The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Infrastructure Engineer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Senior Infrastructure Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 537 525 543
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 49 30 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.097% 0.063% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.068% 0.029%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 23 11
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£375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £313 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £439 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £290
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +20.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.00 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46875 44412 41390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.50% 92.75% 92.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 30107 27634 24617
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1774 1804 1984
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.76 £38.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -7.14%

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer across the England region.

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Trend in England

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in England

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer across the England region.

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in England

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East -4 19 £350 - 5
Yorkshire - 10 £375 -
London -18 8 £350 -16.66% 3
East of England +5 7 £425 +6.25% 1
North West - 2 - - 1
West Midlands -1 1 - - 1
South West - 1 - -
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Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior Infrastructure Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Infrastructure Engineer in their job title.

1 57 (72.15%) VMware
2 50 (63.29%) Windows
3 42 (53.16%) Active Directory
4 30 (37.97%) Cisco
4 30 (37.97%) Microsoft
5 29 (36.71%) VMware Infrastructure
6 28 (35.44%) vSphere
7 27 (34.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (34.18%) SAN
7 27 (34.18%) Data Centre
8 26 (32.91%) Firewall
8 26 (32.91%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (27.85%) Citrix
10 21 (26.58%) DNS
10 21 (26.58%) MS Exchange
11 20 (25.32%) Linux
12 17 (21.52%) PowerShell
13 16 (20.25%) SCCM
14 15 (18.99%) ITIL
15 14 (17.72%) VPN
16 13 (16.46%) DHCP
16 13 (16.46%) Red Hat
16 13 (16.46%) Windows Server 2003
17 12 (15.19%) Microsoft Certification
17 12 (15.19%) SQL
17 12 (15.19%) Exchange Server 2010
18 11 (13.92%) XenApp
18 11 (13.92%) SQL Server
18 11 (13.92%) IIS
18 11 (13.92%) Change Management

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Senior Infrastructure Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Senior Infrastructure Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (26.58%) MS Exchange
2 12 (15.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (13.92%) IIS
4 4 (5.06%) Apache
4 4 (5.06%) Lync
5 3 (3.80%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.27%) Node.js
7 1 (1.27%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.27%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (11.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.53%) MS Office
3 1 (1.27%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.59%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.53%) SaaS
4 1 (1.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (34.18%) SAN
2 26 (32.91%) Firewall
3 21 (26.58%) DNS
4 14 (17.72%) VPN
5 13 (16.46%) DHCP
6 10 (12.66%) LAN
7 9 (11.39%) MPLS
7 9 (11.39%) Network Security
7 9 (11.39%) NAS
8 8 (10.13%) TCP/IP
9 7 (8.86%) WAN
10 6 (7.59%) OSPF
10 6 (7.59%) BGP
10 6 (7.59%) EIGRP
10 6 (7.59%) NetScaler
10 6 (7.59%) HSRP
10 6 (7.59%) iSCSI
11 5 (6.33%) VoIP
12 4 (5.06%) VRRP
13 3 (3.80%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (13.92%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.27%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.27%) Informix
4 1 (1.27%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.27%) Subversion
1 1 (1.27%) JIRA
1 1 (1.27%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.27%) Wise Package Studio
1 1 (1.27%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (6.33%) Finance
2 3 (3.80%) Retail
3 2 (2.53%) Banking
3 2 (2.53%) Back Office
3 2 (2.53%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.27%) Law
4 1 (1.27%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.53%) Middleware
2 1 (1.27%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.27%) Software Packaging
2 1 (1.27%) .NET
2 1 (1.27%) J2EE
2 1 (1.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (34.18%) Data Centre
2 10 (12.66%) Management Information System
3 8 (10.13%) Clustering
4 6 (7.59%) Replication
5 4 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.80%) Public Cloud
7 2 (2.53%) Blackberry
7 2 (2.53%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.53%) IBM XIV
8 1 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.27%) BYOD
8 1 (1.27%) NHS
8 1 (1.27%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.27%) PKI
8 1 (1.27%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.27%) EqualLogic
8 1 (1.27%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 50 (63.29%) Windows
2 27 (34.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (32.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (25.32%) Linux
5 13 (16.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (8.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (6.33%) UNIX
8 2 (2.53%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.53%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.53%) CentOS
9 1 (1.27%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.27%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.27%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.27%) AIX
9 1 (1.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.99%) ITIL
2 11 (13.92%) Change Management
3 10 (12.66%) Load Balancing
4 7 (8.86%) Information Security
4 7 (8.86%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (7.59%) Project Management
6 5 (6.33%) Information Security Management
6 5 (6.33%) Security Management
6 5 (6.33%) Migration
6 5 (6.33%) ISMS
6 5 (6.33%) DevOps
6 5 (6.33%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (6.33%) Configuration Management
7 4 (5.06%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.06%) Open Source
7 4 (5.06%) ITIL V3
7 4 (5.06%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (3.80%) Data Management
8 3 (3.80%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (2.53%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 17 (21.52%) PowerShell
2 12 (15.19%) SQL
3 5 (6.33%) Perl
3 5 (6.33%) PHP
4 4 (5.06%) VBScript
5 3 (3.80%) Java
6 2 (2.53%) VB
7 1 (1.27%) Python
7 1 (1.27%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.27%) Ruby
7 1 (1.27%) C#
7 1 (1.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (15.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (12.66%) MCSE
3 9 (11.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (8.86%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (7.59%) Security Cleared
5 6 (7.59%) VCP4
6 4 (5.06%) Degree
6 4 (5.06%) CCSP
6 4 (5.06%) CCNP
7 3 (3.80%) CCNA
7 3 (3.80%) CCIE
7 3 (3.80%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.80%) CISSP
7 3 (3.80%) MCITP
8 2 (2.53%) VCP5
8 2 (2.53%) MCSA
9 1 (1.27%) MCP
9 1 (1.27%) CCA
9 1 (1.27%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.27%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (53.16%) Active Directory
2 29 (36.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (35.44%) vSphere
4 11 (13.92%) XenApp
5 9 (11.39%) VMware ESX
6 7 (8.86%) Hyper-V
7 5 (6.33%) NFS
8 3 (3.80%) XenDesktop
9 2 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.53%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.27%) Xen
10 1 (1.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.27%) XenServer
10 1 (1.27%) vCloud
10 1 (1.27%) Docker
10 1 (1.27%) iptables
Systems Management
1 16 (20.25%) SCCM
2 10 (12.66%) SCOM
3 5 (6.33%) Cacti
3 5 (6.33%) Nagios
3 5 (6.33%) vMotion
4 3 (3.80%) Icinga
4 3 (3.80%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (3.80%) Foglight
4 3 (3.80%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.53%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.53%) WSUS
5 2 (2.53%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (2.53%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (2.53%) Graphite
5 2 (2.53%) Puppet
5 2 (2.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (2.53%) SCOrch
5 2 (2.53%) Opsview
6 1 (1.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.27%) Salt
Vendors
1 57 (72.15%) VMware
2 30 (37.97%) Cisco
2 30 (37.97%) Microsoft
3 22 (27.85%) Citrix
4 13 (16.46%) Red Hat
5 10 (12.66%) IBM
6 8 (10.13%) SolarWinds
7 7 (8.86%) HP
7 7 (8.86%) NetApp
8 6 (7.59%) CommVault
8 6 (7.59%) Symantec
8 6 (7.59%) Dell
8 6 (7.59%) F5
9 3 (3.80%) 3PAR
9 3 (3.80%) Veeam
9 3 (3.80%) Sophos
9 3 (3.80%) Juniper
9 3 (3.80%) Veritas
10 2 (2.53%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.53%) Brocade
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