Infrastructure Engineer Jobs in the North of England

Infrastructure Engineer
England > North of England

The median Infrastructure Engineer salary in the North of England is £45,000 per year, according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months leading to 14 July 2024.

The table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
14 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 90 161 169
Rank change year-on-year +71 +8 -40
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 455 267 417
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North of England 2.42% 1.91% 2.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.54% 2.15% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 385 218 364
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,200 £32,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £35,875 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.42%
75th Percentile £61,250 £52,500 £50,000
90th Percentile £67,968 £61,250 £58,675
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - - +5.26%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
North of England

For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies in the North of England. 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.

Permanent vacancies in the North of England with a recognized job title 17,881 12,412 18,985
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 95.17% 88.85% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 13,135 7,785 11,477
10th Percentile £27,250 £30,500 £28,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £39,000 £38,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £54,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.41% +8.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £65,000 £69,136 £67,000
90th Percentile £78,750 £80,701 £81,250
England median annual salary £52,501 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the North of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in the North of England

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in the North of England

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in the North of England

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in the North of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in the North of England over the 6 months to 14 July 2024.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in the North of England

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in the North of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 14 July 2024. 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
North West +84 272 £45,000 -4.76% 17
Yorkshire +22 112 £45,000 +12.50% 22
North East +28 69 £45,000 -7.22% 6
Infrastructure Engineer
England

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the North of England

For the 6 months to 14 July 2024, Infrastructure Engineer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North of England region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 436 (95.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 191 (41.98%) Windows
3 180 (39.56%) Azure
4 169 (37.14%) Microsoft
5 141 (30.99%) Active Directory
6 113 (24.84%) ITIL
7 111 (24.40%) VMware
8 100 (21.98%) Microsoft 365
9 95 (20.88%) Mentoring
10 90 (19.78%) DNS
11 89 (19.56%) Windows Server
12 84 (18.46%) Coaching
13 75 (16.48%) Firewall
14 73 (16.04%) AWS
14 73 (16.04%) Public Cloud
15 72 (15.82%) Linux
16 71 (15.60%) Hybrid Cloud
17 66 (14.51%) Public Sector
17 66 (14.51%) DHCP
18 62 (13.63%) Microsoft Exchange
19 59 (12.97%) Entra ID
20 55 (12.09%) Problem-Solving
21 54 (11.87%) Disaster Recovery
21 54 (11.87%) Migration
21 54 (11.87%) VMware Infrastructure
22 53 (11.65%) PowerShell
23 47 (10.33%) Hyper-V
24 45 (9.89%) Microsoft Intune
25 43 (9.45%) Change Management
25 43 (9.45%) Finance

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the North of England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 62 (13.63%) Microsoft Exchange
2 28 (6.15%) SharePoint
3 7 (1.54%) IIS
4 4 (0.88%) CMS
4 4 (0.88%) Umbraco
5 3 (0.66%) Confluence
6 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (2.64%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.44%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 180 (39.56%) Azure
2 100 (21.98%) Microsoft 365
3 73 (16.04%) AWS
4 59 (12.97%) Entra ID
5 40 (8.79%) IaaS
6 19 (4.18%) SaaS
7 14 (3.08%) OneDrive
8 13 (2.86%) Azure Key Vault
9 12 (2.64%) AWS KMS
9 12 (2.64%) Power Platform
10 10 (2.20%) GCP
11 9 (1.98%) PowerApps
12 8 (1.76%) Nutanix
12 8 (1.76%) PaaS
13 7 (1.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 6 (1.32%) GitHub
15 5 (1.10%) Azure Sentinel
15 5 (1.10%) Mimecast
16 4 (0.88%) Azure Data Factory
16 4 (0.88%) GitHub Actions
Communications & Networking
1 90 (19.78%) DNS
2 75 (16.48%) Firewall
3 66 (14.51%) DHCP
4 41 (9.01%) LAN
5 38 (8.35%) WAN
6 26 (5.71%) VPN
7 19 (4.18%) SAN
8 15 (3.30%) WLAN
9 11 (2.42%) MPLS
10 10 (2.20%) SSL
10 10 (2.20%) TCP/IP
11 9 (1.98%) Network Security
11 9 (1.98%) SD-WAN
12 7 (1.54%) BGP
12 7 (1.54%) Wireless
13 6 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (1.10%) NAS
14 5 (1.10%) OSPF
15 4 (0.88%) Unified Communications
15 4 (0.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (5.49%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (1.98%) Amazon RDS
3 9 (1.98%) MySQL
4 5 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (0.44%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.44%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.22%) MS Access
6 1 (0.22%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 24 (5.27%) GitLab
2 21 (4.62%) Artifactory
3 6 (1.32%) Git
4 5 (1.10%) MSI
5 3 (0.66%) JIRA
6 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (0.44%) Visual Studio
General
1 66 (14.51%) Public Sector
2 43 (9.45%) Finance
3 32 (7.03%) Social Skills
4 24 (5.27%) Manufacturing
5 17 (3.74%) Law
6 13 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (2.20%) Legal
8 7 (1.54%) Automotive
9 5 (1.10%) Organisational Skills
10 2 (0.44%) Advertising
10 2 (0.44%) Documentation Skills
10 2 (0.44%) Tech for Good
11 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.22%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 1 (0.22%) Local Government
11 1 (0.22%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.76%) REST
2 4 (0.88%) .NET
2 4 (0.88%) LDAP
3 2 (0.44%) Middleware
3 2 (0.44%) Web Services
4 1 (0.22%) ARM Templates
Miscellaneous
1 73 (16.04%) Public Cloud
2 71 (15.60%) Hybrid Cloud
3 43 (9.45%) Data Centre
4 23 (5.05%) PKI
5 19 (4.18%) Enterprise Software
5 19 (4.18%) Management Information System
6 9 (1.98%) Driving Licence
7 8 (1.76%) Clustering
7 8 (1.76%) Replication
8 7 (1.54%) Enterprise Cloud
8 7 (1.54%) Onboarding
9 5 (1.10%) CMDB
10 4 (0.88%) IoT
10 4 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
10 4 (0.88%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (0.66%) Cyber Threat
11 3 (0.66%) Robotics
12 2 (0.44%) Handset
12 2 (0.44%) IBM Mainframe
12 2 (0.44%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 191 (41.98%) Windows
2 89 (19.56%) Windows Server
3 72 (15.82%) Linux
4 28 (6.15%) Unix
5 18 (3.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (3.52%) Windows Server 2016
7 12 (2.64%) Mac OS
8 10 (2.20%) Android
8 10 (2.20%) Apple iOS
9 8 (1.76%) VMS
9 8 (1.76%) Windows 10
10 6 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (1.32%) Windows Server 2019
11 4 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (0.66%) Amazon Linux
13 2 (0.44%) zOS
14 1 (0.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 436 (95.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 113 (24.84%) ITIL
3 95 (20.88%) Mentoring
4 84 (18.46%) Coaching
5 55 (12.09%) Problem-Solving
6 54 (11.87%) Disaster Recovery
6 54 (11.87%) Migration
7 43 (9.45%) Change Management
8 42 (9.23%) Service Management
9 39 (8.57%) Roadmaps
10 35 (7.69%) Proactive Monitoring
11 34 (7.47%) Cybersecurity
12 31 (6.81%) Identity Management
13 30 (6.59%) Operational Stability
14 29 (6.37%) DevOps
15 28 (6.15%) Architecture Roadmap
16 27 (5.93%) Infrastructure as Code
17 24 (5.27%) Incident Management
17 24 (5.27%) Site Reliability Engineering
18 21 (4.62%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (11.65%) PowerShell
2 26 (5.71%) SQL
3 16 (3.52%) Python
4 14 (3.08%) Bash
5 9 (1.98%) Swift
6 2 (0.44%) Kusto Query Language
7 1 (0.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 29 (6.37%) Degree
2 11 (2.42%) HNC
3 9 (1.98%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.32%) Azure Certification
5 5 (1.10%) CCNA
5 5 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (1.10%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.88%) AWS Certification
6 4 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.44%) A+ Certification
7 2 (0.44%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (0.22%) AWS Certified Cloud Practitioner
8 1 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.22%) MCSA
8 1 (0.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.76%) SLA
2 3 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.44%) NCSC
System Software
1 141 (30.99%) Active Directory
2 54 (11.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (10.33%) Hyper-V
4 17 (3.74%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (1.76%) Virtual Desktop
6 7 (1.54%) Virtual Machines
6 7 (1.54%) vSphere
7 5 (1.10%) Docker
7 5 (1.10%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (0.66%) XenApp
8 3 (0.66%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 45 (9.89%) Microsoft Intune
2 37 (8.13%) Ansible
3 30 (6.59%) Terraform
4 22 (4.84%) SCCM
5 18 (3.96%) WSUS
6 16 (3.52%) Single Sign-On
7 15 (3.30%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 12 (2.64%) CA Single Sign-On
9 8 (1.76%) Failover Clustering
10 6 (1.32%) Kubernetes
10 6 (1.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 6 (1.32%) SCOM
11 4 (0.88%) Proxmox
12 2 (0.44%) BMC PATROL
12 2 (0.44%) Progress Chef
12 2 (0.44%) Puppet
12 2 (0.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (0.44%) vCenter Server
12 2 (0.44%) vRealize
13 1 (0.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 169 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 111 (24.40%) VMware
3 41 (9.01%) Cisco
4 38 (8.35%) Citrix
5 19 (4.18%) ServiceNow
6 18 (3.96%) Veeam
7 17 (3.74%) Dynatrace
7 17 (3.74%) Splunk
8 16 (3.52%) CyberArk
9 14 (3.08%) CA
10 11 (2.42%) BMC
10 11 (2.42%) Fortinet
10 11 (2.42%) NetApp
11 8 (1.76%) Dell
11 8 (1.76%) Oracle
12 7 (1.54%) Extreme Networks
12 7 (1.54%) F5
12 7 (1.54%) Red Hat
13 6 (1.32%) SolarWinds
14 4 (0.88%) Aruba