The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 95 84 110
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +26
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 28 42 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.47% 2.30% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 2.38% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 26 28 17
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,350 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £49,900
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,200
% change year-on-year
- +4.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1855 1768 1754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 97.12% 96.98% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1408 1499 1592
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 17 January 2017.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, Infrastructure Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 64 (71.11%) VMware
2 60 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 54 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 47 (52.22%) Windows
5 42 (46.67%) Windows Server
6 40 (44.44%) DNS
7 37 (41.11%) DHCP
8 36 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 32 (35.56%) SQL
10 27 (30.00%) MS Exchange
11 22 (24.44%) MS Excel
11 22 (24.44%) NetApp
12 21 (23.33%) vSphere
13 20 (22.22%) Cisco
14 19 (21.11%) Microsoft Azure
14 19 (21.11%) Hyper-V
14 19 (21.11%) Exchange Server 2003
14 19 (21.11%) Data Centre
15 18 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
15 18 (20.00%) VPN
16 17 (18.89%) Skype for Business
17 16 (17.78%) Office 365
18 15 (16.67%) LAN
18 15 (16.67%) TCP/IP
18 15 (16.67%) WAN
18 15 (16.67%) C
18 15 (16.67%) SCOM
19 14 (15.56%) VMware Workstation
19 14 (15.56%) ITIL

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 19 (21.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 17 (18.89%) Skype for Business
4 6 (6.67%) IIS
5 4 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (4.44%) IBM Domino
5 4 (4.44%) IBM Notes
6 3 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 22 (24.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (13.33%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 19 (21.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (17.78%) Office 365
3 12 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (13.33%) Mimecast
4 6 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (6.67%) IaaS
4 6 (6.67%) PaaS
4 6 (6.67%) SaaS
5 2 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 40 (44.44%) DNS
2 37 (41.11%) DHCP
3 18 (20.00%) VPN
4 15 (16.67%) LAN
4 15 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 15 (16.67%) WAN
5 13 (14.44%) SAN
6 12 (13.33%) Firewall
7 7 (7.78%) IPv4
8 6 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (3.33%) Network Security
9 3 (3.33%) Skype
10 2 (2.22%) IP Telephony
10 2 (2.22%) VoIP
10 2 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (2.22%) Wireless
11 1 (1.11%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (1.11%) Intranet
11 1 (1.11%) IPsec
11 1 (1.11%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (12.22%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (7.78%) Retail
2 4 (4.44%) Finance
2 4 (4.44%) Legal
3 2 (2.22%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.22%) Multimedia
3 2 (2.22%) Publishing
3 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.11%) Back Office
4 1 (1.11%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.67%) .NET
1 6 (6.67%) ASP.NET
2 4 (4.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (21.11%) Data Centre
2 12 (13.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (6.67%) Clustering
3 6 (6.67%) Driving Licence
3 6 (6.67%) Fintech
3 6 (6.67%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.33%) FMCG
5 1 (1.11%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.11%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.11%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 47 (52.22%) Windows
2 42 (46.67%) Windows Server
3 36 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (14.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (5.56%) Linux
7 3 (3.33%) SUSE
7 3 (3.33%) Unix
8 2 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.22%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.22%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.11%) Android
9 1 (1.11%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (15.56%) ITIL
2 12 (13.33%) Validation
3 11 (12.22%) Service Management
4 9 (10.00%) Change Management
5 7 (7.78%) Problem Management
6 6 (6.67%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 6 (6.67%) Network Load Balancing
6 6 (6.67%) SDLC
6 6 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
6 6 (6.67%) Software Testing
7 4 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (4.44%) DevOps
7 4 (4.44%) Incident Management
7 4 (4.44%) Patch Management
7 4 (4.44%) Server Patching
8 3 (3.33%) ITIL V3
9 2 (2.22%) Capacity Management
9 2 (2.22%) Network Management
9 2 (2.22%) Performance Monitoring
9 2 (2.22%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 32 (35.56%) SQL
2 15 (16.67%) C
3 6 (6.67%) C#
3 6 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 6 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (5.56%) Degree
2 3 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.33%) MCSE
2 3 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.22%) CCNA
3 2 (2.22%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.22%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.11%) CCNP
4 1 (1.11%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.11%) MCP
4 1 (1.11%) MCSA
4 1 (1.11%) MCTS
4 1 (1.11%) NCDA
4 1 (1.11%) NCIE
4 1 (1.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 60 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 54 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 21 (23.33%) vSphere
4 19 (21.11%) Hyper-V
5 14 (15.56%) VMware Workstation
6 12 (13.33%) Virtual Servers
7 10 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 7 (7.78%) Forefront TMG
9 6 (6.67%) Terminal Server
9 6 (6.67%) Terminal Services
9 6 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (2.22%) BitLocker
11 1 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (16.67%) SCOM
2 12 (13.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 12 (13.33%) SCCM
3 6 (6.67%) SCVMM
3 6 (6.67%) vRealize
4 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (2.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 64 (71.11%) VMware
2 60 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 22 (24.44%) NetApp
4 20 (22.22%) Cisco
5 14 (15.56%) 3PAR
5 14 (15.56%) EMC
6 12 (13.33%) Symantec
7 9 (10.00%) CheckPoint
7 9 (10.00%) HP
7 9 (10.00%) SonicWALL
8 8 (8.89%) Dell
9 7 (7.78%) SolarWinds
10 5 (5.56%) Citrix
11 4 (4.44%) Acronis
11 4 (4.44%) IBM
11 4 (4.44%) Red Hat
12 3 (3.33%) SAP
13 2 (2.22%) Palo Alto
14 1 (1.11%) Remedy
14 1 (1.11%) ServiceNow