Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £29,500 in advertised job vacancies in Solihull during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Infrastructure Engineer
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 44 52
Rank change year-on-year -4 +8 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 8 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 2.03% 2.14% 2.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 2.20% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 4
Solihull median annual salary £29,500 £38,750 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.87% +29.17% -20.00%
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +15.38%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull. 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
Solihull
Permanent vacancies in Solihull with a recognized job title 378 410 501
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 97.39% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 348 363 442
Solihull median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £22,250 £23,500 £24,050
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Solihull

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Solihull

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 Solihull region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) VMware
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
3 5 (62.50%) NetApp
3 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
4 4 (50.00%) EqualLogic
4 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (50.00%) Process Improvement
4 4 (50.00%) Line Management
4 4 (50.00%) Change Management
4 4 (50.00%) Firewall
4 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco
4 4 (50.00%) Dell
4 4 (50.00%) Citrix
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) Software Distribution
5 2 (25.00%) Handset
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (25.00%) DHCP
5 2 (25.00%) Web Services
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) DNS
5 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (25.00%) Patch Management

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) VLAN
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 4 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (25.00%) Handset
3 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Change Management
1 4 (50.00%) Line Management
1 4 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 4 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) Software Distribution
3 1 (12.50%) DNA
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
1 1 (12.50%) MCSA
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) NetApp
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco
4 4 (50.00%) Citrix
4 4 (50.00%) Dell
4 4 (50.00%) EqualLogic
5 1 (12.50%) Nimble Storage