The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 182 163 189
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +26
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 72 114 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.00% 1.46% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 1.52% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 55 103 61
Average salary £38,750 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £31,300 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £56,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
Infrastructure Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6787 7510 6865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.13% 96.27% 95.06%
Number of salaries quoted 5757 6173 5888
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in the East of England

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 August 2015.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Hertfordshire -18 36 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Bedfordshire +2 14 £35,000 -33.33% 2
Essex -11 11 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Cambridgeshire +9 9 £50,000 +42.85%
Norfolk +8 2 £34,000 +9.67%
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 140 (77.35%) VMware
2 136 (75.14%) Windows
3 129 (71.27%) Active Directory
4 94 (51.93%) Microsoft
5 77 (42.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 76 (41.99%) MS Exchange
7 75 (41.44%) VMware Infrastructure
8 68 (37.57%) Cisco
9 65 (35.91%) Citrix
10 64 (35.36%) Windows Server 2008
11 53 (29.28%) Firewall
12 49 (27.07%) Exchange Server 2010
12 49 (27.07%) DNS
13 48 (26.52%) SQL Server
14 45 (24.86%) SAN
15 42 (23.20%) vSphere
16 40 (22.10%) DHCP
17 36 (19.89%) IIS
18 35 (19.34%) Exchange Server 2007
19 33 (18.23%) HP
20 32 (17.68%) MS Excel
21 31 (17.13%) ITIL
21 31 (17.13%) VMware ESX
22 29 (16.02%) LAN
22 29 (16.02%) XenDesktop
23 28 (15.47%) XenApp
23 28 (15.47%) Cisco Certification
24 26 (14.36%) Microsoft Certification
24 26 (14.36%) WAN
24 26 (14.36%) Exchange Server 2003

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 76 (41.99%) MS Exchange
2 49 (27.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (19.89%) IIS
4 35 (19.34%) Exchange Server 2007
5 26 (14.36%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (6.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (3.87%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.10%) Lync
8 2 (1.10%) JBoss
9 1 (0.55%) Apache
9 1 (0.55%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.55%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.55%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 32 (17.68%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.42%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.63%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.08%) Office 365
2 11 (6.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.66%) PaaS
4 2 (1.10%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.55%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.55%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 53 (29.28%) Firewall
2 49 (27.07%) DNS
3 45 (24.86%) SAN
4 40 (22.10%) DHCP
5 29 (16.02%) LAN
6 26 (14.36%) WAN
7 14 (7.73%) TCP/IP
8 11 (6.08%) VLAN
9 8 (4.42%) VPN
10 6 (3.31%) iSCSI
11 5 (2.76%) Wireless
12 4 (2.21%) FTP
12 4 (2.21%) VoIP
13 3 (1.66%) MPLS
13 3 (1.66%) NAS
13 3 (1.66%) NetScaler
13 3 (1.66%) BIG-IP
13 3 (1.66%) Structured Cabling
14 2 (1.10%) Multicast
14 2 (1.10%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (26.52%) SQL Server
2 23 (12.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 19 (10.50%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (2.21%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.55%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.55%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.55%) Redis
6 1 (0.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.55%) CruiseControl
2 1 (0.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
General
1 15 (8.29%) Finance
2 7 (3.87%) Retail
3 6 (3.31%) Back Office
4 5 (2.76%) Games
5 3 (1.66%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.66%) Publishing
6 2 (1.10%) Legal
6 2 (1.10%) Banking
7 1 (0.55%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.55%) Marketing
7 1 (0.55%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.42%) Web Services
2 5 (2.76%) HTML
3 1 (0.55%) .NET
3 1 (0.55%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.36%) Data Centre
2 23 (12.71%) Clustering
3 20 (11.05%) Blackberry
4 6 (3.31%) Thin Client
4 6 (3.31%) Fat Client
5 5 (2.76%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.66%) Replication
6 3 (1.66%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.55%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.55%) EFT
7 1 (0.55%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.55%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.55%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 136 (75.14%) Windows
2 77 (42.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 64 (35.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (10.50%) Windows 2000
5 18 (9.94%) Linux
6 14 (7.73%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.66%) Debian
7 3 (1.66%) UNIX
7 3 (1.66%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.55%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.55%) Solaris
8 1 (0.55%) Android
8 1 (0.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (17.13%) ITIL
2 13 (7.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 11 (6.08%) Change Management
4 10 (5.52%) DevOps
5 8 (4.42%) PRINCE2
5 8 (4.42%) E-Commerce
6 6 (3.31%) Project Management
6 6 (3.31%) Incident Management
6 6 (3.31%) Network Load Balancing
6 6 (3.31%) SIEM
6 6 (3.31%) Capacity Management
6 6 (3.31%) Mentoring
6 6 (3.31%) Coaching
6 6 (3.31%) Continuous Delivery
7 5 (2.76%) Server Building
7 5 (2.76%) Software Deployment
7 5 (2.76%) Network Architecture
7 5 (2.76%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (2.76%) Migration
7 5 (2.76%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (9.94%) SQL
2 16 (8.84%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.76%) Bash Shell
4 4 (2.21%) Korn
4 4 (2.21%) Python
4 4 (2.21%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.21%) Perl
5 2 (1.10%) Java
5 2 (1.10%) VBScript
5 2 (1.10%) VB
6 1 (0.55%) Ruby
6 1 (0.55%) C#
Qualifications
1 28 (15.47%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (14.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 23 (12.71%) CCNA
4 19 (10.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 16 (8.84%) MCSE
6 14 (7.73%) MCITP
7 13 (7.18%) MCSA
8 10 (5.52%) CCNP
8 10 (5.52%) MCP
8 10 (5.52%) Security Cleared
9 7 (3.87%) Citrix Certification
10 6 (3.31%) CCA
10 6 (3.31%) SC Cleared
11 5 (2.76%) Degree
11 5 (2.76%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (2.21%) MCTS
13 3 (1.66%) DV Cleared
14 2 (1.10%) CCIA
14 2 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 1 (0.55%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.73%) SLA
2 2 (1.10%) JSP 440
3 1 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 129 (71.27%) Active Directory
2 75 (41.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (23.20%) vSphere
4 31 (17.13%) VMware ESX
5 29 (16.02%) XenDesktop
6 28 (15.47%) XenApp
7 23 (12.71%) Hyper-V
8 19 (10.50%) vCloud
9 15 (8.29%) Terminal Services
10 6 (3.31%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (2.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 5 (2.76%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (1.66%) VirtualBox
13 2 (1.10%) VMware Server
13 2 (1.10%) XenServer
14 1 (0.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 1 (0.55%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (0.55%) Xen
14 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 23 (12.71%) Backup Exec
2 19 (10.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 19 (10.50%) NetBackup
3 15 (8.29%) SCCM
4 8 (4.42%) SCOM
5 4 (2.21%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (1.66%) Puppet
6 3 (1.66%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.10%) Nagios
8 1 (0.55%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 140 (77.35%) VMware
2 94 (51.93%) Microsoft
3 68 (37.57%) Cisco
4 65 (35.91%) Citrix
5 33 (18.23%) HP
6 24 (13.26%) Symantec
7 22 (12.15%) Sophos
8 19 (10.50%) Veritas
9 14 (7.73%) NetApp
10 11 (6.08%) SolarWinds
11 10 (5.52%) Akamai
12 8 (4.42%) Dell
13 6 (3.31%) Fortinet
13 6 (3.31%) CheckPoint
14 5 (2.76%) Veeam
15 4 (2.21%) Red Hat
15 4 (2.21%) Websense
15 4 (2.21%) Barracuda Networks
16 3 (1.66%) Juniper
16 3 (1.66%) Oracle
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