The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Technician was £32,750 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Infrastructure Technician
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 850 912 935
Rank change year-on-year +62 +23  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Technician 24 21 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.027% 0.022% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.022% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 39
Median salary £32,750 £30,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.16% -4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year +18.33% -1.63%  

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 85825 93705 107053
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 70199 79011 88244
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Technician
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Technician in the UK

Infrastructure Technician
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Technician in the UK

Infrastructure Technician
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Technician over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Technician in the UK

Infrastructure Technician
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Technician within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 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 +41 23 £35,500 +18.33% 3
West Midlands +11 9 £30,000 +9.09% 1
Warwickshire +16 8 £30,000 - 1
East of England +9 8 £50,000 +53.84%
Leamington Spa -9 8 £30,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 7 £50,000 -
South East +63 2 £35,500 -21.11%
London +26 2 £29,000 -17.14% 1
North West -38 2 £37,500 -16.66%
East Sussex - 2 £35,500 -
Brighton - 2 £35,500 -
Wolverhampton +6 1 - -
Manchester -37 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Cheshire - 1 - -
King's Lynn - 1 - -
City of London - 1 - -
Knutsford - 1 - -
Norfolk - 1 - -

Infrastructure Technician Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Infrastructure Technician 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 Technician in the job title.

1 44 (91.67%) Windows
2 42 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 40 (83.33%) Active Directory
4 39 (81.25%) VMware
5 32 (66.67%) Microsoft
6 27 (56.25%) Citrix
7 26 (54.17%) MS Exchange
8 21 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (39.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (39.58%) Windows 10
10 18 (37.50%) Windows 8
10 18 (37.50%) Windows 7
10 18 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 18 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
11 17 (35.42%) Cisco
11 17 (35.42%) Exchange Server 2013
11 17 (35.42%) Exchange Server 2010
12 15 (31.25%) SAN
13 11 (22.92%) Server Building
14 10 (20.83%) Change Management
14 10 (20.83%) LAN
14 10 (20.83%) WAN
15 9 (18.75%) Server Virtualisation
15 9 (18.75%) vSphere
15 9 (18.75%) Software Deployment
15 9 (18.75%) XenApp
16 8 (16.67%) DHCP
16 8 (16.67%) DNS
17 7 (14.58%) Data Centre
18 5 (10.42%) Office 365

Infrastructure Technician 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:

Application Platforms
1 26 (54.17%) MS Exchange
2 17 (35.42%) Exchange Server 2010
2 17 (35.42%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.08%) IBM Notes
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.42%) Office 365
2 2 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.17%) SaaS
3 1 (2.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.25%) SAN
2 10 (20.83%) LAN
2 10 (20.83%) WAN
3 8 (16.67%) DHCP
3 8 (16.67%) DNS
4 5 (10.42%) Firewall
5 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.17%) VPN
6 1 (2.08%) ATM
6 1 (2.08%) SMS
6 1 (2.08%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) NonStop SQL
General
1 5 (10.42%) Automotive
2 3 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (2.08%) Advertising
3 1 (2.08%) Back Office
3 1 (2.08%) Banking
3 1 (2.08%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.08%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.58%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.08%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.08%) iPad
2 1 (2.08%) iPhone
2 1 (2.08%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 44 (91.67%) Windows
2 42 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 21 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (39.58%) Windows 10
4 19 (39.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (37.50%) Windows 7
5 18 (37.50%) Windows 8
6 5 (10.42%) Linux
7 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.08%) Android
8 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (22.92%) Server Building
3 10 (20.83%) Change Management
4 9 (18.75%) Server Virtualisation
4 9 (18.75%) Software Deployment
5 5 (10.42%) Business Continuity
5 5 (10.42%) ITIL
6 3 (6.25%) ITIL V3
6 3 (6.25%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.25%) Project Management
7 2 (4.17%) Asset Management
7 2 (4.17%) Business Development
7 2 (4.17%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (4.17%) ERP
7 2 (4.17%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.17%) Migration
7 2 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (4.17%) Presales
7 2 (4.17%) Service Management
8 1 (2.08%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) CCNP
1 2 (4.17%) CCSE
1 2 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.08%) MCP
2 1 (2.08%) MCSA
2 1 (2.08%) MCSE
System Software
1 40 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 18 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (18.75%) vSphere
3 9 (18.75%) XenApp
4 4 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (6.25%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.08%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (4.17%) SCCM
2 1 (2.08%) SafeCom
2 1 (2.08%) SCOM
2 1 (2.08%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.08%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 39 (81.25%) VMware
2 32 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 27 (56.25%) Citrix
4 17 (35.42%) Cisco
5 3 (6.25%) CheckPoint
5 3 (6.25%) HP
6 2 (4.17%) Apple
7 1 (2.08%) CyberArk
7 1 (2.08%) EMC
7 1 (2.08%) Infoblox
7 1 (2.08%) Lotus
7 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.08%) Splunk
7 1 (2.08%) Veeam
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Posted: 4 days ago
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