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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 844 886 847
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -39
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Infrastructure Engineer 29 33 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.028% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.029% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 16 31 36
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +12.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £31,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £75,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%

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
99881 111881 103430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.56% 94.62% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 82152 91850 86081
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 29 May 2015 within the UK.

Network Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Top 21 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 29 May 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
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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 +42 29 £40,000 -5.88% 5
London +54 13 £42,500 -32.53% 1
South East +10 6 £40,000 -3.03% 2
City of London +38 5 £46,250 -38.33% 1
West Midlands +3 5 - - 1
Surrey - 5 £40,000 - 2
Guildford - 5 £40,000 - 1
Shropshire - 4 - -
Telford - 4 - -
Derbyshire - 2 £35,000 -
Derby - 2 £35,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £35,000 -
North West - 2 £48,000 - 1
Hampshire 0 1 £52,500 +23.52%
Bristol -7 1 £30,000 -25.00%
South West -13 1 £30,000 -6.25%
Manchester - 1 £62,500 - 1
Chorley - 1 £33,500 -
Coventry - 1 - -
Godalming - 1 £40,000 -
Lancashire - 1 £33,500 -

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 37 (68.52%) Cisco
2 33 (61.11%) Firewall
3 28 (51.85%) Windows
4 27 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (44.44%) Active Directory
6 21 (38.89%) CCNA
7 20 (37.04%) WAN
8 19 (35.19%) ITIL
9 18 (33.33%) Finance
10 17 (31.48%) MS Exchange
11 16 (29.63%) LAN
11 16 (29.63%) VoIP
12 15 (27.78%) MS Excel
12 15 (27.78%) CCNP
13 14 (25.93%) Juniper
13 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
13 14 (25.93%) TCP/IP
13 14 (25.93%) VPN
14 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
14 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (20.37%) SAN
15 11 (20.37%) Wireless
16 10 (18.52%) Hyper-V
17 9 (16.67%) Wealth Management
17 9 (16.67%) Data Centre
17 9 (16.67%) VMware
17 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
17 9 (16.67%) Citrix
17 9 (16.67%) DNS
17 9 (16.67%) SharePoint

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 17 (31.48%) MS Exchange
2 9 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 7 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.70%) IIS
4 2 (3.70%) Apache
4 2 (3.70%) Lync
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 15 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Office 365
1 1 (1.85%) IaaS
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
1 1 (1.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (61.11%) Firewall
2 20 (37.04%) WAN
3 16 (29.63%) LAN
3 16 (29.63%) VoIP
4 14 (25.93%) TCP/IP
4 14 (25.93%) VPN
5 11 (20.37%) SAN
5 11 (20.37%) Wireless
6 9 (16.67%) DNS
7 7 (12.96%) DHCP
8 6 (11.11%) MPLS
8 6 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (11.11%) Network Security
9 5 (9.26%) VLAN
9 5 (9.26%) SSL
10 4 (7.41%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (5.56%) Ethernet
11 3 (5.56%) SNMP
12 2 (3.70%) WLAN
12 2 (3.70%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.81%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 18 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Banking
3 2 (3.70%) Marketing
3 2 (3.70%) Back Office
4 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.85%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.85%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) JSP
2 1 (1.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.11%) Clustering
3 5 (9.26%) Blackberry
4 3 (5.56%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.70%) PKI
5 2 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.70%) New Media
6 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.85%) AS400
6 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.85%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 28 (51.85%) Windows
2 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (11.11%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.70%) UNIX
5 2 (3.70%) Linux
5 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.70%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.85%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) ITIL
2 9 (16.67%) Wealth Management
3 5 (9.26%) Load Balancing
4 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
4 4 (7.41%) Change Management
4 4 (7.41%) Migration
4 4 (7.41%) Data Protection
4 4 (7.41%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (7.41%) Network Architecture
5 3 (5.56%) Network Management
5 3 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (5.56%) Asset Management
5 3 (5.56%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.70%) BCP
6 2 (3.70%) Information Security
6 2 (3.70%) Time Management
6 2 (3.70%) Online Marketing
6 2 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.85%) High Availability
7 1 (1.85%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.56%) C
2 2 (3.70%) SQL
2 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 27 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (38.89%) CCNA
3 15 (27.78%) CCNP
4 8 (14.81%) SC Cleared
4 8 (14.81%) Security Cleared
5 7 (12.96%) Degree
5 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (11.11%) MCSE
7 4 (7.41%) MCITP
7 4 (7.41%) DV Cleared
8 3 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (5.56%) CCIE
8 3 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (3.70%) MCP
9 2 (3.70%) CISSP
10 1 (1.85%) CISM
10 1 (1.85%) CCSA
10 1 (1.85%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.85%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) SLA
2 5 (9.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (7.41%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 10 (18.52%) Hyper-V
3 6 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (5.56%) XenApp
5 1 (1.85%) vSphere
5 1 (1.85%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.85%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (12.96%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (5.56%) HP SIM
2 3 (5.56%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.70%) Cisco LMS
4 1 (1.85%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.85%) SCCM
4 1 (1.85%) vMotion
Vendors
1 37 (68.52%) Cisco
2 14 (25.93%) Juniper
2 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
3 9 (16.67%) VMware
3 9 (16.67%) Citrix
4 8 (14.81%) CheckPoint
5 6 (11.11%) HP
6 5 (9.26%) SolarWinds
7 4 (7.41%) Avaya
8 3 (5.56%) SonicWALL
8 3 (5.56%) Symantec
9 2 (3.70%) Sun
9 2 (3.70%) Nortel
9 2 (3.70%) Dell
9 2 (3.70%) Aerohive Networks
10 1 (1.85%) F5
10 1 (1.85%) Trapeze
10 1 (1.85%) NETGEAR
10 1 (1.85%) Barracuda Networks
10 1 (1.85%) Veeam
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