The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Ipswich during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Infrastructure Engineer
Suffolk / Ipswich
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 36 66
Rank change year-on-year -4 +30  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 3 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Ipswich 1.41% 3.90% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 3.94% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 1
Median salary £30,000 £55,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -45.45% +22.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Ipswich. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Ipswich
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 208 330 480
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Ipswich 97.65% 99.10% 98.56%
Number of salaries quoted 198 305 451
Median salary £40,000 £35,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.67% +9.23%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Ipswich

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Ipswich that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Ipswich

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Ipswich

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 Ipswich region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
1 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (66.67%) Zephyr
1 2 (66.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Issue Tracking
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Exploratory Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Ipswich 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) JIRA
1 2 (66.67%) Zephyr
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Exploratory Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Issue Tracking
1 2 (66.67%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Regression Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
1 2 (66.67%) Test Management
1 2 (66.67%) Test Strategy
1 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PL/SQL
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCNA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (33.33%) VMware