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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 749 737 770
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +33
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 130 97 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.099% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.10% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 108 79 85
Average salary £43,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £24,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,995 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.67% -8.90%
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
100759 92707 104130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.40% 94.26% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82433 77843 89539
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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 -5 37 £43,000 +22.85% 3
London -23 34 £49,000 +8.88% 3
Yorkshire -16 19 £40,000 - 1
East of England -12 10 £50,000 +14.28% 2
East Midlands - 10 £43,250 - 3
South West -8 8 £34,750 -15.75% 4
North West -24 8 £50,000 -6.54% 5
West Midlands -36 4 £39,500 +9.72% 1
Infrastructure Specialist
UK

Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 (57.24%) Windows
2 140 (47.14%) VMware
3 105 (35.35%) Microsoft
4 104 (35.02%) Active Directory
5 98 (33.00%) ITIL
6 85 (28.62%) Cisco
7 84 (28.28%) VMware Infrastructure
8 77 (25.93%) MS Exchange
9 74 (24.92%) SAN
10 70 (23.57%) Windows Server 2008
11 60 (20.20%) Microsoft Certification
12 55 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
13 53 (17.85%) Citrix
14 52 (17.51%) Finance
15 49 (16.50%) Windows Server 2003
15 49 (16.50%) Hyper-V
16 48 (16.16%) Replication
17 47 (15.82%) Disaster Recovery
17 47 (15.82%) Linux
18 46 (15.49%) SCCM
19 42 (14.14%) Lync
19 42 (14.14%) VMware ESX
19 42 (14.14%) Clustering
20 41 (13.80%) Degree
20 41 (13.80%) SharePoint
20 41 (13.80%) SCOM
20 41 (13.80%) Security Cleared
21 40 (13.47%) Exchange Server 2013
22 39 (13.13%) SC Cleared
22 39 (13.13%) NetApp

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 77 (25.93%) MS Exchange
2 42 (14.14%) Lync
3 41 (13.80%) SharePoint
4 40 (13.47%) Exchange Server 2013
5 34 (11.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 30 (10.10%) SharePoint Server
7 18 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
8 14 (4.71%) IIS
9 11 (3.70%) Tomcat
10 10 (3.37%) Apache
11 8 (2.69%) WebSphere
11 8 (2.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (1.35%) WebLogic
14 3 (1.01%) WebSphere Portal
14 3 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
15 2 (0.67%) IBM HTTP Server
15 2 (0.67%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.67%) SAS
Applications
1 31 (10.44%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.36%) MS Office
3 3 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (5.05%) Maximo
2 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (10.77%) Office 365
2 2 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.34%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (0.34%) SaaS
3 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.34%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 74 (24.92%) SAN
2 35 (11.78%) Unified Communications
3 33 (11.11%) NAS
4 31 (10.44%) Network Security
5 27 (9.09%) DNS
6 26 (8.75%) WAN
7 25 (8.42%) Firewall
8 24 (8.08%) LAN
9 23 (7.74%) DHCP
10 19 (6.40%) Internet
11 13 (4.38%) LDAP
12 10 (3.37%) VoIP
13 8 (2.69%) VPN
14 7 (2.36%) SNMP
14 7 (2.36%) Wireless
15 6 (2.02%) VLAN
15 6 (2.02%) TCP/IP
15 6 (2.02%) SSL
15 6 (2.02%) iSCSI
16 5 (1.68%) DMVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (11.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.35%) MySQL
3 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (0.67%) Base SAS
5 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.34%) DB2
5 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.34%) Build Forge
2 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.34%) Ant
General
1 52 (17.51%) Finance
2 16 (5.39%) Back Office
3 5 (1.68%) Manufacturing
3 5 (1.68%) Advertising
4 4 (1.35%) Law
5 2 (0.67%) Banking
5 2 (0.67%) Retail
5 2 (0.67%) Electronics
5 2 (0.67%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.67%) Games
6 1 (0.34%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.67%) Middleware
1 2 (0.67%) HTML
2 1 (0.34%) .NET
2 1 (0.34%) COM
2 1 (0.34%) CSS
2 1 (0.34%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 48 (16.16%) Replication
2 42 (14.14%) Clustering
3 30 (10.10%) Computer Science
4 25 (8.42%) Firmware
5 24 (8.08%) Symmetrix DMX
5 24 (8.08%) CLARiiON
5 24 (8.08%) EMC Centera
6 17 (5.72%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (3.70%) Enterprise Storage
7 11 (3.70%) Management Information System
8 10 (3.37%) Blackberry
9 7 (2.36%) Statistics
10 5 (1.68%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (1.35%) PKI
12 3 (1.01%) iSeries
13 2 (0.67%) Data Protection Act
13 2 (0.67%) Fat Client
13 2 (0.67%) BBC
13 2 (0.67%) iDTV
13 2 (0.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 170 (57.24%) Windows
2 70 (23.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 55 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 49 (16.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 47 (15.82%) Linux
6 36 (12.12%) UNIX
7 25 (8.42%) Windows 7
8 18 (6.06%) Windows XP
9 16 (5.39%) Windows 2000
10 7 (2.36%) HPUX
11 4 (1.35%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.01%) Oracle Linux
12 3 (1.01%) OS/400
12 3 (1.01%) Solaris
13 2 (0.67%) AIX
14 1 (0.34%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (33.00%) ITIL
2 47 (15.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 28 (9.43%) Asset Management
4 22 (7.41%) E-Commerce
4 22 (7.41%) Problem Management
5 21 (7.07%) Service Management
6 14 (4.71%) Migration
7 10 (3.37%) Change Management
7 10 (3.37%) Load Balancing
8 9 (3.03%) Data Management
9 8 (2.69%) Supplier Management
9 8 (2.69%) ERP
9 8 (2.69%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (2.36%) WAN Optimisation
10 7 (2.36%) Change Control
10 7 (2.36%) Project Management
11 6 (2.02%) Incident Management
11 6 (2.02%) Service Delivery
11 6 (2.02%) Information Security
11 6 (2.02%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (7.07%) SQL
2 12 (4.04%) PowerShell
3 8 (2.69%) Shell Script
4 5 (1.68%) C
5 4 (1.35%) Korn
5 4 (1.35%) Java
5 4 (1.35%) Perl
5 4 (1.35%) VBScript
6 3 (1.01%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.67%) Jython
7 2 (0.67%) PowerHouse
7 2 (0.67%) C-shell
8 1 (0.34%) Bourne shell
8 1 (0.34%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.34%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.34%) C#
Qualifications
1 60 (20.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (13.80%) Degree
2 41 (13.80%) Security Cleared
3 39 (13.13%) SC Cleared
4 24 (8.08%) MCSE
5 21 (7.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 19 (6.40%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (4.71%) CCNP
7 14 (4.71%) MCP
8 13 (4.38%) MCSA
8 13 (4.38%) CCNA
8 13 (4.38%) MCITP
9 6 (2.02%) CCSE
9 6 (2.02%) DV Cleared
10 3 (1.01%) CCA
10 3 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.67%) IBM Certification
11 2 (0.67%) VCP5
12 1 (0.34%) VCP4
12 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (8.75%) SLA
2 9 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.67%) QA
4 1 (0.34%) HL7
System Software
1 104 (35.02%) Active Directory
2 84 (28.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (16.50%) Hyper-V
4 42 (14.14%) VMware ESX
5 36 (12.12%) vSphere
6 28 (9.43%) XenApp
7 22 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (5.05%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
9 9 (3.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 7 (2.36%) XenServer
10 7 (2.36%) XenDesktop
11 5 (1.68%) DFS Replication
12 3 (1.01%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.67%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.67%) Terminal Services
14 1 (0.34%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 1 (0.34%) MetaFrame
14 1 (0.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 1 (0.34%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.34%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 46 (15.49%) SCCM
2 41 (13.80%) SCOM
3 31 (10.44%) SCVMM
4 30 (10.10%) SCDPM
4 30 (10.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 19 (6.40%) Tivoli
6 15 (5.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 15 (5.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 10 (3.37%) NetBackup
8 6 (2.02%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (1.35%) HP SIM
10 2 (0.67%) BladeLogic
10 2 (0.67%) Backup Exec
10 2 (0.67%) Tivoli Identity Manager
10 2 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (0.67%) Puppet
10 2 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
11 1 (0.34%) Pingdom
11 1 (0.34%) ZABBIX
11 1 (0.34%) Nagios
Vendors
1 140 (47.14%) VMware
2 105 (35.35%) Microsoft
3 85 (28.62%) Cisco
4 53 (17.85%) Citrix
5 39 (13.13%) NetApp
6 38 (12.79%) HP
7 32 (10.77%) EMC
8 26 (8.75%) Intel
9 24 (8.08%) Symantec
9 24 (8.08%) IBM
10 10 (3.37%) Oracle
11 7 (2.36%) F5
11 7 (2.36%) Riverbed
11 7 (2.36%) CheckPoint
11 7 (2.36%) Mitel
12 6 (2.02%) Blue Coat
12 6 (2.02%) McAfee
13 5 (1.68%) Infoblox
13 5 (1.68%) Imperva
13 5 (1.68%) ProCurve
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Car Allowance + bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bonus, pension, and additional
Posted: Yesterday
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £38000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £49000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
LA International
Salary: £39000 - £42500 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: Circa £85k OTE £140K, Car Allowance, Health, Pension, Life
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + competitive, negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Nottingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £32000.00 - £37000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago