The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Infrastructure Support Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Support Specialist
Rank 883 900 943
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +43
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Specialist 18 42 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.020% 0.041% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.042% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 15 34 26
Median salary £50,000 £38,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.87% -9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,831 £23,341 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
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
87545 99782 108857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.39% 96.53% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 74699 83238 89859
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Infrastructure Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Infrastructure Support Specialist in the job title.

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 26 June 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +32 7 £60,000 +33.33%
South East +24 5 £50,000 +14.94%
Yorkshire - 3 £32,750 -
East of England +31 1 £32,500 -13.33%
South West - 1 £38,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £47,500 -
Infrastructure Support Specialist
UK

Infrastructure Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Infrastructure Support Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Infrastructure Support Specialist in the job title.

1 23 (60.53%) Windows
2 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (44.74%) VMware
4 16 (42.11%) Active Directory
4 16 (42.11%) Windows Server
5 13 (34.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (34.21%) DNS
5 13 (34.21%) Finance
6 12 (31.58%) HP
7 10 (26.32%) ITIL
7 10 (26.32%) MCSE
7 10 (26.32%) SCOM
7 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (23.68%) SCCM
8 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
8 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (21.05%) Citrix
10 7 (18.42%) Hyper-V
10 7 (18.42%) SQL
10 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (18.42%) Office 365
10 7 (18.42%) Data Centre
11 6 (15.79%) Oracle
11 6 (15.79%) PowerShell
12 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
12 5 (13.16%) Asset Management
12 5 (13.16%) Law
12 5 (13.16%) Firewall

Infrastructure Support Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
2 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (13.16%) Skype for Business
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
5 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.63%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (18.42%) Office 365
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (34.21%) DNS
2 5 (13.16%) Firewall
3 4 (10.53%) DHCP
4 3 (7.89%) SAN
5 2 (5.26%) VLAN
5 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.63%) Internet
6 1 (2.63%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (34.21%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Law
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) Web Services
2 1 (2.63%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) J2EE
2 1 (2.63%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.16%) Hedge funds
3 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.26%) Clustering
4 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (5.26%) PKI
4 2 (5.26%) Replication
5 1 (2.63%) CCTV
5 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.63%) Data Extraction
5 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.63%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 23 (60.53%) Windows
2 16 (42.11%) Windows Server
3 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (13.16%) Linux
5 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
5 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.26%) Unix
6 2 (5.26%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.63%) Debian
7 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) ITIL
2 5 (13.16%) Asset Management
3 4 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (10.53%) Project Management
3 4 (10.53%) Server Virtualisation
3 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.89%) High Availability
5 2 (5.26%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.26%) Operations Management
5 2 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.26%) Security Patching
5 2 (5.26%) Server Building
6 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.63%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.63%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (2.63%) SOA
6 1 (2.63%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) SQL
2 6 (15.79%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.26%) Python
4 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.63%) Java
4 1 (2.63%) Perl
4 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.63%) Ruby
4 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (26.32%) MCSE
3 4 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.26%) CCNP
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.26%) Degree
5 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
5 2 (5.26%) MCP
6 1 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.63%) MCITP
6 1 (2.63%) RHCE
6 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (18.42%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.26%) vSphere
5 1 (2.63%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.63%) Postfix
5 1 (2.63%) Terminal Server
5 1 (2.63%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (26.32%) SCOM
2 9 (23.68%) SCCM
3 5 (13.16%) Control-M
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (5.26%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.63%) EnCase
6 1 (2.63%) FTK
6 1 (2.63%) Puppet
6 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
6 1 (2.63%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (44.74%) VMware
3 12 (31.58%) HP
4 8 (21.05%) Citrix
5 6 (15.79%) Oracle
6 5 (13.16%) BMC
7 4 (10.53%) Cisco
7 4 (10.53%) Dell
7 4 (10.53%) IBM
8 3 (7.89%) Juniper
9 1 (2.63%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.63%) F5
9 1 (2.63%) Google
9 1 (2.63%) Kronos
9 1 (2.63%) NetApp
9 1 (2.63%) Palo Alto
9 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.63%) Symantec