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

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 884 824 868
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Infrastructure Engineer 19 40 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.037% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.039% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 18 33 10
Average salary £61,250 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.33% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,000 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £29,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+31.03% -7.93%

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
108942 102831 113237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 88146 85231 96833
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 2014 within the UK.

Windows Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Top 11 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 August 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
(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 -34 19 £61,250 +75.00% 5
London -11 14 £62,500 +4.16% 3
South East -19 3 £40,000 +37.93% 1
East of England -3 2 £37,750 -28.09% 1
Peterborough - 2 £37,750 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £37,750 - 1
East Sussex - 2 £40,000 -
City of London -5 1 £65,000 +13.04% 1
Crawley - 1 £37,500 -
West Sussex - 1 £37,500 -
Uckfield - 1 £40,000 -

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (75.76%) Active Directory
3 22 (66.67%) DNS
4 17 (51.52%) VMware
5 16 (48.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
6 15 (45.45%) DHCP
7 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
8 12 (36.36%) TCP/IP
8 12 (36.36%) MS Exchange
8 12 (36.36%) vSphere
9 11 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 11 (33.33%) HP
9 11 (33.33%) IIS
9 11 (33.33%) SQL
10 10 (30.30%) Citrix
10 10 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2007
11 9 (27.27%) SCCM
11 9 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
11 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
12 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (24.24%) Symantec
12 8 (24.24%) Norton AntiVirus
12 8 (24.24%) Sophos
12 8 (24.24%) NetBackup
12 8 (24.24%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (24.24%) HP SIM
12 8 (24.24%) SCOM
12 8 (24.24%) VMware ESX

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 11 (33.33%) IIS
2 11 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (30.30%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (21.21%) SharePoint
5 5 (15.15%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 7 (21.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) Rackspace Cloud
2 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 22 (66.67%) DNS
2 15 (45.45%) DHCP
3 12 (36.36%) TCP/IP
4 7 (21.21%) Firewall
5 3 (9.09%) SAN
5 3 (9.09%) Internet
6 2 (6.06%) Wireless
7 1 (3.03%) BIG-IP
7 1 (3.03%) VPN
7 1 (3.03%) HTTP
7 1 (3.03%) LAN
7 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (42.42%) SQL Server
2 9 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (3.03%) Hudson
1 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) .NET
1 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.03%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Hedge funds
2 4 (12.12%) Blackberry
3 3 (9.09%) Clustering
4 2 (6.06%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (48.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (24.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (12.12%) Windows 7
6 3 (9.09%) Linux
6 3 (9.09%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.03%) NetWare
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (18.18%) Migration
2 6 (18.18%) CRM
3 5 (15.15%) Investment Management
3 5 (15.15%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (9.09%) ITIL
5 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (3.03%) DevOps
5 1 (3.03%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 11 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) VBScript
3 1 (3.03%) Python
3 1 (3.03%) C#
3 1 (3.03%) Perl
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) SC Cleared
1 7 (21.21%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) DV Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) MCSE
2 3 (9.09%) MCSA
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (6.06%) CCNA
3 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.06%) MCP
4 1 (3.03%) MCITP
4 1 (3.03%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (75.76%) Active Directory
2 12 (36.36%) vSphere
3 8 (24.24%) VMware ESX
4 7 (21.21%) XenApp
5 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (9.09%) Hyper-V
6 3 (9.09%) vCloud
7 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) SCCM
2 8 (24.24%) SCOM
2 8 (24.24%) HP SIM
2 8 (24.24%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (24.24%) NetBackup
3 5 (15.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (12.12%) WSUS
5 3 (9.09%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (9.09%) Backup Exec
6 1 (3.03%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) VMware
2 15 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 11 (33.33%) HP
4 10 (30.30%) Citrix
5 8 (24.24%) Symantec
5 8 (24.24%) Sophos
6 7 (21.21%) NetApp
7 6 (18.18%) Cisco
8 5 (15.15%) CA
9 3 (9.09%) SolarWinds
9 3 (9.09%) Acronis
9 3 (9.09%) ArcSight
9 3 (9.09%) Lumension
9 3 (9.09%) Veritas
10 2 (6.06%) Intel
11 1 (3.03%) Dell
11 1 (3.03%) EMC
11 1 (3.03%) Rackspace
11 1 (3.03%) Novell
11 1 (3.03%) Brocade
London
AspireCom
Salary: Bonus and Bens
Posted: 22 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £34907 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive benefits + bonus
Posted: 15 days ago