Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Specialist was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Infrastructure Specialist
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 288 344 403
Rank change year-on-year +56 +59 +53
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 42 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.41% 0.085% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.089% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 42 9 17
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.70% -8.00% +31.58%
10th Percentile £51,250 £34,700 £49,100
90th Percentile £73,750 £98,000 £72,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £58,750 £61,250
% change year-on-year +2.13% -4.08% +28.95%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 9643 11276 16563
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.77% 96.38% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 8738 10274 14384
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £34,675 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.74% +4.55% -

Infrastructure Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Specialist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Specialist in the City of London

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Specialist in the City of London

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Specialist in the City of London

Infrastructure Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 City of London region featuring Infrastructure Specialist in the job title.

1 34 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 32 (76.19%) Microsoft
3 20 (47.62%) DNS
4 18 (42.86%) DHCP
4 18 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 17 (40.48%) Git (software)
5 17 (40.48%) PaaS
5 17 (40.48%) Confluence
5 17 (40.48%) BDD
5 17 (40.48%) Puppet
5 17 (40.48%) JIRA
5 17 (40.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 17 (40.48%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (40.48%) High Availability
5 17 (40.48%) Splunk
5 17 (40.48%) IaaS
5 17 (40.48%) Docker
5 17 (40.48%) Octopus Deploy
5 17 (40.48%) DevOps
5 17 (40.48%) Continuous Delivery
5 17 (40.48%) Azure Active Directory
5 17 (40.48%) VPN
5 17 (40.48%) WAN
5 17 (40.48%) IBM
5 17 (40.48%) Java
5 17 (40.48%) .NET
5 17 (40.48%) SQL Server
5 17 (40.48%) Windows
5 17 (40.48%) DMZ
5 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development

Infrastructure Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 17 (40.48%) Confluence
2 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.76%) CMS
3 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 18 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (40.48%) Azure Active Directory
2 17 (40.48%) IaaS
2 17 (40.48%) PaaS
3 10 (23.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (47.62%) DNS
2 18 (42.86%) DHCP
3 17 (40.48%) DMZ
3 17 (40.48%) Firewall
3 17 (40.48%) VPN
3 17 (40.48%) WAN
4 3 (7.14%) SAN
5 2 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.76%) ISDN
5 2 (4.76%) MPLS
5 2 (4.76%) NAS
5 2 (4.76%) Unified Communications
5 2 (4.76%) WebEx
6 1 (2.38%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (40.48%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (40.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 17 (40.48%) Git (software)
1 17 (40.48%) JIRA
1 17 (40.48%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Law
2 1 (2.38%) Legal
2 1 (2.38%) Prime Brokerage
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (40.48%) .NET
2 2 (4.76%) XMPP
3 1 (2.38%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Blackberry
2 3 (7.14%) Clustering
3 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.38%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 17 (40.48%) Windows
2 16 (38.10%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (40.48%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (40.48%) BDD
1 17 (40.48%) Continuous Delivery
1 17 (40.48%) Continuous Integration
1 17 (40.48%) DevOps
1 17 (40.48%) High Availability
1 17 (40.48%) TDD
2 14 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 14 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 11 (26.19%) Proactive Monitoring
4 9 (21.43%) Capacity Management
4 9 (21.43%) E-Discovery
5 7 (16.67%) ITIL
6 6 (14.29%) Project Management
7 3 (7.14%) BCP
7 3 (7.14%) ITSM
7 3 (7.14%) Service Management
8 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.76%) Network Management
8 2 (4.76%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) Java
2 15 (35.71%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Degree
2 3 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (4.76%) CCNA
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.38%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 34 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 17 (40.48%) Docker
3 15 (35.71%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 14 (33.33%) XenApp
4 14 (33.33%) XenDesktop
5 10 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (21.43%) DFS Replication
7 7 (16.67%) Xen
8 1 (2.38%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.38%) vCloud
8 1 (2.38%) VMware NSX
8 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (40.48%) Puppet
2 15 (35.71%) SCCM
3 14 (33.33%) SCOM
3 14 (33.33%) SCOrch
4 9 (21.43%) XenMobile
5 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (4.76%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (4.76%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (4.76%) NetBackup
6 2 (4.76%) SafeCom
7 1 (2.38%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (2.38%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 32 (76.19%) Microsoft
2 17 (40.48%) IBM
2 17 (40.48%) Splunk
3 15 (35.71%) Citrix
3 15 (35.71%) VMware
4 14 (33.33%) AppSense
5 10 (23.81%) HP
6 3 (7.14%) 3PAR
6 3 (7.14%) Bloomberg
6 3 (7.14%) Reuters
6 3 (7.14%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.76%) Blue Coat
7 2 (4.76%) CheckPoint
7 2 (4.76%) Cisco
7 2 (4.76%) Clearswift
7 2 (4.76%) EMC
7 2 (4.76%) FireEye
7 2 (4.76%) Meraki
7 2 (4.76%) NetApp
7 2 (4.76%) Proofpoint