Infrastructure Engineering Jobs in the South West

Infrastructure Engineering
England > South West

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 21 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
21 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 42 25 137
Rank change year-on-year -17 +112 -31
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering 453 593 205
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 4.82% 8.83% 2.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.82% 9.34% 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 328 138 161
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,605 £31,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,875 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.88%
75th Percentile £60,000 £67,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £91,943 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West

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.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 7,779 6,348 7,882
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 82.81% 94.53% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 5,591 3,513 5,037
10th Percentile £28,500 £30,500 £30,575
25th Percentile £37,500 £39,200 £38,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,000 £53,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.77% +6.00% +9.89%
75th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £66,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £81,250 £80,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%

Infrastructure Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Infrastructure Engineering as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering in the South West over the 6 months to 21 May 2024.

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 21 May 2024. 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
Jobs
Gloucestershire -11 126 £54,500 -0.91% 14
Wiltshire +6 124 £50,500 +15.43% 15
Bristol -1 90 £52,500 -19.23% 16
Dorset -36 53 £46,536 -2.03% 8
Devon -33 32 £41,206 +4.88% 15
Somerset -30 26 £51,250 +11.41% 1
Cornwall -15 2 £36,750 - 1
Infrastructure Engineering
England

Infrastructure Engineering
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 37 (8.17%) SharePoint
2 32 (7.06%) Microsoft Exchange
3 5 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (0.88%) Jupyter
4 4 (0.88%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.44%) Confluence
6 1 (0.22%) Moodle
Applications
1 5 (1.10%) OrCAD
1 5 (1.10%) SOLIDWORKS
2 2 (0.44%) AutoCAD
2 2 (0.44%) Trello
Business Applications
1 5 (1.10%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 144 (31.79%) Azure
2 97 (21.41%) Microsoft 365
3 89 (19.65%) AWS
4 66 (14.57%) SaaS
5 42 (9.27%) OpenShift
6 40 (8.83%) IaaS
7 39 (8.61%) Entra ID
8 37 (8.17%) PaaS
9 22 (4.86%) Power Platform
10 13 (2.87%) Nutanix
11 8 (1.77%) OneDrive
12 4 (0.88%) Amazon S3
12 4 (0.88%) PowerApps
13 3 (0.66%) GCP
13 3 (0.66%) WhatsApp
14 2 (0.44%) Mimecast
14 2 (0.44%) Power Automate
14 2 (0.44%) Rubrik
14 2 (0.44%) Slack
15 1 (0.22%) Azure Storage
Communications & Networking
1 70 (15.45%) DNS
2 62 (13.69%) Firewall
3 50 (11.04%) DHCP
4 43 (9.49%) WAN
5 41 (9.05%) TCP/IP
6 36 (7.95%) HTTP
7 34 (7.51%) LAN
8 22 (4.86%) SD-WAN
9 19 (4.19%) SAN
10 17 (3.75%) NAS
11 16 (3.53%) VPN
12 14 (3.09%) iSCSI
12 14 (3.09%) Wireless
13 12 (2.65%) RS-232
14 11 (2.43%) Ethernet
15 10 (2.21%) Fibre Channel
15 10 (2.21%) Wi-Fi
16 7 (1.55%) WLAN
17 6 (1.32%) Internet
17 6 (1.32%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.97%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.87%) Big Data
3 5 (1.10%) MySQL
4 3 (0.66%) Power BI
5 2 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.44%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.22%) DB2
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (1.10%) LabVIEW
1 5 (1.10%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (0.44%) JIRA
2 2 (0.44%) MSI
3 1 (0.22%) GitLab
3 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
General
1 71 (15.67%) Aerospace
2 58 (12.80%) Social Skills
3 40 (8.83%) Public Sector
4 24 (5.30%) Manufacturing
5 19 (4.19%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 16 (3.53%) Finance
7 15 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (3.31%) Electronics
8 13 (2.87%) Military
9 7 (1.55%) Law
9 7 (1.55%) Retail
10 5 (1.10%) Aviation
10 5 (1.10%) Legal
11 4 (0.88%) Automotive
11 4 (0.88%) Banking
12 3 (0.66%) Games
12 3 (0.66%) Organisational Skills
12 3 (0.66%) Social Housing
13 2 (0.44%) Advertising
13 2 (0.44%) Tech for Good
Job Titles
1 376 (83.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 74 (16.34%) Senior
3 68 (15.01%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 40 (8.83%) IT Engineer
5 35 (7.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 35 (7.73%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 34 (7.51%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 24 (5.30%) Support Engineer
8 19 (4.19%) Backup Engineer
8 19 (4.19%) Backup Infrastructure Engineer
8 19 (4.19%) Consultant
8 19 (4.19%) Infrastructure Support
8 19 (4.19%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 19 (4.19%) Lead
8 19 (4.19%) Storage and Backup Engineer
8 19 (4.19%) Storage Engineer
9 18 (3.97%) AWS Architect
9 18 (3.97%) Cloud Architect
9 18 (3.97%) Cloud Consultant
9 18 (3.97%) Lead Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.55%) JSON
2 6 (1.32%) JSON Schema
2 6 (1.32%) KML
2 6 (1.32%) Regular Expression
2 6 (1.32%) Software Packaging
2 6 (1.32%) XML
2 6 (1.32%) XML Schema
3 4 (0.88%) EJB
4 3 (0.66%) Kafka
4 3 (0.66%) Spring
5 2 (0.44%) .NET
5 2 (0.44%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.22%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 47 (10.38%) Data Centre
2 30 (6.62%) Public Cloud
3 24 (5.30%) Self-Motivation
4 23 (5.08%) Cloud Native
5 18 (3.97%) Enterprise Cloud
6 16 (3.53%) Driving Licence
7 14 (3.09%) EMC VNX
8 13 (2.87%) Cyber Defence
9 11 (2.43%) Analogue Electronics
9 11 (2.43%) Analytical Mindset
10 10 (2.21%) PKI
11 8 (1.77%) Replication
12 6 (1.32%) Clustering
12 6 (1.32%) Fat Client
12 6 (1.32%) Management Information System
12 6 (1.32%) Thin Client
13 5 (1.10%) FPGA
13 5 (1.10%) Private Cloud
14 4 (0.88%) Enterprise Storage
14 4 (0.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 193 (42.60%) Windows
2 174 (38.41%) Linux
3 86 (18.98%) Windows Server
4 57 (12.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 16 (3.53%) Windows Server 2019
6 15 (3.31%) Windows Server 2016
7 14 (3.09%) Windows 10
8 10 (2.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 7 (1.55%) Windows 7
10 6 (1.32%) Ubuntu
11 5 (1.10%) CentOS
11 5 (1.10%) VMS
12 4 (0.88%) Mac OS
12 4 (0.88%) zOS
13 3 (0.66%) Unix
14 2 (0.44%) Android
14 2 (0.44%) Apple iOS
14 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
15 1 (0.22%) openSUSE
15 1 (0.22%) Rocky
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (14.13%) DevOps
2 47 (10.38%) Mentoring
3 44 (9.71%) Collaborative Working
4 42 (9.27%) Actionable Insight
5 40 (8.83%) ITIL
6 37 (8.17%) Problem-Solving
7 36 (7.95%) Agile
7 36 (7.95%) Software Architecture
8 33 (7.28%) Cybersecurity
9 28 (6.18%) Service Delivery
10 26 (5.74%) Infrastructure as Code
11 24 (5.30%) Service Management
12 22 (4.86%) Project Delivery
13 21 (4.64%) Containerisation
14 20 (4.42%) Change Management
14 20 (4.42%) Continuous Improvement
14 20 (4.42%) Customer Service
15 19 (4.19%) Server Management
16 16 (3.53%) Physics
16 16 (3.53%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 98 (21.63%) PowerShell
2 83 (18.32%) Python
3 55 (12.14%) Bash
4 45 (9.93%) Java
5 13 (2.87%) SQL
6 6 (1.32%) C#
7 3 (0.66%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.66%) Ruby
7 3 (0.66%) Rust
8 1 (0.22%) C++
8 1 (0.22%) Go
Qualifications
1 183 (40.40%) Security Cleared
2 105 (23.18%) DV Cleared
3 72 (15.89%) SC Cleared
4 40 (8.83%) Degree
5 20 (4.42%) Cisco Certification
6 18 (3.97%) CCNA
7 9 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (1.77%) Network+ Certification
9 7 (1.55%) CCNP
10 6 (1.32%) DBS Check
11 5 (1.10%) A+ Certification
11 5 (1.10%) TOGAF Certification
12 4 (0.88%) MCSE
13 3 (0.66%) AWS Certification
13 3 (0.66%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
13 3 (0.66%) Azure Certification
13 3 (0.66%) CISSP
13 3 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 2 (0.44%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.64%) SLA
2 7 (1.55%) Cyber Essentials
3 6 (1.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.10%) SOC 1
4 5 (1.10%) SOC 2
5 3 (0.66%) QA
6 1 (0.22%) GDPR
System Software
1 116 (25.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 90 (19.87%) Active Directory
3 72 (15.89%) Hyper-V
4 48 (10.60%) Docker
5 31 (6.84%) VMware ESXi
6 19 (4.19%) Virtual Machines
7 15 (3.31%) vSphere
8 10 (2.21%) Firmware
9 8 (1.77%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.88%) NFS
10 4 (0.88%) Slurm Workload Manager
10 4 (0.88%) XenApp
11 3 (0.66%) KVM
11 3 (0.66%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (0.44%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.22%) Samba
13 1 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
13 1 (0.22%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 92 (20.31%) Ansible
2 68 (15.01%) Kubernetes
3 58 (12.80%) Puppet
4 35 (7.73%) SCCM
5 34 (7.51%) Microsoft Intune
6 23 (5.08%) Terraform
7 20 (4.42%) vCenter Server
8 19 (4.19%) Nagios
9 17 (3.75%) EMC NetWorker
10 8 (1.77%) ZABBIX
11 6 (1.32%) FortiGate
12 4 (0.88%) Grafana
13 3 (0.66%) Active Directory Federation Services
14 2 (0.44%) Jamf Pro
15 1 (0.22%) CASB
15 1 (0.22%) Failover Clustering
15 1 (0.22%) Kibana
15 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Clustering
15 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
15 1 (0.22%) Progress Chef
Vendors
1 157 (34.66%) VMware
2 121 (26.71%) Microsoft
3 57 (12.58%) Cisco
4 56 (12.36%) Red Hat
5 36 (7.95%) Veeam
6 24 (5.30%) Citrix
7 18 (3.97%) SolarWinds
8 17 (3.75%) EMC
9 14 (3.09%) HP
10 13 (2.87%) Meraki
11 12 (2.65%) Brocade
12 11 (2.43%) Aruba
12 11 (2.43%) IBM
12 11 (2.43%) ServiceNow
13 10 (2.21%) NetApp
14 6 (1.32%) Aderant
14 6 (1.32%) iManage
15 5 (1.10%) Oracle
15 5 (1.10%) Sparx
16 4 (0.88%) Fortinet