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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 186 213 215
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 332 260 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.57% 1.15% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% 1.22% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 298 221 248
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
Infrastructure Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19999 21359 20410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.58% 94.84% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16641 16800 16826
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the South East region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in the South East

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Surrey +9 88 £45,000 - 14
Hampshire +32 78 £42,500 +6.25% 4
Berkshire +21 50 £38,000 -15.55% 3
West Sussex +9 35 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Oxfordshire +8 30 £41,000 +24.24% 2
Kent +8 20 £45,000 +20.00%
Buckinghamshire -8 20 £37,500 -11.76% 3
East Sussex +16 7 £23,000 -42.50% 1
Middlesex +2 4 £43,000 -4.44% 1
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 482 (75.79%) Windows
2 409 (64.31%) VMware
3 360 (56.60%) Microsoft
4 321 (50.47%) Active Directory
5 248 (38.99%) VMware Infrastructure
6 215 (33.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 213 (33.49%) MS Exchange
8 211 (33.18%) SAN
9 200 (31.45%) Windows Server 2012
10 199 (31.29%) Cisco
11 174 (27.36%) Firewall
12 172 (27.04%) ITIL
13 158 (24.84%) Linux
14 148 (23.27%) Microsoft Certification
15 145 (22.80%) Hyper-V
16 140 (22.01%) MS Excel
17 135 (21.23%) SQL Server
17 135 (21.23%) Citrix
18 133 (20.91%) LAN
19 132 (20.75%) WAN
20 129 (20.28%) DNS
21 121 (19.03%) SQL
22 118 (18.55%) Exchange Server 2010
23 117 (18.40%) MCSE
24 111 (17.45%) TCP/IP
25 106 (16.67%) HP
26 105 (16.51%) Cisco Certification
27 99 (15.57%) DHCP
28 97 (15.25%) SCCM
29 96 (15.09%) CCNA

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 213 (33.49%) MS Exchange
2 118 (18.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 81 (12.74%) Lync
4 60 (9.43%) IIS
5 56 (8.81%) SharePoint
6 44 (6.92%) Exchange Server 2013
7 27 (4.25%) Exchange Server 2007
8 23 (3.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 13 (2.04%) Apache
10 12 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
11 8 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
11 8 (1.26%) SAS
12 7 (1.10%) nginx
13 6 (0.94%) IBM Notes
13 6 (0.94%) Lotus Domino
14 5 (0.79%) MQSeries
15 4 (0.63%) Tomcat
15 4 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
15 4 (0.63%) Apache ServiceMix
16 3 (0.47%) OpenStack
Applications
1 140 (22.01%) MS Excel
2 45 (7.08%) MS Office
3 5 (0.79%) MS Project
4 4 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.16%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (0.63%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.16%) Adaptiv
2 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 37 (5.82%) Office 365
2 29 (4.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (3.46%) Amazon AWS
4 18 (2.83%) SaaS
5 12 (1.89%) PaaS
5 12 (1.89%) IaaS
6 8 (1.26%) AWS CloudTrail
7 7 (1.10%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.63%) Symantec.cloud
9 3 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 2 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 211 (33.18%) SAN
2 174 (27.36%) Firewall
3 133 (20.91%) LAN
4 132 (20.75%) WAN
5 129 (20.28%) DNS
6 111 (17.45%) TCP/IP
7 99 (15.57%) DHCP
8 77 (12.11%) VPN
9 57 (8.96%) NAS
10 54 (8.49%) VoIP
11 25 (3.93%) VLAN
12 22 (3.46%) Internet
13 21 (3.30%) SSL
14 20 (3.14%) Network Security
14 20 (3.14%) Fibre Channel
15 17 (2.67%) iSCSI
15 17 (2.67%) Wi-Fi
16 16 (2.52%) Wireless
16 16 (2.52%) Unified Communications
17 15 (2.36%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (21.23%) SQL Server
2 23 (3.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (1.73%) Amazon RDS
4 11 (1.73%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (1.42%) MySQL
6 7 (1.10%) Relational Database
7 5 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (0.47%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.47%) Redis
9 2 (0.31%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.16%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (0.16%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.16%) Informix
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (1.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (1.10%) Subversion
2 7 (1.10%) Git (software)
3 5 (0.79%) HP UFT
4 3 (0.47%) WebLOAD
5 2 (0.31%) JIRA
6 1 (0.16%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.16%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
General
1 60 (9.43%) Finance
2 15 (2.36%) Telecoms
3 10 (1.57%) Back Office
3 10 (1.57%) Retail
4 7 (1.10%) Law
5 5 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (0.63%) Publishing
7 3 (0.47%) Legal
7 3 (0.47%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.47%) Advertising
7 3 (0.47%) Electronics
8 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.31%) Automotive
8 2 (0.31%) Military
8 2 (0.31%) Marketing
9 1 (0.16%) Banking
9 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (3.14%) .NET
2 19 (2.99%) Web Services
3 10 (1.57%) Application Packaging
4 8 (1.26%) MSMQ
5 5 (0.79%) HTML
5 5 (0.79%) LAMP
5 5 (0.79%) LINQ
6 3 (0.47%) CSS
6 3 (0.47%) XML
7 2 (0.31%) WAP
7 2 (0.31%) Middleware
7 2 (0.31%) Software Packaging
8 1 (0.16%) SAP Basis
8 1 (0.16%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.16%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 82 (12.89%) Data Centre
2 54 (8.49%) Clustering
3 30 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (3.77%) EMC VNX
5 20 (3.14%) Replication
6 17 (2.67%) Management Information System
7 13 (2.04%) Derivative
8 12 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
9 11 (1.73%) Computer Science
10 10 (1.57%) Blackberry
11 9 (1.42%) EqualLogic
12 8 (1.26%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 5 (0.79%) AS400
13 5 (0.79%) iPad
13 5 (0.79%) iPhone
13 5 (0.79%) Private Cloud
13 5 (0.79%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 4 (0.63%) Fat Client
14 4 (0.63%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 482 (75.79%) Windows
2 215 (33.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 200 (31.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 158 (24.84%) Linux
5 87 (13.68%) Windows Server 2003
6 74 (11.64%) Windows 7
7 56 (8.81%) UNIX
8 41 (6.45%) Windows 8
9 33 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 30 (4.72%) CentOS
11 26 (4.09%) Windows XP
12 15 (2.36%) Solaris
13 13 (2.04%) Oracle Linux
14 11 (1.73%) Windows 2000
15 9 (1.42%) Mac OS X
16 6 (0.94%) Data ONTAP
17 5 (0.79%) HPUX
18 4 (0.63%) Ubuntu
19 3 (0.47%) Debian
19 3 (0.47%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (27.04%) ITIL
2 45 (7.08%) Disaster Recovery
3 43 (6.76%) Load Balancing
4 41 (6.45%) Project Management
5 40 (6.29%) Server Building
6 32 (5.03%) Change Management
7 28 (4.40%) Asset Management
8 27 (4.25%) Mentoring
9 25 (3.93%) Patch Management
10 23 (3.62%) Capacity Planning
11 22 (3.46%) Capacity Management
11 22 (3.46%) Configuration Management
11 22 (3.46%) Performance Management
12 21 (3.30%) Incident Management
12 21 (3.30%) Service Delivery
13 20 (3.14%) Business Continuity
14 19 (2.99%) Agile Software Development
15 17 (2.67%) Change Control
16 16 (2.52%) Open Source
17 15 (2.36%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 121 (19.03%) SQL
2 78 (12.26%) PowerShell
3 25 (3.93%) Shell Script
4 22 (3.46%) Perl
5 20 (3.14%) Python
5 20 (3.14%) Bash Shell
6 15 (2.36%) VBScript
7 13 (2.04%) PHP
7 13 (2.04%) Ruby
8 12 (1.89%) Java
9 7 (1.10%) VB
10 6 (0.94%) T-SQL
11 5 (0.79%) C
12 3 (0.47%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 148 (23.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 117 (18.40%) MCSE
3 105 (16.51%) Cisco Certification
4 96 (15.09%) CCNA
5 72 (11.32%) Security Cleared
6 63 (9.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 47 (7.39%) SC Cleared
8 44 (6.92%) Degree
9 42 (6.60%) MCSA
10 35 (5.50%) MCP
11 32 (5.03%) CCNP
12 30 (4.72%) MCITP
13 19 (2.99%) RHCSA
14 17 (2.67%) DV Cleared
15 13 (2.04%) RHCE
16 11 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
17 9 (1.42%) RHCA
18 8 (1.26%) VCAP
18 8 (1.26%) VCP4
19 6 (0.94%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (6.29%) SLA
2 14 (2.20%) PCI DSS
3 9 (1.42%) QA
4 5 (0.79%) HIPAA
4 5 (0.79%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.31%) HL7
6 2 (0.31%) DICOM
System Software
1 321 (50.47%) Active Directory
2 248 (38.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 145 (22.80%) Hyper-V
4 84 (13.21%) vSphere
5 62 (9.75%) XenApp
6 42 (6.60%) VMware ESX
7 30 (4.72%) VMware ESXi
8 16 (2.52%) vCloud
9 14 (2.20%) ISA Server
10 12 (1.89%) XenDesktop
11 11 (1.73%) Microsoft App-V
11 11 (1.73%) XenServer
12 10 (1.57%) Firmware
12 10 (1.57%) Forefront TMG
13 9 (1.42%) UAG
13 9 (1.42%) DFS Replication
14 7 (1.10%) Terminal Services
15 6 (0.94%) Terminal Server
15 6 (0.94%) VMware Server
16 3 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 97 (15.25%) SCCM
2 66 (10.38%) SCOM
3 37 (5.82%) WSUS
4 22 (3.46%) Puppet
5 15 (2.36%) Backup Exec
5 15 (2.36%) Nagios
6 13 (2.04%) HP Data Protector
7 12 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
8 10 (1.57%) SCSM
8 10 (1.57%) EMC NetWorker
8 10 (1.57%) ARCserve
9 9 (1.42%) SCVMM
10 8 (1.26%) vMotion
10 8 (1.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 8 (1.26%) NetBackup
11 5 (0.79%) EMC VPLEX
12 4 (0.63%) Opsview
12 4 (0.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 4 (0.63%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 3 (0.47%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 409 (64.31%) VMware
2 360 (56.60%) Microsoft
3 199 (31.29%) Cisco
4 135 (21.23%) Citrix
5 106 (16.67%) HP
6 56 (8.81%) NetApp
7 54 (8.49%) EMC
8 50 (7.86%) Dell
9 36 (5.66%) Oracle
10 34 (5.35%) Juniper
11 33 (5.19%) Red Hat
12 23 (3.62%) Dell Compellent
13 19 (2.99%) 3PAR
14 18 (2.83%) Symantec
15 15 (2.36%) Avaya
16 13 (2.04%) CheckPoint
17 11 (1.73%) SolarWinds
17 11 (1.73%) Brocade
17 11 (1.73%) SonicWALL
18 10 (1.57%) Sophos
Middlesex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Limited
Posted: 6 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £38500 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Woking, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £63000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Connectus
Salary: £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 33k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £48,000 + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £25000 Per Annum Up to £25,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 30-35k
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits and 36 days holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ComputAppoint
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Pro Drive iT
Salary: From £26,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago