Period
to 23 November 2020

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 6 months to 23 November 2020.

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
23 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 38 40 69
Rank change year-on-year +2 +29 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 8 37 6
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cheltenham 3.28% 5.52% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.45% 5.80% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 5
Median annual salary £35,000 £42,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.65% +37.10% -28.74%
Gloucestershire median annual salary £38,892 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -8.49% -5.56% -

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 232 638 605
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.08% 95.22% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 189 432 485
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £24,850 £18,500
90th Percentile £69,000 £65,000 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Cheltenham

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Cheltenham.

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Cheltenham

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Salary distribution for jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 23 November 2020.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Cheltenham

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2020, 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 8 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 3 (37.50%) Office 365
5 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
5 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
6 1 (12.50%) DevSecOps
6 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure as Code
6 1 (12.50%) PLM
6 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) Kanban
6 1 (12.50%) ERP
6 1 (12.50%) VoIP
6 1 (12.50%) SAN
6 1 (12.50%) Firmware
6 1 (12.50%) CAD
6 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (12.50%) Firewall
6 1 (12.50%) Migration
6 1 (12.50%) Scrum
6 1 (12.50%) Azure
6 1 (12.50%) AWS
6 1 (12.50%) Virtual Servers

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) VoIP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) CAD
2 1 (12.50%) DevSecOps
2 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure as Code
2 1 (12.50%) Kanban
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) PLM
2 1 (12.50%) Scaled Agile Framework
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) Docker
4 1 (12.50%) Firmware
4 1 (12.50%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Terraform
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) VMware