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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 868 849 854
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Infrastructure Engineer 34 27 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.025% 0.041%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.031% 0.027% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 30 25 47
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £31,750 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £44,500 £39,250
% change year-on-year
-6.74% +13.37%

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
108127 100585 110257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87510 83697 93999
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014 within the UK.

Network Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Top 26 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 19 September 2014. 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 -12 34 £42,000 -1.17% 3
South East -8 10 £31,000 -24.84% 1
London -28 10 £45,000 +9.09% 1
Hertfordshire -2 8 £41,500 +33.87% 1
East of England -18 8 £41,500 +36.06% 1
Stevenage - 6 £41,500 -
Berkshire +7 5 £45,000 +80.00%
Yorkshire -36 5 £41,500 -20.95%
City of London +8 4 £45,000 +14.28% 1
West Yorkshire -36 4 £41,500 -20.95%
Leeds -32 3 £41,500 -20.95%
Oxfordshire - 3 £28,500 -
Oxford - 3 £28,500 -
Reading - 3 - -
Letchworth - 2 £43,750 -
Bracknell - 2 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire +5 1 £31,000 -22.50%
Surrey 0 1 £50,000 +17.64% 1
South Yorkshire -11 1 - -
North West -18 1 £36,000 -8.86%
Sheffield -21 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £36,000 -
Chester - 1 £36,000 -
Cleckheaton - 1 £26,000 -
Guildford - 1 £50,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 1 £31,000 -

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 44 (72.13%) Firewall
2 42 (68.85%) Cisco
3 34 (55.74%) Cisco Certification
4 32 (52.46%) Windows
5 24 (39.34%) CCNP
6 23 (37.70%) CCNA
7 22 (36.07%) TCP/IP
7 22 (36.07%) VMware
8 19 (31.15%) WAN
8 19 (31.15%) Juniper
9 17 (27.87%) VPN
9 17 (27.87%) Finance
10 16 (26.23%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (24.59%) Network Security
11 15 (24.59%) LAN
11 15 (24.59%) Active Directory
12 14 (22.95%) Linux
12 14 (22.95%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (19.67%) SSL
14 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
14 11 (18.03%) HP
14 11 (18.03%) Citrix
15 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (16.39%) MS Exchange
15 10 (16.39%) Wireless
16 9 (14.75%) PKI
16 9 (14.75%) DNS
16 9 (14.75%) Cisco ASA
17 8 (13.11%) VoIP
17 8 (13.11%) UNIX

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 10 (16.39%) MS Exchange
2 5 (8.20%) IIS
2 5 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (8.20%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (4.92%) Apache
3 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
3 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (3.28%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (9.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (72.13%) Firewall
2 22 (36.07%) TCP/IP
3 19 (31.15%) WAN
4 17 (27.87%) VPN
5 15 (24.59%) LAN
5 15 (24.59%) Network Security
6 12 (19.67%) SSL
7 10 (16.39%) Wireless
8 9 (14.75%) DNS
8 9 (14.75%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (13.11%) DHCP
9 8 (13.11%) VLAN
9 8 (13.11%) VoIP
10 7 (11.48%) SAN
11 6 (9.84%) MPLS
12 5 (8.20%) OSPF
12 5 (8.20%) BGP
12 5 (8.20%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (8.20%) IP Telephony
13 4 (6.56%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) MySQL
3 1 (1.64%) Informix
3 1 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.64%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (27.87%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Retail
3 1 (1.64%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) PKI
2 3 (4.92%) HP StorageWorks
3 2 (3.28%) Derivative
3 2 (3.28%) Statistics
3 2 (3.28%) Replication
3 2 (3.28%) Fixed Income
3 2 (3.28%) Clustering
3 2 (3.28%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.64%) Open Source
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.64%) Hedge funds
4 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.64%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 32 (52.46%) Windows
2 14 (22.95%) Linux
2 14 (22.95%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (16.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (13.11%) UNIX
5 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (9.84%) CentOS
6 6 (9.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.92%) VMS
8 2 (3.28%) SUSE
8 2 (3.28%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.64%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (13.11%) ITIL
2 4 (6.56%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (4.92%) Migration
3 3 (4.92%) Network Architecture
3 3 (4.92%) High Availability
4 2 (3.28%) Network Management
4 2 (3.28%) Change Management
4 2 (3.28%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (3.28%) Electronic Trading
4 2 (3.28%) Document Management
4 2 (3.28%) Load Balancing
4 2 (3.28%) PRINCE2
4 2 (3.28%) E-Commerce
4 2 (3.28%) Low Latency
5 1 (1.64%) Ultra-Low Latency
5 1 (1.64%) DevOps
5 1 (1.64%) Project Management
5 1 (1.64%) Wealth Management
5 1 (1.64%) Product Management
5 1 (1.64%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.56%) Bash Shell
2 3 (4.92%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.92%) SQL
3 1 (1.64%) Python
3 1 (1.64%) C
3 1 (1.64%) Perl
Qualifications
1 34 (55.74%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (39.34%) CCNP
3 23 (37.70%) CCNA
4 5 (8.20%) CCIE
5 4 (6.56%) CCDA
5 4 (6.56%) CCDP
5 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (6.56%) CCVP
6 3 (4.92%) CWNA
6 3 (4.92%) CCSP
6 3 (4.92%) MCSE
7 2 (3.28%) MBCS
7 2 (3.28%) Degree
7 2 (3.28%) VCP4
7 2 (3.28%) VCAP
7 2 (3.28%) VCP5
7 2 (3.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (3.28%) MCP
8 1 (1.64%) MCITP
8 1 (1.64%) CWSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (26.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (24.59%) Active Directory
3 5 (8.20%) VMware ESX
3 5 (8.20%) XenApp
3 5 (8.20%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (4.92%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.28%) Nmap
5 2 (3.28%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (3.28%) vSphere
6 1 (1.64%) Snort
6 1 (1.64%) Samba
6 1 (1.64%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) Backup Exec
2 2 (3.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (3.28%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (3.28%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (3.28%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.64%) OpenView
3 1 (1.64%) Netcool
3 1 (1.64%) Nagios
3 1 (1.64%) SCCM
3 1 (1.64%) SCOM
3 1 (1.64%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 42 (68.85%) Cisco
2 22 (36.07%) VMware
3 19 (31.15%) Juniper
4 11 (18.03%) Citrix
4 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
4 11 (18.03%) HP
5 7 (11.48%) Avaya
6 6 (9.84%) Red Hat
7 5 (8.20%) Dell
7 5 (8.20%) Nortel
8 4 (6.56%) SolarWinds
9 3 (4.92%) Riverbed
9 3 (4.92%) Brocade
9 3 (4.92%) EMC
9 3 (4.92%) Apple
9 3 (4.92%) Hitachi
9 3 (4.92%) NetApp
10 2 (3.28%) Symantec
10 2 (3.28%) CA
10 2 (3.28%) Tandberg
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