The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 93 97 80
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 8 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.59% 0.51% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 0.53% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 2
Average salary £31,500 £39,750 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.75% -15.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £31,550 £36,600
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £95,950 £57,400
UK excluding London average salary £38,400 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -
Infrastructure Engineer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1268 1309 1127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.00% 95.41% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 833 842 746
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 14 (73.68%) VMware
3 13 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (68.42%) MS Exchange
3 13 (68.42%) Windows
4 12 (63.16%) Cisco
4 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
5 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (57.89%) Hyper-V
5 11 (57.89%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (47.37%) Lync
6 9 (47.37%) PowerShell
6 9 (47.37%) Firewall
7 7 (36.84%) SAN
7 7 (36.84%) Blackberry
7 7 (36.84%) Cisco IPT
7 7 (36.84%) IP Telephony
7 7 (36.84%) Windows XP
7 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
7 7 (36.84%) IIS
7 7 (36.84%) MS Office
7 7 (36.84%) ITIL
7 7 (36.84%) Windows Phone
7 7 (36.84%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (36.84%) Forefront TMG
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
8 5 (26.32%) Law
8 5 (26.32%) Degree
8 5 (26.32%) MCSA

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (68.42%) MS Exchange
2 11 (57.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (47.37%) Lync
4 7 (36.84%) IIS
5 1 (5.26%) JBoss
5 1 (5.26%) Apache
5 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Office
2 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) Firewall
2 7 (36.84%) SAN
2 7 (36.84%) Cisco IPT
2 7 (36.84%) IP Telephony
3 4 (21.05%) LAN
3 4 (21.05%) WAN
4 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (10.53%) DHCP
5 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
5 2 (10.53%) VPN
5 2 (10.53%) DNS
5 2 (10.53%) SSL
5 2 (10.53%) IPsec
5 2 (10.53%) SSH
6 1 (5.26%) NetScaler
6 1 (5.26%) VoIP
6 1 (5.26%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (26.32%) Law
2 2 (10.53%) Back Office
2 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Aerospace
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Regular Expression
1 1 (5.26%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Blackberry
2 4 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.26%) PKI
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (36.84%) Windows XP
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Phone
4 4 (21.05%) UNIX
5 3 (15.79%) Linux
6 2 (10.53%) Solaris
6 2 (10.53%) CentOS
6 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) Service Delivery
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (10.53%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.26%) Memory Management
4 1 (5.26%) Content Management
4 1 (5.26%) Investment Management
4 1 (5.26%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) PowerShell
2 3 (15.79%) Python
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.26%) sed
4 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.26%) Perl
4 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
1 5 (26.32%) MCSA
2 1 (5.26%) MCITP
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.26%) CCNP
2 1 (5.26%) CCNA
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (63.16%) Active Directory
3 11 (57.89%) Hyper-V
4 7 (36.84%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (36.84%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (10.53%) XenDesktop
6 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) SCCM
2 3 (15.79%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
2 14 (73.68%) VMware
3 12 (63.16%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix
4 2 (10.53%) Draytek
5 1 (5.26%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.26%) Informatica
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.26%) Symantec
5 1 (5.26%) HP
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Posted: 15 days ago