Period
to 22 May 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Analyst was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 22 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 275 292 317
Rank change year-on-year +17 +25 -32
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 31 21 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.33% 0.22% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.22% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 30 17 28
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £30,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -18.37% +13.08%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,450 £32,500
90th Percentile £45,750 £47,500 £50,375
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 9,008 9,370 11,549
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.48% 97.26% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 6,979 7,757 9,341
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -0.62% +0.63%
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £65,250 £61,250 £63,750
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 22 May 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 22 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
Birmingham -19 9 £40,000 +6.67% 1
Staffordshire +8 8 £25,000 -16.67%
Coventry -4 5 £43,000 - 1
Warwickshire +14 2 £46,250 +23.33%
Solihull +1 2 £26,875 +18.13%
Shropshire - 2 £37,500 -
Worcestershire +27 1 £28,500 -27.85%
Wolverhampton - 1 £45,000 -
Infrastructure Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 across the West Midlands region featuring Infrastructure Analyst in the job title.

1 20 (64.52%) Windows
2 18 (58.06%) VMware
3 17 (54.84%) Windows Server
4 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
5 10 (32.26%) Citrix
6 9 (29.03%) Degree
7 8 (25.81%) Supplier Management
7 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
7 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
8 7 (22.58%) MS Exchange
9 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (19.35%) ITIL
9 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
9 6 (19.35%) SAN
9 6 (19.35%) Firewall
10 5 (16.13%) Finance
10 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (16.13%) Linux
10 5 (16.13%) LAN
10 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
11 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (12.90%) VoIP
11 4 (12.90%) WAN
11 4 (12.90%) SQL
11 4 (12.90%) Cisco
11 4 (12.90%) Project Management
11 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
12 3 (9.68%) Network Design
12 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity

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 7 (22.58%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
3 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) TCP/IP
2 6 (19.35%) Firewall
2 6 (19.35%) SAN
3 5 (16.13%) LAN
4 4 (12.90%) VoIP
4 4 (12.90%) WAN
5 3 (9.68%) DNS
5 3 (9.68%) IPsec
5 3 (9.68%) SSL
6 2 (6.45%) DHCP
6 2 (6.45%) Internet
6 2 (6.45%) NAS
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (3.23%) DDNS
7 1 (3.23%) DMZ
7 1 (3.23%) Intranet
7 1 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (3.23%) SMS
7 1 (3.23%) VLAN
7 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.23%) Big Data
3 1 (3.23%) DataStax
3 1 (3.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
1 1 (3.23%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Clustering
3 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (3.23%) FMCG
3 1 (3.23%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 20 (64.52%) Windows
2 17 (54.84%) Windows Server
3 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (16.13%) Linux
4 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (9.68%) Windows 10
7 2 (6.45%) Unix
7 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.23%) Android
8 1 (3.23%) CentOS
8 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Supplier Management
2 6 (19.35%) ITIL
3 4 (12.90%) Project Management
3 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
4 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (9.68%) IT Strategy
4 3 (9.68%) Network Design
4 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
4 3 (9.68%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.45%) Migration
5 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.45%) Service Management
5 2 (6.45%) Waterfall
6 1 (3.23%) Android Development
6 1 (3.23%) ERP
6 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.23%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.23%) CCNA
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Master's Degree
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) COBIT
1 3 (9.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (38.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 18 (58.06%) VMware
2 10 (32.26%) Citrix
3 8 (25.81%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.90%) Cisco
5 2 (6.45%) NetApp
6 1 (3.23%) HP
6 1 (3.23%) IBM
6 1 (3.23%) Perforce
6 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds
6 1 (3.23%) Sophos
6 1 (3.23%) Veeam