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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 842 869 841
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Infrastructure Engineer 36 24 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.034% 0.023% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.025% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 33 24 35
Average salary £46,000 £37,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.66% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,900 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £50,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+17.14% -

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
100365 96995 104060
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.55% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 83553 78307 89163
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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Windows Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Top 22 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 30 January 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 +8 36 £46,000 +22.66% 7
London +13 26 £46,250 -7.50% 4
City of London 0 4 £46,500 -7.00%
Essex - 3 £50,000 -
East of England - 3 £50,000 - 1
South East -24 2 £50,000 +53.84% 2
South West - 2 £26,000 -
West Midlands - 2 £26,250 -
Surrey - 2 £50,000 - 1
Birmingham - 2 £26,250 -
Leicester +22 1 £41,000 +22.38%
East Midlands +18 1 £41,000 +22.38%
Leicestershire +16 1 £41,000 +22.38%
Woking - 1 - -
Devon - 1 £27,500 -
Brentwood - 1 £50,000 -
Bristol - 1 £24,500 -
Camberley - 1 £50,000 - 1
Colchester - 1 £50,000 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £55,000 -
Hammersmith - 1 £32,500 -
Wimbledon - 1 £50,000 -

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 62 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (70.97%) Active Directory
3 42 (67.74%) VMware
4 40 (64.52%) Microsoft
5 35 (56.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
7 26 (41.94%) PowerShell
8 25 (40.32%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (35.48%) DNS
10 21 (33.87%) TCP/IP
11 18 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
11 18 (29.03%) SAN
11 18 (29.03%) SQL Server
11 18 (29.03%) Degree
12 17 (27.42%) MCSE
12 17 (27.42%) Windows Server 2003
13 16 (25.81%) Linux
13 16 (25.81%) MS Exchange
14 15 (24.19%) MCITP
14 15 (24.19%) Finance
14 15 (24.19%) Hyper-V
15 14 (22.58%) SQL
15 14 (22.58%) Cisco
16 13 (20.97%) ITIL
16 13 (20.97%) Firewall
17 12 (19.35%) SCCM
17 12 (19.35%) LAN
18 11 (17.74%) DHCP
19 10 (16.13%) Citrix
19 10 (16.13%) MS Excel

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 16 (25.81%) MS Exchange
2 10 (16.13%) IIS
3 7 (11.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (11.29%) SharePoint
4 5 (8.06%) Lync
5 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (4.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (3.23%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.61%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (16.13%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.13%) Office 365
2 5 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.61%) SaaS
3 1 (1.61%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (35.48%) DNS
2 21 (33.87%) TCP/IP
3 18 (29.03%) SAN
4 13 (20.97%) Firewall
5 12 (19.35%) LAN
6 11 (17.74%) DHCP
7 6 (9.68%) LDAP
8 5 (8.06%) HTTP
8 5 (8.06%) WAN
8 5 (8.06%) SMTP
9 3 (4.84%) VPN
9 3 (4.84%) MPLS
9 3 (4.84%) DSL
10 2 (3.23%) VLAN
10 2 (3.23%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (3.23%) Intranet
10 2 (3.23%) Internet
10 2 (3.23%) NetScaler
11 1 (1.61%) tcpdump
11 1 (1.61%) snoop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.06%) MySQL
3 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 15 (24.19%) Finance
2 4 (6.45%) Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Advertising
3 1 (1.61%) Back Office
3 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.61%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.61%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.68%) .NET Framework
1 6 (9.68%) .NET
2 2 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Computer Science
2 7 (11.29%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.29%) Spread Betting
3 6 (9.68%) Management Information System
4 4 (6.45%) Clustering
4 4 (6.45%) Hedge funds
5 3 (4.84%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.61%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.61%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 62 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (56.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (40.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (27.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (25.81%) Linux
6 9 (14.52%) CentOS
6 9 (14.52%) Debian
7 5 (8.06%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.61%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.61%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.61%) UNIX
8 1 (1.61%) AIX
8 1 (1.61%) HPUX
8 1 (1.61%) Solaris
8 1 (1.61%) Fedora
8 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (20.97%) ITIL
2 8 (12.90%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (8.06%) PRINCE2
3 5 (8.06%) Identity Management
3 5 (8.06%) Project Management
4 4 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (4.84%) Data Protection
5 3 (4.84%) Wealth Management
6 2 (3.23%) Investment Management
6 2 (3.23%) Service Delivery
6 2 (3.23%) CRM
6 2 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.23%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.61%) Coaching
7 1 (1.61%) Analytics
7 1 (1.61%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (1.61%) Network Management
7 1 (1.61%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (1.61%) Information Security
7 1 (1.61%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 26 (41.94%) PowerShell
2 14 (22.58%) SQL
3 8 (12.90%) VBScript
4 7 (11.29%) Perl
5 6 (9.68%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.23%) Python
6 2 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (29.03%) Microsoft Certification
1 18 (29.03%) Degree
2 17 (27.42%) MCSE
3 15 (24.19%) MCITP
4 10 (16.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (12.90%) RHCE
5 8 (12.90%) CCNA
6 7 (11.29%) MCP
6 7 (11.29%) MCSA
7 5 (8.06%) PMP
7 5 (8.06%) PMI Certification
8 1 (1.61%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 44 (70.97%) Active Directory
2 30 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (24.19%) Hyper-V
4 8 (12.90%) vSphere
5 6 (9.68%) XenApp
5 6 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (4.84%) VMware ESX
7 2 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (19.35%) SCCM
2 9 (14.52%) SCOM
3 7 (11.29%) Backup Exec
4 5 (8.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (3.23%) SCVMM
5 2 (3.23%) NetBackup
5 2 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (3.23%) HP SIM
5 2 (3.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (3.23%) SCDPM
6 1 (1.61%) Nagios
Vendors
1 42 (67.74%) VMware
2 40 (64.52%) Microsoft
3 14 (22.58%) Cisco
4 10 (16.13%) Citrix
5 9 (14.52%) Red Hat
6 8 (12.90%) Symantec
7 6 (9.68%) Oracle
8 4 (6.45%) NetApp
8 4 (6.45%) Intel
9 3 (4.84%) HP
10 2 (3.23%) Sophos
10 2 (3.23%) CA
10 2 (3.23%) Dell
11 1 (1.61%) Meraki
11 1 (1.61%) 3PAR
11 1 (1.61%) F5
11 1 (1.61%) EMC
11 1 (1.61%) IBM
11 1 (1.61%) Clearswift
11 1 (1.61%) Mitel
Camberley, Surrey
IT Connections
Salary: to £50,000
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 15-20% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Competitive salary with flexible benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £36107 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago