Period
to 4 July 2020

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 4 July 2020.

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

Infrastructure Engineer
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 82 122 166
Rank change year-on-year +40 +44 -20
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 126 241 170
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.11% 3.10% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.24% 3.18% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 122 224 157
Median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £23,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £53,750 £58,500 £48,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% +2.56%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in 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
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies in Yorkshire with a recognized job title 3,888 7,582 9,588
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.05% 97.38% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3,314 6,154 8,125
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.34%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +5.26%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 4 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 4 July 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
West Yorkshire -20 62 £40,000 -3.61% 7
North Yorkshire +74 43 £42,500 +54.55% 3
South Yorkshire +34 17 £38,500 +18.46% 7
East Yorkshire +11 3 £50,000 +14.29%
Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 4 July 2020, 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 Yorkshire region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 124 (98.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 77 (61.11%) Windows
3 71 (56.35%) Azure
4 68 (53.97%) Office 365
5 64 (50.79%) VMware
6 63 (50.00%) Microsoft
7 55 (43.65%) Windows Server
8 54 (42.86%) Active Directory
9 43 (34.13%) Cisco
10 42 (33.33%) Firewall
11 39 (30.95%) VMware Infrastructure
12 33 (26.19%) DNS
13 31 (24.60%) ITIL
14 30 (23.81%) Citrix
14 30 (23.81%) DevOps
15 29 (23.02%) Hyper-V
15 29 (23.02%) AWS
15 29 (23.02%) SQL Server
16 27 (21.43%) DHCP
17 26 (20.63%) Configuration Management
18 22 (17.46%) Windows 10
18 22 (17.46%) Microsoft Intune
19 21 (16.67%) PowerShell
19 21 (16.67%) VPN
19 21 (16.67%) WAN
20 20 (15.87%) SharePoint
20 20 (15.87%) Microsoft Certification
20 20 (15.87%) SCCM
21 19 (15.08%) Linux
22 18 (14.29%) Windows Server 2016

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 20 (15.87%) SharePoint
2 15 (11.90%) IIS
3 10 (7.94%) MS Exchange
4 8 (6.35%) Skype for Business
5 6 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (7.94%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (4.76%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.79%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 71 (56.35%) Azure
2 68 (53.97%) Office 365
3 29 (23.02%) AWS
4 10 (7.94%) Serverless
5 9 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
6 8 (6.35%) IaaS
7 6 (4.76%) SaaS
8 5 (3.97%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 3 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (2.38%) PaaS
10 2 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (1.59%) Amazon S3
10 2 (1.59%) OneDrive
10 2 (1.59%) Route 53
11 1 (0.79%) GCP
11 1 (0.79%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.79%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 42 (33.33%) Firewall
2 33 (26.19%) DNS
3 27 (21.43%) DHCP
4 21 (16.67%) VPN
4 21 (16.67%) WAN
5 17 (13.49%) TCP/IP
6 16 (12.70%) LAN
7 13 (10.32%) VLAN
8 10 (7.94%) SAN
9 6 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (4.76%) Cisco ISE
9 6 (4.76%) NetScaler
9 6 (4.76%) WLAN
10 5 (3.97%) BGP
10 5 (3.97%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (3.97%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (3.97%) Junos
10 5 (3.97%) NX-OS
10 5 (3.97%) OSPF
10 5 (3.97%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (23.02%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.35%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (4.76%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (3.97%) MySQL
4 5 (3.97%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.97%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (1.59%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.59%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.79%) GitLab
3 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 15 (11.90%) Finance
2 8 (6.35%) Public Sector
3 5 (3.97%) Back Office
3 5 (3.97%) Games
3 5 (3.97%) Law
4 4 (3.17%) Legal
5 3 (2.38%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.59%) Marketing
7 1 (0.79%) Billing
7 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.79%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.59%) .NET
1 2 (1.59%) ASP.NET
1 2 (1.59%) WebRTC
2 1 (0.79%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.79%) JSON
2 1 (0.79%) Middleware
2 1 (0.79%) Node.js
2 1 (0.79%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.32%) Data Centre
1 13 (10.32%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (2.38%) Public Cloud
3 2 (1.59%) Clustering
3 2 (1.59%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (0.79%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.79%) Replication
4 1 (0.79%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 77 (61.11%) Windows
2 55 (43.65%) Windows Server
3 22 (17.46%) Windows 10
4 19 (15.08%) Linux
5 18 (14.29%) Windows Server 2016
6 15 (11.90%) Windows Server 2019
7 11 (8.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (7.94%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (3.17%) Android
9 4 (3.17%) Apple iOS
9 4 (3.17%) Mac OS
9 4 (3.17%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.38%) HPUX
10 3 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.38%) Unix
10 3 (2.38%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.59%) CentOS
11 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.59%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (98.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 31 (24.60%) ITIL
3 30 (23.81%) DevOps
4 26 (20.63%) Configuration Management
5 16 (12.70%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (12.70%) Server Management
6 15 (11.90%) Project Delivery
7 14 (11.11%) Tech Ops
8 12 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
9 10 (7.94%) Continuous Improvement
9 10 (7.94%) Infrastructure Automation
9 10 (7.94%) Vulnerability Management
10 9 (7.14%) Collaborative Working
10 9 (7.14%) Dashboard Development
10 9 (7.14%) Service Management
10 9 (7.14%) Supplier Management
11 8 (6.35%) Migration
12 7 (5.56%) Mentoring
12 7 (5.56%) Proactive Maintenance
12 7 (5.56%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 10 (7.94%) Python
2 10 (7.94%) SQL
3 4 (3.17%) C#
3 4 (3.17%) Ruby
4 3 (2.38%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.59%) Elixir
5 2 (1.59%) TypeScript
6 1 (0.79%) C
6 1 (0.79%) C++
6 1 (0.79%) COBOL
6 1 (0.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (15.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (12.70%) CCNA
2 16 (12.70%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (12.70%) MCSE
3 8 (6.35%) MCSA
4 7 (5.56%) CCNP
4 7 (5.56%) MCP
5 5 (3.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (3.17%) DBS Check
7 3 (2.38%) SC Cleared
7 3 (2.38%) Security Cleared
8 2 (1.59%) BPSS Clearance
9 1 (0.79%) CCA
9 1 (0.79%) Check Point Certification
9 1 (0.79%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.79%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (0.79%) Degree
9 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.38%) SLA
3 2 (1.59%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.59%) NIST
4 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 54 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 39 (30.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (23.02%) Hyper-V
4 8 (6.35%) XenApp
5 7 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (5.56%) XenDesktop
6 5 (3.97%) Docker
6 5 (3.97%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (1.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (1.59%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.79%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 1 (0.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 22 (17.46%) Microsoft Intune
2 20 (15.87%) SCCM
3 8 (6.35%) Terraform
4 7 (5.56%) Puppet
5 5 (3.97%) Backup Exec
6 3 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.59%) Ansible
7 2 (1.59%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.59%) Grafana
7 2 (1.59%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.59%) Nagios
7 2 (1.59%) Stealthwatch
7 2 (1.59%) WSUS
8 1 (0.79%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.79%) Failover Clustering
8 1 (0.79%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (0.79%) SCOM
8 1 (0.79%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 64 (50.79%) VMware
2 63 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 43 (34.13%) Cisco
4 30 (23.81%) Citrix
5 15 (11.90%) Veeam
6 9 (7.14%) Asigra
7 7 (5.56%) Barracuda Networks
7 7 (5.56%) SolarWinds
8 6 (4.76%) CheckPoint
8 6 (4.76%) Dell
8 6 (4.76%) Google
9 5 (3.97%) Blue Coat
9 5 (3.97%) EqualLogic
9 5 (3.97%) F5
9 5 (3.97%) Imperva
9 5 (3.97%) Infoblox
9 5 (3.97%) Juniper
9 5 (3.97%) Meraki
9 5 (3.97%) NetApp
9 5 (3.97%) Zscaler