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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 873 911 857
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Infrastructure Engineer 29 27 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.023% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.024% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 15 24 26
Average salary £45,000 £45,750 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.63% +24.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,250 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £75,000 £68,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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
104585 111653 102685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.50% 94.55% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 86393 91565 85529
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 £27,000 £26,500
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 3 July 2015 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 3 July 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 +25 29 £45,000 -1.63% 5
London +22 14 £47,500 -32.14% 2
South East +10 7 £46,250 +12.12% 2
City of London +35 6 £42,500 -43.33% 1
West Midlands -6 5 - - 1
Guildford - 5 £40,000 - 2
Surrey - 5 £40,000 - 2
Telford - 3 - -
Shropshire - 3 - -
Derbyshire - 2 £35,000 -
East Midlands - 2 £35,000 -
Coventry - 2 - -
Derby - 2 £35,000 -
Buckinghamshire -8 1 £52,500 +52.17%
Hampshire -8 1 £56,000 +31.76%
Milton Keynes -12 1 £52,500 +52.17%
North West - 1 £62,500 -
Manchester - 1 £62,500 -
Godalming - 1 £40,000 -
Havant - 1 £56,000 -

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 35 (67.31%) Cisco
2 28 (53.85%) Firewall
3 27 (51.92%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (46.15%) Windows
5 19 (36.54%) ITIL
5 19 (36.54%) CCNA
6 17 (32.69%) CCNP
6 17 (32.69%) WAN
7 16 (30.77%) Active Directory
7 16 (30.77%) Finance
8 15 (28.85%) Juniper
8 15 (28.85%) VoIP
8 15 (28.85%) MS Exchange
9 14 (26.92%) LAN
9 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
10 13 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 12 (23.08%) SAN
11 12 (23.08%) Wireless
12 11 (21.15%) TCP/IP
12 11 (21.15%) VPN
12 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (19.23%) Data Centre
13 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
14 9 (17.31%) Hyper-V
15 8 (15.38%) VMware
15 8 (15.38%) DNS
15 8 (15.38%) SLA
15 8 (15.38%) HP
15 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (15.38%) CheckPoint

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 15 (28.85%) MS Exchange
2 7 (13.46%) SharePoint
3 4 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.77%) Lync
5 1 (1.92%) Apache
5 1 (1.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) AutoCAD
2 2 (3.85%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (53.85%) Firewall
2 17 (32.69%) WAN
3 15 (28.85%) VoIP
4 14 (26.92%) LAN
5 12 (23.08%) SAN
5 12 (23.08%) Wireless
6 11 (21.15%) TCP/IP
6 11 (21.15%) VPN
7 8 (15.38%) DNS
7 8 (15.38%) MPLS
8 7 (13.46%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (13.46%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (11.54%) OSPF
9 6 (11.54%) BGP
10 5 (9.62%) Network Security
10 5 (9.62%) DHCP
10 5 (9.62%) SNMP
11 4 (7.69%) Ethernet
12 3 (5.77%) VLAN
12 3 (5.77%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) Informix
2 1 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 16 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Back Office
2 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.85%) Banking
2 2 (3.85%) Marketing
3 1 (1.92%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.92%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) JSP
2 1 (1.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 6 (11.54%) Clustering
3 5 (9.62%) Blackberry
4 4 (7.69%) Hedge funds
5 2 (3.85%) New Media
5 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.92%) PKI
6 1 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (46.15%) Windows
2 11 (21.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.77%) Linux
6 3 (5.77%) UNIX
7 2 (3.85%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.85%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.92%) CentOS
8 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) ITIL
2 6 (11.54%) PRINCE2
2 6 (11.54%) Wealth Management
3 5 (9.62%) Change Management
4 4 (7.69%) Network Design
4 4 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 4 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (7.69%) Network Architecture
5 3 (5.77%) Network Management
5 3 (5.77%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (5.77%) Migration
5 3 (5.77%) Asset Management
5 3 (5.77%) Configuration Management
5 3 (5.77%) Project Management
6 2 (3.85%) BCP
6 2 (3.85%) CAD
6 2 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.85%) Online Marketing
6 2 (3.85%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.92%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.62%) C
2 1 (1.92%) Perl
2 1 (1.92%) SQL
2 1 (1.92%) Python
2 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (51.92%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (36.54%) CCNA
3 17 (32.69%) CCNP
4 8 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 8 (15.38%) Security Cleared
5 5 (9.62%) Degree
6 4 (7.69%) DV Cleared
6 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (5.77%) MCSE
8 2 (3.85%) NVQ Level 3
8 2 (3.85%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.92%) MCITP
9 1 (1.92%) CCDP
9 1 (1.92%) CISSP
9 1 (1.92%) CCIE
9 1 (1.92%) MCP
9 1 (1.92%) CISM
9 1 (1.92%) CCSA
9 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.92%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (15.38%) SLA
2 4 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (7.69%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 9 (17.31%) Hyper-V
3 5 (9.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.85%) vSphere
5 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.92%) NFS
5 1 (1.92%) Samba
5 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (7.69%) HP SIM
3 1 (1.92%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.92%) SCCM
3 1 (1.92%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (1.92%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco LMS
3 1 (1.92%) vMotion
Vendors
1 35 (67.31%) Cisco
2 15 (28.85%) Juniper
3 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
4 8 (15.38%) HP
4 8 (15.38%) CheckPoint
4 8 (15.38%) VMware
5 5 (9.62%) Citrix
6 4 (7.69%) Avaya
6 4 (7.69%) SolarWinds
7 3 (5.77%) Dell
8 2 (3.85%) Nortel
8 2 (3.85%) 3Com
8 2 (3.85%) SonicWALL
8 2 (3.85%) Aerohive Networks
9 1 (1.92%) Dell Compellent
9 1 (1.92%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.92%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.92%) Trapeze
9 1 (1.92%) F5
9 1 (1.92%) NETGEAR
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