The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 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 Engineer
Rank 95 115 107
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 10 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.69% 0.57% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 0.61% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 11
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Infrastructure Engineer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1384 1649 1548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.25% 93.91% 94.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1170 1358 1397
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 21 (84.00%) Active Directory
2 20 (80.00%) Windows
3 19 (76.00%) MS Exchange
4 18 (72.00%) VMware
5 15 (60.00%) Hyper-V
6 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (56.00%) HP
7 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
7 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
7 13 (52.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (40.00%) SAN
10 9 (36.00%) Cisco
10 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (24.00%) 3PAR
11 6 (24.00%) Firewall
12 5 (20.00%) VLAN
12 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
12 5 (20.00%) WatchGuard
12 5 (20.00%) IIS
12 5 (20.00%) LAN
12 5 (20.00%) WAN
12 5 (20.00%) Ethernet
12 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
12 5 (20.00%) VPN
12 5 (20.00%) SSL
12 5 (20.00%) Imperva
13 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (16.00%) Citrix
13 4 (16.00%) Degree

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 19 (76.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (52.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (20.00%) IIS
4 1 (4.00%) Lync
4 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (40.00%) SAN
2 6 (24.00%) Firewall
3 5 (20.00%) LAN
3 5 (20.00%) WAN
3 5 (20.00%) Ethernet
3 5 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (20.00%) VPN
3 5 (20.00%) SSL
3 5 (20.00%) VLAN
4 3 (12.00%) MPLS
5 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (80.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.00%) Web Services Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
System Software
1 21 (84.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 9 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.00%) vSphere
4 2 (8.00%) Firmware
5 1 (4.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) VMware
2 14 (56.00%) HP
3 13 (52.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (36.00%) Cisco
5 6 (24.00%) 3PAR
6 5 (20.00%) Imperva
6 5 (20.00%) WatchGuard
7 4 (16.00%) Citrix
8 3 (12.00%) Mitel
9 1 (4.00%) Veeam
9 1 (4.00%) Red Hat