The median annual salary for a Senior Infrastructure Specialist was £45,375 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.

Senior Infrastructure Specialist
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 846 936 945
Rank change year-on-year +90 +9  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Specialist 6 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.013% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.014% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 9
Median salary £45,375 £52,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.74% -0.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £47,500 £46,650
10% offered a salary of more than £51,875 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,375 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -11.89% +3.00%  

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%  

Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Infrastructure Specialist in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Infrastructure Specialist in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Histogram

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

Salary histogram for Senior Infrastructure Specialist in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Specialist
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior 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 +69 4 £51,250 +2.50% 1
South East +60 3 £51,250 +2.50% 1
Surrey +43 3 £51,250 +5.12%
Cobham - 3 £51,250 -
Scotland +23 2 £32,500 -47.79%
West Midlands +30 1 £39,500 -11.73%
Edinburgh +2 1 £32,500 -47.79%
Highlands - 1 £32,500 -
Worcester - 1 £39,500 -
Worcestershire - 1 £39,500 -
Inverness - 1 £32,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior Infrastructure Specialist in the job title.

1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
4 12 (60.00%) VMware
5 11 (55.00%) Hyper-V
6 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (50.00%) PowerShell
7 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (35.00%) SCCM
8 6 (30.00%) NetApp
8 6 (30.00%) Service Management
8 6 (30.00%) DevOps
8 6 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (30.00%) SCOM
8 6 (30.00%) Incident Management
8 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (25.00%) SAN
9 5 (25.00%) Office 365
9 5 (25.00%) Citrix
9 5 (25.00%) Finance
9 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
10 4 (20.00%) LAN
10 4 (20.00%) WAN
10 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
10 4 (20.00%) VLAN
10 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
11 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
11 3 (15.00%) Network Security

Senior 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 5 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Apache
2 1 (5.00%) IBM HTTP Server
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) JBoss
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (5.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (25.00%) SAN
2 4 (20.00%) LAN
2 4 (20.00%) VLAN
2 4 (20.00%) WAN
3 3 (15.00%) Firewall
3 3 (15.00%) Network Security
3 3 (15.00%) Wireless
4 2 (10.00%) DNS
4 2 (10.00%) Internet
4 2 (10.00%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (5.00%) DHCP
5 1 (5.00%) FTP
5 1 (5.00%) HTTP
5 1 (5.00%) LDAP
5 1 (5.00%) RFID
5 1 (5.00%) SSL
5 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (15.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) J2EE
1 1 (5.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) AIX
5 1 (5.00%) Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) DevOps
1 6 (30.00%) Incident Management
1 6 (30.00%) Service Management
2 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (15.00%) High Availability
2 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) Java
2 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) MCSA
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (55.00%) Hyper-V
3 10 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (30.00%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) SCCM
2 6 (30.00%) SCOM
3 2 (10.00%) WSUS
4 1 (5.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (60.00%) VMware
3 6 (30.00%) NetApp
4 5 (25.00%) Citrix
5 3 (15.00%) Avaya
6 2 (10.00%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco
6 2 (10.00%) Juniper
6 2 (10.00%) Sophos
6 2 (10.00%) Trustwave
7 1 (5.00%) Dell
7 1 (5.00%) HP
7 1 (5.00%) IBM
7 1 (5.00%) Oracle
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