The table below looks at the statistics for Infrastructure Management skills 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 Management over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Management
Rank 203 200 188
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Management 15 13 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.27% 0.24% 0.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.30% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 13
Average salary £33,500 £59,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-43.22% +18.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £55,000 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £54,063 £65,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,245 £47,250 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.24% -0.52%
Infrastructure Management
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4769 4298 4319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.69% 80.10% 79.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3886 3556 3655
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,809
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,682 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Infrastructure Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Management across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Infrastructure Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Management
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Infrastructure Management Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Management
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Infrastructure Management Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Management
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 Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Staffordshire - 6 £30,000 -
Birmingham +5 3 £42,500 -27.96% 2
Shropshire - 1 £51,459 -
Infrastructure Management
England

Infrastructure Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Infrastructure Management also 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 that cited Infrastructure Management.

1 21 (55.26%) Microsoft
2 19 (50.00%) Windows
3 18 (47.37%) SaaS
4 17 (44.74%) VMware
5 16 (42.11%) Hyper-V
5 16 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (36.84%) SQL Server
7 13 (34.21%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (31.58%) MCSA
8 12 (31.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 12 (31.58%) MCITP
9 11 (28.95%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (28.95%) Enterprise Software
9 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
10 9 (23.68%) SLA
10 9 (23.68%) Military
11 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
11 8 (21.05%) Project Management
12 7 (18.42%) SQL
12 7 (18.42%) ITIL
13 6 (15.79%) Management Information System
14 5 (13.16%) Performance Tuning
14 5 (13.16%) Line Management
14 5 (13.16%) Strategic Management
14 5 (13.16%) Database Tuning
14 5 (13.16%) ITIL V3
15 4 (10.53%) Incident Management
15 4 (10.53%) Statistics
15 4 (10.53%) Problem Management

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Infrastructure Management also 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 that cited Infrastructure Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (7.89%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (28.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 18 (47.37%) SaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) Firewall
1 3 (7.89%) Wireless
1 3 (7.89%) LAN
1 3 (7.89%) WAN
2 1 (2.63%) SAN
2 1 (2.63%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.63%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) Big Data
3 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (23.68%) Military
2 3 (7.89%) Automotive
2 3 (7.89%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (10.53%) Support Assistant
3 4 (10.53%) Support Manager
4 3 (7.89%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Trainee
4 3 (7.89%) ICT Officer
4 3 (7.89%) Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.89%) Network Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Applications Support
5 2 (5.26%) Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Support
5 2 (5.26%) Service Architect
5 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.95%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 4 (10.53%) Replication
3 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.53%) Statistics
4 1 (2.63%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.63%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (50.00%) Windows
2 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (21.05%) Project Management
2 7 (18.42%) ITIL
3 5 (13.16%) Line Management
3 5 (13.16%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (13.16%) Strategic Management
3 5 (13.16%) Database Tuning
3 5 (13.16%) ITIL V3
4 4 (10.53%) Incident Management
4 4 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (10.53%) Problem Management
4 4 (10.53%) Security Patching
5 3 (7.89%) Time Management
5 3 (7.89%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.63%) Kanban
6 1 (2.63%) TDD
6 1 (2.63%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.63%) Network Design
6 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.63%) Change Management
6 1 (2.63%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (31.58%) MCSA
2 12 (31.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 12 (31.58%) MCITP
3 3 (7.89%) Degree
3 3 (7.89%) CCNP
3 3 (7.89%) CCNA
3 3 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.63%) MCP
5 1 (2.63%) MCSE
5 1 (2.63%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (42.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 16 (42.11%) Hyper-V
2 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.63%) XenApp
3 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
3 1 (2.63%) vSphere
3 1 (2.63%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (2.63%) SCCM
1 1 (2.63%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (55.26%) Microsoft
2 17 (44.74%) VMware
3 4 (10.53%) Cisco
4 3 (7.89%) Juniper
5 2 (5.26%) Citrix
6 1 (2.63%) IBM
6 1 (2.63%) AppSense
6 1 (2.63%) Verint
6 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow
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