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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Support Specialist
Rank 818 878 851
Rank change year-on-year
+60 -27
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Specialist 36 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.010% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.038% 0.011% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 28 11 5
Average salary £38,000 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,341 £40,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £33,700
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +23.07%
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
94314 103747 96405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 78324 85889 81068
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 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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 - 16 £43,000 - 1
London +48 6 £50,000 +5.26%
North West +1 5 £26,750 -55.41%
East of England - 4 £37,500 - 2
Infrastructure Support Specialist
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Infrastructure Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 35 (76.09%) VMware
1 35 (76.09%) Windows
2 25 (54.35%) ITIL
2 25 (54.35%) Active Directory
3 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
4 19 (41.30%) SAN
5 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
6 13 (28.26%) HP
6 13 (28.26%) EMC
6 13 (28.26%) MS Exchange
6 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
6 13 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (23.91%) vSphere
7 11 (23.91%) Finance
8 10 (21.74%) Cisco
8 10 (21.74%) MS Office
8 10 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
8 10 (21.74%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (19.57%) Fibre Channel
10 8 (17.39%) VMware ESXi
10 8 (17.39%) Windows 7
10 8 (17.39%) Windows XP
11 7 (15.22%) Oracle
11 7 (15.22%) Change Management
11 7 (15.22%) NetApp
11 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (15.22%) Banking
12 6 (13.04%) Retail

Infrastructure Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 13 (28.26%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (10.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (10.87%) Lync
3 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.17%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (28.26%) MS Excel
2 10 (21.74%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.52%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (6.52%) Office 365
3 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (41.30%) SAN
2 9 (19.57%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
3 5 (10.87%) Internet
4 4 (8.70%) LAN
4 4 (8.70%) WAN
5 3 (6.52%) DHCP
5 3 (6.52%) DNS
6 1 (2.17%) Firewall
6 1 (2.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (34.78%) SQL Server
2 10 (21.74%) SQL Server 2008
2 10 (21.74%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 11 (23.91%) Finance
2 7 (15.22%) Banking
3 6 (13.04%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) Application Packaging
2 3 (6.52%) X-Windows
2 3 (6.52%) SAP Basis
3 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Thin Client
1 3 (6.52%) Fat Client
1 3 (6.52%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.17%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 35 (76.09%) Windows
2 8 (17.39%) Windows 7
2 8 (17.39%) Windows XP
3 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (10.87%) Windows 2000
5 3 (6.52%) AIX
5 3 (6.52%) Mac OS X
6 2 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.35%) Solaris
6 2 (4.35%) Linux
7 1 (2.17%) HPUX
7 1 (2.17%) UNIX
7 1 (2.17%) SUSE
7 1 (2.17%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (54.35%) ITIL
2 7 (15.22%) Change Management
3 5 (10.87%) CRM
3 5 (10.87%) E-Commerce
3 5 (10.87%) Service Delivery
3 5 (10.87%) Test Scripting
4 3 (6.52%) ITSM
4 3 (6.52%) Service Management
4 3 (6.52%) Business Continuity
4 3 (6.52%) Data Management
5 2 (4.35%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.17%) Project Management
6 1 (2.17%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.17%) Data Analytics
6 1 (2.17%) Analytics
6 1 (2.17%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) SQL
2 5 (10.87%) VB
3 1 (2.17%) Python
3 1 (2.17%) Perl
3 1 (2.17%) sed
3 1 (2.17%) AWK
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (10.87%) DV Cleared
2 5 (10.87%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.35%) MCSE
4 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.35%) CCNA
5 1 (2.17%) NCDA
5 1 (2.17%) MCITP
5 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) PCI DSS
1 5 (10.87%) QA
2 3 (6.52%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (54.35%) Active Directory
2 13 (28.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (23.91%) vSphere
4 8 (17.39%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (10.87%) VMware ESX
6 3 (6.52%) Terminal Server
6 3 (6.52%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.17%) XenApp
7 1 (2.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) SCCM
2 3 (6.52%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 35 (76.09%) VMware
2 21 (45.65%) Microsoft
3 13 (28.26%) HP
3 13 (28.26%) EMC
4 10 (21.74%) Cisco
5 7 (15.22%) Oracle
5 7 (15.22%) NetApp
6 5 (10.87%) Citrix
6 5 (10.87%) RightFax
7 3 (6.52%) SAP
7 3 (6.52%) ServiceNow
7 3 (6.52%) AppSense
8 2 (4.35%) Altiris
8 2 (4.35%) Remedy
8 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.17%) Juniper
9 1 (2.17%) CA
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