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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 727 721 781
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +60
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 123 125 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.13% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.14% 0.096%
Number of salaries quoted 108 94 68
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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
93674 90433 98244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.80% 94.55% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 78627 73802 84913
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 £26,500
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 30 January 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 January 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
London -5 43 £52,500 +22.09% 8
South East -26 26 £44,500 -1.11% 2
North West +7 19 £37,500 -28.57% 2
Yorkshire -18 13 £40,000 -
East of England -5 9 £47,000 +34.28% 1
South West -19 6 £41,250 +3.12% 1
West Midlands -15 5 £55,000 +46.66% 1
East Midlands - 3 £55,000 -
Infrastructure Specialist
UK

Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 143 (59.34%) Windows
2 122 (50.62%) VMware
3 91 (37.76%) Microsoft
4 75 (31.12%) Active Directory
5 68 (28.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 65 (26.97%) MS Exchange
7 63 (26.14%) ITIL
8 60 (24.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 53 (21.99%) Hyper-V
10 52 (21.58%) Cisco
11 51 (21.16%) SCCM
12 50 (20.75%) SAN
13 46 (19.09%) Citrix
14 45 (18.67%) MS Excel
14 45 (18.67%) Firewall
15 44 (18.26%) Finance
15 44 (18.26%) SCOM
16 42 (17.43%) VMware Infrastructure
17 39 (16.18%) DNS
17 39 (16.18%) Exchange Server 2010
18 38 (15.77%) Windows Server 2003
19 37 (15.35%) Exchange Server 2013
20 36 (14.94%) HP
21 35 (14.52%) Microsoft Certification
22 34 (14.11%) Degree
23 33 (13.69%) Linux
23 33 (13.69%) Microsoft Azure
24 32 (13.28%) Office 365
24 32 (13.28%) SCDPM
24 32 (13.28%) SQL Server

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 65 (26.97%) MS Exchange
2 39 (16.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 37 (15.35%) Exchange Server 2013
4 21 (8.71%) IIS
5 19 (7.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 18 (7.47%) Apache
7 16 (6.64%) SharePoint
8 13 (5.39%) Lync
9 10 (4.15%) Tomcat
10 9 (3.73%) Apache Solr
11 5 (2.07%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (1.66%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (1.66%) WebSphere
13 3 (1.24%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (1.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.83%) Office Communications Server
14 2 (0.83%) Exchange Server 5.5
15 1 (0.41%) SAS
Applications
1 45 (18.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.90%) MS Office
3 1 (0.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (2.90%) Maximo
2 2 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (13.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (13.28%) Office 365
3 4 (1.66%) Google Apps
4 3 (1.24%) SaaS
5 2 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.83%) PaaS
5 2 (0.83%) IaaS
6 1 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 50 (20.75%) SAN
2 45 (18.67%) Firewall
3 39 (16.18%) DNS
4 22 (9.13%) Network Security
5 19 (7.88%) DHCP
6 18 (7.47%) WAN
6 18 (7.47%) NAS
7 17 (7.05%) LAN
8 16 (6.64%) TCP/IP
9 15 (6.22%) Internet
10 14 (5.81%) VoIP
10 14 (5.81%) Cisco ASA
11 12 (4.98%) BIG-IP
11 12 (4.98%) MPLS
12 9 (3.73%) Fibre Channel
13 8 (3.32%) Wireless
14 7 (2.90%) SSL
15 6 (2.49%) Unified Communications
16 5 (2.07%) VLAN
16 5 (2.07%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (13.28%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.81%) MySQL
3 9 (3.73%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.07%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.24%) Big Data
6 2 (0.83%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.83%) Couchbase
7 1 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.41%) Base SAS
General
1 44 (18.26%) Finance
2 9 (3.73%) Back Office
2 9 (3.73%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.66%) Retail
3 4 (1.66%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.24%) Advertising
4 3 (1.24%) Banking
5 2 (0.83%) Marketing
5 2 (0.83%) Electronics
5 2 (0.83%) Automotive
5 2 (0.83%) Law
5 2 (0.83%) Legal
6 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.07%) .NET
2 4 (1.66%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (1.66%) Middleware
3 3 (1.24%) Web Services
4 2 (0.83%) CSS
5 1 (0.41%) HTML
5 1 (0.41%) XML
5 1 (0.41%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.71%) Clustering
