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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 696 737 748
Rank change year-on-year
+41 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 174 117 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.16% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.12% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 150 89 99
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 £32,500 £21,000 £21,547
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
103240 95834 105354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.23% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 84283 80255 90787
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
South East -5 48 £43,000 +34.37% 1
London +8 47 £48,500 +4.86% 5
Yorkshire -12 26 £40,000 - 2
East of England +10 17 £40,000 -15.78% 2
North West -25 13 £48,250 +22.15% 1
East Midlands -4 10 £45,000 -10.00% 2
West Midlands -15 7 £46,500 +32.85% 1
South West -11 6 £29,000 -27.50% 1
Infrastructure Specialist
UK

Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 168 (54.37%) Windows
2 139 (44.98%) VMware
3 117 (37.86%) Microsoft
4 112 (36.25%) Active Directory
5 104 (33.66%) ITIL
6 85 (27.51%) VMware Infrastructure
7 83 (26.86%) Cisco
7 83 (26.86%) SAN
8 79 (25.57%) MS Exchange
9 75 (24.27%) Windows Server 2008
10 65 (21.04%) Microsoft Certification
11 57 (18.45%) Linux
12 56 (18.12%) Citrix
12 56 (18.12%) Windows Server 2012
13 52 (16.83%) Finance
14 50 (16.18%) Hyper-V
14 50 (16.18%) Security Cleared
14 50 (16.18%) SCCM
15 49 (15.86%) Replication
16 48 (15.53%) SC Cleared
17 46 (14.89%) Disaster Recovery
17 46 (14.89%) SharePoint
18 45 (14.56%) UNIX
18 45 (14.56%) Windows Server 2003
19 44 (14.24%) HP
20 42 (13.59%) Clustering
20 42 (13.59%) SCOM
21 40 (12.94%) vSphere
21 40 (12.94%) Lync
21 40 (12.94%) Exchange Server 2013

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 79 (25.57%) MS Exchange
2 46 (14.89%) SharePoint
3 40 (12.94%) Lync
3 40 (12.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 37 (11.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 30 (9.71%) SharePoint Server
6 17 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (5.18%) IIS
8 13 (4.21%) Apache
9 12 (3.88%) Tomcat
10 9 (2.91%) WebSphere
11 8 (2.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 5 (1.62%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (1.62%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (1.29%) WebLogic
13 4 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (0.97%) WebSphere Portal
15 2 (0.65%) Apache Solr
15 2 (0.65%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 37 (11.97%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.59%) MS Office
3 3 (0.97%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.65%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (4.21%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 35 (11.33%) Office 365
2 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.32%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 83 (26.86%) SAN
2 35 (11.33%) Unified Communications
3 34 (11.00%) NAS
4 33 (10.68%) Network Security
5 27 (8.74%) Firewall
5 27 (8.74%) WAN
6 26 (8.41%) DNS
7 25 (8.09%) LAN
8 22 (7.12%) DHCP
9 18 (5.83%) Internet
10 13 (4.21%) LDAP
11 10 (3.24%) VoIP
12 8 (2.59%) Wireless
12 8 (2.59%) VPN
13 7 (2.27%) SNMP
13 7 (2.27%) BIG-IP
14 6 (1.94%) iSCSI
14 6 (1.94%) VLAN
14 6 (1.94%) TCP/IP
14 6 (1.94%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (10.68%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.94%) MySQL
3 2 (0.65%) Base SAS
3 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.65%) DB2
4 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.32%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (0.65%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.65%) Ant
2 1 (0.32%) Maven
2 1 (0.32%) Subversion
2 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.32%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.32%) Build Forge
General
1 52 (16.83%) Finance
2 14 (4.53%) Back Office
3 5 (1.62%) Banking
3 5 (1.62%) Manufacturing
3 5 (1.62%) Advertising
4 4 (1.29%) Law
5 2 (0.65%) Electronics
5 2 (0.65%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.65%) Games
5 2 (0.65%) Retail
6 1 (0.32%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.65%) HTML
1 2 (0.65%) Middleware
2 1 (0.32%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (0.32%) .NET
2 1 (0.32%) COM
2 1 (0.32%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 49 (15.86%) Replication
2 42 (13.59%) Clustering
3 29 (9.39%) Computer Science
4 25 (8.09%) Firmware
5 24 (7.77%) CLARiiON
5 24 (7.77%) EMC Centera
5 24 (7.77%) Symmetrix DMX
6 11 (3.56%) Enterprise Storage
7 10 (3.24%) Blackberry
7 10 (3.24%) Management Information System
8 7 (2.27%) Statistics
9 5 (1.62%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (1.29%) PKI
11 3 (0.97%) iSeries
12 2 (0.65%) Fat Client
12 2 (0.65%) BBC
12 2 (0.65%) Thin Client
12 2 (0.65%) iDTV
13 1 (0.32%) Data Protection Act
13 1 (0.32%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 168 (54.37%) Windows
2 75 (24.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 57 (18.45%) Linux
4 56 (18.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 45 (14.56%) UNIX
5 45 (14.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (7.12%) Windows 7
7 19 (6.15%) Windows XP
8 16 (5.18%) HPUX
9 14 (4.53%) Windows 2000
10 9 (2.91%) Oracle Linux
11 5 (1.62%) Solaris
12 3 (0.97%) OS/400
13 2 (0.65%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.65%) AIX
14 1 (0.32%) Android
14 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (33.66%) ITIL
2 46 (14.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 28 (9.06%) Asset Management
4 26 (8.41%) Service Management
5 24 (7.77%) E-Commerce
6 21 (6.80%) Problem Management
7 16 (5.18%) Migration
8 12 (3.88%) Data Management
9 11 (3.56%) Change Management
10 10 (3.24%) Load Balancing
11 8 (2.59%) Performance Tuning
11 8 (2.59%) ERP
12 7 (2.27%) Service Delivery
12 7 (2.27%) Change Control
12 7 (2.27%) WAN Optimisation
13 6 (1.94%) Performance Monitoring
13 6 (1.94%) Incident Management
13 6 (1.94%) Information Security
13 6 (1.94%) Project Management
14 5 (1.62%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 21 (6.80%) SQL
2 12 (3.88%) PowerShell
3 7 (2.27%) C
4 6 (1.94%) Shell Script
5 5 (1.62%) Java
5 5 (1.62%) Perl
6 4 (1.29%) Bash Shell
6 4 (1.29%) Korn
6 4 (1.29%) VBScript
7 2 (0.65%) C-shell
7 2 (0.65%) Jython
7 2 (0.65%) PowerHouse
8 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.32%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.32%) C#
8 1 (0.32%) Python
8 1 (0.32%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 65 (21.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (16.18%) Security Cleared
3 48 (15.53%) SC Cleared
4 40 (12.94%) Degree
5 25 (8.09%) MCSE
6 21 (6.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 17 (5.50%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (5.50%) MCP
8 16 (5.18%) MCITP
8 16 (5.18%) MCSA
9 15 (4.85%) DV Cleared
10 14 (4.53%) CCNP
11 11 (3.56%) CCNA
12 6 (1.94%) CCSE
13 3 (0.97%) HND
13 3 (0.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (0.65%) IBM Certification
15 1 (0.32%) CCDA
15 1 (0.32%) ITIL Certification
15 1 (0.32%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.41%) SLA
2 9 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.65%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.32%) HL7
4 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 112 (36.25%) Active Directory
2 85 (27.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (16.18%) Hyper-V
4 40 (12.94%) vSphere
5 39 (12.62%) VMware ESX
6 28 (9.06%) XenApp
7 20 (6.47%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (4.21%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 12 (3.88%) XenDesktop
10 10 (3.24%) XenServer
10 10 (3.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (1.62%) DFS Replication
12 4 (1.29%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.65%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.65%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.32%) MetaFrame
14 1 (0.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 1 (0.32%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.32%) ProxySG
14 1 (0.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 50 (16.18%) SCCM
2 42 (13.59%) SCOM
3 31 (10.03%) SCVMM
4 30 (9.71%) SCDPM
4 30 (9.71%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 17 (5.50%) Tivoli
6 13 (4.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 13 (4.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 10 (3.24%) NetBackup
8 6 (1.94%) HP SIM
8 6 (1.94%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (0.97%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (0.97%) Puppet
10 2 (0.65%) BladeLogic
10 2 (0.65%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 2 (0.65%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.65%) Nagios
11 1 (0.32%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.32%) WSUS
11 1 (0.32%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 139 (44.98%) VMware
2 117 (37.86%) Microsoft
3 83 (26.86%) Cisco
4 56 (18.12%) Citrix
5 44 (14.24%) HP
6 40 (12.94%) NetApp
7 29 (9.39%) EMC
8 24 (7.77%) Intel
9 23 (7.44%) Symantec
10 21 (6.80%) IBM
11 18 (5.83%) Oracle
12 7 (2.27%) CheckPoint
12 7 (2.27%) Dell
12 7 (2.27%) Mitel
12 7 (2.27%) F5
12 7 (2.27%) Riverbed
13 6 (1.94%) Blue Coat
13 6 (1.94%) McAfee
14 5 (1.62%) Infoblox
14 5 (1.62%) Imperva
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Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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ComputAppoint
Salary: £49000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Nottingham
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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