Period
to 17 February 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicestershire during the 6 months to 17 February 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
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 74 82
Rank change year-on-year +8 +8 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 24 33 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 2.46% 2.42% 2.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.49% 2.46% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 23 35 45
Leicestershire median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.29% -14.63%
10th Percentile £31,400 £33,950 £29,000
90th Percentile £42,500 £49,000 £45,000
East Midlands median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -8.75% +6.67% -6.25%

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 963 1,344 1,374
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.87% 98.46% 98.28%
Number of salaries quoted 855 1,165 1,152
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,263
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £62,250
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.27% +1.28%

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 February 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 17 February 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 -2 3 £40,000 - 3
Wigston - 1 £34,000 -
Hinckley - 1 - -
Infrastructure Engineer
East Midlands

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

For the 6 months to 17 February 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 22 (91.67%) Windows
2 21 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 21 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 19 (79.17%) DHCP
3 19 (79.17%) DNS
4 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 18 (75.00%) Dell
5 17 (70.83%) TCP/IP
6 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
6 16 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
6 16 (66.67%) SCCM
6 16 (66.67%) Windows 7
6 16 (66.67%) Windows 10
7 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (16.67%) VMware
8 3 (12.50%) VLAN
8 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
8 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (12.50%) Firewall
8 3 (12.50%) SAN
8 3 (12.50%) Cisco
9 2 (8.33%) VoIP
9 2 (8.33%) CCNA
9 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
9 2 (8.33%) iSCSI
9 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (8.33%) WatchGuard
9 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)

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 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (66.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (79.17%) DHCP
1 19 (79.17%) DNS
2 17 (70.83%) TCP/IP
3 3 (12.50%) Firewall
3 3 (12.50%) SAN
3 3 (12.50%) VLAN
4 2 (8.33%) iSCSI
4 2 (8.33%) VoIP
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (4.17%) IP Telephony
5 1 (4.17%) LAN
5 1 (4.17%) Network Security
5 1 (4.17%) NX-OS
5 1 (4.17%) VPN
5 1 (4.17%) WAN
5 1 (4.17%) Wireless
5 1 (4.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.17%) Local Government
1 1 (4.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 22 (91.67%) Windows
2 21 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 16 (66.67%) Windows 10
3 16 (66.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
1 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
1 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (4.17%) Network Management
1 1 (4.17%) Network Security Management
1 1 (4.17%) Performance Optimisation
1 1 (4.17%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) CCNA
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) CCNP
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 21 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (66.67%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Dell
1 18 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) VMware
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco
4 2 (8.33%) WatchGuard
5 1 (4.17%) Citrix
5 1 (4.17%) EMC
5 1 (4.17%) Google
5 1 (4.17%) HP
5 1 (4.17%) Meraki
5 1 (4.17%) Palo Alto
5 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds