Period
to 14 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Infrastructure Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Infrastructure Engineering over the 6 months to 14 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Engineering
England > South West
6 months to
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 109 134 159
Rank change year-on-year +25 +25 -24
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering 300 250 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 2.93% 2.40% 2.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.18% 2.63% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 231 212 187
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £29,000 £30,575 £23,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £51,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £43,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +9.20% -1.14% +2.80%

Infrastructure Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 9,428 9,499 9,887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 92.15% 91.27% 90.68%
Number of salaries quoted 7,575 7,820 8,237
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,800 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Infrastructure Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Infrastructure Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineering in the South West

Infrastructure Engineering
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering in the South West.

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineering in the South West

Infrastructure Engineering
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering in the South West over the 6 months to 14 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineering in the South West

Infrastructure Engineering
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering within the South West region over the 6 months to 14 November 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
Wiltshire +19 77 £32,500 -5.80% 11
Gloucestershire +8 64 £45,000 - 12
Bristol +20 62 £40,000 - 21
Dorset +18 41 £35,000 -6.67% 9
Somerset +35 20 £40,000 +17.65% 4
Devon +13 10 £42,500 +38.21% 9
Cornwall -13 6 £29,500 -46.36% 1
Avon - 2 £50,000 -
Infrastructure Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 14 November 2018, IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Infrastructure Engineering.

1 196 (65.33%) Windows
2 136 (45.33%) Microsoft
3 120 (40.00%) VMware
4 119 (39.67%) Security Cleared
5 111 (37.00%) Windows Server
6 108 (36.00%) Active Directory
7 99 (33.00%) Linux
8 87 (29.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 83 (27.67%) Hyper-V
10 81 (27.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 78 (26.00%) ITIL
12 66 (22.00%) DV Cleared
13 64 (21.33%) Cisco
14 59 (19.67%) PowerShell
15 55 (18.33%) Amazon AWS
16 54 (18.00%) Service Delivery
17 51 (17.00%) Windows Server 2008
17 51 (17.00%) SCCM
17 51 (17.00%) Agile Software Development
18 50 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
19 48 (16.00%) Service Management
19 48 (16.00%) CCNA
19 48 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
20 47 (15.67%) Problem-Solving
20 47 (15.67%) Firewall
21 43 (14.33%) SC Cleared
22 42 (14.00%) Office 365
23 41 (13.67%) Citrix
24 39 (13.00%) SQL Server
24 39 (13.00%) DevOps

