Period
to 28 October 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Infrastructure Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Infrastructure Engineering over the 6 months to 28 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Engineering
London > Central London
6 months to
28 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 87 127 123
Rank change year-on-year +40 -4 -20
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering 135 323 380
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 3.22% 2.54% 2.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.44% 2.72% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 121 294 367
Median annual salary £62,500 £59,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.04% +8.18% +15.79%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,950 £37,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £85,000 £83,000
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% +4.76%

Infrastructure Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,921 11,863 13,075
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 93.54% 93.26% 92.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3,435 10,390 11,670
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £43,750 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £98,750 £95,000 £93,750
London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%

Infrastructure Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Infrastructure Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineering in Central London

Infrastructure Engineering
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering in Central London.

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineering in Central London

Infrastructure Engineering
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering in Central London over the 6 months to 28 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineering in Central London

Infrastructure Engineering
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering within the Central London region over the 6 months to 28 October 2020. 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
City of London +40 117 £61,250 +2.08% 19
West End of London +30 1 £37,500 -31.82%
City of Westminster +17 1 - -
Infrastructure Engineering
London

For the 6 months to 28 October 2020, IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Central London region with a requirement for Infrastructure Engineering.

1 94 (69.63%) Windows
2 76 (56.30%) Azure
3 68 (50.37%) Windows Server
4 65 (48.15%) Microsoft
5 62 (45.93%) Active Directory
6 53 (39.26%) VMware
7 44 (32.59%) Office 365
8 42 (31.11%) Finance
9 41 (30.37%) PowerShell
10 37 (27.41%) Linux
11 36 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 34 (25.19%) VMware Infrastructure
13 29 (21.48%) ITIL
14 27 (20.00%) Hyper-V
15 26 (19.26%) SAN
16 24 (17.78%) AWS
17 22 (16.30%) Migration
17 22 (16.30%) Firewall
18 20 (14.81%) Python
18 20 (14.81%) IaaS
19 19 (14.07%) HP
19 19 (14.07%) ITSM
20 18 (13.33%) Citrix
20 18 (13.33%) Mentoring
21 17 (12.59%) DevOps
22 16 (11.85%) Cisco
22 16 (11.85%) Service Management
22 16 (11.85%) SCCM
23 15 (11.11%) DNS
23 15 (11.11%) SQL Server

