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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Support Analyst
Rank 600 578 565
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -13
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Analyst 25 38 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.067% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.073% 0.055%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 29 12
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£290 £313 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.20% +38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £207 £191 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £326 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £278 £213
% change year-on-year
+6.30% +30.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
Average hourly rate £26.75 £20.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.75% -27.27%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £20.00 -
% change year-on-year
+33.75% -

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
55081 52161 48911
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.78% 92.21% 92.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 35197 31609 29039
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £233
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 2038 2020 2121
Average hourly rate £17.33 £17.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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 1 September 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Infrastructure Support Analyst Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Top 30 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 1 September 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
England -27 23 £290 -7.20% 4
London -2 10 £289 -9.76% 2
East of England +4 3 - -
Peterborough +3 3 - -
Cambridgeshire -6 3 - -
South East -29 3 £375 +35.13% 1
East Midlands - 3 £268 - 1
Spalding - 2 £235 -
Lincolnshire - 2 £235 -
West Midlands +2 1 - -
Kent 0 1 £375 +20.00%
Brighton -2 1 - -
East Sussex -2 1 - -
West Sussex -19 1 - -
North West -22 1 £110 -65.62%
North East -25 1 £295 +8.25%
Tyne and Wear -27 1 £295 +8.25%
Newcastle upon Tyne -29 1 £295 +8.25%
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 £295 -
Cheshire - 1 £110 -
Stafford - 1 - -
Crawley - 1 - -
Derbyshire - 1 £300 -
Warrington - 1 £110 -
Derby - 1 £300 -
City of London - 1 £275 - 1
Hammersmith - 1 £245 -
Glasgow - 1 £188 -
Scotland - 1 £188 -

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 48 (77.42%) Windows
2 31 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 30 (48.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (43.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (43.55%) VMware
5 21 (33.87%) SAN
6 20 (32.26%) Cisco
6 20 (32.26%) ITIL
7 19 (30.65%) HP
8 18 (29.03%) Firewall
9 17 (27.42%) MS Exchange
10 16 (25.81%) LAN
10 16 (25.81%) WAN
10 16 (25.81%) Citrix
11 15 (24.19%) Windows 7
12 14 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2010
12 14 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (22.58%) Hyper-V
13 12 (19.35%) SCCM
13 12 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (19.35%) IIS
14 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
14 11 (17.74%) SharePoint
14 11 (17.74%) Change Control
15 10 (16.13%) Network Management
15 10 (16.13%) Wireless
15 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
16 9 (14.52%) Dell
16 9 (14.52%) ARCserve
17 8 (12.90%) CA

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 17 (27.42%) MS Exchange
2 14 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (19.35%) IIS
4 11 (17.74%) SharePoint
5 8 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (8.06%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (3.23%) Lync
9 1 (1.61%) TPMS
9 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.61%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.61%) CMS
9 1 (1.61%) JBoss
9 1 (1.61%) Apache
9 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (6.45%) MS Office
2 3 (4.84%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 8 (12.90%) Office 365
2 5 (8.06%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 21 (33.87%) SAN
2 18 (29.03%) Firewall
3 16 (25.81%) LAN
3 16 (25.81%) WAN
4 10 (16.13%) Wireless
5 6 (9.68%) DHCP
5 6 (9.68%) DNS
6 4 (6.45%) Intranet
7 3 (4.84%) Internet
7 3 (4.84%) VPN
7 3 (4.84%) VoIP
8 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
8 2 (3.23%) MPLS
8 2 (3.23%) OSPF
8 2 (3.23%) BGP
8 2 (3.23%) Network Security
8 2 (3.23%) NAS
9 1 (1.61%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (1.61%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
2 8 (12.90%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.61%) IDMS
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (1.61%) Front Office
1 1 (1.61%) Back Office
1 1 (1.61%) Finance
1 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
1 1 (1.61%) Advertising
1 1 (1.61%) Banking
1 1 (1.61%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.23%) Web Services
1 2 (3.23%) ODBC
2 1 (1.61%) Java EE
2 1 (1.61%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) HP Storage
2 7 (11.29%) Clustering
3 4 (6.45%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.23%) NHS
5 1 (1.61%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.61%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.61%) CLARiiON
5 1 (1.61%) CCTV
5 1 (1.61%) Celerra
5 1 (1.61%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.61%) FMCG
5 1 (1.61%) PMI
5 1 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 48 (77.42%) Windows
2 30 (48.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 27 (43.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (24.19%) Windows 7
5 12 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (9.68%) Linux
7 4 (6.45%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.84%) UNIX
9 1 (1.61%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.61%) Solaris
9 1 (1.61%) VME
9 1 (1.61%) Android
9 1 (1.61%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.61%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.26%) ITIL
2 11 (17.74%) Change Control
3 10 (16.13%) Network Management
4 8 (12.90%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (8.06%) Change Management
6 4 (6.45%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.84%) Migration
7 3 (4.84%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.84%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.23%) Service Management
8 2 (3.23%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.23%) Network Architecture
8 2 (3.23%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (3.23%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.23%) Coaching
8 2 (3.23%) Security Patching
9 1 (1.61%) Business Continuity Planning
9 1 (1.61%) Load Balancing
9 1 (1.61%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.68%) SQL
2 5 (8.06%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.23%) VBScript
4 1 (1.61%) Java
4 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.61%) MCP
2 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.61%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.61%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (22.58%) Hyper-V
3 8 (12.90%) vSphere
4 5 (8.06%) XenApp
5 3 (4.84%) Terminal Services
5 3 (4.84%) VMware ESX
5 3 (4.84%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.23%) NFS
7 1 (1.61%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.61%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.61%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.61%) Samba
7 1 (1.61%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (19.35%) SCCM
2 9 (14.52%) ARCserve
3 8 (12.90%) WSUS
4 3 (4.84%) Backup Exec
4 3 (4.84%) Nagios
4 3 (4.84%) Icinga
5 2 (3.23%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.61%) SCOM
6 1 (1.61%) OpenView
6 1 (1.61%) Casper Suite
6 1 (1.61%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 27 (43.55%) VMware
2 20 (32.26%) Cisco
3 19 (30.65%) HP
4 16 (25.81%) Citrix
5 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
6 9 (14.52%) Dell
7 8 (12.90%) CA
8 5 (8.06%) CheckPoint
9 4 (6.45%) NetApp
9 4 (6.45%) Isilon
10 3 (4.84%) Remedy
11 2 (3.23%) EMC
11 2 (3.23%) Sun
11 2 (3.23%) Sophos
11 2 (3.23%) ICL
11 2 (3.23%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.61%) SonicWALL
12 1 (1.61%) Veeam
12 1 (1.61%) F5
12 1 (1.61%) Avaya
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