The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Technician 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 Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Technician
Rank 796 813 822
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Technician 80 45 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.075% 0.044% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.047% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 67 41 31
Average salary £32,500 £34,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% +53.33%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,625 £22,500
% change year-on-year
-11.26% +62.77%
Infrastructure Technician
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
100800 96348 100910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.54% 94.58% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 83439 80857 86766
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Technician
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Technician in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Technician Jobs Demand Trend in England

Infrastructure Technician
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Technician across the England region.

Infrastructure Technician Salary Trend in England

Infrastructure Technician
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Technician across the England region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Infrastructure Technician Salary Histogram in England

Infrastructure Technician
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 Technician within the England region over the 3 months to 31 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
(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
Yorkshire -18 26 £32,500 -35.00% 2
London +24 19 £32,500 -7.14% 1
South East +3 16 £33,500 +34.00%
South West -16 13 £27,500 -8.33% 1
North West - 6 £33,750 - 1
Infrastructure Technician
UK

Infrastructure Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Infrastructure Technician 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 Technician in their job title.

1 118 (87.41%) Windows
2 94 (69.63%) SAN
3 82 (60.74%) Microsoft
3 82 (60.74%) Active Directory
4 72 (53.33%) MS Excel
5 49 (36.30%) VMware
6 48 (35.56%) Citrix
7 45 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 44 (32.59%) SQL
9 40 (29.63%) SolarWinds
10 37 (27.41%) HP
11 36 (26.67%) MS Exchange
11 36 (26.67%) Degree
12 31 (22.96%) Network Management
13 30 (22.22%) Legal
13 30 (22.22%) EMC
14 27 (20.00%) Firewall
15 25 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
16 22 (16.30%) Dell
16 22 (16.30%) XenApp
17 20 (14.81%) VoIP
18 19 (14.07%) ITIL
19 18 (13.33%) DataCore
20 16 (11.85%) Hyper-V
20 16 (11.85%) DNS
20 16 (11.85%) Cisco
21 15 (11.11%) SQL Server
21 15 (11.11%) XenDesktop
22 14 (10.37%) Windows Server 2008
22 14 (10.37%) SharePoint

Infrastructure Technician
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Infrastructure Technician 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 Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 25 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (10.37%) SharePoint
4 13 (9.63%) IIS
5 3 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.48%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.74%) Apache
Applications
1 72 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 8 (5.93%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.48%) SaaS
1 2 (1.48%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 94 (69.63%) SAN
2 27 (20.00%) Firewall
3 20 (14.81%) VoIP
4 16 (11.85%) DNS
5 12 (8.89%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (5.19%) DHCP
8 5 (3.70%) LAN
8 5 (3.70%) WAN
9 4 (2.96%) VPN
9 4 (2.96%) IPv4
9 4 (2.96%) Unified Communications
10 3 (2.22%) Network Security
10 3 (2.22%) DEFINITY
10 3 (2.22%) VLAN
10 3 (2.22%) Wireless
10 3 (2.22%) TCP/IP
11 2 (1.48%) NAS
12 1 (0.74%) NetScaler
12 1 (0.74%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (22.22%) Legal
2 13 (9.63%) Retail
3 10 (7.41%) Marketing
4 8 (5.93%) Banking
5 1 (0.74%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.41%) COM+
2 1 (0.74%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.74%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.41%) Statistics
1 10 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
1 10 (7.41%) User Experience
2 5 (3.70%) PKI
3 4 (2.96%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.96%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.96%) Clustering
4 2 (1.48%) Kindle
5 1 (0.74%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 118 (87.41%) Windows
2 14 (10.37%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (10.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (9.63%) Windows 7
4 6 (4.44%) Linux
5 3 (2.22%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.48%) Ubuntu
6 2 (1.48%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (22.96%) Network Management
2 19 (14.07%) ITIL
3 14 (10.37%) Service Delivery
4 9 (6.67%) Change Control
5 4 (2.96%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (2.96%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (2.96%) Mentoring
6 3 (2.22%) Business Continuity
7 2 (1.48%) Software Licensing
7 2 (1.48%) Line Management
8 1 (0.74%) Incident Management
8 1 (0.74%) Project Planning
8 1 (0.74%) Time Management
8 1 (0.74%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (0.74%) Business Continuity Planning
8 1 (0.74%) E-Procurement
8 1 (0.74%) Workflow
8 1 (0.74%) Migration
8 1 (0.74%) Change Management
8 1 (0.74%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 44 (32.59%) SQL
2 7 (5.19%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.70%) VBScript
4 4 (2.96%) Shell Script
4 4 (2.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 36 (26.67%) Degree
2 10 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (5.19%) MCSE
5 6 (4.44%) MCP
6 4 (2.96%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.48%) MCTS
7 2 (1.48%) MCITP
7 2 (1.48%) MCSA
7 2 (1.48%) CCNA
7 2 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.41%) SLA
2 5 (3.70%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.48%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 82 (60.74%) Active Directory
2 45 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (16.30%) XenApp
4 16 (11.85%) Hyper-V
5 15 (11.11%) XenDesktop
6 9 (6.67%) vSphere
7 5 (3.70%) Terminal Services
8 3 (2.22%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.48%) XenServer
10 1 (0.74%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (5.93%) Backup Exec
1 8 (5.93%) EMC NetWorker
1 8 (5.93%) NetCrunch
2 7 (5.19%) SCCM
3 2 (1.48%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.74%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.74%) WSUS
4 1 (0.74%) SCOM
4 1 (0.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 82 (60.74%) Microsoft
2 49 (36.30%) VMware
3 48 (35.56%) Citrix
4 40 (29.63%) SolarWinds
5 37 (27.41%) HP
6 30 (22.22%) EMC
7 22 (16.30%) Dell
8 18 (13.33%) DataCore
9 16 (11.85%) Cisco
10 10 (7.41%) Apple
11 8 (5.93%) Splunk
12 6 (4.44%) Symantec
13 5 (3.70%) Avaya
14 3 (2.22%) SAP
14 3 (2.22%) SonicWALL
14 3 (2.22%) ProCurve
14 3 (2.22%) Veeam
15 2 (1.48%) AppSense
15 2 (1.48%) Webroot
15 2 (1.48%) Red Hat
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