Period
to 10 December 2019

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 10 December 2019.

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
10 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 105 113 155
Rank change year-on-year +8 +42 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 164 203 169
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.51% 2.54% 1.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.59% 2.63% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 143 177 163
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.11% -1.33%
10th Percentile £29,150 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £43,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -

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 6,336 7,733 9,502
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.06% 96.92% 97.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5,216 6,344 7,985
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 10 December 2019.

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 10 December 2019. 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 +27 120 £40,000 -3.61% 32
North Yorkshire -18 21 £37,500 -25.00% 6
South Yorkshire -13 14 £42,500 +42.14% 6
East Yorkshire +22 10 £55,000 +37.50% 2
Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 2019, 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.

1 162 (98.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 121 (73.78%) Windows
3 108 (65.85%) VMware
4 107 (65.24%) Microsoft
5 96 (58.54%) Active Directory
6 86 (52.44%) Windows Server
7 81 (49.39%) Azure
8 78 (47.56%) Office 365
9 71 (43.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 50 (30.49%) Firewall
11 46 (28.05%) MS Exchange
12 42 (25.61%) ITIL
12 42 (25.61%) Cisco
13 39 (23.78%) SAN
13 39 (23.78%) DNS
13 39 (23.78%) Windows Server 2008
13 39 (23.78%) Windows Server 2012
14 38 (23.17%) DHCP
15 35 (21.34%) Microsoft Certification
15 35 (21.34%) Windows 10
16 32 (19.51%) VPN
16 32 (19.51%) Hyper-V
16 32 (19.51%) WSUS
17 31 (18.90%) WAN
17 31 (18.90%) Citrix
18 29 (17.68%) PowerShell
19 27 (16.46%) Linux
20 26 (15.85%) SCCM
21 25 (15.24%) Exchange Server 2010
21 25 (15.24%) LAN

