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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 96 104 87
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 1 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.091% 0.23% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.24% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £38,500 £57,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.04% +43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-4.49% +14.10%
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
1061 1260 849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.11% 97.00% 94.23%
Number of salaries quoted 704 818 471
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) UNIX
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (60.00%) SLA
3 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) SAN
4 2 (40.00%) MCSA
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
5 1 (20.00%) LAN
5 1 (20.00%) WAN
5 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) MCSE
5 1 (20.00%) NetApp
5 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (20.00%) CCNA
5 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (20.00%) SCCM

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) IP Telephony
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) UNIX
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCSA
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) CCNA
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) SLA
1 3 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Altiris
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat