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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 225 335 306
Rank change year-on-year
+110 -29
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 1310 763 894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.33% 0.79% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 0.83% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1162 647 796
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
93269 91455 99380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.83% 94.58% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 78278 74642 85969
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 January 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 January 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 +112 531 £45,000 - 72
South East +85 331 £40,000 -5.88% 52
Yorkshire -9 102 £35,000 -6.66% 5
East of England +31 98 £45,000 +28.57% 16
North West +47 96 £35,000 +13.82% 12
South West +25 71 £37,000 +32.14% 21
West Midlands +17 59 £32,500 - 7
East Midlands +11 32 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Infrastructure Engineer
UK

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 1966 (77.04%) Windows
2 1771 (69.40%) VMware
3 1407 (55.13%) Active Directory
4 1255 (49.18%) Microsoft
5 1142 (44.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 936 (36.68%) Windows Server 2008
7 902 (35.34%) MS Exchange
8 851 (33.35%) Cisco
9 797 (31.23%) SAN
10 748 (29.31%) Citrix
11 715 (28.02%) Firewall
12 695 (27.23%) Windows Server 2012
13 643 (25.20%) DNS
14 610 (23.90%) Linux
15 566 (22.18%) MS Excel
16 546 (21.39%) SQL Server
16 546 (21.39%) Hyper-V
17 509 (19.95%) Microsoft Certification
18 508 (19.91%) Exchange Server 2010
19 477 (18.69%) ITIL
20 474 (18.57%) Windows Server 2003
21 461 (18.06%) TCP/IP
22 442 (17.32%) vSphere
23 413 (16.18%) MCSE
24 410 (16.07%) SQL
24 410 (16.07%) DHCP
25 396 (15.52%) HP
26 393 (15.40%) WAN
27 383 (15.01%) LAN
28 357 (13.99%) Cisco Certification

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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
1 902 (35.34%) MS Exchange
2 508 (19.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 296 (11.60%) IIS
4 278 (10.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 267 (10.46%) SharePoint
6 215 (8.42%) Exchange Server 2013
7 145 (5.68%) Apache
8 142 (5.56%) Lync
9 134 (5.25%) Exchange Server 2003
10 67 (2.63%) Tomcat
11 65 (2.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 24 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
12 24 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
13 23 (0.90%) Apache Solr
13 23 (0.90%) JBoss
14 19 (0.74%) Office Communications Server
14 19 (0.74%) nginx
15 17 (0.67%) WebLogic
16 15 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
17 12 (0.47%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 566 (22.18%) MS Excel
2 196 (7.68%) MS Office
3 10 (0.39%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.31%) S-PLUS
5 6 (0.24%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.039%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 12 (0.47%) Dynamics GP
2 8 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.20%) Fredhopper
3 5 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.078%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.078%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.039%) JDE OneWorld
Cloud Services
1 136 (5.33%) Office 365
2 99 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 47 (1.84%) Cloud Computing
4 45 (1.76%) Amazon AWS
5 41 (1.61%) SaaS
6 16 (0.63%) IaaS
7 15 (0.59%) PaaS
8 5 (0.20%) Google Apps
9 4 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
10 2 (0.078%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.078%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.039%) Route 53
11 1 (0.039%) IBM SmartCloud
11 1 (0.039%) ElastiCache
11 1 (0.039%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 797 (31.23%) SAN
2 715 (28.02%) Firewall
3 643 (25.20%) DNS
4 461 (18.06%) TCP/IP
5 410 (16.07%) DHCP
6 393 (15.40%) WAN
7 383 (15.01%) LAN
8 286 (11.21%) VPN
9 213 (8.35%) NAS
10 148 (5.80%) VLAN
11 127 (4.98%) Internet
12 126 (4.94%) Wireless
13 123 (4.82%) iSCSI
14 117 (4.58%) Network Security
15 94 (3.68%) MPLS
16 91 (3.57%) SSL
17 80 (3.13%) VoIP
18 68 (2.66%) SMTP
19 67 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
20 64 (2.51%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 546 (21.39%) SQL Server
2 163 (6.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 93 (3.64%) MySQL
4 62 (2.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 56 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 50 (1.96%) SQL Server 2000
7 20 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 12 (0.47%) Oracle Database
9 8 (0.31%) Data Warehouse
10 7 (0.27%) RDBMS
10 7 (0.27%) Relational Database
11 6 (0.24%) Amazon RDS
12 5 (0.20%) NoSQL
12 5 (0.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (0.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 5 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.16%) DB2
13 4 (0.16%) Redis
14 3 (0.12%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 18 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (0.51%) Visual Studio
3 12 (0.47%) NUnit
3 12 (0.47%) MSTest
3 12 (0.47%) Git (software)
3 12 (0.47%) WiX
3 12 (0.47%) MSBuild
3 12 (0.47%) NuGet
3 12 (0.47%) Ranorex
4 7 (0.27%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (0.24%) Hudson
5 6 (0.24%) Jenkins
6 5 (0.20%) WebLOAD
6 5 (0.20%) MSI
7 4 (0.16%) Ant
7 4 (0.16%) JIRA
8 3 (0.12%) Subversion
8 3 (0.12%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.039%) Talend Open Studio
9 1 (0.039%) WinDbg
General
1 341 (13.36%) Finance
2 68 (2.66%) Telecoms
3 60 (2.35%) Advertising
4 54 (2.12%) Legal
5 50 (1.96%) Banking
6 42 (1.65%) Marketing
7 32 (1.25%) Law
8 31 (1.21%) Back Office
9 27 (1.06%) Retail
10 17 (0.67%) Publishing
11 15 (0.59%) Manufacturing
12 14 (0.55%) Investment Banking
13 13 (0.51%) Financial Institution
14 8 (0.31%) Games
15 5 (0.20%) Billing
16 4 (0.16%) Local Government
16 4 (0.16%) French Language
16 4 (0.16%) Spanish Language
17 3 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.12%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (1.96%) Web Services
2 47 (1.84%) .NET
3 36 (1.41%) LAMP
4 17 (0.67%) HTML
5 16 (0.63%) CSS
5 16 (0.63%) X-Windows
5 16 (0.63%) .NET Framework
6 12 (0.47%) COM
7 8 (0.31%) Application Packaging
8 6 (0.24%) XML
9 5 (0.20%) JDBC
10 4 (0.16%) Middleware
10 4 (0.16%) ASP.NET
10 4 (0.16%) Memcached
11 3 (0.12%) Play Framework
11 3 (0.12%) Software Packaging
11 3 (0.12%) Ruby on Rails
12 2 (0.078%) WSH
12 2 (0.078%) VCL
13 1 (0.039%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 267 (10.46%) Clustering
2 120 (4.70%) Blackberry
3 101 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
4 67 (2.63%) Management Information System
5 62 (2.43%) Hedge funds
6 59 (2.31%) Replication
7 51 (2.00%) Thin Client
7 51 (2.00%) Fat Client
8 45 (1.76%) Open Source
9 43 (1.68%) Computer Science
10 37 (1.45%) EqualLogic
11 36 (1.41%) PKI
12 29 (1.14%) Enterprise Storage
13 18 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
13 18 (0.71%) Client/Server
14 16 (0.63%) Derivative
15 14 (0.55%) iDTV
15 14 (0.55%) BBC
15 14 (0.55%) iPhone
16 12 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1966 (77.04%) Windows
2 936 (36.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 695 (27.23%) Windows Server 2012
4 610 (23.90%) Linux
5 474 (18.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 217 (8.50%) UNIX
7 202 (7.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 171 (6.70%) Windows 7
9 131 (5.13%) Windows 8
10 90 (3.53%) Windows XP
11 80 (3.13%) CentOS
12 72 (2.82%) Solaris
13 65 (2.55%) Windows Vista
14 45 (1.76%) Windows 2000
15 27 (1.06%) Debian
15 27 (1.06%) Windows 2000 Server
16 26 (1.02%) AIX
17 25 (0.98%) Mac OS X
18 14 (0.55%) Oracle Linux
19 13 (0.51%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 477 (18.69%) ITIL
2 245 (9.60%) Disaster Recovery
3 136 (5.33%) Project Management
4 129 (5.05%) Change Management
5 113 (4.43%) Load Balancing
6 103 (4.04%) E-Commerce
7 86 (3.37%) Migration
8 76 (2.98%) Problem Management
9 72 (2.82%) Business Continuity
10 71 (2.78%) Incident Management
11 70 (2.74%) Service Delivery
12 65 (2.55%) DevOps
13 63 (2.47%) Capacity Planning
14 59 (2.31%) Service Management
15 56 (2.19%) Capacity Management
16 53 (2.08%) PRINCE2
16 53 (2.08%) Agile Software Development
17 52 (2.04%) Configuration Management
17 52 (2.04%) Root Cause Analysis
18 49 (1.92%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 410 (16.07%) SQL
2 293 (11.48%) PowerShell
3 99 (3.88%) Perl
4 88 (3.45%) Bash Shell
5 55 (2.16%) Java
6 53 (2.08%) VBScript
7 52 (2.04%) Python
8 40 (1.57%) PHP
9 30 (1.18%) JavaScript
9 30 (1.18%) Shell Script
9 30 (1.18%) VB
10 25 (0.98%) Ruby
11 15 (0.59%) C#
12 14 (0.55%) T-SQL
13 9 (0.35%) C
14 3 (0.12%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.12%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.12%) VB6
14 3 (0.12%) Groovy
15 1 (0.039%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 509 (19.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 413 (16.18%) MCSE
3 357 (13.99%) Cisco Certification
4 269 (10.54%) CCNA
5 245 (9.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 216 (8.46%) MCITP
7 207 (8.11%) MCSA
8 165 (6.47%) CCNP
9 157 (6.15%) Security Cleared
10 136 (5.33%) MCP
11 135 (5.29%) Degree
12 129 (5.05%) SC Cleared
13 105 (4.11%) Citrix Certification
14 90 (3.53%) CCA
15 60 (2.35%) MCTS
16 41 (1.61%) VCP5
17 29 (1.14%) RHCSA
18 25 (0.98%) DV Cleared
18 25 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
18 25 (0.98%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 160 (6.27%) SLA
2 91 (3.57%) PCI DSS
3 30 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.39%) COBIT
5 6 (0.24%) QA
5 6 (0.24%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1407 (55.13%) Active Directory
2 1142 (44.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 546 (21.39%) Hyper-V
4 442 (17.32%) vSphere
5 352 (13.79%) XenApp
6 160 (6.27%) VMware ESX
7 145 (5.68%) XenDesktop
8 143 (5.60%) VMware ESXi
9 108 (4.23%) vCloud
10 81 (3.17%) XenServer
11 38 (1.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 37 (1.45%) Forefront TMG
13 35 (1.37%) Terminal Services
14 30 (1.18%) VMware Server
15 27 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
16 25 (0.98%) UAG
17 23 (0.90%) Firmware
18 17 (0.67%) ISA Server
19 16 (0.63%) NFS
20 15 (0.59%) Xen
Systems Management
1 294 (11.52%) SCCM
2 213 (8.35%) SCOM
3 121 (4.74%) Backup Exec
4 80 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
5 71 (2.78%) NetBackup
6 69 (2.70%) SCVMM
7 57 (2.23%) Puppet
8 43 (1.68%) SCDPM
9 40 (1.57%) WSUS
10 38 (1.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 31 (1.21%) Nagios
12 29 (1.14%) HP SIM
13 26 (1.02%) SCOrch
14 25 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
15 19 (0.74%) Cisco UCCX
16 17 (0.67%) Cacti
16 17 (0.67%) McAfee ePO
17 15 (0.59%) Red Hat Spacewalk
17 15 (0.59%) Opsview
17 15 (0.59%) OpenView
Vendors
1 1771 (69.40%) VMware
2 1255 (49.18%) Microsoft
3 851 (33.35%) Cisco
4 748 (29.31%) Citrix
5 396 (15.52%) HP
6 271 (10.62%) NetApp
7 217 (8.50%) Red Hat
8 191 (7.48%) Symantec
9 173 (6.78%) Dell
10 140 (5.49%) EMC
11 133 (5.21%) Juniper
12 121 (4.74%) Oracle
13 78 (3.06%) CheckPoint
14 75 (2.94%) Veeam
15 72 (2.82%) SolarWinds
16 66 (2.59%) CommVault
17 65 (2.55%) Sophos
18 60 (2.35%) IBM
19 57 (2.23%) Veritas
20 56 (2.19%) 3PAR
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
North London
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Competitive salary with flexible benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 Per Annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Esum
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36107 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Romford, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 16 hours ago
Lincoln, Lincolnshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Vertical IT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Harris Global
Salary: £30000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Newham Sixth Form College
Salary: From £33,430 to £35,828 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £21000.00 - £25000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday