The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Infrastructure Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 721 686 746
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +60
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 182 179 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.17% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 149 154 112
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,350 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.09% +7.05%

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
108942 102831 113237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 88146 85231 96833
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 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer within the UK.

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 within the UK.

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior 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 Senior Infrastructure Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 20 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
(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 -16 165 £45,000 -3.74% 14
London +19 79 £45,000 -16.66% 4
Yorkshire -17 28 £45,000 -14.28%
Leeds -11 26 £45,000 -14.28%
West Yorkshire -13 26 £45,000 -14.28%
City of London +10 22 £52,500 -7.48% 3
South East -30 19 £47,500 +5.55% 2
East of England -3 17 £43,750 -18.98% 1
Hertfordshire -3 10 £55,000 +1.85%
Surrey -7 9 £50,000 +2.56%
South West -12 8 £50,000 +15.60%
Wales +3 7 £33,000 -23.25%
Bristol 0 7 £50,000 +25.00%
North West -8 7 £34,000 -21.38% 4
Cardiff +1 6 £33,000 -4.34%
South Wales -3 6 £33,000 -23.25%
Scotland -12 6 £36,500 -8.75%
Cheshire -9 5 £34,000 -37.61% 2
East Midlands -23 5 £37,500 -1.31% 3
Hayes - 5 £42,500 -
Sidcup - 5 £52,500 -
Uxbridge - 5 £42,500 -
Warrington - 5 £34,000 - 1
Guildford +18 4 £50,000 +53.84%
Buckinghamshire 0 4 - -
Milton Keynes - 4 - -
Glasgow - 4 £38,000 -
Leicester -1 3 £42,500 +11.84%
Chelmsford -2 3 £42,500 -21.29%
Leicestershire -4 3 £42,500 +11.84%

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Infrastructure Engineer in their job title.

1 265 (77.71%) VMware
2 254 (74.49%) Windows
3 171 (50.15%) Active Directory
4 163 (47.80%) Microsoft
5 145 (42.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 144 (42.23%) SAN
7 139 (40.76%) VMware Infrastructure
8 133 (39.00%) MS Exchange
9 130 (38.12%) Cisco
10 101 (29.62%) Firewall
11 98 (28.74%) Citrix
12 90 (26.39%) HP
13 87 (25.51%) Windows Server 2003
13 87 (25.51%) Windows Server 2012
14 86 (25.22%) vSphere
15 85 (24.93%) Exchange Server 2010
16 81 (23.75%) Microsoft Certification
17 73 (21.41%) ITIL
18 67 (19.65%) DNS
19 66 (19.35%) MCSE
20 62 (18.18%) Linux
21 60 (17.60%) Hyper-V
22 58 (17.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
23 54 (15.84%) MS Excel
23 54 (15.84%) Cisco Certification
24 53 (15.54%) CCNA
24 53 (15.54%) IIS
25 52 (15.25%) WAN
25 52 (15.25%) TCP/IP
25 52 (15.25%) NetApp

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Infrastructure Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 133 (39.00%) MS Exchange
2 85 (24.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 53 (15.54%) IIS
4 47 (13.78%) Exchange Server 2007
5 28 (8.21%) Lync
6 27 (7.92%) Exchange Server 2003
7 25 (7.33%) Exchange Server 2013
8 23 (6.74%) SharePoint
9 16 (4.69%) Apache
10 15 (4.40%) Lotus Domino
11 14 (4.11%) IBM Notes
12 9 (2.64%) Exchange Server 2000
13 8 (2.35%) Office Communications Server
14 6 (1.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 2 (0.59%) IBM HTTP Server
15 2 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
15 2 (0.59%) WebSphere Portal
15 2 (0.59%) WebSphere Application Server
15 2 (0.59%) WebSphere
15 2 (0.59%) OpenStack
Applications
1 54 (15.84%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.52%) MS Office
3 1 (0.29%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (1.76%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 33 (9.68%) Office 365
2 10 (2.93%) SaaS
3 7 (2.05%) PaaS
3 7 (2.05%) Google Apps
3 7 (2.05%) IaaS
3 7 (2.05%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.17%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.59%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 144 (42.23%) SAN
2 101 (29.62%) Firewall
3 67 (19.65%) DNS
4 52 (15.25%) TCP/IP
4 52 (15.25%) WAN
5 48 (14.08%) LAN
6 41 (12.02%) DHCP
7 34 (9.97%) NAS
8 27 (7.92%) Internet
9 26 (7.62%) VPN
10 24 (7.04%) iSCSI
11 19 (5.57%) VLAN
12 16 (4.69%) Wireless
12 16 (4.69%) MPLS
13 12 (3.52%) SMTP
14 11 (3.23%) VoIP
14 11 (3.23%) BGP
14 11 (3.23%) NetScaler
15 10 (2.93%) Cisco Nexus
15 10 (2.93%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (14.66%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.45%) MySQL
3 20 (5.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (2.64%) Redis
5 8 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (1.76%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.59%) IDOL
8 2 (0.59%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.29%) Git (software)
General
1 45 (13.20%) Finance
2 16 (4.69%) Banking
3 15 (4.40%) Law
3 15 (4.40%) Legal
4 8 (2.35%) Advertising
5 5 (1.47%) Marketing
5 5 (1.47%) Back Office
6 3 (0.88%) Retail
6 3 (0.88%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.59%) Local Government
7 2 (0.59%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.59%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.59%) Cantonese Language
7 2 (0.59%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.29%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.47%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (1.17%) .NET
3 2 (0.59%) COM
3 2 (0.59%) CSS
3 2 (0.59%) LAMP
3 2 (0.59%) HTML
4 1 (0.29%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.97%) Clustering
2 18 (5.28%) Blackberry
3 17 (4.99%) Management Information System
4 13 (3.81%) Replication
4 13 (3.81%) Computer Science
5 12 (3.52%) Enterprise Storage
6 9 (2.64%) IBM XIV
7 8 (2.35%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.17%) EPoS
9 3 (0.88%) Statistics
10 2 (0.59%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.59%) CLARiiON
11 1 (0.29%) Symmetrix
11 1 (0.29%) Firmware
11 1 (0.29%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.29%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.29%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.29%) iSeries
11 1 (0.29%) Open Source
11 1 (0.29%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 254 (74.49%) Windows
2 145 (42.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 87 (25.51%) Windows Server 2003
3 87 (25.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 62 (18.18%) Linux
5 27 (7.92%) UNIX
6 21 (6.16%) Windows XP
6 21 (6.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (4.99%) Windows 7
7 17 (4.99%) Solaris
8 14 (4.11%) Windows 8
9 11 (3.23%) Windows 2000 Server
10 8 (2.35%) Windows 2000
11 6 (1.76%) CentOS
12 5 (1.47%) Windows Vista
13 4 (1.17%) Android
14 2 (0.59%) AIX
14 2 (0.59%) Windows Phone
15 1 (0.29%) HPUX
15 1 (0.29%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (21.41%) ITIL
2 40 (11.73%) Change Management
3 38 (11.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 38 (11.14%) Migration
4 29 (8.50%) Project Management
5 23 (6.74%) E-Commerce
6 22 (6.45%) Load Balancing
7 15 (4.40%) Technical Architecture
8 13 (3.81%) Service Management
8 13 (3.81%) Problem Management
9 12 (3.52%) Performance Tuning
9 12 (3.52%) Performance Monitoring
9 12 (3.52%) Security Management
9 12 (3.52%) Business Continuity
10 11 (3.23%) Information Security
10 11 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
11 10 (2.93%) Configuration Management
12 9 (2.64%) Service Delivery
12 9 (2.64%) PRINCE2
12 9 (2.64%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 42 (12.32%) SQL
2 33 (9.68%) PowerShell
3 16 (4.69%) Perl
4 14 (4.11%) PHP
5 11 (3.23%) Bash Shell
6 10 (2.93%) Shell Script
7 4 (1.17%) LotusScript
7 4 (1.17%) VBScript
7 4 (1.17%) Python
8 3 (0.88%) Java
8 3 (0.88%) Ruby
9 2 (0.59%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.59%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.29%) Korn
10 1 (0.29%) C
Qualifications
1 81 (23.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 66 (19.35%) MCSE
3 58 (17.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 54 (15.84%) Cisco Certification
5 53 (15.54%) CCNA
6 37 (10.85%) MCITP
7 32 (9.38%) Degree
7 32 (9.38%) MCSA
7 32 (9.38%) CCNP
8 18 (5.28%) Security Cleared
9 17 (4.99%) MCP
10 12 (3.52%) CCA
10 12 (3.52%) Citrix Certification
10 12 (3.52%) SC Cleared
11 10 (2.93%) NCDA
12 7 (2.05%) VCAP
12 7 (2.05%) CCAA
12 7 (2.05%) MCSM
13 5 (1.47%) RHCE
14 4 (1.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (2.93%) PCI DSS
3 7 (2.05%) SLA
4 1 (0.29%) QA
System Software
1 171 (50.15%) Active Directory
2 139 (40.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 86 (25.22%) vSphere
4 60 (17.60%) Hyper-V
5 51 (14.96%) XenApp
6 42 (12.32%) VMware ESX
7 30 (8.80%) XenDesktop
8 24 (7.04%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (2.64%) vCloud
9 9 (2.64%) Squid
10 8 (2.35%) XenServer
10 8 (2.35%) DFS Replication
11 7 (2.05%) Forefront TMG
11 7 (2.05%) VMware Server
12 5 (1.47%) Xen
13 4 (1.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (1.17%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.59%) ISA Server
14 2 (0.59%) NFS
14 2 (0.59%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 30 (8.80%) SCCM
2 28 (8.21%) SCOM
3 24 (7.04%) Backup Exec
4 12 (3.52%) NetBackup
4 12 (3.52%) Nagios
5 11 (3.23%) Puppet
6 10 (2.93%) HP Data Protector
7 9 (2.64%) Opsview
8 8 (2.35%) WSUS
9 7 (2.05%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (2.05%) McAfee ePO
10 6 (1.76%) Foglight
10 6 (1.76%) SolarWinds Orion
11 4 (1.17%) SCDPM
11 4 (1.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 3 (0.88%) SCVMM
13 2 (0.59%) HP SIM
13 2 (0.59%) Tivoli
13 2 (0.59%) Tivoli Identity Manager
13 2 (0.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 265 (77.71%) VMware
2 163 (47.80%) Microsoft
3 130 (38.12%) Cisco
4 98 (28.74%) Citrix
5 90 (26.39%) HP
6 52 (15.25%) NetApp
7 30 (8.80%) Dell
8 26 (7.62%) Red Hat
9 23 (6.74%) Symantec
10 21 (6.16%) Juniper
11 17 (4.99%) IBM
12 15 (4.40%) EMC
12 15 (4.40%) CommVault
12 15 (4.40%) Lotus
13 14 (4.11%) F5
14 13 (3.81%) Oracle
15 12 (3.52%) Veeam
15 12 (3.52%) 3PAR
16 11 (3.23%) McAfee
17 10 (2.93%) CheckPoint
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