Period
to 19 December 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £31,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

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

Infrastructure Engineer
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 70 84
Rank change year-on-year +10 +14 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 6 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 1.01% 1.46% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 1.49% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 17
Cheltenham median annual salary £31,000 £44,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.55% -7.37% +93.88%
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £34,500
% change year-on-year - +30.43% -5.48%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. 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
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies in Cheltenham with a recognized job title 569 469 773
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.11% 97.71% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 455 405 667
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £18,800 £22,750 £27,800
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Cheltenham

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Cheltenham

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Cheltenham

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2018, Infrastructure Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheltenham region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
3 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
3 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 4 (66.67%) Replication
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (50.00%) pfSense
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) Splunk
4 3 (50.00%) C
4 3 (50.00%) VPN
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (33.33%) vCenter Server
6 1 (16.67%) Task Automation
6 1 (16.67%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (16.67%) Xen
6 1 (16.67%) SCCM
6 1 (16.67%) Network Security
6 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
6 1 (16.67%) Ansible
6 1 (16.67%) Docker
6 1 (16.67%) vMotion

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) G Suite
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) FCoE
2 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Fedora
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
3 3 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (50.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Build Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Data Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Security
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Task Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) V-Model
4 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) CCNA
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) MCSE
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) pfSense
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Docker
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) VirtualBox
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (16.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) vCenter Server
2 1 (16.67%) Ansible
2 1 (16.67%) Docker Swarm
2 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (16.67%) Nagios
2 1 (16.67%) OpenNMS
2 1 (16.67%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) vMotion
2 1 (16.67%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco
1 3 (50.00%) Splunk
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Cloudera
3 1 (16.67%) Hortonworks
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
3 1 (16.67%) Veeam