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 April 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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 90 72 110
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +38
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 17 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.18% 1.24% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 1.28% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 7
Average salary £37,500 £37,250 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.67% -10.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £33,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £44,900 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Job Titles Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1371 939 1399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.47% 97.10% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1108 827 1115
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
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 April 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 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford - 4 £34,250 -
Brentwood -7 2 £46,000 +8.23%
Colchester -11 2 £45,000 +30.43%
Witham - 1 £30,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
East of England

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 17 (89.47%) VMware
2 16 (84.21%) Windows
3 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
4 12 (63.16%) Citrix
4 12 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (52.63%) MS Exchange
6 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (42.11%) SAN
7 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
7 8 (42.11%) Linux
7 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
7 8 (42.11%) vSphere
8 7 (36.84%) Cisco
9 6 (31.58%) ARCserve
9 6 (31.58%) Juniper
9 6 (31.58%) SharePoint
9 6 (31.58%) WatchGuard
9 6 (31.58%) Backup Exec
9 6 (31.58%) Firewall
9 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
9 6 (31.58%) NAS
9 6 (31.58%) Veeam
10 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
11 4 (21.05%) Terminal Server
11 4 (21.05%) Dell
11 4 (21.05%) EMC
11 4 (21.05%) IIS
11 4 (21.05%) SQL

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 10 (52.63%) MS Exchange
2 6 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (31.58%) SharePoint
3 4 (21.05%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) SAN
2 6 (31.58%) Firewall
2 6 (31.58%) NAS
3 2 (10.53%) Network Security
4 1 (5.26%) LAN
4 1 (5.26%) WAN
4 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Law
1 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (42.11%) Linux
4 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
5 1 (5.26%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (15.79%) Business Continuity
1 3 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (10.53%) BCP
2 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.26%) Information Security
3 1 (5.26%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (63.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 8 (42.11%) vSphere
3 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
4 4 (21.05%) Terminal Server
5 2 (10.53%) XenApp
5 2 (10.53%) VMware Server
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) ARCserve
1 6 (31.58%) Backup Exec
2 3 (15.79%) SCCM
3 2 (10.53%) SCOM
3 2 (10.53%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) VMware
2 13 (68.42%) Microsoft
3 12 (63.16%) Citrix
4 7 (36.84%) Cisco
5 6 (31.58%) WatchGuard
5 6 (31.58%) Veeam
5 6 (31.58%) Juniper
6 4 (21.05%) Dell
6 4 (21.05%) EMC
7 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
7 2 (10.53%) Symantec
8 1 (5.26%) HP