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 17 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 306 332 313
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 20 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.034% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.036% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 4
Average salary £52,500 £49,500 £54,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,900 £46,900 £43,250
10% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £57,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +4.93%
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
10296 11095 11113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.67% 93.04% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9016 9532 10096
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 December 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 17 December 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 14 (53.85%) Finance
2 12 (46.15%) ITIL
3 11 (42.31%) Cisco
4 10 (38.46%) Firewall
5 9 (34.62%) DNS
5 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (30.77%) VMware
7 7 (26.92%) CCNP
7 7 (26.92%) CheckPoint
7 7 (26.92%) Blue Coat
7 7 (26.92%) Network Security
7 7 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (23.08%) Windows
8 6 (23.08%) VoIP
8 6 (23.08%) Project Management
8 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
8 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
9 5 (19.23%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (19.23%) NetApp
9 5 (19.23%) MPLS
9 5 (19.23%) SolarWinds
9 5 (19.23%) Cisco CUCM
10 4 (15.38%) DHCP
10 4 (15.38%) SAN
10 4 (15.38%) SCCM
10 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
11 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
11 3 (11.54%) EMC

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

For the 6 months to 17 December 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 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.85%) Lync
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.85%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Google Apps
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) Firewall
2 9 (34.62%) DNS
3 7 (26.92%) Network Security
3 7 (26.92%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (23.08%) VoIP
5 5 (19.23%) MPLS
6 4 (15.38%) DHCP
6 4 (15.38%) SAN
7 2 (7.69%) LDAP
7 2 (7.69%) BIG-IP
7 2 (7.69%) OSPF
7 2 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 2 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (3.85%) iSCSI
8 1 (3.85%) NAS
8 1 (3.85%) VLAN
8 1 (3.85%) LAN
8 1 (3.85%) PBX
General
1 14 (53.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.85%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.85%) CMDB
1 1 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (3.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (7.69%) UNIX
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.85%) Solaris
4 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) ITIL
2 6 (23.08%) Project Management
2 6 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.69%) Asset Management
3 2 (7.69%) Service Management
3 2 (7.69%) Change Control
3 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.85%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.85%) Low Latency
4 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.85%) Migration
4 1 (3.85%) Network Design
4 1 (3.85%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) Bourne shell
1 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
1 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
1 1 (3.85%) Korn
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (34.62%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (26.92%) CCNP
3 5 (19.23%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (11.54%) CISSP
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (7.69%) CCNA
5 2 (7.69%) MCSA
5 2 (7.69%) MCP
5 2 (7.69%) CCSE
5 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.85%) NCDA
6 1 (3.85%) NCIE
6 1 (3.85%) CISA
System Software
1 6 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.69%) vSphere
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (3.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 1 (3.85%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.85%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (19.23%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (15.38%) SCCM
3 2 (7.69%) SCOM
4 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) Cisco
2 8 (30.77%) VMware
3 7 (26.92%) Blue Coat
3 7 (26.92%) CheckPoint
4 5 (19.23%) SolarWinds
4 5 (19.23%) NetApp
5 3 (11.54%) Juniper
5 3 (11.54%) EMC
5 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.69%) Citrix
6 2 (7.69%) HP
6 2 (7.69%) F5
7 1 (3.85%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.85%) CommVault
7 1 (3.85%) Veritas
7 1 (3.85%) Symantec
7 1 (3.85%) Brocade
7 1 (3.85%) IBM