The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Colchester 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 25 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 2.65% - 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.84% - 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £55,000 - £46,250
UK excluding London average salary £38,400 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -
Infrastructure Engineer
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Colchester 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
Colchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
141 143 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 93.38% 98.62% 98.56%
Number of salaries quoted 129 119 123
Average salary £28,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £54,400 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Colchester

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Colchester

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Colchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) SAN
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
3 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
3 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (36.36%) Google
4 4 (36.36%) SCOM
4 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 4 (36.36%) HP
4 4 (36.36%) Firewall
5 3 (27.27%) LAN
5 3 (27.27%) WAN
5 3 (27.27%) vSphere
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (18.18%) Data Privacy
6 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (18.18%) NetBackup
6 2 (18.18%) 3PAR
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (18.18%) NAS
6 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
6 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (18.18%) EqualLogic
6 2 (18.18%) FCoE
6 2 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (18.18%) Google Apps

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Colchester 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 5 (45.45%) SharePoint
1 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
1 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (9.09%) IIS
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) SAN
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) LAN
3 3 (27.27%) WAN
4 2 (18.18%) NAS
4 2 (18.18%) FCoE
4 2 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
4 2 (18.18%) VPN
4 2 (18.18%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) EqualLogic
1 2 (18.18%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Debian
5 1 (9.09%) Fedora
5 1 (9.09%) UNIX
5 1 (9.09%) AIX
5 1 (9.09%) HPUX
5 1 (9.09%) Solaris
5 1 (9.09%) CentOS
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (18.18%) Data Privacy
1 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL
1 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
1 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
1 2 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (18.18%) Migration
1 2 (18.18%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (18.18%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) RHCE
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) MCITP
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) vSphere
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) SCOM
2 2 (18.18%) NetBackup
2 2 (18.18%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Google
2 4 (36.36%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) 3PAR
3 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
3 2 (18.18%) Brocade
3 2 (18.18%) EMC
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) CommVault
3 2 (18.18%) Symantec
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft