Period
to 18 June 2019

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Designer was £52,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 18 June 2019.

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

Infrastructure Designer
UK
6 months to
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1080 1149 1169
Rank change year-on-year +69 +20 +61
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Designer 5 39 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.023% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.024% 0.012%
Number of salaries quoted 3 26 10
UK median annual salary £52,000 £53,750 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.26% +2.38% +5.00%
10th Percentile £43,600 £37,500 £47,500
90th Percentile £64,600 £77,500 £67,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,750 £42,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year +13.69% -18.45% +3.00%

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 137,587 165,599 165,823
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.93% 96.34% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 109,512 134,671 136,524
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

Infrastructure Designer
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Designer in the UK

Infrastructure Designer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Designer in the UK

Infrastructure Designer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Designer over the 6 months to 18 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Designer in the UK

Infrastructure Designer
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Designer within the UK over the 6 months to 18 June 2019. 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
UK excluding London +28 4 £47,750 +13.69% 8
England +72 3 £43,500 -17.14% 8
North of England +41 1 £43,500 +2.35% 2
Midlands +35 1 - - 2
North West +30 1 £43,500 +2.35%
Scotland +10 1 £52,000 -25.71%
South West -5 1 - - 1
East Midlands - 1 - - 1

Infrastructure Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 June 2019, Infrastructure Designer 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 Designer in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (40.00%) IT Strategy
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Middleware
3 1 (20.00%) VSAM
3 1 (20.00%) Network Design
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) WSUS
3 1 (20.00%) Communications Security
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) CICS
3 1 (20.00%) CA
3 1 (20.00%) DataStage

Infrastructure Designer 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 1 (20.00%) CICS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) DataStage
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Publishing
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) BYOD
2 1 (20.00%) FMCG
2 1 (20.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (20.00%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) AIX
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) IT Strategy
2 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (20.00%) Coaching
2 1 (20.00%) Communications Security
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Decision-Making
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (20.00%) Network Design
2 1 (20.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Regulatory Compliance
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) DBS Check
2 1 (20.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) CA
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft