Period
to 15 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

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

Infrastructure Engineer
South West > Somerset
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 104 106
Rank change year-on-year +37 +2 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 16 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.87% 1.09% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.93% 1.12% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 10
Somerset median annual salary £34,000 £33,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.03% +1.54% -
10th Percentile £29,300 £27,825 £27,375
90th Percentile £41,300 £42,500 £43,750
South West median annual salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% +12.00% +5.63%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Permanent vacancies in Somerset with a recognized job title 827 1,247 1,283
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.73% 97.19% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 695 1,042 1,127
Somerset median annual salary £42,029 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.51% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,792 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,300 £60,000 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Somerset

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Somerset

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 15 October 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Bath +36 12 £34,000 +3.03% 8
Bridgwater - 1 £40,000 -
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £40,000 -
Portishead - 1 £33,250 -
Infrastructure Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, 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 Somerset region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 16 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) VMware
3 14 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (87.50%) Windows Server
4 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
5 11 (68.75%) WAN
5 11 (68.75%) LAN
5 11 (68.75%) Cisco
6 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (62.50%) Data Centre
6 10 (62.50%) Finance
6 10 (62.50%) WLAN
6 10 (62.50%) SAN
7 9 (56.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (56.25%) CheckPoint
7 9 (56.25%) Incident Management
7 9 (56.25%) Network Monitoring
7 9 (56.25%) PowerShell
7 9 (56.25%) Server Management
8 4 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
9 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
9 3 (18.75%) MS Exchange
10 2 (12.50%) Linux
10 2 (12.50%) ITIL
10 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
10 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
10 2 (12.50%) Office 365

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (18.75%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.25%) Apache
2 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) LAN
1 11 (68.75%) WAN
2 10 (62.50%) SAN
2 10 (62.50%) WLAN
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) Internet
3 1 (6.25%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (6.25%) Skype
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Retail
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (93.75%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
5 1 (6.25%) CentOS
5 1 (6.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 9 (56.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (56.25%) Incident Management
2 9 (56.25%) Network Monitoring
2 9 (56.25%) Server Management
3 4 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (6.25%) Open Source
5 1 (6.25%) Programme Management
5 1 (6.25%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CCNA
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.25%) CISSP
1 1 (6.25%) LPIC
1 1 (6.25%) SSCP
System Software
1 14 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.25%) RHEV
3 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
3 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Cacti
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
1 1 (6.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (93.75%) VMware
2 13 (81.25%) Microsoft
3 11 (68.75%) Cisco
4 9 (56.25%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.25%) Meraki
5 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
5 1 (6.25%) SAP