The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Support 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 Support Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Support Specialist
Rank 884 914 877
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -37
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Specialist 27 5 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.029% 0.005% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.030% 0.005% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 24 5 14
Average salary £33,750 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,850 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £46,200 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £32,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -34.35%
Infrastructure Support 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
91034 94080 92393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.14% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 77282 78659 75191
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Infrastructure Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Specialist in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

Infrastructure Support Specialist
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Specialist across the England region.

Infrastructure Support Specialist Salary Trend in England

Infrastructure Support Specialist
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Specialist across the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Infrastructure Support Specialist Salary Histogram in England

Infrastructure Support 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 Support Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
North West +15 12 £28,000 -12.50% 1
London +12 12 £70,000 +55.55%
West Midlands - 2 £38,000 -
South East - 1 - -
Infrastructure Support Specialist
UK

Infrastructure Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Infrastructure Support 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 Support Specialist in their job title.

1 26 (60.47%) Windows
2 25 (58.14%) Active Directory
3 23 (53.49%) Lync
4 21 (48.84%) MCSE
4 21 (48.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (46.51%) DNS
6 18 (41.86%) Windows Server
7 16 (37.21%) DHCP
7 16 (37.21%) HP
8 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
8 15 (34.88%) MS Exchange
9 13 (30.23%) Exchange Server 2007
10 12 (27.91%) Oracle
10 12 (27.91%) IBM
10 12 (27.91%) Dell
10 12 (27.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 12 (27.91%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
10 12 (27.91%) Finance
10 12 (27.91%) Exchange Server 2013
11 10 (23.26%) Service Delivery
12 9 (20.93%) Banking
13 8 (18.60%) RightFax
14 7 (16.28%) SCCM
14 7 (16.28%) SCOM
14 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2010
14 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
14 7 (16.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (13.95%) Firewall
15 6 (13.95%) Cisco

Infrastructure Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the England region that cited Infrastructure Support 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 Support Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (53.49%) Lync
2 15 (34.88%) MS Exchange
3 13 (30.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (27.91%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (27.91%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
5 7 (16.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (11.63%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (2.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (13.95%) Office 365
2 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (46.51%) DNS
2 16 (37.21%) DHCP
3 6 (13.95%) Firewall
4 2 (4.65%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (4.65%) Cisco ISE
4 2 (4.65%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (4.65%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (4.65%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (4.65%) Internet
4 2 (4.65%) LAN
4 2 (4.65%) Network Security
4 2 (4.65%) PSTN
4 2 (4.65%) SAN
4 2 (4.65%) VPN
4 2 (4.65%) WAN
5 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.33%) VLAN
5 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 12 (27.91%) Finance
2 9 (20.93%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Blackberry
1 5 (11.63%) Hedge funds
2 2 (4.65%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (4.65%) Online Banking
2 2 (4.65%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) BYOD
3 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 26 (60.47%) Windows
2 18 (41.86%) Windows Server
3 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (11.63%) Windows 7
6 4 (9.30%) Linux
6 4 (9.30%) Windows 8
7 3 (6.98%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.26%) Service Delivery
2 6 (13.95%) ITIL
3 5 (11.63%) Asset Management
4 4 (9.30%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (6.98%) CRM
5 3 (6.98%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.65%) B2B
6 2 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.65%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (4.65%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.65%) WFM
7 1 (2.33%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.33%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.33%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) Perl
1 2 (4.65%) PHP
1 2 (4.65%) Python
1 2 (4.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (48.84%) MCSE
1 21 (48.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (6.98%) CCNP
2 3 (6.98%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (58.14%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.95%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.65%) Firmware
5 1 (2.33%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (2.33%) Terminal Server
5 1 (2.33%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (27.91%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 7 (16.28%) SCCM
2 7 (16.28%) SCOM
3 5 (11.63%) Control-M
4 2 (4.65%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (4.65%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (4.65%) Cisco UCCE
4 2 (4.65%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (4.65%) Endace
4 2 (4.65%) Nagios
4 2 (4.65%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (2.33%) SCSM
5 1 (2.33%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) HP
2 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
3 12 (27.91%) Dell
3 12 (27.91%) IBM
3 12 (27.91%) Oracle
4 8 (18.60%) RightFax
5 6 (13.95%) Cisco
6 5 (11.63%) BMC
6 5 (11.63%) Citrix
6 5 (11.63%) VMware
7 4 (9.30%) Juniper
8 3 (6.98%) Palo Alto
9 2 (4.65%) CA
9 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
9 2 (4.65%) Intel
9 2 (4.65%) Lancope
9 2 (4.65%) McAfee
9 2 (4.65%) NetApp
9 2 (4.65%) SafeCom
9 2 (4.65%) Verint
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