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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 105 103 129
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +26
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 8 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.45% 0.73% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.76% 0.097%
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 2
Average salary £36,250 £42,000 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.69% +41.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £29,400 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £31,950
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
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
1708 1442 2064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.21% 95.88% 95.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1294 1221 1804
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 October 2014, 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 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 12 (75.00%) Windows
3 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
4 10 (62.50%) MS Exchange
5 7 (43.75%) VMware
6 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
7 5 (31.25%) Firewall
8 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (25.00%) SAN
8 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
8 4 (25.00%) Linux
8 4 (25.00%) Cisco
8 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (25.00%) SCCM
8 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
9 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (18.75%) Network Security
9 3 (18.75%) Degree
9 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
9 3 (18.75%) Physics
9 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
9 3 (18.75%) LAN
9 3 (18.75%) WAN
9 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
9 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
9 3 (18.75%) ITIL
10 2 (12.50%) MS Office
10 2 (12.50%) MCSE

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 10 (62.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) SAN
3 3 (18.75%) Network Security
3 3 (18.75%) LAN
3 3 (18.75%) WAN
3 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Mathematics
1 3 (18.75%) Physics
1 3 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 2 (12.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 12 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) CentOS
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.25%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (18.75%) Degree
3 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (12.50%) MCSE
4 1 (6.25%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) MCP
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (12.50%) XenDesktop
3 2 (12.50%) ISA Server
4 1 (6.25%) Xen
4 1 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (6.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) Symantec
4 2 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (12.50%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) NetApp
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
5 1 (6.25%) New Relic