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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Technician
Rank 825 852 868
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Technician 69 28 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.026% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.027% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 55 26 27
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,550 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £33,900 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £27,500 £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
108241 101899 112522
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.25% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 87515 84514 96083
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 2014 within the UK.

Infrastructure Technician Salary Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Technician
Top 27 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 27 August 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
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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 -13 65 £32,500 +18.18% 7
London +7 21 £32,500 -9.72% 2
Croydon - 14 £32,500 - 1
Dorset +3 12 £27,500 -8.33% 1
South West +1 12 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Bournemouth -1 11 £27,500 -8.33% 1
Yorkshire -25 11 £32,500 - 3
North West - 11 - -
Chester - 10 - -
Cheshire - 10 - -
West Yorkshire -18 7 £32,500 - 3
Leeds - 7 £32,500 - 3
South East -33 6 £32,500 +30.00% 1
Warwickshire +15 4 £30,000 -33.33%
Guildford +14 4 £32,500 -
Surrey +3 4 £32,500 -
West Midlands +1 4 £30,000 -33.33%
North Yorkshire - 4 £23,500 -
York - 4 £23,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £32,000 -
City of London - 3 £32,500 - 1
Brighton - 2 £35,250 - 1
East Sussex - 2 £35,250 - 1
Manchester - 1 - -
Poole - 1 £25,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £27,750 -
Scotland - 1 £27,750 -

Infrastructure Technician
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 89 (86.41%) Windows
2 69 (66.99%) SAN
3 59 (57.28%) Microsoft
4 55 (53.40%) Active Directory
5 48 (46.60%) MS Excel
6 43 (41.75%) Citrix
7 37 (35.92%) VMware
8 33 (32.04%) VMware Infrastructure
9 31 (30.10%) SQL
10 29 (28.16%) MS Exchange
11 28 (27.18%) HP
12 25 (24.27%) Exchange Server 2010
13 23 (22.33%) SolarWinds
14 22 (21.36%) Firewall
15 20 (19.42%) Dell
15 20 (19.42%) EMC
15 20 (19.42%) VoIP
16 19 (18.45%) Degree
16 19 (18.45%) Network Management
17 18 (17.48%) DataCore
18 17 (16.50%) Legal
18 17 (16.50%) ITIL
19 13 (12.62%) Hyper-V
20 12 (11.65%) XenApp
21 11 (10.68%) SQL Server
22 10 (9.71%) Apple
22 10 (9.71%) Windows Server 2008
22 10 (9.71%) Marketing
23 9 (8.74%) Cisco
24 8 (7.77%) DNS

Infrastructure Technician
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 29 (28.16%) MS Exchange
2 25 (24.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.83%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.88%) IIS
5 2 (1.94%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.94%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.94%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.94%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.97%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 48 (46.60%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.97%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.94%) SaaS
1 2 (1.94%) Office 365
1 2 (1.94%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 69 (66.99%) SAN
2 22 (21.36%) Firewall
3 20 (19.42%) VoIP
4 8 (7.77%) DNS
5 5 (4.85%) WAN
5 5 (4.85%) DHCP
5 5 (4.85%) LAN
6 4 (3.88%) Unified Communications
6 4 (3.88%) IPv4
7 3 (2.91%) DEFINITY
7 3 (2.91%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.91%) VPN
7 3 (2.91%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (2.91%) VLAN
8 2 (1.94%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (1.94%) OSPF
9 1 (0.97%) NetScaler
9 1 (0.97%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.97%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (0.97%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (16.50%) Legal
2 10 (9.71%) Marketing
3 5 (4.85%) Retail
4 2 (1.94%) Finance
5 1 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.97%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.97%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.94%) COM+
1 2 (1.94%) Web Services
1 2 (1.94%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.83%) Statistics
1 6 (5.83%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (4.85%) Clustering
3 4 (3.88%) PKI
4 3 (2.91%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.94%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.94%) Kindle
6 1 (0.97%) FMCG
6 1 (0.97%) Replication
6 1 (0.97%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.97%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 89 (86.41%) Windows
2 10 (9.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (6.80%) Linux
4 6 (5.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (4.85%) Windows 7
6 4 (3.88%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.94%) SELinux
7 2 (1.94%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.94%) UNIX
7 2 (1.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (18.45%) Network Management
2 17 (16.50%) ITIL
3 5 (4.85%) Service Delivery
4 4 (3.88%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (1.94%) CRM
5 2 (1.94%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (1.94%) Asset Management
6 1 (0.97%) Logistics
6 1 (0.97%) Incident Management
6 1 (0.97%) Time Management
6 1 (0.97%) Workflow
6 1 (0.97%) Business Continuity
6 1 (0.97%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.97%) Change Control
6 1 (0.97%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (30.10%) SQL
2 6 (5.83%) Shell Script
3 4 (3.88%) Java
4 3 (2.91%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.91%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (18.45%) Degree
2 7 (6.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (5.83%) MCSE
4 4 (3.88%) MCP
4 4 (3.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.94%) CCNA
6 1 (0.97%) CCA
6 1 (0.97%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.97%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.97%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.80%) SLA
2 5 (4.85%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.94%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 55 (53.40%) Active Directory
2 33 (32.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (12.62%) Hyper-V
4 12 (11.65%) XenApp
5 7 (6.80%) vSphere
6 5 (4.85%) Terminal Services
6 5 (4.85%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (0.97%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (6.80%) Backup Exec
2 4 (3.88%) SCCM
3 2 (1.94%) WSUS
3 2 (1.94%) YUM
4 1 (0.97%) NetCrunch
4 1 (0.97%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.97%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 59 (57.28%) Microsoft
2 43 (41.75%) Citrix
3 37 (35.92%) VMware
4 28 (27.18%) HP
5 23 (22.33%) SolarWinds
6 20 (19.42%) Dell
6 20 (19.42%) EMC
7 18 (17.48%) DataCore
8 10 (9.71%) Apple
9 9 (8.74%) Cisco
10 4 (3.88%) Symantec
11 3 (2.91%) Avaya
12 2 (1.94%) Oracle
12 2 (1.94%) JBoss
13 1 (0.97%) Cognos
13 1 (0.97%) SAP
13 1 (0.97%) Intel
13 1 (0.97%) Juniper
13 1 (0.97%) Lotus
13 1 (0.97%) Red Hat
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago