The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Infrastructure Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 93 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 4 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.33% - 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% - 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 5
Average salary £51,250 - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-4.49% +14.10%
Infrastructure Specialist
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1185 994 821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.73% 95.03% 95.02%
Number of salaries quoted 957 777 720
Average salary £41,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.76% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Infrastructure Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Infrastructure Specialist Salary Trend in Essex

Infrastructure Specialist
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist within the Essex region over the 3 months to 6 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
Brentwood - 1 - -
Colchester - 1 £45,000 -
Infrastructure Specialist
East of England

Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Infrastructure 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 5 (50.00%) SAN
3 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
3 4 (40.00%) Data Privacy
4 3 (30.00%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (30.00%) Google Apps
4 3 (30.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 3 (30.00%) Clustering
4 3 (30.00%) Google
4 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
4 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (20.00%) LAN
5 2 (20.00%) WAN
5 2 (20.00%) DHCP
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000
5 2 (20.00%) LDAP
5 2 (20.00%) CommVault
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (20.00%) HP
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Infrastructure 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
1 5 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 2 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (20.00%) LDAP
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
4 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
1 3 (30.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (20.00%) CMDB
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) PRINCE2
2 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (40.00%) Data Privacy
3 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (20.00%) Change Management
4 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) VBScript
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) XenApp
3 2 (20.00%) XenServer
3 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Google
3 2 (20.00%) Brocade
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) CommVault
3 2 (20.00%) 3PAR
4 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds