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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
England / South West
Rank 183 140 166
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +26
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 49 119 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.97% 2.05% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 2.11% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 47 109 69
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,750 £38,400
% change year-on-year
+4.63% -1.69%

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
4880 5635 5740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.50% 97.17% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4055 4694 4858
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £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 22 February 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 22 February 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 -18 24 £30,000 -14.28%
Wiltshire -2 13 £35,000 +2.94% 1
Bristol -11 9 £35,822 -10.44% 3
Dorset +9 1 £36,000 -
Devon -5 1 £32,500 -
Somerset -10 1 £38,500 +45.28% 1
Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 92 (70.23%) Windows
2 78 (59.54%) VMware
3 70 (53.44%) Windows Server
4 57 (43.51%) ITIL
5 53 (40.46%) Active Directory
6 52 (39.69%) Microsoft
7 49 (37.40%) Security Cleared
8 43 (32.82%) DV Cleared
9 41 (31.30%) Firewall
10 39 (29.77%) Hyper-V
11 38 (29.01%) VMware Infrastructure
12 34 (25.95%) MS Exchange
13 32 (24.43%) Windows Server 2008
13 32 (24.43%) Windows Server 2012
14 31 (23.66%) SLA
14 31 (23.66%) Cisco
14 31 (23.66%) Service Management
15 30 (22.90%) Infrastructure Management
16 25 (19.08%) Management Information System
16 25 (19.08%) SQL Server
16 25 (19.08%) Customer Requirements
17 24 (18.32%) Problem Management
18 23 (17.56%) WAN
19 22 (16.79%) Software Engineering
20 21 (16.03%) Linux
21 20 (15.27%) LAN
21 20 (15.27%) Data Encryption
22 19 (14.50%) Citrix
23 18 (13.74%) MS Excel
23 18 (13.74%) VMware ESX

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 34 (25.95%) MS Exchange
2 10 (7.63%) IIS
3 9 (6.87%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (5.34%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (3.05%) OpenStack
6 3 (2.29%) SharePoint
6 3 (2.29%) Skype for Business
7 2 (1.53%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.53%) JBoss
7 2 (1.53%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.76%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (13.74%) MS Excel
2 13 (9.92%) MS Office
3 3 (2.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.34%) Office 365
3 6 (4.58%) SaaS
4 3 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (2.29%) IaaS
4 3 (2.29%) PaaS
5 2 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 41 (31.30%) Firewall
2 23 (17.56%) WAN
3 20 (15.27%) LAN
4 16 (12.21%) IP Telephony
5 13 (9.92%) SAN
5 13 (9.92%) TCP/IP
5 13 (9.92%) VPN
6 12 (9.16%) DHCP
6 12 (9.16%) DNS
7 8 (6.11%) Network Security
7 8 (6.11%) Remote Desktop
8 6 (4.58%) NAS
8 6 (4.58%) Wireless
9 4 (3.05%) HTTP
9 4 (3.05%) Internet
9 4 (3.05%) SSL
10 3 (2.29%) DKIM
10 3 (2.29%) FTP
10 3 (2.29%) X.509
11 2 (1.53%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (19.08%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.58%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (4.58%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (3.82%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (3.05%) MySQL
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.53%) JIRA
2 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.76%) Redmine
2 1 (0.76%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (3.82%) Advertising
1 5 (3.82%) Finance
2 4 (3.05%) Games
3 3 (2.29%) Military
4 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.29%) CAdES
1 3 (2.29%) PAdES
1 3 (2.29%) RabbitMQ
1 3 (2.29%) XAdES
2 2 (1.53%) .NET
3 1 (0.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (19.08%) Management Information System
2 12 (9.16%) Data Centre
3 10 (7.63%) Cybercrime
4 9 (6.87%) Driving Licence
5 8 (6.11%) Clustering
6 3 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.53%) PKI
8 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.76%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (0.76%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 92 (70.23%) Windows
2 70 (53.44%) Windows Server
3 32 (24.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (24.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (16.03%) Linux
5 11 (8.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (6.11%) CentOS
7 6 (4.58%) Windows 7
8 4 (3.05%) Ubuntu
9 3 (2.29%) Solaris
10 2 (1.53%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.53%) Unix
10 2 (1.53%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.76%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (43.51%) ITIL
2 31 (23.66%) Service Management
3 30 (22.90%) Infrastructure Management
4 25 (19.08%) Customer Requirements
5 24 (18.32%) Problem Management
6 22 (16.79%) Software Engineering
7 20 (15.27%) Data Encryption
8 13 (9.92%) Service Delivery
9 11 (8.40%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (8.40%) High Availability
10 10 (7.63%) ITIL V3
11 6 (4.58%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (4.58%) Change Control
11 6 (4.58%) DevOps
11 6 (4.58%) Information Security
11 6 (4.58%) Project Management
12 5 (3.82%) Information Security Management
12 5 (3.82%) ISMS
12 5 (3.82%) Patch Management
12 5 (3.82%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.87%) PowerShell
2 8 (6.11%) SQL
3 5 (3.82%) Bash Shell
3 5 (3.82%) Python
4 3 (2.29%) C
4 3 (2.29%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.53%) C#
6 1 (0.76%) Korn
6 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 49 (37.40%) Security Cleared
2 43 (32.82%) DV Cleared
3 17 (12.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (9.16%) MCSA
4 12 (9.16%) MCSE
5 11 (8.40%) SC Cleared
6 10 (7.63%) MCP
7 9 (6.87%) CCNA
7 9 (6.87%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (5.34%) Degree
9 6 (4.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.76%) CCNP
10 1 (0.76%) CISSP
10 1 (0.76%) GIAC
10 1 (0.76%) Linux+ Certification
10 1 (0.76%) MCTS
10 1 (0.76%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (0.76%) Security+ Certification
10 1 (0.76%) SSCP
10 1 (0.76%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (23.66%) SLA
2 2 (1.53%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 53 (40.46%) Active Directory
2 39 (29.77%) Hyper-V
3 38 (29.01%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (13.74%) VMware ESX
5 9 (6.87%) Virtual Desktop
6 7 (5.34%) Firmware
6 7 (5.34%) vSphere
7 6 (4.58%) Terminal Services
8 4 (3.05%) XenApp
9 3 (2.29%) KVM
10 2 (1.53%) Samba
10 2 (1.53%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (1.53%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.76%) NFS
11 1 (0.76%) Xen
11 1 (0.76%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.76%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (12.98%) SCCM
2 6 (4.58%) Puppet
3 4 (3.05%) SCOM
3 4 (3.05%) WSUS
4 3 (2.29%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.29%) Nagios
4 3 (2.29%) Rundeck
4 3 (2.29%) ZABBIX
5 2 (1.53%) Ansible
5 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Clustering
5 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.76%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.76%) Grafana
6 1 (0.76%) Graphite
6 1 (0.76%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.76%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.76%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.76%) vMotion
6 1 (0.76%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 78 (59.54%) VMware
2 52 (39.69%) Microsoft
3 31 (23.66%) Cisco
4 19 (14.50%) Citrix
5 10 (7.63%) HP
6 8 (6.11%) Red Hat
7 6 (4.58%) CommVault
8 3 (2.29%) Juniper
8 3 (2.29%) Meru Networks
9 2 (1.53%) Apple
9 2 (1.53%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.53%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (1.53%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.53%) Huawei
9 2 (1.53%) Riverbed
9 2 (1.53%) SolarWinds
9 2 (1.53%) Veeam
10 1 (0.76%) Avaya
10 1 (0.76%) Sophos
10 1 (0.76%) Symantec
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