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 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 80 83 101
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 21 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.96% 1.23% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.99% 1.27% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 14 12 9
Average salary £42,500 £43,125 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.44% -4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
1055 942 1195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.23% 96.22% 98.11%
Number of salaries quoted 917 850 975
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2016.

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 2016. 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
Chatham - 3 - -
Tunbridge Wells +3 2 £42,500 +6.25%
Sittingbourne -3 2 £32,500 -21.68% 1
Maidstone - 2 - -
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 37 (88.10%) Microsoft
2 36 (85.71%) Windows
3 34 (80.95%) Windows Server
4 32 (76.19%) MS Exchange
5 27 (64.29%) Firewall
6 26 (61.90%) Cisco
7 23 (54.76%) Microsoft Certification
7 23 (54.76%) MS Office
7 23 (54.76%) MCITP
7 23 (54.76%) Windows 8
8 22 (52.38%) Problem Management
8 22 (52.38%) CCNA
8 22 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
8 22 (52.38%) Apple
8 22 (52.38%) Avaya
9 21 (50.00%) Blackberry
9 21 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 21 (50.00%) Mac OS X
9 21 (50.00%) MCSE
9 21 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
9 21 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
10 13 (30.95%) VMware
11 11 (26.19%) Active Directory
12 9 (21.43%) DHCP
12 9 (21.43%) DNS
12 9 (21.43%) SAN
13 8 (19.05%) Citrix
13 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 32 (76.19%) MS Exchange
2 21 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 21 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
3 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.76%) IIS
6 1 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (54.76%) MS Office
2 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Office 365
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.76%) SaaS
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.38%) IaaS
3 1 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (64.29%) Firewall
2 9 (21.43%) DHCP
2 9 (21.43%) DNS
2 9 (21.43%) SAN
3 4 (9.52%) LAN
3 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.52%) WAN
4 3 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (7.14%) iSCSI
4 3 (7.14%) NAS
4 3 (7.14%) VPN
5 1 (2.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.38%) Hudson
1 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.38%) Subversion
1 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.76%) Statistics
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.38%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 36 (85.71%) Windows
2 34 (80.95%) Windows Server
3 23 (54.76%) Windows 8
4 21 (50.00%) Mac OS X
4 21 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (9.52%) Linux
7 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.38%) CentOS
8 1 (2.38%) Mac OS
8 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (52.38%) Problem Management
2 4 (9.52%) ITIL
3 3 (7.14%) High Availability
3 3 (7.14%) ITSM
3 3 (7.14%) Performance Optimisation
3 3 (7.14%) Project Management
3 3 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.38%) Build Automation
5 1 (2.38%) Business Analysis
5 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.38%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.38%) DevOps
5 1 (2.38%) Fault Analysis
5 1 (2.38%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.38%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (2.38%) Scrum
5 1 (2.38%) Software Engineering
5 1 (2.38%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.38%) C#
2 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (54.76%) MCITP
1 23 (54.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (52.38%) CCNA
2 22 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (50.00%) MCSE
4 1 (2.38%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.38%) Degree
4 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.38%) MCP
4 1 (2.38%) MCSA
4 1 (2.38%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (26.19%) Active Directory
2 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 4 (9.52%) XenApp
5 3 (7.14%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.38%) Docker
6 1 (2.38%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (2.38%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.38%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.38%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Puppet
1 4 (9.52%) SCOM
2 3 (7.14%) SCCM
3 1 (2.38%) HAProxy
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (2.38%) MOM
3 1 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 37 (88.10%) Microsoft
2 26 (61.90%) Cisco
3 22 (52.38%) Apple
3 22 (52.38%) Avaya
4 13 (30.95%) VMware
5 8 (19.05%) Citrix
6 3 (7.14%) BMC
6 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
6 3 (7.14%) Remedy
6 3 (7.14%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.76%) HP
7 2 (4.76%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.38%) Palo Alto
8 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.38%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.38%) WatchGuard
Sittingbourne
Pro-Quest
Salary: 28000-37000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 24 days ago