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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 27 22 13
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 5 6 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 2.19% 5.04% 11.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.43% 5.08% 11.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 8
Average salary £31,500 £23,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.95% -28.12%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
Infrastructure Engineer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Shropshire 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
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
206 118 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 90.35% 99.16% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 149 92 68
Average salary £36,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £20,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Shropshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Telford -3 5 £31,500 +36.95%
Infrastructure Engineer
West Midlands

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 13 (76.47%) MS Exchange
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 12 (70.59%) Citrix
3 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
3 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
4 9 (52.94%) VMware
5 8 (47.06%) Firewall
5 8 (47.06%) Windows
5 8 (47.06%) DNS
5 8 (47.06%) Hyper-V
6 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (35.29%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (35.29%) SAN
7 6 (35.29%) Linux
7 6 (35.29%) NAS
7 6 (35.29%) DHCP
8 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (23.53%) MCSE
9 4 (23.53%) MCSA
9 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
9 4 (23.53%) WebLogic
9 4 (23.53%) VPN
9 4 (23.53%) LAN
9 4 (23.53%) WAN
9 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
9 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (23.53%) MCITP

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 13 (76.47%) MS Exchange
2 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
2 4 (23.53%) WebLogic
3 3 (17.65%) IIS
4 2 (11.76%) Apache
4 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
2 8 (47.06%) DNS
2 8 (47.06%) Firewall
3 6 (35.29%) NAS
3 6 (35.29%) SAN
3 6 (35.29%) DHCP
4 4 (23.53%) LAN
4 4 (23.53%) WAN
4 4 (23.53%) VPN
5 2 (11.76%) DDNS
6 1 (5.88%) LDAP
6 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2000
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (11.76%) MySQL
General
1 1 (5.88%) Finance
1 1 (5.88%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (47.06%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (35.29%) Linux
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (17.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
1 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (5.88%) IT Governance
1 1 (5.88%) Operations Management
1 1 (5.88%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Citrix Certification
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (23.53%) MCSE
2 4 (23.53%) MCSA
2 4 (23.53%) CCA
2 4 (23.53%) MCITP
3 1 (5.88%) PMP
3 1 (5.88%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 8 (47.06%) Hyper-V
3 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.88%) XenApp
4 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.88%) DFS Replication
4 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
1 12 (70.59%) Citrix
2 9 (52.94%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) 3PAR
3 1 (5.88%) HP
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle
3 1 (5.88%) IBM