Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 21 January 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 97 110
Rank change year-on-year +6 +13 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 41 75 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 2.90% 3.37% 1.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.96% 3.47% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 39 79 25
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £32,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +38.46% -10.96% +8.15%
10th Percentile £40,000 £23,000 £23,250
90th Percentile £52,750 £51,250 £43,050
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% -6.25%

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 1,383 2,159 1,934
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.81% 97.12% 96.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1,141 1,804 1,488
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +1.22% +2.50%
10th Percentile £23,000 £25,650 £25,675
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £65,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +5.33%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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 -7 11 £42,500 +41.67% 1
Cheltenham +13 5 £52,500 +10.53%
Cirencester -18 4 £50,000 +17.65%
Stroud - 1 £45,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Gloucestershire region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 31 (75.61%) Windows
2 29 (70.73%) DV Cleared
2 29 (70.73%) Security Cleared
3 28 (68.29%) Windows Server
4 26 (63.41%) VMware
5 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
6 22 (53.66%) Firewall
7 21 (51.22%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (51.22%) CCNA
7 21 (51.22%) Hyper-V
7 21 (51.22%) VMware ESXi
8 20 (48.78%) ITIL
8 20 (48.78%) Service Management
8 20 (48.78%) Service Delivery
9 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
9 19 (46.34%) vCenter Server
10 18 (43.90%) Proactive Management
10 18 (43.90%) ITSM
10 18 (43.90%) PowerShell
10 18 (43.90%) Degree
10 18 (43.90%) Problem Management
10 18 (43.90%) ITIL V3
10 18 (43.90%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (41.46%) Linux
12 16 (39.02%) Microsoft Azure
13 15 (36.59%) SQL Server
14 14 (34.15%) Network Virtualisation
15 13 (31.71%) MCSE
15 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Certification
15 13 (31.71%) Amazon AWS

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 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
2 6 (14.63%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (39.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (31.71%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (26.83%) Office 365
4 6 (14.63%) SaaS
5 5 (12.20%) IaaS
5 5 (12.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (53.66%) Firewall
2 12 (29.27%) DNS
3 11 (26.83%) DHCP
4 10 (24.39%) FCoE
4 10 (24.39%) NAS
4 10 (24.39%) SAN
4 10 (24.39%) SNMP
4 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
5 9 (21.95%) Fibre Channel
5 9 (21.95%) Intrusion Detection
5 9 (21.95%) Network Security
5 9 (21.95%) VLAN
6 5 (12.20%) SSL
7 1 (2.44%) Internet
7 1 (2.44%) LAN
7 1 (2.44%) VPN
7 1 (2.44%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (2.44%) Big Data
3 1 (2.44%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 10 (24.39%) JIRA
1 10 (24.39%) Redmine
2 4 (9.76%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 8 (19.51%) Games
2 2 (4.88%) Advertising
3 1 (2.44%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.95%) Web Services
2 2 (4.88%) Java EE
2 2 (4.88%) STL
3 1 (2.44%) .NET
3 1 (2.44%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (43.90%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (21.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 9 (21.95%) Hybrid Cloud
2 9 (21.95%) Replication
3 4 (9.76%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.44%) Cybercrime
4 1 (2.44%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 31 (75.61%) Windows
2 28 (68.29%) Windows Server
3 17 (41.46%) Linux
4 11 (26.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.32%) Unix
6 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (2.44%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) ITIL
1 20 (48.78%) Service Delivery
1 20 (48.78%) Service Management
2 18 (43.90%) ITIL V3
2 18 (43.90%) ITSM
2 18 (43.90%) Proactive Management
2 18 (43.90%) Problem Management
3 14 (34.15%) Network Virtualisation
4 11 (26.83%) Cybersecurity
5 10 (24.39%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (24.39%) High Availability
5 10 (24.39%) User Stories
6 9 (21.95%) Boundary Protection
6 9 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (21.95%) Data Loss Prevention
6 9 (21.95%) Data Protection
6 9 (21.95%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (21.95%) Mentoring
6 9 (21.95%) Threat Detection
6 9 (21.95%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 18 (43.90%) PowerShell
2 12 (29.27%) Bash Shell
3 11 (26.83%) Korn
4 10 (24.39%) C
5 3 (7.32%) Python
5 3 (7.32%) SQL
6 2 (4.88%) C#
6 2 (4.88%) C++
6 2 (4.88%) Java
6 2 (4.88%) JavaScript
6 2 (4.88%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (70.73%) DV Cleared
1 29 (70.73%) Security Cleared
2 21 (51.22%) CCNA
2 21 (51.22%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (43.90%) Degree
4 13 (31.71%) MCSE
4 13 (31.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (24.39%) CISSP
5 10 (24.39%) CompTIA Security+
5 10 (24.39%) GIAC
5 10 (24.39%) Linux+ Certification
5 10 (24.39%) Network+ Certification
5 10 (24.39%) SANS
5 10 (24.39%) SSCP
6 3 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (4.88%) CCNP
8 1 (2.44%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (51.22%) Hyper-V
1 21 (51.22%) VMware ESXi
2 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
3 13 (31.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (24.39%) NFS
4 10 (24.39%) Samba
4 10 (24.39%) VMware NSX
5 9 (21.95%) BitLocker
5 9 (21.95%) Firmware
5 9 (21.95%) Virtual Desktop
5 9 (21.95%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 19 (46.34%) vCenter Server
2 11 (26.83%) Nagios
3 10 (24.39%) Ansible
3 10 (24.39%) Puppet
3 10 (24.39%) SCOM
4 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 9 (21.95%) SCCM
4 9 (21.95%) SCDPM
4 9 (21.95%) SCVMM
5 5 (12.20%) HAProxy
6 1 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 26 (63.41%) VMware
2 24 (58.54%) Microsoft
3 11 (26.83%) SolarWinds
4 10 (24.39%) Cisco
4 10 (24.39%) EMC
4 10 (24.39%) NetApp
5 9 (21.95%) Citrix
5 9 (21.95%) Dell
5 9 (21.95%) McAfee
6 1 (2.44%) New Relic