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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 683 754 787
Rank change year-on-year
+71 +33
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 171 135 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.12% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.13% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 140 118 54
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,300 £31,650
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £53,950
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.77% +20.71%
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
94314 103747 96405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 78324 85889 81068
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 £27,000 £27,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +66 48 £60,000 +20.00% 3
South East +18 47 £44,500 +9.87% 5
East of England +33 21 £44,500 +14.10% 4
North West +1 17 £30,000 -32.58% 2
Yorkshire -6 15 £30,000 -29.41%
South West -9 6 £40,000 -
East Midlands -1 5 £37,500 -10.17%
West Midlands -12 4 £27,250 -39.44% 1
Infrastructure Specialist
UK

Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 170 (56.11%) Windows
2 165 (54.46%) VMware
3 107 (35.31%) Microsoft
4 97 (32.01%) Active Directory
5 87 (28.71%) MS Exchange
5 87 (28.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 86 (28.38%) ITIL
7 68 (22.44%) Citrix
8 66 (21.78%) SCCM
9 65 (21.45%) DNS
10 64 (21.12%) Windows Server 2003
11 61 (20.13%) Finance
12 59 (19.47%) SAN
13 58 (19.14%) Windows Server 2012
14 55 (18.15%) Cisco
15 52 (17.16%) VMware Infrastructure
16 45 (14.85%) Hyper-V
17 44 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2010
18 43 (14.19%) MS Excel
19 42 (13.86%) SLA
20 41 (13.53%) EMC
20 41 (13.53%) Internet
20 41 (13.53%) HP
20 41 (13.53%) VMware ESX
21 38 (12.54%) Linux
21 38 (12.54%) XenApp
21 38 (12.54%) Windows 7
22 37 (12.21%) NetApp
23 36 (11.88%) Exchange Server 2013
24 35 (11.55%) SCOM

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 87 (28.71%) MS Exchange
2 44 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (11.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 28 (9.24%) Apache
4 28 (9.24%) Lync
5 25 (8.25%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (3.96%) IIS
7 11 (3.63%) SharePoint
8 10 (3.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (1.65%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.65%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.66%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.33%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.33%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 43 (14.19%) MS Excel
2 16 (5.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (1.98%) Maximo
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 34 (11.22%) Office 365
2 23 (7.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (3.30%) SaaS
4 7 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.65%) PaaS
7 4 (1.32%) IaaS
8 3 (0.99%) Google Apps
8 3 (0.99%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (0.33%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 65 (21.45%) DNS
2 59 (19.47%) SAN
3 41 (13.53%) Internet
4 33 (10.89%) Firewall
5 25 (8.25%) Network Security
6 22 (7.26%) SMTP
7 21 (6.93%) LAN
8 20 (6.60%) WAN
8 20 (6.60%) TCP/IP
9 17 (5.61%) DHCP
10 15 (4.95%) Fibre Channel
10 15 (4.95%) NAS
11 14 (4.62%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (3.63%) VoIP
13 10 (3.30%) Unified Communications
14 9 (2.97%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 8 (2.64%) MPLS
16 7 (2.31%) Kerberos
17 6 (1.98%) Wireless
17 6 (1.98%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.57%) SQL Server
2 28 (9.24%) MySQL
3 11 (3.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (3.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.31%) Couchbase
4 7 (2.31%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.32%) Big Data
6 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.33%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (1.65%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (0.66%) MSI
3 1 (0.33%) InstallShield
General
1 61 (20.13%) Finance
2 26 (8.58%) Banking
3 19 (6.27%) Back Office
4 17 (5.61%) Retail
5 9 (2.97%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.64%) Telecoms
7 7 (2.31%) Marketing
7 7 (2.31%) Electronics
8 5 (1.65%) Advertising
9 4 (1.32%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.66%) Legal
11 2 (0.66%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.66%) Automotive
11 2 (0.66%) Local Government
12 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.33%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.30%) Web Services
2 6 (1.98%) Application Packaging
3 5 (1.65%) Middleware
3 5 (1.65%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (0.99%) X-Windows
4 3 (0.99%) SAP Basis
5 2 (0.66%) XML
5 2 (0.66%) HTML
5 2 (0.66%) .NET
6 1 (0.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.58%) Clustering
2 17 (5.61%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (3.96%) Hybrid Cloud
4 8 (2.64%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.31%) DTV
5 7 (2.31%) Mainframe
5 7 (2.31%) Thin Client
5 7 (2.31%) Replication
5 7 (2.31%) Fat Client
6 5 (1.65%) Online Banking
6 5 (1.65%) DataPower
7 3 (0.99%) Blackberry
7 3 (0.99%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.99%) CMDB
7 3 (0.99%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.66%) Open Source
8 2 (0.66%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.66%) CCTV
9 1 (0.33%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 170 (56.11%) Windows
2 87 (28.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 64 (21.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 58 (19.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 38 (12.54%) Linux
5 38 (12.54%) Windows 7
6 32 (10.56%) Windows XP
6 32 (10.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 30 (9.90%) Windows 2000
8 26 (8.58%) Debian
9 8 (2.64%) UNIX
10 7 (2.31%) AIX
11 5 (1.65%) Solaris
12 4 (1.32%) Windows 8
13 3 (0.99%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.33%) HPUX
14 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.33%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (28.38%) ITIL
2 32 (10.56%) Project Management
3 26 (8.58%) Change Management
4 24 (7.92%) Service Delivery
5 19 (6.27%) Web Application Development
6 16 (5.28%) Disaster Recovery
6 16 (5.28%) PRINCE2
7 14 (4.62%) Problem Management
8 11 (3.63%) E-Commerce
9 10 (3.30%) CRM
10 8 (2.64%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (2.64%) Load Balancing
11 7 (2.31%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (2.31%) Service Management
11 7 (2.31%) Migration
11 7 (2.31%) Programme Management
11 7 (2.31%) Digital Marketing
11 7 (2.31%) Mentoring
12 6 (1.98%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (1.98%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 31 (10.23%) Perl
2 27 (8.91%) SQL
3 26 (8.58%) PowerShell
4 19 (6.27%) VBScript
5 18 (5.94%) VB
6 4 (1.32%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.99%) Python
8 2 (0.66%) R
9 1 (0.33%) C
9 1 (0.33%) Java
9 1 (0.33%) AWK
9 1 (0.33%) sed
Qualifications
1 28 (9.24%) Security Cleared
2 22 (7.26%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (6.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (6.93%) ITIL Certification
3 21 (6.93%) Degree
4 19 (6.27%) SC Cleared
4 19 (6.27%) MCSE
5 13 (4.29%) CCNP
6 9 (2.97%) CCNA
7 7 (2.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (1.65%) CISSP
8 5 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (1.65%) MCITP
8 5 (1.65%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.99%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (0.99%) MCP
9 3 (0.99%) CCSE
10 2 (0.66%) MCSA
10 2 (0.66%) CCEA
11 1 (0.33%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (13.86%) SLA
2 11 (3.63%) PCI DSS
3 7 (2.31%) QA
4 6 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 97 (32.01%) Active Directory
2 52 (17.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (14.85%) Hyper-V
4 41 (13.53%) VMware ESX
5 38 (12.54%) XenApp
6 28 (9.24%) VMware ESXi
7 23 (7.59%) vSphere
8 21 (6.93%) Samba
9 20 (6.60%) NFS
9 20 (6.60%) iptables
10 14 (4.62%) Forefront TMG
11 13 (4.29%) VMware Server
12 10 (3.30%) Postfix
13 9 (2.97%) XenServer
14 7 (2.31%) VMware Workstation
15 6 (1.98%) XenDesktop
15 6 (1.98%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 3 (0.99%) Terminal Server
16 3 (0.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 3 (0.99%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 66 (21.78%) SCCM
2 35 (11.55%) SCOM
3 15 (4.95%) SCVMM
4 14 (4.62%) SCDPM
5 12 (3.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 10 (3.30%) WSUS
6 10 (3.30%) NetBackup
7 8 (2.64%) EMC NetWorker
8 7 (2.31%) Backup Exec
9 6 (1.98%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 6 (1.98%) Unicenter
9 6 (1.98%) Tivoli
9 6 (1.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 5 (1.65%) Nagios
10 5 (1.65%) Cisco CUCM
11 3 (0.99%) Puppet
11 3 (0.99%) Casper Suite
12 2 (0.66%) OpenView
13 1 (0.33%) SCOrch
13 1 (0.33%) SCSM
Vendors
1 165 (54.46%) VMware
2 107 (35.31%) Microsoft
3 68 (22.44%) Citrix
4 55 (18.15%) Cisco
5 41 (13.53%) EMC
5 41 (13.53%) HP
6 37 (12.21%) NetApp
7 18 (5.94%) Symantec
8 15 (4.95%) SolarWinds
9 14 (4.62%) Oracle
10 13 (4.29%) IBM
10 13 (4.29%) CheckPoint
10 13 (4.29%) F5
11 12 (3.96%) SAP
12 10 (3.30%) 3PAR
12 10 (3.30%) Red Hat
12 10 (3.30%) CA
13 9 (2.97%) McAfee
13 9 (2.97%) CommVault
14 8 (2.64%) Brocade
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