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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Specialist
UK / Scotland
Rank 130 153 158
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 1 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.044% 0.17% 0.066%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.18% 0.069%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 2
Median salary £49,000 £35,385 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.47% -8.68%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -5.88%

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
2166 2827 2899
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.97% 95.57% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1382 1858 1920
Median salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,925 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 +9 1 £49,000 +18.73%
Infrastructure Specialist
UK

Infrastructure Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Server
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) NAS
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (50.00%) NCDA
2 1 (50.00%) NCIE
2 1 (50.00%) VCAP
2 1 (50.00%) vCloud
2 1 (50.00%) G Suite
2 1 (50.00%) OpenStack

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 1 (50.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (50.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) G Suite
1 1 (50.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) NAS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Vagrant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (50.00%) Open Source
2 1 (50.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) NCDA
1 1 (50.00%) NCIE
1 1 (50.00%) VCAP
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) vCloud
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Server
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Ansible
1 1 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (50.00%) Puppet
1 1 (50.00%) vRealize
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Google
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp