The median annual salary for a Infrastructure Operations Specialist was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Operations Specialist
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 851 943 960
Rank change year-on-year +92 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Operations Specialist 1 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.001% 0.007% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.001% 0.007% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 1 7 9
Median salary £27,500 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.25% +23.07%  
UK excluding London median salary £27,500 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -31.25% +23.07%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 82331 100795 104032
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.29% 96.38% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 68376 84445 84981
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Operations Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Operations Specialist in the UK

Infrastructure Operations Specialist
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Operations Specialist in the UK

Infrastructure Operations Specialist
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Operations Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 30 March 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
England +70 1 £27,500 -31.25%
Wakefield - 1 £27,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £27,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 £27,500 -

Infrastructure Operations Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Infrastructure Operations 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 featuring Infrastructure Operations Specialist in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Sun
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) EMC
3 1 (33.33%) SAN
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) E-Discovery
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (33.33%) Converged Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre

Infrastructure Operations Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) NAS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) EMC VMAX
1 1 (33.33%) EMC VNX
1 1 (33.33%) EMC VNXe
1 1 (33.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Converged Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) E-Discovery
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow
2 1 (33.33%) Sun