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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 212 236 297
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +61
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 1554 1508 1250
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.56% 1.40% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 1.45% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1348 1335 1067
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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
95982 104272 114131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.29% 96.47% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 80766 85499 93521
Median salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 28 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 28 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 +19 1437 £44,000 +6.02% 128
London +37 587 £47,500 - 44
South East +10 318 £42,500 +6.25% 23
East of England +29 114 £42,500 +10.38% 6
Yorkshire +8 111 £38,250 +9.28% 15
West Midlands +27 99 £37,500 +10.70% 8
Surrey -8 87 £48,750 +8.33% 5
City of London +33 83 £50,000 +10.49% 13
Berkshire +29 80 £42,500 +21.42% 7
West Yorkshire -5 77 £37,500 +7.14% 12
South West -31 77 £40,000 +23.07% 16
Hampshire +4 72 £38,000 -12.64% 4
North West -16 68 £37,500 - 6
Leeds -16 60 £37,500 +7.14% 10
East Midlands +35 58 £35,000 +2.94% 6
Birmingham +18 49 £42,500 +25.00% 3
Scotland +4 43 £35,000 -30.00% 3
Manchester -7 43 £35,500 -5.33% 5
Hertfordshire +5 42 £45,000 +14.64% 3
Wales +4 42 £35,000 -3.44% 4
South Wales -4 35 £35,000 -4.10% 4
Reading +9 32 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Essex +6 29 £44,000 +5.38%
Buckinghamshire +26 26 £41,500 +3.75% 3
Gloucestershire -2 26 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Glasgow -6 26 £35,000 -41.66% 3
Warwickshire +13 22 £36,500 +40.38% 1
Cardiff -2 22 £35,000 -4.10% 3
Derbyshire +13 20 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Cambridgeshire -4 20 £33,000 +10.00% 1

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 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 2387 (75.18%) Windows
2 1991 (62.71%) VMware
3 1746 (54.99%) Windows Server
4 1630 (51.34%) Active Directory
5 1606 (50.58%) Microsoft
6 1219 (38.39%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1048 (33.01%) Cisco
8 968 (30.49%) Windows Server 2012
9 950 (29.92%) Firewall
10 912 (28.72%) Windows Server 2008
11 863 (27.18%) Linux
12 862 (27.15%) MS Exchange
13 809 (25.48%) SAN
14 799 (25.17%) DNS
15 783 (24.66%) Citrix
16 748 (23.56%) ITIL
17 645 (20.31%) Hyper-V
18 591 (18.61%) SQL Server
19 559 (17.61%) DHCP
20 554 (17.45%) MS Excel
21 519 (16.35%) SQL
22 492 (15.50%) Microsoft Certification
23 490 (15.43%) LAN
24 480 (15.12%) WAN
25 459 (14.46%) HP
26 458 (14.43%) SCCM
27 435 (13.70%) XenApp
28 432 (13.61%) Exchange Server 2010
29 427 (13.45%) Data Centre
30 417 (13.13%) Office 365

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
1 862 (27.15%) MS Exchange
2 432 (13.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 296 (9.32%) Exchange Server 2013
4 291 (9.17%) IIS
5 239 (7.53%) Skype for Business
6 186 (5.86%) SharePoint
7 141 (4.44%) Apache
8 120 (3.78%) Exchange Server 2007
9 75 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2003
10 71 (2.24%) Tomcat
11 44 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2000
11 44 (1.39%) WebSphere
12 33 (1.04%) SharePoint 2013
13 32 (1.01%) WebLogic
14 29 (0.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 29 (0.91%) CloudStack
15 26 (0.82%) WebSphere Application Server
16 21 (0.66%) Elasticsearch
16 21 (0.66%) nginx
17 18 (0.57%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 554 (17.45%) MS Excel
2 189 (5.95%) MS Office
3 7 (0.22%) MS Project
3 7 (0.22%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.094%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.031%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.031%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.031%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.031%) Shockwave
5 1 (0.031%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 28 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
3 13 (0.41%) assyst
4 10 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
5 8 (0.25%) 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
1 417 (13.13%) Office 365
2 404 (12.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 327 (10.30%) Amazon AWS
4 74 (2.33%) SaaS
5 60 (1.89%) IaaS
6 52 (1.64%) PaaS
7 30 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
7 30 (0.94%) Mimecast
8 24 (0.76%) AWS CloudFormation
9 23 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
10 17 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
11 15 (0.47%) Google Apps
12 12 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 9 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
13 9 (0.28%) OneDrive
14 7 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 7 (0.22%) Heroku
14 7 (0.22%) OpenShift
15 4 (0.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 2 (0.063%) Amazon Glacier
Communications & Networking
1 950 (29.92%) Firewall
2 809 (25.48%) SAN
3 799 (25.17%) DNS
4 559 (17.61%) DHCP
5 490 (15.43%) LAN
6 480 (15.12%) WAN
7 377 (11.87%) TCP/IP
8 325 (10.24%) VPN
9 153 (4.82%) VoIP
10 149 (4.69%) NAS
11 132 (4.16%) Network Security
12 127 (4.00%) VLAN
13 118 (3.72%) NetScaler
14 104 (3.28%) Internet
15 101 (3.18%) Cisco ASA
16 100 (3.15%) Wireless
17 68 (2.14%) iSCSI
17 68 (2.14%) MPLS
18 65 (2.05%) Wi-Fi
19 64 (2.02%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 591 (18.61%) SQL Server
2 129 (4.06%) MySQL
3 119 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 83 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
5 63 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
6 39 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
7 33 (1.04%) SQL Server 2014
8 30 (0.94%) Big Data
8 30 (0.94%) Informix
8 30 (0.94%) MongoDB
9 25 (0.79%) DB2
10 22 (0.69%) Hadoop
10 22 (0.69%) Oracle Database
11 18 (0.57%) Relational Database
12 16 (0.50%) SQL Server 2000
13 15 (0.47%) NoSQL
14 11 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
15 10 (0.31%) Redis
16 8 (0.25%) Amazon RDS
16 8 (0.25%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 59 (1.86%) Git (software)
2 47 (1.48%) Jenkins
3 26 (0.82%) JIRA
4 17 (0.54%) Introscope
5 15 (0.47%) Subversion
6 14 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (0.25%) Octopus Deploy
7 8 (0.25%) Visual Studio
8 7 (0.22%) Hudson
8 7 (0.22%) MSI
9 6 (0.19%) TeamCity
10 5 (0.16%) Ant
10 5 (0.16%) Maven
10 5 (0.16%) Vagrant
11 4 (0.13%) Sonatype Nexus
12 3 (0.094%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 2 (0.063%) WinDbg
13 2 (0.063%) Wise Package Studio
14 1 (0.031%) CruiseControl
14 1 (0.031%) Gerrit
General
1 352 (11.09%) Finance
2 154 (4.85%) Telecoms
3 96 (3.02%) Law
4 71 (2.24%) Banking
5 66 (2.08%) Legal
6 61 (1.92%) Retail
7 38 (1.20%) Back Office
8 36 (1.13%) Publishing
9 33 (1.04%) Games
10 31 (0.98%) Manufacturing
11 28 (0.88%) Advertising
12 19 (0.60%) Electronics
12 19 (0.60%) Financial Institution
13 18 (0.57%) Investment Banking
13 18 (0.57%) Marketing
14 6 (0.19%) Local Government
14 6 (0.19%) Spanish Language
15 4 (0.13%) Aerospace
15 4 (0.13%) Automotive
15 4 (0.13%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (3.40%) Web Services
2 63 (1.98%) .NET
3 50 (1.57%) LAMP
4 45 (1.42%) Middleware
5 13 (0.41%) MSMQ
5 13 (0.41%) REST
6 12 (0.38%) COM
7 11 (0.35%) ELK Stack
8 9 (0.28%) IBM Integration Bus
9 8 (0.25%) RabbitMQ
10 7 (0.22%) Oracle Fusion
10 7 (0.22%) WAP
10 7 (0.22%) XML
11 6 (0.19%) ActiveMQ
11 6 (0.19%) ASP.NET
11 6 (0.19%) Java EE
12 5 (0.16%) HTML
12 5 (0.16%) LEMP Stack
12 5 (0.16%) Silverlight
12 5 (0.16%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 427 (13.45%) Data Centre
2 167 (5.26%) Clustering
3 118 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
4 93 (2.93%) Replication
5 68 (2.14%) Computer Science
6 59 (1.86%) Blackberry
7 50 (1.57%) Fat Client
7 50 (1.57%) Thin Client
8 45 (1.42%) Management Information System
9 40 (1.26%) EMC VNX
10 37 (1.17%) EqualLogic
11 35 (1.10%) PKI
11 35 (1.10%) Private Cloud
12 32 (1.01%) Driving Licence
12 32 (1.01%) Visualisation
13 28 (0.88%) Client/Server
14 27 (0.85%) Enterprise Storage
15 25 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
16 24 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
17 21 (0.66%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2387 (75.18%) Windows
2 1746 (54.99%) Windows Server
3 968 (30.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 912 (28.72%) Windows Server 2008
5 863 (27.18%) Linux
6 358 (11.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 239 (7.53%) Windows 7
8 203 (6.39%) Unix
9 196 (6.17%) Windows 8
10 190 (5.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 167 (5.26%) Windows 10
12 98 (3.09%) CentOS
13 72 (2.27%) Solaris
14 62 (1.95%) Windows XP
15 45 (1.42%) Ubuntu
16 39 (1.23%) Mac OS X
17 38 (1.20%) Oracle Linux
17 38 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
18 37 (1.17%) AIX
18 37 (1.17%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 748 (23.56%) ITIL
2 210 (6.61%) Disaster Recovery
3 164 (5.17%) Change Management
4 163 (5.13%) Project Management
5 161 (5.07%) Migration
6 146 (4.60%) Agile Software Development
7 145 (4.57%) DevOps
8 144 (4.54%) Load Balancing
9 134 (4.22%) Mentoring
10 105 (3.31%) High Availability
11 99 (3.12%) Configuration Management
12 93 (2.93%) Capacity Planning
13 91 (2.87%) Service Delivery
14 83 (2.61%) Change Control
15 77 (2.43%) Infrastructure Management
16 73 (2.30%) Problem Management
17 72 (2.27%) ITIL V3
18 71 (2.24%) Server Virtualisation
19 70 (2.20%) Service Management
20 69 (2.17%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 519 (16.35%) SQL
2 392 (12.35%) PowerShell
3 232 (7.31%) Python
4 196 (6.17%) Perl
5 172 (5.42%) Bash Shell
6 107 (3.37%) Ruby
7 82 (2.58%) Java
8 68 (2.14%) Shell Script
9 53 (1.67%) C
10 41 (1.29%) VBScript
11 39 (1.23%) PHP
12 34 (1.07%) C#
13 32 (1.01%) VB
14 18 (0.57%) JavaScript
15 15 (0.47%) C++
16 10 (0.31%) R
17 8 (0.25%) T-SQL
18 3 (0.094%) AWK
18 3 (0.094%) Bourne shell
18 3 (0.094%) sed
Qualifications
1 492 (15.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 410 (12.91%) Cisco Certification
3 375 (11.81%) MCSE
4 332 (10.46%) CCNA
5 270 (8.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 193 (6.08%) MCSA
7 170 (5.35%) Degree
8 162 (5.10%) MCITP
9 149 (4.69%) Security Cleared
10 134 (4.22%) CCNP
11 129 (4.06%) MCP
12 125 (3.94%) SC Cleared
13 80 (2.52%) Citrix Certification
14 71 (2.24%) CCA
15 69 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
16 61 (1.92%) MCTS
17 35 (1.10%) RHCSA
18 32 (1.01%) RHCE
19 29 (0.91%) AWS Certification
20 26 (0.82%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 191 (6.02%) SLA
2 87 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 31 (0.98%) PCI DSS
4 15 (0.47%) ISO 9001
5 12 (0.38%) QA
6 8 (0.25%) DICOM
7 5 (0.16%) JSP 440
8 4 (0.13%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 4 (0.13%) RMADS
9 3 (0.094%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.031%) HMG Security Policy Framework
10 1 (0.031%) MISRA
System Software
1 1630 (51.34%) Active Directory
2 1219 (38.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 645 (20.31%) Hyper-V
4 435 (13.70%) XenApp
5 395 (12.44%) vSphere
6 184 (5.80%) VMware ESXi
7 146 (4.60%) XenDesktop
8 118 (3.72%) VMware ESX
9 88 (2.77%) Microsoft App-V
10 80 (2.52%) XenServer
11 47 (1.48%) Terminal Services
12 40 (1.26%) NFS
13 34 (1.07%) VMware Server
14 31 (0.98%) Firmware
15 28 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 27 (0.85%) Docker
17 24 (0.76%) VMware Workstation
18 23 (0.72%) Xen
19 21 (0.66%) vCloud
20 19 (0.60%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 458 (14.43%) SCCM
2 352 (11.09%) SCOM
3 170 (5.35%) Puppet
4 130 (4.09%) Opscode Chef
5 120 (3.78%) Nagios
6 112 (3.53%) Backup Exec
7 106 (3.34%) WSUS
8 69 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
9 63 (1.98%) McAfee ePO
10 60 (1.89%) NetBackup
11 53 (1.67%) Opsview
12 42 (1.32%) Cacti
13 41 (1.29%) Ansible
14 40 (1.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
15 39 (1.23%) Graphite
16 35 (1.10%) Salt
17 33 (1.04%) FortiGate
18 30 (0.94%) Grafana
18 30 (0.94%) SCVMM
19 29 (0.91%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 1991 (62.71%) VMware
2 1606 (50.58%) Microsoft
3 1048 (33.01%) Cisco
4 783 (24.66%) Citrix
5 459 (14.46%) HP
6 284 (8.94%) NetApp
7 238 (7.50%) Red Hat
8 209 (6.58%) Oracle
9 201 (6.33%) Dell
10 170 (5.35%) Symantec
11 141 (4.44%) EMC
12 140 (4.41%) IBM
13 130 (4.09%) Veeam
14 108 (3.40%) Intel Security
15 98 (3.09%) Juniper
16 90 (2.83%) SolarWinds
17 83 (2.61%) CheckPoint
18 81 (2.55%) F5
19 73 (2.30%) Avaya
20 71 (2.24%) Apple
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000.00 - £36000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£40K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
CHM Recruit
Salary: £26,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
H&R Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Holidays
Posted: Yesterday
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harris Global
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 28-35k
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum This is a starting salary and will go up after
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Cyber Team
Salary: From £45,000 to £45,000 per annum Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Yorkshire Water
Salary: up to £45,000 depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Freshfields
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + car + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Harris Global
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Robert Half
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Washington, Tyne and Wear
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare + Progression
Posted: 4 days ago