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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 115 101 102
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 14 16 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.78% 0.89% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.93% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 11
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £41,250 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
1736 1727 1644
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.18% 95.57% 94.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1433 1497 1372
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 £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 28 (84.85%) Windows
2 26 (78.79%) Microsoft
3 25 (75.76%) Active Directory
4 23 (69.70%) VMware
5 22 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (57.58%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (48.48%) Hyper-V
7 16 (48.48%) MS Exchange
8 15 (45.45%) SAN
9 14 (42.42%) WAN
9 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (39.39%) LAN
10 13 (39.39%) MS Excel
11 12 (36.36%) Citrix
11 12 (36.36%) Firewall
12 11 (33.33%) SQL
13 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
14 9 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
15 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (24.24%) VPN
16 7 (21.21%) Cisco
16 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2012
16 7 (21.21%) NAS
16 7 (21.21%) Windows 7
16 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2008
17 5 (15.15%) MCITP
17 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
17 5 (15.15%) MCSA
17 5 (15.15%) NetApp
18 4 (12.12%) Blackberry

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 16 (48.48%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (3.03%) IBM Notes
4 1 (3.03%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.03%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (39.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.06%) Office 365
2 1 (3.03%) Symantec.cloud
2 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (45.45%) SAN
2 14 (42.42%) WAN
3 13 (39.39%) LAN
4 12 (36.36%) Firewall
5 8 (24.24%) VPN
6 7 (21.21%) NAS
7 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
8 2 (6.06%) MPLS
8 2 (6.06%) DSL
8 2 (6.06%) VLAN
8 2 (6.06%) Network Security
8 2 (6.06%) iSCSI
9 1 (3.03%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (3.03%) Broadband
9 1 (3.03%) DNS
9 1 (3.03%) VoIP
9 1 (3.03%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (6.06%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Blackberry
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.03%) Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 28 (84.85%) Windows
2 22 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (42.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (21.21%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.03%) Linux
7 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (9.09%) ITIL
3 2 (6.06%) Project Management
3 2 (6.06%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.06%) Change Control
3 2 (6.06%) Business Continuity
3 2 (6.06%) Incident Management
3 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.03%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (3.03%) High Availability
4 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (3.03%) ITSM
4 1 (3.03%) Migration
4 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (3.03%) Service Management
4 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.06%) VBScript
4 1 (3.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (15.15%) MCSA
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (15.15%) MCITP
2 4 (12.12%) MCSE
3 3 (9.09%) MCP
4 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
4 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (75.76%) Active Directory
2 19 (57.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (48.48%) Hyper-V
4 3 (9.09%) XenApp
4 3 (9.09%) VMware ESX
4 3 (9.09%) vSphere
5 2 (6.06%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) SCCM
2 2 (6.06%) SCOM
2 2 (6.06%) SCVMM
2 2 (6.06%) SCDPM
2 2 (6.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (6.06%) WSUS
3 1 (3.03%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 26 (78.79%) Microsoft
2 23 (69.70%) VMware
3 12 (36.36%) Citrix
4 7 (21.21%) Cisco
5 5 (15.15%) NetApp
6 3 (9.09%) Dell
7 2 (6.06%) SonicWALL
7 2 (6.06%) IBM
7 2 (6.06%) HP
8 1 (3.03%) Symantec
8 1 (3.03%) Juniper
8 1 (3.03%) ProCurve
8 1 (3.03%) Veeam
8 1 (3.03%) Acronis
8 1 (3.03%) Altiris
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