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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 868 859 861
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Infrastructure Engineer 27 27 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.025% 0.016%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.026% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 26 25 12
Average salary £40,500 £29,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.65% -35.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £23,800 £28,090
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £29,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+37.93% -24.67%

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
107784 102248 109748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.53% 94.51% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 87953 84954 93424
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £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 20 October 2014 within the UK.

Windows Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Top 20 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 20 October 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 -8 27 £40,500 +39.65% 9
London +14 15 £52,500 +10.52% 2
South East -4 6 £45,500 +56.89% 5
East of England -19 5 £38,000 -27.61%
Peterborough - 4 £38,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 4 £38,000 -
Surrey 0 3 £45,500 -20.86% 1
Camberley - 3 £45,500 - 1
City of London - 2 £60,750 -
Berkshire +7 1 £52,500 +228.12% 1
Hampshire -8 1 £28,500 -1.72% 2
Reading -8 1 £52,500 +228.12% 1
West Yorkshire -19 1 - -
Yorkshire -34 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £37,500 - 1
Bradford - 1 - -
Suffolk - 1 £40,000 -
Crawley - 1 £37,500 - 1
Ipswich - 1 £40,000 -
Portsmouth - 1 £28,500 - 1

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 24 (60.00%) VMware
4 20 (50.00%) DNS
5 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
5 19 (47.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (40.00%) TCP/IP
7 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
8 13 (32.50%) MCSE
8 13 (32.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (32.50%) PowerShell
9 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (27.50%) ITIL
10 11 (27.50%) SQL
10 11 (27.50%) Cisco
10 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
10 11 (27.50%) DHCP
11 10 (25.00%) MS Exchange
11 10 (25.00%) MCSA
11 10 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (25.00%) CCNA
11 10 (25.00%) vSphere
12 9 (22.50%) Hyper-V
12 9 (22.50%) MCITP
12 9 (22.50%) MCP
12 9 (22.50%) Linux
12 9 (22.50%) LAN
12 9 (22.50%) SharePoint

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 10 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (22.50%) SharePoint
3 8 (20.00%) IIS
3 8 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (17.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (2.50%) Lync
6 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (17.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (2.50%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.50%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 20 (50.00%) DNS
2 16 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (27.50%) DHCP
4 9 (22.50%) LAN
5 8 (20.00%) Firewall
6 5 (12.50%) SAN
7 4 (10.00%) Internet
8 2 (5.00%) VPN
8 2 (5.00%) WAN
8 2 (5.00%) Wireless
8 2 (5.00%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (2.50%) BIG-IP
9 1 (2.50%) Wireshark
9 1 (2.50%) iSCSI
9 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
9 1 (2.50%) tcpdump
9 1 (2.50%) snoop
9 1 (2.50%) FWSM
9 1 (2.50%) HTTP
9 1 (2.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (15.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.50%) Hudson
1 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) .NET
1 2 (5.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Spread Betting
1 7 (17.50%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.50%) Hedge funds
3 1 (2.50%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (47.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (22.50%) Linux
6 7 (17.50%) Debian
6 7 (17.50%) CentOS
7 3 (7.50%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.50%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) ITIL
2 8 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
3 7 (17.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (12.50%) CRM
4 5 (12.50%) Investment Management
5 3 (7.50%) Migration
6 2 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.50%) DevOps
7 1 (2.50%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.50%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) PowerShell
2 11 (27.50%) SQL
3 8 (20.00%) VBScript
4 1 (2.50%) Python
4 1 (2.50%) C#
4 1 (2.50%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (32.50%) MCSE
1 13 (32.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (25.00%) MCSA
2 10 (25.00%) CCNA
2 10 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (22.50%) MCITP
3 9 (22.50%) MCP
4 7 (17.50%) Degree
4 7 (17.50%) RHCE
5 4 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.50%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 16 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (25.00%) vSphere
4 9 (22.50%) Hyper-V
5 7 (17.50%) XenApp
6 6 (15.00%) VMware ESX
7 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (15.00%) SCCM
1 6 (15.00%) SCOM
2 5 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 5 (12.50%) HP SIM
2 5 (12.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (2.50%) SCDPM
3 1 (2.50%) ARCserve
3 1 (2.50%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 24 (60.00%) VMware
2 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
3 11 (27.50%) Cisco
4 8 (20.00%) Citrix
4 8 (20.00%) HP
5 7 (17.50%) Red Hat
5 7 (17.50%) NetApp
6 5 (12.50%) Symantec
6 5 (12.50%) Sophos
6 5 (12.50%) CA
7 4 (10.00%) Intel
8 2 (5.00%) Dell
9 1 (2.50%) EMC
9 1 (2.50%) Clearswift
9 1 (2.50%) Mitel
9 1 (2.50%) Brocade
9 1 (2.50%) F5
9 1 (2.50%) Rackspace
9 1 (2.50%) Novell
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Camberley, Surrey
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Salary: 43,000 to £50,000 (inc On Call)
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
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Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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