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 24 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
UK
Rank 223 225 241
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 1287 1483 1395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.53% 1.50% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 1.55% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1100 1314 1224
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,448 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,750 £38,400
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +3.51%

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
81056 95508 100334
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.41% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67357 80149 83348
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 24 January 2017 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 24 January 2017. 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 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 +1 1189 £42,500 - 156
London -6 405 £50,000 - 53
South East +58 326 £42,500 - 41
Surrey +57 93 £47,500 +5.55% 8
East of England +1 91 £37,500 -6.25% 7
North West -28 90 £38,500 +7.69% 17
Yorkshire -24 85 £37,500 -11.76% 18
Berkshire +42 84 £45,000 +18.42% 15
West Yorkshire -12 75 £38,500 -8.33% 12
City of London +28 72 £47,500 +5.55% 11
West Midlands -13 65 £42,000 +12.75% 5
South West -22 64 £35,000 +2.18% 9
Leeds -7 59 £38,500 -6.09% 8
Manchester -9 59 £37,500 - 9
East Midlands -2 48 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Scotland +36 47 £42,500 +17.24% 2
Hampshire -32 44 £39,250 +4.66% 3
Gloucestershire +5 35 £30,000 -11.76% 4
Reading +22 33 £50,000 +33.33% 7
Buckinghamshire +36 31 £40,000 -5.88% 5
Milton Keynes +43 29 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Cambridgeshire +11 29 £38,750 -8.82% 2
Hertfordshire 0 29 £39,000 -8.23% 3
Gloucester +9 27 £30,000 -17.80% 3
Oxfordshire +41 24 £35,000 -9.67% 5
Glasgow +20 24 £49,000 +24.84% 1
Kent +15 24 £42,500 - 4
Birmingham -27 24 £43,750 +16.66% 1
Edinburgh +20 23 £37,500 +15.38%
Woking +17 18 £46,250 +15.62%

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, 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 1935 (70.31%) Windows
2 1602 (58.21%) VMware
3 1426 (51.82%) Active Directory
4 1307 (47.49%) Windows Server
5 1251 (45.46%) Microsoft
6 1020 (37.06%) VMware Infrastructure
7 831 (30.20%) Cisco
8 750 (27.25%) Firewall
9 741 (26.93%) Linux
10 703 (25.55%) MS Exchange
11 684 (24.85%) Windows Server 2012
12 648 (23.55%) ITIL
13 620 (22.53%) Windows Server 2008
14 614 (22.31%) Hyper-V
15 578 (21.00%) SAN
16 576 (20.93%) DNS
17 497 (18.06%) LAN
18 487 (17.70%) Office 365
19 482 (17.51%) DHCP
20 473 (17.19%) WAN
21 470 (17.08%) Microsoft Azure
22 453 (16.46%) Citrix
23 447 (16.24%) Microsoft Certification
24 440 (15.99%) PowerShell
25 438 (15.92%) MS Excel
26 393 (14.28%) SQL Server
27 387 (14.06%) Finance
28 382 (13.88%) Data Centre
29 365 (13.26%) SQL
30 351 (12.75%) HP

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
1 703 (25.55%) MS Exchange
2 297 (10.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 213 (7.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 201 (7.30%) IIS
5 192 (6.98%) Skype for Business
6 163 (5.92%) SharePoint
7 107 (3.89%) Apache
8 73 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2007
9 67 (2.43%) Tomcat
10 61 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
11 46 (1.67%) OpenStack
12 38 (1.38%) nginx
13 25 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
14 24 (0.87%) SharePoint 2013
15 23 (0.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 23 (0.84%) JBoss
16 22 (0.80%) Elasticsearch
17 16 (0.58%) Cloud Foundry
18 14 (0.51%) Apache Solr
19 8 (0.29%) Confluence
Applications
1 438 (15.92%) MS Excel
2 95 (3.45%) MS Office
3 13 (0.47%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.036%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.036%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.036%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.58%) assyst
3 4 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.11%) Bankmaster
4 3 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.036%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.036%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 487 (17.70%) Office 365
2 470 (17.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 350 (12.72%) Amazon AWS
4 130 (4.72%) IaaS
5 108 (3.92%) SaaS
6 105 (3.82%) PaaS
7 54 (1.96%) Azure Active Directory
8 34 (1.24%) Mimecast
9 32 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
10 19 (0.69%) Google Cloud Platform
11 12 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
12 10 (0.36%) G Suite
13 9 (0.33%) AWS CloudFormation
13 9 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 8 (0.29%) Amazon S3
15 6 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 5 (0.18%) OpenShift
16 5 (0.18%) Slack
17 4 (0.15%) OneDrive
18 3 (0.11%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 750 (27.25%) Firewall
2 578 (21.00%) SAN
3 576 (20.93%) DNS
4 497 (18.06%) LAN
5 482 (17.51%) DHCP
6 473 (17.19%) WAN
7 326 (11.85%) TCP/IP
8 214 (7.78%) VPN
9 193 (7.01%) VLAN
10 151 (5.49%) VoIP
11 142 (5.16%) NAS
12 128 (4.65%) Wireless
13 110 (4.00%) Network Security
14 106 (3.85%) Internet
15 105 (3.82%) Skype
16 76 (2.76%) MPLS
17 72 (2.62%) Cisco ASA
18 68 (2.47%) Fibre Channel
19 58 (2.11%) WLAN
20 53 (1.93%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 393 (14.28%) SQL Server
2 116 (4.22%) MySQL
3 89 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 49 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
5 44 (1.60%) SQL Server 2012
6 42 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
7 33 (1.20%) SQL Server 2014
8 30 (1.09%) MongoDB
9 28 (1.02%) Relational Database
10 23 (0.84%) Big Data
11 20 (0.73%) NoSQL
12 18 (0.65%) DB2
13 17 (0.62%) Hadoop
14 15 (0.55%) Redis
15 8 (0.29%) Azure SQL Database
15 8 (0.29%) HBase
15 8 (0.29%) MariaDB
16 7 (0.25%) Apache Cassandra
17 6 (0.22%) Amazon RDS
17 6 (0.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 47 (1.71%) Git (software)
2 44 (1.60%) Jenkins
3 30 (1.09%) JIRA
4 18 (0.65%) Visual Studio
5 17 (0.62%) Octopus Deploy
6 14 (0.51%) Visual Studio Code
7 12 (0.44%) Selenium
8 11 (0.40%) Vagrant
9 9 (0.33%) MSI
9 9 (0.33%) TeamCity
10 8 (0.29%) Cucumber
10 8 (0.29%) HP UFT
10 8 (0.29%) InstallShield
11 6 (0.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 5 (0.18%) Maven
12 5 (0.18%) Subversion
13 4 (0.15%) Ant
13 4 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
13 4 (0.15%) WinDbg
14 3 (0.11%) Mercurial
General
1 387 (14.06%) Finance
2 119 (4.32%) Telecoms
3 72 (2.62%) Retail
4 50 (1.82%) Games
5 39 (1.42%) Legal
6 36 (1.31%) Manufacturing
6 36 (1.31%) Marketing
7 30 (1.09%) Back Office
7 30 (1.09%) Banking
8 27 (0.98%) Advertising
9 26 (0.94%) Publishing
10 25 (0.91%) Law
11 15 (0.55%) Financial Institution
12 12 (0.44%) Electronics
12 12 (0.44%) Military
13 11 (0.40%) Billing
14 7 (0.25%) Investment Banking
14 7 (0.25%) Online Betting
15 6 (0.22%) Multimedia
15 6 (0.22%) Turkish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (3.34%) Web Services
2 49 (1.78%) LAMP
3 29 (1.05%) .NET
4 15 (0.55%) Flash
5 14 (0.51%) LAPP Stack
6 11 (0.40%) LEMP Stack
6 11 (0.40%) Middleware
7 10 (0.36%) 802.1X
7 10 (0.36%) SOAP
8 9 (0.33%) Software Packaging
9 6 (0.22%) ASP.NET
9 6 (0.22%) HTML
9 6 (0.22%) Phusion Passenger
9 6 (0.22%) RabbitMQ
9 6 (0.22%) XML
10 5 (0.18%) Unreal Engine
11 4 (0.15%) Node.js
12 3 (0.11%) COM
12 3 (0.11%) CSS
12 3 (0.11%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 382 (13.88%) Data Centre
2 149 (5.41%) Clustering
3 111 (4.03%) Management Information System
4 110 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 58 (2.11%) PKI
6 57 (2.07%) Private Cloud
7 56 (2.03%) EMC VNX
8 55 (2.00%) Driving Licence
9 52 (1.89%) Computer Science
9 52 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
10 51 (1.85%) Replication
11 50 (1.82%) Public Cloud
12 39 (1.42%) Hedge funds
13 36 (1.31%) Enterprise Storage
13 36 (1.31%) Fintech
14 35 (1.27%) Fat Client
14 35 (1.27%) Thin Client
15 33 (1.20%) Blackberry
15 33 (1.20%) Statistics
16 31 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1935 (70.31%) Windows
2 1307 (47.49%) Windows Server
3 741 (26.93%) Linux
4 684 (24.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 620 (22.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 196 (7.12%) Unix
7 184 (6.69%) Windows 7
8 180 (6.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 133 (4.83%) Windows 10
10 122 (4.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 83 (3.02%) CentOS
12 82 (2.98%) Windows 8
13 65 (2.36%) Solaris
14 59 (2.14%) Ubuntu
15 32 (1.16%) Debian
16 23 (0.84%) Mac OS X
16 23 (0.84%) SUSE
17 14 (0.51%) Data ONTAP
17 14 (0.51%) Windows XP
18 12 (0.44%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 648 (23.55%) ITIL
2 260 (9.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 175 (6.36%) DevOps
4 146 (5.31%) Migration
5 131 (4.76%) Project Management
6 129 (4.69%) Agile Software Development
7 120 (4.36%) Problem Management
8 114 (4.14%) High Availability
9 108 (3.92%) Change Management
10 102 (3.71%) Mentoring
11 101 (3.67%) Configuration Management
12 99 (3.60%) Infrastructure Management
13 89 (3.23%) Service Management
14 84 (3.05%) ITIL V3
15 78 (2.83%) Load Balancing
16 76 (2.76%) Service Delivery
17 75 (2.73%) Performance Tuning
18 73 (2.65%) Change Control
19 72 (2.62%) Patch Management
20 67 (2.43%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 440 (15.99%) PowerShell
2 365 (13.26%) SQL
3 151 (5.49%) Python
4 102 (3.71%) Bash Shell
5 87 (3.16%) Perl
6 58 (2.11%) Ruby
7 55 (2.00%) Java
8 52 (1.89%) PHP
9 49 (1.78%) Shell Script
10 38 (1.38%) C
11 37 (1.34%) VBScript
12 31 (1.13%) VB
13 21 (0.76%) C#
14 19 (0.69%) Go
15 12 (0.44%) JavaScript
16 9 (0.33%) Bourne shell
17 5 (0.18%) C++
18 4 (0.15%) AWK
18 4 (0.15%) T-SQL
19 2 (0.073%) Korn
Qualifications
1 447 (16.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 348 (12.65%) Cisco Certification
3 316 (11.48%) MCSE
4 296 (10.76%) CCNA
5 221 (8.03%) Security Cleared
6 215 (7.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 171 (6.21%) MCSA
8 168 (6.10%) Degree
9 144 (5.23%) SC Cleared
10 140 (5.09%) CCNP
11 107 (3.89%) MCP
12 106 (3.85%) MCITP
13 64 (2.33%) DV Cleared
14 37 (1.34%) Citrix Certification
15 32 (1.16%) CCA
16 30 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
17 24 (0.87%) RHCA
18 22 (0.80%) RHCSA
19 20 (0.73%) MCTS
20 17 (0.62%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 230 (8.36%) SLA
2 59 (2.14%) PCI DSS
3 46 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 17 (0.62%) QA
5 5 (0.18%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.18%) JSP 440
5 5 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.11%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.036%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.036%) EMIR
7 1 (0.036%) GCP
7 1 (0.036%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.036%) MiFID
System Software
1 1426 (51.82%) Active Directory
2 1020 (37.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 614 (22.31%) Hyper-V
4 336 (12.21%) vSphere
5 196 (7.12%) XenApp
6 158 (5.74%) VMware ESX
7 115 (4.18%) VMware ESXi
8 89 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
9 86 (3.13%) XenDesktop
10 56 (2.03%) Firmware
11 49 (1.78%) Virtual Machines
12 45 (1.64%) VMware Workstation
13 42 (1.53%) Terminal Services
14 40 (1.45%) Docker
15 35 (1.27%) Virtual Desktop
15 35 (1.27%) VMware Server
16 33 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 30 (1.09%) iptables
18 27 (0.98%) Forefront TMG
19 25 (0.91%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 343 (12.46%) SCCM
2 197 (7.16%) Puppet
3 193 (7.01%) SCOM
4 175 (6.36%) Opscode Chef
5 82 (2.98%) WSUS
6 80 (2.91%) Nagios
7 72 (2.62%) Ansible
8 64 (2.33%) NetBackup
9 37 (1.34%) Microsoft Clustering
10 34 (1.24%) Norton AntiVirus
11 33 (1.20%) Backup Exec
12 32 (1.16%) Red Hat Satellite
12 32 (1.16%) SCVMM
13 31 (1.13%) Microsoft Intune
14 22 (0.80%) FortiGate
14 22 (0.80%) SCOrch
15 21 (0.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
15 21 (0.76%) Oracle ZFS
15 21 (0.76%) vMotion
16 20 (0.73%) Failover Clustering
Vendors
1 1602 (58.21%) VMware
2 1251 (45.46%) Microsoft
3 831 (30.20%) Cisco
4 453 (16.46%) Citrix
5 351 (12.75%) HP
6 321 (11.66%) NetApp
7 207 (7.52%) Red Hat
8 174 (6.32%) EMC
9 121 (4.40%) Dell
10 114 (4.14%) Oracle
11 112 (4.07%) CheckPoint
12 105 (3.82%) Veeam
13 95 (3.45%) Juniper
14 83 (3.02%) Symantec
15 82 (2.98%) Avaya
16 80 (2.91%) SolarWinds
17 60 (2.18%) 3PAR
17 60 (2.18%) F5
18 55 (2.00%) CommVault
19 51 (1.85%) IBM
Manchester, Lancashire
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Talent International
Salary: Excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Salary: Up to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + training & benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + On call
Posted: 10 hours ago
Tetbury, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum + 6k bonus + pension + healthcare
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Preston, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £30000 - £31000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension etc
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits, Flexible Hours
Posted: Yesterday
Hessle, North Humberside
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Pension, Overtime, Vendor T
Posted: 15 hours ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
EdenChase Associates
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Good Bens & Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-55,000
Posted: Yesterday
West Malling, Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday