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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Technician
Rank 824 832 844
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Technician 28 31 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.030% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.031% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 19
Average salary £32,000 £33,750 £31,623
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.18% +6.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,900 £42,500 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £29,375 £26,500 £28,500
% change year-on-year
+10.84% -7.01%
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
95146 98530 96981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.55% 94.84%
Number of salaries quoted 78725 80421 81983
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 £27,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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
(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 +41 8 £36,250 -14.70%
North West - 8 £39,000 - 2
East of England - 6 £25,000 -
South East -6 3 £31,250 -3.84%
West Midlands -30 1 £26,000 -27.77% 1
South West - 1 - -
North East - 1 £31,500 - 1
Infrastructure Technician
UK

Infrastructure Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 60 (85.71%) Windows
2 44 (62.86%) Microsoft
3 36 (51.43%) Active Directory
4 35 (50.00%) SAN
5 33 (47.14%) VMware
6 31 (44.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 27 (38.57%) MS Excel
8 22 (31.43%) MS Exchange
9 21 (30.00%) Firewall
10 19 (27.14%) Cisco
11 18 (25.71%) Citrix
12 16 (22.86%) EMC
12 16 (22.86%) HP
13 15 (21.43%) Hyper-V
13 15 (21.43%) Windows 7
14 14 (20.00%) Finance
15 12 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
15 12 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
16 11 (15.71%) DNS
16 11 (15.71%) SQL
17 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
17 10 (14.29%) Dell
17 10 (14.29%) Degree
17 10 (14.29%) XenApp
18 9 (12.86%) XenDesktop
18 9 (12.86%) Windows 8
18 9 (12.86%) Wyse
18 9 (12.86%) CheckPoint
19 8 (11.43%) LAN
19 8 (11.43%) PowerShell

Infrastructure Technician
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 22 (31.43%) MS Exchange
2 12 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (7.14%) IIS
5 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (5.71%) SharePoint
6 3 (4.29%) Apache
7 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 27 (38.57%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (50.00%) SAN
2 21 (30.00%) Firewall
3 11 (15.71%) DNS
4 8 (11.43%) LAN
5 6 (8.57%) WAN
6 5 (7.14%) Wireless
6 5 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (5.71%) NAS
7 4 (5.71%) TCP/IP
7 4 (5.71%) VPN
8 3 (4.29%) VoIP
8 3 (4.29%) POP3
8 3 (4.29%) SMTP
8 3 (4.29%) DHCP
8 3 (4.29%) SSH
8 3 (4.29%) IMAP
9 2 (2.86%) Network Security
9 2 (2.86%) VLAN
9 2 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.43%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.86%) MySQL
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (10.00%) Banking
2 7 (10.00%) Retail
3 5 (7.14%) Legal
3 5 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.29%) COM
2 2 (2.86%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.29%) Statistics
2 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.43%) PKI
4 1 (1.43%) NHS
4 1 (1.43%) CMDB
4 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 60 (85.71%) Windows
2 15 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 12 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (12.86%) Windows 8
5 8 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (8.57%) Linux
7 4 (5.71%) Windows XP
7 4 (5.71%) Ubuntu
7 4 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.29%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.43%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (8.57%) Project Management
1 6 (8.57%) Workflow
2 5 (7.14%) Change Management
2 5 (7.14%) ITIL
2 5 (7.14%) Network Management
3 4 (5.71%) Service Delivery
3 4 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (4.29%) E-Procurement
4 3 (4.29%) Change Control
5 2 (2.86%) Software Deployment
5 2 (2.86%) Network Design
5 2 (2.86%) Fund Management
5 2 (2.86%) Business Continuity
6 1 (1.43%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.43%) BCP
6 1 (1.43%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (1.43%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.43%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.43%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (1.43%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.71%) SQL
2 8 (11.43%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.86%) VBScript
4 1 (1.43%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (5.71%) MCSA
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.29%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (4.29%) MCP
3 3 (4.29%) MCSE
3 3 (4.29%) CCNA
3 3 (4.29%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.86%) CCA
4 2 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (51.43%) Active Directory
2 31 (44.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (21.43%) Hyper-V
4 10 (14.29%) XenApp
5 9 (12.86%) XenDesktop
6 6 (8.57%) vSphere
7 5 (7.14%) VMware ESX
8 4 (5.71%) XenServer
9 1 (1.43%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (5.71%) Backup Exec
1 4 (5.71%) SCCM
2 2 (2.86%) NetCrunch
2 2 (2.86%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (1.43%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.43%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.43%) SCOM
Vendors
1 44 (62.86%) Microsoft
2 33 (47.14%) VMware
3 19 (27.14%) Cisco
4 18 (25.71%) Citrix
5 16 (22.86%) HP
5 16 (22.86%) EMC
6 10 (14.29%) Dell
7 9 (12.86%) Wyse
7 9 (12.86%) CheckPoint
8 8 (11.43%) SolarWinds
9 5 (7.14%) DataCore
9 5 (7.14%) Brocade
9 5 (7.14%) Avaya
10 4 (5.71%) Red Hat
10 4 (5.71%) SAP
10 4 (5.71%) Webroot
10 4 (5.71%) SonicWALL
10 4 (5.71%) Symantec
10 4 (5.71%) AppSense
10 4 (5.71%) Veeam
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