The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 150 145 136
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 13 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.36% 0.50% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.52% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 11
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £39,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Job Titles Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3452 3075 2887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.81% 95.41% 92.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2241 2020 2015
Average salary £40,000 £40,799 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.95% +5.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Infrastructure Engineer
UK

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -14 6 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Glasgow -15 5 £55,000 +57.14% 3
North Lanarkshire - 1 £37,500 - 1
South Lanarkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
UK

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 31 (83.78%) Windows
2 19 (51.35%) MS Exchange
2 19 (51.35%) Microsoft
3 18 (48.65%) Active Directory
3 18 (48.65%) Citrix
4 15 (40.54%) VMware
5 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (37.84%) SAN
6 13 (35.14%) Linux
6 13 (35.14%) SCCM
7 12 (32.43%) Firewall
7 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
7 12 (32.43%) Exchange Server 2010
8 11 (29.73%) SCOM
9 10 (27.03%) Hyper-V
10 8 (21.62%) CentOS
10 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (18.92%) Red Hat
11 7 (18.92%) NAS
11 7 (18.92%) XenApp
11 7 (18.92%) XenServer
11 7 (18.92%) Business Continuity
12 6 (16.22%) Capacity Planning
12 6 (16.22%) EMC
12 6 (16.22%) HP
12 6 (16.22%) Cisco
13 5 (13.51%) CommVault
13 5 (13.51%) Python

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 19 (51.35%) MS Exchange
2 12 (32.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.11%) Lync
4 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.70%) IIS
5 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (32.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Office 365
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.70%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 14 (37.84%) SAN
2 12 (32.43%) Firewall
3 7 (18.92%) NAS
4 5 (13.51%) DHCP
4 5 (13.51%) VPN
4 5 (13.51%) DNS
4 5 (13.51%) IPsec
5 4 (10.81%) VLAN
6 3 (8.11%) VoIP
7 2 (5.41%) WAN
7 2 (5.41%) Internet
8 1 (2.70%) LAN
8 1 (2.70%) WLAN
8 1 (2.70%) SSL
8 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
8 1 (2.70%) SSH
8 1 (2.70%) BIG-IP
8 1 (2.70%) Wireless
8 1 (2.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Maven
2 2 (5.41%) Gradle
2 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
2 2 (5.41%) FishEye
2 2 (5.41%) JIRA
2 2 (5.41%) Subversion
2 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.41%) Ant
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Games
3 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Client/Server
2 3 (8.11%) Thin Client
2 3 (8.11%) Replication
2 3 (8.11%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.41%) Physics
3 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.70%) Clustering
4 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 31 (83.78%) Windows
2 14 (37.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (35.14%) Linux
4 8 (21.62%) CentOS
4 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.41%) UNIX
8 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.92%) Business Continuity
2 6 (16.22%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (10.81%) Business Continuity Planning
3 4 (10.81%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (10.81%) DevOps
3 4 (10.81%) ITIL
3 4 (10.81%) CRM
3 4 (10.81%) BCP
3 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (8.11%) Change Management
4 3 (8.11%) High Availability
5 2 (5.41%) Software Distribution
5 2 (5.41%) Build Automation
5 2 (5.41%) Dependency Management
5 2 (5.41%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.41%) Workflow
5 2 (5.41%) Information Management
5 2 (5.41%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) Python
2 4 (10.81%) C++
2 4 (10.81%) Java
2 4 (10.81%) Perl
2 4 (10.81%) SQL
3 2 (5.41%) C
3 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) MCSE
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.11%) MCITP
3 1 (2.70%) CCNP
3 1 (2.70%) CCNA
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.70%) MCSA
3 1 (2.70%) MCTS
3 1 (2.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (48.65%) Active Directory
2 10 (27.03%) Hyper-V
3 8 (21.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (18.92%) XenApp
4 7 (18.92%) XenServer
5 4 (10.81%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (8.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 3 (8.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (35.14%) SCCM
2 11 (29.73%) SCOM
3 2 (5.41%) Cacti
3 2 (5.41%) SCVMM
3 2 (5.41%) Nagios
4 1 (2.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (2.70%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 19 (51.35%) Microsoft
2 18 (48.65%) Citrix
3 15 (40.54%) VMware
4 7 (18.92%) Red Hat
5 6 (16.22%) EMC
5 6 (16.22%) HP
5 6 (16.22%) Cisco
6 5 (13.51%) CommVault
6 5 (13.51%) Oracle
7 4 (10.81%) Rackspace
7 4 (10.81%) NetApp
8 3 (8.11%) Dell
9 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (2.70%) Sage
10 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.70%) Mitel
10 1 (2.70%) ServiceNow
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