The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Infrastructure Support Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Support Specialist
Rank 903 916 983
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +67
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Specialist 18 48 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.043% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.045% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 15 40 28
Median salary £50,000 £38,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.87% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,831 £23,341 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,750 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,250 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
93569 106792 116655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 78866 88051 95388
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Infrastructure Support Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Infrastructure Support Specialist in the job title.

Infrastructure Support Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Support Specialist
Salary Trend

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

Infrastructure Support Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Support Specialist
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Specialist over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 within the UK.

Infrastructure Support Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Support Specialist
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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 trends)
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
England +29 18 £50,000 +29.87%
London +41 7 £60,000 +33.33%
South East +39 5 £50,000 +14.94%
Yorkshire - 3 £32,750 -
Reading +11 2 - -
Berkshire +9 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 £50,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £31,500 -
Skipton - 2 £31,500 -
Crawley - 2 £50,000 -
East of England +33 1 £32,500 -13.33%
Hertfordshire +18 1 £32,500 -13.33%
South West - 1 £38,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £47,500 -
Wiltshire - 1 £38,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £27,500 -
Wakefield - 1 £34,000 -
Swindon - 1 £38,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £34,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £27,500 -

Infrastructure Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, Infrastructure Support 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 featuring Infrastructure Support Specialist in the job title.

1 23 (60.53%) Windows
2 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (44.74%) VMware
4 16 (42.11%) Active Directory
4 16 (42.11%) Windows Server
5 13 (34.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (34.21%) DNS
5 13 (34.21%) Finance
6 12 (31.58%) HP
7 10 (26.32%) ITIL
7 10 (26.32%) MCSE
7 10 (26.32%) SCOM
7 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (23.68%) SCCM
8 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
8 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (21.05%) Citrix
10 7 (18.42%) Hyper-V
10 7 (18.42%) SQL
10 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (18.42%) Office 365
10 7 (18.42%) Data Centre
11 6 (15.79%) Oracle
11 6 (15.79%) PowerShell
12 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
12 5 (13.16%) Asset Management
12 5 (13.16%) Law
12 5 (13.16%) Firewall

Infrastructure Support Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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 9 (23.68%) MS Exchange
2 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (13.16%) Skype for Business
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
5 2 (5.26%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.63%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (18.42%) Office 365
2 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (34.21%) DNS
2 5 (13.16%) Firewall
3 4 (10.53%) DHCP
4 3 (7.89%) SAN
5 2 (5.26%) VLAN
5 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.63%) Internet
6 1 (2.63%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (34.21%) Finance
2 5 (13.16%) Law
3 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.89%) Web Services
2 1 (2.63%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) J2EE
2 1 (2.63%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.16%) Hedge funds
3 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.26%) Clustering
4 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (5.26%) PKI
4 2 (5.26%) Replication
5 1 (2.63%) CCTV
5 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.63%) Data Extraction
5 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.63%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 23 (60.53%) Windows
2 16 (42.11%) Windows Server
3 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (13.16%) Linux
5 5 (13.16%) Windows 7
5 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.26%) Unix
6 2 (5.26%) Windows 8
6 2 (5.26%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.63%) Debian
7 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) ITIL
2 5 (13.16%) Asset Management
3 4 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (10.53%) Project Management
3 4 (10.53%) Server Virtualisation
3 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.89%) High Availability
5 2 (5.26%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.26%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.26%) Operations Management
5 2 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.26%) Security Patching
5 2 (5.26%) Server Building
6 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.63%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.63%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (2.63%) SOA
6 1 (2.63%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) SQL
2 6 (15.79%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.26%) Python
4 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.63%) Java
4 1 (2.63%) Perl
4 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.63%) Ruby
4 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (34.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (26.32%) MCSE
3 4 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.26%) CCNP
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.26%) Degree
5 2 (5.26%) DV Cleared
5 2 (5.26%) MCP
6 1 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (2.63%) MCITP
6 1 (2.63%) RHCE
6 1 (2.63%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 9 (23.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (18.42%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.26%) vSphere
5 1 (2.63%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.63%) Postfix
5 1 (2.63%) Terminal Server
5 1 (2.63%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 10 (26.32%) SCOM
2 9 (23.68%) SCCM
3 5 (13.16%) Control-M
4 4 (10.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (5.26%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.63%) EnCase
6 1 (2.63%) FTK
6 1 (2.63%) Puppet
6 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
6 1 (2.63%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (44.74%) VMware
3 12 (31.58%) HP
4 8 (21.05%) Citrix
5 6 (15.79%) Oracle
6 5 (13.16%) BMC
7 4 (10.53%) Cisco
7 4 (10.53%) Dell
7 4 (10.53%) IBM
8 3 (7.89%) Juniper
9 1 (2.63%) 3PAR
9 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.63%) F5
9 1 (2.63%) Google
9 1 (2.63%) Kronos
9 1 (2.63%) NetApp
9 1 (2.63%) Palo Alto
9 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
9 1 (2.63%) Symantec
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