Period
to 15 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Infrastructure Specialist was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 15 July 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
England > London
6 months to
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 823 827 885
Rank change year-on-year +4 +58 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Specialist 16 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.022% 0.016% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.017% 0.015%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 10
London median annual salary £75,000 £64,500 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.28% -19.38% +39.13%
10th Percentile £67,500 £47,875 £52,450
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £91,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £61,750 £53,500
% change year-on-year -10.93% +15.42% +2.88%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 68,362 69,999 80,009
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.51% 95.28% 96.22%
Number of salaries quoted 55,617 56,977 69,425
London median annual salary £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +5.45% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Infrastructure Specialist in London

Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior Infrastructure Specialist in London

Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Specialist in London over the 6 months to 15 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Infrastructure Specialist in London

Senior 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 Senior Infrastructure Specialist within the London region over the 6 months to 15 July 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
Central London -30 10 £75,000 +35.14%
West London - 2 £70,000 -
Senior Infrastructure Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 London region featuring Senior Infrastructure Specialist in the job title.

1 12 (75.00%) VMware
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (62.50%) XenApp
2 10 (62.50%) Citrix
2 10 (62.50%) Windows
3 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (43.75%) Windows 10
4 7 (43.75%) Office 365
4 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
4 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
5 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (37.50%) Skype for Business
5 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (37.50%) DNS
5 6 (37.50%) Python
5 6 (37.50%) Migration
5 6 (37.50%) F5
5 6 (37.50%) Sonatype Nexus
5 6 (37.50%) Skype
6 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (25.00%) Puppet
7 4 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 4 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
7 4 (25.00%) NetScaler
7 4 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (25.00%) Two-Factor Authentication

Senior 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 6 (37.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (43.75%) Office 365
3 6 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (12.50%) Amazon SQS
4 2 (12.50%) PaaS
4 2 (12.50%) SaaS
5 1 (6.25%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) DNS
1 6 (37.50%) Skype
2 4 (25.00%) BGP
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (25.00%) DHCP
2 4 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 4 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 4 (25.00%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) MPLS
2 4 (25.00%) NetScaler
2 4 (25.00%) Network Security
2 4 (25.00%) NX-OS
2 4 (25.00%) OSPF
2 4 (25.00%) VPLS
2 4 (25.00%) VPN
2 4 (25.00%) WAN
2 4 (25.00%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) Maven
2 2 (12.50%) MSBuild
2 2 (12.50%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Fintech
2 1 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (6.25%) Private Cloud
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 8 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (43.75%) Windows 10
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 4 (25.00%) Linux
6 2 (12.50%) Unix
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 4 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (25.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 3 (18.75%) DevOps
4 2 (12.50%) Auto-Scaling
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (12.50%) Low Latency
4 2 (12.50%) Service Management
4 2 (12.50%) Software Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) Investment Management
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
5 1 (6.25%) Tech Ops
5 1 (6.25%) Ultra-Low Latency
5 1 (6.25%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) PowerShell
2 6 (37.50%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) Perl
3 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) CCIE
1 4 (25.00%) CCNP
1 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) XenApp
2 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
3 6 (37.50%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (25.00%) XenDesktop
5 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
6 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Puppet
1 4 (25.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (75.00%) VMware
2 10 (62.50%) Citrix
3 6 (37.50%) F5
4 4 (25.00%) Blue Coat
4 4 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco
4 4 (25.00%) Google
4 4 (25.00%) Imperva
4 4 (25.00%) Infoblox
4 4 (25.00%) Juniper
4 4 (25.00%) Zscaler
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft