The median annual salary for a Infrastructure Engineer was £31,250 in advertised job vacancies in Tyne and Wear during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 28 65 70
Rank change year-on-year +37 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 28 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 6.24% 0.62% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.53% 0.64% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 28 3 3
Median salary £31,250 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% +9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,800 £30,700
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 429 470 553
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 95.55% 96.51% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 395 411 473
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Tyne and Wear

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Tyne and Wear

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne +29 24 £30,000 - 1
Sunderland - 4 £35,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
North East

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Infrastructure Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Tyne and Wear region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 27 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 22 (66.67%) Windows
3 20 (60.61%) VMware
3 20 (60.61%) Hyper-V
4 16 (48.48%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
5 14 (42.42%) MS Exchange
6 12 (36.36%) CCNP
6 12 (36.36%) CCNA
6 12 (36.36%) MCP
6 12 (36.36%) Citrix
6 12 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 10 (30.30%) Cisco
8 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (24.24%) Skype for Business
9 8 (24.24%) Windows Server
9 8 (24.24%) Skype
10 7 (21.21%) Performance Monitoring
10 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (21.21%) SCCM
10 7 (21.21%) SAN
10 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
10 7 (21.21%) DNS
11 6 (18.18%) SMTP
11 6 (18.18%) DHCP
11 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
11 6 (18.18%) Linux
11 6 (18.18%) SQL
11 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
11 6 (18.18%) Firewall

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 14 (42.42%) MS Exchange
2 8 (24.24%) Skype for Business
3 5 (15.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.12%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) Skype
2 7 (21.21%) DNS
2 7 (21.21%) SAN
2 7 (21.21%) TCP/IP
3 6 (18.18%) DHCP
3 6 (18.18%) Firewall
3 6 (18.18%) SMTP
4 5 (15.15%) DMZ
4 5 (15.15%) VLAN
5 1 (3.03%) LAN
5 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 6 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (15.15%) Amazon RDS
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.15%) Clustering
1 5 (15.15%) Replication
2 1 (3.03%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 22 (66.67%) Windows
2 9 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (24.24%) Windows Server
4 7 (21.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (18.18%) Linux
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.21%) Performance Monitoring
2 6 (18.18%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 6 (18.18%) Presales
3 5 (15.15%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (15.15%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 5 (15.15%) ITIL
3 5 (15.15%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (48.48%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (36.36%) CCNA
2 12 (36.36%) CCNP
2 12 (36.36%) MCP
2 12 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.03%) MCSE
System Software
1 27 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 20 (60.61%) Hyper-V
3 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (21.21%) SCCM
2 5 (15.15%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (60.61%) VMware
2 16 (48.48%) Microsoft
3 12 (36.36%) Citrix
4 10 (30.30%) Cisco
5 5 (15.15%) arcserve
5 5 (15.15%) Sophos
5 5 (15.15%) Symantec
6 1 (3.03%) NetApp
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
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