Period
to 17 February 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Analyst was £29,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 17 February 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 270 298 295
Rank change year-on-year +28 -3 -39
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 42 23 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.43% 0.22% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.23% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 41 26 16
West Midlands median annual salary £29,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.71% -12.50% +8.84%
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,000 £27,625
90th Percentile £44,500 £40,500 £48,125
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -1.23% -4.71% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 9,502 10,020 10,682
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.65% 96.96% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 7,507 8,003 8,939
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,093 £62,500 £62,500
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 West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Analyst in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Analyst in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Analyst
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 17 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Analyst in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Analyst
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 February 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
Birmingham +16 10 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Solihull -1 10 £27,750 +21.98%
Staffordshire +8 8 £25,000 -28.57%
Warwickshire +6 6 £36,250 -3.33%
Coventry -12 3 £50,000 +3.09%
Shropshire - 2 £35,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £28,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £45,000 - 1
Infrastructure Analyst
England

Infrastructure Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Infrastructure Analyst in the job title.

1 35 (83.33%) Windows
2 31 (73.81%) VMware
3 26 (61.90%) Citrix
4 24 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 23 (54.76%) Active Directory
6 16 (38.10%) Windows Server
7 15 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (35.71%) Firewall
8 14 (33.33%) MS Exchange
9 13 (30.95%) Cisco
10 12 (28.57%) Dell
10 12 (28.57%) NetApp
11 11 (26.19%) Hyper-V
11 11 (26.19%) Degree
11 11 (26.19%) Enterprise Storage
12 10 (23.81%) Process Improvement
12 10 (23.81%) EqualLogic
13 9 (21.43%) Supplier Management
13 9 (21.43%) SAN
13 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
13 9 (21.43%) ITIL
14 8 (19.05%) Change Management
14 8 (19.05%) Management Information System
14 8 (19.05%) Problem Management
14 8 (19.05%) Line Management
14 8 (19.05%) Data Centre
15 7 (16.67%) Office 365
15 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
16 5 (11.90%) DNS

Infrastructure Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 14 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
3 1 (2.38%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.38%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.67%) Office 365
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (35.71%) Firewall
2 9 (21.43%) SAN
2 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (11.90%) DNS
4 4 (9.52%) DHCP
5 3 (7.14%) LAN
5 3 (7.14%) NAS
6 2 (4.76%) VPN
6 2 (4.76%) WAN
7 1 (2.38%) DDNS
7 1 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.38%) Internet
7 1 (2.38%) Intranet
7 1 (2.38%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.38%) PBX
7 1 (2.38%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (2.38%) Skype
7 1 (2.38%) SSL
7 1 (2.38%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (2.38%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Big Data
2 1 (2.38%) DataStax
2 1 (2.38%) MySQL
2 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) InstallShield
1 1 (2.38%) MSI
General
1 3 (7.14%) Finance
1 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.76%) Advertising
2 2 (4.76%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) .NET
1 1 (2.38%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Enterprise Storage
2 8 (19.05%) Data Centre
2 8 (19.05%) Management Information System
3 4 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (9.52%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.76%) Clustering
4 2 (4.76%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.38%) AS400
5 1 (2.38%) FMCG
5 1 (2.38%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 35 (83.33%) Windows
2 16 (38.10%) Windows Server
3 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (9.52%) Linux
6 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.76%) Windows 10
7 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.38%) Android
8 1 (2.38%) CentOS
8 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Process Improvement
2 9 (21.43%) ITIL
2 9 (21.43%) Supplier Management
3 8 (19.05%) Change Management
3 8 (19.05%) Line Management
3 8 (19.05%) Problem Management
4 3 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (4.76%) Business Analysis
5 2 (4.76%) ERP
5 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (4.76%) Security Management
5 2 (4.76%) Service Management
5 2 (4.76%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.38%) Application Packaging
6 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (2.38%) Migration
6 1 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) PowerShell
1 3 (7.14%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.38%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.38%) VB
2 1 (2.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Degree
2 7 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (54.76%) Active Directory
2 15 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (26.19%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.14%) XenApp
4 3 (7.14%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.38%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (4.76%) SCOM
2 1 (2.38%) SCCM
2 1 (2.38%) vCenter Server
2 1 (2.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (73.81%) VMware
2 26 (61.90%) Citrix
3 24 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 13 (30.95%) Cisco
5 12 (28.57%) Dell
5 12 (28.57%) NetApp
6 10 (23.81%) EqualLogic
7 3 (7.14%) HP
8 2 (4.76%) IBM
8 2 (4.76%) Veeam
9 1 (2.38%) Brocade
9 1 (2.38%) CommVault
9 1 (2.38%) EMC
9 1 (2.38%) F5
9 1 (2.38%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.38%) Juniper
9 1 (2.38%) McAfee
9 1 (2.38%) Perforce
9 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds