The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 55 54 53
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 8 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.61% 1.17% 3.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 1.21% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 15
Average salary £43,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,600 £32,550 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £44,300 £48,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,400 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -
Infrastructure Engineer
East of 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 Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
480 412 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 96.39% 96.49% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 388 326 486
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £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 Suffolk

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Suffolk

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Newmarket - 3 £44,000 -
Ipswich -2 2 £40,000 +14.28%
Infrastructure Engineer
East of England

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 16 (59.26%) Windows
2 15 (55.56%) VMware
3 11 (40.74%) Cisco
4 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (33.33%) Finance
5 9 (33.33%) HP
5 9 (33.33%) WAN
6 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
6 8 (29.63%) Symantec
6 8 (29.63%) SolarWinds
7 7 (25.93%) vSphere
7 7 (25.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (25.93%) Linux
8 6 (22.22%) SQL
8 6 (22.22%) DNS
8 6 (22.22%) SAN
8 6 (22.22%) Brocade
8 6 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (22.22%) Wireless
8 6 (22.22%) 3PAR
8 6 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
8 6 (22.22%) Veeam
9 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
9 5 (18.52%) LAMP
9 5 (18.52%) HP ASE
9 5 (18.52%) NetApp
9 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
9 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.70%) Lync
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
1 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
1 4 (14.81%) MS Office
1 4 (14.81%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 6 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (33.33%) WAN
2 6 (22.22%) DNS
2 6 (22.22%) SAN
2 6 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
2 6 (22.22%) Wireless
3 5 (18.52%) SMTP
4 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
4 4 (14.81%) Wireshark
4 4 (14.81%) VLAN
4 4 (14.81%) IPsec
4 4 (14.81%) MPLS
4 4 (14.81%) BGP
4 4 (14.81%) EIGRP
4 4 (14.81%) TACACS
4 4 (14.81%) DMVPN
4 4 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (11.11%) LAN
5 3 (11.11%) DHCP
5 3 (11.11%) FTP
5 3 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) MySQL
General
1 9 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) LAMP
2 2 (7.41%) WSH
3 1 (3.70%) JSON
3 1 (3.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (59.26%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Linux
3 5 (18.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (14.81%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (14.81%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (7.41%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.70%) ITSM
4 1 (3.70%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.41%) Perl
3 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (18.52%) HP ASE
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (18.52%) MCSE
3 4 (14.81%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (14.81%) CCNA
4 3 (11.11%) MCP
5 1 (3.70%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (37.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (25.93%) vSphere
3 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 4 (14.81%) Xen
5 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) ZABBIX
1 4 (14.81%) Cacti
1 4 (14.81%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (14.81%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (11.11%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.70%) Puppet
3 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) VMware
2 11 (40.74%) Cisco
3 9 (33.33%) HP
4 8 (29.63%) Microsoft
4 8 (29.63%) Symantec
4 8 (29.63%) SolarWinds
5 6 (22.22%) Brocade
5 6 (22.22%) 3PAR
5 6 (22.22%) Veeam
6 5 (18.52%) NetApp
6 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
7 4 (14.81%) New Relic
7 4 (14.81%) Riverbed
8 2 (7.41%) Percona
9 1 (3.70%) Citrix