Infrastructure Engineer Jobs in Northern Ireland

Infrastructure Engineer
UK > Northern Ireland

The median Infrastructure Engineer salary in Northern Ireland is £46,750 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 4 March 2024.

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

6 months to
4 Mar 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 63 82 63
Rank change year-on-year +19 -19 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 8 16 18
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.33% 1.95% 2.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 2.01% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 17
10th Percentile £41,975 £30,875 £26,250
25th Percentile £43,063 £31,250 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,750 £36,250 £36,500
Median % change year-on-year +28.97% -0.68% -18.89%
75th Percentile £51,063 £47,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £52,525 £52,850 £49,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - - +11.11%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Northern Ireland

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. 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 Northern Ireland with a recognized job title 579 795 654
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 96.02% 96.95% 90.71%
Number of salaries quoted 278 445 360
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,050 £27,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +17.65% -
75th Percentile £69,313 £62,500 £58,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £70,000 £71,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -8.33% - +9.09%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Northern Ireland

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Northern Ireland

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 4 March 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
County Antrim +22 8 £46,750 +33.57%
Infrastructure Engineer
UK

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 Northern Ireland region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (75.00%) VMware
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Java
3 4 (50.00%) Python
3 4 (50.00%) DHCP
3 4 (50.00%) HTTP
3 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (50.00%) DNS
3 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (50.00%) Azure
3 4 (50.00%) AWS
3 4 (50.00%) Bash
3 4 (50.00%) Puppet
3 4 (50.00%) Agile
3 4 (50.00%) Aerospace
3 4 (50.00%) OpenShift
3 4 (50.00%) Ansible
3 4 (50.00%) Docker
3 4 (50.00%) Kubernetes
3 4 (50.00%) Actionable Insight
3 4 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Northern Ireland 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) AWS
1 4 (50.00%) Azure
1 4 (50.00%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) DHCP
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
1 4 (50.00%) HTTP
1 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 4 (50.00%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (25.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Linux
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Actionable Insight
2 4 (50.00%) Agile
2 4 (50.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Management
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Bash
1 4 (50.00%) Java
1 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (50.00%) Docker
2 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) Ansible
1 4 (50.00%) Kubernetes
1 4 (50.00%) Puppet
2 1 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (12.50%) Veeam