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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 774 740 744
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 103 146 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 90 124 83
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +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
95990 100567 93038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.21% 94.46% 94.23%
Number of salaries quoted 80962 82147 77980
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
(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 +1 31 £47,500 +11.76% 6
London -13 26 £60,000 +23.07% 2
North West -3 14 £30,000 -40.00%
South West -8 11 £38,250 +31.89% 4
East of England -7 8 - -
Yorkshire -6 7 £47,000 +17.50% 1
West Midlands -4 6 £37,500 -5.06% 1
East Midlands -10 1 £27,499 -38.89%
Infrastructure Specialist
UK

Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 165 (60.22%) Windows
2 139 (50.73%) VMware
3 109 (39.78%) Microsoft
4 104 (37.96%) Active Directory
5 82 (29.93%) Citrix
6 77 (28.10%) ITIL
7 75 (27.37%) MS Exchange
8 67 (24.45%) Finance
9 64 (23.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 60 (21.90%) SAN
11 57 (20.80%) DNS
12 54 (19.71%) Windows Server 2003
13 51 (18.61%) VMware Infrastructure
14 47 (17.15%) SCCM
15 46 (16.79%) Windows Server 2012
16 42 (15.33%) Windows 7
16 42 (15.33%) EMC
17 41 (14.96%) Cisco
18 39 (14.23%) Lync
19 38 (13.87%) LAN
20 37 (13.50%) WAN
21 36 (13.14%) SQL Server
21 36 (13.14%) VMware ESX
21 36 (13.14%) Exchange Server 2010
22 34 (12.41%) Linux
23 32 (11.68%) HP
23 32 (11.68%) XenApp
24 31 (11.31%) MS Excel
25 30 (10.95%) Internet
26 29 (10.58%) SQL

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 75 (27.37%) MS Exchange
2 39 (14.23%) Lync
3 36 (13.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 28 (10.22%) Exchange Server 2013
5 27 (9.85%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (4.74%) SharePoint
7 11 (4.01%) Apache
8 10 (3.65%) Office Communications Server
8 10 (3.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (1.46%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.73%) IIS
11 1 (0.36%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
Applications
1 31 (11.31%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.65%) MS Office
3 2 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.36%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 5 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.46%) Maximo
3 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (6.20%) Office 365
3 14 (5.11%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (4.01%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (2.92%) SaaS
6 6 (2.19%) PaaS
7 5 (1.82%) IaaS
7 5 (1.82%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.73%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (0.73%) AWS CloudTrail
8 2 (0.73%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 60 (21.90%) SAN
2 57 (20.80%) DNS
3 38 (13.87%) LAN
4 37 (13.50%) WAN
5 30 (10.95%) Internet
6 28 (10.22%) Firewall
7 20 (7.30%) Network Security
8 18 (6.57%) DHCP
9 16 (5.84%) TCP/IP
9 16 (5.84%) Fibre Channel
10 13 (4.74%) NAS
10 13 (4.74%) SMTP
11 10 (3.65%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (3.65%) VLAN
12 8 (2.92%) IP Telephony
12 8 (2.92%) LDAP
13 6 (2.19%) Kerberos
13 6 (2.19%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 6 (2.19%) Skype
14 5 (1.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (13.14%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.47%) MySQL
3 13 (4.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (4.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (1.46%) Couchbase
4 4 (1.46%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.73%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.36%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 9 (3.28%) MSI
2 5 (1.82%) HP UFT
3 3 (1.09%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.73%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.73%) AnthillPro
4 2 (0.73%) Subversion
5 1 (0.36%) Lombardi
5 1 (0.36%) InstallShield
General
1 67 (24.45%) Finance
2 21 (7.66%) Banking
3 13 (4.74%) Back Office
4 11 (4.01%) Retail
5 8 (2.92%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.55%) Advertising
7 6 (2.19%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.82%) Electronics
8 5 (1.82%) Manufacturing
8 5 (1.82%) Marketing
9 4 (1.46%) Legal
10 3 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.09%) Law
11 2 (0.73%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.73%) Games
11 2 (0.73%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.73%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.11%) Web Services
2 6 (2.19%) EDI
2 6 (2.19%) Application Packaging
3 3 (1.09%) X-Windows
3 3 (1.09%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.36%) Silverlight
4 1 (0.36%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.49%) Clustering
2 21 (7.66%) Data Centre
3 16 (5.84%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (4.01%) Blackberry
5 10 (3.65%) Thin Client
5 10 (3.65%) Fat Client
6 9 (3.28%) EMC VNX
7 6 (2.19%) EMC VMAX
7 6 (2.19%) Mainframe
8 5 (1.82%) DTV
8 5 (1.82%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (1.82%) Computer Science
9 4 (1.46%) CMDB
9 4 (1.46%) Replication
10 3 (1.09%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (1.09%) Mobile Computing
11 2 (0.73%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (0.73%) EMC VNXe
11 2 (0.73%) Online Banking
12 1 (0.36%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 165 (60.22%) Windows
2 64 (23.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (19.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 46 (16.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 42 (15.33%) Windows 7
6 34 (12.41%) Linux
7 25 (9.12%) Windows 2000
8 23 (8.39%) Windows XP
9 14 (5.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (4.01%) UNIX
10 11 (4.01%) Windows 8
11 10 (3.65%) Debian
12 7 (2.55%) AIX
13 4 (1.46%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (1.09%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.73%) Solaris
15 2 (0.73%) Android
16 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.36%) SUSE
16 1 (0.36%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (28.10%) ITIL
2 20 (7.30%) Service Delivery
3 19 (6.93%) Project Management
4 18 (6.57%) Change Management
5 17 (6.20%) PRINCE2
6 13 (4.74%) E-Commerce
6 13 (4.74%) Load Balancing
7 11 (4.01%) CRM
8 10 (3.65%) Disaster Recovery
8 10 (3.65%) Service Management
8 10 (3.65%) Web Application Development
8 10 (3.65%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (3.65%) Patch Management
9 9 (3.28%) Business Continuity
10 8 (2.92%) Problem Management
11 7 (2.55%) ETL
12 6 (2.19%) Mentoring
13 5 (1.82%) Technical Analysis
13 5 (1.82%) Change Control
13 5 (1.82%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 29 (10.58%) SQL
2 26 (9.49%) PowerShell
3 20 (7.30%) VBScript
4 17 (6.20%) Perl
5 14 (5.11%) VB
6 9 (3.28%) Python
7 6 (2.19%) JavaScript
7 6 (2.19%) Bash Shell
8 2 (0.73%) R
8 2 (0.73%) Ruby
8 2 (0.73%) PHP
8 2 (0.73%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.36%) AWK
9 1 (0.36%) Java
9 1 (0.36%) sed
Qualifications
1 22 (8.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (7.30%) MCSE
2 20 (7.30%) Security Cleared
3 14 (5.11%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (4.01%) ITIL Certification
5 10 (3.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (3.65%) Degree
6 7 (2.55%) CCNA
7 6 (2.19%) DV Cleared
8 5 (1.82%) MCITP
8 5 (1.82%) CISSP
8 5 (1.82%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (1.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (1.46%) CCIE
9 4 (1.46%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.09%) CCNP
10 3 (1.09%) MCSA
11 2 (0.73%) CCA
11 2 (0.73%) RHCE
11 2 (0.73%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.39%) SLA
2 8 (2.92%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.19%) QA
4 4 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 104 (37.96%) Active Directory
2 51 (18.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (13.14%) VMware ESX
4 32 (11.68%) XenApp
5 28 (10.22%) Hyper-V
6 24 (8.76%) vSphere
6 24 (8.76%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (4.74%) XenServer
8 10 (3.65%) Samba
8 10 (3.65%) NFS
8 10 (3.65%) iptables
9 7 (2.55%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (1.82%) VMware Server
11 4 (1.46%) XenDesktop
11 4 (1.46%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 4 (1.46%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (1.09%) Terminal Server
12 3 (1.09%) Terminal Services
12 3 (1.09%) Postfix
12 3 (1.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 47 (17.15%) SCCM
2 17 (6.20%) SCOM
3 7 (2.55%) Nagios
3 7 (2.55%) Puppet
4 6 (2.19%) Tivoli
5 5 (1.82%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (1.82%) EMC NetWorker
6 4 (1.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.09%) Cisco CUCM
7 3 (1.09%) WSUS
7 3 (1.09%) Casper Suite
8 2 (0.73%) Cisco UCCE
8 2 (0.73%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.73%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (0.73%) CA Spectrum
8 2 (0.73%) SCDPM
9 1 (0.36%) SCSM
9 1 (0.36%) Windows Intune
9 1 (0.36%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 139 (50.73%) VMware
2 109 (39.78%) Microsoft
3 82 (29.93%) Citrix
4 42 (15.33%) EMC
5 41 (14.96%) Cisco
6 32 (11.68%) HP
7 24 (8.76%) NetApp
8 10 (3.65%) Red Hat
8 10 (3.65%) F5
9 9 (3.28%) SAP
10 8 (2.92%) CommVault
10 8 (2.92%) McAfee
10 8 (2.92%) 3PAR
11 7 (2.55%) Brocade
11 7 (2.55%) SEEBURGER
11 7 (2.55%) CheckPoint
11 7 (2.55%) Dell
12 6 (2.19%) IBM
12 6 (2.19%) Juniper
12 6 (2.19%) Intel
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