The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 314 293 299
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 15 25 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.12% 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.22% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 17
Average salary £47,500 £46,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% -15.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £31,250 £45,300
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £74,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11435 11158 12229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.24% 93.21% 93.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9588 9777 11149
Average salary £52,500 £53,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.94% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £78,850 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Infrastructure Specialist
London

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014, 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 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) Finance
3 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (60.00%) Cisco
4 12 (60.00%) ITIL
4 12 (60.00%) VMware
5 8 (40.00%) NetApp
6 7 (35.00%) SAN
6 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
6 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (30.00%) SCCM
7 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (30.00%) SQL
7 6 (30.00%) Symantec
7 6 (30.00%) NetBackup
8 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (25.00%) Service Management
8 5 (25.00%) MCP
8 5 (25.00%) MCSA
8 5 (25.00%) Citrix
8 5 (25.00%) LDAP
8 5 (25.00%) vSphere
8 5 (25.00%) Change Control

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 (35.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (15.00%) MS Project Server
2 3 (15.00%) Apache
2 3 (15.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Project
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) SAN
2 5 (25.00%) LDAP
3 4 (20.00%) DNS
3 4 (20.00%) Firewall
4 3 (15.00%) WAN
5 2 (10.00%) DHCP
5 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (10.00%) NAS
5 2 (10.00%) LAN
6 1 (5.00%) VPN
6 1 (5.00%) VLAN
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (85.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Law
3 2 (10.00%) Electronics
4 1 (5.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.00%) Linux
4 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.00%) Solaris
5 2 (10.00%) UNIX
6 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Service Management
2 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (25.00%) Change Control
3 4 (20.00%) Migration
4 3 (15.00%) High Availability
4 3 (15.00%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
6 1 (5.00%) Network Architecture
6 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) Korn
2 2 (10.00%) Java
2 2 (10.00%) Perl
2 2 (10.00%) C-shell
2 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) MCP
1 5 (25.00%) MCSA
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (15.00%) MCITP
2 3 (15.00%) MCSE
3 2 (10.00%) CCNA
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (25.00%) vSphere
4 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) NetBackup
1 6 (30.00%) SCCM
2 4 (20.00%) SCOM
3 1 (5.00%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Cisco
1 12 (60.00%) VMware
2 8 (40.00%) NetApp
3 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) Symantec
4 5 (25.00%) Citrix
5 4 (20.00%) EMC
6 2 (10.00%) Veritas
6 2 (10.00%) Dell
6 2 (10.00%) Sybase
6 2 (10.00%) JBoss
7 1 (5.00%) Apple