The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Infrastructure Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 153 162 183
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.069% 0.16% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.072% 0.17% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 1
Median salary £32,500 £46,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-29.72% +54.16%
UK excluding London median salary £41,750 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.90% +1.17%
Infrastructure Specialist
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2781 3003 3602
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.26% 95.45% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1618 1932 2362
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Infrastructure Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Infrastructure Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Infrastructure Specialist Salary Trend in Scotland

Infrastructure Specialist
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Edinburgh +5 1 £32,500 -31.57% 1
Glasgow - 1 - - 1
Infrastructure Specialist
UK

Infrastructure Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 Scotland region featuring Infrastructure Specialist in the job title.

1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) Degree
3 5 (38.46%) GIS
3 5 (38.46%) Web Services
3 5 (38.46%) Python
3 5 (38.46%) Big Data
3 5 (38.46%) GeoServer
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) VMware
5 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
5 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
5 3 (23.08%) DHCP
5 3 (23.08%) DNS
5 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
6 2 (15.38%) vSphere
6 2 (15.38%) Office 365
6 2 (15.38%) ETL
6 2 (15.38%) WAN
6 2 (15.38%) Linux
6 2 (15.38%) VBScript
6 2 (15.38%) VB
6 2 (15.38%) SLA
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco
6 2 (15.38%) PMI

Infrastructure Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (38.46%) GeoServer
2 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) DHCP
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) MPLS
3 1 (7.69%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) VLAN
3 1 (7.69%) VoIP
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) Big Data
1 5 (38.46%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) AdminStudio
1 2 (15.38%) MSI
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) PMI
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (15.38%) Linux
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) AIX
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.69%) SUSE
4 1 (7.69%) Unix
4 1 (7.69%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Application Packaging
2 2 (15.38%) ETL
2 2 (15.38%) Release Management
2 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (15.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Python
2 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 2 (15.38%) VB
2 2 (15.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) PMI Certification
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
1 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (15.38%) vSphere
3 1 (7.69%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (7.69%) Terminal Server
3 1 (7.69%) XenApp
3 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
3 1 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
1 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) EMC
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) SonicWALL
3 1 (7.69%) WatchGuard
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