The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Infrastructure Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 26 38 34
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 3 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 1.13% 1.10% 3.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.22% 1.14% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 7
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Infrastructure Engineer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen 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 permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
245 263 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 92.45% 96.69% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 140 202 208
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Aberdeen region.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited 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 IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Engineer in their job title.

1 11 (91.67%) Citrix
2 10 (83.33%) Windows
3 9 (75.00%) SAN
4 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (58.33%) VMware
6 6 (50.00%) EMC
6 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
7 5 (41.67%) Firewall
7 5 (41.67%) NetApp
7 5 (41.67%) SCCM
8 4 (33.33%) SCOM
8 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (33.33%) Fat Client
8 4 (33.33%) XenApp
8 4 (33.33%) XenServer
8 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (33.33%) Thin Client
8 4 (33.33%) Client/Server
9 3 (25.00%) Linux
9 3 (25.00%) Oracle
9 3 (25.00%) HP
9 3 (25.00%) Dell
9 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
9 3 (25.00%) Replication
9 3 (25.00%) CentOS
9 3 (25.00%) High Availability

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region that cited 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 IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 8 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) SAN
2 5 (41.67%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 4 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 4 (33.33%) Fat Client
2 3 (25.00%) Replication
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) CentOS
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) High Availability
2 2 (16.67%) Information Management
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) MCSE
1 1 (8.33%) CCNP
1 1 (8.33%) CCNA
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) XenApp
2 4 (33.33%) XenServer
3 3 (25.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 3 (25.00%) vSphere
4 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) SCCM
2 4 (33.33%) SCOM
3 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Citrix
2 7 (58.33%) VMware
3 6 (50.00%) EMC
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) NetApp
5 3 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (25.00%) HP
5 3 (25.00%) Dell
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco
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