The first table below looks at the demand for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 78 69 97
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +28
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 16 19 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.32% 1.73% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 1.80% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 3
Average salary £35,000 £54,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.18% +66.15%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,964 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.31% +5.61%
Job Titles Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1156 1058 1154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.46% 96.09% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 995 890 992
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Infrastructure Engineer
East of England

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Essex

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Essex

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Chelmsford +1 11 £35,000 -35.18%
Harwich - 2 £35,000 -
Basildon - 2 £28,500 -
Infrastructure Engineer
East of England

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 25 (75.76%) VMware
2 23 (69.70%) Microsoft
3 22 (66.67%) Windows
4 14 (42.42%) Citrix
4 14 (42.42%) Cisco
5 13 (39.39%) SAN
6 12 (36.36%) Active Directory
6 12 (36.36%) Linux
6 12 (36.36%) MS Exchange
7 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
8 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
8 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (24.24%) Firewall
9 8 (24.24%) SQL
9 8 (24.24%) vSphere
10 7 (21.21%) Hyper-V
10 7 (21.21%) SharePoint
11 6 (18.18%) ARCserve
11 6 (18.18%) Juniper
11 6 (18.18%) Backup Exec
11 6 (18.18%) NAS
11 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (18.18%) Veeam
11 6 (18.18%) WatchGuard
12 4 (12.12%) Terminal Server
12 4 (12.12%) Mitel
12 4 (12.12%) CCNP
12 4 (12.12%) CCNA

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 12 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.21%) SharePoint
3 6 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (12.12%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 13 (39.39%) SAN
2 8 (24.24%) Firewall
3 6 (18.18%) NAS
4 3 (9.09%) VLAN
4 3 (9.09%) LAN
4 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.06%) VPN
5 2 (6.06%) DNS
5 2 (6.06%) DHCP
6 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (9.09%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Law
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
3 1 (3.03%) Automotive
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 22 (66.67%) Windows
2 12 (36.36%) Linux
3 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (9.09%) Business Continuity
1 3 (9.09%) ITIL
2 2 (6.06%) BCP
2 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (3.03%) Information Security
3 1 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (3.03%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) CCNP
1 4 (12.12%) CCNA
1 4 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) VCP5
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.03%) MCSE
3 1 (3.03%) MCSA
System Software
1 12 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 11 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (24.24%) vSphere
4 7 (21.21%) Hyper-V
5 4 (12.12%) Terminal Server
6 3 (9.09%) vCloud
7 2 (6.06%) VMware Server
7 2 (6.06%) XenApp
8 1 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) ARCserve
1 6 (18.18%) Backup Exec
2 4 (12.12%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (9.09%) SCCM
4 2 (6.06%) SCOM
4 2 (6.06%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 25 (75.76%) VMware
2 23 (69.70%) Microsoft
3 14 (42.42%) Citrix
3 14 (42.42%) Cisco
4 6 (18.18%) WatchGuard
4 6 (18.18%) Veeam
4 6 (18.18%) Juniper
5 4 (12.12%) Dell
5 4 (12.12%) EMC
5 4 (12.12%) SolarWinds
5 4 (12.12%) Aruba
5 4 (12.12%) Mitel
6 3 (9.09%) HP
7 2 (6.06%) NetApp
7 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
7 2 (6.06%) Symantec
7 2 (6.06%) Brocade