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 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
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 744 692 760
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +68
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 158 185 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.18% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 126 163 124
Average salary £45,000 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.21% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £36,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £48,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
-12.37% +11.49%

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%

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 19 September 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 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 -43 141 £45,000 -5.26% 26
London -21 66 £51,750 +6.70% 6
City of London +15 22 £52,500 +8.24% 1
Leeds -18 22 £45,000 -14.28% 1
West Yorkshire -25 22 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Yorkshire -25 22 £45,000 -14.28% 1
East of England -18 14 £45,000 -16.66% 2
South East -52 13 £45,500 -4.21% 8
Wales +4 11 £33,000 -8.33% 1
North West -10 10 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Hertfordshire -8 9 £55,000 +1.85% 1
South West -26 9 £45,000 +4.04% 5
South Wales +9 7 £33,000 -8.33%
Cardiff -1 7 £33,000 -7.04%
Scotland -10 6 £33,250 -16.87%
Cheshire - 6 £35,750 - 1
Glasgow - 5 £31,500 -
Sidcup - 5 £52,500 -
Buckinghamshire +5 4 - -
East Midlands -8 4 £42,500 +11.84% 1
Edinburgh -9 4 - -
Surrey -10 4 £48,750 -7.14% 3
Warrington - 4 £34,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 4 - -
Leicester +4 3 £45,000 +18.42% 1
Manchester +2 3 £42,500 +6.25%
Leicestershire +2 3 £45,000 +18.42% 1
Dorset - 3 £30,000 - 3
Essex +2 2 £42,500 -21.29% 1
Bristol -10 2 £46,250 +15.62% 1

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 264 (79.28%) VMware
2 251 (75.38%) Windows
3 172 (51.65%) Active Directory
4 167 (50.15%) Microsoft
5 147 (44.14%) SAN
6 146 (43.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 144 (43.24%) VMware Infrastructure
8 132 (39.64%) MS Exchange
9 127 (38.14%) Cisco
10 101 (30.33%) Firewall
11 94 (28.23%) Citrix
12 91 (27.33%) Windows Server 2003
13 89 (26.73%) HP
14 86 (25.83%) Windows Server 2012
15 82 (24.62%) vSphere
15 82 (24.62%) Exchange Server 2010
16 73 (21.92%) DNS
17 70 (21.02%) Hyper-V
18 67 (20.12%) Microsoft Certification
19 65 (19.52%) ITIL
20 57 (17.12%) Linux
20 57 (17.12%) MS Excel
21 52 (15.62%) TCP/IP
22 51 (15.32%) MCSE
23 50 (15.02%) SQL Server
24 49 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
24 49 (14.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
25 48 (14.41%) NetApp
25 48 (14.41%) IIS
25 48 (14.41%) CCNA

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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
1 132 (39.64%) MS Exchange
2 82 (24.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 48 (14.41%) IIS
4 38 (11.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 31 (9.31%) Exchange Server 2003
6 29 (8.71%) Lync
7 20 (6.01%) SharePoint
8 17 (5.11%) Exchange Server 2013
9 14 (4.20%) Lotus Domino
9 14 (4.20%) Apache
10 13 (3.90%) IBM Notes
11 10 (3.00%) Exchange Server 2000
12 8 (2.40%) Office Communications Server
13 6 (1.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.60%) IBM HTTP Server
14 2 (0.60%) WebSphere Portal
14 2 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
14 2 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
14 2 (0.60%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 57 (17.12%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.80%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 35 (10.51%) Office 365
2 10 (3.00%) SaaS
3 9 (2.70%) IaaS
3 9 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (2.10%) PaaS
4 7 (2.10%) Google Apps
4 7 (2.10%) Amazon EC2
4 7 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.60%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 147 (44.14%) SAN
2 101 (30.33%) Firewall
3 73 (21.92%) DNS
4 52 (15.62%) TCP/IP
5 48 (14.41%) WAN
6 44 (13.21%) LAN
7 43 (12.91%) DHCP
8 35 (10.51%) NAS
9 31 (9.31%) Internet
10 27 (8.11%) iSCSI
10 27 (8.11%) VPN
11 24 (7.21%) VLAN
12 16 (4.80%) Wireless
13 13 (3.90%) MPLS
14 12 (3.60%) SMTP
15 11 (3.30%) VoIP
16 10 (3.00%) IP Telephony
16 10 (3.00%) Cisco ASA
16 10 (3.00%) NetScaler
17 8 (2.40%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (15.02%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (6.61%) MySQL
4 9 (2.70%) Redis
4 9 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (2.10%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (1.50%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.30%) IDOL
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 35 (10.51%) Finance
2 14 (4.20%) Law
3 12 (3.60%) Banking
4 11 (3.30%) Legal
5 8 (2.40%) Advertising
6 5 (1.50%) Back Office
6 5 (1.50%) Marketing
7 4 (1.20%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.90%) Local Government
8 3 (0.90%) Retail
9 2 (0.60%) Billing
9 2 (0.60%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.60%) Cantonese Language
9 2 (0.60%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.30%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.50%) .NET
2 4 (1.20%) RabbitMQ
3 3 (0.90%) HTML
4 2 (0.60%) COM
4 2 (0.60%) CSS
5 1 (0.30%) Web Services
5 1 (0.30%) XML
5 1 (0.30%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (11.41%) Clustering
2 21 (6.31%) Blackberry
3 19 (5.71%) Management Information System
4 18 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (3.60%) Enterprise Storage
5 12 (3.60%) Computer Science
6 10 (3.00%) Replication
7 9 (2.70%) Client/Server
7 9 (2.70%) IBM XIV
8 4 (1.20%) EPoS
9 3 (0.90%) PKI
10 2 (0.60%) EqualLogic
10 2 (0.60%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.60%) CLARiiON
11 1 (0.30%) Symmetrix
11 1 (0.30%) Firmware
11 1 (0.30%) CESG
11 1 (0.30%) Derivative
11 1 (0.30%) Data Protection Act
11 1 (0.30%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 251 (75.38%) Windows
2 146 (43.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 91 (27.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 86 (25.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 57 (17.12%) Linux
6 24 (7.21%) UNIX
7 21 (6.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (5.41%) Windows 7
8 18 (5.41%) Windows 8
8 18 (5.41%) Windows XP
9 17 (5.11%) Solaris
10 11 (3.30%) Windows 2000 Server
11 10 (3.00%) Windows 2000
12 6 (1.80%) CentOS
12 6 (1.80%) Windows Vista
13 4 (1.20%) Android
13 4 (1.20%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.60%) AIX
15 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.30%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (19.52%) ITIL
2 42 (12.61%) Change Management
3 37 (11.11%) Migration
4 35 (10.51%) Disaster Recovery
5 28 (8.41%) Project Management
6 24 (7.21%) E-Commerce
7 20 (6.01%) Load Balancing
7 20 (6.01%) Mentoring
8 16 (4.80%) Technical Architecture
9 13 (3.90%) Information Security
10 12 (3.60%) Security Management
11 11 (3.30%) Service Management
11 11 (3.30%) Service Delivery
11 11 (3.30%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (3.00%) DevOps
12 10 (3.00%) Problem Management
13 9 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (2.70%) Performance Monitoring
13 9 (2.70%) PRINCE2
13 9 (2.70%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (12.61%) SQL
2 41 (12.31%) PowerShell
3 17 (5.11%) Perl
4 14 (4.20%) PHP
5 10 (3.00%) Bash Shell
6 9 (2.70%) Shell Script
7 5 (1.50%) Python
8 4 (1.20%) LotusScript
8 4 (1.20%) VBScript
9 3 (0.90%) Java
9 3 (0.90%) Ruby
10 2 (0.60%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.60%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.30%) C#
Qualifications
1 67 (20.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 51 (15.32%) MCSE
3 49 (14.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 49 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
4 48 (14.41%) CCNA
5 34 (10.21%) Degree
6 28 (8.41%) MCITP
7 26 (7.81%) CCNP
8 18 (5.41%) MCSA
9 17 (5.11%) Security Cleared
10 13 (3.90%) CCA
10 13 (3.90%) Citrix Certification
11 12 (3.60%) SC Cleared
12 8 (2.40%) MCP
12 8 (2.40%) NCDA
13 7 (2.10%) VCAP
13 7 (2.10%) CCAA
13 7 (2.10%) MCSM
14 5 (1.50%) RHCE
15 4 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (3.30%) PCI DSS
3 8 (2.40%) SLA
System Software
1 172 (51.65%) Active Directory
2 144 (43.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 82 (24.62%) vSphere
4 70 (21.02%) Hyper-V
5 43 (12.91%) XenApp
5 43 (12.91%) VMware ESX
6 27 (8.11%) VMware ESXi
7 20 (6.01%) XenDesktop
8 11 (3.30%) Forefront TMG
9 10 (3.00%) vCloud
10 9 (2.70%) Squid
11 7 (2.10%) XenServer
11 7 (2.10%) VMware Server
12 6 (1.80%) DFS Replication
13 5 (1.50%) Xen
14 4 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (1.20%) Terminal Services
15 3 (0.90%) NFS
16 2 (0.60%) Postfix
16 2 (0.60%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 28 (8.41%) SCCM
2 26 (7.81%) SCOM
3 21 (6.31%) Backup Exec
4 14 (4.20%) NetBackup
5 13 (3.90%) Nagios
6 12 (3.60%) Puppet
7 11 (3.30%) Norton AntiVirus
7 11 (3.30%) HP Data Protector
8 9 (2.70%) Opsview
9 7 (2.10%) SCOrch
10 6 (1.80%) McAfee ePO
11 5 (1.50%) SCVMM
11 5 (1.50%) WSUS
12 4 (1.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 3 (0.90%) Tivoli
14 2 (0.60%) Tivoli Identity Manager
14 2 (0.60%) Foglight
14 2 (0.60%) HP SIM
14 2 (0.60%) SolarWinds Orion
14 2 (0.60%) SCSM
Vendors
1 264 (79.28%) VMware
2 167 (50.15%) Microsoft
3 127 (38.14%) Cisco
4 94 (28.23%) Citrix
5 89 (26.73%) HP
6 48 (14.41%) NetApp
7 27 (8.11%) Red Hat
7 27 (8.11%) Symantec
8 26 (7.81%) Dell
9 21 (6.31%) Juniper
10 18 (5.41%) IBM
11 16 (4.80%) EMC
12 15 (4.50%) CommVault
13 14 (4.20%) Lotus
14 13 (3.90%) 3PAR
15 12 (3.60%) Oracle
16 11 (3.30%) Brocade
17 9 (2.70%) Veeam
17 9 (2.70%) F5
17 9 (2.70%) Google
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Salary: £33000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + Attractive Benefits, Bonus & Training
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + attractive bonuses & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Bluetownonline
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Roc Search
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Greythorn
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: From £28,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
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Salary: Extremely competitive packages on offer.
Posted: 4 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
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Remit Resources
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + be - excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Dorset
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Annual Bonus, Flexible Working Hours
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Dorset
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