The first table below looks at the demand for the Infrastructure Analyst role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Infrastructure Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Analyst
Rank 202 184 188
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 12 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.41% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.44% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6 19 15
Average salary £30,000 £31,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +6.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £18,600
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £36,750 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £36,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year
-6.94% +4.34%
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5089 5268 4657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.75% 94.82% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4263 4419 4062
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Infrastructure Analyst
England

Infrastructure Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Infrastructure Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Analyst
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst across the West Midlands region.

Infrastructure Analyst Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Analyst
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Infrastructure Analyst Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Analyst
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Solihull -1 8 £40,000 +29.03%
Wolverhampton -4 2 - -
Shropshire - 2 £29,000 -
Birmingham -4 1 £30,000 -1.63%
Infrastructure Analyst
England

Infrastructure Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Infrastructure 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 IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Analyst in their job title.

1 25 (78.13%) Windows
2 24 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 23 (71.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (68.75%) VMware
5 19 (59.38%) DHCP
6 18 (56.25%) Cisco
6 18 (56.25%) MS Exchange
7 16 (50.00%) LAN
7 16 (50.00%) DNS
8 15 (46.88%) WAN
8 15 (46.88%) Firewall
9 14 (43.75%) vSphere
9 14 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
10 13 (40.63%) Exchange Server 2007
10 13 (40.63%) CCNA
10 13 (40.63%) Cisco Certification
11 12 (37.50%) VMware ESX
11 12 (37.50%) Finance
12 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
13 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
13 8 (25.00%) SAN
14 7 (21.88%) VPN
14 7 (21.88%) Windows 7
15 6 (18.75%) NetApp
15 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
16 5 (15.63%) SQL
16 5 (15.63%) Banking
16 5 (15.63%) Windows 8
17 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
17 4 (12.50%) WSUS

Infrastructure Analyst
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Infrastructure 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 IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (56.25%) MS Exchange
2 14 (43.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (40.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.13%) IIS
5 1 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.13%) Lync
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 19 (59.38%) DHCP
2 16 (50.00%) LAN
2 16 (50.00%) DNS
3 15 (46.88%) WAN
3 15 (46.88%) Firewall
4 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
5 8 (25.00%) SAN
6 7 (21.88%) VPN
7 2 (6.25%) VoIP
7 2 (6.25%) VLAN
7 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (3.13%) Wireless
8 1 (3.13%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (3.13%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
8 1 (3.13%) Internet
8 1 (3.13%) MPLS
8 1 (3.13%) PBX
8 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
3 1 (3.13%) Back Office
3 1 (3.13%) Automotive
3 1 (3.13%) Law
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
1 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (78.13%) Windows
2 23 (71.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (21.88%) Windows 7
4 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (15.63%) Windows 8
6 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (12.50%) Windows XP
7 3 (9.38%) Linux
8 2 (6.25%) Windows NT
8 2 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (3.13%) Ubuntu
9 1 (3.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (9.38%) Software Deployment
2 2 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (3.13%) ERP
3 1 (3.13%) PRINCE
3 1 (3.13%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.13%) Asset Management
3 1 (3.13%) Logistics
3 1 (3.13%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (3.13%) Network Management
3 1 (3.13%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (40.63%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (40.63%) CCNA
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.13%) MCSE
4 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (43.75%) vSphere
3 12 (37.50%) VMware ESX
4 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.25%) XenApp
5 2 (6.25%) XenServer
5 2 (6.25%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (3.13%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (3.13%) IAG
6 1 (3.13%) UAG
6 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) WSUS
2 3 (9.38%) SCCM
3 1 (3.13%) Cacti
3 1 (3.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (3.13%) XenMobile
3 1 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (68.75%) VMware
2 18 (56.25%) Cisco
3 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (18.75%) NetApp
5 4 (12.50%) Citrix
6 3 (9.38%) Symantec
7 2 (6.25%) HP
8 1 (3.13%) EMC
8 1 (3.13%) Remedy
8 1 (3.13%) Sage
8 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.13%) Google
8 1 (3.13%) Kaspersky
8 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.13%) Meraki