The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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 54 59 88
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +29
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 21 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.98% 2.01% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.11% 2.02% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 21 14 10
Average salary £35,000 £39,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.39% +15.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £35,000 £30,350
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,350 £36,600
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £38,400 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.39% +2.40%
Infrastructure Engineer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
675 692 801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 95.88% 99.14% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 588 548 683
Average salary £41,543 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.85% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £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 Leicestershire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Leicester -3 9 £37,500 -6.25%
Infrastructure Engineer
East Midlands

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 27 (87.10%) VMware
2 26 (83.87%) Windows
2 26 (83.87%) Windows Server
3 25 (80.65%) Active Directory
4 23 (74.19%) SAN
5 21 (67.74%) NetApp
6 13 (41.94%) MS Exchange
7 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
8 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (29.03%) MCSA
9 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
10 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
10 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (12.90%) vSphere
11 4 (12.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (12.90%) MCSE
12 3 (9.68%) DNS
12 3 (9.68%) Cisco
12 3 (9.68%) IBM
12 3 (9.68%) Project Management
12 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
12 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
12 3 (9.68%) Kalman Filter
13 2 (6.45%) Driving Licence
13 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
13 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
13 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 13 (41.94%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.23%) Apache
4 1 (3.23%) Lync
4 1 (3.23%) nginx
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 23 (74.19%) SAN
2 3 (9.68%) DNS
3 1 (3.23%) DHCP
3 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
3 1 (3.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (3.23%) Advertising
1 1 (3.23%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.23%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 26 (83.87%) Windows
1 26 (83.87%) Windows Server
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
4 2 (6.45%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (9.68%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (9.68%) Project Management
2 1 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (3.23%) Capacity Management
2 1 (3.23%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (3.23%) DevOps
2 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL
2 1 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (3.23%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (3.23%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.23%) Python
2 1 (3.23%) Ruby
2 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) MCSA
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.90%) MCSE
2 4 (12.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.23%) HND
System Software
1 25 (80.65%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.90%) vSphere
4 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
5 2 (6.45%) XenApp
6 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Backup Exec
1 2 (6.45%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.23%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 27 (87.10%) VMware
2 21 (67.74%) NetApp
3 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.68%) Cisco
4 3 (9.68%) IBM
5 2 (6.45%) Citrix
5 2 (6.45%) HP
5 2 (6.45%) Symantec
6 1 (3.23%) hybris
6 1 (3.23%) SAP
6 1 (3.23%) SonicWALL