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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 565 568 603
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +35
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 43 47 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.11% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.12% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 40 30 22
Average salary £52,500 £43,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.09% -14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,150 £37,609
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,150 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.52% +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
38776 40118 42976
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.85% 93.84% 94.38%
Number of salaries quoted 32989 32860 37014
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 £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 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
City of London +4 20 £55,000 +25.00% 3
Surbiton - 5 £37,500 -
Sidcup - 2 £52,500 -
Infrastructure Specialist
England

Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 43 (52.44%) VMware
2 39 (47.56%) Windows
3 26 (31.71%) Active Directory
4 25 (30.49%) DNS
5 23 (28.05%) Cisco
5 23 (28.05%) Firewall
6 22 (26.83%) Finance
6 22 (26.83%) Citrix
6 22 (26.83%) vSphere
7 20 (24.39%) MS Exchange
8 19 (23.17%) Microsoft
8 19 (23.17%) SAN
8 19 (23.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (21.95%) HP
9 18 (21.95%) ITIL
10 17 (20.73%) SQL
10 17 (20.73%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (18.29%) Project Management
11 15 (18.29%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (17.07%) Cisco Certification
13 13 (15.85%) EMC
13 13 (15.85%) CheckPoint
13 13 (15.85%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (15.85%) XenApp
13 13 (15.85%) Exchange Server 2007
14 12 (14.63%) Network Security
14 12 (14.63%) Windows 7
14 12 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2013
14 12 (14.63%) SQL Server
14 12 (14.63%) Linux

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 20 (24.39%) MS Exchange
2 13 (15.85%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (13.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (13.41%) IIS
5 8 (9.76%) Lync
6 7 (8.54%) Apache
6 7 (8.54%) Tomcat
7 6 (7.32%) SharePoint
7 6 (7.32%) Apache Solr
8 3 (3.66%) WebSphere
8 3 (3.66%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (3.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.22%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.22%) SAS
9 1 (1.22%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 12 (14.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (10.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (7.32%) Office 365
3 2 (2.44%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 25 (30.49%) DNS
2 23 (28.05%) Firewall
3 19 (23.17%) SAN
4 12 (14.63%) VoIP
4 12 (14.63%) Network Security
5 11 (13.41%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (13.41%) DHCP
5 11 (13.41%) MPLS
6 10 (12.20%) NAS
7 9 (10.98%) Wireless
7 9 (10.98%) BIG-IP
8 6 (7.32%) WAN
8 6 (7.32%) iSCSI
9 4 (4.88%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (4.88%) TCP/IP
10 3 (3.66%) LAN
10 3 (3.66%) OSPF
10 3 (3.66%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (3.66%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 3 (3.66%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.63%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.98%) SQL Server 2000
3 7 (8.54%) MySQL
4 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.22%) Base SAS
General
1 22 (26.83%) Finance
2 4 (4.88%) Advertising
3 3 (3.66%) Retail
3 3 (3.66%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.44%) Banking
4 2 (2.44%) Law
5 1 (1.22%) Legal
5 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.22%) Electronics
5 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.66%) WebSphere MQ
1 3 (3.66%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.32%) Replication
2 4 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.66%) Symmetrix DMX
3 3 (3.66%) CLARiiON
3 3 (3.66%) EMC Centera
3 3 (3.66%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.44%) CMDB
4 2 (2.44%) Clustering
4 2 (2.44%) Online Banking
4 2 (2.44%) DataPower
5 1 (1.22%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.22%) iPhone
5 1 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (1.22%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.22%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 39 (47.56%) Windows
2 19 (23.17%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (20.73%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (15.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (14.63%) Windows 7
5 12 (14.63%) Linux
6 9 (10.98%) UNIX
6 9 (10.98%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.44%) Solaris
8 1 (1.22%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.95%) ITIL
2 15 (18.29%) Project Management
3 10 (12.20%) Service Delivery
4 7 (8.54%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (6.10%) PRINCE2
6 4 (4.88%) Migration
6 4 (4.88%) Asset Management
6 4 (4.88%) Network Design
6 4 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (4.88%) Mentoring
7 3 (3.66%) Business Continuity
7 3 (3.66%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (2.44%) E-Commerce
8 2 (2.44%) Change Management
8 2 (2.44%) Identity Management
8 2 (2.44%) Performance Analysis
8 2 (2.44%) Low Latency
8 2 (2.44%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.44%) Network Load Balancing
9 1 (1.22%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.73%) SQL
2 5 (6.10%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.44%) VBScript
3 2 (2.44%) VB
4 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.22%) Korn
4 1 (1.22%) Bourne shell
4 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (17.07%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (13.41%) CCNP
2 11 (13.41%) Degree
3 9 (10.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (8.54%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (7.32%) Security Cleared
5 6 (7.32%) MCSE
6 5 (6.10%) SC Cleared
7 4 (4.88%) CISSP
8 3 (3.66%) CCNA
8 3 (3.66%) CCSE
8 3 (3.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (2.44%) MCITP
9 2 (2.44%) MCP
10 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.22%) MCSA
10 1 (1.22%) CISA
10 1 (1.22%) NCDA
10 1 (1.22%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.32%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.88%) SLA
3 1 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (31.71%) Active Directory
2 22 (26.83%) vSphere
3 15 (18.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (15.85%) XenApp
5 8 (9.76%) Hyper-V
6 5 (6.10%) VMware ESX
7 4 (4.88%) XenDesktop
7 4 (4.88%) DFS Replication
8 3 (3.66%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (3.66%) Firmware
8 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (2.44%) NFS
10 1 (1.22%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.22%) Xen
10 1 (1.22%) UAG
10 1 (1.22%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 11 (13.41%) SCCM
2 8 (9.76%) Cisco CUCM
2 8 (9.76%) SCDPM
3 6 (7.32%) SCOM
3 6 (7.32%) SCVMM
4 5 (6.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (4.88%) NetBackup
6 3 (3.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (3.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (2.44%) Unicenter
7 2 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 43 (52.44%) VMware
2 23 (28.05%) Cisco
3 22 (26.83%) Citrix
4 19 (23.17%) Microsoft
5 18 (21.95%) HP
6 13 (15.85%) EMC
6 13 (15.85%) CheckPoint
7 11 (13.41%) Blue Coat
8 9 (10.98%) ProCurve
8 9 (10.98%) SolarWinds
9 8 (9.76%) NetApp
10 6 (7.32%) Red Hat
10 6 (7.32%) IBM
10 6 (7.32%) hybris
10 6 (7.32%) F5
11 5 (6.10%) Symantec
11 5 (6.10%) Juniper
12 3 (3.66%) SunGard
12 3 (3.66%) Veeam
13 2 (2.44%) Riverbed
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