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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 52 95 70
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -25
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 51 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.93% 1.20% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.08% 1.26% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 51 16 13
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,500 £45,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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
1249 1349 939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.22% 95.47% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1032 1084 827
Average salary £40,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.95% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 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
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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
Brentwood +10 25 £50,000 +8.69%
Loughton - 4 £31,500 -
Chelmsford 0 2 £25,000 -27.00%
Colchester -5 1 £45,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
East of England

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 55 (74.32%) VMware
2 51 (68.92%) Windows
3 49 (66.22%) Active Directory
4 43 (58.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 38 (51.35%) Microsoft
6 33 (44.59%) SAN
7 27 (36.49%) MS Exchange
8 26 (35.14%) Citrix
9 25 (33.78%) ITIL
10 21 (28.38%) DNS
11 20 (27.03%) Cisco
11 20 (27.03%) HP
12 19 (25.68%) Firewall
13 18 (24.32%) Change Management
14 17 (22.97%) Finance
14 17 (22.97%) Windows Server 2008
14 17 (22.97%) Windows Server 2003
15 16 (21.62%) Linux
16 14 (18.92%) SQL Server
16 14 (18.92%) MS Excel
16 14 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2010
17 12 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
17 12 (16.22%) LAN
17 12 (16.22%) Problem Management
18 11 (14.86%) SQL
18 11 (14.86%) vSphere
19 10 (13.51%) ITIL Certification
19 10 (13.51%) Brocade
20 9 (12.16%) Exchange Server 2007
21 8 (10.81%) Analytical Skills

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 27 (36.49%) MS Exchange
2 14 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (12.16%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (8.11%) Lync
5 5 (6.76%) IIS
6 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.35%) JBoss
8 1 (1.35%) Apache
8 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.35%) GlassFish
Applications
1 14 (18.92%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.46%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (9.46%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.70%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 33 (44.59%) SAN
2 21 (28.38%) DNS
3 19 (25.68%) Firewall
4 12 (16.22%) LAN
5 8 (10.81%) WAN
5 8 (10.81%) DHCP
6 6 (8.11%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (6.76%) Wireless
7 5 (6.76%) TCP/IP
8 4 (5.41%) SSL
8 4 (5.41%) Network Security
8 4 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (5.41%) NAS
9 3 (4.05%) LDAP
9 3 (4.05%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (4.05%) iSCSI
10 2 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (2.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.46%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (9.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 17 (22.97%) Finance
2 6 (8.11%) Banking
3 4 (5.41%) Legal
4 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.35%) Back Office
5 1 (1.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.35%) COM+
1 1 (1.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (9.46%) Clustering
3 5 (6.76%) Blackberry
4 4 (5.41%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.35%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 51 (68.92%) Windows
2 17 (22.97%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (22.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (21.62%) Linux
4 12 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (6.76%) Windows 8
5 5 (6.76%) Debian
6 3 (4.05%) Windows XP
7 2 (2.70%) UNIX
7 2 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.35%) CentOS
8 1 (1.35%) Fedora
8 1 (1.35%) AIX
8 1 (1.35%) HPUX
8 1 (1.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.78%) ITIL
2 18 (24.32%) Change Management
3 12 (16.22%) Problem Management
4 8 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (9.46%) Service Delivery
6 6 (8.11%) DevOps
7 5 (6.76%) Capacity Management
7 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2
8 4 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.41%) Change Control
9 3 (4.05%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (4.05%) Software Deployment
9 3 (4.05%) Load Balancing
9 3 (4.05%) Network Design
10 2 (2.70%) Project Management
10 2 (2.70%) Data Protection
10 2 (2.70%) Data Privacy
10 2 (2.70%) Mentoring
11 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Architecture
11 1 (1.35%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 11 (14.86%) SQL
2 6 (8.11%) Python
2 6 (8.11%) Korn
2 6 (8.11%) Bash Shell
2 6 (8.11%) JavaScript
2 6 (8.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (13.51%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (5.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 4 (5.41%) MCSE
4 4 (5.41%) CCNA
5 1 (1.35%) RHCE
5 1 (1.35%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (66.22%) Active Directory
2 43 (58.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (14.86%) vSphere
4 6 (8.11%) XenDesktop
4 6 (8.11%) XenApp
4 6 (8.11%) VMware ESX
5 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (6.76%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.05%) Terminal Services
6 3 (4.05%) XenServer
7 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (5.41%) Backup Exec
2 3 (4.05%) SCCM
Vendors
1 55 (74.32%) VMware
2 38 (51.35%) Microsoft
3 26 (35.14%) Citrix
4 20 (27.03%) HP
4 20 (27.03%) Cisco
5 10 (13.51%) Brocade
6 8 (10.81%) NetApp
7 7 (9.46%) 3PAR
8 5 (6.76%) Veeam
9 4 (5.41%) F5
9 4 (5.41%) Symantec
10 3 (4.05%) CheckPoint
10 3 (4.05%) Barracuda Networks
10 3 (4.05%) SolarWinds
10 3 (4.05%) Websense
11 2 (2.70%) Google
11 2 (2.70%) CommVault
12 1 (1.35%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.35%) IBM
12 1 (1.35%) webMethods
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