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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 143 164 161
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 96 57 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.57% 1.06% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 1.09% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 69 47 57
Median salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
5884 5240 5202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.35% 97.04% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4636 4376 4387
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +20 49 £42,500 +25.00% 3
Warwickshire +15 22 £36,500 +40.38% 1
Staffordshire -13 11 £35,000 +12.00% 1
Walsall - 3 £31,000 -
Solihull +10 2 £41,250 +21.32% 1
Worcestershire -2 2 £40,000 +40.35%
Shropshire -25 1 £31,500 +1.61%
Halesowen - 1 £32,500 - 1
Herefordshire - 1 - -
Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 123 (65.78%) VMware
2 122 (65.24%) Windows
3 110 (58.82%) Windows Server
4 87 (46.52%) Active Directory
5 78 (41.71%) Microsoft
6 64 (34.22%) Cisco
7 60 (32.09%) LAN
8 57 (30.48%) Windows Server 2012
9 56 (29.95%) VMware Infrastructure
10 54 (28.88%) WAN
11 44 (23.53%) MS Exchange
12 43 (22.99%) DNS
13 42 (22.46%) Windows Server 2008
14 39 (20.86%) TCP/IP
15 38 (20.32%) Firewall
16 37 (19.79%) SAN
17 36 (19.25%) Linux
18 34 (18.18%) Hyper-V
19 31 (16.58%) Data Centre
20 29 (15.51%) Juniper
21 28 (14.97%) Amazon AWS
22 27 (14.44%) Cisco Certification
22 27 (14.44%) CCNA
23 26 (13.90%) VPN
24 25 (13.37%) IBM
25 24 (12.83%) Windows Server 2003
25 24 (12.83%) Citrix
25 24 (12.83%) vSphere
26 23 (12.30%) DHCP
27 22 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification

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 44 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 14 (7.49%) Exchange Server 2003
3 12 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (5.88%) SharePoint
5 10 (5.35%) IBM Domino
6 9 (4.81%) IBM Notes
7 7 (3.74%) Skype for Business
8 4 (2.14%) WordPress
9 3 (1.60%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.60%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (1.07%) JBoss
10 2 (1.07%) Moodle
10 2 (1.07%) SugarCRM
11 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.53%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (7.49%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.21%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (6.95%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 28 (14.97%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (11.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (6.95%) Mimecast
4 12 (6.42%) PaaS
5 11 (5.88%) Office 365
6 6 (3.21%) IaaS
6 6 (3.21%) SaaS
7 5 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.07%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 60 (32.09%) LAN
2 54 (28.88%) WAN
3 43 (22.99%) DNS
4 39 (20.86%) TCP/IP
5 38 (20.32%) Firewall
6 37 (19.79%) SAN
7 26 (13.90%) VPN
8 23 (12.30%) DHCP
9 20 (10.70%) Network Security
10 13 (6.95%) HTTP
10 13 (6.95%) VoIP
11 12 (6.42%) BGP
11 12 (6.42%) OSPF
12 6 (3.21%) VLAN
12 6 (3.21%) Wireless
13 4 (2.14%) DDNS
13 4 (2.14%) NAS
13 4 (2.14%) Remote Desktop
13 4 (2.14%) Wi-Fi
14 3 (1.60%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.02%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.81%) MySQL
3 5 (2.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.53%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (4.28%) Telecoms
2 7 (3.74%) Retail
3 3 (1.60%) Finance
3 3 (1.60%) Legal
4 2 (1.07%) Advertising
4 2 (1.07%) Back Office
4 2 (1.07%) Law
5 1 (0.53%) Automotive
5 1 (0.53%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.81%) LAMP
2 5 (2.67%) .NET
3 4 (2.14%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.07%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (16.58%) Data Centre
2 18 (9.63%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.74%) Clustering
3 7 (3.74%) Tandem
4 5 (2.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (2.67%) Public Cloud
4 5 (2.67%) Statistics
5 4 (2.14%) Replication
6 3 (1.60%) iPad
6 3 (1.60%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.07%) EPoS
7 2 (1.07%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.53%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.53%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.53%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.53%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.53%) HP StoreVirtual
8 1 (0.53%) iPhone
8 1 (0.53%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.53%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 122 (65.24%) Windows
2 110 (58.82%) Windows Server
3 57 (30.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 42 (22.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (19.25%) Linux
6 24 (12.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (8.56%) Windows 10
8 13 (6.95%) Windows 7
9 8 (4.28%) Unix
9 8 (4.28%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.07%) CentOS
10 2 (1.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.07%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.07%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.53%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (11.23%) ITIL
2 18 (9.63%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (8.56%) Mentoring
4 13 (6.95%) Validation
5 12 (6.42%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (6.42%) Change Control
5 12 (6.42%) Network Design
6 10 (5.35%) Service Delivery
7 7 (3.74%) Configuration Management
8 6 (3.21%) Open Source
8 6 (3.21%) Patch Management
9 5 (2.67%) Coaching
9 5 (2.67%) Network Management
9 5 (2.67%) SDLC
9 5 (2.67%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (2.14%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (2.14%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (2.14%) Data Protection
10 4 (2.14%) ITIL V3
10 4 (2.14%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (8.02%) C
2 14 (7.49%) SQL
3 6 (3.21%) C#
3 6 (3.21%) PowerShell
4 4 (2.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.14%) PHP
4 4 (2.14%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.07%) Perl
6 1 (0.53%) C++
6 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (14.44%) CCNA
1 27 (14.44%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 17 (9.09%) MCSE
4 12 (6.42%) CCNP
5 11 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (5.35%) MCSA
7 9 (4.81%) Degree
7 9 (4.81%) Security Cleared
8 7 (3.74%) SC Cleared
9 6 (3.21%) MCDST
9 6 (3.21%) MCITP
9 6 (3.21%) MCTS
10 2 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.53%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.49%) SLA
System Software
1 87 (46.52%) Active Directory
2 56 (29.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 24 (12.83%) vSphere
5 8 (4.28%) VMware Server
6 6 (3.21%) XenApp
7 5 (2.67%) VMware ESX
7 5 (2.67%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (2.14%) Firmware
9 2 (1.07%) BitLocker
9 2 (1.07%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (1.07%) Xen
9 2 (1.07%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.53%) Samba
10 1 (0.53%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (9.63%) WSUS
2 17 (9.09%) SCOM
3 13 (6.95%) Norton AntiVirus
3 13 (6.95%) SCCM
4 6 (3.21%) NetBackup
4 6 (3.21%) vRealize
5 5 (2.67%) Backup Exec
5 5 (2.67%) SCVMM
6 3 (1.60%) Puppet
7 2 (1.07%) Windows Intune
8 1 (0.53%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.53%) vMotion
Vendors
1 123 (65.78%) VMware
2 78 (41.71%) Microsoft
3 64 (34.22%) Cisco
4 29 (15.51%) Juniper
5 25 (13.37%) IBM
6 24 (12.83%) Citrix
7 20 (10.70%) HP
7 20 (10.70%) Symantec
8 13 (6.95%) NetApp
9 11 (5.88%) Acronis
10 8 (4.28%) Veeam
11 7 (3.74%) Genesys
12 6 (3.21%) SolarWinds
13 3 (1.60%) 3PAR
13 3 (1.60%) Red Hat
14 2 (1.07%) Mercator
15 1 (0.53%) arcserve
15 1 (0.53%) Intel Security
15 1 (0.53%) Remedy
15 1 (0.53%) Sophos
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Halesowen
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + benefits!
Posted: 18 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 13 days ago
Staffordshire
greywood
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago