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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
UK / Scotland
Rank 107 112 153
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +41
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 25 48 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.10% 1.61% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.15% 1.69% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 21 26 7
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £32,750 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £48,750 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.56%

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
2176 2847 3014
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.86% 95.73% 95.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1413 1847 1924
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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 +13 13 £45,000 +8.43% 2
Glasgow -11 11 £50,000 +29.87% 3
Aberdeen - 2 £50,250 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £34,000 - 1
Infrastructure Engineer
UK

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 52 (69.33%) Windows
2 51 (68.00%) Active Directory
3 40 (53.33%) VMware
4 34 (45.33%) Windows Server
5 32 (42.67%) MS Exchange
6 31 (41.33%) Microsoft
7 26 (34.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 24 (32.00%) SCCM
9 21 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 20 (26.67%) Hyper-V
10 20 (26.67%) SQL
11 19 (25.33%) DNS
11 19 (25.33%) Firewall
12 18 (24.00%) SAN
12 18 (24.00%) ITIL
12 18 (24.00%) Data Centre
13 17 (22.67%) SQL Server
13 17 (22.67%) Windows Server 2003
13 17 (22.67%) Cisco
13 17 (22.67%) SCOM
14 16 (21.33%) Microsoft Certification
14 16 (21.33%) MCSE
15 15 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
15 15 (20.00%) LAN
15 15 (20.00%) WAN
15 15 (20.00%) DHCP
15 15 (20.00%) PowerShell
16 14 (18.67%) vSphere
17 13 (17.33%) Exchange Server 2010
18 12 (16.00%) Skype for Business

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 32 (42.67%) MS Exchange
2 13 (17.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (16.00%) Skype for Business
4 11 (14.67%) IIS
5 10 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (9.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (5.33%) SharePoint
8 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (4.00%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.33%) Apache
9 1 (1.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (16.00%) Office 365
2 8 (10.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 1 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (25.33%) DNS
1 19 (25.33%) Firewall
2 18 (24.00%) SAN
3 15 (20.00%) DHCP
3 15 (20.00%) LAN
3 15 (20.00%) WAN
4 10 (13.33%) Skype
5 5 (6.67%) VPN
6 3 (4.00%) Internet
6 3 (4.00%) NAS
6 3 (4.00%) NetScaler
6 3 (4.00%) VSAN
7 2 (2.67%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.33%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.33%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (5.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.33%) MySQL
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (5.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 11 (14.67%) Finance
2 5 (6.67%) Back Office
3 2 (2.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.67%) .NET
2 1 (1.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (10.67%) Private Cloud
3 6 (8.00%) EMC VNX
3 6 (8.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 2 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.67%) Clustering
4 2 (2.67%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.33%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (1.33%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.33%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.33%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 52 (69.33%) Windows
2 34 (45.33%) Windows Server
3 21 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (22.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (10.67%) Windows 10
7 5 (6.67%) Linux
7 5 (6.67%) Windows XP
8 4 (5.33%) OpenVMS
8 4 (5.33%) Windows 2000
9 2 (2.67%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.67%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.33%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.33%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.00%) ITIL
2 10 (13.33%) DevOps
3 8 (10.67%) ITIL V3
4 7 (9.33%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (9.33%) Service Delivery
4 7 (9.33%) Time Management
5 5 (6.67%) Coaching
5 5 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 4 (5.33%) Business Continuity
6 4 (5.33%) Change Control
6 4 (5.33%) Information Security
6 4 (5.33%) Line Management
6 4 (5.33%) Network Management
6 4 (5.33%) QMS
6 4 (5.33%) Quality Management
7 3 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.00%) Load Balancing
7 3 (4.00%) Virtual Environments
8 2 (2.67%) BCP
8 2 (2.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (26.67%) SQL
2 15 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (8.00%) VBScript
4 4 (5.33%) VB
5 3 (4.00%) C#
5 3 (4.00%) Java
6 2 (2.67%) Python
7 1 (1.33%) C
7 1 (1.33%) C++
7 1 (1.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 16 (21.33%) MCSE
1 16 (21.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (10.67%) SC Cleared
2 8 (10.67%) Security Cleared
3 7 (9.33%) Degree
4 4 (5.33%) CCNA
4 4 (5.33%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.33%) HND
5 3 (4.00%) CCA
5 3 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (4.00%) MCSA
5 3 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.67%) CCNP
6 2 (2.67%) MCITP
7 1 (1.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) SLA
2 3 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 51 (68.00%) Active Directory
2 26 (34.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (26.67%) Hyper-V
4 14 (18.67%) vSphere
5 8 (10.67%) BitLocker
5 8 (10.67%) VMware ESX
6 6 (8.00%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (5.33%) ISA Server
7 4 (5.33%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (4.00%) XenApp
9 2 (2.67%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (2.67%) UAG
10 1 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.33%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 24 (32.00%) SCCM
2 17 (22.67%) SCOM
3 8 (10.67%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (6.67%) SCVMM
5 4 (5.33%) Puppet
5 4 (5.33%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (4.00%) Nagios
6 3 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (2.67%) Ansible
7 2 (2.67%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.33%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.33%) MOM
8 1 (1.33%) SCSM
8 1 (1.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (1.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (1.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (53.33%) VMware
2 31 (41.33%) Microsoft
3 17 (22.67%) Cisco
4 9 (12.00%) NetApp
5 8 (10.67%) Citrix
6 7 (9.33%) EMC
7 6 (8.00%) Dell
8 5 (6.67%) HP
8 5 (6.67%) Oracle
9 4 (5.33%) CommVault
9 4 (5.33%) SolarWinds
10 3 (4.00%) Veeam
10 3 (4.00%) Zerto
11 2 (2.67%) F5
11 2 (2.67%) IBM
11 2 (2.67%) Intel Security
11 2 (2.67%) Samsung
11 2 (2.67%) Splunk
12 1 (1.33%) Symantec
12 1 (1.33%) Varonis
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