The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network 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
Network Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 841 862 862
Rank change year-on-year
+21 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Infrastructure Engineer 39 17 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.016% 0.028%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.017% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 36 17 19
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,738 £30,600 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £50,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,250 £34,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +6.61%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104608 102056 108531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.69% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 87149 82785 93534
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Network Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Infrastructure Engineer within the UK.

Network Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Infrastructure Engineer over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Network Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Top 20 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Infrastructure Engineer within the UK 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
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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
England +21 39 £41,500 -5.14% 2
London +4 18 £45,000 - 2
South East -7 8 £28,975 -10.84%
East of England -13 6 £38,250 -1.29%
West Midlands -12 5 £32,500 +4.83%
Staffordshire - 5 £32,500 -
City of London +13 4 £46,250 +2.77% 1
Oxfordshire - 4 £28,975 -
Stafford - 4 £33,750 -
Bedfordshire +8 3 £35,000 +7.69%
Hertfordshire -14 3 £42,500 -5.55%
Surrey -3 2 - -
Yorkshire -16 2 £41,500 -2.35%
West Yorkshire - 2 £41,500 -
Hampshire - 2 £41,250 -
Basingstoke - 2 £41,250 -
Guildford - 2 - -
Leeds - 2 £41,500 -
Letchworth - 1 £42,500 -
Stevenage - 1 £41,500 -

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Network 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 Network Infrastructure Engineer in their job title.

1 53 (71.62%) Cisco
2 44 (59.46%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (59.46%) Firewall
3 36 (48.65%) TCP/IP
4 35 (47.30%) Windows
5 29 (39.19%) CCNP
6 28 (37.84%) CCNA
7 26 (35.14%) Active Directory
7 26 (35.14%) VMware
8 25 (33.78%) VPN
9 21 (28.38%) Juniper
9 21 (28.38%) VMware Infrastructure
10 20 (27.03%) Network Security
11 18 (24.32%) SSL
11 18 (24.32%) Microsoft
11 18 (24.32%) Finance
11 18 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
12 17 (22.97%) Wireless
13 16 (21.62%) Citrix
14 15 (20.27%) WAN
14 15 (20.27%) Windows Server 2003
15 14 (18.92%) SQL Server
16 13 (17.57%) MS Exchange
16 13 (17.57%) LAN
17 11 (14.86%) MS Excel
17 11 (14.86%) SAN
17 11 (14.86%) PKI
17 11 (14.86%) Degree
17 11 (14.86%) XenApp
18 10 (13.51%) ITIL

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Network 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 Network Infrastructure Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (17.57%) MS Exchange
2 8 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.76%) SharePoint
3 5 (6.76%) IIS
4 4 (5.41%) Apache
4 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.70%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (14.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.35%) SaaS
2 1 (1.35%) PaaS
2 1 (1.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (59.46%) Firewall
2 36 (48.65%) TCP/IP
3 25 (33.78%) VPN
4 20 (27.03%) Network Security
5 18 (24.32%) SSL
6 17 (22.97%) Wireless
7 15 (20.27%) WAN
8 13 (17.57%) LAN
9 11 (14.86%) SAN
10 9 (12.16%) VoIP
10 9 (12.16%) DNS
10 9 (12.16%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (10.81%) VLAN
11 8 (10.81%) DHCP
12 7 (9.46%) BGP
13 6 (8.11%) MPLS
14 5 (6.76%) OSPF
15 4 (5.41%) FTP
15 4 (5.41%) iSCSI
15 4 (5.41%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (24.32%) Finance
2 1 (1.35%) Banking
2 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) PKI
2 3 (4.05%) Replication
2 3 (4.05%) Clustering
2 3 (4.05%) HP StorageWorks
2 3 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.35%) EPoS
3 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.35%) AS400
3 1 (1.35%) CCTV
3 1 (1.35%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 35 (47.30%) Windows
2 18 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (20.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (13.51%) Linux
4 10 (13.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (8.11%) UNIX
5 6 (8.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (4.05%) VMS
6 3 (4.05%) SUSE
6 3 (4.05%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (4.05%) CentOS
7 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.51%) ITIL
2 5 (6.76%) Wealth Management
3 4 (5.41%) BCP
3 4 (5.41%) Migration
4 3 (4.05%) Document Management
4 3 (4.05%) PRINCE2
4 3 (4.05%) Load Balancing
4 3 (4.05%) High Availability
5 2 (2.70%) Network Architecture
5 2 (2.70%) Time Management
5 2 (2.70%) Data Protection
5 2 (2.70%) E-Commerce
5 2 (2.70%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (1.35%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (1.35%) DevOps
6 1 (1.35%) Project Management
6 1 (1.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.35%) Network Design
6 1 (1.35%) Logistics
6 1 (1.35%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.46%) SQL
2 5 (6.76%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.05%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.70%) C
5 1 (1.35%) Perl
5 1 (1.35%) PHP
5 1 (1.35%) Python
5 1 (1.35%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 44 (59.46%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (39.19%) CCNP
3 28 (37.84%) CCNA
4 11 (14.86%) Degree
5 7 (9.46%) CCDA
5 7 (9.46%) CCIE
5 7 (9.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (6.76%) CCVP
6 5 (6.76%) CCSP
6 5 (6.76%) MCP
6 5 (6.76%) MCSE
6 5 (6.76%) CCDP
7 4 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (5.41%) MCITP
8 3 (4.05%) MBCS
8 3 (4.05%) VCP4
8 3 (4.05%) VCAP
8 3 (4.05%) VCP5
8 3 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.70%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.35%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.35%) COBIT
System Software
1 26 (35.14%) Active Directory
2 21 (28.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (14.86%) XenApp
4 5 (6.76%) Hyper-V
4 5 (6.76%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.05%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.70%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (2.70%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.70%) vSphere
6 2 (2.70%) Nmap
7 1 (1.35%) Snort
Systems Management
1 5 (6.76%) Backup Exec
2 4 (5.41%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (4.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (2.70%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.35%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.35%) SELinux
5 1 (1.35%) Cisco LMS
5 1 (1.35%) WSUS
5 1 (1.35%) SCCM
5 1 (1.35%) SCOM
Vendors
1 53 (71.62%) Cisco
2 26 (35.14%) VMware
3 21 (28.38%) Juniper
4 18 (24.32%) Microsoft
5 16 (21.62%) Citrix
6 5 (6.76%) Dell
6 5 (6.76%) Red Hat
6 5 (6.76%) Riverbed
7 4 (5.41%) SolarWinds
7 4 (5.41%) Veeam
7 4 (5.41%) HP
7 4 (5.41%) Symantec
8 3 (4.05%) Apple
8 3 (4.05%) Hitachi
8 3 (4.05%) NetApp
8 3 (4.05%) EMC
8 3 (4.05%) Blue Coat
8 3 (4.05%) Tripwire
8 3 (4.05%) Sourcefire
8 3 (4.05%) Brocade
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