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 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 133 154 159
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 104 78 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.72% 1.33% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% 1.38% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 72 70 55
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,000 £45,750
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
5800 5639 5117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.92% 95.82% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4581 4624 4273
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 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 July 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 July 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 +22 64 £41,500 +18.57% 5
Warwickshire +18 15 £36,000 -8.86% 2
Staffordshire -4 11 £40,000 +29.03% 2
Coventry -4 3 £42,500 +46.55% 2
Herefordshire -7 2 £45,000 +16.12%
Shropshire -15 2 £35,000 +11.11%
Walsall - 2 £37,950 -
Solihull +7 1 £42,500 +41.66%
Worcestershire +7 1 £37,500 - 1
Halesowen - 1 £32,500 -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £40,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 122 (61.62%) Windows
2 120 (60.61%) VMware
3 113 (57.07%) Windows Server
4 96 (48.48%) Active Directory
5 88 (44.44%) Microsoft
6 73 (36.87%) Cisco
7 66 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 65 (32.83%) LAN
9 63 (31.82%) DNS
10 61 (30.81%) Windows Server 2012
11 59 (29.80%) WAN
12 49 (24.75%) SAN
13 48 (24.24%) Firewall
14 46 (23.23%) TCP/IP
14 46 (23.23%) Hyper-V
15 43 (21.72%) MS Exchange
16 39 (19.70%) DHCP
16 39 (19.70%) Microsoft Azure
17 37 (18.69%) Windows Server 2008
17 37 (18.69%) VPN
18 35 (17.68%) Amazon AWS
19 30 (15.15%) Data Centre
19 30 (15.15%) Juniper
20 28 (14.14%) Cisco Certification
20 28 (14.14%) CCNA
21 27 (13.64%) IBM
21 27 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
21 27 (13.64%) vSphere
22 26 (13.13%) Linux
23 25 (12.63%) 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 43 (21.72%) MS Exchange
2 17 (8.59%) IBM Domino
3 16 (8.08%) Exchange Server 2003
3 16 (8.08%) IBM Notes
4 14 (7.07%) SharePoint
5 13 (6.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 12 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (4.55%) Skype for Business
8 4 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (2.02%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.01%) IIS
10 1 (0.51%) Apache
10 1 (0.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (5.05%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (8.08%) assyst
2 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 39 (19.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 35 (17.68%) Amazon AWS
3 17 (8.59%) IaaS
4 16 (8.08%) Mimecast
5 15 (7.58%) Office 365
5 15 (7.58%) PaaS
6 13 (6.57%) Amazon EC2
6 13 (6.57%) SaaS
7 5 (2.53%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 65 (32.83%) LAN
2 63 (31.82%) DNS
3 59 (29.80%) WAN
4 49 (24.75%) SAN
5 48 (24.24%) Firewall
6 46 (23.23%) TCP/IP
7 39 (19.70%) DHCP
8 37 (18.69%) VPN
9 21 (10.61%) Network Security
10 14 (7.07%) BGP
11 13 (6.57%) HTTP
12 12 (6.06%) OSPF
13 8 (4.04%) VLAN
13 8 (4.04%) VoIP
14 6 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
14 6 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
15 5 (2.53%) Wireless
16 4 (2.02%) DDNS
16 4 (2.02%) NAS
17 3 (1.52%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.54%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.52%) MySQL
2 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.51%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (2.02%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.52%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.01%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (1.01%) Visual Studio Code
4 1 (0.51%) TeamCity
General
1 8 (4.04%) Retail
2 6 (3.03%) Legal
3 4 (2.02%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.52%) Automotive
4 3 (1.52%) Back Office
4 3 (1.52%) Finance
5 2 (1.01%) Advertising
5 2 (1.01%) Law
5 2 (1.01%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.51%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.57%) .NET
2 12 (6.06%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.01%) LAMP
4 1 (0.51%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 30 (15.15%) Data Centre
2 15 (7.58%) Public Cloud
3 13 (6.57%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.55%) Clustering
5 7 (3.54%) Tandem
6 5 (2.53%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.02%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.52%) iPad
9 1 (0.51%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.51%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.51%) FMCG
9 1 (0.51%) HP StoreVirtual
9 1 (0.51%) iPhone
9 1 (0.51%) Replication
9 1 (0.51%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.51%) Telematics
9 1 (0.51%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 122 (61.62%) Windows
2 113 (57.07%) Windows Server
3 61 (30.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (18.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (13.13%) Linux
6 25 (12.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (8.08%) Windows 10
8 12 (6.06%) Windows 7
9 5 (2.53%) CentOS
9 5 (2.53%) Ubuntu
9 5 (2.53%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.01%) Solaris
10 2 (1.01%) Unix
10 2 (1.01%) VyOS
11 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (12.12%) ITIL
2 18 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (8.08%) Validation
4 13 (6.57%) Network Design
4 13 (6.57%) SDLC
5 12 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (6.06%) Change Control
5 12 (6.06%) Software Testing
6 11 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 7 (3.54%) Coaching
7 7 (3.54%) Incident Management
8 6 (3.03%) Change Management
8 6 (3.03%) Configuration Management
8 6 (3.03%) Problem Management
9 5 (2.53%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (2.53%) Line Management
9 5 (2.53%) Open Source
9 5 (2.53%) Patch Management
9 5 (2.53%) Server Building
9 5 (2.53%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (12.12%) SQL
2 17 (8.59%) C
3 13 (6.57%) C#
3 13 (6.57%) PowerShell
4 12 (6.06%) JavaScript
4 12 (6.06%) PHP
5 5 (2.53%) Perl
5 5 (2.53%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.51%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.51%) C++
6 1 (0.51%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (14.14%) CCNA
1 28 (14.14%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (10.10%) MCSE
4 14 (7.07%) CCNP
4 14 (7.07%) Degree
5 12 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (5.05%) MCITP
6 10 (5.05%) MCSA
7 4 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.52%) MCP
8 3 (1.52%) SC Cleared
8 3 (1.52%) Security Cleared
9 2 (1.01%) CCSA
9 2 (1.01%) JNCIA
9 2 (1.01%) JNCIS
9 2 (1.01%) MCDST
9 2 (1.01%) MCTS
10 1 (0.51%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.59%) SLA
System Software
1 96 (48.48%) Active Directory
2 66 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (23.23%) Hyper-V
4 27 (13.64%) vSphere
5 13 (6.57%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (3.54%) Virtual Servers
7 6 (3.03%) Firmware
7 6 (3.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 5 (2.53%) VMware ESX
9 4 (2.02%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (2.02%) VMware Server
10 3 (1.52%) BitLocker
11 2 (1.01%) XenApp
11 2 (1.01%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.51%) Samba
12 1 (0.51%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 24 (12.12%) SCCM
2 23 (11.62%) WSUS
3 20 (10.10%) SCOM
4 16 (8.08%) Norton AntiVirus
5 14 (7.07%) vRealize
6 13 (6.57%) SCVMM
7 8 (4.04%) Puppet
8 5 (2.53%) Cisco CUCM
9 4 (2.02%) Backup Exec
9 4 (2.02%) NetBackup
10 3 (1.52%) Cisco UCCX
10 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Intune
11 2 (1.01%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (1.01%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.51%) vMotion
Vendors
1 120 (60.61%) VMware
2 88 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 73 (36.87%) Cisco
4 30 (15.15%) Juniper
5 27 (13.64%) IBM
6 25 (12.63%) Citrix
6 25 (12.63%) HP
7 21 (10.61%) Symantec
8 20 (10.10%) Acronis
9 7 (3.54%) 3PAR
9 7 (3.54%) Genesys
10 6 (3.03%) NetApp
11 5 (2.53%) Red Hat
11 5 (2.53%) SolarWinds
11 5 (2.53%) SonicWALL
12 2 (1.01%) Brocade
12 2 (1.01%) CheckPoint
12 2 (1.01%) Intel Security
12 2 (1.01%) ProCurve
12 2 (1.01%) Remedy
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £48000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
VIQU
Salary: £45k - 55k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Montash
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum plus excellent benefits / bonus - Tr
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 20 days ago