The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 175 179 174
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 4 3 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.098% 0.081% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.086% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £46,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,247 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.02% -8.33%
Infrastructure Specialist
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3876 3471 3676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.44% 94.07% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 3259 3006 3236
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,550 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Infrastructure Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Infrastructure Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Infrastructure Specialist Salary Trend in Manchester

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Infrastructure Specialist Salary Histogram in Manchester

Infrastructure Specialist
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 September 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
(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
Stockport - 1 £72,500 -
Infrastructure Specialist
North West

Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (50.00%) SCDPM
2 5 (50.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 5 (50.00%) Lync
2 5 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 5 (50.00%) Office 365
2 5 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (50.00%) SCCM
2 5 (50.00%) SCOM
2 5 (50.00%) SCVMM
2 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) VMware
4 2 (20.00%) Middleware
4 2 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) Tivoli
4 2 (20.00%) UNIX
4 2 (20.00%) LDAP
4 2 (20.00%) DNS
4 2 (20.00%) MCSE
4 2 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 5 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 5 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
1 5 (50.00%) Lync
1 5 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (10.00%) iPlanet
2 1 (10.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 2 (20.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) LDAP
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
3 1 (10.00%) HTTP
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
1 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL
1 1 (10.00%) IT Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (10.00%) Perl
2 1 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (10.00%) Jython
2 1 (10.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 5 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (20.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) SCCM
1 5 (50.00%) SCOM
1 5 (50.00%) SCVMM
1 5 (50.00%) SCDPM
1 5 (50.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (20.00%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) HP
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) JBoss
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (10.00%) EMC
3 1 (10.00%) NetApp
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
Wigan
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago