The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 409 383 420
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +37
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 26 27 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.13% 0.14% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.14% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 20 24 15
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% -8.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £33,460
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.93%
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19829 18833 20898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.60% 94.60% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 16199 15045 18115
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Infrastructure Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Infrastructure Specialist Salary Trend in the South East

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Infrastructure Specialist Salary Histogram in the South East

Infrastructure Specialist
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
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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
Berkshire -11 9 £40,000 -27.27%
Surrey +2 8 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Hampshire -23 6 £44,500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 5 £52,500 -
Buckinghamshire +3 2 £48,750 +14.70%
East Sussex -16 1 £42,500 +1.19%
Infrastructure Specialist
England

Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 38 (76.00%) Windows
2 30 (60.00%) VMware
3 25 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (34.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
5 16 (32.00%) Active Directory
5 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (30.00%) Citrix
6 15 (30.00%) VMware ESX
7 14 (28.00%) Clustering
8 12 (24.00%) Symantec
8 12 (24.00%) Windows XP
8 12 (24.00%) XenApp
8 12 (24.00%) Windows 7
9 11 (22.00%) Degree
10 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (20.00%) Firewall
10 10 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (18.00%) Back Office
11 9 (18.00%) Finance
11 9 (18.00%) Hyper-V
11 9 (18.00%) Problem Management
11 9 (18.00%) Linux
11 9 (18.00%) Windows 2000
11 9 (18.00%) Internet
11 9 (18.00%) SAN
11 9 (18.00%) Cisco
12 8 (16.00%) IBM
12 8 (16.00%) Intel
12 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 7 (14.00%) Apache
1 7 (14.00%) MS Exchange
1 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (12.00%) IIS
3 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (6.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (6.00%) Apache Solr
6 2 (4.00%) Lync
7 1 (2.00%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.00%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Maximo
2 2 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.00%) Office 365
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.00%) SaaS
2 2 (4.00%) PaaS
2 2 (4.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (20.00%) Firewall
2 9 (18.00%) Internet
2 9 (18.00%) SAN
3 7 (14.00%) SSL
4 5 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (8.00%) LAN
5 4 (8.00%) NAS
6 3 (6.00%) BIG-IP
6 3 (6.00%) DNS
6 3 (6.00%) DHCP
6 3 (6.00%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (4.00%) Unified Communications
7 2 (4.00%) WAN
7 2 (4.00%) VLAN
7 2 (4.00%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (4.00%) Network Security
7 2 (4.00%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (2.00%) ADSL
8 1 (2.00%) ISDN
8 1 (2.00%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) MySQL
2 3 (6.00%) Big Data
3 2 (4.00%) Couchbase
3 2 (4.00%) NoSQL
General
1 9 (18.00%) Back Office
1 9 (18.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Automotive
3 1 (2.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Electronics
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) CSS
1 2 (4.00%) Web Services
1 2 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.00%) HTML
2 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.00%) Clustering
2 4 (8.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (8.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.00%) Open Source
4 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.00%) DTV
5 1 (2.00%) BBC
5 1 (2.00%) Replication
5 1 (2.00%) iDTV
Operating Systems
1 38 (76.00%) Windows
2 25 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (34.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (24.00%) Windows XP
5 12 (24.00%) Windows 7
6 9 (18.00%) Linux
6 9 (18.00%) Windows 2000
7 3 (6.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.00%) Problem Management
2 6 (12.00%) People Management
2 6 (12.00%) Portfolio Management
2 6 (12.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (12.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (12.00%) Service Management
2 6 (12.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (12.00%) Change Management
3 5 (10.00%) Project Management
3 5 (10.00%) ITIL
4 3 (6.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (6.00%) Migration
4 3 (6.00%) Change Control
5 2 (4.00%) Capacity Management
5 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (4.00%) ERP
5 2 (4.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (4.00%) Data Management
5 2 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.00%) Java
2 2 (4.00%) SQL
2 2 (4.00%) VBScript
2 2 (4.00%) VB
3 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) Degree
2 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (12.00%) MCSE
4 5 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (8.00%) SC Cleared
5 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (8.00%) MCITP
6 3 (6.00%) CCNA
7 2 (4.00%) CCNP
8 1 (2.00%) PhD
8 1 (2.00%) HNC
8 1 (2.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.00%) SLA
2 3 (6.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (6.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (32.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (30.00%) VMware ESX
3 12 (24.00%) XenApp
4 10 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (18.00%) Hyper-V
6 7 (14.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
7 4 (8.00%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (6.00%) MetaFrame
8 3 (6.00%) vSphere
9 2 (4.00%) XenDesktop
9 2 (4.00%) Firmware
9 2 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (2.00%) VMware Server
10 1 (2.00%) ISA Server
10 1 (2.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 8 (16.00%) SCCM
2 7 (14.00%) Tivoli
2 7 (14.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 7 (14.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 6 (12.00%) Backup Exec
3 6 (12.00%) SCOM
4 5 (10.00%) NetBackup
5 4 (8.00%) SCDPM
5 4 (8.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (8.00%) SCVMM
6 3 (6.00%) WSUS
6 3 (6.00%) Nagios
7 2 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (2.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 30 (60.00%) VMware
2 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (30.00%) Citrix
4 12 (24.00%) Symantec
5 9 (18.00%) Cisco
6 8 (16.00%) IBM
6 8 (16.00%) Intel
7 3 (6.00%) SAP
7 3 (6.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (6.00%) EMC
7 3 (6.00%) hybris
7 3 (6.00%) Veeam
8 2 (4.00%) HP
8 2 (4.00%) JD Edwards
8 2 (4.00%) NetApp
8 2 (4.00%) LANDesk
9 1 (2.00%) Sonus
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