.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (10.75%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.27%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (2.34%) Virtual Desktop
5 5 (2.34%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.93%) NFS
6 2 (0.93%) VMware Server
6 2 (0.93%) vSphere
7 1 (0.47%) Firmware
7 1 (0.47%) XenApp
7 1 (0.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 41 (19.16%) Microsoft Intune
2 17 (7.94%) SCCM
3 9 (4.21%) Terraform
4 8 (3.74%) vCenter Server
5 7 (3.27%) Nagios
6 6 (2.80%) vRealize
7 3 (1.40%) ZENworks
8 2 (0.93%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.47%) Ansible
9 1 (0.47%) Failover Clustering
9 1 (0.47%) Jamf Pro
9 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.47%) Progress Chef
9 1 (0.47%) Puppet
9 1 (0.47%) Single Sign-On
9 1 (0.47%) vMotion
Vendors
1 97 (45.33%) Microsoft
2 67 (31.31%) VMware
3 62 (28.97%) Citrix
4 31 (14.49%) Cisco
5 30 (14.02%) Palo Alto
6 22 (10.28%) Juniper
7 18 (8.41%) Meraki
8 16 (7.48%) SolarWinds
9 9 (4.21%) Veeam
10 7 (3.27%) 3PAR
10 7 (3.27%) LogicMonitor
10 7 (3.27%) Splunk
11 6 (2.80%) Aderant
11 6 (2.80%) Brocade
11 6 (2.80%) HP
11 6 (2.80%) iManage
12 5 (2.34%) AppDynamics
12 5 (2.34%) CheckPoint
12 5 (2.34%) Intapp
13 3 (1.40%) Apple