The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows 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 Windows Infrastructure Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 860 889 846
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Infrastructure Engineer 39 21 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.018% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.019% 0.035%
Number of salaries quoted 31 21 29
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +76.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £38,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £38,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+7.89% +31.03%

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
104523 110040 100310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.18% 94.52% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 87158 89009 83141
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Windows Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Windows Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Windows Infrastructure Engineer over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 within the UK.

Windows Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Top 24 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Infrastructure Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 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 +38 37 £45,000 -21.73% 7
South East +19 13 £41,000 +2.50% 2
London 0 13 £45,000 -28.00% 3
Oxford - 11 £41,000 -
Oxfordshire - 11 £41,000 - 1
East of England +5 7 - -
Hertfordshire - 7 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 7 - -
City of London +34 3 £50,000 -23.07%
Swindon - 2 £35,000 -
South West - 2 £35,000 - 1
Cardiff - 2 £36,750 -
Wiltshire - 2 £35,000 -
South Wales - 2 £36,750 -
Yorkshire - 2 £37,500 - 1
Wales - 2 £36,750 -
Wimbledon - 1 £43,750 -
Surrey - 1 £42,600 - 1
Leeds - 1 - - 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £37,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 1
Berkshire - 1 £61,500 -
Reading - 1 £61,500 -
Harrogate - 1 £37,500 -

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Windows 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 Windows Infrastructure Engineer in their job title.

1 83 (100.00%) Windows
2 78 (93.98%) Active Directory
3 60 (72.29%) Microsoft
4 59 (71.08%) VMware
4 59 (71.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 49 (59.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (43.37%) MS Exchange
7 35 (42.17%) IIS
7 35 (42.17%) Citrix
8 33 (39.76%) Cisco
9 32 (38.55%) PowerShell
10 30 (36.14%) DNS
10 30 (36.14%) DHCP
11 29 (34.94%) SQL Server
11 29 (34.94%) Exchange Server 2010
12 25 (30.12%) Windows 7
12 25 (30.12%) vSphere
12 25 (30.12%) Windows 8
12 25 (30.12%) Firewall
13 23 (27.71%) Clustering
13 23 (27.71%) VMware Infrastructure
14 22 (26.51%) Symantec
15 21 (25.30%) Backup Exec
15 21 (25.30%) Blackberry
15 21 (25.30%) XenApp
16 20 (24.10%) XenDesktop
16 20 (24.10%) VMware ESX
16 20 (24.10%) Exchange Server 2003
17 19 (22.89%) SQL Server 2008
17 19 (22.89%) NetBackup

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Windows 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 Windows Infrastructure Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (43.37%) MS Exchange
2 35 (42.17%) IIS
3 29 (34.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 20 (24.10%) Exchange Server 2003
5 18 (21.69%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (4.82%) SharePoint
7 4 (4.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (4.82%) Lync
8 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (22.89%) MS Excel
2 17 (20.48%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.02%) Office 365
2 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (36.14%) DHCP
1 30 (36.14%) DNS
2 25 (30.12%) Firewall
3 15 (18.07%) SAN
4 6 (7.23%) WAN
5 5 (6.02%) TCP/IP
6 4 (4.82%) VPN
6 4 (4.82%) 3G
6 4 (4.82%) Wireless
6 4 (4.82%) 4G
7 3 (3.61%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (2.41%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (2.41%) LAN
8 2 (2.41%) HTTP
8 2 (2.41%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.20%) SMTP
9 1 (1.20%) SSL
9 1 (1.20%) Intranet
9 1 (1.20%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (34.94%) SQL Server
2 19 (22.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (21.69%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 14 (16.87%) Finance
2 3 (3.61%) Advertising
2 3 (3.61%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.41%) Banking
4 1 (1.20%) Retail
4 1 (1.20%) Marketing
4 1 (1.20%) Spanish Language
4 1 (1.20%) Back Office
4 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.41%) .NET
2 1 (1.20%) Web Services
2 1 (1.20%) XML
2 1 (1.20%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (27.71%) Clustering
2 21 (25.30%) Blackberry
3 13 (15.66%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.61%) HP StoreVirtual
4 3 (3.61%) BYOD
5 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.41%) Replication
6 1 (1.20%) FMCG
6 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.20%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 83 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (71.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (59.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (30.12%) Windows 7
4 25 (30.12%) Windows 8
5 18 (21.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (21.69%) Windows 2000
6 7 (8.43%) Linux
7 4 (4.82%) UNIX
7 4 (4.82%) Solaris
7 4 (4.82%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.20%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (19.28%) Server Building
2 15 (18.07%) Asset Management
3 14 (16.87%) Software Delivery
4 5 (6.02%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (3.61%) Mentoring
5 3 (3.61%) Patch Management
5 3 (3.61%) Migration
5 3 (3.61%) Load Balancing
5 3 (3.61%) ITIL
6 2 (2.41%) PRINCE2
6 2 (2.41%) BCP
6 2 (2.41%) Configuration Management
6 2 (2.41%) Data Protection
6 2 (2.41%) Information Security
6 2 (2.41%) Network Management
6 2 (2.41%) High Availability
7 1 (1.20%) SIEM
7 1 (1.20%) Change Control
7 1 (1.20%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.20%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (38.55%) PowerShell
2 16 (19.28%) SQL
3 3 (3.61%) Perl
3 3 (3.61%) Python
4 2 (2.41%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.41%) VBScript
5 1 (1.20%) VB
5 1 (1.20%) C
5 1 (1.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (14.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (10.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (9.64%) MCSE
4 4 (4.82%) MCITP
5 2 (2.41%) Degree
5 2 (2.41%) MCSA
6 1 (1.20%) CCNP
6 1 (1.20%) CCNA
6 1 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.20%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.64%) SLA
2 1 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 78 (93.98%) Active Directory
2 25 (30.12%) vSphere
3 23 (27.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (25.30%) XenApp
5 20 (24.10%) XenDesktop
5 20 (24.10%) VMware ESX
6 19 (22.89%) vCloud
7 13 (15.66%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (12.05%) Hyper-V
9 3 (3.61%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.20%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 21 (25.30%) Backup Exec
2 19 (22.89%) Norton AntiVirus
2 19 (22.89%) NetBackup
3 13 (15.66%) SCCM
4 7 (8.43%) SCOM
4 7 (8.43%) WSUS
5 3 (3.61%) Ionix
5 3 (3.61%) vMotion
6 1 (1.20%) AirWatch
6 1 (1.20%) ARCserve
6 1 (1.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.20%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 60 (72.29%) Microsoft
2 59 (71.08%) VMware
3 35 (42.17%) Citrix
4 33 (39.76%) Cisco
5 22 (26.51%) Symantec
6 18 (21.69%) Sophos
6 18 (21.69%) Veritas
7 15 (18.07%) HP
8 8 (9.64%) Dell
9 5 (6.02%) NetApp
10 4 (4.82%) 3Com
10 4 (4.82%) NETGEAR
11 3 (3.61%) IronPort
11 3 (3.61%) EMC
11 3 (3.61%) CommVault
12 2 (2.41%) AppSense
12 2 (2.41%) Huawei
12 2 (2.41%) Fortinet
12 2 (2.41%) Juniper
12 2 (2.41%) 3PAR
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