The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 291 316 304
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 5 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.053% 0.068% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.057% 0.074% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 12
Average salary £65,000 £48,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.41% +3.78%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
Infrastructure Specialist
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8823 10878 11145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.03% 92.71% 93.25%
Number of salaries quoted 7626 9156 9851
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

Infrastructure Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Infrastructure Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Infrastructure Specialist Salary Trend in the City of London

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist across the City of London region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Infrastructure Specialist Salary Histogram in the City of London

Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 (50.00%) Finance
1 8 (50.00%) VMware
1 8 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (43.75%) SAN
3 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 6 (37.50%) HP
3 6 (37.50%) Windows
3 6 (37.50%) NAS
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (31.25%) Banking
4 5 (31.25%) Project Management
4 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
4 5 (31.25%) DNS
4 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 4 (25.00%) 3PAR
5 4 (25.00%) F5
5 4 (25.00%) Office 365
5 4 (25.00%) SLA
5 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (25.00%) CommVault
5 4 (25.00%) Citrix
5 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (25.00%) Kerberos
5 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (25.00%) Replication
5 4 (25.00%) XenApp
5 4 (25.00%) VMware Workstation

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the City of London 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 (31.25%) MS Exchange
1 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.25%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) Acrobat
1 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) SAN
2 6 (37.50%) NAS
3 5 (31.25%) DNS
4 4 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 4 (25.00%) Kerberos
5 3 (18.75%) LAN
5 3 (18.75%) WAN
5 3 (18.75%) Firewall
6 2 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (6.25%) DHCP
7 1 (6.25%) HTTP
7 1 (6.25%) VoIP
7 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
7 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Replication
2 2 (12.50%) CMDB
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (18.75%) Linux
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (18.75%) Service Delivery
3 3 (18.75%) ITIL
3 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
5 1 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Management
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
2 2 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) MCSE
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (6.25%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
2 4 (25.00%) XenApp
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
4 1 (6.25%) XenServer
4 1 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (6.25%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) Nagios
2 2 (12.50%) Puppet
3 1 (6.25%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 1 (6.25%) OpenView
3 1 (6.25%) Tivoli
3 1 (6.25%) NetBackup
3 1 (6.25%) WMI
3 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) HP
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (25.00%) Citrix
3 4 (25.00%) CommVault
3 4 (25.00%) Brocade
3 4 (25.00%) 3PAR
3 4 (25.00%) F5
4 3 (18.75%) EMC
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) NetApp
5 1 (6.25%) Adobe
5 1 (6.25%) Dell
5 1 (6.25%) Splunk
5 1 (6.25%) AppSense
5 1 (6.25%) Google