Period
to 27 January 2022

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Yorkshire during the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

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
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 110 101 99
Rank change year-on-year -9 -2 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 190 96 157
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.66% 2.48% 2.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.84% 2.56% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 176 85 124
10th Percentile £33,563 £29,250 £29,225
25th Percentile £37,250 £34,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
75th Percentile £54,063 £47,500 £43,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £49,500 £54,275
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% -4.06%

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 6,683 3,745 5,862
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.72% 96.72% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 4,733 3,158 4,953
10th Percentile £29,900 £28,500 £25,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £33,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
75th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +1.94%

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 27 January 2022.

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 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
West Yorkshire -18 114 £42,500 - 34
South Yorkshire -20 40 £42,500 - 8
North Yorkshire +1 16 £42,500 +6.25% 2
East Yorkshire -5 11 £42,500 +41.67% 2
Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, 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.

1 190 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 134 (70.53%) Windows
3 131 (68.95%) Active Directory
4 112 (58.95%) Microsoft
5 111 (58.42%) Azure
6 93 (48.95%) Microsoft 365
7 72 (37.89%) Windows Server
8 66 (34.74%) VMware
9 64 (33.68%) Firewall
10 54 (28.42%) VMware Infrastructure
11 52 (27.37%) Hyper-V
12 48 (25.26%) AWS
13 45 (23.68%) Azure Active Directory
14 43 (22.63%) Social Skills
15 40 (21.05%) Citrix
15 40 (21.05%) WAN
16 39 (20.53%) SAN
17 38 (20.00%) SCCM
18 35 (18.42%) LAN
19 34 (17.89%) DNS
19 34 (17.89%) Windows Server 2012
20 33 (17.37%) Microsoft Intune
20 33 (17.37%) Linux
21 32 (16.84%) SharePoint
22 31 (16.32%) Cisco
22 31 (16.32%) PowerShell
22 31 (16.32%) Veeam
22 31 (16.32%) SaaS
23 30 (15.79%) IaaS
23 30 (15.79%) Windows 10

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 32 (16.84%) SharePoint
2 19 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 10 (5.26%) IIS
4 5 (2.63%) Confluence
5 2 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.05%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.53%) Apache
6 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (5.79%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 111 (58.42%) Azure
2 93 (48.95%) Microsoft 365
3 48 (25.26%) AWS
4 45 (23.68%) Azure Active Directory
5 31 (16.32%) SaaS
6 30 (15.79%) IaaS
7 18 (9.47%) PaaS
8 13 (6.84%) OneDrive
9 12 (6.32%) GCP
10 10 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
11 9 (4.74%) Nutanix
12 7 (3.68%) Rubrik
13 6 (3.16%) Mimecast
13 6 (3.16%) Power Platform
14 5 (2.63%) AWS CodeDeploy
14 5 (2.63%) AWS CodePipeline
14 5 (2.63%) Azure Monitor
15 4 (2.11%) AWS CloudFormation
16 3 (1.58%) Amazon EKS
16 3 (1.58%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 64 (33.68%) Firewall
2 40 (21.05%) WAN
3 39 (20.53%) SAN
4 35 (18.42%) LAN
5 34 (17.89%) DNS
6 26 (13.68%) DHCP
7 19 (10.00%) TCP/IP
8 16 (8.42%) Skype
8 16 (8.42%) VPN
9 15 (7.89%) MPLS
10 13 (6.84%) Wireless
11 10 (5.26%) VoIP
12 9 (4.74%) WLAN
13 8 (4.21%) Remote Desktop
14 7 (3.68%) NAS
14 7 (3.68%) VLAN
14 7 (3.68%) Wi-Fi
15 5 (2.63%) Asterisk PBX
15 5 (2.63%) Network Security
16 4 (2.11%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (11.05%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.42%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (3.16%) SQL Server 2019
4 3 (1.58%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.53%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.53%) MySQL
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (6.84%) Jenkins
2 7 (3.68%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.16%) JIRA
4 4 (2.11%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (1.58%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 43 (22.63%) Social Skills
2 26 (13.68%) Finance
3 18 (9.47%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.68%) Manufacturing
4 7 (3.68%) Public Sector
5 5 (2.63%) Law
5 5 (2.63%) Organisational Skills
6 2 (1.05%) Banking
6 2 (1.05%) Local Government
6 2 (1.05%) Retail
6 2 (1.05%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.53%) Documentation Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.37%) Web Services
2 8 (4.21%) JSON
3 2 (1.05%) .NET
3 2 (1.05%) .NET Core
3 2 (1.05%) COM
3 2 (1.05%) Node.js
3 2 (1.05%) React
3 2 (1.05%) YAML
4 1 (0.53%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.37%) Data Protection Act
2 10 (5.26%) Private Cloud
3 9 (4.74%) Management Information System
4 8 (4.21%) Data Centre
5 7 (3.68%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.16%) CMDB
6 6 (3.16%) Greenfield Project
6 6 (3.16%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (2.63%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (2.11%) Legacy Systems
9 3 (1.58%) User Experience
10 2 (1.05%) Fat Client
10 2 (1.05%) Legacy Applications
10 2 (1.05%) Public Cloud
10 2 (1.05%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.53%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.53%) Housing Association
11 1 (0.53%) Learning Management System
11 1 (0.53%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 134 (70.53%) Windows
2 72 (37.89%) Windows Server
3 34 (17.89%) Windows Server 2012
4 33 (17.37%) Linux
5 30 (15.79%) Windows 10
6 24 (12.63%) Windows Server 2016
7 18 (9.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (7.89%) Windows Server 2019
9 7 (3.68%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (2.63%) Mac OS
10 5 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.58%) VMS
12 1 (0.53%) CentOS
12 1 (0.53%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 28 (14.74%) ITIL
3 25 (13.16%) High Availability
3 25 (13.16%) Problem-Solving
4 22 (11.58%) Change Management
4 22 (11.58%) Disaster Recovery
5 20 (10.53%) Fintech
6 16 (8.42%) Security Patching
7 14 (7.37%) Availability Management
7 14 (7.37%) Cybersecurity
7 14 (7.37%) Data Protection
8 13 (6.84%) DevOps
9 11 (5.79%) Capacity Management
10 10 (5.26%) Architecture Roadmap
10 10 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
10 10 (5.26%) Load Balancing
10 10 (5.26%) Project Delivery
10 10 (5.26%) Project Management
10 10 (5.26%) Storage Management
11 9 (4.74%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (16.32%) PowerShell
2 30 (15.79%) SQL
3 7 (3.68%) Python
4 4 (2.11%) Groovy
5 3 (1.58%) Bash
6 1 (0.53%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 21 (11.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (5.79%) CCNA
2 11 (5.79%) CCNP
2 11 (5.79%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (4.74%) MCSE
4 6 (3.16%) MCSA
5 4 (2.11%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.53%) LPIC
6 1 (0.53%) MCP
6 1 (0.53%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (9.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (8.95%) SLA
3 10 (5.26%) PCI DSS
4 9 (4.74%) GDPR
5 6 (3.16%) Cyber Essentials
5 6 (3.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 5 (2.63%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.53%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.53%) NCSC
System Software
1 131 (68.95%) Active Directory
2 54 (28.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (27.37%) Hyper-V
4 14 (7.37%) Virtual Machines
5 12 (6.32%) Docker
5 12 (6.32%) vSphere
6 6 (3.16%) Virtual Desktop
6 6 (3.16%) XenApp
7 3 (1.58%) Firmware
7 3 (1.58%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.05%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 38 (20.00%) SCCM
2 33 (17.37%) Microsoft Intune
3 18 (9.47%) SCOM
3 18 (9.47%) Terraform
4 16 (8.42%) SCVMM
5 11 (5.79%) WSUS
6 10 (5.26%) Kubernetes
7 8 (4.21%) Ansible
8 7 (3.68%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 6 (3.16%) NetBackup
10 4 (2.11%) Nessus
10 4 (2.11%) Opscode Chef
11 3 (1.58%) Puppet
12 2 (1.05%) Failover Clustering
12 2 (1.05%) Istio
12 2 (1.05%) kaniko
12 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 2 (1.05%) vCenter Server
13 1 (0.53%) Check_MK
Vendors
1 112 (58.95%) Microsoft
2 66 (34.74%) VMware
3 40 (21.05%) Citrix
4 31 (16.32%) Cisco
4 31 (16.32%) Veeam
5 20 (10.53%) Dell
6 15 (7.89%) Commvault
7 14 (7.37%) Meraki
8 10 (5.26%) NetApp
9 9 (4.74%) EMC
9 9 (4.74%) Google
9 9 (4.74%) HP
10 7 (3.68%) 3PAR
10 7 (3.68%) IBM
10 7 (3.68%) Isilon
10 7 (3.68%) SOTI
11 6 (3.16%) Dell Compellent
11 6 (3.16%) Veritas
12 5 (2.63%) WatchGuard
13 4 (2.11%) SolarWinds