The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Infrastructure Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 648 682 752
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +70
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 310 264 197
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.25% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.26% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 268 224 166
Average salary £45,250 £46,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.63% -3.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +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
97552 100837 99178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.12% 96.44% 96.24%
Number of salaries quoted 81926 83590 79842
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer within the UK.

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 within the UK.

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +38 276 £46,500 -2.10% 27
South East +12 75 £46,500 +9.41% 5
London -34 73 £51,500 -6.36% 8
Yorkshire +37 45 £50,000 +42.85% 3
West Yorkshire +22 37 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Leeds +21 31 £50,000 +17.64% 2
West Midlands +13 30 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Berkshire +22 24 £43,250 -27.91% 3
Birmingham - 24 £38,750 - 2
Surrey +15 23 £46,250 -2.63% 2
East of England -10 23 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Hampshire +20 21 £50,000 +25.00%
Hertfordshire -13 16 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Wales +4 14 £36,000 -18.18% 2
South Wales +1 14 £36,000 -18.18% 2
Portsmouth - 14 £50,000 -
City of London +44 13 £45,000 -14.28% 5
South West +2 13 £43,750 -10.25% 4
Bracknell - 13 £46,500 -
Scotland +8 11 £45,000 - 1
North West +3 11 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Hemel Hempstead -12 11 £45,000 -10.00%
East Midlands +4 10 £37,500 -28.57%
South Yorkshire - 10 £50,000 -
Sheffield - 10 £50,000 -
Manchester +22 8 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Glasgow - 8 £45,000 - 1
Southampton +12 7 £47,500 +46.15%
Bristol - 7 £45,000 - 2
Reading +10 5 £37,500 +7.14% 2

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Infrastructure Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Infrastructure Engineer in their job title.

1 445 (80.91%) Windows
2 373 (67.82%) VMware
3 338 (61.45%) Microsoft
4 314 (57.09%) Active Directory
5 302 (54.91%) Windows Server
6 244 (44.36%) VMware Infrastructure
7 197 (35.82%) Cisco
8 195 (35.45%) MS Exchange
9 176 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 175 (31.82%) SAN
11 151 (27.45%) Windows Server 2008
12 141 (25.64%) ITIL
13 140 (25.45%) MS Excel
14 134 (24.36%) DNS
15 133 (24.18%) Citrix
16 128 (23.27%) Firewall
17 126 (22.91%) Linux
18 121 (22.00%) SQL
19 113 (20.55%) Hyper-V
20 112 (20.36%) WAN
21 110 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
22 105 (19.09%) SQL Server
23 102 (18.55%) DHCP
24 100 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
24 100 (18.18%) Lync
25 99 (18.00%) LAN
26 97 (17.64%) Exchange Server 2010
27 92 (16.73%) HP
28 87 (15.82%) MCSE
28 87 (15.82%) SCCM

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Infrastructure Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Senior Infrastructure Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 195 (35.45%) MS Exchange
2 100 (18.18%) Lync
3 97 (17.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 59 (10.73%) IIS
5 53 (9.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 38 (6.91%) SharePoint
7 29 (5.27%) Exchange Server 2007
8 18 (3.27%) Apache
9 17 (3.09%) CloudStack
10 12 (2.18%) Tomcat
11 8 (1.45%) WebSphere
12 7 (1.27%) WebLogic
13 6 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
13 6 (1.09%) JBoss
14 4 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 2 (0.36%) Jetty
15 2 (0.36%) nginx
15 2 (0.36%) Node.js
15 2 (0.36%) OpenStack
15 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 140 (25.45%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.18%) MS Office
3 5 (0.91%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 100 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 75 (13.64%) Amazon AWS
2 75 (13.64%) Office 365
3 17 (3.09%) PaaS
4 11 (2.00%) IaaS
5 10 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
6 9 (1.64%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (0.73%) SaaS
8 2 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.18%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.18%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 175 (31.82%) SAN
2 134 (24.36%) DNS
3 128 (23.27%) Firewall
4 112 (20.36%) WAN
5 102 (18.55%) DHCP
6 99 (18.00%) LAN
7 66 (12.00%) TCP/IP
8 51 (9.27%) NAS
9 46 (8.36%) VPN
10 38 (6.91%) Network Security
11 27 (4.91%) Wireless
12 26 (4.73%) Internet
13 24 (4.36%) VoIP
14 20 (3.64%) Cisco ASA
14 20 (3.64%) VLAN
15 15 (2.73%) Skype
16 14 (2.55%) SMTP
17 12 (2.18%) Remote Desktop
18 11 (2.00%) MPLS
19 10 (1.82%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (19.09%) SQL Server
2 35 (6.36%) MySQL
3 20 (3.64%) Informix
4 17 (3.09%) PostgreSQL
4 17 (3.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (1.64%) Big Data
5 9 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 8 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (1.27%) DB2
8 6 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (0.55%) Firebird
9 3 (0.55%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.36%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.18%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (0.18%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.18%) HBase
11 1 (0.18%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.18%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.18%) Redis
Development Applications
1 3 (0.55%) Git (software)
1 3 (0.55%) Hudson
1 3 (0.55%) Jenkins
1 3 (0.55%) JIRA
2 2 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.36%) WinDbg
3 1 (0.18%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.18%) Subversion
General
1 66 (12.00%) Finance
2 23 (4.18%) Back Office
3 17 (3.09%) Retail
4 15 (2.73%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.36%) Legal
6 11 (2.00%) Law
7 7 (1.27%) Advertising
7 7 (1.27%) Games
8 6 (1.09%) Banking
9 5 (0.91%) Automotive
10 3 (0.55%) Electronics
11 1 (0.18%) Local Government
11 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (4.91%) MSMQ
2 23 (4.18%) Web Services
3 17 (3.09%) .NET
4 14 (2.55%) LAMP
5 5 (0.91%) COM
6 4 (0.73%) Middleware
7 3 (0.55%) CSS
7 3 (0.55%) Software Packaging
8 2 (0.36%) ELK Stack
8 2 (0.36%) Flash
8 2 (0.36%) Java EE
8 2 (0.36%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (0.36%) WAP
9 1 (0.18%) 802.1X
9 1 (0.18%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (0.18%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 78 (14.18%) Data Centre
2 53 (9.64%) Clustering
3 31 (5.64%) EMC VNX
4 30 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (3.09%) Management Information System
6 14 (2.55%) Blackberry
7 13 (2.36%) Hybrid Cloud
8 12 (2.18%) Driving Licence
9 11 (2.00%) Private Cloud
10 10 (1.82%) EqualLogic
11 8 (1.45%) Visualisation
12 7 (1.27%) NHS
13 6 (1.09%) Client/Server
13 6 (1.09%) Enterprise Storage
13 6 (1.09%) HP StoreVirtual
14 5 (0.91%) Replication
15 4 (0.73%) IBM XIV
15 4 (0.73%) Statistics
16 3 (0.55%) Fintech
16 3 (0.55%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 445 (80.91%) Windows
2 302 (54.91%) Windows Server
3 176 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 151 (27.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 126 (22.91%) Linux
6 49 (8.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 45 (8.18%) Unix
8 31 (5.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (2.36%) Data ONTAP
10 8 (1.45%) CentOS
11 6 (1.09%) Solaris
11 6 (1.09%) Windows 10
12 4 (0.73%) Windows 7
13 3 (0.55%) Fedora
13 3 (0.55%) Windows 8
14 2 (0.36%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.18%) Android
15 1 (0.18%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.18%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (25.64%) ITIL
2 58 (10.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 56 (10.18%) Project Management
4 54 (9.82%) Mentoring
5 40 (7.27%) Load Balancing
6 39 (7.09%) Migration
7 31 (5.64%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (4.18%) DevOps
9 20 (3.64%) Coaching
10 19 (3.45%) Incident Management
10 19 (3.45%) Server Building
11 18 (3.27%) Business Continuity
11 18 (3.27%) Network Management
12 17 (3.09%) High Availability
12 17 (3.09%) Service Delivery
13 14 (2.55%) Service Management
14 13 (2.36%) Asset Management
14 13 (2.36%) Performance Tuning
15 12 (2.18%) Project Planning
15 12 (2.18%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 121 (22.00%) SQL
2 38 (6.91%) Perl
2 38 (6.91%) PowerShell
3 32 (5.82%) Python
4 30 (5.45%) Bash Shell
5 24 (4.36%) Ruby
6 16 (2.91%) Java
7 12 (2.18%) C#
8 8 (1.45%) C
9 5 (0.91%) R
10 4 (0.73%) C++
10 4 (0.73%) Haskell
10 4 (0.73%) PHP
11 2 (0.36%) VBScript
12 1 (0.18%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.18%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 110 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 87 (15.82%) MCSE
3 78 (14.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 72 (13.09%) Cisco Certification
5 65 (11.82%) CCNA
6 42 (7.64%) Degree
7 36 (6.55%) MCSA
8 24 (4.36%) MCITP
8 24 (4.36%) Security Cleared
9 23 (4.18%) CCNP
9 23 (4.18%) MCP
10 18 (3.27%) SC Cleared
11 14 (2.55%) Citrix Certification
11 14 (2.55%) ITIL Certification
11 14 (2.55%) MCTS
12 12 (2.18%) CCA
13 7 (1.27%) CCIE
14 6 (1.09%) VCP5
15 5 (0.91%) DV Cleared
16 4 (0.73%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 23 (4.18%) SLA
3 6 (1.09%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.36%) QA
5 1 (0.18%) DICOM
5 1 (0.18%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 314 (57.09%) Active Directory
2 244 (44.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 113 (20.55%) Hyper-V
4 73 (13.27%) XenApp
5 56 (10.18%) vSphere
6 32 (5.82%) VMware ESX
6 32 (5.82%) VMware ESXi
7 21 (3.82%) XenDesktop
8 14 (2.55%) VMware Server
9 13 (2.36%) Terminal Services
9 13 (2.36%) XenServer
10 10 (1.82%) VMware Workstation
11 9 (1.64%) Forefront TMG
12 8 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 7 (1.27%) Microsoft App-V
14 6 (1.09%) ISA Server
15 5 (0.91%) Xen
16 4 (0.73%) DFS Replication
16 4 (0.73%) Firmware
16 4 (0.73%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 87 (15.82%) SCCM
2 67 (12.18%) SCOM
3 36 (6.55%) Nagios
4 28 (5.09%) Cacti
4 28 (5.09%) NetBackup
5 25 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
6 21 (3.82%) Salt
6 21 (3.82%) WSUS
7 19 (3.45%) Graphite
8 17 (3.09%) Grafana
8 17 (3.09%) Opsview
9 15 (2.73%) FortiGate
10 12 (2.18%) Backup Exec
10 12 (2.18%) Puppet
11 11 (2.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 11 (2.00%) SCVMM
12 10 (1.82%) HP Data Protector
12 10 (1.82%) Windows Intune
13 9 (1.64%) EMC VPLEX
13 9 (1.64%) MOM
Vendors
1 373 (67.82%) VMware
2 338 (61.45%) Microsoft
3 197 (35.82%) Cisco
4 133 (24.18%) Citrix
5 92 (16.73%) HP
6 70 (12.73%) Dell
7 52 (9.45%) NetApp
8 44 (8.00%) EMC
9 37 (6.73%) Red Hat
10 34 (6.18%) Symantec
11 33 (6.00%) Oracle
12 31 (5.64%) SolarWinds
13 28 (5.09%) Dell Compellent
14 27 (4.91%) F5
15 14 (2.55%) IBM
15 14 (2.55%) Veeam
16 13 (2.36%) Google
17 10 (1.82%) McAfee
17 10 (1.82%) WatchGuard
18 9 (1.64%) Sophos
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £47559 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Godalming, Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Venturi
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Car allowance, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lockheed Martin
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
BAE Systems Applied Intelligence Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Chassam Contract
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol Area
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k - 50k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Generous Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Yorkshire Water
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum depending on experience + pension + bonus
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 17 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Chess Telecom
Posted: 19 days ago
South West London
Talent Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Law Society
Salary: From £35,373 to £41,616 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago