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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 804 835 878
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Infrastructure Engineer 147 106 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.10% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.11% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 126 95 49
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £33,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+19.40% -10.66%

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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Network Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +43 141 £42,500 +4.93% 20
London +18 64 £48,750 +8.33% 8
South East -3 28 £50,000 +53.84% 2
South West +5 17 £33,000 -18.51% 3
Hampshire +22 14 £42,500 +88.88% 1
North West +16 14 £32,500 -19.75%
Berkshire +4 12 £53,750 +65.38%
Manchester - 10 £32,500 -
Dorset - 10 £30,500 - 1
Bournemouth - 9 £28,500 - 1
Reading - 8 £65,000 -
Yorkshire +10 7 £45,000 +50.00% 1
West Midlands -14 7 £40,000 +23.07% 2
City of London +55 6 £47,500 -1.55% 2
East Midlands +3 6 £45,000 +7.14% 1
Derbyshire - 6 £45,000 -
Hounslow - 6 - - 1
High Wycombe - 6 - -
Farnborough - 6 - -
Buckinghamshire - 6 - -
Chesterfield - 5 £45,000 -
Portsmouth - 5 £32,500 - 1
Cheshire +16 4 £43,750 +9.37%
Wolverhampton +9 4 £40,000 +23.07%
Hertfordshire 0 4 £42,500 +17.24% 3
East of England -5 4 £42,500 +3.03% 3
Wiltshire - 4 £39,500 -
Oxfordshire - 4 - -
Abingdon - 4 - -
South Yorkshire 0 3 £45,000 +50.00%

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 203 (67.44%) Cisco
2 196 (65.12%) Firewall
3 177 (58.80%) Windows
4 170 (56.48%) VMware
5 154 (51.16%) Cisco Certification
6 139 (46.18%) CCNA
7 112 (37.21%) Active Directory
8 103 (34.22%) VMware Infrastructure
9 99 (32.89%) Microsoft
10 98 (32.56%) Windows Server
11 84 (27.91%) LAN
11 84 (27.91%) VPN
12 80 (26.58%) Windows Server 2008
13 78 (25.91%) CCNP
14 77 (25.58%) SAN
15 72 (23.92%) DNS
15 72 (23.92%) WAN
15 72 (23.92%) Data Centre
16 69 (22.92%) MS Exchange
17 67 (22.26%) Finance
18 66 (21.93%) Windows Server 2012
19 65 (21.59%) Linux
20 53 (17.61%) ITIL
20 53 (17.61%) Microsoft Certification
21 51 (16.94%) Citrix
21 51 (16.94%) CheckPoint
22 50 (16.61%) TCP/IP
23 49 (16.28%) Juniper
24 47 (15.61%) Wireless
24 47 (15.61%) Cisco ASA

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 69 (22.92%) MS Exchange
2 33 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (7.97%) Lync
4 19 (6.31%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (4.98%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (4.98%) SharePoint
6 9 (2.99%) Apache
7 7 (2.33%) IIS
8 6 (1.99%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (1.66%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.66%) CloudStack
11 2 (0.66%) Office Communications Server
12 1 (0.33%) CMS
12 1 (0.33%) Confluence
12 1 (0.33%) Drupal
12 1 (0.33%) nginx
Applications
1 41 (13.62%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.65%) MS Office
3 2 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (3.99%) Office 365
3 8 (2.66%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.99%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (1.33%) SaaS
6 1 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.33%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.33%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 196 (65.12%) Firewall
2 84 (27.91%) LAN
2 84 (27.91%) VPN
3 77 (25.58%) SAN
4 72 (23.92%) DNS
4 72 (23.92%) WAN
5 50 (16.61%) TCP/IP
6 47 (15.61%) Cisco ASA
6 47 (15.61%) Wireless
7 45 (14.95%) Network Security
8 44 (14.62%) BGP
8 44 (14.62%) VoIP
9 43 (14.29%) DHCP
10 42 (13.95%) MPLS
11 41 (13.62%) VLAN
12 40 (13.29%) Internet
12 40 (13.29%) OSPF
13 33 (10.96%) IPsec
14 28 (9.30%) VPLS
15 22 (7.31%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 12 (3.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (3.65%) MySQL
4 4 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (1.33%) Big Data
4 4 (1.33%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.33%) Redis
5 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.33%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.33%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.33%) Informix
6 1 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.33%) JIRA
General
1 67 (22.26%) Finance
2 17 (5.65%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.99%) Law
4 8 (2.66%) Retail
5 6 (1.99%) Back Office
6 4 (1.33%) Advertising
6 4 (1.33%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.66%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.33%) Web Services
2 6 (1.99%) 802.1X
3 5 (1.66%) LAMP
4 2 (0.66%) .NET
5 1 (0.33%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (0.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 72 (23.92%) Data Centre
2 23 (7.64%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.65%) PKI
4 8 (2.66%) Hedge funds
4 8 (2.66%) Visualisation
5 7 (2.33%) Digital Media
6 5 (1.66%) Clustering
6 5 (1.66%) EqualLogic
6 5 (1.66%) Fintech
7 3 (1.00%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.00%) BYOD
7 3 (1.00%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.00%) Mobile Computing
7 3 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (0.66%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.66%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.33%) Derivative
9 1 (0.33%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.33%) NHS
9 1 (0.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 177 (58.80%) Windows
2 98 (32.56%) Windows Server
3 80 (26.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 66 (21.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 65 (21.59%) Linux
6 34 (11.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 26 (8.64%) Unix
8 22 (7.31%) CentOS
9 18 (5.98%) Windows 7
10 11 (3.65%) Windows XP
11 9 (2.99%) Mac OS
11 9 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 7 (2.33%) AIX
12 7 (2.33%) Windows 8
13 6 (1.99%) Mac OS X
14 5 (1.66%) Debian
15 4 (1.33%) Solaris
15 4 (1.33%) Ubuntu
15 4 (1.33%) Windows 10
15 4 (1.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (17.61%) ITIL
2 31 (10.30%) Network Design
3 20 (6.64%) Load Balancing
4 18 (5.98%) Network Management
5 16 (5.32%) Migration
5 16 (5.32%) Patch Management
5 16 (5.32%) Time Management
6 15 (4.98%) Network Load Balancing
7 13 (4.32%) Change Management
7 13 (4.32%) Kalman Filter
8 11 (3.65%) Email Filtering
8 11 (3.65%) Mobile Device Management
9 10 (3.32%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (2.99%) Data Security
10 9 (2.99%) High Availability
11 8 (2.66%) Investment Management
11 8 (2.66%) Logistics
12 7 (2.33%) DevOps
12 7 (2.33%) ITIL V2
12 7 (2.33%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 38 (12.62%) SQL
2 9 (2.99%) Bash Shell
3 8 (2.66%) Python
4 6 (1.99%) PowerShell
5 4 (1.33%) Perl
6 2 (0.66%) C
7 1 (0.33%) C#
7 1 (0.33%) C++
7 1 (0.33%) PHP
7 1 (0.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 154 (51.16%) Cisco Certification
2 139 (46.18%) CCNA
3 78 (25.91%) CCNP
4 53 (17.61%) Microsoft Certification
5 45 (14.95%) MCSE
6 33 (10.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 16 (5.32%) MCITP
8 15 (4.98%) JNCIS
9 13 (4.32%) Degree
10 11 (3.65%) MCSA
11 10 (3.32%) RHCE
12 9 (2.99%) MCP
13 7 (2.33%) A+ Certification
13 7 (2.33%) CCIE
13 7 (2.33%) Security Cleared
14 6 (1.99%) CISSP
14 6 (1.99%) CompTIA Security+
14 6 (1.99%) HP ASE
14 6 (1.99%) MCTS
14 6 (1.99%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.99%) SLA
2 7 (2.33%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.33%) JSP 440
System Software
1 112 (37.21%) Active Directory
2 103 (34.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (9.97%) Hyper-V
3 30 (9.97%) vSphere
4 28 (9.30%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (4.32%) VMware Server
5 13 (4.32%) XenApp
6 10 (3.32%) VMware ESX
7 8 (2.66%) vCloud
8 6 (1.99%) XenServer
9 4 (1.33%) Docker
9 4 (1.33%) LXC
10 3 (1.00%) Corosync
10 3 (1.00%) Postfix
10 3 (1.00%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.66%) NFS
11 2 (0.66%) pfSense
11 2 (0.66%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.33%) Firmware
12 1 (0.33%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 16 (5.32%) WSUS
2 8 (2.66%) SCCM
3 7 (2.33%) Backup Exec
3 7 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (1.99%) HP SIM
4 6 (1.99%) Puppet
5 4 (1.33%) SCOM
6 2 (0.66%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (0.66%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.66%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.66%) Nagios
7 1 (0.33%) Cisco CUCM
7 1 (0.33%) Cisco LMS
7 1 (0.33%) NetVault Backup
7 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.33%) Salt
7 1 (0.33%) SCSM
7 1 (0.33%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 203 (67.44%) Cisco
2 170 (56.48%) VMware
3 99 (32.89%) Microsoft
4 51 (16.94%) CheckPoint
4 51 (16.94%) Citrix
5 49 (16.28%) Juniper
6 43 (14.29%) HP
7 28 (9.30%) Dell
7 28 (9.30%) Palo Alto
8 25 (8.31%) F5
8 25 (8.31%) Red Hat
9 19 (6.31%) SolarWinds
10 17 (5.65%) NetApp
11 14 (4.65%) ProCurve
11 14 (4.65%) Veeam
12 12 (3.99%) Brocade
13 10 (3.32%) Meraki
13 10 (3.32%) Riverbed
13 10 (3.32%) Sophos
13 10 (3.32%) WatchGuard
Reigate, Surrey
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Radley James Ltd
Salary: package (Dependent on experience)
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Company Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hounslow, Middlesex
The Resourcing Hub
Salary: £competitive + shift and oncall allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47500 Per Annum plus comprehensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus on call and additional benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £42000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
North London
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £46500 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Portsmouth
aap3
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + pension and healthcare
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Law Society
Salary: From £35,373 to £41,616 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
City of London
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago