Period
to 15 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £29,900 in advertised job vacancies in South Yorkshire 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 61 77 92
Rank change year-on-year +16 +15 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 42 17 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.55% 1.47% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.68% 1.52% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 12
South Yorkshire median annual salary £29,900 £32,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.00% +20.37% -36.47%
10th Percentile £26,513 £27,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £45,750 £55,000 £33,700
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +4.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. 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
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in South Yorkshire with a recognized job title 1,140 1,122 1,326
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.37% 96.97% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 893 907 1,104
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £24,050 £24,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in South Yorkshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in South Yorkshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in South Yorkshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the South Yorkshire 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
Sheffield +12 26 £29,900 -8.00% 7
Doncaster +3 9 £29,750 -2.46%
Barnsley - 6 - -
Rotherham - 1 £29,344 -
Infrastructure Engineer
Yorkshire

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

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 South Yorkshire region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 42 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 29 (69.05%) Windows
3 28 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (50.00%) Office 365
5 13 (30.95%) SCCM
5 13 (30.95%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
5 13 (30.95%) VMware
6 12 (28.57%) SQL
6 12 (28.57%) Windows Server
7 11 (26.19%) Active Directory
7 11 (26.19%) Problem-Solving
8 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (23.81%) Service Management
8 10 (23.81%) Data Centre
9 9 (21.43%) SCOM
9 9 (21.43%) Middleware
9 9 (21.43%) Project Management
9 9 (21.43%) Citrix
9 9 (21.43%) SLA
9 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
9 9 (21.43%) Linux
9 9 (21.43%) PMO
9 9 (21.43%) IT Strategy
10 8 (19.05%) MCSE
10 8 (19.05%) LAN
10 8 (19.05%) Unix
10 8 (19.05%) SAN
10 8 (19.05%) Google
10 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 7 (16.67%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.38%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (50.00%) Office 365
3 8 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (19.05%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) LAN
1 8 (19.05%) SAN
2 7 (16.67%) WAN
3 5 (11.90%) TCP/IP
3 5 (11.90%) VoIP
4 4 (9.52%) Firewall
4 4 (9.52%) Internet
5 3 (7.14%) DHCP
5 3 (7.14%) DNS
5 3 (7.14%) Extranet
5 3 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (4.76%) IP Telephony
6 2 (4.76%) VPN
6 2 (4.76%) Wireless
7 1 (2.38%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (2.38%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (2.38%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.38%) VLAN
7 1 (2.38%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Cosmos DB
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Burp Suite
General
1 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (21.43%) Middleware
2 1 (2.38%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 6 (14.29%) iSeries
2 6 (14.29%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.38%) CCTV
3 1 (2.38%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 29 (69.05%) Windows
2 12 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 9 (21.43%) Linux
4 8 (19.05%) Unix
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (19.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (16.67%) Windows 10
6 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 3 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 11 (26.19%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (23.81%) Service Management
4 9 (21.43%) IT Strategy
4 9 (21.43%) Project Management
5 7 (16.67%) High Availability
6 6 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
6 6 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (14.29%) DevOps
6 6 (14.29%) Test Automation
6 6 (14.29%) Test Scripting
7 5 (11.90%) ITIL
7 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (7.14%) Adaptive Security
9 3 (7.14%) Identity Access Management
9 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (7.14%) Server Management
10 2 (4.76%) Business Analysis
10 2 (4.76%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 12 (28.57%) SQL
2 5 (11.90%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.76%) Python
4 1 (2.38%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (19.05%) MCSE
3 7 (16.67%) MCSA
4 2 (4.76%) Degree
5 1 (2.38%) CCNA
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) PMO
1 9 (21.43%) SLA
2 3 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (30.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (26.19%) Active Directory
3 8 (19.05%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (30.95%) SCCM
2 9 (21.43%) SCOM
3 7 (16.67%) SCVMM
4 4 (9.52%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (2.38%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (2.38%) Nessus
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (2.38%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Microsoft
1 13 (30.95%) VMware
2 9 (21.43%) Citrix
3 8 (19.05%) Google
4 7 (16.67%) CommVault
5 6 (14.29%) EMC
5 6 (14.29%) NetApp
6 5 (11.90%) Centrify
7 2 (4.76%) CyberArk
7 2 (4.76%) Okta
7 2 (4.76%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.38%) AlienVault
8 1 (2.38%) Avaya
8 1 (2.38%) Cisco
8 1 (2.38%) LogRhythm
8 1 (2.38%) Oracle
8 1 (2.38%) Qualys
8 1 (2.38%) Thycotic
8 1 (2.38%) Veracode