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 24 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 118 140 164
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +24
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 38 27 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.33% 0.85% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 0.89% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 10
Median salary £34,750 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.77% +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,144 £38,800 £29,850
10% offered a salary of more than £46,300 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
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
2737 3041 3516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 96.10% 95.30% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1581 1954 2317
Median salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 -6 19 £34,500 -42.50% 1
Edinburgh +17 18 £35,000 -22.22% 3
South Lanarkshire - 1 £32,500 -
Infrastructure Engineer
UK

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 82 (89.13%) Windows
2 72 (78.26%) Active Directory
2 72 (78.26%) Windows Server 2012
2 72 (78.26%) Windows Server
3 65 (70.65%) Microsoft
4 56 (60.87%) VMware
5 55 (59.78%) Firewall
6 54 (58.70%) Hyper-V
7 52 (56.52%) SQL Server
8 49 (53.26%) SQL
8 49 (53.26%) VMware Infrastructure
8 49 (53.26%) Microsoft Azure
9 44 (47.83%) DHCP
9 44 (47.83%) DNS
10 38 (41.30%) SLA
11 35 (38.04%) SCCM
12 34 (36.96%) ITIL
13 33 (35.87%) SCOM
14 31 (33.70%) SAN
14 31 (33.70%) Windows Server 2003
15 26 (28.26%) MS Exchange
15 26 (28.26%) Office 365
16 25 (27.17%) Windows Server 2008
17 23 (25.00%) Load Balancing
17 23 (25.00%) WAN
18 22 (23.91%) LAN
18 22 (23.91%) Dell
19 21 (22.83%) MS Excel
20 19 (20.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 18 (19.57%) Cisco

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 26 (28.26%) MS Exchange
2 5 (5.43%) Skype for Business
3 4 (4.35%) IIS
3 4 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.09%) Apache
5 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.09%) JBoss
5 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (22.83%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 49 (53.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (28.26%) Office 365
3 3 (3.26%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.26%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.09%) Bluemix
5 1 (1.09%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 55 (59.78%) Firewall
2 44 (47.83%) DHCP
2 44 (47.83%) DNS
3 31 (33.70%) SAN
4 23 (25.00%) WAN
5 22 (23.91%) LAN
6 5 (5.43%) VPN
7 4 (4.35%) Wireless
8 3 (3.26%) Skype
8 3 (3.26%) TCP/IP
9 2 (2.17%) Ethernet
9 2 (2.17%) NAS
10 1 (1.09%) FirePass
10 1 (1.09%) MPLS
10 1 (1.09%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (1.09%) VLAN
10 1 (1.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (56.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (9.78%) Games
2 3 (3.26%) Banking
2 3 (3.26%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.09%) Java EE
1 1 (1.09%) Middleware
1 1 (1.09%) Node.js
1 1 (1.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.61%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 4 (4.35%) EqualLogic
3 3 (3.26%) Informatics
4 2 (2.17%) Clustering
4 2 (2.17%) EMC VNX
4 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.17%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.09%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.09%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.09%) EPoS
5 1 (1.09%) FMCG
5 1 (1.09%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.09%) PKI
5 1 (1.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 82 (89.13%) Windows
2 72 (78.26%) Windows Server
2 72 (78.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 31 (33.70%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (27.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (10.87%) Linux
6 4 (4.35%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.26%) Unix
7 3 (3.26%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (36.96%) ITIL
2 23 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 17 (18.48%) Business Continuity
4 14 (15.22%) Project Management
5 13 (14.13%) Matrix Management
5 13 (14.13%) Matrix Organization
6 9 (9.78%) Change Control
6 9 (9.78%) Security Operations
7 7 (7.61%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (4.35%) CRM
9 4 (4.35%) ITIL V3
10 3 (3.26%) Analytics
10 3 (3.26%) Change Management
10 3 (3.26%) DevOps
11 2 (2.17%) Configuration Management
11 2 (2.17%) Data Protection
11 2 (2.17%) High Availability
11 2 (2.17%) Presales
11 2 (2.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 49 (53.26%) SQL
2 4 (4.35%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.09%) Java
3 1 (1.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (8.70%) CCNA
1 8 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (7.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (6.52%) MCSE
4 4 (4.35%) Degree
5 3 (3.26%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.26%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.17%) MCP
7 1 (1.09%) CCENT
7 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.09%) MCSA
7 1 (1.09%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (41.30%) SLA
2 19 (20.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 72 (78.26%) Active Directory
2 54 (58.70%) Hyper-V
3 49 (53.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (13.04%) vSphere
5 6 (6.52%) XenApp
6 3 (3.26%) BitLocker
7 2 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.09%) Docker
8 1 (1.09%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (1.09%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.09%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.09%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.09%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 35 (38.04%) SCCM
2 33 (35.87%) SCOM
3 5 (5.43%) Puppet
4 4 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.26%) Backup Exec
5 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (2.17%) Ansible
6 2 (2.17%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (2.17%) vRealize
7 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (1.09%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (1.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (1.09%) WSUS
7 1 (1.09%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 65 (70.65%) Microsoft
2 56 (60.87%) VMware
3 22 (23.91%) Dell
4 18 (19.57%) Cisco
5 16 (17.39%) HP
5 16 (17.39%) Kaspersky
5 16 (17.39%) Siemens
5 16 (17.39%) WatchGuard
6 11 (11.96%) Citrix
7 4 (4.35%) Intel Security
7 4 (4.35%) NetApp
7 4 (4.35%) Red Hat
8 3 (3.26%) EMC
8 3 (3.26%) IBM
8 3 (3.26%) Symantec
9 2 (2.17%) CommVault
9 2 (2.17%) Juniper
9 2 (2.17%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.09%) Avaya
10 1 (1.09%) Veeam
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