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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 45 27 32
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 4 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 1.52% 1.28% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 1.37% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Average salary £32,500 £52,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.09% +12.90%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
261 146 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Colchester 98.86% 93.59% 98.72%
Number of salaries quoted 233 135 129
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016, 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 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 3 (37.50%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) Law
4 2 (25.00%) ERP
4 2 (25.00%) ABAP
4 2 (25.00%) SAP
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) SAP ERP
5 1 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
5 1 (12.50%) DNS

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Colchester by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Office 365
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Firewall
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
General
1 2 (25.00%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 10
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 7
2 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (25.00%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) ABAP
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) VMware