The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Analyst
Rank 198 195 184
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 19 20 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.36% 0.39% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.41% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 24
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +38.88%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -1.47%
Infrastructure Analyst
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5030 4924 4811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.10% 95.04% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4222 4160 3991
Average salary £39,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 26 May 2015.

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 26 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
(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
Birmingham -4 8 £32,250 +7.50%
Warwickshire - 3 £32,500 -
Staffordshire +13 2 £37,000 +48.00%
Solihull -5 2 £33,500 -10.66%
Dudley - 2 £32,500 -
Coventry -11 1 £34,000 +4.61%
Herefordshire - 1 £21,500 -
Worcestershire - 1 £21,500 -
Infrastructure Analyst
England

Infrastructure Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 26 (68.42%) Windows
2 21 (55.26%) VMware
3 19 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
5 13 (34.21%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (28.95%) Cisco
6 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
7 10 (26.32%) MS Exchange
7 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
8 9 (23.68%) HP
8 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (23.68%) Hyper-V
9 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (21.05%) SLA
9 8 (21.05%) Data Centre
10 7 (18.42%) Firewall
10 7 (18.42%) NetApp
10 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (18.42%) vSphere
10 7 (18.42%) SCCM
11 6 (15.79%) SAN
11 6 (15.79%) Linux
12 5 (13.16%) SQL
12 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
12 5 (13.16%) EMC
12 5 (13.16%) CCNA
12 5 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
12 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 10 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (13.16%) SharePoint
4 3 (7.89%) Apache
4 3 (7.89%) Tomcat
5 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.63%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.16%) Office 365
2 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) Firewall
2 6 (15.79%) SAN
3 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.26%) VPN
4 2 (5.26%) DNS
4 2 (5.26%) SSL
4 2 (5.26%) VoIP
4 2 (5.26%) DHCP
4 2 (5.26%) VLAN
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (2.63%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.63%) Wireless
5 1 (2.63%) IPsec
5 1 (2.63%) Ethernet
5 1 (2.63%) HTTP
5 1 (2.63%) WAN
5 1 (2.63%) IPv4
5 1 (2.63%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (26.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (10.53%) Back Office
2 1 (2.63%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.26%) Handset
2 2 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.63%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 26 (68.42%) Windows
2 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (15.79%) Linux
5 4 (10.53%) CentOS
5 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.26%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.63%) Windows Phone
7 1 (2.63%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.16%) Service Delivery
2 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (10.53%) Business Continuity
3 3 (7.89%) ITIL
3 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2
3 3 (7.89%) Project Management
3 3 (7.89%) Server Building
4 2 (5.26%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (5.26%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (5.26%) Service Management
4 2 (5.26%) Document Management
4 2 (5.26%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.26%) Network Management
4 2 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (2.63%) Database Tuning
5 1 (2.63%) Network Architecture
5 1 (2.63%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (2.63%) Business Analysis
5 1 (2.63%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.16%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.89%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.26%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.63%) VBScript
4 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) CCNA
1 5 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.89%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (7.89%) MCSE
2 3 (7.89%) MCSA
2 3 (7.89%) CCNP
2 3 (7.89%) NCDA
2 3 (7.89%) NCIE
3 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.63%) MCITP
3 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.05%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (34.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (23.68%) Hyper-V
4 7 (18.42%) vSphere
5 3 (7.89%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.26%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) SCCM
2 3 (7.89%) SCOM
3 1 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 21 (55.26%) VMware
2 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
3 11 (28.95%) Cisco
4 9 (23.68%) HP
5 7 (18.42%) NetApp
6 5 (13.16%) EMC
7 4 (10.53%) Juniper
8 3 (7.89%) Kofax
8 3 (7.89%) Red Hat
8 3 (7.89%) Dell
9 2 (5.26%) CheckPoint
9 2 (5.26%) Citrix
10 1 (2.63%) WatchGuard
10 1 (2.63%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.63%) Kaspersky
10 1 (2.63%) AVG
10 1 (2.63%) Symantec
10 1 (2.63%) Sophos
10 1 (2.63%) Oracle