The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 98 107 100
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 29 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.46% 1.02% 0.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 1.09% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 28 19 11
Average salary £39,250 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.16% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £37,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1874 1919 1567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.17% 93.66% 94.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1620 1697 1381
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Infrastructure Engineer
West Midlands

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 30 July 2014.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 33 (70.21%) Windows
2 29 (61.70%) VMware
3 27 (57.45%) MS Exchange
4 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
5 22 (46.81%) Active Directory
6 17 (36.17%) Cisco
7 16 (34.04%) Firewall
7 16 (34.04%) Exchange Server 2003
8 15 (31.91%) VPN
9 13 (27.66%) TCP/IP
9 13 (27.66%) Linux
9 13 (27.66%) SAN
9 13 (27.66%) SCOM
10 12 (25.53%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (25.53%) DHCP
11 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (23.40%) vSphere
11 11 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2010
12 10 (21.28%) Replication
12 10 (21.28%) DNS
12 10 (21.28%) Citrix
12 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (19.15%) Red Hat
13 9 (19.15%) Hyper-V
14 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Certification
15 7 (14.89%) Apache
15 7 (14.89%) Tomcat
15 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
15 7 (14.89%) IPsec
15 7 (14.89%) Office 365

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 27 (57.45%) MS Exchange
2 16 (34.04%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (14.89%) Apache
4 7 (14.89%) Tomcat
5 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (10.64%) IIS
6 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
7 4 (8.51%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (8.51%) Lync
8 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (14.89%) Office 365
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.04%) Firewall
2 15 (31.91%) VPN
3 13 (27.66%) TCP/IP
3 13 (27.66%) SAN
4 12 (25.53%) DHCP
5 10 (21.28%) DNS
6 7 (14.89%) IPsec
7 6 (12.77%) Unified Communications
8 5 (10.64%) Ethernet
8 5 (10.64%) FTP
8 5 (10.64%) HTTP
9 4 (8.51%) IP Telephony
9 4 (8.51%) NAS
9 4 (8.51%) WAN
10 3 (6.38%) LAN
11 2 (4.26%) VLAN
11 2 (4.26%) Multicast
12 1 (2.13%) Asterisk PBX
12 1 (2.13%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.13%) MySQL
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Back Office
3 3 (6.38%) Law
4 2 (4.26%) Banking
4 2 (4.26%) Retail
4 2 (4.26%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Replication
2 6 (12.77%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 33 (70.21%) Windows
2 13 (27.66%) Linux
3 11 (23.40%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (12.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.13%) Debian
7 1 (2.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.77%) Network Management
1 6 (12.77%) Service Delivery
1 6 (12.77%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (8.51%) Validation
3 2 (4.26%) Matrix Management
3 2 (4.26%) Project Management
3 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.13%) DNA
4 1 (2.13%) ITIL
4 1 (2.13%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.77%) Bash Shell
1 6 (12.77%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.64%) CCNA
2 5 (10.64%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (8.51%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.51%) CCNP
4 3 (6.38%) MCSE
5 1 (2.13%) CCA
5 1 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.13%) MCSA
5 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (46.81%) Active Directory
2 12 (25.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (23.40%) vSphere
4 9 (19.15%) Hyper-V
5 6 (12.77%) VMware ESX
5 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (10.64%) XenServer
6 5 (10.64%) XenDesktop
7 3 (6.38%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (4.26%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (2.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (27.66%) SCOM
2 5 (10.64%) WSUS
3 4 (8.51%) SCDPM
3 4 (8.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (8.51%) SCVMM
3 4 (8.51%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (61.70%) VMware
2 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
3 17 (36.17%) Cisco
4 10 (21.28%) Citrix
5 9 (19.15%) Red Hat
6 6 (12.77%) NetApp
6 6 (12.77%) Juniper
7 5 (10.64%) HP
8 3 (6.38%) Symantec
9 2 (4.26%) SonicWALL
9 2 (4.26%) 3PAR
9 2 (4.26%) CheckPoint
9 2 (4.26%) EMC
10 1 (2.13%) ProCurve
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: £38-55,000 + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 to £55000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago