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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 843 896 842
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Infrastructure Engineer 29 28 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.026% 0.024% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.025% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 22 27 36
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%

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
104076 112022 103310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.62% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 85215 91280 86022
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 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 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 6 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 +23 29 £36,250 -9.37% 4
London +29 14 £40,000 -11.11% 1
South West -4 5 £30,000 -6.25%
City of London +34 4 £46,250 -15.90% 1
South East +9 4 £52,500 +31.25% 2
Bristol +6 4 £30,000 -25.00%
West Midlands -18 2 - - 1
Derby - 2 £35,000 -
Guildford - 2 - - 2
Telford - 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 £35,000 -
North West - 2 £48,000 -
Shropshire - 2 - -
Surrey - 2 - - 2
Derbyshire - 2 £35,000 -
Wiltshire +7 1 £35,000 +45.83%
Hampshire 0 1 £52,500 +23.52%
Kent - 1 £52,500 -
Lancashire - 1 £33,500 -
Trowbridge - 1 £35,000 -
Manchester - 1 £62,500 -
Chorley - 1 £33,500 -

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 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 38 (67.86%) Cisco
2 35 (62.50%) Firewall
3 29 (51.79%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (50.00%) Windows
5 25 (44.64%) Active Directory
6 22 (39.29%) CCNA
7 17 (30.36%) WAN
7 17 (30.36%) TCP/IP
7 17 (30.36%) Finance
8 16 (28.57%) LAN
8 16 (28.57%) ITIL
9 15 (26.79%) MS Excel
9 15 (26.79%) MS Exchange
10 14 (25.00%) VoIP
10 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 14 (25.00%) VPN
10 14 (25.00%) CCNP
11 13 (23.21%) Juniper
11 13 (23.21%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (21.43%) SAN
12 12 (21.43%) Wireless
12 12 (21.43%) VMware
13 10 (17.86%) Degree
14 9 (16.07%) Wealth Management
14 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (16.07%) Citrix
15 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
15 8 (14.29%) DNS
15 8 (14.29%) SLA

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 15 (26.79%) MS Exchange
2 8 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (10.71%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.57%) IIS
4 2 (3.57%) Apache
5 1 (1.79%) Lync
5 1 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (26.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) SaaS
1 1 (1.79%) PaaS
1 1 (1.79%) Office 365
1 1 (1.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (62.50%) Firewall
2 17 (30.36%) WAN
2 17 (30.36%) TCP/IP
3 16 (28.57%) LAN
4 14 (25.00%) VoIP
4 14 (25.00%) VPN
5 12 (21.43%) SAN
5 12 (21.43%) Wireless
6 8 (14.29%) DNS
7 7 (12.50%) DHCP
8 6 (10.71%) VLAN
8 6 (10.71%) Network Security
8 6 (10.71%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (8.93%) SSL
10 4 (7.14%) Ethernet
10 4 (7.14%) MPLS
10 4 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (5.36%) SNMP
12 2 (3.57%) OSPF
12 2 (3.57%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (30.36%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.79%) Legal
4 1 (1.79%) Back Office
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) JSP
2 1 (1.79%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Clustering
2 4 (7.14%) Blackberry
3 2 (3.57%) PKI
3 2 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.57%) Hedge funds
3 2 (3.57%) New Media
3 2 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.79%) Open Source
4 1 (1.79%) CCTV
4 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) AS400
4 1 (1.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (50.00%) Windows
2 13 (23.21%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (8.93%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.57%) UNIX
6 2 (3.57%) Ubuntu
6 2 (3.57%) Linux
6 2 (3.57%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) ITIL
2 9 (16.07%) Wealth Management
3 6 (10.71%) Load Balancing
4 4 (7.14%) Network Architecture
4 4 (7.14%) Data Protection
4 4 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (7.14%) Migration
5 3 (5.36%) PRINCE2
5 3 (5.36%) Configuration Management
5 3 (5.36%) Change Management
5 3 (5.36%) Network Management
6 2 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.57%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (3.57%) BCP
6 2 (3.57%) Information Security
6 2 (3.57%) Asset Management
6 2 (3.57%) Online Marketing
6 2 (3.57%) Time Management
7 1 (1.79%) Logistics
7 1 (1.79%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.14%) SQL
2 3 (5.36%) C
3 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 29 (51.79%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (39.29%) CCNA
3 14 (25.00%) CCNP
4 10 (17.86%) Degree
5 8 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 8 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (14.29%) Security Cleared
6 6 (10.71%) MCSE
6 6 (10.71%) DV Cleared
7 4 (7.14%) MCITP
8 3 (5.36%) CCSA
8 3 (5.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (5.36%) JNCIA
8 3 (5.36%) CCIE
8 3 (5.36%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (3.57%) MCP
9 2 (3.57%) JNCIP
9 2 (3.57%) CCDA
9 2 (3.57%) CISSP
10 1 (1.79%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.29%) SLA
2 5 (8.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (7.14%) JSP 440
4 1 (1.79%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.79%) COBIT
System Software
1 25 (44.64%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (12.50%) Hyper-V
4 5 (8.93%) XenApp
5 3 (5.36%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.57%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (7.14%) Backup Exec
3 3 (5.36%) HP SIM
4 2 (3.57%) Cisco LMS
5 1 (1.79%) SCCM
5 1 (1.79%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.79%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 38 (67.86%) Cisco
2 14 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 13 (23.21%) Juniper
4 12 (21.43%) VMware
5 9 (16.07%) Citrix
6 6 (10.71%) CheckPoint
7 5 (8.93%) SolarWinds
8 4 (7.14%) Veeam
8 4 (7.14%) Symantec
8 4 (7.14%) Avaya
8 4 (7.14%) HP
9 3 (5.36%) SonicWALL
10 2 (3.57%) F5
10 2 (3.57%) Aerohive Networks
10 2 (3.57%) Sun
10 2 (3.57%) Nortel
10 2 (3.57%) Fortinet
11 1 (1.79%) AppSense
11 1 (1.79%) McAfee
11 1 (1.79%) IBM
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