Period
to 26 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Specialist was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 26 July 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 > South East
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 511 558 569
Rank change year-on-year +47 +11 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 28 58 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.094% 0.15% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.097% 0.16% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 23 42 86
South East median annual salary £40,000 £42,125 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.04% -10.37% +9.30%
10th Percentile £31,250 £28,150 £36,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,000 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year - +6.74% +3.49%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South 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
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 28725 36829 41096
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.69% 97.05% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 24083 31358 33312
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £25,007
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Infrastructure Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Specialist in the South East

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Specialist in the South East

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist in the South East over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Specialist in the South East

Infrastructure Specialist
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist within the South East region over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. 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
Berkshire +51 10 £52,500 -2.78% 1
Thames Valley +47 10 £52,500 -0.94% 1
Surrey +38 8 £40,000 -25.23%
West Sussex +20 5 £32,500 -35.00%
Hampshire +12 4 £28,500 -30.49%
East Sussex - 1 - -
Infrastructure Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 South East region featuring Infrastructure Specialist in the job title.

1 19 (67.86%) Windows
2 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
2 15 (53.57%) VMware
3 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
6 10 (35.71%) SQL
6 10 (35.71%) Cisco
6 10 (35.71%) Windows Server
7 9 (32.14%) Linux
7 9 (32.14%) SCCM
8 8 (28.57%) Office 365
9 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
9 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 6 (21.43%) IIS
10 6 (21.43%) Firewall
11 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
11 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
11 5 (17.86%) Middleware
11 5 (17.86%) DNS
11 5 (17.86%) SaaS
11 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
12 4 (14.29%) NAS
12 4 (14.29%) Release Management
12 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 4 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
12 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
12 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (14.29%) Skype for Business

Infrastructure Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 6 (21.43%) IIS
2 5 (17.86%) MS Exchange
3 4 (14.29%) Skype for Business
4 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 8 (28.57%) Office 365
2 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (17.86%) SaaS
4 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (21.43%) Firewall
2 5 (17.86%) DNS
2 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
3 4 (14.29%) NAS
3 4 (14.29%) SAN
3 4 (14.29%) Skype
4 3 (10.71%) NetScaler
5 2 (7.14%) DHCP
5 2 (7.14%) SSL
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.57%) HSRP
6 1 (3.57%) Internet
6 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
6 1 (3.57%) IPsec
6 1 (3.57%) OSPF
6 1 (3.57%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (3.57%) VLAN
6 1 (3.57%) VPN
6 1 (3.57%) VRRP
6 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Digital Economy
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) Middleware
2 3 (10.71%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Driving Licence
1 4 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (10.71%) Clustering
3 2 (7.14%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (3.57%) PKI
4 1 (3.57%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 19 (67.86%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) Windows Server
3 9 (32.14%) Linux
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.57%) Android
6 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 10
6 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (14.29%) Change Management
1 4 (14.29%) Configuration Management
1 4 (14.29%) Release Management
2 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (10.71%) High Availability
2 3 (10.71%) ITIL
2 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
3 2 (7.14%) Business Development
3 2 (7.14%) Case Management
3 2 (7.14%) Data Management
3 2 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (7.14%) Information Security
3 2 (7.14%) Migration
3 2 (7.14%) Presales
3 2 (7.14%) Risk Management
3 2 (7.14%) Security Operations
3 2 (7.14%) SIEM
3 2 (7.14%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) SQL
2 7 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) MCSE
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.71%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) MCITP
3 1 (3.57%) MCP
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
2 13 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
4 3 (10.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (10.71%) MetaFrame
4 3 (10.71%) XenApp
5 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (7.14%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (3.57%) UAG
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) SCCM
2 4 (14.29%) FortiGate
3 2 (7.14%) QRadar
4 1 (3.57%) AirWatch
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (53.57%) VMware
2 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (35.71%) Cisco
4 4 (14.29%) Citrix
4 4 (14.29%) HP
4 4 (14.29%) Juniper
5 3 (10.71%) 3PAR
5 3 (10.71%) Oracle
6 2 (7.14%) ArcSight
6 2 (7.14%) LogRhythm
6 2 (7.14%) Splunk
7 1 (3.57%) Dell KACE
7 1 (3.57%) Mitel
7 1 (3.57%) MobileIron
7 1 (3.57%) WatchGuard
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