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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 102 96 113
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 30 29 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.48% 1.46% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 1.55% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 19
Average salary £35,000 £39,250 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.82% +17.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £46,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
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
1893 1876 1917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 93.34% 94.22% 93.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1591 1623 1699
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 31 July 2015.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 34 (77.27%) Active Directory
2 31 (70.45%) Windows
3 28 (63.64%) MS Exchange
4 24 (54.55%) VMware
5 20 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 19 (43.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (36.36%) Hyper-V
8 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (34.09%) DHCP
8 15 (34.09%) DNS
9 13 (29.55%) TCP/IP
10 12 (27.27%) SAN
10 12 (27.27%) WAN
11 11 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (25.00%) Citrix
11 11 (25.00%) Firewall
11 11 (25.00%) LAN
12 10 (22.73%) PowerShell
13 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2007
13 9 (20.45%) Veeam
13 9 (20.45%) VPN
13 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
13 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (20.45%) Office 365
14 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
15 7 (15.91%) SCOM
15 7 (15.91%) SQL
15 7 (15.91%) Linux

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 11 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.55%) Lync
7 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.45%) Office 365
2 4 (9.09%) Mimecast
3 1 (2.27%) SaaS
3 1 (2.27%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.09%) DNS
1 15 (34.09%) DHCP
2 13 (29.55%) TCP/IP
3 12 (27.27%) SAN
3 12 (27.27%) WAN
4 11 (25.00%) LAN
4 11 (25.00%) Firewall
5 9 (20.45%) VPN
6 4 (9.09%) VoIP
7 3 (6.82%) VLAN
8 2 (4.55%) IPsec
9 1 (2.27%) Network Security
9 1 (2.27%) iSCSI
9 1 (2.27%) Broadband
9 1 (2.27%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (2.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (6.82%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (6.82%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.55%) Advertising
2 2 (4.55%) Electronics
3 1 (2.27%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) Web Services
1 1 (2.27%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.82%) iPhone
2 3 (6.82%) Replication
2 3 (6.82%) CCTV
3 2 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.27%) EqualLogic
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 31 (70.45%) Windows
2 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (15.91%) Linux
6 4 (9.09%) Windows 8
7 3 (6.82%) Windows XP
7 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.55%) UNIX
8 2 (4.55%) Solaris
9 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.27%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.36%) ITIL
2 3 (6.82%) Change Control
2 3 (6.82%) ERP
2 3 (6.82%) Patch Management
3 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
3 2 (4.55%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.27%) Project Planning
4 1 (2.27%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (2.27%) CRM
4 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (2.27%) ITSM
4 1 (2.27%) Risk Management
4 1 (2.27%) Migration
4 1 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.27%) Scrum
4 1 (2.27%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.73%) PowerShell
2 7 (15.91%) SQL
3 2 (4.55%) VB
4 1 (2.27%) VBA
4 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.27%) VBScript
4 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.36%) MCSE
2 5 (11.36%) MCITP
3 4 (9.09%) MCSA
4 3 (6.82%) CCNA
4 3 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.27%) MCP
5 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.27%) Degree
5 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
1 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 34 (77.27%) Active Directory
2 19 (43.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (36.36%) Hyper-V
4 4 (9.09%) VMware ESX
5 3 (6.82%) Xen
6 2 (4.55%) vSphere
7 1 (2.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) SCOM
2 2 (4.55%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.55%) SCCM
3 1 (2.27%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.27%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 24 (54.55%) VMware
2 20 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 11 (25.00%) Citrix
4 9 (20.45%) Veeam
5 6 (13.64%) NetApp
6 5 (11.36%) Cisco
7 4 (9.09%) HP
7 4 (9.09%) Symantec
8 3 (6.82%) IBM
8 3 (6.82%) Avaya
9 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
9 2 (4.55%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.27%) ProCurve
10 1 (2.27%) Google
10 1 (2.27%) Apple
10 1 (2.27%) Juniper
10 1 (2.27%) Dell
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago