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 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
Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 886 844 893
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +49
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Infrastructure Engineer 18 27 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.025% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.026% 0.007%
Number of salaries quoted 18 27 8
Average salary £47,750 £54,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.57% +54.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £23,000 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £54,000 £43,300
UK excluding London average salary £47,750 £54,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.57% +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
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%

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 22 August 2014 within the UK.

Technical Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Top 15 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 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
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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 -24 18 £47,750 -11.57% 1
Leeds -23 7 £50,000 +47.05%
West Yorkshire -33 7 £50,000 +51.51%
Yorkshire -34 7 £50,000 +117.39%
East of England -3 4 £66,000 +22.22%
Hertfordshire -8 4 £66,000 +22.22%
South East - 4 £32,500 -
Surrey - 3 £30,000 -
Dorking - 3 £30,000 -
South West - 2 £45,000 -
Somerset - 2 £45,000 -
Bath - 1 £50,000 -
Crawley - 1 £45,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £32,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £45,500 -

Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 26 (66.67%) VMware
1 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 22 (56.41%) SAN
3 21 (53.85%) Windows
4 20 (51.28%) Active Directory
4 20 (51.28%) Citrix
5 18 (46.15%) SQL Server
5 18 (46.15%) MS Exchange
5 18 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
6 15 (38.46%) Linux
6 15 (38.46%) Clustering
7 14 (35.90%) CCNA
7 14 (35.90%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (33.33%) NetApp
8 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (33.33%) Cisco
9 12 (30.77%) XenApp
10 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2008
10 11 (28.21%) NAS
10 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2005
10 11 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2007
10 11 (28.21%) Change Control
10 11 (28.21%) UNIX
10 11 (28.21%) Finance
11 9 (23.08%) AppSense
11 9 (23.08%) LAN
11 9 (23.08%) WAN
11 9 (23.08%) MS Office

Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 18 (46.15%) MS Exchange
1 18 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (17.95%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (2.56%) Apache
4 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (23.08%) MS Office
2 8 (20.51%) MS Visio
3 7 (17.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 22 (56.41%) SAN
2 11 (28.21%) NAS
3 9 (23.08%) LAN
3 9 (23.08%) WAN
4 7 (17.95%) VPN
5 5 (12.82%) Firewall
6 2 (5.13%) DNS
7 1 (2.56%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2008
2 11 (28.21%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 3 (7.69%) Publishing
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) Clustering
2 1 (2.56%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (53.85%) Windows
2 15 (38.46%) Linux
3 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (28.21%) UNIX
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Change Control
2 9 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (17.95%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (10.26%) Migration
4 4 (10.26%) Project Planning
4 4 (10.26%) Business Transformation
5 3 (7.69%) Software Deployment
6 2 (5.13%) Matrix Management
7 1 (2.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (35.90%) CCNA
1 14 (35.90%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (10.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (7.69%) MCITP
4 3 (7.69%) MCSE
5 1 (2.56%) CCA
5 1 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.56%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.95%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (51.28%) Active Directory
2 13 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (30.77%) XenApp
4 9 (23.08%) XenServer
5 2 (5.13%) ProxySG
6 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.56%) vSphere
6 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (5.13%) Backup Exec
1 2 (5.13%) Opsview
Vendors
1 26 (66.67%) VMware
1 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 20 (51.28%) Citrix
3 13 (33.33%) NetApp
3 13 (33.33%) Cisco
4 9 (23.08%) AppSense
4 9 (23.08%) HP
4 9 (23.08%) CommVault
5 8 (20.51%) IBM
6 4 (10.26%) Symantec
7 3 (7.69%) Oracle
8 2 (5.13%) CheckPoint
8 2 (5.13%) EMC
8 2 (5.13%) Blue Coat
8 2 (5.13%) Kaspersky
8 2 (5.13%) 3PAR
8 2 (5.13%) Acronis
9 1 (2.56%) Juniper