Period
to 15 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Gloucestershire during the 6 months to 15 October 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
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 94 101
Rank change year-on-year +27 +7 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 62 53 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.75% 3.35% 3.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.93% 3.43% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 51 47 61
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +11.89%
10th Percentile £31,000 £38,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,000 £51,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +12.00% +5.63%

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 1,577 1,546 2,088
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.34% 97.85% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1,280 1,261 1,681
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 15 October 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 15 October 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 +3 19 £46,000 +8.24% 9
Cheltenham +1 10 £31,000 -27.91% 1
Tewkesbury - 2 £35,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 15 October 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 62 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 40 (64.52%) Windows
3 26 (41.94%) Active Directory
3 26 (41.94%) Security Cleared
4 25 (40.32%) VMware
4 25 (40.32%) Linux
5 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
6 22 (35.48%) Firewall
7 21 (33.87%) Windows Server
8 20 (32.26%) Bash Shell
9 19 (30.65%) DV Cleared
10 16 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
10 16 (25.81%) Cisco
10 16 (25.81%) Ansible
11 14 (22.58%) Puppet
11 14 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
11 14 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (22.58%) C
11 14 (22.58%) ITIL
12 13 (20.97%) CCNA
12 13 (20.97%) SCCM
13 12 (19.35%) Python
13 12 (19.35%) MCSE
13 12 (19.35%) Problem-Solving
13 12 (19.35%) Docker
13 12 (19.35%) Cybersecurity
14 11 (17.74%) Perl
14 11 (17.74%) Configuration Management
14 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (16.13%) 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 9 (14.52%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.45%) OpenStack
3 3 (4.84%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.23%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.61%) IIS
5 1 (1.61%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (16.13%) Office 365
3 6 (9.68%) OpenShift
4 4 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.61%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.61%) IaaS
5 1 (1.61%) PaaS
5 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (35.48%) Firewall
2 8 (12.90%) FCoE
2 8 (12.90%) SNMP
2 8 (12.90%) TCP/IP
3 6 (9.68%) Network Security
3 6 (9.68%) VPN
4 5 (8.06%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (4.84%) SAN
6 2 (3.23%) NetScaler
7 1 (1.61%) DHCP
7 1 (1.61%) DNS
7 1 (1.61%) Internet
7 1 (1.61%) LAN
7 1 (1.61%) VLAN
7 1 (1.61%) VoIP
7 1 (1.61%) WAN
7 1 (1.61%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 8 (12.90%) JIRA
1 8 (12.90%) Redmine
2 5 (8.06%) GCC
General
1 8 (12.90%) Games
2 4 (6.45%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.23%) Military
4 1 (1.61%) Advertising
4 1 (1.61%) Automotive
4 1 (1.61%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.45%) Web Services
2 1 (1.61%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Blackberry
1 5 (8.06%) iPad
1 5 (8.06%) Replication
2 4 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 4 (6.45%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (4.84%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.23%) PKI
5 1 (1.61%) Cybercrime
5 1 (1.61%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 40 (64.52%) Windows
2 25 (40.32%) Linux
3 21 (33.87%) Windows Server
4 10 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (11.29%) Windows 7
6 5 (8.06%) Android
6 5 (8.06%) Apple iOS
7 4 (6.45%) Windows 10
8 3 (4.84%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (3.23%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.61%) CentOS
10 1 (1.61%) Fedora
10 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 14 (22.58%) ITIL
3 12 (19.35%) Cybersecurity
3 12 (19.35%) Problem-Solving
4 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (17.74%) Configuration Management
5 9 (14.52%) Coaching
5 9 (14.52%) Service Management
6 8 (12.90%) High Availability
6 8 (12.90%) Mentoring
6 8 (12.90%) Software Engineering
6 8 (12.90%) User Stories
7 5 (8.06%) Break/Fix
7 5 (8.06%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (8.06%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (6.45%) Data Loss Prevention
8 4 (6.45%) ITIL V3
8 4 (6.45%) Network Virtualisation
8 4 (6.45%) Service Delivery
8 4 (6.45%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 20 (32.26%) Bash Shell
2 14 (22.58%) C
3 12 (19.35%) Python
4 11 (17.74%) Perl
5 8 (12.90%) Korn
6 6 (9.68%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.61%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (41.94%) Security Cleared
2 19 (30.65%) DV Cleared
3 14 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
3 14 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (20.97%) CCNA
5 12 (19.35%) MCSE
6 8 (12.90%) CISSP
6 8 (12.90%) CompTIA Security+
6 8 (12.90%) GIAC
6 8 (12.90%) Linux+ Certification
6 8 (12.90%) Network+ Certification
6 8 (12.90%) SANS
6 8 (12.90%) SSCP
7 7 (11.29%) SC Cleared
8 4 (6.45%) Degree
8 4 (6.45%) RHCE
8 4 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (4.84%) MCP
10 2 (3.23%) CCA
10 2 (3.23%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.06%) SLA
2 2 (3.23%) COBIT
System Software
1 26 (41.94%) Active Directory
2 12 (19.35%) Docker
3 10 (16.13%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (12.90%) Hyper-V
4 8 (12.90%) NFS
4 8 (12.90%) Samba
4 8 (12.90%) VMware NSX
5 6 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (8.06%) pfSense
7 4 (6.45%) BitLocker
7 4 (6.45%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (3.23%) Terminal Services
8 2 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (3.23%) XenApp
9 1 (1.61%) VirtualBox
9 1 (1.61%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (25.81%) Ansible
2 14 (22.58%) Puppet
3 13 (20.97%) SCCM
4 9 (14.52%) Nagios
4 9 (14.52%) vCenter Server
5 7 (11.29%) Kubernetes
6 4 (6.45%) SCOM
6 4 (6.45%) SCVMM
7 2 (3.23%) WSUS
8 1 (1.61%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (1.61%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.61%) OpenNMS
8 1 (1.61%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 25 (40.32%) VMware
2 23 (37.10%) Microsoft
3 16 (25.81%) Cisco
4 9 (14.52%) EMC
4 9 (14.52%) SolarWinds
5 8 (12.90%) NetApp
6 5 (8.06%) Apple
6 5 (8.06%) Canon
6 5 (8.06%) Citrix
6 5 (8.06%) Splunk
7 4 (6.45%) McAfee
8 3 (4.84%) Veeam
9 2 (3.23%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.23%) Zerto
10 1 (1.61%) Cloudera
10 1 (1.61%) Hortonworks
10 1 (1.61%) Juniper
10 1 (1.61%) Nimble Storage
10 1 (1.61%) Sophos
10 1 (1.61%) Veritas