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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 839 893 863
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Infrastructure Engineer 44 14 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.012% 0.022%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.044% 0.013% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 29 11 20
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £52,500 £57,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
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 £27,000 £27,000
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 22 May 2015 within the UK.

Windows Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Top 27 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 22 May 2015. 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 +67 43 £45,000 - 5
London +61 20 £48,250 -5.85% 1
East of England +23 13 - -
Hertfordshire +6 13 - -
Hemel Hempstead -6 11 - -
South East +7 6 £42,000 - 2
City of London - 4 £49,500 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £45,000 - 1
Oxford - 3 £45,000 -
Surrey - 2 £40,000 - 1
North West - 2 £37,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £35,750 - 1
Berkshire +1 1 £37,500 -
Reading -12 1 £37,500 -
Cheshire - 1 £42,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £36,500 - 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £35,000 -
Leeds - 1 £36,500 - 1
Manchester - 1 £32,500 - 1
Cardiff - 1 £35,500 -
Crewe - 1 £42,500 -
Godalming - 1 £40,000 -
Guildford - 1 £40,000 -
Harrogate - 1 £35,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 £52,500 -
South Wales - 1 £35,500 -
Wales - 1 £35,500 -

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 76 (100.00%) Windows
2 69 (90.79%) Active Directory
3 62 (81.58%) VMware
4 54 (71.05%) Microsoft
5 44 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (48.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 34 (44.74%) Cisco
8 33 (43.42%) MS Exchange
9 31 (40.79%) DNS
9 31 (40.79%) Citrix
9 31 (40.79%) VMware Infrastructure
10 29 (38.16%) Firewall
10 29 (38.16%) DHCP
11 27 (35.53%) SQL Server
12 26 (34.21%) vSphere
13 24 (31.58%) Backup Exec
14 23 (30.26%) Symantec
15 22 (28.95%) Exchange Server 2010
16 21 (27.63%) Blackberry
16 21 (27.63%) SAN
16 21 (27.63%) IIS
16 21 (27.63%) Clustering
17 19 (25.00%) MS Excel
17 19 (25.00%) XenApp
18 18 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
19 17 (22.37%) VMware ESX
20 16 (21.05%) Finance
20 16 (21.05%) NetBackup
20 16 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
20 16 (21.05%) XenDesktop

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 33 (43.42%) MS Exchange
2 22 (28.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (27.63%) IIS
4 15 (19.74%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (19.74%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (9.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (7.89%) SharePoint
7 4 (5.26%) Lync
8 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.32%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 19 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 9 (11.84%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.89%) Office 365
1 6 (7.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.58%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (40.79%) DNS
2 29 (38.16%) Firewall
2 29 (38.16%) DHCP
3 21 (27.63%) SAN
4 12 (15.79%) TCP/IP
5 7 (9.21%) VPN
5 7 (9.21%) LAN
5 7 (9.21%) WAN
6 4 (5.26%) NetScaler
7 3 (3.95%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (3.95%) DSL
7 3 (3.95%) MPLS
7 3 (3.95%) Intranet
8 2 (2.63%) VLAN
8 2 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.32%) Network Security
9 1 (1.32%) SSL
9 1 (1.32%) HTTP
9 1 (1.32%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (35.53%) SQL Server
2 16 (21.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (19.74%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 16 (21.05%) Finance
2 6 (7.89%) Banking
3 2 (2.63%) Marketing
3 2 (2.63%) Back Office
3 2 (2.63%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.32%) Retail
4 1 (1.32%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.32%) Advertising
4 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.32%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.95%) Web Services
2 1 (1.32%) HTML
2 1 (1.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (27.63%) Blackberry
1 21 (27.63%) Clustering
2 3 (3.95%) BYOD
3 2 (2.63%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.63%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.63%) Replication
4 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.32%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.32%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 76 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 37 (48.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (23.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (19.74%) Windows 7
5 15 (19.74%) Windows 2000
6 11 (14.47%) Windows 8
7 5 (6.58%) Linux
8 3 (3.95%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (1.32%) Debian
9 1 (1.32%) CentOS
9 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X Server
9 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (6.58%) Data Protection
1 5 (6.58%) Asset Management
2 4 (5.26%) Service Delivery
2 4 (5.26%) Migration
2 4 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (3.95%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (3.95%) Wealth Management
4 2 (2.63%) ITIL
4 2 (2.63%) PRINCE2
4 2 (2.63%) BCP
4 2 (2.63%) Load Balancing
4 2 (2.63%) Information Security
4 2 (2.63%) Network Management
4 2 (2.63%) Analytics
4 2 (2.63%) High Availability
4 2 (2.63%) Software Delivery
4 2 (2.63%) Coaching
5 1 (1.32%) Mentoring
5 1 (1.32%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.42%) PowerShell
2 10 (13.16%) SQL
3 2 (2.63%) VB
3 2 (2.63%) Perl
3 2 (2.63%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (19.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 13 (17.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (15.79%) MCSE
4 10 (13.16%) MCITP
5 3 (3.95%) Degree
6 2 (2.63%) MCSA
7 1 (1.32%) HP ASE
7 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.32%) CCNP
7 1 (1.32%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) SLA
2 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 69 (90.79%) Active Directory
2 31 (40.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (34.21%) vSphere
4 19 (25.00%) XenApp
5 17 (22.37%) VMware ESX
6 16 (21.05%) XenDesktop
6 16 (21.05%) vCloud
7 13 (17.11%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (15.79%) Hyper-V
9 3 (3.95%) Terminal Services
10 1 (1.32%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 24 (31.58%) Backup Exec
2 16 (21.05%) NetBackup
3 15 (19.74%) Norton AntiVirus
4 11 (14.47%) SCCM
5 5 (6.58%) WSUS
5 5 (6.58%) SCOM
6 3 (3.95%) vMotion
7 1 (1.32%) SCDPM
7 1 (1.32%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.32%) SCVMM
7 1 (1.32%) Nagios
7 1 (1.32%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 62 (81.58%) VMware
2 54 (71.05%) Microsoft
3 34 (44.74%) Cisco
4 31 (40.79%) Citrix
5 23 (30.26%) Symantec
6 15 (19.74%) Sophos
6 15 (19.74%) Veritas
7 8 (10.53%) HP
8 7 (9.21%) Dell
8 7 (9.21%) NetApp
9 3 (3.95%) IronPort
9 3 (3.95%) CommVault
9 3 (3.95%) Oracle
10 2 (2.63%) IBM
10 2 (2.63%) Red Hat
10 2 (2.63%) Juniper
10 2 (2.63%) Huawei
10 2 (2.63%) Fortinet
10 2 (2.63%) NETGEAR
10 2 (2.63%) 3Com
Didcot, Oxfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £45,000 + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £42600 per annum + pension, healthcare & training
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum plus company bonus and corporate ben
Posted: 6 days ago
West London
Rackspace
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago