The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 121 - 107
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 9 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.52% - 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% - 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 8
Average salary £30,000 - £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
Infrastructure Specialist
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire 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
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1669 1812 1495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.14% 94.52% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1373 1448 1209
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Infrastructure Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Infrastructure Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Infrastructure Specialist Salary Trend in Cheshire

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Infrastructure Specialist Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Infrastructure Specialist
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 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
(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
Warrington - 6 £30,000 -
Knutsford - 1 £47,500 -
Infrastructure Specialist
North West

Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) SCCM
3 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
4 11 (52.38%) MS Exchange
4 11 (52.38%) VMware
4 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (42.86%) Hyper-V
5 9 (42.86%) Windows 7
5 9 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (42.86%) Blackberry
5 9 (42.86%) MSI
5 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 9 (42.86%) Patch Management
6 8 (38.10%) SCOM
6 8 (38.10%) NetApp
7 5 (23.81%) EMC NetWorker
7 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
7 5 (23.81%) EMC
7 5 (23.81%) McAfee
8 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (14.29%) SLA
9 3 (14.29%) ITIL
10 2 (9.52%) R
11 1 (4.76%) WSUS
11 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
11 1 (4.76%) Internet
11 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
11 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
11 1 (4.76%) Coaching
11 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 11 (52.38%) MS Exchange
2 9 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) DHCP
1 1 (4.76%) DNS
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (42.86%) MSI
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.76%) UNIX
4 1 (4.76%) AIX
4 1 (4.76%) Solaris
4 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Patch Management
2 3 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (4.76%) Service Delivery
3 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.76%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 17 (80.95%) SCCM
2 8 (38.10%) SCOM
3 5 (23.81%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (4.76%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 11 (52.38%) VMware
3 8 (38.10%) NetApp
4 5 (23.81%) McAfee
4 5 (23.81%) EMC