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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Management
Rank 196 191 201
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Management 23 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.39% 0.24% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.30% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 10
Average salary £33,000 £55,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +25.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,550
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £59,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.04%
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
4985 4281 4351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 84.87% 79.50% 78.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4031 3547 3663
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 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.65%

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 28 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 +9 11 £31,500 +5.00% 2
Birmingham -6 4 £43,500 -26.27% 2
Infrastructure Management
England

Infrastructure Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 21 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 19 (48.72%) Windows
3 18 (46.15%) SaaS
4 17 (43.59%) VMware
4 17 (43.59%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (41.03%) Hyper-V
6 14 (35.90%) SQL Server
7 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 12 (30.77%) MCITP
8 12 (30.77%) MCSA
8 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (28.21%) MS Excel
9 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2008
9 11 (28.21%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (23.08%) Project Management
11 8 (20.51%) SLA
11 8 (20.51%) Military
12 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
12 7 (17.95%) ITIL
13 5 (12.82%) SQL
13 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
13 5 (12.82%) Performance Tuning
13 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
13 5 (12.82%) Database Tuning
14 4 (10.26%) Line Management
14 4 (10.26%) ITIL V3
14 4 (10.26%) Problem Management
14 4 (10.26%) Incident Management
14 4 (10.26%) Statistics

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 (5.13%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (28.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 18 (46.15%) SaaS
2 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.69%) LAN
1 3 (7.69%) WAN
1 3 (7.69%) Wireless
1 3 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (2.56%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.90%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (20.51%) Military
2 3 (7.69%) Automotive
2 3 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (12.82%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (10.26%) 1st Line Support
4 3 (7.69%) Architect
4 3 (7.69%) Administrator
4 3 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Support Assistant
4 3 (7.69%) Trainee
4 3 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Support Manager
4 3 (7.69%) Designer
4 3 (7.69%) ICT Officer
4 3 (7.69%) Service Architect
5 2 (5.13%) PMO Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Technical Support
5 2 (5.13%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (12.82%) Management Information System
2 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.26%) Statistics
4 3 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (48.72%) Windows
2 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) Project Management
2 7 (17.95%) ITIL
3 5 (12.82%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (12.82%) Database Tuning
4 4 (10.26%) Line Management
4 4 (10.26%) ITIL V3
4 4 (10.26%) Problem Management
4 4 (10.26%) Incident Management
4 4 (10.26%) Strategic Management
5 3 (7.69%) Time Management
5 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (7.69%) Security Patching
6 2 (5.13%) Supplier Management
6 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.56%) Change Management
7 1 (2.56%) Regression Testing
7 1 (2.56%) Resource Management
7 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 12 (30.77%) MCITP
1 12 (30.77%) MCSA
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.69%) CCNP
2 3 (7.69%) CCNA
2 3 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (7.69%) Degree
3 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (43.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (41.03%) Hyper-V
3 7 (17.95%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.56%) vSphere
4 1 (2.56%) XenApp
4 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 21 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 17 (43.59%) VMware
3 4 (10.26%) Cisco
4 3 (7.69%) Juniper
5 1 (2.56%) Citrix
5 1 (2.56%) IBM
5 1 (2.56%) AppSense
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £46000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Market Leading Benefits Package
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago