Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £28,250 in advertised job vacancies in Wakefield during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Infrastructure Engineer
West Yorkshire > Wakefield
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 30 38
Rank change year-on-year -4 +8 +12
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 7 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 2.85% 4.66% 2.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.89% 4.71% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 4
Wakefield median annual salary £28,250 £32,500 £24,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.08% +34.02% -32.64%
10th Percentile £23,000 £27,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £43,125 £38,625 £28,075
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.33% - +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield. 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
Wakefield
Permanent vacancies in Wakefield with a recognized job title 242 276 196
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.37% 98.92% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 215 267 170
Wakefield median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +8.70% +15.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £22,750 £19,000
90th Percentile £48,750 £55,000 £47,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Wakefield

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Wakefield

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Wakefield over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Wakefield

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Wakefield region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 5 (71.43%) DNS
3 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 3 (42.86%) Avaya
5 3 (42.86%) Firewall
6 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
6 2 (28.57%) VLAN
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (28.57%) Veeam
6 2 (28.57%) vSphere
6 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (28.57%) SAN
6 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (28.57%) Project Management
6 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
6 2 (28.57%) Replication
6 2 (28.57%) ITIL
6 2 (28.57%) Linux
6 2 (28.57%) LAN
6 2 (28.57%) VoIP
6 2 (28.57%) WAN
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) DHCP
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 2 (28.57%) VLAN
3 2 (28.57%) VoIP
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) SMS
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Law
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 10
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (28.57%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MCDST
1 1 (14.29%) MCP
1 1 (14.29%) MCSA
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (28.57%) vSphere
4 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) vCenter Server
1 1 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Avaya
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Veeam
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft