The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 138 127 136
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 27 33 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.81% 1.03% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 1.09% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 15 18 13
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £28,900 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,200 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
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
3201 3038 3028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.95% 95.12% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2053 1937 2142
Average salary £40,000 £40,699 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.71% +1.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

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 31 October 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
Glasgow +7 12 £35,000 -
Edinburgh -10 11 £31,500 -18.70% 5
Aberdeen +9 4 £37,500 -3.84% 1
Stirling - 3 £67,000 -
Renfrewshire -7 1 £28,000 +1.81%
Infrastructure Engineer
UK

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 30 (75.00%) Windows
2 24 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 23 (57.50%) MS Exchange
4 21 (52.50%) Active Directory
5 20 (50.00%) VMware
6 19 (47.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (42.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (35.00%) Cisco
9 13 (32.50%) SAN
9 13 (32.50%) Hyper-V
10 12 (30.00%) Firewall
10 12 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
12 10 (25.00%) Linux
12 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (22.50%) ITIL
13 9 (22.50%) VMware ESXi
14 8 (20.00%) Lync
14 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (20.00%) Citrix
14 8 (20.00%) DNS
15 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (17.50%) DHCP
15 7 (17.50%) Business Continuity
15 7 (17.50%) Finance
15 7 (17.50%) PowerShell
15 7 (17.50%) SCCM
15 7 (17.50%) Degree
16 6 (15.00%) CentOS
16 6 (15.00%) NAS

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 23 (57.50%) MS Exchange
2 12 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (20.00%) Lync
4 5 (12.50%) IIS
5 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
6 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (2.50%) Apache
8 1 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (15.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Office 365
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.50%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 13 (32.50%) SAN
2 12 (30.00%) Firewall
3 8 (20.00%) DNS
4 7 (17.50%) DHCP
5 6 (15.00%) IPsec
5 6 (15.00%) VPN
5 6 (15.00%) NAS
6 5 (12.50%) Cisco IPT
6 5 (12.50%) IP Telephony
6 5 (12.50%) LAN
6 5 (12.50%) VoIP
6 5 (12.50%) WAN
7 4 (10.00%) VLAN
8 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
9 2 (5.00%) SSL
9 2 (5.00%) SSH
9 2 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (5.00%) Internet
10 1 (2.50%) LDAP
10 1 (2.50%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Ant
1 2 (5.00%) Maven
1 2 (5.00%) Gradle
General
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Law
3 2 (5.00%) Games
3 2 (5.00%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.50%) Back Office
4 1 (2.50%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (5.00%) Physics
3 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.50%) PKI
4 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 30 (75.00%) Windows
2 17 (42.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (25.00%) Linux
4 8 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (15.00%) CentOS
7 5 (12.50%) Windows Phone
7 5 (12.50%) Windows XP
8 4 (10.00%) UNIX
9 2 (5.00%) Solaris
9 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.50%) AIX
10 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) ITIL
2 7 (17.50%) Business Continuity
3 6 (15.00%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
4 5 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (10.00%) CRM
5 4 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
5 4 (10.00%) BCP
5 4 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (7.50%) Change Management
7 2 (5.00%) Security Management
7 2 (5.00%) Workflow
7 2 (5.00%) Dependency Management
7 2 (5.00%) Release Management
7 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.00%) Build Automation
7 2 (5.00%) Software Deployment
7 2 (5.00%) Software Distribution
7 2 (5.00%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (5.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.00%) Python
3 2 (5.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.00%) C
3 2 (5.00%) C++
3 2 (5.00%) Java
3 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.00%) Perl
3 2 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (17.50%) Degree
3 6 (15.00%) MCSE
3 6 (15.00%) MCSA
4 5 (12.50%) MCITP
5 2 (5.00%) MCTS
6 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.50%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 21 (52.50%) Active Directory
2 19 (47.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (32.50%) Hyper-V
4 9 (22.50%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (5.00%) XenApp
7 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) SCCM
2 4 (10.00%) SCOM
3 2 (5.00%) SCVMM
3 2 (5.00%) Cacti
3 2 (5.00%) Nagios
3 2 (5.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (2.50%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 24 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (50.00%) VMware
3 14 (35.00%) Cisco
4 8 (20.00%) Citrix
5 5 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 5 (12.50%) HP
6 4 (10.00%) EMC
6 4 (10.00%) CommVault
6 4 (10.00%) NetApp
6 4 (10.00%) Rackspace
7 2 (5.00%) Oracle
8 1 (2.50%) Hitachi
8 1 (2.50%) Sage
8 1 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.50%) Mitel
8 1 (2.50%) Twitter
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