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

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 88 131 117
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 93 55 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.82% 1.57% 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.93% 1.60% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 92 51 47
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,400 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+0.26% +5.20%
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
3176 3439 3265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.36% 98.17% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2656 2810 2522
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 13 February 2016.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 148 (77.08%) VMware
2 141 (73.44%) Windows
3 119 (61.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 95 (49.48%) Microsoft
5 94 (48.96%) Linux
6 91 (47.40%) Active Directory
7 90 (46.88%) SAN
7 90 (46.88%) MS Exchange
8 80 (41.67%) Windows Server
9 75 (39.06%) Exchange Server 2010
10 65 (33.85%) Cisco
11 60 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
12 59 (30.73%) MS Excel
13 58 (30.21%) Red Hat
14 55 (28.65%) NetApp
15 53 (27.60%) HP
16 49 (25.52%) Windows Server 2003
17 48 (25.00%) Data Centre
18 46 (23.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 45 (23.44%) SQL Server
20 44 (22.92%) vSphere
21 42 (21.88%) ITIL
22 40 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
22 40 (20.83%) DNS
23 39 (20.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
24 37 (19.27%) VPN
24 37 (19.27%) Windows Server 2012
25 35 (18.23%) Microsoft Azure
25 35 (18.23%) Perl
26 34 (17.71%) MCSE

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 90 (46.88%) MS Exchange
2 75 (39.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (15.10%) Skype for Business
4 20 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2003
5 19 (9.90%) Apache
5 19 (9.90%) Exchange Server 2007
5 19 (9.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 19 (9.90%) IIS
6 17 (8.85%) Tomcat
7 12 (6.25%) CloudStack
7 12 (6.25%) SharePoint
8 10 (5.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.04%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 59 (30.73%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.73%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 35 (18.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (14.06%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (10.42%) Office 365
4 10 (5.21%) IaaS
5 1 (0.52%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 90 (46.88%) SAN
2 40 (20.83%) DNS
3 37 (19.27%) VPN
4 27 (14.06%) Firewall
4 27 (14.06%) NAS
5 23 (11.98%) Internet
6 21 (10.94%) LAN
7 20 (10.42%) Network Security
7 20 (10.42%) VoIP
8 17 (8.85%) DHCP
8 17 (8.85%) WAN
9 12 (6.25%) Unified Communications
10 10 (5.21%) DMZ
10 10 (5.21%) Remote Desktop
11 8 (4.17%) VLAN
12 6 (3.13%) TCP/IP
13 3 (1.56%) Cisco IPT
13 3 (1.56%) Fibre Channel
13 3 (1.56%) IP Telephony
13 3 (1.56%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (23.44%) SQL Server
2 22 (11.46%) MySQL
2 22 (11.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (10.94%) Informix
4 15 (7.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (6.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (5.21%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.08%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.08%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.52%) Big Data
8 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.52%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (4.69%) Jenkins
2 5 (2.60%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.60%) JIRA
2 5 (2.60%) Subversion
3 4 (2.08%) Hudson
4 1 (0.52%) Gradle
4 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (12.50%) Finance
2 17 (8.85%) Telecoms
3 12 (6.25%) Games
4 6 (3.13%) Back Office
4 6 (3.13%) Retail
5 5 (2.60%) Law
6 2 (1.04%) iGaming
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.38%) LAMP
2 13 (6.77%) ActiveMQ
2 13 (6.77%) RabbitMQ
3 5 (2.60%) Middleware
4 3 (1.56%) XMPP
5 2 (1.04%) COM
6 1 (0.52%) ELK Stack
6 1 (0.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 48 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 34 (17.71%) Clustering
