The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Infrastructure Specialist role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Infrastructure Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 934 967 990
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Infrastructure Specialist 14 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.004% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.004% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 9
Average salary £46,150 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.09% +15.79%
UK excluding London average salary £46,150 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-16.09% +15.79%

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
99438 106716 115504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.25% 96.46% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 83514 87039 93609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Network Infrastructure Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Network Infrastructure Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend

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

Network Infrastructure Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Network Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Infrastructure Specialist over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 within the UK.

Network Infrastructure Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Infrastructure Specialist
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Infrastructure Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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 +18 14 £46,150 -23.08%
South West - 6 £46,150 -
Wiltshire - 6 £46,150 -
Swindon - 6 £46,150 -
London - 5 £55,000 -
Uxbridge - 2 £50,000 -
City of London - 1 £59,500 -
Reading - 1 - -
York - 1 £40,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
Manchester - 1 £29,500 -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £40,000 -
South East - 1 - -
North West - 1 £29,500 -

Network Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Network Infrastructure Specialist 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 Network Infrastructure Specialist in their job title.

1 16 (80.00%) Cisco
1 16 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (55.00%) VoIP
3 10 (50.00%) Data Centre
4 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (45.00%) Load Balancing
5 8 (40.00%) VPN
6 7 (35.00%) DNS
6 7 (35.00%) WAN
6 7 (35.00%) CCNP
6 7 (35.00%) CCNA
6 7 (35.00%) Finance
6 7 (35.00%) VMware
7 6 (30.00%) Validation
7 6 (30.00%) Intel Security
7 6 (30.00%) Juniper
7 6 (30.00%) Wireless
7 6 (30.00%) CCDA
7 6 (30.00%) Citrix
7 6 (30.00%) SSL
7 6 (30.00%) LAN
7 6 (30.00%) Network Design
7 6 (30.00%) Multimedia
7 6 (30.00%) Wireless Security
7 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (30.00%) Telepresence
8 5 (25.00%) F5
8 5 (25.00%) Retail
8 5 (25.00%) Degree

Network Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Network Infrastructure Specialist 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 Network Infrastructure Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (15.00%) Moodle
1 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) IaaS
2 1 (5.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) VoIP
2 8 (40.00%) VPN
3 7 (35.00%) DNS
3 7 (35.00%) WAN
4 6 (30.00%) LAN
4 6 (30.00%) SSL
4 6 (30.00%) Telepresence
4 6 (30.00%) Wireless
4 6 (30.00%) Wireless Security
5 4 (20.00%) Firewall
6 2 (10.00%) BGP
6 2 (10.00%) OSPF
6 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (5.00%) DHCP
7 1 (5.00%) EIGRP
7 1 (5.00%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Multimedia
3 5 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Law
4 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (20.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Unix
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (30.00%) Network Design
2 6 (30.00%) Validation
3 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.00%) Information Security
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (5.00%) SABSA
5 1 (5.00%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (5.00%) SIEM
5 1 (5.00%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (35.00%) CCNA
2 7 (35.00%) CCNP
3 6 (30.00%) CCDA
4 5 (25.00%) CCDP
4 5 (25.00%) Degree
5 3 (15.00%) MCSE
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (5.00%) CCSA
6 1 (5.00%) CISM
6 1 (5.00%) CISSP
6 1 (5.00%) ISSAP
6 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (10.00%) vSphere
5 1 (5.00%) Firmware
5 1 (5.00%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Cisco
2 7 (35.00%) VMware
3 6 (30.00%) Citrix
3 6 (30.00%) Intel Security
3 6 (30.00%) Juniper
4 5 (25.00%) F5
4 5 (25.00%) Intel
5 4 (20.00%) HP
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (15.00%) Palo Alto
7 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
8 1 (5.00%) 3PAR
8 1 (5.00%) MobileIron
8 1 (5.00%) Nimble Storage
8 1 (5.00%) Splunk