The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 116 118 110
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 6 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.31% 0.25% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.26% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 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 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1836 1895 1592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.15% 93.67% 94.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1588 1670 1406
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Infrastructure Specialist
West Midlands

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 25 July 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 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) Windows
3 8 (57.14%) SharePoint
3 8 (57.14%) SCOM
4 7 (50.00%) SCCM
4 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (28.57%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
5 4 (28.57%) Lync
5 4 (28.57%) Unified Communications
5 4 (28.57%) Office 365
5 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (28.57%) SCDPM
5 4 (28.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (28.57%) Citrix
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (28.57%) Intranet
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) SCVMM
5 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
6 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
6 3 (21.43%) VMware
6 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (14.29%) Finance
7 2 (14.29%) LAN
7 2 (14.29%) VoIP
7 2 (14.29%) WAN

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 8 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (28.57%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (28.57%) Lync
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Intranet
1 4 (28.57%) Unified Communications
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) VoIP
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) UNIX
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
1 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 3 (21.43%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) SCOM
2 7 (50.00%) SCCM
3 4 (28.57%) SCVMM
3 4 (28.57%) SCDPM
3 4 (28.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Citrix
3 3 (21.43%) VMware