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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 205 253 274
Rank change year-on-year
+48 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 1567 1387 1315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.60% 1.26% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% 1.31% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1398 1239 1156
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £28,850
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%

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
94461 105686 113159
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.45% 96.30% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79465 87260 92188
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +42 1449 £44,500 +11.25% 131
London +77 551 £47,500 -5.00% 40
South East +38 396 £45,000 +5.88% 30
Berkshire +76 131 £45,000 +19.20% 5
East of England +31 106 £43,250 +15.33% 15
West Midlands +15 103 £40,000 +14.28% 12
Surrey +25 94 £50,000 +12.35% 9
Yorkshire +14 89 £36,000 +2.85% 12
City of London +66 82 £50,000 +5.26% 8
Hampshire -6 78 £41,500 -5.68% 5
West Yorkshire +6 70 £37,500 +7.14% 6
South West -34 69 £40,000 +19.40% 5
North West -6 67 £37,500 - 11
Birmingham +24 63 £41,500 +18.57% 5
East Midlands +47 61 £42,500 +21.42% 6
Bracknell - 54 £52,500 - 2
Manchester +5 39 £37,500 - 6
Scotland +24 36 £34,750 -22.77%
Leeds -18 36 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Buckinghamshire +45 35 £40,000 +6.66%
Hertfordshire +5 35 £50,000 +42.85% 6
Reading +15 33 £43,750 +38.88% 2
Milton Keynes +43 32 £40,000 -20.00%
Wales -2 29 £40,000 +12.67% 3
Bradford +28 26 £35,000 -18.60% 3
Gloucestershire +9 25 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Basingstoke -1 25 £41,500 -12.63%
Lincolnshire +9 24 £40,000 +23.07% 2
South Wales -5 24 £40,000 +12.67% 3
Cambridgeshire +16 23 £37,500 - 4

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 2351 (73.06%) Windows
2 1987 (61.75%) VMware
3 1706 (53.01%) Windows Server
4 1670 (51.90%) Active Directory
5 1620 (50.34%) Microsoft
6 1200 (37.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1105 (34.34%) Cisco
8 1009 (31.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 943 (29.30%) Firewall
10 929 (28.87%) Windows Server 2008
11 871 (27.07%) MS Exchange
12 827 (25.70%) Linux
13 796 (24.74%) Citrix
14 785 (24.39%) DNS
15 766 (23.80%) SAN
16 746 (23.18%) ITIL
17 686 (21.32%) Hyper-V
18 620 (19.27%) SQL Server
19 583 (18.12%) WAN
20 579 (17.99%) DHCP
21 572 (17.78%) LAN
22 567 (17.62%) Office 365
23 546 (16.97%) Microsoft Certification
24 506 (15.72%) MS Excel
25 486 (15.10%) vSphere
26 477 (14.82%) SQL
27 470 (14.61%) Microsoft Azure
28 467 (14.51%) SCCM
29 453 (14.08%) Cisco Certification
30 452 (14.05%) PowerShell

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
1 871 (27.07%) MS Exchange
2 386 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 278 (8.64%) IIS
4 273 (8.48%) Exchange Server 2013
5 208 (6.46%) SharePoint
6 198 (6.15%) Skype for Business
7 148 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2007
8 114 (3.54%) Apache
9 63 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
10 59 (1.83%) Tomcat
11 37 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 33 (1.03%) WebSphere
13 32 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
14 25 (0.78%) IBM Notes
14 25 (0.78%) JBoss
14 25 (0.78%) WebLogic
15 23 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2000
15 23 (0.71%) IBM Domino
15 23 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
16 22 (0.68%) OpenStack
Applications
1 506 (15.72%) MS Excel
2 176 (5.47%) MS Office
3 10 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.25%) MS Project
4 8 (0.25%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.062%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.031%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 28 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (0.50%) assyst
2 16 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
3 10 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.12%) Bankmaster
5 4 (0.12%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.031%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.031%) Line 500
6 1 (0.031%) Magento
6 1 (0.031%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 567 (17.62%) Office 365
2 470 (14.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 340 (10.57%) Amazon AWS
4 92 (2.86%) SaaS
5 64 (1.99%) IaaS
6 57 (1.77%) PaaS
7 53 (1.65%) Azure Active Directory
8 37 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
9 23 (0.71%) Mimecast
10 18 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
10 18 (0.56%) AWS CloudFormation
10 18 (0.56%) OneDrive
11 15 (0.47%) Google Apps
12 12 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 6 (0.19%) OpenShift
14 3 (0.093%) Amazon Glacier
14 3 (0.093%) Amazon S3
14 3 (0.093%) Google Cloud Platform
14 3 (0.093%) Route 53
14 3 (0.093%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 943 (29.30%) Firewall
2 785 (24.39%) DNS
3 766 (23.80%) SAN
4 583 (18.12%) WAN
5 579 (17.99%) DHCP
6 572 (17.78%) LAN
7 385 (11.96%) TCP/IP
8 285 (8.86%) VPN
9 166 (5.16%) VoIP
10 147 (4.57%) NAS
11 138 (4.29%) VLAN
12 127 (3.95%) Network Security
13 119 (3.70%) NetScaler
14 115 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
15 111 (3.45%) Wireless
16 104 (3.23%) Internet
17 79 (2.45%) Skype
18 69 (2.14%) Wi-Fi
19 67 (2.08%) MPLS
20 66 (2.05%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 620 (19.27%) SQL Server
2 109 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 89 (2.77%) SQL Server 2012
4 80 (2.49%) MySQL
5 50 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
6 29 (0.90%) SQL Server 2014
7 25 (0.78%) PostgreSQL
7 25 (0.78%) Relational Database
8 20 (0.62%) DB2
8 20 (0.62%) Hadoop
8 20 (0.62%) SQL Server 2000
9 18 (0.56%) Informix
10 17 (0.53%) MongoDB
11 15 (0.47%) Oracle Database
12 14 (0.44%) Big Data
13 11 (0.34%) Amazon RDS
14 7 (0.22%) NoSQL
15 5 (0.16%) Data Warehouse
15 5 (0.16%) Firebird
15 5 (0.16%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 50 (1.55%) Git (software)
2 41 (1.27%) Jenkins
3 22 (0.68%) JIRA
4 18 (0.56%) Octopus Deploy
4 18 (0.56%) Subversion
5 17 (0.53%) Introscope
6 14 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
6 14 (0.44%) TeamCity
7 8 (0.25%) MSI
7 8 (0.25%) Visual Studio
8 7 (0.22%) Cucumber
8 7 (0.22%) HP UFT
8 7 (0.22%) Selenium
8 7 (0.22%) Vagrant
9 6 (0.19%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (0.16%) Maven
11 4 (0.12%) Hudson
11 4 (0.12%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (0.062%) Travis CI
12 2 (0.062%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 390 (12.12%) Finance
2 150 (4.66%) Telecoms
3 95 (2.95%) Retail
4 82 (2.55%) Law
5 69 (2.14%) Legal
6 56 (1.74%) Banking
7 41 (1.27%) Manufacturing
8 39 (1.21%) Publishing
9 36 (1.12%) Games
10 29 (0.90%) Back Office
11 26 (0.81%) Marketing
12 18 (0.56%) Advertising
13 16 (0.50%) Financial Institution
13 16 (0.50%) Investment Banking
14 15 (0.47%) Electronics
15 12 (0.37%) Billing
16 9 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
17 7 (0.22%) Spanish Language
18 5 (0.16%) Automotive
19 4 (0.12%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (2.83%) Web Services
2 68 (2.11%) .NET
3 40 (1.24%) Middleware
4 25 (0.78%) LAMP
5 15 (0.47%) ASP.NET
6 13 (0.40%) HTML
7 11 (0.34%) COM
8 9 (0.28%) ELK Stack
8 9 (0.28%) XML
9 7 (0.22%) MSMQ
9 7 (0.22%) Windows SharePoint Services
10 6 (0.19%) HTML5
10 6 (0.19%) IBM Integration Bus
10 6 (0.19%) Oracle Fusion
11 5 (0.16%) 802.1X
11 5 (0.16%) Java EE
11 5 (0.16%) REST
11 5 (0.16%) Silverlight
12 4 (0.12%) LAPP Stack
12 4 (0.12%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 396 (12.31%) Data Centre
2 177 (5.50%) Clustering
3 127 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
4 86 (2.67%) Replication
5 77 (2.39%) Computer Science
6 63 (1.96%) Blackberry
7 54 (1.68%) Fat Client
7 54 (1.68%) Thin Client
8 49 (1.52%) Management Information System
9 45 (1.40%) EMC VNX
10 41 (1.27%) Driving Licence
11 40 (1.24%) EqualLogic
12 36 (1.12%) PKI
13 34 (1.06%) Private Cloud
14 31 (0.96%) Public Cloud
15 28 (0.87%) Client/Server
16 26 (0.81%) Enterprise Software
17 25 (0.78%) Enterprise Storage
18 24 (0.75%) iPad
18 24 (0.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2351 (73.06%) Windows
2 1706 (53.01%) Windows Server
3 1009 (31.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 929 (28.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 827 (25.70%) Linux
6 349 (10.85%) Windows Server 2003
7 280 (8.70%) Windows 7
8 195 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 182 (5.66%) Unix
10 177 (5.50%) Windows 8
11 176 (5.47%) Windows 10
12 94 (2.92%) CentOS
13 64 (1.99%) Solaris
14 47 (1.46%) Ubuntu
15 41 (1.27%) Windows XP
16 35 (1.09%) Debian
17 34 (1.06%) Mac OS X
18 33 (1.03%) Oracle Linux
19 28 (0.87%) AIX
19 28 (0.87%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 746 (23.18%) ITIL
2 252 (7.83%) Disaster Recovery
3 166 (5.16%) Migration
3 166 (5.16%) Project Management
4 164 (5.10%) Change Management
5 149 (4.63%) DevOps
6 140 (4.35%) Mentoring
7 134 (4.16%) Load Balancing
8 105 (3.26%) Agile Software Development
9 100 (3.11%) Change Control
10 98 (3.05%) High Availability
11 97 (3.01%) Infrastructure Management
12 93 (2.89%) ITIL V3
13 92 (2.86%) Configuration Management
14 87 (2.70%) Service Delivery
15 82 (2.55%) Capacity Planning
16 81 (2.52%) Business Continuity
17 76 (2.36%) Problem Management
18 75 (2.33%) Root Cause Analysis
19 73 (2.27%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 477 (14.82%) SQL
2 452 (14.05%) PowerShell
3 189 (5.87%) Python
4 159 (4.94%) Perl
5 124 (3.85%) Bash Shell
6 76 (2.36%) Java
6 76 (2.36%) Ruby
7 58 (1.80%) VBScript
8 54 (1.68%) C
9 52 (1.62%) Shell Script
10 48 (1.49%) PHP
11 40 (1.24%) VB
12 38 (1.18%) C#
13 32 (0.99%) T-SQL
14 24 (0.75%) JavaScript
15 11 (0.34%) C++
16 7 (0.22%) R
17 4 (0.12%) Groovy
18 3 (0.093%) Bourne shell
18 3 (0.093%) Korn
Qualifications
1 546 (16.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 453 (14.08%) Cisco Certification
3 395 (12.27%) CCNA
4 392 (12.18%) MCSE
5 329 (10.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 219 (6.81%) MCSA
7 178 (5.53%) Degree
8 170 (5.28%) Security Cleared
9 159 (4.94%) MCITP
10 154 (4.79%) SC Cleared
11 135 (4.20%) MCP
12 128 (3.98%) CCNP
13 68 (2.11%) Citrix Certification
14 61 (1.90%) CCA
15 53 (1.65%) RHCSA
16 50 (1.55%) ITIL Certification
17 34 (1.06%) MCTS
17 34 (1.06%) RHCA
18 28 (0.87%) CISSP
19 21 (0.65%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 217 (6.74%) SLA
2 73 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 42 (1.31%) PCI DSS
4 20 (0.62%) QA
5 11 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.28%) ISO 9001
7 7 (0.22%) DICOM
8 4 (0.12%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 4 (0.12%) RMADS
9 3 (0.093%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.031%) ISO27002
System Software
1 1670 (51.90%) Active Directory
2 1200 (37.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 686 (21.32%) Hyper-V
4 486 (15.10%) vSphere
5 418 (12.99%) XenApp
6 195 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
7 150 (4.66%) XenDesktop
8 130 (4.04%) VMware ESX
9 108 (3.36%) Virtual Machines
10 78 (2.42%) Virtual Servers
11 63 (1.96%) XenServer
12 58 (1.80%) Microsoft App-V
13 50 (1.55%) Firmware
14 40 (1.24%) Virtual Desktop
15 37 (1.15%) Terminal Services
16 36 (1.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 36 (1.12%) NFS
17 34 (1.06%) VMware Server
18 26 (0.81%) BitLocker
19 23 (0.71%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 467 (14.51%) SCCM
2 335 (10.41%) SCOM
3 181 (5.62%) Puppet
4 128 (3.98%) Opscode Chef
5 105 (3.26%) WSUS
6 95 (2.95%) Backup Exec
7 85 (2.64%) Nagios
8 71 (2.21%) Norton AntiVirus
9 66 (2.05%) Microsoft Clustering
10 59 (1.83%) McAfee ePO
11 58 (1.80%) NetBackup
12 48 (1.49%) SCVMM
13 47 (1.46%) Failover Clustering
14 45 (1.40%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
15 36 (1.12%) Ansible
16 33 (1.03%) Salt
17 31 (0.96%) Opsview
18 30 (0.93%) Cacti
19 24 (0.75%) Cisco UCCX
20 23 (0.71%) Graphite
Vendors
1 1987 (61.75%) VMware
2 1620 (50.34%) Microsoft
3 1105 (34.34%) Cisco
4 796 (24.74%) Citrix
5 439 (13.64%) HP
6 296 (9.20%) NetApp
7 235 (7.30%) Red Hat
8 187 (5.81%) Dell
8 187 (5.81%) Oracle
9 159 (4.94%) Symantec
10 149 (4.63%) EMC
11 143 (4.44%) Veeam
12 141 (4.38%) IBM
13 94 (2.92%) CheckPoint
14 90 (2.80%) Intel Security
15 84 (2.61%) Juniper
16 78 (2.42%) SolarWinds
17 69 (2.14%) 3PAR
18 66 (2.05%) Apple
19 64 (1.99%) F5
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