Period
to 14 October 2019

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 14 October 2019.

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

Infrastructure Engineer
England > East Midlands
6 months to
14 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 77 138 156
Rank change year-on-year +61 +18 -32
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 140 89 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.55% 1.91% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.67% 1.96% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 135 81 50
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.27% -7.06% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,500 £29,425
90th Percentile £55,750 £47,250 £48,950
England median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year -1.05% +9.20% +2.35%

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 3,814 4,536 4,853
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.63% 97.30% 97.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3,214 3,674 4,067
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.00% - +5.26%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in the East Midlands

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in the East Midlands

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 14 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in the East Midlands

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 Infrastructure Engineer within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 14 October 2019. 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
Northamptonshire +73 55 £47,500 +18.75% 8
Nottinghamshire +6 50 £39,000 +4.00% 12
Leicestershire -10 19 £32,000 -18.99% 7
Derbyshire +11 13 £35,000 -9.09% 1
Lincolnshire +7 2 £32,500 - 1
Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 14 October 2019, 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 Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 136 (97.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 110 (78.57%) Windows
3 93 (66.43%) Microsoft
4 74 (52.86%) VMware
4 74 (52.86%) Hyper-V
5 73 (52.14%) Office 365
6 69 (49.29%) Active Directory
7 67 (47.86%) Windows Server
8 66 (47.14%) Azure
9 55 (39.29%) SCCM
10 51 (36.43%) Windows 10
11 42 (30.00%) Cisco
12 38 (27.14%) VMware Infrastructure
13 36 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
14 32 (22.86%) SAN
14 32 (22.86%) Citrix
15 31 (22.14%) SQL Server
15 31 (22.14%) SharePoint
16 29 (20.71%) Skype for Business
16 29 (20.71%) Data Centre
17 28 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
18 26 (18.57%) MS Exchange
19 23 (16.43%) Infrastructure Management
20 22 (15.71%) PowerShell
20 22 (15.71%) Virtual Machines
20 22 (15.71%) Azure Active Directory
20 22 (15.71%) MCSA
20 22 (15.71%) Public Sector
21 21 (15.00%) MCSE
21 21 (15.00%) DNS

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 31 (22.14%) SharePoint
2 29 (20.71%) Skype for Business
3 26 (18.57%) MS Exchange
4 9 (6.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (2.14%) IIS
6 1 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.71%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.14%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 3 (2.14%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 73 (52.14%) Office 365
2 66 (47.14%) Azure
3 22 (15.71%) Azure Active Directory
4 14 (10.00%) AWS
5 5 (3.57%) IaaS
6 4 (2.86%) PaaS
7 3 (2.14%) Power Platform
7 3 (2.14%) SaaS
8 1 (0.71%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 1 (0.71%) GCP
8 1 (0.71%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 32 (22.86%) SAN
2 21 (15.00%) DNS
3 20 (14.29%) NAS
3 20 (14.29%) WAN
4 18 (12.86%) DHCP
5 13 (9.29%) Firewall
5 13 (9.29%) LAN
6 11 (7.86%) VLAN
7 9 (6.43%) VPN
8 7 (5.00%) Skype
9 6 (4.29%) Network Security
9 6 (4.29%) TCP/IP
9 6 (4.29%) VoIP
10 5 (3.57%) SSL
11 4 (2.86%) Remote Desktop
12 3 (2.14%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (2.14%) DMZ
12 3 (2.14%) MPLS
12 3 (2.14%) SMTP
12 3 (2.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (22.14%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.14%) Power BI
3 1 (0.71%) Big Data
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 22 (15.71%) Public Sector
2 17 (12.14%) Finance
3 5 (3.57%) Retail
4 4 (2.86%) Aerospace
4 4 (2.86%) Automotive
5 3 (2.14%) Law
5 3 (2.14%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.71%) Back Office
6 1 (0.71%) Front Office
6 1 (0.71%) Games
6 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.71%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.86%) Middleware
2 2 (1.43%) .NET
3 1 (0.71%) COM
3 1 (0.71%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 29 (20.71%) Data Centre
2 20 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.00%) Fat Client
3 7 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (5.00%) Thin Client
4 6 (4.29%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.86%) Clustering
6 3 (2.14%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.43%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.71%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.71%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.71%) Online Games
8 1 (0.71%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 110 (78.57%) Windows
2 67 (47.86%) Windows Server
3 51 (36.43%) Windows 10
4 21 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (13.57%) Windows 7
6 15 (10.71%) Windows 8
7 14 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (9.29%) Linux
9 9 (6.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (2.86%) Unix
11 3 (2.14%) SUSE
11 3 (2.14%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 136 (97.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 28 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 23 (16.43%) Infrastructure Management
4 20 (14.29%) ITIL
5 18 (12.86%) BCP
5 18 (12.86%) Migration
6 15 (10.71%) Mentoring
7 13 (9.29%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (9.29%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (7.86%) Project Delivery
9 8 (5.71%) DevOps
9 8 (5.71%) Service Management
10 7 (5.00%) High Availability
10 7 (5.00%) Presales
10 7 (5.00%) PRINCE2
11 5 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
11 5 (3.57%) Change Management
11 5 (3.57%) ERP
11 5 (3.57%) Logistics
11 5 (3.57%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (15.71%) PowerShell
2 9 (6.43%) SQL
3 4 (2.86%) Bash Shell
3 4 (2.86%) C
4 3 (2.14%) MATLAB
5 2 (1.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 36 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (15.71%) MCSA
3 21 (15.00%) MCSE
4 11 (7.86%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (5.00%) CCA
5 7 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (4.29%) CCNA
6 6 (4.29%) CCNP
7 3 (2.14%) MCP
8 1 (0.71%) CEH
8 1 (0.71%) Degree
8 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.71%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.29%) PCI DSS
1 6 (4.29%) SLA
2 4 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 74 (52.86%) Hyper-V
2 69 (49.29%) Active Directory
3 38 (27.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (15.71%) Virtual Machines
5 10 (7.14%) Virtual Desktop
5 10 (7.14%) XenApp
6 9 (6.43%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (5.71%) Firmware
8 7 (5.00%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 6 (4.29%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (3.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (2.14%) BitLocker
11 3 (2.14%) Docker
11 3 (2.14%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 55 (39.29%) SCCM
2 19 (13.57%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (2.86%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.43%) Ansible
4 2 (1.43%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.43%) Kubernetes
4 2 (1.43%) SCOM
5 1 (0.71%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.71%) Puppet
5 1 (0.71%) Rancher
5 1 (0.71%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.71%) Terraform
Vendors
1 93 (66.43%) Microsoft
2 74 (52.86%) VMware
3 42 (30.00%) Cisco
4 32 (22.86%) Citrix
5 11 (7.86%) NetApp
6 6 (4.29%) Dell
7 5 (3.57%) WatchGuard
8 4 (2.86%) Veeam
9 3 (2.14%) arcserve
9 3 (2.14%) McAfee
9 3 (2.14%) SAP
10 2 (1.43%) EMC
10 2 (1.43%) HP
10 2 (1.43%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.71%) 3PAR
11 1 (0.71%) Aruba
11 1 (0.71%) Meraki
11 1 (0.71%) NETGEAR
11 1 (0.71%) Nimble Storage
11 1 (0.71%) Veritas