The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 264 311 329
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 1148 829 847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.06% 0.83% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 0.88% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 993 756 724
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Infrastructure Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102569 93780 105055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.22% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 83761 78507 90409
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the England region.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in England

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +88 392 £45,000 - 37
South East -8 263 £40,000 - 38
Yorkshire +5 134 £34,000 +10.56% 6
East of England +38 118 £37,500 -26.82% 15
North West +40 94 £32,500 - 25
South West -12 60 £38,750 +10.71% 18
West Midlands -22 49 £35,000 +4.47% 6
East Midlands -20 33 £37,500 +7.14% 4
North East -5 3 £24,000 -12.72%
Midlands - 1 £24,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
UK

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 1713 (76.68%) Windows
2 1444 (64.64%) VMware
3 1116 (49.96%) Active Directory
4 1095 (49.02%) Microsoft
5 921 (41.23%) VMware Infrastructure
6 822 (36.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 743 (33.26%) MS Exchange
8 731 (32.72%) Cisco
9 647 (28.96%) SAN
10 597 (26.72%) Linux
11 592 (26.50%) Citrix
12 555 (24.84%) Microsoft Certification
13 548 (24.53%) Firewall
14 544 (24.35%) DNS
15 489 (21.89%) Windows Server 2012
16 449 (20.10%) TCP/IP
17 444 (19.87%) Exchange Server 2010
18 439 (19.65%) MCSE
19 429 (19.20%) MS Excel
20 424 (18.98%) Windows Server 2003
21 422 (18.89%) SQL
22 416 (18.62%) SQL Server
23 411 (18.40%) Hyper-V
24 405 (18.13%) ITIL
25 378 (16.92%) HP
26 334 (14.95%) IIS
26 334 (14.95%) vSphere
27 330 (14.77%) DHCP
28 326 (14.59%) Finance
29 325 (14.55%) PowerShell

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England 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
1 743 (33.26%) MS Exchange
2 444 (19.87%) Exchange Server 2010
3 334 (14.95%) IIS
4 263 (11.77%) SharePoint
5 206 (9.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 184 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2013
7 176 (7.88%) Apache
8 163 (7.30%) Lync
9 143 (6.40%) Exchange Server 2003
10 81 (3.63%) SharePoint Server
11 49 (2.19%) Tomcat
11 49 (2.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 25 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
13 20 (0.90%) WebLogic
14 19 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2000
14 19 (0.85%) Apache Solr
14 19 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
15 18 (0.81%) IBM Notes
16 17 (0.76%) Lotus Domino
16 17 (0.76%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 429 (19.20%) MS Excel
2 189 (8.46%) MS Office
3 43 (1.92%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
5 2 (0.090%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.090%) SunGard AvantGard
6 1 (0.045%) Movex
6 1 (0.045%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.045%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 125 (5.60%) Office 365
2 104 (4.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 62 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
4 49 (2.19%) SaaS
5 27 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
6 25 (1.12%) IaaS
7 17 (0.76%) PaaS
8 15 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
9 13 (0.58%) ElastiCache
9 13 (0.58%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 11 (0.49%) Google Apps
11 6 (0.27%) Amazon S3
12 3 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
13 2 (0.090%) Joyent
14 1 (0.045%) Route 53
14 1 (0.045%) Google App Engine
14 1 (0.045%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 647 (28.96%) SAN
2 548 (24.53%) Firewall
3 544 (24.35%) DNS
4 449 (20.10%) TCP/IP
5 330 (14.77%) DHCP
6 292 (13.07%) WAN
7 286 (12.80%) LAN
8 235 (10.52%) VPN
9 151 (6.76%) NAS
10 146 (6.54%) Internet
11 132 (5.91%) Cisco IOS
12 119 (5.33%) Network Security
13 102 (4.57%) VLAN
13 102 (4.57%) MPLS
14 92 (4.12%) Wireless
15 88 (3.94%) SMTP
16 86 (3.85%) VoIP
16 86 (3.85%) BGP
17 82 (3.67%) SSL
18 80 (3.58%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 416 (18.62%) SQL Server
2 115 (5.15%) MySQL
3 100 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
4 54 (2.42%) SQL Server 2005
5 35 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 19 (0.85%) NoSQL
7 18 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (0.76%) Oracle Database
9 16 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
10 14 (0.63%) SQL Server 2000
11 13 (0.58%) Hadoop
11 13 (0.58%) Apache Hive
12 12 (0.54%) Relational Database
13 11 (0.49%) Redis
14 9 (0.40%) Big Data
15 8 (0.36%) RDBMS
16 7 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
17 6 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
18 3 (0.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 2 (0.090%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 24 (1.07%) Subversion
2 21 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (0.58%) JIRA
4 12 (0.54%) Jenkins
5 11 (0.49%) Git (software)
6 10 (0.45%) Maven
7 8 (0.36%) TeamCity
8 7 (0.31%) Hudson
9 6 (0.27%) Talend Open Studio
9 6 (0.27%) CruiseControl
10 5 (0.22%) NUnit
10 5 (0.22%) Visual Studio
10 5 (0.22%) MSTest
10 5 (0.22%) WebLOAD
10 5 (0.22%) WiX
10 5 (0.22%) MSBuild
10 5 (0.22%) NuGet
10 5 (0.22%) Ranorex
11 4 (0.18%) Ant
12 2 (0.090%) JUnit
General
1 326 (14.59%) Finance
2 55 (2.46%) Banking
3 51 (2.28%) Telecoms
4 43 (1.92%) Law
5 39 (1.75%) Advertising
6 35 (1.57%) Back Office
7 28 (1.25%) Legal
8 23 (1.03%) Investment Banking
9 19 (0.85%) Financial Institution
10 18 (0.81%) Games
11 14 (0.63%) Marketing
12 13 (0.58%) Retail
13 12 (0.54%) Publishing
14 10 (0.45%) Manufacturing
15 6 (0.27%) Electronics
16 5 (0.22%) Aerospace
17 4 (0.18%) Automotive
17 4 (0.18%) Front Office
17 4 (0.18%) Local Government
18 3 (0.13%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (2.60%) LAMP
2 54 (2.42%) Web Services
3 34 (1.52%) .NET
4 18 (0.81%) HTML
5 16 (0.72%) COM
5 16 (0.72%) CSS
6 11 (0.49%) Memcached
7 9 (0.40%) XML
8 8 (0.36%) J2EE
9 6 (0.27%) ASP.NET
9 6 (0.27%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (0.27%) X-Windows
10 4 (0.18%) JSON
10 4 (0.18%) XML Schema
11 3 (0.13%) Middleware
11 3 (0.13%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.13%) MSMQ
11 3 (0.13%) Application Packaging
11 3 (0.13%) HTML5
12 2 (0.090%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 219 (9.80%) Clustering
2 91 (4.07%) Computer Science
3 84 (3.76%) Hedge funds
4 79 (3.54%) Blackberry
5 68 (3.04%) Replication
6 54 (2.42%) Management Information System
7 49 (2.19%) Thin Client
7 49 (2.19%) Fat Client
8 37 (1.66%) Enterprise Storage
8 37 (1.66%) Open Source
9 36 (1.61%) Firmware
10 35 (1.57%) EqualLogic
11 27 (1.21%) Client/Server
12 22 (0.98%) PKI
13 13 (0.58%) Derivative
14 12 (0.54%) Online Games
14 12 (0.54%) CMDB
15 11 (0.49%) Mathematics
15 11 (0.49%) CLARiiON
16 10 (0.45%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1713 (76.68%) Windows
2 822 (36.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 597 (26.72%) Linux
4 489 (21.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 424 (18.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 259 (11.59%) UNIX
7 205 (9.18%) Windows 7
8 173 (7.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 132 (5.91%) Windows XP
10 96 (4.30%) Windows 8
11 59 (2.64%) Solaris
11 59 (2.64%) Windows Vista
12 56 (2.51%) CentOS
13 27 (1.21%) AIX
14 23 (1.03%) Debian
15 22 (0.98%) Ubuntu
16 21 (0.94%) Windows 2000
17 20 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
18 12 (0.54%) HPUX
19 11 (0.49%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 405 (18.13%) ITIL
2 147 (6.58%) Disaster Recovery
3 131 (5.86%) E-Commerce
4 127 (5.68%) Load Balancing
5 117 (5.24%) Change Management
6 89 (3.98%) Migration
7 83 (3.72%) Problem Management
8 76 (3.40%) Configuration Management
9 74 (3.31%) Project Management
10 70 (3.13%) DevOps
11 64 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
12 60 (2.69%) Kalman Filter
