Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Specialist was £32,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 23 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
England > East of England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 322 360 368
Rank change year-on-year +38 +8 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 37 6 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.31% 0.045% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.047% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 36 2 8
East of England median annual salary £32,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.63% +26.67% -3.85%
England median annual salary £50,000 £44,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% - +2.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11644 12742 14711
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.58% 96.45% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9559 10572 12210
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

Infrastructure Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Specialist in the East of England

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Specialist in the East of England

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Specialist in the East of England

Infrastructure Specialist
Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +21 30 £32,000 -32.63% 1
Cambridgeshire - 5 £45,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 £39,750 -
Infrastructure Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 East of England region featuring Infrastructure Specialist in the job title.

1 33 (89.19%) VMware
2 32 (86.49%) Windows
3 30 (81.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 28 (75.68%) Windows Server
5 27 (72.97%) Microsoft
6 23 (62.16%) NetApp
7 22 (59.46%) Disaster Recovery
7 22 (59.46%) Finance
8 20 (54.05%) SAN
8 20 (54.05%) Unix
8 20 (54.05%) Oracle
8 20 (54.05%) SQL
9 19 (51.35%) SQL Server
9 19 (51.35%) MySQL
9 19 (51.35%) Client/Server
9 19 (51.35%) ISO 9001
9 19 (51.35%) VPN
9 19 (51.35%) SLA
9 19 (51.35%) Adobe
9 19 (51.35%) IBM
9 19 (51.35%) Military
9 19 (51.35%) CMS
9 19 (51.35%) Back Office
9 19 (51.35%) Document Management
9 19 (51.35%) Process Improvement
9 19 (51.35%) Xerox
9 19 (51.35%) Degree
9 19 (51.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 19 (51.35%) vSphere
9 19 (51.35%) Network Management

Infrastructure Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 19 (51.35%) CMS
2 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (10.81%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 4 (10.81%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (10.81%) Amazon S3
1 4 (10.81%) AWS CloudFormation
1 4 (10.81%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 4 (10.81%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 20 (54.05%) SAN
2 19 (51.35%) VPN
3 2 (5.41%) Firewall
3 2 (5.41%) LAN
3 2 (5.41%) WAN
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.70%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (51.35%) MySQL
1 19 (51.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
General
1 22 (59.46%) Finance
2 19 (51.35%) Back Office
2 19 (51.35%) Military
3 4 (10.81%) Advertising
4 2 (5.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.70%) J2EE
2 1 (2.70%) Java EE
2 1 (2.70%) Spring
2 1 (2.70%) Struts
2 1 (2.70%) XML
2 1 (2.70%) XSL
2 1 (2.70%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 19 (51.35%) Client/Server
2 2 (5.41%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 32 (86.49%) Windows
2 28 (75.68%) Windows Server
3 20 (54.05%) Unix
4 5 (13.51%) Linux
5 2 (5.41%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (51.35%) Document Management
2 19 (51.35%) Network Management
2 19 (51.35%) Process Improvement
3 4 (10.81%) Network Virtualisation
4 3 (8.11%) BCP
4 3 (8.11%) Business Continuity
4 3 (8.11%) Business Continuity Planning
4 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (8.11%) ITIL
4 3 (8.11%) PRINCE
4 3 (8.11%) TOGAF
5 2 (5.41%) Server Patching
6 1 (2.70%) CRM
6 1 (2.70%) ERP
6 1 (2.70%) SDLC
6 1 (2.70%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (2.70%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) Bash Shell
2 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.81%) VBScript
3 1 (2.70%) Java
3 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (51.35%) Degree
2 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (13.51%) MCSA
4 4 (10.81%) CCNA
4 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (8.11%) MCSE
5 3 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.70%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (51.35%) ISO 9001
1 19 (51.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 19 (51.35%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (81.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (51.35%) vSphere
3 7 (18.92%) Active Directory
4 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.41%) Firmware
5 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) SCCM
2 2 (5.41%) SCOM
2 2 (5.41%) WSUS
3 1 (2.70%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 33 (89.19%) VMware
2 27 (72.97%) Microsoft
3 23 (62.16%) NetApp
4 20 (54.05%) Oracle
5 19 (51.35%) Adobe
5 19 (51.35%) IBM
5 19 (51.35%) Xerox
6 12 (32.43%) Cisco
7 4 (10.81%) EMC
8 2 (5.41%) HP
8 2 (5.41%) Veeam
9 1 (2.70%) Meraki