The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 722 744 774
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +30
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 158 170 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.15% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 127 154 79
Average salary £44,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.32% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,950 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Infrastructure Specialist
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97667 106221 97451
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.54% 94.48% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 81541 88015 81939
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 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
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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
South East +35 47 £45,000 +4.65% 4
London +20 44 £60,000 +29.03% 1
East of England +22 27 £41,000 +3.79%
North West +13 19 £30,000 -37.82% 1
South West -6 5 £29,250 -26.41%
West Midlands -10 4 £27,250 -31.87%
Yorkshire -27 4 £30,000 -29.41%
East Midlands -9 3 £45,000 +8.43% 1
Infrastructure Specialist
UK

Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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.

1 174 (56.68%) VMware
2 167 (54.40%) Windows
3 108 (35.18%) Microsoft
4 103 (33.55%) Active Directory
5 91 (29.64%) ITIL
6 79 (25.73%) Citrix
6 79 (25.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 78 (25.41%) MS Exchange
8 69 (22.48%) Windows Server 2003
9 68 (22.15%) DNS
10 63 (20.52%) SAN
10 63 (20.52%) Finance
11 58 (18.89%) VMware Infrastructure
11 58 (18.89%) SCCM
12 50 (16.29%) Cisco
12 50 (16.29%) Windows Server 2012
13 47 (15.31%) VMware ESX
14 44 (14.33%) EMC
14 44 (14.33%) Internet
15 43 (14.01%) XenApp
15 43 (14.01%) Windows 7
16 42 (13.68%) Data Centre
17 41 (13.36%) SLA
18 40 (13.03%) Linux
18 40 (13.03%) HP
19 37 (12.05%) NetApp
20 36 (11.73%) Exchange Server 2010
21 35 (11.40%) SQL Server
22 34 (11.07%) Windows 2000
22 34 (11.07%) MS Excel

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, 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 78 (25.41%) MS Exchange
2 36 (11.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (10.75%) Lync
4 27 (8.79%) Apache
5 25 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 23 (7.49%) Exchange Server 2007
7 14 (4.56%) SharePoint
8 12 (3.91%) IIS
9 10 (3.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (1.63%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.63%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.33%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 34 (11.07%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.95%) Maximo
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 25 (8.14%) Office 365
2 14 (4.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.26%) SaaS
4 9 (2.93%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (2.93%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.63%) PaaS
6 4 (1.30%) IaaS
7 3 (0.98%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.65%) AWS CloudTrail
8 2 (0.65%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 68 (22.15%) DNS
2 63 (20.52%) SAN
3 44 (14.33%) Internet
4 33 (10.75%) Firewall
5 31 (10.10%) LAN
6 30 (9.77%) WAN
7 24 (7.82%) Network Security
8 23 (7.49%) SMTP
9 22 (7.17%) TCP/IP
10 20 (6.51%) DHCP
11 19 (6.19%) Fibre Channel
12 15 (4.89%) NAS
13 11 (3.58%) Unified Communications
14 10 (3.26%) LDAP
15 9 (2.93%) Wi-Fi
16 8 (2.61%) Cisco ASA
16 8 (2.61%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 7 (2.28%) VoIP
17 7 (2.28%) VLAN
17 7 (2.28%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (11.40%) SQL Server
2 28 (9.12%) MySQL
3 14 (4.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (4.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.28%) NoSQL
4 7 (2.28%) Couchbase
5 4 (1.30%) Big Data
6 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 7 (2.28%) MSI
2 5 (1.63%) HP UFT
3 1 (0.33%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.33%) Lombardi
3 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
General
1 63 (20.52%) Finance
2 27 (8.79%) Banking
3 19 (6.19%) Back Office
4 17 (5.54%) Retail
5 8 (2.61%) Manufacturing
5 8 (2.61%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.28%) Marketing
6 7 (2.28%) Advertising
6 7 (2.28%) Electronics
7 4 (1.30%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.65%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.65%) Law
9 2 (0.65%) Legal
9 2 (0.65%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.65%) Local Government
10 1 (0.33%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.56%) Web Services
2 6 (1.95%) Application Packaging
3 5 (1.63%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (1.63%) Middleware
4 3 (0.98%) X-Windows
4 3 (0.98%) SAP Basis
5 2 (0.65%) XML
5 2 (0.65%) HTML
5 2 (0.65%) .NET
6 1 (0.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (13.68%) Data Centre
2 30 (9.77%) Clustering
3 19 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (3.26%) Fat Client
4 10 (3.26%) Thin Client
5 8 (2.61%) Blackberry
6 7 (2.28%) DTV
6 7 (2.28%) Mainframe
6 7 (2.28%) Replication
6 7 (2.28%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.28%) EMC VNX
7 6 (1.95%) DataPower
8 5 (1.63%) Online Banking
9 4 (1.30%) CMDB
9 4 (1.30%) EMC VMAX
10 3 (0.98%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.98%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.98%) Mobile Computing
11 2 (0.65%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.33%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 167 (54.40%) Windows
2 79 (25.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 69 (22.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 50 (16.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 43 (14.01%) Windows 7
6 40 (13.03%) Linux
7 34 (11.07%) Windows 2000
8 32 (10.42%) Windows XP
8 32 (10.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 26 (8.47%) Debian
10 8 (2.61%) AIX
10 8 (2.61%) UNIX
11 5 (1.63%) Solaris
12 4 (1.30%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.98%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.33%) HPUX
14 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (29.64%) ITIL
2 30 (9.77%) Project Management
3 28 (9.12%) Change Management
4 22 (7.17%) Service Delivery
5 19 (6.19%) Web Application Development
6 17 (5.54%) Disaster Recovery
6 17 (5.54%) PRINCE2
7 16 (5.21%) Problem Management
8 14 (4.56%) Load Balancing
9 11 (3.58%) E-Commerce
10 10 (3.26%) CRM
11 9 (2.93%) Capacity Planning
11 9 (2.93%) Patch Management
12 8 (2.61%) Mentoring
13 7 (2.28%) Change Control
13 7 (2.28%) Root Cause Analysis
13 7 (2.28%) Digital Marketing
13 7 (2.28%) Business Intelligence
13 7 (2.28%) Migration
13 7 (2.28%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (10.42%) Perl
1 32 (10.42%) SQL
1 32 (10.42%) PowerShell
2 23 (7.49%) VBScript
3 19 (6.19%) VB
4 7 (2.28%) Bash Shell
5 5 (1.63%) Python
6 2 (0.65%) R
6 2 (0.65%) Java
7 1 (0.33%) C
7 1 (0.33%) sed
7 1 (0.33%) AWK
Qualifications
1 21 (6.84%) Cisco Certification
1 21 (6.84%) Security Cleared
2 20 (6.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 19 (6.19%) ITIL Certification
4 18 (5.86%) Degree
5 17 (5.54%) MCSE
6 12 (3.91%) CCNA
7 7 (2.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (2.28%) CISSP
7 7 (2.28%) SC Cleared
8 6 (1.95%) CCNP
9 5 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (1.63%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (1.63%) DV Cleared
9 5 (1.63%) MCITP
10 3 (0.98%) CCIE
11 2 (0.65%) MCSA
11 2 (0.65%) CCA
11 2 (0.65%) CCEA
12 1 (0.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (13.36%) SLA
2 10 (3.26%) PCI DSS
3 7 (2.28%) QA
4 6 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 103 (33.55%) Active Directory
2 58 (18.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (15.31%) VMware ESX
4 43 (14.01%) XenApp
5 32 (10.42%) VMware ESXi
5 32 (10.42%) Hyper-V
6 26 (8.47%) vSphere
7 21 (6.84%) Samba
8 20 (6.51%) NFS
8 20 (6.51%) iptables
9 14 (4.56%) XenServer
10 13 (4.23%) VMware Server
11 10 (3.26%) Postfix
12 7 (2.28%) VMware Workstation
13 6 (1.95%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
14 5 (1.63%) XenDesktop
15 3 (0.98%) Terminal Server
15 3 (0.98%) Microsoft App-V
16 2 (0.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 2 (0.65%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 58 (18.89%) SCCM
2 20 (6.51%) SCOM
3 11 (3.58%) WSUS
4 10 (3.26%) NetBackup
5 7 (2.28%) Backup Exec
5 7 (2.28%) Tivoli
5 7 (2.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 7 (2.28%) Nagios
6 6 (1.95%) Unicenter
6 6 (1.95%) EMC NetWorker
6 6 (1.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 4 (1.30%) Puppet
8 3 (0.98%) Casper Suite
8 3 (0.98%) OpenView
9 2 (0.65%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 174 (56.68%) VMware
2 108 (35.18%) Microsoft
3 79 (25.73%) Citrix
4 50 (16.29%) Cisco
5 44 (14.33%) EMC
6 40 (13.03%) HP
7 37 (12.05%) NetApp
8 18 (5.86%) Symantec
9 14 (4.56%) IBM
9 14 (4.56%) Oracle
10 12 (3.91%) F5
11 11 (3.58%) 3PAR
11 11 (3.58%) SAP
12 10 (3.26%) CA
12 10 (3.26%) CommVault
12 10 (3.26%) Red Hat
13 9 (2.93%) CheckPoint
13 9 (2.93%) Brocade
13 9 (2.93%) SolarWinds
14 8 (2.61%) Juniper
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Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hampshire
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
@ITS
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Car + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
University of Southampton
Salary: From £28,695 to £32,256 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Gala Leisure (Gala Bingo)
Salary: From £36,000 to £40,000 per annum
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