The median annual salary for a Senior Infrastructure Specialist was £63,250 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 845 892 927
Rank change year-on-year +47 +35  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Specialist 12 17 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.015% 0.018% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.019% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 12 15 18
Median salary £63,250 £54,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.12% +3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £45,000 £47,050
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £86,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -16.66% -5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 79382 89280 100510
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.54% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 65298 76096 83752
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 June 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
London +29 10 £64,500 -19.37%
North West -43 1 £47,500 +5.55%
Yorkshire - 1 £27,500 -
Senior Infrastructure Specialist
UK

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Senior 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 England region featuring Senior Infrastructure Specialist in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 14 (77.78%) VMware
3 14 (77.78%) Windows Server
4 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 11 (61.11%) NetApp
5 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (55.56%) Hyper-V
6 10 (55.56%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (44.44%) SAN
7 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
8 7 (38.89%) DHCP
8 7 (38.89%) DNS
8 7 (38.89%) SQL
8 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
9 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
9 6 (33.33%) Service Management
10 5 (27.78%) Law
10 5 (27.78%) Migration
10 5 (27.78%) SCCM
10 5 (27.78%) SCOM
10 5 (27.78%) Incident Management
10 5 (27.78%) IIS
10 5 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (27.78%) DFS Replication
10 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2013
10 5 (27.78%) DevOps
11 4 (22.22%) Clustering

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 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
2 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 5 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (27.78%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Joyent
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) SAN
2 7 (38.89%) DHCP
2 7 (38.89%) DNS
3 3 (16.67%) VLAN
4 2 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (5.56%) LAN
5 1 (5.56%) NetScaler
5 1 (5.56%) RFID
5 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
5 1 (5.56%) VoIP
5 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (27.78%) Law
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Clustering
2 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
3 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (11.11%) Linux
4 2 (11.11%) SmartOS
4 2 (11.11%) Solaris
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Service Management
2 5 (27.78%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (27.78%) DevOps
2 5 (27.78%) Incident Management
2 5 (27.78%) Migration
3 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (11.11%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
5 1 (5.56%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) PowerShell
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) CCIE
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) CCNP
2 1 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.56%) MCP
2 1 (5.56%) MCSA
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (55.56%) Hyper-V
2 10 (55.56%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (27.78%) DFS Replication
5 2 (11.11%) XenServer
6 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) SCCM
1 5 (27.78%) SCOM
2 2 (11.11%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle ZFS
3 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) VMware
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (61.11%) NetApp
4 2 (11.11%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) Nexenta
5 1 (5.56%) Avaya
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) Dell
5 1 (5.56%) EMC
5 1 (5.56%) F5
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) Juniper
5 1 (5.56%) Riverbed