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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 84 108 71
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -37
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 15 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.53% 0.17% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 0.18% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 6
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £45,000 £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
941 1098 770
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.02% 94.82% 94.71%
Number of salaries quoted 854 912 647
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 £24,000 £22,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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
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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 - 4 £36,125 -
Sittingbourne - 2 £43,250 -
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (77.78%) Windows
3 12 (66.67%) Citrix
4 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
5 10 (55.56%) WAN
6 9 (50.00%) Cisco
6 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (38.89%) vSphere
8 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
8 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
8 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (38.89%) Firewall
9 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
9 6 (33.33%) LAN
9 6 (33.33%) MCSE
9 6 (33.33%) SQL
9 6 (33.33%) DNS
9 6 (33.33%) CCNA
10 5 (27.78%) DHCP
10 5 (27.78%) Internet
10 5 (27.78%) XenApp
10 5 (27.78%) Network Security
11 4 (22.22%) SCCM
11 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (22.22%) SAN
11 4 (22.22%) ITIL
11 4 (22.22%) IIS

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 4 (22.22%) IIS
2 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (38.89%) MS Excel
2 4 (22.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) JDE OneWorld
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) WAN
2 7 (38.89%) TCP/IP
2 7 (38.89%) Firewall
3 6 (33.33%) DNS
3 6 (33.33%) LAN
4 5 (27.78%) DHCP
4 5 (27.78%) Internet
4 5 (27.78%) Network Security
5 4 (22.22%) SAN
6 3 (16.67%) VPN
6 3 (16.67%) Ethernet
6 3 (16.67%) MPLS
6 3 (16.67%) IPsec
7 1 (5.56%) TACACS
7 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (5.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (16.67%) Legal
1 3 (16.67%) Advertising
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 14 (77.78%) Windows
2 9 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (22.22%) Linux
3 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (16.67%) UNIX
5 2 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
6 1 (5.56%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 3 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (16.67%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (11.11%) Server Monitoring
3 2 (11.11%) Information Security
4 1 (5.56%) TOGAF
4 1 (5.56%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (5.56%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Data Security
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
4 1 (5.56%) Change Management
4 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (33.33%) CCNA
2 6 (33.33%) MCSE
3 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.56%) CCEE
4 1 (5.56%) MCSA
4 1 (5.56%) CCNP
4 1 (5.56%) CCDP
4 1 (5.56%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (5.56%) CISSP
4 1 (5.56%) CISM
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (38.89%) vSphere
4 5 (27.78%) XenApp
5 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 3 (16.67%) Terminal Services
6 1 (5.56%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) SCCM
2 1 (5.56%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (66.67%) Citrix
3 11 (61.11%) Microsoft
4 9 (50.00%) Cisco
5 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
6 2 (11.11%) HP
7 1 (5.56%) IBM
7 1 (5.56%) CommVault
7 1 (5.56%) Hyperion
7 1 (5.56%) NetApp
7 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.56%) JD Edwards
7 1 (5.56%) Websense
7 1 (5.56%) SAP
7 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.56%) Infoblox
7 1 (5.56%) 3PAR