The median annual salary for a Infrastructure Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 3 months to 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 92 93
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 19 21 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 1.54% 1.41% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 1.45% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 18
Median salary £40,000 £33,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.21% -1.49%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £50,000 £41,450
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  

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 1178 1450 1451
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge 95.46% 97.25% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 875 1133 1194
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 28 March 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 28 March 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 23 (74.19%) Linux
2 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
2 22 (70.97%) VMware
3 19 (61.29%) Active Directory
4 18 (58.06%) Windows
5 16 (51.61%) Cisco
5 16 (51.61%) MS Exchange
5 16 (51.61%) Firewall
6 14 (45.16%) DNS
6 14 (45.16%) MS Excel
7 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Azure
8 12 (38.71%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (35.48%) LAN
9 11 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (29.03%) DHCP
11 9 (29.03%) Windows Server
12 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
13 7 (22.58%) Amazon AWS
13 7 (22.58%) vSphere
13 7 (22.58%) Unix
13 7 (22.58%) SAN
14 6 (19.35%) Finance
14 6 (19.35%) SQL
14 6 (19.35%) Solaris
15 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
15 5 (16.13%) IIS
15 5 (16.13%) Web Services
15 5 (16.13%) SLA
15 5 (16.13%) NetApp

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 16 (51.61%) MS Exchange
2 5 (16.13%) IIS
3 4 (12.90%) Apache
3 4 (12.90%) Tomcat
4 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.23%) Confluence
6 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
6 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (45.16%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (22.58%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (9.68%) SaaS
4 2 (6.45%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (6.45%) IaaS
4 2 (6.45%) Office 365
5 1 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (51.61%) Firewall
2 14 (45.16%) DNS
3 11 (35.48%) LAN
4 9 (29.03%) DHCP
5 7 (22.58%) SAN
6 5 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (12.90%) Network Security
7 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
7 4 (12.90%) WAN
8 3 (9.68%) VPN
9 2 (6.45%) PPP
9 2 (6.45%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (3.23%) Internet
10 1 (3.23%) NAS
10 1 (3.23%) VLAN
10 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.23%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (19.35%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Aerospace
2 3 (9.68%) Banking
3 2 (6.45%) Legal
3 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Driving Licence
1 2 (6.45%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.23%) Handset
2 1 (3.23%) Internet of Things
2 1 (3.23%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (3.23%) Private Cloud
2 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 23 (74.19%) Linux
2 18 (58.06%) Windows
3 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (29.03%) Windows Server
5 7 (22.58%) Unix
6 6 (19.35%) Solaris
7 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (6.45%) CentOS
8 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (6.45%) Windows 10
9 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
9 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (12.90%) DevOps
2 4 (12.90%) Migration
2 4 (12.90%) Virtual Environments
3 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.68%) Continuous Delivery
3 3 (9.68%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (9.68%) ITIL
3 3 (9.68%) Mentoring
3 3 (9.68%) Problem Management
3 3 (9.68%) Service Management
3 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
4 2 (6.45%) Information Security
4 2 (6.45%) IT Strategy
4 2 (6.45%) Network Management
4 2 (6.45%) Security Operations
4 2 (6.45%) Software Audit
5 1 (3.23%) Analytics
5 1 (3.23%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) SQL
2 5 (16.13%) Bash Shell
3 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
3 3 (9.68%) Python
4 2 (6.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
1 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.45%) CCNA
2 2 (6.45%) CCSA
2 2 (6.45%) CCSE
2 2 (6.45%) CEH
2 2 (6.45%) Check Point Certification
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.45%) MCP
3 1 (3.23%) MCITP
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (61.29%) Active Directory
2 11 (35.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (25.81%) Hyper-V
4 7 (22.58%) vSphere
5 2 (6.45%) Docker
6 1 (3.23%) KVM
6 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) SCCM
2 4 (12.90%) Puppet
3 3 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (6.45%) Ansible
4 2 (6.45%) Grafana
4 2 (6.45%) Munin
4 2 (6.45%) Nessus
4 2 (6.45%) ZABBIX
5 1 (3.23%) Packer
5 1 (3.23%) SCOM
5 1 (3.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
1 22 (70.97%) VMware
2 16 (51.61%) Cisco
3 5 (16.13%) NetApp
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle
4 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
5 2 (6.45%) Sophos
6 1 (3.23%) Citrix
6 1 (3.23%) Intel Security
6 1 (3.23%) Veeam
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