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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 260 268 323
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +55
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 1161 1124 824
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.14% 1.06% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.12% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1056 972 755
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
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
95990 100567 93038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.21% 94.46% 94.23%
Number of salaries quoted 80962 82147 77980
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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 +12 396 £47,000 +4.44% 45
South East +34 330 £42,500 +6.25% 36
Yorkshire +4 121 £35,000 - 20
South West +11 88 £35,000 -6.66% 26
North West -23 74 £37,500 +15.38% 15
West Midlands +14 66 £35,000 - 3
East of England -49 66 £42,500 +13.33% 4
East Midlands -9 24 £45,000 +20.00% 3
North East -3 2 £32,000 +33.33% 1
Infrastructure Engineer
UK

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 1893 (75.78%) Windows
2 1678 (67.17%) VMware
3 1408 (56.37%) Active Directory
4 1265 (50.64%) Microsoft
5 1053 (42.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 954 (38.19%) MS Exchange
7 875 (35.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 847 (33.91%) Cisco
9 767 (30.70%) SAN
9 767 (30.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 655 (26.22%) Firewall
11 652 (26.10%) Citrix
12 604 (24.18%) ITIL
13 595 (23.82%) DNS
14 564 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2010
15 554 (22.18%) Linux
16 511 (20.46%) SQL Server
17 509 (20.38%) MS Excel
18 474 (18.98%) Hyper-V
19 465 (18.61%) SQL
20 457 (18.29%) Microsoft Certification
21 456 (18.25%) HP
22 440 (17.61%) Windows Server 2003
23 432 (17.29%) DHCP
24 425 (17.01%) LAN
25 412 (16.49%) WAN
26 372 (14.89%) vSphere
27 370 (14.81%) TCP/IP
28 355 (14.21%) Data Centre
29 352 (14.09%) SCCM

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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
1 954 (38.19%) MS Exchange
2 564 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 252 (10.09%) SharePoint
4 237 (9.49%) Lync
5 234 (9.37%) Exchange Server 2013
6 224 (8.97%) IIS
7 195 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2007
8 100 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 97 (3.88%) Apache
10 76 (3.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 47 (1.88%) nginx
12 43 (1.72%) Tomcat
13 32 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
14 25 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
15 22 (0.88%) CMS
16 19 (0.76%) Office Communications Server
17 18 (0.72%) JBoss
18 17 (0.68%) Drupal
19 16 (0.64%) WebSphere
19 16 (0.64%) WebLogic
Applications
1 509 (20.38%) MS Excel
2 171 (6.85%) MS Office
3 8 (0.32%) MS Project
4 7 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.24%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.12%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.040%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
2 10 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.20%) Agresso
5 2 (0.080%) Adaptiv
6 1 (0.040%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.040%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 198 (7.93%) Office 365
2 111 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 95 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
4 60 (2.40%) SaaS
5 31 (1.24%) IaaS
6 28 (1.12%) PaaS
7 26 (1.04%) Mimecast
8 16 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.36%) Symantec.cloud
10 8 (0.32%) AWS CloudTrail
10 8 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (0.24%) Google Apps
11 6 (0.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 5 (0.20%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
14 3 (0.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 3 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
15 2 (0.080%) Amazon ELB
16 1 (0.040%) Google Drive
16 1 (0.040%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 767 (30.70%) SAN
2 655 (26.22%) Firewall
3 595 (23.82%) DNS
4 432 (17.29%) DHCP
5 425 (17.01%) LAN
6 412 (16.49%) WAN
7 370 (14.81%) TCP/IP
8 319 (12.77%) VPN
9 185 (7.41%) NAS
10 171 (6.85%) VoIP
11 127 (5.08%) Network Security
12 122 (4.88%) VLAN
13 103 (4.12%) Wireless
14 99 (3.96%) Internet
15 82 (3.28%) NetScaler
16 79 (3.16%) SSL
17 67 (2.68%) iSCSI
18 60 (2.40%) Cisco ASA
19 50 (2.00%) MPLS
20 44 (1.76%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 511 (20.46%) SQL Server
2 145 (5.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 79 (3.16%) MySQL
4 58 (2.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 48 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
6 30 (1.20%) SQL Server 2000
7 23 (0.92%) Relational Database
8 21 (0.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 20 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
10 19 (0.76%) Oracle Database
11 18 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 14 (0.56%) Redis
13 11 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
13 11 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
14 9 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
14 9 (0.36%) Hadoop
14 9 (0.36%) NoSQL
15 8 (0.32%) RDBMS
16 7 (0.28%) Big Data
16 7 (0.28%) Informix
Development Applications
1 27 (1.08%) Git (software)
2 23 (0.92%) Subversion
3 21 (0.84%) Jenkins
4 14 (0.56%) Hudson
4 14 (0.56%) MSI
5 13 (0.52%) Maven
5 13 (0.52%) JIRA
6 11 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (0.32%) TeamCity
7 8 (0.32%) Ant
8 7 (0.28%) InstallShield
9 6 (0.24%) CruiseControl
10 5 (0.20%) HP UFT
11 4 (0.16%) Visual Studio
11 4 (0.16%) Rational DOORS
12 3 (0.12%) Juju
12 3 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.12%) WebLOAD
13 2 (0.080%) JUnit
14 1 (0.040%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 325 (13.01%) Finance
2 99 (3.96%) Telecoms
3 65 (2.60%) Back Office
4 61 (2.44%) Retail
5 55 (2.20%) Law
6 51 (2.04%) Banking
6 51 (2.04%) Financial Institution
7 48 (1.92%) Advertising
8 42 (1.68%) Legal
9 25 (1.00%) Manufacturing
10 17 (0.68%) Publishing
11 16 (0.64%) Marketing
12 15 (0.60%) Games
13 11 (0.44%) Investment Banking
14 10 (0.40%) Electronics
15 8 (0.32%) Front Office
16 7 (0.28%) Online Betting
17 5 (0.20%) Local Government
17 5 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
18 3 (0.12%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (2.20%) Web Services
2 44 (1.76%) .NET
3 33 (1.32%) Application Packaging
4 24 (0.96%) HTML
5 16 (0.64%) LAMP
5 16 (0.64%) XML
5 16 (0.64%) REST
6 12 (0.48%) Middleware
7 11 (0.44%) RabbitMQ
8 10 (0.40%) WAP
9 9 (0.36%) ActiveMQ
10 8 (0.32%) Java EE
10 8 (0.32%) MSMQ
11 6 (0.24%) COM
11 6 (0.24%) COM+
12 5 (0.20%) LINQ
13 4 (0.16%) Silverlight
13 4 (0.16%) CSS
13 4 (0.16%) XMPP
14 3 (0.12%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 355 (14.21%) Data Centre
2 205 (8.21%) Clustering
3 86 (3.44%) Replication
3 86 (3.44%) Analytical Skills
4 79 (3.16%) Blackberry
5 46 (1.84%) Management Information System
6 44 (1.76%) EMC VNX
7 36 (1.44%) EqualLogic
7 36 (1.44%) Computer Science
8 25 (1.00%) Thin Client
8 25 (1.00%) HP Storage
8 25 (1.00%) Fat Client
9 24 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
9 24 (0.96%) Enterprise Storage
10 22 (0.88%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 21 (0.84%) Hedge funds
12 20 (0.80%) Client/Server
13 17 (0.68%) Derivative
13 17 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
14 14 (0.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1893 (75.78%) Windows
2 875 (35.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 767 (30.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 554 (22.18%) Linux
5 440 (17.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 196 (7.85%) Windows 7
7 153 (6.12%) UNIX
8 117 (4.68%) Windows 8
9 109 (4.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 104 (4.16%) Windows XP
11 73 (2.92%) CentOS
12 60 (2.40%) Debian
13 44 (1.76%) Solaris
14 36 (1.44%) Windows 2000
15 27 (1.08%) Mac OS X
16 26 (1.04%) Ubuntu
17 22 (0.88%) AIX
18 17 (0.68%) Data ONTAP
19 16 (0.64%) Oracle Linux
20 15 (0.60%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 604 (24.18%) ITIL
2 163 (6.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 125 (5.00%) Change Management
4 117 (4.68%) Project Management
5 112 (4.48%) Load Balancing
6 91 (3.64%) Capacity Planning
6 91 (3.64%) Configuration Management
7 78 (3.12%) Service Delivery
8 76 (3.04%) Change Control
9 73 (2.92%) Performance Tuning
10 71 (2.84%) Mentoring
11 69 (2.76%) Agile Software Development
12 68 (2.72%) Server Building
13 63 (2.52%) E-Commerce
14 62 (2.48%) Migration
15 57 (2.28%) Incident Management
15 57 (2.28%) Root Cause Analysis
16 55 (2.20%) PRINCE2
17 53 (2.12%) DevOps
18 49 (1.96%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 465 (18.61%) SQL
2 255 (10.21%) PowerShell
3 77 (3.08%) Bash Shell
4 69 (2.76%) Perl
5 68 (2.72%) Python
6 66 (2.64%) Java
7 64 (2.56%) PHP
8 47 (1.88%) Shell Script
9 41 (1.64%) VBScript
9 41 (1.64%) Ruby
10 29 (1.16%) T-SQL
11 26 (1.04%) VB
12 23 (0.92%) C
13 8 (0.32%) JavaScript
14 6 (0.24%) C#
15 5 (0.20%) Groovy
16 4 (0.16%) R
17 3 (0.12%) VBA
17 3 (0.12%) Korn
18 2 (0.080%) AWK
Qualifications
1 457 (18.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 348 (13.93%) MCSE
2 348 (13.93%) Cisco Certification
3 293 (11.73%) CCNA
4 247 (9.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 170 (6.81%) Degree
6 166 (6.65%) MCSA
7 163 (6.53%) MCITP
8 151 (6.04%) Security Cleared
9 133 (5.32%) CCNP
10 103 (4.12%) MCP
11 63 (2.52%) SC Cleared
12 53 (2.12%) MCTS
13 52 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
14 49 (1.96%) Citrix Certification
15 38 (1.52%) CCA
16 36 (1.44%) DV Cleared
17 24 (0.96%) CCIE
18 20 (0.80%) CISSP
18 20 (0.80%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 148 (5.92%) SLA
2 52 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 34 (1.36%) PCI DSS
4 20 (0.80%) QA
5 12 (0.48%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.32%) JSP 440
7 5 (0.20%) HIPAA
8 4 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.12%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.080%) ISO 9000
10 2 (0.080%) BS7799
10 2 (0.080%) HL7
10 2 (0.080%) DICOM
11 1 (0.040%) COBIT
System Software
1 1408 (56.37%) Active Directory
2 1053 (42.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 474 (18.98%) Hyper-V
4 372 (14.89%) vSphere
5 256 (10.25%) XenApp
6 192 (7.69%) VMware ESX
7 121 (4.84%) VMware ESXi
8 100 (4.00%) XenDesktop
9 68 (2.72%) vCloud
10 67 (2.68%) XenServer
11 62 (2.48%) Microsoft App-V
12 43 (1.72%) Terminal Services
13 25 (1.00%) VMware Server
14 23 (0.92%) Xen
15 19 (0.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 19 (0.76%) Forefront TMG
15 19 (0.76%) UAG
15 19 (0.76%) Varnish
16 18 (0.72%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 18 (0.72%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 352 (14.09%) SCCM
2 214 (8.57%) SCOM
3 87 (3.48%) Puppet
4 81 (3.24%) Backup Exec
5 66 (2.64%) NetBackup
6 65 (2.60%) WSUS
7 57 (2.28%) Opscode Chef
8 45 (1.80%) Nagios
9 39 (1.56%) HP Data Protector
10 38 (1.52%) Norton AntiVirus
11 22 (0.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 22 (0.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 20 (0.80%) SCVMM
13 19 (0.76%) EMC NetWorker
13 19 (0.76%) AirWatch
14 18 (0.72%) Salt
14 18 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
14 18 (0.72%) HP SIM
15 17 (0.68%) Opsview
16 14 (0.56%) vMotion
Vendors
1 1678 (67.17%) VMware
2 1265 (50.64%) Microsoft
3 847 (33.91%) Cisco
4 652 (26.10%) Citrix
5 456 (18.25%) HP
6 265 (10.61%) NetApp
7 150 (6.00%) Red Hat
8 145 (5.80%) Dell
9 136 (5.44%) EMC
10 130 (5.20%) Symantec
11 109 (4.36%) Juniper
12 100 (4.00%) CheckPoint
13 84 (3.36%) Oracle
14 77 (3.08%) Veeam
15 55 (2.20%) SolarWinds
16 52 (2.08%) F5
17 46 (1.84%) 3PAR
18 45 (1.80%) Sophos
19 43 (1.72%) Dell Compellent
20 40 (1.60%) IBM
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
South West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £25000 Per Annum Up to £25,000
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + bonus, pension, health care etc
Posted: 6 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits & training
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leicestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits and 36 days holiday
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Venn Group
Salary: £28000 - £30000 Per Annum Private Medical Care, Pension Scheme, Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Durlston Partners
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent Benefits and Yearly Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + + package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £33500 - £36000 per annum + bonus + medical + 28 days hol
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday