Period
to 12 December 2019

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £42,915 in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 6 months to 12 December 2019.

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
12 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 52 69 66
Rank change year-on-year +17 -3 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 31 28 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.98% 2.98% 2.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.07% 3.12% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 28 28 22
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £42,915 £54,353 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.04% +69.85% +11.30%
10th Percentile £29,000 £29,775 £23,500
90th Percentile £72,312 £72,312 £34,500
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £42,915 £49,741 £32,500
% change year-on-year -13.72% +53.05% -

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 762 898 777
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.94% 95.63% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 596 747 670
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £41,500 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.35% +8.97% +0.65%
10th Percentile £22,875 £24,375 £23,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £64,063
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £41,598 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.12% +6.25% +3.90%

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 12 December 2019.

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 12 December 2019, 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 26 (83.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 21 (67.74%) Mentoring
2 21 (67.74%) Coaching
3 20 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (45.16%) Public Sector
5 12 (38.71%) Service Management
6 11 (35.48%) Analytics
6 11 (35.48%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
8 8 (25.81%) Office 365
8 8 (25.81%) Performance Management
8 8 (25.81%) Data Centre
9 7 (22.58%) Operational Stability
9 7 (22.58%) Skype for Business
9 7 (22.58%) Skype
9 7 (22.58%) ITIL
10 6 (19.35%) Windows
10 6 (19.35%) Python
10 6 (19.35%) Change Management
10 6 (19.35%) Application Performance Management
10 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
10 6 (19.35%) Product Management
11 5 (16.13%) VMware
11 5 (16.13%) HP
11 5 (16.13%) Cisco
11 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
12 4 (12.90%) Linux
12 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
12 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
12 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery

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 7 (22.58%) Skype for Business
2 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
3 3 (9.68%) PowerExchange
3 3 (9.68%) SAS
4 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) Office 365
2 4 (12.90%) Azure
2 4 (12.90%) SaaS
3 1 (3.23%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.23%) IaaS
3 1 (3.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) Skype
2 3 (9.68%) BGP
2 3 (9.68%) DHCP
2 3 (9.68%) DNS
2 3 (9.68%) Firewall
2 3 (9.68%) Network Security
2 3 (9.68%) OSPF
2 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
2 3 (9.68%) Unified Communications
2 3 (9.68%) VPN
2 3 (9.68%) WAN
3 2 (6.45%) NAS
3 2 (6.45%) SAN
4 1 (3.23%) LAN
4 1 (3.23%) PBX
4 1 (3.23%) PSTN
4 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (9.68%) PowerCenter
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) GitLab
General
1 14 (45.16%) Public Sector
2 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.45%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) CMDB
2 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.45%) EMC VMAX
3 2 (6.45%) Replication
4 1 (3.23%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
2 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (9.68%) Unix
3 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.23%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (83.87%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 21 (67.74%) Coaching
2 21 (67.74%) Mentoring
3 20 (64.52%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (38.71%) Service Management
5 11 (35.48%) Analytics
5 11 (35.48%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 8 (25.81%) Performance Management
7 7 (22.58%) ITIL
7 7 (22.58%) Operational Stability
8 6 (19.35%) Application Performance Management
8 6 (19.35%) Change Management
8 6 (19.35%) Product Management
9 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (12.90%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (9.68%) Application Performance Monitoring
10 3 (9.68%) Performance Monitoring
10 3 (9.68%) Project Delivery
10 3 (9.68%) Server Management
10 3 (9.68%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
1 6 (19.35%) Python
2 3 (9.68%) Bash Shell
2 3 (9.68%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (6.45%) CCDP
2 2 (6.45%) CCNP
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.23%) MCSA
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) Terraform
2 2 (6.45%) SnapMirror
2 2 (6.45%) SnapVault
3 1 (3.23%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (3.23%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (3.23%) Puppet
3 1 (3.23%) SCCM
3 1 (3.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (3.23%) vMotion
3 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Cisco
1 5 (16.13%) HP
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
1 5 (16.13%) VMware
2 4 (12.90%) Red Hat
3 3 (9.68%) BMC
3 3 (9.68%) Dynatrace
3 3 (9.68%) EMC
3 3 (9.68%) Informatica
3 3 (9.68%) NetScout
3 3 (9.68%) Snow
4 2 (6.45%) 3PAR
4 2 (6.45%) NetApp
4 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.23%) BT
5 1 (3.23%) IBM
5 1 (3.23%) Meraki
5 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds