The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 57 57 41
Rank change year-on-year
0 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 1 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.23% 0.57% 3.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.59% 3.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 7
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +35.59%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Infrastructure Engineer
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich 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
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
430 340 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.17% 96.32% 98.01%
Number of salaries quoted 373 247 271
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Ipswich

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
2 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp
3 3 (50.00%) Symantec
3 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) SMTP
3 3 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) FTP
3 3 (50.00%) HTTP
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (50.00%) Backup Exec
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 1 (16.67%) LAN
5 1 (16.67%) WAN
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (16.67%) Ruby
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) PowerShell

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) SMTP
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) FTP
1 3 (50.00%) HTTP
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Build Automation
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) Ruby
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (16.67%) AWS Certification
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (16.67%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) NetApp
3 3 (50.00%) Symantec
3 3 (50.00%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft