The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 85 99 82
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 10 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.04% 0.74% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.77% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 15
Average salary £44,750 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,350 £41,700 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £49,000 £45,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
911 1167 1184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 94.99% 96.29% 93.60%
Number of salaries quoted 824 956 994
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Kent

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Kent

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
Sittingbourne - 1 £41,500 -
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £40,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 16 (72.73%) VMware
2 14 (63.64%) Windows
3 11 (50.00%) Cisco
3 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
4 10 (45.45%) Citrix
5 9 (40.91%) WAN
6 8 (36.36%) CCNA
6 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
7 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
7 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (27.27%) MCSE
8 6 (27.27%) SQL
8 6 (27.27%) DNS
8 6 (27.27%) Firewall
9 5 (22.73%) LAN
9 5 (22.73%) Internet
9 5 (22.73%) IIS
9 5 (22.73%) DHCP
9 5 (22.73%) Linux
9 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
9 5 (22.73%) vSphere
9 5 (22.73%) SCCM
10 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
10 4 (18.18%) ITIL
10 4 (18.18%) VPN

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 5 (22.73%) IIS
2 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (31.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (13.64%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JDE OneWorld
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) WAN
2 7 (31.82%) TCP/IP
3 6 (27.27%) DNS
3 6 (27.27%) Firewall
4 5 (22.73%) LAN
4 5 (22.73%) Internet
4 5 (22.73%) DHCP
5 4 (18.18%) VPN
5 4 (18.18%) SAN
6 3 (13.64%) MPLS
6 3 (13.64%) IPsec
6 3 (13.64%) Ethernet
6 3 (13.64%) Network Security
7 2 (9.09%) IP Telephony
8 1 (4.55%) TACACS
8 1 (4.55%) iSCSI
8 1 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (4.55%) NAS
8 1 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) Redis
General
1 3 (13.64%) Legal
2 2 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (22.73%) Linux
4 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (13.64%) UNIX
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (18.18%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
2 3 (13.64%) Change Management
2 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (13.64%) WAN Optimisation
2 3 (13.64%) Migration
3 1 (4.55%) Data Security
3 1 (4.55%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.55%) Information Security
3 1 (4.55%) Server Monitoring
3 1 (4.55%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (36.36%) CCNA
1 8 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (27.27%) MCSE
4 3 (13.64%) SC Cleared
4 3 (13.64%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.55%) CISSP
5 1 (4.55%) CISM
5 1 (4.55%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (22.73%) Hyper-V
3 5 (22.73%) vSphere
4 3 (13.64%) Terminal Services
4 3 (13.64%) XenApp
5 1 (4.55%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) SCCM
2 1 (4.55%) SCOM
2 1 (4.55%) SCVMM
2 1 (4.55%) HAProxy
2 1 (4.55%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) VMware
2 11 (50.00%) Cisco
2 11 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (45.45%) Citrix
4 4 (18.18%) Avaya
4 4 (18.18%) CheckPoint
5 2 (9.09%) Mitel
5 2 (9.09%) HP
6 1 (4.55%) SAP
6 1 (4.55%) CommVault
6 1 (4.55%) Hyperion
6 1 (4.55%) Red Hat
6 1 (4.55%) JD Edwards
6 1 (4.55%) IBM
6 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.55%) Infoblox
6 1 (4.55%) 3PAR
Dartford, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
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