The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 102 84 82
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 6 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.41% 0.50% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.52% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 1
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1421 1161 1086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 96.01% 95.95% 94.60%
Number of salaries quoted 943 734 754
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Infrastructure Engineer
Scotland

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 30 July 2014, 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 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
3 5 (45.45%) VPN
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) IPsec
3 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity
3 5 (45.45%) CentOS
4 4 (36.36%) NAS
4 4 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (36.36%) Rackspace
4 4 (36.36%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (36.36%) VLAN
4 4 (36.36%) BCP
4 4 (36.36%) CRM
4 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 3 (27.27%) VoIP
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) VMware
6 2 (18.18%) SCCM
6 2 (18.18%) Games
6 2 (18.18%) SAN
6 2 (18.18%) Nagios
6 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
6 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL
6 2 (18.18%) MS Excel

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
1 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Lync
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Office 365
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (9.09%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) VPN
2 5 (45.45%) IPsec
3 4 (36.36%) NAS
3 4 (36.36%) VLAN
4 3 (27.27%) VoIP
5 2 (18.18%) SAN
5 2 (18.18%) DNS
5 2 (18.18%) WAN
5 2 (18.18%) DHCP
6 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (9.09%) Internet
6 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 1 (9.09%) SSL
6 1 (9.09%) LAN
6 1 (9.09%) WLAN
6 1 (9.09%) Wireless
6 1 (9.09%) Network Security
6 1 (9.09%) SSH
6 1 (9.09%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Games
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 5 (45.45%) CentOS
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity
2 4 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (36.36%) Business Continuity Planning
2 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (36.36%) BCP
2 4 (36.36%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
1 2 (18.18%) Nagios
1 2 (18.18%) Cacti
2 1 (9.09%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) Rackspace
2 4 (36.36%) Red Hat
3 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
5 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow
5 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (9.09%) Sage
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) EMC
5 1 (9.09%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Mitel
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago