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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 144 137 169
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +32
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 84 77 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.54% 1.51% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 1.56% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 64 50 52
Median salary £41,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,600 £29,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £42,450
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
5282 4941 5523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.86% 97.15% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4201 4153 4876
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -13 40 £42,250 +12.66% 1
Coventry +6 9 - -
Staffordshire -6 9 £43,000 +50.87% 1
Warwickshire +14 7 £33,500 -19.27% 2
West Bromwich +10 6 £39,250 +63.54%
Solihull -13 4 £38,750 +19.23%
Worcestershire -9 2 £48,000 +28.00%
Herefordshire - 2 £33,500 -
Shropshire - 2 £32,500 -
Dudley +7 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 10 December 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.

1 129 (64.18%) Windows
2 125 (62.19%) Microsoft
3 121 (60.20%) VMware
4 110 (54.73%) Active Directory
5 103 (51.24%) Windows Server
6 92 (45.77%) VMware Infrastructure
7 64 (31.84%) DHCP
8 63 (31.34%) DNS
8 63 (31.34%) Cisco
9 60 (29.85%) Microsoft Azure
9 60 (29.85%) Windows Server 2012
10 55 (27.36%) MS Exchange
11 49 (24.38%) Linux
12 48 (23.88%) MS Excel
12 48 (23.88%) Hyper-V
13 44 (21.89%) Firewall
14 43 (21.39%) SQL
15 39 (19.40%) LAN
15 39 (19.40%) WAN
15 39 (19.40%) Data Centre
16 38 (18.91%) ITIL
16 38 (18.91%) Amazon AWS
17 37 (18.41%) SAN
18 36 (17.91%) TCP/IP
18 36 (17.91%) Office 365
19 34 (16.92%) Windows Server 2008
20 31 (15.42%) PowerShell
21 29 (14.43%) IaaS
21 29 (14.43%) SQL Server
22 28 (13.93%) 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 55 (27.36%) MS Exchange
2 26 (12.94%) Skype for Business
3 19 (9.45%) Exchange Server 2003
4 15 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 14 (6.97%) SharePoint
6 12 (5.97%) IIS
7 11 (5.47%) IBM Notes
8 9 (4.48%) IBM Domino
9 6 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
10 2 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.00%) SAS
11 1 (0.50%) Apache
11 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.50%) WebLogic
Applications
1 48 (23.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (6.47%) assyst
2 9 (4.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 60 (29.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (18.91%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (17.91%) Office 365
4 29 (14.43%) IaaS
5 13 (6.47%) Mimecast
6 11 (5.47%) Azure Active Directory
7 10 (4.98%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (4.98%) PaaS
7 10 (4.98%) SaaS
8 1 (0.50%) GitHub
8 1 (0.50%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 64 (31.84%) DHCP
2 63 (31.34%) DNS
3 44 (21.89%) Firewall
4 39 (19.40%) LAN
4 39 (19.40%) WAN
5 37 (18.41%) SAN
6 36 (17.91%) TCP/IP
7 26 (12.94%) VPN
8 13 (6.47%) Network Security
9 10 (4.98%) Wireless
10 8 (3.98%) BGP
10 8 (3.98%) IPv4
10 8 (3.98%) Remote Desktop
10 8 (3.98%) VLAN
11 7 (3.48%) WLAN
12 6 (2.99%) HTTP
12 6 (2.99%) OSPF
13 5 (2.49%) Fibre Channel
13 5 (2.49%) Skype
13 5 (2.49%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (14.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.49%) Big Data
3 3 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 16 (7.96%) Git (software)
1 16 (7.96%) Visual Studio
2 15 (7.46%) Visual Studio Code
3 11 (5.47%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.50%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.50%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.50%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 14 (6.97%) Retail
2 9 (4.48%) Finance
2 9 (4.48%) Legal
3 5 (2.49%) Manufacturing
3 5 (2.49%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.49%) Advertising
5 2 (1.00%) Automotive
5 2 (1.00%) Back Office
5 2 (1.00%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.00%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.98%) .NET
1 10 (4.98%) ASP.NET
1 10 (4.98%) SOAP
2 1 (0.50%) REST
2 1 (0.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (19.40%) Data Centre
2 25 (12.44%) Public Cloud
3 17 (8.46%) Enterprise Storage
4 11 (5.47%) Clustering
5 10 (4.98%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (3.48%) Driving Licence
6 7 (3.48%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.48%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.49%) FMCG
8 4 (1.99%) Fintech
9 2 (1.00%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.00%) EMC VNX
9 2 (1.00%) EPoS
9 2 (1.00%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.00%) VCE vBlock
9 2 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.50%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 129 (64.18%) Windows
2 103 (51.24%) Windows Server
3 60 (29.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 49 (24.38%) Linux
5 34 (16.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (9.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 18 (8.96%) Unix
8 11 (5.47%) SUSE
9 7 (3.48%) Solaris
9 7 (3.48%) Windows 10
9 7 (3.48%) Windows 7
10 3 (1.49%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.00%) VyOS
11 2 (1.00%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (18.91%) ITIL
2 19 (9.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (6.97%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (6.47%) Validation
5 12 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (5.97%) Service Management
6 10 (4.98%) Change Management
6 10 (4.98%) Infrastructure Management
6 10 (4.98%) SDLC
6 10 (4.98%) Software Testing
7 9 (4.48%) CRM
7 9 (4.48%) Project Planning
8 8 (3.98%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (3.98%) Logistics
8 8 (3.98%) Problem Management
8 8 (3.98%) Server Virtualisation
9 7 (3.48%) Capacity Planning
9 7 (3.48%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 7 (3.48%) Network Load Balancing
9 7 (3.48%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (21.39%) SQL
2 31 (15.42%) PowerShell
3 16 (7.96%) C
4 11 (5.47%) JavaScript
5 10 (4.98%) C#
5 10 (4.98%) PHP
6 2 (1.00%) Java
6 2 (1.00%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.00%) VB
7 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.50%) Perl
7 1 (0.50%) Ruby
7 1 (0.50%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (13.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (11.44%) MCSE
3 20 (9.95%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (9.45%) CCNA
4 19 (9.45%) Degree
5 12 (5.97%) MCSA
6 10 (4.98%) MCITP
7 9 (4.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (3.48%) CCSA
8 7 (3.48%) JNCIA
8 7 (3.48%) JNCIS
9 5 (2.49%) CCNP
10 4 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.49%) Citrix Certification
11 3 (1.49%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.49%) Security Cleared
12 2 (1.00%) MCP
13 1 (0.50%) MCTS
13 1 (0.50%) NCDA
13 1 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.97%) SLA
System Software
1 110 (54.73%) Active Directory
2 92 (45.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 48 (23.88%) Hyper-V
4 28 (13.93%) vSphere
5 15 (7.46%) Virtual Servers
6 13 (6.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 12 (5.97%) VMware Workstation
8 11 (5.47%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (3.48%) Terminal Server
10 6 (2.99%) Forefront TMG
10 6 (2.99%) Terminal Services
11 4 (1.99%) UAG
11 4 (1.99%) VMware ESX
12 3 (1.49%) BitLocker
12 3 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (1.00%) Firmware
13 2 (1.00%) XenApp
14 1 (0.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (9.95%) SCCM
1 20 (9.95%) SCOM
2 13 (6.47%) Norton AntiVirus
3 12 (5.97%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (5.97%) Puppet
4 11 (5.47%) SCVMM
5 10 (4.98%) vRealize
6 8 (3.98%) WSUS
7 7 (3.48%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (2.49%) Backup Exec
9 3 (1.49%) Cisco UCCX
9 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (1.00%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (1.00%) NetBackup
10 2 (1.00%) Sysprep
11 1 (0.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 1 (0.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 125 (62.19%) Microsoft
2 121 (60.20%) VMware
3 63 (31.34%) Cisco
4 27 (13.43%) NetApp
5 20 (9.95%) Citrix
6 19 (9.45%) HP
7 17 (8.46%) 3PAR
7 17 (8.46%) Symantec
8 16 (7.96%) EMC
9 15 (7.46%) CheckPoint
10 14 (6.97%) Juniper
11 13 (6.47%) SonicWALL
12 9 (4.48%) Acronis
12 9 (4.48%) IBM
12 9 (4.48%) Palo Alto
12 9 (4.48%) SolarWinds
13 7 (3.48%) Dell
14 6 (2.99%) Red Hat
15 5 (2.49%) Dell Compellent
15 5 (2.49%) SAP
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