The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 159 214 171
Rank change year-on-year
+55 -43
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 89 15 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.37% 0.27% 0.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.43% 0.28% 0.94%
Number of salaries quoted 79 13 43
Average salary £35,500 £32,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.23% -8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
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 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
6224 5398 5090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.56% 95.64% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5207 4693 4501
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,614
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

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 21 November 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the South West region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014. 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
Wiltshire +18 26 £52,500 +68.67% 4
Bristol +22 25 £40,000 +14.28% 9
Dorset -1 15 £29,500 +2.60% 3
Somerset +12 10 £40,000 -20.00%
Gloucestershire - 9 £32,500 - 3
Devon - 4 £37,250 - 3
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 118 (79.73%) Windows
2 93 (62.84%) VMware
3 73 (49.32%) Active Directory
4 70 (47.30%) Microsoft
5 67 (45.27%) VMware Infrastructure
6 58 (39.19%) MS Exchange
7 53 (35.81%) SAN
8 50 (33.78%) Windows Server 2008
9 45 (30.41%) Linux
10 44 (29.73%) TCP/IP
11 42 (28.38%) Exchange Server 2010
12 40 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
13 34 (22.97%) Cisco
13 34 (22.97%) SQL Server
14 33 (22.30%) Firewall
14 33 (22.30%) Windows Server 2012
15 31 (20.95%) Hyper-V
15 31 (20.95%) SCCM
15 31 (20.95%) DNS
16 29 (19.59%) MS Excel
16 29 (19.59%) vSphere
17 28 (18.92%) DHCP
18 27 (18.24%) NAS
19 25 (16.89%) SCOM
20 24 (16.22%) Security Cleared
21 23 (15.54%) ITIL
21 23 (15.54%) Windows 8
22 22 (14.86%) Exchange Server 2013
22 22 (14.86%) SQL
22 22 (14.86%) VPN

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 58 (39.19%) MS Exchange
2 42 (28.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (14.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 16 (10.81%) Lync
4 16 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (6.76%) SharePoint
5 10 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (6.08%) Exchange Server 2000
7 8 (5.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (3.38%) IIS
9 3 (2.03%) Apache
10 2 (1.35%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.68%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.68%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.68%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 29 (19.59%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.76%) MS Office
3 2 (1.35%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.11%) Office 365
2 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (35.81%) SAN
2 44 (29.73%) TCP/IP
3 33 (22.30%) Firewall
4 31 (20.95%) DNS
5 28 (18.92%) DHCP
6 27 (18.24%) NAS
7 22 (14.86%) VPN
8 16 (10.81%) SSL
9 15 (10.14%) LAN
9 15 (10.14%) IPsec
10 13 (8.78%) WAN
11 11 (7.43%) Internet
12 7 (4.73%) IP Telephony
12 7 (4.73%) Wireless
13 6 (4.05%) Network Security
14 5 (3.38%) VLAN
15 4 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
15 4 (2.70%) Fibre Channel
15 4 (2.70%) iSCSI
16 3 (2.03%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (22.97%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (2.03%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (4.05%) Telecoms
1 6 (4.05%) Finance
2 4 (2.70%) Advertising
3 2 (1.35%) Back Office
3 2 (1.35%) Legal
3 2 (1.35%) French Language
3 2 (1.35%) Spanish Language
4 1 (0.68%) Banking
4 1 (0.68%) Local Government
4 1 (0.68%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.03%) LAMP
2 2 (1.35%) HTML
2 2 (1.35%) COM
3 1 (0.68%) CSS
3 1 (0.68%) Web Services
3 1 (0.68%) XML
3 1 (0.68%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (6.76%) Blackberry
2 4 (2.70%) Clustering
2 4 (2.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.35%) Thin Client
3 2 (1.35%) Visualisation
3 2 (1.35%) PKI
3 2 (1.35%) Fat Client
4 1 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.68%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.68%) CESG
4 1 (0.68%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.68%) Smartcard
4 1 (0.68%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 118 (79.73%) Windows
2 50 (33.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (30.41%) Linux
4 40 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 33 (22.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (15.54%) Windows 8
7 18 (12.16%) Windows 7
8 15 (10.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (9.46%) CentOS
10 13 (8.78%) Windows XP
11 9 (6.08%) UNIX
12 8 (5.41%) Windows 2000
12 8 (5.41%) Windows Vista
13 4 (2.70%) AIX
14 1 (0.68%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (15.54%) ITIL
2 11 (7.43%) Identity Management
3 10 (6.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (6.08%) Mentoring
5 8 (5.41%) Network Monitoring
6 7 (4.73%) Performance Management
7 5 (3.38%) Configuration Management
7 5 (3.38%) Service Management
8 4 (2.70%) Migration
8 4 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (2.03%) Network Load Balancing
9 3 (2.03%) Problem Management
9 3 (2.03%) Asset Management
9 3 (2.03%) Software Deployment
9 3 (2.03%) Project Management
9 3 (2.03%) ERP
10 2 (1.35%) Information Security
10 2 (1.35%) ITIL V3
11 1 (0.68%) Data Protection
11 1 (0.68%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (14.86%) SQL
2 10 (6.76%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.70%) VB
4 2 (1.35%) C
5 1 (0.68%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.68%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (16.22%) Security Cleared
2 22 (14.86%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (11.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (10.81%) CCNP
4 16 (10.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (9.46%) SC Cleared
6 12 (8.11%) MCSE
7 10 (6.76%) MCP
8 7 (4.73%) Degree
9 5 (3.38%) CCNA
10 4 (2.70%) MCSA
11 3 (2.03%) MCTS
12 2 (1.35%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (1.35%) VCP5
12 2 (1.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (1.35%) MCITP
12 2 (1.35%) HP APS
12 2 (1.35%) DV Cleared
13 1 (0.68%) PhD
13 1 (0.68%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.08%) SLA
System Software
1 73 (49.32%) Active Directory
2 67 (45.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 31 (20.95%) Hyper-V
4 29 (19.59%) vSphere
5 19 (12.84%) VMware ESX
6 14 (9.46%) vCloud
7 8 (5.41%) XenDesktop
8 7 (4.73%) Terminal Services
9 6 (4.05%) XenApp
9 6 (4.05%) XenServer
9 6 (4.05%) Forefront TMG
9 6 (4.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 5 (3.38%) UAG
11 4 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (1.35%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.68%) NFS
Systems Management
1 31 (20.95%) SCCM
2 25 (16.89%) SCOM
3 13 (8.78%) Backup Exec
4 8 (5.41%) SCSM
4 8 (5.41%) SCVMM
5 5 (3.38%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (2.70%) NetBackup
6 4 (2.70%) ARCserve
6 4 (2.70%) Tivoli
6 4 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (2.03%) Netcool
8 2 (1.35%) OpenView
8 2 (1.35%) Nagios
8 2 (1.35%) HP SIM
8 2 (1.35%) SCDPM
8 2 (1.35%) SCOrch
8 2 (1.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (0.68%) WSUS
9 1 (0.68%) Hyperic
9 1 (0.68%) MOM
Vendors
1 93 (62.84%) VMware
2 70 (47.30%) Microsoft
3 34 (22.97%) Cisco
4 15 (10.14%) Citrix
5 11 (7.43%) HP
6 10 (6.76%) IBM
7 8 (5.41%) CheckPoint
7 8 (5.41%) WatchGuard
8 7 (4.73%) EMC
9 6 (4.05%) Dell
9 6 (4.05%) Oracle
9 6 (4.05%) Symantec
9 6 (4.05%) Veeam
10 5 (3.38%) 3PAR
10 5 (3.38%) McAfee
11 4 (2.70%) NetApp
11 4 (2.70%) Sophos
11 4 (2.70%) Juniper
11 4 (2.70%) Altiris
12 2 (1.35%) Veritas
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum plus bens
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - Plus generous benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Devon
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum
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ThreePeople
Salary: £42000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
EMBS- People Transfer
Salary: Up to 55,000 + Benefits + Car Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Swindon
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + plus benefits, 10% car allowance
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Bristol
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Bristol
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £26000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
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Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Dorset
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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