The median annual salary for a Infrastructure Specialist was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 3 months to 28 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 167 180
Rank change year-on-year +13 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 7 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.24% 0.063% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.065% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 3
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £37,500 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,725 £37,500 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £43,000 £40,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +7.50% -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 the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2847 3080 3292
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 96.80% 97.41% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2273 2452 2683
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,850 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Specialist in the East Midlands

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Specialist in the East Midlands

Infrastructure Specialist
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire - 4 £42,500 -
Derbyshire +9 2 £42,875 +14.33%
Northamptonshire - 1 £50,000 -
Infrastructure Specialist
England

Infrastructure Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 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 East Midlands region featuring Infrastructure Specialist in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) SAN
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco
3 5 (62.50%) VMware
4 4 (50.00%) Migration
4 4 (50.00%) VLAN
4 4 (50.00%) SCCM
4 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (50.00%) Office 365
5 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (25.00%) High Availability
6 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (25.00%) Skype
6 2 (25.00%) Citrix
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
6 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 2 (25.00%) MCSE
6 2 (25.00%) MCSA
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL
6 2 (25.00%) MCP
6 2 (25.00%) SharePoint

Infrastructure Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
1 6 (75.00%) SAN
2 4 (50.00%) VLAN
3 2 (25.00%) Skype
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (12.50%) DHCP
4 1 (12.50%) DNS
4 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
General
1 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (25.00%) High Availability
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (12.50%) Information Security
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (12.50%) Service Management
3 1 (12.50%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCP
1 2 (25.00%) MCSA
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CEH
2 1 (12.50%) CompTIA Security+
2 1 (12.50%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco
1 5 (62.50%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
4 1 (12.50%) Brocade