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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 69 79 69
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 17 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.16% 0.88% 2.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 0.92% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 21
Average salary £39,000 £32,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +10.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £31,600 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,150 £35,350 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-1.33% +7.14%
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
758 866 819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.19% 95.37% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 572 772 746
Average salary £39,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
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 22 May 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 41 (91.11%) Microsoft
2 33 (73.33%) Windows
3 30 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 28 (62.22%) Firewall
5 22 (48.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 19 (42.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 18 (40.00%) ITIL
9 17 (37.78%) SQL Server
9 17 (37.78%) Active Directory
10 16 (35.56%) Citrix
10 16 (35.56%) SAN
10 16 (35.56%) SQL
11 15 (33.33%) MCSE
11 15 (33.33%) VMware
11 15 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 15 (33.33%) MCITP
11 15 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (33.33%) PowerShell
12 14 (31.11%) SLA
13 13 (28.89%) TCP/IP
13 13 (28.89%) CCA
13 13 (28.89%) Citrix Certification
13 13 (28.89%) Thin Client
13 13 (28.89%) Windows Vista
13 13 (28.89%) Fat Client
14 10 (22.22%) Lync
15 9 (20.00%) SC Cleared
15 9 (20.00%) Security Cleared
15 9 (20.00%) PBX

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 10 (22.22%) Lync
2 4 (8.89%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.44%) IIS
5 1 (2.22%) Apache
5 1 (2.22%) nginx
Applications
1 30 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (62.22%) Firewall
2 16 (35.56%) SAN
3 13 (28.89%) TCP/IP
4 9 (20.00%) PBX
5 1 (2.22%) VPN
5 1 (2.22%) SSL
5 1 (2.22%) LAN
5 1 (2.22%) WAN
5 1 (2.22%) IPsec
5 1 (2.22%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (37.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) MySQL
General
1 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.22%) Retail
2 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Thin Client
1 13 (28.89%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.22%) Clustering
2 1 (2.22%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (73.33%) Windows
2 22 (48.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (28.89%) Windows Vista
5 3 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.22%) Linux
6 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (8.89%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (2.22%) ERP
3 1 (2.22%) Automated Testing
3 1 (2.22%) Change Management
3 1 (2.22%) Data Protection
3 1 (2.22%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (35.56%) SQL
2 15 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 19 (42.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (33.33%) MCSE
2 15 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 15 (33.33%) MCITP
3 13 (28.89%) CCA
3 13 (28.89%) Citrix Certification
4 9 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 9 (20.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (13.33%) MCSA
6 4 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (8.89%) Degree
6 4 (8.89%) CCNA
7 2 (4.44%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (31.11%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (37.78%) Active Directory
2 15 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.22%) XenApp
4 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 41 (91.11%) Microsoft
2 16 (35.56%) Citrix
3 15 (33.33%) VMware
4 5 (11.11%) Cisco
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