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

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 51 69 64
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 18 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.03% 1.27% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.14% 1.30% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 1
Average salary £51,250 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.42% -17.64%
UK excluding London average salary £38,250 £38,400 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.39% +2.40%
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
573 693 666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.30% 98.02% 98.96%
Number of salaries quoted 479 593 557
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 31 (83.78%) VMware
2 30 (81.08%) Linux
3 28 (75.68%) Red Hat
4 27 (72.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 26 (70.27%) Windows
6 24 (64.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 20 (54.05%) Opscode Chef
8 19 (51.35%) Bash Shell
8 19 (51.35%) Perl
9 18 (48.65%) Salt
10 17 (45.95%) Python
11 16 (43.24%) Informix
11 16 (43.24%) MySQL
11 16 (43.24%) SQL Server
11 16 (43.24%) Nagios
11 16 (43.24%) Opsview
11 16 (43.24%) F5
11 16 (43.24%) Graphite
12 15 (40.54%) Data Centre
12 15 (40.54%) vSphere
12 15 (40.54%) Ruby
12 15 (40.54%) Oracle
12 15 (40.54%) NetApp
13 14 (37.84%) Cisco
13 14 (37.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 14 (37.84%) Microsoft Azure
13 14 (37.84%) Amazon AWS
14 13 (35.14%) Cacti
14 13 (35.14%) Internet
14 13 (35.14%) Symantec

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (29.73%) Apache
1 11 (29.73%) CloudStack
2 10 (27.03%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (37.84%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (37.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.41%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (35.14%) Internet
2 9 (24.32%) NAS
2 9 (24.32%) SAN
3 5 (13.51%) Firewall
4 2 (5.41%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) Informix
1 16 (43.24%) MySQL
1 16 (43.24%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.03%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.70%) Big Data
3 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
3 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
1 2 (5.41%) JIRA
1 2 (5.41%) Subversion
2 1 (2.70%) Hudson
General
1 5 (13.51%) Back Office
1 5 (13.51%) Games
2 1 (2.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (32.43%) LAMP
2 10 (27.03%) ActiveMQ
2 10 (27.03%) RabbitMQ
3 2 (5.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (40.54%) Data Centre
2 12 (32.43%) IBM XIV
3 10 (27.03%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (8.11%) CLARiiON
4 3 (8.11%) Clustering
4 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (2.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (81.08%) Linux
2 27 (72.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 26 (70.27%) Windows
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.41%) Solaris
5 2 (5.41%) Unix
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Network Architecture
1 10 (27.03%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (13.51%) Open Source
3 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
4 3 (8.11%) Information Security
5 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.41%) Project Management
6 1 (2.70%) BCP
6 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.70%) High Availability
6 1 (2.70%) ITIL
6 1 (2.70%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.70%) Line Management
6 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.70%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (51.35%) Bash Shell
1 19 (51.35%) Perl
2 17 (45.95%) Python
3 15 (40.54%) Ruby
4 8 (21.62%) PHP
5 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.41%) SQL
6 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (16.22%) CCDE
2 6 (16.22%) CCIE
2 6 (16.22%) CCNP
2 6 (16.22%) CCSP
2 6 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (13.51%) CISSP
4 4 (10.81%) Degree
5 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.70%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 24 (64.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (40.54%) vSphere
3 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
4 2 (5.41%) Docker
4 2 (5.41%) Firmware
4 2 (5.41%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.41%) KVM
4 2 (5.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (54.05%) Opscode Chef
2 18 (48.65%) Salt
3 16 (43.24%) Graphite
3 16 (43.24%) Nagios
3 16 (43.24%) Opsview
4 13 (35.14%) Cacti
4 13 (35.14%) Grafana
5 8 (21.62%) FortiGate
6 6 (16.22%) Puppet
7 3 (8.11%) Ansible
7 3 (8.11%) NetBackup
8 2 (5.41%) SCVMM
8 2 (5.41%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (2.70%) SCCM
9 1 (2.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (83.78%) VMware
2 28 (75.68%) Red Hat
3 16 (43.24%) F5
4 15 (40.54%) NetApp
4 15 (40.54%) Oracle
5 14 (37.84%) Cisco
6 13 (35.14%) Symantec
7 12 (32.43%) IBM
8 10 (27.03%) EMC
8 10 (27.03%) HP
9 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
10 3 (8.11%) Citrix
10 3 (8.11%) SolarWinds
11 2 (5.41%) Riverbed
12 1 (2.70%) AppSense
12 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
12 1 (2.70%) Juniper
12 1 (2.70%) McAfee
12 1 (2.70%) Veritas