Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £37,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 20 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
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 122 126
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 150 172 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.21% 2.27% 2.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.27% 2.31% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 137 157 207
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.33% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,200 £30,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £43,750 £46,000 £58,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.33% - +3.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in West Yorkshire with a recognized job title 6603 7430 9060
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.38% 98.11% 97.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5576 6413 7325
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £63,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.75% - +6.67%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in West Yorkshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in West Yorkshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in West Yorkshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Leeds -2 82 £35,000 -6.67% 2
Bradford -5 31 £37,500 +4.17%
Keighley - 14 £37,000 - 1
Wakefield -1 7 £28,250 -13.08% 1
Halifax +30 6 £35,000 -12.50%
Pudsey - 2 £36,250 -
Sowerby Bridge - 1 £45,000 -
Wetherby - 1 - -
Infrastructure Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 117 (78.00%) VMware
2 114 (76.00%) Windows
3 104 (69.33%) Microsoft
4 88 (58.67%) Windows Server
5 85 (56.67%) Active Directory
6 80 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 79 (52.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 70 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 62 (41.33%) MS Exchange
10 55 (36.67%) ITIL
11 51 (34.00%) SAN
12 39 (26.00%) LAN
12 39 (26.00%) WAN
13 33 (22.00%) Linux
13 33 (22.00%) SCCM
14 32 (21.33%) Windows 7
14 32 (21.33%) NetApp
15 31 (20.67%) Cisco
15 31 (20.67%) Firewall
16 30 (20.00%) Citrix
17 28 (18.67%) SCOM
18 27 (18.00%) VMware ESXi
19 26 (17.33%) SQL Server
20 25 (16.67%) Finance
20 25 (16.67%) PowerShell
21 24 (16.00%) XenApp
21 24 (16.00%) XenDesktop
22 23 (15.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 23 (15.33%) Data Centre
22 23 (15.33%) Red Hat

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 62 (41.33%) MS Exchange
2 19 (12.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (7.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (7.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (4.00%) IIS
5 5 (3.33%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.33%) Apache
7 1 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.67%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 20 (13.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (9.33%) Office 365
2 6 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.00%) SaaS
4 2 (1.33%) IaaS
4 2 (1.33%) PaaS
5 1 (0.67%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 51 (34.00%) SAN
2 39 (26.00%) LAN
2 39 (26.00%) WAN
3 31 (20.67%) Firewall
4 18 (12.00%) DNS
4 18 (12.00%) SSL
5 16 (10.67%) Reverse Proxy
6 15 (10.00%) DHCP
7 14 (9.33%) VoIP
8 11 (7.33%) VPN
9 7 (4.67%) Network Security
9 7 (4.67%) TCP/IP
10 6 (4.00%) MPLS
10 6 (4.00%) Wireless
11 4 (2.67%) NAS
11 4 (2.67%) SNMP
12 3 (2.00%) Asterisk PBX
12 3 (2.00%) HTTP
12 3 (2.00%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (2.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (17.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.00%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (6.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 25 (16.67%) Finance
2 8 (5.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.67%) Law
4 3 (2.00%) Retail
5 2 (1.33%) Advertising
5 2 (1.33%) Back Office
6 1 (0.67%) Banking
6 1 (0.67%) Legal
6 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.33%) .NET
2 1 (0.67%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.33%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.33%) Clustering
3 3 (2.00%) Replication
4 2 (1.33%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.33%) iPad
4 2 (1.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.67%) EPoS
5 1 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (0.67%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 114 (76.00%) Windows
2 88 (58.67%) Windows Server
3 80 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 70 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (22.00%) Linux
6 32 (21.33%) Windows 7
7 23 (15.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (9.33%) Unix
9 7 (4.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (3.33%) Windows 10
11 4 (2.67%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.33%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.33%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (36.67%) ITIL
2 18 (12.00%) Release Management
3 16 (10.67%) SOA
4 14 (9.33%) Process Improvement
5 9 (6.00%) Load Balancing
6 8 (5.33%) Change Control
7 7 (4.67%) High Availability
7 7 (4.67%) ITIL V3
7 7 (4.67%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (4.67%) Service Delivery
8 6 (4.00%) Coaching
8 6 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (4.00%) E-Commerce
8 6 (4.00%) Incident Management
9 5 (3.33%) Proactive Monitoring
9 5 (3.33%) Software Deployment
10 4 (2.67%) Migration
10 4 (2.67%) Mobile Device Management
10 4 (2.67%) Problem Management
10 4 (2.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 22 (14.67%) SQL
3 16 (10.67%) Shell Script
4 6 (4.00%) Bash Shell
4 6 (4.00%) Perl
5 2 (1.33%) VBA
6 1 (0.67%) C#
6 1 (0.67%) Java
6 1 (0.67%) PHP
6 1 (0.67%) Python
6 1 (0.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (9.33%) MCSE
3 12 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (7.33%) CCNA
5 6 (4.00%) MCSA
6 4 (2.67%) HND
7 3 (2.00%) Degree
7 3 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.00%) MCITP
7 3 (2.00%) MCP
8 2 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.67%) CCA
9 1 (0.67%) CCENT
9 1 (0.67%) CCNP
9 1 (0.67%) CCSA
9 1 (0.67%) CCSE
9 1 (0.67%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.67%) Master's Degree
9 1 (0.67%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.67%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.67%) SLA
2 4 (2.67%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 85 (56.67%) Active Directory
2 79 (52.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (18.00%) VMware ESXi
4 24 (16.00%) XenApp
4 24 (16.00%) XenDesktop
5 19 (12.67%) vSphere
6 17 (11.33%) Hyper-V
7 4 (2.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (2.67%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (2.67%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (2.00%) iptables
8 3 (2.00%) OpenSIPS
9 2 (1.33%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.67%) vCloud
10 1 (0.67%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.67%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 33 (22.00%) SCCM
2 28 (18.67%) SCOM
3 11 (7.33%) WSUS
4 10 (6.67%) vCenter Server
5 4 (2.67%) WMI
6 3 (2.00%) SCDPM
6 3 (2.00%) SCVMM
6 3 (2.00%) SolarWinds Orion
7 2 (1.33%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (1.33%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.33%) Opsview
8 1 (0.67%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.67%) Nagios
8 1 (0.67%) OpenView
8 1 (0.67%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.67%) SCSM
Vendors
1 117 (78.00%) VMware
2 104 (69.33%) Microsoft
3 32 (21.33%) NetApp
4 31 (20.67%) Cisco
5 30 (20.00%) Citrix
6 23 (15.33%) Red Hat
7 22 (14.67%) HP
8 13 (8.67%) Avaya
9 11 (7.33%) Hitachi
10 7 (4.67%) Veeam
11 5 (3.33%) CheckPoint
11 5 (3.33%) Dell
11 5 (3.33%) EMC
11 5 (3.33%) SolarWinds
12 4 (2.67%) F5
13 3 (2.00%) CommVault
14 2 (1.33%) Dell Compellent
14 2 (1.33%) ProCurve
14 2 (1.33%) Riverbed
14 2 (1.33%) Symantec