Period
to 25 January 2022

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 25 January 2022.

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

Infrastructure Engineer
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 95 84 101
Rank change year-on-year -11 +17 +34
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 19 12 23
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.21% 1.23% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.28% 1.29% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 7
10th Percentile - £37,325 £35,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £38,563 £38,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,250 £41,000
Median % change year-on-year -0.55% +10.37% -1.20%
75th Percentile £53,750 £50,000 £51,000
90th Percentile £61,750 - £57,250
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 £37,000
% change year-on-year +8.11% +25.00% -22.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 1,480 932 1,528
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.91% 95.30% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 945 664 1,101
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £38,500 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -1.73%
75th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £62,500
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Glasgow

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Glasgow.

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Glasgow

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Glasgow over the 6 months to 25 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Glasgow

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

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, 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 Glasgow region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 17 (89.47%) Microsoft 365
3 16 (84.21%) Windows
4 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
5 13 (68.42%) Windows Server
6 11 (57.89%) Hyper-V
7 9 (47.37%) Load Balancing
7 9 (47.37%) Problem Management
7 9 (47.37%) Data Protection
7 9 (47.37%) Finance
7 9 (47.37%) Clustering
7 9 (47.37%) Virtual Environments
8 8 (42.11%) Azure
9 7 (36.84%) LAN
9 7 (36.84%) WAN
9 7 (36.84%) DHCP
9 7 (36.84%) DNS
10 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
10 5 (26.32%) VoIP
10 5 (26.32%) SQL
10 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
10 5 (26.32%) Firewall
10 5 (26.32%) IPsec
10 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
11 4 (21.05%) SCCM
11 4 (21.05%) VMware
11 4 (21.05%) ITIL
11 4 (21.05%) Linux
12 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
12 3 (15.79%) HP

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 3 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 17 (89.47%) Microsoft 365
2 8 (42.11%) Azure
3 2 (10.53%) AWS
3 2 (10.53%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (10.53%) Nutanix
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) DHCP
1 7 (36.84%) DNS
1 7 (36.84%) LAN
1 7 (36.84%) WAN
2 5 (26.32%) Firewall
2 5 (26.32%) IPsec
2 5 (26.32%) TCP/IP
2 5 (26.32%) VoIP
3 2 (10.53%) Skype
3 2 (10.53%) VLAN
4 1 (5.26%) DMZ
4 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Clustering
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) Windows Server
3 4 (21.05%) Linux
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2019
5 1 (5.26%) HPUX
5 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 9 (47.37%) Data Protection
2 9 (47.37%) Load Balancing
2 9 (47.37%) Problem Management
2 9 (47.37%) Virtual Environments
3 4 (21.05%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Application Security
5 1 (5.26%) DevOps
5 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.26%) Logistics
5 1 (5.26%) Project Delivery
5 1 (5.26%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
1 5 (26.32%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) Perl
2 1 (5.26%) Python
2 1 (5.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.26%) CISSP
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
2 11 (57.89%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) SCCM
2 2 (10.53%) Active Directory Federation Services
2 2 (10.53%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 4 (21.05%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) HP
4 2 (10.53%) Citrix
4 2 (10.53%) Commvault
4 2 (10.53%) Dell
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco