The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Support Engineer
Rank 125 117 120
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Engineer 2 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.098% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.17% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
Average salary £28,750 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.11% +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £35,800 £33,200
10% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £45,000 £34,800
UK excluding London average salary £28,000 £32,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-14.50% -6.42%
Infrastructure Support 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
1933 1788 1787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.80% 93.61% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1605 1574 1562
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Engineer in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Engineer across the Birmingham region.

Infrastructure Support Engineer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Infrastructure Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
3 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (71.43%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
4 3 (42.86%) Firewall
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) NetApp
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
4 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) VLAN
5 2 (28.57%) SonicWALL
5 2 (28.57%) Advertising
6 1 (14.29%) Migration
6 1 (14.29%) Wireless
6 1 (14.29%) MCITP
6 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
6 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Infrastructure Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
1 1 (14.29%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
1 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) iSCSI
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) DHCP
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) DNS
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) DSL
General
1 2 (28.57%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) EqualLogic
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Phone
5 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 1 (14.29%) UNIX
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) VBScript
1 1 (14.29%) VB
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MCSA
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (14.29%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) NetApp
4 2 (28.57%) SonicWALL
5 1 (14.29%) ProCurve
5 1 (14.29%) Veeam
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (14.29%) HP
5 1 (14.29%) Dell
5 1 (14.29%) Apple
5 1 (14.29%) Symantec
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco