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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 101 109 111
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 28 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.43% 0.96% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 1.02% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 25 20 22
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +34.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £33,400 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,450 £46,600 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
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
1848 2066 2008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.38% 94.17% 93.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1573 1748 1802
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 35 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 33 (67.35%) Windows
3 29 (59.18%) VMware
4 28 (57.14%) MS Exchange
5 24 (48.98%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (40.82%) Hyper-V
6 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
7 16 (32.65%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (30.61%) DNS
8 15 (30.61%) DHCP
9 14 (28.57%) WAN
9 14 (28.57%) LAN
10 13 (26.53%) TCP/IP
10 13 (26.53%) Citrix
11 12 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (24.49%) Office 365
12 11 (22.45%) SAN
13 10 (20.41%) Firewall
13 10 (20.41%) VPN
13 10 (20.41%) PowerShell
13 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2007
14 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2003
14 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
14 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (16.33%) Veeam
16 7 (14.29%) SCOM
16 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
16 7 (14.29%) Linux
17 6 (12.24%) ITIL

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 28 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 12 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (18.37%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (12.24%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.08%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.12%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.49%) Office 365
2 4 (8.16%) Mimecast
3 1 (2.04%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.04%) SaaS
3 1 (2.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (30.61%) DHCP
1 15 (30.61%) DNS
2 14 (28.57%) LAN
2 14 (28.57%) WAN
3 13 (26.53%) TCP/IP
4 11 (22.45%) SAN
5 10 (20.41%) Firewall
5 10 (20.41%) VPN
6 4 (8.16%) VoIP
7 3 (6.12%) VLAN
8 2 (4.08%) IPsec
9 1 (2.04%) Network Security
9 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (2.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.16%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.12%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (6.12%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.08%) Advertising
2 2 (4.08%) Electronics
3 1 (2.04%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) Web Services
1 1 (2.04%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Replication
1 3 (6.12%) CCTV
1 3 (6.12%) iPhone
1 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.04%) Private Cloud
2 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 33 (67.35%) Windows
2 16 (32.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (14.29%) Linux
6 3 (6.12%) Windows XP
6 3 (6.12%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.08%) Solaris
7 2 (4.08%) UNIX
8 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.04%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (12.24%) ITIL
2 3 (6.12%) Change Control
2 3 (6.12%) ERP
2 3 (6.12%) Patch Management
3 2 (4.08%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (4.08%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
3 2 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (4.08%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.04%) Project Planning
4 1 (2.04%) CRM
4 1 (2.04%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (2.04%) Risk Management
4 1 (2.04%) Migration
4 1 (2.04%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.04%) Scrum
4 1 (2.04%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.04%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.41%) PowerShell
2 6 (12.24%) SQL
3 2 (4.08%) VB
4 1 (2.04%) VBA
4 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.04%) VBScript
4 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (10.20%) CCNA
2 5 (10.20%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (8.16%) MCSE
3 4 (8.16%) MCITP
4 3 (6.12%) MCSA
4 3 (6.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.08%) CCVP
5 2 (4.08%) CCNP
5 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
5 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.04%) Degree
6 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
1 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 35 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 24 (48.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (40.82%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.16%) VMware ESX
5 3 (6.12%) Xen
6 1 (2.04%) XenServer
6 1 (2.04%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) SCOM
2 5 (10.20%) SCCM
3 2 (4.08%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.04%) WSUS
4 1 (2.04%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Intune
4 1 (2.04%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 29 (59.18%) VMware
2 20 (40.82%) Microsoft
3 13 (26.53%) Citrix
4 8 (16.33%) Veeam
5 6 (12.24%) NetApp
5 6 (12.24%) Cisco
6 4 (8.16%) IBM
7 3 (6.12%) HP
7 3 (6.12%) Avaya
7 3 (6.12%) Symantec
8 2 (4.08%) SonicWALL
8 2 (4.08%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.04%) Apple
9 1 (2.04%) Google
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Law Society
Salary: From £35,373 to £41,616 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago