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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for Infrastructure Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Infrastructure Engineering over the 6 months to 30 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Engineering
England > North East
6 months to
30 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 56 54 48
Rank change year-on-year -2 -6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering 67 43 34
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 4.02% 3.76% 3.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.52% 4.08% 4.02%
Number of salaries quoted 61 34 28
10th Percentile £35,750 £32,688 £27,275
25th Percentile £38,386 £36,938 £33,438
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% +1.27%
75th Percentile £46,250 £61,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £82,625 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,750
% change year-on-year +5.26% -0.52% +0.53%

Infrastructure Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,483 1,054 845
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 89.07% 92.21% 92.76%
Number of salaries quoted 991 785 653
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,250 £25,100
25th Percentile £33,750 £33,750 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median % change year-on-year - +8.43% +3.75%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £51,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £65,000 £62,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £56,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +6.19% +2.73% +4.76%

Infrastructure Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Infrastructure Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineering in the North East

Infrastructure Engineering
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineering in the North East

Infrastructure Engineering
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering in the North East over the 6 months to 30 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineering in the North East

Infrastructure Engineering
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 Engineering within the North East region over the 6 months to 30 June 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 -13 25 £47,500 +5.56% 9
Cleveland - 24 £40,000 -
Durham -14 16 £39,322 -21.36% 4
Northumberland -8 1 £52,500 -
Infrastructure Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2022, IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering also mentioned 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 with a requirement for Infrastructure Engineering.

1 50 (74.63%) Windows
2 45 (67.16%) Microsoft
3 44 (65.67%) Azure
4 36 (53.73%) Linux
5 34 (50.75%) DevOps
6 33 (49.25%) ITIL
7 31 (46.27%) Docker
8 30 (44.78%) Oracle
8 30 (44.78%) Kubernetes
8 30 (44.78%) CI/CD
9 28 (41.79%) Collaborative Working
9 28 (41.79%) Azure DevOps
9 28 (41.79%) Microsoft Office
9 28 (41.79%) GitHub
10 26 (38.81%) Bash
10 26 (38.81%) SQL
10 26 (38.81%) Ansible
11 25 (37.31%) SQL Server
11 25 (37.31%) LAN
11 25 (37.31%) Migration
11 25 (37.31%) Firewall
11 25 (37.31%) Mathematics
11 25 (37.31%) Computer Science
12 24 (35.82%) Dynamics CRM
12 24 (35.82%) Degree
12 24 (35.82%) SolarWinds
12 24 (35.82%) Kafka
12 24 (35.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 24 (35.82%) Octopus Deploy
12 24 (35.82%) Jenkins

Infrastructure Engineering
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 24 (35.82%) Apache
2 1 (1.49%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.49%) IIS
2 1 (1.49%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 28 (41.79%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 24 (35.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 44 (65.67%) Azure
2 28 (41.79%) Azure DevOps
2 28 (41.79%) GitHub
3 24 (35.82%) Apigee
3 24 (35.82%) GitHub Actions
4 13 (19.40%) Microsoft 365
5 9 (13.43%) AWS
6 6 (8.96%) GCP
6 6 (8.96%) SaaS
7 5 (7.46%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (4.48%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (4.48%) Nutanix
9 2 (2.99%) Mimecast
9 2 (2.99%) Power Platform
9 2 (2.99%) PowerApps
10 1 (1.49%) Azure AKS
10 1 (1.49%) IaaS
10 1 (1.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (37.31%) Firewall
1 25 (37.31%) LAN
2 8 (11.94%) DHCP
2 8 (11.94%) DNS
3 3 (4.48%) Unified Communications
4 2 (2.99%) Internet
4 2 (2.99%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (2.99%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.49%) SAN
5 1 (1.49%) Skype
5 1 (1.49%) WAN
5 1 (1.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (37.31%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.49%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.49%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.49%) Redis
Development Applications
1 24 (35.82%) Jenkins
1 24 (35.82%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 14 (20.90%) Social Skills
2 6 (8.96%) Local Government
3 3 (4.48%) Finance
3 3 (4.48%) Organisational Skills
3 3 (4.48%) Public Sector
4 2 (2.99%) Law
4 2 (2.99%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.49%) Games
5 1 (1.49%) Legal
5 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (56.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (35.82%) Unix Scripter
3 15 (22.39%) Analyst
3 15 (22.39%) SQL Analyst
3 15 (22.39%) Systems Analyst
3 15 (22.39%) Unix Analyst
4 13 (19.40%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (16.42%) Cloud Engineer
5 11 (16.42%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (13.43%) Applications Support
6 9 (13.43%) Unix Support
7 5 (7.46%) Senior Cloud Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) DBA
8 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Support
8 3 (4.48%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (4.48%) Oracle Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) Senior DBA
8 3 (4.48%) Senior Oracle DBA
9 2 (2.99%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.99%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (35.82%) Kafka
2 2 (2.99%) .NET
3 1 (1.49%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Cloud Native
2 3 (4.48%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.99%) Cyberattack
3 2 (2.99%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.49%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.49%) NHS
4 1 (1.49%) Robotics
4 1 (1.49%) Social Media
4 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 50 (74.63%) Windows
2 36 (53.73%) Linux
3 24 (35.82%) AIX
3 24 (35.82%) Unix
4 17 (25.37%) Windows Server
5 6 (8.96%) Windows Server 2016
6 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2019
9 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (50.75%) DevOps
2 33 (49.25%) ITIL
3 30 (44.78%) CI/CD
4 28 (41.79%) Collaborative Working
5 25 (37.31%) Computer Science
5 25 (37.31%) Mathematics
5 25 (37.31%) Migration
6 24 (35.82%) CRM
6 24 (35.82%) Performance Tuning
7 8 (11.94%) Architectural Design
7 8 (11.94%) Artificial Intelligence
7 8 (11.94%) Continuous Improvement
7 8 (11.94%) Service Delivery
7 8 (11.94%) Technology Roadmap
8 6 (8.96%) Incident Management
8 6 (8.96%) Infrastructure as Code
8 6 (8.96%) Infrastructure Automation
8 6 (8.96%) Machine Learning
9 5 (7.46%) Data Science
10 4 (5.97%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (38.81%) Bash
1 26 (38.81%) SQL
2 24 (35.82%) SAPscript
3 16 (23.88%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.99%) C#
4 2 (2.99%) Python
4 2 (2.99%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.49%) C++
Qualifications
1 24 (35.82%) Degree
2 3 (4.48%) CCNA
2 3 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 31 (46.27%) Docker
2 24 (35.82%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 15 (22.39%) Active Directory
4 9 (13.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (7.46%) Hyper-V
5 5 (7.46%) vSphere
6 2 (2.99%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (2.99%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 30 (44.78%) Kubernetes
2 26 (38.81%) Ansible
3 13 (19.40%) Terraform
4 4 (5.97%) WSUS
5 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (4.48%) Packer
6 2 (2.99%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (1.49%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 1 (1.49%) SCCM
7 1 (1.49%) SCOM
Vendors
1 45 (67.16%) Microsoft
2 30 (44.78%) Oracle
3 24 (35.82%) SAP
3 24 (35.82%) SolarWinds
4 14 (20.90%) VMware
5 5 (7.46%) Sage
6 3 (4.48%) Citrix
7 1 (1.49%) Cisco
7 1 (1.49%) Dynatrace
7 1 (1.49%) Google
7 1 (1.49%) Mitel
7 1 (1.49%) Veeam