The median annual salary for a Infrastructure Engineer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 87 88 95
Rank change year-on-year +1 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 8 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.71% 0.45% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.74% 0.48% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 2
Median salary £62,500 £40,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.25% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £33,500 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £92,250 £58,500 £33,600
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1075 1240 1292
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.47% 93.37% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 693 828 782
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Edinburgh

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Edinburgh

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Edinburgh

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Edinburgh region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 25 (67.57%) Active Directory
2 19 (51.35%) MS Exchange
2 19 (51.35%) Windows
3 15 (40.54%) VMware
4 14 (37.84%) SAN
5 13 (35.14%) Finance
5 13 (35.14%) SQL
5 13 (35.14%) Windows Server
6 12 (32.43%) LAN
6 12 (32.43%) WAN
6 12 (32.43%) Cisco
7 11 (29.73%) SCCM
8 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
8 10 (27.03%) DNS
9 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
9 9 (24.32%) MCSE
9 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (24.32%) PowerShell
10 8 (21.62%) Firewall
11 7 (18.92%) VMware ESX
11 7 (18.92%) SCOM
11 7 (18.92%) Degree
11 7 (18.92%) Time Management
12 6 (16.22%) DHCP
12 6 (16.22%) Data Centre
13 5 (13.51%) Private Cloud
13 5 (13.51%) DevOps
13 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
13 5 (13.51%) Coaching

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 19 (51.35%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (10.81%) IIS
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
4 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.70%) SAS
5 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Office 365
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (37.84%) SAN
2 12 (32.43%) LAN
2 12 (32.43%) WAN
3 10 (27.03%) DNS
4 8 (21.62%) Firewall
5 6 (16.22%) DHCP
6 5 (13.51%) VPN
7 2 (5.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (24.32%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.70%) Big Data
4 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.70%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Oracle Forms
General
1 13 (35.14%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.51%) Private Cloud
3 3 (8.11%) EMC VNX
3 3 (8.11%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.41%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 19 (51.35%) Windows
2 13 (35.14%) Windows Server
3 4 (10.81%) OpenVMS
3 4 (10.81%) Windows 2000
3 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (10.81%) Windows XP
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.41%) Linux
5 2 (5.41%) Unix
6 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.92%) Time Management
2 5 (13.51%) Coaching
2 5 (13.51%) DevOps
2 5 (13.51%) Mentoring
3 4 (10.81%) Business Continuity
3 4 (10.81%) Change Control
3 4 (10.81%) Information Security
3 4 (10.81%) Line Management
3 4 (10.81%) Network Management
3 4 (10.81%) QMS
3 4 (10.81%) Quality Management
4 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.11%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (5.41%) Analytics
5 2 (5.41%) BCP
5 2 (5.41%) IT Strategy
5 2 (5.41%) ITIL
5 2 (5.41%) Project Management
6 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) SQL
2 9 (24.32%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.11%) C#
4 2 (5.41%) Java
4 2 (5.41%) Python
5 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) MCSE
1 9 (24.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (18.92%) Degree
3 4 (10.81%) HND
4 3 (8.11%) CCNA
4 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.41%) CCNP
5 2 (5.41%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) SLA
2 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 25 (67.57%) Active Directory
2 10 (27.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (18.92%) VMware ESX
4 4 (10.81%) vSphere
5 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
5 3 (8.11%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (5.41%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (5.41%) UAG
7 1 (2.70%) HDFS
7 1 (2.70%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.70%) XenApp
7 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.70%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (29.73%) SCCM
2 7 (18.92%) SCOM
3 5 (13.51%) SCVMM
4 4 (10.81%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (8.11%) Nagios
6 2 (5.41%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (2.70%) Ansible
7 1 (2.70%) Hadoop YARN
7 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (2.70%) Puppet
7 1 (2.70%) SCSM
7 1 (2.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (2.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) VMware
2 12 (32.43%) Cisco
3 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
4 5 (13.51%) Dell
4 5 (13.51%) HP
5 4 (10.81%) Oracle
5 4 (10.81%) SolarWinds
6 3 (8.11%) Citrix
6 3 (8.11%) EMC
6 3 (8.11%) NetApp
7 2 (5.41%) F5
7 2 (5.41%) IBM
7 2 (5.41%) Intel Security
7 2 (5.41%) Samsung
7 2 (5.41%) Splunk
8 1 (2.70%) CA
8 1 (2.70%) Cloudera
8 1 (2.70%) Symantec
8 1 (2.70%) Varonis
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