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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 80 109 92
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 13 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.96% 0.19% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 0.20% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 3
Average salary £50,000 £48,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +39.28%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
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
1272 1531 1058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.36% 94.80% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 791 989 616
Average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 May 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 18 (90.00%) VMware
2 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (80.00%) Windows
3 14 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (65.00%) MS Excel
5 11 (55.00%) PowerShell
6 10 (50.00%) Hyper-V
6 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 9 (45.00%) Firewall
7 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
7 9 (45.00%) SQL
8 8 (40.00%) ITIL
8 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
9 7 (35.00%) SharePoint
10 6 (30.00%) SLA
10 6 (30.00%) IIS
10 6 (30.00%) Nagios
11 5 (25.00%) Finance
11 5 (25.00%) Java
11 5 (25.00%) .NET
11 5 (25.00%) Change Control
11 5 (25.00%) Load Balancing
11 5 (25.00%) F5
11 5 (25.00%) Splunk
12 4 (20.00%) Degree
12 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 4 (20.00%) Cisco
12 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
12 4 (20.00%) Citrix
12 4 (20.00%) SAN

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (35.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (30.00%) IIS
4 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (5.00%) JBoss
5 1 (5.00%) Apache
5 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
5 1 (5.00%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (65.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) Firewall
2 4 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) IPsec
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (5.00%) SSH
3 1 (5.00%) LAN
3 1 (5.00%) WAN
3 1 (5.00%) DHCP
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) VPN
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) Middleware
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) PKI
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) Linux
4 2 (10.00%) UNIX
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.00%) Solaris
5 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.00%) CentOS
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Change Control
2 5 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (15.00%) BCP
3 3 (15.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (15.00%) Information Security
3 3 (15.00%) Time Management
3 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.00%) Content Management
5 1 (5.00%) ETL
5 1 (5.00%) Memory Management
5 1 (5.00%) Investment Management
5 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (45.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.00%) sed
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) MCITP
3 1 (5.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (30.00%) SLA
2 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (10.00%) XenApp
5 1 (5.00%) vSphere
5 1 (5.00%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (30.00%) Nagios
2 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) SCOM
3 1 (5.00%) Puppet
3 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) VMware
2 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) F5
3 5 (25.00%) Splunk
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco
4 4 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (10.00%) Draytek
5 2 (10.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (5.00%) Informatica
6 1 (5.00%) Symantec
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