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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 104 96 81
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -15
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 9 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.69% 0.091% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.097% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 1
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,995 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.67% -8.90%
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
1267 1036 876
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.72% 94.44% 93.79%
Number of salaries quoted 747 678 581
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +6.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 8 (88.89%) UNIX
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
1 8 (88.89%) Incident Management
1 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 6 (66.67%) SLA
3 2 (22.22%) Avaya
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) SaaS

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (11.11%) SaaS
General
1 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) UNIX
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
1 8 (88.89%) Incident Management
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) CRM
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) SLA
1 6 (66.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (88.89%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Avaya