The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Support Analyst
Rank 593 557 558
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +1
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Analyst 26 44 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.051% 0.087% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.054% 0.092% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 24 9
Average daily rate £325 £265 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% -18.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £177 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £318 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £260 £325
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 0
Average hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
48576 47854 45775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.46% 94.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 31231 29881 27104
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1759 1870 2013
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.72 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -4.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.96 £11.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Infrastructure Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Infrastructure Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Infrastructure Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Infrastructure Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Top 26 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
England -20 23 £325 +22.64% 18
London -7 15 £340 +23.63% 2
City of London +38 3 £325 +12.06% 1
Edinburgh - 3 £359 -
Scotland - 3 £359 -
East of England 0 2 £281 +9.22% 4
South East -1 2 £325 +1.56% 5
West Yorkshire -3 2 £340 -
Yorkshire -11 2 £340 +94.28%
Suffolk - 2 £281 -
Surrey - 2 £325 -
Ipswich - 2 £281 -
South Yorkshire -13 1 - -
East Yorkshire - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £205 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £125 -
East Midlands - 1 £205 -
South West - 1 £125 - 1
Halifax - 1 £340 -
Leeds - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Gloucester - 1 £125 -
Selby - 1 - -
York - 1 - -
Sheffield - 1 - -
Hull - 1 - -

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 49 (80.33%) Windows
2 36 (59.02%) Active Directory
3 34 (55.74%) VMware
4 30 (49.18%) Windows Server
5 28 (45.90%) Microsoft
6 27 (44.26%) ITIL
7 24 (39.34%) Citrix
8 21 (34.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (32.79%) MS Exchange
10 19 (31.15%) Cisco
10 19 (31.15%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (29.51%) Windows Server 2008
12 16 (26.23%) XenApp
13 15 (24.59%) Exchange Server 2010
13 15 (24.59%) SCCM
14 14 (22.95%) PowerShell
14 14 (22.95%) Windows 7
14 14 (22.95%) vSphere
15 12 (19.67%) Linux
15 12 (19.67%) SAN
16 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
16 11 (18.03%) IIS
16 11 (18.03%) DNS
17 9 (14.75%) WAN
17 9 (14.75%) DHCP
17 9 (14.75%) NFS
17 9 (14.75%) TCP/IP
17 9 (14.75%) LAN
17 9 (14.75%) PRINCE2
17 9 (14.75%) EMC

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 20 (32.79%) MS Exchange
2 15 (24.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (18.03%) IIS
4 7 (11.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (6.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
8 2 (3.28%) Lync
8 2 (3.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (9.84%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.20%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Office 365
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.64%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.67%) SAN
2 11 (18.03%) DNS
3 9 (14.75%) DHCP
3 9 (14.75%) Firewall
3 9 (14.75%) LAN
3 9 (14.75%) TCP/IP
3 9 (14.75%) WAN
4 8 (13.11%) VPN
5 7 (11.48%) SSL
6 5 (8.20%) LDAP
6 5 (8.20%) NAS
7 4 (6.56%) iSCSI
7 4 (6.56%) Network Security
8 3 (4.92%) Cisco PIX
8 3 (4.92%) FWSM
9 2 (3.28%) Internet
9 2 (3.28%) IP Telephony
9 2 (3.28%) VoIP
9 2 (3.28%) Wireless
10 1 (1.64%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (6.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.28%) GIS
4 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 8 (13.11%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Law
3 1 (1.64%) Front Office
3 1 (1.64%) German Language
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 1 (1.64%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.84%) PKI
2 5 (8.20%) Blackberry
3 4 (6.56%) Clustering
3 4 (6.56%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.56%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.28%) AS400
4 2 (3.28%) NHS
5 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.64%) iPad
5 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.64%) PMI
5 1 (1.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 49 (80.33%) Windows
2 30 (49.18%) Windows Server
3 21 (34.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (29.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (22.95%) Windows 7
6 12 (19.67%) Linux
7 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (8.20%) Unix
9 2 (3.28%) Windows 10
9 2 (3.28%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.28%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.64%) Android
10 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.64%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (44.26%) ITIL
2 9 (14.75%) PRINCE2
3 8 (13.11%) Coaching
4 7 (11.48%) Asset Management
4 7 (11.48%) Migration
4 7 (11.48%) Patch Management
4 7 (11.48%) Project Management
4 7 (11.48%) Service Delivery
4 7 (11.48%) Service Management
5 6 (9.84%) Investment Management
5 6 (9.84%) Problem Management
5 6 (9.84%) Security Management
6 5 (8.20%) ITIL V3
6 5 (8.20%) Mentoring
7 4 (6.56%) ITSM
8 3 (4.92%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.92%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (3.28%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.28%) Data Migration
9 2 (3.28%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 14 (22.95%) PowerShell
2 8 (13.11%) SQL
2 8 (13.11%) VBScript
3 3 (4.92%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.28%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (14.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (13.11%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (9.84%) CCNA
3 6 (9.84%) MCSE
4 5 (8.20%) Degree
5 4 (6.56%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (4.92%) CCNP
6 3 (4.92%) MCP
6 3 (4.92%) MCSA
6 3 (4.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (4.92%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.28%) CCA
7 2 (3.28%) CCEE
8 1 (1.64%) CEH
8 1 (1.64%) CISSP
8 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.64%) MCDST
8 1 (1.64%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (3.28%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (59.02%) Active Directory
2 19 (31.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (26.23%) XenApp
4 14 (22.95%) vSphere
5 9 (14.75%) NFS
5 9 (14.75%) XenDesktop
6 7 (11.48%) BitLocker
7 6 (9.84%) VMware ESX
8 5 (8.20%) Samba
8 5 (8.20%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (6.56%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
11 1 (1.64%) Firmware
11 1 (1.64%) GPFS
11 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (1.64%) UAG
11 1 (1.64%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 15 (24.59%) SCCM
2 4 (6.56%) Backup Exec
2 4 (6.56%) SCOM
3 3 (4.92%) WSUS
4 2 (3.28%) Nagios
4 2 (3.28%) NetBackup
4 2 (3.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.64%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.64%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (1.64%) MIMEsweeper
5 1 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.64%) OpenView
5 1 (1.64%) SCDPM
5 1 (1.64%) vMotion
Vendors
1 34 (55.74%) VMware
2 28 (45.90%) Microsoft
3 24 (39.34%) Citrix
4 19 (31.15%) Cisco
5 9 (14.75%) EMC
6 8 (13.11%) NetApp
7 7 (11.48%) HP
7 7 (11.48%) Isilon
8 5 (8.20%) CheckPoint
9 4 (6.56%) IBM
10 3 (4.92%) arcserve
10 3 (4.92%) Dell
10 3 (4.92%) Oracle
10 3 (4.92%) Sophos
10 3 (4.92%) Symantec
11 2 (3.28%) Apple
11 2 (3.28%) Bloomberg
12 1 (1.64%) Juniper
12 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.64%) Reuters
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