Period
to 21 February 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 6 months to 21 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
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 54 83
Rank change year-on-year -18 +29 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 22 26 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.27% 3.02% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 3.18% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 23 25 3
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -1.64% +10.91%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £34,500 £35,850 £34,450
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% -1.64% +10.91%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne with a recognized job title 944 818 782
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.52% 95.12% 97.99%
Number of salaries quoted 824 695 688
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% -4.00%
10th Percentile £21,788 £21,250 £22,675
90th Percentile £65,000 £56,250 £61,250
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -4.11%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Newcastle upon Tyne

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Newcastle upon Tyne

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Newcastle upon Tyne

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 21 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 14 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 14 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 14 (63.64%) SAN
2 14 (63.64%) VMware
3 12 (54.55%) SMTP
3 12 (54.55%) DHCP
3 12 (54.55%) DNS
3 12 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (54.55%) Hyper-V
3 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (54.55%) Windows Server
4 9 (40.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 7 (31.82%) Citrix
5 7 (31.82%) OCA
5 7 (31.82%) Oracle Certification
5 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
5 7 (31.82%) SNMP
5 7 (31.82%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (31.82%) IPFIX
6 6 (27.27%) ITIL
7 5 (22.73%) Cisco
7 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
7 5 (22.73%) LAN
7 5 (22.73%) SMS
7 5 (22.73%) WLAN
7 5 (22.73%) WAN
7 5 (22.73%) WAP
7 5 (22.73%) Office 365
7 5 (22.73%) Azure Active Directory

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 14 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2003
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Azure Active Directory
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (22.73%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (63.64%) SAN
2 12 (54.55%) DHCP
2 12 (54.55%) DNS
2 12 (54.55%) SMTP
3 7 (31.82%) IPFIX
3 7 (31.82%) SNMP
4 5 (22.73%) LAN
4 5 (22.73%) SMS
4 5 (22.73%) TCP/IP
4 5 (22.73%) WAN
4 5 (22.73%) WLAN
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (13.64%) VLAN
6 2 (9.09%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.55%) Banking
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) WAP
2 1 (4.55%) Middleware
2 1 (4.55%) RESTful
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (86.36%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Windows Server
2 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (31.82%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (13.64%) OpenUP
3 3 (13.64%) Patch Management
4 2 (9.09%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 2 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) High Availability
5 1 (4.55%) Identity Access Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) OCA
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 14 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 12 (54.55%) Hyper-V
2 12 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (22.73%) DFS Replication
3 5 (22.73%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (40.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (22.73%) WSUS
3 3 (13.64%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) VMware
2 7 (31.82%) Citrix
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 5 (22.73%) Cisco
4 3 (13.64%) arcserve
4 3 (13.64%) CA
4 3 (13.64%) Sophos
4 3 (13.64%) Symantec
4 3 (13.64%) Veeam
4 3 (13.64%) Veritas