Period
to 14 December 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £39,500 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 6 months to 14 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
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 76 65
Rank change year-on-year -13 -11 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 20 14 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 2.13% 1.43% 3.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.17% 1.46% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 51
Leicestershire median annual salary £39,500 £35,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.86% -19.54% +24.29%
10th Percentile £17,000 £31,400 £31,750
90th Percentile £46,750 £42,900 £54,500
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.59% -14.12% +11.84%

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 920 958 1,408
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.77% 98.16% 98.53%
Number of salaries quoted 702 846 1,222
Leicestershire median annual salary £41,250 £37,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -8.54% +5.13%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £25,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £56,250 £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 14 December 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 14 December 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 -15 10 £31,000 -24.85%
Hinckley -5 1 £41,500 -
Infrastructure Engineer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 14 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 Leicestershire region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 18 (90.00%) Windows
3 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
4 12 (60.00%) Windows Server
5 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
5 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
5 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (40.00%) VMware
7 7 (35.00%) SCCM
7 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (35.00%) SLA
7 7 (35.00%) LAN
7 7 (35.00%) WAN
8 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
8 6 (30.00%) SAN
8 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (30.00%) Office 365
9 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (25.00%) Wireless
9 5 (25.00%) Cisco
9 5 (25.00%) DNS
9 5 (25.00%) DHCP
9 5 (25.00%) ITIL
10 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
10 4 (20.00%) Clustering
10 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
10 4 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
10 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
11 3 (15.00%) Windows 10

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 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (10.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (30.00%) Office 365
2 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (35.00%) LAN
2 7 (35.00%) WAN
3 6 (30.00%) SAN
4 5 (25.00%) DHCP
4 5 (25.00%) DNS
4 5 (25.00%) Wireless
5 2 (10.00%) WLAN
6 1 (5.00%) Firewall
6 1 (5.00%) PBX
6 1 (5.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (10.00%) Automotive
2 1 (5.00%) Back Office
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Clustering
2 2 (10.00%) Replication
3 1 (5.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (90.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (10.00%) Linux
6 1 (5.00%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (25.00%) ITIL
3 4 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) High Availability
5 2 (10.00%) Server Management
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) Antivirus Management
6 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.00%) Deployment Automation
6 1 (5.00%) DevOps
6 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (5.00%) Patch Management
6 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (5.00%) SIEM
6 1 (5.00%) Threat Detection
6 1 (5.00%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 4 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) MCP
1 1 (5.00%) MCSE
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (35.00%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (45.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) SCCM
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (5.00%) Ansible
4 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (5.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) VMware
3 5 (25.00%) Cisco
4 3 (15.00%) Dell
5 2 (10.00%) NetApp
6 1 (5.00%) Avaya
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix
6 1 (5.00%) GFI Software
6 1 (5.00%) SaltStack
6 1 (5.00%) SonicWALL
6 1 (5.00%) Sophos
6 1 (5.00%) Veeam