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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 146 134 140
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 27 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.75% 0.72% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.77% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 18 14 13
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £30,600 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £58,600 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +11.42%
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
3447 2872 3003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.22% 94.54% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 2198 1884 2051
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,500
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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -5 13 £35,000 +3.70%
Edinburgh -15 8 £30,000 -12.40% 2
Aberdeen +11 4 £37,500 +5.63% 2
Stirling - 3 £67,000 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £28,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £37,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
UK

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 35 (79.55%) Windows
2 28 (63.64%) MS Exchange
3 26 (59.09%) Microsoft
4 24 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 20 (45.45%) VMware
6 18 (40.91%) SAN
7 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (34.09%) Citrix
9 15 (34.09%) Exchange Server 2010
10 14 (31.82%) Firewall
11 13 (29.55%) Hyper-V
11 13 (29.55%) Cisco
11 13 (29.55%) MS Excel
12 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
13 11 (25.00%) Linux
14 10 (22.73%) ITIL
14 10 (22.73%) SCCM
15 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2012
16 8 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
16 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
16 8 (18.18%) DNS
16 8 (18.18%) MCSE
16 8 (18.18%) Finance
16 8 (18.18%) Business Continuity
16 8 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
17 7 (15.91%) SCOM
17 7 (15.91%) Degree
17 7 (15.91%) CentOS
17 7 (15.91%) NAS

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 28 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 15 (34.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (15.91%) Lync
5 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
5 4 (9.09%) IIS
6 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (2.27%) Apache
7 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (29.55%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.36%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Office 365
2 2 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.27%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 18 (40.91%) SAN
2 14 (31.82%) Firewall
3 8 (18.18%) DNS
4 7 (15.91%) NAS
4 7 (15.91%) DHCP
5 6 (13.64%) VPN
5 6 (13.64%) IPsec
6 5 (11.36%) VoIP
7 4 (9.09%) WAN
7 4 (9.09%) VLAN
7 4 (9.09%) Cisco IPT
7 4 (9.09%) IP Telephony
8 3 (6.82%) LAN
8 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
9 2 (4.55%) SSL
9 2 (4.55%) Internet
9 2 (4.55%) SSH
10 1 (2.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (2.27%) BIG-IP
10 1 (2.27%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Ant
1 2 (4.55%) Maven
1 2 (4.55%) Gradle
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 4 (9.09%) Law
3 2 (4.55%) Games
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) Aerospace
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Client/Server
1 5 (11.36%) Blackberry
2 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Thin Client
3 2 (4.55%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (4.55%) Physics
3 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.55%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.27%) User Experience
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.27%) PKI
4 1 (2.27%) Replication
4 1 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 35 (79.55%) Windows
2 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (25.00%) Linux
4 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (15.91%) CentOS
7 4 (9.09%) Windows Phone
7 4 (9.09%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.55%) UNIX
8 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.27%) AIX
9 1 (2.27%) Solaris
9 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) ITIL
2 8 (18.18%) Business Continuity
3 6 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (11.36%) Service Delivery
4 5 (11.36%) Performance Monitoring
5 4 (9.09%) Business Continuity Planning
5 4 (9.09%) Change Management
5 4 (9.09%) BCP
5 4 (9.09%) CRM
6 2 (4.55%) Release Management
6 2 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.55%) Workflow
6 2 (4.55%) Security Management
6 2 (4.55%) Build Automation
6 2 (4.55%) Dependency Management
6 2 (4.55%) DevOps
6 2 (4.55%) Software Distribution
6 2 (4.55%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (2.27%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) PowerShell
2 4 (9.09%) Python
3 3 (6.82%) SQL
4 2 (4.55%) C
4 2 (4.55%) C++
4 2 (4.55%) Java
4 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.55%) Perl
4 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (18.18%) MCSE
3 7 (15.91%) Degree
4 6 (13.64%) MCSA
4 6 (13.64%) MCITP
5 2 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (4.55%) MCTS
6 1 (2.27%) MCP
6 1 (2.27%) CCNP
6 1 (2.27%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.55%) COBIT
System Software
1 24 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 16 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (29.55%) Hyper-V
4 8 (18.18%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (13.64%) XenApp
6 5 (11.36%) XenServer
7 4 (9.09%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (2.27%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (22.73%) SCCM
2 7 (15.91%) SCOM
3 2 (4.55%) Nagios
3 2 (4.55%) Cacti
3 2 (4.55%) SCVMM
3 2 (4.55%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.27%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 26 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 20 (45.45%) VMware
3 15 (34.09%) Citrix
4 13 (29.55%) Cisco
5 7 (15.91%) HP
6 6 (13.64%) EMC
7 5 (11.36%) CommVault
7 5 (11.36%) Red Hat
8 4 (9.09%) Rackspace
8 4 (9.09%) NetApp
9 3 (6.82%) Oracle
10 1 (2.27%) Twitter
10 1 (2.27%) Mitel
10 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (2.27%) Sage
10 1 (2.27%) Dell
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