Period
to 17 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £31,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 6 months to 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 70 79
Rank change year-on-year +4 +9 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 9 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 1.38% 1.94% 2.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 1.97% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 25
Cheltenham median annual salary £31,000 £43,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.91% -9.47% +30.14%
10th Percentile £28,375 £36,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £46,875 £62,750 £51,250
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +9.59%

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 623 456 838
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.26% 98.49% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 508 393 703
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £19,025 £23,200 £27,600
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 17 October 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 17 October 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 9 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
3 7 (77.78%) Firewall
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
5 5 (55.56%) Cisco
5 5 (55.56%) DV Cleared
5 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
5 5 (55.56%) VPN
5 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
6 4 (44.44%) Replication
6 4 (44.44%) C
6 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
6 4 (44.44%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (44.44%) Splunk
6 4 (44.44%) Customer Requirements
6 4 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (44.44%) pfSense
7 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 3 (33.33%) VMware
8 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
8 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
8 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
9 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
9 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
9 1 (11.11%) Puppet

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 (44.44%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) VLAN
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP
3 1 (11.11%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Big Data
General
1 1 (11.11%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Cybercrime
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) CentOS
4 1 (11.11%) Fedora
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Ubuntu
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 10
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (55.56%) Configuration Management
3 4 (44.44%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (44.44%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (44.44%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Build Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 1 (11.11%) Coaching
4 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (11.11%) Line Management
4 1 (11.11%) Presales
4 1 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (11.11%) Task Automation
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 1 (11.11%) V-Model
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) DV Cleared
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (11.11%) CCNA
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) pfSense
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Docker
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) VirtualBox
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (11.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Ansible
1 1 (11.11%) Docker Swarm
1 1 (11.11%) Kubernetes
1 1 (11.11%) Nagios
1 1 (11.11%) OpenNMS
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
1 1 (11.11%) vCenter Server
1 1 (11.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) Splunk
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Cloudera
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) EMC
4 1 (11.11%) Hortonworks
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
4 1 (11.11%) Sophos