The table below looks at the statistics 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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 67 75 82
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 18 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.62% 1.46% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 1.52% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 4
Average salary £37,000 £54,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.48% +52.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £50,000 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £39,800 £61,250 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.24% +10.00%
Infrastructure Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1054 1056 950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.87% 96.09% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 833 844 823
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 September 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 September 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 -3 3 £35,000 -35.18% 1
Colchester - 3 £39,250 - 1
Basildon - 3 £34,000 -
Harwich - 2 £35,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
East of England

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 19 (61.29%) Windows
2 15 (48.39%) SAN
3 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
3 14 (45.16%) VMware
4 12 (38.71%) Linux
5 11 (35.48%) Cisco
6 10 (32.26%) LAN
6 10 (32.26%) Firewall
7 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
7 8 (25.81%) WAN
8 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
8 7 (22.58%) Citrix
9 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
9 6 (19.35%) Intranet
10 5 (16.13%) SQL
10 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (16.13%) Degree
10 5 (16.13%) SolarWinds
11 4 (12.90%) ITIL
11 4 (12.90%) CCNP
11 4 (12.90%) CCNA
11 4 (12.90%) Mitel
11 4 (12.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds Orion
11 4 (12.90%) Aruba
12 3 (9.68%) MS Office
12 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
12 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
12 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 8 (25.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.45%) IIS
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Office
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (48.39%) SAN
2 10 (32.26%) Firewall
2 10 (32.26%) LAN
3 8 (25.81%) WAN
4 6 (19.35%) Intranet
5 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
5 3 (9.68%) VLAN
5 3 (9.68%) DNS
6 2 (6.45%) VPN
6 2 (6.45%) DHCP
7 1 (3.23%) IP Telephony
7 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
7 1 (3.23%) NAS
7 1 (3.23%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.23%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 19 (61.29%) Windows
2 12 (38.71%) Linux
3 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
4 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.90%) ITIL
2 2 (6.45%) ERP
2 2 (6.45%) Project Management
2 2 (6.45%) Change Management
2 2 (6.45%) High Availability
2 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.23%) Workflow
3 1 (3.23%) Migration
3 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
2 4 (12.90%) CCNP
2 4 (12.90%) CCNA
2 4 (12.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (9.68%) VCP5
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.45%) MCSE
5 1 (3.23%) MCSA
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.68%) vCloud
3 2 (6.45%) Terminal Services
3 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.45%) vSphere
4 1 (3.23%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (6.45%) SCOM
3 1 (3.23%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
1 14 (45.16%) VMware
2 11 (35.48%) Cisco
3 7 (22.58%) Citrix
4 5 (16.13%) SolarWinds
5 4 (12.90%) Aruba
5 4 (12.90%) Mitel
6 3 (9.68%) NetApp
6 3 (9.68%) HP
7 2 (6.45%) EMC
7 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
7 2 (6.45%) Brocade
7 2 (6.45%) Polycom
7 2 (6.45%) IPFX
8 1 (3.23%) Google
8 1 (3.23%) Symantec
8 1 (3.23%) McAfee
8 1 (3.23%) Dell
Colchester, Essex
Hurren and Hope
Salary: Extremely competitive packages on offer.
Posted: 6 days ago
Chelmsford
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 12 days ago