Period
to 21 June 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £33,250 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 21 June 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
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 111 92
Rank change year-on-year +52 -19 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 35 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.49% 0.45% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.54% 0.46% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 28 5 16
Somerset median annual salary £33,250 £31,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% -8.70% -14.81%
10th Percentile £28,850 £29,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £46,875 £35,425 £51,250
South West median annual salary £39,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% +7.14%

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 990 1,296 1,239
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.70% 97.44% 98.02%
Number of salaries quoted 852 1,010 1,090
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £24,525 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £61,125 £62,625 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Somerset over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram 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 21 June 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 27 £33,250 +5.56% 3
Portishead - 4 £32,375 -
Axbridge - 2 £29,000 -
Bridgwater - 1 £40,000 -
Cheddar - 1 £28,500 -
Infrastructure Engineer
South West

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

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 31 (88.57%) Windows
2 30 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 28 (80.00%) VMware
4 25 (71.43%) Microsoft
5 24 (68.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 19 (54.29%) SAN
7 17 (48.57%) Cisco
8 15 (42.86%) WAN
8 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (42.86%) Data Centre
9 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
9 14 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 13 (37.14%) LAN
10 13 (37.14%) WLAN
10 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
11 12 (34.29%) PowerShell
11 12 (34.29%) Network Monitoring
11 12 (34.29%) Incident Management
11 12 (34.29%) CheckPoint
11 12 (34.29%) Finance
12 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
12 9 (25.71%) Amazon AWS
13 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
13 7 (20.00%) Office 365
13 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
13 7 (20.00%) DNS
14 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
15 5 (14.29%) Linux
15 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
15 5 (14.29%) Web Services

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 6 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.71%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (20.00%) Office 365
3 4 (11.43%) G Suite
4 3 (8.57%) PaaS
4 3 (8.57%) SaaS
5 1 (2.86%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 19 (54.29%) SAN
2 15 (42.86%) WAN
3 13 (37.14%) LAN
3 13 (37.14%) WLAN
4 7 (20.00%) DNS
4 7 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (14.29%) DHCP
6 4 (11.43%) eduroam
6 4 (11.43%) Firewall
7 2 (5.71%) VPN
8 1 (2.86%) HTTP
8 1 (2.86%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (2.86%) Skype
8 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (34.29%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) Web Services
2 3 (8.57%) .NET
2 3 (8.57%) Ajax
2 3 (8.57%) AngularJS
2 3 (8.57%) HTML
2 3 (8.57%) jQuery
2 3 (8.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (5.71%) HTML5
4 1 (2.86%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.71%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.71%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (88.57%) Windows
2 30 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (14.29%) Linux
6 4 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
7 1 (2.86%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (34.29%) Incident Management
2 12 (34.29%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (14.29%) ITIL
3 5 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (11.43%) Asset Management
4 4 (11.43%) Software Asset Management
5 3 (8.57%) Scrum
5 3 (8.57%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (5.71%) Business Continuity
6 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.71%) High Availability
6 2 (5.71%) Network Management
7 1 (2.86%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (2.86%) DevOps
7 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
7 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.86%) Open Source
7 1 (2.86%) Patch Management
7 1 (2.86%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 12 (34.29%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.86%) C
3 1 (2.86%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) CCNA
1 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.86%) CISSP
1 1 (2.86%) LPIC
1 1 (2.86%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (68.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (14.29%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (11.43%) Shibboleth
5 4 (11.43%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (5.71%) VMware Server
6 2 (5.71%) XenApp
6 2 (5.71%) XenServer
7 1 (2.86%) Docker
7 1 (2.86%) Firmware
7 1 (2.86%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (2.86%) Cacti
2 1 (2.86%) Puppet
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
2 1 (2.86%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 28 (80.00%) VMware
2 25 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 17 (48.57%) Cisco
4 12 (34.29%) CheckPoint
5 5 (14.29%) Google
6 4 (11.43%) Red Hat
6 4 (11.43%) Snow
6 4 (11.43%) SolarWinds
6 4 (11.43%) Sophos
7 3 (8.57%) Citrix
8 2 (5.71%) HP
8 2 (5.71%) Salesforce.com