Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Specialist was £38,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Infrastructure Specialist
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 277 325 341
Rank change year-on-year +48 +16 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Specialist 32 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.32% 0.12% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.12% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 20
Yorkshire median annual salary £38,000 £39,000 £39,125
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.56% -0.32% -2.19%
10th Percentile £30,950 £33,175 £29,000
90th Percentile £40,550 £50,250 £50,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £44,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% - +2.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 9604 10965 12823
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.45% 97.91% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 8062 9270 10513
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,377
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.42% +3.06%

Infrastructure Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Specialist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Specialist in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Specialist
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Specialist in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Specialist
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +30 22 £38,000 -2.56%
North Yorkshire +15 9 £32,500 -16.67%
Infrastructure Specialist
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Yorkshire region featuring Infrastructure Specialist in the job title.

1 30 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 21 (65.63%) Active Directory
2 21 (65.63%) Windows
2 21 (65.63%) Windows Server 2008
2 21 (65.63%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (62.50%) VMware ESXi
3 20 (62.50%) Finance
4 19 (59.38%) VMware
4 19 (59.38%) ITIL
5 18 (56.25%) Root Cause Analysis
5 18 (56.25%) Service Design
5 18 (56.25%) Release Management
6 16 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (40.63%) Windows Server
8 12 (37.50%) Hitachi
9 11 (34.38%) SAN
10 10 (31.25%) Citrix
10 10 (31.25%) Linux
10 10 (31.25%) Clustering
10 10 (31.25%) Office 365
11 9 (28.13%) Windows 7
11 9 (28.13%) XenApp
11 9 (28.13%) Shell Script
11 9 (28.13%) Symantec
11 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
11 9 (28.13%) Citrix Certification
11 9 (28.13%) Red Hat
12 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (25.00%) Dell
12 8 (25.00%) MCSE

Infrastructure Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (31.25%) Office 365
2 8 (25.00%) OneDrive
3 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.13%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (34.38%) SAN
2 9 (28.13%) TCP/IP
3 8 (25.00%) NetScaler
4 7 (21.88%) HTTP
4 7 (21.88%) Reverse Proxy
4 7 (21.88%) SSL
5 6 (18.75%) DNS
6 2 (6.25%) Firewall
7 1 (3.13%) DHCP
7 1 (3.13%) NAS
7 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.88%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 20 (62.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Clustering
2 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 21 (65.63%) Windows
1 21 (65.63%) Windows Server 2008
1 21 (65.63%) Windows Server 2012
2 13 (40.63%) Windows Server
3 10 (31.25%) Linux
4 9 (28.13%) Windows 7
5 8 (25.00%) Windows 10
6 7 (21.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.13%) Unix
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) ITIL
2 18 (56.25%) Release Management
2 18 (56.25%) Root Cause Analysis
2 18 (56.25%) Service Design
3 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (21.88%) SOA
5 5 (15.63%) Fault Analysis
5 5 (15.63%) ITIL V3
5 5 (15.63%) Load Balancing
5 5 (15.63%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.13%) Change Control
6 1 (3.13%) CRM
6 1 (3.13%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (3.13%) DevOps
6 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.13%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) Shell Script
2 8 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (21.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (28.13%) Citrix Certification
2 8 (25.00%) MCSE
2 8 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) CCA
3 1 (3.13%) CCNP
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (65.63%) Active Directory
2 20 (62.50%) VMware ESXi
3 16 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (28.13%) XenApp
5 8 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (25.00%) XenDesktop
5 8 (25.00%) XenServer
6 7 (21.88%) iptables
7 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (25.00%) SCCM
1 8 (25.00%) XenMobile
2 7 (21.88%) SCDPM
2 7 (21.88%) SCOM
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.13%) Opsview
3 1 (3.13%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (93.75%) Microsoft
2 19 (59.38%) VMware
3 12 (37.50%) Hitachi
4 10 (31.25%) Citrix
5 9 (28.13%) Red Hat
5 9 (28.13%) Symantec
6 8 (25.00%) Altiris
6 8 (25.00%) Dell
6 8 (25.00%) McAfee
6 8 (25.00%) Wyse
7 2 (6.25%) NetApp
8 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.13%) CommVault
8 1 (3.13%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (3.13%) EMC
8 1 (3.13%) Kaspersky
8 1 (3.13%) Veeam