The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 81 60 68
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 7 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.93% 1.16% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 1.19% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 1
Average salary £34,000 £26,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.10% -17.69%
UK excluding London average salary £38,400 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -
Infrastructure Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
731 588 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 96.69% 97.35% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 653 493 475
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Dorset

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Dorset

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -16 2 £31,500 +9.56% 1
Poole -13 1 £37,500 +40.18%
Infrastructure Engineer
South West

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 15 (68.18%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 14 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 13 (59.09%) MS Exchange
4 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
4 10 (45.45%) SCCM
4 10 (45.45%) Hyper-V
4 10 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (40.91%) Office 365
5 9 (40.91%) Windows 8
5 9 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (36.36%) Windows 7
6 8 (36.36%) SCSM
6 8 (36.36%) SCOM
6 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
6 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 8 (36.36%) Citrix
7 7 (31.82%) SAN
8 6 (27.27%) VMware
9 5 (22.73%) Firewall
9 5 (22.73%) SCVMM
9 5 (22.73%) NAS
9 5 (22.73%) DNS
9 5 (22.73%) DHCP
9 5 (22.73%) Forefront TMG
9 5 (22.73%) UAG
10 4 (18.18%) SQL
10 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (13.64%) Migration

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 13 (59.09%) MS Exchange
2 10 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.55%) IIS
5 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (40.91%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 7 (31.82%) SAN
3 5 (22.73%) Firewall
3 5 (22.73%) NAS
3 5 (22.73%) DNS
3 5 (22.73%) DHCP
4 2 (9.09%) Internet
5 1 (4.55%) MPLS
5 1 (4.55%) Wireless
5 1 (4.55%) VPN
5 1 (4.55%) VoIP
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (4.55%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) LAMP
1 1 (4.55%) WinForms
1 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 15 (68.18%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) Windows 8
3 8 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) Migration
2 1 (4.55%) Time Management
2 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) VBA
2 1 (4.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.64%) MCTS
3 2 (9.09%) MCITP
4 1 (4.55%) CCIE
4 1 (4.55%) CCNP
4 1 (4.55%) CCNA
4 1 (4.55%) A+ Certification
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.55%) MCP
4 1 (4.55%) MCSE
4 1 (4.55%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 10 (45.45%) Hyper-V
3 5 (22.73%) Forefront TMG
3 5 (22.73%) UAG
4 4 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (13.64%) XenApp
5 3 (13.64%) XenServer
5 3 (13.64%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) SCCM
2 8 (36.36%) SCSM
2 8 (36.36%) SCOM
3 5 (22.73%) SCVMM
4 2 (9.09%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) Citrix
3 6 (27.27%) VMware
4 2 (9.09%) CommVault
4 2 (9.09%) Veritas
4 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco
5 1 (4.55%) HP
5 1 (4.55%) EMC
5 1 (4.55%) Vyatta
5 1 (4.55%) 3PAR
5 1 (4.55%) F5