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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Analyst
Rank 206 174 185
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 7 28 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.51% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.54% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 24 9
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £30,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £44,000 £35,700
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
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
5203 5169 4550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.42% 94.72% 94.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4311 4390 3890
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 £24,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -3 3 £42,500 +37.09%
Wolverhampton +2 2 - -
Birmingham +1 2 £33,250 +7.25%
Infrastructure Analyst
England

Infrastructure Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 24 (88.89%) Windows
2 23 (85.19%) Active Directory
2 23 (85.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 18 (66.67%) DHCP
3 18 (66.67%) VMware
4 17 (62.96%) Cisco
5 15 (55.56%) DNS
6 14 (51.85%) WAN
6 14 (51.85%) LAN
6 14 (51.85%) Firewall
7 13 (48.15%) Exchange Server 2010
8 12 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2007
8 12 (44.44%) vSphere
9 11 (40.74%) VMware ESX
9 11 (40.74%) Finance
9 11 (40.74%) CCNA
9 11 (40.74%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
11 8 (29.63%) SAN
12 7 (25.93%) Windows 7
13 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
13 6 (22.22%) VPN
13 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (18.52%) SQL
14 5 (18.52%) Banking
14 5 (18.52%) Windows 8
14 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
15 4 (14.81%) WSUS
15 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 13 (48.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.70%) IIS
5 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.70%) Lync
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (66.67%) DHCP
2 15 (55.56%) DNS
3 14 (51.85%) LAN
3 14 (51.85%) Firewall
3 14 (51.85%) WAN
4 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 8 (29.63%) SAN
6 6 (22.22%) VPN
7 1 (3.70%) MPLS
7 1 (3.70%) VoIP
7 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
7 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (3.70%) Wireless
7 1 (3.70%) VLAN
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 11 (40.74%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
3 1 (3.70%) Automotive
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Client/Server
1 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.70%) Replication
1 1 (3.70%) Clustering
1 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 24 (88.89%) Windows
2 23 (85.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (25.93%) Windows 7
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (18.52%) Windows 8
5 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (14.81%) Windows XP
7 2 (7.41%) Windows NT
7 2 (7.41%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.11%) Software Deployment
2 2 (7.41%) ITIL
3 1 (3.70%) ERP
3 1 (3.70%) PRINCE
3 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
3 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.70%) Asset Management
3 1 (3.70%) Logistics
3 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (3.70%) Network Management
3 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (40.74%) CCNA
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (7.41%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (7.41%) MCSE
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (85.19%) Active Directory
2 12 (44.44%) vSphere
3 11 (40.74%) VMware ESX
4 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
5 2 (7.41%) XenApp
5 2 (7.41%) XenServer
5 2 (7.41%) XenDesktop
6 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (3.70%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (3.70%) IAG
6 1 (3.70%) UAG
6 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) WSUS
2 2 (7.41%) SCCM
3 1 (3.70%) Cacti
3 1 (3.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (3.70%) XenMobile
3 1 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) VMware
2 17 (62.96%) Cisco
3 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 4 (14.81%) Citrix
5 3 (11.11%) NetApp
6 2 (7.41%) CheckPoint
6 2 (7.41%) Symantec
6 2 (7.41%) HP
6 2 (7.41%) EMC
7 1 (3.70%) Remedy
7 1 (3.70%) Sage
7 1 (3.70%) Kaspersky
7 1 (3.70%) SolarWinds