The median annual salary for a Infrastructure Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Newcastle upon Tyne during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 63 60
Rank change year-on-year +31 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 22 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 5.61% 0.73% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.87% 0.75% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 22 3 3
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,800 £33,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 375 399 446
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 95.66% 97.08% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 340 354 375
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £61,215 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Infrastructure Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Newcastle upon Tyne region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 26 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 21 (75.00%) Windows
3 20 (71.43%) Hyper-V
4 19 (67.86%) VMware
5 14 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 12 (42.86%) Citrix
6 12 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 12 (42.86%) CCNP
6 12 (42.86%) CCNA
6 12 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (42.86%) MCP
7 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (25.00%) Skype
8 7 (25.00%) Skype for Business
8 7 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 7 (25.00%) SCCM
8 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
8 7 (25.00%) DNS
8 7 (25.00%) SAN
9 6 (21.43%) Cisco
9 6 (21.43%) SMTP
9 6 (21.43%) DHCP
9 6 (21.43%) Linux
9 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
9 6 (21.43%) SQL
9 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
9 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008

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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (25.00%) DNS
1 7 (25.00%) SAN
1 7 (25.00%) Skype
1 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (21.43%) DHCP
2 6 (21.43%) Firewall
2 6 (21.43%) SMTP
3 5 (17.86%) DMZ
3 5 (17.86%) VLAN
4 1 (3.57%) LAN
4 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (17.86%) Amazon RDS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Clustering
1 5 (17.86%) Replication
2 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 21 (75.00%) Windows
2 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (21.43%) Linux
4 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (21.43%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 6 (21.43%) Presales
3 5 (17.86%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (17.86%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 5 (17.86%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) CCNA
1 12 (42.86%) CCNP
1 12 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (42.86%) MCP
1 12 (42.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 26 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 20 (71.43%) Hyper-V
3 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) SCCM
2 5 (17.86%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) VMware
2 12 (42.86%) Citrix
2 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (21.43%) Cisco
4 5 (17.86%) arcserve
4 5 (17.86%) Sophos
4 5 (17.86%) Symantec
5 1 (3.57%) NetApp