The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 68 64 75
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 15 28 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.75% 3.47% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 3.52% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 15 28 7
Average salary £32,500 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -10.76%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.67%
Infrastructure Engineer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
824 795 836
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.15% 98.39% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 734 761 783
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £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 Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in the job title across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Southampton region.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Southampton

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 28 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 28 (100.00%) VMware
2 27 (96.43%) TCP/IP
2 27 (96.43%) Windows
3 26 (92.86%) MS Excel
3 26 (92.86%) Firewall
3 26 (92.86%) Citrix
3 26 (92.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (89.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (89.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (89.29%) MCITP
4 25 (89.29%) Windows Vista
4 25 (89.29%) Fat Client
4 25 (89.29%) CCA
4 25 (89.29%) Citrix Certification
4 25 (89.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 25 (89.29%) Thin Client
4 25 (89.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 25 (89.29%) MCSE
5 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
5 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
5 3 (10.71%) SAN
5 3 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (7.14%) ISO 9001
6 2 (7.14%) Kindle
6 2 (7.14%) Supplier Management
6 2 (7.14%) Linux
6 2 (7.14%) ITIL
6 2 (7.14%) UNIX
7 1 (3.57%) VBScript

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) Lync
2 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 26 (92.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (96.43%) TCP/IP
2 26 (92.86%) Firewall
3 3 (10.71%) SAN
4 1 (3.57%) VPN
4 1 (3.57%) SSL
4 1 (3.57%) LAN
4 1 (3.57%) WAN
4 1 (3.57%) IPsec
4 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
4 1 (3.57%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (3.57%) Network Security
4 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.57%) FCoE
4 1 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
Miscellaneous
1 25 (89.29%) Thin Client
1 25 (89.29%) Fat Client
2 2 (7.14%) Kindle
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 27 (96.43%) Windows
2 25 (89.29%) Windows Vista
2 25 (89.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 25 (89.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (7.14%) Linux
3 2 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (7.14%) ITIL
2 2 (7.14%) Supplier Management
3 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
3 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.57%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (3.57%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) VBScript
1 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (89.29%) MCSE
1 25 (89.29%) CCA
1 25 (89.29%) Citrix Certification
1 25 (89.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 25 (89.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 25 (89.29%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (92.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.57%) XenApp
3 1 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) SCCM
1 1 (3.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (100.00%) VMware
1 28 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (92.86%) Citrix
3 1 (3.57%) Avaya
3 1 (3.57%) Juniper
3 1 (3.57%) Nokia
3 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.57%) Websense
3 1 (3.57%) Blue Coat
3 1 (3.57%) IronPort
3 1 (3.57%) 3PAR
3 1 (3.57%) F5
3 1 (3.57%) HP
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco
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