Period
to 20 February 2020

The median annual salary for an IT Infrastructure Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Yorkshire during the 6 months to 20 February 2020.

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

IT Infrastructure Engineer
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 191 215 254
Rank change year-on-year +24 +39 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Infrastructure Engineer 10 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.25% 0.086% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.088% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 3
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% +27.59% -22.67%
10th Percentile £24,650 £35,800 £26,700
90th Percentile £46,650 £38,600 £33,900
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,250 £35,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year +17.86% -1.41% -5.33%

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 3,925 4,549 6,757
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.25% 97.30% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3,310 3,850 5,781
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

IT Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Infrastructure Engineer in West Yorkshire

IT Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for IT Infrastructure Engineer in West Yorkshire

IT Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing IT Infrastructure Engineer in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 February 2020.

Salary histogram for IT Infrastructure Engineer in West Yorkshire

IT 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 IT Infrastructure Engineer within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 February 2020. 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 +18 6 £42,500 - 3
Wakefield +10 2 £27,750 -25.00% 1
Bradford +5 1 £47,500 -
IT Infrastructure Engineer
Yorkshire

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, IT Infrastructure Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Yorkshire region featuring IT Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) VMware
1 10 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (80.00%) SAN
3 7 (70.00%) Cisco
3 7 (70.00%) Hyper-V
4 6 (60.00%) Windows
5 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (50.00%) SaaS
5 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 4 (40.00%) Nimble Storage
6 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (40.00%) QA
6 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (40.00%) NetApp
6 4 (40.00%) ITIL
6 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (30.00%) Dell
7 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (30.00%) Veeam
7 3 (30.00%) Office 365
8 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
8 2 (20.00%) DBS Check
8 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (20.00%) Zerto
8 2 (20.00%) WSUS
8 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (20.00%) Backup Exec
8 2 (20.00%) Finance
8 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
8 2 (20.00%) Azure

IT 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 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (10.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) SaaS
2 3 (30.00%) Office 365
3 2 (20.00%) AWS
3 2 (20.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) Skype
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (10.00%) HPUX
4 1 (10.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (10.00%) ITSM
4 1 (10.00%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Security Patching
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) DBS Check
1 2 (20.00%) MCSA
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Hyper-V
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (20.00%) WSUS
2 1 (10.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) Cisco
3 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) NetApp
3 4 (40.00%) Nimble Storage
4 3 (30.00%) Dell
4 3 (30.00%) Veeam
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (20.00%) EqualLogic
5 2 (20.00%) Zerto
6 1 (10.00%) HP
6 1 (10.00%) Meraki
6 1 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (10.00%) SOTI