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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 672 716 752
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 223 197 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.18% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.19% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 187 169 129
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 £34,000 £35,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,800 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%

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
107809 104785 105042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.70% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 89260 86303 89863
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +18 210 £46,500 -2.10% 31
London -16 75 £53,250 +3.90% 11
South East -3 49 £41,500 -17.00% 7
East of England +6 31 £45,000 -16.66% 5
City of London +31 24 £50,000 -9.09% 6
Yorkshire -42 21 £45,000 -5.26%
Hertfordshire 0 18 £47,500 -12.03% 3
Surrey +15 17 £46,500 -9.26% 2
Leeds -24 14 £45,000 -5.26%
West Yorkshire -34 14 £45,000 -5.26%
Hemel Hempstead +5 12 £47,500 +1.06%
East Sussex - 12 £38,000 - 1
South West -8 11 £32,500 -35.00% 4
North West -11 11 £42,500 -10.05% 2
Wales -1 9 £42,000 +16.66% 1
Camberley - 9 £45,500 - 2
Berkshire +4 7 £60,000 +20.00%
West Midlands -3 7 £37,500 -8.53% 1
Hampshire -5 7 £40,000 -27.27%
Manchester -11 7 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Morden - 7 - - 1
Brighton - 7 £38,000 -
South Wales +5 6 £42,000 +16.66% 1
East Midlands +1 5 £52,500 +43.83% 1
Essex -3 5 £55,000 +1.85%
Birmingham -9 5 £37,500 -
Colchester - 5 £55,000 -
Lewes - 5 - -
Newport +17 4 £43,000 +25.54%
Scotland +3 4 £31,500 -19.23% 1

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 315 (77.40%) VMware
2 298 (73.22%) Windows
3 227 (55.77%) Active Directory
4 216 (53.07%) Microsoft
5 187 (45.95%) SAN
6 185 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
7 172 (42.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 139 (34.15%) MS Exchange
9 138 (33.91%) Cisco
10 119 (29.24%) Firewall
11 118 (28.99%) Citrix
12 110 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
13 108 (26.54%) Windows Server 2012
14 101 (24.82%) Exchange Server 2010
15 98 (24.08%) DNS
16 95 (23.34%) HP
17 92 (22.60%) MS Excel
18 87 (21.38%) vSphere
19 86 (21.13%) Hyper-V
20 77 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
21 70 (17.20%) DHCP
21 70 (17.20%) Linux
22 67 (16.46%) Exchange Server 2007
23 62 (15.23%) XenApp
24 61 (14.99%) SQL Server
25 60 (14.74%) NetApp
26 59 (14.50%) MCSE
27 57 (14.00%) ITIL
28 56 (13.76%) IIS
29 54 (13.27%) Finance

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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
1 139 (34.15%) MS Exchange
2 101 (24.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 67 (16.46%) Exchange Server 2007
4 56 (13.76%) IIS
5 40 (9.83%) Exchange Server 2003
6 30 (7.37%) SharePoint
6 30 (7.37%) Lync
7 21 (5.16%) Apache
8 15 (3.69%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (2.21%) IBM Notes
9 9 (2.21%) Lotus Domino
10 8 (1.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 7 (1.72%) Office Communications Server
12 5 (1.23%) Tomcat
12 5 (1.23%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2000
13 4 (0.98%) GlassFish
13 4 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
15 2 (0.49%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 92 (22.60%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (0.98%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 33 (8.11%) Office 365
2 8 (1.97%) SaaS
3 7 (1.72%) IaaS
3 7 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.47%) PaaS
5 5 (1.23%) Google Apps
5 5 (1.23%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.49%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.25%) SoftLayer
7 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 187 (45.95%) SAN
2 119 (29.24%) Firewall
3 98 (24.08%) DNS
4 70 (17.20%) DHCP
5 49 (12.04%) TCP/IP
6 46 (11.30%) WAN
7 45 (11.06%) LAN
8 44 (10.81%) NAS
9 37 (9.09%) iSCSI
10 35 (8.60%) VLAN
11 29 (7.13%) Internet
12 25 (6.14%) Fibre Channel
13 20 (4.91%) VPN
14 18 (4.42%) VoIP
15 14 (3.44%) MPLS
16 13 (3.19%) Cisco ASA
17 12 (2.95%) Wireless
18 11 (2.70%) SSL
19 10 (2.46%) Network Security
20 9 (2.21%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (14.99%) SQL Server
2 35 (8.60%) SQL Server 2008
3 24 (5.90%) MySQL
4 16 (3.93%) SQL Server 2000
5 9 (2.21%) Redis
6 7 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (0.74%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.49%) IDOL
10 1 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (0.49%) MSI
1 2 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 54 (13.27%) Finance
2 13 (3.19%) Advertising
3 10 (2.46%) Law
3 10 (2.46%) Marketing
4 8 (1.97%) Banking
4 8 (1.97%) Legal
5 6 (1.47%) Back Office
5 6 (1.47%) Investment Banking
6 3 (0.74%) Local Government
6 3 (0.74%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.49%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.49%) Retail
7 2 (0.49%) Billing
8 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.25%) Publishing
8 1 (0.25%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (0.98%) .NET
1 4 (0.98%) RabbitMQ
2 3 (0.74%) Application Packaging
3 2 (0.49%) Web Services
4 1 (0.25%) XML
4 1 (0.25%) CGI
4 1 (0.25%) COM
4 1 (0.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 51 (12.53%) Clustering
2 36 (8.85%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (8.35%) Blackberry
4 25 (6.14%) Management Information System
5 11 (2.70%) Enterprise Storage
6 10 (2.46%) IBM XIV
7 8 (1.97%) Performance Metrics
8 7 (1.72%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.72%) Replication
8 7 (1.72%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.98%) EPoS
9 4 (0.98%) EqualLogic
10 3 (0.74%) PKI
11 2 (0.49%) Hedge funds
11 2 (0.49%) Open Source
12 1 (0.25%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.25%) Video Conferencing
12 1 (0.25%) CESG
12 1 (0.25%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 298 (73.22%) Windows
2 172 (42.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 110 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 108 (26.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 70 (17.20%) Linux
6 31 (7.62%) UNIX
7 19 (4.67%) Windows 2000
7 19 (4.67%) Windows XP
7 19 (4.67%) Windows 8
8 16 (3.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (3.93%) Windows 7
9 12 (2.95%) Solaris
10 7 (1.72%) CentOS
11 5 (1.23%) Windows Phone
11 5 (1.23%) Windows Vista
12 4 (0.98%) Android
13 2 (0.49%) Debian
13 2 (0.49%) AIX
14 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (14.00%) ITIL
2 51 (12.53%) Project Management
3 39 (9.58%) Disaster Recovery
4 37 (9.09%) Change Management
5 28 (6.88%) Migration
6 23 (5.65%) E-Commerce
7 17 (4.18%) Technical Architecture
7 17 (4.18%) Load Balancing
8 16 (3.93%) Business Continuity
9 15 (3.69%) Capacity Planning
10 14 (3.44%) Problem Management
11 13 (3.19%) Performance Tuning
12 12 (2.95%) Performance Monitoring
12 12 (2.95%) Mentoring
13 11 (2.70%) DevOps
13 11 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
13 11 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
13 11 (2.70%) Information Security
14 9 (2.21%) Service Delivery
14 9 (2.21%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (10.81%) SQL
1 44 (10.81%) PowerShell
2 22 (5.41%) Perl
3 15 (3.69%) PHP
4 14 (3.44%) Bash Shell
5 11 (2.70%) Shell Script
6 5 (1.23%) Python
6 5 (1.23%) VBScript
7 3 (0.74%) VB
7 3 (0.74%) Java
7 3 (0.74%) Ruby
8 2 (0.49%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.25%) C#
9 1 (0.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 77 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (14.50%) MCSE
3 51 (12.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 48 (11.79%) Cisco Certification
5 37 (9.09%) CCNA
6 34 (8.35%) MCITP
7 30 (7.37%) Degree
8 24 (5.90%) Security Cleared
9 20 (4.91%) MCSA
10 19 (4.67%) SC Cleared
11 18 (4.42%) CCNP
12 13 (3.19%) Citrix Certification
13 12 (2.95%) MCP
14 11 (2.70%) CCA
15 8 (1.97%) NCDA
16 6 (1.47%) MCTS
17 5 (1.23%) VCAP
17 5 (1.23%) CCAA
17 5 (1.23%) VCP5
17 5 (1.23%) MCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.69%) PCI DSS
2 10 (2.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 227 (55.77%) Active Directory
2 185 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 87 (21.38%) vSphere
4 86 (21.13%) Hyper-V
5 62 (15.23%) XenApp
6 42 (10.32%) XenDesktop
7 40 (9.83%) VMware ESX
8 32 (7.86%) VMware ESXi
9 21 (5.16%) vCloud
10 11 (2.70%) XenServer
11 9 (2.21%) Squid
12 7 (1.72%) Xen
12 7 (1.72%) Terminal Services
12 7 (1.72%) Forefront TMG
13 6 (1.47%) VMware Server
14 5 (1.23%) DFS Replication
15 4 (0.98%) Terminal Server
16 3 (0.74%) NFS
16 3 (0.74%) Firmware
17 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 36 (8.85%) SCCM
2 33 (8.11%) Backup Exec
3 26 (6.39%) Norton AntiVirus
4 23 (5.65%) SCOM
5 19 (4.67%) Nagios
5 19 (4.67%) NetBackup
6 17 (4.18%) Puppet
7 9 (2.21%) SCVMM
7 9 (2.21%) HP Data Protector
7 9 (2.21%) Opsview
8 8 (1.97%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (1.72%) SCOrch
10 6 (1.47%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 5 (1.23%) Cacti
11 5 (1.23%) OpenView
12 4 (0.98%) AppManager
12 4 (0.98%) McAfee ePO
13 3 (0.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 3 (0.74%) Tivoli
13 3 (0.74%) WMI
Vendors
1 315 (77.40%) VMware
2 216 (53.07%) Microsoft
3 138 (33.91%) Cisco
4 118 (28.99%) Citrix
5 95 (23.34%) HP
6 60 (14.74%) NetApp
7 35 (8.60%) Symantec
8 30 (7.37%) EMC
9 25 (6.14%) Oracle
10 24 (5.90%) CommVault
11 23 (5.65%) Red Hat
11 23 (5.65%) Brocade
12 20 (4.91%) 3PAR
12 20 (4.91%) Dell
13 19 (4.67%) Juniper
14 18 (4.42%) IBM
14 18 (4.42%) Sophos
15 15 (3.69%) McAfee
15 15 (3.69%) Veritas
16 12 (2.95%) CheckPoint
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + be - excellent bonus + bens
Posted: 3 hours ago
Milton Keynes
Ascent People
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Gym
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum £50,000 - £55,000 per an
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus Flexible benefits, on call allo
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Flexible Benefits, on call allo
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Shortlist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Transport For London
Posted: 3 days ago
Morden, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £37000 - £39000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
Stott & May
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bexhill-On-Sea, East Sussex
Forman Computer Staff
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ThreePeople
Salary: £42000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + plus benefits, 10% car allowance
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago