The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Infrastructure Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 897 944 967
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Specialist 14 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.018% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.019% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 7
Median salary £43,300 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.84% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,900 £48,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £61,850 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,250 £45,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.46% +1.66%

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
90823 105550 110058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.28% 96.22% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 76065 87949 88918
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Infrastructure Specialist in the job title.

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 25 September 2016 within the UK.

Senior Infrastructure Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +50 11 £45,750 -3.68%
London +54 8 £43,300 -33.38%
North West - 2 £47,500 -
Manchester - 2 £47,500 -
Cardiff - 2 £41,250 -
South Wales - 2 £41,250 -
Wales - 2 £41,250 -
City of London +63 1 £35,000 -46.15%
South East +41 1 £44,000 -7.36%
Scotland +22 1 £32,500 -23.04%
Hampshire +16 1 £44,000 +4.14%
Edinburgh +15 1 £32,500 -47.15%
Winchester +7 1 £44,000 +4.14%

Senior Infrastructure Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Senior Infrastructure Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Infrastructure Specialist in the job title.

1 22 (70.97%) Windows
2 20 (64.52%) VMware
3 19 (61.29%) Active Directory
4 18 (58.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (51.61%) Windows Server
6 14 (45.16%) Data Centre
6 14 (45.16%) SAN
7 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
8 12 (38.71%) ITIL
9 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
10 9 (29.03%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
11 8 (25.81%) WAN
11 8 (25.81%) NetApp
12 7 (22.58%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (22.58%) Finance
12 7 (22.58%) LAN
12 7 (22.58%) SQL
12 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
12 7 (22.58%) DNS
12 7 (22.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 6 (19.35%) Riverbed
13 6 (19.35%) Cisco
13 6 (19.35%) EMC
13 6 (19.35%) Citrix
13 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
13 6 (19.35%) Law
13 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (19.35%) Virtual Infrastructure

Senior Infrastructure Specialist Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) SAN
2 8 (25.81%) WAN
3 7 (22.58%) DNS
3 7 (22.58%) LAN
3 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
4 5 (16.13%) Firewall
4 5 (16.13%) VPN
5 4 (12.90%) VLAN
6 3 (9.68%) DHCP
7 2 (6.45%) VoIP
8 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
8 1 (3.23%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (22.58%) Finance
2 6 (19.35%) Law
3 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Electronics
4 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Data Centre
2 5 (16.13%) User Experience
3 4 (12.90%) Clustering
4 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.68%) Blackberry
4 3 (9.68%) PKI
5 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
5 2 (6.45%) Digital Media
6 1 (3.23%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (70.97%) Windows
2 16 (51.61%) Windows Server
3 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (9.68%) Linux
6 1 (3.23%) Unix
6 1 (3.23%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) ITIL
2 7 (22.58%) Disaster Recovery
3 6 (19.35%) Virtual Infrastructure
4 5 (16.13%) Service Management
5 4 (12.90%) High Availability
5 4 (12.90%) Mentoring
6 3 (9.68%) Network Management
7 2 (6.45%) Analytics
7 2 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (6.45%) Data Analytics
7 2 (6.45%) E-Discovery
7 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
7 2 (6.45%) Line Management
7 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
7 2 (6.45%) SABSA
7 2 (6.45%) Security Architecture
7 2 (6.45%) TOGAF
8 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 1 (3.23%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (16.13%) MCITP
3 5 (16.13%) MCSA
3 5 (16.13%) MCSE
4 2 (6.45%) CCIE
4 2 (6.45%) CCNP
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.45%) Degree
5 1 (3.23%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.45%) PCI DSS
1 2 (6.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (61.29%) Active Directory
2 18 (58.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (29.03%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (6.45%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (6.45%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.23%) Terminal Server
6 1 (3.23%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (6.45%) SCCM
2 2 (6.45%) SCOM
2 2 (6.45%) SCVMM
2 2 (6.45%) WSUS
3 1 (3.23%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) VMware
2 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.81%) NetApp
4 6 (19.35%) Cisco
4 6 (19.35%) Citrix
4 6 (19.35%) EMC
4 6 (19.35%) Riverbed
5 4 (12.90%) Dell
5 4 (12.90%) HP
6 3 (9.68%) EqualLogic
6 3 (9.68%) Intel Security
6 3 (9.68%) ServiceNow
6 3 (9.68%) Sun
7 2 (6.45%) Aspera
7 2 (6.45%) Cyber-Ark
7 2 (6.45%) IBM
8 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.23%) SAP
8 1 (3.23%) SonicWALL
8 1 (3.23%) WatchGuard