The median annual salary for a Infrastructure Engineer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in the North East during the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
England / North East
Rank 44 73 78
Rank change year-on-year +29 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 29 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 4.54% 0.77% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.75% 0.80% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 29 5 4
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,900 £33,950
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 the North East. 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
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 610 626 691
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 95.46% 96.75% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 559 532 583
Median salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.77% -4.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £59,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in the North East

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +34 28 £31,250 +4.16% 1
Durham -1 1 £30,000 -11.11%
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 25 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 North East region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 28 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 24 (68.57%) Windows
3 21 (60.00%) VMware
3 21 (60.00%) Hyper-V
4 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
5 16 (45.71%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (45.71%) MS Exchange
6 13 (37.14%) Citrix
7 12 (34.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 12 (34.29%) MCP
7 12 (34.29%) CCNP
7 12 (34.29%) CCNA
8 11 (31.43%) Cisco
9 10 (28.57%) Windows Server
9 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (25.71%) Skype
10 9 (25.71%) Skype for Business
11 8 (22.86%) SCCM
11 8 (22.86%) DNS
12 7 (20.00%) DHCP
12 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
12 7 (20.00%) SAN
12 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (20.00%) Firewall
12 7 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
13 6 (17.14%) Malware Detection/Protection
13 6 (17.14%) Presales
13 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
13 6 (17.14%) Amazon AWS

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 16 (45.71%) MS Exchange
2 9 (25.71%) Skype for Business
3 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.86%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) Skype
2 8 (22.86%) DNS
3 7 (20.00%) DHCP
3 7 (20.00%) Firewall
3 7 (20.00%) SAN
3 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (17.14%) SMTP
5 5 (14.29%) DMZ
5 5 (14.29%) VLAN
6 2 (5.71%) LAN
7 1 (2.86%) VPN
7 1 (2.86%) WAN
7 1 (2.86%) Wireless
7 1 (2.86%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server
1 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Clustering
1 5 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 24 (68.57%) Windows
2 10 (28.57%) Windows Server
2 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (17.14%) Linux
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (17.14%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 6 (17.14%) Presales
3 5 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (14.29%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 5 (14.29%) ITIL
3 5 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (2.86%) Migration
4 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (45.71%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (34.29%) CCNA
2 12 (34.29%) CCNP
2 12 (34.29%) MCP
2 12 (34.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.86%) MCSE
System Software
1 28 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (60.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) SCCM
2 5 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) VMware
2 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
3 13 (37.14%) Citrix
4 11 (31.43%) Cisco
5 5 (14.29%) arcserve
5 5 (14.29%) Sophos
5 5 (14.29%) Symantec
6 1 (2.86%) HP
6 1 (2.86%) Juniper
6 1 (2.86%) NetApp
6 1 (2.86%) Palo Alto
6 1 (2.86%) Ruckus Wireless
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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