Period
to 13 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Infrastructure Specialist was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

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

Senior Infrastructure Specialist
UK > England
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1088 1138 1182
Rank change year-on-year +50 +44 +80
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Specialist 33 32 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.022% 0.019% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.020% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 31 23 21
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £47,500 £39,500 £35,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £91,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +12.36% -6.32%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 145,509 161,494 171,622
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.98% 95.91% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 118,308 130,526 144,902
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.40%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%

Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Infrastructure Specialist in England

Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Infrastructure Specialist in England

Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Specialist in England over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Infrastructure Specialist in England

Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Specialist within the England region over the 6 months to 13 November 2018. 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
North of England +55 22 £52,500 +10.53% 2
Yorkshire +43 22 £52,500 - 2
London +48 8 £75,000 +50.00%
West Midlands +42 1 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Midlands +28 1 £52,500 +31.25% 1
South East - 1 £46,000 -
East of England - 1 £57,500 -
Senior Infrastructure Specialist
UK

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

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, Senior Infrastructure Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring Senior Infrastructure Specialist in the job title.

1 24 (72.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (69.70%) PowerShell
3 21 (63.64%) Office 365
4 20 (60.61%) Active Directory
4 20 (60.61%) Migration
4 20 (60.61%) Citrix
5 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (54.55%) VMware
6 18 (54.55%) Windows
6 18 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (54.55%) Problem-Solving
7 17 (51.52%) DevOps
8 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
8 16 (48.48%) Project Management
8 16 (48.48%) Self-Motivation
9 14 (42.42%) McAfee
9 14 (42.42%) XenApp
10 13 (39.39%) VMware ESXi
11 12 (36.36%) Windows 7
11 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (36.36%) Windows 10
12 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (27.27%) XenDesktop
13 9 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
13 9 (27.27%) NetScaler
13 9 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
13 9 (27.27%) Data Management
13 9 (27.27%) MS Exchange
14 8 (24.24%) Citrix Certification
14 8 (24.24%) XenMobile

Senior Infrastructure Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 9 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
1 9 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 5 (15.15%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 24 (72.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (63.64%) Office 365
3 7 (21.21%) OneDrive
4 3 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (6.06%) Amazon SQS
5 2 (6.06%) SaaS
6 1 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (3.03%) IaaS
6 1 (3.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) NetScaler
2 5 (15.15%) Skype
3 4 (12.12%) DNS
3 4 (12.12%) SAN
4 2 (6.06%) DHCP
4 2 (6.06%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (6.06%) Firewall
4 2 (6.06%) WAN
5 1 (3.03%) BGP
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 1 (3.03%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 1 (3.03%) HTTP
5 1 (3.03%) MPLS
5 1 (3.03%) Network Security
5 1 (3.03%) OSPF
5 1 (3.03%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (6.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.06%) Maven
2 2 (6.06%) MSBuild
2 2 (6.06%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) LDAP
2 2 (6.06%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 18 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (48.48%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (15.15%) PKI
4 2 (6.06%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.06%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (6.06%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (3.03%) Clustering
5 1 (3.03%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.03%) Fintech
5 1 (3.03%) Replication
5 1 (3.03%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (54.55%) Windows
2 12 (36.36%) Windows 10
2 12 (36.36%) Windows 7
2 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (18.18%) Linux
4 6 (18.18%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (60.61%) Migration
2 19 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (54.55%) Problem-Solving
4 17 (51.52%) DevOps
5 16 (48.48%) Project Management
6 9 (27.27%) Data Management
7 8 (24.24%) Creative Thinking
8 7 (21.21%) Antivirus Management
9 5 (15.15%) Identity Management
9 5 (15.15%) Mobile Device Management
10 3 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (6.06%) Auto-Scaling
11 2 (6.06%) Break/Fix
11 2 (6.06%) Continuous Deployment
11 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (6.06%) Patch Management
11 2 (6.06%) Software Delivery
12 1 (3.03%) Multi-Factor Authentication
12 1 (3.03%) Server Building
12 1 (3.03%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 23 (69.70%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.06%) C#
2 2 (6.06%) Java
2 2 (6.06%) Python
3 1 (3.03%) Perl
3 1 (3.03%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.03%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (6.06%) CCNP
2 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.03%) CCIE
3 1 (3.03%) CCNA
3 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (3.03%) PMO
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (60.61%) Active Directory
2 14 (42.42%) XenApp
3 13 (39.39%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (27.27%) XenDesktop
6 7 (21.21%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (15.15%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
8 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
9 1 (3.03%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (3.03%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (24.24%) XenMobile
2 7 (21.21%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (9.09%) Puppet
3 3 (9.09%) Terraform
4 2 (6.06%) WSUS
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (3.03%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) Citrix
2 18 (54.55%) VMware
3 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
4 14 (42.42%) McAfee
5 7 (21.21%) Altiris
5 7 (21.21%) Symantec
6 2 (6.06%) 3PAR
6 2 (6.06%) Brocade
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco
6 2 (6.06%) F5
6 2 (6.06%) Ivanti
6 2 (6.06%) Shavlik
7 1 (3.03%) Aruba
7 1 (3.03%) Google
7 1 (3.03%) HP
7 1 (3.03%) IBM
7 1 (3.03%) Imperva
7 1 (3.03%) Infoblox
7 1 (3.03%) Juniper
7 1 (3.03%) Zscaler