The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Infrastructure Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 893 858 880
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Specialist 9 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.018% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.019% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 10
Average salary £51,000 £40,995 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.40% -3.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £33,950 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,995 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.77% -3.54%

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
109613 101511 111389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.24% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 88645 84193 95104
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 £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Infrastructure Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend

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

Senior Infrastructure Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Specialist over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 within the UK.

Senior Infrastructure Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 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 -29 9 £51,000 +23.63%
London - 5 £52,500 -
Sidcup - 5 £52,500 -
East of England -12 2 £45,000 -16.27%
Potters Bar - 2 £45,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £45,000 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £37,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £37,500 -
York - 1 £50,000 -
Northampton - 1 £37,500 -

Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Infrastructure Specialist in their job title.

1 15 (75.00%) VMware
1 15 (75.00%) Cisco
2 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (60.00%) Windows
3 12 (60.00%) HP
4 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (40.00%) Citrix
5 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
6 7 (35.00%) SAN
6 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (35.00%) Advertising
6 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (30.00%) vSphere
8 5 (25.00%) DFS Replication
8 5 (25.00%) F5
8 5 (25.00%) iSCSI
8 5 (25.00%) NAS
8 5 (25.00%) XenApp
8 5 (25.00%) XenDesktop
8 5 (25.00%) Firewall
8 5 (25.00%) Wireless
8 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
8 5 (25.00%) CCSE
8 5 (25.00%) VMware ESX
8 5 (25.00%) Finance
8 5 (25.00%) DHCP
8 5 (25.00%) DNS
8 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification

Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Infrastructure Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (15.00%) WebSphere Portal
3 3 (15.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (15.00%) IIS
3 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (15.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (10.00%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (5.00%) Apache
5 1 (5.00%) Quickr
5 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) SAN
2 5 (25.00%) DHCP
2 5 (25.00%) Firewall
2 5 (25.00%) Wireless
2 5 (25.00%) DNS
2 5 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 5 (25.00%) NAS
3 4 (20.00%) Unified Communications
3 4 (20.00%) DMVPN
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 4 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (20.00%) IPsec
3 4 (20.00%) IP Telephony
3 4 (20.00%) BIG-IP
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (20.00%) Network Security
3 4 (20.00%) OSPF
3 4 (20.00%) BGP
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.00%) Build Forge
2 1 (5.00%) Ant
General
1 7 (35.00%) Advertising
2 5 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (15.00%) UNIX
6 2 (10.00%) AIX
7 1 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (10.00%) Project Management
2 2 (10.00%) ITIL
2 2 (10.00%) Network Design
3 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) C
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Jython
3 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) CCNP
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (25.00%) CCSE
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.00%) MCITP
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) IBM Certification
3 1 (5.00%) MCP
3 1 (5.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (30.00%) vSphere
3 5 (25.00%) XenDesktop
3 5 (25.00%) DFS Replication
3 5 (25.00%) XenApp
3 5 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 4 (20.00%) XenServer
4 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (10.00%) vCloud
6 1 (5.00%) VMware Server
6 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (10.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Cisco
1 15 (75.00%) VMware
2 12 (60.00%) HP
3 8 (40.00%) Citrix
4 5 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 5 (25.00%) F5
5 4 (20.00%) Blue Coat
5 4 (20.00%) Infoblox
5 4 (20.00%) Imperva
6 3 (15.00%) IBM
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (10.00%) Dell
7 2 (10.00%) EMC
7 2 (10.00%) Stellent
7 2 (10.00%) NetApp
8 1 (5.00%) Lotus
8 1 (5.00%) Google