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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 144 136 142
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 23 26 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.65% 0.83% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.68% 0.88% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 13 17 13
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £31,200 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £63,600 £47,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
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
3390 2967 3031
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.28% 94.49% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2141 1921 2087
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 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 1 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 -2 12 £35,000 +7.69%
Edinburgh -22 7 £28,500 -28.75% 2
Aberdeen +7 4 £37,500 -1.31%
Stirling - 3 £67,000 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £28,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
UK

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 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 (76.92%) Windows
2 24 (61.54%) MS Exchange
3 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
4 21 (53.85%) Active Directory
5 16 (41.03%) VMware
6 15 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (35.90%) SAN
8 13 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 12 (30.77%) Hyper-V
9 12 (30.77%) Firewall
9 12 (30.77%) Cisco
9 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
10 11 (28.21%) Linux
10 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (25.64%) Citrix
12 9 (23.08%) DNS
13 8 (20.51%) SCCM
13 8 (20.51%) VMware ESXi
13 8 (20.51%) ITIL
13 8 (20.51%) DHCP
13 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (17.95%) MCSE
14 7 (17.95%) VPN
14 7 (17.95%) CentOS
14 7 (17.95%) PowerShell
14 7 (17.95%) Business Continuity
14 7 (17.95%) IPsec
14 7 (17.95%) Degree
15 6 (15.38%) Finance

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 24 (61.54%) MS Exchange
2 13 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (15.38%) Lync
4 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
4 4 (10.26%) IIS
5 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.56%) Apache
6 1 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 5 (12.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Office 365
2 2 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.56%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 14 (35.90%) SAN
2 12 (30.77%) Firewall
3 9 (23.08%) DNS
4 8 (20.51%) DHCP
5 7 (17.95%) VPN
5 7 (17.95%) IPsec
6 6 (15.38%) NAS
7 5 (12.82%) VoIP
8 4 (10.26%) IP Telephony
8 4 (10.26%) VLAN
8 4 (10.26%) Cisco IPT
8 4 (10.26%) TCP/IP
9 3 (7.69%) LAN
9 3 (7.69%) WAN
9 3 (7.69%) SSL
9 3 (7.69%) SSH
10 2 (5.13%) Internet
11 1 (2.56%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Maven
1 2 (5.13%) Ant
1 2 (5.13%) Gradle
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Law
3 2 (5.13%) Games
3 2 (5.13%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Blackberry
2 4 (10.26%) Client/Server
2 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) Physics
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.13%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (2.56%) User Experience
4 1 (2.56%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.56%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 30 (76.92%) Windows
2 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (28.21%) Linux
4 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (17.95%) CentOS
6 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (10.26%) Windows XP
7 4 (10.26%) Windows Phone
8 3 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (5.13%) UNIX
10 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.56%) AIX
10 1 (2.56%) Solaris
10 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) ITIL
2 7 (17.95%) Business Continuity
3 6 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
4 5 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (10.26%) BCP
5 4 (10.26%) CRM
5 4 (10.26%) Business Continuity Planning
5 4 (10.26%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (7.69%) Change Management
7 2 (5.13%) Workflow
7 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.13%) Release Management
7 2 (5.13%) Security Management
7 2 (5.13%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (5.13%) DevOps
7 2 (5.13%) Dependency Management
7 2 (5.13%) Software Distribution
7 2 (5.13%) Performance Analysis
7 2 (5.13%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.95%) PowerShell
2 5 (12.82%) Python
3 3 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.13%) Perl
4 2 (5.13%) SQL
4 2 (5.13%) C
4 2 (5.13%) C++
4 2 (5.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (17.95%) MCSE
2 7 (17.95%) Degree
3 6 (15.38%) MCSA
4 5 (12.82%) MCITP
5 2 (5.13%) MCTS
5 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.56%) MCP
6 1 (2.56%) CCNP
6 1 (2.56%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) COBIT
1 2 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 15 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (30.77%) Hyper-V
4 8 (20.51%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (12.82%) XenApp
6 4 (10.26%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (20.51%) SCCM
2 6 (15.38%) SCOM
3 2 (5.13%) Backup Exec
3 2 (5.13%) Cacti
3 2 (5.13%) SCVMM
3 2 (5.13%) Nagios
4 1 (2.56%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 23 (58.97%) Microsoft
2 16 (41.03%) VMware
3 12 (30.77%) Cisco
4 10 (25.64%) Citrix
5 4 (10.26%) CommVault
5 4 (10.26%) HP
5 4 (10.26%) Red Hat
5 4 (10.26%) Rackspace
6 3 (7.69%) EMC
6 3 (7.69%) NetApp
7 2 (5.13%) Oracle
8 1 (2.56%) Sage
8 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (2.56%) Twitter
8 1 (2.56%) Mitel
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago