The median annual salary for a Infrastructure Specialist was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Specialist
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 139 -
Rank change year-on-year +26 -  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 7 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.38% 0.13% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Median salary £40,000 £51,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.33% -  
UK excluding London median salary £42,938 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +7.34% -6.97%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1808 2285 1674
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.94% 95.33% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1468 1762 1415
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +2.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Infrastructure Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Infrastructure Specialist in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Specialist in Birmingham

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Specialist in Birmingham

Infrastructure Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Infrastructure Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Infrastructure Specialist in the job title.

1 16 (84.21%) Citrix
2 15 (78.95%) Service Delivery
2 15 (78.95%) CMDB
2 15 (78.95%) Continuous Improvement
2 15 (78.95%) Line Management
2 15 (78.95%) Data Centre
3 4 (21.05%) Office 365
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) Windows
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
5 2 (10.53%) Presales
5 2 (10.53%) Skype
5 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
5 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
5 2 (10.53%) PBX
5 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
5 2 (10.53%) Migration
6 1 (5.26%) VMware
6 1 (5.26%) Clustering
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco
6 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.26%) MCSE
6 1 (5.26%) MCSA
6 1 (5.26%) SQL
6 1 (5.26%) T-SQL

Infrastructure Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
1 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (21.05%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) PBX
1 2 (10.53%) Skype
2 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
1 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2016
Miscellaneous
1 15 (78.95%) CMDB
1 15 (78.95%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (78.95%) Continuous Improvement
1 15 (78.95%) Line Management
1 15 (78.95%) Service Delivery
2 2 (10.53%) Migration
2 2 (10.53%) Presales
3 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.26%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
1 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (5.26%) MCSA
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
2 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Citrix
2 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) NetApp
3 1 (5.26%) Nimble Storage
3 1 (5.26%) VMware