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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 212 259 283
Rank change year-on-year
+47 +24
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 1570 1317 1289
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.61% 1.22% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 1.27% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1418 1183 1122
Median salary £43,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%

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
94167 103508 112247
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.34% 96.20% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79244 85842 90577
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +47 1449 £43,500 +3.57% 129
London +51 500 £50,000 +5.26% 43
South East +33 400 £45,000 +5.88% 34
Berkshire +80 142 £45,000 +12.50% 9
West Midlands +32 115 £38,725 +10.64% 13
East of England +42 105 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Yorkshire -8 98 £36,000 +2.85% 7
Surrey +32 96 £50,000 +11.11% 13
South West -7 81 £37,500 +7.14% 4
West Yorkshire +3 79 £37,500 +7.14% 6
East Midlands +52 73 £43,500 -3.33% 3
City of London +70 72 £50,000 +5.82% 5
North West +5 68 £35,000 -6.66% 16
Hampshire -1 65 £42,500 - 4
Birmingham +8 59 £33,750 -10.00% 2
Bracknell - 53 £52,500 - 2
Manchester +4 44 £37,500 - 8
Leeds -17 43 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Reading +17 42 £46,500 +32.85% 2
Hertfordshire +16 39 £47,500 +22.58% 2
Scotland +23 38 £35,000 -9.09% 4
Buckinghamshire +37 36 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Milton Keynes +46 34 £40,000 -8.57%
Gloucestershire +13 33 £37,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire +27 31 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Bradford +21 29 £36,000 -16.27% 2
Leicestershire +16 29 £43,500 -3.33% 1
Cambridge +29 28 £37,500 -21.05% 2
Gloucester +15 22 £36,000 +7.46%
South Wales +4 22 £41,750 +14.38%

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 2231 (72.04%) Windows
2 1913 (61.77%) VMware
3 1607 (51.89%) Active Directory
4 1578 (50.95%) Windows Server
5 1535 (49.56%) Microsoft
6 1196 (38.62%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1087 (35.10%) Cisco
8 938 (30.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 907 (29.29%) Firewall
10 859 (27.74%) Windows Server 2008
11 837 (27.03%) MS Exchange
12 812 (26.22%) Linux
13 737 (23.80%) DNS
13 737 (23.80%) Citrix
14 719 (23.22%) ITIL
15 702 (22.67%) SAN
16 688 (22.22%) Hyper-V
17 591 (19.08%) Office 365
18 590 (19.05%) WAN
19 567 (18.31%) LAN
20 563 (18.18%) SQL Server
21 561 (18.11%) DHCP
22 549 (17.73%) Microsoft Certification
23 483 (15.60%) MS Excel
24 474 (15.31%) Microsoft Azure
25 461 (14.89%) Cisco Certification
26 455 (14.69%) vSphere
27 440 (14.21%) PowerShell
28 438 (14.14%) HP
29 429 (13.85%) SQL

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
1 837 (27.03%) MS Exchange
2 362 (11.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 263 (8.49%) IIS
4 258 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 197 (6.36%) SharePoint
6 181 (5.84%) Skype for Business
7 152 (4.91%) Exchange Server 2007
8 103 (3.33%) Apache
9 59 (1.91%) Exchange Server 2003
10 50 (1.61%) Tomcat
11 40 (1.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 34 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
13 30 (0.97%) OpenStack
14 27 (0.87%) IBM Notes
15 26 (0.84%) JBoss
16 23 (0.74%) IBM Domino
17 22 (0.71%) WebSphere
18 20 (0.65%) nginx
19 17 (0.55%) WebLogic
20 16 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 483 (15.60%) MS Excel
2 142 (4.59%) MS Office
3 9 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.26%) MS Project
5 6 (0.19%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.097%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.032%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.032%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (0.58%) assyst
3 15 (0.48%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.097%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.065%) Bankmaster
6 1 (0.032%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.032%) Line 500
6 1 (0.032%) Magento
6 1 (0.032%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 591 (19.08%) Office 365
2 474 (15.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 351 (11.33%) Amazon AWS
4 106 (3.42%) SaaS
5 89 (2.87%) IaaS
6 75 (2.42%) PaaS
7 64 (2.07%) Azure Active Directory
8 33 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
9 27 (0.87%) Mimecast
10 25 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
11 19 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
12 17 (0.55%) OneDrive
13 14 (0.45%) Google Apps
14 12 (0.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 6 (0.19%) Amazon S3
16 5 (0.16%) Route 53
17 4 (0.13%) IBM Cloud
18 3 (0.097%) Amazon CloudWatch
18 3 (0.097%) Amazon Glacier
18 3 (0.097%) Apcera
Communications & Networking
1 907 (29.29%) Firewall
2 737 (23.80%) DNS
3 702 (22.67%) SAN
4 590 (19.05%) WAN
5 567 (18.31%) LAN
6 561 (18.11%) DHCP
7 368 (11.88%) TCP/IP
8 277 (8.94%) VPN
9 155 (5.00%) VoIP
10 148 (4.78%) VLAN
11 142 (4.59%) NAS
12 133 (4.29%) Wireless
13 119 (3.84%) Network Security
14 114 (3.68%) Internet
15 109 (3.52%) NetScaler
16 106 (3.42%) Cisco ASA
17 74 (2.39%) Skype
18 70 (2.26%) MPLS
19 60 (1.94%) HTTP
20 59 (1.91%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 563 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 106 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 82 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 67 (2.16%) MySQL
5 44 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
6 33 (1.07%) Relational Database
7 27 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
8 20 (0.65%) Big Data
8 20 (0.65%) Hadoop
9 19 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
10 18 (0.58%) MongoDB
11 16 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
12 14 (0.45%) DB2
13 12 (0.39%) Oracle Database
14 10 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
14 10 (0.32%) Informix
15 9 (0.29%) MariaDB
16 8 (0.26%) NoSQL
17 7 (0.23%) Data Warehouse
18 5 (0.16%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 56 (1.81%) Git (software)
2 38 (1.23%) Jenkins
3 20 (0.65%) Subversion
4 17 (0.55%) Octopus Deploy
5 16 (0.52%) JIRA
6 13 (0.42%) Introscope
6 13 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (0.42%) TeamCity
7 11 (0.36%) Visual Studio
8 10 (0.32%) Vagrant
9 9 (0.29%) Cucumber
9 9 (0.29%) HP UFT
9 9 (0.29%) Selenium
10 8 (0.26%) MSI
11 7 (0.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 7 (0.23%) Maven
12 6 (0.19%) Visual Studio Code
13 5 (0.16%) Sonatype Nexus
14 4 (0.13%) Hudson
15 2 (0.065%) SonarQube
General
1 380 (12.27%) Finance
2 149 (4.81%) Telecoms
3 96 (3.10%) Retail
4 74 (2.39%) Law
5 62 (2.00%) Legal
6 47 (1.52%) Manufacturing
7 42 (1.36%) Banking
8 40 (1.29%) Publishing
9 33 (1.07%) Games
10 32 (1.03%) Marketing
11 28 (0.90%) Back Office
12 22 (0.71%) Advertising
13 16 (0.52%) Billing
14 15 (0.48%) Investment Banking
15 11 (0.36%) Financial Institution
16 10 (0.32%) Electronics
17 9 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
18 7 (0.23%) Online Betting
18 7 (0.23%) Spanish Language
19 4 (0.13%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (3.00%) Web Services
2 56 (1.81%) .NET
3 24 (0.77%) Middleware
4 18 (0.58%) ASP.NET
5 17 (0.55%) LAMP
6 14 (0.45%) HTML
7 11 (0.36%) XML
8 10 (0.32%) COM
9 9 (0.29%) ELK Stack
10 7 (0.23%) Node.js
10 7 (0.23%) Windows SharePoint Services
11 6 (0.19%) LAPP Stack
12 5 (0.16%) 802.1X
12 5 (0.16%) CSS
12 5 (0.16%) CSS3
12 5 (0.16%) HTML5
12 5 (0.16%) MSMQ
12 5 (0.16%) Silverlight
13 4 (0.13%) REST
13 4 (0.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 379 (12.24%) Data Centre
2 172 (5.55%) Clustering
3 133 (4.29%) Analytical Skills
4 70 (2.26%) Computer Science
4 70 (2.26%) Replication
5 57 (1.84%) Blackberry
6 56 (1.81%) Management Information System
7 50 (1.61%) Driving Licence
7 50 (1.61%) Public Cloud
8 45 (1.45%) Fat Client
8 45 (1.45%) Thin Client
9 44 (1.42%) EMC VNX
10 40 (1.29%) Private Cloud
11 34 (1.10%) EqualLogic
12 31 (1.00%) Enterprise Storage
12 31 (1.00%) PKI
13 28 (0.90%) Hedge funds
13 28 (0.90%) Hybrid Cloud
14 26 (0.84%) Client/Server
14 26 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2231 (72.04%) Windows
2 1578 (50.95%) Windows Server
3 938 (30.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 859 (27.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 812 (26.22%) Linux
6 309 (9.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 278 (8.98%) Windows 7
8 170 (5.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 169 (5.46%) Windows 10
10 167 (5.39%) Unix
11 166 (5.36%) Windows 8
12 106 (3.42%) CentOS
13 54 (1.74%) Solaris
14 53 (1.71%) Ubuntu
15 33 (1.07%) Debian
15 33 (1.07%) Windows XP
16 26 (0.84%) Mac OS X
16 26 (0.84%) Windows 2000 Server
17 24 (0.77%) Oracle Linux
18 20 (0.65%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 719 (23.22%) ITIL
2 261 (8.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 164 (5.30%) Project Management
4 159 (5.13%) DevOps
4 159 (5.13%) Migration
5 149 (4.81%) Change Management
6 136 (4.39%) Mentoring
7 123 (3.97%) Load Balancing
8 109 (3.52%) Agile Software Development
8 109 (3.52%) Infrastructure Management
9 101 (3.26%) Change Control
10 100 (3.23%) High Availability
11 93 (3.00%) Configuration Management
12 92 (2.97%) ITIL V3
13 81 (2.62%) Service Management
14 80 (2.58%) Root Cause Analysis
15 76 (2.45%) Problem Management
16 74 (2.39%) Business Continuity
17 73 (2.36%) Capacity Planning
17 73 (2.36%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 440 (14.21%) PowerShell
2 429 (13.85%) SQL
3 172 (5.55%) Python
4 131 (4.23%) Perl
5 107 (3.45%) Bash Shell
6 72 (2.32%) Java
7 69 (2.23%) Ruby
8 53 (1.71%) C
9 50 (1.61%) VBScript
10 45 (1.45%) PHP
11 36 (1.16%) Shell Script
12 33 (1.07%) C#
12 33 (1.07%) T-SQL
12 33 (1.07%) VB
13 28 (0.90%) JavaScript
14 9 (0.29%) C++
15 6 (0.19%) Go
16 5 (0.16%) Groovy
16 5 (0.16%) R
17 3 (0.097%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 549 (17.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 461 (14.89%) Cisco Certification
3 412 (13.30%) CCNA
4 381 (12.30%) MCSE
5 324 (10.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 216 (6.97%) MCSA
7 185 (5.97%) Security Cleared
8 179 (5.78%) Degree
9 160 (5.17%) SC Cleared
10 159 (5.13%) MCITP
11 136 (4.39%) MCP
12 131 (4.23%) CCNP
13 58 (1.87%) Citrix Certification
14 57 (1.84%) RHCSA
15 51 (1.65%) CCA
16 49 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
17 44 (1.42%) RHCA
18 31 (1.00%) MCTS
19 28 (0.90%) CISSP
20 26 (0.84%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 222 (7.17%) SLA
2 68 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 55 (1.78%) PCI DSS
4 21 (0.68%) QA
5 14 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.19%) DICOM
7 5 (0.16%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 4 (0.13%) ISO 9000
9 2 (0.065%) RMADS
10 1 (0.032%) ISO27002
10 1 (0.032%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1607 (51.89%) Active Directory
2 1196 (38.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 688 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 455 (14.69%) vSphere
5 392 (12.66%) XenApp
6 170 (5.49%) VMware ESXi
7 153 (4.94%) VMware ESX
8 132 (4.26%) XenDesktop
9 91 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
10 85 (2.74%) Virtual Servers
11 59 (1.91%) Firmware
12 49 (1.58%) Virtual Desktop
13 45 (1.45%) XenServer
14 38 (1.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 37 (1.19%) Microsoft App-V
16 33 (1.07%) VMware Server
17 30 (0.97%) NFS
18 28 (0.90%) BitLocker
19 25 (0.81%) Terminal Services
20 23 (0.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 419 (13.53%) SCCM
2 311 (10.04%) SCOM
3 204 (6.59%) Puppet
4 147 (4.75%) Opscode Chef
5 99 (3.20%) WSUS
6 85 (2.74%) Nagios
7 83 (2.68%) Backup Exec
8 65 (2.10%) Norton AntiVirus
9 60 (1.94%) Microsoft Clustering
10 58 (1.87%) NetBackup
11 54 (1.74%) SCVMM
12 53 (1.71%) Ansible
12 53 (1.71%) McAfee ePO
13 47 (1.52%) Failover Clustering
14 40 (1.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
15 28 (0.90%) Microsoft Intune
16 26 (0.84%) Cisco UCCX
16 26 (0.84%) Salt
17 23 (0.74%) vRealize
18 21 (0.68%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 1913 (61.77%) VMware
2 1535 (49.56%) Microsoft
3 1087 (35.10%) Cisco
4 737 (23.80%) Citrix
5 438 (14.14%) HP
6 291 (9.40%) NetApp
7 217 (7.01%) Red Hat
8 168 (5.42%) Dell
9 165 (5.33%) Oracle
10 151 (4.88%) Symantec
11 144 (4.65%) EMC
12 138 (4.46%) Veeam
13 122 (3.94%) IBM
14 100 (3.23%) CheckPoint
15 91 (2.94%) SolarWinds
16 85 (2.74%) Juniper
17 74 (2.39%) Intel Security
18 68 (2.20%) 3PAR
19 59 (1.91%) Avaya
20 54 (1.74%) Apple
Farnham, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 hours ago
Darlington, County Durham
2i Resourcing
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare, career progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension, 25 days hol, Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £38500 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £38,500 per annum + excellent training opportunities
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Leidos
Posted: 4 days ago
Witham, Essex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Recommend Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum 10 % bonus, healthcare, pension, lif
Posted: 4 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheddar, Somerset
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits + training
Posted: 6 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £34,000 to £38,000 per annum plus excellent additional benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £38-65000 + £Car+MS Training/Pension/Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £38-65,000 + £Car+MS Training/Pension/Medical
Posted: 3 days ago
Loanhead, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £35k + £Bonus + MS Training !
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: 12 Month Fixed Term
Posted: 5 days ago