Period
to 17 June 2019

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

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

Infrastructure Engineer
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
17 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 82 60 97
Rank change year-on-year -22 +37 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 23 41 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 2.12% 4.18% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 4.26% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 20 41 6
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £32,000 £32,500 £36,000
90th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £47,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +21.43%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. 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
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies in Leicestershire with a recognized job title 1,057 963 1,198
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.33% 98.07% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 803 884 959
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £54,500
East Midlands median annual salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.53% +6.25% -

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Leicestershire

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Leicestershire

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 17 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Leicestershire

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 17 June 2019. 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
Leicester -4 20 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Infrastructure Engineer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 17 June 2019, 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 Leicestershire region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 21 (91.30%) Windows
3 19 (82.61%) Windows Server
4 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
5 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
6 11 (47.83%) Windows 7
6 11 (47.83%) TCP/IP
6 11 (47.83%) Windows 10
7 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
7 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Office
7 10 (43.48%) Dell
7 10 (43.48%) DNS
7 10 (43.48%) DHCP
7 10 (43.48%) SCCM
8 6 (26.09%) VMware
8 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
9 5 (21.74%) Cisco
9 5 (21.74%) MCP
10 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
10 4 (17.39%) SLA
10 4 (17.39%) Citrix
10 4 (17.39%) Thin Client
10 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
10 4 (17.39%) Fat Client
10 4 (17.39%) Data Protection Act
10 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
10 4 (17.39%) Data Protection
10 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
10 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Management
10 4 (17.39%) Performance Optimisation

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Office 365
2 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) TCP/IP
2 10 (43.48%) DHCP
2 10 (43.48%) DNS
3 3 (13.04%) LAN
3 3 (13.04%) WAN
4 2 (8.70%) VoIP
4 2 (8.70%) Wireless
5 1 (4.35%) BGP
5 1 (4.35%) EIGRP
5 1 (4.35%) Firewall
5 1 (4.35%) HSRP
5 1 (4.35%) MPLS
5 1 (4.35%) Network Security
5 1 (4.35%) OSPF
5 1 (4.35%) SAN
5 1 (4.35%) VLAN
5 1 (4.35%) VPN
5 1 (4.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.35%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Data Protection Act
1 4 (17.39%) Fat Client
1 4 (17.39%) Thin Client
2 1 (4.35%) Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 21 (91.30%) Windows
2 19 (82.61%) Windows Server
3 11 (47.83%) Windows 10
3 11 (47.83%) Windows 7
4 2 (8.70%) Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (17.39%) Computer Science
2 4 (17.39%) Data Protection
2 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Management
2 4 (17.39%) Performance Optimisation
2 4 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
3 2 (8.70%) ITIL
4 1 (4.35%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
4 1 (4.35%) DevOps
4 1 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.35%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
4 1 (4.35%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (4.35%) Presales
4 1 (4.35%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.35%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (4.35%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) Python
2 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) MCP
2 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (4.35%) MCSA
2 1 (4.35%) MCSE
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
2 6 (26.09%) Hyper-V
3 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.35%) Docker
4 1 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (4.35%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 10 (43.48%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) Ansible
2 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
2 10 (43.48%) Dell
3 6 (26.09%) VMware
4 5 (21.74%) Cisco
5 4 (17.39%) Citrix
6 1 (4.35%) NetApp
6 1 (4.35%) SaltStack