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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 120 150 143
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 41 13 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.38% 0.42% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 0.44% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 21 7 21
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £30,900 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
2834 2973 3227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.55% 95.69% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1850 1899 2108
Average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
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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 +11 36 £40,000 +6.66% 10
Edinburgh 0 5 £39,500 +25.39% 3
Infrastructure Engineer
UK

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 57 (83.82%) Windows
1 57 (83.82%) Windows Server
2 50 (73.53%) Microsoft
3 48 (70.59%) Active Directory
4 44 (64.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 40 (58.82%) SQL Server
6 37 (54.41%) Firewall
7 36 (52.94%) VMware
8 35 (51.47%) DNS
9 34 (50.00%) DHCP
10 33 (48.53%) ITIL
10 33 (48.53%) SAN
10 33 (48.53%) Microsoft Azure
11 32 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
12 31 (45.59%) SQL
13 29 (42.65%) MS Exchange
14 25 (36.76%) Hyper-V
15 22 (32.35%) MS Excel
15 22 (32.35%) SLA
16 20 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
16 20 (29.41%) SCCM
17 19 (27.94%) SCOM
18 17 (25.00%) Load Balancing
18 17 (25.00%) Project Management
19 16 (23.53%) Office 365
20 15 (22.06%) HP
20 15 (22.06%) WAN
20 15 (22.06%) LAN
21 14 (20.59%) Dell
21 14 (20.59%) Business Continuity

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 29 (42.65%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (7.35%) IIS
3 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (4.41%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.94%) Apache
5 2 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.94%) JBoss
5 2 (2.94%) Node.js
5 2 (2.94%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (32.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (48.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (23.53%) Office 365
3 3 (4.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (54.41%) Firewall
2 35 (51.47%) DNS
3 34 (50.00%) DHCP
4 33 (48.53%) SAN
5 15 (22.06%) LAN
5 15 (22.06%) WAN
6 8 (11.76%) Internet
7 5 (7.35%) VoIP
7 5 (7.35%) VPN
8 4 (5.88%) SSL
9 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
9 2 (2.94%) Wireless
10 1 (1.47%) BGP
10 1 (1.47%) Ethernet
10 1 (1.47%) Intranet
10 1 (1.47%) IPsec
10 1 (1.47%) MPLS
10 1 (1.47%) OSPF
10 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.47%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.41%) MSDE
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (8.82%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Games
2 4 (5.88%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) Java EE
1 2 (2.94%) Web Services
2 1 (1.47%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.41%) Physics
3 2 (2.94%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.47%) Clustering
4 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.47%) EPoS
4 1 (1.47%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 57 (83.82%) Windows
1 57 (83.82%) Windows Server
2 44 (64.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (17.65%) Linux
6 7 (10.29%) Unix
7 2 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.94%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.94%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (48.53%) ITIL
2 17 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 17 (25.00%) Project Management
3 14 (20.59%) Business Continuity
4 10 (14.71%) Matrix Management
5 8 (11.76%) Change Control
5 8 (11.76%) ITIL V3
6 6 (8.82%) High Availability
7 5 (7.35%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (7.35%) CRM
7 5 (7.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (5.88%) Facilities Management
8 4 (5.88%) Migration
8 4 (5.88%) Operations Management
9 3 (4.41%) Build Automation
9 3 (4.41%) DevOps
9 3 (4.41%) Mentoring
9 3 (4.41%) Performance Analysis
9 3 (4.41%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 31 (45.59%) SQL
2 5 (7.35%) Perl
3 3 (4.41%) Python
4 2 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (13.24%) MCSE
3 5 (7.35%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (7.35%) MCP
4 4 (5.88%) CCNA
5 3 (4.41%) Degree
5 3 (4.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.47%) CCNP
6 1 (1.47%) MCITP
6 1 (1.47%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (32.35%) SLA
2 13 (19.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 48 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 32 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (36.76%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.88%) XenApp
5 3 (4.41%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.94%) vSphere
7 1 (1.47%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 20 (29.41%) SCCM
2 19 (27.94%) SCOM
3 4 (5.88%) NetBackup
4 2 (2.94%) Puppet
5 1 (1.47%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 50 (73.53%) Microsoft
2 36 (52.94%) VMware
3 15 (22.06%) HP
4 14 (20.59%) Dell
5 13 (19.12%) Kaspersky
5 13 (19.12%) Siemens
5 13 (19.12%) WatchGuard
6 9 (13.24%) Citrix
7 6 (8.82%) Cisco
8 5 (7.35%) EMC
9 2 (2.94%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.47%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.47%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.47%) IBM
10 1 (1.47%) Intel Security
10 1 (1.47%) Juniper
10 1 (1.47%) SolarWinds
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