The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Analyst was £44,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Infrastructure Analyst
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 558 547 552
Rank change year-on-year -11 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 329 405 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.37% 0.42% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.43% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 288 351 391
Median salary £44,000 £40,563 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.47% +1.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,050 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.59% +2.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 84528 93714 106901
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 69082 78988 88114
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Infrastructure Analyst in the job title.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Analyst in the UK

Infrastructure Analyst
Top 30 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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +2 316 £45,000 +5.88% 20
London +60 162 £50,000 - 6
North West -13 41 £32,500 -9.72% 6
South East +10 39 £40,000 - 2
Manchester -6 24 £33,500 -25.55% 2
South West +12 21 £44,500 +4.70%
City of London +17 17 £46,250 -15.90% 1
West Midlands +16 17 £30,000 -33.33% 2
East of England -11 17 £38,000 +4.10% 2
West Sussex -5 16 £40,000 -
Bristol -9 15 £45,000 +19.79%
Cheshire -22 14 £27,250 -17.42% 3
Yorkshire -23 10 £42,000 +11.11% 2
Berkshire +34 9 £35,000 -33.33%
East Midlands +1 9 £42,500 +6.25%
Birmingham +9 8 £45,000 -5.26%
Cambridgeshire -5 8 £37,500 +5.63% 1
Cambridge -9 8 £37,500 -18.91% 1
Nottingham +10 7 £42,500 +30.76%
Nottinghamshire +1 7 £42,500 +30.76%
West Yorkshire -4 7 £42,500 +10.38% 1
Leeds -8 7 £42,500 +10.38%
Haywards Heath -9 7 £40,000 -
Bury - 7 £32,500 -
Wiltshire +9 6 £35,000 -17.64%
Scotland +9 6 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Hampshire +5 6 £32,500 -14.47% 1
Knutsford - 6 £39,250 - 1
Warrington - 6 £26,000 -
Surrey +19 5 £53,750 - 1

Infrastructure Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 featuring Infrastructure Analyst in the job title.

1 508 (75.04%) Windows
2 426 (62.92%) VMware
3 421 (62.19%) Active Directory
4 341 (50.37%) Microsoft
5 305 (45.05%) Windows Server
6 251 (37.08%) VMware Infrastructure
7 223 (32.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 222 (32.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 206 (30.43%) Citrix
10 197 (29.10%) Firewall
11 188 (27.77%) MS Exchange
12 178 (26.29%) SCCM
13 171 (25.26%) Cisco
14 170 (25.11%) DNS
14 170 (25.11%) ITIL
15 167 (24.67%) SAN
16 145 (21.42%) DHCP
17 143 (21.12%) SQL
17 143 (21.12%) Hyper-V
18 123 (18.17%) WAN
19 121 (17.87%) Linux
20 118 (17.43%) LAN
21 114 (16.84%) SQL Server
21 114 (16.84%) Finance
22 111 (16.40%) NetApp
23 110 (16.25%) Windows 7
24 104 (15.36%) Office 365
25 102 (15.07%) Microsoft Certification
25 102 (15.07%) TCP/IP
26 97 (14.33%) PowerShell

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
1 188 (27.77%) MS Exchange
2 97 (14.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 67 (9.90%) IIS
4 52 (7.68%) SharePoint
5 43 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2013
6 39 (5.76%) Skype for Business
7 16 (2.36%) WebSphere
8 14 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2007
9 12 (1.77%) Apache
9 12 (1.77%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (1.18%) Tomcat
11 5 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (0.74%) IBM Domino
11 5 (0.74%) JBoss
11 5 (0.74%) SAS
12 4 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.30%) Confluence
14 2 (0.30%) IBM HTTP Server
14 2 (0.30%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 53 (7.83%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.30%) assyst
3 2 (0.30%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.30%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 104 (15.36%) Office 365
2 87 (12.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 62 (9.16%) Amazon AWS
4 33 (4.87%) SaaS
5 16 (2.36%) IaaS
6 15 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (1.62%) Mimecast
8 8 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
8 8 (1.18%) PaaS
9 7 (1.03%) OneDrive
10 5 (0.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 3 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 3 (0.44%) AWS CloudFormation
12 2 (0.30%) Amazon S3
13 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.15%) Amazon Glacier
13 1 (0.15%) Amazon SQS
13 1 (0.15%) CloudFront
13 1 (0.15%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 197 (29.10%) Firewall
2 170 (25.11%) DNS
3 167 (24.67%) SAN
4 145 (21.42%) DHCP
5 123 (18.17%) WAN
6 118 (17.43%) LAN
7 102 (15.07%) TCP/IP
8 73 (10.78%) VLAN
9 59 (8.71%) VoIP
10 53 (7.83%) VPN
11 45 (6.65%) Internet
12 39 (5.76%) NAS
13 34 (5.02%) iSCSI
14 32 (4.73%) Network Security
15 26 (3.84%) Skype
16 24 (3.55%) SMTP
17 22 (3.25%) Wireless
18 20 (2.95%) MPLS
19 17 (2.51%) HTTP
19 17 (2.51%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (16.84%) SQL Server
2 34 (5.02%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (3.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 21 (3.10%) SQL Server 2012
5 17 (2.51%) SQL Server 2014
6 13 (1.92%) SQL Server 2016
7 9 (1.33%) MySQL
8 6 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
9 5 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.44%) FileMaker
10 3 (0.44%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 2 (0.30%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.30%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (0.30%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (0.30%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.30%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.30%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 37 (5.47%) MSI
2 3 (0.44%) JIRA
2 3 (0.44%) Subversion
2 3 (0.44%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.30%) Ant
3 2 (0.30%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.30%) Maven
3 2 (0.30%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.15%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.15%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.15%) InstallShield
4 1 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 114 (16.84%) Finance
2 79 (11.67%) Law
3 51 (7.53%) Telecoms
4 49 (7.24%) Legal
5 32 (4.73%) Retail
6 30 (4.43%) Banking
7 10 (1.48%) Investment Banking
7 10 (1.48%) Marketing
8 6 (0.89%) Advertising
8 6 (0.89%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.44%) Electronics
9 3 (0.44%) Games
9 3 (0.44%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.30%) Billing
11 1 (0.15%) Back Office
11 1 (0.15%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.51%) Middleware
2 15 (2.22%) Web Services
3 14 (2.07%) LAMP
4 11 (1.62%) 802.1X
5 9 (1.33%) Software Packaging
6 6 (0.89%) .NET
7 4 (0.59%) XML
8 3 (0.44%) IBM Integration Bus
8 3 (0.44%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (0.30%) Flash
9 2 (0.30%) J2EE
10 1 (0.15%) ActiveMQ
10 1 (0.15%) COM
10 1 (0.15%) COM+
10 1 (0.15%) JMS
10 1 (0.15%) Rendezvous
10 1 (0.15%) Sensu
10 1 (0.15%) TIBCO EMS
10 1 (0.15%) XMPP
10 1 (0.15%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 88 (13.00%) Data Centre
2 43 (6.35%) Clustering
3 38 (5.61%) Replication
4 36 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
5 33 (4.87%) Management Information System
6 24 (3.55%) Enterprise Storage
7 23 (3.40%) PKI
8 18 (2.66%) Driving Licence
9 13 (1.92%) Computer Science
9 13 (1.92%) Derivative
10 11 (1.62%) Blackberry
11 10 (1.48%) Client/Server
12 9 (1.33%) Private Cloud
13 7 (1.03%) FlexPod
13 7 (1.03%) Hedge funds
13 7 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
14 6 (0.89%) Greenfield Project
15 5 (0.74%) iPad
16 4 (0.59%) Equities
16 4 (0.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 508 (75.04%) Windows
2 305 (45.05%) Windows Server
3 223 (32.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 222 (32.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 121 (17.87%) Linux
6 110 (16.25%) Windows 7
7 89 (13.15%) Windows 10
8 43 (6.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 36 (5.32%) Unix
10 30 (4.43%) Windows Server 2003
11 25 (3.69%) Windows 8
12 21 (3.10%) Solaris
13 16 (2.36%) Apple iOS
14 15 (2.22%) Android
15 11 (1.62%) CentOS
15 11 (1.62%) Data ONTAP
16 10 (1.48%) Windows Phone
17 9 (1.33%) Debian
17 9 (1.33%) Windows XP
18 7 (1.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (25.11%) ITIL
2 65 (9.60%) Disaster Recovery
3 49 (7.24%) Project Management
4 46 (6.79%) Configuration Management
5 45 (6.65%) Service Management
6 44 (6.50%) Application Packaging
7 38 (5.61%) Agile Software Development
8 37 (5.47%) Mentoring
9 36 (5.32%) Continuous Improvement
10 35 (5.17%) Change Management
11 33 (4.87%) Problem Management
12 32 (4.73%) Asset Management
13 30 (4.43%) Personalization
14 28 (4.14%) PRINCE2
15 27 (3.99%) Document Management
15 27 (3.99%) Load Balancing
15 27 (3.99%) Service Delivery
16 25 (3.69%) Server Building
17 23 (3.40%) Root Cause Analysis
18 22 (3.25%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 143 (21.12%) SQL
2 97 (14.33%) PowerShell
3 23 (3.40%) Java
3 23 (3.40%) Shell Script
4 22 (3.25%) VBScript
5 20 (2.95%) Perl
5 20 (2.95%) Python
6 12 (1.77%) Bash Shell
7 10 (1.48%) VB
8 6 (0.89%) AWK
8 6 (0.89%) C
8 6 (0.89%) sed
9 4 (0.59%) C#
10 2 (0.30%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.15%) Ruby
11 1 (0.15%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 102 (15.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 56 (8.27%) Cisco Certification
2 56 (8.27%) MCSE
3 48 (7.09%) CCNA
4 47 (6.94%) Degree
5 36 (5.32%) MCSA
6 31 (4.58%) MCITP
7 29 (4.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 23 (3.40%) CCNP
9 17 (2.51%) Security Cleared
10 15 (2.22%) MCP
11 12 (1.77%) SC Cleared
12 10 (1.48%) CCSA
12 10 (1.48%) Check Point Certification
13 9 (1.33%) CCSE
13 9 (1.33%) JNCIS
14 8 (1.18%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (0.89%) CISSP
15 6 (0.89%) Citrix Certification
16 5 (0.74%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (7.39%) SLA
2 24 (3.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (2.81%) QA
4 13 (1.92%) PCI DSS
5 8 (1.18%) GDPR
5 8 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (1.03%) Cyber Essentials
6 7 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 6 (0.89%) BS25999
8 4 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 3 (0.44%) PMO
9 3 (0.44%) SAS 70
10 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 421 (62.19%) Active Directory
2 251 (37.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 143 (21.12%) Hyper-V
4 81 (11.96%) XenApp
5 79 (11.67%) vSphere
6 45 (6.65%) Microsoft App-V
7 43 (6.35%) VMware ESXi
8 30 (4.43%) Terminal Services
9 28 (4.14%) NFS
10 26 (3.84%) XenDesktop
11 21 (3.10%) Virtual Servers
12 10 (1.48%) DFS Replication
12 10 (1.48%) VMware Server
13 8 (1.18%) Virtual Desktop
14 7 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
15 6 (0.89%) XenServer
16 5 (0.74%) Terminal Server
17 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 3 (0.44%) VMware Workstation
18 2 (0.30%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 178 (26.29%) SCCM
2 49 (7.24%) SCOM
3 48 (7.09%) WSUS
4 26 (3.84%) Puppet
5 24 (3.55%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (2.66%) Ansible
6 18 (2.66%) SCSM
7 16 (2.36%) Salt
7 16 (2.36%) vMotion
8 15 (2.22%) Backup Exec
9 13 (1.92%) vCenter Server
10 11 (1.62%) NetBackup
11 10 (1.48%) Microsoft Clustering
12 6 (0.89%) FortiGate
12 6 (0.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 5 (0.74%) XenMobile
14 4 (0.59%) Cisco CUCM
15 3 (0.44%) EMC NetWorker
15 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Intune
15 3 (0.44%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 426 (62.92%) VMware
2 341 (50.37%) Microsoft
3 206 (30.43%) Citrix
4 171 (25.26%) Cisco
5 111 (16.40%) NetApp
6 88 (13.00%) HP
7 49 (7.24%) AppSense
8 46 (6.79%) Dell
9 40 (5.91%) iManage
10 36 (5.32%) Oracle
11 33 (4.87%) CheckPoint
12 32 (4.73%) Juniper
13 30 (4.43%) Red Hat
14 29 (4.28%) Avaya
15 28 (4.14%) Symantec
16 26 (3.84%) IBM
16 26 (3.84%) Palo Alto
17 24 (3.55%) Veeam
18 20 (2.95%) F5
19 17 (2.51%) SolarWinds
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Knaresborough, North Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £30000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Circa £55K Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Sandbach, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 38k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £27,000 per annum + shift allowance + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum + up to 10% bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Energon People
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford
Provident Financial Management Services
Salary: 7% Bonus + Pension & Onsite gym
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Midcounties Cooperative
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
West London
IQ Public Sector
Salary: £41000 - £49000 per annum + Holiday, Pensions, etc.
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £40068 - £55240 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Whitbread
Posted: 12 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago