The first table below looks at the demand for the Infrastructure Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Infrastructure Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 199 199 191
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 9 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.20% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.21% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 5
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £50,000 £47,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Job Titles Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5117 5286 4632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.81% 94.70% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4285 4439 4020
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Infrastructure Specialist
England

Infrastructure Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Infrastructure Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist across the West Midlands region.

Infrastructure Specialist Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Infrastructure Specialist Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Specialist
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham +1 5 £46,500 +29.16% 1
Staffordshire -11 2 £32,500 +10.16% 1
Worcestershire -3 1 £32,500 -13.33%
Warwickshire - 1 £45,000 -
Infrastructure Specialist
England

Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited 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 Infrastructure Specialist in their job title.

1 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 13 (61.90%) Windows
3 10 (47.62%) VMware
4 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 8 (38.10%) SCOM
6 7 (33.33%) SCCM
6 7 (33.33%) Citrix
6 7 (33.33%) Linux
6 7 (33.33%) SharePoint
7 6 (28.57%) LAN
7 6 (28.57%) WAN
8 5 (23.81%) ITIL
8 5 (23.81%) SQL
8 5 (23.81%) Cisco
9 4 (19.05%) SCVMM
9 4 (19.05%) VLAN
9 4 (19.05%) SharePoint Server
9 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
9 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
9 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
9 4 (19.05%) Lync
9 4 (19.05%) Unified Communications
9 4 (19.05%) Office 365
9 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (19.05%) SCDPM
9 4 (19.05%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
9 4 (19.05%) VoIP
9 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited 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 Infrastructure Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (19.05%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (19.05%) Lync
2 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (19.05%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) IIS
3 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) LAN
1 6 (28.57%) WAN
2 4 (19.05%) VLAN
2 4 (19.05%) Unified Communications
2 4 (19.05%) VoIP
3 3 (14.29%) Intranet
3 3 (14.29%) SAN
4 2 (9.52%) VPN
4 2 (9.52%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (9.52%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (61.90%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (9.52%) UNIX
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 3 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (9.52%) Network Design
3 2 (9.52%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
3 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.52%) vSphere
3 2 (9.52%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 8 (38.10%) SCOM
2 7 (33.33%) SCCM
3 4 (19.05%) SCVMM
3 4 (19.05%) SCDPM
3 4 (19.05%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 18 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 10 (47.62%) VMware
3 7 (33.33%) Citrix
4 5 (23.81%) Cisco
5 4 (19.05%) HP
6 3 (14.29%) NetApp
7 2 (9.52%) Avaya
7 2 (9.52%) Juniper
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Salary: £38-55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension, Medical Insurance
Posted: 22 days ago