The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow 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 93 99 93
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 13 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.01% 0.94% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.07% 0.97% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 3
Average salary £32,000 £38,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +16.92%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.63%
Infrastructure Engineer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1212 1335 1064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 93.81% 96.39% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 775 805 727
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,600 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Glasgow

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 (73.91%) Windows
2 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
3 15 (65.22%) VMware
4 13 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (56.52%) MS Excel
5 12 (52.17%) SQL
5 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
5 12 (52.17%) Hyper-V
6 11 (47.83%) ITIL
7 9 (39.13%) SLA
7 9 (39.13%) SharePoint
7 9 (39.13%) Load Balancing
7 9 (39.13%) Firewall
7 9 (39.13%) Change Control
8 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
9 6 (26.09%) Linux
9 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
10 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
10 5 (21.74%) SAN
11 4 (17.39%) Citrix
11 4 (17.39%) DHCP
11 4 (17.39%) DNS
11 4 (17.39%) SCCM
11 4 (17.39%) SCOM
11 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
11 4 (17.39%) Finance
12 3 (13.04%) VMware ESX
12 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
12 3 (13.04%) Open Source
12 3 (13.04%) XenApp

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 9 (39.13%) SharePoint
2 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.70%) Lync
4 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (56.52%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (13.04%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (39.13%) Firewall
2 5 (21.74%) SAN
3 4 (17.39%) DHCP
3 4 (17.39%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Ant
1 2 (8.70%) Maven
1 2 (8.70%) Gradle
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Spanish Language
3 1 (4.35%) Financial Institution
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Visualisation
1 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Linux
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.70%) UNIX
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) ITIL
2 9 (39.13%) Load Balancing
2 9 (39.13%) Change Control
3 3 (13.04%) Open Source
3 3 (13.04%) SDLC
4 2 (8.70%) ITIL V3
4 2 (8.70%) Workflow
4 2 (8.70%) CRM
4 2 (8.70%) Project Management
5 1 (4.35%) Service Management
5 1 (4.35%) ITSM
5 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.35%) Wealth Management
5 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) SQL
2 6 (26.09%) PowerShell
3 3 (13.04%) Python
3 3 (13.04%) Java
3 3 (13.04%) Perl
4 2 (8.70%) C
4 2 (8.70%) C++
5 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) MCSE
1 1 (4.35%) CCA
1 1 (4.35%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (39.13%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (52.17%) Hyper-V
3 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
4 3 (13.04%) VMware ESX
4 3 (13.04%) XenApp
5 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) SCCM
1 4 (17.39%) SCOM
2 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (69.57%) Microsoft
2 15 (65.22%) VMware
3 4 (17.39%) Citrix
4 2 (8.70%) CommVault
4 2 (8.70%) EMC
5 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.35%) Symantec
5 1 (4.35%) IBM
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £39000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago