Period
to 21 October 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Infrastructure Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

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
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 182 186 184
Rank change year-on-year +4 -2 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 15 31 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.40% 0.64% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.67% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14 32 19
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £49,500 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +8.20% +14.38%
10th Percentile £32,000 £41,250 £35,700
90th Percentile £53,750 £57,500 £51,625
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £48,000 £45,750
% change year-on-year -6.25% +4.92% +22.00%

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 3655 4651 3829
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.26% 96.55% 97.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2946 3471 3176
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 October 2017.

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 21 October 2017, Senior 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 Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 11 (73.33%) NetApp
2 11 (73.33%) VMware
2 11 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (66.67%) Windows
4 9 (60.00%) ITIL
4 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (53.33%) Hyper-V
6 7 (46.67%) Bash Shell
6 7 (46.67%) Skype for Business
6 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
6 7 (46.67%) VBScript
6 7 (46.67%) Linux
6 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
7 6 (40.00%) SCCM
7 6 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (40.00%) MCSE
7 6 (40.00%) MCSA
7 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (26.67%) 3PAR
8 4 (26.67%) Office 365
8 4 (26.67%) SQL
8 4 (26.67%) EMC
8 4 (26.67%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (20.00%) Polycom
9 3 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
9 3 (20.00%) Citrix
9 3 (20.00%) Finance
9 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2

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 7 (46.67%) Skype for Business
2 3 (20.00%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (26.67%) Office 365
3 3 (20.00%) OneDrive
4 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Skype
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Bash Shell
1 7 (46.67%) PowerShell
1 7 (46.67%) VBScript
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) MCSA
1 6 (40.00%) MCSE
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
1 11 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (53.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (26.67%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (6.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (73.33%) NetApp
2 11 (73.33%) VMware
3 4 (26.67%) 3PAR
3 4 (26.67%) EMC
4 3 (20.00%) Citrix
4 3 (20.00%) Polycom