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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 867 860 844
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Infrastructure Engineer 30 30 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.027% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.029% 0.037%
Number of salaries quoted 27 28 35
Average salary £42,500 £33,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.86% -44.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -

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
106025 103677 110089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88349 84138 94850
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 £26,500 £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 19 December 2014 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 19 December 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 +1 30 £42,500 +24.08% 6
London +31 16 £39,000 -22.00% 3
South East +12 7 £46,500 +43.07% 1
Camberley - 5 £46,500 -
Surrey - 5 £46,500 -
City of London +31 2 £35,750 -28.50% 2
Essex - 2 £46,250 -
South West - 2 £26,000 -
East of England - 2 £46,250 -
Leicester +30 1 £41,000 +22.38% 1
East Midlands +27 1 £41,000 +22.38% 1
Leicestershire +20 1 £41,000 +22.38% 1
Reading +3 1 £52,500 -
Berkshire 0 1 £52,500 -
West Yorkshire -17 1 - -
Yorkshire -31 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £28,500 - 1
Devon - 1 £27,500 -
Portsmouth - 1 £28,500 -
Colchester - 1 £50,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £25,000 -
Bradford - 1 - -
Bristol - 1 £24,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £25,000 -

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (65.45%) Active Directory
3 35 (63.64%) VMware
4 33 (60.00%) Microsoft
5 31 (56.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (41.82%) DNS
7 22 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 22 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (40.00%) PowerShell
8 21 (38.18%) TCP/IP
9 19 (34.55%) SQL Server
10 16 (29.09%) ITIL
10 16 (29.09%) SQL
10 16 (29.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (29.09%) Degree
11 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (27.27%) Linux
12 14 (25.45%) MCSE
12 14 (25.45%) MS Exchange
13 12 (21.82%) Finance
13 12 (21.82%) IIS
14 11 (20.00%) MCITP
14 11 (20.00%) SCCM
14 11 (20.00%) SCOM
14 11 (20.00%) Hyper-V
14 11 (20.00%) DHCP
14 11 (20.00%) Cisco
15 10 (18.18%) LAN
15 10 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
15 10 (18.18%) SAN

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 14 (25.45%) MS Exchange
2 12 (21.82%) IIS
3 9 (16.36%) SharePoint
4 7 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (9.09%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (3.64%) Lync
7 2 (3.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.82%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
2 7 (12.73%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.91%) Office 365
2 1 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (41.82%) DNS
2 21 (38.18%) TCP/IP
3 11 (20.00%) DHCP
4 10 (18.18%) LAN
4 10 (18.18%) SAN
5 8 (14.55%) Firewall
6 5 (9.09%) LDAP
6 5 (9.09%) SMTP
6 5 (9.09%) HTTP
6 5 (9.09%) Internet
7 3 (5.45%) WAN
8 2 (3.64%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (3.64%) MPLS
8 2 (3.64%) DSL
9 1 (1.82%) Intranet
9 1 (1.82%) BIG-IP
9 1 (1.82%) Wireshark
9 1 (1.82%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (1.82%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (34.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (9.09%) MySQL
4 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 12 (21.82%) Finance
2 1 (1.82%) Advertising
2 1 (1.82%) Banking
2 1 (1.82%) Retail
2 1 (1.82%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.82%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) .NET
1 6 (10.91%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.73%) Hedge funds
2 7 (12.73%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (12.73%) Spread Betting
3 5 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.64%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.82%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.82%) Clustering
5 1 (1.82%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (56.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (29.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (27.27%) Linux
6 9 (16.36%) CentOS
6 9 (16.36%) Debian
7 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.82%) UNIX
8 1 (1.82%) Fedora
8 1 (1.82%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.82%) AIX
8 1 (1.82%) HPUX
8 1 (1.82%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) ITIL
2 10 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (10.91%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (9.09%) Identity Management
4 5 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 5 (9.09%) CRM
4 5 (9.09%) Investment Management
4 5 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (3.64%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.82%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.82%) Data Protection
6 1 (1.82%) Network Management
6 1 (1.82%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.82%) Migration
6 1 (1.82%) Wealth Management
6 1 (1.82%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 16 (29.09%) SQL
3 8 (14.55%) VBScript
4 6 (10.91%) Perl
5 5 (9.09%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.64%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (29.09%) Degree
2 15 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (25.45%) MCSE
4 11 (20.00%) MCITP
5 9 (16.36%) CCNA
5 9 (16.36%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (14.55%) MCSA
6 8 (14.55%) RHCE
6 8 (14.55%) MCP
7 6 (10.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (9.09%) PMP
8 5 (9.09%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.82%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.82%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (65.45%) Active Directory
2 22 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 9 (16.36%) vSphere
5 6 (10.91%) VMware ESX
5 6 (10.91%) XenApp
6 3 (5.45%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.82%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (20.00%) SCCM
1 11 (20.00%) SCOM
2 5 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (9.09%) NetBackup
2 5 (9.09%) HP SIM
2 5 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (3.64%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.82%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.82%) Nagios
4 1 (1.82%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 35 (63.64%) VMware
2 33 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (20.00%) Cisco
4 9 (16.36%) Citrix
4 9 (16.36%) Red Hat
5 7 (12.73%) Symantec
6 6 (10.91%) HP
6 6 (10.91%) NetApp
7 5 (9.09%) CA
7 5 (9.09%) Oracle
7 5 (9.09%) Sophos
8 4 (7.27%) Intel
9 1 (1.82%) Clearswift
9 1 (1.82%) Mitel
9 1 (1.82%) Brocade
9 1 (1.82%) F5
9 1 (1.82%) Dell
9 1 (1.82%) EMC
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