3 16 (8.33%) IBM XIV
4 15 (7.81%) Blackberry
5 12 (6.25%) HP Storage
6 11 (5.73%) Enterprise Storage
7 10 (5.21%) SecurID
8 9 (4.69%) Management Information System
9 8 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
10 6 (3.13%) NHS
10 6 (3.13%) Private Cloud
10 6 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (2.60%) CLARiiON
11 5 (2.60%) PKI
12 4 (2.08%) Public Cloud
13 2 (1.04%) Fat Client
13 2 (1.04%) Social Gaming
13 2 (1.04%) Thin Client
14 1 (0.52%) Analytical Skills
14 1 (0.52%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 141 (73.44%) Windows
2 94 (48.96%) Linux
3 80 (41.67%) Windows Server
4 60 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 49 (25.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 46 (23.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 37 (19.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (7.81%) Unix
9 14 (7.29%) Debian
10 5 (2.60%) Ubuntu
11 4 (2.08%) Solaris
12 3 (1.56%) CentOS
12 3 (1.56%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.56%) Windows XP
13 2 (1.04%) SUSE
13 2 (1.04%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.52%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (21.88%) ITIL
2 27 (14.06%) Load Balancing
3 20 (10.42%) Change Management
4 16 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 14 (7.29%) Configuration Management
5 14 (7.29%) Project Management
6 13 (6.77%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (5.73%) Line Management
7 11 (5.73%) PRINCE2
8 10 (5.21%) Network Architecture
9 9 (4.69%) Change Control
9 9 (4.69%) Mentoring
10 7 (3.65%) ITIL V3
11 6 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (3.13%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (3.13%) Data Management
11 6 (3.13%) Infrastructure Management
11 6 (3.13%) Presales
11 6 (3.13%) Service Delivery
12 5 (2.60%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 35 (18.23%) Perl
2 34 (17.71%) Bash Shell
3 26 (13.54%) PowerShell
4 24 (12.50%) Python
5 20 (10.42%) SQL
6 17 (8.85%) PHP
6 17 (8.85%) Ruby
7 7 (3.65%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 40 (20.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (20.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 34 (17.71%) MCSE
4 23 (11.98%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (8.85%) MCITP
6 16 (8.33%) CCIE
6 16 (8.33%) CCNP
6 16 (8.33%) CCSP
7 15 (7.81%) CCDE
7 15 (7.81%) CISSP
8 7 (3.65%) MCSA
9 6 (3.13%) Degree
10 5 (2.60%) CCNA
11 4 (2.08%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (1.04%) SC Cleared
12 2 (1.04%) Security Cleared
13 1 (0.52%) MCP
13 1 (0.52%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.94%) SLA
2 2 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.04%) ISO22301
System Software
1 119 (61.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 91 (47.40%) Active Directory
3 44 (22.92%) vSphere
4 22 (11.46%) Hyper-V
5 11 (5.73%) XenApp
6 9 (4.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 8 (4.17%) vCloud
7 8 (4.17%) VMware ESX
8 7 (3.65%) KVM
8 7 (3.65%) Xen
9 4 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.56%) Docker
10 3 (1.56%) XenDesktop
11 2 (1.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (1.04%) Firmware
12 1 (0.52%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 31 (16.15%) Opsview
2 27 (14.06%) Opscode Chef
3 23 (11.98%) Nagios
4 22 (11.46%) Graphite
5 19 (9.90%) Salt
6 18 (9.38%) Cacti
7 16 (8.33%) Grafana
8 14 (7.29%) Puppet
9 12 (6.25%) SCCM
9 12 (6.25%) SCOM
10 11 (5.73%) Norton AntiVirus
11 10 (5.21%) FortiGate
12 9 (4.69%) Cisco CUCM
13 7 (3.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 6 (3.13%) NetBackup
15 5 (2.60%) SolarWinds Orion
16 3 (1.56%) Backup Exec
16 3 (1.56%) Cisco UCCX
16 3 (1.56%) Cobbler
16 3 (1.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 148 (77.08%) VMware
2 95 (49.48%) Microsoft
3 65 (33.85%) Cisco
4 58 (30.21%) Red Hat
5 55 (28.65%) NetApp
6 53 (27.60%) HP
7 33 (17.19%) Symantec
8 29 (15.10%) Citrix
9 22 (11.46%) F5
10 19 (9.90%) CommVault
11 18 (9.38%) IBM
11 18 (9.38%) Oracle
12 14 (7.29%) Veeam
13 13 (6.77%) SolarWinds
14 10 (5.21%) CheckPoint
14 10 (5.21%) EMC
14 10 (5.21%) MobileIron
15 9 (4.69%) Dell Compellent
15 9 (4.69%) Kaspersky
16 6 (3.13%) Riverbed
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