The first table below looks at the demand for the Infrastructure Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 14 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
14 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 703 734 711
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -23
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 176 121 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 158 95 114
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,350 £24,500 £21,547
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,750 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -3.04%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102846 96260 106803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.37% 94.35% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 84986 80904 92409
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
Infrastructure Specialist
UK

Infrastructure Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Infrastructure Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend in England

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

Infrastructure Specialist Salary Trend in England

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist across the England region over the 3 months to 14 July 2014.

Infrastructure Specialist Salary Histogram in England

Infrastructure Specialist
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 14 July 2014. 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
London -33 46 £47,000 -1.05% 4
South East -6 35 £43,000 +11.68% 2
Yorkshire +3 33 £41,500 - 2
East Midlands -4 17 £41,500 -17.00% 1
North West +14 15 £46,500 +17.72%
East of England -4 15 £40,000 -15.78% 1
West Midlands 0 11 £40,000 +12.67% 1
South West -11 4 £40,000 +33.33%
Infrastructure Specialist
UK

Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 180 (53.10%) Windows
2 158 (46.61%) VMware
3 145 (42.77%) Microsoft
4 131 (38.64%) Active Directory
5 108 (31.86%) ITIL
6 96 (28.32%) MS Exchange
6 96 (28.32%) VMware Infrastructure
7 84 (24.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 79 (23.30%) Cisco
9 76 (22.42%) Microsoft Certification
10 73 (21.53%) SAN
11 64 (18.88%) Citrix
12 63 (18.58%) Finance
13 61 (17.99%) Linux
14 49 (14.45%) MS Excel
14 49 (14.45%) Exchange Server 2010
15 48 (14.16%) Hyper-V
15 48 (14.16%) UNIX
16 47 (13.86%) NetApp
16 47 (13.86%) Security Cleared
17 46 (13.57%) vSphere
17 46 (13.57%) Windows Server 2012
17 46 (13.57%) HP
17 46 (13.57%) Clustering
18 45 (13.27%) SharePoint
18 45 (13.27%) SC Cleared
19 43 (12.68%) Windows Server 2003
20 41 (12.09%) Replication
21 40 (11.80%) SQL Server
22 38 (11.21%) VMware ESX

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 July 2014, IT jobs across the 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 96 (28.32%) MS Exchange
2 49 (14.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 45 (13.27%) SharePoint
4 34 (10.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 31 (9.14%) Lync
6 22 (6.49%) SharePoint Server
7 19 (5.60%) Exchange Server 2007
8 17 (5.01%) IIS
9 15 (4.42%) Tomcat
10 14 (4.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 13 (3.83%) WebSphere
12 10 (2.95%) Apache
12 10 (2.95%) WebSphere Application Server
13 8 (2.36%) WebSphere Portal
14 6 (1.77%) WebSphere Process Server
14 6 (1.77%) Quickr
15 5 (1.47%) IBM Connections
15 5 (1.47%) SharePoint 2013
15 5 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
15 5 (1.47%) FileNet
Applications
1 49 (14.45%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.95%) MS Office
3 3 (0.88%) MS Project
3 3 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (5.31%) Maximo
2 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (8.26%) Office 365
2 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.29%) SaaS
3 1 (0.29%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 73 (21.53%) SAN
2 37 (10.91%) DNS
2 37 (10.91%) Network Security
3 34 (10.03%) WAN
4 31 (9.14%) Firewall
4 31 (9.14%) Unified Communications
5 30 (8.85%) DHCP
6 29 (8.55%) LAN
7 25 (7.37%) NAS
8 23 (6.78%) Internet
9 22 (6.49%) LDAP
10 13 (3.83%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (3.54%) VPN
12 11 (3.24%) BIG-IP
13 9 (2.65%) VLAN
13 9 (2.65%) IPsec
13 9 (2.65%) IP Telephony
13 9 (2.65%) Cisco IOS
13 9 (2.65%) DMVPN
13 9 (2.65%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (11.80%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.06%) DB2
3 6 (1.77%) MySQL
4 2 (0.59%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.29%) Base SAS
5 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.29%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.47%) Eclipse
2 2 (0.59%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.59%) Ant
3 1 (0.29%) Build Forge
3 1 (0.29%) RSpec
3 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.29%) Subversion
3 1 (0.29%) Maven
3 1 (0.29%) TeamCity
General
1 63 (18.58%) Finance
2 19 (5.60%) Back Office
3 8 (2.36%) Legal
4 5 (1.47%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.47%) Law
4 5 (1.47%) Banking
5 4 (1.18%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.59%) Retail
6 2 (0.59%) Electronics
6 2 (0.59%) Advertising
6 2 (0.59%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.47%) J2EE
1 5 (1.47%) XML
1 5 (1.47%) WebSphere MQ
1 5 (1.47%) Spring
1 5 (1.47%) Ajax
1 5 (1.47%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 4 (1.18%) .NET
3 3 (0.88%) Web Services
4 2 (0.59%) HTML
4 2 (0.59%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.59%) Middleware
5 1 (0.29%) COM
5 1 (0.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 46 (13.57%) Clustering
2 41 (12.09%) Replication
3 20 (5.90%) Computer Science
4 18 (5.31%) CLARiiON
4 18 (5.31%) EMC Centera
4 18 (5.31%) Firmware
4 18 (5.31%) Symmetrix DMX
5 14 (4.13%) Blackberry
6 12 (3.54%) PKI
7 9 (2.65%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.65%) Enterprise Storage
7 9 (2.65%) Video Conferencing
8 7 (2.06%) Statistics
9 3 (0.88%) HACMP
9 3 (0.88%) iSeries
9 3 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.59%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.59%) iDTV
10 2 (0.59%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.59%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 180 (53.10%) Windows
2 84 (24.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 61 (17.99%) Linux
4 48 (14.16%) UNIX
5 46 (13.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 43 (12.68%) Windows Server 2003
7 29 (8.55%) Windows XP
8 27 (7.96%) Windows 7
9 19 (5.60%) Windows 2000
10 17 (5.01%) HPUX
11 9 (2.65%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (1.47%) AIX
13 4 (1.18%) Solaris
14 3 (0.88%) OS/400
15 2 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.29%) Android
16 1 (0.29%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (31.86%) ITIL
2 37 (10.91%) Disaster Recovery
3 29 (8.55%) Problem Management
4 28 (8.26%) E-Commerce
5 21 (6.19%) Service Management
5 21 (6.19%) Data Management
6 19 (5.60%) Asset Management
7 15 (4.42%) Service Delivery
7 15 (4.42%) Migration
8 11 (3.24%) Project Management
8 11 (3.24%) Load Balancing
8 11 (3.24%) Change Control
9 10 (2.95%) Mobile Device Management
9 10 (2.95%) Change Management
10 8 (2.36%) ERP
10 8 (2.36%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (2.36%) Performance Tuning
11 7 (2.06%) WAN Optimisation
12 6 (1.77%) Customer Insight
12 6 (1.77%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (7.67%) SQL
2 15 (4.42%) PowerShell
3 12 (3.54%) C
4 10 (2.95%) Java
5 7 (2.06%) Jython
6 6 (1.77%) Python
7 5 (1.47%) Perl
8 3 (0.88%) Korn
8 3 (0.88%) Bash Shell
9 2 (0.59%) C-shell
9 2 (0.59%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.59%) PowerHouse
10 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.29%) VBScript
10 1 (0.29%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.29%) C#
10 1 (0.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 76 (22.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 47 (13.86%) Security Cleared
3 45 (13.27%) SC Cleared
4 36 (10.62%) Degree
5 26 (7.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 24 (7.08%) MCSE
7 23 (6.78%) MCP
7 23 (6.78%) MCITP
8 22 (6.49%) Cisco Certification
8 22 (6.49%) MCSA
9 19 (5.60%) DV Cleared
10 18 (5.31%) CCNP
11 12 (3.54%) CCNA
12 10 (2.95%) CCSE
13 7 (2.06%) HND
13 7 (2.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (0.88%) MCTS
15 2 (0.59%) IBM Certification
16 1 (0.29%) ITIL Certification
16 1 (0.29%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.19%) SLA
2 9 (2.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (1.47%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.29%) QA
4 1 (0.29%) HL7
System Software
1 131 (38.64%) Active Directory
2 96 (28.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (14.16%) Hyper-V
4 46 (13.57%) vSphere
5 38 (11.21%) VMware ESX
6 33 (9.73%) XenApp
7 25 (7.37%) VMware ESXi
8 20 (5.90%) XenServer
9 18 (5.31%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 15 (4.42%) XenDesktop
11 10 (2.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 2 (0.59%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.59%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.59%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.29%) ProxySG
13 1 (0.29%) Xen
13 1 (0.29%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.29%) UAG
Systems Management
1 37 (10.91%) SCCM
2 34 (10.03%) SCOM
3 25 (7.37%) Tivoli
4 23 (6.78%) SCVMM
5 22 (6.49%) SCDPM
5 22 (6.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 21 (6.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 18 (5.31%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 11 (3.24%) McAfee ePO
9 6 (1.77%) HP SIM
9 6 (1.77%) NetBackup
10 3 (0.88%) Nagios
10 3 (0.88%) Puppet
10 3 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (0.59%) Zenoss
11 2 (0.59%) BladeLogic
11 2 (0.59%) WSUS
11 2 (0.59%) Tivoli Identity Manager
12 1 (0.29%) MOM
12 1 (0.29%) Netcool
Vendors
1 158 (46.61%) VMware
2 145 (42.77%) Microsoft
3 79 (23.30%) Cisco
4 64 (18.88%) Citrix
5 47 (13.86%) NetApp
6 46 (13.57%) HP
7 32 (9.44%) IBM
8 26 (7.67%) Symantec
9 24 (7.08%) EMC
10 23 (6.78%) Intel
11 18 (5.31%) Oracle
12 14 (4.13%) Dell
13 12 (3.54%) McAfee
13 12 (3.54%) CheckPoint
14 11 (3.24%) F5
15 10 (2.95%) Blue Coat
16 9 (2.65%) Infoblox
16 9 (2.65%) Imperva
17 8 (2.36%) Lotus
18 7 (2.06%) Mitel
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus an excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £42000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension, Medical Insurance
Posted: 7 days ago
Nottingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Lumesse
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
Luton, London, South East
Lumesse
Salary: Market Leading + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago