The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 220 233 285
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +52
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 1515 1510 1318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.56% 1.36% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 1.41% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1329 1327 1150
Median salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
93561 106940 116399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.39% 96.49% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 78889 88177 95218
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 within the UK.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +13 1396 £44,000 +7.31% 140
London +51 582 £47,500 -5.00% 42
South East +7 307 £43,500 +6.09% 31
East of England +29 104 £42,500 +13.33% 10
Berkshire +52 99 £44,500 +27.14% 7
Yorkshire +13 96 £37,500 +7.14% 13
West Midlands +12 96 £40,000 +18.51% 15
City of London +63 91 £50,000 +1.01% 9
North West -5 76 £37,500 - 10
South West -45 72 £40,000 +23.07% 13
West Yorkshire +1 68 £37,500 +7.14% 7
Hampshire -4 68 £40,000 -9.09% 7
Surrey +7 67 £47,500 +11.76% 12
Birmingham +28 60 £42,500 +21.42% 8
East Midlands +41 55 £37,500 +11.11% 4
Manchester +10 50 £35,500 -5.33% 8
Leeds -6 49 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Scotland +6 43 £34,000 -32.00% 6
Wales +3 38 £36,000 - 6
Hertfordshire +6 36 £43,750 +25.00% 3
South Wales +4 33 £36,000 -0.68% 6
Bracknell - 33 £52,500 - 1
Reading +14 32 £42,500 +32.81% 1
Gloucestershire +7 29 £40,000 +18.51% 6
Lincolnshire +13 27 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Buckinghamshire +44 25 £41,500 -1.19% 1
Basingstoke +7 24 £41,000 -10.38% 4
Cardiff +6 23 £35,000 -5.40% 6
Edinburgh +16 21 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Cambridgeshire +10 21 £38,750 +29.16% 2

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, Infrastructure Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 2379 (74.53%) Windows
2 1992 (62.41%) VMware
3 1736 (54.39%) Windows Server
4 1680 (52.63%) Active Directory
5 1603 (50.22%) Microsoft
6 1201 (37.63%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1071 (33.55%) Cisco
8 1000 (31.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 956 (29.95%) Firewall
10 932 (29.20%) Windows Server 2008
11 875 (27.41%) MS Exchange
12 856 (26.82%) Linux
13 798 (25.00%) Citrix
14 796 (24.94%) DNS
15 783 (24.53%) SAN
16 755 (23.65%) ITIL
17 669 (20.96%) Hyper-V
18 599 (18.77%) SQL Server
19 575 (18.01%) DHCP
20 526 (16.48%) MS Excel
21 525 (16.45%) Microsoft Certification
22 517 (16.20%) SQL
23 515 (16.13%) LAN
24 510 (15.98%) WAN
25 492 (15.41%) Office 365
26 452 (14.16%) SCCM
27 442 (13.85%) XenApp
28 441 (13.82%) HP
29 438 (13.72%) vSphere
30 428 (13.41%) Microsoft Azure

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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
1 875 (27.41%) MS Exchange
2 424 (13.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 298 (9.34%) Exchange Server 2013
4 295 (9.24%) IIS
5 231 (7.24%) Skype for Business
6 202 (6.33%) SharePoint
7 137 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2007
8 129 (4.04%) Apache
9 76 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
10 63 (1.97%) Tomcat
11 39 (1.22%) WebSphere
12 36 (1.13%) SharePoint 2013
13 35 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2000
14 28 (0.88%) WebLogic
15 26 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 26 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
16 21 (0.66%) CloudStack
16 21 (0.66%) IBM Notes
17 20 (0.63%) IBM Domino
17 20 (0.63%) JBoss
Applications
1 526 (16.48%) MS Excel
2 190 (5.95%) MS Office
3 8 (0.25%) MS Project
3 8 (0.25%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.094%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.031%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.031%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.031%) Shockwave
Business Applications
1 27 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.50%) assyst
3 15 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
4 13 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
5 7 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.19%) Bankmaster
6 6 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.063%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.031%) Line 500
8 1 (0.031%) Magento
8 1 (0.031%) Sage 1000
8 1 (0.031%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 492 (15.41%) Office 365
2 428 (13.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 330 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
4 81 (2.54%) SaaS
5 58 (1.82%) PaaS
6 57 (1.79%) IaaS
7 39 (1.22%) Azure Active Directory
8 30 (0.94%) Mimecast
9 29 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
10 21 (0.66%) AWS CloudFormation
11 15 (0.47%) Google Apps
12 13 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
12 13 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
12 13 (0.41%) OneDrive
13 12 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 7 (0.22%) OpenShift
15 4 (0.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
15 4 (0.13%) Heroku
16 3 (0.094%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 2 (0.063%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 956 (29.95%) Firewall
2 796 (24.94%) DNS
3 783 (24.53%) SAN
4 575 (18.01%) DHCP
5 515 (16.13%) LAN
6 510 (15.98%) WAN
7 373 (11.69%) TCP/IP
8 335 (10.49%) VPN
9 150 (4.70%) NAS
10 149 (4.67%) VoIP
11 128 (4.01%) VLAN
12 123 (3.85%) NetScaler
13 121 (3.79%) Network Security
14 113 (3.54%) Cisco ASA
15 106 (3.32%) Wireless
16 101 (3.16%) Internet
17 74 (2.32%) Skype
18 68 (2.13%) MPLS
19 66 (2.07%) Wi-Fi
20 65 (2.04%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 599 (18.77%) SQL Server
2 121 (3.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 101 (3.16%) MySQL
4 83 (2.60%) SQL Server 2012
5 59 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
6 30 (0.94%) PostgreSQL
7 28 (0.88%) SQL Server 2014
8 24 (0.75%) Big Data
9 23 (0.72%) Oracle Database
10 21 (0.66%) DB2
10 21 (0.66%) Informix
11 20 (0.63%) Hadoop
11 20 (0.63%) MongoDB
12 18 (0.56%) Relational Database
13 16 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
14 10 (0.31%) Amazon RDS
14 10 (0.31%) NoSQL
15 7 (0.22%) Apache Cassandra
15 7 (0.22%) Redis
16 6 (0.19%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 55 (1.72%) Git (software)
2 42 (1.32%) Jenkins
3 26 (0.81%) JIRA
4 17 (0.53%) Introscope
5 15 (0.47%) Subversion
6 14 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 12 (0.38%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (0.22%) MSI
8 7 (0.22%) TeamCity
9 6 (0.19%) Hudson
10 5 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (0.16%) Visual Studio
11 4 (0.13%) Sonatype Nexus
11 4 (0.13%) Vagrant
12 3 (0.094%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.094%) HP UFT
12 3 (0.094%) Selenium
13 2 (0.063%) Ant
13 2 (0.063%) Maven
14 1 (0.031%) CruiseControl
General
1 360 (11.28%) Finance
2 145 (4.54%) Telecoms
3 94 (2.94%) Law
4 84 (2.63%) Retail
5 68 (2.13%) Banking
6 66 (2.07%) Legal
7 41 (1.28%) Publishing
8 37 (1.16%) Back Office
8 37 (1.16%) Manufacturing
9 35 (1.10%) Games
10 27 (0.85%) Advertising
11 19 (0.60%) Marketing
12 17 (0.53%) Financial Institution
13 16 (0.50%) Electronics
14 15 (0.47%) Investment Banking
15 6 (0.19%) Billing
16 5 (0.16%) Automotive
16 5 (0.16%) Local Government
16 5 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (3.29%) Web Services
2 61 (1.91%) .NET
3 44 (1.38%) Middleware
4 36 (1.13%) LAMP
5 12 (0.38%) COM
6 11 (0.34%) ASP.NET
6 11 (0.34%) ELK Stack
6 11 (0.34%) MSMQ
7 9 (0.28%) IBM Integration Bus
8 7 (0.22%) HTML
8 7 (0.22%) Oracle Fusion
8 7 (0.22%) REST
8 7 (0.22%) XML
9 6 (0.19%) 802.1X
9 6 (0.19%) Java EE
10 5 (0.16%) Silverlight
11 4 (0.13%) LAPP Stack
11 4 (0.13%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (0.13%) Software Packaging
11 4 (0.13%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 387 (12.12%) Data Centre
2 163 (5.11%) Clustering
3 123 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 93 (2.91%) Replication
5 76 (2.38%) Computer Science
6 58 (1.82%) Blackberry
7 50 (1.57%) Fat Client
7 50 (1.57%) Thin Client
8 46 (1.44%) EMC VNX
9 42 (1.32%) Management Information System
10 37 (1.16%) EqualLogic
10 37 (1.16%) Private Cloud
11 33 (1.03%) PKI
12 32 (1.00%) Driving Licence
13 31 (0.97%) Visualisation
14 28 (0.88%) Client/Server
15 26 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
16 25 (0.78%) Virtual Team
17 24 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
18 23 (0.72%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2379 (74.53%) Windows
2 1736 (54.39%) Windows Server
3 1000 (31.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 932 (29.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 856 (26.82%) Linux
6 359 (11.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 266 (8.33%) Windows 7
8 200 (6.27%) Unix
9 198 (6.20%) Windows 8
10 190 (5.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 180 (5.64%) Windows 10
12 96 (3.01%) CentOS
13 70 (2.19%) Solaris
14 57 (1.79%) Windows XP
15 45 (1.41%) Ubuntu
16 39 (1.22%) Oracle Linux
17 37 (1.16%) AIX
18 36 (1.13%) Mac OS X
19 34 (1.07%) Debian
20 33 (1.03%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 755 (23.65%) ITIL
2 240 (7.52%) Disaster Recovery
3 170 (5.33%) Change Management
4 168 (5.26%) Migration
5 161 (5.04%) Project Management
6 138 (4.32%) DevOps
6 138 (4.32%) Mentoring
7 130 (4.07%) Load Balancing
8 124 (3.88%) Agile Software Development
9 106 (3.32%) High Availability
10 103 (3.23%) Configuration Management
11 95 (2.98%) Service Delivery
12 90 (2.82%) Change Control
13 87 (2.73%) Infrastructure Management
14 85 (2.66%) Capacity Planning
15 82 (2.57%) ITIL V3
16 73 (2.29%) Problem Management
17 70 (2.19%) Service Management
18 69 (2.16%) Server Virtualisation
19 66 (2.07%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 517 (16.20%) SQL
2 403 (12.63%) PowerShell
3 203 (6.36%) Python
4 176 (5.51%) Perl
5 137 (4.29%) Bash Shell
6 90 (2.82%) Ruby
7 78 (2.44%) Java
8 61 (1.91%) Shell Script
9 54 (1.69%) C
10 43 (1.35%) PHP
11 41 (1.28%) VBScript
12 35 (1.10%) C#
13 30 (0.94%) VB
14 21 (0.66%) JavaScript
15 14 (0.44%) C++
15 14 (0.44%) T-SQL
16 8 (0.25%) R
17 3 (0.094%) Bourne shell
17 3 (0.094%) Korn
17 3 (0.094%) sed
Qualifications
1 525 (16.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 420 (13.16%) Cisco Certification
3 391 (12.25%) MCSE
4 351 (11.00%) CCNA
5 297 (9.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 211 (6.61%) MCSA
7 170 (5.33%) Degree
8 165 (5.17%) MCITP
9 155 (4.86%) Security Cleared
10 135 (4.23%) MCP
11 134 (4.20%) SC Cleared
12 121 (3.79%) CCNP
13 80 (2.51%) Citrix Certification
14 72 (2.26%) CCA
15 67 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
16 49 (1.54%) MCTS
17 46 (1.44%) RHCSA
18 33 (1.03%) RHCE
19 25 (0.78%) CISSP
20 24 (0.75%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 217 (6.80%) SLA
2 76 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (1.00%) PCI DSS
4 16 (0.50%) QA
5 11 (0.34%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.22%) DICOM
6 7 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 4 (0.13%) RMADS
8 3 (0.094%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.031%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.031%) ISO27002
9 1 (0.031%) MISRA
System Software
1 1680 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 1201 (37.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 669 (20.96%) Hyper-V
4 442 (13.85%) XenApp
5 438 (13.72%) vSphere
6 182 (5.70%) VMware ESXi
7 153 (4.79%) XenDesktop
8 120 (3.76%) VMware ESX
9 114 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
10 82 (2.57%) Microsoft App-V
11 73 (2.29%) XenServer
12 61 (1.91%) Virtual Servers
13 48 (1.50%) Terminal Services
14 37 (1.16%) Firmware
14 37 (1.16%) NFS
14 37 (1.16%) Virtual Desktop
15 34 (1.07%) VMware Server
16 30 (0.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 23 (0.72%) Forefront TMG
17 23 (0.72%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 452 (14.16%) SCCM
2 337 (10.56%) SCOM
3 172 (5.39%) Puppet
4 121 (3.79%) Opscode Chef
5 110 (3.45%) WSUS
6 103 (3.23%) Backup Exec
7 99 (3.10%) Nagios
8 75 (2.35%) Norton AntiVirus
9 66 (2.07%) Microsoft Clustering
10 64 (2.01%) McAfee ePO
11 55 (1.72%) NetBackup
12 42 (1.32%) Failover Clustering
12 42 (1.32%) Opsview
13 40 (1.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 36 (1.13%) Ansible
14 36 (1.13%) SCVMM
15 34 (1.07%) Cacti
16 29 (0.91%) Salt
17 28 (0.88%) FortiGate
17 28 (0.88%) Graphite
Vendors
1 1992 (62.41%) VMware
2 1603 (50.22%) Microsoft
3 1071 (33.55%) Cisco
4 798 (25.00%) Citrix
5 441 (13.82%) HP
6 270 (8.46%) NetApp
7 236 (7.39%) Red Hat
8 202 (6.33%) Oracle
9 198 (6.20%) Dell
10 165 (5.17%) Symantec
11 143 (4.48%) EMC
12 142 (4.45%) IBM
13 137 (4.29%) Veeam
14 109 (3.41%) Intel Security
15 89 (2.79%) CheckPoint
15 89 (2.79%) Juniper
16 73 (2.29%) SolarWinds
17 68 (2.13%) 3PAR
18 67 (2.10%) Apple
19 65 (2.04%) F5
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare + Progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FPSG Connect
Posted: 2 days ago
Weybridge, Surrey
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Car allowance, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 + oncall
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
CHM Recruit
Salary: £26,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension,Allowance,25 Days Holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
H&R Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £40000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Horsham, West Sussex
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £38-65000 + £Car+MS Training/Pension/Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £38-65,000 + £Car+MS Training/Pension/Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Quarterly Bonus, Pension etc...
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £48000 - £52000 Per Annum package, plus comprehensive benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: £50,000 per annum + Benefits + On Call Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum + Bonus (averaged 50% last year)
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
set2recruit
Salary: From £25,000 to £31,000 per annum + benefits + training
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Venturi
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago