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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Support Specialist
UK
Rank 839 892 942
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +50
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Specialist 19 28 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.023% 0.028% 0.011%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.030% 0.011%
Number of salaries quoted 10 24 10
Median salary £50,000 £29,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+72.41% -30.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £31,975
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £71,050 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,750 £28,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -12.50%

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
81076 94889 99493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67322 79646 82693
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 17 January 2017 within the UK.

Infrastructure Support Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Support Specialist
Top 17 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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +40 19 £50,000 +72.41% 2
London +61 6 £55,000 -8.33% 2
South East +72 5 £57,500 -
East of England - 4 - -
Hertfordshire - 4 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 4 - -
Bicester - 4 - -
Oxfordshire - 4 - -
North West -24 2 £36,750 +31.25%
Manchester -27 2 £36,750 +31.25%
Berkshire +45 1 £57,500 -
South West +12 1 £35,000 -25.40%
Bristol +8 1 £35,000 -25.40%
Staffordshire - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Tamworth - 1 - -
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £36,000 -

Infrastructure Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 24 (70.59%) Windows
2 23 (67.65%) VMware
3 21 (61.76%) Active Directory
4 18 (52.94%) SCCM
4 18 (52.94%) Windows Server
5 14 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
7 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
7 10 (29.41%) Office 365
8 9 (26.47%) PowerShell
8 9 (26.47%) ITIL
9 8 (23.53%) Data Management
10 7 (20.59%) Finance
10 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (20.59%) Linux
10 7 (20.59%) MS Office
10 7 (20.59%) LAN
10 7 (20.59%) Citrix
11 6 (17.65%) Intel Security
11 6 (17.65%) Service Management
11 6 (17.65%) WAN
11 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
11 6 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
11 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (17.65%) McAfee ePO
12 5 (14.71%) ServiceNow
12 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
12 5 (14.71%) Migration
12 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V

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 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.88%) IIS
2 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 10 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 7 (20.59%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (29.41%) Office 365
2 6 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.59%) LAN
2 6 (17.65%) WAN
3 5 (14.71%) SAN
4 3 (8.82%) DHCP
4 3 (8.82%) DNS
5 2 (5.88%) Firewall
6 1 (2.94%) DMZ
6 1 (2.94%) Internet
6 1 (2.94%) Multicast
6 1 (2.94%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.94%) SSL
6 1 (2.94%) VLAN
6 1 (2.94%) VPN
6 1 (2.94%) VSAN
6 1 (2.94%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Big Data
2 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.82%) SAP Basis
1 3 (8.82%) X-Windows
2 2 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.94%) CSS
3 1 (2.94%) HTML
3 1 (2.94%) JSON
3 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Data Centre
2 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) PKI
3 3 (8.82%) Fat Client
3 3 (8.82%) Mobile Computing
3 3 (8.82%) Thin Client
4 2 (5.88%) Fintech
4 2 (5.88%) User Experience
5 1 (2.94%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 24 (70.59%) Windows
2 18 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 7 (20.59%) Linux
3 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (11.76%) Windows 7
5 4 (11.76%) Windows XP
6 3 (8.82%) Mac OS X
7 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.94%) CentOS
8 1 (2.94%) HPUX
8 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) ITIL
2 8 (23.53%) Data Management
3 6 (17.65%) Service Management
4 5 (14.71%) Migration
5 4 (11.76%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (11.76%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (8.82%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (8.82%) ITSM
6 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.88%) Change Management
7 2 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (2.94%) Analytics
8 1 (2.94%) Coaching
8 1 (2.94%) Cyber Intelligence
8 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (2.94%) Microservices
8 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.94%) Proprietary Trading
8 1 (2.94%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.82%) SQL
3 1 (2.94%) Java
3 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.94%) CEH
2 1 (2.94%) CISSP
2 1 (2.94%) GCIA
2 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.94%) MCSE
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (61.76%) Active Directory
2 14 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V
3 5 (14.71%) VMware ESX
4 3 (8.82%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (8.82%) Terminal Server
4 3 (8.82%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (5.88%) XenApp
6 1 (2.94%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 18 (52.94%) SCCM
2 6 (17.65%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Casper Suite
5 1 (2.94%) Grafana
5 1 (2.94%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (2.94%) SCDPM
5 1 (2.94%) SCOM
5 1 (2.94%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 23 (67.65%) VMware
2 12 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 7 (20.59%) Citrix
4 6 (17.65%) Intel Security
5 5 (14.71%) CommVault
5 5 (14.71%) ServiceNow
5 5 (14.71%) Veeam
6 3 (8.82%) AppSense
6 3 (8.82%) Cisco
6 3 (8.82%) SAP
7 2 (5.88%) 3PAR
7 2 (5.88%) HP
8 1 (2.94%) Dell
8 1 (2.94%) EMC
8 1 (2.94%) EqualLogic
8 1 (2.94%) WatchGuard
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