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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Support Specialist
Rank 866 939 946
Rank change year-on-year
+73 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Specialist 11 19 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.018% 0.026%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.019% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 5 16 24
Median salary £36,000 £31,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% -20.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £33,800
10% offered a salary of more than £38,100 £55,000 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £28,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -28.20%

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
87588 102541 110850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.54% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 72774 85459 91721
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 14 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 5 December 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
(Click see detailed
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 +65 11 £36,000 +16.12% 3
London +70 3 £36,750 -33.18%
South East - 3 - - 2
Bicester - 3 - -
Oxfordshire - 3 - -
North West -18 2 £36,750 +31.25%
Manchester -32 2 £36,750 +31.25%
Hemel Hempstead - 2 - -
East of England - 2 - -
Hertfordshire - 2 - -
City of London +25 1 - -
Bristol +12 1 £35,000 -25.40%
South West +12 1 £35,000 -25.40%
Ashton-under-Lyne - 1 £36,000 -

Infrastructure Support Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 20 (68.97%) VMware
2 19 (65.52%) Active Directory
3 18 (62.07%) Windows
4 15 (51.72%) Windows Server
5 14 (48.28%) SCCM
5 14 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (41.38%) ITIL
7 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
7 10 (34.48%) Office 365
8 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
9 8 (27.59%) MS Office
9 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
9 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (27.59%) Data Management
10 7 (24.14%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (24.14%) Service Management
10 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (20.69%) ServiceNow
11 6 (20.69%) Intel Security
11 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
11 6 (20.69%) McAfee ePO
11 6 (20.69%) Finance
11 6 (20.69%) Migration
12 5 (17.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
12 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
12 5 (17.24%) Windows XP
12 5 (17.24%) Cisco
12 5 (17.24%) SQL
12 5 (17.24%) SAN

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 (20.69%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) IIS
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) Apache
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 9 (31.03%) MS Excel
2 8 (27.59%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (34.48%) Office 365
2 7 (24.14%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) SAN
2 4 (13.79%) Firewall
2 4 (13.79%) LAN
2 4 (13.79%) WAN
3 2 (6.90%) BGP
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (6.90%) DHCP
3 2 (6.90%) DNS
3 2 (6.90%) IP Telephony
3 2 (6.90%) IPv4
3 2 (6.90%) IPv6
3 2 (6.90%) NX-OS
3 2 (6.90%) Unified Communications
3 2 (6.90%) Wireless
4 1 (3.45%) DMZ
4 1 (3.45%) Internet
4 1 (3.45%) NetScaler
4 1 (3.45%) SSL
4 1 (3.45%) VLAN
4 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) SAP Basis
1 4 (13.79%) X-Windows
2 1 (3.45%) .NET
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.45%) J2EE
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
2 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) Fat Client
2 4 (13.79%) Mobile Computing
2 4 (13.79%) PKI
2 4 (13.79%) Thin Client
3 2 (6.90%) User Experience
4 1 (3.45%) Clustering
4 1 (3.45%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Windows
2 15 (51.72%) Windows Server
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (17.24%) Windows 7
5 5 (17.24%) Windows XP
6 4 (13.79%) Mac OS X
7 2 (6.90%) Linux
7 2 (6.90%) Unix
7 2 (6.90%) VyOS
7 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.45%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) ITIL
2 8 (27.59%) Data Management
3 7 (24.14%) Service Management
4 6 (20.69%) Migration
5 4 (13.79%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (13.79%) ITSM
5 4 (13.79%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.90%) Change Management
7 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.90%) Network Design
7 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
7 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
8 1 (3.45%) Data Protection
8 1 (3.45%) Investment Management
8 1 (3.45%) Project Management
8 1 (3.45%) Security Testing
8 1 (3.45%) SOA
8 1 (3.45%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) PowerShell
2 5 (17.24%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) Java
3 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (6.90%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.90%) MCSE
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.45%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (65.52%) Active Directory
2 14 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (17.24%) Hyper-V
4 4 (13.79%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (13.79%) Terminal Server
4 4 (13.79%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (13.79%) VMware ESX
5 2 (6.90%) XenApp
6 1 (3.45%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 14 (48.28%) SCCM
2 6 (20.69%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (13.79%) Casper Suite
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (3.45%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (3.45%) SCDPM
5 1 (3.45%) SCOM
5 1 (3.45%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) VMware
2 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
3 6 (20.69%) Intel Security
3 6 (20.69%) ServiceNow
4 5 (17.24%) Cisco
5 4 (13.79%) AppSense
5 4 (13.79%) Citrix
5 4 (13.79%) SAP
6 3 (10.34%) CommVault
6 3 (10.34%) HP
6 3 (10.34%) Veeam
7 2 (6.90%) 3PAR
7 2 (6.90%) Aruba
7 2 (6.90%) Brocade
7 2 (6.90%) ProCurve
7 2 (6.90%) SonicWALL
8 1 (3.45%) Dell
8 1 (3.45%) EMC
8 1 (3.45%) EqualLogic
8 1 (3.45%) WatchGuard
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