2 17 (7.05%) Computer Science
3 12 (4.98%) Replication
4 10 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (2.90%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.90%) CLARiiON
6 6 (2.49%) EMC Centera
6 6 (2.49%) Symmetrix DMX
7 5 (2.07%) Blackberry
8 4 (1.66%) CMDB
8 4 (1.66%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.24%) DataPower
9 3 (1.24%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.24%) Online Banking
9 3 (1.24%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.83%) CCTV
10 2 (0.83%) DTV
10 2 (0.83%) Open Source
11 1 (0.41%) Hedge funds
11 1 (0.41%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 143 (59.34%) Windows
2 68 (28.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 60 (24.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 38 (15.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 33 (13.69%) Linux
6 25 (10.37%) Windows 7
7 21 (8.71%) UNIX
8 12 (4.98%) Windows XP
9 10 (4.15%) Windows 8
10 9 (3.73%) Windows 2000
11 8 (3.32%) Solaris
12 5 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (1.66%) Debian
14 1 (0.41%) Android
14 1 (0.41%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (26.14%) ITIL
2 30 (12.45%) Service Delivery
3 27 (11.20%) Project Management
4 21 (8.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 18 (7.47%) Problem Management
6 15 (6.22%) Change Management
7 13 (5.39%) PRINCE2
7 13 (5.39%) Service Management
7 13 (5.39%) Migration
8 9 (3.73%) Asset Management
9 7 (2.90%) Change Control
9 7 (2.90%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (2.90%) Risk Management
9 7 (2.90%) Supplier Management
10 6 (2.49%) Incident Management
10 6 (2.49%) ERP
10 6 (2.49%) Configuration Management
10 6 (2.49%) Portfolio Management
10 6 (2.49%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (2.49%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (10.37%) SQL
2 13 (5.39%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.49%) VBScript
4 5 (2.07%) Shell Script
4 5 (2.07%) Perl
5 4 (1.66%) VB
6 2 (0.83%) Java
6 2 (0.83%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.41%) Bourne shell
7 1 (0.41%) C
7 1 (0.41%) Korn
Qualifications
1 35 (14.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (14.11%) Degree
3 32 (13.28%) Security Cleared
4 31 (12.86%) SC Cleared
5 27 (11.20%) MCSE
6 26 (10.79%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (6.22%) CCNP
8 12 (4.98%) CCNA
9 11 (4.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (3.73%) ITIL Certification
11 8 (3.32%) MCITP
12 6 (2.49%) MCP
13 5 (2.07%) CISSP
14 4 (1.66%) CCSE
14 4 (1.66%) CCA
14 4 (1.66%) Citrix Certification
15 3 (1.24%) MCSA
15 3 (1.24%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 1 (0.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 1 (0.41%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.47%) SLA
2 9 (3.73%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 75 (31.12%) Active Directory
2 53 (21.99%) Hyper-V
3 42 (17.43%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (11.20%) vSphere
5 26 (10.79%) VMware ESX
6 25 (10.37%) XenApp
7 21 (8.71%) Forefront TMG
8 12 (4.98%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (3.73%) Firmware
10 7 (2.90%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 6 (2.49%) XenDesktop
12 4 (1.66%) NFS
13 3 (1.24%) DFS Replication
13 3 (1.24%) MetaFrame
13 3 (1.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (1.24%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 2 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.83%) Samba
14 2 (0.83%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 51 (21.16%) SCCM
2 44 (18.26%) SCOM
3 32 (13.28%) SCDPM
4 31 (12.86%) SCVMM
5 29 (12.03%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 12 (4.98%) NetBackup
7 10 (4.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 8 (3.32%) Backup Exec
8 8 (3.32%) Cisco CUCM
9 7 (2.90%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 7 (2.90%) Tivoli
10 5 (2.07%) WSUS
11 4 (1.66%) EMC NetWorker
12 3 (1.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 3 (1.24%) Nagios
12 3 (1.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 2 (0.83%) Unicenter
13 2 (0.83%) Norton AntiVirus
14 1 (0.41%) SCSM
14 1 (0.41%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 122 (50.62%) VMware
2 91 (37.76%) Microsoft
3 52 (21.58%) Cisco
4 46 (19.09%) Citrix
5 36 (14.94%) HP
6 28 (11.62%) NetApp
7 26 (10.79%) EMC
8 18 (7.47%) Symantec
9 16 (6.64%) IBM
10 15 (6.22%) CheckPoint
11 11 (4.56%) SolarWinds
11 11 (4.56%) Blue Coat
12 10 (4.15%) Red Hat
12 10 (4.15%) Intel
13 9 (3.73%) hybris
13 9 (3.73%) ProCurve
14 8 (3.32%) Juniper
14 8 (3.32%) Veeam
15 7 (2.90%) F5
16 5 (2.07%) 3PAR
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