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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
England / West Midlands
Rank 148 144 157
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 67 74 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.37% 1.41% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.41% 1.46% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 59 53 57
Median salary £40,000 £35,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.88% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,050 £29,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,250 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
4758 5058 4918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.38% 96.47% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3783 4203 4312
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 -31 25 £42,500 +13.33%
Warwickshire +35 17 £36,250 - 1
Staffordshire +1 6 £40,250 +46.36%
West Bromwich +15 5 £42,500 +77.08%
Coventry +7 3 £33,750 +3.84% 2
Shropshire - 3 £32,500 -
Solihull -11 2 £42,500 +30.76%
Herefordshire -25 2 £33,500 +26.41%
Dudley +15 1 £32,500 -
Wolverhampton +4 1 £33,000 -17.50%
Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 131 (67.18%) Windows
2 123 (63.08%) Microsoft
3 116 (59.49%) VMware
4 112 (57.44%) Active Directory
5 107 (54.87%) Windows Server
6 84 (43.08%) VMware Infrastructure
7 63 (32.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 60 (30.77%) Cisco
9 59 (30.26%) MS Exchange
9 59 (30.26%) DHCP
10 57 (29.23%) Microsoft Azure
11 55 (28.21%) DNS
12 54 (27.69%) MS Excel
13 53 (27.18%) Linux
14 43 (22.05%) Hyper-V
15 42 (21.54%) Firewall
16 41 (21.03%) Amazon AWS
17 40 (20.51%) SQL
17 40 (20.51%) TCP/IP
18 37 (18.97%) Office 365
19 32 (16.41%) Data Centre
19 32 (16.41%) Windows Server 2008
19 32 (16.41%) WAN
19 32 (16.41%) LAN
19 32 (16.41%) ITIL
20 30 (15.38%) NetApp
21 27 (13.85%) SAN
22 26 (13.33%) SQL Server
22 26 (13.33%) vSphere
23 25 (12.82%) Skype for Business

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 59 (30.26%) MS Exchange
2 25 (12.82%) Skype for Business
3 19 (9.74%) Exchange Server 2003
4 18 (9.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (6.67%) SharePoint
6 11 (5.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (5.64%) IIS
7 6 (3.08%) IBM Notes
8 4 (2.05%) IBM Domino
9 2 (1.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.03%) SAS
10 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
Applications
1 54 (27.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (6.15%) assyst
2 8 (4.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 57 (29.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 41 (21.03%) Amazon AWS
3 37 (18.97%) Office 365
4 23 (11.79%) IaaS
5 12 (6.15%) Mimecast
6 8 (4.10%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (2.56%) PaaS
7 5 (2.56%) SaaS
8 1 (0.51%) GitHub
8 1 (0.51%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 59 (30.26%) DHCP
2 55 (28.21%) DNS
3 42 (21.54%) Firewall
4 40 (20.51%) TCP/IP
5 32 (16.41%) LAN
5 32 (16.41%) WAN
6 27 (13.85%) SAN
7 20 (10.26%) VPN
8 19 (9.74%) Network Security
9 13 (6.67%) BGP
9 13 (6.67%) HTTP
9 13 (6.67%) OSPF
10 7 (3.59%) IPv4
10 7 (3.59%) Remote Desktop
10 7 (3.59%) Wireless
11 6 (3.08%) VLAN
12 5 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
12 5 (2.56%) WLAN
13 4 (2.05%) Skype
14 3 (1.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.56%) Big Data
3 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 15 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 15 (7.69%) Visual Studio
2 14 (7.18%) Visual Studio Code
3 10 (5.13%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.51%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.51%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 11 (5.64%) Retail
2 9 (4.62%) Finance
3 5 (2.56%) Legal
4 4 (2.05%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.54%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.03%) Advertising
6 2 (1.03%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.03%) Publishing
7 1 (0.51%) Back Office
7 1 (0.51%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.62%) SOAP
2 5 (2.56%) .NET
2 5 (2.56%) ASP.NET
3 4 (2.05%) Web Services
4 1 (0.51%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 32 (16.41%) Data Centre
2 19 (9.74%) Enterprise Storage
2 19 (9.74%) Public Cloud
3 13 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 9 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (4.10%) Clustering
6 7 (3.59%) Driving Licence
6 7 (3.59%) Fintech
7 4 (2.05%) FMCG
8 2 (1.03%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.03%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.03%) EPoS
8 2 (1.03%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.03%) VCE vBlock
9 1 (0.51%) HP StoreVirtual
9 1 (0.51%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.51%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 131 (67.18%) Windows
2 107 (54.87%) Windows Server
3 63 (32.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 53 (27.18%) Linux
5 32 (16.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (8.21%) Unix
7 15 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 14 (7.18%) Windows 7
9 11 (5.64%) SUSE
10 9 (4.62%) Windows 8
11 5 (2.56%) Solaris
11 5 (2.56%) Windows 10
12 2 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.03%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.51%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (16.41%) ITIL
2 24 (12.31%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
4 12 (6.15%) Change Control
4 12 (6.15%) Validation
5 11 (5.64%) Service Management
6 9 (4.62%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (4.62%) Change Management
6 9 (4.62%) Infrastructure Management
6 9 (4.62%) Logistics
6 9 (4.62%) Project Planning
7 8 (4.10%) CRM
7 8 (4.10%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (3.59%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 7 (3.59%) Network Load Balancing
8 7 (3.59%) Problem Management
8 7 (3.59%) Project Management
8 7 (3.59%) Server Virtualisation
9 6 (3.08%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 40 (20.51%) SQL
2 25 (12.82%) PowerShell
3 15 (7.69%) C
4 6 (3.08%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.56%) C#
5 5 (2.56%) PHP
6 2 (1.03%) Java
6 2 (1.03%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.03%) VB
7 1 (0.51%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (9.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (7.69%) MCSE
3 13 (6.67%) CCNA
3 13 (6.67%) Degree
4 9 (4.62%) MCSA
5 8 (4.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (3.08%) MCITP
7 5 (2.56%) CCSA
7 5 (2.56%) JNCIA
7 5 (2.56%) JNCIS
8 3 (1.54%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.03%) CCNP
9 2 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.03%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.03%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.51%) MCTS
10 1 (0.51%) NCDA
10 1 (0.51%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.18%) SLA
System Software
1 112 (57.44%) Active Directory
2 84 (43.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 43 (22.05%) Hyper-V
4 26 (13.33%) vSphere
5 14 (7.18%) Virtual Servers
5 14 (7.18%) VMware Workstation
6 12 (6.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 7 (3.59%) Forefront TMG
7 7 (3.59%) Terminal Server
8 6 (3.08%) Terminal Services
8 6 (3.08%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (2.56%) VMware ESX
9 5 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (2.05%) UAG
11 3 (1.54%) XenApp
12 2 (1.03%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (10.26%) SCOM
2 16 (8.21%) SCCM
3 12 (6.15%) Norton AntiVirus
4 11 (5.64%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (5.13%) Puppet
6 6 (3.08%) SCVMM
7 5 (2.56%) Cisco CUCM
7 5 (2.56%) vRealize
8 4 (2.05%) Backup Exec
9 2 (1.03%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (1.03%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Intune
9 2 (1.03%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.03%) Sysprep
9 2 (1.03%) WSUS
10 1 (0.51%) Cisco UCCX
10 1 (0.51%) Terraform
Vendors
1 123 (63.08%) Microsoft
2 116 (59.49%) VMware
3 60 (30.77%) Cisco
4 30 (15.38%) NetApp
5 19 (9.74%) Citrix
6 18 (9.23%) EMC
6 18 (9.23%) Juniper
7 17 (8.72%) 3PAR
8 16 (8.21%) Symantec
9 15 (7.69%) HP
10 14 (7.18%) CheckPoint
11 10 (5.13%) SolarWinds
11 10 (5.13%) SonicWALL
12 8 (4.10%) Dell
13 7 (3.59%) Palo Alto
14 5 (2.56%) Dell Compellent
14 5 (2.56%) Red Hat
15 4 (2.05%) Acronis
15 4 (2.05%) IBM
15 4 (2.05%) SAP
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £37500 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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