The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 77 78 88
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 7 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.82% 0.36% 0.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.38% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 7
Average salary £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £33,600
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.60% +8.57%
Infrastructure Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
816 792 1169
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.33% 96.35% 97.74%
Number of salaries quoted 682 712 1062
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester 0 1 £37,500 +15.38%
Cheltenham -13 1 £35,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
South West

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 25 (96.15%) Windows
2 21 (80.77%) VMware
3 15 (57.69%) Active Directory
4 13 (50.00%) Linux
4 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (42.31%) MS Exchange
5 11 (42.31%) Configuration Management
6 10 (38.46%) Firewall
6 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (34.62%) Network Monitoring
7 9 (34.62%) VPN
7 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
8 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
9 7 (26.92%) HP
9 7 (26.92%) Citrix
9 7 (26.92%) SAN
10 6 (23.08%) DHCP
10 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
10 6 (23.08%) ITIL
10 6 (23.08%) SQL
10 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
11 5 (19.23%) DV Cleared
11 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
11 5 (19.23%) Cisco
11 5 (19.23%) Firmware
11 5 (19.23%) vSphere
11 5 (19.23%) Digital Media
11 5 (19.23%) Mobile Device Management

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (42.31%) MS Exchange
2 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (15.38%) WebLogic
3 4 (15.38%) Apache
4 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 4 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (38.46%) Firewall
2 9 (34.62%) VPN
3 7 (26.92%) SAN
4 6 (23.08%) DHCP
5 3 (11.54%) Network Security
6 2 (7.69%) WAN
6 2 (7.69%) LAN
6 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
6 2 (7.69%) DNS
7 1 (3.85%) VoIP
7 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) MySQL
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Electronics
2 1 (3.85%) Military
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) Firmware
1 5 (19.23%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (96.15%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Linux
2 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (15.38%) HPUX
4 4 (15.38%) Solaris
5 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Configuration Management
2 9 (34.62%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (23.08%) ITIL
4 5 (19.23%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (15.38%) Software Architecture
5 4 (15.38%) Web Development
6 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.85%) Requirements Management
6 1 (3.85%) Service Management
6 1 (3.85%) Change Management
6 1 (3.85%) Information Security
6 1 (3.85%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.85%) Test Strategy
6 1 (3.85%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) SQL
2 4 (15.38%) Perl
2 4 (15.38%) Shell Script
3 2 (7.69%) C
4 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 5 (19.23%) DV Cleared
3 2 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) PhD
System Software
1 15 (57.69%) Active Directory
2 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (19.23%) vSphere
4 4 (15.38%) VMware ESX
5 2 (7.69%) XenDesktop
5 2 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
6 1 (3.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) VMware
2 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
3 7 (26.92%) HP
3 7 (26.92%) Citrix
4 5 (19.23%) Cisco
5 4 (15.38%) NetApp
5 4 (15.38%) Veritas
5 4 (15.38%) JBoss
5 4 (15.38%) Symantec
5 4 (15.38%) Brocade
6 1 (3.85%) Mitel
6 1 (3.85%) ProCurve