13 59 (2.64%) Change Control
14 56 (2.51%) Network Monitoring
15 53 (2.37%) Business Continuity
16 43 (1.92%) Service Management
17 41 (1.84%) PRINCE2
18 35 (1.57%) Service Delivery
18 35 (1.57%) Security Management
18 35 (1.57%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 422 (18.89%) SQL
2 325 (14.55%) PowerShell
3 161 (7.21%) Perl
4 151 (6.76%) Bash Shell
5 121 (5.42%) Java
6 83 (3.72%) Python
7 65 (2.91%) PHP
8 55 (2.46%) VBScript
9 48 (2.15%) Shell Script
10 38 (1.70%) VB
11 19 (0.85%) JavaScript
12 18 (0.81%) Ruby
13 12 (0.54%) C
14 7 (0.31%) C#
14 7 (0.31%) T-SQL
14 7 (0.31%) LotusScript
15 6 (0.27%) Groovy
16 5 (0.22%) VB.NET
17 4 (0.18%) VB6
18 3 (0.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 555 (24.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 439 (19.65%) MCSE
3 324 (14.50%) Cisco Certification
4 280 (12.53%) CCNA
5 234 (10.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 231 (10.34%) MCSA
7 205 (9.18%) MCITP
8 194 (8.68%) Degree
9 153 (6.85%) MCP
10 149 (6.67%) CCNP
11 127 (5.68%) Security Cleared
12 94 (4.21%) SC Cleared
13 77 (3.45%) MCTS
14 64 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
15 59 (2.64%) CCA
16 37 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
17 32 (1.43%) VCP5
18 29 (1.30%) VCAP
19 28 (1.25%) DV Cleared
20 18 (0.81%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (5.60%) PCI DSS
2 108 (4.83%) SLA
3 30 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.27%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.27%) COBIT
6 5 (0.22%) QA
7 2 (0.090%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.090%) BS7799
System Software
1 1116 (49.96%) Active Directory
2 921 (41.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 411 (18.40%) Hyper-V
4 334 (14.95%) vSphere
5 217 (9.71%) XenApp
6 151 (6.76%) VMware ESXi
7 140 (6.27%) VMware ESX
8 99 (4.43%) XenDesktop
9 76 (3.40%) XenServer
10 56 (2.51%) Terminal Services
11 50 (2.24%) ISA Server
12 46 (2.06%) vCloud
13 36 (1.61%) VMware Server
14 30 (1.34%) Forefront TMG
15 29 (1.30%) UAG
16 26 (1.16%) KVM
17 23 (1.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 19 (0.85%) NFS
19 12 (0.54%) VMware Workstation
19 12 (0.54%) Squid
Systems Management
1 240 (10.74%) SCCM
2 162 (7.25%) SCOM
3 109 (4.88%) Backup Exec
4 63 (2.82%) Puppet
5 62 (2.78%) NetBackup
6 54 (2.42%) WSUS
7 48 (2.15%) Nagios
8 45 (2.01%) Norton AntiVirus
9 42 (1.88%) SCDPM
10 41 (1.84%) SCVMM
11 33 (1.48%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 33 (1.48%) HP SIM
12 24 (1.07%) McAfee ePO
13 22 (0.98%) ARCserve
14 21 (0.94%) Cisco UCCX
15 17 (0.76%) EMC NetWorker
15 17 (0.76%) SolarWinds Orion
16 14 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
16 14 (0.63%) SCOrch
17 13 (0.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1444 (64.64%) VMware
2 1095 (49.02%) Microsoft
3 731 (32.72%) Cisco
4 592 (26.50%) Citrix
5 378 (16.92%) HP
6 242 (10.83%) NetApp
7 189 (8.46%) Red Hat
8 134 (6.00%) EMC
9 123 (5.51%) Symantec
10 114 (5.10%) Dell
11 112 (5.01%) Oracle
12 102 (4.57%) Juniper
13 67 (3.00%) McAfee
14 66 (2.95%) CheckPoint
14 66 (2.95%) SolarWinds
15 63 (2.82%) IBM
16 62 (2.78%) Veeam
17 58 (2.60%) CommVault
18 55 (2.46%) F5
19 53 (2.37%) Apple
Manchester, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: £45k - 50k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £32000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Brampton Recruitment
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Net Talent
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 55,000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Volt
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £34907 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 23 hours ago
West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Square One Resources
Posted: Yesterday
Blackburn, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chester, Cheshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + package
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Integrated Talent Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30k to £40k basic + benefits
Posted: Yesterday