Period
to 19 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Infrastructure Specialist was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1120 1133 1232
Rank change year-on-year +13 +99 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Specialist 34 19 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.021% 0.012% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.012% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 33
England median annual salary £50,000 £43,650 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.55% -8.11% -9.52%
UK median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -15.79% -9.52%

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 158,091 157,924 191,729
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.23% 96.49% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 130,611 132,157 161,918
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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
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 19 February 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
London +11 20 £50,000 +15.47% 2
North of England - 11 - -
Yorkshire - 9 - -
Midlands +13 3 £40,000 -
West Midlands +1 3 £40,000 -
North West - 2 - -
Senior Infrastructure Specialist
UK

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

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 26 (76.47%) Office 365
2 24 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 22 (64.71%) Windows
4 21 (61.76%) Active Directory
5 20 (58.82%) VMware
6 19 (55.88%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (50.00%) PowerShell
8 16 (47.06%) XenApp
8 16 (47.06%) XenDesktop
8 16 (47.06%) Citrix
8 16 (47.06%) NetScaler
8 16 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
9 15 (44.12%) Windows 10
10 14 (41.18%) Windows 7
11 13 (38.24%) Microsoft Azure
11 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (38.24%) VMware ESXi
12 12 (35.29%) Dell
12 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (32.35%) XenMobile
13 11 (32.35%) OneDrive
13 11 (32.35%) Citrix Certification
13 11 (32.35%) Wyse
13 11 (32.35%) Microsoft App-V
13 11 (32.35%) Symantec
13 11 (32.35%) McAfee
13 11 (32.35%) XenServer
13 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (32.35%) Altiris
14 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification

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 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.94%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
1 1 (2.94%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (76.47%) Office 365
2 13 (38.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (32.35%) OneDrive
4 5 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (2.94%) IaaS
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle CX
5 1 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (47.06%) NetScaler
2 9 (26.47%) Firewall
3 8 (23.53%) DHCP
3 8 (23.53%) DNS
4 5 (14.71%) BGP
4 5 (14.71%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (14.71%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (14.71%) Cisco ISE
4 5 (14.71%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (14.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 5 (14.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 5 (14.71%) MPLS
4 5 (14.71%) Network Security
4 5 (14.71%) NX-OS
4 5 (14.71%) OSPF
4 5 (14.71%) VPLS
4 5 (14.71%) VPN
4 5 (14.71%) WAN
4 5 (14.71%) WLAN
5 2 (5.88%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SAP HANA
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (2.94%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.94%) JIRA
2 1 (2.94%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) Middleware
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Basis
1 1 (2.94%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 16 (47.06%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (5.88%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.94%) CLARiiON
4 1 (2.94%) Clustering
4 1 (2.94%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (2.94%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.94%) Replication
4 1 (2.94%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) Windows
2 15 (44.12%) Windows 10
3 14 (41.18%) Windows 7
4 13 (38.24%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (20.59%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.94%) Linux
7 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.94%) Solaris
7 1 (2.94%) Unix
7 1 (2.94%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.59%) Data Management
3 5 (14.71%) ITIL
3 5 (14.71%) Multi-Factor Authentication
3 5 (14.71%) Two-Factor Authentication
4 4 (11.76%) Migration
5 3 (8.82%) Service Management
6 2 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.94%) CRM
7 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.94%) Data Security
7 1 (2.94%) ERP
7 1 (2.94%) Identity Management
7 1 (2.94%) Open Source
7 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.94%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.94%) TOGAF
7 1 (2.94%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (14.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) Citrix Certification
2 10 (29.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (14.71%) CCIE
3 5 (14.71%) CCNP
3 5 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (11.76%) MCSE
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) GDPR
System Software
1 21 (61.76%) Active Directory
2 19 (55.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (47.06%) XenApp
3 16 (47.06%) XenDesktop
4 13 (38.24%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (32.35%) Microsoft App-V
5 11 (32.35%) XenServer
6 2 (5.88%) vSphere
7 1 (2.94%) Firmware
7 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.94%) KVM
7 1 (2.94%) NFS
7 1 (2.94%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) XenMobile
2 5 (14.71%) Puppet
2 5 (14.71%) Terraform
3 3 (8.82%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.94%) Ansible
4 1 (2.94%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.94%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.94%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.94%) vCenter Server
4 1 (2.94%) vMotion
4 1 (2.94%) vRealize
Vendors
1 24 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 20 (58.82%) VMware
3 16 (47.06%) Citrix
4 12 (35.29%) Dell
5 11 (32.35%) Altiris
5 11 (32.35%) McAfee
5 11 (32.35%) Symantec
5 11 (32.35%) Wyse
6 6 (17.65%) Cisco
7 5 (14.71%) Blue Coat
7 5 (14.71%) CheckPoint
7 5 (14.71%) F5
7 5 (14.71%) Google
7 5 (14.71%) Imperva
7 5 (14.71%) Infoblox
7 5 (14.71%) Juniper
8 3 (8.82%) Sophos
9 2 (5.88%) EMC
9 2 (5.88%) NetApp
10 1 (2.94%) HP