The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Infrastructure Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
Rank 900 865 894
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer 4 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.006% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.006% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 5
Average salary £43,750 £57,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.91% +35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £33,500 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £62,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £46,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +8.82%

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
110590 102435 111475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.25% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 89418 84946 95316
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 £26,450 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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 Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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 -17 2 £38,750 +10.71% 1
East of England - 1 £42,500 -
Bracknell - 1 £35,000 -
Watford - 1 £42,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £42,500 -
South East - 1 £35,000 -

Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Infrastructure Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 12 (85.71%) VMware
2 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) MS Exchange
3 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (64.29%) Clustering
4 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
4 9 (64.29%) ITIL
4 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (64.29%) MCSA
5 7 (50.00%) vSphere
6 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (42.86%) Cisco
6 6 (42.86%) CCNP
6 6 (42.86%) CCNA
6 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (35.71%) VMware ESX
7 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (35.71%) Firewall
7 5 (35.71%) Foglight
7 5 (35.71%) Backup Exec
7 5 (35.71%) SCCM
7 5 (35.71%) SCOM
7 5 (35.71%) BIG-IP
7 5 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (35.71%) Problem Management
7 5 (35.71%) Citrix
7 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
7 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003

Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Infrastructure Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (78.57%) MS Exchange
2 10 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2007
2 10 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
3 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (28.57%) Lync
4 4 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (28.57%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) Firewall
1 5 (35.71%) BIG-IP
1 5 (35.71%) MPLS
1 5 (35.71%) OSPF
1 5 (35.71%) BGP
1 5 (35.71%) LAN
1 5 (35.71%) WAN
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (28.57%) Kerberos
3 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) CSS
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Clustering
2 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 4 (28.57%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (35.71%) Problem Management
2 5 (35.71%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (28.57%) Change Management
3 4 (28.57%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) PowerShell
2 4 (28.57%) VBScript
3 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (64.29%) MCSA
2 6 (42.86%) CCNP
2 6 (42.86%) CCNA
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (35.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (35.71%) MCSE
4 4 (28.57%) MCITP
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) vSphere
3 5 (35.71%) VMware ESX
3 5 (35.71%) XenApp
3 5 (35.71%) XenDesktop
4 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Foglight
1 5 (35.71%) Backup Exec
1 5 (35.71%) SCCM
1 5 (35.71%) SCOM
1 5 (35.71%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (28.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco
3 5 (35.71%) Citrix
3 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
3 5 (35.71%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) F5
3 5 (35.71%) Veeam
3 5 (35.71%) SolarWinds
4 4 (28.57%) Sun
4 4 (28.57%) NetApp
4 4 (28.57%) EMC
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