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The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

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

Infrastructure Engineer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 230 155 139
Rank change year-on-year -75 -16 +41
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 71 93 115
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.88% 1.70% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.95% 1.84% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 59 82 103
10th Percentile £46,250 £51,250 £41,050
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% - -
75th Percentile £79,375 £66,875 £69,375
90th Percentile £87,500 £89,000 £77,500
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £59,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +1.69% -1.67% +4.35%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 7,481 5,063 5,733
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.60% 92.59% 94.29%
Number of salaries quoted 5,676 4,510 5,032
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
25th Percentile £56,250 £52,500 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £93,750 £88,750 £83,750
90th Percentile £108,750 £105,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in the City of London

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in the City of London.

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in the City of London

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in the City of London over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in the City of London

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, Infrastructure Engineer job roles required 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 City of London region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 66 (92.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 42 (59.15%) Microsoft
3 38 (53.52%) Azure
4 31 (43.66%) VMware
5 30 (42.25%) Active Directory
6 29 (40.85%) Windows
7 24 (33.80%) PowerShell
8 23 (32.39%) Windows Server
9 21 (29.58%) AWS
9 21 (29.58%) Microsoft 365
10 17 (23.94%) Firewall
11 16 (22.54%) Finance
11 16 (22.54%) Linux
12 15 (21.13%) Citrix
12 15 (21.13%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (19.72%) Cisco
14 13 (18.31%) Python
15 12 (16.90%) Investment Management
16 11 (15.49%) ITIL
16 11 (15.49%) DNS
16 11 (15.49%) MS Exchange
16 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Intune
17 10 (14.08%) SQL
17 10 (14.08%) Asset Management
17 10 (14.08%) ITSM
17 10 (14.08%) Change Management
17 10 (14.08%) Social Skills
18 9 (12.68%) Service Management
18 9 (12.68%) Migration
18 9 (12.68%) SCCM

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 11 (15.49%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.04%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.82%) Apache
3 2 (2.82%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.41%) IIS
4 1 (1.41%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (2.82%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 38 (53.52%) Azure
2 21 (29.58%) AWS
2 21 (29.58%) Microsoft 365
3 8 (11.27%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (8.45%) IaaS
5 4 (5.63%) Power Platform
6 3 (4.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 3 (4.23%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (4.23%) Amazon ECS
6 3 (4.23%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (4.23%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (4.23%) OneDrive
6 3 (4.23%) Serverless
6 3 (4.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (2.82%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (2.82%) GCP
7 2 (2.82%) GitHub
7 2 (2.82%) Nutanix
7 2 (2.82%) SaaS
8 1 (1.41%) Google Workspace
Communications & Networking
1 17 (23.94%) Firewall
2 11 (15.49%) DNS
3 6 (8.45%) SAN
4 5 (7.04%) SMTP
5 4 (5.63%) NAS
5 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.63%) VPN
6 3 (4.23%) DHCP
6 3 (4.23%) FTP
6 3 (4.23%) LAN
6 3 (4.23%) WAN
7 2 (2.82%) ICMP
7 2 (2.82%) Network Security
7 2 (2.82%) VoIP
8 1 (1.41%) SD-WAN
8 1 (1.41%) Skype
8 1 (1.41%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.23%) Big Data
1 3 (4.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.41%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Chocolatey
1 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (22.54%) Finance
2 10 (14.08%) Social Skills
3 6 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.04%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 4 (5.63%) Banking
6 3 (4.23%) Aerospace
6 3 (4.23%) Aviation
6 3 (4.23%) Legal
6 3 (4.23%) Retail
7 2 (2.82%) Front Office
7 2 (2.82%) International Banking
7 2 (2.82%) Investment Banking
7 2 (2.82%) Publishing
8 1 (1.41%) Advertising
8 1 (1.41%) Law
8 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (1.41%) Public Sector
8 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.23%) .NET
2 2 (2.82%) Middleware
3 1 (1.41%) LDAP
3 1 (1.41%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.63%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (4.23%) Data Centre
2 3 (4.23%) Public Cloud
3 2 (2.82%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.82%) Replication
3 2 (2.82%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.41%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.41%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 29 (40.85%) Windows
2 23 (32.39%) Windows Server
3 16 (22.54%) Linux
4 9 (12.68%) Windows 10
5 5 (7.04%) Unix
6 4 (5.63%) Windows Server 2016
7 3 (4.23%) HPUX
7 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2019
8 2 (2.82%) CentOS
9 1 (1.41%) SUSE
9 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (92.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 12 (16.90%) Investment Management
3 11 (15.49%) ITIL
4 10 (14.08%) Asset Management
4 10 (14.08%) Change Management
4 10 (14.08%) ITSM
5 9 (12.68%) Continuous Improvement
5 9 (12.68%) DevOps
5 9 (12.68%) Migration
5 9 (12.68%) Service Management
6 8 (11.27%) Infrastructure as Code
7 6 (8.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (8.45%) Problem-Solving
8 5 (7.04%) Fund Management
8 5 (7.04%) Mentoring
8 5 (7.04%) Platform Engineering
8 5 (7.04%) Technical Leadership
9 4 (5.63%) Server Management
9 4 (5.63%) Service Delivery
10 3 (4.23%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (33.80%) PowerShell
2 13 (18.31%) Python
3 10 (14.08%) SQL
4 3 (4.23%) Bash
4 3 (4.23%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.41%) Go
5 1 (1.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.23%) MCSE
3 2 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.82%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.82%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.41%) CBAP
4 1 (1.41%) CCNA
4 1 (1.41%) CCNP
4 1 (1.41%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.41%) MCSA
4 1 (1.41%) PMP
4 1 (1.41%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) SLA
2 1 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 30 (42.25%) Active Directory
2 15 (21.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (9.86%) XenApp
4 5 (7.04%) XenDesktop
5 4 (5.63%) Hyper-V
6 3 (4.23%) Ceph
6 3 (4.23%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (4.23%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.82%) VMware NSX
8 1 (1.41%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 1 (1.41%) Docker
8 1 (1.41%) Firmware
8 1 (1.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (15.49%) Microsoft Intune
2 9 (12.68%) SCCM
3 7 (9.86%) Terraform
4 6 (8.45%) Ansible
5 4 (5.63%) Kubernetes
5 4 (5.63%) SCOM
6 3 (4.23%) Single Sign-On
6 3 (4.23%) vCenter Server
7 2 (2.82%) Backup Exec
7 2 (2.82%) Nagios
7 2 (2.82%) NetBackup
7 2 (2.82%) vMotion
7 2 (2.82%) vRealize
8 1 (1.41%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 1 (1.41%) Grafana
8 1 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.41%) Packer
8 1 (1.41%) Prometheus
8 1 (1.41%) Puppet
8 1 (1.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 42 (59.15%) Microsoft
2 31 (43.66%) VMware
3 15 (21.13%) Citrix
4 14 (19.72%) Cisco
5 7 (9.86%) SolarWinds
6 6 (8.45%) ServiceNow
7 4 (5.63%) CheckPoint
7 4 (5.63%) EMC
7 4 (5.63%) HP
7 4 (5.63%) iManage
7 4 (5.63%) NetMotion Wireless
8 3 (4.23%) Dell
8 3 (4.23%) Google
8 3 (4.23%) NetApp
8 3 (4.23%) Nimble Storage
9 2 (2.82%) Commvault
9 2 (2.82%) Veritas
10 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.41%) Sophos
10 1 (1.41%) Symantec