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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 852 882 848
Rank change year-on-year
+30 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Infrastructure Engineer 52 27 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.024% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.025% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 43 23 29
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,649 £29,000 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -2.35%

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
102778 107783 99441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.50% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85796 87187 82527
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015 within the UK.

Network Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Top 21 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 4 September 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 +34 52 £45,000 +5.88% 10
London +29 41 £43,500 -3.33% 5
City of London +42 12 £43,500 -3.33% 2
South East +7 7 £45,000 +45.16% 4
Kingston Upon Thames - 4 £33,649 -
Surrey +6 2 - - 1
Guildford +1 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire -7 2 £42,500 +37.09%
Milton Keynes -12 2 £42,500 +37.09%
West Sussex - 2 £45,000 -
North West -7 1 £62,500 +73.61% 1
Hampshire - 1 £56,000 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £30,500 -
East Midlands - 1 £40,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £45,000 -
North East - 1 £30,500 -
Havant - 1 £56,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £40,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £40,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £30,500 -
Manchester - 1 £62,500 - 1

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 60 (75.00%) Cisco
2 54 (67.50%) Firewall
3 49 (61.25%) Cisco Certification
4 42 (52.50%) CCNA
5 38 (47.50%) Windows
6 37 (46.25%) CCNP
7 34 (42.50%) VMware
8 33 (41.25%) WAN
9 31 (38.75%) Active Directory
9 31 (38.75%) CheckPoint
10 26 (32.50%) LAN
11 23 (28.75%) SAN
12 22 (27.50%) Finance
13 20 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 19 (23.75%) Windows Server 2008
14 19 (23.75%) Cisco ASA
14 19 (23.75%) Data Centre
14 19 (23.75%) ITIL
15 18 (22.50%) VoIP
15 18 (22.50%) Microsoft
15 18 (22.50%) Windows Server 2003
16 17 (21.25%) Juniper
17 16 (20.00%) VPN
17 16 (20.00%) DNS
17 16 (20.00%) MS Exchange
17 16 (20.00%) Wireless
17 16 (20.00%) Network Design
18 15 (18.75%) MS Excel
18 15 (18.75%) OSPF
19 14 (17.50%) HP

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 16 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.25%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.75%) Lync
5 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.25%) Apache
6 1 (1.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 15 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.50%) AutoCAD
2 2 (2.50%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.75%) Office 365
2 1 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 54 (67.50%) Firewall
2 33 (41.25%) WAN
3 26 (32.50%) LAN
4 23 (28.75%) SAN
5 19 (23.75%) Cisco ASA
6 18 (22.50%) VoIP
7 16 (20.00%) VPN
7 16 (20.00%) DNS
7 16 (20.00%) Wireless
8 15 (18.75%) OSPF
9 14 (17.50%) TCP/IP
10 13 (16.25%) MPLS
11 12 (15.00%) DHCP
12 10 (12.50%) Internet
12 10 (12.50%) BGP
13 6 (7.50%) Network Security
13 6 (7.50%) NetScaler
14 5 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
14 5 (6.25%) WLAN
14 5 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.25%) MySQL
3 1 (1.25%) Informix
3 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
General
1 22 (27.50%) Finance
2 5 (6.25%) Law
3 4 (5.00%) Retail
4 2 (2.50%) Banking
4 2 (2.50%) Back Office
4 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.25%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.25%) Web Services
1 1 (1.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.75%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.00%) Hedge funds
2 4 (5.00%) User Experience
2 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.50%) Clustering
3 2 (2.50%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.50%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.25%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 38 (47.50%) Windows
2 19 (23.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (22.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (10.00%) Linux
6 4 (5.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.50%) UNIX
8 2 (2.50%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.50%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.25%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.25%) CentOS
9 1 (1.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.75%) ITIL
2 16 (20.00%) Network Design
3 7 (8.75%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (7.50%) Network Management
5 4 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (5.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (5.00%) Project Management
5 4 (5.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (5.00%) Change Management
6 3 (3.75%) Migration
6 3 (3.75%) Information Security
6 3 (3.75%) Asset Management
6 3 (3.75%) Network Architecture
6 3 (3.75%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (3.75%) WAN Optimisation
7 2 (2.50%) Risk Management
7 2 (2.50%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.50%) Wealth Management
7 2 (2.50%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.50%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.50%) SQL
1 2 (2.50%) C
2 1 (1.25%) Perl
2 1 (1.25%) Python
2 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 49 (61.25%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (52.50%) CCNA
3 37 (46.25%) CCNP
4 7 (8.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (7.50%) SC Cleared
5 6 (7.50%) Security Cleared
6 5 (6.25%) MCSE
6 5 (6.25%) Degree
7 2 (2.50%) NVQ Level 3
7 2 (2.50%) JNCIP
7 2 (2.50%) MCITP
7 2 (2.50%) MCSA
7 2 (2.50%) CCIE
7 2 (2.50%) MCP
8 1 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.25%) CCSA
8 1 (1.25%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.25%) CCDP
8 1 (1.25%) HP APS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (38.75%) Active Directory
2 20 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (11.25%) vSphere
4 8 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.75%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.75%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.25%) NFS
6 1 (1.25%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (3.75%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (2.50%) HP SIM
3 2 (2.50%) Cisco LMS
4 1 (1.25%) vMotion
4 1 (1.25%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.25%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.25%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.25%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.25%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.25%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 60 (75.00%) Cisco
2 34 (42.50%) VMware
3 31 (38.75%) CheckPoint
4 18 (22.50%) Microsoft
5 17 (21.25%) Juniper
6 14 (17.50%) HP
7 8 (10.00%) SolarWinds
8 7 (8.75%) Citrix
9 6 (7.50%) Dell
10 4 (5.00%) Riverbed
10 4 (5.00%) ProCurve
11 3 (3.75%) Meraki
11 3 (3.75%) Aruba
11 3 (3.75%) Red Hat
11 3 (3.75%) Apple
11 3 (3.75%) McAfee
12 2 (2.50%) EMC
12 2 (2.50%) Avaya
12 2 (2.50%) NetApp
12 2 (2.50%) 3Com
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