The median annual salary for a Senior Infrastructure Specialist was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 838 923 922
Rank change year-on-year +85 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Specialist 5 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.006% 0.009% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.010% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 9
Median salary £51,250 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.50% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,200 £45,600 £46,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £51,250 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -0.48% +3.00%  

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 76500 93487 97724
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.27% 96.44% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 64049 79038 80601
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 27 March 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 27 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
South East +67 4 £51,875 +3.75%
West Midlands +30 1 £39,500 -11.73%
Senior Infrastructure Specialist
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 14 (77.78%) VMware
4 13 (72.22%) Windows Server
5 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
6 11 (61.11%) Hyper-V
7 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (55.56%) PowerShell
8 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (38.89%) SCCM
9 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (38.89%) NetApp
10 6 (33.33%) SAN
10 6 (33.33%) Service Management
10 6 (33.33%) DevOps
10 6 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (33.33%) SCOM
10 6 (33.33%) Incident Management
11 5 (27.78%) Office 365
11 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
11 5 (27.78%) Finance
11 5 (27.78%) LAN
11 5 (27.78%) WAN
12 4 (22.22%) VMware ESX
12 4 (22.22%) Citrix
12 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (22.22%) VLAN
13 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
13 3 (16.67%) Network Security
13 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis

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 2 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) JBoss
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Office 365
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) SAN
2 5 (27.78%) LAN
2 5 (27.78%) WAN
3 4 (22.22%) VLAN
4 3 (16.67%) DNS
4 3 (16.67%) Network Security
4 3 (16.67%) Wireless
5 2 (11.11%) DHCP
6 1 (5.56%) Firewall
6 1 (5.56%) FTP
6 1 (5.56%) HTTP
6 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
6 1 (5.56%) LDAP
6 1 (5.56%) RFID
6 1 (5.56%) SSL
6 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (27.78%) Finance
2 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) J2EE
1 1 (5.56%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Data Centre
2 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 13 (72.22%) Windows Server
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.56%) AIX
6 1 (5.56%) Linux
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) DevOps
1 6 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 6 (33.33%) Service Management
2 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) High Availability
4 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.56%) Project Management
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) MCSA
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (61.11%) Hyper-V
3 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (22.22%) VMware ESX
6 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) SCCM
2 6 (33.33%) SCOM
3 1 (5.56%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (77.78%) VMware
3 7 (38.89%) NetApp
4 4 (22.22%) Citrix
5 3 (16.67%) Avaya
6 1 (5.56%) Cisco
6 1 (5.56%) Dell
6 1 (5.56%) HP
6 1 (5.56%) IBM
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle