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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 243 224 219
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 11 27 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.15% 0.39% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.41% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 2
Average salary £43,750 £42,500 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +40.49%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-4.49% +14.10%
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
7095 6653 5295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.74% 95.29% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5790 5201 4264
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £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 5 March 2015.

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 5 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
West Yorkshire -10 9 £40,000 +25.00%
North Yorkshire -6 1 £42,500 -5.55%
Infrastructure Specialist
England

Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 12 (50.00%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 6 (25.00%) Cisco
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (20.83%) Office 365
4 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
4 5 (20.83%) ITIL
4 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
4 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
4 5 (20.83%) VMware
4 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
4 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
5 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (16.67%) SCCM
5 4 (16.67%) SCOM
5 4 (16.67%) SCVMM
5 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
5 4 (16.67%) SCDPM
5 4 (16.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (12.50%) UNIX
6 3 (12.50%) SAN
6 3 (12.50%) Data Security
6 3 (12.50%) Network Security
6 3 (12.50%) Computer Security
6 3 (12.50%) VMware ESX
6 3 (12.50%) Workflow

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.17%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Office 365
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) SAN
1 3 (12.50%) Network Security
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (8.33%) LAN
2 2 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 1 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
General
1 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (12.50%) UNIX
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (8.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) ITIL
2 3 (12.50%) Data Security
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Security
2 3 (12.50%) Workflow
3 2 (8.33%) Supplier Management
3 2 (8.33%) Project Management
3 2 (8.33%) Service Management
3 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.17%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
1 2 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.83%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (4.17%) MCSA
3 1 (4.17%) MCP
3 1 (4.17%) CCNP
3 1 (4.17%) CISSP
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.17%) CCSE
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (12.50%) VMware ESX
3 3 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) SCCM
1 4 (16.67%) SCOM
1 4 (16.67%) SCVMM
1 4 (16.67%) SCDPM
1 4 (16.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) Cisco
3 5 (20.83%) VMware
4 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (8.33%) Dell
4 2 (8.33%) IBM
5 1 (4.17%) EMC
5 1 (4.17%) NetApp
5 1 (4.17%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.17%) F5
5 1 (4.17%) Imperva