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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 89 82 78
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 3 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.29% 1.83% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 1.91% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 5
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -7.35%
UK excluding London average salary £38,400 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -
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
989 1097 879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.83% 95.64% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 669 664 648
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 December 2014, 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 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (66.67%) VMware
4 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (53.33%) SAN
5 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (40.00%) MCSE
7 6 (40.00%) MCSA
7 6 (40.00%) ITIL
8 5 (33.33%) Cisco
8 5 (33.33%) HP
8 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
8 5 (33.33%) Firewall
8 5 (33.33%) MCITP
8 5 (33.33%) Degree
9 4 (26.67%) IP Telephony
9 4 (26.67%) Law
9 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
9 4 (26.67%) Windows Phone
9 4 (26.67%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (26.67%) Forefront TMG
9 4 (26.67%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (26.67%) Lync
9 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
9 4 (26.67%) Blackberry

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, 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 12 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (26.67%) Lync
3 4 (26.67%) IIS
4 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Office
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) SAN
2 5 (33.33%) Firewall
3 4 (26.67%) IP Telephony
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (6.67%) VLAN
4 1 (6.67%) LAN
4 1 (6.67%) VoIP
4 1 (6.67%) WAN
4 1 (6.67%) DHCP
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
4 1 (6.67%) DNS
4 1 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Law
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Blackberry
1 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Phone
4 4 (26.67%) Windows XP
5 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (6.67%) Network Management
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (40.00%) MCSE
2 6 (40.00%) MCSA
3 5 (33.33%) MCITP
3 5 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (13.33%) MCTS
5 1 (6.67%) MCP
5 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (26.67%) Hyper-V
3 4 (26.67%) Forefront TMG
3 4 (26.67%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.67%) XenApp
4 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
1 2 (13.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) VMware
2 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) HP
3 5 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) EMC
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) Hitachi
5 1 (6.67%) NetApp
5 1 (6.67%) Twitter
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