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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Support Analyst
Rank 549 556 517
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -39
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Analyst 50 14 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.093% 0.027% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.029% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 5 10
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£230 £290 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.68% +28.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £206 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £335 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £230 £245 £175
% change year-on-year
-6.12% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Average hourly rate £26.00 - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 - £15.50

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
49598 47956 42731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.44% 92.38% 92.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 30070 28704 24525
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1954 2000 2187
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.85 £17.00 £17.33
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -1.87%

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 27 March 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
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 27 March 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 +26 49 £230 -20.68% 8
London +9 16 £225 -22.41% 1
South East -21 10 £275 - 1
West Midlands - 9 £215 - 1
East of England +9 5 £288 -5.73% 2
North West -10 5 £260 -
Warwickshire - 4 £150 -
East Midlands -4 3 - - 2
Coventry - 3 £215 -
Birmingham - 2 £270 - 1
Manchester - 2 £260 -
City of London +16 1 £290 - 1
Norfolk -4 1 £225 -8.16% 1
Sussex - 1 - -
South Wales - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Worcestershire - - - -
South West - - - - 1
Andover - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Maidstone - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Suffolk - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Burton-upon-Trent - - - -
Caerphilly - - - -
Cambridge - - - -

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 62 (72.94%) Windows
2 43 (50.59%) ITIL
3 37 (43.53%) Active Directory
4 35 (41.18%) Microsoft
5 30 (35.29%) VMware
5 30 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 27 (31.76%) Citrix
7 21 (24.71%) MS Exchange
8 20 (23.53%) SLA
8 20 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (21.18%) PowerShell
10 17 (20.00%) LAN
11 16 (18.82%) WAN
11 16 (18.82%) Cisco
11 16 (18.82%) SQL
12 15 (17.65%) DNS
12 15 (17.65%) DHCP
12 15 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (16.47%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (16.47%) IBM
13 14 (16.47%) IIS
14 13 (15.29%) SharePoint
14 13 (15.29%) Windows Server 2012
14 13 (15.29%) Windows 7
15 12 (14.12%) SCCM
15 12 (14.12%) Hyper-V
15 12 (14.12%) Linux
15 12 (14.12%) SQL Server
16 11 (12.94%) Cisco Certification
16 11 (12.94%) Microsoft Azure

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 21 (24.71%) MS Exchange
2 14 (16.47%) IIS
3 13 (15.29%) SharePoint
4 7 (8.24%) IBM Notes
4 7 (8.24%) Lotus Domino
4 7 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (5.88%) WebSphere
5 5 (5.88%) TIBCO EMS
6 2 (2.35%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.18%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.18%) JBoss
7 1 (1.18%) Apache
7 1 (1.18%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.18%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.18%) CMS
7 1 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (7.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.18%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.53%) Office 365
3 2 (2.35%) Google Apps
4 1 (1.18%) IaaS
4 1 (1.18%) PaaS
4 1 (1.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (20.00%) LAN
2 16 (18.82%) WAN
3 15 (17.65%) DNS
3 15 (17.65%) DHCP
4 7 (8.24%) Firewall
4 7 (8.24%) SAN
5 6 (7.06%) Intranet
5 6 (7.06%) VoIP
6 5 (5.88%) iSCSI
7 4 (4.71%) TCP/IP
8 3 (3.53%) Ethernet
8 3 (3.53%) LDAP
8 3 (3.53%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (3.53%) Network Security
9 2 (2.35%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (2.35%) Junos
9 2 (2.35%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (1.18%) Internet
10 1 (1.18%) VPN
10 1 (1.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.12%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.18%) Introscope
General
1 7 (8.24%) Finance
2 3 (3.53%) Front Office
2 3 (3.53%) Banking
3 2 (2.35%) Legal
4 1 (1.18%) Law
4 1 (1.18%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.18%) Back Office
4 1 (1.18%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.18%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.71%) Middleware
1 4 (4.71%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (2.35%) .NET
3 1 (1.18%) Web Services
3 1 (1.18%) ODBC
3 1 (1.18%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (1.18%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.47%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (8.24%) Clustering
3 2 (2.35%) PKI
3 2 (2.35%) Hedge funds
3 2 (2.35%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.18%) Equities
4 1 (1.18%) CCTV
4 1 (1.18%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 62 (72.94%) Windows
2 30 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (15.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (15.29%) Windows 7
5 12 (14.12%) Linux
6 9 (10.59%) UNIX
7 8 (9.41%) Windows 8
8 3 (3.53%) AIX
9 2 (2.35%) Android
9 2 (2.35%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.35%) Solaris
9 2 (2.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (50.59%) ITIL
2 8 (9.41%) Load Balancing
2 8 (9.41%) Change Management
3 6 (7.06%) Problem Management
3 6 (7.06%) Network Management
4 4 (4.71%) Change Control
5 3 (3.53%) PRINCE2
5 3 (3.53%) Configuration Management
5 3 (3.53%) Service Management
5 3 (3.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (3.53%) Incident Management
6 2 (2.35%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (2.35%) ITIL V3
6 2 (2.35%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.35%) Service Delivery
6 2 (2.35%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.18%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.18%) ERP
7 1 (1.18%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.18%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (21.18%) PowerShell
2 16 (18.82%) SQL
3 5 (5.88%) VBScript
4 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.18%) VB
5 1 (1.18%) VBA
5 1 (1.18%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.18%) Java
5 1 (1.18%) Perl
5 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (12.94%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (11.76%) CCNA
3 7 (8.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (4.71%) Degree
4 4 (4.71%) CCNP
5 3 (3.53%) MCSA
6 2 (2.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.35%) MCSE
6 2 (2.35%) CCA
6 2 (2.35%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.18%) CCEA
7 1 (1.18%) MCP
7 1 (1.18%) HNC
7 1 (1.18%) CCIA
7 1 (1.18%) MCTS
7 1 (1.18%) MCITP
7 1 (1.18%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.18%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (23.53%) SLA
2 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 37 (43.53%) Active Directory
2 15 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (14.12%) Hyper-V
4 7 (8.24%) VMware ESX
5 4 (4.71%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.53%) Terminal Services
6 3 (3.53%) VMware Workstation
6 3 (3.53%) VMware Server
7 2 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.18%) UAG
8 1 (1.18%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.18%) XenApp
8 1 (1.18%) XenServer
8 1 (1.18%) vSphere
8 1 (1.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 12 (14.12%) SCCM
2 5 (5.88%) Nagios
2 5 (5.88%) Icinga
2 5 (5.88%) SCOM
3 4 (4.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (3.53%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.35%) FreeIPA
6 1 (1.18%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.18%) CA Wily
6 1 (1.18%) WSUS
6 1 (1.18%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 35 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 30 (35.29%) VMware
3 27 (31.76%) Citrix
4 16 (18.82%) Cisco
5 14 (16.47%) IBM
6 9 (10.59%) HP
7 7 (8.24%) NetApp
7 7 (8.24%) Lotus
8 5 (5.88%) TIBCO
9 4 (4.71%) webMethods
9 4 (4.71%) Symantec
9 4 (4.71%) Remedy
9 4 (4.71%) Dell
10 3 (3.53%) Reuters
10 3 (3.53%) Bloomberg
10 3 (3.53%) Kaspersky
11 2 (2.35%) ProCurve
11 2 (2.35%) SonicWALL
11 2 (2.35%) Google
11 2 (2.35%) Websense
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