Infrastructure Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 30 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 28 (9.33%) MS Exchange
3 18 (6.00%) Apache
4 12 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 11 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (2.67%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (2.33%) IIS
8 5 (1.67%) Skype for Business
9 4 (1.33%) Confluence
9 4 (1.33%) OpenStack
10 3 (1.00%) Anypoint
10 3 (1.00%) JBoss
10 3 (1.00%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (3.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.33%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 3 (1.00%) Exstream
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 81 (27.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 55 (18.33%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (14.00%) Office 365
4 14 (4.67%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (2.00%) OpenShift
6 5 (1.67%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (1.33%) G Suite
8 3 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.00%) Amazon Kinesis
8 3 (1.00%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.00%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (1.00%) IaaS
8 3 (1.00%) OneDrive
8 3 (1.00%) SaaS
9 2 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.33%) GitHub
10 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (15.67%) Firewall
2 37 (12.33%) LAN
2 37 (12.33%) WAN
3 30 (10.00%) DNS
3 30 (10.00%) SAN
4 24 (8.00%) TCP/IP
5 19 (6.33%) DHCP
6 15 (5.00%) NAS
7 13 (4.33%) VPN
8 12 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
8 12 (4.00%) NetScaler
8 12 (4.00%) Wireless
9 11 (3.67%) Network Security
10 9 (3.00%) SNMP
10 9 (3.00%) VLAN
11 8 (2.67%) FCoE
12 7 (2.33%) Remote Desktop
12 7 (2.33%) WLAN
13 6 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
13 6 (2.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (13.00%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.67%) MySQL
3 7 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (1.67%) Big Data
5 3 (1.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 3 (1.00%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (1.00%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.67%) Electronic Patient Records
6 2 (0.67%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.67%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.33%) Cosmos DB
7 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (5.67%) JIRA
2 15 (5.00%) MSI
3 7 (2.33%) Redmine
4 5 (1.67%) Git (software)
4 5 (1.67%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 4 (1.33%) GCC
6 3 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (1.00%) TeamCity
7 2 (0.67%) Artifactory
7 2 (0.67%) GitLab
7 2 (0.67%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.33%) Bitbucket
8 1 (0.33%) git-flow
8 1 (0.33%) Maven
8 1 (0.33%) Subversion
8 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (9.67%) Finance
2 7 (2.33%) Electronics
2 7 (2.33%) Games
2 7 (2.33%) Manufacturing
2 7 (2.33%) Marketing
2 7 (2.33%) Retail
2 7 (2.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.33%) Aerospace
4 2 (0.67%) Military
5 1 (0.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 215 (71.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 47 (15.67%) Cloud Engineer
3 44 (14.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 37 (12.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 33 (11.00%) IT Engineer
6 26 (8.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 24 (8.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 21 (7.00%) Linux Engineer
9 20 (6.67%) Platform Engineer
9 20 (6.67%) Storage Engineer
10 19 (6.33%) Support Engineer
11 18 (6.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
12 17 (5.67%) Infrastructure Support
13 16 (5.33%) Backup Engineer
13 16 (5.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
13 16 (5.33%) Storage and Backup Engineer
14 15 (5.00%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
15 14 (4.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
15 14 (4.67%) Systems Engineer
16 13 (4.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.00%) LAMP
2 8 (2.67%) .NET
2 8 (2.67%) Web Services
3 4 (1.33%) LAPP Stack
3 4 (1.33%) Spring
4 3 (1.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.00%) Middleware
4 3 (1.00%) Redux
4 3 (1.00%) REST
4 3 (1.00%) Velocity
5 2 (0.67%) .NET Core
5 2 (0.67%) CSS
5 2 (0.67%) HTML
6 1 (0.33%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.67%) Data Centre
2 25 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (6.67%) EMC VNX
4 16 (5.33%) Fintech
5 14 (4.67%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (3.33%) Fat Client
6 10 (3.33%) Thin Client
7 7 (2.33%) Replication
8 6 (2.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 6 (2.00%) Hybrid Cloud
8 6 (2.00%) PKI
9 5 (1.67%) Clustering
9 5 (1.67%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (1.67%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.33%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.33%) iPad
10 4 (1.33%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.00%) Cybercrime
11 3 (1.00%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 196 (65.33%) Windows
2 111 (37.00%) Windows Server
3 99 (33.00%) Linux
4 51 (17.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 48 (16.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 34 (11.33%) Windows 7
7 18 (6.00%) Windows 10
8 17 (5.67%) Ubuntu
9 15 (5.00%) CentOS
10 13 (4.33%) Unix
11 11 (3.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (1.67%) Fedora
13 4 (1.33%) Android
13 4 (1.33%) Apple iOS
14 3 (1.00%) Windows 8
14 3 (1.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 2 (0.67%) AIX
15 2 (0.67%) SUSE
16 1 (0.33%) Debian
16 1 (0.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (26.00%) ITIL
2 54 (18.00%) Service Delivery
3 51 (17.00%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (16.00%) Service Management
5 47 (15.67%) Problem-Solving
6 39 (13.00%) DevOps
7 31 (10.33%) Customer Requirements
8 24 (8.00%) ITIL V3
8 24 (8.00%) ITSM
9 22 (7.33%) Configuration Management
10 21 (7.00%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (6.33%) Server Management
12 18 (6.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 18 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 18 (6.00%) Systems Engineering
13 16 (5.33%) Deployment Automation
13 16 (5.33%) Mentoring
14 15 (5.00%) Application Packaging
14 15 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
14 15 (5.00%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 59 (19.67%) PowerShell
2 35 (11.67%) Python
3 32 (10.67%) Bash Shell
4 26 (8.67%) SQL
5 23 (7.67%) C
6 14 (4.67%) Perl
7 11 (3.67%) C#
7 11 (3.67%) PHP
8 10 (3.33%) Java
9 7 (2.33%) Korn
10 5 (1.67%) C++
10 5 (1.67%) Ruby
11 4 (1.33%) Go
12 3 (1.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 119 (39.67%) Security Cleared
2 66 (22.00%) DV Cleared
3 50 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 48 (16.00%) CCNA
5 43 (14.33%) SC Cleared
6 35 (11.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 31 (10.33%) Degree
8 25 (8.33%) MCSE
9 12 (4.00%) CCNP
9 12 (4.00%) CISSP
9 12 (4.00%) MCSA
9 12 (4.00%) SSCP
10 9 (3.00%) CompTIA Security+
10 9 (3.00%) GIAC
10 9 (3.00%) Linux+ Certification
10 9 (3.00%) Network+ Certification
10 9 (3.00%) SANS
11 7 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
12 6 (2.00%) MCP
13 5 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (7.33%) SLA
2 2 (0.67%) COBIT
2 2 (0.67%) GDPR
System Software
1 108 (36.00%) Active Directory
2 87 (29.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 83 (27.67%) Hyper-V
4 29 (9.67%) VMware ESXi
5 27 (9.00%) Docker
6 18 (6.00%) Virtual Machines
7 17 (5.67%) Microsoft App-V
8 14 (4.67%) XenApp
9 12 (4.00%) XenDesktop
10 9 (3.00%) NFS
10 9 (3.00%) Samba
10 9 (3.00%) vSphere
11 8 (2.67%) Firmware
12 7 (2.33%) VMware NSX
13 6 (2.00%) BitLocker
13 6 (2.00%) Virtual Desktop
14 5 (1.67%) Terminal Services
14 5 (1.67%) VirtualBox
14 5 (1.67%) Xen
15 4 (1.33%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 51 (17.00%) SCCM
2 32 (10.67%) Ansible
3 29 (9.67%) Puppet
4 23 (7.67%) SCVMM
5 20 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
5 20 (6.67%) vCenter Server
6 16 (5.33%) Kubernetes
7 14 (4.67%) Nagios
7 14 (4.67%) ZABBIX
8 8 (2.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 8 (2.67%) SCDPM
9 7 (2.33%) Cacti
9 7 (2.33%) McAfee ePO
9 7 (2.33%) Microsoft Intune
10 6 (2.00%) SCOM
10 6 (2.00%) WSUS
11 5 (1.67%) Docker Swarm
11 5 (1.67%) OpenNMS
11 5 (1.67%) Terraform
12 4 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 136 (45.33%) Microsoft
2 120 (40.00%) VMware
3 64 (21.33%) Cisco
4 41 (13.67%) Citrix
5 35 (11.67%) EMC
5 35 (11.67%) Veeam
6 29 (9.67%) Dell
7 21 (7.00%) SolarWinds
8 19 (6.33%) Juniper
9 17 (5.67%) NetApp
10 13 (4.33%) McAfee
11 12 (4.00%) Red Hat
12 10 (3.33%) HP
13 8 (2.67%) SAP
14 7 (2.33%) CheckPoint
15 6 (2.00%) Apple
15 6 (2.00%) Aruba
16 5 (1.67%) Fortinet
16 5 (1.67%) Google
16 5 (1.67%) Hortonworks