The median annual salary for a Infrastructure Specialist was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 27 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 / South East
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 383 445 436
Rank change year-on-year +62 -9  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 11 18 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.074% 0.093% 0.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.096% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 41
Median salary £52,500 £41,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.04% -7.86%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £135,000 £53,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% -6.81%  

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 14316 18818 20844
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.82% 96.77% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 12045 16026 16729
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.17% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £62,500 £62,500
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 South East

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

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 3 months to 27 April 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 3 months to 27 April 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
Berkshire +42 5 £55,000 +3.77%
Hampshire +23 3 - -
West Sussex +20 2 £32,500 -27.77% 2
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 27 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 South East region featuring Infrastructure Specialist in the job title.

1 21 (56.76%) Microsoft
2 18 (48.65%) Active Directory
2 18 (48.65%) Windows
3 15 (40.54%) VMware
4 13 (35.14%) PowerShell
4 13 (35.14%) Hyper-V
5 12 (32.43%) Windows Server
6 11 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (27.03%) SCCM
8 9 (24.32%) Office 365
9 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (18.92%) Linux
10 6 (16.22%) NetApp
10 6 (16.22%) Service Management
10 6 (16.22%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (16.22%) DevOps
10 6 (16.22%) SCOM
10 6 (16.22%) Incident Management
10 6 (16.22%) Problem Management
10 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (13.51%) Data Centre
11 5 (13.51%) Skype
11 5 (13.51%) Finance
11 5 (13.51%) Red Hat
11 5 (13.51%) SAN
12 4 (10.81%) Citrix
12 4 (10.81%) Middleware
12 4 (10.81%) MS Exchange
12 4 (10.81%) ITIL
12 4 (10.81%) Migration

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 4 (10.81%) MS Exchange
1 4 (10.81%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 9 (24.32%) Office 365
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) SAN
1 5 (13.51%) Skype
2 3 (8.11%) LAN
2 3 (8.11%) Network Security
2 3 (8.11%) VLAN
2 3 (8.11%) WAN
2 3 (8.11%) Wireless
3 1 (2.70%) IP Telephony
3 1 (2.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) Big Data
1 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Manufacturing
2 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) Middleware
2 3 (8.11%) Web Services
3 1 (2.70%) .NET
3 1 (2.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Clustering
2 3 (8.11%) HACMP
3 2 (5.41%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.41%) Security Operations Centre
4 1 (2.70%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (2.70%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.70%) EMC VNXe
4 1 (2.70%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 18 (48.65%) Windows
2 12 (32.43%) Windows Server
3 7 (18.92%) Linux
3 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (8.11%) AIX
6 3 (8.11%) Unix
7 1 (2.70%) Android
7 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.70%) CentOS
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.22%) DevOps
1 6 (16.22%) Incident Management
1 6 (16.22%) Problem Management
1 6 (16.22%) Service Management
2 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (10.81%) ITIL
2 4 (10.81%) Migration
2 4 (10.81%) Supplier Management
3 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.11%) Proactive Monitoring
3 3 (8.11%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (8.11%) Waterfall
4 2 (5.41%) Business Development
4 2 (5.41%) Information Security
4 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (5.41%) Presales
4 2 (5.41%) Risk Management
4 2 (5.41%) Security Operations
4 2 (5.41%) SIEM
5 1 (2.70%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) CEH
1 1 (2.70%) CISSP
1 1 (2.70%) GCIA
System Software
1 18 (48.65%) Active Directory
2 13 (35.14%) Hyper-V
3 11 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (16.22%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (10.81%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.70%) Firmware
6 1 (2.70%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.70%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (27.03%) SCCM
2 6 (16.22%) SCOM
3 3 (8.11%) Puppet
3 3 (8.11%) Red Hat Satellite
4 2 (5.41%) QRadar
5 1 (2.70%) AirWatch
5 1 (2.70%) Grafana
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 21 (56.76%) Microsoft
2 15 (40.54%) VMware
3 6 (16.22%) NetApp
4 5 (13.51%) Red Hat
5 4 (10.81%) Citrix
6 3 (8.11%) Avaya
6 3 (8.11%) Oracle
6 3 (8.11%) Veritas
7 2 (5.41%) ArcSight
7 2 (5.41%) Cisco
7 2 (5.41%) Juniper
7 2 (5.41%) LogRhythm
7 2 (5.41%) Splunk
8 1 (2.70%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.70%) Dell KACE
8 1 (2.70%) EMC
8 1 (2.70%) HP
8 1 (2.70%) MobileIron
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