The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 69 67 56
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 7 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.91% 0.98% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.94% 1.02% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 2
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.82%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
Infrastructure Engineer
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
743 689 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.87% 96.50% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 636 583 424
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in the job title across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Sheffield region.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Sheffield

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (86.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (80.00%) SAN
4 11 (73.33%) Citrix
5 10 (66.67%) MS Exchange
6 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
7 8 (53.33%) Linux
7 8 (53.33%) NetApp
7 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
9 6 (40.00%) SLA
9 6 (40.00%) VPN
9 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
9 6 (40.00%) MS Office
9 6 (40.00%) UNIX
9 6 (40.00%) Clustering
9 6 (40.00%) Symantec
9 6 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
9 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (40.00%) NAS
9 6 (40.00%) XenApp
9 6 (40.00%) Kaspersky
9 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
9 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (40.00%) Change Control

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 10 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) SAN
2 6 (40.00%) NAS
2 6 (40.00%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
3 1 (6.67%) LAN
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (40.00%) UNIX
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (26.67%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (6.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Change Control
2 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
2 2 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (13.33%) Data Protection
2 2 (13.33%) Network Management
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Process Management
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
3 6 (40.00%) XenApp
4 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (6.67%) Firmware
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (6.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (40.00%) Opsview
2 1 (6.67%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (73.33%) Citrix
3 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (53.33%) NetApp
5 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
5 6 (40.00%) Symantec
5 6 (40.00%) Kaspersky
6 5 (33.33%) Cisco
7 4 (26.67%) EMC
8 1 (6.67%) HP
8 1 (6.67%) Veeam
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
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