Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Infrastructure Engineer
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 142 140 107
Rank change year-on-year -2 -33 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 82 93 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.66% 1.73% 2.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.71% 1.77% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 73 82 182
Leeds median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +1.35% +2.78%
10th Percentile £29,150 £31,250 £27,575
90th Percentile £43,750 £47,350 £59,875
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.33% - +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4794 5258 6801
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.04% 98.08% 97.73%
Number of salaries quoted 4054 4534 5469
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,825 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Leeds

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Leeds

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Leeds over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Leeds region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 66 (80.49%) Windows
1 66 (80.49%) VMware
2 61 (74.39%) Microsoft
3 56 (68.29%) Active Directory
3 56 (68.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 52 (63.41%) MS Exchange
5 50 (60.98%) Windows Server
6 49 (59.76%) VMware Infrastructure
7 45 (54.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 34 (41.46%) SAN
9 31 (37.80%) LAN
9 31 (37.80%) WAN
10 27 (32.93%) Windows 7
10 27 (32.93%) NetApp
10 27 (32.93%) Citrix
11 24 (29.27%) XenApp
12 23 (28.05%) XenDesktop
13 22 (26.83%) ITIL
14 21 (25.61%) SQL Server
14 21 (25.61%) Firewall
15 20 (24.39%) Cisco
16 17 (20.73%) SQL
16 17 (20.73%) HP
16 17 (20.73%) Exchange Server 2010
17 15 (18.29%) Data Centre
18 13 (15.85%) vSphere
19 12 (14.63%) VMware ESXi
19 12 (14.63%) Hyper-V
19 12 (14.63%) Linux
20 11 (13.41%) Microsoft Office

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 52 (63.41%) MS Exchange
2 17 (20.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (4.88%) IIS
4 4 (4.88%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.22%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (13.41%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.20%) Office 365
2 2 (2.44%) IaaS
2 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.44%) PaaS
2 2 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (41.46%) SAN
2 31 (37.80%) LAN
2 31 (37.80%) WAN
3 21 (25.61%) Firewall
4 8 (9.76%) VoIP
5 6 (7.32%) DHCP
5 6 (7.32%) DNS
5 6 (7.32%) MPLS
5 6 (7.32%) Wireless
6 5 (6.10%) Network Security
6 5 (6.10%) VPN
7 4 (4.88%) NAS
7 4 (4.88%) SNMP
8 3 (3.66%) Asterisk PBX
8 3 (3.66%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (2.44%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.44%) TCP/IP
9 2 (2.44%) WLAN
10 1 (1.22%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (25.61%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (7.32%) Finance
2 4 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.66%) Law
4 2 (2.44%) Advertising
4 2 (2.44%) Back Office
4 2 (2.44%) Retail
5 1 (1.22%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.44%) Clustering
3 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.22%) EPoS
3 1 (1.22%) iPad
3 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 66 (80.49%) Windows
2 56 (68.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 50 (60.98%) Windows Server
4 45 (54.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (32.93%) Windows 7
6 12 (14.63%) Linux
7 10 (12.20%) Unix
8 6 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (6.10%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.44%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.83%) ITIL
2 8 (9.76%) Change Control
3 7 (8.54%) High Availability
4 6 (7.32%) E-Commerce
4 6 (7.32%) Load Balancing
4 6 (7.32%) Service Delivery
5 4 (4.88%) ITIL V3
5 4 (4.88%) Migration
5 4 (4.88%) Proactive Monitoring
6 3 (3.66%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (3.66%) Information Security
6 3 (3.66%) Patch Management
7 2 (2.44%) Coaching
7 2 (2.44%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (2.44%) Integration Testing
7 2 (2.44%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (2.44%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (2.44%) Server Hardening
7 2 (2.44%) System Integration Testing
7 2 (2.44%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.73%) SQL
2 10 (12.20%) PowerShell
3 6 (7.32%) Bash Shell
3 6 (7.32%) Perl
4 2 (2.44%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (13.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (8.54%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (8.54%) MCSE
3 6 (7.32%) CCNA
4 3 (3.66%) MCSA
5 2 (2.44%) Degree
5 2 (2.44%) MCITP
5 2 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.22%) CCA
6 1 (1.22%) CCENT
6 1 (1.22%) CCNP
6 1 (1.22%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.22%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.44%) GDPR
2 2 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 56 (68.29%) Active Directory
2 49 (59.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (29.27%) XenApp
4 23 (28.05%) XenDesktop
5 13 (15.85%) vSphere
6 12 (14.63%) Hyper-V
6 12 (14.63%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (3.66%) OpenSIPS
8 2 (2.44%) Terminal Server
9 1 (1.22%) vCloud
9 1 (1.22%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 8 (9.76%) SCCM
2 6 (7.32%) SCOM
2 6 (7.32%) WSUS
3 4 (4.88%) WMI
4 3 (3.66%) SCVMM
5 2 (2.44%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (2.44%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.44%) Opsview
5 2 (2.44%) SolarWinds Orion
6 1 (1.22%) OpenView
6 1 (1.22%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 66 (80.49%) VMware
2 61 (74.39%) Microsoft
3 27 (32.93%) Citrix
3 27 (32.93%) NetApp
4 20 (24.39%) Cisco
5 17 (20.73%) HP
6 6 (7.32%) Red Hat
7 5 (6.10%) Avaya
7 5 (6.10%) EMC
7 5 (6.10%) Veeam
8 4 (4.88%) CheckPoint
8 4 (4.88%) Dell
8 4 (4.88%) F5
8 4 (4.88%) SolarWinds
9 3 (3.66%) CommVault
10 2 (2.44%) Dell Compellent
10 2 (2.44%) Kaspersky
10 2 (2.44%) ProCurve
10 2 (2.44%) Symantec
11 1 (1.22%) Riverbed