Infrastructure Engineering
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 (7.41%) MS Exchange
1 10 (7.41%) SharePoint
2 7 (5.19%) IIS
3 3 (2.22%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.74%) Apache
4 1 (0.74%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.74%) Apache Synapse
4 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.74%) Smallworld
Applications
1 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.74%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.74%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 76 (56.30%) Azure
2 44 (32.59%) Office 365
3 24 (17.78%) AWS
4 20 (14.81%) IaaS
5 14 (10.37%) SaaS
6 8 (5.93%) PaaS
7 7 (5.19%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (5.19%) OneDrive
8 3 (2.22%) Power Platform
9 2 (1.48%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (1.48%) Serverless
10 1 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.74%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.74%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.74%) Datadog
10 1 (0.74%) iPaaS
10 1 (0.74%) PowerApps
10 1 (0.74%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 26 (19.26%) SAN
2 22 (16.30%) Firewall
3 15 (11.11%) DNS
4 14 (10.37%) WAN
5 10 (7.41%) DHCP
6 6 (4.44%) TCP/IP
7 5 (3.70%) BGP
7 5 (3.70%) LAN
7 5 (3.70%) OSPF
7 5 (3.70%) Skype
8 4 (2.96%) MPLS
8 4 (2.96%) VLAN
9 3 (2.22%) DSL
9 3 (2.22%) Internet
9 3 (2.22%) IPsec
9 3 (2.22%) Kerberos
9 3 (2.22%) Network Security
9 3 (2.22%) SDH
9 3 (2.22%) SNMP
9 3 (2.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.44%) Big Data
3 5 (3.70%) Tableau
4 3 (2.22%) Hadoop
4 3 (2.22%) Tableau Server
5 2 (1.48%) MySQL
5 2 (1.48%) Power BI
6 1 (0.74%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.74%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.74%) GIS
6 1 (0.74%) Looker
6 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Git (software)
1 4 (2.96%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.22%) Artifactory
2 3 (2.22%) RStudio
2 3 (2.22%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.74%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.74%) GitLab
3 1 (0.74%) JIRA
3 1 (0.74%) TeamCity
General
1 42 (31.11%) Finance
2 8 (5.93%) Law
3 4 (2.96%) Front Office
3 4 (2.96%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.22%) Banking
4 3 (2.22%) Publishing
5 2 (1.48%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.74%) Advertising
6 1 (0.74%) Back Office
6 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 83 (61.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (17.04%) Azure Engineer
3 22 (16.30%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
4 16 (11.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 15 (11.11%) IT Engineer
5 15 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (10.37%) Network Engineer
7 13 (9.63%) Hyper-V Engineer
8 12 (8.89%) Storage Engineer
9 11 (8.15%) VMware Engineer
9 11 (8.15%) Windows Engineer
10 9 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
11 8 (5.93%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (5.19%) Architect
13 6 (4.44%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
13 6 (4.44%) Security Engineer
13 6 (4.44%) Technical Leader
14 5 (3.70%) Infrastructure Team Leader
14 5 (3.70%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
14 5 (3.70%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.44%) LDAP
2 5 (3.70%) Sensu
3 3 (2.22%) .NET
3 3 (2.22%) Shiny
4 2 (1.48%) JSON
4 2 (1.48%) Middleware
5 1 (0.74%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.74%) J2EE
5 1 (0.74%) Kafka
5 1 (0.74%) Spring
5 1 (0.74%) Spring Boot
5 1 (0.74%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.63%) Public Cloud
2 8 (5.93%) Private Cloud
3 6 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (4.44%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.70%) Data Centre
4 5 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (3.70%) Replication
5 4 (2.96%) Client/Server
5 4 (2.96%) User Experience
6 3 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.48%) Cloud Native
7 2 (1.48%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (0.74%) Clustering
8 1 (0.74%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.74%) Fibre Optics
8 1 (0.74%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.74%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.74%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (0.74%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 94 (69.63%) Windows
2 68 (50.37%) Windows Server
3 37 (27.41%) Linux
4 36 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (11.11%) Windows Server 2016
5 15 (11.11%) Windows Server 2019
6 10 (7.41%) Windows 10
7 5 (3.70%) CentOS
7 5 (3.70%) Fedora
7 5 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (3.70%) Ubuntu
7 5 (3.70%) Unix
8 4 (2.96%) Debian
8 4 (2.96%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (2.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (21.48%) ITIL
2 22 (16.30%) Migration
3 19 (14.07%) ITSM
4 18 (13.33%) Mentoring
5 17 (12.59%) DevOps
6 16 (11.85%) Service Management
7 14 (10.37%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (9.63%) Configuration Management
9 11 (8.15%) Continuous Improvement
9 11 (8.15%) Fintech
9 11 (8.15%) Problem Management
9 11 (8.15%) Project Delivery
9 11 (8.15%) Server Virtualisation
10 9 (6.67%) Change Control
10 9 (6.67%) Infrastructure as Code
10 9 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
11 7 (5.19%) Business Continuity
12 6 (4.44%) Open Source
12 6 (4.44%) Technical Leadership
13 5 (3.70%) Proactive Maintenance
Programming Languages
1 41 (30.37%) PowerShell
2 20 (14.81%) Python
3 14 (10.37%) Bash Shell
4 12 (8.89%) SQL
5 5 (3.70%) Ruby
6 3 (2.22%) Groovy
6 3 (2.22%) R
6 3 (2.22%) VBScript
7 2 (1.48%) C
7 2 (1.48%) Java
8 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.74%) Perl
8 1 (0.74%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (5.93%) Degree
1 8 (5.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (5.19%) MCSE
3 5 (3.70%) CCNP
4 3 (2.22%) CCNA
5 2 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.74%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.74%) CCDP
6 1 (0.74%) CCMSE
6 1 (0.74%) CCSP
6 1 (0.74%) CISSP
6 1 (0.74%) MCP
6 1 (0.74%) MCSA
6 1 (0.74%) RHCE
6 1 (0.74%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (0.74%) VCAP
6 1 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.89%) SLA
2 2 (1.48%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (0.74%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.74%) GDPR
3 1 (0.74%) QA
System Software
1 62 (45.93%) Active Directory
2 34 (25.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.19%) XenApp
5 6 (4.44%) Virtual Desktop
5 6 (4.44%) XenDesktop
6 4 (2.96%) Docker
6 4 (2.96%) vSphere
7 3 (2.22%) Samba
7 3 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.74%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.74%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.74%) Xen
Systems Management
1 16 (11.85%) SCCM
2 14 (10.37%) Puppet
2 14 (10.37%) Terraform
3 12 (8.89%) Ansible
4 11 (8.15%) Microsoft Intune
5 8 (5.93%) Microsoft Clustering
5 8 (5.93%) WSUS
6 7 (5.19%) Nagios
7 6 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (2.96%) Kubernetes
8 4 (2.96%) SCOM
8 4 (2.96%) SCVMM
9 3 (2.22%) Ambari
9 3 (2.22%) Hadoop YARN
9 3 (2.22%) NetBackup
9 3 (2.22%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 1 (0.74%) Cacti
10 1 (0.74%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.74%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.74%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 65 (48.15%) Microsoft
2 53 (39.26%) VMware
3 19 (14.07%) HP
4 18 (13.33%) Citrix
5 16 (11.85%) Cisco
6 7 (5.19%) EMC
7 6 (4.44%) Veeam
8 5 (3.70%) SolarWinds
9 3 (2.22%) 3PAR
9 3 (2.22%) Aruba
9 3 (2.22%) Cloudera
9 3 (2.22%) Fortinet
9 3 (2.22%) Juniper
9 3 (2.22%) Meraki
9 3 (2.22%) NetApp
9 3 (2.22%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.22%) WatchGuard
10 2 (1.48%) AppDynamics
10 2 (1.48%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.48%) Dell