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 10 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 217 234 247
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 1405 1489 1440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.57% 1.41% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.63% 1.46% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1201 1321 1268
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
86446 102226 109753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.57% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 71817 85217 90858
Median salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 +12 1294 £42,500 - 118
London -19 404 £47,500 -5.00% 43
South East +30 328 £42,500 +1.19% 33
North West +11 127 £37,500 -3.22% 11
Yorkshire -17 102 £37,500 -11.76% 7
Surrey +29 96 £47,500 +5.55% 8
West Yorkshire +7 91 £37,500 -6.25% 5
Berkshire +34 87 £45,000 +18.42% 7
South West +6 84 £35,000 -5.40% 3
West Midlands -7 84 £41,000 +26.15% 7
East of England +20 83 £41,500 -7.77% 10
Manchester +25 77 £37,500 -11.76% 7
City of London +19 77 £47,500 +5.55% 6
East Midlands +43 75 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Leeds -12 58 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Scotland +41 53 £40,000 -3.61% 7
Hampshire -15 52 £40,000 - 5
Gloucestershire +8 44 £32,500 +12.06% 1
Birmingham -13 40 £42,250 +12.66% 1
Gloucester +26 34 £30,000 -17.80% 1
Buckinghamshire +18 29 £41,000 +2.50% 3
Edinburgh +31 27 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Milton Keynes +24 27 £41,000 +9.33% 2
Glasgow +22 27 £42,500 -5.55% 3
Cheshire +3 27 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Nottinghamshire +17 26 £50,000 +9.28% 1
Leicestershire +5 26 £40,000 +14.28%
Reading -21 26 £46,250 +21.71% 3
Nottingham +20 25 £50,000 +9.28% 1
Cambridgeshire 0 23 £37,500 -11.76% 4

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 2047 (69.65%) Windows
2 1731 (58.90%) VMware
3 1526 (51.92%) Active Directory
4 1395 (47.47%) Microsoft
5 1355 (46.10%) Windows Server
6 1138 (38.72%) VMware Infrastructure
7 971 (33.04%) Cisco
8 858 (29.19%) Firewall
9 798 (27.15%) Linux
10 797 (27.12%) MS Exchange
11 770 (26.20%) Windows Server 2012
12 706 (24.02%) ITIL
13 704 (23.95%) Windows Server 2008
14 677 (23.04%) Hyper-V
15 647 (22.01%) DNS
16 642 (21.84%) SAN
17 596 (20.28%) Office 365
18 574 (19.53%) LAN
19 565 (19.22%) WAN
20 542 (18.44%) Citrix
21 532 (18.10%) DHCP
22 525 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
23 521 (17.73%) Microsoft Azure
24 464 (15.79%) PowerShell
24 464 (15.79%) MS Excel
25 458 (15.58%) SQL Server
26 437 (14.87%) Finance
27 431 (14.66%) Cisco Certification
28 422 (14.36%) vSphere
29 415 (14.12%) Data Centre

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
1 797 (27.12%) MS Exchange
2 333 (11.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 227 (7.72%) IIS
4 225 (7.66%) Exchange Server 2013
5 191 (6.50%) Skype for Business
6 179 (6.09%) SharePoint
7 117 (3.98%) Exchange Server 2007
8 109 (3.71%) Apache
9 69 (2.35%) Tomcat
10 65 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2003
11 43 (1.46%) OpenStack
12 40 (1.36%) nginx
13 34 (1.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 31 (1.05%) JBoss
15 22 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
16 19 (0.65%) Elasticsearch
16 19 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
17 14 (0.48%) Apache Solr
17 14 (0.48%) IBM Notes
18 11 (0.37%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 464 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 108 (3.67%) MS Office
3 12 (0.41%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.034%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 17 (0.58%) assyst
3 10 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.10%) Bankmaster
5 2 (0.068%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.034%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.034%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 596 (20.28%) Office 365
2 521 (17.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 368 (12.52%) Amazon AWS
4 109 (3.71%) IaaS
5 107 (3.64%) SaaS
6 90 (3.06%) PaaS
7 74 (2.52%) Azure Active Directory
8 35 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
9 31 (1.05%) Mimecast
10 18 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
11 15 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
12 10 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
12 10 (0.34%) G Suite
13 9 (0.31%) Amazon S3
13 9 (0.31%) OneDrive
13 9 (0.31%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 5 (0.17%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 5 (0.17%) OpenShift
14 5 (0.17%) Slack
15 4 (0.14%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 858 (29.19%) Firewall
2 647 (22.01%) DNS
3 642 (21.84%) SAN
4 574 (19.53%) LAN
5 565 (19.22%) WAN
6 532 (18.10%) DHCP
7 372 (12.66%) TCP/IP
8 232 (7.89%) VPN
9 201 (6.84%) VLAN
10 174 (5.92%) VoIP
11 149 (5.07%) NAS
12 144 (4.90%) Wireless
13 116 (3.95%) Network Security
14 110 (3.74%) Internet
15 103 (3.50%) Skype
16 102 (3.47%) Cisco ASA
17 85 (2.89%) MPLS
18 70 (2.38%) Fibre Channel
19 60 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
20 56 (1.91%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 458 (15.58%) SQL Server
2 102 (3.47%) MySQL
3 85 (2.89%) SQL Server 2008
4 51 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 42 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 41 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
7 34 (1.16%) Relational Database
8 32 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
9 26 (0.88%) MongoDB
10 21 (0.71%) Big Data
11 20 (0.68%) NoSQL
12 18 (0.61%) Hadoop
13 17 (0.58%) DB2
14 13 (0.44%) Redis
15 10 (0.34%) MariaDB
16 8 (0.27%) Amazon RDS
16 8 (0.27%) Azure SQL Database
16 8 (0.27%) HBase
17 7 (0.24%) Apache Cassandra
17 7 (0.24%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 47 (1.60%) Git (software)
2 42 (1.43%) Jenkins
3 33 (1.12%) JIRA
4 22 (0.75%) Octopus Deploy
5 18 (0.61%) Visual Studio
6 17 (0.58%) TeamCity
7 15 (0.51%) Selenium
7 15 (0.51%) Visual Studio Code
8 14 (0.48%) Vagrant
9 13 (0.44%) Cucumber
9 13 (0.44%) HP UFT
10 8 (0.27%) Maven
10 8 (0.27%) Subversion
11 6 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
13 3 (0.10%) Ant
13 3 (0.10%) FishEye
13 3 (0.10%) Mercurial
13 3 (0.10%) MSI
13 3 (0.10%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 437 (14.87%) Finance
2 124 (4.22%) Telecoms
3 88 (2.99%) Retail
4 56 (1.91%) Legal
5 49 (1.67%) Games
6 43 (1.46%) Marketing
7 41 (1.40%) Manufacturing
8 39 (1.33%) Law
9 32 (1.09%) Back Office
10 31 (1.05%) Advertising
10 31 (1.05%) Banking
11 30 (1.02%) Publishing
12 18 (0.61%) Billing
13 16 (0.54%) Financial Institution
14 13 (0.44%) Electronics
15 11 (0.37%) Military
16 8 (0.27%) Online Betting
16 8 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
17 6 (0.20%) Multimedia
17 6 (0.20%) Turkish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (3.33%) Web Services
2 44 (1.50%) LAMP
3 36 (1.22%) .NET
4 16 (0.54%) Flash
5 13 (0.44%) 802.1X
5 13 (0.44%) HTML
5 13 (0.44%) LAPP Stack
6 12 (0.41%) LEMP Stack
7 11 (0.37%) ASP.NET
8 10 (0.34%) SOAP
9 9 (0.31%) XML
10 7 (0.24%) Middleware
10 7 (0.24%) Node.js
11 6 (0.20%) CSS
11 6 (0.20%) Phusion Passenger
11 6 (0.20%) RabbitMQ
12 5 (0.17%) CSS3
12 5 (0.17%) HTML5
12 5 (0.17%) Unreal Engine
13 4 (0.14%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 415 (14.12%) Data Centre
2 164 (5.58%) Clustering
3 143 (4.87%) Analytical Skills
4 94 (3.20%) Management Information System
5 61 (2.08%) Private Cloud
5 61 (2.08%) Public Cloud
6 59 (2.01%) Driving Licence
7 57 (1.94%) Replication
8 54 (1.84%) Computer Science
8 54 (1.84%) EMC VNX
8 54 (1.84%) PKI
9 49 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
10 42 (1.43%) Blackberry
11 38 (1.29%) Statistics
12 36 (1.22%) Hedge funds
13 31 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
13 31 (1.05%) Fat Client
13 31 (1.05%) Thin Client
14 30 (1.02%) Fintech
15 28 (0.95%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2047 (69.65%) Windows
2 1355 (46.10%) Windows Server
3 798 (27.15%) Linux
4 770 (26.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 704 (23.95%) Windows Server 2008
6 213 (7.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 203 (6.91%) Windows 7
8 191 (6.50%) Unix
9 157 (5.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 139 (4.73%) Windows 10
11 89 (3.03%) Windows 8
12 87 (2.96%) CentOS
13 64 (2.18%) Solaris
14 57 (1.94%) Ubuntu
15 31 (1.05%) Debian
16 25 (0.85%) Mac OS X
17 22 (0.75%) SUSE
18 19 (0.65%) Windows 2000 Server
18 19 (0.65%) Windows XP
19 15 (0.51%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 706 (24.02%) ITIL
2 276 (9.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 181 (6.16%) DevOps
4 162 (5.51%) Project Management
5 158 (5.38%) Migration
6 134 (4.56%) Agile Software Development
7 118 (4.01%) Mentoring
8 116 (3.95%) Change Management
