The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 56 56 52
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 2 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 0.51% 0.54% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.56% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 3
Average salary £32,000 £24,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -12.72%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Infrastructure Engineer
Tyne and Wear

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Newcastle upon Tyne 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
369 540 431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 93.18% 97.30% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 323 366 366
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,459 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
4 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
4 5 (62.50%) ITIL
4 5 (62.50%) UNIX
4 5 (62.50%) Degree
5 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 3 (37.50%) LAN
5 3 (37.50%) WAN
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) Cisco
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) Firewall
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (12.50%) MySQL
7 1 (12.50%) MPLS
7 1 (12.50%) BCP
7 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (12.50%) LAMP
7 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
7 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (12.50%) WatchGuard
7 1 (12.50%) Network Security
7 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) LAN
1 3 (37.50%) WAN
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (12.50%) Network Security
3 1 (12.50%) SNMP
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) SSL
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
3 1 (12.50%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) UNIX
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) BCP
2 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
2 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
2 1 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (12.50%) Patch Management
2 1 (12.50%) Server Building
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp
3 1 (12.50%) WatchGuard