The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Infrastructure Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 77 81 89
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 35 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 2.67% 1.72% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.77% 1.77% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 34 16 7
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £47,500 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Sussex region. 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
West Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1264 1188 1079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Sussex 96.27% 97.46% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1103 1042 956
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in the job title across the West Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in West Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the West Sussex region.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in West Sussex

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Gatwick -1 12 £42,500 +17.24%
Crawley -5 11 £48,750 +25.80%
Haywards Heath - 2 £40,500 -
Horsham - 2 £35,000 -
Burgess Hill - 1 £31,500 -
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex region that cited 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 Infrastructure Engineer in their job title.

1 62 (91.18%) Windows
2 48 (70.59%) VMware
3 46 (67.65%) Active Directory
4 39 (57.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (52.94%) Microsoft
5 36 (52.94%) MS Exchange
6 34 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 32 (47.06%) SAN
8 30 (44.12%) Exchange Server 2010
9 29 (42.65%) SCCM
10 28 (41.18%) Firewall
10 28 (41.18%) DNS
11 26 (38.24%) LAN
11 26 (38.24%) SQL Server
12 25 (36.76%) TCP/IP
12 25 (36.76%) DHCP
12 25 (36.76%) Citrix
13 24 (35.29%) WAN
13 24 (35.29%) Lync
14 20 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
15 19 (27.94%) Cisco
15 19 (27.94%) Linux
15 19 (27.94%) Clustering
16 16 (23.53%) Load Balancing
17 15 (22.06%) WSUS
17 15 (22.06%) Patch Management
18 14 (20.59%) Data Centre
18 14 (20.59%) SQL
19 13 (19.12%) Dell
19 13 (19.12%) Microsoft Certification

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Sussex region that cited 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 Infrastructure Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (52.94%) MS Exchange
2 30 (44.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (35.29%) Lync
4 13 (19.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 12 (17.65%) SharePoint
6 9 (13.24%) IIS
7 7 (10.29%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (4.41%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (1.47%) Apache Solr
10 1 (1.47%) Apache
10 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
10 1 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) Symantec.cloud
2 3 (4.41%) IaaS
2 3 (4.41%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (47.06%) SAN
2 28 (41.18%) Firewall
2 28 (41.18%) DNS
3 26 (38.24%) LAN
4 25 (36.76%) TCP/IP
4 25 (36.76%) DHCP
5 24 (35.29%) WAN
6 11 (16.18%) NAS
7 7 (10.29%) Internet
8 5 (7.35%) Unified Communications
9 4 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
9 4 (5.88%) VLAN
9 4 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (5.88%) DEFINITY
10 3 (4.41%) IPX
10 3 (4.41%) IPX/SPX
10 3 (4.41%) VPN
11 2 (2.94%) VoIP
11 2 (2.94%) iSCSI
12 1 (1.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (38.24%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.24%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (10.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.47%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) JIRA
General
1 6 (8.82%) Back Office
2 4 (5.88%) Law
2 4 (5.88%) Retail
3 3 (4.41%) Finance
3 3 (4.41%) Legal
3 3 (4.41%) Publishing
4 1 (1.47%) Electronics
4 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.24%) .NET
1 9 (13.24%) Web Services
2 1 (1.47%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.94%) Clustering
2 14 (20.59%) Data Centre
3 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.35%) AS400
5 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.94%) FlexPod
6 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.47%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.47%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 62 (91.18%) Windows
2 39 (57.35%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (27.94%) Linux
5 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (11.76%) Windows 7
7 6 (8.82%) UNIX
8 4 (5.88%) Windows XP
8 4 (5.88%) HPUX
9 3 (4.41%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.47%) Debian
10 1 (1.47%) CentOS
10 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.53%) Load Balancing
2 15 (22.06%) Patch Management
3 13 (19.12%) High Availability
3 13 (19.12%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (14.71%) Business Continuity
6 9 (13.24%) Release Management
7 8 (11.76%) Data Centre Operations
8 7 (10.29%) Performance Management
9 6 (8.82%) Agile Project Management
9 6 (8.82%) ITIL
9 6 (8.82%) Configuration Management
9 6 (8.82%) Project Management
10 5 (7.35%) Server Building
11 4 (5.88%) E-Commerce
11 4 (5.88%) WAN Optimisation
11 4 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
12 3 (4.41%) Capacity Planning
12 3 (4.41%) Change Control
12 3 (4.41%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.59%) SQL
2 6 (8.82%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.41%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.41%) Java
4 2 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (19.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (14.71%) MCP
3 7 (10.29%) MCSE
4 4 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.41%) MCITP
5 3 (4.41%) MCSA
5 3 (4.41%) CCNP
5 3 (4.41%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (2.94%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (67.65%) Active Directory
2 34 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (16.18%) VMware ESX
4 10 (14.71%) Hyper-V
5 9 (13.24%) XenApp
5 9 (13.24%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (8.82%) XenServer
7 5 (7.35%) vSphere
8 4 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (5.88%) UAG
8 4 (5.88%) ISA Server
9 2 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.94%) Firmware
10 1 (1.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 29 (42.65%) SCCM
2 15 (22.06%) WSUS
3 13 (19.12%) SCOM
4 10 (14.71%) SCSM
5 9 (13.24%) ARCserve
6 4 (5.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (5.88%) HP Data Protector
7 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.47%) WMI
Vendors
1 48 (70.59%) VMware
2 36 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 25 (36.76%) Citrix
4 19 (27.94%) Cisco
5 13 (19.12%) Dell
5 13 (19.12%) Dell Compellent
6 11 (16.18%) HP
7 9 (13.24%) Lumension
7 9 (13.24%) Sophos
8 7 (10.29%) SolarWinds
8 7 (10.29%) NetApp
9 5 (7.35%) Symantec
9 5 (7.35%) Intel
10 4 (5.88%) Avaya
10 4 (5.88%) Riverbed
10 4 (5.88%) Meraki
11 3 (4.41%) LANDesk
12 2 (2.94%) SonicWALL
12 2 (2.94%) Draytek
12 2 (2.94%) Brocade