Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 21 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 164 126 225
Rank change year-on-year -38 +99 -24
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 60 151 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.14% 2.31% 0.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 2.37% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 47 131 58
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +4.29% +8.67%
10th Percentile £28,100 £28,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £54,350 £53,750 £51,625
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 5112 6378 7246
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.30% 97.72% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4261 5047 5871
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,500 £62,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 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
Nottinghamshire -13 24 £41,250 +3.13% 1
Northamptonshire +31 21 £45,000 +33.33%
Leicestershire -16 10 £40,000 -8.05% 3
Derbyshire 0 4 £28,500 -31.74% 6
Lincolnshire -18 2 £53,500 +33.75%
Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 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 East Midlands region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 45 (75.00%) Windows
2 39 (65.00%) Microsoft
3 33 (55.00%) Active Directory
4 29 (48.33%) Windows Server
5 27 (45.00%) VMware
5 27 (45.00%) SCCM
6 24 (40.00%) Hyper-V
6 24 (40.00%) SAN
7 23 (38.33%) Microsoft Azure
8 21 (35.00%) SQL Server
9 19 (31.67%) DNS
10 18 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 17 (28.33%) Firewall
11 17 (28.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 16 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
12 16 (26.67%) MCSE
13 14 (23.33%) DHCP
13 14 (23.33%) Cisco
14 13 (21.67%) SQL
14 13 (21.67%) Office 365
15 12 (20.00%) Skype for Business
15 12 (20.00%) Citrix
16 11 (18.33%) MCSA
16 11 (18.33%) LAN
16 11 (18.33%) Windows 10
17 10 (16.67%) Data Centre
17 10 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
17 10 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
17 10 (16.67%) Management Information System
17 10 (16.67%) CCNA

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 12 (20.00%) Skype for Business
2 9 (15.00%) MS Exchange
3 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
4 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (38.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (21.67%) Office 365
3 7 (11.67%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (5.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (40.00%) SAN
2 19 (31.67%) DNS
3 17 (28.33%) Firewall
4 14 (23.33%) DHCP
5 11 (18.33%) LAN
6 10 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 10 (16.67%) WAN
7 8 (13.33%) NAS
8 5 (8.33%) Internet
8 5 (8.33%) SSL
9 4 (6.67%) Skype
10 3 (5.00%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (3.33%) VPN
11 2 (3.33%) Wireless
12 1 (1.67%) Cisco IOS
12 1 (1.67%) IP Telephony
12 1 (1.67%) Network Security
12 1 (1.67%) PBX
12 1 (1.67%) VLAN
12 1 (1.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (10.00%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Law
3 3 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.67%) Back Office
4 1 (1.67%) Local Government
4 1 (1.67%) Retail
4 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 10 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 6 (10.00%) Fat Client
2 6 (10.00%) Thin Client
3 5 (8.33%) NHS
4 3 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.67%) Clustering
6 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.67%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 45 (75.00%) Windows
2 29 (48.33%) Windows Server
3 18 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (18.33%) Windows 10
5 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (10.00%) Linux
6 6 (10.00%) Windows 7
7 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (11.67%) Infrastructure Management
1 7 (11.67%) Presales
2 6 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (10.00%) ITIL
2 6 (10.00%) Network Management
3 5 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (8.33%) Compliance Management
3 5 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (8.33%) Data Strategy
3 5 (8.33%) DevOps
3 5 (8.33%) Microservices
3 5 (8.33%) SDLC
3 5 (8.33%) User Stories
4 3 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
4 3 (5.00%) High Availability
4 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (5.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (3.33%) Document Management
6 1 (1.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 13 (21.67%) SQL
2 4 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (26.67%) MCSE
1 16 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (18.33%) MCSA
3 10 (16.67%) CCNA
3 10 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (8.33%) MCITP
5 3 (5.00%) CCA
5 3 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (3.33%) CCNP
6 2 (3.33%) MCP
7 1 (1.67%) CCDA
7 1 (1.67%) Degree
7 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 33 (55.00%) Active Directory
2 24 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 17 (28.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (11.67%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (8.33%) Docker
5 5 (8.33%) vSphere
6 2 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.33%) XenApp
7 1 (1.67%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 27 (45.00%) SCCM
2 5 (8.33%) Kubernetes
3 2 (3.33%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.67%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 39 (65.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (45.00%) VMware
3 14 (23.33%) Cisco
4 12 (20.00%) Citrix
5 8 (13.33%) Dell
6 7 (11.67%) HP
7 6 (10.00%) NetApp
8 4 (6.67%) 3PAR
9 3 (5.00%) EMC
10 2 (3.33%) Brocade
11 1 (1.67%) Apple
11 1 (1.67%) Meraki
11 1 (1.67%) Mitel
11 1 (1.67%) Palo Alto
11 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds
11 1 (1.67%) Veeam