The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham 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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 110 93 103
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 13 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.72% 0.74% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.78% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 12
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -14.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,900 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £33,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
Infrastructure Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1717 1414 1586
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.23% 95.03% 94.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1513 1222 1345
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 29 (93.55%) Windows
2 25 (80.65%) Active Directory
3 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
4 21 (67.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (64.52%) VMware
6 16 (51.61%) SAN
6 16 (51.61%) Hyper-V
7 15 (48.39%) MS Excel
8 14 (45.16%) LAN
8 14 (45.16%) WAN
8 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
8 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
8 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (38.71%) Network Monitoring
9 12 (38.71%) MS Exchange
10 11 (35.48%) SQL
10 11 (35.48%) Firewall
11 10 (32.26%) Citrix
11 10 (32.26%) VPN
11 10 (32.26%) SQL Server 2008
11 10 (32.26%) NAS
12 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2012
13 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (22.58%) Cisco
15 6 (19.35%) MCSE
15 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
16 4 (12.90%) XenApp
16 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
16 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
16 4 (12.90%) vSphere

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 12 (38.71%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.23%) IIS
4 1 (3.23%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.23%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 15 (48.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (51.61%) SAN
2 14 (45.16%) LAN
2 14 (45.16%) WAN
3 11 (35.48%) Firewall
4 10 (32.26%) NAS
4 10 (32.26%) VPN
5 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
5 3 (9.68%) Network Security
6 2 (6.45%) VoIP
6 2 (6.45%) MPLS
6 2 (6.45%) DSL
7 1 (3.23%) Broadband
7 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
7 1 (3.23%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
2 10 (32.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (29.03%) SQL Server 2012
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.23%) Clustering
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (93.55%) Windows
2 21 (67.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (45.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (12.90%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.45%) Linux
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.23%) Solaris
7 1 (3.23%) UNIX
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (9.68%) Business Continuity
2 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.45%) ITIL
4 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.23%) Project Management
4 1 (3.23%) Service Management
4 1 (3.23%) ITSM
4 1 (3.23%) Validation
4 1 (3.23%) Migration
4 1 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.23%) High Availability
4 1 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) VBScript
2 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) MCSE
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.68%) MCITP
2 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) MCSA
3 2 (6.45%) MCP
4 1 (3.23%) CCNP
4 1 (3.23%) CCNA
4 1 (3.23%) CCA
4 1 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (80.65%) Active Directory
2 16 (51.61%) Hyper-V
3 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (12.90%) XenApp
4 4 (12.90%) vSphere
5 2 (6.45%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) SCCM
1 3 (9.68%) SCOM
1 3 (9.68%) SCVMM
1 3 (9.68%) SCDPM
1 3 (9.68%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (6.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
2 20 (64.52%) VMware
3 10 (32.26%) Citrix
4 7 (22.58%) Cisco
5 3 (9.68%) Dell
6 2 (6.45%) IBM
6 2 (6.45%) NetApp
7 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.23%) HP
7 1 (3.23%) EMC
7 1 (3.23%) Altiris
7 1 (3.23%) Acronis
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus, Bens & PDP
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago