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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Support Specialist
Rank 845 855 862
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Specialist 21 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.009% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.009% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 6
Average salary £39,000 £50,000 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% +41.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £46,550 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £50,000 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £50,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-22.00% +38.88%
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
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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
London - 12 £42,000 -
East of England - 4 £39,000 -
North West - 3 £32,000 - 1
South West -4 1 £31,500 -18.18%
West Midlands - 1 £37,000 - 1
Infrastructure Support Specialist
UK

Infrastructure Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 34 (80.95%) Windows
2 21 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (47.62%) VMware
3 20 (47.62%) ITIL
4 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (35.71%) Citrix
6 13 (30.95%) Linux
7 11 (26.19%) Finance
8 10 (23.81%) Degree
8 10 (23.81%) Service Delivery
9 9 (21.43%) Cisco
9 9 (21.43%) Active Directory
10 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
10 8 (19.05%) HP
10 8 (19.05%) SAN
11 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 6 (14.29%) Migration
12 6 (14.29%) Problem Management
12 6 (14.29%) Firewall
12 6 (14.29%) VPN
13 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
13 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
13 5 (11.90%) Clustering
13 5 (11.90%) MS Exchange
13 5 (11.90%) Apache
13 5 (11.90%) SSL
14 4 (9.52%) Replication
14 4 (9.52%) Oracle

Infrastructure Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (11.90%) Apache
1 5 (11.90%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.14%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.76%) IIS
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (4.76%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) SAN
2 6 (14.29%) Firewall
2 6 (14.29%) VPN
3 5 (11.90%) SSL
4 4 (9.52%) LAN
4 4 (9.52%) WAN
5 3 (7.14%) DHCP
5 3 (7.14%) DNS
5 3 (7.14%) VLAN
6 2 (4.76%) LDAP
6 2 (4.76%) FTP
7 1 (2.38%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (11.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.38%) MySQL
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Clustering
2 4 (9.52%) Replication
3 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 34 (80.95%) Windows
2 21 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (30.95%) Linux
5 7 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 3 (7.14%) UNIX
7 1 (2.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (47.62%) ITIL
2 10 (23.81%) Service Delivery
3 6 (14.29%) Migration
3 6 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 4 (9.52%) ERP
5 3 (7.14%) Information Security
5 3 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 3 (7.14%) ITIL V3
5 3 (7.14%) Change Control
5 3 (7.14%) Cyber Security
5 3 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.76%) Service Management
6 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.38%) Change Management
7 1 (2.38%) CRM
7 1 (2.38%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (2.38%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (2.38%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
2 4 (9.52%) SQL
3 3 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.14%) MCSE
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.38%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.14%) Terminal Server
2 3 (7.14%) vSphere
2 3 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (47.62%) VMware
2 15 (35.71%) Citrix
3 9 (21.43%) Cisco
4 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 8 (19.05%) HP
5 4 (9.52%) Oracle
6 3 (7.14%) Intel
7 2 (4.76%) Avaya
7 2 (4.76%) RightFax
8 1 (2.38%) NetApp
8 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.38%) 3PAR
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Posted: 2 days ago
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