The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough 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 68 48 66
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 2 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.33% 3.06% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 3.18% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 15 5
Average salary £41,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £40,800 £40,100
10% offered a salary of more than £44,300 £51,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
Infrastructure Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough 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
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
578 471 629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 95.54% 96.12% 95.74%
Number of salaries quoted 468 412 537
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Slough

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (86.67%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Project Management
3 9 (60.00%) Firewall
3 9 (60.00%) VMware
4 8 (53.33%) Linux
5 6 (40.00%) SQL
5 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 6 (40.00%) VLAN
6 5 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
6 5 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (33.33%) Ruby
6 5 (33.33%) Python
6 5 (33.33%) Perl
6 5 (33.33%) PHP
6 5 (33.33%) SLA
6 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 5 (33.33%) PCI DSS
6 5 (33.33%) HIPAA
6 5 (33.33%) XenDesktop
6 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
6 5 (33.33%) Security Architecture
6 5 (33.33%) Cyber Security
6 5 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (33.33%) DDoS Mitigation
7 4 (26.67%) XenApp
7 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (26.67%) Citrix
7 4 (26.67%) SAN
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (13.33%) Lync
4 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) Firewall
2 6 (40.00%) VLAN
3 5 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (26.67%) DHCP
4 4 (26.67%) DNS
4 4 (26.67%) SAN
5 3 (20.00%) VPN
6 2 (13.33%) Network Security
6 2 (13.33%) iSCSI
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (13.33%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (13.33%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (13.33%) SNMP
6 2 (13.33%) LAN
6 2 (13.33%) WAN
7 1 (6.67%) FTP
7 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
7 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (13.33%) Military
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Project Management
2 5 (33.33%) Ethical Hacking
2 5 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (33.33%) Security Architecture
2 5 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 5 (33.33%) DDoS Mitigation
3 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Information Assurance
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) Computer Forensics
5 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Time Management
5 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) Python
2 5 (33.33%) Ruby
2 5 (33.33%) Perl
2 5 (33.33%) PHP
2 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) CISM
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) CCIE
2 2 (13.33%) CISSP
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
3 1 (6.67%) MCSA
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) SLA
1 5 (33.33%) PCI DSS
1 5 (33.33%) HIPAA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 4 (26.67%) XenApp
3 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (20.00%) vSphere
3 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (13.33%) Samba
5 1 (6.67%) Xen
5 1 (6.67%) Terminal Server
5 1 (6.67%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (6.67%) SCOM
2 1 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
2 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 4 (26.67%) Citrix
3 3 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) Brocade
4 2 (13.33%) ProCurve
4 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
4 2 (13.33%) 3PAR
5 1 (6.67%) IBM
5 1 (6.67%) Veritas
5 1 (6.67%) Symantec