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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Support Analyst
Rank 536 531 517
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Analyst 43 22 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.046% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.095% 0.050% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 4 4
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£225 £290 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.41% -14.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £262 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £339 £499
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £250 £315
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -20.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £23.00 £34.00 £170.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.35% -80.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 - £92.75
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
45428 44376 39335
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.34% 92.50% 92.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 28584 27952 23212
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1800 1857 2029
Average hourly rate £16.54 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.50 £41.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
South East -3 12 £230 - 3
East of England +14 9 £225 -
London -16 7 £225 -22.41% 3
West Midlands -5 5 £215 -14.00%
North West -16 5 £138 -
East Midlands - 3 - -
North East - 1 £225 -
Yorkshire - 1 £225 - 1
Infrastructure Support Analyst
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Infrastructure Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 60 (75.00%) Windows
2 38 (47.50%) ITIL
2 38 (47.50%) Active Directory
3 34 (42.50%) VMware
4 30 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (31.25%) Citrix
5 25 (31.25%) Microsoft
6 18 (22.50%) IIS
6 18 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (21.25%) Cisco
8 16 (20.00%) SAN
9 15 (18.75%) HP
9 15 (18.75%) MS Exchange
10 14 (17.50%) Firewall
10 14 (17.50%) WAN
10 14 (17.50%) DHCP
10 14 (17.50%) DNS
11 13 (16.25%) LAN
11 13 (16.25%) SCCM
12 12 (15.00%) PowerShell
12 12 (15.00%) Hyper-V
12 12 (15.00%) Windows 7
12 12 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (15.00%) SQL
12 12 (15.00%) Linux
13 11 (13.75%) SLA
14 10 (12.50%) IBM
14 10 (12.50%) Dell
14 10 (12.50%) Cisco Certification

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 18 (22.50%) IIS
2 15 (18.75%) MS Exchange
3 8 (10.00%) SharePoint
4 7 (8.75%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (7.50%) WebSphere
6 4 (5.00%) IBM Notes
6 4 (5.00%) Lotus Domino
7 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.50%) Apache
8 2 (2.50%) Tomcat
8 2 (2.50%) OpenStack
8 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.25%) TPMS
9 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.25%) CMS
9 1 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.25%) MQSeries
9 1 (1.25%) JBoss
9 1 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.50%) MS Office
3 1 (1.25%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (11.25%) Office 365
3 7 (8.75%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.50%) Google Apps
5 1 (1.25%) PaaS
5 1 (1.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.00%) SAN
2 14 (17.50%) Firewall
2 14 (17.50%) WAN
2 14 (17.50%) DHCP
2 14 (17.50%) DNS
3 13 (16.25%) LAN
4 8 (10.00%) VoIP
4 8 (10.00%) Intranet
5 5 (6.25%) iSCSI
5 5 (6.25%) TCP/IP
6 4 (5.00%) Wireless
7 3 (3.75%) Network Security
7 3 (3.75%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (3.75%) Internet
7 3 (3.75%) Ethernet
7 3 (3.75%) LDAP
8 2 (2.50%) MPLS
8 2 (2.50%) OSPF
8 2 (2.50%) BGP
8 2 (2.50%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.25%) IDMS
3 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.25%) Introscope
General
1 6 (7.50%) Finance
2 2 (2.50%) Front Office
3 1 (1.25%) Legal
3 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.25%) Back Office
3 1 (1.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.25%) TIBCO EMS
2 4 (5.00%) Middleware
2 4 (5.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (2.50%) Web Services
3 2 (2.50%) ODBC
3 2 (2.50%) .NET
3 2 (2.50%) Java EE
4 1 (1.25%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (11.25%) Clustering
2 2 (2.50%) Hedge funds
2 2 (2.50%) Private Cloud
2 2 (2.50%) PKI
3 1 (1.25%) Celerra
3 1 (1.25%) CCTV
3 1 (1.25%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.25%) FMCG
3 1 (1.25%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (1.25%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.25%) Equities
3 1 (1.25%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 60 (75.00%) Windows
2 30 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (15.00%) Windows 7
4 12 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (15.00%) Linux
5 8 (10.00%) Windows 8
6 7 (8.75%) UNIX
7 3 (3.75%) AIX
7 3 (3.75%) Solaris
8 2 (2.50%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.25%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (47.50%) ITIL
2 9 (11.25%) Network Management
3 7 (8.75%) Change Control
4 6 (7.50%) Problem Management
5 5 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 5 (6.25%) Change Management
6 4 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (5.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (3.75%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (3.75%) Configuration Management
7 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2
8 2 (2.50%) Network Architecture
8 2 (2.50%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (1.25%) Time Management
9 1 (1.25%) Business Continuity Planning
9 1 (1.25%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.25%) Coaching
9 1 (1.25%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.25%) Risk Management
9 1 (1.25%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.00%) PowerShell
1 12 (15.00%) SQL
2 5 (6.25%) VBScript
3 2 (2.50%) Java
3 2 (2.50%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.25%) VB
4 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (11.25%) CCNA
3 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.00%) Degree
5 3 (3.75%) CCNP
6 2 (2.50%) MCSA
7 1 (1.25%) MCTS
7 1 (1.25%) MCITP
7 1 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.25%) CCA
7 1 (1.25%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.25%) MCSE
7 1 (1.25%) MCP
7 1 (1.25%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (13.75%) SLA
2 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 38 (47.50%) Active Directory
2 18 (22.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (15.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (7.50%) vSphere
5 5 (6.25%) XenDesktop
5 5 (6.25%) VMware ESX
6 3 (3.75%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.50%) XenApp
8 1 (1.25%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.25%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.25%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (16.25%) SCCM
2 7 (8.75%) WSUS
3 5 (6.25%) Icinga
3 5 (6.25%) Nagios
4 3 (3.75%) Backup Exec
4 3 (3.75%) ARCserve
5 2 (2.50%) FreeIPA
5 2 (2.50%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.25%) CA Wily
6 1 (1.25%) SCOM
6 1 (1.25%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 34 (42.50%) VMware
2 25 (31.25%) Citrix
2 25 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 17 (21.25%) Cisco
4 15 (18.75%) HP
5 10 (12.50%) IBM
5 10 (12.50%) Dell
6 6 (7.50%) NetApp
7 5 (6.25%) TIBCO
8 4 (5.00%) Lotus
8 4 (5.00%) Remedy
8 4 (5.00%) webMethods
9 3 (3.75%) Kaspersky
9 3 (3.75%) CheckPoint
9 3 (3.75%) CA
10 2 (2.50%) Sun
10 2 (2.50%) ProCurve
10 2 (2.50%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.50%) Google
11 1 (1.25%) SonicWALL