The median annual salary for a Senior Infrastructure Engineer was £36,250 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
England / West Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 190 204 217
Rank change year-on-year +14 +13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 20 37 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.42% 0.60% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.62% 0.082%
Number of salaries quoted 19 20 4
Median salary £36,250 £40,750 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.04% +19.85%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4643 5951 4904
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.91% 96.31% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3856 4831 4194
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the West Midlands

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the West Midlands

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the West Midlands

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 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
Warwickshire +27 11 £36,250 - 1
Birmingham +14 7 £52,500 +22.09%
Staffordshire +2 1 £31,000 -11.42% 1
Herefordshire - 1 - - 1
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
England

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Senior 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 West Midlands region featuring Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 33 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (65.91%) Windows
3 27 (61.36%) VMware
4 25 (56.82%) MS Excel
5 24 (54.55%) Windows Server
6 20 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
7 17 (38.64%) VMware Infrastructure
7 17 (38.64%) Active Directory
8 15 (34.09%) Skype for Business
9 14 (31.82%) NetApp
9 14 (31.82%) MS Exchange
10 13 (29.55%) SQL
10 13 (29.55%) EMC
10 13 (29.55%) VMware Workstation
10 13 (29.55%) 3PAR
10 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
11 12 (27.27%) Linux
12 11 (25.00%) Citrix
12 11 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 11 (25.00%) Office 365
12 11 (25.00%) Windows 8
13 10 (22.73%) Windows 7
13 10 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2013
13 10 (22.73%) Hyper-V
14 9 (20.45%) Network Security
14 9 (20.45%) Firewall
15 8 (18.18%) Cisco
16 7 (15.91%) Management Information System
16 7 (15.91%) OSPF

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 15 (34.09%) Skype for Business
2 14 (31.82%) MS Exchange
3 11 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (56.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (25.00%) Office 365
4 6 (13.64%) IaaS
5 2 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (20.45%) Firewall
1 9 (20.45%) Network Security
2 7 (15.91%) BGP
2 7 (15.91%) HTTP
2 7 (15.91%) OSPF
2 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
3 4 (9.09%) SAN
4 3 (6.82%) DHCP
4 3 (6.82%) DNS
5 2 (4.55%) Skype
6 1 (2.27%) LAN
6 1 (2.27%) NAS
6 1 (2.27%) VPN
6 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (11.36%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Management Information System
2 4 (9.09%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 29 (65.91%) Windows
2 24 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (27.27%) Linux
5 11 (25.00%) Windows 8
6 10 (22.73%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.55%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.91%) Capacity Planning
1 7 (15.91%) Change Control
1 7 (15.91%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (9.09%) CRM
3 4 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
3 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (6.82%) ITIL
5 2 (4.55%) ITIL V3
5 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (29.55%) SQL
2 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) MCSE
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 17 (38.64%) Active Directory
1 17 (38.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (29.55%) VMware Workstation
3 10 (22.73%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.55%) BitLocker
5 1 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (11.36%) Puppet
2 3 (6.82%) SCCM
2 3 (6.82%) SCOM
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 33 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (61.36%) VMware
3 14 (31.82%) NetApp
4 13 (29.55%) 3PAR
4 13 (29.55%) EMC
5 11 (25.00%) Citrix
6 8 (18.18%) Cisco
7 7 (15.91%) Juniper
8 1 (2.27%) CommVault
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