The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Infrastructure Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Infrastructure Management over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Management
England / West Midlands
Rank 205 236 203
Rank change year-on-year +31 -33  
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Management 4 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.086% 0.082% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.096% 0.093% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 4
Median salary £52,500 £80,000 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.37% +42.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £31,400 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £90,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £52,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -13.46% +22.35%  

Infrastructure Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 4176 5362 4204
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 89.88% 88.22% 83.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3387 4322 3507
Median salary £42,500 £43,200 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.62% +1.64%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Infrastructure Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Infrastructure Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Management 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 in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Infrastructure Management in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Management
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Management in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Management 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +19 3 £50,000 -44.44%
Infrastructure Management
England

Infrastructure Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Infrastructure Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Infrastructure Management.

1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
1 9 (47.37%) Office 365
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Linux
3 6 (31.58%) SharePoint
3 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (26.32%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (26.32%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
4 5 (26.32%) CRM
4 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
4 5 (26.32%) SOAP
4 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
4 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
4 5 (26.32%) Puppet
4 5 (26.32%) IaaS
4 5 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (26.32%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (26.32%) Public Cloud
4 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio Code
4 5 (26.32%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (21.05%) SLA
5 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
5 4 (21.05%) Military
6 3 (15.79%) WAN
6 3 (15.79%) ETL
6 3 (15.79%) LAN

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (31.58%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (47.37%) Office 365
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (26.32%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (26.32%) IaaS
4 3 (15.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (15.79%) LAN
2 3 (15.79%) WAN
3 2 (10.53%) 4G
4 1 (5.26%) DHCP
4 1 (5.26%) DNS
4 1 (5.26%) Internet
4 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
1 5 (26.32%) Octopus Deploy
1 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio
1 5 (26.32%) Visual Studio Code
2 1 (5.26%) Grunt
General
1 4 (21.05%) Military
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Cloud Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Cloud Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Infrastructure Manager
3 4 (21.05%) IT Manager
4 3 (15.79%) Applications Support
4 3 (15.79%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Head of Infrastructure
5 2 (10.53%) Head of Operations
6 1 (5.26%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) IT Services Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Linux Specialist
6 1 (5.26%) Senior C# Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Service Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Technical Services Manager
6 1 (5.26%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) SOAP
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Public Cloud
2 4 (21.05%) Management Information System
3 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (10.53%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (10.53%) Private Cloud
5 1 (5.26%) Clustering
5 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
5 1 (5.26%) Smartphone
5 1 (5.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Linux
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Unix
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) CRM
2 5 (26.32%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (21.05%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (15.79%) ETL
4 3 (15.79%) Security Patching
5 2 (10.53%) IT Strategy
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) Remote Infrastructure Management
5 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
6 1 (5.26%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 1 (5.26%) Contract Management
6 1 (5.26%) Front End Development
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL
6 1 (5.26%) Line Management
6 1 (5.26%) People Management
6 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.26%) Process Improvement
6 1 (5.26%) SDLC
6 1 (5.26%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) C#
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
2 3 (15.79%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (5.26%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (26.32%) Puppet
2 1 (5.26%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco
2 1 (5.26%) Remedy
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