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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 112 146 145
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 37 19 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.34% 0.59% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 0.61% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 30 6 17
Median salary £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,356 £31,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £37,500 £35,250
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +6.38%
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
2644 3091 3556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.90% 95.49% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1632 1969 2286
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £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 30 August 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 30 August 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
Glasgow +7 18 £37,250 +16.40% 1
Edinburgh +15 14 £35,000 -22.22% 1
West Lothian - 2 £37,000 - 1
Aberdeen - 1 £49,000 -
Midlothian - 1 £27,500 - 1
South Lanarkshire - 1 £32,500 -
Infrastructure Engineer
UK

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 68 (82.93%) Windows
2 59 (71.95%) Active Directory
3 57 (69.51%) Windows Server
4 53 (64.63%) VMware
5 52 (63.41%) Hyper-V
5 52 (63.41%) Microsoft
6 49 (59.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 42 (51.22%) VMware Infrastructure
8 38 (46.34%) Firewall
9 34 (41.46%) SQL Server
10 33 (40.24%) ITIL
11 32 (39.02%) SCCM
11 32 (39.02%) Microsoft Azure
12 30 (36.59%) SCOM
13 28 (34.15%) SQL
14 27 (32.93%) DNS
15 26 (31.71%) DHCP
16 25 (30.49%) SLA
17 24 (29.27%) SAN
17 24 (29.27%) Windows Server 2003
18 22 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
19 20 (24.39%) Load Balancing
20 17 (20.73%) Cisco
20 17 (20.73%) Office 365
21 16 (19.51%) MS Excel
22 14 (17.07%) WAN
23 13 (15.85%) MS Exchange
23 13 (15.85%) LAN
23 13 (15.85%) Linux
24 12 (14.63%) vSphere

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 13 (15.85%) MS Exchange
2 8 (9.76%) Skype for Business
3 3 (3.66%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.44%) IIS
5 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (19.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 32 (39.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (20.73%) Office 365
3 6 (7.32%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 38 (46.34%) Firewall
2 27 (32.93%) DNS
3 26 (31.71%) DHCP
4 24 (29.27%) SAN
5 14 (17.07%) WAN
6 13 (15.85%) LAN
7 6 (7.32%) Skype
7 6 (7.32%) VPN
8 4 (4.88%) TCP/IP
9 3 (3.66%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (3.66%) Wireless
10 2 (2.44%) Ethernet
11 1 (1.22%) MPLS
11 1 (1.22%) NAS
11 1 (1.22%) VLAN
11 1 (1.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (41.46%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.22%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (8.54%) Games
2 3 (3.66%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.44%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.88%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.66%) EMC VNX
3 3 (3.66%) EqualLogic
3 3 (3.66%) Informatics
3 3 (3.66%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.22%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.22%) Blog
5 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.22%) Clustering
5 1 (1.22%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.22%) FMCG
5 1 (1.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 68 (82.93%) Windows
2 57 (69.51%) Windows Server
3 49 (59.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (29.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (26.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (15.85%) Linux
7 6 (7.32%) Windows 10
7 6 (7.32%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.44%) Unix
9 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.22%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.22%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (40.24%) ITIL
2 20 (24.39%) Load Balancing
3 9 (10.98%) Change Control
3 9 (10.98%) Security Operations
4 8 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (8.54%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (8.54%) ITIL V3
6 6 (7.32%) DevOps
7 5 (6.10%) Configuration Management
8 4 (4.88%) Analytics
8 4 (4.88%) Business Continuity
9 3 (3.66%) Change Management
9 3 (3.66%) Matrix Management
9 3 (3.66%) Matrix Organization
9 3 (3.66%) Project Management
10 2 (2.44%) Capacity Management
10 2 (2.44%) Data Protection
10 2 (2.44%) Migration
10 2 (2.44%) Presales
11 1 (1.22%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 28 (34.15%) SQL
2 9 (10.98%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.22%) Python
3 1 (1.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (10.98%) CCNA
1 9 (10.98%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (10.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (8.54%) MCSE
3 6 (7.32%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.32%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.88%) Degree
5 3 (3.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.44%) MCP
7 1 (1.22%) CCENT
7 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.22%) MCSA
7 1 (1.22%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (30.49%) SLA
2 7 (8.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 59 (71.95%) Active Directory
2 52 (63.41%) Hyper-V
3 42 (51.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (14.63%) vSphere
5 6 (7.32%) BitLocker
6 5 (6.10%) XenApp
7 3 (3.66%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.22%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.22%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.22%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.22%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.22%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.22%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 32 (39.02%) SCCM
2 30 (36.59%) SCOM
3 9 (10.98%) Puppet
4 6 (7.32%) Microsoft Intune
5 5 (6.10%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (3.66%) Backup Exec
7 2 (2.44%) Ansible
7 2 (2.44%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (2.44%) vRealize
8 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (1.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (1.22%) WSUS
8 1 (1.22%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 53 (64.63%) VMware
2 52 (63.41%) Microsoft
3 17 (20.73%) Cisco
4 9 (10.98%) Citrix
5 8 (9.76%) Dell
6 5 (6.10%) NetApp
6 5 (6.10%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.88%) EMC
8 3 (3.66%) HP
8 3 (3.66%) Intel Security
8 3 (3.66%) Kaspersky
8 3 (3.66%) Siemens
8 3 (3.66%) Symantec
8 3 (3.66%) WatchGuard
9 2 (2.44%) CommVault
9 2 (2.44%) IBM
9 2 (2.44%) Juniper
10 1 (1.22%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.22%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.22%) Veeam
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