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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 724 706 774
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +68
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 139 152 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.16% 0.097%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.16% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 109 117 69
Average salary £44,500 £44,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.49% +11.25%
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
94647 92576 95847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.87% 94.45% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 78762 75162 81879
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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
London +10 49 £55,000 +18.91% 3
South East -25 28 £44,500 -1.11% 5
North West +10 25 £35,750 -7.74% 1
East of England +14 18 £44,000 +25.71%
Yorkshire -13 12 £45,000 +5.88% 1
South West -23 3 £42,500 - 2
West Midlands -26 3 £45,000 +2.27%
East Midlands - 3 £48,750 -
Infrastructure Specialist
UK

Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 139 (53.26%) Windows
2 137 (52.49%) VMware
3 95 (36.40%) Microsoft
4 76 (29.12%) Active Directory
5 74 (28.35%) ITIL
6 68 (26.05%) MS Exchange
7 67 (25.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 53 (20.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 53 (20.31%) DNS
9 52 (19.92%) Cisco
10 50 (19.16%) SCCM
11 49 (18.77%) Citrix
12 47 (18.01%) MS Excel
12 47 (18.01%) VMware Infrastructure
12 47 (18.01%) Hyper-V
13 46 (17.62%) Exchange Server 2010
14 45 (17.24%) Firewall
14 45 (17.24%) Finance
15 44 (16.86%) SAN
16 40 (15.33%) Windows Server 2003
17 39 (14.94%) Exchange Server 2013
18 38 (14.56%) HP
18 38 (14.56%) Linux
18 38 (14.56%) SCOM
19 36 (13.79%) Office 365
20 35 (13.41%) Degree
20 35 (13.41%) Microsoft Certification
21 34 (13.03%) Project Management
22 33 (12.64%) Microsoft Azure
23 32 (12.26%) Security Cleared

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 68 (26.05%) MS Exchange
2 46 (17.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 39 (14.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 26 (9.96%) Apache
5 24 (9.20%) IIS
6 18 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (6.13%) Lync
8 12 (4.60%) SharePoint
9 10 (3.83%) Tomcat
10 9 (3.45%) Apache Solr
11 5 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (1.92%) WebSphere
12 3 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 3 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.77%) Office Communications Server
14 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 47 (18.01%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (3.07%) Maximo
2 2 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 36 (13.79%) Office 365
2 33 (12.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.53%) SaaS
3 4 (1.53%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.77%) IaaS
4 2 (0.77%) PaaS
4 2 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 53 (20.31%) DNS
2 45 (17.24%) Firewall
3 44 (16.86%) SAN
4 25 (9.58%) Internet
5 22 (8.43%) Network Security
6 21 (8.05%) WAN
7 20 (7.66%) DHCP
8 18 (6.90%) LAN
9 17 (6.51%) TCP/IP
9 17 (6.51%) Cisco ASA
10 16 (6.13%) NAS
11 14 (5.36%) MPLS
11 14 (5.36%) VoIP
12 12 (4.60%) BIG-IP
13 10 (3.83%) SMTP
14 9 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
15 8 (3.07%) Unified Communications
15 8 (3.07%) Wireless
16 6 (2.30%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
17 5 (1.92%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (11.49%) SQL Server
2 25 (9.58%) MySQL
3 8 (3.07%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.53%) Big Data
7 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.77%) Couchbase
8 2 (0.77%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
General
1 45 (17.24%) Finance
2 12 (4.60%) Back Office
3 10 (3.83%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.68%) Banking
5 6 (2.30%) Retail
6 4 (1.53%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.77%) Advertising
7 2 (0.77%) Marketing
7 2 (0.77%) Electronics
7 2 (0.77%) Automotive
7 2 (0.77%) Law
7 2 (0.77%) Legal
8 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.30%) Middleware
2 5 (1.92%) .NET
2 5 (1.92%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (1.15%) Web Services
4 2 (0.77%) XML
4 2 (0.77%) HTML
4 2 (0.77%) CSS
5 1 (0.38%) COM
5 1 (0.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.43%) Clustering
2 13 (4.98%) Computer Science
2 13 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.83%) Replication
4 5 (1.92%) Online Banking
4 5 (1.92%) DataPower
5 4 (1.53%) CMDB
5 4 (1.53%) CLARiiON
6 3 (1.15%) EMC Centera
6 3 (1.15%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.15%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.15%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.15%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.15%) Symmetrix DMX
7 2 (0.77%) Open Source
7 2 (0.77%) CCTV
7 2 (0.77%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (0.77%) DTV
8 1 (0.38%) BBC
8 1 (0.38%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 139 (53.26%) Windows
2 67 (25.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (20.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 40 (15.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 38 (14.56%) Linux
6 28 (10.73%) Windows 7
7 18 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 18 (6.90%) UNIX
8 16 (6.13%) Debian
9 15 (5.75%) Windows XP
10 13 (4.98%) Windows 2000
11 9 (3.45%) Windows 8
12 8 (3.07%) Solaris
13 2 (0.77%) AIX
14 1 (0.38%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (28.35%) ITIL
2 34 (13.03%) Project Management
3 31 (11.88%) Service Delivery
4 21 (8.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 21 (8.05%) Problem Management
5 19 (7.28%) Change Management
6 16 (6.13%) PRINCE2
7 13 (4.98%) Migration
8 11 (4.21%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (3.45%) Web Application Development
9 9 (3.45%) Service Management
10 8 (3.07%) Mentoring
11 7 (2.68%) Configuration Management
11 7 (2.68%) Risk Management
11 7 (2.68%) Change Control
12 6 (2.30%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (2.30%) Performance Analysis
12 6 (2.30%) Portfolio Management
12 6 (2.30%) ERP
12 6 (2.30%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (10.73%) SQL
2 18 (6.90%) Perl
3 15 (5.75%) PowerShell
4 7 (2.68%) VBScript
5 6 (2.30%) VB
6 3 (1.15%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.77%) Java
8 1 (0.38%) C
8 1 (0.38%) Python
8 1 (0.38%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (13.41%) Microsoft Certification
1 35 (13.41%) Degree
2 32 (12.26%) Security Cleared
3 31 (11.88%) SC Cleared
3 31 (11.88%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (10.34%) MCSE
5 18 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
6 17 (6.51%) CCNP
7 15 (5.75%) CCNA
8 11 (4.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (3.45%) MCITP
10 7 (2.68%) CISSP
10 7 (2.68%) MCP
11 4 (1.53%) MCSA
11 4 (1.53%) CCA
11 4 (1.53%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (1.53%) CCSE
11 4 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (1.53%) VCP4
12 2 (0.77%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (11.11%) SLA
2 10 (3.83%) PCI DSS
3 4 (1.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.38%) COBIT
5 1 (0.38%) QA
System Software
1 76 (29.12%) Active Directory
2 47 (18.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 47 (18.01%) Hyper-V
3 28 (10.73%) XenApp
4 25 (9.58%) vSphere
5 24 (9.20%) VMware ESX
6 21 (8.05%) Forefront TMG
7 13 (4.98%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (4.60%) NFS
9 11 (4.21%) Samba
10 8 (3.07%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 8 (3.07%) VMware Server
11 7 (2.68%) Postfix
12 5 (1.92%) Firmware
13 4 (1.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (1.53%) XenDesktop
14 2 (0.77%) DFS Replication
14 2 (0.77%) UAG
14 2 (0.77%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (0.77%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 50 (19.16%) SCCM
2 38 (14.56%) SCOM
3 28 (10.73%) SCVMM
3 28 (10.73%) SCDPM
4 25 (9.58%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 13 (4.98%) NetBackup
6 11 (4.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 9 (3.45%) Backup Exec
7 9 (3.45%) WSUS
8 8 (3.07%) Tivoli
8 8 (3.07%) Cisco CUCM
8 8 (3.07%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 6 (2.30%) Unicenter
10 4 (1.53%) EMC NetWorker
10 4 (1.53%) Nagios
11 3 (1.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 3 (1.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (0.77%) OpenView
13 1 (0.38%) MOM
13 1 (0.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 137 (52.49%) VMware
2 95 (36.40%) Microsoft
3 52 (19.92%) Cisco
4 49 (18.77%) Citrix
5 38 (14.56%) HP
6 31 (11.88%) NetApp
7 27 (10.34%) EMC
8 21 (8.05%) Symantec
9 19 (7.28%) IBM
10 16 (6.13%) CheckPoint
11 12 (4.60%) SolarWinds
12 11 (4.21%) Red Hat
12 11 (4.21%) Blue Coat
12 11 (4.21%) Oracle
13 10 (3.83%) CA
14 9 (3.45%) Juniper
14 9 (3.45%) ProCurve
14 9 (3.45%) Veeam
14 9 (3.45%) hybris
14 9 (3.45%) F5
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