9 107 (3.64%) High Availability
10 105 (3.57%) Problem Management
11 103 (3.50%) Infrastructure Management
12 102 (3.47%) Configuration Management
13 96 (3.27%) Load Balancing
14 91 (3.10%) ITIL V3
15 89 (3.03%) Service Delivery
16 87 (2.96%) Business Continuity
17 81 (2.76%) Change Control
18 79 (2.69%) Service Management
19 75 (2.55%) Performance Tuning
20 69 (2.35%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 464 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 383 (13.03%) SQL
3 155 (5.27%) Python
4 107 (3.64%) Bash Shell
5 100 (3.40%) Perl
6 64 (2.18%) Ruby
7 60 (2.04%) Java
8 51 (1.74%) PHP
9 46 (1.57%) Shell Script
10 45 (1.53%) C
11 44 (1.50%) VB
11 44 (1.50%) VBScript
12 32 (1.09%) C#
13 24 (0.82%) T-SQL
14 17 (0.58%) Go
15 14 (0.48%) JavaScript
16 7 (0.24%) Bourne shell
17 5 (0.17%) Groovy
18 3 (0.10%) AWK
18 3 (0.10%) C++
Qualifications
1 525 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 431 (14.66%) Cisco Certification
3 388 (13.20%) CCNA
4 365 (12.42%) MCSE
5 283 (9.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 223 (7.59%) Security Cleared
7 204 (6.94%) MCSA
8 187 (6.36%) Degree
9 164 (5.58%) SC Cleared
10 147 (5.00%) CCNP
11 139 (4.73%) MCITP
12 110 (3.74%) MCP
13 57 (1.94%) DV Cleared
14 41 (1.40%) Citrix Certification
15 38 (1.29%) RHCSA
16 37 (1.26%) RHCA
17 35 (1.19%) CCA
18 31 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
19 27 (0.92%) CISSP
20 20 (0.68%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 223 (7.59%) SLA
2 61 (2.08%) PCI DSS
3 52 (1.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 19 (0.65%) QA
5 10 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.14%) ISO 9000
6 4 (0.14%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.14%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.034%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.034%) EMIR
7 1 (0.034%) GCP
7 1 (0.034%) MiFID
System Software
1 1526 (51.92%) Active Directory
2 1138 (38.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 677 (23.04%) Hyper-V
4 422 (14.36%) vSphere
5 247 (8.40%) XenApp
6 166 (5.65%) VMware ESX
7 127 (4.32%) VMware ESXi
8 110 (3.74%) Virtual Servers
9 88 (2.99%) XenDesktop
10 67 (2.28%) Firmware
11 62 (2.11%) Virtual Machines
12 48 (1.63%) Virtual Desktop
13 44 (1.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 40 (1.36%) Docker
15 39 (1.33%) Terminal Services
16 35 (1.19%) VMware Workstation
17 33 (1.12%) iptables
18 31 (1.05%) VMware Server
19 28 (0.95%) Forefront TMG
19 28 (0.95%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 333 (11.33%) SCCM
2 228 (7.76%) SCOM
3 221 (7.52%) Puppet
4 189 (6.43%) Opscode Chef
5 83 (2.82%) WSUS
6 74 (2.52%) Nagios
7 70 (2.38%) Ansible
8 61 (2.08%) NetBackup
9 48 (1.63%) Backup Exec
10 44 (1.50%) SCVMM
11 43 (1.46%) Norton AntiVirus
12 36 (1.22%) Microsoft Clustering
12 36 (1.22%) Microsoft Intune
13 33 (1.12%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 29 (0.99%) Failover Clustering
15 28 (0.95%) Red Hat Satellite
16 25 (0.85%) vMotion
17 24 (0.82%) vRealize
18 22 (0.75%) Cisco UCCX
18 22 (0.75%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 1731 (58.90%) VMware
2 1395 (47.47%) Microsoft
3 971 (33.04%) Cisco
4 542 (18.44%) Citrix
5 395 (13.44%) HP
6 349 (11.87%) NetApp
7 233 (7.93%) Red Hat
8 180 (6.12%) EMC
9 136 (4.63%) Dell
10 123 (4.19%) Oracle
11 121 (4.12%) CheckPoint
11 121 (4.12%) Veeam
12 105 (3.57%) Symantec
13 86 (2.93%) SolarWinds
14 84 (2.86%) Juniper
15 83 (2.82%) Avaya
16 68 (2.31%) 3PAR
17 65 (2.21%) IBM
18 63 (2.14%) F5
19 53 (1.80%) CommVault
Reading, Berkshire
Etech Partners
Salary: To £50K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Fast progression
Posted: Yesterday
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent rate plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
EMBS Ltd
Salary: £38k - 60k per year + Amazing Bens!
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Highly Competitive plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Unspecified Competitive salary + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Brookes Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Nonsu
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + 5% flex
Posted: Yesterday
London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Michael Page International
Salary: £42000 - £49000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlesex
onezeero.
Salary: £125 - £150 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago