The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £45,750 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Infrastructure Engineer
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 75 90
Rank change year-on-year -3 +15  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 22 21 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.80% 1.77% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% 1.84% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 8
Median salary £45,750 £35,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.71% -26.31%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,775 £29,944 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £36,800 £51,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

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 1157 1139 1343
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 94.84% 95.88% 95.66%
Number of salaries quoted 713 653 843
Median salary £43,500 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.33% +0.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £66,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Edinburgh

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 20 (66.67%) Windows
2 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
3 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
4 15 (50.00%) Finance
5 14 (46.67%) VMware
6 13 (43.33%) PowerShell
7 11 (36.67%) SCCM
7 11 (36.67%) Nagios
7 11 (36.67%) Windows Server
8 9 (30.00%) SQL
8 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (26.67%) Office 365
9 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
9 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
9 8 (26.67%) Linux
9 8 (26.67%) ITIL
9 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
10 7 (23.33%) LAN
10 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (23.33%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (23.33%) DevOps
10 7 (23.33%) Continuous Delivery
11 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (20.00%) F5
11 6 (20.00%) Splunk
11 6 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
11 6 (20.00%) VoIP
11 6 (20.00%) WAN
11 6 (20.00%) Cisco
11 6 (20.00%) SAN

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 8 (26.67%) MS Exchange
2 6 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (16.67%) IIS
4 2 (6.67%) Skype for Business
5 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.33%) SAS
5 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (26.67%) Office 365
2 5 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (3.33%) IaaS
5 1 (3.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (23.33%) LAN
2 6 (20.00%) SAN
2 6 (20.00%) VoIP
2 6 (20.00%) WAN
3 5 (16.67%) IMAP
3 5 (16.67%) Kerberos
3 5 (16.67%) LDAP
3 5 (16.67%) SMTP
4 4 (13.33%) DHCP
4 4 (13.33%) DNS
5 2 (6.67%) Firewall
6 1 (3.33%) Internet
6 1 (3.33%) Skype
6 1 (3.33%) VPN
6 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Apache Hive
2 1 (3.33%) Big Data
2 1 (3.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.33%) SAS Visual Analytics
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Artifactory
1 5 (16.67%) Bugzilla
1 5 (16.67%) CMake
1 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 5 (16.67%) Maven
1 5 (16.67%) MSBuild
1 5 (16.67%) NuGet
1 5 (16.67%) Phabricator
1 5 (16.67%) Ranorex
1 5 (16.67%) SonarQube
General
1 15 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) .NET
1 5 (16.67%) LAMP
2 1 (3.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Robotics
2 3 (10.00%) Virtual Team
3 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.67%) EMC VNX
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.33%) Replication
4 1 (3.33%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 20 (66.67%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) Windows Server
3 9 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (26.67%) Linux
5 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (16.67%) Debian
7 2 (6.67%) Unix
8 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (26.67%) ITIL
2 7 (23.33%) Continuous Delivery
2 7 (23.33%) DevOps
3 5 (16.67%) Open Source
3 5 (16.67%) Software Testing
4 4 (13.33%) Time Management
5 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.00%) BCP
5 3 (10.00%) ITIL V3
5 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.00%) Performance Management
5 3 (10.00%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (10.00%) Validation
6 2 (6.67%) Analytics
6 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity
6 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.67%) Coaching
6 2 (6.67%) Information Security
6 2 (6.67%) Project Management
6 2 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (43.33%) PowerShell
2 9 (30.00%) SQL
3 5 (16.67%) Bash Shell
4 4 (13.33%) Java
5 2 (6.67%) Python
6 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) MCSE
1 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.33%) MBA
3 1 (3.33%) MCSA
3 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
2 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (23.33%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (16.67%) Docker
3 5 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (13.33%) vSphere
5 3 (10.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (6.67%) XenApp
6 2 (6.67%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.33%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) Nagios
1 11 (36.67%) SCCM
2 6 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (13.33%) SCOM
4 2 (6.67%) SCVMM
5 1 (3.33%) Ansible
5 1 (3.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Hadoop YARN
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (3.33%) Puppet
5 1 (3.33%) SCSM
5 1 (3.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (3.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (46.67%) VMware
3 6 (20.00%) Cisco
3 6 (20.00%) F5
3 6 (20.00%) Splunk
4 5 (16.67%) HP
5 3 (10.00%) Citrix
6 2 (6.67%) EMC
7 1 (3.33%) CA
7 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
7 1 (3.33%) Cloudera
7 1 (3.33%) Dell
7 1 (3.33%) Google
7 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.33%) Sophos
7 1 (3.33%) Symantec
7 1 (3.33%) Varonis
Edinburgh
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Salary: £27000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago