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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 211 217 215
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 4 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.079% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.17% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 10
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +78.57%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
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
4780 5436 5109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.02% 92.83% 93.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3738 3783 3996
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £25,783
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 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
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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 £48,750 +30.00%
Slough - 1 £22,500 - 1
Infrastructure Specialist
South East

Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 8 (80.00%) ITIL
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) HP
2 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 2000
3 5 (50.00%) VB
3 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (50.00%) HP UFT
3 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (50.00%) Application Packaging
3 5 (50.00%) QA
3 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 5 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (30.00%) LAN
4 3 (30.00%) WAN
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco
5 2 (20.00%) MPLS
5 2 (20.00%) MS Office
5 2 (20.00%) Finance
5 2 (20.00%) Service Management
5 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) QNAP
6 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (10.00%) NAS

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (30.00%) LAN
2 3 (30.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) MPLS
4 1 (10.00%) Firewall
4 1 (10.00%) NAS
4 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (50.00%) HP UFT
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Financial Institution
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) DTV
2 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 2000
2 5 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) ITIL
2 5 (50.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) E-business
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (50.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) DV Cleared
1 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) MCP
3 1 (10.00%) MCSE
3 1 (10.00%) MCSA
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (10.00%) MCTS
3 1 (10.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) WSUS
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) HP
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) IBM
4 1 (10.00%) SAP
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) Symantec
4 1 (10.00%) McAfee
4 1 (10.00%) VMware
4 1 (10.00%) Varonis
4 1 (10.00%) QNAP
Slough, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago