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

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 140 164 158
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 99 66 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.62% 1.14% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 1.18% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 71 55 59
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £22,950
10% offered a salary of more than £48,550 £41,500 £45,150
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
5888 5586 5240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.29% 96.71% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4617 4640 4434
Median salary £38,500 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.53% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £24,000
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 1 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 1 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 61 £42,500 +21.42% 5
Warwickshire +23 16 £37,000 +42.30%
Staffordshire -13 9 £40,000 +16.36% 1
Solihull +12 2 £41,250 +37.50%
Worcestershire +8 2 £40,000 +31.14%
Walsall - 2 £32,643 -
Herefordshire -6 1 - -
Shropshire -19 1 £35,000 +5.26%
Halesowen - 1 £32,500 -
Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 114 (61.96%) Windows
2 113 (61.41%) VMware
3 107 (58.15%) Windows Server
4 91 (49.46%) Active Directory
5 77 (41.85%) Microsoft
6 66 (35.87%) Cisco
7 63 (34.24%) LAN
8 57 (30.98%) WAN
8 57 (30.98%) VMware Infrastructure
9 56 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 52 (28.26%) DNS
11 46 (25.00%) SAN
12 45 (24.46%) TCP/IP
13 43 (23.37%) Firewall
14 42 (22.83%) MS Exchange
15 39 (21.20%) Hyper-V
16 37 (20.11%) Windows Server 2008
17 32 (17.39%) VPN
18 31 (16.85%) Amazon AWS
19 29 (15.76%) Microsoft Azure
19 29 (15.76%) DHCP
19 29 (15.76%) Juniper
20 28 (15.22%) Linux
21 26 (14.13%) vSphere
21 26 (14.13%) Data Centre
22 25 (13.59%) Windows Server 2003
22 25 (13.59%) CCNA
22 25 (13.59%) Cisco Certification
22 25 (13.59%) IBM
23 23 (12.50%) 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 42 (22.83%) MS Exchange
2 16 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
3 14 (7.61%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (7.61%) IBM Domino
4 13 (7.07%) IBM Notes
5 12 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (6.52%) SharePoint
6 10 (5.43%) Skype for Business
7 4 (2.17%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.63%) WordPress
9 2 (1.09%) JBoss
10 1 (0.54%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (4.89%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (8.70%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 31 (16.85%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (15.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (8.70%) Mimecast
4 14 (7.61%) PaaS
5 11 (5.98%) Office 365
6 10 (5.43%) IaaS
6 10 (5.43%) SaaS
7 9 (4.89%) Amazon EC2
8 5 (2.72%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 63 (34.24%) LAN
2 57 (30.98%) WAN
3 52 (28.26%) DNS
4 46 (25.00%) SAN
5 45 (24.46%) TCP/IP
6 43 (23.37%) Firewall
7 32 (17.39%) VPN
8 29 (15.76%) DHCP
9 21 (11.41%) Network Security
10 13 (7.07%) BGP
10 13 (7.07%) HTTP
11 12 (6.52%) OSPF
12 7 (3.80%) VLAN
12 7 (3.80%) VoIP
13 5 (2.72%) Skype
13 5 (2.72%) Wireless
14 4 (2.17%) DDNS
14 4 (2.17%) NAS
14 4 (2.17%) Remote Desktop
14 4 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.43%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.26%) MySQL
3 4 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.54%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.54%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.54%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (2.17%) Retail
1 4 (2.17%) Telecoms
2 3 (1.63%) Finance
2 3 (1.63%) Legal
3 2 (1.09%) Automotive
3 2 (1.09%) Back Office
3 2 (1.09%) Law
4 1 (0.54%) Advertising
4 1 (0.54%) Banking
4 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.89%) .NET
2 8 (4.35%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.72%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.13%) Data Centre
2 14 (7.61%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.89%) Public Cloud
4 8 (4.35%) Clustering
5 7 (3.80%) Tandem
6 4 (2.17%) Replication
7 3 (1.63%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (1.63%) iPad
7 3 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.54%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.54%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.54%) HP Storage
8 1 (0.54%) HP StoreVirtual
8 1 (0.54%) iPhone
8 1 (0.54%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.54%) Statistics
8 1 (0.54%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 114 (61.96%) Windows
2 107 (58.15%) Windows Server
3 56 (30.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (20.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (15.22%) Linux
6 25 (13.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (8.70%) Windows 10
8 12 (6.52%) Windows 7
9 6 (3.26%) Windows 8
10 5 (2.72%) CentOS
10 5 (2.72%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.63%) Unix
12 2 (1.09%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.54%) Solaris
13 1 (0.54%) VyOS
13 1 (0.54%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (11.41%) ITIL
2 18 (9.78%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (8.70%) Validation
4 13 (7.07%) Mentoring
5 12 (6.52%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (6.52%) Change Control
5 12 (6.52%) Network Design
6 9 (4.89%) SDLC
7 8 (4.35%) Configuration Management
7 8 (4.35%) Software Testing
8 7 (3.80%) Service Delivery
9 6 (3.26%) Coaching
10 5 (2.72%) ITIL V3
10 5 (2.72%) Open Source
10 5 (2.72%) Patch Management
10 5 (2.72%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (2.17%) Incident Management
11 4 (2.17%) Server Building
12 3 (1.63%) Line Management
12 3 (1.63%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.70%) C
2 15 (8.15%) SQL
3 9 (4.89%) C#
4 8 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 8 (4.35%) PHP
5 6 (3.26%) PowerShell
6 5 (2.72%) Perl
6 5 (2.72%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.54%) C++
7 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (13.59%) CCNA
1 25 (13.59%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (9.78%) MCSE
4 12 (6.52%) CCNP
5 11 (5.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (5.43%) MCSA
7 9 (4.89%) Degree
8 8 (4.35%) MCITP
9 7 (3.80%) SC Cleared
9 7 (3.80%) Security Cleared
10 3 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.63%) MCDST
10 3 (1.63%) MCTS
11 2 (1.09%) MCP
12 1 (0.54%) CCSA
12 1 (0.54%) JNCIA
12 1 (0.54%) JNCIS
12 1 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (9.24%) SLA
System Software
1 91 (49.46%) Active Directory
2 57 (30.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (21.20%) Hyper-V
4 26 (14.13%) vSphere
5 9 (4.89%) Virtual Machines
6 5 (2.72%) Firmware
6 5 (2.72%) VMware ESX
6 5 (2.72%) VMware Server
7 4 (2.17%) BitLocker
7 4 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.09%) XenApp
8 2 (1.09%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.54%) Samba
9 1 (0.54%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.54%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.54%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 22 (11.96%) WSUS
2 21 (11.41%) SCOM
3 17 (9.24%) SCCM
4 16 (8.70%) Norton AntiVirus
5 10 (5.43%) vRealize
6 9 (4.89%) SCVMM
7 6 (3.26%) Puppet
8 4 (2.17%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (2.17%) NetBackup
9 3 (1.63%) Backup Exec
9 3 (1.63%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (1.09%) McAfee ePO
11 1 (0.54%) Cisco UCCX
11 1 (0.54%) vMotion
Vendors
1 113 (61.41%) VMware
2 77 (41.85%) Microsoft
3 66 (35.87%) Cisco
4 29 (15.76%) Juniper
5 25 (13.59%) IBM
6 22 (11.96%) HP
7 21 (11.41%) Symantec
8 19 (10.33%) Citrix
9 17 (9.24%) Acronis
10 7 (3.80%) Genesys
10 7 (3.80%) NetApp
11 6 (3.26%) 3PAR
12 5 (2.72%) Red Hat
12 5 (2.72%) SolarWinds
12 5 (2.72%) Veeam
13 3 (1.63%) SonicWALL
14 2 (1.09%) Intel Security
14 2 (1.09%) Remedy
15 1 (0.54%) CheckPoint
15 1 (0.54%) Sophos
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