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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Analyst
Rank 206 208 184
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -24
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 14 7 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.13% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.13% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 25
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,650 £29,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
5349 5222 5236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.06% 95.40% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4458 4332 4448
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 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 2 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
(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 +7 3 £42,500 +27.81%
Coventry - 3 £40,000 -
Staffordshire - 3 £41,500 -
Solihull +2 2 £31,000 -27.05%
West Bromwich - 1 £30,500 -
Infrastructure Analyst
England

Infrastructure Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 21 (65.63%) Windows
2 18 (56.25%) Active Directory
3 15 (46.88%) VMware
4 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (28.13%) NetApp
7 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (25.00%) Hyper-V
8 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
9 6 (18.75%) HP
9 6 (18.75%) Cisco
9 6 (18.75%) vSphere
9 6 (18.75%) Project Management
10 5 (15.63%) SaaS
10 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
10 5 (15.63%) CCNP
10 5 (15.63%) CCNA
10 5 (15.63%) Linux
10 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
10 5 (15.63%) EMC
10 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (15.63%) Firewall
11 4 (12.50%) Back Office
11 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (12.50%) ITIL
11 4 (12.50%) SCCM
12 3 (9.38%) Windows 7

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 7 (21.88%) MS Exchange
2 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (3.13%) nginx
4 1 (3.13%) Site Server
4 1 (3.13%) IIS
4 1 (3.13%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) SaaS
2 2 (6.25%) PaaS
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.25%) IaaS
3 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Firewall
2 3 (9.38%) VLAN
2 3 (9.38%) VoIP
2 3 (9.38%) VPN
2 3 (9.38%) DNS
2 3 (9.38%) SAN
3 2 (6.25%) Internet
3 2 (6.25%) DHCP
3 2 (6.25%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.13%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.13%) IPsec
4 1 (3.13%) LAN
4 1 (3.13%) HTTP
4 1 (3.13%) WLAN
4 1 (3.13%) WAN
4 1 (3.13%) L2TP
4 1 (3.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (12.50%) Back Office
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Banking
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) HP Storage
2 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 21 (65.63%) Windows
2 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (15.63%) Linux
6 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
7 2 (6.25%) Solaris
7 2 (6.25%) UNIX
7 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.13%) CentOS
8 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000
8 1 (3.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Project Management
2 4 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
3 2 (6.25%) Migration
3 2 (6.25%) Service Management
3 2 (6.25%) Information Security
3 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
3 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
3 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (6.25%) Network Management
4 1 (3.13%) Software Deployment
4 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (3.13%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.13%) Server Building
4 1 (3.13%) Database Tuning
4 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.38%) VBScript
3 2 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (3.13%) VB
4 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) CCNP
1 5 (15.63%) CCNA
1 5 (15.63%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (9.38%) MCSE
3 3 (9.38%) NCDA
3 3 (9.38%) NCIE
4 1 (3.13%) MCSA
4 1 (3.13%) MCP
4 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.13%) MCTS
4 1 (3.13%) MCITP
4 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 10 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (18.75%) vSphere
5 2 (6.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (6.25%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.13%) XenApp
6 1 (3.13%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) SCCM
2 2 (6.25%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.25%) Backup Exec
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.13%) WSUS
3 1 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) VMware
2 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (28.13%) NetApp
4 6 (18.75%) HP
4 6 (18.75%) Cisco
5 5 (15.63%) EMC
6 3 (9.38%) Citrix
6 3 (9.38%) Oracle
6 3 (9.38%) Symantec
6 3 (9.38%) Nimble Storage
7 2 (6.25%) Dell
7 2 (6.25%) Veritas
7 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.13%) McAfee
8 1 (3.13%) Sophos
8 1 (3.13%) SonicWALL
8 1 (3.13%) Kaspersky
8 1 (3.13%) AVG