Period
to 3 April 2020

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 3 April 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
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 85 115 170
Rank change year-on-year +30 +55 -27
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 168 181 166
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.87% 2.48% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.99% 2.55% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 145 174 166
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.38% -0.67%
10th Percentile £30,500 £26,250 £28,375
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £46,625
England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +5.88%

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 5,628 7,103 10,127
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 97.26% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 4,731 5,881 8,651
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.96% +4.00% +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 3 April 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 3 April 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 +9 96 £40,000 -3.61% 11
North Yorkshire +52 49 £40,000 +30.08% 2
South Yorkshire +20 20 £42,500 +30.77% 2
East Yorkshire +12 4 £48,750 +8.33%
Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 April 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.

1 164 (97.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 102 (60.71%) Windows
3 95 (56.55%) VMware
4 81 (48.21%) Azure
5 80 (47.62%) Microsoft
6 74 (44.05%) Windows Server
7 69 (41.07%) Office 365
8 63 (37.50%) Active Directory
9 58 (34.52%) VMware Infrastructure
10 52 (30.95%) Cisco
11 41 (24.40%) Hyper-V
12 39 (23.21%) Firewall
13 37 (22.02%) DevOps
14 35 (20.83%) AWS
14 35 (20.83%) Citrix
15 33 (19.64%) Windows 10
16 32 (19.05%) DNS
17 30 (17.86%) DHCP
18 29 (17.26%) ITIL
19 28 (16.67%) SQL Server
19 28 (16.67%) PowerShell
20 27 (16.07%) SAN
21 26 (15.48%) Configuration Management
21 26 (15.48%) SCCM
21 26 (15.48%) Data Centre
22 25 (14.88%) Microsoft Certification
22 25 (14.88%) Agile Software Development
23 24 (14.29%) Linux
24 22 (13.10%) Microsoft Intune
25 21 (12.50%) Finance

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 19 (11.31%) MS Exchange
2 15 (8.93%) IIS
2 15 (8.93%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (4.76%) Skype for Business
5 6 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.19%) PowerExchange
6 2 (1.19%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (3.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.60%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 81 (48.21%) Azure
2 69 (41.07%) Office 365
3 35 (20.83%) AWS
4 14 (8.33%) Serverless
5 9 (5.36%) IaaS
6 8 (4.76%) SaaS
7 6 (3.57%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 6 (3.57%) GCP
8 4 (2.38%) PaaS
9 2 (1.19%) Amazon EMR
9 2 (1.19%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.60%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.60%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 39 (23.21%) Firewall
2 32 (19.05%) DNS
3 30 (17.86%) DHCP
4 27 (16.07%) SAN
5 20 (11.90%) WAN
6 18 (10.71%) VPN
7 16 (9.52%) TCP/IP
8 13 (7.74%) LAN
9 12 (7.14%) VLAN
10 7 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (4.17%) Cisco ISE
10 7 (4.17%) NetScaler
10 7 (4.17%) WLAN
11 6 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
11 6 (3.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 6 (3.57%) Junos
11 6 (3.57%) NX-OS
11 6 (3.57%) OSPF
11 6 (3.57%) VPLS
11 6 (3.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
4 5 (2.98%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (1.79%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.19%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (1.19%) Big Data
6 2 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.19%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.19%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.19%) PowerCenter
6 2 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.79%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.19%) Gerrit
3 2 (1.19%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.19%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (1.19%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.60%) JIRA
General
1 21 (12.50%) Finance
2 12 (7.14%) Public Sector
3 6 (3.57%) Marketing
4 5 (2.98%) Law
5 4 (2.38%) Back Office
5 4 (2.38%) Games
5 4 (2.38%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.79%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.79%) Legal
6 3 (1.79%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.19%) Advertising
7 2 (1.19%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.57%) JSON
1 6 (3.57%) YAML
2 4 (2.38%) .NET
3 3 (1.79%) Middleware
4 2 (1.19%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.60%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.60%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.48%) Data Centre
2 11 (6.55%) Self-Motivation
3 7 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (2.98%) Clustering
5 4 (2.38%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.79%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.79%) Replication
7 2 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.19%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.19%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.19%) User Experience
8 1 (0.60%) Blog
8 1 (0.60%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.60%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.60%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 102 (60.71%) Windows
2 74 (44.05%) Windows Server
3 33 (19.64%) Windows 10
4 24 (14.29%) Linux
5 20 (11.90%) Windows Server 2016
6 18 (10.71%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (6.55%) Windows 8
9 10 (5.95%) Windows Server 2019
10 6 (3.57%) HPUX
10 6 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (2.98%) Unix
11 5 (2.98%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.19%) CentOS
12 2 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (1.19%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.60%) Debian
13 1 (0.60%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 164 (97.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 37 (22.02%) DevOps
3 29 (17.26%) ITIL
4 26 (15.48%) Configuration Management
5 25 (14.88%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (11.90%) Mentoring
7 18 (10.71%) Server Management
8 17 (10.12%) Project Delivery
9 16 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
10 14 (8.33%) Infrastructure Automation
10 14 (8.33%) Tech Ops
11 13 (7.74%) Migration
12 11 (6.55%) Change Management
12 11 (6.55%) Coaching
12 11 (6.55%) Continuous Improvement
13 10 (5.95%) Collaborative Working
13 10 (5.95%) Dashboard Development
13 10 (5.95%) Stakeholder Management
14 9 (5.36%) Problem-Solving
14 9 (5.36%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 28 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 16 (9.52%) Python
3 14 (8.33%) SQL
4 11 (6.55%) Bash Shell
5 6 (3.57%) C#
6 3 (1.79%) Ruby
7 2 (1.19%) C
7 2 (1.19%) C++
7 2 (1.19%) COBOL
7 2 (1.19%) Korn
8 1 (0.60%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (14.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (11.31%) MCSE
3 18 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (9.52%) CCNA
5 12 (7.14%) MCSA
6 10 (5.95%) CCNP
7 8 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (4.17%) MCP
9 4 (2.38%) DBS Check
10 2 (1.19%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.19%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.19%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.60%) CCA
11 1 (0.60%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (0.60%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (0.60%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (2.38%) QA
2 4 (2.38%) SLA
3 2 (1.19%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.19%) NIST
System Software
1 63 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 58 (34.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (24.40%) Hyper-V
4 19 (11.31%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (5.95%) XenApp
6 9 (5.36%) XenDesktop
7 6 (3.57%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 6 (3.57%) Docker
8 4 (2.38%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (1.79%) vSphere
10 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.60%) Postfix
11 1 (0.60%) Squid
11 1 (0.60%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.60%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 26 (15.48%) SCCM
2 22 (13.10%) Microsoft Intune
3 13 (7.74%) Puppet
4 9 (5.36%) Terraform
5 7 (4.17%) WSUS
6 6 (3.57%) Ansible
6 6 (3.57%) Kubernetes
7 5 (2.98%) Backup Exec
7 5 (2.98%) SCOM
8 3 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (1.79%) PaperCut
9 2 (1.19%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (1.19%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (1.19%) Stealthwatch
9 2 (1.19%) vCenter Server
10 1 (0.60%) Cisco Prime
10 1 (0.60%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.60%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.60%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.60%) vRealize
Vendors
1 95 (56.55%) VMware
2 80 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 52 (30.95%) Cisco
4 35 (20.83%) Citrix
5 11 (6.55%) Veeam
6 10 (5.95%) Google
6 10 (5.95%) SolarWinds
7 8 (4.76%) Barracuda Networks
7 8 (4.76%) CheckPoint
7 8 (4.76%) NetApp
8 7 (4.17%) Dell
9 6 (3.57%) Asigra
9 6 (3.57%) Blue Coat
9 6 (3.57%) F5
9 6 (3.57%) Imperva
9 6 (3.57%) Infoblox
9 6 (3.57%) Juniper
9 6 (3.57%) Red Hat
9 6 (3.57%) Zscaler
10 5 (2.98%) Nimble Storage