Period
to 25 June 2019

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £42,750 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 25 June 2019.

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
25 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 48 88 119
Rank change year-on-year +40 +31 -24
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 97 44 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 6.21% 2.72% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.46% 2.83% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 78 40 23
Gloucestershire median annual salary £42,750 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.84% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,485 £23,950
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,600 £52,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £39,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year +7.59% +8.97% -6.45%

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 1,501 1,556 1,711
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.09% 96.05% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,124 1,295 1,387
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +7.14% -1.18%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
South West median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -

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 25 June 2019.

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 25 June 2019. 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 0 29 £42,500 -7.61% 3
Cheltenham +26 24 £37,500 - 7
Tewkesbury +12 3 £33,000 -5.71%
Infrastructure Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 2019, 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 97 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 84 (86.60%) Windows
3 67 (69.07%) VMware
4 60 (61.86%) Linux
5 59 (60.82%) Microsoft Azure
6 58 (59.79%) Cisco
6 58 (59.79%) SCCM
7 57 (58.76%) ITIL
7 57 (58.76%) Security Cleared
8 56 (57.73%) VMware Infrastructure
8 56 (57.73%) Hyper-V
9 55 (56.70%) PowerShell
10 54 (55.67%) Active Directory
11 51 (52.58%) DNS
11 51 (52.58%) DHCP
12 47 (48.45%) Office 365
13 43 (44.33%) NetScaler
14 42 (43.30%) Python
14 42 (43.30%) SQL
14 42 (43.30%) Citrix
15 41 (42.27%) Microsoft
15 41 (42.27%) JIRA
15 41 (42.27%) Agile Software Development
16 39 (40.21%) XenApp
16 39 (40.21%) XenDesktop
17 38 (39.18%) SCOrch
17 38 (39.18%) Azure Stack
17 38 (39.18%) SCOM
17 38 (39.18%) DV Cleared
17 38 (39.18%) TCP/IP

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 35 (36.08%) SharePoint
2 31 (31.96%) Confluence
3 4 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (4.12%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 59 (60.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 47 (48.45%) Office 365
3 38 (39.18%) Azure Stack
4 34 (35.05%) OneDrive
5 12 (12.37%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (1.03%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.03%) G Suite
6 1 (1.03%) OpenShift
6 1 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (52.58%) DHCP
1 51 (52.58%) DNS
2 43 (44.33%) NetScaler
3 38 (39.18%) TCP/IP
4 36 (37.11%) Firewall
5 32 (32.99%) Skype
6 12 (12.37%) VLAN
6 12 (12.37%) VSAN
7 11 (11.34%) LAN
8 9 (9.28%) SAN
9 6 (6.19%) VPN
9 6 (6.19%) WAN
10 5 (5.15%) Network Security
10 5 (5.15%) OpenVPN
11 3 (3.09%) WebEx
11 3 (3.09%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (3.09%) Wireless
12 2 (2.06%) FCoE
12 2 (2.06%) OSPF
13 1 (1.03%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (39.18%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.12%) NoSQL
2 4 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.06%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 41 (42.27%) JIRA
2 34 (35.05%) Visual Studio
3 32 (32.99%) TestRail
3 32 (32.99%) Zephyr
4 9 (9.28%) Git (software)
5 2 (2.06%) MSI
6 1 (1.03%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.03%) Redmine
6 1 (1.03%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (7.22%) Manufacturing
2 4 (4.12%) Finance
2 4 (4.12%) Military
2 4 (4.12%) Publishing
3 3 (3.09%) Electronics
3 3 (3.09%) Marketing
3 3 (3.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.03%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.25%) Apache Flex
2 4 (4.12%) Apache NiFi
2 4 (4.12%) CGI
3 3 (3.09%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.43%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (13.40%) e-Learning
2 13 (13.40%) Mobile Computing
3 6 (6.19%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (4.12%) Blog
4 4 (4.12%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.12%) User Experience
5 2 (2.06%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.03%) Clustering
6 1 (1.03%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 84 (86.60%) Windows
2 60 (61.86%) Linux
3 35 (36.08%) Unix
4 34 (35.05%) Mac OS
5 17 (17.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (14.43%) CentOS
7 12 (12.37%) Windows Server
8 9 (9.28%) Ubuntu
9 8 (8.25%) Windows 10
10 7 (7.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (6.19%) Debian
12 4 (4.12%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (4.12%) Windows XP
13 3 (3.09%) Fedora
14 2 (2.06%) Windows 7
14 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2008
15 1 (1.03%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 57 (58.76%) ITIL
3 41 (42.27%) Agile Software Development
4 34 (35.05%) CRM
5 31 (31.96%) Scrum
6 29 (29.90%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (23.71%) Kanban
7 23 (23.71%) MODAF
7 23 (23.71%) PRINCE2
8 20 (20.62%) Service Management
9 15 (15.46%) Software Engineering
10 13 (13.40%) Preventative Maintenance
10 13 (13.40%) Service Delivery
11 12 (12.37%) Mentoring
12 11 (11.34%) Configuration Management
12 11 (11.34%) Cybersecurity
12 11 (11.34%) ITIL V3
12 11 (11.34%) ITSM
13 10 (10.31%) Problem-Solving
14 7 (7.22%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 55 (56.70%) PowerShell
2 42 (43.30%) Python
2 42 (43.30%) SQL
3 36 (37.11%) JavaScript
4 34 (35.05%) PHP
5 17 (17.53%) Bash Shell
6 16 (16.49%) C
7 2 (2.06%) Perl
8 1 (1.03%) Korn
Qualifications
1 57 (58.76%) Security Cleared
2 38 (39.18%) DV Cleared
3 37 (38.14%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (34.02%) CCNA
5 32 (32.99%) Degree
6 27 (27.84%) MCP
7 23 (23.71%) CCA
7 23 (23.71%) RHCE
8 19 (19.59%) Citrix Certification
9 9 (9.28%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (8.25%) MCSA
11 6 (6.19%) MCSE
11 6 (6.19%) SC Cleared
12 5 (5.15%) CCNP
13 1 (1.03%) CISSP
13 1 (1.03%) GIAC
13 1 (1.03%) Linux+ Certification
13 1 (1.03%) Network+ Certification
13 1 (1.03%) SANS
13 1 (1.03%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (32.99%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 56 (57.73%) Hyper-V
1 56 (57.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 54 (55.67%) Active Directory
3 39 (40.21%) XenApp
3 39 (40.21%) XenDesktop
4 36 (37.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 16 (16.49%) Docker
5 16 (16.49%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (8.25%) VirtualBox
7 7 (7.22%) NFS
8 5 (5.15%) VMware NSX
9 4 (4.12%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (4.12%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (3.09%) Samba
11 2 (2.06%) Xen
12 1 (1.03%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 58 (59.79%) SCCM
2 38 (39.18%) SCOM
2 38 (39.18%) SCOrch
3 35 (36.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 16 (16.49%) Ansible
4 16 (16.49%) Puppet
5 12 (12.37%) vRealize
6 11 (11.34%) Kubernetes
7 8 (8.25%) SCVMM
7 8 (8.25%) vCenter Server
8 4 (4.12%) NetBackup
8 4 (4.12%) WSUS
8 4 (4.12%) yum
9 3 (3.09%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (3.09%) Cisco UCCX
9 3 (3.09%) Nagios
10 2 (2.06%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (2.06%) OpenNMS
10 2 (2.06%) ZABBIX
11 1 (1.03%) Salt
Vendors
1 67 (69.07%) VMware
2 58 (59.79%) Cisco
3 42 (43.30%) Citrix
4 41 (42.27%) Microsoft
5 32 (32.99%) Splunk
6 23 (23.71%) Atlassian
7 7 (7.22%) Red Hat
8 5 (5.15%) HP
8 5 (5.15%) Progress
9 4 (4.12%) Oracle
10 3 (3.09%) EMC
10 3 (3.09%) NetApp
10 3 (3.09%) SAP
10 3 (3.09%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.06%) Cloudera
11 2 (2.06%) Dell
11 2 (2.06%) Hortonworks
12 1 (1.03%) LogRhythm
12 1 (1.03%) Palo Alto
12 1 (1.03%) Veeam