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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Specialist
Rank 249 221 214
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 4 34 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.058% 0.48% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.060% 0.50% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 3 34 0
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
6643 6833 5066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 97.05% 96.16% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 5453 5419 3980
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 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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
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 3 July 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
(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 -16 4 £30,000 -29.41%
West Yorkshire -5 2 £30,000 -7.69%
Infrastructure Specialist
England

Infrastructure Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 11 (47.83%) Cisco
2 10 (43.48%) Windows
3 9 (39.13%) VMware
4 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (34.78%) Finance
5 6 (26.09%) SCCM
5 6 (26.09%) VMware ESX
5 6 (26.09%) ITIL
5 6 (26.09%) SAN
6 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
6 5 (21.74%) Project Management
6 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (17.39%) F5
7 4 (17.39%) EMC VMAX
7 4 (17.39%) SolarWinds
7 4 (17.39%) Change Management
7 4 (17.39%) LAN
7 4 (17.39%) HP
8 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
8 3 (13.04%) WAN
8 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
8 3 (13.04%) UNIX
8 3 (13.04%) SLA
8 3 (13.04%) SCOM
8 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity
8 3 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
9 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis

Infrastructure Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Lync
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Mimecast
2 1 (4.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) SAN
2 4 (17.39%) LAN
3 3 (13.04%) WAN
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (4.35%) Unified Communications
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) EMC VMAX
2 2 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.35%) EMC VNX
3 1 (4.35%) CLARiiON
3 1 (4.35%) CMDB
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (43.48%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (13.04%) UNIX
5 2 (8.70%) AIX
5 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
5 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) ITIL
2 5 (21.74%) PRINCE2
2 5 (21.74%) Project Management
3 4 (17.39%) Change Management
4 3 (13.04%) Business Continuity
5 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
5 2 (8.70%) Data Protection
5 2 (8.70%) Service Management
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.70%) BCP
5 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Perl
1 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) VMware ESX
2 2 (8.70%) vSphere
2 2 (8.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) SCCM
2 3 (13.04%) SCOM
3 2 (8.70%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Cisco
2 9 (39.13%) VMware
3 4 (17.39%) SolarWinds
3 4 (17.39%) F5
3 4 (17.39%) HP
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.70%) IBM
5 2 (8.70%) Dell
5 2 (8.70%) EMC
5 2 (8.70%) Red Hat
5 2 (8.70%) Sophos
6 1 (4.35%) Brocade
6 1 (4.35%) 3PAR
6 1 (4.35%) CommVault
6 1 (4.35%) NetApp
6 1 (4.35%) Unisys