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

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 70 57 72
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 10 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.33% 0.23% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.39% 0.23% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 1
Average salary £36,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.29% +8.97%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
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
722 428 660
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.27% 96.83% 95.38%
Number of salaries quoted 611 364 579
Average salary £35,500 £34,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.89% +2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 12 (66.67%) Windows
1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 12 (66.67%) VMware
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (44.44%) vSphere
5 7 (38.89%) Hyper-V
5 7 (38.89%) DNS
5 7 (38.89%) SCCM
6 6 (33.33%) EMC
6 6 (33.33%) NetApp
7 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (27.78%) Citrix
7 5 (27.78%) Cisco
7 5 (27.78%) DHCP
7 5 (27.78%) HP
7 5 (27.78%) ITIL
7 5 (27.78%) SCOM
7 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (22.22%) XenApp
8 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (22.22%) UNIX
8 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
8 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
9 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
9 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 3 (16.67%) Lync
9 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
10 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 4 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (16.67%) Lync
3 2 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (11.11%) JBoss
3 2 (11.11%) Apache
3 2 (11.11%) Tomcat
4 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.56%) IIS
4 1 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) DNS
2 5 (27.78%) DHCP
3 2 (11.11%) IPv4
3 2 (11.11%) SAN
3 2 (11.11%) Unified Communications
4 1 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (5.56%) Firewall
4 1 (5.56%) SSH
4 1 (5.56%) VLAN
4 1 (5.56%) iSCSI
4 1 (5.56%) FTP
4 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.56%) LAN
4 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) CLARiiON
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Windows
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (22.22%) UNIX
5 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (11.11%) Solaris
6 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) ITIL
2 2 (11.11%) BCP
2 2 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (11.11%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (5.56%) Software Deployment
3 1 (5.56%) Network Design
3 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) MCSE
System Software
1 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (44.44%) vSphere
3 7 (38.89%) Hyper-V
4 5 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (22.22%) XenApp
6 2 (11.11%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (38.89%) SCCM
2 5 (27.78%) SCOM
3 2 (11.11%) SCVMM
3 2 (11.11%) SCDPM
3 2 (11.11%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (5.56%) EMC Navisphere
4 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
4 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
4 1 (5.56%) ZABBIX
4 1 (5.56%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (5.56%) Puppet
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) VMware
2 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (33.33%) EMC
3 6 (33.33%) NetApp
4 5 (27.78%) Citrix
4 5 (27.78%) HP
4 5 (27.78%) Cisco
5 2 (11.11%) Dell
5 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 2 (11.11%) McAfee
6 1 (5.56%) AppSense
6 1 (5.56%) 3PAR
6 1 (5.56%) Symantec
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle