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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 90 88 64
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -24
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 10 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.98% 0.64% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.01% 0.65% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 8
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,950 £37,000 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £48,950 £55,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
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
995 1075 779
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.17% 97.82% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 831 924 689
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,000
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 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 29 August 2014.

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 29 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
Dartford - 2 £37,500 -
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) VMware
3 13 (76.47%) Cisco
4 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (52.94%) WAN
4 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (47.06%) XenApp
5 8 (47.06%) LAN
5 8 (47.06%) MCSE
5 8 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (47.06%) CheckPoint
5 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
5 8 (47.06%) Citrix
5 8 (47.06%) Firewall
6 7 (41.18%) CCNA
6 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
6 7 (41.18%) XenDesktop
6 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
6 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (41.18%) vSphere
7 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (35.29%) SolarWinds
7 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (35.29%) SCCM
7 6 (35.29%) SCOM
7 6 (35.29%) ITIL
7 6 (35.29%) SQL
7 6 (35.29%) SQL Server

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 8 (47.06%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
3 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.88%) Lync
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (5.88%) IIS
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) WAN
2 8 (47.06%) LAN
2 8 (47.06%) Firewall
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (29.41%) MPLS
3 5 (29.41%) OSPF
3 5 (29.41%) BGP
3 5 (29.41%) BIG-IP
4 4 (23.53%) HTTP
4 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
4 4 (23.53%) Wireless
5 2 (11.76%) SAN
6 1 (5.88%) Internet
6 1 (5.88%) VLAN
6 1 (5.88%) Network Security
6 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (5.88%) NAS
6 1 (5.88%) Unified Communications
6 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
2 5 (29.41%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (29.41%) Problem Management
2 5 (29.41%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (11.76%) Network Design
3 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.88%) Information Security
4 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (47.06%) MCSE
2 8 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (41.18%) CCNA
4 6 (35.29%) MCSA
4 6 (35.29%) CCNP
4 6 (35.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.88%) CCEE
5 1 (5.88%) CCDP
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
1 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (47.06%) XenApp
2 7 (41.18%) XenDesktop
2 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
2 7 (41.18%) vSphere
3 2 (11.76%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Server
4 1 (5.88%) ISA Server
4 1 (5.88%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) SCCM
1 6 (35.29%) SCOM
2 5 (29.41%) Foglight
2 5 (29.41%) Backup Exec
2 5 (29.41%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (5.88%) SCDPM
3 1 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (5.88%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) VMware
2 13 (76.47%) Cisco
3 8 (47.06%) Citrix
3 8 (47.06%) CheckPoint
4 6 (35.29%) SolarWinds
5 5 (29.41%) F5
5 5 (29.41%) HP
5 5 (29.41%) Veeam
6 4 (23.53%) Draytek
6 4 (23.53%) NETGEAR
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
8 1 (5.88%) NetApp
8 1 (5.88%) Sophos
8 1 (5.88%) Websense