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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 74 110 102
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 54 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.61% 0.83% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.72% 0.86% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 38 15 8
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,650 £47,000 £38,450
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
1982 1746 1450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.84% 96.52% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1642 1577 1252
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 65 (74.71%) VMware
2 58 (66.67%) Windows
3 46 (52.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (52.87%) Windows Server
4 32 (36.78%) Active Directory
5 22 (25.29%) ITIL
6 21 (24.14%) Microsoft
7 20 (22.99%) Linux
7 20 (22.99%) Data Centre
8 19 (21.84%) NetApp
8 19 (21.84%) Hyper-V
9 18 (20.69%) Citrix
10 17 (19.54%) Office 365
11 16 (18.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 16 (18.39%) IBM
11 16 (18.39%) MS Exchange
12 14 (16.09%) Cisco
12 14 (16.09%) PaaS
13 13 (14.94%) LAN
13 13 (14.94%) SQL Server
13 13 (14.94%) Service Delivery
14 12 (13.79%) WAN
14 12 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (13.79%) Mentoring
15 11 (12.64%) Microsoft Azure
15 11 (12.64%) Security Cleared
15 11 (12.64%) Cisco Certification
16 10 (11.49%) MySQL
16 10 (11.49%) Management Information System
16 10 (11.49%) LAMP

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 16 (18.39%) MS Exchange
2 9 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.45%) WordPress
6 2 (2.30%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (2.30%) JBoss
6 2 (2.30%) Moodle
6 2 (2.30%) SharePoint
6 2 (2.30%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (9.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (1.15%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 17 (19.54%) Office 365
2 14 (16.09%) PaaS
3 11 (12.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (11.49%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (5.75%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (4.60%) IaaS
7 1 (1.15%) Mimecast
7 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.94%) LAN
2 12 (13.79%) WAN
3 9 (10.34%) Firewall
3 9 (10.34%) SAN
4 7 (8.05%) DNS
5 5 (5.75%) DHCP
5 5 (5.75%) Network Security
6 3 (3.45%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (3.45%) VoIP
6 3 (3.45%) VPN
7 2 (2.30%) NetScaler
7 2 (2.30%) Skype
7 2 (2.30%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.15%) Intranet
8 1 (1.15%) IPv4
8 1 (1.15%) Telepresence
8 1 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.94%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.49%) Big Data
2 10 (11.49%) MySQL
3 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 3 (3.45%) Legal
1 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.15%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.49%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.99%) Data Centre
2 10 (11.49%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.90%) Statistics
4 4 (4.60%) Private Cloud
5 3 (3.45%) Replication
6 2 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.15%) Clustering
7 1 (1.15%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.15%) HP Storage
7 1 (1.15%) iSeries
7 1 (1.15%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 58 (66.67%) Windows
2 46 (52.87%) Windows Server
3 20 (22.99%) Linux
4 16 (18.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (11.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (9.20%) Unix
7 7 (8.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (5.75%) Windows 10
9 4 (4.60%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.15%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.29%) ITIL
2 13 (14.94%) Service Delivery
3 12 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (13.79%) Mentoring
4 10 (11.49%) Analytics
5 6 (6.90%) Configuration Management
6 4 (4.60%) Coaching
6 4 (4.60%) Data Management
6 4 (4.60%) Network Management
6 4 (4.60%) Office Automation
6 4 (4.60%) Patch Management
6 4 (4.60%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (3.45%) Data Protection
7 3 (3.45%) ITIL V3
7 3 (3.45%) Load Balancing
8 2 (2.30%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.30%) Migration
8 2 (2.30%) Open Source
9 1 (1.15%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.15%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.60%) SQL
2 3 (3.45%) C
3 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (12.64%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (12.64%) Security Cleared
2 9 (10.34%) CCNA
2 9 (10.34%) MCSE
2 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (10.34%) SC Cleared
3 8 (9.20%) CCNP
4 5 (5.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (4.60%) MCDST
5 4 (4.60%) MCSA
5 4 (4.60%) MCTS
6 3 (3.45%) CCVP
7 2 (2.30%) Degree
7 2 (2.30%) MCITP
8 1 (1.15%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (52.87%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (36.78%) Active Directory
3 19 (21.84%) Hyper-V
4 6 (6.90%) vSphere
5 4 (4.60%) XenApp
6 3 (3.45%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (2.30%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.30%) Xen
8 1 (1.15%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.15%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (10.34%) SCCM
2 7 (8.05%) WSUS
3 5 (5.75%) SCOM
3 5 (5.75%) Windows Intune
4 4 (4.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (4.60%) SCVMM
5 2 (2.30%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.30%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (2.30%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.15%) MOM
6 1 (1.15%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 65 (74.71%) VMware
2 21 (24.14%) Microsoft
3 19 (21.84%) NetApp
4 18 (20.69%) Citrix
5 16 (18.39%) IBM
6 14 (16.09%) Cisco
7 5 (5.75%) HP
7 5 (5.75%) SolarWinds
7 5 (5.75%) Veeam
8 3 (3.45%) Symantec
9 2 (2.30%) Mercator
9 2 (2.30%) Palo Alto
10 1 (1.15%) Juniper
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