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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 852 871 840
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -31
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Infrastructure Engineer 35 23 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.021% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.023% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 28 23 26
Average salary £48,250 £35,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.85% -41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £30,500 £39,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £50,000 £73,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -

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
101493 101105 101549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.45% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 83542 81233 85841
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 2 March 2015 within the UK.

Windows Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Top 23 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 2 March 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 +33 35 £48,250 +24.51% 4
London +25 20 £46,500 -7.00% 3
East of England - 6 £50,000 -
Hemel Hempstead - 5 - -
Hertfordshire - 5 - -
Surrey - 5 £50,000 -
South East - 5 £50,000 - 1
City of London +4 4 £46,500 -7.00%
Camberley - 4 £50,000 -
Birmingham - 2 £26,250 -
West Midlands - 2 £26,250 -
East Midlands +23 1 £41,000 +22.38%
Leicester +22 1 £41,000 +22.38%
Leicestershire +18 1 £41,000 +22.38%
South West - 1 £40,000 -
Brentwood - 1 £50,000 -
Cirencester - 1 £40,000 -
Woking - 1 - -
Essex - 1 £50,000 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £40,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £32,500 -
Wimbledon - 1 £50,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £55,000 -

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 65 (100.00%) Windows
2 49 (75.38%) Active Directory
3 45 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 45 (69.23%) VMware
4 36 (55.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 25 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (35.38%) DNS
8 20 (30.77%) PowerShell
9 18 (27.69%) TCP/IP
9 18 (27.69%) SAN
9 18 (27.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (27.69%) MS Exchange
10 17 (26.15%) DHCP
10 17 (26.15%) Microsoft Certification
10 17 (26.15%) Degree
11 16 (24.62%) Linux
11 16 (24.62%) MCSE
11 16 (24.62%) SQL Server
12 15 (23.08%) Cisco
12 15 (23.08%) MCITP
12 15 (23.08%) Finance
12 15 (23.08%) Firewall
12 15 (23.08%) Hyper-V
13 14 (21.54%) Citrix
13 14 (21.54%) IIS
14 12 (18.46%) ITIL
14 12 (18.46%) LAN
14 12 (18.46%) Backup Exec
15 11 (16.92%) MS Excel

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 18 (27.69%) MS Exchange
2 14 (21.54%) IIS
3 10 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (7.69%) Lync
5 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (4.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (3.08%) SharePoint
8 1 (1.54%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (16.92%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.15%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.92%) Office 365
2 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (35.38%) DNS
2 18 (27.69%) SAN
2 18 (27.69%) TCP/IP
3 17 (26.15%) DHCP
4 15 (23.08%) Firewall
5 12 (18.46%) LAN
6 6 (9.23%) WAN
6 6 (9.23%) LDAP
7 5 (7.69%) SMTP
7 5 (7.69%) HTTP
8 4 (6.15%) VPN
9 3 (4.62%) MPLS
9 3 (4.62%) DSL
9 3 (4.62%) Intranet
10 2 (3.08%) Internet
10 2 (3.08%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (3.08%) VLAN
10 2 (3.08%) NetScaler
11 1 (1.54%) Wireshark
11 1 (1.54%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (24.62%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (7.69%) MySQL
4 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 15 (23.08%) Finance
2 5 (7.69%) Banking
3 2 (3.08%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.54%) Marketing
4 1 (1.54%) Retail
4 1 (1.54%) Advertising
4 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.54%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) .NET
1 6 (9.23%) .NET Framework
2 3 (4.62%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Clustering
1 9 (13.85%) Computer Science
2 8 (12.31%) Blackberry
3 6 (9.23%) Management Information System
3 6 (9.23%) Spread Betting
3 6 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.08%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.54%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 65 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (55.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (27.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (24.62%) Linux
6 8 (12.31%) CentOS
6 8 (12.31%) Debian
7 6 (9.23%) Windows 7
8 5 (7.69%) Windows 2000
9 2 (3.08%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (3.08%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.54%) UNIX
10 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.54%) Fedora
10 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.54%) Mac OS X Server
10 1 (1.54%) AIX
10 1 (1.54%) HPUX
10 1 (1.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.46%) ITIL
2 9 (13.85%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 5 (7.69%) Project Management
3 5 (7.69%) Identity Management
4 3 (4.62%) Service Delivery
4 3 (4.62%) Wealth Management
4 3 (4.62%) Data Protection
5 2 (3.08%) Mentoring
5 2 (3.08%) Asset Management
5 2 (3.08%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (1.54%) Network Design
6 1 (1.54%) Migration
6 1 (1.54%) Information Security
6 1 (1.54%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.54%) Coaching
6 1 (1.54%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.54%) Network Management
6 1 (1.54%) Analytics
6 1 (1.54%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (30.77%) PowerShell
2 10 (15.38%) SQL
3 6 (9.23%) VBScript
3 6 (9.23%) Bash Shell
3 6 (9.23%) Perl
4 2 (3.08%) VB
5 1 (1.54%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (26.15%) Microsoft Certification
1 17 (26.15%) Degree
2 16 (24.62%) MCSE
3 15 (23.08%) MCITP
4 10 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (10.77%) MCSA
5 7 (10.77%) CCNA
5 7 (10.77%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (10.77%) RHCE
6 6 (9.23%) MCP
7 5 (7.69%) PMP
7 5 (7.69%) PMI Certification
8 2 (3.08%) VCP4
9 1 (1.54%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 49 (75.38%) Active Directory
2 30 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (23.08%) Hyper-V
4 11 (16.92%) vSphere
5 9 (13.85%) XenApp
6 7 (10.77%) XenDesktop
7 6 (9.23%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (9.23%) VMware ESX
8 5 (7.69%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (18.46%) Backup Exec
2 10 (15.38%) SCCM
3 7 (10.77%) SCOM
4 5 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (7.69%) NetBackup
4 5 (7.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (3.08%) SCVMM
5 2 (3.08%) SCDPM
6 1 (1.54%) Nagios
Vendors
1 45 (69.23%) Microsoft
1 45 (69.23%) VMware
2 15 (23.08%) Cisco
3 14 (21.54%) Citrix
4 11 (16.92%) Symantec
5 8 (12.31%) Red Hat
6 7 (10.77%) Oracle
7 5 (7.69%) Sophos
7 5 (7.69%) Veritas
8 2 (3.08%) Dell
8 2 (3.08%) NetApp
9 1 (1.54%) IBM
9 1 (1.54%) HP
9 1 (1.54%) Clearswift
9 1 (1.54%) Apple
9 1 (1.54%) Mitel
9 1 (1.54%) 3PAR
9 1 (1.54%) F5
9 1 (1.54%) Meraki
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36107 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum To £28k + Extensive Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago