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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 226 290 331
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +41
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 1320 1090 812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.31% 0.99% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 1.04% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1180 927 713
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +5.96%
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 £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +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
95301 104500 95835
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.63% 94.60% 94.65%
Number of salaries quoted 79153 86609 80539
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +83 512 £47,500 +5.55% 47
South East +69 302 £40,000 - 34
South West +13 115 £32,000 -9.85% 25
East of England -1 107 £37,500 -3.84% 7
Yorkshire +14 105 £35,000 +6.06% 14
North West +36 96 £37,500 +17.18% 18
West Midlands -6 55 £33,750 +3.84% 14
East Midlands -4 24 £32,500 -13.33% 2
North East - 8 £35,000 - 3
Infrastructure Engineer
UK

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 2120 (79.25%) Windows
2 1859 (69.50%) VMware
3 1541 (57.61%) Active Directory
4 1340 (50.09%) Microsoft
5 1180 (44.11%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1031 (38.54%) MS Exchange
7 965 (36.07%) Windows Server 2008
8 929 (34.73%) Cisco
9 881 (32.93%) SAN
10 821 (30.69%) Windows Server 2012
11 777 (29.05%) Firewall
12 725 (27.10%) Citrix
13 639 (23.89%) SQL Server
14 624 (23.33%) DNS
15 612 (22.88%) Linux
16 603 (22.54%) Exchange Server 2010
17 575 (21.50%) Hyper-V
18 553 (20.67%) MS Excel
19 523 (19.55%) ITIL
20 493 (18.43%) Windows Server 2003
21 486 (18.17%) Microsoft Certification
22 479 (17.91%) HP
23 477 (17.83%) LAN
24 460 (17.20%) SQL
25 453 (16.93%) WAN
26 452 (16.90%) DHCP
27 424 (15.85%) TCP/IP
28 412 (15.40%) vSphere
29 406 (15.18%) Data Centre
30 366 (13.68%) MCSE

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 1031 (38.54%) MS Exchange
2 603 (22.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 296 (11.07%) SharePoint
4 252 (9.42%) Exchange Server 2007
5 224 (8.37%) Lync
6 223 (8.34%) IIS
7 214 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 106 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2003
9 100 (3.74%) Apache
10 83 (3.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 57 (2.13%) Tomcat
12 42 (1.57%) nginx
13 35 (1.31%) JBoss
14 27 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
15 20 (0.75%) Office Communications Server
16 19 (0.71%) CMS
17 15 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
18 14 (0.52%) Commerce Server
19 13 (0.49%) WebSphere
20 12 (0.45%) Drupal
Applications
1 553 (20.67%) MS Excel
2 184 (6.88%) MS Office
3 9 (0.34%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.30%) S-PLUS
5 3 (0.11%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.075%) SPSS
6 2 (0.075%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 15 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (0.34%) Dynamics GP
3 5 (0.19%) ION MarketView
4 4 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.037%) JDE OneWorld
5 1 (0.037%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.037%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.037%) Oracle Utilities
Cloud Services
1 171 (6.39%) Office 365
2 102 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 102 (3.81%) Amazon AWS
3 43 (1.61%) SaaS
4 33 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
5 17 (0.64%) IaaS
6 14 (0.52%) PaaS
7 12 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
7 12 (0.45%) Mimecast
8 7 (0.26%) Amazon S3
9 6 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
10 4 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 4 (0.15%) Google Apps
11 3 (0.11%) Symantec.cloud
11 3 (0.11%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (0.075%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.075%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 2 (0.075%) AWS CloudTrail
13 1 (0.037%) Google Drive
13 1 (0.037%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 881 (32.93%) SAN
2 777 (29.05%) Firewall
3 624 (23.33%) DNS
4 477 (17.83%) LAN
5 453 (16.93%) WAN
6 452 (16.90%) DHCP
7 424 (15.85%) TCP/IP
8 341 (12.75%) VPN
9 190 (7.10%) NAS
10 173 (6.47%) VLAN
11 144 (5.38%) Network Security
12 132 (4.93%) VoIP
13 114 (4.26%) SSL
14 110 (4.11%) Wireless
15 98 (3.66%) iSCSI
16 92 (3.44%) Internet
17 58 (2.17%) NetScaler
18 52 (1.94%) MPLS
19 46 (1.72%) IPsec
20 44 (1.64%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 639 (23.89%) SQL Server
2 175 (6.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 76 (2.84%) MySQL
4 64 (2.39%) SQL Server 2012
5 56 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
6 50 (1.87%) SQL Server 2000
7 29 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 24 (0.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 22 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
10 19 (0.71%) Oracle Database
11 9 (0.34%) Redis
11 9 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
12 8 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (0.30%) Oracle Database 10g
12 8 (0.30%) Relational Database
13 7 (0.26%) Data Warehouse
14 5 (0.19%) RDBMS
15 4 (0.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 4 (0.15%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (0.90%) Git (software)
2 14 (0.52%) Subversion
3 12 (0.45%) Jenkins
4 10 (0.37%) JIRA
4 10 (0.37%) Hudson
5 8 (0.30%) MSI
6 5 (0.19%) QuickTest Pro
7 4 (0.15%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.15%) InstallShield
7 4 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
8 3 (0.11%) Mercurial
8 3 (0.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.075%) JUnit
9 2 (0.075%) Artifactory
9 2 (0.075%) Juju
10 1 (0.037%) Ranorex
10 1 (0.037%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 1 (0.037%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.037%) NUnit
10 1 (0.037%) CruiseControl
General
1 335 (12.52%) Finance
2 88 (3.29%) Telecoms
3 76 (2.84%) Advertising
4 67 (2.50%) Legal
4 67 (2.50%) Banking
5 57 (2.13%) Back Office
6 41 (1.53%) Retail
7 34 (1.27%) Law
8 31 (1.16%) Marketing
8 31 (1.16%) Financial Institution
9 24 (0.90%) Manufacturing
10 15 (0.56%) Publishing
11 12 (0.45%) Investment Banking
12 9 (0.34%) Games
13 7 (0.26%) Front Office
14 5 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
14 5 (0.19%) Billing
15 4 (0.15%) Russian Language
16 3 (0.11%) Spanish Language
16 3 (0.11%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (2.36%) .NET
2 57 (2.13%) Web Services
3 23 (0.86%) Application Packaging
4 22 (0.82%) HTML
5 20 (0.75%) XML
6 13 (0.49%) .NET Framework
7 12 (0.45%) REST
8 11 (0.41%) Java EE
9 10 (0.37%) LAMP
10 6 (0.22%) COM+
11 5 (0.19%) CSS
11 5 (0.19%) X-Windows
11 5 (0.19%) TIBCO EMS
11 5 (0.19%) LINQ
12 4 (0.15%) WAP
12 4 (0.15%) JSP
13 3 (0.11%) ASP.NET
13 3 (0.11%) COM
13 3 (0.11%) Play Framework
13 3 (0.11%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 406 (15.18%) Data Centre
2 298 (11.14%) Clustering
3 112 (4.19%) Blackberry
4 87 (3.25%) Replication
5 68 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
6 62 (2.32%) Management Information System
7 45 (1.68%) EqualLogic
8 44 (1.64%) Thin Client
8 44 (1.64%) Fat Client
9 33 (1.23%) Hedge funds
10 31 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
11 29 (1.08%) Enterprise Storage
11 29 (1.08%) Client/Server
12 28 (1.05%) Computer Science
13 27 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
14 25 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
15 21 (0.79%) Derivative
16 19 (0.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
17 13 (0.49%) PKI
18 11 (0.41%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2120 (79.25%) Windows
2 965 (36.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 821 (30.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 612 (22.88%) Linux
5 493 (18.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 193 (7.21%) Windows 7
7 158 (5.91%) UNIX
8 157 (5.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 125 (4.67%) Windows 8
10 95 (3.55%) Windows XP
11 89 (3.33%) CentOS
12 54 (2.02%) Debian
13 53 (1.98%) Windows 2000
14 32 (1.20%) Windows Vista
15 25 (0.93%) Solaris
16 24 (0.90%) Mac OS X
16 24 (0.90%) Oracle Linux
17 21 (0.79%) Ubuntu
18 20 (0.75%) Windows 2000 Server
19 17 (0.64%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 523 (19.55%) ITIL
2 232 (8.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 145 (5.42%) Change Management
4 129 (4.82%) Load Balancing
5 127 (4.75%) Project Management
6 101 (3.78%) Capacity Planning
7 98 (3.66%) Service Delivery
8 87 (3.25%) Migration
9 85 (3.18%) Change Control
10 82 (3.07%) Configuration Management
11 80 (2.99%) Incident Management
12 79 (2.95%) Server Building
13 77 (2.88%) DevOps
14 71 (2.65%) Service Management
15 67 (2.50%) Agile Software Development
16 65 (2.43%) E-Commerce
17 60 (2.24%) Problem Management
17 60 (2.24%) Patch Management
18 58 (2.17%) Business Continuity
19 56 (2.09%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 460 (17.20%) SQL
2 237 (8.86%) PowerShell
3 84 (3.14%) Perl
4 81 (3.03%) Python
5 75 (2.80%) Bash Shell
6 52 (1.94%) PHP
7 47 (1.76%) Java
8 42 (1.57%) Shell Script
9 40 (1.50%) Ruby
10 36 (1.35%) VBScript
11 31 (1.16%) JavaScript
11 31 (1.16%) T-SQL
12 30 (1.12%) VB
13 14 (0.52%) C
14 7 (0.26%) C#
15 6 (0.22%) Korn
16 4 (0.15%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.11%) Groovy
17 3 (0.11%) R
17 3 (0.11%) VB6
Qualifications
1 486 (18.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 366 (13.68%) MCSE
3 345 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
4 279 (10.43%) CCNA
5 237 (8.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 191 (7.14%) MCSA
7 186 (6.95%) MCITP
8 176 (6.58%) Security Cleared
9 148 (5.53%) Degree
10 147 (5.50%) MCP
11 121 (4.52%) CCNP
12 116 (4.34%) SC Cleared
13 80 (2.99%) Citrix Certification
14 69 (2.58%) CCA
15 54 (2.02%) DV Cleared
16 51 (1.91%) MCTS
17 36 (1.35%) VCP5
18 33 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
19 25 (0.93%) RHCSA
20 23 (0.86%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 175 (6.54%) SLA
2 61 (2.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 49 (1.83%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.49%) ISO 9001
5 12 (0.45%) QA
6 8 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.19%) HIPAA
8 4 (0.15%) JSP 440
9 3 (0.11%) ISO 14001
10 1 (0.037%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.037%) BS7799
System Software
1 1541 (57.61%) Active Directory
2 1180 (44.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 575 (21.50%) Hyper-V
4 412 (15.40%) vSphere
5 274 (10.24%) XenApp
6 210 (7.85%) VMware ESX
7 124 (4.64%) VMware ESXi
8 123 (4.60%) XenDesktop
9 94 (3.51%) vCloud
10 87 (3.25%) XenServer
11 56 (2.09%) Microsoft App-V
12 46 (1.72%) Terminal Services
13 35 (1.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 34 (1.27%) VMware Server
15 25 (0.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 23 (0.86%) Xen
17 19 (0.71%) Forefront TMG
18 15 (0.56%) Varnish
18 15 (0.56%) DFS Replication
19 13 (0.49%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 333 (12.45%) SCCM
2 196 (7.33%) SCOM
3 105 (3.93%) Backup Exec
4 85 (3.18%) Puppet
5 65 (2.43%) Norton AntiVirus
6 61 (2.28%) NetBackup
7 55 (2.06%) WSUS
8 47 (1.76%) Nagios
9 43 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
10 42 (1.57%) SCVMM
11 26 (0.97%) SCDPM
12 22 (0.82%) SCOrch
13 21 (0.79%) SCSM
14 19 (0.71%) Opsview
14 19 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
14 19 (0.71%) ARCserve
15 15 (0.56%) HP Data Protector
15 15 (0.56%) EMC NetWorker
16 14 (0.52%) AirWatch
17 13 (0.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1859 (69.50%) VMware
2 1340 (50.09%) Microsoft
3 929 (34.73%) Cisco
4 725 (27.10%) Citrix
5 479 (17.91%) HP
6 274 (10.24%) NetApp
7 191 (7.14%) Dell
8 179 (6.69%) Symantec
9 176 (6.58%) Red Hat
10 131 (4.90%) Juniper
10 131 (4.90%) EMC
11 106 (3.96%) Oracle
12 76 (2.84%) CheckPoint
13 66 (2.47%) Veeam
14 59 (2.21%) Sophos
15 55 (2.06%) Veritas
15 55 (2.06%) 3PAR
16 54 (2.02%) SolarWinds
17 49 (1.83%) Brocade
18 45 (1.68%) F5
Woking, Surrey
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £48000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 51 minutes ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 51 minutes ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £65k + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Posted: 4 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 hours ago
Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus, pension and benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 hours ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Premier IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits & Excellent Training
Posted: 8 hours ago
Trowbridge, Wiltshire
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Negotiable + bonus + on call + certifications
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £36000 - £46000 per annum + 36 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: 9 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + 36 days holiday, pension and more
Posted: 9 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36107 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago