The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Preston 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank - 31 28
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston - 0.68% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.73% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.77%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.63%
Infrastructure Engineer
Lancashire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Preston 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
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100 137 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 96.15% 93.84% 99.28%
Number of salaries quoted 82 102 122
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £27,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Preston

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware