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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 135 131 140
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 25 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.68% 0.66% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.70% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 15
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.92% +8.57%
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
3505 2870 2942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.76% 94.53% 93.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2252 1884 2036
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 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 August 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 £38,000 +16.92% 2
Edinburgh -8 9 £30,000 -16.66%
Aberdeen +11 2 - - 2
Stirling - 2 £48,000 - 1
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 28 August 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 37 (84.09%) Windows
2 25 (56.82%) MS Exchange
3 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 24 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 19 (43.18%) VMware
5 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (40.91%) Citrix
5 18 (40.91%) SAN
6 16 (36.36%) Firewall
7 15 (34.09%) Exchange Server 2010
8 14 (31.82%) Linux
8 14 (31.82%) MS Excel
9 13 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (29.55%) Hyper-V
10 11 (25.00%) SCCM
11 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
11 10 (22.73%) Cisco
11 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (20.45%) HP
12 9 (20.45%) Business Continuity
13 8 (18.18%) SCOM
13 8 (18.18%) CentOS
13 8 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
13 8 (18.18%) EMC
13 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
13 8 (18.18%) ITIL
14 7 (15.91%) MCSE
14 7 (15.91%) Red Hat
14 7 (15.91%) NAS
14 7 (15.91%) Finance

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 25 (56.82%) MS Exchange
2 15 (34.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (13.64%) Lync
5 3 (6.82%) IIS
5 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
5 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 14 (31.82%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.09%) 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 16 (36.36%) Firewall
3 7 (15.91%) NAS
4 6 (13.64%) DNS
5 5 (11.36%) VPN
5 5 (11.36%) DHCP
5 5 (11.36%) IPsec
6 4 (9.09%) VLAN
7 3 (6.82%) VoIP
7 3 (6.82%) Cisco IPT
7 3 (6.82%) IP Telephony
8 2 (4.55%) TCP/IP
8 2 (4.55%) WAN
8 2 (4.55%) Internet
9 1 (2.27%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (2.27%) SSL
9 1 (2.27%) WLAN
9 1 (2.27%) LAN
9 1 (2.27%) SSH
9 1 (2.27%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Maven
2 2 (4.55%) Subversion
2 2 (4.55%) JIRA
2 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.55%) Ant
2 2 (4.55%) FishEye
2 2 (4.55%) Gradle
2 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Law
3 2 (4.55%) Games
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Fat Client
1 4 (9.09%) Client/Server
1 4 (9.09%) Thin Client
1 4 (9.09%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.82%) Replication
3 2 (4.55%) Physics
3 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.55%) Augmented Reality
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 37 (84.09%) Windows
2 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (31.82%) Linux
4 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (18.18%) CentOS
5 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.82%) Windows Phone
6 3 (6.82%) UNIX
6 3 (6.82%) Windows XP
6 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.27%) AIX
7 1 (2.27%) Solaris
7 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.45%) Business Continuity
2 8 (18.18%) ITIL
3 6 (13.64%) Capacity Planning
3 6 (13.64%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (11.36%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 4 (9.09%) Change Management
5 4 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (9.09%) CRM
5 4 (9.09%) BCP
5 4 (9.09%) DevOps
5 4 (9.09%) Business Continuity Planning
6 3 (6.82%) High Availability
7 2 (4.55%) Information Management
7 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.55%) Workflow
7 2 (4.55%) Security Management
7 2 (4.55%) Release Management
7 2 (4.55%) Build Automation
7 2 (4.55%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.36%) Python
2 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 4 (9.09%) C++
2 4 (9.09%) Java
2 4 (9.09%) Perl
3 3 (6.82%) SQL
4 2 (4.55%) C
4 2 (4.55%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (15.91%) MCSE
3 5 (11.36%) MCSA
3 5 (11.36%) MCITP
4 3 (6.82%) Degree
5 2 (4.55%) MCTS
6 1 (2.27%) CCNP
6 1 (2.27%) CCNA
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.27%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.27%) COBIT
System Software
1 24 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 13 (29.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (29.55%) Hyper-V
3 7 (15.91%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (13.64%) XenApp
5 5 (11.36%) XenServer
6 3 (6.82%) vSphere
6 3 (6.82%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (6.82%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 11 (25.00%) SCCM
2 8 (18.18%) SCOM
3 2 (4.55%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.55%) Cacti
3 2 (4.55%) SCVMM
3 2 (4.55%) Nagios
4 1 (2.27%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 19 (43.18%) VMware
3 18 (40.91%) Citrix
4 10 (22.73%) Cisco
5 9 (20.45%) HP
6 8 (18.18%) EMC
7 7 (15.91%) Red Hat
8 6 (13.64%) NetApp
9 5 (11.36%) CommVault
10 4 (9.09%) Oracle
10 4 (9.09%) Rackspace
11 3 (6.82%) Dell
12 1 (2.27%) Twitter
12 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint
12 1 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (2.27%) Sage
12 1 (2.27%) SolarWinds
12 1 (2.27%) Mitel
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