The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 132 120 109
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 2 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.086% 0.33% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.091% 0.35% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 1
Average salary £46,500 £36,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.16% -28.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,995 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.67% -8.90%
Infrastructure Specialist
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2187 2013 1597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.23% 93.67% 93.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1874 1818 1324
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 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Infrastructure Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Infrastructure Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Infrastructure Specialist Salary Trend in Birmingham

Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) SCOM
4 5 (62.50%) SCVMM
4 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
4 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
4 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
4 5 (62.50%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (62.50%) SCCM
4 5 (62.50%) Lync
4 5 (62.50%) Unified Communications
4 5 (62.50%) Office 365
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (62.50%) SCDPM
4 5 (62.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
5 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
6 2 (25.00%) LAN
6 2 (25.00%) VoIP
6 2 (25.00%) WAN
6 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) MySQL
6 2 (25.00%) UNIX
6 2 (25.00%) Citrix
6 2 (25.00%) Finance
7 1 (12.50%) VMware

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
1 5 (62.50%) SharePoint Server
1 5 (62.50%) Lync
1 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Unified Communications
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) VoIP
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) UNIX
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) SCOM
2 5 (62.50%) SCVMM
2 5 (62.50%) SCDPM
2 5 (62.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 5 (62.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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