The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 250 228 -
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 13 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.18% 0.20% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.21% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 0
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +4.93%
Infrastructure Specialist
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6941 5845 5981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.67% 95.90% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5726 4585 5020
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Infrastructure Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Infrastructure Specialist Salary Trend in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

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

Infrastructure Specialist Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Specialist
Job Locations in 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 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
North Yorkshire - 7 £40,000 -
West Yorkshire -19 6 £50,000 +38.88%
Infrastructure Specialist
England

Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 21 (65.63%) Windows
2 15 (46.88%) ITIL
3 13 (40.63%) VMware
4 11 (34.38%) SAN
4 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
5 10 (31.25%) VMware ESX
6 9 (28.13%) Finance
6 9 (28.13%) Service Management
6 9 (28.13%) Supplier Management
7 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
8 7 (21.88%) HP
9 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
9 6 (18.75%) UNIX
9 6 (18.75%) Shell Script
9 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
9 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
10 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
10 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
10 5 (15.63%) SCCM
10 5 (15.63%) SCOM
10 5 (15.63%) SCVMM
10 5 (15.63%) SCDPM
10 5 (15.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 5 (15.63%) Office 365
10 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (12.50%) MCSE
11 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
11 4 (12.50%) Cisco

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the 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 4 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 4 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (6.25%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Office 365
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) SAN
2 4 (12.50%) Network Security
3 2 (6.25%) Unified Communications
4 1 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (3.13%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (3.13%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 6 (18.75%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 21 (65.63%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (18.75%) UNIX
4 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) ITIL
2 9 (28.13%) Supplier Management
2 9 (28.13%) Service Management
3 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (9.38%) Data Security
3 3 (9.38%) Workflow
3 3 (9.38%) Computer Security
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.13%) Project Management
5 1 (3.13%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (15.63%) SC Cleared
1 5 (15.63%) Security Cleared
2 4 (12.50%) MCSE
3 3 (9.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.13%) MCP
4 1 (3.13%) CCSE
4 1 (3.13%) MCSA
4 1 (3.13%) CCNP
4 1 (3.13%) CISSP
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) VMware ESX
2 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
3 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.25%) vSphere
5 2 (6.25%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.13%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) SCCM
1 5 (15.63%) SCOM
1 5 (15.63%) SCVMM
1 5 (15.63%) SCDPM
1 5 (15.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) VMware
2 11 (34.38%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.88%) HP
4 4 (12.50%) Cisco
5 3 (9.38%) Dell
6 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.13%) Imperva
6 1 (3.13%) F5