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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 880 839 878
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Infrastructure Engineer 24 22 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.021% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.022% 0.022% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 24 19 7
Average salary £54,500 £29,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+87.93% -14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £28,800 £29,900
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £29,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+31.03% -14.70%

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
107924 99127 110240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.46% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87419 82406 94006
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 2014 within the UK.

Windows Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Top 13 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 18 September 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 -40 24 £54,500 +87.93% 3
London -17 17 £62,500 - 2
East of England -16 5 £38,000 -27.61%
Peterborough - 4 £38,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £38,000 -
South East -20 2 £38,750 +33.62% 1
City of London - 2 £60,750 - 1
East Sussex - 1 £40,000 -
Suffolk - 1 £40,000 -
West Sussex - 1 £37,500 -
Uckfield - 1 £40,000 -
Crawley - 1 £37,500 -
Ipswich - 1 £40,000 -

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (70.27%) Active Directory
3 22 (59.46%) DNS
4 20 (54.05%) VMware
5 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
6 16 (43.24%) TCP/IP
6 16 (43.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
8 13 (35.14%) DHCP
9 12 (32.43%) MS Exchange
9 12 (32.43%) vSphere
10 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (29.73%) PowerShell
10 11 (29.73%) HP
10 11 (29.73%) SQL
11 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
11 10 (27.03%) Citrix
11 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
11 10 (27.03%) Exchange Server 2010
12 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2007
12 9 (24.32%) SCCM
12 9 (24.32%) Disaster Recovery
12 9 (24.32%) SharePoint
13 8 (21.62%) Cisco
13 8 (21.62%) MCSE
13 8 (21.62%) IIS
13 8 (21.62%) Firewall
13 8 (21.62%) VMware ESX
13 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (21.62%) SCOM

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 12 (32.43%) MS Exchange
2 10 (27.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (24.32%) SharePoint
4 8 (21.62%) IIS
5 5 (13.51%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 10 (27.03%) MS Excel
2 7 (18.92%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.70%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (59.46%) DNS
2 16 (43.24%) TCP/IP
3 13 (35.14%) DHCP
4 8 (21.62%) Firewall
5 6 (16.22%) LAN
6 4 (10.81%) Internet
6 4 (10.81%) SAN
7 2 (5.41%) Wireless
7 2 (5.41%) WAN
8 1 (2.70%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.70%) BIG-IP
8 1 (2.70%) HTTP
8 1 (2.70%) VPN
8 1 (2.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (40.54%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.70%) Hudson
1 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.51%) Hedge funds
3 4 (10.81%) Spread Betting
4 3 (8.11%) Blackberry
5 2 (5.41%) Clustering
6 1 (2.70%) EqualLogic
6 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (43.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (13.51%) Linux
6 4 (10.81%) Debian
6 4 (10.81%) CentOS
6 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
7 2 (5.41%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.70%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (24.32%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (18.92%) ITIL
3 5 (13.51%) Investment Management
3 5 (13.51%) CRM
3 5 (13.51%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (10.81%) Migration
5 3 (8.11%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (5.41%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.70%) Network Management
7 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.70%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) PowerShell
1 11 (29.73%) SQL
2 5 (13.51%) VBScript
3 1 (2.70%) Python
3 1 (2.70%) C#
3 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) MCSE
1 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (18.92%) MCSA
3 6 (16.22%) MCP
3 6 (16.22%) CCNA
3 6 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
3 6 (16.22%) Security Cleared
4 5 (13.51%) MCITP
5 4 (10.81%) RHCE
5 4 (10.81%) Degree
6 3 (8.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (8.11%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 26 (70.27%) Active Directory
2 12 (32.43%) vSphere
3 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (21.62%) VMware ESX
5 7 (18.92%) XenApp
6 4 (10.81%) Hyper-V
7 2 (5.41%) vCloud
7 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) SCCM
2 8 (21.62%) SCOM
2 8 (21.62%) HP SIM
3 7 (18.92%) NetBackup
3 7 (18.92%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (13.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (10.81%) WSUS
6 3 (8.11%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (5.41%) Backup Exec
8 1 (2.70%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 20 (54.05%) VMware
2 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
3 11 (29.73%) HP
4 10 (27.03%) Citrix
5 8 (21.62%) Cisco
6 7 (18.92%) NetApp
6 7 (18.92%) Symantec
6 7 (18.92%) Sophos
7 5 (13.51%) CA
8 4 (10.81%) Red Hat
8 4 (10.81%) Intel
9 3 (8.11%) SolarWinds
9 3 (8.11%) ArcSight
9 3 (8.11%) Lumension
10 2 (5.41%) Veritas
10 2 (5.41%) Dell
10 2 (5.41%) Acronis
11 1 (2.70%) Rackspace
11 1 (2.70%) Brocade
11 1 (2.70%) Mitel
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago