Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Support Engineer was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Infrastructure Support Engineer
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 205 190
Rank change year-on-year +16 -15 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Engineer 8 13 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.21% 0.28% 0.051%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.29% 0.052%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 2
Birmingham median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.62% -21.21% +3.13%
10th Percentile £29,525 £28,500 £37,625
90th Percentile £36,000 £45,500 £45,875
West Midlands median annual salary £34,000 £35,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year -2.86% +20.69% -10.77%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3669 4554 3841
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.22% 96.40% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2941 3405 3211
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Support Engineer in Birmingham

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Support Engineer in Birmingham

Infrastructure Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Infrastructure Support 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 Support Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Office 365
3 6 (75.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (75.00%) SCCM
4 5 (62.50%) Citrix
5 4 (50.00%) ITIL
5 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
5 4 (50.00%) Polycom
5 4 (50.00%) Finance
5 4 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (50.00%) Skype for Business
5 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (50.00%) Skype
5 4 (50.00%) OneDrive
5 4 (50.00%) Windows 10
6 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
6 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
6 3 (37.50%) Cisco
6 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (25.00%) Information Security Management
7 2 (25.00%) Security Management
7 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
7 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
7 2 (25.00%) Information Security
7 2 (25.00%) VLAN

Infrastructure Support Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 6 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (50.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 7 (87.50%) Office 365
2 4 (50.00%) OneDrive
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Skype
2 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) VLAN
2 2 (25.00%) VPN
2 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (12.50%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) iSCSI
3 1 (12.50%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (12.50%) Clustering
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Information Management
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security Management
2 2 (25.00%) Network Design
2 2 (25.00%) Security Management
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (12.50%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (12.50%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
3 4 (50.00%) Polycom
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
5 2 (25.00%) Symantec
6 1 (12.50%) Dell
6 1 (12.50%) HP
6 1 (12.50%) Juniper
6 1 (12.50%) VMware