The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Specialist was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Infrastructure Specialist
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 176 193 206
Rank change year-on-year +17 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 10 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.28% 0.13% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.13% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 2
Median salary £41,500 £38,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.79% +28.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.65% +2.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3425 3846 4494
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 97.55% 98.14% 98.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2859 3265 3600
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Specialist in West Yorkshire

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Specialist in West Yorkshire

Infrastructure Specialist
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Specialist within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 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
Bradford +7 7 £39,750 +3.24% 4
Leeds +10 3 £41,500 -38.51% 1
Infrastructure Specialist
Yorkshire

Infrastructure Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 across the West Yorkshire region featuring Infrastructure Specialist in the job title.

1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 13 (81.25%) Windows Server
3 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (75.00%) VMware
4 9 (56.25%) SCCM
5 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (37.50%) SCOM
6 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
7 5 (31.25%) ITIL
7 5 (31.25%) DNS
8 4 (25.00%) SAN
8 4 (25.00%) Linux
8 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 4 (25.00%) Clustering
8 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (18.75%) Release Management
9 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
9 3 (18.75%) Dell Compellent
9 3 (18.75%) DevOps
9 3 (18.75%) Opsview
9 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
9 3 (18.75%) NAS
9 3 (18.75%) XenApp
9 3 (18.75%) Veeam
9 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds

Infrastructure Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 6 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.25%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) DNS
2 4 (25.00%) SAN
3 3 (18.75%) DHCP
3 3 (18.75%) NAS
3 3 (18.75%) VPN
4 2 (12.50%) Firewall
5 1 (6.25%) Asterisk PBX
5 1 (6.25%) HTTP
5 1 (6.25%) LAN
5 1 (6.25%) MPLS
5 1 (6.25%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (6.25%) SSL
5 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
5 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Clustering
2 3 (18.75%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
1 13 (81.25%) Windows Server
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (18.75%) Unix
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) Change Control
2 3 (18.75%) DevOps
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL V3
2 3 (18.75%) Release Management
2 3 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (18.75%) Service Design
3 2 (12.50%) Fault Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
3 2 (12.50%) Server Building
4 1 (6.25%) Line Management
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 1 (6.25%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 3 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (18.75%) XenApp
4 1 (6.25%) iptables
4 1 (6.25%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) SCCM
2 6 (37.50%) SCOM
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Nagios
3 3 (18.75%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (18.75%) Opsview
3 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (18.75%) WSUS
4 1 (6.25%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 12 (75.00%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) BMC
3 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
3 3 (18.75%) Citrix
3 3 (18.75%) CommVault
3 3 (18.75%) Dell
3 3 (18.75%) Dell Compellent
3 3 (18.75%) Kaspersky
3 3 (18.75%) NetApp
3 3 (18.75%) SolarWinds
3 3 (18.75%) Symantec
3 3 (18.75%) Veeam
4 2 (12.50%) Hitachi
5 1 (6.25%) 3PAR
5 1 (6.25%) Avaya
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) F5
5 1 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
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