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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 147 172 169
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 92 48 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.48% 0.90% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 0.93% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 63 42 38
Median salary £36,000 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,000 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
5971 5160 4832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.26% 96.90% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4733 4375 4040
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,250
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 3 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 3 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 +6 38 £38,500 +13.23% 4
Warwickshire +11 24 £37,000 +42.30%
Staffordshire +11 13 £35,000 +5.26% 1
Shropshire -18 4 £31,500 +1.61%
Walsall - 4 £31,000 -
Wolverhampton +1 2 £40,000 +11.11% 1
Worcestershire -8 2 £40,000 +14.28%
Solihull +15 1 £40,000 +17.64% 1
Coventry +2 1 £32,500 -13.33%
Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 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 (69.10%) VMware
2 120 (67.42%) Windows
3 107 (60.11%) Windows Server
4 79 (44.38%) Active Directory
5 75 (42.13%) Microsoft
6 67 (37.64%) Cisco
7 56 (31.46%) LAN
7 56 (31.46%) VMware Infrastructure
8 50 (28.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 50 (28.09%) WAN
9 44 (24.72%) MS Exchange
10 42 (23.60%) Windows Server 2008
11 38 (21.35%) Linux
12 37 (20.79%) DNS
13 36 (20.22%) TCP/IP
13 36 (20.22%) Firewall
14 31 (17.42%) SAN
15 30 (16.85%) CCNA
15 30 (16.85%) Cisco Certification
15 30 (16.85%) Hyper-V
15 30 (16.85%) Data Centre
16 28 (15.73%) Juniper
17 27 (15.17%) Citrix
17 27 (15.17%) Amazon AWS
18 26 (14.61%) IBM
19 25 (14.04%) NetApp
20 23 (12.92%) VPN
20 23 (12.92%) ITIL
20 23 (12.92%) vSphere
21 22 (12.36%) Windows Server 2003

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 (24.72%) MS Exchange
2 13 (7.30%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (6.18%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (5.62%) SharePoint
5 8 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (2.81%) IBM Domino
6 5 (2.81%) IBM Notes
7 4 (2.25%) WordPress
8 3 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.69%) IIS
8 3 (1.69%) Moodle
8 3 (1.69%) Skype for Business
8 3 (1.69%) SugarCRM
9 2 (1.12%) JBoss
Applications
1 19 (10.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (6.74%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 27 (15.17%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (6.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (6.74%) Mimecast
3 11 (6.18%) PaaS
4 10 (5.62%) Office 365
5 2 (1.12%) IaaS
5 2 (1.12%) SaaS
6 1 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 56 (31.46%) LAN
2 50 (28.09%) WAN
3 37 (20.79%) DNS
4 36 (20.22%) Firewall
4 36 (20.22%) TCP/IP
5 31 (17.42%) SAN
6 23 (12.92%) VPN
7 21 (11.80%) Network Security
8 20 (11.24%) DHCP
9 14 (7.87%) VoIP
10 12 (6.74%) BGP
10 12 (6.74%) HTTP
10 12 (6.74%) OSPF
11 7 (3.93%) VLAN
12 6 (3.37%) Wireless
13 5 (2.81%) Fibre Channel
14 4 (2.25%) DDNS
14 4 (2.25%) NAS
14 4 (2.25%) NetScaler
14 4 (2.25%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.55%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.30%) MySQL
3 5 (2.81%) Big Data
3 5 (2.81%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.56%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.56%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (5.06%) Telecoms
2 5 (2.81%) Retail
3 3 (1.69%) Finance
4 2 (1.12%) Advertising
4 2 (1.12%) Back Office
4 2 (1.12%) Law
4 2 (1.12%) Legal
5 1 (0.56%) Automotive
5 1 (0.56%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.30%) LAMP
2 3 (1.69%) Web Services
3 1 (0.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 30 (16.85%) Data Centre
2 20 (11.24%) Management Information System
3 8 (4.49%) Clustering
4 7 (3.93%) Tandem
5 6 (3.37%) Statistics
6 5 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.25%) Replication
7 4 (2.25%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.12%) EPoS
8 2 (1.12%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.56%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.56%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.56%) HP Storage
9 1 (0.56%) HP StoreVirtual
9 1 (0.56%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.56%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 120 (67.42%) Windows
2 107 (60.11%) Windows Server
3 50 (28.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 42 (23.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (21.35%) Linux
6 22 (12.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (7.87%) Windows 10
8 10 (5.62%) Windows 7
9 8 (4.49%) Unix
10 5 (2.81%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.12%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (12.92%) ITIL
2 17 (9.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (8.99%) Mentoring
4 14 (7.87%) Service Delivery
5 13 (7.30%) Network Design
6 12 (6.74%) Capacity Planning
6 12 (6.74%) Change Control
6 12 (6.74%) Validation
7 8 (4.49%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (3.37%) Configuration Management
8 6 (3.37%) Network Management
9 5 (2.81%) Analytics
9 5 (2.81%) Open Source
9 5 (2.81%) Patch Management
9 5 (2.81%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (2.25%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (2.25%) Data Management
10 4 (2.25%) Data Protection
10 4 (2.25%) Migration
10 4 (2.25%) Office Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.87%) C
2 13 (7.30%) SQL
3 4 (2.25%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.12%) C#
4 2 (1.12%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.56%) C++
5 1 (0.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (16.85%) CCNA
1 30 (16.85%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (12.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (8.99%) MCSE
4 12 (6.74%) CCNP
5 11 (6.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (5.06%) MCSA
7 8 (4.49%) Security Cleared
8 7 (3.93%) Degree
8 7 (3.93%) MCITP
9 6 (3.37%) MCDST
9 6 (3.37%) MCTS
9 6 (3.37%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.69%) MCP
11 1 (0.56%) CCA
11 1 (0.56%) Citrix Certification
11 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.56%) NCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.30%) SLA
System Software
1 79 (44.38%) Active Directory
2 56 (31.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (16.85%) Hyper-V
4 23 (12.92%) vSphere
5 8 (4.49%) VMware Server
6 7 (3.93%) XenApp
7 5 (2.81%) VMware ESX
7 5 (2.81%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.69%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.69%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (1.69%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.12%) Xen
10 1 (0.56%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.56%) Firmware
10 1 (0.56%) Samba
Systems Management
1 15 (8.43%) SCOM
2 13 (7.30%) WSUS
3 12 (6.74%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (5.06%) SCCM
5 5 (2.81%) Backup Exec
5 5 (2.81%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.56%) Puppet
6 1 (0.56%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.56%) vMotion
6 1 (0.56%) vRealize
6 1 (0.56%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 123 (69.10%) VMware
2 75 (42.13%) Microsoft
3 67 (37.64%) Cisco
4 28 (15.73%) Juniper
5 27 (15.17%) Citrix
6 26 (14.61%) IBM
7 25 (14.04%) NetApp
8 21 (11.80%) HP
9 19 (10.67%) Symantec
10 9 (5.06%) Veeam
11 7 (3.93%) Genesys
12 6 (3.37%) SolarWinds
13 5 (2.81%) Acronis
14 2 (1.12%) Mercator
15 1 (0.56%) 3PAR
15 1 (0.56%) AppDynamics
15 1 (0.56%) Oracle
15 1 (0.56%) Red Hat
15 1 (0.56%) Remedy
15 1 (0.56%) Siemens
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits 0
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
SCC
Posted: 6 days ago
Halesowen
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + benefits!
Posted: 7 days ago
West Midlands
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
EDM Group
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 19 days ago