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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 103 95 99
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 15 16 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.86% 0.98% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 1.02% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 12
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £36,750 £39,850
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
1668 1563 1582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.92% 95.77% 94.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1412 1359 1323
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,300 £65,000 £63,500
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 27 March 2015.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 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 31 (86.11%) Windows
2 28 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 27 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 24 (66.67%) VMware
5 23 (63.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (47.22%) Hyper-V
7 17 (47.22%) MS Exchange
8 16 (44.44%) MS Excel
8 16 (44.44%) SAN
9 15 (41.67%) WAN
10 14 (38.89%) LAN
10 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
10 14 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (36.11%) Firewall
12 12 (33.33%) Citrix
12 12 (33.33%) SQL
12 12 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
13 10 (27.78%) NAS
13 10 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (27.78%) VPN
14 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
15 8 (22.22%) Cisco
16 7 (19.44%) MCSE
16 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
16 7 (19.44%) Windows 7
17 5 (13.89%) vSphere
18 4 (11.11%) MCITP
18 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 17 (47.22%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.78%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.78%) IIS
5 1 (2.78%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.78%) Lotus Domino
5 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (44.44%) SAN
2 15 (41.67%) WAN
3 14 (38.89%) LAN
4 13 (36.11%) Firewall
5 10 (27.78%) NAS
5 10 (27.78%) VPN
6 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 3 (8.33%) Network Security
7 2 (5.56%) iSCSI
7 2 (5.56%) MPLS
7 2 (5.56%) DSL
7 2 (5.56%) VoIP
8 1 (2.78%) DHCP
8 1 (2.78%) Broadband
8 1 (2.78%) DNS
8 1 (2.78%) VLAN
8 1 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 31 (86.11%) Windows
2 23 (63.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (19.44%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.78%) Linux
7 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (8.33%) Business Continuity
3 2 (5.56%) Incident Management
3 2 (5.56%) ITIL
3 2 (5.56%) Change Control
3 2 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (2.78%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
4 1 (2.78%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (2.78%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (2.78%) ITSM
4 1 (2.78%) Validation
4 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
4 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (2.78%) Project Management
4 1 (2.78%) Service Management
4 1 (2.78%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.78%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (5.56%) VBScript
2 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (19.44%) MCSE
1 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.11%) MCITP
2 4 (11.11%) MCSA
3 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.33%) MCP
4 1 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.78%) CCNP
4 1 (2.78%) CCNA
4 1 (2.78%) CCA
4 1 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 20 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (47.22%) Hyper-V
4 5 (13.89%) vSphere
5 4 (11.11%) XenApp
6 2 (5.56%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (5.56%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) SCCM
1 3 (8.33%) SCOM
1 3 (8.33%) SCVMM
1 3 (8.33%) SCDPM
1 3 (8.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (5.56%) WSUS
3 1 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 28 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 24 (66.67%) VMware
3 12 (33.33%) Citrix
4 8 (22.22%) Cisco
5 4 (11.11%) Dell
5 4 (11.11%) NetApp
6 2 (5.56%) IBM
6 2 (5.56%) HP
7 1 (2.78%) EMC
7 1 (2.78%) Juniper
7 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.78%) Symantec
7 1 (2.78%) Altiris
7 1 (2.78%) SonicWALL
7 1 (2.78%) ProCurve
7 1 (2.78%) Veeam
7 1 (2.78%) Acronis
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