Period
to 18 July 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

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

Infrastructure Engineer
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 80 112 98
Rank change year-on-year +32 -14 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 51 32 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.05% 1.88% 2.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.18% 1.95% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 43 27 43
Gloucestershire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £30,588 £27,750 £27,800
90th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £51,250
South West median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +17.65%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies in Gloucestershire with a recognized job title 1,605 1,645 2,034
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.99% 96.59% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,313 1,328 1,493
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Gloucestershire

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Gloucestershire

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Gloucestershire

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 18 July 2018. 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
Gloucester +15 15 £45,500 +7.06% 2
Cheltenham -1 12 £36,000 -16.28% 2
Tewkesbury - 2 £35,000 -
Cirencester +14 1 £30,000 -36.84%
Infrastructure Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 40 (78.43%) Windows
2 27 (52.94%) Active Directory
3 25 (49.02%) VMware
4 23 (45.10%) Security Cleared
4 23 (45.10%) Firewall
5 22 (43.14%) Windows Server
6 20 (39.22%) Microsoft
7 17 (33.33%) DV Cleared
8 16 (31.37%) Linux
9 15 (29.41%) SCCM
9 15 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
10 14 (27.45%) Office 365
11 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2012
11 13 (25.49%) Cisco Certification
11 13 (25.49%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (23.53%) ITIL
12 12 (23.53%) CCNA
12 12 (23.53%) Cisco
12 12 (23.53%) Puppet
12 12 (23.53%) Hyper-V
12 12 (23.53%) Ansible
13 11 (21.57%) Cybersecurity
13 11 (21.57%) Problem-Solving
13 11 (21.57%) Bash Shell
13 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Office
13 11 (21.57%) C
14 10 (19.61%) MCSE
14 10 (19.61%) EMC
14 10 (19.61%) TCP/IP
14 10 (19.61%) VMware ESXi

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (15.69%) SharePoint
2 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.88%) Apache
3 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (5.88%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.88%) nginx
4 2 (3.92%) OpenStack
4 2 (3.92%) Skype for Business
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.96%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (27.45%) Office 365
3 5 (9.80%) OpenShift
4 4 (7.84%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.96%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (1.96%) IaaS
5 1 (1.96%) PaaS
5 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (45.10%) Firewall
2 10 (19.61%) TCP/IP
3 8 (15.69%) FCoE
3 8 (15.69%) SNMP
4 7 (13.73%) SAN
5 6 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
5 6 (11.76%) Network Security
6 5 (9.80%) VPN
7 3 (5.88%) VLAN
8 2 (3.92%) VoIP
8 2 (3.92%) WAN
8 2 (3.92%) Wireless
9 1 (1.96%) DHCP
9 1 (1.96%) DNS
9 1 (1.96%) LAN
9 1 (1.96%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.84%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) MariaDB
2 3 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) JIRA
1 8 (15.69%) Redmine
2 5 (9.80%) GCC
3 3 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (15.69%) Games
2 4 (7.84%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.92%) Advertising
3 2 (3.92%) Back Office
3 2 (3.92%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.84%) Web Services
2 3 (5.88%) LAMP
2 3 (5.88%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (1.96%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Blackberry
1 5 (9.80%) Data Centre
1 5 (9.80%) iPad
2 4 (7.84%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.84%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (7.84%) Hybrid Cloud
2 4 (7.84%) Replication
3 3 (5.88%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.92%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.92%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 40 (78.43%) Windows
2 22 (43.14%) Windows Server
3 16 (31.37%) Linux
4 13 (25.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (15.69%) Windows 10
6 7 (13.73%) Windows 7
6 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (9.80%) Android
7 5 (9.80%) Apple iOS
8 4 (7.84%) Windows 8
9 3 (5.88%) CentOS
9 3 (5.88%) Debian
10 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) ITIL
2 11 (21.57%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (21.57%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (17.65%) Coaching
3 9 (17.65%) Service Management
4 8 (15.69%) High Availability
4 8 (15.69%) Mentoring
4 8 (15.69%) Software Engineering
4 8 (15.69%) User Stories
5 5 (9.80%) Break/Fix
5 5 (9.80%) Configuration Management
6 4 (7.84%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (7.84%) Data Loss Prevention
6 4 (7.84%) ITIL V3
6 4 (7.84%) ITSM
6 4 (7.84%) Network Virtualisation
6 4 (7.84%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
6 4 (7.84%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.57%) Bash Shell
1 11 (21.57%) C
2 8 (15.69%) Korn
3 6 (11.76%) PowerShell
4 3 (5.88%) Perl
4 3 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (45.10%) Security Cleared
2 17 (33.33%) DV Cleared
3 13 (25.49%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (25.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (23.53%) CCNA
5 10 (19.61%) MCSE
6 8 (15.69%) CISSP
6 8 (15.69%) CompTIA Security+
6 8 (15.69%) GIAC
6 8 (15.69%) Linux+ Certification
6 8 (15.69%) Network+ Certification
6 8 (15.69%) SANS
6 8 (15.69%) SSCP
7 6 (11.76%) SC Cleared
8 4 (7.84%) Degree
9 2 (3.92%) MCP
10 1 (1.96%) CCA
10 1 (1.96%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) COBIT
System Software
1 27 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 12 (23.53%) Hyper-V
3 10 (19.61%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (15.69%) NFS
4 8 (15.69%) Samba
4 8 (15.69%) VMware NSX
5 4 (7.84%) BitLocker
5 4 (7.84%) pfSense
5 4 (7.84%) Virtual Desktop
5 4 (7.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (5.88%) Ceph
6 3 (5.88%) Docker
6 3 (5.88%) Dovecot
6 3 (5.88%) Postfix
7 2 (3.92%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.96%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.96%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (29.41%) SCCM
2 12 (23.53%) Ansible
2 12 (23.53%) Puppet
3 8 (15.69%) Nagios
3 8 (15.69%) vCenter Server
4 5 (9.80%) Kubernetes
5 4 (7.84%) SCOM
5 4 (7.84%) SCVMM
6 3 (5.88%) Galera Cluster
7 2 (3.92%) WSUS
8 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 25 (49.02%) VMware
2 20 (39.22%) Microsoft
3 12 (23.53%) Cisco
4 10 (19.61%) EMC
5 8 (15.69%) NetApp
5 8 (15.69%) SolarWinds
6 5 (9.80%) Apple
6 5 (9.80%) Canon
7 4 (7.84%) McAfee
7 4 (7.84%) Splunk
7 4 (7.84%) Veeam
8 3 (5.88%) Nimble Storage
8 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.88%) Scality
9 2 (3.92%) Citrix
9 2 (3.92%) Dell
9 2 (3.92%) HP
10 1 (1.96%) Juniper
10 1 (1.96%) Sophos