Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Colchester during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Infrastructure Engineer
Essex > Colchester
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 53 55
Rank change year-on-year +26 +2 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 14 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Colchester 5.86% 0.85% 1.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.96% 0.88% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 4
Colchester median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +8.11% -4.15%
10th Percentile £34,500 £47,500 £34,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £52,500
Essex median annual salary £47,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +14.46% -2.35% +8.97%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Colchester. 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
Colchester
Permanent vacancies in Colchester with a recognized job title 235 341 355
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.33% 96.33% 98.07%
Number of salaries quoted 195 295 342
Colchester median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +21.43% -16.17%
10th Percentile £26,750 £28,314 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £66,250 £65,000
Essex median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Colchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Colchester

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Colchester

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Colchester

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Colchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Colchester over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Colchester

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Colchester region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 12 (85.71%) Office 365
2 7 (50.00%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (42.86%) NAS
3 6 (42.86%) vSphere
3 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 6 (42.86%) NetApp
3 6 (42.86%) Red Hat
3 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 6 (42.86%) Perl
3 6 (42.86%) Linux
3 6 (42.86%) JBoss
4 5 (35.71%) Meraki
5 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
6 3 (21.43%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (21.43%) Nagios
6 3 (21.43%) Remedy
6 3 (21.43%) Sophos
6 3 (21.43%) SAN
6 3 (21.43%) Service Management
6 3 (21.43%) Web Services
6 3 (21.43%) ITIL
6 3 (21.43%) Windows

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Colchester 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 6 (42.86%) JBoss
2 1 (7.14%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 12 (85.71%) Office 365
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (14.29%) IaaS
4 2 (14.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) NAS
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (21.43%) SAN
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
4 1 (7.14%) VPN
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) JIRA
1 1 (7.14%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
1 6 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
1 3 (21.43%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (21.43%) Service Management
2 2 (14.29%) DevOps
2 2 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.14%) BDD
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Check Point Certification
1 1 (7.14%) MCSA
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
1 6 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (42.86%) vSphere
2 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 3 (21.43%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (7.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Nagios
1 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 1 (7.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) NetApp
2 6 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 5 (35.71%) Meraki
4 3 (21.43%) Remedy
4 3 (21.43%) Sophos
5 1 (7.14%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.14%) IBM
5 1 (7.14%) Juniper
5 1 (7.14%) Splunk