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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 876 882 870
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Specialist 11 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.011% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.012% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 3
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +11.76%

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
101493 101105 101549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.45% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 83542 81233 85841
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 15 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 2 March 2015. 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 +20 11 £52,500 +10.52% 1
London +22 7 £52,500 +5.00% 1
City of London +10 4 £53,750 +7.50% 1
Yorkshire 0 2 £55,000 +15.78%
Sidcup - 2 £52,500 -
York +13 1 £52,500 +10.52%
North Yorkshire +10 1 £52,500 +10.52%
North West -13 1 £50,000 +33.33%
South East -21 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Merseyside - 1 £50,000 -
East of England - 1 £57,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Liverpool - 1 £50,000 -
Essex - 1 £57,500 -
Oxford - 1 £50,000 -

Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 9 (56.25%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco
2 7 (43.75%) SAN
3 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (37.50%) HP
3 6 (37.50%) Windows
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (25.00%) Network Security
5 4 (25.00%) CCSE
5 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (25.00%) CCNP
5 4 (25.00%) CISSP
5 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 4 (25.00%) Project Management
5 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (18.75%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (18.75%) 3PAR
6 3 (18.75%) F5
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 3 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (18.75%) Firewall
6 3 (18.75%) OSPF
6 3 (18.75%) Juniper
6 3 (18.75%) CommVault
6 3 (18.75%) Citrix
6 3 (18.75%) DHCP
6 3 (18.75%) DNS
6 3 (18.75%) BIG-IP

Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 4 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 7 (43.75%) SAN
2 4 (25.00%) Network Security
3 3 (18.75%) BIG-IP
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (18.75%) Fibre Channel
3 3 (18.75%) OSPF
3 3 (18.75%) Firewall
3 3 (18.75%) DHCP
3 3 (18.75%) DNS
3 3 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (12.50%) WAN
4 2 (12.50%) Wireless
4 2 (12.50%) NAS
4 2 (12.50%) iSCSI
5 1 (6.25%) 4G
5 1 (6.25%) MPLS
5 1 (6.25%) ADSL
5 1 (6.25%) ISDN
General
1 2 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (12.50%) Email Management
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Network Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (25.00%) CCSE
2 4 (25.00%) CCNP
2 4 (25.00%) CISSP
3 3 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (12.50%) MCITP
4 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (12.50%) CCNA
4 2 (12.50%) MCSE
5 1 (6.25%) MCSA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) vSphere
2 2 (12.50%) XenApp
2 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
2 2 (12.50%) DFS Replication
2 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco
3 6 (37.50%) HP
4 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (18.75%) 3PAR
5 3 (18.75%) F5
5 3 (18.75%) Citrix
5 3 (18.75%) Juniper
5 3 (18.75%) CommVault
5 3 (18.75%) Blue Coat
5 3 (18.75%) Brocade
6 1 (6.25%) Veeam
6 1 (6.25%) NetApp
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
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