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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 163 185 167
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 74 39 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.22% 0.72% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 0.76% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 71 38 55
Average salary £37,500 £28,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.92% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,400 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,400 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -
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
5801 5145 5413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.03% 95.56% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4942 4365 4815
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 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
Wiltshire +13 20 £38,750 +3.33% 2
Bristol -8 20 £40,000 +42.85% 8
Gloucestershire +4 13 £35,500 +47.91% 3
Devon +13 10 £34,000 +23.63%
Dorset -22 7 £34,000 +27.10% 1
Somerset +4 4 £40,500 -19.00% 1
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 124 (81.05%) Windows
2 92 (60.13%) VMware
3 78 (50.98%) Active Directory
4 69 (45.10%) Microsoft
5 58 (37.91%) VMware Infrastructure
6 55 (35.95%) MS Exchange
7 52 (33.99%) SAN
8 49 (32.03%) Windows Server 2008
9 44 (28.76%) Hyper-V
10 41 (26.80%) TCP/IP
11 40 (26.14%) Exchange Server 2010
12 38 (24.84%) Linux
13 37 (24.18%) DNS
14 35 (22.88%) SCCM
15 34 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
16 33 (21.57%) SQL Server
16 33 (21.57%) Windows Server 2003
17 32 (20.92%) DHCP
17 32 (20.92%) Cisco
18 31 (20.26%) Firewall
19 29 (18.95%) MS Excel
19 29 (18.95%) SCOM
20 27 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
21 26 (16.99%) Cisco Certification
22 25 (16.34%) ITIL
22 25 (16.34%) SQL
23 24 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
23 24 (15.69%) vSphere
24 23 (15.03%) NAS
25 22 (14.38%) VPN

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 55 (35.95%) MS Exchange
2 40 (26.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 27 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 15 (9.80%) SharePoint
5 12 (7.84%) Lync
6 9 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (5.88%) IIS
7 8 (5.23%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (3.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2000
9 4 (2.61%) Apache
10 3 (1.96%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.65%) Confluence
11 1 (0.65%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.65%) nginx
11 1 (0.65%) MediaWiki
11 1 (0.65%) OpenStack
Applications
1 29 (18.95%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.50%) MS Office
3 2 (1.31%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.46%) Office 365
2 4 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.31%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (33.99%) SAN
2 41 (26.80%) TCP/IP
3 37 (24.18%) DNS
4 32 (20.92%) DHCP
5 31 (20.26%) Firewall
6 23 (15.03%) NAS
7 22 (14.38%) VPN
8 15 (9.80%) IPsec
8 15 (9.80%) SSL
9 13 (8.50%) LAN
10 11 (7.19%) WAN
11 10 (6.54%) Internet
12 8 (5.23%) Wireless
12 8 (5.23%) Network Security
13 6 (3.92%) IP Telephony
14 5 (3.27%) VLAN
15 4 (2.61%) VoIP
16 3 (1.96%) MPLS
16 3 (1.96%) FTP
16 3 (1.96%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (21.57%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (3.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (2.61%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.31%) MySQL
6 1 (0.65%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.65%) Hudson
1 1 (0.65%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.65%) Subversion
1 1 (0.65%) JIRA
General
1 10 (6.54%) Finance
2 9 (5.88%) Advertising
3 8 (5.23%) Back Office
4 6 (3.92%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.31%) French Language
5 2 (1.31%) Spanish Language
5 2 (1.31%) Legal
6 1 (0.65%) Banking
6 1 (0.65%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.96%) LAMP
1 3 (1.96%) COM
2 2 (1.31%) CSS
2 2 (1.31%) .NET
2 2 (1.31%) HTML
3 1 (0.65%) WinForms
3 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.65%) Web Services
3 1 (0.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.88%) Clustering
2 6 (3.92%) Blackberry
3 3 (1.96%) Mathematics
3 3 (1.96%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.31%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.31%) PKI
4 2 (1.31%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.65%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.65%) Wiki
5 1 (0.65%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.65%) Smartcard
5 1 (0.65%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 124 (81.05%) Windows
2 49 (32.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 38 (24.84%) Linux
4 34 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (21.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (10.46%) Windows 8
7 15 (9.80%) Windows 7
8 14 (9.15%) CentOS
8 14 (9.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (5.23%) Windows XP
10 6 (3.92%) Windows 2000
10 6 (3.92%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.31%) UNIX
12 1 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.65%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.65%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (16.34%) ITIL
2 11 (7.19%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (4.58%) Mentoring
3 7 (4.58%) Performance Management
3 7 (4.58%) Configuration Management
4 5 (3.27%) Load Balancing
4 5 (3.27%) Migration
4 5 (3.27%) Service Management
4 5 (3.27%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (3.27%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (2.61%) Project Management
5 4 (2.61%) Identity Management
6 3 (1.96%) Network Design
6 3 (1.96%) Network Load Balancing
6 3 (1.96%) Problem Management
7 2 (1.31%) Email Management
7 2 (1.31%) Time Management
7 2 (1.31%) Business Continuity
7 2 (1.31%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (1.31%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 25 (16.34%) SQL
2 12 (7.84%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.27%) VB
4 1 (0.65%) Python
4 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.65%) Perl
4 1 (0.65%) VBScript
4 1 (0.65%) VBA
4 1 (0.65%) C#
Qualifications
1 26 (16.99%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (15.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 15 (9.80%) CCNP
5 14 (9.15%) MCSE
5 14 (9.15%) Security Cleared
6 11 (7.19%) SC Cleared
7 10 (6.54%) CCNA
8 9 (5.88%) MCP
9 7 (4.58%) MCITP
10 6 (3.92%) Degree
11 5 (3.27%) Citrix Certification
11 5 (3.27%) MCSA
12 3 (1.96%) MCTS
12 3 (1.96%) CCA
13 2 (1.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (1.31%) HP APS
13 2 (1.31%) VCP5
14 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
14 1 (0.65%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.27%) SLA
System Software
1 78 (50.98%) Active Directory
2 58 (37.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (28.76%) Hyper-V
4 24 (15.69%) vSphere
5 13 (8.50%) vCloud
5 13 (8.50%) VMware ESX
6 10 (6.54%) XenDesktop
7 8 (5.23%) Forefront TMG
8 7 (4.58%) XenServer
9 6 (3.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 5 (3.27%) XenApp
10 5 (3.27%) UAG
10 5 (3.27%) Terminal Services
11 4 (2.61%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (1.31%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.65%) Postfix
13 1 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.65%) Samba
13 1 (0.65%) NFS
Systems Management
1 35 (22.88%) SCCM
2 29 (18.95%) SCOM
3 10 (6.54%) SCVMM
4 9 (5.88%) Backup Exec
5 8 (5.23%) SCSM
6 4 (2.61%) SCDPM
6 4 (2.61%) Tivoli
6 4 (2.61%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.96%) McAfee ePO
7 3 (1.96%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.96%) Netcool
7 3 (1.96%) SCOrch
7 3 (1.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (1.31%) OpenView
8 2 (1.31%) Nagios
8 2 (1.31%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.65%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.65%) Puppet
9 1 (0.65%) Hyperic
9 1 (0.65%) WSUS
Vendors
1 92 (60.13%) VMware
2 69 (45.10%) Microsoft
3 32 (20.92%) Cisco
4 21 (13.73%) Citrix
5 12 (7.84%) HP
6 7 (4.58%) CheckPoint
6 7 (4.58%) Oracle
7 6 (3.92%) Dell
8 5 (3.27%) Symantec
8 5 (3.27%) IBM
9 4 (2.61%) NetApp
9 4 (2.61%) McAfee
9 4 (2.61%) Sophos
9 4 (2.61%) Altiris
10 3 (1.96%) Red Hat
11 2 (1.31%) EMC
11 2 (1.31%) CommVault
11 2 (1.31%) Veritas
11 2 (1.31%) Brocade
12 1 (0.65%) ArcSight
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum with added bonus and pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Auburn Rose
Salary: £20k - £22k + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Plus generous benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £42000.00 per annum + Car, Pension, Healthcare etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Royal Bank Of Scotland
Salary: 240000 to $360000 per Year (GBP)
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol, South West, United Kingdom
RBS
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 18 days ago