The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 43 34 33
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 11 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 3.38% 1.52% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.55% 1.57% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 3
Average salary £50,000 £36,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £34,300 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,750 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.63%
Infrastructure Engineer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Farnborough 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
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
310 254 160
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 95.38% 96.58% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 265 204 155
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,250 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,750 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Farnborough

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 29 (87.88%) VMware
2 26 (78.79%) Windows
3 24 (72.73%) Linux
4 17 (51.52%) Active Directory
5 16 (48.48%) MCSE
5 16 (48.48%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (45.45%) ITIL
6 15 (45.45%) vSphere
7 14 (42.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 13 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
10 11 (33.33%) VPN
10 11 (33.33%) EMC
11 10 (30.30%) SAN
12 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
12 9 (27.27%) MCSA
12 9 (27.27%) MCP
13 8 (24.24%) Cisco
13 8 (24.24%) vCloud
13 8 (24.24%) EMC VNX
14 7 (21.21%) VMware ESXi
14 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2010
14 7 (21.21%) Blackberry
14 7 (21.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 7 (21.21%) VLAN
14 7 (21.21%) Business Continuity
14 7 (21.21%) DHCP
14 7 (21.21%) DNS
14 7 (21.21%) WAN
14 7 (21.21%) MS Exchange

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 7 (21.21%) MS Exchange
1 7 (21.21%) SAS
1 7 (21.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (12.12%) MQSeries
3 3 (9.09%) IIS
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (9.09%) SaaS
1 3 (9.09%) PaaS
1 3 (9.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (33.33%) VPN
2 10 (30.30%) SAN
3 7 (21.21%) VLAN
3 7 (21.21%) DNS
3 7 (21.21%) DHCP
3 7 (21.21%) LAN
3 7 (21.21%) WAN
4 4 (12.12%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (12.12%) Internet
4 4 (12.12%) Firewall
4 4 (12.12%) IPsec
5 3 (9.09%) IP Telephony
5 3 (9.09%) Network Security
5 3 (9.09%) NAS
5 3 (9.09%) SMTP
5 3 (9.09%) VoIP
5 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
5 3 (9.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server 2000
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (9.09%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) EMC VNX
2 7 (21.21%) Blackberry
3 4 (12.12%) Replication
3 4 (12.12%) Clustering
3 4 (12.12%) iPhone
3 4 (12.12%) iPad
3 4 (12.12%) Data Centre
4 2 (6.06%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (78.79%) Windows
2 24 (72.73%) Linux
3 5 (15.15%) CentOS
3 5 (15.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.06%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) ITIL
2 7 (21.21%) Business Continuity
3 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
3 4 (12.12%) Capacity Management
4 3 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 3 (9.09%) Data Protection
4 3 (9.09%) Product Management
4 3 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (9.09%) BCP
4 3 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 3 (9.09%) Information Security
4 3 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 3 (9.09%) Release Management
4 3 (9.09%) Load Testing
5 1 (3.03%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
2 4 (12.12%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) MCSE
1 16 (48.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (42.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (27.27%) MCSA
3 9 (27.27%) MCP
4 6 (18.18%) CCNA
4 6 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (12.12%) SC Cleared
5 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
6 2 (6.06%) Degree
7 1 (3.03%) RHCA
7 1 (3.03%) CCNP
7 1 (3.03%) VCDX
7 1 (3.03%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) PCI DSS
2 3 (9.09%) ISO 9001
2 3 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (51.52%) Active Directory
2 15 (45.45%) vSphere
3 13 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (24.24%) vCloud
5 7 (21.21%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (15.15%) VMware ESX
7 3 (9.09%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (87.88%) VMware
2 11 (33.33%) EMC
3 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 8 (24.24%) Cisco
5 4 (12.12%) Oracle
6 3 (9.09%) CommVault
6 3 (9.09%) Cloudera
7 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.06%) Dell