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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Technician
Rank 848 877 844
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -33
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Technician 35 30 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.026% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.027% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 29 24 37
Average salary £32,500 £29,750 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.24% +0.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £25,150 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,850 £37,300
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £27,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015 within the UK.

Infrastructure Technician Salary Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Technician
Top 19 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 22 May 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 +42 35 £32,500 +15.04% 1
London +48 10 £33,500 -8.21%
South West -9 7 £32,500 +18.18%
South East +8 6 £37,000 +8.82%
Berkshire - 6 £37,000 -
Reading - 4 £36,500 -
East of England +14 3 £50,000 +98.01%
Devon - 3 £22,500 -
Hertfordshire - 3 £50,000 -
West Midlands -7 2 £26,000 -28.27%
Tyne and Wear - 2 £31,500 -
Somerset - 2 £32,500 -
Warwickshire - 2 £26,000 -
City of London - 2 £32,000 -
North East - 2 £31,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £31,500 -
Exeter - 2 £23,125 -
Leamington Spa - 2 £26,000 -
Twickenham -12 1 £35,000 -17.64%

Infrastructure Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 47 (77.05%) Windows
2 30 (49.18%) Active Directory
3 27 (44.26%) VMware
4 25 (40.98%) Cisco
5 23 (37.70%) Microsoft
6 22 (36.07%) MS Exchange
7 19 (31.15%) SAN
7 19 (31.15%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (22.95%) Finance
8 14 (22.95%) Citrix
9 13 (21.31%) MS Excel
9 13 (21.31%) Hyper-V
10 12 (19.67%) Firewall
10 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (18.03%) Service Delivery
11 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
11 11 (18.03%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (18.03%) Windows 7
12 10 (16.39%) Banking
12 10 (16.39%) Retail
12 10 (16.39%) LAN
13 8 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2010
13 8 (13.11%) Disaster Recovery
13 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (11.48%) Project Management
14 7 (11.48%) WAN
14 7 (11.48%) TCP/IP
14 7 (11.48%) EMC
14 7 (11.48%) HP
14 7 (11.48%) ITIL

Infrastructure Technician
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 22 (36.07%) MS Exchange
2 8 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (21.31%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (31.15%) SAN
2 12 (19.67%) Firewall
3 10 (16.39%) LAN
4 7 (11.48%) WAN
4 7 (11.48%) TCP/IP
5 6 (9.84%) DNS
5 6 (9.84%) VoIP
6 4 (6.56%) VPN
7 3 (4.92%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (4.92%) DHCP
7 3 (4.92%) VLAN
8 1 (1.64%) Wireless
8 1 (1.64%) BGP
8 1 (1.64%) OSPF
8 1 (1.64%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.03%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.28%) MySQL
4 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
General
1 14 (22.95%) Finance
2 10 (16.39%) Banking
2 10 (16.39%) Retail
3 5 (8.20%) Marketing
3 5 (8.20%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.92%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Client/Server
2 4 (6.56%) Blackberry
3 3 (4.92%) Statistics
4 2 (3.28%) Clustering
5 1 (1.64%) NHS
5 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 47 (77.05%) Windows
2 12 (19.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (18.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (18.03%) Windows 7
4 8 (13.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (9.84%) Windows 8
6 3 (4.92%) Linux
6 3 (4.92%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (3.28%) UNIX
8 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (18.03%) Service Delivery
2 8 (13.11%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (11.48%) Project Management
3 7 (11.48%) ITIL
4 5 (8.20%) Business Continuity Planning
4 5 (8.20%) Business Continuity
4 5 (8.20%) Workflow
5 4 (6.56%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.92%) Change Management
6 3 (4.92%) Network Design
6 3 (4.92%) Software Deployment
7 2 (3.28%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (3.28%) Fund Management
7 2 (3.28%) Change Control
7 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.28%) BCP
8 1 (1.64%) Network Management
8 1 (1.64%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (1.64%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.48%) SQL
2 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.64%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (8.20%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (8.20%) CCNA
2 2 (3.28%) Degree
2 2 (3.28%) CCA
2 2 (3.28%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (3.28%) CCIE
2 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.64%) MCSE
3 1 (1.64%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (49.18%) Active Directory
2 19 (31.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (21.31%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.56%) XenApp
5 3 (4.92%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.28%) vSphere
7 1 (1.64%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (44.26%) VMware
2 25 (40.98%) Cisco
3 23 (37.70%) Microsoft
4 14 (22.95%) Citrix
5 7 (11.48%) EMC
5 7 (11.48%) HP
6 6 (9.84%) CheckPoint
6 6 (9.84%) Wyse
7 5 (8.20%) RightFax
7 5 (8.20%) IronPort
7 5 (8.20%) Brocade
8 3 (4.92%) Avaya
8 3 (4.92%) Oracle
9 2 (3.28%) Mitel
9 2 (3.28%) NetApp
10 1 (1.64%) Apple
10 1 (1.64%) Dell
10 1 (1.64%) DataCore
10 1 (1.64%) SolarWinds
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