The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 860 841 866
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Infrastructure Engineer 21 29 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.027% 0.025%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.028% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 16 29 27
Average salary £58,000 £43,750 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.57% +10.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £34,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £63,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
- +11.25%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109888 102187 111746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.37% 94.26% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 89595 84579 95723
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £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 1 August 2014 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 1 August 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 -67 21 £58,000 +32.57% 3
London -27 10 £72,500 +65.71%
South East -8 8 £42,500 +21.42% 3
City of London -6 5 £75,000 +90.47%
Berkshire +1 4 £44,000 +25.71% 2
Reading - 3 - - 1
Basingstoke - 2 £42,500 -
Hampshire - 2 £42,500 -
Bristol -4 1 - -
South Yorkshire -14 1 - -
Sheffield -16 1 - -
East of England -16 1 £41,500 -12.63%
South West -21 1 - -
Yorkshire -33 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 £41,500 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £28,500 - 1
Docklands, London - 1 £56,000 -
Stevenage - 1 £41,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £31,000 -
Bracknell - 1 £44,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 1 £31,000 -
Oxford - 1 £28,500 - 1

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 40 (80.00%) Firewall
2 36 (72.00%) Windows
3 32 (64.00%) Cisco
4 24 (48.00%) VMware
5 22 (44.00%) WAN
6 21 (42.00%) Cisco Certification
7 18 (36.00%) LAN
7 18 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (34.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (34.00%) Active Directory
8 17 (34.00%) CCNA
9 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
9 16 (32.00%) Linux
10 15 (30.00%) Juniper
11 14 (28.00%) SAN
11 14 (28.00%) CCNP
12 13 (26.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (26.00%) MS Exchange
13 11 (22.00%) HP
13 11 (22.00%) Exchange Server 2010
14 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
14 10 (20.00%) Backup Exec
15 9 (18.00%) MPLS
15 9 (18.00%) Finance
15 9 (18.00%) SharePoint
15 9 (18.00%) DNS
15 9 (18.00%) NAS
16 8 (16.00%) vSphere
16 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
16 8 (16.00%) DHCP

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 13 (26.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (22.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (18.00%) SharePoint
4 6 (12.00%) IIS
5 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (6.00%) Apache
6 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (80.00%) Firewall
2 22 (44.00%) WAN
3 18 (36.00%) LAN
4 14 (28.00%) SAN
5 9 (18.00%) MPLS
5 9 (18.00%) DNS
5 9 (18.00%) NAS
6 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
6 8 (16.00%) DHCP
6 8 (16.00%) VLAN
7 7 (14.00%) VPN
8 6 (12.00%) VoIP
8 6 (12.00%) IP Telephony
9 5 (10.00%) BIG-IP
9 5 (10.00%) DSL
9 5 (10.00%) Wireless
9 5 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (10.00%) iSCSI
10 4 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (8.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) MySQL
3 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.00%) Informix
3 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (18.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Banking
3 2 (4.00%) Marketing
4 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) HP StorageWorks
2 2 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.00%) Replication
2 2 (4.00%) Fixed Income
2 2 (4.00%) Clustering
2 2 (4.00%) Derivative
2 2 (4.00%) Statistics
3 1 (2.00%) EPoS
3 1 (2.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 36 (72.00%) Windows
2 17 (34.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (32.00%) Linux
4 13 (26.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 5 (10.00%) CentOS
7 4 (8.00%) UNIX
8 3 (6.00%) VMS
8 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.00%) OpenBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (12.00%) ITIL
3 5 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 5 (10.00%) BCP
3 5 (10.00%) ITSM
3 5 (10.00%) Service Management
3 5 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 5 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 5 (10.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (6.00%) Migration
4 3 (6.00%) High Availability
4 3 (6.00%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (4.00%) Low Latency
5 2 (4.00%) Network Architecture
5 2 (4.00%) Customer Insight
5 2 (4.00%) Network Management
5 2 (4.00%) Electronic Trading
5 2 (4.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.00%) Change Management
6 1 (2.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (4.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.00%) Perl
3 1 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (42.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (34.00%) CCNA
3 14 (28.00%) CCNP
4 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (6.00%) CWNA
5 3 (6.00%) MCSE
5 3 (6.00%) Degree
6 2 (4.00%) CCIE
7 1 (2.00%) MCITP
7 1 (2.00%) CCVP
7 1 (2.00%) CWSP
7 1 (2.00%) CCIP
7 1 (2.00%) CCDA
7 1 (2.00%) CCDP
7 1 (2.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 18 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (34.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (16.00%) vSphere
4 5 (10.00%) VMware ESX
4 5 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (10.00%) NLBS
5 3 (6.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.00%) XenApp
6 2 (4.00%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (4.00%) Nmap
7 1 (2.00%) Snort
7 1 (2.00%) Samba
7 1 (2.00%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (20.00%) Backup Exec
2 6 (12.00%) ARCserve
3 5 (10.00%) WSUS
4 2 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.00%) Netcool
5 1 (2.00%) Nagios
5 1 (2.00%) OpenView
5 1 (2.00%) Zenoss
5 1 (2.00%) SCCM
5 1 (2.00%) SCOM
5 1 (2.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 32 (64.00%) Cisco
2 24 (48.00%) VMware
3 16 (32.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (30.00%) Juniper
5 11 (22.00%) HP
6 7 (14.00%) Veeam
7 6 (12.00%) WatchGuard
7 6 (12.00%) Citrix
7 6 (12.00%) Avaya
7 6 (12.00%) CheckPoint
8 5 (10.00%) Nortel
9 4 (8.00%) Dell
9 4 (8.00%) Red Hat
10 3 (6.00%) Brocade
10 3 (6.00%) Hitachi
10 3 (6.00%) NetApp
10 3 (6.00%) EMC
11 2 (4.00%) F5
11 2 (4.00%) Tandberg
11 2 (4.00%) SolarWinds
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