The median annual salary for a Infrastructure Specialist was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 3 months to 30 April 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 / North East
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 0.30% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year +3.65% +0.61%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 640 719 751
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 95.52% 96.64% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 583 626 633
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £60,000
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 the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Specialist in the North East

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Specialist in the North East

Infrastructure Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 North East region featuring Infrastructure Specialist in the job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MCSA
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
1 4 (100.00%) ITSM
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
3 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (50.00%) EMC
3 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (50.00%) Firewall
4 1 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012

Infrastructure Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 4 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (100.00%) ITIL
1 4 (100.00%) ITSM
1 4 (100.00%) Service Management
2 3 (75.00%) Migration
3 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCSA
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) EMC