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

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Support Engineer
Rank 112 111 108
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Engineer 3 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.17% 0.061% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.064% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Average salary £33,500 £42,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.17% +54.54%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £31,498
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.94%
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
1672 1568 1563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.87% 95.73% 94.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1419 1361 1306
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 £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
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 26 March 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) WAN
3 6 (75.00%) VMware
4 5 (62.50%) LAN
4 5 (62.50%) Citrix
4 5 (62.50%) SAN
4 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (62.50%) vSphere
5 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
6 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
6 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
6 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
6 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (37.50%) Network Security
6 3 (37.50%) XenApp
6 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
6 3 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (25.00%) MS Office
7 2 (25.00%) Cisco
7 2 (25.00%) Dell
7 2 (25.00%) MPLS
7 2 (25.00%) DSL
7 2 (25.00%) Firewall
8 1 (12.50%) SharePoint

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 8 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (25.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) WAN
2 5 (62.50%) SAN
2 5 (62.50%) LAN
3 3 (37.50%) Network Security
4 2 (25.00%) MPLS
4 2 (25.00%) DSL
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
5 1 (12.50%) VLAN
5 1 (12.50%) DHCP
5 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 1 (12.50%) DNS
5 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
5 1 (12.50%) NAS
General
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Blackberry
2 1 (12.50%) EqualLogic
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Business Continuity
1 3 (37.50%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (37.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
2 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (62.50%) vSphere
2 3 (37.50%) XenApp
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) Citrix
4 2 (25.00%) Dell
4 2 (25.00%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) SonicWALL
5 1 (12.50%) ProCurve
5 1 (12.50%) Veeam
5 1 (12.50%) EMC
5 1 (12.50%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) Juniper
5 1 (12.50%) NetApp
5 1 (12.50%) Symantec
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