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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 697 754 784
Rank change year-on-year
+57 +30
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 173 147 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.17% 0.13% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.14% 0.085%
Number of salaries quoted 131 121 66
Average salary £44,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +8.97%
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
98006 104685 98144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.71% 94.59% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80950 85693 82553
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,988
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 27 April 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 April 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 +47 50 £60,000 +20.00%
South East +15 44 £44,500 +9.87% 3
North West +10 24 £34,000 -9.33% 1
East of England +44 22 £44,500 -1.11% 1
Yorkshire +7 19 £32,500 -31.57%
South West -24 5 £40,250 -10.55%
East Midlands +6 3 £34,500 -17.85%
Infrastructure Specialist
UK

Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 156 (54.74%) Windows
2 144 (50.53%) VMware
3 102 (35.79%) Microsoft
4 84 (29.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 82 (28.77%) MS Exchange
6 81 (28.42%) ITIL
7 79 (27.72%) Active Directory
8 63 (22.11%) SCCM
9 62 (21.75%) DNS
10 60 (21.05%) Finance
10 60 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
11 56 (19.65%) Windows Server 2003
12 55 (19.30%) Cisco
13 53 (18.60%) Citrix
14 49 (17.19%) SAN
15 48 (16.84%) MS Excel
16 46 (16.14%) Exchange Server 2010
17 45 (15.79%) Hyper-V
18 44 (15.44%) VMware Infrastructure
18 44 (15.44%) Exchange Server 2013
19 39 (13.68%) SLA
19 39 (13.68%) SCOM
20 38 (13.33%) VMware ESX
21 37 (12.98%) Linux
22 35 (12.28%) Firewall
22 35 (12.28%) Office 365
23 34 (11.93%) HP
23 34 (11.93%) Project Management
24 33 (11.58%) Internet
24 33 (11.58%) XenApp

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 82 (28.77%) MS Exchange
2 46 (16.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 44 (15.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 27 (9.47%) Apache
5 24 (8.42%) Exchange Server 2007
5 24 (8.42%) Lync
6 17 (5.96%) IIS
7 10 (3.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 9 (3.16%) SharePoint
9 5 (1.75%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.75%) Tomcat
9 5 (1.75%) Apache Solr
10 3 (1.05%) Office Communications Server
11 2 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.35%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 48 (16.84%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.11%) Maximo
1 6 (2.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 35 (12.28%) Office 365
2 24 (8.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.81%) SaaS
4 7 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (1.40%) Google Apps
6 3 (1.05%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.70%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.70%) PaaS
7 2 (0.70%) IaaS
8 1 (0.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.35%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 62 (21.75%) DNS
2 49 (17.19%) SAN
3 35 (12.28%) Firewall
4 33 (11.58%) Internet
5 27 (9.47%) Network Security
6 21 (7.37%) TCP/IP
7 18 (6.32%) DHCP
7 18 (6.32%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (5.61%) NAS
8 16 (5.61%) SMTP
8 16 (5.61%) LAN
9 15 (5.26%) WAN
10 12 (4.21%) VoIP
11 11 (3.86%) MPLS
12 10 (3.51%) Fibre Channel
12 10 (3.51%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 8 (2.81%) Unified Communications
13 8 (2.81%) BIG-IP
14 7 (2.46%) Kerberos
15 5 (1.75%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (9.12%) MySQL
2 22 (7.72%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.11%) NoSQL
3 6 (2.11%) Couchbase
4 5 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.40%) Big Data
6 2 (0.70%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (1.40%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (0.35%) InstallShield
General
1 60 (21.05%) Finance
2 22 (7.72%) Banking
3 17 (5.96%) Retail
3 17 (5.96%) Back Office
4 13 (4.56%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.81%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.11%) Marketing
6 6 (2.11%) Electronics
7 4 (1.40%) Advertising
8 3 (1.05%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.70%) Automotive
9 2 (0.70%) Legal
9 2 (0.70%) Local Government
10 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.16%) Web Services
2 6 (2.11%) .NET
2 6 (2.11%) Middleware
3 5 (1.75%) WebSphere MQ
4 4 (1.40%) Application Packaging
5 2 (0.70%) HTML
5 2 (0.70%) XML
6 1 (0.35%) CSS
6 1 (0.35%) X-Windows
6 1 (0.35%) LAMP
6 1 (0.35%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.42%) Clustering
2 19 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 14 (4.91%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (3.16%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.46%) Replication
6 6 (2.11%) DTV
7 5 (1.75%) Online Banking
7 5 (1.75%) DataPower
8 4 (1.40%) CMDB
8 4 (1.40%) Fat Client
8 4 (1.40%) Mainframe
8 4 (1.40%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.05%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.70%) Blackberry
10 2 (0.70%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.70%) CCTV
10 2 (0.70%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.70%) Open Source
10 2 (0.70%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.70%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 156 (54.74%) Windows
2 84 (29.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 60 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 56 (19.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 37 (12.98%) Linux
6 32 (11.23%) Windows 7
7 27 (9.47%) Windows XP
8 26 (9.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 25 (8.77%) Windows 2000
10 22 (7.72%) Debian
11 15 (5.26%) UNIX
12 8 (2.81%) Solaris
13 5 (1.75%) AIX
13 5 (1.75%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.35%) SUSE
14 1 (0.35%) HPUX
14 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (28.42%) ITIL
2 34 (11.93%) Project Management
3 30 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 27 (9.47%) Change Management
5 19 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 17 (5.96%) PRINCE2
7 15 (5.26%) Web Application Development
8 14 (4.91%) Problem Management
9 10 (3.51%) CRM
10 9 (3.16%) Service Management
10 9 (3.16%) Capacity Planning
11 8 (2.81%) Configuration Management
12 7 (2.46%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (2.46%) E-Commerce
12 7 (2.46%) Mentoring
13 6 (2.11%) People Management
13 6 (2.11%) SABSA
13 6 (2.11%) Performance Analysis
13 6 (2.11%) Portfolio Management
13 6 (2.11%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 27 (9.47%) Perl
2 22 (7.72%) SQL
2 22 (7.72%) PowerShell
3 15 (5.26%) VBScript
3 15 (5.26%) VB
4 4 (1.40%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.05%) Python
6 2 (0.70%) R
6 2 (0.70%) Java
7 1 (0.35%) C
7 1 (0.35%) sed
7 1 (0.35%) AWK
Qualifications
1 31 (10.88%) Security Cleared
2 26 (9.12%) SC Cleared
3 25 (8.77%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (8.77%) Degree
4 21 (7.37%) ITIL Certification
5 20 (7.02%) MCSE
6 16 (5.61%) CCNP
7 9 (3.16%) CCNA
8 7 (2.46%) MCP
9 6 (2.11%) CISSP
9 6 (2.11%) MCITP
10 5 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (1.40%) CCSE
11 4 (1.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (1.40%) DV Cleared
12 3 (1.05%) MCSA
12 3 (1.05%) Citrix Certification
13 2 (0.70%) CCEA
14 1 (0.35%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (13.68%) SLA
2 11 (3.86%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.75%) QA
5 4 (1.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 79 (27.72%) Active Directory
2 45 (15.79%) Hyper-V
3 44 (15.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 38 (13.33%) VMware ESX
5 33 (11.58%) XenApp
6 21 (7.37%) Forefront TMG
6 21 (7.37%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (6.32%) vSphere
8 17 (5.96%) NFS
8 17 (5.96%) Samba
9 16 (5.61%) iptables
10 12 (4.21%) VMware Server
11 9 (3.16%) Postfix
12 7 (2.46%) VMware Workstation
13 6 (2.11%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
13 6 (2.11%) XenServer
14 5 (1.75%) XenDesktop
15 4 (1.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 2 (0.70%) ISA Server
16 2 (0.70%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 63 (22.11%) SCCM
2 39 (13.68%) SCOM
3 22 (7.72%) SCVMM
4 21 (7.37%) SCDPM
5 19 (6.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 13 (4.56%) NetBackup
7 10 (3.51%) WSUS
8 8 (2.81%) Cisco CUCM
8 8 (2.81%) Backup Exec
9 7 (2.46%) EMC NetWorker
10 6 (2.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 6 (2.11%) Unicenter
10 6 (2.11%) Tivoli
10 6 (2.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 5 (1.75%) Nagios
12 3 (1.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 2 (0.70%) OpenView
13 2 (0.70%) Puppet
14 1 (0.35%) SCSM
14 1 (0.35%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 144 (50.53%) VMware
2 102 (35.79%) Microsoft
3 55 (19.30%) Cisco
4 53 (18.60%) Citrix
5 34 (11.93%) HP
6 32 (11.23%) NetApp
7 27 (9.47%) EMC
8 16 (5.61%) CheckPoint
8 16 (5.61%) Symantec
8 16 (5.61%) SolarWinds
9 14 (4.91%) F5
10 13 (4.56%) IBM
10 13 (4.56%) Oracle
11 11 (3.86%) Blue Coat
11 11 (3.86%) 3PAR
12 10 (3.51%) Red Hat
12 10 (3.51%) SAP
12 10 (3.51%) CA
12 10 (3.51%) CommVault
13 9 (3.16%) Brocade
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