Period
to 16 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Senior Infrastructure Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

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
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 143 163 186
Rank change year-on-year +20 +23 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 42 28 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.29% 0.76% 0.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 0.79% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 42 28 18
Birmingham median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% - +28.05%
10th Percentile £42,500 £32,000 £42,450
90th Percentile £58,750 £53,750 £57,500
West Midlands median annual salary £47,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.48% +5.00% +18.34%

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 3,137 3,550 4,020
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.35% 96.73% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2,228 2,648 3,073
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,900
90th Percentile £76,250 £68,750 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -

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 16 February 2019.

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 16 February 2019, 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 42 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 40 (95.24%) VMware
3 37 (88.10%) Windows
4 36 (85.71%) Active Directory
5 32 (76.19%) DHCP
5 32 (76.19%) DNS
5 32 (76.19%) VMware Infrastructure
6 28 (66.67%) ITIL
7 27 (64.29%) HP
7 27 (64.29%) Data Centre
8 26 (61.90%) Dell
9 22 (52.38%) Cisco
9 22 (52.38%) Hyper-V
9 22 (52.38%) SCCM
10 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
11 20 (47.62%) Symantec
12 19 (45.24%) McAfee
12 19 (45.24%) Norton AntiVirus
12 19 (45.24%) ITIL Certification
12 19 (45.24%) IBM
12 19 (45.24%) SharePoint
12 19 (45.24%) Windows Server 2003
12 19 (45.24%) Forcepoint
12 19 (45.24%) Web Filtering
12 19 (45.24%) Self-Motivation
12 19 (45.24%) Kalman Filter
12 19 (45.24%) Patch Management
13 18 (42.86%) Windows Server
14 15 (35.71%) SharePoint Server
15 12 (28.57%) Retail

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 19 (45.24%) SharePoint
2 15 (35.71%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (16.67%) Apache
4 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Office 365
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.38%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 32 (76.19%) DHCP
1 32 (76.19%) DNS
2 12 (28.57%) VoIP
3 2 (4.76%) SAN
4 1 (2.38%) Firewall
4 1 (2.38%) LAN
4 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.38%) VLAN
4 1 (2.38%) WAN
4 1 (2.38%) Wireless
General
1 12 (28.57%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) Spring
2 1 (2.38%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 27 (64.29%) Data Centre
2 19 (45.24%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (11.90%) AS400
5 1 (2.38%) Clustering
5 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 37 (88.10%) Windows
2 19 (45.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (16.67%) Linux
6 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 28 (66.67%) ITIL
3 19 (45.24%) Kalman Filter
3 19 (45.24%) Patch Management
3 19 (45.24%) Web Filtering
4 9 (21.43%) Project Management
5 7 (16.67%) Time Management
6 5 (11.90%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (11.90%) Proactive Monitoring
7 2 (4.76%) Service Management
8 1 (2.38%) Change Control
8 1 (2.38%) Change Management
8 1 (2.38%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.38%) Converged Infrastructure
8 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (2.38%) Network Virtualisation
8 1 (2.38%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.38%) Remediation Plan
8 1 (2.38%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (45.24%) ITIL Certification
2 9 (21.43%) MCSE
2 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (16.67%) CCNA
3 7 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (16.67%) CISM
3 7 (16.67%) CISSP
3 7 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.76%) MCSA
5 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 32 (76.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (52.38%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.38%) Firmware
4 1 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (52.38%) SCCM
2 19 (45.24%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (4.76%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.76%) WSUS
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (2.38%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.38%) vMotion
Vendors
1 40 (95.24%) VMware
2 27 (64.29%) HP
3 26 (61.90%) Dell
4 22 (52.38%) Cisco
5 21 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 20 (47.62%) Symantec
7 19 (45.24%) Forcepoint
7 19 (45.24%) IBM
7 19 (45.24%) McAfee
8 6 (14.29%) Citrix
9 2 (4.76%) Ivanti
9 2 (4.76%) Remedy
9 2 (4.76%) ServiceNow
10 1 (2.38%) Google
10 1 (2.38%) NetApp