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

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Management
Rank 209 207 207
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Management 18 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.18% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.23% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 10
Average salary £33,375 £49,082 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +27.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,450 £30,000 £30,550
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £59,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
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
4837 4352 4267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 83.79% 80.12% 79.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3976 3646 3593
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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
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 1 July 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 +19 9 £32,000 +6.66% 1
Birmingham -10 5 £43,500 -14.84%
Infrastructure Management
England

Infrastructure Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 16 (50.00%) Windows
3 15 (46.88%) SaaS
4 14 (43.75%) VMware
4 14 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (40.63%) Hyper-V
6 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
7 10 (31.25%) MCSA
7 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (31.25%) MCITP
7 10 (31.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 10 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
9 8 (25.00%) Project Management
10 5 (15.63%) SLA
10 5 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
10 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (15.63%) Database Tuning
11 4 (12.50%) Cisco
11 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
11 4 (12.50%) Military
11 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
11 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
11 4 (12.50%) Statistics
11 4 (12.50%) Problem Management
12 3 (9.38%) Time Management
12 3 (9.38%) Degree
12 3 (9.38%) Wireless

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 2 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (46.88%) SaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) LAN
1 3 (9.38%) WAN
1 3 (9.38%) Firewall
1 3 (9.38%) Wireless
2 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (28.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (12.50%) Military
2 3 (9.38%) Automotive
2 3 (9.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (9.38%) Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Network Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Trainee
4 3 (9.38%) Designer
4 3 (9.38%) ICT Officer
4 3 (9.38%) Service Architect
4 3 (9.38%) Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) PMO Manager
5 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Applications Support
6 1 (3.13%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 4 (12.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Project Management
2 5 (15.63%) Database Tuning
2 5 (15.63%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 4 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (9.38%) ITIL
4 3 (9.38%) Time Management
4 3 (9.38%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.25%) Supplier Management
6 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (3.13%) Resource Management
6 1 (3.13%) Change Management
6 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (31.25%) MCSA
1 10 (31.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 10 (31.25%) MCITP
1 10 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.38%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (9.38%) Degree
2 3 (9.38%) CCNP
2 3 (9.38%) CCNA
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (40.63%) Hyper-V
3 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.13%) XenApp
4 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 14 (43.75%) VMware
3 4 (12.50%) Cisco
4 3 (9.38%) Juniper
5 1 (3.13%) Citrix
5 1 (3.13%) AppSense
West Midlands
Defence Infrastructure Organisation
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Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Market Leading Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago