Period
to 16 January 2019

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Support was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

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

Infrastructure Support
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 164 204 211
Rank change year-on-year +40 +7 +51
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support 13 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.39% 0.23% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 0.24% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 19
Leeds median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +16.07% -20.00%
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £28,500
% change year-on-year - +22.81% -24.00%

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 3,268 4,611 5,167
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.03% 97.48% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2,779 3,924 4,453
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.20%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,525
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £43,272 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.82% - +3.66%

Infrastructure Support
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Support in Leeds

Infrastructure Support
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Support in Leeds

Infrastructure Support
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support in Leeds over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Support in Leeds

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, Infrastructure Support 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 Leeds region featuring Infrastructure Support in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server
3 10 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (69.23%) SAN
4 9 (69.23%) MS Exchange
4 9 (69.23%) VMware
5 8 (61.54%) DHCP
5 8 (61.54%) DNS
6 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (46.15%) Network Security
7 6 (46.15%) iSCSI
7 6 (46.15%) Cisco
7 6 (46.15%) HP
7 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (46.15%) Virtual Environments
8 5 (38.46%) Office 365
8 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
9 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
9 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
10 3 (23.08%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (23.08%) vCenter Server
10 3 (23.08%) VPN
10 3 (23.08%) Wireless
10 3 (23.08%) NAS

Infrastructure Support 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 10 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (69.23%) MS Exchange
3 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
5 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (38.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) SAN
2 8 (61.54%) DHCP
2 8 (61.54%) DNS
3 6 (46.15%) iSCSI
3 6 (46.15%) Network Security
4 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
5 3 (23.08%) NAS
5 3 (23.08%) VPN
5 3 (23.08%) Wireless
6 2 (15.38%) Firewall
6 2 (15.38%) NetScaler
6 2 (15.38%) Skype
7 1 (7.69%) LAN
7 1 (7.69%) VoIP
7 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
1 12 (92.31%) Windows Server
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Virtual Environments
2 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (23.08%) Resource Management
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
4 2 (15.38%) Service Management
5 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
5 1 (7.69%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCNA
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) MCSA
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (15.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) vCenter Server
2 2 (15.38%) SCCM
3 1 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco
3 6 (46.15%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) Apple
4 2 (15.38%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) Intel
5 1 (7.69%) McAfee
5 1 (7.69%) Symantec