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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 170 136 171
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +35
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 69 118 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.27% 2.02% 1.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 2.09% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 54 112 61
Median salary £40,000 £33,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
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
5277 5649 5971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 97.22% 96.91% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4460 4809 4946
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,648
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 July 2016.

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 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +9 25 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Wiltshire -9 17 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Bristol +8 14 £38,750 -3.12%
Dorset +14 6 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Somerset -9 4 £39,000 +81.39%
Devon -11 3 £31,500 +12.50%
Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, 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.

1 120 (74.07%) Windows
2 95 (58.64%) VMware
3 75 (46.30%) Active Directory
4 65 (40.12%) Linux
5 63 (38.89%) Windows Server
6 60 (37.04%) Microsoft
7 55 (33.95%) Windows Server 2008
8 54 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 52 (32.10%) Windows Server 2012
10 47 (29.01%) Cisco
11 46 (28.40%) MS Exchange
12 43 (26.54%) Firewall
13 38 (23.46%) WAN
13 38 (23.46%) Security Cleared
14 37 (22.84%) LAN
15 36 (22.22%) vSphere
16 35 (21.60%) SC Cleared
17 28 (17.28%) SAN
18 27 (16.67%) DNS
18 27 (16.67%) MS Excel
18 27 (16.67%) SCCM
19 24 (14.81%) SQL
20 23 (14.20%) Windows Server 2003
20 23 (14.20%) Data Centre
21 22 (13.58%) SQL Server
22 21 (12.96%) DHCP
22 21 (12.96%) Citrix
23 20 (12.35%) TCP/IP
23 20 (12.35%) ITIL
24 19 (11.73%) Hyper-V

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 46 (28.40%) MS Exchange
2 19 (11.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (9.26%) Apache
3 15 (9.26%) IIS
4 12 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (7.41%) Skype for Business
5 10 (6.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2000
6 8 (4.94%) SharePoint
7 7 (4.32%) JBoss
7 7 (4.32%) Tomcat
8 5 (3.09%) IBM Domino
8 5 (3.09%) IBM Notes
9 4 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.62%) SAS
Applications
1 27 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.09%) MS Office
3 2 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 15 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
1 15 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 15 (9.26%) Office 365
2 5 (3.09%) SaaS
3 1 (0.62%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.62%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 43 (26.54%) Firewall
2 38 (23.46%) WAN
3 37 (22.84%) LAN
4 28 (17.28%) SAN
5 27 (16.67%) DNS
6 21 (12.96%) DHCP
7 20 (12.35%) TCP/IP
8 16 (9.88%) VPN
9 9 (5.56%) NAS
10 8 (4.94%) VoIP
11 6 (3.70%) Skype
12 5 (3.09%) Wireshark
13 4 (2.47%) Internet
13 4 (2.47%) Unified Communications
14 3 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
14 3 (1.85%) Extranet
14 3 (1.85%) Intranet
14 3 (1.85%) SMTP
14 3 (1.85%) VLAN
15 2 (1.23%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.58%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.17%) MySQL
3 3 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.23%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (6.79%) Git (software)
1 11 (6.79%) Subversion
General
1 9 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 8 (4.94%) Manufacturing
3 4 (2.47%) Advertising
4 2 (1.23%) Banking
4 2 (1.23%) Electronics
4 2 (1.23%) Finance
5 1 (0.62%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.94%) LAMP
2 7 (4.32%) .NET
2 7 (4.32%) Web Services
3 5 (3.09%) Silverlight
4 1 (0.62%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.20%) Data Centre
2 12 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (6.79%) Clustering
4 9 (5.56%) Replication
5 5 (3.09%) Client/Server
6 4 (2.47%) Digital Media
6 4 (2.47%) Driving Licence
6 4 (2.47%) EqualLogic
6 4 (2.47%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.85%) CLARiiON
7 3 (1.85%) EMC VNX
7 3 (1.85%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.23%) iSeries
8 2 (1.23%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.62%) BYOD
9 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.62%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.62%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 120 (74.07%) Windows
2 65 (40.12%) Linux
3 63 (38.89%) Windows Server
4 55 (33.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 52 (32.10%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (14.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (9.88%) Windows 7
8 12 (7.41%) Unix
9 11 (6.79%) Oracle Linux
10 8 (4.94%) Windows 2000
10 8 (4.94%) Windows 8
10 8 (4.94%) Windows Vista
10 8 (4.94%) Windows XP
11 7 (4.32%) Windows 10
12 4 (2.47%) CentOS
13 3 (1.85%) FreeNAS
14 2 (1.23%) AIX
14 2 (1.23%) Android
14 2 (1.23%) Apple iOS
14 2 (1.23%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (12.35%) ITIL
2 16 (9.88%) Change Management
2 16 (9.88%) Service Delivery
3 13 (8.02%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
5 11 (6.79%) Software Deployment
6 8 (4.94%) Change Control
6 8 (4.94%) Cybersecurity
6 8 (4.94%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (4.32%) Identity Management
8 6 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (3.70%) Load Balancing
8 6 (3.70%) Patch Management
8 6 (3.70%) Systems Analysis
9 5 (3.09%) Application Performance Monitoring
9 5 (3.09%) Business Continuity
9 5 (3.09%) Business Continuity Management
9 5 (3.09%) Configuration Management
9 5 (3.09%) DevOps
10 4 (2.47%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 24 (14.81%) SQL
2 19 (11.73%) PowerShell
3 15 (9.26%) Java
4 7 (4.32%) Perl
4 7 (4.32%) Python
5 2 (1.23%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.62%) PHP
Qualifications
1 38 (23.46%) Security Cleared
2 35 (21.60%) SC Cleared
3 15 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (7.41%) MCSE
5 11 (6.79%) RHCE
5 11 (6.79%) RHCSA
6 10 (6.17%) CCNA
6 10 (6.17%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (6.17%) DV Cleared
7 4 (2.47%) MCSA
8 3 (1.85%) Degree
8 3 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.23%) MCITP
9 2 (1.23%) MCP
10 1 (0.62%) CCNP
10 1 (0.62%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.62%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.62%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.32%) SLA
2 1 (0.62%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 75 (46.30%) Active Directory
2 54 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (22.22%) vSphere
4 19 (11.73%) Hyper-V
5 18 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
6 12 (7.41%) VMware ESX
6 12 (7.41%) XenApp
7 6 (3.70%) Terminal Services
8 5 (3.09%) Firmware
8 5 (3.09%) Virtual Desktop
8 5 (3.09%) Virtual Servers
9 4 (2.47%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.62%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.62%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 27 (16.67%) SCCM
2 10 (6.17%) Backup Exec
3 9 (5.56%) NetBackup
3 9 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (5.56%) SCOM
3 9 (5.56%) WSUS
4 8 (4.94%) McAfee ePO
5 7 (4.32%) AirWatch
6 3 (1.85%) MOM
6 3 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (1.23%) Puppet
8 1 (0.62%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.62%) Nagios
Vendors
1 95 (58.64%) VMware
2 60 (37.04%) Microsoft
3 47 (29.01%) Cisco
4 21 (12.96%) Citrix
5 18 (11.11%) HP
6 14 (8.64%) Oracle
7 13 (8.02%) NetApp
8 12 (7.41%) Dell
9 11 (6.79%) EMC
9 11 (6.79%) Perforce
10 9 (5.56%) Symantec
11 8 (4.94%) Intel Security
12 6 (3.70%) CommVault
12 6 (3.70%) IBM
13 5 (3.09%) Apple
13 5 (3.09%) Lotus
13 5 (3.09%) Riverbed
13 5 (3.09%) Veeam
14 4 (2.47%) CheckPoint
14 4 (2.47%) Palo Alto
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