The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire 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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 200 181 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 6 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.12% 0.28% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 0
Average salary £50,000 £36,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +4.93%
Infrastructure Specialist
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4676 4055 3881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 97.11% 95.59% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3800 3206 3275
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Infrastructure Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Infrastructure Specialist Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Infrastructure Specialist Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Infrastructure Specialist
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 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
Leeds -10 5 £50,750 +40.97%
Infrastructure Specialist
Yorkshire

Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 9 (42.86%) ITIL
2 9 (42.86%) Service Management
2 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 9 (42.86%) Supplier Management
3 7 (33.33%) VMware
3 7 (33.33%) VMware ESX
4 6 (28.57%) SAN
4 6 (28.57%) Shell Script
4 6 (28.57%) HP
4 6 (28.57%) UNIX
4 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
5 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
5 4 (19.05%) SCCM
5 4 (19.05%) SCOM
5 4 (19.05%) SCVMM
5 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
5 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
5 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
5 4 (19.05%) Office 365
5 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (19.05%) SCDPM
5 4 (19.05%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (9.52%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
7 2 (9.52%) MCSE

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (4.76%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) Unified Communications
2 1 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) UNIX
3 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) ITIL
1 9 (42.86%) Service Management
1 9 (42.86%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) SC Cleared
1 4 (19.05%) Security Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) MCSE
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 4 (19.05%) Hyper-V
2 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.52%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) SCCM
1 4 (19.05%) SCOM
1 4 (19.05%) SCVMM
1 4 (19.05%) SCDPM
1 4 (19.05%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) VMware
2 6 (28.57%) HP
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) Imperva
4 1 (4.76%) F5