The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Edinburgh region that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 66 91 94
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 24 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.26% 0.63% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.36% 0.67% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 4
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £28,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,750 £32,200
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,200
% change year-on-year
- +4.71%

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
1018 1197 1253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.86% 94.92% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 653 829 831
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,750 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

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 18 January 2017.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, Infrastructure Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 30 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 25 (56.82%) VMware
2 25 (56.82%) Windows
3 18 (40.91%) MS Exchange
4 17 (38.64%) Windows Server
5 15 (34.09%) LAN
5 15 (34.09%) WAN
5 15 (34.09%) Cisco
5 15 (34.09%) Firewall
5 15 (34.09%) SAN
5 15 (34.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (29.55%) SQL
6 13 (29.55%) DevOps
7 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 12 (27.27%) PowerShell
7 12 (27.27%) SCCM
8 11 (25.00%) DNS
9 10 (22.73%) Data Centre
10 9 (20.45%) Private Cloud
10 9 (20.45%) MCSE
10 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (18.18%) SCOM
11 8 (18.18%) vSphere
11 8 (18.18%) Finance
12 7 (15.91%) VMware ESX
12 7 (15.91%) NetApp
12 7 (15.91%) EMC
12 7 (15.91%) Linux
12 7 (15.91%) Time Management

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (40.91%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (9.09%) IIS
4 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Office 365
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.27%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.09%) Firewall
1 15 (34.09%) LAN
1 15 (34.09%) SAN
1 15 (34.09%) WAN
2 11 (25.00%) DNS
3 6 (13.64%) DHCP
3 6 (13.64%) VPN
4 2 (4.55%) Internet
4 2 (4.55%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (9.09%) Relational Database
3 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Data Centre
2 9 (20.45%) Private Cloud
3 7 (15.91%) EMC VNX
4 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.55%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.27%) Blog
5 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 25 (56.82%) Windows
2 17 (38.64%) Windows Server
3 7 (15.91%) Linux
4 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (9.09%) OpenVMS
5 4 (9.09%) Windows 2000
5 4 (9.09%) Windows XP
6 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) DevOps
2 9 (20.45%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (15.91%) Time Management
4 5 (11.36%) Change Control
4 5 (11.36%) Coaching
4 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 4 (9.09%) Information Security
5 4 (9.09%) ITIL
5 4 (9.09%) Line Management
5 4 (9.09%) Network Management
5 4 (9.09%) QMS
5 4 (9.09%) Quality Management
6 3 (6.82%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.55%) BCP
7 2 (4.55%) Capacity Management
7 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.55%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.27%) Presales
8 1 (2.27%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 13 (29.55%) SQL
2 12 (27.27%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.82%) C#
4 2 (4.55%) Java
5 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.27%) Python
5 1 (2.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) MCSE
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (15.91%) Degree
3 4 (9.09%) HND
4 3 (6.82%) CCNA
4 3 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.55%) CCNP
5 2 (4.55%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) SLA
2 3 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 15 (34.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (18.18%) vSphere
4 7 (15.91%) Virtual Servers
4 7 (15.91%) VMware ESX
5 4 (9.09%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.55%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (4.55%) UAG
7 1 (2.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (27.27%) SCCM
2 8 (18.18%) SCOM
3 5 (11.36%) Puppet
3 5 (11.36%) SCVMM
4 4 (9.09%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (6.82%) Nagios
6 2 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (2.27%) SCSM
Vendors
1 25 (56.82%) VMware
2 15 (34.09%) Cisco
3 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 7 (15.91%) EMC
4 7 (15.91%) NetApp
5 5 (11.36%) Dell
5 5 (11.36%) HP
6 4 (9.09%) Oracle
6 4 (9.09%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.55%) Citrix
7 2 (4.55%) F5
7 2 (4.55%) IBM
7 2 (4.55%) Intel Security
7 2 (4.55%) Red Hat
7 2 (4.55%) Samsung
7 2 (4.55%) Splunk