The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Infrastructure Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 90 85 96
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 8 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.69% 0.21% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.22% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 6
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £32,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,995 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.67% -8.90%
Infrastructure Specialist
East of 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 Bedfordshire 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1123 902 1024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.89% 94.65% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 943 825 891
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Infrastructure Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist in the job title across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Infrastructure Specialist Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Infrastructure Specialist Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Infrastructure Specialist
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014. 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
Bedford -11 5 £50,000 +53.84% 1
Luton - 1 £55,000 -
Infrastructure Specialist
East of England

Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Infrastructure Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 15 (83.33%) ITIL
2 13 (72.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (61.11%) Replication
4 9 (50.00%) Migration
4 9 (50.00%) ERP
5 8 (44.44%) Cisco
5 8 (44.44%) SAN
6 6 (33.33%) NetApp
6 6 (33.33%) Firmware
6 6 (33.33%) EMC
6 6 (33.33%) SLA
6 6 (33.33%) CLARiiON
6 6 (33.33%) EMC Centera
6 6 (33.33%) NAS
6 6 (33.33%) Symmetrix DMX
6 6 (33.33%) Asset Management
6 6 (33.33%) Degree
6 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
6 6 (33.33%) Problem Management
7 4 (22.22%) VMware
8 3 (16.67%) Citrix
8 3 (16.67%) IBM
8 3 (16.67%) OS/400
8 3 (16.67%) Windows
8 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (16.67%) WebSphere
8 3 (16.67%) iSeries
8 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
9 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 2 (11.11%) Logistics

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Infrastructure Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 5.5
2 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) SAN
2 6 (33.33%) NAS
3 2 (11.11%) LAN
3 2 (11.11%) VoIP
3 2 (11.11%) WAN
3 2 (11.11%) FTP
3 2 (11.11%) HTTP
3 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.11%) DNS
3 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Replication
2 6 (33.33%) Firmware
2 6 (33.33%) CLARiiON
2 6 (33.33%) EMC Centera
2 6 (33.33%) Symmetrix DMX
2 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 3 (16.67%) iSeries
4 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) OS/400
1 3 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) ITIL
2 13 (72.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (50.00%) Migration
3 9 (50.00%) ERP
4 6 (33.33%) Asset Management
4 6 (33.33%) Problem Management
5 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
6 2 (11.11%) Logistics
6 2 (11.11%) High Availability
6 2 (11.11%) Change Control
6 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) Project Management
7 1 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) VCP5
2 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (11.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) Cisco
2 6 (33.33%) NetApp
2 6 (33.33%) EMC
3 4 (22.22%) VMware
4 3 (16.67%) Citrix
4 3 (16.67%) IBM
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) Lumesse
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £38000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago