The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Infrastructure Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 2 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 172 171 193
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +22
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 4 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.12% 0.30% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.31% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 2
Median salary £37,500 £33,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £26,325 £43,300
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £34,650 £49,700
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+0.61% -4.11%
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
3385 3537 3868
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.63% 96.77% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2875 2888 3189
Median salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Infrastructure Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured Infrastructure Specialist in the job title.

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 2 May 2016.

Infrastructure Specialist Salary Histogram in Manchester

Infrastructure Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 May 2016, Infrastructure Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Infrastructure Specialist in the job title.

1 20 (90.91%) MCSE
1 20 (90.91%) Active Directory
1 20 (90.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (59.09%) IBM
2 13 (59.09%) HP
2 13 (59.09%) Oracle
3 12 (54.55%) DHCP
3 12 (54.55%) DNS
3 12 (54.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 12 (54.55%) Dell
3 12 (54.55%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
3 12 (54.55%) Skype for Business
4 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
4 9 (40.91%) ITIL
4 9 (40.91%) Windows
5 8 (36.36%) MCP
5 8 (36.36%) MCSA
5 8 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (36.36%) Citrix
5 8 (36.36%) CCA
5 8 (36.36%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (36.36%) NetApp
5 8 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (36.36%) MCTS
5 8 (36.36%) MCITP
5 8 (36.36%) VMware
5 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
5 8 (36.36%) XenServer
5 8 (36.36%) Windows Server

Infrastructure Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (54.55%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
1 12 (54.55%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) DHCP
1 12 (54.55%) DNS
2 1 (4.55%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.55%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Cucumber
1 1 (4.55%) Jasmine
1 1 (4.55%) JBehave
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
1 1 (4.55%) JUnit
1 1 (4.55%) Selenium
General
1 1 (4.55%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.55%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) CentOS
4 1 (4.55%) Unix
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (4.55%) BDD
2 1 (4.55%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (4.55%) High Availability
2 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (4.55%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (4.55%) Performance Testing
2 1 (4.55%) TDD
2 1 (4.55%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (90.91%) MCSE
1 20 (90.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (36.36%) CCA
2 8 (36.36%) Citrix Certification
2 8 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (36.36%) MCITP
2 8 (36.36%) MCP
2 8 (36.36%) MCSA
2 8 (36.36%) MCTS
2 8 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (4.55%) CCNP
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 20 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 8 (36.36%) Hyper-V
2 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (36.36%) XenServer
3 1 (4.55%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 12 (54.55%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (4.55%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) HP
1 13 (59.09%) IBM
1 13 (59.09%) Oracle
2 12 (54.55%) Dell
3 9 (40.91%) Microsoft
4 8 (36.36%) Citrix
4 8 (36.36%) NetApp
4 8 (36.36%) VMware
5 1 (4.55%) 3PAR
5 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco
5 1 (4.55%) Juniper
5 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds