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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 142 120 127
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 19 39 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.58% 1.17% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.61% 1.23% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 11 28 20
Average salary £32,500 £33,250 £34,710
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.25% -4.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,850 £30,756
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,100 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
3132 3179 3068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.81% 95.41% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2057 2023 2183
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 28 November 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 28 November 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
Edinburgh -13 11 £30,500 -26.06% 1
Glasgow -1 5 £36,250 +6.61% 1
Aberdeen +6 2 £37,500 -1.31%
Renfrewshire -9 1 £28,000 -8.94%
Stirling - 1 £75,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
UK

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 33 (75.00%) Windows
2 28 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 26 (59.09%) MS Exchange
4 24 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 23 (52.27%) VMware
6 22 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (43.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (36.36%) Cisco
9 15 (34.09%) SAN
9 15 (34.09%) Hyper-V
10 14 (31.82%) Firewall
10 14 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2010
11 13 (29.55%) MS Excel
12 11 (25.00%) ITIL
13 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (22.73%) Linux
13 10 (22.73%) Lync
13 10 (22.73%) VMware ESXi
14 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (20.45%) PowerShell
14 9 (20.45%) DNS
14 9 (20.45%) Citrix
15 8 (18.18%) DHCP
16 7 (15.91%) VPN
16 7 (15.91%) LAN
16 7 (15.91%) WAN
16 7 (15.91%) SQL Server
16 7 (15.91%) MS Office
16 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
16 7 (15.91%) Blackberry

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 26 (59.09%) MS Exchange
2 14 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (22.73%) Lync
4 6 (13.64%) IIS
5 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
6 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (2.27%) Apache
8 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (29.55%) MS Excel
2 7 (15.91%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Office 365
2 2 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.27%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.09%) SAN
2 14 (31.82%) Firewall
3 9 (20.45%) DNS
4 8 (18.18%) DHCP
5 7 (15.91%) VPN
5 7 (15.91%) LAN
5 7 (15.91%) WAN
6 6 (13.64%) VoIP
6 6 (13.64%) IPsec
6 6 (13.64%) IP Telephony
6 6 (13.64%) Cisco IPT
6 6 (13.64%) NAS
7 5 (11.36%) VLAN
8 3 (6.82%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (6.82%) SSL
8 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
9 2 (4.55%) Internet
9 2 (4.55%) SSH
10 1 (2.27%) FTP
10 1 (2.27%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (15.91%) 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 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Law
3 2 (4.55%) Games
3 2 (4.55%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.55%) Back Office
4 1 (2.27%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Blackberry
2 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (4.55%) Physics
3 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Clustering
4 1 (2.27%) PKI
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.27%) User Experience
4 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.27%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 33 (75.00%) Windows
2 19 (43.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (22.73%) Linux
4 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (13.64%) Windows Phone
6 6 (13.64%) Windows XP
6 6 (13.64%) CentOS
7 5 (11.36%) UNIX
8 2 (4.55%) Solaris
8 2 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.27%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.27%) AIX
9 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) ITIL
2 7 (15.91%) Business Continuity
3 6 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (13.64%) Service Delivery
4 5 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (9.09%) CRM
5 4 (9.09%) Business Continuity Planning
5 4 (9.09%) BCP
5 4 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (6.82%) Change Management
7 2 (4.55%) Security Management
7 2 (4.55%) Workflow
7 2 (4.55%) Dependency Management
7 2 (4.55%) Release Management
7 2 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.55%) Build Automation
7 2 (4.55%) Software Deployment
7 2 (4.55%) Software Distribution
7 2 (4.55%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (4.55%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.45%) PowerShell
2 4 (9.09%) Python
3 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.55%) C
3 2 (4.55%) C++
3 2 (4.55%) Java
3 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.55%) Perl
3 2 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (15.91%) Degree
3 6 (13.64%) MCSE
3 6 (13.64%) MCSA
4 5 (11.36%) MCITP
5 2 (4.55%) MCTS
6 1 (2.27%) MCP
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (4.55%) COBIT
System Software
1 24 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 22 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (34.09%) Hyper-V
4 10 (22.73%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (13.64%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (6.82%) XenApp
7 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (15.91%) SCCM
2 4 (9.09%) SCOM
3 2 (4.55%) SCVMM
3 2 (4.55%) Cacti
3 2 (4.55%) Nagios
3 2 (4.55%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (2.27%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 28 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 23 (52.27%) VMware
3 16 (36.36%) Cisco
4 9 (20.45%) Citrix
5 6 (13.64%) HP
6 5 (11.36%) EMC
6 5 (11.36%) Red Hat
7 4 (9.09%) CommVault
7 4 (9.09%) NetApp
7 4 (9.09%) Rackspace
8 2 (4.55%) Oracle
9 1 (2.27%) Hitachi
9 1 (2.27%) Sage
9 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (2.27%) Mitel
9 1 (2.27%) Twitter
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