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The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

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

Infrastructure Engineer
England > North East
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 79 73 66
Rank change year-on-year -6 -7 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 39 28 20
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 2.34% 2.42% 2.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.48% 2.60% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 33 21 19
10th Percentile £31,500 £32,500 £27,350
25th Percentile £35,960 £33,125 £31,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% +20.00% -5.06%
75th Percentile £52,500 £53,750 £47,375
90th Percentile £68,500 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +1.62%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East. 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
North East
Permanent vacancies in the North East with a recognized job title 1,573 1,078 893
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.25% 93.01% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,056 837 703
10th Percentile £22,500 £27,000 £24,050
25th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +12.50% -
75th Percentile £58,750 £56,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +5.77%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in the North East

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in the North East.

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in the North East

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in the North East over the 6 months to 2 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in the North East

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the North East region over the 6 months to 2 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Tyne and Wear -1 22 £47,500 +5.56% 8
Durham -8 16 £39,322 +18.26% 2
Northumberland -8 1 £52,500 -
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, Infrastructure Engineer job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North East region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 38 (97.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 23 (58.97%) Windows
3 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
3 19 (48.72%) Azure
4 16 (41.03%) PowerShell
5 15 (38.46%) Windows Server
5 15 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 15 (38.46%) Social Skills
6 12 (30.77%) Terraform
7 11 (28.21%) Microsoft 365
7 11 (28.21%) VMware
7 11 (28.21%) Linux
8 9 (23.08%) DHCP
8 9 (23.08%) DNS
8 9 (23.08%) AWS
9 8 (20.51%) Service Delivery
9 8 (20.51%) ITIL
9 8 (20.51%) Artificial Intelligence
9 8 (20.51%) Technology Roadmap
10 7 (17.95%) Architectural Design
10 7 (17.95%) DevOps
11 6 (15.38%) Docker
11 6 (15.38%) GCP
11 6 (15.38%) Kubernetes
11 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
11 6 (15.38%) SaaS
11 6 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (15.38%) Local Government
11 6 (15.38%) Incident Management
11 6 (15.38%) Oracle

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.13%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (48.72%) Azure
2 11 (28.21%) Microsoft 365
3 9 (23.08%) AWS
4 6 (15.38%) GCP
4 6 (15.38%) SaaS
5 5 (12.82%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (10.26%) Azure DevOps
6 4 (10.26%) GitHub
7 3 (7.69%) Nutanix
8 2 (5.13%) Mimecast
8 2 (5.13%) Power Platform
8 2 (5.13%) PowerApps
9 1 (2.56%) Azure AKS
9 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (2.56%) IaaS
9 1 (2.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (23.08%) DHCP
1 9 (23.08%) DNS
2 3 (7.69%) Unified Communications
3 2 (5.13%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (5.13%) Skype
3 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.56%) Firewall
4 1 (2.56%) LAN
4 1 (2.56%) SAN
4 1 (2.56%) WAN
4 1 (2.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (38.46%) Social Skills
2 6 (15.38%) Local Government
3 3 (7.69%) Finance
3 3 (7.69%) Organisational Skills
3 3 (7.69%) Public Sector
4 2 (5.13%) Law
5 1 (2.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Cloud Native
2 3 (7.69%) Public Cloud
3 2 (5.13%) Cyberattack
4 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.56%) NHS
4 1 (2.56%) Social Media
4 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (58.97%) Windows
2 15 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 11 (28.21%) Linux
4 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2016
5 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (5.13%) Windows Server 2019
8 1 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (97.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (20.51%) Artificial Intelligence
2 8 (20.51%) ITIL
2 8 (20.51%) Service Delivery
2 8 (20.51%) Technology Roadmap
3 7 (17.95%) Architectural Design
3 7 (17.95%) DevOps
4 6 (15.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (15.38%) Incident Management
4 6 (15.38%) Infrastructure Automation
5 5 (12.82%) CI/CD
5 5 (12.82%) Data Science
5 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure as Code
5 5 (12.82%) Machine Learning
6 4 (10.26%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (10.26%) High Availability
6 4 (10.26%) Patch Management
6 4 (10.26%) Software Delivery
7 3 (7.69%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 16 (41.03%) PowerShell
2 3 (7.69%) SQL
3 2 (5.13%) C#
3 2 (5.13%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.56%) Bash
4 1 (2.56%) Python
4 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.56%) VB
4 1 (2.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) CCNA
1 3 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.13%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.38%) Docker
2 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
3 5 (12.82%) vSphere
4 3 (7.69%) XenApp
5 1 (2.56%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (30.77%) Terraform
2 6 (15.38%) Kubernetes
3 5 (12.82%) WSUS
4 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (7.69%) Packer
5 2 (5.13%) SCCM
5 2 (5.13%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (2.56%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 1 (2.56%) Ansible
6 1 (2.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (2.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.21%) VMware
3 6 (15.38%) Oracle
4 5 (12.82%) Sage
5 4 (10.26%) Citrix
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco
6 1 (2.56%) Dynatrace
6 1 (2.56%) Google
6 1 (2.56%) Ivanti
6 1 (2.56%) Mitel
6 1 (2.56%) Veeam