Period
to 22 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Infrastructure Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Infrastructure Engineering over the 6 months to 22 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Engineering
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 78 67 95
Rank change year-on-year -11 +28 -4
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering 227 96 289
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.51% 3.63% 3.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.73% 3.86% 4.32%
Number of salaries quoted 214 84 248
10th Percentile £35,075 £31,400 £23,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £35,688 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% - -
75th Percentile £56,000 £48,750 £50,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £55,875 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% -

Infrastructure Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,084 2,487 6,688
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 94.11% 94.03% 91.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4,729 2,177 5,395
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £25,750
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £49,500 £45,000 £44,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +2.27% +2.33%
75th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £56,757 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.31% +8.11% +2.94%

Infrastructure Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Infrastructure Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineering in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Engineering
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineering in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Engineering
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 22 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineering in Yorkshire

Infrastructure Engineering
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 Engineering within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 22 September 2021. 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 -32 107 £50,000 +16.28% 44
South Yorkshire -30 44 £44,870 +16.55% 8
North Yorkshire +12 42 £40,000 -3.03% 5
East Yorkshire -2 14 £40,000 - 2
Infrastructure Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2021, IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Infrastructure Engineering.

1 158 (69.60%) Windows
2 138 (60.79%) Active Directory
3 121 (53.30%) Azure
4 103 (45.37%) Microsoft 365
5 93 (40.97%) Windows Server
6 89 (39.21%) Microsoft
7 79 (34.80%) Firewall
8 75 (33.04%) VMware
9 64 (28.19%) AWS
10 56 (24.67%) Social Skills
11 54 (23.79%) Cisco
12 52 (22.91%) Hyper-V
13 48 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
14 38 (16.74%) LAN
15 37 (16.30%) Linux
16 35 (15.42%) SCCM
16 35 (15.42%) DevOps
17 34 (14.98%) SAN
18 33 (14.54%) WAN
19 32 (14.10%) Windows Server 2012
19 32 (14.10%) Meraki
20 31 (13.66%) Terraform
20 31 (13.66%) Windows Server 2016
21 30 (13.22%) Windows 10
21 30 (13.22%) PowerShell
22 29 (12.78%) Windows Server 2008
23 28 (12.33%) ITIL
24 27 (11.89%) SharePoint
24 27 (11.89%) SQL
24 27 (11.89%) ISO/IEC 27001

Infrastructure Engineering
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 27 (11.89%) SharePoint
2 17 (7.49%) MS Exchange
3 13 (5.73%) Confluence
4 5 (2.20%) IIS
5 4 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.32%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.32%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (5.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 121 (53.30%) Azure
2 103 (45.37%) Microsoft 365
3 64 (28.19%) AWS
4 25 (11.01%) GCP
5 23 (10.13%) SaaS
6 21 (9.25%) Cloud Computing
7 19 (8.37%) Azure Active Directory
8 17 (7.49%) Serverless
9 13 (5.73%) OneDrive
10 12 (5.29%) AWS Lambda
11 9 (3.96%) Amazon EKS
12 8 (3.52%) Amazon S3
12 8 (3.52%) IaaS
12 8 (3.52%) PaaS
13 6 (2.64%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 6 (2.64%) AWS CloudFormation
13 6 (2.64%) CloudFront
14 5 (2.20%) AWS CodeDeploy
14 5 (2.20%) AWS CodePipeline
14 5 (2.20%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 79 (34.80%) Firewall
2 38 (16.74%) LAN
3 34 (14.98%) SAN
4 33 (14.54%) WAN
5 20 (8.81%) TCP/IP
6 19 (8.37%) DNS
7 17 (7.49%) Wireless
8 16 (7.05%) DHCP
9 13 (5.73%) VLAN
9 13 (5.73%) VPN
10 12 (5.29%) Wi-Fi
10 12 (5.29%) WLAN
11 10 (4.41%) Skype
12 9 (3.96%) Network Security
13 7 (3.08%) Unified Communications
14 4 (1.76%) Internet
14 4 (1.76%) NAS
14 4 (1.76%) SSL
14 4 (1.76%) VoIP
15 3 (1.32%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (11.45%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.08%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (2.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.76%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (1.32%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2019
7 2 (0.88%) Tableau
7 2 (0.88%) Tableau Server
8 1 (0.44%) MySQL
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 14 (6.17%) JIRA
2 10 (4.41%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.08%) Git (software)
3 7 (3.08%) GitLab
4 5 (2.20%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (0.88%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (0.88%) TeamCity
General
1 56 (24.67%) Social Skills
2 26 (11.45%) Finance
3 23 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (7.93%) Retail
5 11 (4.85%) Public Sector
6 7 (3.08%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.76%) Banking
7 4 (1.76%) Law
7 4 (1.76%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.32%) Organisational Skills
9 2 (0.88%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.44%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 184 (81.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 32 (14.10%) Azure Engineer
3 30 (13.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 29 (12.78%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
5 24 (10.57%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 24 (10.57%) Security Engineer
6 20 (8.81%) Windows Engineer
6 20 (8.81%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
7 18 (7.93%) Server Engineer
8 15 (6.61%) Active Directory Engineer
8 15 (6.61%) Windows Server Engineer
9 14 (6.17%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
9 14 (6.17%) Platform Engineer
10 13 (5.73%) Support Engineer
11 12 (5.29%) Network Engineer
11 12 (5.29%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
11 12 (5.29%) SCCM Engineer
11 12 (5.29%) SCCM Infrastructure Engineer
12 11 (4.85%) Cloud Engineer
12 11 (4.85%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.41%) JSON
2 9 (3.96%) Web Services
3 6 (2.64%) RESTful
4 5 (2.20%) .NET
4 5 (2.20%) YAML
5 2 (0.88%) Middleware
6 1 (0.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.93%) Data Protection Act
2 8 (3.52%) Data Centre
3 7 (3.08%) Management Information System
3 7 (3.08%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (2.64%) Public Cloud
5 5 (2.20%) Cloud Native
5 5 (2.20%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (2.20%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (1.76%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.32%) NHS
8 2 (0.88%) CCTV
8 2 (0.88%) Legacy Applications
8 2 (0.88%) Legacy Systems
8 2 (0.88%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.44%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.44%) Enterprise Cloud
9 1 (0.44%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.44%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.44%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.44%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 158 (69.60%) Windows
2 93 (40.97%) Windows Server
3 37 (16.30%) Linux
4 32 (14.10%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (13.66%) Windows Server 2016
6 30 (13.22%) Windows 10
7 29 (12.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (10.13%) Windows Server 2019
9 8 (3.52%) Mac OS
10 7 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.76%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.88%) Android
13 1 (0.44%) CentOS
13 1 (0.44%) Unix
13 1 (0.44%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (15.42%) DevOps
2 28 (12.33%) ITIL
3 24 (10.57%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (10.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (9.69%) Disaster Recovery
5 21 (9.25%) Data Protection
6 20 (8.81%) Fintech
7 19 (8.37%) Cybersecurity
7 19 (8.37%) Problem-Solving
8 14 (6.17%) Change Management
8 14 (6.17%) Configuration Management
8 14 (6.17%) Migration
8 14 (6.17%) Project Delivery
9 12 (5.29%) Infrastructure as Code
10 11 (4.85%) Capacity Management
10 11 (4.85%) Service Delivery
11 8 (3.52%) High Availability
11 8 (3.52%) Mentoring
11 8 (3.52%) Server Management
11 8 (3.52%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (13.22%) PowerShell
2 27 (11.89%) SQL
3 10 (4.41%) Bash Shell
3 10 (4.41%) Python
4 9 (3.96%) JavaScript
5 5 (2.20%) C
6 3 (1.32%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.88%) Groovy
8 1 (0.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (5.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (3.96%) CCNA
2 9 (3.96%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (3.96%) MCSE
3 2 (0.88%) CCNP
3 2 (0.88%) EMC Certification
3 2 (0.88%) MCSA
3 2 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (0.44%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.44%) Degree
4 1 (0.44%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.44%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (11.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (6.61%) GDPR
3 12 (5.29%) SLA
4 9 (3.96%) Cyber Essentials
5 8 (3.52%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (0.88%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.88%) NCSC
System Software
1 138 (60.79%) Active Directory
2 52 (22.91%) Hyper-V
3 48 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (9.25%) Docker
5 8 (3.52%) Virtual Desktop
6 7 (3.08%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (2.64%) Firmware
7 6 (2.64%) vSphere
8 5 (2.20%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (1.32%) BitLocker
10 2 (0.88%) DFS Replication
10 2 (0.88%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 35 (15.42%) SCCM
2 31 (13.66%) Terraform
3 23 (10.13%) Kubernetes
4 19 (8.37%) Microsoft Intune
5 12 (5.29%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (4.41%) Ansible
7 8 (3.52%) SCOM
7 8 (3.52%) SCVMM
8 7 (3.08%) Puppet
9 5 (2.20%) Jamf Pro
10 2 (0.88%) NetBackup
11 1 (0.44%) Backup Exec
11 1 (0.44%) Failover Clustering
11 1 (0.44%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.44%) Grafana
11 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 1 (0.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 89 (39.21%) Microsoft
2 75 (33.04%) VMware
3 54 (23.79%) Cisco
4 32 (14.10%) Meraki
5 24 (10.57%) Google
6 20 (8.81%) Citrix
7 19 (8.37%) Veeam
8 13 (5.73%) Palo Alto
9 11 (4.85%) Dell
10 8 (3.52%) Dell Compellent
11 7 (3.08%) CommVault
12 6 (2.64%) Red Hat
13 5 (2.20%) DocuSign
13 5 (2.20%) HubSpot
13 5 (2.20%) Splunk
14 4 (1.76%) HP
15 3 (1.32%) Aerohive Networks
15 3 (1.32%) Aruba
15 3 (1.32%) Mitel
15 3 (1.32%) SonicWALL