The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Infrastructure Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 211 191 201
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 8 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.020% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.021% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 5
Average salary £34,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,950 £40,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,750 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+6.91% -7.55%
Senior 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
5066 4692 4847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.30% 95.52% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 4310 3916 4057
Average salary £39,750 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.62% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer across the West Midlands region.

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -8 5 £34,000 -15.00%
Solihull - 2 £34,000 -
Shropshire - 2 - -
Staffordshire - 2 £34,000 -
Coventry - 1 £37,500 -
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
England

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Senior Infrastructure Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Infrastructure Engineer in their job title.

1 11 (84.62%) MS Exchange
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) Citrix
2 10 (76.92%) VMware
3 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 9 (69.23%) Windows
4 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
5 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (53.85%) SAN
5 7 (53.85%) Firewall
6 6 (46.15%) WAN
6 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
7 5 (38.46%) LAN
8 4 (30.77%) NetApp
8 4 (30.77%) vSphere
8 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
9 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
9 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (15.38%) SonicWALL
10 2 (15.38%) SCCM
10 2 (15.38%) VLAN
10 2 (15.38%) Advertising
10 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
10 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
10 2 (15.38%) DNS

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Senior Infrastructure Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Infrastructure Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (84.62%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (7.69%) Lync
4 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) SAN
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) WAN
2 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
3 5 (38.46%) LAN
4 2 (15.38%) DHCP
4 2 (15.38%) VLAN
4 2 (15.38%) Network Security
4 2 (15.38%) DNS
5 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
5 1 (7.69%) NAS
5 1 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
General
1 2 (15.38%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
6 1 (7.69%) Linux
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
6 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (15.38%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
2 2 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) People Management
3 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (7.69%) Network Design
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) High Availability
3 1 (7.69%) Change Control
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) MCSA
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (61.54%) Hyper-V
3 4 (30.77%) vSphere
4 2 (15.38%) XenApp
4 2 (15.38%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
1 10 (76.92%) Citrix
1 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) NetApp
3 2 (15.38%) SonicWALL
4 1 (7.69%) ProCurve
4 1 (7.69%) Veeam
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) Symantec
4 1 (7.69%) Altiris
4 1 (7.69%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) HP
4 1 (7.69%) Dell