The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 561 607 596
Rank change year-on-year
+46 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 51 29 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.064% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.068% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 45 16 23
Average salary £50,000 £43,750 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -23.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,750 £38,868
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,750 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +4.93%
Infrastructure Specialist
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 London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
41569 42658 45211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.86% 93.95% 94.44%
Number of salaries quoted 35452 35096 39095
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £75,000 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Infrastructure Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in London

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend in London

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

Infrastructure Specialist Salary Trend in London

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist across the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Infrastructure Specialist Salary Histogram in London

Infrastructure Specialist
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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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
City of London +47 20 £53,750 +8.58%
Surbiton - 6 £37,500 -
Beckenham - 2 £35,000 -
Paddington - 1 £52,500 -
Mayfair - 1 £40,000 -
Infrastructure Specialist
England

Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 49 (58.33%) VMware
2 40 (47.62%) Windows
3 31 (36.90%) vSphere
4 26 (30.95%) Active Directory
5 25 (29.76%) Finance
6 24 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (27.38%) Cisco
8 22 (26.19%) MS Exchange
9 21 (25.00%) Firewall
9 21 (25.00%) Citrix
9 21 (25.00%) ITIL
10 20 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 20 (23.81%) SAN
11 19 (22.62%) HP
12 18 (21.43%) DNS
13 17 (20.24%) Network Security
14 16 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
15 15 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
15 15 (17.86%) Microsoft
15 15 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2007
15 15 (17.86%) Replication
16 14 (16.67%) XenApp
16 14 (16.67%) SQL
17 13 (15.48%) Linux
18 12 (14.29%) Windows 7
18 12 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
18 12 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
18 12 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
19 11 (13.10%) Degree
19 11 (13.10%) Project Management

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 22 (26.19%) MS Exchange
2 15 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (9.52%) IIS
5 7 (8.33%) Apache
5 7 (8.33%) Tomcat
5 7 (8.33%) SharePoint
6 6 (7.14%) Apache Solr
6 6 (7.14%) Lync
7 4 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.19%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.19%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.19%) SAS
9 1 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 9 (10.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.95%) Office 365
3 2 (2.38%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 21 (25.00%) Firewall
2 20 (23.81%) SAN
3 18 (21.43%) DNS
4 17 (20.24%) Network Security
5 10 (11.90%) NAS
5 10 (11.90%) MPLS
6 9 (10.71%) VoIP
6 9 (10.71%) DHCP
6 9 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (9.52%) Wireless
7 8 (9.52%) BIG-IP
8 7 (8.33%) iSCSI
9 6 (7.14%) WAN
10 3 (3.57%) LAN
10 3 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (2.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 2 (2.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 2 (2.38%) PBX
11 2 (2.38%) FTP
11 2 (2.38%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.10%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.71%) SQL Server 2000
3 7 (8.33%) MySQL
4 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.19%) Base SAS
General
1 25 (29.76%) Finance
2 5 (5.95%) Advertising
3 2 (2.38%) Law
3 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.19%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.19%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.19%) WebSphere MQ
1 1 (1.19%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.86%) Replication
2 10 (11.90%) Clustering
3 4 (4.76%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.76%) CLARiiON
3 4 (4.76%) EMC Centera
3 4 (4.76%) Symmetrix DMX
4 1 (1.19%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.19%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.19%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.19%) CMDB
4 1 (1.19%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 40 (47.62%) Windows
2 20 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (17.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (15.48%) Linux
6 12 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 9 (10.71%) Windows 8
7 9 (10.71%) UNIX
8 2 (2.38%) Solaris
9 1 (1.19%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.00%) ITIL
2 11 (13.10%) Project Management
3 10 (11.90%) E-Commerce
4 8 (9.52%) Service Delivery
5 7 (8.33%) Asset Management
6 6 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.76%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.57%) Migration
8 3 (3.57%) Business Continuity
9 2 (2.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (2.38%) Network Design
9 2 (2.38%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.38%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (2.38%) Service Management
9 2 (2.38%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (2.38%) Change Control
9 2 (2.38%) Low Latency
9 2 (2.38%) Network Monitoring
10 1 (1.19%) Ultra-Low Latency
10 1 (1.19%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (3.57%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.38%) VBScript
3 2 (2.38%) VB
4 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.19%) Korn
4 1 (1.19%) Bourne shell
4 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (13.10%) Degree
3 10 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (10.71%) CCNP
5 6 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 5 (5.95%) MCSE
6 5 (5.95%) SC Cleared
7 4 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (3.57%) MCP
8 3 (3.57%) MCSA
8 3 (3.57%) CCNA
8 3 (3.57%) CISSP
8 3 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (2.38%) CCSE
10 1 (1.19%) MCITP
10 1 (1.19%) NCDA
10 1 (1.19%) NCIE
10 1 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.19%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.14%) PCI DSS
2 5 (5.95%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (36.90%) vSphere
2 26 (30.95%) Active Directory
3 24 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (16.67%) XenApp
5 6 (7.14%) VMware ESX
6 5 (5.95%) Hyper-V
6 5 (5.95%) XenDesktop
6 5 (5.95%) DFS Replication
7 4 (4.76%) Firmware
8 2 (2.38%) NFS
8 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (2.38%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.19%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (1.19%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (10.71%) SCCM
2 8 (9.52%) SCDPM
3 7 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (7.14%) SCOM
5 5 (5.95%) SCVMM
5 5 (5.95%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (3.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (3.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (1.19%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.19%) Puppet
Vendors
1 49 (58.33%) VMware
2 23 (27.38%) Cisco
3 21 (25.00%) Citrix
4 19 (22.62%) HP
5 15 (17.86%) Microsoft
6 11 (13.10%) NetApp
7 10 (11.90%) EMC
8 9 (10.71%) Blue Coat
8 9 (10.71%) CheckPoint
8 9 (10.71%) ProCurve
9 6 (7.14%) SolarWinds
9 6 (7.14%) hybris
9 6 (7.14%) Red Hat
10 5 (5.95%) F5
11 4 (4.76%) Juniper
11 4 (4.76%) IBM
12 3 (3.57%) SunGard
12 3 (3.57%) Symantec
12 3 (3.57%) Veeam
13 1 (1.19%) 3PAR
Sidcup, Kent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £57000.00 per annum + 31 days + bonus + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago