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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 91 109 119
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 16 10 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.10% 0.60% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.62% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 2
Average salary £33,500 £38,750 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.54% +6.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £34,500 £35,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £37,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
1415 1602 1863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 97.18% 95.53% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1164 1406 1612
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 16 (80.00%) Windows
1 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (70.00%) MS Exchange
3 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (55.00%) VMware
5 10 (50.00%) Hyper-V
6 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (40.00%) LAN
7 8 (40.00%) WAN
7 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
8 6 (30.00%) Firewall
8 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (25.00%) 3PAR
9 5 (25.00%) Imperva
9 5 (25.00%) WatchGuard
9 5 (25.00%) HP
9 5 (25.00%) VLAN
9 5 (25.00%) Degree
9 5 (25.00%) VPN
9 5 (25.00%) SSL
9 5 (25.00%) Ethernet
9 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
9 5 (25.00%) IIS
10 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
10 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (15.00%) Mitel
11 3 (15.00%) SQL

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 14 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (25.00%) IIS
5 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (40.00%) LAN
1 8 (40.00%) WAN
2 6 (30.00%) Firewall
3 5 (25.00%) Ethernet
3 5 (25.00%) VPN
3 5 (25.00%) SSL
3 5 (25.00%) VLAN
4 3 (15.00%) MPLS
5 2 (10.00%) SAN
5 2 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.00%) Physics
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.00%) Firmware
5 1 (5.00%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) SCOM
2 1 (5.00%) SCVMM
2 1 (5.00%) SCDPM
2 1 (5.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (55.00%) VMware
3 5 (25.00%) WatchGuard
3 5 (25.00%) Imperva
3 5 (25.00%) 3PAR
3 5 (25.00%) HP
4 3 (15.00%) Citrix
4 3 (15.00%) Mitel
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco