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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
UK
Rank 206 211 231
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +20
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 1270 1636 1488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.53% 1.60% 1.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 1.66% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1123 1428 1307
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
79883 98427 103086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.32% 96.43% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 66300 82530 84981
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 £42,000 £42,000 £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 25 February 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 25 February 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 -3 1192 £42,500 - 154
London +1 421 £50,000 - 61
South East +39 326 £42,500 +6.25% 23
Berkshire +57 101 £50,000 +33.33% 7
East of England -5 97 £37,500 - 9
Yorkshire -5 91 £37,500 -12.79% 17
Surrey +28 75 £45,000 - 4
North West -41 69 £38,500 +5.84% 21
West Midlands +13 66 £36,875 -1.66% 7
West Yorkshire -10 65 £38,500 -9.41% 10
City of London +24 60 £56,500 +20.85% 17
Leeds -14 49 £38,500 -9.41% 5
South West -48 48 £35,000 - 6
East Midlands -6 45 £39,000 +4.00% 8
Manchester -42 41 £37,000 -1.33% 14
Hertfordshire -3 39 £36,000 -16.76% 4
Reading +41 38 £50,000 +34.68% 5
Buckinghamshire +22 33 £40,000 -3.61% 4
Hampshire -28 33 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Cambridgeshire +18 31 £40,000 +19.40% 3
North East +29 27 £30,000 -11.11% 3
Oxfordshire +25 26 £32,500 -13.33% 3
Kent +20 26 £42,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 25 £30,000 - 3
Birmingham -17 24 £45,000 +16.88% 3
West Sussex +24 23 £40,000 -3.61% 2
Wales -8 23 £32,500 +6.55% 1
Milton Keynes +23 22 £40,000 -5.88%
Scotland -3 22 £45,000 +16.88% 5
Gloucestershire -18 22 £30,000 -17.24%

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 1931 (70.97%) Windows
2 1568 (57.63%) VMware
3 1428 (52.48%) Active Directory
4 1326 (48.73%) Windows Server
5 1205 (44.29%) Microsoft
6 910 (33.44%) VMware Infrastructure
7 775 (28.48%) Cisco
8 717 (26.35%) MS Exchange
9 707 (25.98%) Linux
10 693 (25.47%) Windows Server 2012
11 691 (25.40%) Firewall
12 639 (23.48%) Windows Server 2008
13 612 (22.49%) Hyper-V
14 572 (21.02%) DNS
15 570 (20.95%) ITIL
16 567 (20.84%) SAN
17 490 (18.01%) Office 365
18 470 (17.27%) DHCP
19 457 (16.80%) Microsoft Azure
20 447 (16.43%) PowerShell
21 446 (16.39%) LAN
22 436 (16.02%) MS Excel
23 424 (15.58%) Microsoft Certification
24 419 (15.40%) Citrix
25 413 (15.18%) Finance
26 404 (14.85%) WAN
27 392 (14.41%) SQL Server
28 368 (13.52%) SQL
29 355 (13.05%) Data Centre
30 339 (12.46%) SCCM

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
1 717 (26.35%) MS Exchange
2 302 (11.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 215 (7.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 196 (7.20%) IIS
5 191 (7.02%) Skype for Business
6 167 (6.14%) SharePoint
7 120 (4.41%) Apache
8 70 (2.57%) Tomcat
9 64 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2003
9 64 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2007
10 48 (1.76%) OpenStack
11 35 (1.29%) nginx
12 26 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
13 22 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
13 22 (0.81%) JBoss
13 22 (0.81%) SharePoint 2013
14 21 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 18 (0.66%) Cloud Foundry
16 12 (0.44%) Apache Solr
17 9 (0.33%) Confluence
Applications
1 436 (16.02%) MS Excel
2 106 (3.90%) MS Office
3 12 (0.44%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.037%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 22 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (0.40%) assyst
3 3 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.037%) Bankmaster
4 1 (0.037%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.037%) Magento
4 1 (0.037%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.037%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.037%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 490 (18.01%) Office 365
2 457 (16.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 332 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
4 100 (3.68%) IaaS
5 90 (3.31%) SaaS
6 87 (3.20%) PaaS
7 41 (1.51%) Azure Active Directory
8 31 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
9 26 (0.96%) Google Cloud Platform
10 24 (0.88%) Mimecast
11 10 (0.37%) AWS CloudFormation
12 9 (0.33%) G Suite
13 8 (0.29%) Slack
14 6 (0.22%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 6 (0.22%) OneDrive
14 6 (0.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 5 (0.18%) Amazon S3
15 5 (0.18%) OpenShift
16 4 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
16 4 (0.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 691 (25.40%) Firewall
2 572 (21.02%) DNS
3 567 (20.84%) SAN
4 470 (17.27%) DHCP
5 446 (16.39%) LAN
6 404 (14.85%) WAN
7 290 (10.66%) TCP/IP
8 205 (7.53%) VPN
9 179 (6.58%) VLAN
10 146 (5.37%) VoIP
11 129 (4.74%) NAS
12 110 (4.04%) Skype
13 105 (3.86%) Wireless
14 101 (3.71%) Internet
15 95 (3.49%) Network Security
16 74 (2.72%) MPLS
17 64 (2.35%) Cisco ASA
18 58 (2.13%) Fibre Channel
19 57 (2.09%) LDAP
20 50 (1.84%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 392 (14.41%) SQL Server
2 123 (4.52%) MySQL
3 87 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 53 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
5 52 (1.91%) SQL Server 2012
6 40 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
7 36 (1.32%) MongoDB
8 32 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
9 21 (0.77%) NoSQL
10 20 (0.74%) DB2
11 19 (0.70%) Big Data
11 19 (0.70%) Hadoop
11 19 (0.70%) Redis
12 15 (0.55%) Relational Database
13 9 (0.33%) MariaDB
14 8 (0.29%) Amazon RDS
14 8 (0.29%) HBase
15 7 (0.26%) Azure SQL Database
16 6 (0.22%) Oracle Database
16 6 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 44 (1.62%) Jenkins
2 41 (1.51%) Git (software)
3 33 (1.21%) JIRA
4 14 (0.51%) Vagrant
4 14 (0.51%) Visual Studio
5 13 (0.48%) MSI
5 13 (0.48%) Octopus Deploy
6 10 (0.37%) InstallShield
6 10 (0.37%) Visual Studio Code
7 8 (0.29%) Selenium
8 7 (0.26%) TeamCity
9 6 (0.22%) JMeter
10 5 (0.18%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (0.18%) FishEye
11 4 (0.15%) Cucumber
11 4 (0.15%) HP UFT
11 4 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (0.15%) WinDbg
12 3 (0.11%) Mercurial
12 3 (0.11%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 413 (15.18%) Finance
2 117 (4.30%) Telecoms
3 67 (2.46%) Retail
4 51 (1.87%) Games
5 44 (1.62%) Legal
6 39 (1.43%) Banking
7 28 (1.03%) Manufacturing
7 28 (1.03%) Marketing
8 26 (0.96%) Advertising
8 26 (0.96%) Law
9 23 (0.85%) Publishing
10 22 (0.81%) Back Office
11 15 (0.55%) Electronics
12 14 (0.51%) Financial Institution
13 10 (0.37%) Military
14 8 (0.29%) Investment Banking
15 7 (0.26%) Billing
16 6 (0.22%) Multimedia
17 5 (0.18%) Corporate Banking
17 5 (0.18%) Turkish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 84 (3.09%) Web Services
2 55 (2.02%) LAMP
3 22 (0.81%) .NET
4 17 (0.62%) Software Packaging
5 15 (0.55%) Flash
6 14 (0.51%) LAPP Stack
6 14 (0.51%) Middleware
7 9 (0.33%) 802.1X
7 9 (0.33%) Kafka
7 9 (0.33%) LEMP Stack
8 8 (0.29%) SOAP
9 6 (0.22%) Phusion Passenger
9 6 (0.22%) XML
10 5 (0.18%) COM
10 5 (0.18%) RabbitMQ
11 4 (0.15%) Elastic Stack
11 4 (0.15%) Unreal Engine
11 4 (0.15%) XSLT
12 3 (0.11%) CAdES
12 3 (0.11%) PAdES
Miscellaneous
1 355 (13.05%) Data Centre
2 131 (4.81%) Clustering
3 114 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
4 110 (4.04%) Management Information System
5 71 (2.61%) PKI
6 55 (2.02%) EMC VNX
7 54 (1.98%) Computer Science
8 53 (1.95%) Private Cloud
9 51 (1.87%) Hedge funds
10 50 (1.84%) Replication
11 48 (1.76%) Hybrid Cloud
12 46 (1.69%) Driving Licence
13 43 (1.58%) Blackberry
14 42 (1.54%) Fintech
15 34 (1.25%) Public Cloud
16 32 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
17 31 (1.14%) Fat Client
17 31 (1.14%) Thin Client
18 25 (0.92%) Enterprise Storage
19 23 (0.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 1931 (70.97%) Windows
2 1326 (48.73%) Windows Server
3 707 (25.98%) Linux
4 693 (25.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 639 (23.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 198 (7.28%) Unix
7 187 (6.87%) Windows 7
8 185 (6.80%) Windows Server 2003
9 141 (5.18%) Windows 10
10 107 (3.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 76 (2.79%) CentOS
12 75 (2.76%) Windows 8
13 70 (2.57%) Solaris
14 58 (2.13%) Ubuntu
15 29 (1.07%) Mac OS X
16 28 (1.03%) Debian
17 21 (0.77%) SUSE
18 13 (0.48%) Data ONTAP
19 12 (0.44%) Android
19 12 (0.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 570 (20.95%) ITIL
2 257 (9.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 187 (6.87%) DevOps
4 163 (5.99%) Migration
5 132 (4.85%) Agile Software Development
6 131 (4.81%) High Availability
7 122 (4.48%) Problem Management
8 113 (4.15%) Project Management
9 103 (3.79%) Change Management
10 100 (3.68%) Configuration Management
11 96 (3.53%) Mentoring
12 88 (3.23%) Infrastructure Management
13 80 (2.94%) Service Management
14 78 (2.87%) Performance Monitoring
15 77 (2.83%) Performance Tuning
16 73 (2.68%) Service Delivery
17 71 (2.61%) Continuous Improvement
18 68 (2.50%) ITIL V3
18 68 (2.50%) Open Source
19 64 (2.35%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 447 (16.43%) PowerShell
2 368 (13.52%) SQL
3 169 (6.21%) Python
4 120 (4.41%) Bash Shell
5 93 (3.42%) Perl
6 59 (2.17%) Java
7 58 (2.13%) Shell Script
8 53 (1.95%) Ruby
9 49 (1.80%) PHP
10 37 (1.36%) C
10 37 (1.36%) VB
11 36 (1.32%) VBScript
12 21 (0.77%) C#
13 18 (0.66%) Go
14 13 (0.48%) Bourne shell
15 9 (0.33%) C++
16 5 (0.18%) JavaScript
17 4 (0.15%) AWK
17 4 (0.15%) Groovy
18 2 (0.074%) Scala
Qualifications
1 424 (15.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 320 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
3 305 (11.21%) MCSE
4 265 (9.74%) CCNA
5 208 (7.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 207 (7.61%) Security Cleared
7 164 (6.03%) Degree
8 160 (5.88%) MCSA
9 136 (5.00%) CCNP
10 135 (4.96%) SC Cleared
11 118 (4.34%) MCP
12 83 (3.05%) MCITP
13 55 (2.02%) DV Cleared
14 41 (1.51%) Citrix Certification
15 37 (1.36%) CCA
16 28 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
17 19 (0.70%) RHCE
18 18 (0.66%) BC Cleared
19 16 (0.59%) CCSA
20 15 (0.55%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 220 (8.09%) SLA
2 44 (1.62%) PCI DSS
3 28 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (0.59%) QA
5 12 (0.44%) PMO
6 5 (0.18%) ISO 9001
7 4 (0.15%) JSP 440
8 2 (0.074%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.074%) ISO22301
9 1 (0.037%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.037%) EMIR
9 1 (0.037%) GCP
9 1 (0.037%) MiFID
9 1 (0.037%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1428 (52.48%) Active Directory
2 910 (33.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 612 (22.49%) Hyper-V
4 329 (12.09%) vSphere
5 170 (6.25%) XenApp
6 138 (5.07%) VMware ESX
7 120 (4.41%) VMware ESXi
8 92 (3.38%) XenDesktop
9 61 (2.24%) Virtual Servers
10 55 (2.02%) VMware Workstation
11 51 (1.87%) Terminal Services
12 43 (1.58%) Docker
12 43 (1.58%) Firmware
13 39 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
14 32 (1.18%) VMware Server
15 29 (1.07%) iptables
15 29 (1.07%) Microsoft App-V
16 26 (0.96%) Forefront TMG
17 24 (0.88%) Samba
18 23 (0.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 339 (12.46%) SCCM
2 174 (6.39%) Puppet
3 162 (5.95%) SCOM
4 157 (5.77%) Opscode Chef
5 91 (3.34%) WSUS
6 78 (2.87%) Nagios
7 76 (2.79%) Ansible
8 68 (2.50%) NetBackup
9 36 (1.32%) Microsoft Clustering
10 35 (1.29%) Red Hat Satellite
11 28 (1.03%) Microsoft Intune
12 27 (0.99%) Norton AntiVirus
12 27 (0.99%) SCOrch
13 24 (0.88%) SCVMM
14 23 (0.85%) Failover Clustering
14 23 (0.85%) HP Data Protector
14 23 (0.85%) Oracle ZFS
14 23 (0.85%) Terraform
14 23 (0.85%) vMotion
15 22 (0.81%) Cacti
Vendors
1 1568 (57.63%) VMware
2 1205 (44.29%) Microsoft
3 775 (28.48%) Cisco
4 419 (15.40%) Citrix
5 318 (11.69%) HP
6 307 (11.28%) NetApp
7 203 (7.46%) Red Hat
8 161 (5.92%) EMC
9 129 (4.74%) Dell
10 113 (4.15%) Oracle
11 110 (4.04%) CheckPoint
12 102 (3.75%) Veeam
13 92 (3.38%) Juniper
14 82 (3.01%) Avaya
15 74 (2.72%) Symantec
16 64 (2.35%) SolarWinds
17 58 (2.13%) SonicWALL
18 55 (2.02%) F5
19 54 (1.98%) IBM
20 50 (1.84%) 3PAR
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
ninesharp
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per month + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 6 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Involved Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Resource Group
Salary: £40-44K + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicester, Leicestershire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wembley, Middlesex
Cyber Team
Salary: From £45,000 to £49,000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Inc OT + Great Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Bonus and Full Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Atech Support
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 6 hours ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Keystream Resources Limited
Salary: From £37,500 to £37,500 per annum NHS - Band 7 AfC + Inner London Wait
Posted: 20 hours ago