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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 87 110 87
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -23
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 12 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.87% 0.24% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.91% 0.26% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 2
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +21.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £39,975 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,250 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
1314 1568 1063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.15% 95.67% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 794 1004 614
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £37,650
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +12.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
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
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 24 April 2015.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 17 (85.00%) VMware
2 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 15 (75.00%) Windows
4 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (60.00%) MS Excel
5 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
6 10 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 10 (50.00%) Hyper-V
7 9 (45.00%) PowerShell
8 8 (40.00%) Firewall
9 7 (35.00%) ITIL
9 7 (35.00%) SQL
9 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
9 7 (35.00%) IIS
10 6 (30.00%) Cisco
11 5 (25.00%) Nagios
11 5 (25.00%) SAN
11 5 (25.00%) Finance
11 5 (25.00%) .NET
11 5 (25.00%) Java
11 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
11 5 (25.00%) SLA
11 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (25.00%) F5
11 5 (25.00%) Splunk
12 4 (20.00%) Degree
12 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
12 4 (20.00%) Citrix
13 3 (15.00%) BCP

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 10 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (35.00%) IIS
3 5 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (15.00%) Lync
6 1 (5.00%) JBoss
6 1 (5.00%) Apache
6 1 (5.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (40.00%) Firewall
2 5 (25.00%) SAN
3 3 (15.00%) LAN
3 3 (15.00%) WAN
4 2 (10.00%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (10.00%) IP Telephony
5 1 (5.00%) SSH
5 1 (5.00%) DHCP
5 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.00%) VPN
5 1 (5.00%) DNS
5 1 (5.00%) SSL
5 1 (5.00%) VoIP
5 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (5.00%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) Middleware
2 1 (5.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.00%) PKI
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) Linux
4 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (10.00%) UNIX
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Phone
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.00%) Solaris
5 1 (5.00%) CentOS
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) BCP
2 3 (15.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (15.00%) Information Security
2 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (15.00%) Time Management
2 3 (15.00%) Change Control
2 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Investment Management
4 1 (5.00%) Content Management
4 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) ETL
4 1 (5.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Memory Management
4 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 9 (45.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (35.00%) SQL
3 5 (25.00%) Java
4 2 (10.00%) Python
5 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.00%) sed
5 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) Perl
5 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) MCITP
3 1 (5.00%) MCSA
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (25.00%) SLA
2 3 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (10.00%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (10.00%) XenApp
6 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Nagios
2 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) SCOM
3 1 (5.00%) Puppet
3 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) VMware
2 16 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) Cisco
4 5 (25.00%) F5
4 5 (25.00%) Splunk
5 4 (20.00%) Citrix
6 2 (10.00%) Draytek
7 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.00%) Informatica
7 1 (5.00%) Symantec
7 1 (5.00%) HP
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Net Talent
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dell Direct
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
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