Period
to 18 December 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £31,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

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

Infrastructure Engineer
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 64 60
Rank change year-on-year -14 -4 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 11 4 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 1.74% 0.67% 4.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 0.68% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 34
Leicester median annual salary £31,000 £41,250 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.85% -5.17% +24.29%
10th Percentile £17,000 £29,625 £36,250
90th Percentile £43,750 £43,525 £50,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,500 £35,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year +12.86% -19.54% +24.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester. 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
Leicester
Permanent vacancies in Leicester with a recognized job title 627 589 829
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.90% 98.49% 98.69%
Number of salaries quoted 481 545 765
Leicester median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% -2.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,350
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £53,750
Leicestershire median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +10.67% -9.64% +3.75%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Leicester

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Leicester

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Leicester over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Leicester

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 Leicester region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 10 (90.91%) Windows
3 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
5 6 (54.55%) Wireless
5 6 (54.55%) WAN
5 6 (54.55%) LAN
6 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
6 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
6 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
6 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Clustering
6 5 (45.45%) Clustering
6 5 (45.45%) Network Load Balancing
7 4 (36.36%) SLA
8 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 2 (18.18%) Linux
9 1 (9.09%) MCSE
9 1 (9.09%) Python
9 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
9 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
9 1 (9.09%) ITIL
9 1 (9.09%) MCP
9 1 (9.09%) SQL
9 1 (9.09%) PBX
9 1 (9.09%) VoIP
9 1 (9.09%) Cisco
9 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) LAN
1 6 (54.55%) WAN
1 6 (54.55%) Wireless
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
3 1 (9.09%) PBX
3 1 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Back Office
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Linux Command Line
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Antivirus Management
3 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (9.09%) DevOps
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
3 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Server Management
3 1 (9.09%) SIEM
3 1 (9.09%) Threat Detection
3 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCP
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Ansible
2 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Avaya
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco
2 1 (9.09%) GFI Software
2 1 (9.09%) NetApp
2 1 (9.09%) SaltStack
2 1 (9.09%) SonicWALL
2 1 (9.09%) Sophos
2 1 (9.09%) Veeam
2 1 (9.09%) VMware