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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 875 908 860
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -48
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Infrastructure Engineer 17 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.018% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.019% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 20
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -7.40%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £50,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -7.40%

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
103310 110572 102545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.34% 94.52% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85440 90223 84888
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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%

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 31 July 2015 within the UK.

Technical Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Top 19 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 31 July 2015. 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 +15 17 £37,500 -25.00%
South East +6 10 £42,500 +21.42%
Hampshire - 7 £42,500 -
Farnborough - 4 £42,500 -
Leeds +15 3 £35,000 -30.00%
West Yorkshire +9 3 £35,000 -30.00%
Yorkshire +3 3 £35,000 -30.00%
Basingstoke - 3 £47,500 -
Surrey +14 2 £33,750 +3.84%
West Midlands -9 2 £31,500 -3.07%
Shropshire - 2 £31,500 -
North West - 2 £36,250 -
Telford - 2 £31,500 -
Manchester - 2 £36,250 -
Dorking +7 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Guildford - 1 £32,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £27,500 -
Altrincham - 1 £37,500 -
Reading - 1 £27,500 -

Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 32 (78.05%) Windows
2 29 (70.73%) VMware
3 27 (65.85%) Active Directory
4 24 (58.54%) Citrix
5 23 (56.10%) MS Exchange
6 21 (51.22%) SAN
7 20 (48.78%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
9 16 (39.02%) VPN
10 15 (36.59%) Linux
10 15 (36.59%) SQL Server
10 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2008
10 15 (36.59%) Hyper-V
10 15 (36.59%) Exchange Server 2010
11 13 (31.71%) NetApp
11 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (26.83%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (24.39%) NAS
13 10 (24.39%) SLA
13 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
14 9 (21.95%) Firewall
14 9 (21.95%) Legal
14 9 (21.95%) XenApp
14 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2012
15 8 (19.51%) Data Centre
15 8 (19.51%) Network Management
15 8 (19.51%) Clustering
15 8 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2007
15 8 (19.51%) SQL Server 2005
15 8 (19.51%) LAN

Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 23 (56.10%) MS Exchange
2 15 (36.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (12.20%) IIS
5 4 (9.76%) MQSeries
6 2 (4.88%) Apache
7 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.44%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (24.39%) MS Excel
2 6 (14.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.44%) Office 365
1 1 (2.44%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 21 (51.22%) SAN
2 16 (39.02%) VPN
3 10 (24.39%) NAS
4 9 (21.95%) Firewall
5 8 (19.51%) DNS
5 8 (19.51%) LAN
6 6 (14.63%) TCP/IP
7 5 (12.20%) DHCP
8 4 (9.76%) VoIP
8 4 (9.76%) WAN
9 3 (7.32%) IPv4
9 3 (7.32%) WLAN
9 3 (7.32%) Ethernet
9 3 (7.32%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (4.88%) DDNS
11 1 (2.44%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) SQL Server
2 11 (26.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (19.51%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.88%) MySQL
5 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 9 (21.95%) Legal
2 2 (4.88%) Electronics
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Law
3 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) COM
1 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Clustering
1 8 (19.51%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.44%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 32 (78.05%) Windows
2 15 (36.59%) Linux
2 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (31.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (21.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (17.07%) UNIX
6 3 (7.32%) Android
7 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.88%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.44%) FreeBSD
8 1 (2.44%) Solaris
8 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.51%) Network Management
2 7 (17.07%) ITIL
3 6 (14.63%) Change Control
4 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (7.32%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.44%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.44%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (2.44%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.44%) Change Management
7 1 (2.44%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.44%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.76%) Java
1 4 (9.76%) Shell Script
2 3 (7.32%) SQL
3 2 (4.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (12.20%) MCSE
2 5 (12.20%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (7.32%) MCSA
4 2 (4.88%) CCA
4 2 (4.88%) MCITP
4 2 (4.88%) Degree
5 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.44%) RHCSA
5 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (24.39%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (65.85%) Active Directory
2 20 (48.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (36.59%) Hyper-V
4 9 (21.95%) XenApp
5 3 (7.32%) XenDesktop
6 2 (4.88%) vSphere
7 1 (2.44%) ProxySG
7 1 (2.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (2.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (17.07%) SCCM
1 7 (17.07%) SCOM
2 5 (12.20%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (12.20%) Opsview
3 2 (4.88%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.44%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 29 (70.73%) VMware
2 24 (58.54%) Citrix
3 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
4 13 (31.71%) NetApp
5 7 (17.07%) Cisco
6 6 (14.63%) Dell Compellent
6 6 (14.63%) Symantec
7 5 (12.20%) Kaspersky
7 5 (12.20%) CheckPoint
7 5 (12.20%) HP
8 4 (9.76%) Oracle
9 3 (7.32%) Avaya
10 2 (4.88%) CommVault
11 1 (2.44%) SAP
11 1 (2.44%) Acronis
11 1 (2.44%) Remedy
11 1 (2.44%) AppSense
11 1 (2.44%) Blue Coat