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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 154 166 169
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 87 63 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.46% 1.03% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 1.08% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 85 56 31
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,100 £51,250 £44,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
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
5715 5829 4833
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.20% 95.26% 95.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4849 4820 4167
Average salary £38,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 +20 31 £36,000 -20.00% 4
Bristol -4 24 £37,750 +0.66% 3
Devon +12 15 £28,000 - 9
Gloucestershire -13 10 £38,750 +6.89% 4
Somerset +1 5 £21,500 -39.43% 4
Dorset -11 1 £37,500 +20.00% 1
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 September 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.

1 167 (80.68%) Windows
2 142 (68.60%) VMware
3 131 (63.29%) Active Directory
4 89 (43.00%) MS Exchange
5 87 (42.03%) Microsoft
6 81 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 74 (35.75%) SAN
8 71 (34.30%) Windows Server 2012
9 64 (30.92%) VMware Infrastructure
10 60 (28.99%) SCCM
10 60 (28.99%) ITIL
11 59 (28.50%) Windows Server 2003
12 57 (27.54%) Exchange Server 2010
13 52 (25.12%) Citrix
14 49 (23.67%) Security Cleared
15 48 (23.19%) SQL Server
16 46 (22.22%) Firewall
17 40 (19.32%) Linux
17 40 (19.32%) vSphere
18 39 (18.84%) Hyper-V
18 39 (18.84%) MS Excel
18 39 (18.84%) DNS
19 36 (17.39%) DHCP
19 36 (17.39%) Cisco
20 35 (16.91%) SCOM
20 35 (16.91%) Exchange Server 2013
21 34 (16.43%) Symantec
22 31 (14.98%) HP
23 30 (14.49%) VPN
24 28 (13.53%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 89 (43.00%) MS Exchange
2 57 (27.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 35 (16.91%) Exchange Server 2013
4 25 (12.08%) SharePoint
4 25 (12.08%) Lync
5 24 (11.59%) Exchange Server 2007
6 21 (10.14%) IIS
7 15 (7.25%) Office Communications Server
8 7 (3.38%) Tomcat
9 6 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (1.93%) Apache
11 3 (1.45%) JBoss
11 3 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2000
12 1 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
12 1 (0.48%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 39 (18.84%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.73%) MS Office
3 2 (0.97%) MS Project
4 1 (0.48%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (3.38%) Office 365
2 6 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.45%) SaaS
3 3 (1.45%) PaaS
4 1 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.48%) Route 53
4 1 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 74 (35.75%) SAN
2 46 (22.22%) Firewall
3 39 (18.84%) DNS
4 36 (17.39%) DHCP
5 30 (14.49%) VPN
6 28 (13.53%) TCP/IP
7 14 (6.76%) WAN
8 13 (6.28%) Wireless
8 13 (6.28%) Network Security
9 11 (5.31%) LAN
10 10 (4.83%) Internet
11 9 (4.35%) VLAN
11 9 (4.35%) NAS
12 8 (3.86%) VoIP
13 6 (2.90%) SSL
13 6 (2.90%) Cisco Nexus
14 5 (2.42%) IP Telephony
15 4 (1.93%) IPsec
16 3 (1.45%) TETRA
16 3 (1.45%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (23.19%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.18%) SQL Server 2005
3 16 (7.73%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (5.31%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.45%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (1.45%) MS Access
6 1 (0.48%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.48%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.48%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.45%) MSI
2 1 (0.48%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (10.63%) Back Office
2 10 (4.83%) Finance
2 10 (4.83%) Advertising
3 3 (1.45%) Telecoms
4 2 (0.97%) Legal
5 1 (0.48%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.48%) Retail
5 1 (0.48%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.86%) Application Packaging
2 4 (1.93%) Silverlight
2 4 (1.93%) .NET
3 3 (1.45%) Web Services
3 3 (1.45%) Middleware
3 3 (1.45%) LAMP
4 2 (0.97%) COM
5 1 (0.48%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (12.08%) Data Centre
2 12 (5.80%) Clustering
3 10 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.86%) EMC VNX
5 7 (3.38%) EqualLogic
6 6 (2.90%) Blackberry
7 5 (2.42%) Statistics
8 4 (1.93%) Fat Client
8 4 (1.93%) IVR
8 4 (1.93%) Thin Client
9 3 (1.45%) HP Storage
10 2 (0.97%) PDA
10 2 (0.97%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.48%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.48%) Replication
11 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.48%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.48%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 167 (80.68%) Windows
2 81 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 71 (34.30%) Windows Server 2012
4 59 (28.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 40 (19.32%) Linux
6 24 (11.59%) Windows 7
7 19 (9.18%) Windows 8
8 16 (7.73%) Windows XP
9 10 (4.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (1.93%) Windows 2000
11 3 (1.45%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (1.45%) Android
11 3 (1.45%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (1.45%) CentOS
12 2 (0.97%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.97%) Windows Vista
13 1 (0.48%) Debian
13 1 (0.48%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.48%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (28.99%) ITIL
2 22 (10.63%) Service Delivery
3 14 (6.76%) Root Cause Analysis
4 13 (6.28%) Systems Analysis
4 13 (6.28%) Migration
5 10 (4.83%) Change Management
5 10 (4.83%) Change Control
6 9 (4.35%) TOGAF
7 7 (3.38%) Project Management
7 7 (3.38%) Mentoring
8 6 (2.90%) Process Management
8 6 (2.90%) ITIL V3
8 6 (2.90%) Problem Management
9 5 (2.42%) Release Management
9 5 (2.42%) Incident Management
9 5 (2.42%) Line Management
10 4 (1.93%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (1.93%) Software Deployment
10 4 (1.93%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (1.45%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (10.14%) SQL
2 13 (6.28%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.93%) VBScript
4 3 (1.45%) Java
5 2 (0.97%) C
5 2 (0.97%) VB
6 1 (0.48%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 49 (23.67%) Security Cleared
2 23 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (10.63%) Degree
4 20 (9.66%) MCSE
5 18 (8.70%) CCNA
5 18 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (5.80%) DV Cleared
7 9 (4.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (2.90%) MCP
9 5 (2.42%) MCITP
10 4 (1.93%) MCSA
11 3 (1.45%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (1.45%) CCENT
12 2 (0.97%) SC Cleared
12 2 (0.97%) CCSA
12 2 (0.97%) CCNP
13 1 (0.48%) CCA
13 1 (0.48%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 131 (63.29%) Active Directory
2 64 (30.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (19.32%) vSphere
4 39 (18.84%) Hyper-V
5 20 (9.66%) VMware ESX
6 13 (6.28%) XenApp
7 12 (5.80%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (3.86%) XenServer
9 6 (2.90%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 3 (1.45%) vCloud
10 3 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (1.45%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.97%) Xen
11 2 (0.97%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.48%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 60 (28.99%) SCCM
2 35 (16.91%) SCOM
3 22 (10.63%) NetBackup
4 17 (8.21%) HP Data Protector
5 13 (6.28%) HP SIM
5 13 (6.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 9 (4.35%) Backup Exec
7 7 (3.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 6 (2.90%) WSUS
8 6 (2.90%) EMC NetWorker
8 6 (2.90%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (1.45%) SCVMM
9 3 (1.45%) SCDPM
9 3 (1.45%) Windows Intune
10 2 (0.97%) Zenoss
10 2 (0.97%) WhatsUp Gold
10 2 (0.97%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.97%) Nagios
10 2 (0.97%) SCSM
11 1 (0.48%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 142 (68.60%) VMware
2 87 (42.03%) Microsoft
3 52 (25.12%) Citrix
4 36 (17.39%) Cisco
5 34 (16.43%) Symantec
6 31 (14.98%) HP
7 17 (8.21%) Dell
8 12 (5.80%) NetApp
9 10 (4.83%) EMC
10 7 (3.38%) MobileIron
11 6 (2.90%) CheckPoint
11 6 (2.90%) Oracle
12 4 (1.93%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.93%) Veeam
13 3 (1.45%) 3PAR
13 3 (1.45%) Siemens
13 3 (1.45%) Nortel
13 3 (1.45%) Dell Compellent
14 2 (0.97%) Nimble Storage
14 2 (0.97%) Trapeze
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