Period
to 25 September 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Engineer
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 135 115
Rank change year-on-year +25 -20 +52
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 44 36 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.71% 1.27% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.77% 1.30% 2.10%
Number of salaries quoted 53 34 54
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -7.41% +1.25%
10th Percentile £31,300 £28,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £53,615 £58,375 £46,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2,491 2,768 2,959
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.04% 97.36% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2,058 2,226 2,453
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.93%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 25 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +11 24 £45,000 +22.45% 8
High Wycombe -10 12 £40,750 -22.38% 1
Aylesbury +30 2 £41,500 +18.57%
Chesham - 1 £33,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, Infrastructure Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 44 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 35 (79.55%) Windows
3 24 (54.55%) VMware
4 21 (47.73%) Windows Server
5 18 (40.91%) Active Directory
6 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
6 15 (34.09%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (31.82%) SQL
7 14 (31.82%) Firewall
8 13 (29.55%) ITIL
8 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (27.27%) LAN
9 12 (27.27%) Citrix
9 12 (27.27%) WAN
10 11 (25.00%) Cisco
11 10 (22.73%) MS Exchange
11 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
11 10 (22.73%) Office 365
12 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (18.18%) SAN
13 8 (18.18%) DNS
13 8 (18.18%) PowerShell
14 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (15.91%) Jenkins
14 7 (15.91%) Amazon AWS
14 7 (15.91%) Web Services
14 7 (15.91%) CCNA
14 7 (15.91%) Cisco Certification
14 7 (15.91%) Finance

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 10 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.36%) SharePoint
3 4 (9.09%) Confluence
3 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.55%) IIS
5 1 (2.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (22.73%) Office 365
3 7 (15.91%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (9.09%) PaaS
5 3 (6.82%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (6.82%) Amazon ELB
5 3 (6.82%) Amazon Glacier
5 3 (6.82%) Amazon S3
5 3 (6.82%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (6.82%) Route 53
5 3 (6.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (31.82%) Firewall
2 12 (27.27%) LAN
2 12 (27.27%) WAN
3 8 (18.18%) DNS
3 8 (18.18%) SAN
4 6 (13.64%) DHCP
5 5 (11.36%) TCP/IP
5 5 (11.36%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (9.09%) Wireless
7 3 (6.82%) VPN
7 3 (6.82%) WLAN
8 2 (4.55%) NetScaler
8 2 (4.55%) SNMP
9 1 (2.27%) MPLS
9 1 (2.27%) PuTTY
9 1 (2.27%) SSL
9 1 (2.27%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Jenkins
2 6 (13.64%) JIRA
3 4 (9.09%) Bitbucket
3 4 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 4 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (9.09%) TeamCity
4 3 (6.82%) Mercurial
General
1 7 (15.91%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Legal
2 1 (2.27%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.91%) Web Services
2 1 (2.27%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (6.82%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.82%) Fintech
2 3 (6.82%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.27%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.27%) IVR
3 1 (2.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 35 (79.55%) Windows
2 21 (47.73%) Windows Server
3 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (15.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (11.36%) Linux
6 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.55%) Windows 10
7 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 13 (29.55%) ITIL
3 6 (13.64%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (11.36%) DevOps
5 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.09%) Change Management
5 4 (9.09%) Deployment Automation
5 4 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 4 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (9.09%) SDLC
6 3 (6.82%) Auto-Scaling
6 3 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (6.82%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.82%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (6.82%) Data Protection
6 3 (6.82%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 3 (6.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.82%) Release Automation
6 3 (6.82%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.55%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.82%) SQL
2 8 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.82%) Bash Shell
3 3 (6.82%) Python
3 3 (6.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (15.91%) CCNA
2 7 (15.91%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (13.64%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (9.09%) CCNP
4 4 (9.09%) MCP
5 3 (6.82%) MCSE
5 3 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (4.55%) CCA
6 2 (4.55%) Degree
6 2 (4.55%) MCSA
7 1 (2.27%) CCAA
7 1 (2.27%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) QA
2 2 (4.55%) GDPR
2 2 (4.55%) SLA
3 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 15 (34.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (13.64%) Hyper-V
4 4 (9.09%) Docker
5 3 (6.82%) Firmware
5 3 (6.82%) XenApp
6 2 (4.55%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (4.55%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.27%) vSphere
7 1 (2.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) SCCM
2 4 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (9.09%) Packer
2 4 (9.09%) Terraform
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (6.82%) SCOM
4 2 (4.55%) WSUS
5 1 (2.27%) EdgeSight
5 1 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.27%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 24 (54.55%) VMware
2 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
3 12 (27.27%) Citrix
4 11 (25.00%) Cisco
5 6 (13.64%) NetApp
6 5 (11.36%) Meraki
7 4 (9.09%) Atlassian
7 4 (9.09%) Ivanti
7 4 (9.09%) SolarWinds
8 3 (6.82%) HP
8 3 (6.82%) Palo Alto
8 3 (6.82%) Veeam
9 2 (4.55%) Avaya
9 2 (4.55%) Dell
9 2 (4.55%) EMC
9 2 (4.55%) EqualLogic
9 2 (4.55%) NEC
9 2 (4.55%) NETGEAR
10 1 (2.27%) 3PAR
10 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint