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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 863 884 862
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Infrastructure Engineer 34 21 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.018% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.019% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 29
Average salary £45,000 £58,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.41% +32.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,684 £36,250 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,650 £77,500 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
102980 110053 102274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.31% 94.49% 94.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85256 89729 84642
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 £26,500 £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 4 August 2015 within the UK.

Network Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Top 22 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 4 August 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 +32 34 £45,000 -22.41% 5
London +35 20 £45,250 -37.58% 2
South East +18 7 £45,000 +5.88% 2
City of London +35 5 £45,250 -39.66%
West Midlands - 5 £45,000 -
Guildford - 4 £40,000 - 1
Surrey - 4 £40,000 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £33,649 - 1
Coventry - 2 - -
Shropshire - 2 - -
Telford - 2 - -
Hampshire +10 1 £56,000 +31.76%
Buckinghamshire +2 1 £52,500 +69.35%
Milton Keynes -8 1 £52,500 +69.35%
Havant - 1 £56,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £40,000 -
Godalming - 1 £40,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £40,000 -
Manchester - 1 £62,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £45,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
North West - 1 £62,500 -

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 43 (68.25%) Cisco
2 37 (58.73%) Firewall
3 34 (53.97%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (50.79%) Windows
5 27 (42.86%) WAN
6 26 (41.27%) CCNA
7 25 (39.68%) ITIL
8 23 (36.51%) LAN
9 22 (34.92%) Active Directory
10 21 (33.33%) CCNP
11 17 (26.98%) CheckPoint
11 17 (26.98%) VoIP
11 17 (26.98%) MS Exchange
12 16 (25.40%) SAN
12 16 (25.40%) Microsoft
12 16 (25.40%) VMware
13 15 (23.81%) Wireless
13 15 (23.81%) Juniper
13 15 (23.81%) MS Excel
13 15 (23.81%) Data Centre
14 14 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
14 14 (22.22%) TCP/IP
14 14 (22.22%) Finance
15 13 (20.63%) DNS
16 12 (19.05%) VPN
16 12 (19.05%) HP
16 12 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
17 11 (17.46%) MPLS
17 11 (17.46%) VMware Infrastructure
17 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2012

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (26.98%) MS Exchange
2 6 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 6 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.35%) Lync
4 1 (1.59%) Apache
4 1 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) AutoCAD
2 2 (3.17%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) Office 365
2 1 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 37 (58.73%) Firewall
2 27 (42.86%) WAN
3 23 (36.51%) LAN
4 17 (26.98%) VoIP
5 16 (25.40%) SAN
6 15 (23.81%) Wireless
7 14 (22.22%) TCP/IP
8 13 (20.63%) DNS
9 12 (19.05%) VPN
10 11 (17.46%) MPLS
11 10 (15.87%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (14.29%) OSPF
12 9 (14.29%) DHCP
13 6 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
14 5 (7.94%) SNMP
14 5 (7.94%) BGP
14 5 (7.94%) Internet
15 4 (6.35%) SSL
15 4 (6.35%) Network Security
15 4 (6.35%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.59%) Informix
3 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
General
1 14 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Back Office
2 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.17%) Banking
3 1 (1.59%) Retail
3 1 (1.59%) Marketing
3 1 (1.59%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.59%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) JSP
2 1 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 6 (9.52%) Clustering
3 5 (7.94%) Blackberry
4 4 (6.35%) Hedge funds
4 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.76%) User Experience
6 2 (3.17%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (3.17%) EqualLogic
7 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.59%) New Media
7 1 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 32 (50.79%) Windows
2 14 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (7.94%) Windows 7
6 4 (6.35%) Linux
7 2 (3.17%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.17%) Ubuntu
7 2 (3.17%) UNIX
8 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.59%) CentOS
8 1 (1.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.68%) ITIL
2 10 (15.87%) Network Design
3 7 (11.11%) Network Management
4 6 (9.52%) PRINCE2
5 5 (7.94%) Change Management
5 5 (7.94%) Load Balancing
5 5 (7.94%) Network Architecture
6 4 (6.35%) Customer Engagement
6 4 (6.35%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (6.35%) Configuration Management
6 4 (6.35%) Project Management
6 4 (6.35%) Migration
7 3 (4.76%) Asset Management
7 3 (4.76%) Wealth Management
8 2 (3.17%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.17%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (3.17%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (3.17%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.17%) CAD
8 2 (3.17%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.94%) C
2 2 (3.17%) SQL
3 1 (1.59%) Python
3 1 (1.59%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.59%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.59%) Perl
Qualifications
1 34 (53.97%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (41.27%) CCNA
3 21 (33.33%) CCNP
4 9 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 9 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (7.94%) Degree
6 4 (6.35%) MCSE
6 4 (6.35%) DV Cleared
7 2 (3.17%) MCSA
7 2 (3.17%) CCIE
7 2 (3.17%) MCP
7 2 (3.17%) NVQ Level 3
7 2 (3.17%) JNCIP
7 2 (3.17%) MCITP
7 2 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.59%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.59%) CCDP
8 1 (1.59%) CISSP
8 1 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) SLA
2 4 (6.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (6.35%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (34.92%) Active Directory
2 11 (17.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (15.87%) Hyper-V
4 7 (11.11%) vSphere
5 3 (4.76%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.59%) NFS
6 1 (1.59%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (7.94%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (6.35%) HP SIM
3 2 (3.17%) Cisco LMS
4 1 (1.59%) vMotion
4 1 (1.59%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.59%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.59%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.59%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.59%) SCCM
4 1 (1.59%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 43 (68.25%) Cisco
2 17 (26.98%) CheckPoint
3 16 (25.40%) VMware
3 16 (25.40%) Microsoft
4 15 (23.81%) Juniper
5 12 (19.05%) HP
6 7 (11.11%) Citrix
6 7 (11.11%) SolarWinds
7 6 (9.52%) Dell
8 3 (4.76%) Avaya
9 2 (3.17%) NetApp
9 2 (3.17%) EMC
9 2 (3.17%) Nortel
9 2 (3.17%) Mitel
9 2 (3.17%) SonicWALL
9 2 (3.17%) 3Com
10 1 (1.59%) Draytek
10 1 (1.59%) ProCurve
10 1 (1.59%) NETGEAR
10 1 (1.59%) Barracuda Networks
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