Period
to 1 December 2020

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 1 December 2020.

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

Infrastructure Engineer
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
1 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 52 66 48
Rank change year-on-year +14 -18 +27
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 8 9 34
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.79% 1.47% 4.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 1.57% 4.14%
Number of salaries quoted 8 13 24
Median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% +61.54% -16.13%
10th Percentile £24,630 £32,750 £27,345
90th Percentile £46,575 £55,000 £41,250
South Yorkshire median annual salary £38,750 £50,000 £31,200
% change year-on-year -22.50% +60.26% -4.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. 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.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies in Sheffield with a recognized job title 436 573 821
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.76% 93.63% 96.70%
Number of salaries quoted 345 499 640
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £65,350
South Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Sheffield

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Sheffield

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Salary distribution for jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Sheffield over the 6 months to 1 December 2020.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Sheffield

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

For the 6 months to 1 December 2020, Infrastructure Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Sheffield region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 6 (75.00%) SCCM
3 5 (62.50%) Azure
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 5 (62.50%) Windows
3 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 4 (50.00%) Citrix
4 4 (50.00%) Office 365
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2016
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (37.50%) Change Management
5 3 (37.50%) Migration
5 3 (37.50%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) Firewall
6 2 (25.00%) SLA
6 2 (25.00%) SQL
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (25.00%) Web Services
6 2 (25.00%) SAN
6 2 (25.00%) CommVault
6 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (25.00%) Veeam
6 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
6 2 (25.00%) SCOM
6 2 (25.00%) SCVMM
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) Azure
2 4 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (25.00%) PaaS
3 2 (25.00%) Power Platform
4 1 (12.50%) AWS
4 1 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (12.50%) GCP
4 1 (12.50%) IaaS
4 1 (12.50%) OneDrive
4 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Firewall
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
1 2 (25.00%) Skype
2 1 (12.50%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (25.00%) Power BI
General
1 2 (25.00%) Public Sector
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (12.50%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Availability Management
4 2 (25.00%) High Availability
4 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (25.00%) Web Filtering
5 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (12.50%) DevOps
5 1 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
5 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 1 (12.50%) Programme Management
5 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) BitLocker
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) SCOM
2 2 (25.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (12.50%) Ansible
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (12.50%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) CommVault
3 2 (25.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (25.00%) Veeam
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco
4 1 (12.50%) Google
4 1 (12.50%) SAP