The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Specialist was £63,250 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 June 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 / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 564 602 613
Rank change year-on-year +38 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 49 36 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.091% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.095% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 28 33 55
Median salary £63,250 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.41% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £84,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.65% +2.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 34928 37857 42985
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.82% 95.93% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 28337 32945 36330
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Specialist in London

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Specialist in London

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist in London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Specialist in London

Infrastructure Specialist
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist within the London region over the 3 months to 26 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
City of London +28 8 £62,500 -12.28% 1
Canary Wharf - 4 £65,000 -
Infrastructure Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 London region featuring Infrastructure Specialist in the job title.

1 53 (60.92%) Windows
2 41 (47.13%) Finance
3 39 (44.83%) VMware
4 37 (42.53%) Active Directory
5 27 (31.03%) Microsoft
5 27 (31.03%) Linux
5 27 (31.03%) Banking
6 25 (28.74%) SAN
6 25 (28.74%) Windows Server
7 23 (26.44%) Retail
8 22 (25.29%) Asset Management
8 22 (25.29%) NetApp
8 22 (25.29%) Virtual Team
9 21 (24.14%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 21 (24.14%) Investment Banking
9 21 (24.14%) Retail Banking
9 21 (24.14%) Wealth Management
10 19 (21.84%) Citrix
11 18 (20.69%) DNS
11 18 (20.69%) MS Exchange
12 17 (19.54%) DHCP
12 17 (19.54%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (18.39%) Windows Server 2012
13 16 (18.39%) Exchange Server 2013
14 14 (16.09%) SCCM
15 13 (14.94%) Disaster Recovery
16 12 (13.79%) Cisco
16 12 (13.79%) SQL Server
16 12 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
17 11 (12.64%) SQL

Infrastructure Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 18 (20.69%) MS Exchange
2 16 (18.39%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (11.49%) SharePoint
4 6 (6.90%) IIS
5 3 (3.45%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.30%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.30%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (2.30%) IaaS
2 2 (2.30%) Joyent
2 2 (2.30%) Office 365
2 2 (2.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (28.74%) SAN
2 18 (20.69%) DNS
3 17 (19.54%) DHCP
4 9 (10.34%) Firewall
4 9 (10.34%) VoIP
5 8 (9.20%) LAN
6 6 (6.90%) Multicast
6 6 (6.90%) NAS
7 2 (2.30%) DMZ
7 2 (2.30%) Skype
7 2 (2.30%) VLAN
7 2 (2.30%) VPN
7 2 (2.30%) WAN
8 1 (1.15%) Cisco Wireless
8 1 (1.15%) Internet
8 1 (1.15%) NetScaler
8 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.15%) Unified Communications
8 1 (1.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (2.30%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.30%) JIRA
1 2 (2.30%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 41 (47.13%) Finance
2 27 (31.03%) Banking
3 23 (26.44%) Retail
4 21 (24.14%) Investment Banking
4 21 (24.14%) Retail Banking
5 7 (8.05%) Law
6 6 (6.90%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.15%) Advertising
7 1 (1.15%) Billing
7 1 (1.15%) Legal
7 1 (1.15%) Prime Brokerage
7 1 (1.15%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.30%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (25.29%) Virtual Team
2 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.05%) Fintech
4 4 (4.60%) Clustering
4 4 (4.60%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.60%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 3 (3.45%) PKI
6 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.15%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.15%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.15%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (1.15%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 53 (60.92%) Windows
2 27 (31.03%) Linux
3 25 (28.74%) Windows Server
4 16 (18.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (5.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (5.75%) Solaris
7 3 (3.45%) Unix
8 2 (2.30%) AIX
8 2 (2.30%) SmartOS
9 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.29%) Asset Management
2 21 (24.14%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 21 (24.14%) Wealth Management
3 13 (14.94%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (11.49%) High Availability
5 8 (9.20%) Change Management
5 8 (9.20%) Migration
6 7 (8.05%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (5.75%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (5.75%) ITIL
7 5 (5.75%) Problem Management
7 5 (5.75%) Proprietary Trading
8 4 (4.60%) DevOps
8 4 (4.60%) SIEM
8 4 (4.60%) Trend Analysis
8 4 (4.60%) Vulnerability Management
9 3 (3.45%) Incident Management
9 3 (3.45%) Low Latency
9 3 (3.45%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (3.45%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.64%) SQL
2 5 (5.75%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.30%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.45%) Degree
3 2 (2.30%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.15%) CCA
4 1 (1.15%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) ISO 22301
1 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (42.53%) Active Directory
2 17 (19.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (9.20%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (8.05%) Hyper-V
5 6 (6.90%) DFS Replication
6 4 (4.60%) BitLocker
7 3 (3.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (3.45%) vSphere
7 3 (3.45%) XenApp
7 3 (3.45%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.30%) Docker
8 2 (2.30%) XenServer
9 1 (1.15%) vCloud
9 1 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.15%) Xen
Systems Management
1 14 (16.09%) SCCM
2 11 (12.64%) vCenter Server
3 7 (8.05%) Puppet
4 5 (5.75%) Ansible
4 5 (5.75%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.30%) Failover Clustering
5 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (2.30%) Oracle ZFS
5 2 (2.30%) WSUS
6 1 (1.15%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (1.15%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.15%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (1.15%) SCOM
Vendors
1 39 (44.83%) VMware
2 27 (31.03%) Microsoft
3 22 (25.29%) NetApp
4 19 (21.84%) Citrix
5 12 (13.79%) Cisco
6 6 (6.90%) EMC
7 5 (5.75%) Red Hat
8 4 (4.60%) Veritas
9 3 (3.45%) Brocade
9 3 (3.45%) Dell
9 3 (3.45%) HP
10 2 (2.30%) CommVault
10 2 (2.30%) IBM
10 2 (2.30%) Nexenta
10 2 (2.30%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.30%) Splunk
10 2 (2.30%) Veeam
10 2 (2.30%) WatchGuard
11 1 (1.15%) F5
11 1 (1.15%) Palo Alto
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