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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 935 930 942
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Specialist 16 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.011% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.011% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 7
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £50,250 £43,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Senior Infrastructure Specialist Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Top 18 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 5 February 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 +10 13 £50,000 -4.76%
South East +1 9 £50,000 -
Surrey - 4 £50,000 -
London -3 2 £60,000 +14.28%
Wales - 2 - -
South Wales - 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 - -
Cardiff - 2 - -
Crawley - 2 - -
Berkshire - 2 £55,000 -
City of London +54 1 £57,500 +9.52%
Oxfordshire -6 1 - -
Abingdon - 1 - -
Burton-upon-Trent - 1 £38,000 -
Bristol - 1 £43,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £38,000 -
South West - 1 £43,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £38,000 -

Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 36 (75.00%) Windows
2 35 (72.92%) Microsoft
3 34 (70.83%) Windows Server
4 24 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 23 (47.92%) MS Exchange
6 16 (33.33%) VMware
7 15 (31.25%) Degree
7 15 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (29.17%) DNS
8 14 (29.17%) Lync
8 14 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2013
9 13 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (27.08%) MCSE
10 12 (25.00%) SQL
10 12 (25.00%) DHCP
10 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (22.92%) Information Security
11 11 (22.92%) PowerShell
11 11 (22.92%) Hyper-V
12 10 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (20.83%) MS Excel
12 10 (20.83%) Cisco
12 10 (20.83%) Finance
13 9 (18.75%) Citrix
13 9 (18.75%) ITIL
13 9 (18.75%) Windows 7
13 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (16.67%) FMCG
14 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
14 8 (16.67%) Sun

Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 23 (47.92%) MS Exchange
2 14 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2013
2 14 (29.17%) Lync
3 8 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (14.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 3 (6.25%) Apache
6 3 (6.25%) Drupal
6 3 (6.25%) JBoss
6 3 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (6.25%) WebSphere
7 1 (2.08%) IIS
7 1 (2.08%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 10 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.17%) Office 365
2 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.17%) DNS
2 12 (25.00%) DHCP
3 7 (14.58%) SAN
4 5 (10.42%) Firewall
4 5 (10.42%) LAN
4 5 (10.42%) WAN
5 4 (8.33%) VoIP
6 3 (6.25%) Ethernet
6 3 (6.25%) InfiniBand
6 3 (6.25%) LDAP
6 3 (6.25%) SNMP
7 2 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (4.17%) NAS
7 2 (4.17%) SSL
8 1 (2.08%) Skype
8 1 (2.08%) VLAN
8 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) Big Data
2 3 (6.25%) MySQL
2 3 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (6.25%) RDBMS
2 3 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Hudson
1 3 (6.25%) Jenkins
1 3 (6.25%) JIRA
1 3 (6.25%) Trac
General
1 10 (20.83%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Law
2 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) Web Services
2 3 (6.25%) LAMP
2 3 (6.25%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) FMCG
2 7 (14.58%) Blackberry
3 6 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (10.42%) Data Centre
5 3 (6.25%) Clustering
5 3 (6.25%) Grid Computing
5 3 (6.25%) Health Informatics
5 3 (6.25%) Informatics
5 3 (6.25%) Life Science
5 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
5 3 (6.25%) Mathematics
5 3 (6.25%) Private Cloud
6 2 (4.17%) EMC VMAX
6 2 (4.17%) EMC VNX
6 2 (4.17%) EMC VNXe
6 2 (4.17%) Replication
7 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.08%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 36 (75.00%) Windows
2 34 (70.83%) Windows Server
3 12 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (14.58%) Windows 8
6 4 (8.33%) Linux
7 3 (6.25%) CentOS
7 3 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.17%) Data ONTAP
8 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (2.08%) AIX
9 1 (2.08%) Android
9 1 (2.08%) OpenVMS
9 1 (2.08%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) Information Security
2 10 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
3 9 (18.75%) ITIL
4 8 (16.67%) Change Management
4 8 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (12.50%) Project Management
6 5 (10.42%) Service Delivery
7 4 (8.33%) Asset Management
7 4 (8.33%) Release Management
7 4 (8.33%) Server Building
7 4 (8.33%) Software Delivery
8 3 (6.25%) Analytics
8 3 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.25%) Data Governance
8 3 (6.25%) Fault Management
8 3 (6.25%) Information Governance
8 3 (6.25%) Low Latency
8 3 (6.25%) Open Source
8 3 (6.25%) Performance Management
8 3 (6.25%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 12 (25.00%) SQL
2 11 (22.92%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 3 (6.25%) Java
3 3 (6.25%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (31.25%) Degree
1 15 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (27.08%) MCSE
3 3 (6.25%) RHCE
3 3 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.17%) CCA
4 2 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (4.17%) MCP
4 2 (4.17%) MCTS
4 2 (4.17%) RHCT
5 1 (2.08%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (22.92%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.33%) vSphere
4 4 (8.33%) XenDesktop
5 3 (6.25%) GPFS
5 3 (6.25%) XenApp
6 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (4.17%) VMware ESX
6 2 (4.17%) XenServer
7 1 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.08%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (12.50%) SCCM
2 3 (6.25%) Nagios
2 3 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.25%) Puppet
2 3 (6.25%) Tivoli
2 3 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (4.17%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (4.17%) NetBackup
3 2 (4.17%) SCOM
3 2 (4.17%) WSUS
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 35 (72.92%) Microsoft
2 16 (33.33%) VMware
3 10 (20.83%) Cisco
4 9 (18.75%) Citrix
5 8 (16.67%) NetApp
5 8 (16.67%) Sun
6 4 (8.33%) EMC
6 4 (8.33%) Sophos
7 3 (6.25%) Brocade
7 3 (6.25%) Dell
7 3 (6.25%) HP
7 3 (6.25%) IBM
7 3 (6.25%) Opsware
7 3 (6.25%) Oracle
7 3 (6.25%) Remedy
8 2 (4.17%) CommVault
8 2 (4.17%) McAfee
8 2 (4.17%) Palo Alto
9 1 (2.08%) Apple
9 1 (2.08%) RightFax