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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Technician
Rank 883 908 943
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +35
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Technician 26 36 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.034% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.036% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 26 26 25
Average salary £29,500 £35,750 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.48% +17.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £29,000 £32,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-10.76% +18.18%
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
93119 101042 107544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.31% 96.53% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 79018 83306 88027
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 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
(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
South West -8 9 £27,500 -15.38%
North West +27 7 £45,000 +15.38%
South East +10 4 £39,625 +8.56%
West Midlands -16 4 £28,750 +10.57% 1
East of England +12 1 £28,000 -44.00%
London +8 1 £37,500 -
Infrastructure Technician
UK

Infrastructure Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 51 (83.61%) VMware
2 42 (68.85%) Active Directory
3 37 (60.66%) Citrix
3 37 (60.66%) Windows
4 34 (55.74%) MS Exchange
4 34 (55.74%) Windows Server
5 27 (44.26%) Microsoft
6 26 (42.62%) SAN
7 25 (40.98%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (37.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (36.07%) PowerShell
10 21 (34.43%) MS Excel
11 20 (32.79%) VMware Infrastructure
11 20 (32.79%) Veeam
12 18 (29.51%) MS Office
12 18 (29.51%) VoIP
13 17 (27.87%) VBScript
13 17 (27.87%) Progress
13 17 (27.87%) Performance Improvement
13 17 (27.87%) Driving Licence
14 16 (26.23%) Exchange Server 2010
15 14 (22.95%) Windows 7
16 12 (19.67%) Windows 8
16 12 (19.67%) Exchange Server 2013
16 12 (19.67%) EMC
17 9 (14.75%) TCP/IP
17 9 (14.75%) Cisco
18 8 (13.11%) HP
18 8 (13.11%) XenApp
19 7 (11.48%) DataCore

Infrastructure Technician
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 34 (55.74%) MS Exchange
2 16 (26.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (19.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (6.56%) WebSphere
4 4 (6.56%) WebSphere Application Server
4 4 (6.56%) WebSphere Portal
5 3 (4.92%) Skype for Business
6 2 (3.28%) IIS
7 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 21 (34.43%) MS Excel
2 18 (29.51%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (42.62%) SAN
2 18 (29.51%) VoIP
3 9 (14.75%) TCP/IP
4 7 (11.48%) Firewall
5 4 (6.56%) DHCP
5 4 (6.56%) DNS
5 4 (6.56%) SSL
5 4 (6.56%) Wireless
6 3 (4.92%) Skype
6 3 (4.92%) VPN
7 2 (3.28%) FTP
7 2 (3.28%) HTTP
8 1 (1.64%) NAS
8 1 (1.64%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (1.64%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Ant
1 4 (6.56%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (9.84%) Finance
2 5 (8.20%) Banking
2 5 (8.20%) Retail
3 1 (1.64%) Law
3 1 (1.64%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 17 (27.87%) Driving Licence
2 5 (8.20%) Client/Server
2 5 (8.20%) Replication
2 5 (8.20%) VCE vBlock
3 3 (4.92%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.92%) User Experience
4 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 37 (60.66%) Windows
2 34 (55.74%) Windows Server
3 25 (40.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (37.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (22.95%) Windows 7
6 12 (19.67%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (27.87%) Performance Improvement
2 7 (11.48%) Storage Virtualisation
3 6 (9.84%) ITIL
4 5 (8.20%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (4.92%) Migration
6 2 (3.28%) Load Balancing
6 2 (3.28%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (3.28%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (1.64%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.64%) ERP
7 1 (1.64%) Line Management
7 1 (1.64%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.64%) Problem Management
7 1 (1.64%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (36.07%) PowerShell
2 17 (27.87%) VBScript
3 4 (6.56%) Java
3 4 (6.56%) Jython
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.56%) MCSA
2 4 (6.56%) MCSE
3 3 (4.92%) MCITP
3 3 (4.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.64%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) QA
System Software
1 42 (68.85%) Active Directory
2 20 (32.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (13.11%) XenApp
4 5 (8.20%) Hyper-V
5 4 (6.56%) Docker
6 2 (3.28%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.28%) vSphere
7 1 (1.64%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (6.56%) Puppet
1 4 (6.56%) SCCM
2 3 (4.92%) Backup Exec
2 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (1.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 51 (83.61%) VMware
2 37 (60.66%) Citrix
3 27 (44.26%) Microsoft
4 20 (32.79%) Veeam
5 17 (27.87%) Progress
6 12 (19.67%) EMC
7 9 (14.75%) Cisco
8 8 (13.11%) HP
9 7 (11.48%) DataCore
9 7 (11.48%) Dell
10 3 (4.92%) 3PAR
11 2 (3.28%) F5
12 1 (1.64%) Apple
12 1 (1.64%) iManage
12 1 (1.64%) Juniper
12 1 (1.64%) SAP
12 1 (1.64%) SonicWALL
12 1 (1.64%) Symantec
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago