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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 236 221 227
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 19 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.26% 0.019% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.020% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 19 0 7
Average salary £40,000 - £21,547
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,995 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+3.67% -8.90%
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
7145 5052 5616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.57% 94.70% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5671 4009 4624
Average salary £36,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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
West Yorkshire -19 15 £27,500 -
North Yorkshire - 3 £42,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £46,500 -
Infrastructure Specialist
England

Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 27 (49.09%) Windows
1 27 (49.09%) VMware
2 25 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 22 (40.00%) ITIL
4 20 (36.36%) MS Exchange
5 19 (34.55%) Microsoft
5 19 (34.55%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (29.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (27.27%) UNIX
7 15 (27.27%) Finance
8 14 (25.45%) Linux
9 12 (21.82%) HP
9 12 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 10 (18.18%) Unified Communications
12 9 (16.36%) Enterprise Storage
12 9 (16.36%) SAN
12 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 8 (14.55%) Supplier Management
13 8 (14.55%) VMware ESX
13 8 (14.55%) Service Management
14 7 (12.73%) Data Management
14 7 (12.73%) Hyper-V
14 7 (12.73%) Network Security
14 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (10.91%) McAfee ePO
15 6 (10.91%) F5
15 6 (10.91%) Firewall
15 6 (10.91%) CCSE
15 6 (10.91%) CheckPoint

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 20 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 11 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (10.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (9.09%) Lync
4 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (18.18%) Unified Communications
2 9 (16.36%) SAN
3 7 (12.73%) Network Security
4 6 (10.91%) LDAP
4 6 (10.91%) Firewall
5 5 (9.09%) IPsec
5 5 (9.09%) IP Telephony
5 5 (9.09%) BIG-IP
5 5 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (9.09%) OSPF
5 5 (9.09%) BGP
5 5 (9.09%) NetScreen
5 5 (9.09%) DHCP
5 5 (9.09%) DNS
5 5 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (9.09%) DMVPN
5 5 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Games
2 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (21.82%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (16.36%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (10.91%) Blackberry
4 5 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (7.27%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 27 (49.09%) Windows
2 15 (27.27%) UNIX
3 14 (25.45%) Linux
4 7 (12.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (40.00%) ITIL
2 8 (14.55%) Service Management
2 8 (14.55%) Supplier Management
3 7 (12.73%) Data Management
4 5 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 4 (7.27%) Project Management
5 4 (7.27%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (5.45%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (3.64%) Server Monitoring
7 2 (3.64%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.64%) Computer Security
8 1 (1.82%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.91%) Shell Script
2 5 (9.09%) C
3 4 (7.27%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.64%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 16 (29.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (10.91%) CCSE
2 6 (10.91%) CCNP
2 6 (10.91%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.64%) MCSE
System Software
1 25 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 19 (34.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (16.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 8 (14.55%) VMware ESX
5 7 (12.73%) Hyper-V
6 5 (9.09%) XenServer
7 3 (5.45%) vSphere
8 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.82%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (10.91%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (9.09%) SCDPM
2 5 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 5 (9.09%) SCCM
2 5 (9.09%) SCOM
2 5 (9.09%) SCVMM
3 1 (1.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (49.09%) VMware
2 19 (34.55%) Microsoft
3 12 (21.82%) HP
4 6 (10.91%) CheckPoint
4 6 (10.91%) McAfee
4 6 (10.91%) Cisco
4 6 (10.91%) F5
5 5 (9.09%) Blue Coat
5 5 (9.09%) Infoblox
5 5 (9.09%) Imperva
6 2 (3.64%) Dell
6 2 (3.64%) Citrix