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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 400 426 420
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 47 36 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.15% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.16% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 44 32 22
Average salary £44,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.87% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,639 £40,000 £31,185
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,350 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £42,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-4.70% +19.71%
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
19850 22279 21260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.27% 94.82% 95.05%
Number of salaries quoted 16075 18103 17609
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Hampshire +7 26 £44,500 +9.87% 2
Surrey - 7 £47,500 - 1
Berkshire - 6 £23,341 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £57,500 -
West Sussex +3 2 £31,000 -22.50%
Infrastructure Specialist
England

Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 62 (82.67%) Windows
2 49 (65.33%) VMware
3 31 (41.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 31 (41.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (37.33%) VMware ESXi
4 28 (37.33%) VMware ESX
5 27 (36.00%) Windows XP
5 27 (36.00%) Active Directory
5 27 (36.00%) Windows 7
6 26 (34.67%) SQL Server
6 26 (34.67%) Internet
7 24 (32.00%) Windows 2000
7 24 (32.00%) Citrix
8 21 (28.00%) Microsoft
8 21 (28.00%) MS Exchange
8 21 (28.00%) ITIL
8 21 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (26.67%) XenApp
9 20 (26.67%) Finance
10 19 (25.33%) Clustering
10 19 (25.33%) Back Office
11 18 (24.00%) VB
12 17 (22.67%) SAN
13 16 (21.33%) Exchange Server 2010
14 15 (20.00%) vSphere
15 14 (18.67%) EMC
16 13 (17.33%) HP
16 13 (17.33%) SQL
16 13 (17.33%) VBScript
17 12 (16.00%) Fibre Channel

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 21 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 16 (21.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (10.67%) Lync
3 8 (10.67%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.00%) IIS
5 3 (4.00%) Office Communications Server
5 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (10.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Maximo
1 6 (8.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.67%) SaaS
2 6 (8.00%) Office 365
2 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.00%) IaaS
3 3 (4.00%) PaaS
4 2 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.33%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 26 (34.67%) Internet
2 17 (22.67%) SAN
3 12 (16.00%) Fibre Channel
4 9 (12.00%) DNS
5 8 (10.67%) TCP/IP
6 7 (9.33%) DHCP
7 6 (8.00%) LAN
7 6 (8.00%) Firewall
8 5 (6.67%) WAN
8 5 (6.67%) SSL
9 4 (5.33%) Unified Communications
10 2 (2.67%) 4G
10 2 (2.67%) SMTP
10 2 (2.67%) VoIP
10 2 (2.67%) ADSL
10 2 (2.67%) ISDN
10 2 (2.67%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (2.67%) Extranet
10 2 (2.67%) MPLS
11 1 (1.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (34.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 12 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (9.33%) NoSQL
3 7 (9.33%) Couchbase
4 4 (5.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (6.67%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 20 (26.67%) Finance
2 19 (25.33%) Back Office
3 6 (8.00%) Electronics
3 6 (8.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (8.00%) Marketing
4 2 (2.67%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.67%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.33%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.67%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.67%) HTML
2 2 (2.67%) Web Services
2 2 (2.67%) XML
3 1 (1.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.33%) Clustering
2 11 (14.67%) Data Centre
3 6 (8.00%) DTV
4 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.00%) Client/Server
6 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.67%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (2.67%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.33%) BBC
7 1 (1.33%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.33%) iDTV
7 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 62 (82.67%) Windows
2 31 (41.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 31 (41.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (36.00%) Windows XP
3 27 (36.00%) Windows 7
4 24 (32.00%) Windows 2000
5 21 (28.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.33%) Linux
7 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.00%) ITIL
2 9 (12.00%) Problem Management
3 6 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
3 6 (8.00%) Programme Management
4 5 (6.67%) Project Management
4 5 (6.67%) Migration
4 5 (6.67%) E-Commerce
4 5 (6.67%) Test Scripting
4 5 (6.67%) Change Control
5 3 (4.00%) Project Planning
5 3 (4.00%) Data Management
5 3 (4.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (4.00%) Security Patching
6 2 (2.67%) Network Architecture
6 2 (2.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (2.67%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (2.67%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (2.67%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (2.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.00%) VB
2 13 (17.33%) SQL
2 13 (17.33%) VBScript
3 4 (5.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.33%) Java
4 1 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.67%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.67%) MCSE
4 5 (6.67%) CCNA
4 5 (6.67%) DV Cleared
5 4 (5.33%) Degree
6 3 (4.00%) CCNP
6 3 (4.00%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.33%) MCITP
7 1 (1.33%) HNC
7 1 (1.33%) HND
7 1 (1.33%) MCSA
7 1 (1.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) QA
1 5 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 3 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (37.33%) VMware ESXi
1 28 (37.33%) VMware ESX
2 27 (36.00%) Active Directory
3 20 (26.67%) XenApp
4 15 (20.00%) vSphere
5 12 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (12.00%) Hyper-V
7 6 (8.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 3 (4.00%) XenDesktop
8 3 (4.00%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (2.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (2.67%) XenServer
10 1 (1.33%) Samba
10 1 (1.33%) Firmware
10 1 (1.33%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.33%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.33%) UAG
Systems Management
1 9 (12.00%) SCCM
2 6 (8.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 6 (8.00%) Tivoli
2 6 (8.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 6 (8.00%) Backup Exec
3 3 (4.00%) WSUS
3 3 (4.00%) Nagios
3 3 (4.00%) SCOM
4 2 (2.67%) SCVMM
4 2 (2.67%) SCDPM
4 2 (2.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (2.67%) OpenView
5 1 (1.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 49 (65.33%) VMware
2 24 (32.00%) Citrix
3 21 (28.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (18.67%) EMC
5 13 (17.33%) HP
6 10 (13.33%) Symantec
7 9 (12.00%) Cisco
8 7 (9.33%) SAP
9 6 (8.00%) IBM
9 6 (8.00%) Intel
10 5 (6.67%) NetApp
11 3 (4.00%) Veeam
12 2 (2.67%) Aruba
12 2 (2.67%) 3PAR
12 2 (2.67%) Nimsoft
13 1 (1.33%) Brocade
13 1 (1.33%) McAfee
13 1 (1.33%) CommVault
13 1 (1.33%) JD Edwards
13 1 (1.33%) Varonis
Woking, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Explore Group
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Home working + 32 Holiday
Posted: 16 days ago