The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucester 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 35 36 38
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 10 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 3.86% 1.55% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.03% 1.60% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 2
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +15.38%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
Infrastructure Engineer
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucester 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
Gloucester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
248 188 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucester 95.75% 96.91% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 227 154 157
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 Gloucester

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Gloucester

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Gloucester

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Gloucester

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 15 (83.33%) Windows
1 15 (83.33%) VMware
2 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 11 (61.11%) SAN
4 11 (61.11%) MS Exchange
4 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
6 8 (44.44%) VMware ESX
6 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (44.44%) SCCM
6 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (44.44%) vSphere
7 7 (38.89%) Change Control
7 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (38.89%) Change Management
7 7 (38.89%) Internet
7 7 (38.89%) SLA
8 6 (33.33%) IIS
8 6 (33.33%) MS Office
8 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
8 6 (33.33%) Clustering
8 6 (33.33%) Problem Management
8 6 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
8 6 (33.33%) NAS
9 5 (27.78%) Citrix
10 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
10 3 (16.67%) Linux

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucester 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 11 (61.11%) MS Exchange
2 7 (38.89%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
3 6 (33.33%) IIS
3 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
4 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
1 2 (11.11%) PaaS
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) SAN
2 7 (38.89%) Internet
3 6 (33.33%) NAS
4 3 (16.67%) VPN
4 3 (16.67%) DNS
4 3 (16.67%) WAN
5 2 (11.11%) LAN
5 2 (11.11%) SSL
5 2 (11.11%) Network Security
5 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (5.56%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
6 1 (5.56%) VoIP
6 1 (5.56%) DHCP
6 1 (5.56%) MPLS
6 1 (5.56%) Firewall
6 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Back Office
2 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (16.67%) Linux
4 3 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) Change Management
1 7 (38.89%) Change Control
2 6 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) ITIL
5 1 (5.56%) Capacity Management
5 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
5 1 (5.56%) Network Management
5 1 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.56%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) VB
1 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (44.44%) VMware ESX
3 8 (44.44%) vSphere
4 2 (11.11%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (5.56%) VMware Server
5 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.56%) XenApp
5 1 (5.56%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) SCOM
2 1 (5.56%) NetVault Backup
2 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.56%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) VMware
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) Citrix
4 2 (11.11%) HP
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) IronPort
5 1 (5.56%) Veeam
5 1 (5.56%) 3PAR
5 1 (5.56%) Dell
5 1 (5.56%) EMC
5 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.56%) Symantec
5 1 (5.56%) Websense