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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 857 858 843
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Infrastructure Engineer 29 14 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.013% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.029% 0.014% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 26 13 20
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +0.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £30,500 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,450
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £42,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-17.64% +11.84%

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
100150 98294 103682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.57% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83451 79476 89033
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 £27,500 £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 23 January 2015 within the UK.

Network Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Top 14 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 23 January 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 +28 29 £42,000 -2.89% 2
London +3 16 £45,000 +10.42% 1
East of England -8 5 £35,000 -9.67%
West Midlands - 5 £32,500 -
Staffordshire - 5 £32,500 -
Bedfordshire +10 4 £35,000 +7.69%
Stafford - 4 £33,750 -
South East -28 3 £40,000 +23.07% 1
City of London - 3 £45,000 - 1
Guildford - 2 - - 1
Surrey - 2 - - 1
Hertfordshire -12 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Hampshire - 1 £40,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £40,000 -

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 54 (71.05%) Cisco
2 48 (63.16%) Cisco Certification
3 46 (60.53%) Firewall
4 40 (52.63%) TCP/IP
5 33 (43.42%) CCNP
6 32 (42.11%) Windows
7 30 (39.47%) CCNA
8 27 (35.53%) VPN
9 26 (34.21%) Active Directory
10 25 (32.89%) VMware
11 23 (30.26%) Network Security
12 22 (28.95%) Finance
12 22 (28.95%) Juniper
13 21 (27.63%) VMware Infrastructure
14 19 (25.00%) Microsoft
14 19 (25.00%) SSL
15 18 (23.68%) Wireless
16 17 (22.37%) Windows Server 2008
17 15 (19.74%) Citrix
17 15 (19.74%) Windows Server 2003
18 14 (18.42%) WAN
19 13 (17.11%) MS Excel
19 13 (17.11%) PKI
20 12 (15.79%) MS Exchange
20 12 (15.79%) LAN
20 12 (15.79%) VoIP
20 12 (15.79%) SAN
21 11 (14.47%) SQL Server
21 11 (14.47%) Degree
22 10 (13.16%) XenApp

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 12 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 7 (9.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.58%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.26%) Apache
4 4 (5.26%) IIS
5 3 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 13 (17.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.32%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.32%) IaaS
2 1 (1.32%) SaaS
2 1 (1.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 46 (60.53%) Firewall
2 40 (52.63%) TCP/IP
3 27 (35.53%) VPN
4 23 (30.26%) Network Security
5 19 (25.00%) SSL
6 18 (23.68%) Wireless
7 14 (18.42%) WAN
8 12 (15.79%) LAN
8 12 (15.79%) VoIP
8 12 (15.79%) SAN
9 8 (10.53%) DHCP
9 8 (10.53%) DNS
9 8 (10.53%) VLAN
9 8 (10.53%) BGP
9 8 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
10 6 (7.89%) MPLS
10 6 (7.89%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (6.58%) OSPF
12 4 (5.26%) PABX
12 4 (5.26%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (28.95%) Finance
2 1 (1.32%) Banking
2 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.11%) PKI
2 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.95%) Clustering
2 3 (3.95%) Replication
3 2 (2.63%) Open Source
3 2 (2.63%) HP StorageWorks
4 1 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.32%) CCTV
4 1 (1.32%) AS400
4 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 32 (42.11%) Windows
2 17 (22.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (19.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (11.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (11.84%) Linux
5 7 (9.21%) UNIX
6 6 (7.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (3.95%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (3.95%) CentOS
7 3 (3.95%) SUSE
8 2 (2.63%) VMS
8 2 (2.63%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (13.16%) Wealth Management
2 9 (11.84%) ITIL
3 5 (6.58%) BCP
4 4 (5.26%) Load Balancing
4 4 (5.26%) Data Protection
5 3 (3.95%) Document Management
5 3 (3.95%) Migration
5 3 (3.95%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.63%) Network Architecture
6 2 (2.63%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (2.63%) High Availability
6 2 (2.63%) Time Management
7 1 (1.32%) Investment Management
7 1 (1.32%) Product Management
7 1 (1.32%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.32%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.32%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (1.32%) Network Design
7 1 (1.32%) Logistics
7 1 (1.32%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (9.21%) SQL
2 5 (6.58%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.95%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.63%) C
5 1 (1.32%) Ruby
5 1 (1.32%) Perl
5 1 (1.32%) PHP
5 1 (1.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 48 (63.16%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (43.42%) CCNP
3 30 (39.47%) CCNA
4 11 (14.47%) Degree
5 9 (11.84%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (9.21%) MCSE
6 7 (9.21%) CCIE
6 7 (9.21%) CCDA
7 6 (7.89%) MCITP
7 6 (7.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (6.58%) CCVP
8 5 (6.58%) CCDP
8 5 (6.58%) CCSP
8 5 (6.58%) MCP
9 3 (3.95%) VCAP
9 3 (3.95%) VCP5
9 3 (3.95%) VCP4
9 3 (3.95%) MBCS
9 3 (3.95%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.63%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.32%) COBIT
2 1 (1.32%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (34.21%) Active Directory
2 21 (27.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (13.16%) XenApp
4 5 (6.58%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.95%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.63%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.63%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (2.63%) Nmap
6 2 (2.63%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.32%) vSphere
7 1 (1.32%) Snort
Systems Management
1 7 (9.21%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (7.89%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (2.63%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.32%) SELinux
5 1 (1.32%) Cisco LMS
5 1 (1.32%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.32%) WSUS
Vendors
1 54 (71.05%) Cisco
2 25 (32.89%) VMware
3 22 (28.95%) Juniper
4 19 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 15 (19.74%) Citrix
6 6 (7.89%) Symantec
6 6 (7.89%) Riverbed
7 5 (6.58%) Red Hat
8 4 (5.26%) Dell
8 4 (5.26%) SolarWinds
8 4 (5.26%) Veeam
9 3 (3.95%) Sourcefire
9 3 (3.95%) Blue Coat
9 3 (3.95%) Tripwire
9 3 (3.95%) Apple
10 2 (2.63%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.63%) CA
10 2 (2.63%) Hitachi
10 2 (2.63%) NetApp
10 2 (2.63%) Avaya
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