The median annual salary for a Senior Infrastructure Engineer was £51,250 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 129 132
Rank change year-on-year +7 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 10 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.51% 0.67% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.69% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 3
Median salary £51,250 £45,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.88% +32.35%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,500 £42,800
% change year-on-year -7.21% +13.31%  

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 1899 2304 1971
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.64% 96.04% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1592 1714 1615
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 14 (82.35%) VMware
1 14 (82.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (82.35%) Hyper-V
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
1 14 (82.35%) NetApp
2 10 (58.82%) EMC
2 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 10 (58.82%) 3PAR
2 10 (58.82%) Skype for Business
2 10 (58.82%) VMware Workstation
3 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
4 6 (35.29%) Windows
5 4 (23.53%) MCSE
5 4 (23.53%) MCSA
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (23.53%) SCCM
6 3 (17.65%) SCOM
6 3 (17.65%) Office 365
6 3 (17.65%) ITIL
6 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
7 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (11.76%) IaaS
7 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
7 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (11.76%) SAN
7 2 (11.76%) Linux
7 2 (11.76%) VBScript
8 1 (5.88%) DHCP

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 10 (58.82%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (17.65%) Office 365
3 2 (11.76%) IaaS
4 1 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) DHCP
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
2 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
2 1 (5.88%) Migration
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) Bash Shell
2 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) MCSA
1 4 (23.53%) MCSE
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) Hyper-V
1 14 (82.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (58.82%) VMware Workstation
3 7 (41.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) SCCM
2 3 (17.65%) SCOM
3 1 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (5.88%) SCSM
3 1 (5.88%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
1 14 (82.35%) NetApp
1 14 (82.35%) VMware
2 10 (58.82%) 3PAR
2 10 (58.82%) EMC
3 1 (5.88%) CommVault