Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £33,750 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 6 months to 18 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
South West > Dorset
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 98 112
Rank change year-on-year +4 +14 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 8 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.72% 0.56% 0.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.56% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 11
Dorset median annual salary £33,750 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.59% -15.00% +66.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £41,250 £46,000 £52,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset. 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
Dorset
Permanent vacancies in Dorset with a recognized job title 1088 1075 1434
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.37% 99.72% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 943 958 1116
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £23,250 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £61,250 £50,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Dorset

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Dorset

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +15 6 £35,000 -17.65% 1
Infrastructure Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 18 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 Dorset region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) DNS
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (62.50%) Finance
4 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
5 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (50.00%) Citrix
5 4 (50.00%) DHCP
5 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (37.50%) ITIL
6 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
7 2 (25.00%) DDNS
7 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (25.00%) SAN
7 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (25.00%) Data Centre Operations
8 1 (12.50%) Office 365
8 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (12.50%) SQL Server

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (37.50%) MS Exchange
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
2 4 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) DDNS
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Data Centre Operations
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Red Hat