The first table below looks at the demand for the Infrastructure Technician role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Infrastructure Technician in their job title over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Technician
Rank 852 843 881
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +38
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Technician 59 32 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.029% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.031% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 42 29 20
Average salary £31,500 £29,500 £31,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.77% -5.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,650 £26,200
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £39,650 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £29,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-6.77% -1.66%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110395 102332 111722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 90051 84654 95699
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 Technician
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Infrastructure Technician Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Technician
Salary Trend

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

Infrastructure Technician Salary Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Technician
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Technician over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 within the UK.

Infrastructure Technician Salary Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Technician
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Technician within the UK over the 3 months to 31 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 -17 55 £30,750 +4.23% 4
London -18 23 £32,500 -22.61% 3
Dorset -1 12 £27,500 -8.33%
South West -4 12 £27,500 -8.33%
Bournemouth -7 12 £27,500 -8.33%
Croydon - 11 £32,500 - 2
North West +2 10 - -
Cheshire -13 10 - -
Chester - 10 - -
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £32,000 -
Warwickshire +14 4 £30,000 -33.33%
West Midlands -6 4 £30,000 -33.33%
East of England -9 3 £25,250 -23.48%
Yorkshire -26 2 £33,000 -
Leeds -33 2 £33,000 -
West Yorkshire -38 2 £33,000 -
Norfolk - 2 £25,250 -
King's Lynn - 2 £25,250 -
City of London - 2 £40,000 - 1
Guildford +5 1 £32,500 - 1
Essex -1 1 - -
Surrey -6 1 £32,500 - 1
Saffron Walden -10 1 - -
South East -21 1 £32,500 +30.00% 1
Scotland - 1 £27,750 -
Glasgow - 1 £27,750 -

Infrastructure Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Infrastructure Technician 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 Technician in their job title.

1 77 (87.50%) Windows
2 52 (59.09%) SAN
3 48 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 48 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 43 (48.86%) Citrix
5 40 (45.45%) VMware
6 37 (42.05%) VMware Infrastructure
7 33 (37.50%) MS Excel
8 25 (28.41%) MS Exchange
9 22 (25.00%) Firewall
10 21 (23.86%) HP
11 20 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
12 19 (21.59%) Dell
12 19 (21.59%) VoIP
12 19 (21.59%) SQL
13 17 (19.32%) ITIL
14 15 (17.05%) EMC
14 15 (17.05%) Cisco
14 15 (17.05%) DataCore
15 14 (15.91%) XenApp
15 14 (15.91%) Hyper-V
16 13 (14.77%) Microsoft Certification
17 12 (13.64%) MCSE
17 12 (13.64%) Degree
18 11 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
18 11 (12.50%) Backup Exec
18 11 (12.50%) SolarWinds
18 11 (12.50%) Network Management
19 10 (11.36%) Legal
19 10 (11.36%) Marketing

Infrastructure Technician
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Infrastructure Technician 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 Technician in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (28.41%) MS Exchange
2 20 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (5.68%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.55%) IIS
5 3 (3.41%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.14%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.14%) NServiceBus
6 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.14%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 33 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Cognos Business Intelligence
2 2 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.55%) IaaS
1 4 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.14%) Office 365
2 1 (1.14%) SaaS
2 1 (1.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 52 (59.09%) SAN
2 22 (25.00%) Firewall
3 19 (21.59%) VoIP
4 9 (10.23%) DNS
5 7 (7.95%) TCP/IP
5 7 (7.95%) VPN
5 7 (7.95%) DHCP
6 6 (6.82%) WAN
6 6 (6.82%) LAN
7 4 (4.55%) Unified Communications
7 4 (4.55%) IPv4
7 4 (4.55%) OpenLDAP
8 3 (3.41%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (3.41%) VLAN
8 3 (3.41%) DEFINITY
9 2 (2.27%) Junos
9 2 (2.27%) OSPF
9 2 (2.27%) HTTP
9 2 (2.27%) NAS
9 2 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) FogBugz
General
1 10 (11.36%) Legal
1 10 (11.36%) Marketing
2 5 (5.68%) Retail
3 3 (3.41%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.41%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.27%) Finance
5 1 (1.14%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.55%) Web Services
1 4 (4.55%) LAMP
2 1 (1.14%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.41%) FMCG
1 3 (3.41%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.27%) Firmware
3 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.14%) Replication
3 1 (1.14%) Clustering
3 1 (1.14%) Statistics
3 1 (1.14%) PKI
3 1 (1.14%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.14%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.14%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 77 (87.50%) Windows
2 11 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (9.09%) Linux
3 8 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (4.55%) Windows 7
4 4 (4.55%) SELinux
4 4 (4.55%) UNIX
5 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.27%) Windows 8
6 2 (2.27%) Windows XP
6 2 (2.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.32%) ITIL
2 11 (12.50%) Network Management
3 8 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 5 (5.68%) Service Delivery
5 4 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (4.55%) Service Management
6 3 (3.41%) Logistics
6 3 (3.41%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (2.27%) Procure-to-pay
7 2 (2.27%) CRM
7 2 (2.27%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (2.27%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.14%) Workflow
8 1 (1.14%) Time Management
8 1 (1.14%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.14%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.14%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (21.59%) SQL
2 5 (5.68%) Shell Script
3 4 (4.55%) PowerShell
4 3 (3.41%) VBScript
5 2 (2.27%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.27%) T-SQL
5 2 (2.27%) Perl
6 1 (1.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 13 (14.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (13.64%) MCSE
2 12 (13.64%) Degree
3 6 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (5.68%) CCA
4 5 (5.68%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (4.55%) MCSA
5 4 (4.55%) MCP
5 4 (4.55%) MCITP
6 2 (2.27%) CCNA
6 2 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.95%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.41%) SLA
3 1 (1.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 48 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 37 (42.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (15.91%) XenApp
3 14 (15.91%) Hyper-V
4 8 (9.09%) vSphere
5 5 (5.68%) Terminal Services
5 5 (5.68%) XenDesktop
6 4 (4.55%) XenServer
7 2 (2.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 4 (4.55%) YUM
2 4 (4.55%) SCCM
3 3 (3.41%) WSUS
4 2 (2.27%) OSSEC
5 1 (1.14%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.14%) Nagios
5 1 (1.14%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 48 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 43 (48.86%) Citrix
3 40 (45.45%) VMware
4 21 (23.86%) HP
5 19 (21.59%) Dell
6 15 (17.05%) EMC
6 15 (17.05%) Cisco
6 15 (17.05%) DataCore
7 11 (12.50%) SolarWinds
8 10 (11.36%) Apple
9 8 (9.09%) Symantec
10 4 (4.55%) JBoss
11 3 (3.41%) Cognos
11 3 (3.41%) Avaya
11 3 (3.41%) Juniper
12 2 (2.27%) Splunk
12 2 (2.27%) Oracle
12 2 (2.27%) NETGEAR
13 1 (1.14%) LANDesk
13 1 (1.14%) Intel
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