The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the North West region that had Infrastructure Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 254 243 253
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 6 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.094% 0.18% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.098% 0.18% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 7
Median salary £44,000 £33,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -34.00%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -5.88%
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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6147 6508 7024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.65% 96.60% 96.13%
Number of salaries quoted 5163 5398 5801
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Infrastructure Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Infrastructure Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Infrastructure Specialist Salary Trend in the North West

Infrastructure Specialist
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -11 4 £45,750 +38.63% 1
Merseyside -15 2 £44,000 +46.66% 1
Infrastructure Specialist
England

Infrastructure Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 North West region featuring Infrastructure Specialist in the job title.

1 12 (75.00%) ITIL
2 9 (56.25%) SAN
3 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (50.00%) Linux
3 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (31.25%) MCITP
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (31.25%) User Experience
4 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
4 5 (31.25%) MCSE
4 5 (31.25%) MCSA
4 5 (31.25%) Windows
4 5 (31.25%) Citrix
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (31.25%) VMware
5 4 (25.00%) Programme Management
5 4 (25.00%) Service Management
5 4 (25.00%) ITSM
5 4 (25.00%) NetApp
5 4 (25.00%) NHS
5 4 (25.00%) Solaris
5 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (25.00%) Unix
5 4 (25.00%) Java
5 4 (25.00%) Oracle
5 4 (25.00%) DB2

Infrastructure Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 4 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (25.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
3 2 (12.50%) Commerce Server
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (25.00%) IaaS
2 4 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) Ant
2 2 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 2 (12.50%) Jasmine
2 2 (12.50%) JBehave
2 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) JUnit
2 2 (12.50%) Selenium
General
1 4 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Data Centre
1 5 (31.25%) User Experience
2 4 (25.00%) NHS
2 4 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (18.75%) Blackberry
3 3 (18.75%) PKI
4 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server
3 4 (25.00%) CentOS
3 4 (25.00%) OpenVMS
3 4 (25.00%) Solaris
3 4 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) ITIL
2 8 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 4 (25.00%) High Availability
3 4 (25.00%) ITSM
3 4 (25.00%) Performance Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) Performance Testing
3 4 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 4 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 4 (25.00%) Service Design
3 4 (25.00%) Service Management
3 4 (25.00%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) BDD
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) Jython
2 2 (12.50%) Python
2 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) MCITP
1 5 (31.25%) MCSA
1 5 (31.25%) MCSE
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (31.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (31.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Citrix
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
1 5 (31.25%) VMware
2 4 (25.00%) IBM
2 4 (25.00%) NetApp
2 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (18.75%) Intel Security
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