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 46 (28.05%) MS Exchange
2 25 (15.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (9.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (7.32%) SharePoint
4 12 (7.32%) Skype for Business
5 11 (6.71%) IIS
6 9 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.22%) PowerExchange
7 2 (1.22%) SAS
Applications
1 24 (14.63%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (3.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (3.66%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 81 (49.39%) Azure
2 78 (47.56%) Office 365
3 18 (10.98%) AWS
4 17 (10.37%) Azure Active Directory
5 12 (7.32%) SaaS
6 7 (4.27%) IaaS
7 6 (3.66%) GCP
8 4 (2.44%) PaaS
8 4 (2.44%) Serverless
9 3 (1.83%) OneDrive
10 2 (1.22%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 50 (30.49%) Firewall
2 39 (23.78%) DNS
2 39 (23.78%) SAN
3 38 (23.17%) DHCP
4 32 (19.51%) VPN
5 31 (18.90%) WAN
6 25 (15.24%) LAN
7 20 (12.20%) Wireless
8 17 (10.37%) TCP/IP
9 14 (8.54%) Remote Desktop
10 13 (7.93%) VLAN
11 11 (6.71%) VoIP
12 9 (5.49%) Fibre Channel
13 8 (4.88%) ISDN
13 8 (4.88%) MPLS
14 7 (4.27%) NAS
14 7 (4.27%) Skype
15 5 (3.05%) 3G
15 5 (3.05%) NGN
15 5 (3.05%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.59%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.88%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.22%) Big Data
4 2 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.22%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.22%) PowerCenter
5 1 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 9 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.83%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.22%) Gerrit
3 2 (1.22%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.22%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (1.22%) WinDbg
4 1 (0.61%) JIRA
General
1 15 (9.15%) Public Sector
2 10 (6.10%) Finance
3 8 (4.88%) Marketing
4 5 (3.05%) Retail
5 3 (1.83%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.22%) Advertising
6 2 (1.22%) Back Office
6 2 (1.22%) Legal
6 2 (1.22%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.27%) JSON
2 5 (3.05%) Web Services
2 5 (3.05%) YAML
3 4 (2.44%) HTML
4 2 (1.22%) .NET
4 2 (1.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.59%) Data Centre
2 14 (8.54%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.54%) Public Cloud
3 9 (5.49%) Hybrid Cloud
3 9 (5.49%) Private Cloud
4 6 (3.66%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (3.66%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.66%) PKI
4 6 (3.66%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.05%) Virtual Team
6 4 (2.44%) CMDB
6 4 (2.44%) NHS
6 4 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.83%) Clustering
8 2 (1.22%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.22%) Handset
8 2 (1.22%) Replication
8 2 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 121 (73.78%) Windows
2 86 (52.44%) Windows Server
3 39 (23.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (23.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 35 (21.34%) Windows 10
5 27 (16.46%) Linux
6 24 (14.63%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (7.93%) Windows 8
8 8 (4.88%) Windows 7
9 5 (3.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (2.44%) Ubuntu
11 3 (1.83%) HPUX
12 2 (1.22%) Unix
13 1 (0.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (98.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 42 (25.61%) ITIL
3 23 (14.02%) Project Delivery
4 22 (13.41%) Change Management
5 21 (12.80%) DevOps
6 20 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (11.59%) Disaster Recovery
7 19 (11.59%) Mentoring
8 17 (10.37%) Coaching
9 16 (9.76%) Cybersecurity
9 16 (9.76%) Supplier Management
10 15 (9.15%) Server Management
11 14 (8.54%) Configuration Management
12 13 (7.93%) Patch Management
13 12 (7.32%) Migration
13 12 (7.32%) Server Hardening
13 12 (7.32%) Virtual Infrastructure
14 10 (6.10%) Performance Monitoring
14 10 (6.10%) Problem-Solving
14 10 (6.10%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 29 (17.68%) PowerShell
2 23 (14.02%) SQL
3 11 (6.71%) Bash Shell
4 7 (4.27%) Python
5 3 (1.83%) Perl
5 3 (1.83%) Ruby
6 2 (1.22%) C#
6 2 (1.22%) Korn
6 2 (1.22%) VBScript
7 1 (0.61%) C
7 1 (0.61%) C++
7 1 (0.61%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 35 (21.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (15.24%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (13.41%) MCSE
4 21 (12.80%) CCNA
5 18 (10.98%) MCSA
6 10 (6.10%) CCNP
7 8 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (1.83%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (1.83%) MCITP
8 3 (1.83%) MCP
9 2 (1.22%) CCSP
9 2 (1.22%) CCVP
9 2 (1.22%) DBS Check
9 2 (1.22%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.61%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.61%) Degree
10 1 (0.61%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.32%) SLA
2 7 (4.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.83%) QA
4 2 (1.22%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.61%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 96 (58.54%) Active Directory
2 71 (43.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (19.51%) Hyper-V
4 18 (10.98%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (6.71%) vSphere
6 10 (6.10%) XenApp
7 7 (4.27%) Docker
8 5 (3.05%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 3 (1.83%) Terminal Services
9 3 (1.83%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (1.83%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.22%) BitLocker
10 2 (1.22%) ISA Server
10 2 (1.22%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (1.22%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.61%) Postfix
11 1 (0.61%) Squid
11 1 (0.61%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 32 (19.51%) WSUS
2 26 (15.85%) SCCM
3 10 (6.10%) Microsoft Intune
3 10 (6.10%) SCOM
4 9 (5.49%) vCenter Server
5 8 (4.88%) PaperCut
6 6 (3.66%) Nessus
6 6 (3.66%) Puppet
7 5 (3.05%) Ansible
7 5 (3.05%) Kubernetes
8 4 (2.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 4 (2.44%) SCVMM
8 4 (2.44%) Terraform
8 4 (2.44%) vRealize
9 3 (1.83%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
10 2 (1.22%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 108 (65.85%) VMware
2 107 (65.24%) Microsoft
3 42 (25.61%) Cisco
4 31 (18.90%) Citrix
5 21 (12.80%) Veeam
6 10 (6.10%) HP
6 10 (6.10%) Meraki
7 9 (5.49%) Dell
8 6 (3.66%) Asigra
8 6 (3.66%) Mitel
8 6 (3.66%) Siemens
9 5 (3.05%) Google
9 5 (3.05%) NetApp
9 5 (3.05%) Red Hat
10 4 (2.44%) CommVault
10 4 (2.44%) Nimble Storage
10 4 (2.44%) Sage
10 4 (2.44%) SolarWinds
10 4 (2.44%) Symantec
11 3 (1.83%) Aruba