The median annual salary for a Senior Infrastructure Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 23 June 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
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 216 215 221
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 13 28 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.45% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.47% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 4
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,500 £42,800
% change year-on-year -7.21% +13.31%  

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 5013 5995 5541
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.91% 96.34% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4244 4715 4618
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.89% -3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 23 June 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 23 June 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
Birmingham +6 10 £51,250 +13.88%
Warwickshire +2 2 £33,125 -17.18%
Staffordshire +16 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 28 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (74.29%) VMware
3 24 (68.57%) Windows
4 21 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 19 (54.29%) Windows Server
6 18 (51.43%) Microsoft Azure
7 16 (45.71%) Hyper-V
7 16 (45.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (40.00%) NetApp
10 13 (37.14%) MS Exchange
11 12 (34.29%) Windows 8
12 11 (31.43%) Exchange Server 2010
12 11 (31.43%) Citrix
13 10 (28.57%) EMC
13 10 (28.57%) SQL
13 10 (28.57%) 3PAR
13 10 (28.57%) Skype for Business
13 10 (28.57%) Windows 7
13 10 (28.57%) VMware Workstation
13 10 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
14 5 (14.29%) Linux
14 5 (14.29%) MCSE
14 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
15 4 (11.43%) Firewall
15 4 (11.43%) MCSA
15 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
15 4 (11.43%) Cisco
15 4 (11.43%) SCCM
15 4 (11.43%) Network Security

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 13 (37.14%) MS Exchange
2 11 (31.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (28.57%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 18 (51.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.43%) Office 365
3 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (5.71%) IaaS
5 1 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) Firewall
1 4 (11.43%) Network Security
1 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.57%) BGP
2 3 (8.57%) DHCP
2 3 (8.57%) DNS
2 3 (8.57%) HTTP
2 3 (8.57%) OSPF
3 2 (5.71%) SAN
4 1 (2.86%) LAN
4 1 (2.86%) VPN
4 1 (2.86%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.86%) Automotive
1 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
1 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 24 (68.57%) Windows
2 19 (54.29%) Windows Server
3 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (34.29%) Windows 8
5 10 (28.57%) Windows 7
6 5 (14.29%) Linux
7 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
1 3 (8.57%) Change Control
1 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (8.57%) ITIL
2 1 (2.86%) Data Security
2 1 (2.86%) Information Security
2 1 (2.86%) Integration Testing
2 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
2 1 (2.86%) Migration
2 1 (2.86%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.71%) VBScript
3 1 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) MCSE
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.43%) MCSA
3 2 (5.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.86%) MCP
4 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 21 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (45.71%) Hyper-V
2 16 (45.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (28.57%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) SCCM
2 3 (8.57%) SCOM
3 1 (2.86%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.86%) SCSM
3 1 (2.86%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 28 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (74.29%) VMware
3 14 (40.00%) NetApp
4 11 (31.43%) Citrix
5 10 (28.57%) 3PAR
5 10 (28.57%) EMC
6 4 (11.43%) Cisco
7 3 (8.57%) Juniper
8 1 (2.86%) CommVault
8 1 (2.86%) Kaseya