Period
to 20 August 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 6 months to 20 August 2018.

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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 90 86
Rank change year-on-year +25 -4 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 35 4 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 3.61% 0.39% 2.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.70% 0.40% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 35 3 27
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £44,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +1.15% +6.10%
10th Percentile £32,500 £41,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,000 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £43,250 £39,500
% change year-on-year -7.51% +9.49% +12.86%

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 945 992 1,403
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.42% 97.35% 98.53%
Number of salaries quoted 852 806 1,161
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £54,500 £55,000
East Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 20 August 2018.

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 20 August 2018. 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 +1 16 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Infrastructure Engineer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 Leicestershire region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 35 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 32 (91.43%) Windows
3 29 (82.86%) Microsoft
4 23 (65.71%) Active Directory
4 23 (65.71%) Microsoft Office
4 23 (65.71%) Windows 10
5 19 (54.29%) Windows Server
6 18 (51.43%) SQL Server
7 17 (48.57%) TCP/IP
7 17 (48.57%) SCCM
8 15 (42.86%) Windows 7
8 15 (42.86%) DNS
8 15 (42.86%) Dell
8 15 (42.86%) DHCP
9 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (25.71%) Office 365
11 8 (22.86%) Windows 8
11 8 (22.86%) BitLocker
11 8 (22.86%) SaaS
11 8 (22.86%) PaaS
11 8 (22.86%) Load Balancing
11 8 (22.86%) VMware
11 8 (22.86%) ITIL
12 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
12 7 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
13 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (17.14%) Problem-Solving
13 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
13 6 (17.14%) Degree
13 6 (17.14%) MCSE

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 3 (8.57%) Skype for Business
2 2 (5.71%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) WildFly
Applications
1 23 (65.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (31.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (25.71%) Office 365
3 8 (22.86%) PaaS
3 8 (22.86%) SaaS
4 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (48.57%) TCP/IP
2 15 (42.86%) DHCP
2 15 (42.86%) DNS
3 5 (14.29%) LAN
3 5 (14.29%) WAN
4 3 (8.57%) WLAN
5 2 (5.71%) Firewall
5 2 (5.71%) SAN
5 2 (5.71%) SMS
5 2 (5.71%) Wireless
6 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (51.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (5.71%) Automotive
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) CMDB
3 2 (5.71%) Clustering
3 2 (5.71%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (91.43%) Windows
2 23 (65.71%) Windows 10
3 19 (54.29%) Windows Server
4 15 (42.86%) Windows 7
5 8 (22.86%) Windows 8
6 3 (8.57%) Unix
7 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (22.86%) ITIL
2 8 (22.86%) Load Balancing
3 7 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (17.14%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (11.43%) Configuration Management
6 3 (8.57%) Business Continuity
6 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (8.57%) Project Management
7 2 (5.71%) DevOps
7 2 (5.71%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (5.71%) Server Management
8 1 (2.86%) Application Packaging
8 1 (2.86%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (2.86%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (2.86%) Release Automation
8 1 (2.86%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.71%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.86%) C#
3 1 (2.86%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) Korn
3 1 (2.86%) Ruby
3 1 (2.86%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
1 6 (17.14%) MCSE
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (65.71%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.86%) BitLocker
3 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (48.57%) SCCM
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (5.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.86%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.86%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 29 (82.86%) Microsoft
2 15 (42.86%) Dell
3 8 (22.86%) VMware
4 5 (14.29%) Cisco
5 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.86%) Apple
6 1 (2.86%) Google
6 1 (2.86%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.86%) Sophos