The median annual salary for a Infrastructure Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Portsmouth during the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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

Infrastructure Engineer
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 35 37
Rank change year-on-year -16 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 7 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 1.87% 6.00% 5.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 6.22% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 7 15 16
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% -22.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. 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
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 364 241 284
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 97.33% 96.40% 99.65%
Number of salaries quoted 329 222 262
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Portsmouth

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Portsmouth

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Portsmouth over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Portsmouth

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Portsmouth region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (60.00%) MySQL
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
1 9 (60.00%) Ubuntu
2 8 (53.33%) nginx
3 7 (46.67%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (40.00%) Galera Cluster
4 6 (40.00%) logstash
4 6 (40.00%) DevOps
4 6 (40.00%) HAProxy
4 6 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (40.00%) Percona
4 6 (40.00%) Apache Solr
4 6 (40.00%) Phusion Passenger
5 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (33.33%) VMware
5 5 (33.33%) Windows
5 5 (33.33%) Citrix
6 4 (26.67%) SaaS
6 4 (26.67%) PaaS
6 4 (26.67%) IaaS
6 4 (26.67%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (26.67%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (20.00%) Office 365
7 3 (20.00%) Ruby
7 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (20.00%) LAN
7 3 (20.00%) Cisco
7 3 (20.00%) Oracle

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 8 (53.33%) nginx
2 6 (40.00%) Apache Solr
2 6 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (13.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (13.33%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) IaaS
1 4 (26.67%) PaaS
1 4 (26.67%) SaaS
2 3 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
1 3 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (13.33%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) MySQL
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) Phusion Passenger
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Linux
1 9 (60.00%) Ubuntu
2 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) DevOps
2 4 (26.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (26.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Management
4 2 (13.33%) Time Management
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (20.00%) Ruby
2 2 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) MCITP
1 2 (13.33%) MCP
1 2 (13.33%) MCTS
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (13.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (40.00%) Galera Cluster
2 6 (40.00%) HAProxy
2 6 (40.00%) logstash
3 2 (13.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Percona
2 5 (33.33%) Citrix
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (20.00%) Cisco
3 3 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (6.67%) HP
5 1 (6.67%) Supermicro