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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
UK / Scotland
Rank 82 112 147
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +35
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 50 37 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.23% 1.28% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.32% 1.34% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 41 18 8
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,167 £32,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £39,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,200
% change year-on-year
- +4.71%

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
2154 2759 2822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.95% 95.43% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1376 1813 1875
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +14 27 £44,500 +11.25%
Edinburgh +19 24 £37,500 +7.14%
Aberdeen - 2 £50,250 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £30,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
UK

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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 61 (70.93%) Windows
2 60 (69.77%) Active Directory
3 44 (51.16%) VMware
4 42 (48.84%) Windows Server
5 40 (46.51%) Microsoft
6 30 (34.88%) MS Exchange
7 29 (33.72%) SCCM
8 27 (31.40%) Hyper-V
9 26 (30.23%) VMware Infrastructure
10 23 (26.74%) ITIL
10 23 (26.74%) Data Centre
11 22 (25.58%) SCOM
11 22 (25.58%) Firewall
12 20 (23.26%) SQL Server
12 20 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
13 19 (22.09%) SQL
13 19 (22.09%) DNS
13 19 (22.09%) Cisco
14 18 (20.93%) Microsoft Certification
14 18 (20.93%) SAN
14 18 (20.93%) PowerShell
14 18 (20.93%) Office 365
15 17 (19.77%) Windows Server 2012
15 17 (19.77%) Windows Server 2003
15 17 (19.77%) LAN
15 17 (19.77%) WAN
15 17 (19.77%) MCSE
16 16 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
17 15 (17.44%) vSphere
17 15 (17.44%) Skype for Business

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 30 (34.88%) MS Exchange
2 15 (17.44%) Skype for Business
3 11 (12.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (12.79%) IIS
4 10 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (8.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (5.81%) SharePoint
7 4 (4.65%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (3.49%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (10.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (20.93%) Office 365
2 16 (18.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (13.95%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (5.81%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (25.58%) Firewall
2 19 (22.09%) DNS
3 18 (20.93%) SAN
4 17 (19.77%) LAN
4 17 (19.77%) WAN
5 14 (16.28%) DHCP
5 14 (16.28%) Skype
6 6 (6.98%) VPN
7 3 (3.49%) Internet
7 3 (3.49%) NAS
7 3 (3.49%) NetScaler
7 3 (3.49%) VSAN
8 2 (2.33%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (2.33%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.26%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (4.65%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.16%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Oracle Forms
General
1 8 (9.30%) Finance
2 5 (5.81%) Back Office
3 2 (2.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.33%) .NET
1 2 (2.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.74%) Data Centre
2 9 (10.47%) Private Cloud
3 7 (8.14%) EMC VNX
4 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.33%) Clustering
4 2 (2.33%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.16%) Blog
5 1 (1.16%) Cyber Attack
5 1 (1.16%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.16%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.16%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 61 (70.93%) Windows
2 42 (48.84%) Windows Server
3 20 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (19.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (19.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (13.95%) Windows 10
6 8 (9.30%) Linux
7 6 (6.98%) Windows XP
8 4 (4.65%) OpenVMS
8 4 (4.65%) Windows 2000
9 3 (3.49%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.33%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.33%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.16%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.74%) ITIL
2 13 (15.12%) DevOps
3 12 (13.95%) ITIL V3
4 10 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (8.14%) Service Delivery
5 7 (8.14%) Time Management
6 5 (5.81%) Change Control
6 5 (5.81%) Coaching
6 5 (5.81%) Load Balancing
6 5 (5.81%) Mentoring
7 4 (4.65%) Business Continuity
7 4 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.65%) Information Security
7 4 (4.65%) Line Management
7 4 (4.65%) Network Management
7 4 (4.65%) QMS
7 4 (4.65%) Quality Management
8 3 (3.49%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.33%) BCP
9 2 (2.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (22.09%) SQL
2 18 (20.93%) PowerShell
3 6 (6.98%) VBScript
4 4 (4.65%) VB
5 3 (3.49%) C#
6 2 (2.33%) Java
6 2 (2.33%) Python
7 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.16%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (20.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (19.77%) MCSE
3 12 (13.95%) SC Cleared
3 12 (13.95%) Security Cleared
4 7 (8.14%) Degree
5 5 (5.81%) CCNA
5 5 (5.81%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (4.65%) HND
7 3 (3.49%) CCA
7 3 (3.49%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (3.49%) MCSA
7 3 (3.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.33%) CCNP
8 2 (2.33%) MCITP
9 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.14%) SLA
2 3 (3.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 60 (69.77%) Active Directory
2 27 (31.40%) Hyper-V
3 26 (30.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (17.44%) vSphere
5 12 (13.95%) BitLocker
6 8 (9.30%) VMware ESX
7 7 (8.14%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (4.65%) ISA Server
9 3 (3.49%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (2.33%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (2.33%) UAG
10 2 (2.33%) XenApp
11 1 (1.16%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 29 (33.72%) SCCM
2 22 (25.58%) SCOM
3 12 (13.95%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (5.81%) Puppet
4 5 (5.81%) SCVMM
5 4 (4.65%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (3.49%) Nagios
7 2 (2.33%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.16%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.16%) MOM
8 1 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.16%) SCSM
8 1 (1.16%) WSUS
Vendors
1 44 (51.16%) VMware
2 40 (46.51%) Microsoft
3 19 (22.09%) Cisco
4 10 (11.63%) NetApp
5 8 (9.30%) EMC
6 7 (8.14%) Citrix
7 6 (6.98%) Dell
8 5 (5.81%) HP
8 5 (5.81%) Oracle
9 4 (4.65%) CommVault
9 4 (4.65%) SolarWinds
10 3 (3.49%) Veeam
10 3 (3.49%) Zerto
11 2 (2.33%) F5
11 2 (2.33%) IBM
11 2 (2.33%) Intel Security
11 2 (2.33%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.33%) Samsung
11 2 (2.33%) Splunk