The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Support Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Infrastructure Support Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Support Specialist
Rank - - 85
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Specialist 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - - 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £32,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -34.35%
Infrastructure Support Specialist
Wales

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 Wales 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 Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1113 1169 846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.06% 98.57% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 962 1027 730
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Infrastructure Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Infrastructure Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Infrastructure Support Specialist
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Infrastructure Support Specialist Salary Trend in South Wales

Infrastructure Support Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited Infrastructure Support 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 Support Specialist in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) ISO22301
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server

Infrastructure Support Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited Infrastructure Support 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 Support Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) MCITP
1 2 (100.00%) MCSE
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) ISO 9001
1 2 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (100.00%) ISO22301
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) VMware