The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
England / South West
Rank 164 152 180
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +28
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 67 98 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.35% 1.75% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 1.80% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 58 92 64
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £27,150
10% offered a salary of more than £42,950 £47,850 £49,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,400
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%

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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4781 5448 5905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.66% 97.22% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3983 4636 5015
Median salary £40,000 £38,875 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.89% +3.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the South West region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in the South West

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +10 37 £30,000 -9.77% 2
Wiltshire +4 14 £35,000 +2.94%
Bristol -6 12 £34,500 -13.75% 1
Somerset +6 2 £38,000 +53.53%
Dorset +6 1 £36,000 -8.28% 1
Devon -7 1 £32,500 -
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, Infrastructure Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 102 (66.67%) Windows
2 81 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 79 (51.63%) VMware
4 67 (43.79%) Microsoft
5 66 (43.14%) Active Directory
6 65 (42.48%) ITIL
7 60 (39.22%) Security Cleared
8 49 (32.03%) DV Cleared
9 46 (30.07%) Hyper-V
10 43 (28.10%) VMware Infrastructure
11 41 (26.80%) Firewall
12 40 (26.14%) Windows Server 2008
13 39 (25.49%) Windows Server 2012
14 37 (24.18%) Infrastructure Management
14 37 (24.18%) Service Management
14 37 (24.18%) SLA
15 36 (23.53%) MS Exchange
16 35 (22.88%) Cisco
17 32 (20.92%) Management Information System
18 28 (18.30%) MS Excel
19 27 (17.65%) WAN
19 27 (17.65%) Software Engineering
20 26 (16.99%) LAN
21 25 (16.34%) Linux
21 25 (16.34%) SQL Server
22 24 (15.69%) Data Encryption
23 23 (15.03%) Citrix
24 22 (14.38%) Microsoft Certification
25 21 (13.73%) SCCM
26 20 (13.07%) Problem Management

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 36 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 10 (6.54%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (6.54%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (6.54%) IIS
3 3 (1.96%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.96%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.31%) JBoss
4 2 (1.31%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.65%) Apache
5 1 (0.65%) IBM Domino
5 1 (0.65%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.65%) OpenStack
Applications
1 28 (18.30%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.50%) MS Office
3 3 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (6.54%) Office 365
3 6 (3.92%) SaaS
4 4 (2.61%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.96%) IaaS
5 3 (1.96%) PaaS
6 2 (1.31%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 41 (26.80%) Firewall
2 27 (17.65%) WAN
3 26 (16.99%) LAN
4 17 (11.11%) SAN
5 16 (10.46%) DHCP
5 16 (10.46%) DNS
5 16 (10.46%) TCP/IP
5 16 (10.46%) VPN
6 10 (6.54%) IP Telephony
7 9 (5.88%) NAS
8 8 (5.23%) Network Security
8 8 (5.23%) Remote Desktop
9 6 (3.92%) Wireless
10 5 (3.27%) VLAN
11 4 (2.61%) Internet
11 4 (2.61%) SSL
12 3 (1.96%) FTP
12 3 (1.96%) SNMP
12 3 (1.96%) VoIP
12 3 (1.96%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (16.34%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (5.23%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (2.61%) MySQL
5 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (1.31%) JIRA
2 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.65%) Redmine
General
1 8 (5.23%) Advertising
2 6 (3.92%) Finance
3 4 (2.61%) Military
4 2 (1.31%) Games
4 2 (1.31%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.96%) CAdES
1 3 (1.96%) PAdES
1 3 (1.96%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (1.96%) XAdES
2 1 (0.65%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (20.92%) Management Information System
2 19 (12.42%) Data Centre
3 13 (8.50%) Driving Licence
4 12 (7.84%) Clustering
5 8 (5.23%) Cybercrime
6 5 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.31%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.31%) PKI
7 2 (1.31%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.65%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 102 (66.67%) Windows
2 81 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 40 (26.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (25.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (16.34%) Linux
6 15 (9.80%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (4.58%) Windows 7
8 5 (3.27%) CentOS
9 4 (2.61%) Ubuntu
9 4 (2.61%) Unix
10 2 (1.31%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.31%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.31%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.65%) Debian
11 1 (0.65%) Solaris
11 1 (0.65%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (42.48%) ITIL
2 37 (24.18%) Infrastructure Management
2 37 (24.18%) Service Management
3 27 (17.65%) Software Engineering
4 24 (15.69%) Data Encryption
5 20 (13.07%) Problem Management
6 14 (9.15%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (8.50%) Service Delivery
8 11 (7.19%) High Availability
9 9 (5.88%) Change Control
9 9 (5.88%) ITIL V3
10 8 (5.23%) Information Security
10 8 (5.23%) Information Security Management
10 8 (5.23%) ISMS
10 8 (5.23%) Patch Management
10 8 (5.23%) Security Management
11 6 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (3.92%) DevOps
11 6 (3.92%) Project Management
12 4 (2.61%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.19%) PowerShell
2 10 (6.54%) SQL
3 3 (1.96%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.31%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.31%) C
5 1 (0.65%) C#
5 1 (0.65%) Korn
5 1 (0.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 60 (39.22%) Security Cleared
2 49 (32.03%) DV Cleared
3 22 (14.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 15 (9.80%) CCNA
5 15 (9.80%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (9.80%) MCSE
6 13 (8.50%) MCSA
7 12 (7.84%) MCP
8 8 (5.23%) Degree
9 7 (4.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.96%) CCNP
11 2 (1.31%) MCTS
12 1 (0.65%) CISSP
12 1 (0.65%) GIAC
12 1 (0.65%) Linux+ Certification
12 1 (0.65%) Network+ Certification
12 1 (0.65%) Security+ Certification
12 1 (0.65%) SSCP
12 1 (0.65%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (24.18%) SLA
2 2 (1.31%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 66 (43.14%) Active Directory
2 46 (30.07%) Hyper-V
3 43 (28.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (10.46%) VMware ESX
5 10 (6.54%) Firmware
6 9 (5.88%) Terminal Services
6 9 (5.88%) Virtual Desktop
7 8 (5.23%) vSphere
8 5 (3.27%) XenApp
9 4 (2.61%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (2.61%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.96%) KVM
11 2 (1.31%) Samba
12 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.65%) NFS
12 1 (0.65%) Xen
12 1 (0.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (13.73%) SCCM
2 5 (3.27%) SCOM
2 5 (3.27%) WSUS
3 4 (2.61%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.61%) Puppet
4 3 (1.96%) Nagios
4 3 (1.96%) Rundeck
4 3 (1.96%) ZABBIX
5 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (1.31%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (0.65%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.65%) Ansible
6 1 (0.65%) Grafana
6 1 (0.65%) Graphite
6 1 (0.65%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.65%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.65%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.65%) vMotion
Vendors
1 79 (51.63%) VMware
2 67 (43.79%) Microsoft
3 35 (22.88%) Cisco
4 23 (15.03%) Citrix
5 16 (10.46%) HP
6 9 (5.88%) CommVault
7 4 (2.61%) Mitel
7 4 (2.61%) Red Hat
8 3 (1.96%) Barracuda Networks
8 3 (1.96%) Juniper
8 3 (1.96%) Meru Networks
8 3 (1.96%) Riverbed
8 3 (1.96%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.31%) Apple
9 2 (1.31%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.31%) Dell
9 2 (1.31%) EMC
9 2 (1.31%) Huawei
9 2 (1.31%) NetApp
10 1 (0.65%) Symantec
Gloucester
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dorset HealthCare NHS Foundation Trust
Salary: From £26,302 to £35,225 per annum
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