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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Support Specialist
Rank 850 851 860
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Specialist 26 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.015% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.026% 0.016% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 4
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +47.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £32,500 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £50,000 £38,900
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £45,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +25.00%
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
100964 96111 101551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.47% 94.56% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 83367 80755 87205
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 £26,520 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 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
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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 +25 11 £42,000 -6.66%
South East -11 5 - -
East of England - 5 £39,000 -
South West -19 3 £29,000 -24.67%
West Midlands -22 1 £37,000 +13.84%
North West - 1 £32,000 -
Infrastructure Support Specialist
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Infrastructure Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 39 (70.91%) Windows
2 31 (56.36%) ITIL
3 26 (47.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (34.55%) Finance
5 18 (32.73%) VMware
5 18 (32.73%) Citrix
6 17 (30.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (29.09%) Linux
8 14 (25.45%) Migration
9 12 (21.82%) Degree
9 12 (21.82%) ERP
9 12 (21.82%) Active Directory
10 11 (20.00%) Cisco
10 11 (20.00%) Problem Management
11 9 (16.36%) Replication
11 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
12 8 (14.55%) Service Delivery
12 8 (14.55%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (14.55%) Firewall
12 8 (14.55%) MS Exchange
12 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
12 8 (14.55%) Change Control
13 7 (12.73%) UNIX
13 7 (12.73%) SQL
13 7 (12.73%) VPN
14 6 (10.91%) HP
14 6 (10.91%) SAN
14 6 (10.91%) LAN
14 6 (10.91%) WAN
14 6 (10.91%) Apache

Infrastructure Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 8 (14.55%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.91%) Apache
3 4 (7.27%) WebLogic
4 3 (5.45%) WebSphere
4 3 (5.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.45%) Lync
4 3 (5.45%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.64%) IIS
5 2 (3.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.82%) JBoss
6 1 (1.82%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.64%) MS Office
3 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.55%) Firewall
2 7 (12.73%) VPN
3 6 (10.91%) LAN
3 6 (10.91%) WAN
3 6 (10.91%) SAN
4 5 (9.09%) LDAP
4 5 (9.09%) SSL
5 3 (5.45%) DNS
5 3 (5.45%) DHCP
5 3 (5.45%) VLAN
6 2 (3.64%) FTP
6 2 (3.64%) VoIP
7 1 (1.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.55%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.45%) MySQL
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
General
1 19 (34.55%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.36%) Replication
2 5 (9.09%) Clustering
3 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.45%) iSeries
4 3 (5.45%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 39 (70.91%) Windows
2 26 (47.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (30.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (29.09%) Linux
5 7 (12.73%) UNIX
6 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (9.09%) Windows 7
8 3 (5.45%) OS/400
9 2 (3.64%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (56.36%) ITIL
2 14 (25.45%) Migration
3 12 (21.82%) ERP
4 11 (20.00%) Problem Management
5 8 (14.55%) Service Delivery
5 8 (14.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (14.55%) Change Control
6 6 (10.91%) Incident Management
7 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (9.09%) Service Management
8 4 (7.27%) Information Security
9 3 (5.45%) Cyber Security
9 3 (5.45%) ITIL V3
10 2 (3.64%) Business Continuity Management
10 2 (3.64%) Business Continuity
10 2 (3.64%) Change Management
11 1 (1.82%) Risk Management
11 1 (1.82%) CRM
11 1 (1.82%) Performance Management
11 1 (1.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.73%) SQL
2 6 (10.91%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.45%) VBScript
4 1 (1.82%) Korn
4 1 (1.82%) Java
4 1 (1.82%) Perl
4 1 (1.82%) C-shell
4 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (21.82%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
2 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) MCSE
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (21.82%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.45%) Terminal Server
2 3 (5.45%) vSphere
2 3 (5.45%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.82%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (5.45%) SCCM
2 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (32.73%) Citrix
1 18 (32.73%) VMware
2 11 (20.00%) Cisco
3 9 (16.36%) Microsoft
4 6 (10.91%) HP
5 5 (9.09%) Oracle
6 3 (5.45%) IBM
6 3 (5.45%) Intel
6 3 (5.45%) RightFax
7 2 (3.64%) Avaya
7 2 (3.64%) NetApp
8 1 (1.82%) Lotus
8 1 (1.82%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.82%) Symantec
8 1 (1.82%) Sophos
8 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.82%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.82%) Acronis
8 1 (1.82%) Juniper
8 1 (1.82%) Sybase