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 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 Support Specialist
Rank 859 806 881
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +75
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Specialist 20 28 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.019% 0.028% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.030% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 13 27 2
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £21,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £32,500 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.56%
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
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 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 18 September 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 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
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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
South East -12 9 £42,500 +102.38%
London -35 5 £48,500 +7.77%
South West - 4 £29,000 -
West Midlands -32 2 £32,500 -7.14%
Infrastructure Support Specialist
UK

Infrastructure Support 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 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 30 (69.77%) Windows
2 23 (53.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (51.16%) ITIL
4 18 (41.86%) Finance
5 15 (34.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (32.56%) Linux
7 13 (30.23%) Active Directory
8 11 (25.58%) MS Exchange
8 11 (25.58%) Citrix
9 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
9 10 (23.26%) Cisco
9 10 (23.26%) VMware
9 10 (23.26%) Degree
10 8 (18.60%) ERP
10 8 (18.60%) UNIX
10 8 (18.60%) Migration
11 7 (16.28%) Firewall
11 7 (16.28%) SAN
11 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
11 7 (16.28%) VPN
11 7 (16.28%) Replication
11 7 (16.28%) Change Control
11 7 (16.28%) PowerShell
12 6 (13.95%) Problem Management
12 6 (13.95%) Information Security
12 6 (13.95%) LDAP
12 6 (13.95%) Apache
12 6 (13.95%) SQL
12 6 (13.95%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management

Infrastructure Support 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 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 11 (25.58%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.95%) Apache
3 4 (9.30%) WebLogic
4 3 (6.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (6.98%) Lync
4 3 (6.98%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.33%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.33%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.30%) MS Office
3 3 (6.98%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 7 (16.28%) Firewall
1 7 (16.28%) SAN
1 7 (16.28%) VPN
2 6 (13.95%) LDAP
3 5 (11.63%) LAN
3 5 (11.63%) WAN
3 5 (11.63%) SSL
4 4 (9.30%) DHCP
4 4 (9.30%) DNS
5 3 (6.98%) VoIP
6 2 (4.65%) VLAN
7 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) MySQL
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
General
1 18 (41.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.33%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Replication
2 4 (9.30%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.98%) iSeries
4 1 (2.33%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.33%) PKI
4 1 (2.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 30 (69.77%) Windows
2 23 (53.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (34.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (32.56%) Linux
5 8 (18.60%) UNIX
6 5 (11.63%) Windows 7
6 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (6.98%) OS/400
8 1 (2.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (51.16%) ITIL
2 8 (18.60%) ERP
2 8 (18.60%) Migration
3 7 (16.28%) Change Control
4 6 (13.95%) Problem Management
4 6 (13.95%) Information Security
4 6 (13.95%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (11.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (11.63%) Service Management
6 4 (9.30%) Business Continuity Management
6 4 (9.30%) Business Continuity
6 4 (9.30%) Incident Management
7 3 (6.98%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.98%) Cyber Security
7 3 (6.98%) ITIL V3
8 2 (4.65%) Change Management
9 1 (2.33%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.33%) Data Management
9 1 (2.33%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (2.33%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.28%) PowerShell
2 6 (13.95%) SQL
3 3 (6.98%) VBScript
4 1 (2.33%) Java
4 1 (2.33%) Perl
4 1 (2.33%) Korn
4 1 (2.33%) C-shell
4 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) SC Cleared
2 3 (6.98%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 13 (30.23%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.98%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.65%) vSphere
3 2 (4.65%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) SCCM
2 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.33%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 11 (25.58%) Citrix
2 10 (23.26%) Microsoft
2 10 (23.26%) Cisco
2 10 (23.26%) VMware
3 4 (9.30%) HP
3 4 (9.30%) Oracle
4 3 (6.98%) Intel
4 3 (6.98%) IBM
4 3 (6.98%) RightFax
5 2 (4.65%) NetApp
5 2 (4.65%) Avaya
6 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.33%) Juniper
6 1 (2.33%) Lotus
6 1 (2.33%) Symantec
6 1 (2.33%) McAfee
6 1 (2.33%) Sophos
6 1 (2.33%) SAP
6 1 (2.33%) Sybase
6 1 (2.33%) JBoss
Bedfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £38000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago