Period
to 16 June 2021

The median annual salary for a Senior Infrastructure Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the Midlands during the 6 months to 16 June 2021.

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

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
England > Midlands
6 months to
16 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 263 202 253
Rank change year-on-year -61 +51 +87
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 45 50 100
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.50% 0.77% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.81% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 39 47 79
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,846 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,750 £37,125 £41,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% -
75th Percentile £51,250 £51,250 £58,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £53,250
% change year-on-year -4.76% -1.41% -1.39%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands. 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
Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the Midlands with a recognized job title 8,410 6,177 11,370
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.87% 95.68% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6,320 5,196 8,849
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,750
25th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +1.11% +5.88% -
75th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £56,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +4.00%

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings that featured Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the Midlands

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the Midlands

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the Midlands over the 6 months to 16 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the Midlands

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 16 June 2021. 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
West Midlands -49 24 £47,500 - 9
East Midlands -27 21 £48,000 +28.00% 1
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
England

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 June 2021, Senior 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 Midlands region featuring Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 45 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 37 (82.22%) Windows
3 35 (77.78%) Windows Server
4 33 (73.33%) VMware
5 32 (71.11%) Azure
6 28 (62.22%) Microsoft 365
7 23 (51.11%) Active Directory
8 20 (44.44%) PowerShell
9 18 (40.00%) ITIL
10 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
10 17 (37.78%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2016
12 14 (31.11%) Firewall
13 13 (28.89%) Linux
13 13 (28.89%) LAN
14 12 (26.67%) WAN
14 12 (26.67%) Cisco
15 11 (24.44%) Citrix
15 11 (24.44%) MS Exchange
15 11 (24.44%) XenApp
15 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2012
16 8 (17.78%) AWS
16 8 (17.78%) SonicWALL
16 8 (17.78%) SCCM
16 8 (17.78%) SCOM
16 8 (17.78%) MCSA
16 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Certification
17 7 (15.56%) MCSE
17 7 (15.56%) Finance
17 7 (15.56%) CheckPoint

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 11 (24.44%) MS Exchange
2 7 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 32 (71.11%) Azure
2 28 (62.22%) Microsoft 365
3 8 (17.78%) AWS
4 6 (13.33%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (8.89%) GCP
6 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.11%) Firewall
2 13 (28.89%) LAN
3 12 (26.67%) WAN
4 5 (11.11%) SAN
5 3 (6.67%) DNS
5 3 (6.67%) Multicast
5 3 (6.67%) VSAN
6 2 (4.44%) DHCP
6 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.22%) Cisco Wireless
7 1 (2.22%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.22%) Network Security
7 1 (2.22%) SMTP
7 1 (2.22%) Spanning Tree
7 1 (2.22%) VLAN
7 1 (2.22%) VPN
7 1 (2.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Social Skills
3 3 (6.67%) Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Digital Economy
4 2 (4.44%) Law
5 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.22%) Legal
5 1 (2.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 3 (6.67%) e-Learning
1 3 (6.67%) Private Cloud
2 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.22%) Cloud Native
3 1 (2.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 37 (82.22%) Windows
2 35 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2016
4 13 (28.89%) Linux
5 11 (24.44%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (15.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (8.89%) Unix
7 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 18 (40.00%) ITIL
3 7 (15.56%) Network Design
3 7 (15.56%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (11.11%) Coaching
4 5 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 4 (8.89%) Decision-Making
6 3 (6.67%) B2B
6 3 (6.67%) B2C
6 3 (6.67%) Change Management
6 3 (6.67%) Converged Infrastructure
6 3 (6.67%) Identity Management
6 3 (6.67%) ITIL V3
6 3 (6.67%) Migration
6 3 (6.67%) Password Management
7 2 (4.44%) Analytics
7 2 (4.44%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.44%) Cost Reduction
7 2 (4.44%) Cybersecurity
7 2 (4.44%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 20 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.89%) Bash Shell
3 3 (6.67%) Python
4 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.22%) C
5 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) MCSA
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (15.56%) MCSE
3 5 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (6.67%) RHCE
5 1 (2.22%) CCNP
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.22%) Degree
5 1 (2.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) PCI DSS
1 3 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (4.44%) GDPR
3 1 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (51.11%) Active Directory
2 17 (37.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (24.44%) XenApp
4 6 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 6 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.22%) BitLocker
5 1 (2.22%) NFS
5 1 (2.22%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) SCCM
1 8 (17.78%) SCOM
2 6 (13.33%) Ansible
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (6.67%) Puppet
3 3 (6.67%) SCOrch
3 3 (6.67%) Terraform
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Intune
4 2 (4.44%) vCenter Server
5 1 (2.22%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (2.22%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 33 (73.33%) VMware
2 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
3 12 (26.67%) Cisco
4 11 (24.44%) Citrix
5 8 (17.78%) SonicWALL
6 7 (15.56%) CheckPoint
6 7 (15.56%) Meraki
7 5 (11.11%) Dell
8 4 (8.89%) Red Hat
9 2 (4.44%) Veeam
10 1 (2.22%) F5
10 1 (2.22%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.22%) HP
10 1 (2.22%) Juniper
10 1 (2.22%) NetApp
10 1 (2.22%) Oracle
10 1 (2.22%) Sophos