The median annual salary for a Infrastructure Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 92 95 100
Rank change year-on-year +3 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 32 39 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.75% 1.66% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.80% 1.74% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 32 27 14
Median salary £45,000 £39,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.92% +19.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £54,075 £48,100 £39,550
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1777 2245 1671
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 97.05% 95.49% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1416 1741 1411
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Birmingham

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Birmingham

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Birmingham over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Birmingham

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Birmingham region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 42 (62.69%) Windows
2 38 (56.72%) VMware
3 36 (53.73%) Active Directory
3 36 (53.73%) Microsoft
4 35 (52.24%) Windows Server
5 30 (44.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (43.28%) NetApp
7 28 (41.79%) VMware Infrastructure
8 27 (40.30%) SQL
9 26 (38.81%) Hyper-V
10 23 (34.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 23 (34.33%) SAN
11 20 (29.85%) Firewall
11 20 (29.85%) MS Exchange
12 19 (28.36%) Cisco
13 18 (26.87%) Skype for Business
13 18 (26.87%) MS Excel
14 17 (25.37%) Dell
14 17 (25.37%) Windows Server 2003
14 17 (25.37%) Office 365
14 17 (25.37%) Microsoft Azure
14 17 (25.37%) vSphere
15 16 (23.88%) SonicWALL
15 16 (23.88%) CheckPoint
16 15 (22.39%) HP
17 14 (20.90%) EMC
17 14 (20.90%) IPv4
17 14 (20.90%) Exchange Server 2003
17 14 (20.90%) Forefront TMG
18 13 (19.40%) 3PAR

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 20 (29.85%) MS Exchange
2 18 (26.87%) Skype for Business
3 14 (20.90%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (5.97%) IIS
5 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.48%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 18 (26.87%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 17 (25.37%) Microsoft Azure
1 17 (25.37%) Office 365
2 6 (8.96%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.99%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.49%) IaaS
4 1 (1.49%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 23 (34.33%) SAN
2 20 (29.85%) Firewall
3 14 (20.90%) IPv4
4 12 (17.91%) DNS
5 8 (11.94%) DHCP
5 8 (11.94%) IPsec
6 6 (8.96%) NAS
6 6 (8.96%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (7.46%) Skype
8 4 (5.97%) LAN
8 4 (5.97%) Network Security
8 4 (5.97%) WAN
9 3 (4.48%) TCP/IP
9 3 (4.48%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (2.99%) IP Telephony
10 2 (2.99%) PBX
10 2 (2.99%) VoIP
10 2 (2.99%) VPN
11 1 (1.49%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (1.49%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.46%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Ant
General
1 5 (7.46%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Retail
3 2 (2.99%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.99%) Multimedia
3 2 (2.99%) Publishing
4 1 (1.49%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.97%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) HP StoreVirtual
2 7 (10.45%) Driving Licence
3 6 (8.96%) Fintech
4 4 (5.97%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (4.48%) Clustering
5 3 (4.48%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.49%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 42 (62.69%) Windows
2 35 (52.24%) Windows Server
3 30 (44.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (34.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (25.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (7.46%) Linux
7 4 (5.97%) Windows 10
8 3 (4.48%) SUSE
8 3 (4.48%) Unix
9 2 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.49%) Android
10 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.49%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (11.94%) ITIL
1 8 (11.94%) Server Virtualisation
2 5 (7.46%) Capacity Management
3 4 (5.97%) DevOps
3 4 (5.97%) ITIL V3
3 4 (5.97%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (5.97%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (4.48%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (4.48%) Server Building
4 3 (4.48%) Service Management
5 2 (2.99%) Presales
5 2 (2.99%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.49%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (1.49%) Email Filtering
6 1 (1.49%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 1 (1.49%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.49%) Patch Management
6 1 (1.49%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.49%) Server Patching
6 1 (1.49%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 27 (40.30%) SQL
2 2 (2.99%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.99%) Degree
3 2 (2.99%) MCSE
3 2 (2.99%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.99%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.49%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.49%) CCNA
4 1 (1.49%) DBS Check
4 1 (1.49%) MCSA
4 1 (1.49%) MCTS
4 1 (1.49%) NCDA
4 1 (1.49%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (53.73%) Active Directory
2 28 (41.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (38.81%) Hyper-V
4 17 (25.37%) vSphere
5 14 (20.90%) Forefront TMG
6 13 (19.40%) VMware Workstation
7 6 (8.96%) Terminal Services
8 3 (4.48%) Terminal Server
8 3 (4.48%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (2.99%) BitLocker
10 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (1.49%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (16.42%) SCCM
2 5 (7.46%) SCOM
3 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.49%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (1.49%) SCDPM
4 1 (1.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (56.72%) VMware
2 36 (53.73%) Microsoft
3 29 (43.28%) NetApp
4 19 (28.36%) Cisco
5 17 (25.37%) Dell
6 16 (23.88%) CheckPoint
6 16 (23.88%) SonicWALL
7 15 (22.39%) HP
8 14 (20.90%) EMC
9 13 (19.40%) 3PAR
10 4 (5.97%) Red Hat
11 3 (4.48%) Citrix
11 3 (4.48%) SAP
12 2 (2.99%) CommVault
12 2 (2.99%) Dell Compellent
12 2 (2.99%) Palo Alto
13 1 (1.49%) Acronis
13 1 (1.49%) ServiceNow
13 1 (1.49%) SolarWinds
13 1 (1.49%) Veeam
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