Period
to 10 December 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £40,250 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 116 113
Rank change year-on-year +10 -3 +41
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 48 56 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.99% 1.97% 2.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 2.03% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 44 55 65
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £40,250 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% -3.75% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £49,625 £61,000 £47,800
South East median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +5.88%

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 2,329 2,765 3,007
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.32% 97.26% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1,936 2,246 2,542
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,375 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,625 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -5 24 £42,500 +10.39% 4
High Wycombe 0 12 £37,500 -37.50%
Chesham - 1 £33,000 -
Bletchley - 1 £35,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 48 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 36 (75.00%) Windows
3 28 (58.33%) VMware
4 24 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 23 (47.92%) Microsoft Azure
6 20 (41.67%) Citrix
6 20 (41.67%) ITIL
7 19 (39.58%) Microsoft
8 18 (37.50%) Office 365
9 17 (35.42%) Hyper-V
10 15 (31.25%) Citrix Certification
10 15 (31.25%) MCSE
10 15 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
11 14 (29.17%) MCSA
11 14 (29.17%) CCA
12 13 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
13 12 (25.00%) Windows Server
14 10 (20.83%) Cisco
15 8 (16.67%) SQL
15 8 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
15 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
16 7 (14.58%) PowerShell
16 7 (14.58%) XenApp
16 7 (14.58%) Finance
16 7 (14.58%) Problem-Solving
17 6 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
17 6 (12.50%) Jenkins
17 6 (12.50%) NetScaler
17 6 (12.50%) CCNA
17 6 (12.50%) SQL Server

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 4 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.25%) Confluence
2 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.17%) IIS
4 1 (2.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (47.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (37.50%) Office 365
3 8 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (6.25%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (6.25%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (6.25%) Amazon Glacier
4 3 (6.25%) Amazon S3
4 3 (6.25%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (6.25%) PaaS
4 3 (6.25%) Route 53
4 3 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.50%) NetScaler
2 5 (10.42%) Firewall
2 5 (10.42%) LAN
2 5 (10.42%) WAN
3 3 (6.25%) DNS
4 2 (4.17%) SAN
4 2 (4.17%) SNMP
4 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.17%) VPN
4 2 (4.17%) Wireless
5 1 (2.08%) DHCP
5 1 (2.08%) MPLS
5 1 (2.08%) Network Security
5 1 (2.08%) PuTTY
5 1 (2.08%) SSL
5 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.08%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 5 (10.42%) JIRA
3 4 (8.33%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.25%) Bitbucket
4 3 (6.25%) Mercurial
4 3 (6.25%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (6.25%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Legal
2 1 (2.08%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (2.08%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Data Centre
1 3 (6.25%) Fintech
1 3 (6.25%) Private Cloud
1 3 (6.25%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.08%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.08%) IVR
2 1 (2.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 36 (75.00%) Windows
2 12 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.25%) Linux
4 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 20 (41.67%) ITIL
3 7 (14.58%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (8.33%) Change Management
5 4 (8.33%) DevOps
5 4 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
6 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.25%) Auto-Scaling
6 3 (6.25%) Configuration Management
6 3 (6.25%) Continuous Delivery
6 3 (6.25%) Deployment Automation
6 3 (6.25%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.25%) Network Management
6 3 (6.25%) SDLC
6 3 (6.25%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.17%) High Availability
7 2 (4.17%) Manual Testing
7 2 (4.17%) Process Improvement
7 2 (4.17%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.67%) SQL
2 7 (14.58%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.25%) Bash Shell
3 3 (6.25%) Python
3 3 (6.25%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (31.25%) Citrix Certification
1 15 (31.25%) MCSE
1 15 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (29.17%) CCA
2 14 (29.17%) MCSA
3 6 (12.50%) CCNA
3 6 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.17%) Degree
6 1 (2.08%) CCAA
6 1 (2.08%) CCNP
6 1 (2.08%) MCITP
6 1 (2.08%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) QA
2 2 (4.17%) GDPR
3 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.08%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (35.42%) Hyper-V
3 13 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (14.58%) XenApp
5 6 (12.50%) XenDesktop
6 5 (10.42%) XenServer
7 3 (6.25%) Docker
7 3 (6.25%) Firmware
8 2 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (10.42%) XenMobile
3 3 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (6.25%) Packer
3 3 (6.25%) Terraform
4 1 (2.08%) EdgeSight
4 1 (2.08%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.08%) SCCM
4 1 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (58.33%) VMware
2 20 (41.67%) Citrix
3 19 (39.58%) Microsoft
4 10 (20.83%) Cisco
5 5 (10.42%) Ivanti
6 3 (6.25%) Atlassian
6 3 (6.25%) HP
7 2 (4.17%) Dell
7 2 (4.17%) EMC
7 2 (4.17%) EqualLogic
7 2 (4.17%) Meraki
7 2 (4.17%) NEC
7 2 (4.17%) NETGEAR
8 1 (2.08%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.08%) CheckPoint
8 1 (2.08%) McAfee
8 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds