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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 742 777 776
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 137 92 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.093% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.099% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 112 75 79
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £31,600 £32,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -3.48%
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
100772 93375 103116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.47% 94.32% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 82602 78321 88425
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £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 2 October 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 2 October 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 -10 37 £49,000 +8.88% 1
South East -4 31 £43,000 -4.44% 3
Yorkshire -26 19 £33,250 -0.74%
East of England +1 14 £40,750 +25.38% 3
East Midlands - 12 £40,750 - 2
South West -8 9 £31,500 -21.25% 5
North West -16 9 £50,000 +25.78% 2
West Midlands -23 6 £36,500 +4.28% 2
Infrastructure Specialist
UK

Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 185 (61.26%) Windows
2 155 (51.32%) VMware
3 110 (36.42%) Active Directory
4 105 (34.77%) Microsoft
5 99 (32.78%) ITIL
6 86 (28.48%) VMware Infrastructure
7 83 (27.48%) Cisco
8 81 (26.82%) MS Exchange
9 77 (25.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 75 (24.83%) SAN
11 65 (21.52%) Citrix
12 62 (20.53%) Microsoft Certification
13 61 (20.20%) Windows Server 2012
14 56 (18.54%) Windows Server 2003
15 53 (17.55%) Finance
16 52 (17.22%) Hyper-V
17 50 (16.56%) Replication
18 47 (15.56%) Clustering
19 46 (15.23%) Disaster Recovery
19 46 (15.23%) SCCM
19 46 (15.23%) Exchange Server 2013
20 45 (14.90%) Linux
21 44 (14.57%) Lync
22 43 (14.24%) SharePoint
22 43 (14.24%) Degree
23 42 (13.91%) VMware ESX
23 42 (13.91%) SQL Server
23 42 (13.91%) HP
24 41 (13.58%) SCOM
24 41 (13.58%) vSphere

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 81 (26.82%) MS Exchange
2 46 (15.23%) Exchange Server 2013
3 44 (14.57%) Lync
4 43 (14.24%) SharePoint
5 35 (11.59%) Exchange Server 2010
6 30 (9.93%) SharePoint Server
7 23 (7.62%) Exchange Server 2007
8 17 (5.63%) IIS
9 11 (3.64%) Tomcat
10 10 (3.31%) Apache
11 8 (2.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 8 (2.65%) WebSphere
12 6 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (1.32%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (1.32%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
14 3 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.99%) WebSphere Portal
15 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 5.5
15 2 (0.66%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 32 (10.60%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.32%) MS Office
3 3 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (5.63%) Maximo
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (10.26%) Office 365
2 4 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.33%) SaaS
3 1 (0.33%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 75 (24.83%) SAN
2 34 (11.26%) Unified Communications
3 31 (10.26%) NAS
3 31 (10.26%) Network Security
3 31 (10.26%) WAN
4 28 (9.27%) DNS
4 28 (9.27%) Firewall
5 27 (8.94%) LAN
6 23 (7.62%) DHCP
7 20 (6.62%) Internet
8 11 (3.64%) VoIP
8 11 (3.64%) LDAP
9 9 (2.98%) Wireless
10 8 (2.65%) VPN
11 7 (2.32%) VLAN
11 7 (2.32%) SNMP
11 7 (2.32%) TCP/IP
12 6 (1.99%) HTTP
12 6 (1.99%) SSL
12 6 (1.99%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (13.91%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.32%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.32%) MySQL
5 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.33%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.33%) Build Forge
2 1 (0.33%) Ant
2 1 (0.33%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
General
1 53 (17.55%) Finance
2 18 (5.96%) Back Office
3 5 (1.66%) Advertising
4 4 (1.32%) Manufacturing
4 4 (1.32%) Law
5 2 (0.66%) Electronics
5 2 (0.66%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.66%) Retail
6 1 (0.33%) Games
6 1 (0.33%) Banking
6 1 (0.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.66%) HTML
1 2 (0.66%) Middleware
2 1 (0.33%) .NET
2 1 (0.33%) COM
2 1 (0.33%) CSS
2 1 (0.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 50 (16.56%) Replication
2 47 (15.56%) Clustering
3 28 (9.27%) Computer Science
4 22 (7.28%) CLARiiON
4 22 (7.28%) EMC Centera
4 22 (7.28%) Symmetrix DMX
5 15 (4.97%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (3.64%) Enterprise Storage
6 11 (3.64%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.65%) Blackberry
8 7 (2.32%) Statistics
9 4 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.99%) iSeries
10 3 (0.99%) PKI
11 2 (0.66%) BBC
11 2 (0.66%) iDTV
11 2 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.33%) Blog
12 1 (0.33%) Fat Client
12 1 (0.33%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 185 (61.26%) Windows
2 77 (25.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 61 (20.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 56 (18.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 45 (14.90%) Linux
6 33 (10.93%) UNIX
7 31 (10.26%) Windows 7
8 20 (6.62%) Windows XP
9 18 (5.96%) Windows 2000
10 8 (2.65%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.32%) HPUX
12 3 (0.99%) Solaris
12 3 (0.99%) OS/400
13 2 (0.66%) AIX
14 1 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (32.78%) ITIL
2 46 (15.23%) Disaster Recovery
3 27 (8.94%) Problem Management
4 26 (8.61%) Asset Management
5 21 (6.95%) E-Commerce
6 18 (5.96%) Service Management
6 18 (5.96%) Migration
7 10 (3.31%) Service Delivery
7 10 (3.31%) Change Management
7 10 (3.31%) ERP
8 9 (2.98%) Project Management
8 9 (2.98%) Supplier Management
8 9 (2.98%) Load Balancing
9 8 (2.65%) Change Control
10 7 (2.32%) WAN Optimisation
10 7 (2.32%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (2.32%) Incident Management
10 7 (2.32%) Data Management
10 7 (2.32%) Business Continuity
11 6 (1.99%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 28 (9.27%) SQL
2 12 (3.97%) PowerShell
3 8 (2.65%) Shell Script
4 4 (1.32%) Korn
4 4 (1.32%) Perl
4 4 (1.32%) VBScript
4 4 (1.32%) C
4 4 (1.32%) Java
5 3 (0.99%) Bash Shell
6 2 (0.66%) C-shell
6 2 (0.66%) Jython
7 1 (0.33%) PowerHouse
7 1 (0.33%) Bourne shell
7 1 (0.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.33%) C#
7 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 62 (20.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (14.24%) Degree
3 38 (12.58%) Security Cleared
4 37 (12.25%) SC Cleared
5 26 (8.61%) MCSE
6 24 (7.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 20 (6.62%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (5.30%) CCNA
9 13 (4.30%) MCSA
9 13 (4.30%) MCP
9 13 (4.30%) MCITP
10 12 (3.97%) CCNP
11 4 (1.32%) CCA
11 4 (1.32%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (1.32%) CCSE
11 4 (1.32%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.66%) VCP5
12 2 (0.66%) IBM Certification
12 2 (0.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
13 1 (0.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.62%) SLA
2 9 (2.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 110 (36.42%) Active Directory
2 86 (28.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (17.22%) Hyper-V
4 42 (13.91%) VMware ESX
5 41 (13.58%) vSphere
6 34 (11.26%) XenApp
7 24 (7.95%) VMware ESXi
8 23 (7.62%) Firmware
9 17 (5.63%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 9 (2.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 7 (2.32%) XenDesktop
12 6 (1.99%) XenServer
13 5 (1.66%) DFS Replication
14 3 (0.99%) Microsoft App-V
14 3 (0.99%) Terminal Server
15 2 (0.66%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 1 (0.33%) VMware Server
16 1 (0.33%) ProxySG
16 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
16 1 (0.33%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 46 (15.23%) SCCM
2 41 (13.58%) SCOM
3 32 (10.60%) SCDPM
4 31 (10.26%) SCVMM
5 30 (9.93%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 21 (6.95%) Tivoli
7 19 (6.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 17 (5.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 10 (3.31%) NetBackup
10 4 (1.32%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (0.66%) HP SIM
11 2 (0.66%) Puppet
11 2 (0.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 2 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (0.66%) Backup Exec
11 2 (0.66%) BladeLogic
11 2 (0.66%) Tivoli Identity Manager
11 2 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (0.33%) Pingdom
12 1 (0.33%) MOM
Vendors
1 155 (51.32%) VMware
2 105 (34.77%) Microsoft
3 83 (27.48%) Cisco
4 65 (21.52%) Citrix
5 42 (13.91%) HP
6 38 (12.58%) NetApp
7 32 (10.60%) EMC
8 28 (9.27%) Intel
8 28 (9.27%) IBM
8 28 (9.27%) Symantec
9 8 (2.65%) ProCurve
9 8 (2.65%) F5
10 7 (2.32%) Riverbed
10 7 (2.32%) Mitel
10 7 (2.32%) Oracle
11 5 (1.66%) Blue Coat
11 5 (1.66%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.66%) Imperva
12 4 (1.32%) Infoblox
12 4 (1.32%) Juniper
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