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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Technician
Rank 851 847 860
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Technician 46 58 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.042% 0.050% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.053% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 29 41 28
Average salary £30,000 £31,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +6.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £32,500 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £24,750 £27,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -6.77%

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
102980 110053 102274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.49% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85256 89729 84642
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 4 August 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 4 August 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 +11 46 £30,000 -4.76% 4
London +14 12 £33,500 +3.07% 1
North West 0 11 £30,000 -
Manchester - 10 £30,000 -
South West -16 8 £23,750 -13.63% 1
West Yorkshire +5 6 - -
Yorkshire -1 6 - -
Leeds +11 5 - -
Exeter - 4 £23,750 -
Devon - 4 £23,750 -
City of London +36 3 £47,500 +18.75%
Warwickshire -16 3 £24,750 -17.50%
West Midlands -16 3 £24,750 -17.50% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 3 £31,500 -
North East - 3 £31,500 -
Leamington Spa - 3 £24,750 -
Bristol - 3 £24,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £31,500 -
South East +20 2 £36,750 +13.07% 1
Berkshire - 2 £36,750 -
Sidcup - 2 £25,000 - 1
Reading - 2 £36,750 -
East of England +2 1 - -
Cheshire -12 1 £30,000 -
Chester -17 1 £30,000 -
Cheadle - 1 £30,000 -
Bedford - 1 - -
Halifax - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 - -

Infrastructure Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 59 (73.75%) Windows
2 45 (56.25%) Active Directory
3 42 (52.50%) VMware
4 30 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 28 (35.00%) Cisco
6 27 (33.75%) MS Exchange
7 26 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 25 (31.25%) Service Delivery
9 24 (30.00%) Banking
10 23 (28.75%) Retail
11 20 (25.00%) Citrix
12 18 (22.50%) SQL Server
12 18 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
13 17 (21.25%) Windows Server 2008
14 16 (20.00%) RightFax
14 16 (20.00%) IronPort
15 15 (18.75%) MS Excel
15 15 (18.75%) SAN
16 13 (16.25%) SQL
16 13 (16.25%) TCP/IP
16 13 (16.25%) Hyper-V
16 13 (16.25%) Exchange Server 2010
17 12 (15.00%) Finance
18 11 (13.75%) Disaster Recovery
19 10 (12.50%) ITIL
19 10 (12.50%) Windows 7
20 9 (11.25%) Linux
20 9 (11.25%) MS Office
20 9 (11.25%) VPN
20 9 (11.25%) LAN

Infrastructure Technician
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 27 (33.75%) MS Exchange
2 13 (16.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (7.50%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.75%) IIS
5 3 (3.75%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.25%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 9 (11.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (18.75%) SAN
2 13 (16.25%) TCP/IP
3 9 (11.25%) VPN
3 9 (11.25%) LAN
3 9 (11.25%) VoIP
4 8 (10.00%) DNS
5 7 (8.75%) WAN
5 7 (8.75%) Firewall
6 6 (7.50%) DHCP
7 5 (6.25%) VLAN
8 4 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (3.75%) FTP
9 3 (3.75%) Telnet
10 1 (1.25%) Wireless
10 1 (1.25%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.75%) MS Access
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.25%) MySQL
General
1 24 (30.00%) Banking
2 23 (28.75%) Retail
3 12 (15.00%) Finance
4 7 (8.75%) Marketing
4 7 (8.75%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.50%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.75%) Client/Server
2 5 (6.25%) Statistics
3 4 (5.00%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.75%) Digital Media
5 2 (2.50%) Clustering
6 1 (1.25%) NHS
6 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.25%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.25%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 59 (73.75%) Windows
2 18 (22.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (21.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 9 (11.25%) Linux
6 7 (8.75%) Windows 8
7 6 (7.50%) UNIX
7 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.75%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (3.75%) Windows XP
8 3 (3.75%) Solaris
9 2 (2.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (31.25%) Service Delivery
2 11 (13.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (12.50%) ITIL
4 6 (7.50%) Business Continuity
4 6 (7.50%) Software Deployment
4 6 (7.50%) Business Continuity Planning
5 5 (6.25%) Server Building
6 4 (5.00%) Configuration Management
7 3 (3.75%) Project Management
7 3 (3.75%) Change Management
7 3 (3.75%) Network Design
7 3 (3.75%) Time Management
7 3 (3.75%) Line Management
7 3 (3.75%) Patch Management
8 2 (2.50%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (2.50%) Network Management
8 2 (2.50%) Document Management
8 2 (2.50%) Change Control
8 2 (2.50%) Fund Management
8 2 (2.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.25%) SQL
2 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (8.75%) CCNA
1 7 (8.75%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.50%) Degree
3 2 (2.50%) CCA
3 2 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (2.50%) MCSE
3 2 (2.50%) MCSA
3 2 (2.50%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.25%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 26 (32.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (16.25%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.00%) XenApp
5 3 (3.75%) XenDesktop
5 3 (3.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.75%) SCCM
2 1 (1.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (52.50%) VMware
2 30 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 28 (35.00%) Cisco
4 20 (25.00%) Citrix
5 16 (20.00%) IronPort
5 16 (20.00%) RightFax
6 9 (11.25%) EMC
7 7 (8.75%) HP
8 5 (6.25%) Oracle
9 3 (3.75%) Avaya
10 2 (2.50%) NetApp
10 2 (2.50%) Apple
10 2 (2.50%) Mitel
10 2 (2.50%) LANDesk
11 1 (1.25%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.25%) Wyse
11 1 (1.25%) OpenText
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