The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester 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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 58 72 66
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.23% 0.35% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.37% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
Infrastructure Engineer
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester 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
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
411 545 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 96.48% 96.12% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 356 479 332
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,080 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Leicester

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (91.67%) Hyper-V
3 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
4 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (66.67%) Clustering
6 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
6 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
7 6 (50.00%) Firewall
7 6 (50.00%) VMware
8 5 (41.67%) DNS
9 4 (33.33%) Cisco
9 4 (33.33%) HP
9 4 (33.33%) Dell
9 4 (33.33%) WAN
9 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 4 (33.33%) IIS
9 4 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
10 3 (25.00%) SCCM
10 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
10 3 (25.00%) SCVMM
10 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (25.00%) SQL
10 3 (25.00%) VPN
10 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (16.67%) SCDPM

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (33.33%) IIS
3 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (16.67%) Office 365
3 1 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 6 (50.00%) Firewall
3 5 (41.67%) DNS
4 4 (33.33%) WAN
5 3 (25.00%) VPN
6 2 (16.67%) Internet
6 2 (16.67%) LAN
7 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
7 1 (8.33%) VLAN
7 1 (8.33%) Wireless
7 1 (8.33%) DHCP
7 1 (8.33%) SSL
7 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (8.33%) CentOS
4 1 (8.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (8.33%) Debian
4 1 (8.33%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (91.67%) Hyper-V
3 2 (16.67%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) SCCM
1 3 (25.00%) SCVMM
2 2 (16.67%) SCDPM
2 2 (16.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 2 (16.67%) SCOM
3 1 (8.33%) Nagios
3 1 (8.33%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco
3 4 (33.33%) HP
3 4 (33.33%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) NetApp
4 1 (8.33%) Red Hat