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 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 94 97 96
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 6 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.47% 0.58% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.61% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 3
Average salary £39,500 £31,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.39% -20.75%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
1210 1309 1331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.98% 95.41% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 813 847 860
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £59,600 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (61.54%) MS Exchange
5 7 (53.85%) ITIL
5 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
5 7 (53.85%) Citrix
5 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (46.15%) Firewall
7 5 (38.46%) IIS
7 5 (38.46%) SAN
8 4 (30.77%) VPN
8 4 (30.77%) DNS
8 4 (30.77%) MCP
8 4 (30.77%) MCSE
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
9 3 (23.08%) Skype for Business
9 3 (23.08%) XenApp
9 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
9 3 (23.08%) SaaS
9 3 (23.08%) ITIL V3
9 3 (23.08%) High Availability

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 8 (61.54%) MS Exchange
2 5 (38.46%) IIS
3 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (23.08%) Skype for Business
5 2 (15.38%) Apache
5 2 (15.38%) JBoss
5 2 (15.38%) Node.js
5 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
6 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) SaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 5 (38.46%) SAN
3 4 (30.77%) DNS
3 4 (30.77%) VPN
4 3 (23.08%) DHCP
4 3 (23.08%) SSL
4 3 (23.08%) VoIP
5 1 (7.69%) DSL
5 1 (7.69%) Ethernet
5 1 (7.69%) Internet
5 1 (7.69%) Intranet
5 1 (7.69%) LAN
5 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.69%) WAN
5 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (7.69%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) Java EE
1 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Clustering
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (7.69%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Unix
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (23.08%) Facilities Management
3 3 (23.08%) High Availability
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL V3
3 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) Coaching
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
4 2 (15.38%) E-Commerce
4 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Communications Security
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
1 2 (15.38%) Perl
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) MCP
1 4 (30.77%) MCSE
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (23.08%) CCNA
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
1 10 (76.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (53.85%) Hyper-V
3 3 (23.08%) XenApp
3 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
4 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
4 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
1 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago