The median annual salary for a Network Infrastructure Specialist was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Network Infrastructure Specialist
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 879 918 960
Rank change year-on-year +39 +42  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Infrastructure Specialist 4 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.005% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.005% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 12
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.63% +7.31%  
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £67,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year -29.62% +31.70%  

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 84418 95048 107138
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.97% 96.53% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 69006 80088 88313
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Network Infrastructure Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Infrastructure Specialist in the UK

Network Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Network Infrastructure Specialist in the UK

Network Infrastructure Specialist
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Infrastructure Specialist within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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 +49 2 £48,750 -11.36%
Scotland - 2 £47,500 -
East of England - 1 £50,000 -
North West - 1 £47,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Manchester - 1 £47,500 -
Glasgow - 1 £47,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 £47,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Network 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 featuring Network Infrastructure Specialist in the job title.

1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) DHCP
3 7 (63.64%) DNS
4 5 (45.45%) Proprietary Trading
4 5 (45.45%) Multicast
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco
4 5 (45.45%) Linux
4 5 (45.45%) LAN
5 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL
6 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (27.27%) Firewall
6 3 (27.27%) Network Security
6 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
6 3 (27.27%) CCNP
7 2 (18.18%) Office 365
7 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (18.18%) Network Management
7 2 (18.18%) Service Management
7 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
7 2 (18.18%) SMS
7 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
7 2 (18.18%) Citrix
8 1 (9.09%) CCIE
8 1 (9.09%) WAN
8 1 (9.09%) MCP
8 1 (9.09%) MCSE
8 1 (9.09%) MCSA
8 1 (9.09%) CRM

Network Infrastructure 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon Glacier
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon S3
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (9.09%) AWS CloudTrail
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Mimecast
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) DHCP
1 7 (63.64%) DNS
2 5 (45.45%) LAN
2 5 (45.45%) Multicast
3 3 (27.27%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) Network Security
4 2 (18.18%) SMS
4 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
5 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
5 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
5 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Proprietary Trading
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Network Management
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CCNP
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCIE
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Brocade
4 1 (9.09%) F5
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) LANDesk
4 1 (9.09%) Riverbed
4 1 (9.09%) VMware