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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 289 335 317
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 18 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.048% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.052% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 6
Average salary £62,500 £50,000 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £43,750
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +8.97%
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
9768 11643 11166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.82% 92.49% 93.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8316 9804 9765
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 19 (50.00%) DNS
2 16 (42.11%) Finance
3 13 (34.21%) Project Management
3 13 (34.21%) VMware
4 12 (31.58%) Banking
4 12 (31.58%) Firewall
4 12 (31.58%) Windows
5 10 (26.32%) ITIL
5 10 (26.32%) CCNP
5 10 (26.32%) Cisco
5 10 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (26.32%) CheckPoint
5 10 (26.32%) Blue Coat
5 10 (26.32%) Network Security
5 10 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (26.32%) F5
5 10 (26.32%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 9 (23.68%) PowerShell
6 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
7 8 (21.05%) HP
7 8 (21.05%) Office 365
8 7 (18.42%) Cisco CUCM
8 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (18.42%) SolarWinds
8 7 (18.42%) NAS
8 7 (18.42%) VMware Workstation

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 7 (18.42%) MS Exchange
1 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (13.16%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.63%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (2.63%) Lync
3 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.05%) Office 365
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 19 (50.00%) DNS
2 12 (31.58%) Firewall
3 10 (26.32%) Network Security
3 10 (26.32%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (26.32%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 7 (18.42%) NAS
4 7 (18.42%) Kerberos
4 7 (18.42%) MPLS
4 7 (18.42%) SAN
4 7 (18.42%) VoIP
5 5 (13.16%) DHCP
5 5 (13.16%) Internet
6 4 (10.53%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (7.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (7.89%) OSPF
7 3 (7.89%) BIG-IP
7 3 (7.89%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (2.63%) NetScaler
8 1 (2.63%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server
General
1 16 (42.11%) Finance
2 12 (31.58%) Banking
3 5 (13.16%) Retail
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Electronics
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) Middleware
2 5 (13.16%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Replication
2 5 (13.16%) Online Banking
2 5 (13.16%) DataPower
3 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.26%) Private Cloud
4 2 (5.26%) CMDB
5 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.63%) Cryptography
5 1 (2.63%) PKI
5 1 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.63%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Windows
2 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.63%) Linux
4 1 (2.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Project Management
2 10 (26.32%) ITIL
3 7 (18.42%) Service Delivery
3 7 (18.42%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (13.16%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (5.26%) Workflow
5 2 (5.26%) Migration
6 1 (2.63%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.63%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.63%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.63%) Security Architecture
6 1 (2.63%) Vulnerability Management
6 1 (2.63%) Low Latency
6 1 (2.63%) SABSA
6 1 (2.63%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.63%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (26.32%) CCNP
1 10 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (18.42%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (10.53%) CISSP
4 3 (7.89%) CCSE
5 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.26%) MCP
5 2 (5.26%) MCSE
5 2 (5.26%) MCITP
6 1 (2.63%) Degree
6 1 (2.63%) CCA
6 1 (2.63%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.42%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) COBIT
2 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (21.05%) Active Directory
2 7 (18.42%) VMware Workstation
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (7.89%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.63%) XenApp
6 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.63%) vSphere
6 1 (2.63%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (2.63%) UAG
6 1 (2.63%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (18.42%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (5.26%) SCCM
2 2 (5.26%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 13 (34.21%) VMware
2 10 (26.32%) Blue Coat
2 10 (26.32%) F5
2 10 (26.32%) Cisco
2 10 (26.32%) CheckPoint
3 8 (21.05%) HP
4 7 (18.42%) SolarWinds
5 6 (15.79%) 3PAR
5 6 (15.79%) CommVault
5 6 (15.79%) Brocade
6 5 (13.16%) IBM
6 5 (13.16%) Microsoft
7 3 (7.89%) Juniper
8 1 (2.63%) Citrix
8 1 (2.63%) Oracle
8 1 (2.63%) SAP
8 1 (2.63%) Veeam
8 1 (2.63%) Sonus
8 1 (2.63%) WorldPay
8 1 (2.63%) Solace