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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 750 708 820
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +112
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Infrastructure Engineer 185 230 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.22% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.22% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 164 198 99
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +11.11%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016 within the UK.

Windows Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -28 177 £45,000 +12.50% 11
London -7 76 £47,500 +11.76% 6
South East +14 47 £43,500 +8.75% 4
North West +22 17 £33,750 -15.62%
Berkshire -1 15 £46,500 +5.68% 1
East of England -9 13 £50,000 +14.28%
City of London +55 12 £45,000 +1.12% 4
Kent - 12 £42,500 -
Surrey +1 11 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Liverpool +6 10 £50,000 +23.45%
Merseyside +2 10 £50,000 +23.45%
Bracknell - 10 £46,500 -
West Midlands -12 9 £37,000 +13.84% 1
Manchester +18 7 £30,000 -14.28%
South West -18 7 £40,000 +6.66%
Hampshire +7 6 £52,500 +31.25%
South Wales +11 5 £32,500 +3.17%
Wales +9 5 £32,500 +3.17%
Cambridgeshire +9 5 £50,000 +47.05%
East Midlands +6 5 £45,000 -14.28%
Cambridge 0 5 £50,000 +47.05%
Birmingham -1 5 £48,000 +74.54%
Yorkshire -13 5 £37,000 +5.71%
North Yorkshire +12 4 £37,000 -
Northamptonshire +1 4 - -
Woking -3 4 £50,000 +42.85%
Northampton -6 4 - -
Harrogate - 4 £37,000 -
Reading +7 3 £48,000 +26.31% 1
Cardiff -2 3 £34,000 +7.93%

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 356 (100.00%) Windows
2 288 (80.90%) Windows Server
3 217 (60.96%) Microsoft
3 217 (60.96%) Active Directory
4 214 (60.11%) VMware
5 145 (40.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 138 (38.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 129 (36.24%) VMware Infrastructure
8 120 (33.71%) Linux
9 116 (32.58%) SAN
10 115 (32.30%) ITIL
11 108 (30.34%) Cisco
12 103 (28.93%) MS Exchange
13 92 (25.84%) DNS
14 90 (25.28%) Citrix
15 89 (25.00%) SQL
15 89 (25.00%) Firewall
16 86 (24.16%) MS Excel
17 81 (22.75%) PowerShell
18 80 (22.47%) Data Centre
18 80 (22.47%) NetApp
19 76 (21.35%) Finance
20 74 (20.79%) Microsoft Certification
21 67 (18.82%) Windows Server 2003
22 65 (18.26%) Cisco Certification
23 60 (16.85%) CCNA
23 60 (16.85%) MCSE
24 59 (16.57%) IIS
25 53 (14.89%) TCP/IP
26 49 (13.76%) SQL Server

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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
1 103 (28.93%) MS Exchange
2 59 (16.57%) IIS
3 48 (13.48%) Exchange Server 2010
4 37 (10.39%) Exchange Server 2013
5 26 (7.30%) Skype for Business
6 21 (5.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 15 (4.21%) Apache
7 15 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2000
8 14 (3.93%) Exchange Server 2003
9 10 (2.81%) Confluence
9 10 (2.81%) Tomcat
10 6 (1.69%) nginx
10 6 (1.69%) SharePoint
11 4 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
11 4 (1.12%) JBoss
12 3 (0.84%) Moodle
12 3 (0.84%) SugarCRM
13 2 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.28%) Drupal
14 1 (0.28%) WordPress
Applications
1 86 (24.16%) MS Excel
2 30 (8.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.84%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 36 (10.11%) Amazon AWS
2 28 (7.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (4.78%) Office 365
4 10 (2.81%) SaaS
5 7 (1.97%) IaaS
5 7 (1.97%) PaaS
6 5 (1.40%) Google Cloud Platform
7 3 (0.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.28%) Linode
8 1 (0.28%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 116 (32.58%) SAN
2 92 (25.84%) DNS
3 89 (25.00%) Firewall
4 53 (14.89%) TCP/IP
5 47 (13.20%) LAN
6 43 (12.08%) WAN
7 41 (11.52%) DHCP
8 34 (9.55%) HTTP
9 23 (6.46%) NAS
10 19 (5.34%) SMTP
11 18 (5.06%) NetScaler
12 16 (4.49%) VPN
13 12 (3.37%) Internet
14 11 (3.09%) VLAN
15 10 (2.81%) LDAP
16 9 (2.53%) VoIP
17 8 (2.25%) HTTPS
17 8 (2.25%) Network Security
18 7 (1.97%) Wireless
18 7 (1.97%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (13.76%) SQL Server
2 16 (4.49%) MySQL
3 10 (2.81%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (2.53%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (1.97%) Big Data
6 6 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (1.40%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.12%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
8 4 (1.12%) Redis
9 3 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (3.65%) Visual Studio
2 10 (2.81%) JIRA
3 5 (1.40%) JConsole
4 3 (0.84%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.28%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 76 (21.35%) Finance
2 23 (6.46%) Financial Institution
3 11 (3.09%) Banking
4 8 (2.25%) Telecoms
5 3 (0.84%) Advertising
5 3 (0.84%) Retail
6 2 (0.56%) Law
7 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (7.02%) Web Services
2 19 (5.34%) .NET
3 5 (1.40%) LAMP
4 1 (0.28%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (0.28%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.28%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 80 (22.47%) Data Centre
2 21 (5.90%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (5.62%) Blackberry
4 17 (4.78%) Clustering
5 14 (3.93%) PKI
6 11 (3.09%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (2.81%) HP Storage
7 10 (2.81%) Management Information System
8 8 (2.25%) Client/Server
8 8 (2.25%) Hedge funds
9 7 (1.97%) Digital Media
9 7 (1.97%) Wiki
10 6 (1.69%) EMC VNX
10 6 (1.69%) Visualisation
11 5 (1.40%) EqualLogic
11 5 (1.40%) Fintech
12 4 (1.12%) SecurID
13 3 (0.84%) Computer Science
14 2 (0.56%) Replication
14 2 (0.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 356 (100.00%) Windows
2 288 (80.90%) Windows Server
3 145 (40.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 138 (38.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 120 (33.71%) Linux
6 67 (18.82%) Windows Server 2003
7 39 (10.96%) Windows 7
8 35 (9.83%) Windows 8
9 23 (6.46%) Mac OS X
10 21 (5.90%) Unix
11 15 (4.21%) Windows 2000 Server
12 13 (3.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 8 (2.25%) Ubuntu
13 8 (2.25%) Windows 10
14 7 (1.97%) Debian
15 4 (1.12%) Oracle Linux
16 3 (0.84%) AIX
16 3 (0.84%) Data ONTAP
16 3 (0.84%) Windows XP
17 2 (0.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (32.30%) ITIL
2 31 (8.71%) Change Management
3 28 (7.87%) Disaster Recovery
4 27 (7.58%) Load Balancing
4 27 (7.58%) Problem Management
5 26 (7.30%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (6.46%) Project Management
7 19 (5.34%) Configuration Management
7 19 (5.34%) Time Management
8 17 (4.78%) Service Management
9 16 (4.49%) DevOps
9 16 (4.49%) Infrastructure Management
9 16 (4.49%) Mentoring
10 13 (3.65%) Patch Management
10 13 (3.65%) Server Patching
11 12 (3.37%) ITIL V3
11 12 (3.37%) Security Testing
11 12 (3.37%) Server Building
11 12 (3.37%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 12 (3.37%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 89 (25.00%) SQL
2 81 (22.75%) PowerShell
3 33 (9.27%) Perl
4 29 (8.15%) Bash Shell
5 24 (6.74%) Python
6 8 (2.25%) VB
7 7 (1.97%) Java
8 4 (1.12%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.56%) C
9 2 (0.56%) PHP
9 2 (0.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 74 (20.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 65 (18.26%) Cisco Certification
3 60 (16.85%) CCNA
3 60 (16.85%) MCSE
4 40 (11.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 32 (8.99%) MCITP
6 28 (7.87%) Degree
7 22 (6.18%) MCSA
8 13 (3.65%) CCNP
8 13 (3.65%) ITIL Certification
9 10 (2.81%) MCTS
10 9 (2.53%) Security Cleared
11 7 (1.97%) ACMT
11 7 (1.97%) SC Cleared
12 5 (1.40%) CCA
12 5 (1.40%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (1.12%) RHCE
13 4 (1.12%) VCP5
14 3 (0.84%) MCDST
14 3 (0.84%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (3.65%) SLA
2 10 (2.81%) QA
3 9 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.56%) ISO22301
5 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 217 (60.96%) Active Directory
2 129 (36.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (13.48%) Hyper-V
4 44 (12.36%) XenApp
5 35 (9.83%) VMware ESXi
5 35 (9.83%) vSphere
6 20 (5.62%) VMware ESX
7 19 (5.34%) Microsoft App-V
8 17 (4.78%) Xen
9 16 (4.49%) XenDesktop
10 8 (2.25%) NFS
11 5 (1.40%) KVM
11 5 (1.40%) Samba
12 4 (1.12%) Docker
12 4 (1.12%) LXC
13 3 (0.84%) Terminal Services
13 3 (0.84%) VMware Server
14 2 (0.56%) vCloud
15 1 (0.28%) Firmware
15 1 (0.28%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 38 (10.67%) WSUS
2 31 (8.71%) SCCM
3 23 (6.46%) SCOM
4 17 (4.78%) EdgeSight
5 12 (3.37%) Nagios
6 7 (1.97%) SCOrch
7 6 (1.69%) Puppet
8 5 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (1.40%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 4 (1.12%) Ansible
10 3 (0.84%) NetBackup
11 2 (0.56%) Red Hat Spacewalk
12 1 (0.28%) Backup Exec
12 1 (0.28%) NetVault Backup
12 1 (0.28%) Salt
Vendors
1 217 (60.96%) Microsoft
2 214 (60.11%) VMware
3 108 (30.34%) Cisco
4 90 (25.28%) Citrix
5 80 (22.47%) NetApp
6 48 (13.48%) HP
7 27 (7.58%) Veeam
8 26 (7.30%) Red Hat
9 25 (7.02%) Apple
10 23 (6.46%) Google
11 21 (5.90%) Dell
12 15 (4.21%) Avaya
13 14 (3.93%) Oracle
14 13 (3.65%) EMC
14 13 (3.65%) IBM
15 12 (3.37%) Riverbed
16 9 (2.53%) 3PAR
17 8 (2.25%) Symantec
18 7 (1.97%) Meraki
19 6 (1.69%) CommVault
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