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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 171 174 150
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -24
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 70 38 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.13% 0.75% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 0.79% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 62 22 51
Average salary £37,750 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,534 £28,200 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,650 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +14.28%
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
5871 4816 5591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.14% 95.01% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 4911 4167 4952
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
Wiltshire +9 23 £45,000 +44.57% 4
Bristol -11 14 £37,500 - 7
Dorset -3 12 £36,250 +20.83% 5
Somerset -13 10 £35,000 -24.73% 4
Gloucestershire - 8 £35,000 - 5
Devon - 1 £45,000 - 2
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 130 (82.28%) Windows
2 117 (74.05%) VMware
3 83 (52.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 75 (47.47%) Microsoft
5 74 (46.84%) Active Directory
6 68 (43.04%) Windows Server 2008
7 64 (40.51%) MS Exchange
8 54 (34.18%) SAN
9 49 (31.01%) Exchange Server 2010
10 47 (29.75%) Firewall
11 46 (29.11%) Windows Server 2003
12 45 (28.48%) SQL Server
13 44 (27.85%) Linux
14 40 (25.32%) TCP/IP
14 40 (25.32%) vSphere
15 37 (23.42%) DNS
15 37 (23.42%) Cisco
16 35 (22.15%) DHCP
17 33 (20.89%) Windows Server 2012
18 32 (20.25%) MS Excel
19 31 (19.62%) VMware ESX
20 28 (17.72%) Security Cleared
21 26 (16.46%) VPN
22 25 (15.82%) ITIL
23 24 (15.19%) NAS
23 24 (15.19%) WAN
24 23 (14.56%) Windows 8
24 23 (14.56%) Exchange Server 2013
25 21 (13.29%) Windows 7
25 21 (13.29%) LAN

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 64 (40.51%) MS Exchange
2 49 (31.01%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (14.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (12.66%) Lync
5 19 (12.03%) Exchange Server 2003
6 13 (8.23%) Exchange Server 2007
7 12 (7.59%) Exchange Server 2000
7 12 (7.59%) SharePoint
8 11 (6.96%) IIS
9 6 (3.80%) Apache
9 6 (3.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.90%) WebLogic
10 3 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.63%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.63%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.63%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 32 (20.25%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.70%) Office 365
2 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (34.18%) SAN
2 47 (29.75%) Firewall
3 40 (25.32%) TCP/IP
4 37 (23.42%) DNS
5 35 (22.15%) DHCP
6 26 (16.46%) VPN
7 24 (15.19%) NAS
7 24 (15.19%) WAN
8 21 (13.29%) LAN
9 12 (7.59%) SSL
10 11 (6.96%) Internet
10 11 (6.96%) IPsec
10 11 (6.96%) IP Telephony
10 11 (6.96%) Network Security
11 10 (6.33%) VLAN
12 8 (5.06%) Wireless
13 4 (2.53%) Fibre Channel
13 4 (2.53%) iSCSI
13 4 (2.53%) Wi-Fi
14 3 (1.90%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (28.48%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (5.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (4.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 6 (3.80%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (1.90%) MySQL
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
General
1 8 (5.06%) Telecoms
2 4 (2.53%) Finance
3 2 (1.27%) Advertising
4 1 (0.63%) Electronics
4 1 (0.63%) Banking
4 1 (0.63%) Local Government
4 1 (0.63%) French Language
4 1 (0.63%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.53%) HTML
2 3 (1.90%) .NET
2 3 (1.90%) J2EE
2 3 (1.90%) CSS
2 3 (1.90%) Web Services
3 1 (0.63%) XML
3 1 (0.63%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.96%) Blackberry
2 5 (3.16%) Clustering
2 5 (3.16%) Digital Media
3 4 (2.53%) Firmware
4 3 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.90%) Thin Client
4 3 (1.90%) Fat Client
4 3 (1.90%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.27%) Visualisation
5 2 (1.27%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.63%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.63%) CESG
6 1 (0.63%) PKI
6 1 (0.63%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.63%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.63%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 130 (82.28%) Windows
