The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 240 273 258
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -15
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 21 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.28% 0.024% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.025% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 7
Average salary £44,500 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.10% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £34,200 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,001 £43,800 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.77% +20.71%
Infrastructure Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7130 8031 7928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.00% 95.44% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 5893 6697 6916
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Infrastructure Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Infrastructure Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Infrastructure Specialist Salary Trend in the East of England

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Infrastructure Specialist Salary Histogram in the East of England

Infrastructure Specialist
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Hertfordshire +9 14 £44,000 +12.82% 4
Essex - 6 £45,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Infrastructure Specialist
England

Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 26 (70.27%) ITIL
2 23 (62.16%) VMware
3 22 (59.46%) DNS
4 18 (48.65%) Linux
4 18 (48.65%) Perl
4 18 (48.65%) Apache
4 18 (48.65%) Debian
4 18 (48.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (45.95%) MySQL
6 16 (43.24%) Active Directory
7 14 (37.84%) SLA
8 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
8 12 (32.43%) SMTP
8 12 (32.43%) NFS
8 12 (32.43%) Samba
8 12 (32.43%) iptables
9 11 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (29.73%) Web Application Development
9 11 (29.73%) Citrix
10 10 (27.03%) Internet
10 10 (27.03%) VMware Server
10 10 (27.03%) Postfix
11 9 (24.32%) Degree
11 9 (24.32%) ITIL Certification
11 9 (24.32%) Windows
12 8 (21.62%) WAN
12 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (18.92%) LAN
13 7 (18.92%) Clustering
13 7 (18.92%) Finance

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 18 (48.65%) Apache
2 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.11%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.70%) Google Apps
3 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (59.46%) DNS
2 12 (32.43%) SMTP
3 10 (27.03%) Internet
4 8 (21.62%) WAN
5 7 (18.92%) LAN
6 6 (16.22%) LDAP
6 6 (16.22%) SAN
6 6 (16.22%) DHCP
7 4 (10.81%) Firewall
7 4 (10.81%) Network Security
8 3 (8.11%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (8.11%) VLAN
8 3 (8.11%) IP Telephony
9 1 (2.70%) DMVPN
9 1 (2.70%) MPLS
9 1 (2.70%) BGP
9 1 (2.70%) EIGRP
9 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (45.95%) MySQL
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Advertising
3 1 (2.70%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Clustering
2 4 (10.81%) Thin Client
2 4 (10.81%) Fat Client
3 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 18 (48.65%) Linux
1 18 (48.65%) Debian
1 18 (48.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (24.32%) Windows
3 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (16.22%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (70.27%) ITIL
2 11 (29.73%) Web Application Development
3 6 (16.22%) Change Management
3 6 (16.22%) Load Balancing
4 3 (8.11%) Project Management
5 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.41%) Data Privacy
6 1 (2.70%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.70%) SIEM
6 1 (2.70%) Security Architecture
6 1 (2.70%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 18 (48.65%) Perl
2 6 (16.22%) VBScript
2 6 (16.22%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) Degree
1 9 (24.32%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) CCNP
2 1 (2.70%) CISSP
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (37.84%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (43.24%) Active Directory
2 12 (32.43%) NFS
2 12 (32.43%) Samba
2 12 (32.43%) iptables
3 11 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (27.03%) VMware Server
4 10 (27.03%) Postfix
5 6 (16.22%) VMware ESX
5 6 (16.22%) XenApp
5 6 (16.22%) XenServer
6 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.70%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) SCOM
2 1 (2.70%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.70%) Puppet
2 1 (2.70%) SCDPM
2 1 (2.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (2.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (62.16%) VMware
2 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
3 11 (29.73%) Citrix
4 5 (13.51%) Red Hat
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco
6 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.70%) Google
6 1 (2.70%) Fortinet
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IFDS
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM Group
Salary: car + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago