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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 868 917 852
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -65
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Infrastructure Engineer 47 15 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.013% 0.036%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.014% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 33 14 30
Average salary £42,550 £60,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.08% +54.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,650 £29,750 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £37,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+9.33% +29.31%

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
103370 110694 102634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.33% 94.52% 94.35%
Number of salaries quoted 85496 90365 85012
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £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 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 July 2015 within the UK.

Windows Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Top 26 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 30 July 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 +65 44 £42,600 -29.00% 3
South East +17 14 £41,000 +2.50% 1
London +34 13 £45,000 -28.00% 1
East of England +18 13 - -
Hertfordshire +12 13 - -
Hemel Hempstead - 11 - -
Oxfordshire - 10 £41,000 - 1
Oxford - 10 £41,000 -
Surrey - 4 £42,000 -
Cardiff - 3 £36,500 -
South Wales - 3 £36,500 -
Wales - 3 £36,500 -
City of London - 2 £56,250 -
North West - 2 £37,500 -
Swindon - 1 £35,000 -
Cheshire - 1 £42,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £35,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Crewe - 1 £42,500 -
Godalming - 1 £40,000 -
Guildford - 1 £40,000 -
Leeds - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £32,500 -
South West - 1 £35,000 -
Wimbledon - 1 £43,750 -

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 87 (100.00%) Windows
2 82 (94.25%) Active Directory
3 67 (77.01%) VMware
4 61 (70.11%) Microsoft
5 60 (68.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 48 (55.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 40 (45.98%) Citrix
8 39 (44.83%) Cisco
9 36 (41.38%) IIS
9 36 (41.38%) MS Exchange
9 36 (41.38%) DHCP
10 35 (40.23%) DNS
11 34 (39.08%) SQL Server
12 32 (36.78%) vSphere
12 32 (36.78%) Firewall
13 29 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
14 27 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
14 27 (31.03%) Clustering
15 26 (29.89%) Backup Exec
15 26 (29.89%) Symantec
15 26 (29.89%) Blackberry
16 25 (28.74%) VMware ESX
16 25 (28.74%) XenApp
17 24 (27.59%) XenDesktop
17 24 (27.59%) SQL Server 2008
17 24 (27.59%) PowerShell
17 24 (27.59%) NetBackup
17 24 (27.59%) Norton AntiVirus
17 24 (27.59%) vCloud
18 23 (26.44%) Sophos

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 36 (41.38%) IIS
1 36 (41.38%) MS Exchange
2 29 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (26.44%) Exchange Server 2003
3 23 (26.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (5.75%) SharePoint
5 4 (4.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.30%) Lync
8 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 20 (22.99%) MS Excel
2 13 (14.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.90%) Office 365
2 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (41.38%) DHCP
2 35 (40.23%) DNS
3 32 (36.78%) Firewall
4 13 (14.94%) SAN
5 7 (8.05%) WAN
6 5 (5.75%) TCP/IP
6 5 (5.75%) VPN
7 4 (4.60%) Wireless
7 4 (4.60%) 4G
7 4 (4.60%) 3G
8 3 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (3.45%) LAN
9 2 (2.30%) NetScaler
9 2 (2.30%) Intranet
9 2 (2.30%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.15%) Network Security
10 1 (1.15%) HTTP
10 1 (1.15%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (39.08%) SQL Server
2 24 (27.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (26.44%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 12 (13.79%) Finance
2 5 (5.75%) Banking
3 3 (3.45%) Advertising
4 2 (2.30%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.30%) Marketing
5 1 (1.15%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.15%) Retail
5 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.15%) Back Office
5 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.30%) Web Services
2 1 (1.15%) XML
2 1 (1.15%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (31.03%) Clustering
2 26 (29.89%) Blackberry
3 13 (14.94%) Data Centre
4 3 (3.45%) HP StoreVirtual
4 3 (3.45%) BYOD
5 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.30%) Replication
6 1 (1.15%) FMCG
6 1 (1.15%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 87 (100.00%) Windows
2 60 (68.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 48 (55.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (26.44%) Windows 2000
5 22 (25.29%) Windows 8
5 22 (25.29%) Windows 7
6 19 (21.84%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (9.20%) Linux
8 4 (4.60%) UNIX
8 4 (4.60%) Solaris
8 4 (4.60%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.30%) Oracle Linux
10 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.15%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.15%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (13.79%) Asset Management
1 12 (13.79%) Server Building
2 10 (11.49%) Software Delivery
3 4 (4.60%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (3.45%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (3.45%) Migration
5 2 (2.30%) Information Security
5 2 (2.30%) ITIL
5 2 (2.30%) PRINCE2
5 2 (2.30%) BCP
5 2 (2.30%) Configuration Management
5 2 (2.30%) Service Delivery
5 2 (2.30%) Network Management
5 2 (2.30%) High Availability
5 2 (2.30%) Load Balancing
5 2 (2.30%) Data Protection
5 2 (2.30%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (2.30%) Patch Management
6 1 (1.15%) Server Patching
6 1 (1.15%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 24 (27.59%) PowerShell
2 16 (18.39%) SQL
3 2 (2.30%) VBScript
4 1 (1.15%) VB
4 1 (1.15%) Python
4 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.15%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (12.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (9.20%) MCSE
4 4 (4.60%) MCITP
5 2 (2.30%) MCSA
6 1 (1.15%) CCNP
6 1 (1.15%) CCNA
6 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.15%) Degree
6 1 (1.15%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.20%) SLA
2 1 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 82 (94.25%) Active Directory
2 32 (36.78%) vSphere
3 27 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (28.74%) XenApp
4 25 (28.74%) VMware ESX
5 24 (27.59%) XenDesktop
5 24 (27.59%) vCloud
6 14 (16.09%) Hyper-V
7 13 (14.94%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (3.45%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.15%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 26 (29.89%) Backup Exec
2 24 (27.59%) Norton AntiVirus
2 24 (27.59%) NetBackup
3 12 (13.79%) SCCM
4 7 (8.05%) SCOM
5 5 (5.75%) WSUS
6 3 (3.45%) Ionix
6 3 (3.45%) vMotion
7 1 (1.15%) AirWatch
7 1 (1.15%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.15%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 67 (77.01%) VMware
2 61 (70.11%) Microsoft
3 40 (45.98%) Citrix
4 39 (44.83%) Cisco
5 26 (29.89%) Symantec
6 23 (26.44%) Sophos
6 23 (26.44%) Veritas
7 14 (16.09%) HP
8 8 (9.20%) Dell
9 6 (6.90%) NetApp
10 4 (4.60%) 3Com
10 4 (4.60%) NETGEAR
11 3 (3.45%) IronPort
11 3 (3.45%) EMC
11 3 (3.45%) CommVault
12 2 (2.30%) Oracle
12 2 (2.30%) AppSense
12 2 (2.30%) Huawei
12 2 (2.30%) Fortinet
12 2 (2.30%) Juniper
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