The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow 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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 89 101 86
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -15
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.098% 0.087% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.091% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Average salary £39,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +5.59%
Infrastructure Specialist
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
974 1100 892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.40% 95.74% 95.81%
Number of salaries quoted 652 666 651
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Infrastructure Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Infrastructure Specialist Salary Trend in Glasgow

Infrastructure Specialist
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 9 (90.00%) ITIL
1 9 (90.00%) UNIX
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
1 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (80.00%) Incident Management
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (60.00%) SLA
5 2 (20.00%) Avaya
6 1 (10.00%) SAN
6 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (10.00%) Firewall
6 1 (10.00%) MCSA
6 1 (10.00%) CRM
6 1 (10.00%) CCNA
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (10.00%) SaaS

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SAN
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
General
1 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) UNIX
1 9 (90.00%) Linux
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) ITIL
2 8 (80.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) CRM
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) MCSA
1 1 (10.00%) CCNA
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) SLA
1 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) VMware
2 2 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat