The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire 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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 219 218 217
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 4 8 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.078% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 8
Average salary £55,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.50% -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £44,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -1.12%
Infrastructure Specialist
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire 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
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4835 5244 5186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.69% 95.82% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3948 3896 3785
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Infrastructure Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Infrastructure Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Infrastructure Specialist Salary Trend in Berkshire

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Infrastructure Specialist Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Infrastructure Specialist
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
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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
Reading 0 2 £33,500 -16.25%
Infrastructure Specialist
South East

Infrastructure Specialist
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (91.67%) Degree
3 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
4 8 (66.67%) DHCP
4 8 (66.67%) DNS
4 8 (66.67%) Sun
4 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 8 (66.67%) FMCG
4 8 (66.67%) Change Management
4 8 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (66.67%) Information Security
4 8 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 4 (33.33%) LAN
5 4 (33.33%) WAN
5 4 (33.33%) ITIL
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco
6 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (16.67%) MS Office
7 2 (16.67%) MPLS
7 2 (16.67%) Service Management
8 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
8 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
8 1 (8.33%) VMware
8 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

Applications
1 9 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) DHCP
1 8 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (33.33%) LAN
2 4 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (16.67%) MPLS
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) FMCG
2 3 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
1 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Change Management
1 8 (66.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 8 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (66.67%) Information Security
2 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Sun
3 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) VMware