The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Infrastructure Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Support Analyst
Rank 552 534 511
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -23
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Analyst 37 25 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.073% 0.053% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.057% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 7 15
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£190 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £200 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £324 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £185 £163 £113
% change year-on-year
+13.84% +44.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 2
Average hourly rate £24.00 £31.50 £26.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +17.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.10 £26.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £31.50 £27.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £29.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-18.64% +13.46%
Infrastructure Support Analyst
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46272 43750 42038
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 91.73% 92.64% 93.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 29935 26900 24214
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1900 1926 2472
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.80 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Support Analyst in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in England

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Infrastructure Support Analyst across the England region.

Infrastructure Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in England

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Analyst across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Infrastructure Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in England

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Support Analyst across the England region.

Infrastructure Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in England

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +17 15 £275 -8.33% 2
North West -2 7 £180 - 1
West Midlands -11 6 £190 - 1
Yorkshire -6 4 £175 - 2
South West - 4 - -
South East -24 1 £410 +228.00% 3
East of England - - - - 1
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Infrastructure Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Infrastructure Support Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Support Analyst in their job title.

1 59 (79.73%) Windows
2 39 (52.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 34 (45.95%) Microsoft
3 34 (45.95%) Active Directory
4 33 (44.59%) MS Exchange
5 31 (41.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 31 (41.89%) VMware
6 26 (35.14%) Citrix
7 24 (32.43%) Exchange Server 2010
8 22 (29.73%) Windows 7
9 21 (28.38%) VMware Infrastructure
10 20 (27.03%) SAN
11 19 (25.68%) HP
12 18 (24.32%) DNS
12 18 (24.32%) ITIL
12 18 (24.32%) Hyper-V
13 17 (22.97%) Exchange Server 2007
13 17 (22.97%) WAN
13 17 (22.97%) DHCP
14 16 (21.62%) EMC
15 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Certification
15 15 (20.27%) Symantec
16 14 (18.92%) LAN
17 13 (17.57%) Windows XP
18 12 (16.22%) Wireless
18 12 (16.22%) Backup Exec
18 12 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2003
18 12 (16.22%) XenApp
19 11 (14.86%) MCITP
19 11 (14.86%) Meru Networks

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Infrastructure Support Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 33 (44.59%) MS Exchange
2 24 (32.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (22.97%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (13.51%) SharePoint
6 4 (5.41%) IBM Notes
6 4 (5.41%) Lotus Domino
6 4 (5.41%) IIS
7 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MS Office
1 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.70%) Google Apps
2 2 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (27.03%) SAN
2 18 (24.32%) DNS
3 17 (22.97%) WAN
3 17 (22.97%) DHCP
4 14 (18.92%) LAN
5 12 (16.22%) Wireless
6 9 (12.16%) Firewall
7 7 (9.46%) Ethernet
8 5 (6.76%) MPLS
8 5 (6.76%) VoIP
9 4 (5.41%) ISDN
9 4 (5.41%) SSL
9 4 (5.41%) VPN
9 4 (5.41%) VLAN
10 3 (4.05%) TCP/IP
11 2 (2.70%) LDAP
11 2 (2.70%) WLAN
11 2 (2.70%) Internet
11 2 (2.70%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (2.70%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (10.81%) Finance
2 5 (6.76%) Banking
3 3 (4.05%) Legal
3 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.70%) Front Office
5 1 (1.35%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.35%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.41%) Middleware
2 1 (1.35%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (1.35%) COM
2 1 (1.35%) COM+
2 1 (1.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.76%) Clustering
3 4 (5.41%) Thin Client
3 4 (5.41%) Fat Client
3 4 (5.41%) SWIFT
4 2 (2.70%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.70%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 59 (79.73%) Windows
2 39 (52.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (41.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 22 (29.73%) Windows 7
5 13 (17.57%) Windows XP
6 7 (9.46%) UNIX
7 6 (8.11%) Linux
8 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (4.05%) AIX
9 3 (4.05%) Solaris
10 2 (2.70%) Ubuntu
10 2 (2.70%) Android
10 2 (2.70%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.35%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.32%) ITIL
2 6 (8.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (5.41%) Data Management
3 4 (5.41%) Business Continuity
3 4 (5.41%) BCP
3 4 (5.41%) Performance Improvement
4 3 (4.05%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (4.05%) Load Balancing
4 3 (4.05%) Change Management
5 2 (2.70%) Service Management
5 2 (2.70%) Problem Management
5 2 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (2.70%) Change Control
5 2 (2.70%) ITIL V3
5 2 (2.70%) WAN Optimisation
5 2 (2.70%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (2.70%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (1.35%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.35%) Network Management
6 1 (1.35%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.51%) SQL
2 9 (12.16%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
3 1 (1.35%) Perl
3 1 (1.35%) VBScript
3 1 (1.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (14.86%) MCITP
3 6 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (6.76%) Degree
4 5 (6.76%) CCNA
5 4 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.70%) MCSE
6 2 (2.70%) MCSA
6 2 (2.70%) CCNP
6 2 (2.70%) CCA
6 2 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.35%) CCIA
7 1 (1.35%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.35%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.35%) MCTS
7 1 (1.35%) CCEA
7 1 (1.35%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.16%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (45.95%) Active Directory
2 21 (28.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (24.32%) Hyper-V
4 12 (16.22%) XenApp
5 6 (8.11%) VMware Server
6 3 (4.05%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (2.70%) VMware ESX
7 2 (2.70%) DFS Replication
7 2 (2.70%) vSphere
8 1 (1.35%) UAG
8 1 (1.35%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.35%) XenServer
8 1 (1.35%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.35%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.35%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 12 (16.22%) Backup Exec
2 6 (8.11%) SCCM
3 4 (5.41%) SCOM
3 4 (5.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (2.70%) FreeIPA
5 1 (1.35%) NetCrunch
5 1 (1.35%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.35%) WSUS
5 1 (1.35%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 34 (45.95%) Microsoft
2 31 (41.89%) VMware
3 26 (35.14%) Citrix
4 19 (25.68%) HP
5 16 (21.62%) EMC
6 15 (20.27%) Symantec
7 11 (14.86%) Meru Networks
7 11 (14.86%) Juniper
7 11 (14.86%) Apple
8 8 (10.81%) Cisco
9 5 (6.76%) IBM
10 4 (5.41%) Lotus
10 4 (5.41%) Intel
10 4 (5.41%) NetApp
10 4 (5.41%) WatchGuard
10 4 (5.41%) Imperva
11 3 (4.05%) 3PAR
11 3 (4.05%) Remedy
11 3 (4.05%) Sun
12 2 (2.70%) Sybase