The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 126 155 163
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 111 75 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.94% 1.32% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 1.38% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 73 70 52
Median salary £39,500 £35,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.26% +2.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,800 £42,750 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
Infrastructure Engineer
England

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 Midlands 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 Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5467 5442 5328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.61% 95.78% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4349 4491 4416
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +10 57 £35,000 -6.66% 3
Warwickshire +18 14 £44,500 +12.65% 2
Staffordshire -3 11 £37,000 +19.35% 3
Coventry +1 9 £43,750 +34.61% 2
Worcestershire +14 5 £48,000 +28.00%
Solihull +15 4 - -
Walsall - 4 £37,950 - 1
Shropshire -8 3 £35,000 +11.11%
Herefordshire -6 2 £43,750 +9.37% 2
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £40,000 - 1
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 West Midlands region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 125 (59.24%) VMware
2 123 (58.29%) Windows
3 108 (51.18%) Active Directory
4 107 (50.71%) Windows Server
5 101 (47.87%) Microsoft
6 84 (39.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 73 (34.60%) Cisco
7 73 (34.60%) DNS
8 65 (30.81%) LAN
9 63 (29.86%) Windows Server 2012
10 62 (29.38%) WAN
11 54 (25.59%) Hyper-V
11 54 (25.59%) Microsoft Azure
11 54 (25.59%) DHCP
12 47 (22.27%) SAN
13 45 (21.33%) MS Exchange
14 44 (20.85%) Firewall
15 40 (18.96%) TCP/IP
15 40 (18.96%) VPN
16 37 (17.54%) Amazon AWS
17 35 (16.59%) Data Centre
17 35 (16.59%) ITIL
18 34 (16.11%) Linux
19 32 (15.17%) Windows Server 2008
20 31 (14.69%) Juniper
21 30 (14.22%) Cisco Certification
22 29 (13.74%) CCNA
23 28 (13.27%) Microsoft Certification
23 28 (13.27%) HP
23 28 (13.27%) vSphere

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 45 (21.33%) MS Exchange
2 20 (9.48%) IBM Notes
3 19 (9.00%) IBM Domino
4 18 (8.53%) Exchange Server 2003
5 15 (7.11%) SharePoint
6 14 (6.64%) Skype for Business
7 13 (6.16%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (3.79%) Exchange Server 2013
9 6 (2.84%) IIS
10 4 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.95%) SAS
12 1 (0.47%) Apache
12 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
12 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (9.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.42%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (8.53%) assyst
2 2 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 54 (25.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (17.54%) Amazon AWS
3 25 (11.85%) IaaS
4 21 (9.95%) Office 365
5 18 (8.53%) Mimecast
6 17 (8.06%) Amazon EC2
6 17 (8.06%) PaaS
6 17 (8.06%) SaaS
7 10 (4.74%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.47%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 73 (34.60%) DNS
2 65 (30.81%) LAN
3 62 (29.38%) WAN
4 54 (25.59%) DHCP
5 47 (22.27%) SAN
6 44 (20.85%) Firewall
7 40 (18.96%) TCP/IP
7 40 (18.96%) VPN
8 16 (7.58%) Network Security
9 12 (5.69%) BGP
10 11 (5.21%) HTTP
11 10 (4.74%) OSPF
11 10 (4.74%) Wireless
12 7 (3.32%) VLAN
12 7 (3.32%) WLAN
13 5 (2.37%) VoIP
14 4 (1.90%) Unified Communications
14 4 (1.90%) Wi-Fi
15 3 (1.42%) Fibre Channel
15 3 (1.42%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.90%) Big Data
3 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (0.95%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (2.84%) Git (software)
1 6 (2.84%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.37%) Visual Studio Code
3 3 (1.42%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.47%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.47%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.47%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (4.74%) Retail
2 9 (4.27%) Legal
3 5 (2.37%) Finance
3 5 (2.37%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.42%) Back Office
4 3 (1.42%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.95%) Advertising
5 2 (0.95%) Automotive
5 2 (0.95%) Law
6 1 (0.47%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.58%) .NET
1 16 (7.58%) ASP.NET
2 3 (1.42%) SOAP
3 1 (0.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 35 (16.59%) Data Centre
2 22 (10.43%) Public Cloud
3 13 (6.16%) Enterprise Storage
4 11 (5.21%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.32%) Clustering
6 6 (2.84%) Tandem
7 5 (2.37%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.90%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.42%) FMCG
9 3 (1.42%) iPad
10 2 (0.95%) EMC VNX
10 2 (0.95%) EPoS
10 2 (0.95%) VCE vBlock
10 2 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.47%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.47%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.47%) HP StoreVirtual
11 1 (0.47%) iPhone
11 1 (0.47%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.47%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 123 (58.29%) Windows
2 107 (50.71%) Windows Server
3 63 (29.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 34 (16.11%) Linux
5 32 (15.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (11.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (6.64%) Windows 10
8 13 (6.16%) Windows 7
9 7 (3.32%) Solaris
9 7 (3.32%) Unix
10 5 (2.37%) CentOS
10 5 (2.37%) Ubuntu
10 5 (2.37%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.95%) VyOS
12 1 (0.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (16.59%) ITIL
2 18 (8.53%) Validation
3 17 (8.06%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (8.06%) SDLC
4 16 (7.58%) Software Testing
5 11 (5.21%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (5.21%) Network Design
6 10 (4.74%) Capacity Planning
6 10 (4.74%) Change Control
6 10 (4.74%) Mentoring
7 9 (4.27%) Change Management
8 8 (3.79%) Coaching
8 8 (3.79%) Incident Management
8 8 (3.79%) Problem Management
8 8 (3.79%) Service Management
9 7 (3.32%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 6 (2.84%) Configuration Management
10 6 (2.84%) Line Management
10 6 (2.84%) Open Source
10 6 (2.84%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (12.80%) SQL
2 22 (10.43%) PowerShell
3 19 (9.00%) C
4 17 (8.06%) JavaScript
5 16 (7.58%) C#
5 16 (7.58%) PHP
6 5 (2.37%) Perl
6 5 (2.37%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.95%) Java
7 2 (0.95%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.95%) VB
8 1 (0.47%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.47%) Ruby
8 1 (0.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (14.22%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (13.74%) CCNA
3 28 (13.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (10.43%) Degree
5 21 (9.95%) MCSE
6 14 (6.64%) CCNP
7 12 (5.69%) MCSA
8 9 (4.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (3.32%) CCSA
9 7 (3.32%) JNCIA
9 7 (3.32%) JNCIS
10 6 (2.84%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (2.84%) MCITP
11 3 (1.42%) MCP
11 3 (1.42%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.42%) Security Cleared
12 1 (0.47%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.47%) MCDST
12 1 (0.47%) MCTS
12 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.48%) SLA
System Software
1 108 (51.18%) Active Directory
2 84 (39.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (25.59%) Hyper-V
4 28 (13.27%) vSphere
5 17 (8.06%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (5.21%) Virtual Servers
7 10 (4.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 7 (3.32%) VMware ESX
9 6 (2.84%) Firmware
10 3 (1.42%) BitLocker
10 3 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.42%) XenApp
10 3 (1.42%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.95%) Terminal Server
11 2 (0.95%) UAG
11 2 (0.95%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 26 (12.32%) SCCM
2 23 (10.90%) SCOM
2 23 (10.90%) WSUS
3 18 (8.53%) Norton AntiVirus
3 18 (8.53%) vRealize
4 17 (8.06%) SCVMM
5 8 (3.79%) Puppet
6 7 (3.32%) Cisco CUCM
7 6 (2.84%) NetBackup
8 5 (2.37%) Backup Exec
9 4 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (1.42%) Cisco UCCX
10 3 (1.42%) Microsoft Intune
11 2 (0.95%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (0.95%) Sysprep
12 1 (0.47%) Terraform
Vendors
1 125 (59.24%) VMware
2 101 (47.87%) Microsoft
3 73 (34.60%) Cisco
4 31 (14.69%) Juniper
5 28 (13.27%) HP
6 27 (12.80%) IBM
7 26 (12.32%) Citrix
8 25 (11.85%) Symantec
9 22 (10.43%) Acronis
10 11 (5.21%) 3PAR
11 9 (4.27%) NetApp
12 7 (3.32%) CheckPoint
12 7 (3.32%) Palo Alto
12 7 (3.32%) SolarWinds
13 6 (2.84%) Genesys
14 5 (2.37%) Red Hat
14 5 (2.37%) SonicWALL
15 4 (1.90%) EMC
16 3 (1.42%) arcserve
16 3 (1.42%) Oracle
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 16 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + pension, holidays, discounts, childcare vouchers
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cannock
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Walsall
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Coventry
Montash Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 21 days ago
Warwick
First Utility
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 + Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Leidos
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 days ago