The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Technician
Rank 854 822 854
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +32
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Technician 37 74 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.064% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.068% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 19 61 28
Average salary £30,500 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.15% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £33,500 £33,750
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%

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
102603 109261 101023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.49% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 85657 88395 83850
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 2015 within the UK.

Infrastructure Technician Salary Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Technician
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 Technician within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. 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 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 -12 37 £30,500 -6.15% 5
North West 0 12 £30,000 - 2
Manchester +20 11 £30,000 - 2
Yorkshire +5 6 - -
West Yorkshire 0 6 - -
London -2 6 £41,500 +27.69% 1
South West -15 6 £24,500 -10.90% 2
Leeds +12 5 - -
City of London +28 3 £47,500 +46.15%
Bristol - 3 £24,500 -
West Midlands +7 2 £27,625 -7.91%
Warwickshire -6 2 £27,625 -7.91%
North East - 2 £32,750 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £32,750 -
East of England - 2 £50,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £32,750 -
Leamington Spa - 2 £27,625 -
Sidcup - 2 £25,000 -
Gloucestershire - 2 - - 2
Hertfordshire - 2 £50,000 -
Poole +14 1 £30,000 +20.00%
South East -2 1 £36,500 +10.60%
Cheshire -9 1 £30,000 -
Dorset -11 1 £30,000 +9.09%
Chester -13 1 £30,000 -
Gloucester - 1 - -
Halifax - 1 - -
Cheadle - 1 £30,000 -
Reading - 1 £36,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £36,500 -

Infrastructure Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 55 (73.33%) Windows
2 45 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 38 (50.67%) VMware
4 30 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 26 (34.67%) Cisco
5 26 (34.67%) MS Exchange
5 26 (34.67%) Service Delivery
6 23 (30.67%) Banking
6 23 (30.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 21 (28.00%) Retail
7 21 (28.00%) Citrix
8 19 (25.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 18 (24.00%) SQL Server
10 17 (22.67%) RightFax
10 17 (22.67%) IronPort
11 16 (21.33%) MS Excel
11 16 (21.33%) SAN
12 15 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 14 (18.67%) Exchange Server 2010
13 14 (18.67%) TCP/IP
14 13 (17.33%) SQL
14 13 (17.33%) Disaster Recovery
15 12 (16.00%) Hyper-V
16 10 (13.33%) Finance
16 10 (13.33%) ITIL
17 9 (12.00%) Linux
17 9 (12.00%) MS Office
17 9 (12.00%) DNS
17 9 (12.00%) LAN
17 9 (12.00%) Windows 7

Infrastructure Technician
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 26 (34.67%) MS Exchange
2 14 (18.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (8.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (4.00%) IIS
5 3 (4.00%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.33%) Lync
Applications
1 16 (21.33%) MS Excel
2 9 (12.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.33%) SAN
2 14 (18.67%) TCP/IP
3 9 (12.00%) LAN
3 9 (12.00%) DNS
4 8 (10.67%) VoIP
4 8 (10.67%) WAN
4 8 (10.67%) VPN
5 6 (8.00%) DHCP
6 5 (6.67%) VLAN
7 4 (5.33%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (5.33%) FTP
8 3 (4.00%) Telnet
8 3 (4.00%) Firewall
9 1 (1.33%) Wireless
9 1 (1.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.00%) MS Access
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (2.67%) MySQL
5 1 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 23 (30.67%) Banking
2 21 (28.00%) Retail
3 10 (13.33%) Finance
4 8 (10.67%) Telecoms
5 7 (9.33%) Marketing
6 2 (2.67%) Legal
7 1 (1.33%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.33%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.67%) Statistics
2 4 (5.33%) Client/Server
2 4 (5.33%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.00%) Digital Media
4 2 (2.67%) Clustering
5 1 (1.33%) NHS
5 1 (1.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 55 (73.33%) Windows
2 19 (25.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (12.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (12.00%) Linux
5 6 (8.00%) Windows 8
5 6 (8.00%) UNIX
6 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (4.00%) Solaris
7 2 (2.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (34.67%) Service Delivery
2 13 (17.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (13.33%) ITIL
4 8 (10.67%) Software Deployment
5 6 (8.00%) Business Continuity
5 6 (8.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 6 (8.00%) Server Building
6 5 (6.67%) Change Management
7 4 (5.33%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.00%) Project Management
8 3 (4.00%) Network Design
8 3 (4.00%) Time Management
8 3 (4.00%) Line Management
9 2 (2.67%) Document Management
9 2 (2.67%) Network Management
9 2 (2.67%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.67%) BCP
10 1 (1.33%) Programme Management
10 1 (1.33%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (1.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (17.33%) SQL
2 2 (2.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (10.67%) CCNA
1 8 (10.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.67%) Degree
3 2 (2.67%) MCSE
3 2 (2.67%) MCSA
3 2 (2.67%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 23 (30.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (16.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (9.33%) vSphere
5 4 (5.33%) XenApp
6 1 (1.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (4.00%) SCCM
2 1 (1.33%) SCOM
2 1 (1.33%) Control-M
2 1 (1.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 38 (50.67%) VMware
2 30 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 26 (34.67%) Cisco
4 21 (28.00%) Citrix
5 17 (22.67%) IronPort
5 17 (22.67%) RightFax
6 8 (10.67%) HP
7 7 (9.33%) EMC
8 5 (6.67%) Oracle
9 2 (2.67%) NetApp
9 2 (2.67%) Apple
9 2 (2.67%) LANDesk
10 1 (1.33%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.33%) Veeam
10 1 (1.33%) Spiceworks
10 1 (1.33%) Mitel
10 1 (1.33%) OpenText
10 1 (1.33%) SAP
10 1 (1.33%) Dell
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