The median annual salary for a Network Infrastructure Specialist was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 845 936 950
Rank change year-on-year +91 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Infrastructure Specialist 7 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.013% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.014% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 3
Median salary £65,000 £46,150 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.84% -7.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £49,400 £30,550 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £58,550 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,250 £45,575 £43,750
% change year-on-year +8.06% +4.17%  

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 82231 100619 103475
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.28% 96.37% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 68306 84262 84520
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 £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Infrastructure Specialist over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Infrastructure Specialist in the UK

Network Infrastructure Specialist
Top 5 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 29 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 +67 6 £65,000 +40.84%
London +67 5 £65,000 +18.72%
Brackley - 1 £50,000 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £50,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £50,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) LAN
3 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (50.00%) DHCP
3 6 (50.00%) DNS
3 6 (50.00%) Network Security
4 5 (41.67%) Multicast
4 5 (41.67%) Proprietary Trading
5 4 (33.33%) SCCM
5 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (33.33%) Wireless
5 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
5 4 (33.33%) WAN
6 3 (25.00%) Avaya
6 3 (25.00%) Firewall
6 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (25.00%) VLAN
7 2 (16.67%) Office 365
7 2 (16.67%) VMware
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco
7 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 1 (8.33%) SAN
8 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
8 1 (8.33%) Internet
8 1 (8.33%) SQL
8 1 (8.33%) ITIL
8 1 (8.33%) MS Excel

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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) LAN
2 6 (50.00%) DHCP
2 6 (50.00%) DNS
2 6 (50.00%) Network Security
3 5 (41.67%) Multicast
4 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (33.33%) Wireless
5 3 (25.00%) Firewall
5 3 (25.00%) VLAN
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (8.33%) Internet
6 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
6 1 (8.33%) SAN
6 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
General
1 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Proprietary Trading
2 3 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Avaya
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Brocade
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) LANDesk