Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for Infrastructure Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Infrastructure Engineering over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Engineering
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 64 91
Rank change year-on-year +1 +27 +29
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering 59 72 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 3.92% 4.98% 3.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.28% 5.51% 3.91%
Number of salaries quoted 49 67 86
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +28.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £31,897 £31,850 £23,000
90th Percentile £58,000 £53,000 £51,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -7.89%

Infrastructure Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Gloucestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,377 1,306 2,099
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 91.50% 90.32% 92.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,047 1,067 1,729
Gloucestershire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Infrastructure Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

Job postings citing Infrastructure Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineering in Gloucestershire

Infrastructure Engineering
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineering in Gloucestershire

Infrastructure Engineering
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineering in Gloucestershire

Infrastructure Engineering
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 Engineering within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 12 December 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 +2 15 £46,250 +8.82% 5
Cheltenham -5 12 £45,000 +7.14% 2
Cirencester +8 1 £42,500 -15.00%
Infrastructure Engineering
South West

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Infrastructure Engineering.

1 37 (62.71%) Windows
2 30 (50.85%) Security Cleared
3 28 (47.46%) VMware
4 26 (44.07%) DV Cleared
4 26 (44.07%) Linux
5 25 (42.37%) Microsoft
5 25 (42.37%) Bash Shell
6 21 (35.59%) Ansible
7 20 (33.90%) Python
8 19 (32.20%) C
8 19 (32.20%) Active Directory
9 18 (30.51%) Firewall
9 18 (30.51%) Docker
9 18 (30.51%) Puppet
10 17 (28.81%) Windows Server
11 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
12 15 (25.42%) Cisco Certification
12 15 (25.42%) CCNA
12 15 (25.42%) vCenter Server
12 15 (25.42%) Microsoft Azure
13 14 (23.73%) VMware ESXi
13 14 (23.73%) Systems Engineering
13 14 (23.73%) ITIL
13 14 (23.73%) MCSE
13 14 (23.73%) Microsoft Certification
13 14 (23.73%) Nagios
13 14 (23.73%) SolarWinds
14 13 (22.03%) Configuration Management
14 13 (22.03%) Cisco
14 13 (22.03%) Cybersecurity

Infrastructure Engineering
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 (15.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.39%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.39%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (15.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (25.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (15.25%) Office 365
3 6 (10.17%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (6.78%) OpenShift
5 2 (3.39%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.69%) G Suite
6 1 (1.69%) IaaS
6 1 (1.69%) PaaS
6 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (30.51%) Firewall
2 9 (15.25%) FCoE
2 9 (15.25%) TCP/IP
3 8 (13.56%) SNMP
4 7 (11.86%) Network Security
5 5 (8.47%) Intrusion Detection
6 4 (6.78%) LAN
6 4 (6.78%) WAN
7 3 (5.08%) VPN
8 2 (3.39%) DHCP
8 2 (3.39%) DNS
8 2 (3.39%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.69%) Cisco Wireless
9 1 (1.69%) Internet
9 1 (1.69%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.17%) Big Data
2 5 (8.47%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (15.25%) JIRA
2 8 (13.56%) Redmine
3 3 (5.08%) GCC
4 1 (1.69%) Bitbucket
4 1 (1.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.69%) git-flow
General
1 8 (13.56%) Games
2 4 (6.78%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.69%) Automotive
3 1 (1.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 48 (81.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (33.90%) Cloud Engineer
2 20 (33.90%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (28.81%) Linux Engineer
4 15 (25.42%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (16.95%) Platform Engineer
6 8 (13.56%) Windows Engineer
6 8 (13.56%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (11.86%) Administrator
7 7 (11.86%) Cloud Administrator
7 7 (11.86%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (8.47%) IT Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 5 (8.47%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (8.47%) Wintel Engineer
8 5 (8.47%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (6.78%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.47%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (8.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (8.47%) Hybrid Cloud
3 4 (6.78%) Replication
4 3 (5.08%) Blackberry
4 3 (5.08%) Cybercrime
4 3 (5.08%) iPad
5 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.69%) Clustering
6 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Cloud
6 1 (1.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 37 (62.71%) Windows
2 26 (44.07%) Linux
3 17 (28.81%) Windows Server
4 7 (11.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (10.17%) CentOS
5 6 (10.17%) Fedora
5 6 (10.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (10.17%) Ubuntu
6 5 (8.47%) Windows 7
7 3 (5.08%) Android
7 3 (5.08%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.39%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.12%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (23.73%) ITIL
2 14 (23.73%) Systems Engineering
3 13 (22.03%) Configuration Management
3 13 (22.03%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (18.64%) Problem-Solving
5 10 (16.95%) High Availability
5 10 (16.95%) Service Management
5 10 (16.95%) User Stories
6 9 (15.25%) Software Engineering
7 8 (13.56%) Coaching
7 8 (13.56%) Mentoring
8 7 (11.86%) Service Delivery
9 6 (10.17%) Task Automation
9 6 (10.17%) Test Automation
9 6 (10.17%) V-Model
9 6 (10.17%) Waterfall
10 5 (8.47%) ITIL V3
10 5 (8.47%) Network Virtualisation
10 5 (8.47%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 25 (42.37%) Bash Shell
2 20 (33.90%) Python
3 19 (32.20%) C
4 11 (18.64%) Perl
4 11 (18.64%) PowerShell
5 8 (13.56%) Korn
6 3 (5.08%) C#
6 3 (5.08%) C++
6 3 (5.08%) Java
7 2 (3.39%) SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (50.85%) Security Cleared
2 26 (44.07%) DV Cleared
3 15 (25.42%) CCNA
3 15 (25.42%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (23.73%) MCSE
4 14 (23.73%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (16.95%) CISSP
5 10 (16.95%) CompTIA Security+
5 10 (16.95%) GIAC
5 10 (16.95%) Linux+ Certification
5 10 (16.95%) Network+ Certification
5 10 (16.95%) SANS
5 10 (16.95%) SSCP
6 6 (10.17%) Degree
7 5 (8.47%) SC Cleared
8 4 (6.78%) RHCE
8 4 (6.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (5.08%) MCP
10 2 (3.39%) CCA
10 2 (3.39%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.08%) SLA
2 2 (3.39%) COBIT
System Software
1 19 (32.20%) Active Directory
2 18 (30.51%) Docker
3 14 (23.73%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (20.34%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (16.95%) NFS
5 10 (16.95%) Samba
6 8 (13.56%) Hyper-V
6 8 (13.56%) VMware NSX
7 6 (10.17%) VirtualBox
7 6 (10.17%) Xen
8 5 (8.47%) BitLocker
8 5 (8.47%) Virtual Desktop
9 3 (5.08%) pfSense
10 2 (3.39%) Terminal Services
10 2 (3.39%) XenApp
11 1 (1.69%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (1.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (35.59%) Ansible
2 18 (30.51%) Puppet
3 15 (25.42%) vCenter Server
4 14 (23.73%) Nagios
5 10 (16.95%) Kubernetes
5 10 (16.95%) SCCM
6 6 (10.17%) Docker Swarm
6 6 (10.17%) OpenNMS
6 6 (10.17%) ZABBIX
7 5 (8.47%) SCOM
7 5 (8.47%) SCVMM
8 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (1.69%) NetBackup
8 1 (1.69%) Terraform
8 1 (1.69%) vMotion
Vendors
1 28 (47.46%) VMware
2 25 (42.37%) Microsoft
3 14 (23.73%) SolarWinds
4 13 (22.03%) Cisco
5 10 (16.95%) EMC
5 10 (16.95%) NetApp
6 7 (11.86%) Red Hat
7 6 (10.17%) Cloudera
7 6 (10.17%) Hortonworks
8 5 (8.47%) Citrix
8 5 (8.47%) McAfee
9 3 (5.08%) Apple
9 3 (5.08%) Canon
9 3 (5.08%) Dell
9 3 (5.08%) Splunk
10 2 (3.39%) Veeam
10 2 (3.39%) Zerto
11 1 (1.69%) BT
11 1 (1.69%) Veritas