2 68 (43.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 46 (29.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 44 (27.85%) Linux
5 33 (20.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 23 (14.56%) Windows 8
7 21 (13.29%) Windows 7
8 20 (12.66%) Windows XP
9 15 (9.49%) CentOS
10 13 (8.23%) UNIX
11 12 (7.59%) Windows Vista
11 12 (7.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (6.96%) Windows 2000
13 5 (3.16%) Solaris
14 4 (2.53%) AIX
15 3 (1.90%) HPUX
16 2 (1.27%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (15.82%) ITIL
2 17 (10.76%) Network Monitoring
3 15 (9.49%) Identity Management
4 10 (6.33%) Problem Management
4 10 (6.33%) Configuration Management
5 8 (5.06%) Migration
5 8 (5.06%) Mentoring
6 7 (4.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (3.80%) Incident Management
7 6 (3.80%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (3.16%) Mobile Device Management
9 4 (2.53%) Web Development
9 4 (2.53%) Release Management
9 4 (2.53%) ERP
9 4 (2.53%) Change Management
10 3 (1.90%) Security Management
10 3 (1.90%) Service Management
10 3 (1.90%) Asset Management
10 3 (1.90%) Supplier Management
10 3 (1.90%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (11.39%) SQL
2 7 (4.43%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.53%) Bash Shell
3 4 (2.53%) VB
3 4 (2.53%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.90%) C
4 3 (1.90%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.90%) Perl
Qualifications
1 28 (17.72%) Security Cleared
2 20 (12.66%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (9.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (9.49%) SC Cleared
4 14 (8.86%) CCNP
5 12 (7.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (6.96%) MCSE
6 11 (6.96%) Degree
7 9 (5.70%) CCNA
8 6 (3.80%) DV Cleared
8 6 (3.80%) MCP
9 5 (3.16%) MCSA
10 2 (1.27%) MCTS
10 2 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.63%) PhD
11 1 (0.63%) CCIE
11 1 (0.63%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.63%) MCITP
11 1 (0.63%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.33%) SLA
2 3 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 83 (52.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 74 (46.84%) Active Directory
3 40 (25.32%) vSphere
4 31 (19.62%) VMware ESX
5 19 (12.03%) Hyper-V
6 10 (6.33%) vCloud
6 10 (6.33%) Terminal Services
7 5 (3.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 5 (3.16%) XenApp
8 4 (2.53%) XenDesktop
8 4 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (2.53%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (2.53%) UAG
9 3 (1.90%) XenServer
10 2 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.63%) NFS
11 1 (0.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 19 (12.03%) SCCM
1 19 (12.03%) Backup Exec
2 11 (6.96%) NetBackup
3 10 (6.33%) SCOM
4 8 (5.06%) McAfee ePO
4 8 (5.06%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (2.53%) ARCserve
5 4 (2.53%) SCSM
6 3 (1.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (1.27%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.27%) SCVMM
7 2 (1.27%) Nagios
7 2 (1.27%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.27%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.63%) MOM
8 1 (0.63%) Netcool
8 1 (0.63%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 117 (74.05%) VMware
2 75 (47.47%) Microsoft
3 37 (23.42%) Cisco
4 16 (10.13%) Citrix
5 14 (8.86%) HP
6 12 (7.59%) Symantec
7 8 (5.06%) WatchGuard
7 8 (5.06%) IBM
7 8 (5.06%) McAfee
8 7 (4.43%) NetApp
8 7 (4.43%) EMC
9 6 (3.80%) Veeam
9 6 (3.80%) CommVault
9 6 (3.80%) Sophos
10 5 (3.16%) Veritas
10 5 (3.16%) Red Hat
10 5 (3.16%) CheckPoint
10 5 (3.16%) 3PAR
11 4 (2.53%) Altiris
11 4 (2.53%) Juniper
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 to £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Wiltshire
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Annual Bonus, Flexible Working Hours
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Bournemouth
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus Package / Car Allowance
Posted: 18 days ago
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £42000 - £48000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Poole
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Swindon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago