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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 50 62 58
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 12 3 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.61% 0.61% 3.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.80% 0.63% 3.27%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 17
Average salary £43,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
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
428 478 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 93.25% 96.57% 97.86%
Number of salaries quoted 341 423 510
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £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
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram 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 24 December 2014. 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
Ipswich +16 8 £45,000 +28.57%
Newmarket - 1 £43,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
East of England

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (53.33%) Windows
2 14 (46.67%) WAN
2 14 (46.67%) Cisco
3 13 (43.33%) VMware
4 11 (36.67%) SolarWinds
5 9 (30.00%) Linux
5 9 (30.00%) Wireless
5 9 (30.00%) Finance
5 9 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (26.67%) DNS
6 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (23.33%) MS Office
7 7 (23.33%) MS Visio
7 7 (23.33%) CCNA
7 7 (23.33%) HP
7 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (23.33%) MPLS
7 7 (23.33%) BGP
7 7 (23.33%) EIGRP
7 7 (23.33%) TACACS
7 7 (23.33%) IPsec
7 7 (23.33%) VLAN
7 7 (23.33%) Wireshark
7 7 (23.33%) Cacti
7 7 (23.33%) Riverbed
7 7 (23.33%) SolarWinds Orion
7 7 (23.33%) vSphere
7 7 (23.33%) Cisco CUCM
7 7 (23.33%) WAN Optimisation

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.67%) IIS
2 2 (6.67%) Apache
2 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.33%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (23.33%) MS Office
1 7 (23.33%) MS Visio
2 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.67%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (46.67%) WAN
2 9 (30.00%) Wireless
2 9 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
3 8 (26.67%) DNS
4 7 (23.33%) IPsec
4 7 (23.33%) MPLS
4 7 (23.33%) BGP
4 7 (23.33%) EIGRP
4 7 (23.33%) TACACS
4 7 (23.33%) DMVPN
4 7 (23.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 7 (23.33%) VLAN
4 7 (23.33%) Wireshark
5 6 (20.00%) SAN
5 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 5 (16.67%) LAN
6 5 (16.67%) HTTP
6 5 (16.67%) SMTP
6 5 (16.67%) DHCP
7 3 (10.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) MySQL
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Ant
1 2 (6.67%) JUnit
1 2 (6.67%) Subversion
1 2 (6.67%) Maven
General
1 9 (30.00%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) LAMP
2 3 (10.00%) JSON
2 3 (10.00%) XML
3 2 (6.67%) WSH
3 2 (6.67%) HTML
3 2 (6.67%) CSS
3 2 (6.67%) JSP
3 2 (6.67%) jQuery
3 2 (6.67%) Google Maps API
3 2 (6.67%) HTML5
3 2 (6.67%) Backbone.js
3 2 (6.67%) Sass
3 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Replication
1 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 16 (53.33%) Windows
2 9 (30.00%) Linux
3 5 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.33%) CentOS
5 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) WAN Optimisation
1 7 (23.33%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.67%) MVC
4 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
4 2 (6.67%) Content Management
4 2 (6.67%) Automated Testing
4 2 (6.67%) Web Development
4 2 (6.67%) Data Protection
4 2 (6.67%) DevOps
4 2 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (3.33%) ITSM
5 1 (3.33%) Service Management
5 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) Perl
2 4 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 3 (10.00%) Java
3 3 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.67%) Ruby
4 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.67%) PHP
5 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) CCNA
1 7 (23.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (10.00%) HP ASE
3 3 (10.00%) MCSE
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.33%) Sun Certification
4 1 (3.33%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (23.33%) vSphere
3 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (13.33%) Xen
4 4 (13.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) Cacti
1 7 (23.33%) SolarWinds Orion
1 7 (23.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (13.33%) ZABBIX
3 3 (10.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.33%) Puppet
4 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Cisco
2 13 (43.33%) VMware
3 11 (36.67%) SolarWinds
4 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 7 (23.33%) HP
5 7 (23.33%) Riverbed
6 6 (20.00%) Symantec
7 5 (16.67%) NetApp
7 5 (16.67%) Red Hat
8 4 (13.33%) Brocade
8 4 (13.33%) Veeam
8 4 (13.33%) 3PAR
8 4 (13.33%) New Relic
9 2 (6.67%) Percona
9 2 (6.67%) Google
10 1 (3.33%) Citrix