The first table below looks at the demand for the Infrastructure Specialist role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 721 748 736
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 181 139 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 160 110 121
Average salary £43,000 £40,995 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.89% -8.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,450 £21,475 £21,547
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110403 102451 111873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.40% 94.23% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 90093 84743 95852
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Infrastructure Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Infrastructure Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend

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

Infrastructure Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 within the UK.

Infrastructure Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. 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
England +31 180 £43,000 +7.50% 19
London -36 53 £47,500 +5.55% 4
South East -6 41 £43,000 +32.30% 5
Yorkshire -1 28 £41,500 - 3
Hampshire +3 19 £43,000 +7.50%
Portsmouth - 19 £43,000 -
East of England -4 16 £40,000 -15.78%
City of London -23 15 £47,500 - 1
East Midlands +2 14 £43,250 -13.50% 2
North West +2 14 £46,500 +17.72% 1
West Yorkshire -29 13 £32,500 - 2
North Yorkshire - 13 £41,500 -
York - 13 £41,500 -
Bedfordshire +3 12 £39,500 -16.84%
Leeds -23 11 £32,500 - 2
West Midlands 0 9 £45,000 +25.00% 2
Merseyside - 8 £50,000 -
Liverpool - 8 £50,000 -
Northamptonshire -10 7 £41,500 -17.00%
Northampton -17 7 £41,500 -17.00%
Kent - 7 £45,000 - 1
Manchester +6 6 £46,500 -13.08% 1
Nottinghamshire +5 6 £46,500 - 1
Surrey -1 6 £42,500 +21.42%
Nottingham -5 6 £46,500 - 1
Luton -12 6 £39,000 -
Dartford - 6 £45,000 -
Birmingham +1 5 £46,500 +29.16% 1
South West -10 5 £39,750 +32.50% 2
Hertfordshire -4 4 £45,000 +38.46%

Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 179 (53.59%) Windows
2 157 (47.01%) VMware
3 139 (41.62%) Microsoft
4 126 (37.72%) Active Directory
5 109 (32.63%) ITIL
6 95 (28.44%) VMware Infrastructure
7 91 (27.25%) MS Exchange
8 85 (25.45%) Cisco
9 82 (24.55%) Windows Server 2008
10 79 (23.65%) SAN
11 77 (23.05%) Microsoft Certification
12 61 (18.26%) Finance
13 60 (17.96%) Citrix
14 59 (17.66%) Linux
15 51 (15.27%) Windows Server 2012
16 50 (14.97%) Security Cleared
16 50 (14.97%) HP
17 49 (14.67%) NetApp
17 49 (14.67%) UNIX
17 49 (14.67%) Clustering
18 48 (14.37%) Replication
18 48 (14.37%) SharePoint
19 47 (14.07%) Hyper-V
19 47 (14.07%) SC Cleared
20 46 (13.77%) Exchange Server 2010
21 45 (13.47%) vSphere
22 44 (13.17%) SCCM
22 44 (13.17%) Windows Server 2003
23 41 (12.28%) MS Excel
23 41 (12.28%) Disaster Recovery

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 91 (27.25%) MS Exchange
2 48 (14.37%) SharePoint
3 46 (13.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 38 (11.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 36 (10.78%) Lync
6 26 (7.78%) SharePoint Server
7 21 (6.29%) Exchange Server 2007
8 17 (5.09%) IIS
9 13 (3.89%) Tomcat
10 11 (3.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 10 (2.99%) Apache
11 10 (2.99%) WebSphere
12 7 (2.10%) WebSphere Application Server
13 5 (1.50%) WebSphere Portal
13 5 (1.50%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2003
14 4 (1.20%) WebLogic
14 4 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
15 3 (0.90%) Quickr
15 3 (0.90%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 41 (12.28%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.99%) MS Office
3 3 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.90%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (4.79%) Maximo
2 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (9.58%) Office 365
2 2 (0.60%) SaaS
2 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.30%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.30%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.30%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 79 (23.65%) SAN
2 38 (11.38%) Network Security
3 34 (10.18%) Unified Communications
3 34 (10.18%) DNS
4 31 (9.28%) WAN
5 30 (8.98%) NAS
6 29 (8.68%) DHCP
6 29 (8.68%) Firewall
7 27 (8.08%) LAN
8 21 (6.29%) Internet
9 18 (5.39%) LDAP
10 11 (3.29%) VPN
11 10 (2.99%) BIG-IP
11 10 (2.99%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (2.69%) VoIP
13 8 (2.40%) SNMP
13 8 (2.40%) OSPF
13 8 (2.40%) BGP
13 8 (2.40%) NetScreen
13 8 (2.40%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (11.08%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.80%) MySQL
3 4 (1.20%) DB2
4 2 (0.60%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.30%) Base SAS
5 1 (0.30%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.60%) Ant
1 2 (0.60%) Eclipse
1 2 (0.60%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.30%) RSpec
2 1 (0.30%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.30%) Build Forge
2 1 (0.30%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.30%) Maven
2 1 (0.30%) Subversion
General
1 61 (18.26%) Finance
2 17 (5.09%) Back Office
3 6 (1.80%) Advertising
4 5 (1.50%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.50%) Manufacturing
4 5 (1.50%) Banking
5 4 (1.20%) Law
6 2 (0.60%) Retail
6 2 (0.60%) Games
6 2 (0.60%) Electronics
6 2 (0.60%) Legal
7 1 (0.30%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.20%) .NET
2 3 (0.90%) Web Services
3 2 (0.60%) XML
3 2 (0.60%) J2EE
3 2 (0.60%) HTML
3 2 (0.60%) Middleware
3 2 (0.60%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (0.60%) Spring
3 2 (0.60%) .NET Framework
3 2 (0.60%) Ajax
3 2 (0.60%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (0.30%) COM
4 1 (0.30%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 49 (14.67%) Clustering
2 48 (14.37%) Replication
3 24 (7.19%) Computer Science
4 21 (6.29%) Firmware
4 21 (6.29%) CLARiiON
4 21 (6.29%) EMC Centera
4 21 (6.29%) Symmetrix DMX
5 11 (3.29%) Blackberry
6 10 (2.99%) PKI
7 9 (2.69%) Enterprise Storage
8 8 (2.40%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (2.10%) Statistics
10 6 (1.80%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.90%) iSeries
12 2 (0.60%) iDTV
12 2 (0.60%) Thin Client
12 2 (0.60%) IPTV
12 2 (0.60%) BBC
12 2 (0.60%) Fat Client
13 1 (0.30%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 179 (53.59%) Windows
2 82 (24.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 59 (17.66%) Linux
4 51 (15.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 49 (14.67%) UNIX
6 44 (13.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (8.08%) Windows XP
8 25 (7.49%) Windows 7
9 17 (5.09%) Windows 2000
9 17 (5.09%) HPUX
10 9 (2.69%) Oracle Linux
11 5 (1.50%) Solaris
12 4 (1.20%) AIX
13 3 (0.90%) OS/400
14 2 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.30%) Android
15 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.30%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (32.63%) ITIL
2 41 (12.28%) Disaster Recovery
3 30 (8.98%) E-Commerce
4 25 (7.49%) Problem Management
5 24 (7.19%) Service Management
6 23 (6.89%) Asset Management
7 17 (5.09%) Data Management
8 15 (4.49%) Migration
9 10 (2.99%) Service Delivery
9 10 (2.99%) Change Management
9 10 (2.99%) Load Balancing
10 9 (2.69%) Change Control
11 8 (2.40%) ERP
11 8 (2.40%) Project Management
11 8 (2.40%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (2.10%) WAN Optimisation
12 7 (2.10%) Mobile Device Management
13 6 (1.80%) Performance Monitoring
13 6 (1.80%) Incident Management
14 5 (1.50%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (7.19%) SQL
2 14 (4.19%) PowerShell
3 10 (2.99%) C
4 7 (2.10%) Java
5 5 (1.50%) Perl
6 4 (1.20%) Jython
7 3 (0.90%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.90%) Korn
7 3 (0.90%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.90%) Python
8 2 (0.60%) VBScript
8 2 (0.60%) PowerHouse
8 2 (0.60%) C-shell
9 1 (0.30%) Ruby
9 1 (0.30%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.30%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.30%) C#
Qualifications
1 77 (23.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (14.97%) Security Cleared
3 47 (14.07%) SC Cleared
4 36 (10.78%) Degree
5 29 (8.68%) MCSE
6 27 (8.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 24 (7.19%) MCP
8 23 (6.89%) MCITP
8 23 (6.89%) MCSA
9 22 (6.59%) Cisco Certification
10 19 (5.69%) DV Cleared
11 17 (5.09%) CCNP
12 13 (3.89%) CCNA
13 9 (2.69%) CCSE
14 4 (1.20%) HND
14 4 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 3 (0.90%) MCTS
16 2 (0.60%) IBM Certification
17 1 (0.30%) VCP4
17 1 (0.30%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (7.19%) SLA
2 9 (2.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.90%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.30%) HL7
4 1 (0.30%) QA
System Software
1 126 (37.72%) Active Directory
2 95 (28.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (14.07%) Hyper-V
4 45 (13.47%) vSphere
5 40 (11.98%) VMware ESX
6 31 (9.28%) XenApp
7 23 (6.89%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (5.09%) XenServer
9 16 (4.79%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 14 (4.19%) XenDesktop
11 10 (2.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (1.20%) DFS Replication
13 3 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (0.60%) Terminal Server
14 2 (0.60%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.60%) vCloud
15 1 (0.30%) VMware Server
15 1 (0.30%) Xen
15 1 (0.30%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 44 (13.17%) SCCM
2 37 (11.08%) SCOM
3 27 (8.08%) SCVMM
4 26 (7.78%) SCDPM
4 26 (7.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 21 (6.29%) Tivoli
6 17 (5.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 16 (4.79%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 9 (2.69%) McAfee ePO
9 7 (2.10%) NetBackup
10 6 (1.80%) HP SIM
11 4 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (1.20%) Puppet
12 2 (0.60%) Nagios
12 2 (0.60%) Tivoli Identity Manager
12 2 (0.60%) WSUS
12 2 (0.60%) BladeLogic
12 2 (0.60%) Zenoss
13 1 (0.30%) ZABBIX
13 1 (0.30%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 157 (47.01%) VMware
2 139 (41.62%) Microsoft
3 85 (25.45%) Cisco
4 60 (17.96%) Citrix
5 50 (14.97%) HP
6 49 (14.67%) NetApp
7 29 (8.68%) EMC
8 25 (7.49%) IBM
9 24 (7.19%) Intel
9 24 (7.19%) Symantec
10 18 (5.39%) Oracle
11 13 (3.89%) Dell
12 11 (3.29%) CheckPoint
13 10 (2.99%) McAfee
13 10 (2.99%) F5
14 9 (2.69%) Blue Coat
15 8 (2.40%) Infoblox
15 8 (2.40%) Imperva
16 7 (2.10%) Riverbed
16 7 (2.10%) Mitel
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum plus bonus, pension, and additional
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38-55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38-55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38-55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38 £55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38-55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38 £55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Yeovil, Somerset
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £29000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38-55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: Upto £55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 40-45k
Posted: 5 days ago
Sidcup, Kent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 - £57000.00 per annum + 31 days + bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Healthcare-at-Home.co.uk
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension, Medical Insurance
Posted: 23 days ago
Nottingham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago