The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Infrastructure Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 878 852 895
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Infrastructure Engineer 18 29 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.027% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.029% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 18 29 5
Average salary £42,750 £54,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.83% +54.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £23,800 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £54,000 £46,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,750 £54,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-20.83% +54.28%

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
106380 100644 111753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.27% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 86153 83636 95338
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Technical Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Technical Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Infrastructure Engineer over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 within the UK.

Technical Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Infrastructure Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 17 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 -45 18 £42,750 -20.83%
Leeds -23 9 £40,000 +14.28%
West Yorkshire -26 9 £40,000 +21.21%
Yorkshire -27 9 £40,000 +73.91%
Hertfordshire -8 3 £66,000 +22.22%
East of England -17 3 £66,000 +22.22%
South East - 3 £45,500 -
London -26 2 £41,000 +17.14%
Surrey - 2 £50,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £45,500 -
Somerset - 1 £50,000 -
Staines - 1 £70,000 -
Bath - 1 £50,000 -
Crawley - 1 £45,500 -
Dorking - 1 £30,000 -
South West - 1 £50,000 -

Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical 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 Technical Infrastructure Engineer in their job title.

1 29 (69.05%) Microsoft
1 29 (69.05%) VMware
2 25 (59.52%) Windows
3 24 (57.14%) Citrix
3 24 (57.14%) SAN
4 22 (52.38%) Active Directory
5 21 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 21 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 20 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2010
7 19 (45.24%) Linux
8 18 (42.86%) NetApp
8 18 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
9 17 (40.48%) Clustering
10 16 (38.10%) SQL Server 2008
10 16 (38.10%) XenApp
11 15 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
11 15 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2007
12 14 (33.33%) UNIX
12 14 (33.33%) NAS
12 14 (33.33%) Change Control
13 13 (30.95%) Cisco
13 13 (30.95%) CCNA
13 13 (30.95%) Cisco Certification
14 12 (28.57%) MS Office
14 12 (28.57%) CommVault
14 12 (28.57%) AppSense
14 12 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
14 12 (28.57%) XenServer

Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical 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 Technical Infrastructure Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 21 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 20 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 10 (23.81%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.38%) IIS
6 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.38%) Lync
Applications
1 12 (28.57%) MS Office
2 7 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 7 (16.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (57.14%) SAN
2 14 (33.33%) NAS
3 10 (23.81%) VPN
4 8 (19.05%) LAN
4 8 (19.05%) WAN
5 5 (11.90%) Firewall
6 2 (4.76%) DNS
7 1 (2.38%) HTTPS
7 1 (2.38%) Internet
7 1 (2.38%) FTP
7 1 (2.38%) VoIP
7 1 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (38.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (35.71%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (7.14%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Publishing
3 1 (2.38%) Law
3 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 17 (40.48%) Clustering
2 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.38%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (59.52%) Windows
2 20 (47.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (45.24%) Linux
4 18 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (33.33%) UNIX
6 3 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.38%) AIX
7 1 (2.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Change Control
2 12 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (9.52%) Migration
4 4 (9.52%) Project Planning
4 4 (9.52%) Business Transformation
4 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
5 3 (7.14%) Software Deployment
6 2 (4.76%) Matrix Management
6 2 (4.76%) ITIL
7 1 (2.38%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.38%) ERP
7 1 (2.38%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.38%) Project Management
7 1 (2.38%) Service Management
7 1 (2.38%) Change Management
7 1 (2.38%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.38%) High Availability
7 1 (2.38%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (30.95%) CCNA
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (9.52%) MCSE
4 3 (7.14%) MCITP
5 1 (2.38%) MCSA
5 1 (2.38%) CCIE
5 1 (2.38%) CCNP
5 1 (2.38%) CCA
5 1 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (23.81%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 18 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (38.10%) XenApp
4 12 (28.57%) XenServer
5 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.76%) ProxySG
6 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (4.76%) Backup Exec
1 2 (4.76%) Opsview
Vendors
1 29 (69.05%) Microsoft
1 29 (69.05%) VMware
2 24 (57.14%) Citrix
3 18 (42.86%) NetApp
4 13 (30.95%) Cisco
5 12 (28.57%) CommVault
5 12 (28.57%) AppSense
6 9 (21.43%) HP
7 8 (19.05%) IBM
8 4 (9.52%) Oracle
8 4 (9.52%) Symantec
9 3 (7.14%) 3PAR
9 3 (7.14%) CheckPoint
10 2 (4.76%) Blue Coat
10 2 (4.76%) Kaspersky
10 2 (4.76%) EMC
10 2 (4.76%) Acronis
11 1 (2.38%) Sun
11 1 (2.38%) Red Hat