Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £41,250 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol 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 Engineer
South West > Bristol
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 160 147 136
Rank change year-on-year -13 -11 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 42 35 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.11% 1.09% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 1.13% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 40 30 54
Bristol median annual salary £41,250 £34,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.57% -13.75% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,375 £26,475
90th Percentile £52,000 £50,000 £52,125
South West median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. 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
Bristol
Permanent vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 3702 3111 3671
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.50% 96.95% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3076 2664 3178
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £68,750 £65,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Bristol

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Bristol

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Bristol over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Bristol

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 Bristol region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 37 (88.10%) Windows
2 25 (59.52%) Active Directory
3 23 (54.76%) VMware
4 19 (45.24%) Windows Server
5 18 (42.86%) Linux
6 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
7 15 (35.71%) DNS
7 15 (35.71%) PowerShell
8 14 (33.33%) DHCP
9 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (28.57%) TCP/IP
10 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (26.19%) MS Exchange
11 11 (26.19%) Firewall
12 9 (21.43%) Python
12 9 (21.43%) Cisco
12 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (19.05%) SolarWinds
13 8 (19.05%) Hyper-V
13 8 (19.05%) ITIL
13 8 (19.05%) Unix
13 8 (19.05%) NetApp
13 8 (19.05%) Citrix
13 8 (19.05%) Office 365
14 7 (16.67%) Puppet
14 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
14 7 (16.67%) Perl
14 7 (16.67%) Finance
14 7 (16.67%) Amazon AWS

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 11 (26.19%) MS Exchange
2 7 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (9.52%) Apache
4 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (7.14%) Skype for Business
4 3 (7.14%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.14%) WebSphere
5 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.38%) IIS
5 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (19.05%) Office 365
3 7 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (4.76%) IaaS
4 2 (4.76%) PaaS
5 1 (2.38%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (35.71%) DNS
2 14 (33.33%) DHCP
3 12 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 11 (26.19%) Firewall
5 5 (11.90%) SAN
5 5 (11.90%) VPN
6 4 (9.52%) LAN
7 3 (7.14%) iSCSI
7 3 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (7.14%) Skype
7 3 (7.14%) VLAN
8 2 (4.76%) MPLS
8 2 (4.76%) WAN
8 2 (4.76%) Wireless
9 1 (2.38%) Extranet
9 1 (2.38%) Intranet
9 1 (2.38%) IPsec
9 1 (2.38%) SMS
9 1 (2.38%) SSL
9 1 (2.38%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Aerospace
2 3 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Advertising
3 1 (2.38%) Back Office
3 1 (2.38%) Legal
3 1 (2.38%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) LAMP
1 3 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (2.38%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (2.38%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Clustering
2 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.52%) Replication
3 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.38%) Fintech
4 1 (2.38%) iPad
4 1 (2.38%) iPhone
4 1 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (2.38%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 37 (88.10%) Windows
2 19 (45.24%) Windows Server
3 18 (42.86%) Linux
4 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (19.05%) Unix
7 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.76%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.38%) CentOS
9 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
9 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (19.05%) ITIL
2 5 (11.90%) DevOps
3 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (9.52%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (4.76%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.76%) Document Management
4 2 (4.76%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (4.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.38%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (2.38%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (2.38%) Identity Management
5 1 (2.38%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.38%) Patch Management
5 1 (2.38%) Proactive Monitoring
5 1 (2.38%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (2.38%) SIEM
5 1 (2.38%) Supplier Management
5 1 (2.38%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (35.71%) PowerShell
2 9 (21.43%) Python
3 7 (16.67%) Perl
4 6 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 5 (11.90%) SQL
6 3 (7.14%) AWK
6 3 (7.14%) sed
7 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
2 5 (11.90%) Security Cleared
3 4 (9.52%) MCSE
4 3 (7.14%) CCNA
4 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.14%) Degree
5 2 (4.76%) CCNP
5 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.76%) MCSA
6 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.38%) MCITP
6 1 (2.38%) MCTS
System Software
1 25 (59.52%) Active Directory
2 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (19.05%) Hyper-V
4 4 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (7.14%) NFS
5 3 (7.14%) XenApp
6 2 (4.76%) Terminal Services
6 2 (4.76%) XenServer
7 1 (2.38%) ISA Server
7 1 (2.38%) RHEV
7 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (16.67%) Puppet
1 7 (16.67%) SCCM
2 6 (14.29%) NetBackup
3 4 (9.52%) Backup Exec
4 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (7.14%) vMotion
5 2 (4.76%) Nagios
5 2 (4.76%) SCOM
6 1 (2.38%) AirWatch
6 1 (2.38%) Ansible
6 1 (2.38%) Cobbler
6 1 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (2.38%) SCVMM
6 1 (2.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (2.38%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 23 (54.76%) VMware
2 16 (38.10%) Microsoft
3 9 (21.43%) Cisco
4 8 (19.05%) Citrix
4 8 (19.05%) NetApp
4 8 (19.05%) SolarWinds
5 6 (14.29%) IBM
6 4 (9.52%) Avaya
6 4 (9.52%) Symantec
7 3 (7.14%) HP
7 3 (7.14%) Oracle
8 2 (4.76%) Dell
8 2 (4.76%) Veeam
9 1 (2.38%) CA
9 1 (2.38%) Juniper
9 1 (2.38%) New Relic
9 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.38%) Veritas