The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 155 143 180
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +37
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 68 68 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.11% 1.30% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 1.37% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 59 51 29
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,100 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,400 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,982 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.35% +5.66%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5870 4981 5340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.74% 95.08% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4875 4317 4719
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Infrastructure Engineer
England

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Bristol -6 27 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Gloucestershire -4 10 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Somerset -11 9 £30,000 +42.85% 2
Wiltshire -13 7 £45,000 +33.33% 2
Dorset -13 6 £31,250 -16.66% 1
Devon -9 4 £30,000 - 1
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 125 (81.17%) Windows
2 117 (75.97%) VMware
3 83 (53.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 75 (48.70%) Windows Server 2008
5 73 (47.40%) Microsoft
5 73 (47.40%) Active Directory
6 65 (42.21%) MS Exchange
7 51 (33.12%) Firewall
7 51 (33.12%) vSphere
7 51 (33.12%) Exchange Server 2010
8 48 (31.17%) SQL Server
9 47 (30.52%) SAN
10 45 (29.22%) Windows Server 2003
11 38 (24.68%) Linux
12 37 (24.03%) LAN
13 36 (23.38%) VMware ESX
14 34 (22.08%) DHCP
14 34 (22.08%) Cisco
15 32 (20.78%) WAN
15 32 (20.78%) DNS
16 31 (20.13%) MS Excel
17 29 (18.83%) Windows Server 2012
18 28 (18.18%) TCP/IP
19 27 (17.53%) VPN
20 26 (16.88%) Security Cleared
21 23 (14.94%) Citrix
22 22 (14.29%) Windows 7
23 21 (13.64%) Windows XP
24 20 (12.99%) Microsoft Certification
25 19 (12.34%) ITIL

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 65 (42.21%) MS Exchange
2 51 (33.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (11.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 17 (11.04%) Lync
5 15 (9.74%) Exchange Server 2003
5 15 (9.74%) IIS
6 11 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2000
6 11 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (6.49%) SharePoint
8 6 (3.90%) Apache
9 4 (2.60%) WebLogic
10 3 (1.95%) SharePoint 2010
11 2 (1.30%) CMS
11 2 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.65%) Alfresco
12 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 31 (20.13%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.84%) MS Office
3 4 (2.60%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.95%) Office 365
2 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (33.12%) Firewall
2 47 (30.52%) SAN
3 37 (24.03%) LAN
4 34 (22.08%) DHCP
5 32 (20.78%) WAN
5 32 (20.78%) DNS
6 28 (18.18%) TCP/IP
7 27 (17.53%) VPN
8 13 (8.44%) NAS
9 8 (5.19%) Network Security
10 7 (4.55%) IP Telephony
10 7 (4.55%) VLAN
10 7 (4.55%) Internet
10 7 (4.55%) Wireless
10 7 (4.55%) IPsec
11 6 (3.90%) SSL
11 6 (3.90%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (2.60%) Fibre Channel
12 4 (2.60%) iSCSI
13 3 (1.95%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (31.17%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (5.19%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (3.90%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.60%) MySQL
6 3 (1.95%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (5.84%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.30%) Finance
3 1 (0.65%) Retail
3 1 (0.65%) Advertising
3 1 (0.65%) Military
3 1 (0.65%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.60%) J2EE
2 3 (1.95%) HTML
3 2 (1.30%) .NET
3 2 (1.30%) CSS
3 2 (1.30%) Web Services
4 1 (0.65%) HTML5
4 1 (0.65%) X-Windows
4 1 (0.65%) WAP
4 1 (0.65%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.79%) Blackberry
2 7 (4.55%) Digital Media
3 6 (3.90%) Firmware
4 5 (3.25%) Clustering
5 3 (1.95%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.30%) Streaming Video
6 2 (1.30%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.30%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.65%) CESG
7 1 (0.65%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.65%) Open Source
7 1 (0.65%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 125 (81.17%) Windows
2 75 (48.70%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (29.22%) Windows Server 2003
4 38 (24.68%) Linux
5 29 (18.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 21 (13.64%) Windows XP
8 16 (10.39%) Windows 8
9 14 (9.09%) UNIX
10 13 (8.44%) Windows Vista
10 13 (8.44%) Windows 2000
11 11 (7.14%) CentOS
12 7 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (3.90%) Solaris
14 4 (2.60%) AIX
14 4 (2.60%) HPUX
15 2 (1.30%) Debian
16 1 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
16 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (12.34%) ITIL
2 17 (11.04%) Network Monitoring
3 14 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 13 (8.44%) Identity Management
5 10 (6.49%) Problem Management
6 8 (5.19%) Mobile Device Management
7 6 (3.90%) Incident Management
7 6 (3.90%) Release Management
7 6 (3.90%) Network Management
8 5 (3.25%) Project Management
8 5 (3.25%) Migration
9 4 (2.60%) ERP
9 4 (2.60%) Change Management
9 4 (2.60%) Computer Architecture
9 4 (2.60%) Software Architecture
9 4 (2.60%) Web Development
10 3 (1.95%) Asset Management
10 3 (1.95%) Supplier Management
10 3 (1.95%) Network Architecture
10 3 (1.95%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 19 (12.34%) SQL
2 5 (3.25%) Shell Script
3 4 (2.60%) Perl
3 4 (2.60%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.95%) C
5 2 (1.30%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.30%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.65%) PHP
6 1 (0.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (16.88%) Security Cleared
2 20 (12.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (11.69%) Degree
3 18 (11.69%) MCSE
3 18 (11.69%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (8.44%) SC Cleared
5 12 (7.79%) CCNP
5 12 (7.79%) CCNA
5 12 (7.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (5.84%) DV Cleared
7 7 (4.55%) MCSA
8 5 (3.25%) CCA
8 5 (3.25%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.65%) PhD
10 1 (0.65%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.84%) SLA
2 3 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 83 (53.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 73 (47.40%) Active Directory
3 51 (33.12%) vSphere
4 36 (23.38%) VMware ESX
5 19 (12.34%) Hyper-V
6 11 (7.14%) Terminal Services
7 6 (3.90%) vCloud
7 6 (3.90%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (2.60%) XenApp
9 3 (1.95%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (1.95%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.95%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.65%) NFS
Systems Management
1 15 (9.74%) Backup Exec
2 11 (7.14%) NetBackup
3 8 (5.19%) SCCM
4 7 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
4 7 (4.55%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (2.60%) ARCserve
6 3 (1.95%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (1.30%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.30%) SCOM
8 1 (0.65%) WSUS
8 1 (0.65%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 117 (75.97%) VMware
2 73 (47.40%) Microsoft
3 34 (22.08%) Cisco
4 23 (14.94%) Citrix
5 15 (9.74%) HP
6 11 (7.14%) Symantec
7 8 (5.19%) NetApp
7 8 (5.19%) WatchGuard
8 7 (4.55%) McAfee
9 6 (3.90%) Juniper
9 6 (3.90%) EMC
9 6 (3.90%) Apple
9 6 (3.90%) Veeam
10 5 (3.25%) CheckPoint
10 5 (3.25%) IBM
10 5 (3.25%) Oracle
11 4 (2.60%) JBoss
11 4 (2.60%) Veritas
11 4 (2.60%) CommVault
11 4 (2.60%) 3PAR
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wiltshire
Roc Search
Salary: £4500 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago