The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Scotland region that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 108 164 153
Rank change year-on-year
+56 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 37 13 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.47% 0.39% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 0.41% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 31 7 17
Median salary £40,000 £32,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £31,200 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £37,500 £56,800
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Infrastructure Engineer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2404 3184 3459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.51% 95.36% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1534 2050 2202
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Scotland

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Scotland

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +33 16 £35,750 +10.00% 2
Glasgow +20 15 £49,000 +53.12% 2
West Lothian - 4 £37,000 - 2
Aberdeen - 1 £49,000 -
Midlothian - 1 £27,500 -
Infrastructure Engineer
UK

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Infrastructure Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 62 (79.49%) Windows
2 52 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 50 (64.10%) Windows Server
4 47 (60.26%) VMware
5 46 (58.97%) Hyper-V
6 42 (53.85%) Microsoft
7 37 (47.44%) VMware Infrastructure
7 37 (47.44%) Windows Server 2012
8 30 (38.46%) Firewall
9 27 (34.62%) ITIL
10 26 (33.33%) SCCM
11 24 (30.77%) SCOM
12 23 (29.49%) SQL Server
13 22 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
14 21 (26.92%) Cisco
14 21 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
15 18 (23.08%) DNS
15 18 (23.08%) SLA
16 17 (21.79%) DHCP
16 17 (21.79%) SAN
16 17 (21.79%) Data Centre
17 16 (20.51%) vSphere
17 16 (20.51%) Office 365
17 16 (20.51%) SQL
18 15 (19.23%) WAN
18 15 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
19 14 (17.95%) LAN
19 14 (17.95%) Linux
20 13 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
21 12 (15.38%) Load Balancing

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (12.82%) MS Exchange
2 9 (11.54%) Skype for Business
3 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.28%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (12.82%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.28%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (26.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (20.51%) Office 365
3 8 (10.26%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.56%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (38.46%) Firewall
2 18 (23.08%) DNS
3 17 (21.79%) DHCP
3 17 (21.79%) SAN
4 15 (19.23%) WAN
5 14 (17.95%) LAN
6 8 (10.26%) Skype
7 5 (6.41%) VPN
8 4 (5.13%) TCP/IP
9 3 (3.85%) Wireless
10 2 (2.56%) Ethernet
10 2 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (1.28%) VLAN
11 1 (1.28%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (29.49%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.28%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (6.41%) Games
2 3 (3.85%) Banking
3 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.79%) Data Centre
2 7 (8.97%) EMC VNX
2 7 (8.97%) Private Cloud
3 4 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.56%) Informatics
4 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.28%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.28%) Blog
5 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.28%) Clustering
5 1 (1.28%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.28%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 62 (79.49%) Windows
2 50 (64.10%) Windows Server
3 37 (47.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (17.95%) Linux
7 8 (10.26%) Windows 10
8 5 (6.41%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.56%) Unix
9 2 (2.56%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.56%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.56%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.62%) ITIL
2 13 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (15.38%) DevOps
3 12 (15.38%) Load Balancing
4 9 (11.54%) ITIL V3
4 9 (11.54%) Security Operations
5 8 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (6.41%) Change Control
7 4 (5.13%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.85%) Analytics
8 3 (3.85%) Change Management
8 3 (3.85%) Migration
9 2 (2.56%) Capacity Management
9 2 (2.56%) Data Protection
9 2 (2.56%) Presales
10 1 (1.28%) Business Transformation
10 1 (1.28%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (1.28%) Cybersecurity
10 1 (1.28%) High Availability
10 1 (1.28%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.51%) SQL
2 11 (14.10%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.28%) C#
3 1 (1.28%) Python
3 1 (1.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (11.54%) CCNA
1 9 (11.54%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (10.26%) SC Cleared
2 8 (10.26%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.97%) MCSE
4 4 (5.13%) Degree
5 3 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.56%) MCP
7 1 (1.28%) CCENT
7 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.28%) MCSA
7 1 (1.28%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (23.08%) SLA
2 4 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 52 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 46 (58.97%) Hyper-V
3 37 (47.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (20.51%) vSphere
5 8 (10.26%) BitLocker
6 7 (8.97%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (6.41%) XenApp
8 2 (2.56%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.28%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.28%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.28%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.28%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 26 (33.33%) SCCM
2 24 (30.77%) SCOM
3 9 (11.54%) Puppet
4 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Intune
5 5 (6.41%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (3.85%) Backup Exec
7 2 (2.56%) Ansible
7 2 (2.56%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (2.56%) vRealize
8 1 (1.28%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.28%) PowerCLI
8 1 (1.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (1.28%) WSUS
8 1 (1.28%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 47 (60.26%) VMware
2 42 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 21 (26.92%) Cisco
4 9 (11.54%) Citrix
4 9 (11.54%) NetApp
5 8 (10.26%) EMC
6 4 (5.13%) Dell
6 4 (5.13%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.85%) Intel Security
7 3 (3.85%) Symantec
8 2 (2.56%) CommVault
8 2 (2.56%) EqualLogic
8 2 (2.56%) IBM
8 2 (2.56%) Juniper
9 1 (1.28%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.28%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.28%) Veeam
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