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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 137 167 142
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -25
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 116 69 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.98% 1.13% 1.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 1.17% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 110 60 57
Average salary £33,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.84% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £42,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
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
5628 5880 4993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.06% 95.95% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4789 4881 4334
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +31 45 £32,750 -27.22%
Bristol -26 23 £40,000 -3.03% 3
Devon +7 18 £28,000 -6.66% 5
Gloucestershire -2 18 £36,250 -9.37% 2
Dorset +5 6 £37,500 +20.00%
Somerset +11 5 £21,500 -28.33% 1
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 179 (82.87%) Windows
2 140 (64.81%) VMware
3 133 (61.57%) Active Directory
4 91 (42.13%) MS Exchange
5 87 (40.28%) Microsoft
6 82 (37.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 79 (36.57%) SAN
8 75 (34.72%) VMware Infrastructure
9 72 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 59 (27.31%) SCCM
11 58 (26.85%) Windows Server 2003
12 55 (25.46%) SQL Server
13 54 (25.00%) ITIL
13 54 (25.00%) Firewall
14 53 (24.54%) Citrix
14 53 (24.54%) Exchange Server 2010
15 47 (21.76%) Security Cleared
16 46 (21.30%) Hyper-V
17 45 (20.83%) Linux
18 43 (19.91%) MS Excel
18 43 (19.91%) DNS
19 40 (18.52%) Cisco
19 40 (18.52%) vSphere
20 39 (18.06%) DHCP
21 32 (14.81%) VPN
21 32 (14.81%) SCOM
22 30 (13.89%) TCP/IP
23 29 (13.43%) Symantec
23 29 (13.43%) Exchange Server 2013
23 29 (13.43%) Data Centre

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 91 (42.13%) MS Exchange
2 53 (24.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (13.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 28 (12.96%) SharePoint
5 26 (12.04%) Lync
6 24 (11.11%) IIS
7 19 (8.80%) Exchange Server 2007
8 15 (6.94%) Office Communications Server
9 7 (3.24%) Tomcat
10 6 (2.78%) Apache
10 6 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2000
12 3 (1.39%) JBoss
12 3 (1.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.46%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 43 (19.91%) MS Excel
2 21 (9.72%) MS Office
3 1 (0.46%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.70%) Office 365
2 7 (3.24%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.39%) SaaS
4 3 (1.39%) PaaS
5 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.46%) Route 53
5 1 (0.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 79 (36.57%) SAN
2 54 (25.00%) Firewall
3 43 (19.91%) DNS
4 39 (18.06%) DHCP
5 32 (14.81%) VPN
6 30 (13.89%) TCP/IP
7 18 (8.33%) WAN
7 18 (8.33%) Network Security
8 15 (6.94%) Wireless
8 15 (6.94%) LAN
9 10 (4.63%) VoIP
9 10 (4.63%) Internet
9 10 (4.63%) VLAN
10 9 (4.17%) NAS
11 6 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (2.78%) SSL
12 5 (2.31%) FTP
12 5 (2.31%) IP Telephony
12 5 (2.31%) IPsec
13 4 (1.85%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (25.46%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.80%) SQL Server 2005
3 16 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (5.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (1.85%) MySQL
6 3 (1.39%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (1.39%) MS Access
7 1 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (1.39%) MSI
2 1 (0.46%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (8.33%) Back Office
2 13 (6.02%) Advertising
2 13 (6.02%) Finance
3 2 (0.93%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.46%) Retail
4 1 (0.46%) Marketing
4 1 (0.46%) Aerospace
4 1 (0.46%) Legal
4 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.70%) Application Packaging
2 4 (1.85%) Silverlight
2 4 (1.85%) HTML
2 4 (1.85%) .NET
2 4 (1.85%) JSP
3 3 (1.39%) Web Services
3 3 (1.39%) Middleware
3 3 (1.39%) LAMP
4 1 (0.46%) COM
4 1 (0.46%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.43%) Data Centre
2 21 (9.72%) Clustering
3 9 (4.17%) Blackberry
3 9 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.70%) EMC VNX
4 8 (3.70%) EqualLogic
5 5 (2.31%) Statistics
6 4 (1.85%) IVR
6 4 (1.85%) Thin Client
6 4 (1.85%) HP Storage
6 4 (1.85%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.93%) PDA
7 2 (0.93%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.46%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.46%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.46%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.46%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.46%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.46%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 179 (82.87%) Windows
