The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

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

Infrastructure Engineer
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 89 99
Rank change year-on-year -23 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 11 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.80% 1.53% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 1.57% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 10 18 12
Median salary £41,500 £42,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.19% +40.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. 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
Cambridge
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1341 1149 1424
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 97.81% 97.37% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1023 963 1200
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Cambridge

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Cambridge

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Cambridge over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Cambridge

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 Cambridge region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 22 (73.33%) VMware
2 19 (63.33%) Linux
3 18 (60.00%) Windows
4 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
5 15 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 14 (46.67%) Windows Server
7 12 (40.00%) MS Exchange
7 12 (40.00%) Cisco
7 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (33.33%) Hyper-V
8 10 (33.33%) DHCP
8 10 (33.33%) DNS
9 9 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (30.00%) Firewall
10 8 (26.67%) Solaris
10 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (23.33%) Puppet
11 7 (23.33%) Web Services
11 7 (23.33%) SQL
11 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
11 7 (23.33%) SAN
12 6 (20.00%) Python
12 6 (20.00%) Bash Shell
12 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
12 6 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
12 6 (20.00%) DevOps
12 6 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
13 5 (16.67%) Grafana

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 12 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.67%) IIS
3 4 (13.33%) Apache
3 4 (13.33%) Tomcat
4 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.33%) OpenStack
5 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 5 (16.67%) IaaS
3 4 (13.33%) SaaS
4 3 (10.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (10.00%) Office 365
5 2 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 10 (33.33%) DHCP
1 10 (33.33%) DNS
2 9 (30.00%) Firewall
3 7 (23.33%) SAN
4 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 4 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (13.33%) LAN
6 3 (10.00%) NAS
6 3 (10.00%) PPP
7 2 (6.67%) Network Security
7 2 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (3.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.67%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.33%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (16.67%) Banking
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (6.67%) Legal
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) HP Storage
2 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Private Cloud
2 1 (3.33%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 19 (63.33%) Linux
2 18 (60.00%) Windows
3 14 (46.67%) Windows Server
4 8 (26.67%) Solaris
4 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (16.67%) CentOS
5 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (13.33%) Unix
7 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (6.67%) Debian
8 2 (6.67%) Ubuntu
9 1 (3.33%) HPUX
9 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (20.00%) DevOps
3 5 (16.67%) Migration
4 4 (13.33%) ITIL
5 3 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.00%) Problem Management
5 3 (10.00%) Service Management
5 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.67%) Information Security
6 2 (6.67%) IT Strategy
6 2 (6.67%) Network Management
6 2 (6.67%) Software Audit
6 2 (6.67%) Virtual Environments
7 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.33%) Distributed Algorithms
7 1 (3.33%) Smart City Simulations
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) SQL
2 6 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 6 (20.00%) Python
3 5 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (3.33%) C
4 1 (3.33%) C#
4 1 (3.33%) C++
4 1 (3.33%) Java
4 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) CCNA
2 2 (6.67%) CEH
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.67%) MCP
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) MCSA
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.33%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 5 (16.67%) Docker
4 5 (16.67%) vSphere
5 2 (6.67%) LXC
6 1 (3.33%) KVM
6 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) Puppet
2 6 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (16.67%) Ansible
3 5 (16.67%) Grafana
3 5 (16.67%) Munin
3 5 (16.67%) ZABBIX
4 4 (13.33%) SCCM
5 2 (6.67%) Graphite
5 2 (6.67%) Graylog
5 2 (6.67%) Kibana
5 2 (6.67%) logstash
5 2 (6.67%) Nessus
6 1 (3.33%) Packer
6 1 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (3.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (73.33%) VMware
2 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
3 12 (40.00%) Cisco
4 5 (16.67%) Oracle
5 4 (13.33%) HP
6 3 (10.00%) NetApp
7 2 (6.67%) Citrix
7 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.67%) Sophos
7 2 (6.67%) Splunk
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