Period
to 31 March 2020

The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 31 March 2020.

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

Third Line Infrastructure Engineer
England > East Midlands
6 months to
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 165 185 214
Rank change year-on-year +20 +29 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer 19 24 30
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.56% 0.58% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.60% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 32
Median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +14.86% +10.45%
10th Percentile £30,425 £34,900 £32,500
90th Percentile £42,875 £55,000 £42,375
England median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% +6.41% -2.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. 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
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 3,269 4,001 5,205
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.66% 96.55% 97.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2,746 2,948 4,407
Median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £62,700
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +5.26%

3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings that featured 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer in the East Midlands

3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer in the East Midlands

3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 31 March 2020.

Salary histogram for 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer in the East Midlands

3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 31 March 2020. 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
Nottinghamshire +6 7 £40,000 -27.27%
Northamptonshire +2 5 £40,000 -5.88%
Lincolnshire - 5 £40,000 -
Leicestershire +39 2 £42,500 +6.25%
3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
England

3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 March 2020, 3rd Line 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 East Midlands region featuring 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 17 (89.47%) VMware
2 17 (89.47%) Office 365
3 15 (78.95%) Cisco
3 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
4 14 (73.68%) Windows Server
5 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
5 13 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (57.89%) Hyper-V
6 11 (57.89%) Azure
7 10 (52.63%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (52.63%) DNS
8 9 (47.37%) MCSE
8 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (42.11%) CCNA
10 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (31.58%) Windows 10
11 6 (31.58%) CCNP
11 6 (31.58%) DHCP
12 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
12 5 (26.32%) MCSA
12 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
12 5 (26.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 4 (21.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (21.05%) VLAN
13 4 (21.05%) Migration
13 4 (21.05%) Wireless
13 4 (21.05%) IPsec
13 4 (21.05%) WSUS

3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
2 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 17 (89.47%) Office 365
2 11 (57.89%) Azure
3 2 (10.53%) AWS
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon Glacier
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon S3
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (5.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) DNS
2 6 (31.58%) DHCP
3 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
4 4 (21.05%) DMZ
4 4 (21.05%) IPsec
4 4 (21.05%) MPLS
4 4 (21.05%) SMTP
4 4 (21.05%) VLAN
4 4 (21.05%) VPN
4 4 (21.05%) Wireless
4 4 (21.05%) Wireless Security
5 3 (15.79%) Firewall
5 3 (15.79%) WAN
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (10.53%) SAN
7 1 (5.26%) LAN
7 1 (5.26%) Network Security
7 1 (5.26%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (10.53%) Public Sector
2 1 (5.26%) Back Office
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) LAMP
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (73.68%) Windows Server
3 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (31.58%) Windows 10
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2016
5 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
6 3 (15.79%) Windows 8
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2019
7 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (5.26%) CentOS
8 1 (5.26%) Linux
8 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (21.05%) Capacity Management
2 4 (21.05%) Migration
2 4 (21.05%) Planning and Forecasting
3 2 (10.53%) IT Strategy
3 2 (10.53%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Application Packaging
4 1 (5.26%) IT Governance
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) Proactive Management
4 1 (5.26%) Release Management
4 1 (5.26%) Server Management
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (47.37%) MCSE
2 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (42.11%) CCNA
4 6 (31.58%) CCNP
5 5 (26.32%) MCSA
6 4 (21.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
1 13 (68.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (57.89%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.53%) Firmware
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (10.53%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (10.53%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco CUCM
1 4 (21.05%) WSUS
2 2 (10.53%) SCCM
3 1 (5.26%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) VMware
2 15 (78.95%) Cisco
2 15 (78.95%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix
3 2 (10.53%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Palo Alto
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat