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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 215 235 320
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +85
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 1646 1540 1148
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.60% 1.40% 0.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% 1.45% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 1421 1347 959
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -

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
99004 106428 116772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.24% 96.46% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 83229 86820 94728
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £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 3 May 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 3 May 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 +22 1523 £42,761 +1.81% 125
London +11 594 £50,000 +5.26% 45
South East +21 368 £41,500 +3.75% 25
Yorkshire +24 128 £41,000 +17.14% 9
Surrey +14 119 £47,500 +5.55% 4
East of England -5 108 £42,500 +3.65% 9
City of London +42 93 £49,000 -2.00% 10
South West +1 93 £40,000 +23.07% 11
West Midlands +25 92 £36,000 +5.88% 11
West Yorkshire +16 83 £38,000 +8.57% 7
Berkshire +29 82 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Hampshire -3 77 £37,750 -5.62% 1
North West -1 70 £37,500 - 7
Leeds 0 69 £38,000 +1.33% 7
East Midlands +47 68 £35,000 - 5
Scotland +31 52 £35,000 -20.45% 7
Hertfordshire +7 48 £44,250 +10.62% 2
Manchester +11 47 £35,500 +9.23% 2
Wales +6 44 £34,000 -8.10% 1
Glasgow +29 41 £35,000 -41.66% 5
South Wales +2 40 £34,000 -8.10% 1
Reading +22 39 £42,500 +21.42% 2
Birmingham +6 38 £38,500 +13.23% 3
Gloucestershire -4 30 £40,000 +33.33% 4
North Yorkshire +13 28 £45,000 +32.35%
Buckinghamshire +9 28 £40,000 - 4
Harrogate +33 26 £45,000 +30.43%
Warwickshire +11 24 £37,000 +42.30%
Guildford +2 23 £48,750 +50.00% 2
Essex -18 23 £45,000 -10.00% 1

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 2431 (76.21%) Windows
2 2023 (63.42%) VMware
3 1777 (55.71%) Windows Server
4 1650 (51.72%) Active Directory
5 1613 (50.56%) Microsoft
6 1238 (38.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1069 (33.51%) Cisco
8 986 (30.91%) Windows Server 2012
9 978 (30.66%) Firewall
10 950 (29.78%) Windows Server 2008
11 884 (27.71%) MS Exchange
12 858 (26.90%) Linux
13 822 (25.77%) SAN
14 807 (25.30%) DNS
15 789 (24.73%) Citrix
16 756 (23.70%) ITIL
17 646 (20.25%) Hyper-V
18 607 (19.03%) SQL Server
19 600 (18.81%) MS Excel
20 563 (17.65%) DHCP
21 510 (15.99%) SQL
22 502 (15.74%) LAN
23 492 (15.42%) WAN
24 483 (15.14%) Microsoft Certification
25 475 (14.89%) Data Centre
26 464 (14.55%) HP
27 456 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
28 449 (14.08%) Cisco Certification
29 443 (13.89%) SCCM
30 418 (13.10%) XenApp

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
1 884 (27.71%) MS Exchange
2 456 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 299 (9.37%) Exchange Server 2013
4 287 (9.00%) IIS
5 238 (7.46%) Skype for Business
6 181 (5.67%) SharePoint
7 129 (4.04%) Exchange Server 2007
8 128 (4.01%) Apache
9 85 (2.66%) Exchange Server 2003
10 64 (2.01%) Tomcat
11 47 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2000
12 38 (1.19%) WebSphere
13 33 (1.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 32 (1.00%) CloudStack
15 29 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
16 28 (0.88%) WebLogic
17 26 (0.82%) nginx
18 22 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
19 21 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
20 15 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 600 (18.81%) MS Excel
2 178 (5.58%) MS Office
3 9 (0.28%) MS Project
4 7 (0.22%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.13%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.094%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.031%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.031%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.031%) Shockwave
7 1 (0.031%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 29 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
3 12 (0.38%) assyst
4 11 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
5 7 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.19%) Bankmaster
6 6 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
7 4 (0.13%) 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
1 378 (11.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 357 (11.19%) Office 365
3 314 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
4 56 (1.76%) IaaS
4 56 (1.76%) SaaS
5 46 (1.44%) PaaS
6 31 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
6 31 (0.97%) Mimecast
7 26 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
8 19 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
9 14 (0.44%) Google Apps
10 12 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 8 (0.25%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 8 (0.25%) Heroku
12 7 (0.22%) Azure Active Directory
12 7 (0.22%) OpenShift
13 6 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
13 6 (0.19%) OneDrive
14 5 (0.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 2 (0.063%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 978 (30.66%) Firewall
2 822 (25.77%) SAN
3 807 (25.30%) DNS
4 563 (17.65%) DHCP
5 502 (15.74%) LAN
6 492 (15.42%) WAN
7 393 (12.32%) TCP/IP
8 335 (10.50%) VPN
9 163 (5.11%) VoIP
10 159 (4.98%) Network Security
11 149 (4.67%) NAS
12 132 (4.14%) VLAN
13 122 (3.82%) NetScaler
14 106 (3.32%) Wireless
15 103 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
15 103 (3.23%) Internet
16 75 (2.35%) MPLS
17 72 (2.26%) iSCSI
18 70 (2.19%) BGP
19 69 (2.16%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 607 (19.03%) SQL Server
2 141 (4.42%) MySQL
3 122 (3.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 85 (2.66%) SQL Server 2012
5 69 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
6 45 (1.41%) Big Data
7 42 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
8 39 (1.22%) Informix
9 35 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
10 28 (0.88%) MongoDB
11 23 (0.72%) DB2
12 19 (0.60%) Oracle Database
13 18 (0.56%) Hadoop
14 16 (0.50%) Apache Cassandra
14 16 (0.50%) NoSQL
15 14 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
16 13 (0.41%) Redis
16 13 (0.41%) Relational Database
17 8 (0.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 7 (0.22%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 54 (1.69%) Git (software)
2 40 (1.25%) Jenkins
3 24 (0.75%) JIRA
4 14 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (0.38%) Introscope
6 11 (0.34%) Visual Studio
7 9 (0.28%) Subversion
8 7 (0.22%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (0.22%) Vagrant
9 6 (0.19%) Ant
9 6 (0.19%) Hudson
9 6 (0.19%) Maven
10 5 (0.16%) JConsole
10 5 (0.16%) Sonatype Nexus
10 5 (0.16%) TeamCity
11 3 (0.094%) MSI
12 2 (0.063%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (0.063%) WinDbg
12 2 (0.063%) Wise Package Studio
13 1 (0.031%) Gitweb
General
1 355 (11.13%) Finance
2 144 (4.51%) Telecoms
3 88 (2.76%) Law
4 76 (2.38%) Banking
5 63 (1.97%) Legal
6 55 (1.72%) Retail
7 43 (1.35%) Back Office
8 36 (1.13%) Advertising
9 32 (1.00%) Games
10 30 (0.94%) Publishing
11 27 (0.85%) Manufacturing
12 20 (0.63%) Financial Institution
12 20 (0.63%) Investment Banking
13 18 (0.56%) Electronics
14 16 (0.50%) Marketing
15 7 (0.22%) Local Government
15 7 (0.22%) Spanish Language
16 4 (0.13%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.13%) Automotive
16 4 (0.13%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 105 (3.29%) Web Services
2 59 (1.85%) .NET
3 56 (1.76%) LAMP
4 38 (1.19%) Middleware
5 16 (0.50%) REST
6 12 (0.38%) MSMQ
7 11 (0.34%) COM
7 11 (0.34%) ELK Stack
7 11 (0.34%) WAP
8 9 (0.28%) IBM Integration Bus
9 8 (0.25%) RabbitMQ
10 7 (0.22%) ActiveMQ
10 7 (0.22%) Java EE
10 7 (0.22%) Oracle Fusion
10 7 (0.22%) XML
11 5 (0.16%) 802.1X
11 5 (0.16%) LEMP Stack
11 5 (0.16%) Software Packaging
12 4 (0.13%) Flash
12 4 (0.13%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 475 (14.89%) Data Centre
2 173 (5.42%) Clustering
3 119 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
4 95 (2.98%) Replication
5 62 (1.94%) Blackberry
6 61 (1.91%) Computer Science
7 52 (1.63%) Management Information System
8 49 (1.54%) Fat Client
8 49 (1.54%) Thin Client
9 46 (1.44%) EqualLogic
10 37 (1.16%) EMC VNX
10 37 (1.16%) PKI
10 37 (1.16%) Private Cloud
11 33 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
12 32 (1.00%) Enterprise Storage
13 30 (0.94%) Client/Server
14 29 (0.91%) Driving Licence
14 29 (0.91%) Visualisation
15 22 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
16 20 (0.63%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2431 (76.21%) Windows
2 1777 (55.71%) Windows Server
3 986 (30.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 950 (29.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 858 (26.90%) Linux
6 367 (11.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 216 (6.77%) Windows 7
8 208 (6.52%) Unix
9 192 (6.02%) Windows 8
10 179 (5.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 142 (4.45%) Windows 10
12 86 (2.70%) CentOS
13 77 (2.41%) Solaris
14 70 (2.19%) Windows XP
15 42 (1.32%) Mac OS X
16 40 (1.25%) Windows 2000 Server
17 39 (1.22%) Ubuntu
18 38 (1.19%) AIX
19 36 (1.13%) Debian
19 36 (1.13%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 756 (23.70%) ITIL
2 215 (6.74%) Disaster Recovery
3 158 (4.95%) Migration
4 156 (4.89%) Load Balancing
5 149 (4.67%) Project Management
6 147 (4.61%) Change Management
7 146 (4.58%) DevOps
8 144 (4.51%) Agile Software Development
9 130 (4.08%) Mentoring
10 100 (3.13%) High Availability
11 97 (3.04%) Capacity Planning
12 94 (2.95%) Configuration Management
13 92 (2.88%) Service Delivery
14 74 (2.32%) Change Control
14 74 (2.32%) Problem Management
15 72 (2.26%) Server Virtualisation
16 71 (2.23%) Network Design
16 71 (2.23%) Open Source
17 66 (2.07%) ITSM
17 66 (2.07%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 510 (15.99%) SQL
2 362 (11.35%) PowerShell
3 248 (7.77%) Python
4 201 (6.30%) Perl
5 192 (6.02%) Bash Shell
6 125 (3.92%) Ruby
7 83 (2.60%) Java
8 63 (1.97%) Shell Script
9 50 (1.57%) C
10 34 (1.07%) VBScript
11 32 (1.00%) VB
12 29 (0.91%) C#
13 28 (0.88%) PHP
14 12 (0.38%) C++
15 11 (0.34%) JavaScript
16 9 (0.28%) R
17 8 (0.25%) T-SQL
18 4 (0.13%) Haskell
19 3 (0.094%) Scala
19 3 (0.094%) sed
Qualifications
1 483 (15.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 449 (14.08%) Cisco Certification
3 364 (11.41%) MCSE
4 363 (11.38%) CCNA
5 267 (8.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 192 (6.02%) MCSA
7 168 (5.27%) Degree
8 155 (4.86%) CCNP
9 152 (4.76%) MCITP
10 145 (4.55%) Security Cleared
11 118 (3.70%) SC Cleared
12 117 (3.67%) MCP
13 83 (2.60%) Citrix Certification
14 74 (2.32%) CCA
15 70 (2.19%) ITIL Certification
16 63 (1.97%) MCTS
17 33 (1.03%) VCP5
18 30 (0.94%) AWS Certification
18 30 (0.94%) CCIE
18 30 (0.94%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 188 (5.89%) SLA
2 90 (2.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 28 (0.88%) PCI DSS
4 16 (0.50%) ISO 9001
5 12 (0.38%) QA
6 8 (0.25%) DICOM
7 7 (0.22%) JSP 440
8 4 (0.13%) RMADS
9 2 (0.063%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 1 (0.031%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.031%) MISRA
System Software
1 1650 (51.72%) Active Directory
2 1238 (38.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 646 (20.25%) Hyper-V
4 418 (13.10%) XenApp
5 395 (12.38%) vSphere
6 187 (5.86%) VMware ESXi
7 154 (4.83%) XenDesktop
8 124 (3.89%) VMware ESX
9 95 (2.98%) Microsoft App-V
10 78 (2.45%) XenServer
11 52 (1.63%) Terminal Services
12 40 (1.25%) Xen
13 39 (1.22%) NFS
14 38 (1.19%) VMware Server
15 29 (0.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 27 (0.85%) vCloud
17 25 (0.78%) Docker
17 25 (0.78%) Firmware
18 20 (0.63%) KVM
18 20 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 443 (13.89%) SCCM
2 332 (10.41%) SCOM
3 153 (4.80%) Puppet
4 130 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
5 124 (3.89%) Nagios
6 115 (3.61%) Backup Exec
7 99 (3.10%) WSUS
8 63 (1.97%) Norton AntiVirus
9 61 (1.91%) McAfee ePO
10 60 (1.88%) NetBackup
11 59 (1.85%) Opsview
12 49 (1.54%) Cacti
13 47 (1.47%) Graphite
14 44 (1.38%) Salt
15 43 (1.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
16 38 (1.19%) Grafana
17 35 (1.10%) FortiGate
18 33 (1.03%) Ansible
19 29 (0.91%) HP SIM
20 28 (0.88%) EdgeSight
Vendors
1 2023 (63.42%) VMware
2 1613 (50.56%) Microsoft
3 1069 (33.51%) Cisco
4 789 (24.73%) Citrix
5 464 (14.55%) HP
6 321 (10.06%) NetApp
7 225 (7.05%) Red Hat
8 213 (6.68%) Dell
9 205 (6.43%) Oracle
10 169 (5.30%) Symantec
11 148 (4.64%) EMC
12 142 (4.45%) IBM
13 125 (3.92%) Veeam
14 114 (3.57%) Juniper
15 105 (3.29%) F5
16 102 (3.20%) Intel Security
17 95 (2.98%) CheckPoint
18 93 (2.92%) SolarWinds
19 80 (2.51%) Avaya
20 77 (2.41%) Apple
London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
onezeero.
Salary: £29000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
AdRoc Group
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Negotiable on skills and experience
Posted: 3 hours ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Chassam Contract
Salary: £30,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Refreshing Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £41400 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
South East London
Omni RMS
Posted: 9 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Harris Global
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 60,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Scope AT Limited
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
First Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Large Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £30 - 35 per year + Car + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
Hainton Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire
IT People First
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago