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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 154 153 139
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 96 83 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.56% 1.43% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 1.50% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 89 81 69
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £32,061
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
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
5921 5524 5277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.07% 95.37% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 4880 4671 4662
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £53,000
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
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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
Gloucestershire +7 36 £32,500 -17.72% 1
Bristol -10 24 £33,500 +1.51% 2
Wiltshire +10 17 £31,750 +3.25% 3
Dorset -13 13 £37,500 +3.44% 2
Somerset 0 3 £40,500 +15.71%
Devon - 2 £34,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 135 (83.33%) Windows
2 105 (64.81%) VMware
3 87 (53.70%) Active Directory
4 75 (46.30%) Microsoft
5 69 (42.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 68 (41.98%) MS Exchange
7 57 (35.19%) SAN
8 55 (33.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 47 (29.01%) Hyper-V
10 43 (26.54%) Windows Server 2012
11 42 (25.93%) SCCM
12 39 (24.07%) Exchange Server 2010
13 37 (22.84%) Citrix
14 36 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
14 36 (22.22%) Firewall
15 35 (21.60%) DNS
15 35 (21.60%) ITIL
15 35 (21.60%) MS Excel
16 33 (20.37%) SQL Server
16 33 (20.37%) Cisco
17 32 (19.75%) TCP/IP
17 32 (19.75%) DHCP
18 31 (19.14%) Linux
19 30 (18.52%) vSphere
20 29 (17.90%) Microsoft Certification
21 27 (16.67%) SQL
22 25 (15.43%) SCOM
23 24 (14.81%) SharePoint
24 23 (14.20%) Exchange Server 2013
25 21 (12.96%) Cisco Certification

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 68 (41.98%) MS Exchange
2 39 (24.07%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (14.81%) SharePoint
4 23 (14.20%) Exchange Server 2013
5 21 (12.96%) Lync
6 16 (9.88%) IIS
7 8 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2000
7 8 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2007
8 6 (3.70%) Office Communications Server
9 4 (2.47%) Apache
10 3 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.23%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.62%) nginx
12 1 (0.62%) Confluence
12 1 (0.62%) MediaWiki
12 1 (0.62%) OpenStack
Applications
1 35 (21.60%) MS Excel
2 16 (9.88%) MS Office
3 2 (1.23%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.62%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.02%) Office 365
2 6 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (35.19%) SAN
2 36 (22.22%) Firewall
3 35 (21.60%) DNS
4 32 (19.75%) TCP/IP
4 32 (19.75%) DHCP
5 19 (11.73%) VPN
6 17 (10.49%) LAN
7 14 (8.64%) WAN
8 12 (7.41%) NAS
9 11 (6.79%) Network Security
10 10 (6.17%) IPsec
11 9 (5.56%) Wireless
12 8 (4.94%) SSL
13 7 (4.32%) VoIP
13 7 (4.32%) Internet
14 4 (2.47%) FTP
15 2 (1.23%) IP Telephony
15 2 (1.23%) Intrusion Detection
15 2 (1.23%) VLAN
15 2 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (20.37%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (3.09%) MySQL
3 4 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.62%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.23%) MSI
1 2 (1.23%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.62%) Subversion
2 1 (0.62%) JIRA
2 1 (0.62%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.62%) Hudson
General
1 15 (9.26%) Advertising
2 12 (7.41%) Back Office
3 9 (5.56%) Finance
4 2 (1.23%) Legal
5 1 (0.62%) French Language
5 1 (0.62%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.62%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.47%) HTML
1 4 (2.47%) JSP
2 3 (1.85%) Application Packaging
3 2 (1.23%) LAMP
3 2 (1.23%) COM
4 1 (0.62%) CSS
4 1 (0.62%) .NET
4 1 (0.62%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.62%) WinForms
4 1 (0.62%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.73%) Clustering
2 7 (4.32%) Blackberry
3 4 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.23%) IVR
5 2 (1.23%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.23%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.23%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.62%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.62%) Wiki
6 1 (0.62%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 135 (83.33%) Windows
2 55 (33.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (26.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 31 (19.14%) Linux
6 15 (9.26%) Windows 8
7 12 (7.41%) Windows 7
8 10 (6.17%) CentOS
9 9 (5.56%) Windows 2000
9 9 (5.56%) Windows XP
10 8 (4.94%) Windows Vista
10 8 (4.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (3.09%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.23%) Debian
12 2 (1.23%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.62%) Mac OS X Server
13 1 (0.62%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (21.60%) ITIL
2 10 (6.17%) Migration
3 8 (4.94%) Service Delivery
4 7 (4.32%) Configuration Management
4 7 (4.32%) Load Balancing
5 6 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (3.70%) Mentoring
6 5 (3.09%) Identity Management
6 5 (3.09%) Business Continuity
6 5 (3.09%) Problem Management
7 4 (2.47%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (2.47%) Performance Management
7 4 (2.47%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (2.47%) Change Control
7 4 (2.47%) Change Management
7 4 (2.47%) Service Management
8 3 (1.85%) Project Management
8 3 (1.85%) TOGAF
8 3 (1.85%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (1.85%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 27 (16.67%) SQL
2 15 (9.26%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.47%) Python
3 4 (2.47%) C
3 4 (2.47%) Perl
3 4 (2.47%) PHP
4 2 (1.23%) VBScript
4 2 (1.23%) VB
5 1 (0.62%) VBA
5 1 (0.62%) C#
5 1 (0.62%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 29 (17.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (12.96%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (11.73%) MCSE
4 17 (10.49%) Security Cleared
5 13 (8.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (6.79%) Degree
6 11 (6.79%) SC Cleared
6 11 (6.79%) CCNP
6 11 (6.79%) CCNA
7 10 (6.17%) MCITP
8 6 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (3.09%) MCP
9 5 (3.09%) MCSA
10 4 (2.47%) CCA
10 4 (2.47%) DV Cleared
11 2 (1.23%) HP APS
11 2 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.62%) VCP5
12 1 (0.62%) MCTS
12 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.02%) SLA
2 6 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.47%) JSP 440
System Software
1 87 (53.70%) Active Directory
2 69 (42.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (29.01%) Hyper-V
4 30 (18.52%) vSphere
5 15 (9.26%) VMware ESX
6 8 (4.94%) vCloud
7 6 (3.70%) XenDesktop
8 5 (3.09%) XenApp
8 5 (3.09%) XenServer
9 3 (1.85%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.23%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (1.23%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.23%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.62%) Samba
11 1 (0.62%) Postfix
11 1 (0.62%) iptables
Systems Management
1 42 (25.93%) SCCM
2 25 (15.43%) SCOM
3 8 (4.94%) SCVMM
4 6 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (3.70%) NetBackup
4 6 (3.70%) Backup Exec
4 6 (3.70%) SCSM
5 5 (3.09%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (2.47%) SCDPM
7 3 (1.85%) Windows Intune
7 3 (1.85%) WSUS
7 3 (1.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 2 (1.23%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (1.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (1.23%) HP SIM
8 2 (1.23%) Puppet
8 2 (1.23%) OpenView
8 2 (1.23%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.23%) Netcool
9 1 (0.62%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 105 (64.81%) VMware
2 75 (46.30%) Microsoft
3 37 (22.84%) Citrix
4 33 (20.37%) Cisco
5 14 (8.64%) HP
6 11 (6.79%) Dell
6 11 (6.79%) Symantec
7 7 (4.32%) NetApp
8 6 (3.70%) Oracle
8 6 (3.70%) McAfee
8 6 (3.70%) Apple
8 6 (3.70%) EMC
9 5 (3.09%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.23%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.23%) IBM
10 2 (1.23%) Avaya
10 2 (1.23%) Brocade
10 2 (1.23%) Barracuda Networks
10 2 (1.23%) 3PAR
10 2 (1.23%) Trapeze
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Tank Recruitment Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum + Bonus+ 27 days hols + Exc Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £3500 - £30000 per annum + Car Allowance + MS Certs + Package
Posted: 23 days ago