Period
to 18 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Infrastructure Engineer was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

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

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 179 183
Rank change year-on-year +29 +4 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 39 22 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.09% 0.57% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.60% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 40 21 30
Birmingham median annual salary £51,250 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.59% -15.00% +9.29%
10th Percentile £41,125 £32,000 £41,125
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,750 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% -12.37% +6.01%

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 3,464 3,689 4,591
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.84% 96.29% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2,510 2,963 3,440
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £25,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £75,100 £65,000 £66,250
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in Birmingham

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in Birmingham

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer in Birmingham over the 6 months to 18 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in Birmingham

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2018, Senior Infrastructure Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region featuring Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 39 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 33 (84.62%) VMware
3 27 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (69.23%) Active Directory
4 25 (64.10%) Windows
5 22 (56.41%) DNS
5 22 (56.41%) Data Centre
6 20 (51.28%) DHCP
7 17 (43.59%) HP
8 16 (41.03%) Dell
8 16 (41.03%) Windows Server
9 15 (38.46%) Hyper-V
9 15 (38.46%) ITIL
10 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
11 13 (33.33%) Cisco
12 12 (30.77%) Citrix
12 12 (30.77%) VoIP
12 12 (30.77%) SCCM
13 10 (25.64%) Self-Motivation
14 9 (23.08%) Web Filtering
14 9 (23.08%) Patch Management
14 9 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
14 9 (23.08%) Retail
14 9 (23.08%) McAfee
14 9 (23.08%) Norton AntiVirus
14 9 (23.08%) Forcepoint
14 9 (23.08%) SharePoint
14 9 (23.08%) IBM
14 9 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
14 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003

Senior Infrastructure 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 9 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 5 (12.82%) Apache
2 5 (12.82%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (7.69%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (17.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (56.41%) DNS
2 20 (51.28%) DHCP
3 12 (30.77%) VoIP
4 3 (7.69%) Firewall
4 3 (7.69%) NAS
4 3 (7.69%) VPN
5 2 (5.13%) SAN
6 1 (2.56%) LAN
6 1 (2.56%) Network Security
6 1 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
General
1 9 (23.08%) Retail
2 3 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (56.41%) Data Centre
2 10 (25.64%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (10.26%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 25 (64.10%) Windows
2 16 (41.03%) Windows Server
3 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (15.38%) Linux
4 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.13%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 15 (38.46%) ITIL
3 9 (23.08%) Kalman Filter
3 9 (23.08%) Patch Management
3 9 (23.08%) Web Filtering
4 6 (15.38%) Project Management
5 5 (12.82%) Time Management
6 4 (10.26%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (10.26%) Migration
6 4 (10.26%) Proactive Monitoring
7 3 (7.69%) B2B
7 3 (7.69%) Direct Marketing
7 3 (7.69%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 1 (2.56%) Change Control
8 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.56%) DevOps
8 1 (2.56%) Service Management
8 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.56%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.56%) C
2 1 (2.56%) C#
2 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (20.51%) MCSE
2 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (17.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (12.82%) CCNA
4 5 (12.82%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (12.82%) CISM
4 5 (12.82%) CISSP
5 3 (7.69%) MCSA
6 2 (5.13%) MCITP
7 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (69.23%) Active Directory
1 27 (69.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (38.46%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.56%) vSphere
3 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (30.77%) SCCM
2 9 (23.08%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (7.69%) WSUS
4 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (2.56%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 33 (84.62%) VMware
2 17 (43.59%) HP
3 16 (41.03%) Dell
4 14 (35.90%) Microsoft
5 13 (33.33%) Cisco
6 12 (30.77%) Citrix
7 9 (23.08%) Forcepoint
7 9 (23.08%) IBM
7 9 (23.08%) McAfee
7 9 (23.08%) Symantec
8 4 (10.26%) NetApp
9 3 (7.69%) QNAP
10 2 (5.13%) Nimble Storage
11 1 (2.56%) Ivanti
11 1 (2.56%) Remedy
11 1 (2.56%) ServiceNow