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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 59 73 67
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 23 13 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.04% 1.48% 2.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.17% 1.57% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 14 13 24
Average salary £41,250 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.92% +12.06%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
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
726 829 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.90% 94.53% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 579 742 795
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,625 £22,500 £22,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 45 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 34 (68.00%) Windows
3 31 (62.00%) MS Excel
4 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 19 (38.00%) SAN
6 19 (38.00%) Firewall
7 17 (34.00%) VMware
7 17 (34.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 17 (34.00%) ITIL
7 17 (34.00%) SQL
8 16 (32.00%) PowerShell
9 15 (30.00%) Lync
9 15 (30.00%) Citrix
10 14 (28.00%) MCSE
10 14 (28.00%) PBX
10 14 (28.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 14 (28.00%) SC Cleared
10 14 (28.00%) Security Cleared
10 14 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
12 12 (24.00%) Data Centre
13 11 (22.00%) SLA
14 10 (20.00%) MCITP
15 8 (16.00%) Windows Vista
15 8 (16.00%) Fat Client
15 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
15 8 (16.00%) CCA
15 8 (16.00%) Citrix Certification

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 15 (30.00%) Lync
2 7 (14.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.00%) nginx
4 2 (4.00%) IIS
4 2 (4.00%) Apache
Applications
1 31 (62.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (38.00%) SAN
1 19 (38.00%) Firewall
2 14 (28.00%) PBX
3 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (10.00%) NetScaler
5 4 (8.00%) FCoE
5 4 (8.00%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.00%) LAN
6 1 (2.00%) VPN
6 1 (2.00%) SSL
6 1 (2.00%) WAN
6 1 (2.00%) IPsec
6 1 (2.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) MySQL
General
1 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 12 (24.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (16.00%) Fat Client
2 8 (16.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.00%) Clustering
3 1 (2.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 34 (68.00%) Windows
2 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 21 (42.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (16.00%) Windows Vista
4 5 (10.00%) Linux
5 3 (6.00%) Solaris
5 3 (6.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) ITIL
2 4 (8.00%) Configuration Management
3 3 (6.00%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (4.00%) Change Management
4 2 (4.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (2.00%) ERP
5 1 (2.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (34.00%) SQL
2 16 (32.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.00%) VBScript
4 2 (4.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (34.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (28.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 14 (28.00%) MCSE
2 14 (28.00%) SC Cleared
2 14 (28.00%) Security Cleared
3 10 (20.00%) MCITP
4 8 (16.00%) CCA
4 8 (16.00%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (10.00%) MCSA
6 4 (8.00%) VCP4
7 3 (6.00%) CCNA
7 3 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (6.00%) Degree
8 2 (4.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (22.00%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.00%) XenApp
3 5 (10.00%) vSphere
4 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (10.00%) SCOM
2 4 (8.00%) vMotion
2 4 (8.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 45 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (34.00%) VMware
3 15 (30.00%) Citrix
4 4 (8.00%) Cisco
4 4 (8.00%) HP
4 4 (8.00%) 3PAR
5 3 (6.00%) EMC
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago