The median annual salary for a Senior Infrastructure Engineer was £35,750 in advertised job vacancies in Scotland during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
UK / Scotland
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 160 163
Rank change year-on-year +6 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 3 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.11% 0.070% 0.096%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.072% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 2
Median salary £35,750 - £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £34,350 - £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,150 - £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,500 £42,550
% change year-on-year -7.21% +13.98%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. 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
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2552 2769 2967
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 94.03% 96.62% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1640 1596 1883
Median salary £43,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.17%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in Scotland

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in Scotland

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Edinburgh -4 2 £37,500 -
Scottish Borders - 1 £34,000 -
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Senior 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 Scotland region featuring Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (44.44%) SAN
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) DHCP
4 3 (33.33%) SCCM
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
5 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (22.22%) SCOM
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
5 2 (22.22%) PKI
5 2 (22.22%) Unix
5 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 2 (22.22%) WAN
5 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
3 1 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (11.11%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (22.22%) Office 365
3 1 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) SAN
3 3 (33.33%) DHCP
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (22.22%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) Skype
5 1 (11.11%) VPN
5 1 (11.11%) Wireless
5 1 (11.11%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SAS Visual Analytics
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) PKI
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Unix
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) AIX
4 1 (11.11%) HPUX
4 1 (11.11%) Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (11.11%) Solaris
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
1 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) Analytics
2 1 (11.11%) BCP
2 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
2 1 (11.11%) Change Control
2 1 (11.11%) Coaching
2 1 (11.11%) Compliance Management
2 1 (11.11%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Time Management
2 1 (11.11%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (22.22%) SCOM
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (11.11%) Nagios
3 1 (11.11%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 1 (11.11%) Dell
5 1 (11.11%) F5
5 1 (11.11%) HP
5 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
5 1 (11.11%) SolarWinds
5 1 (11.11%) Sophos
5 1 (11.11%) Splunk