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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 48 45 71
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +26
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 9 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.28% 3.38% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.30% 3.38% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 8
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,500 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,400 £35,450
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £38,400 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.39% +2.40%
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
392 385 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 99.24% 100.00% 98.67%
Number of salaries quoted 348 324 435
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Leicester

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (73.33%) Windows
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
1 11 (73.33%) VMware
1 11 (73.33%) Windows Server
2 10 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 10 (66.67%) NetApp
3 9 (60.00%) SAN
3 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
5 6 (40.00%) MCSA
5 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (26.67%) vSphere
7 4 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (26.67%) MCSE
8 3 (20.00%) IBM
8 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (20.00%) Project Management
8 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
8 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
9 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (13.33%) XenApp
9 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
9 2 (13.33%) NetBackup
9 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.67%) Apache
3 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Lync
3 1 (6.67%) nginx
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (53.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) SAN
2 2 (13.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
1 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (6.67%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
1 11 (73.33%) Windows Server
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
2 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (6.67%) DevOps
2 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL
2 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (6.67%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (6.67%) Python
1 1 (6.67%) Ruby
1 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) MCSA
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (26.67%) MCSE
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (26.67%) vSphere
3 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (13.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Backup Exec
1 2 (13.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (6.67%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Microsoft
1 11 (73.33%) VMware
2 10 (66.67%) NetApp
3 3 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) Symantec
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (6.67%) hybris
5 1 (6.67%) SAP