The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 80 116 148
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +32
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 112 42 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.01% 1.47% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.11% 1.53% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 67 40 14
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £28,250 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,900 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
Infrastructure Engineer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3598 2747 2693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.85% 95.95% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2755 2229 2241
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Leeds

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

1 187 (85.39%) VMware
2 185 (84.47%) Windows
3 144 (65.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 118 (53.88%) Linux
5 117 (53.42%) Microsoft
6 115 (52.51%) Cisco
7 107 (48.86%) Clustering
8 95 (43.38%) DNS
9 88 (40.18%) UNIX
10 85 (38.81%) PowerShell
11 84 (38.36%) Load Balancing
12 81 (36.99%) Active Directory
13 80 (36.53%) E-Commerce
14 78 (35.62%) TCP/IP
15 77 (35.16%) Apache
15 77 (35.16%) Perl
15 77 (35.16%) Red Hat
15 77 (35.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 77 (35.16%) Bash Shell
16 73 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
17 72 (32.88%) IIS
18 70 (31.96%) MS Excel
19 68 (31.05%) SMTP
19 68 (31.05%) Java
19 68 (31.05%) MPLS
19 68 (31.05%) OSPF
19 68 (31.05%) BGP
19 68 (31.05%) EIGRP
19 68 (31.05%) PCI DSS
19 68 (31.05%) VMware ESXi

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 77 (35.16%) Apache
2 72 (32.88%) IIS
3 60 (27.40%) MS Exchange
4 29 (13.24%) SharePoint
5 26 (11.87%) Exchange Server 2010
6 17 (7.76%) Exchange Server 2007
7 12 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (5.48%) Office Communications Server
8 9 (4.11%) Lync
9 7 (3.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (2.74%) SharePoint Server
11 5 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 70 (31.96%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.94%) Office 365
2 5 (2.28%) SaaS
3 2 (0.91%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 95 (43.38%) DNS
2 78 (35.62%) TCP/IP
3 73 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
4 68 (31.05%) SMTP
4 68 (31.05%) MPLS
4 68 (31.05%) OSPF
4 68 (31.05%) BGP
4 68 (31.05%) EIGRP
5 67 (30.59%) SAN
6 24 (10.96%) Firewall
7 22 (10.05%) NAS
8 18 (8.22%) Internet
9 17 (7.76%) VPN
10 15 (6.85%) DMZ
11 14 (6.39%) LAN
11 14 (6.39%) WAN
12 5 (2.28%) Wireless
12 5 (2.28%) DHCP
12 5 (2.28%) Unified Communications
12 5 (2.28%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (16.89%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (5.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (4.11%) Redis
4 9 (4.11%) MySQL
5 3 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.46%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (0.91%) Advertising
2 1 (0.46%) Retail
2 1 (0.46%) Finance
2 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.46%) WPF
1 1 (0.46%) LAMP
1 1 (0.46%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 107 (48.86%) Clustering
2 15 (6.85%) Enterprise Storage
2 15 (6.85%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.57%) Performance Metrics
4 9 (4.11%) IBM XIV
5 7 (3.20%) CMDB
6 5 (2.28%) Blackberry
7 4 (1.83%) PKI
8 3 (1.37%) EqualLogic
9 2 (0.91%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.46%) Replication
10 1 (0.46%) Social Media
10 1 (0.46%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 185 (84.47%) Windows
2 118 (53.88%) Linux
3 88 (40.18%) UNIX
4 77 (35.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 48 (21.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 36 (16.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 28 (12.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (5.94%) Windows 7
8 13 (5.94%) Windows 8
9 10 (4.57%) Solaris
10 1 (0.46%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (38.36%) Load Balancing
2 80 (36.53%) E-Commerce
3 31 (14.16%) ITIL
4 23 (10.50%) Change Management
5 22 (10.05%) Technical Architecture
6 19 (8.68%) Change Control
7 16 (7.31%) DevOps
8 14 (6.39%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (5.48%) Project Management
10 10 (4.57%) Disaster Recovery
11 9 (4.11%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (2.74%) Problem Management
13 5 (2.28%) Business Continuity
14 4 (1.83%) Root Cause Analysis
14 4 (1.83%) Capacity Management
14 4 (1.83%) Software Deployment
15 3 (1.37%) Incident Management
15 3 (1.37%) Workflow
15 3 (1.37%) Service Management
15 3 (1.37%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 85 (38.81%) PowerShell
2 77 (35.16%) Perl
2 77 (35.16%) Bash Shell
3 68 (31.05%) Java
4 11 (5.02%) SQL
5 9 (4.11%) Shell Script
5 9 (4.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 50 (22.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (19.63%) MCSE
3 36 (16.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 30 (13.70%) MCITP
5 23 (10.50%) MCSA
6 22 (10.05%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (5.94%) CCNP
8 12 (5.48%) CCNA
8 12 (5.48%) CCIE
8 12 (5.48%) MCP
9 9 (4.11%) Degree
10 8 (3.65%) NCDA
11 5 (2.28%) CCVP
11 5 (2.28%) CCDA
11 5 (2.28%) CCDP
11 5 (2.28%) CCSP
11 5 (2.28%) CCA
11 5 (2.28%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (2.28%) VCAP
11 5 (2.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (31.05%) PCI DSS
2 12 (5.48%) SLA
System Software
1 144 (65.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 81 (36.99%) Active Directory
3 68 (31.05%) VMware ESXi
4 34 (15.53%) vSphere
4 34 (15.53%) Hyper-V
5 21 (9.59%) XenApp
6 16 (7.31%) XenServer
7 9 (4.11%) Squid
8 4 (1.83%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.91%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (6.85%) SCCM
2 11 (5.02%) SCOM
3 9 (4.11%) Opsview
3 9 (4.11%) Nagios
4 7 (3.20%) NetBackup
5 5 (2.28%) SCVMM
6 4 (1.83%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (1.83%) SCDPM
6 4 (1.83%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (1.37%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.91%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.46%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 187 (85.39%) VMware
2 117 (53.42%) Microsoft
3 115 (52.51%) Cisco
4 77 (35.16%) Red Hat
5 64 (29.22%) Citrix
6 30 (13.70%) NetApp
7 17 (7.76%) CommVault
8 15 (6.85%) Oracle
9 12 (5.48%) AppSense
10 10 (4.57%) IBM
11 9 (4.11%) Symantec
12 8 (3.65%) Brocade
13 7 (3.20%) EMC
14 5 (2.28%) Sophos
14 5 (2.28%) Riverbed
15 4 (1.83%) Cyber-Ark
15 4 (1.83%) McAfee
16 3 (1.37%) HP
16 3 (1.37%) Dell
17 2 (0.91%) Postini
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