2 82 (37.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 72 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 58 (26.85%) Windows Server 2003
5 45 (20.83%) Linux
6 23 (10.65%) Windows 7
7 21 (9.72%) Windows 8
8 17 (7.87%) Windows XP
9 8 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (2.31%) Mac OS X
10 5 (2.31%) Windows 2000
11 4 (1.85%) CentOS
11 4 (1.85%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.93%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.93%) Android
12 2 (0.93%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.93%) Debian
12 2 (0.93%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.93%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (25.00%) ITIL
2 22 (10.19%) Service Delivery
3 16 (7.41%) Migration
4 13 (6.02%) Systems Analysis
5 9 (4.17%) Change Control
5 9 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
5 9 (4.17%) TOGAF
5 9 (4.17%) Change Management
6 7 (3.24%) Project Management
7 6 (2.78%) Process Management
7 6 (2.78%) ITIL V3
7 6 (2.78%) Load Balancing
7 6 (2.78%) Problem Management
7 6 (2.78%) Mentoring
8 5 (2.31%) Line Management
8 5 (2.31%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (2.31%) Release Management
8 5 (2.31%) Incident Management
9 4 (1.85%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (1.85%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 28 (12.96%) SQL
2 17 (7.87%) PowerShell
3 4 (1.85%) PHP
3 4 (1.85%) C
4 3 (1.39%) Java
4 3 (1.39%) Perl
4 3 (1.39%) Python
5 2 (0.93%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.93%) VBScript
5 2 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 47 (21.76%) Security Cleared
2 26 (12.04%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (11.57%) Degree
4 24 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (10.19%) CCNA
5 22 (10.19%) MCSE
6 11 (5.09%) DV Cleared
7 8 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (2.78%) SC Cleared
8 6 (2.78%) MCP
8 6 (2.78%) CCNP
9 5 (2.31%) MCITP
10 3 (1.39%) CCENT
11 2 (0.93%) MCSA
11 2 (0.93%) CCA
11 2 (0.93%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.93%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (10.65%) SLA
2 6 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.85%) JSP 440
System Software
1 133 (61.57%) Active Directory
2 75 (34.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (21.30%) Hyper-V
4 40 (18.52%) vSphere
5 16 (7.41%) VMware ESX
6 12 (5.56%) XenApp
7 10 (4.63%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (3.70%) XenServer
9 6 (2.78%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 4 (1.85%) XenDesktop
11 3 (1.39%) Terminal Services
11 3 (1.39%) vCloud
11 3 (1.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.46%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.46%) Xen
Systems Management
1 59 (27.31%) SCCM
2 32 (14.81%) SCOM
3 17 (7.87%) NetBackup
4 12 (5.56%) HP Data Protector
5 9 (4.17%) Backup Exec
6 8 (3.70%) HP SIM
6 8 (3.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 7 (3.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 6 (2.78%) EMC NetWorker
8 6 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (1.85%) WSUS
9 4 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (1.39%) SCVMM
10 3 (1.39%) Windows Intune
10 3 (1.39%) SCDPM
10 3 (1.39%) SCSM
11 2 (0.93%) Nagios
12 1 (0.46%) NetVault Backup
12 1 (0.46%) SCOrch
12 1 (0.46%) Puppet
Vendors
1 140 (64.81%) VMware
2 87 (40.28%) Microsoft
3 53 (24.54%) Citrix
4 40 (18.52%) Cisco
5 29 (13.43%) Symantec
6 26 (12.04%) HP
7 18 (8.33%) Dell
8 9 (4.17%) EMC
8 9 (4.17%) NetApp
9 7 (3.24%) Oracle
9 7 (3.24%) MobileIron
10 6 (2.78%) Apple
10 6 (2.78%) CheckPoint
11 4 (1.85%) McAfee
11 4 (1.85%) Dell Compellent
11 4 (1.85%) Veeam
12 3 (1.39%) 3PAR
12 3 (1.39%) Trapeze
12 3 (1.39%) Barracuda Networks
13 2 (0.93%) Wyse
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: £22,000 - 28,601 per year + Excellent benefits
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South West
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Posted: 6 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Superdry
Salary: Competitive salary + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Exeter
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
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Taunton
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Exeter
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Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
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Exeter
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