The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £48,750 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Infrastructure Engineer
London / City of London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 139 177 234
Rank change year-on-year +38 +57  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 97 86 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.88% 1.35% 0.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 1.41% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 90 83 76
Median salary £48,750 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +7.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £35,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4908 6109 9859
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.36% 96.22% 94.91%
Number of salaries quoted 4380 5575 8455
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in the City of London

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in the City of London over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 24 June 2017, Infrastructure Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 109 (66.06%) Windows
2 96 (58.18%) VMware
3 94 (56.97%) Active Directory
4 89 (53.94%) Microsoft
5 70 (42.42%) Windows Server
6 61 (36.97%) Cisco
7 60 (36.36%) MS Exchange
8 59 (35.76%) VMware Infrastructure
9 50 (30.30%) Firewall
10 48 (29.09%) Citrix
11 47 (28.48%) DNS
11 47 (28.48%) Finance
12 45 (27.27%) SAN
13 44 (26.67%) Linux
14 41 (24.85%) SQL Server
14 41 (24.85%) Windows Server 2012
15 40 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
16 39 (23.64%) DHCP
17 38 (23.03%) Windows Server 2008
18 37 (22.42%) ITIL
18 37 (22.42%) Exchange Server 2010
19 36 (21.82%) Hyper-V
19 36 (21.82%) NetApp
20 34 (20.61%) MCSE
21 33 (20.00%) SharePoint
22 30 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
23 28 (16.97%) SQL
24 27 (16.36%) Disaster Recovery
25 26 (15.76%) CCNA
25 26 (15.76%) VoIP

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 60 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 37 (22.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 33 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 21 (12.73%) Exchange Server 2013
5 17 (10.30%) IIS
6 13 (7.88%) Skype for Business
7 10 (6.06%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (3.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 5 (3.03%) Confluence
10 3 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (1.21%) Apache
11 2 (1.21%) Exchange Server 2007
12 1 (0.61%) CloudStack
12 1 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.61%) nginx
12 1 (0.61%) SAS
12 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (4.85%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 24 (14.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (11.52%) Office 365
3 16 (9.70%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (4.85%) IaaS
4 8 (4.85%) PaaS
5 7 (4.24%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.21%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.21%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.61%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (30.30%) Firewall
2 47 (28.48%) DNS
3 45 (27.27%) SAN
4 39 (23.64%) DHCP
5 26 (15.76%) VoIP
6 25 (15.15%) VPN
7 22 (13.33%) WAN
8 18 (10.91%) NAS
9 16 (9.70%) LAN
10 10 (6.06%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (6.06%) Internet
11 9 (5.45%) Skype
12 8 (4.85%) Cisco Nexus
12 8 (4.85%) Network Security
12 8 (4.85%) TCP/IP
12 8 (4.85%) VLAN
13 7 (4.24%) DMZ
13 7 (4.24%) SSL
14 6 (3.64%) Cisco Wireless
14 6 (3.64%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (24.85%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (2.42%) MySQL
4 4 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.21%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.61%) Big Data
7 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 7 (4.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 7 (4.24%) Git (software)
1 7 (4.24%) Jenkins
2 6 (3.64%) JIRA
2 6 (3.64%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (1.21%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.61%) MSI
4 1 (0.61%) Subversion
General
1 47 (28.48%) Finance
2 20 (12.12%) Banking
3 8 (4.85%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.64%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.03%) Legal
6 2 (1.21%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.21%) Retail
7 1 (0.61%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.85%) JMS
1 8 (4.85%) Middleware
2 7 (4.24%) Web Services
3 5 (3.03%) .NET
4 3 (1.82%) XMPP
5 2 (1.21%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (1.21%) LAMP
5 2 (1.21%) SAML
5 2 (1.21%) ZeroMQ
6 1 (0.61%) Rendezvous
6 1 (0.61%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.61%) TIBCO EMS
6 1 (0.61%) Windows Identity Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.52%) Data Centre
2 9 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.24%) PKI
4 5 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.42%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.42%) Clustering
5 4 (2.42%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.42%) Replication
6 3 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (1.82%) HP Storage
7 2 (1.21%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.21%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.21%) NHS
7 2 (1.21%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.61%) EMC VNX
8 1 (0.61%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 109 (66.06%) Windows
2 70 (42.42%) Windows Server
3 44 (26.67%) Linux
4 41 (24.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 38 (23.03%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (12.73%) Unix
7 15 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (9.09%) Windows 7
8 13 (7.88%) Windows 10
9 11 (6.67%) Solaris
10 7 (4.24%) Windows 8
11 5 (3.03%) CentOS
11 5 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (2.42%) Ubuntu
13 3 (1.82%) Debian
14 2 (1.21%) Kali Linux
15 1 (0.61%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (22.42%) ITIL
2 27 (16.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 19 (11.52%) High Availability
4 12 (7.27%) Configuration Management
4 12 (7.27%) DevOps
5 10 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (5.45%) Continuous Delivery
6 9 (5.45%) Kalman Filter
7 8 (4.85%) Load Balancing
8 7 (4.24%) Market Research
8 7 (4.24%) Software Deployment
8 7 (4.24%) Time Management
9 6 (3.64%) Mathematics
9 6 (3.64%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (3.64%) Physics
9 6 (3.64%) Problem Management
9 6 (3.64%) SIEM
10 5 (3.03%) Network Design
10 5 (3.03%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 28 (16.97%) SQL
2 24 (14.55%) PowerShell
3 23 (13.94%) Python
4 13 (7.88%) Java
5 6 (3.64%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.42%) Perl
7 3 (1.82%) Ruby
7 3 (1.82%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.82%) VBScript
8 2 (1.21%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.21%) VB
9 1 (0.61%) C
9 1 (0.61%) C#
9 1 (0.61%) Go
Qualifications
1 40 (24.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (20.61%) MCSE
3 30 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (15.76%) CCNA
5 24 (14.55%) MCSA
6 22 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (9.09%) MCITP
8 12 (7.27%) MCP
9 11 (6.67%) CCNP
10 7 (4.24%) Degree
10 7 (4.24%) RHCE
11 5 (3.03%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (2.42%) CCA
12 4 (2.42%) Citrix Certification
12 4 (2.42%) JNCIA
13 3 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
14 2 (1.21%) CISSP
14 2 (1.21%) SANS
14 2 (1.21%) Security Cleared
15 1 (0.61%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.21%) QA
2 1 (0.61%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.61%) PMO
System Software
1 94 (56.97%) Active Directory
2 59 (35.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (21.82%) Hyper-V
4 21 (12.73%) vSphere
5 17 (10.30%) XenApp
6 14 (8.48%) XenDesktop
7 10 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (5.45%) Docker
9 5 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (3.03%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (2.42%) XenServer
11 3 (1.82%) VMware Server
12 2 (1.21%) pfSense
12 2 (1.21%) Terminal Services
12 2 (1.21%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (1.21%) VMware Workstation
13 1 (0.61%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.61%) NFS
13 1 (0.61%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 24 (14.55%) SCCM
2 17 (10.30%) Puppet
3 14 (8.48%) Backup Exec
3 14 (8.48%) vCenter Server
4 8 (4.85%) WSUS
5 6 (3.64%) Ansible
5 6 (3.64%) SCOM
6 5 (3.03%) Cisco CUCM
6 5 (3.03%) SolarWinds Orion
7 4 (2.42%) Cisco UCCX
8 3 (1.82%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (1.21%) Ganglia
9 2 (1.21%) Nagios
9 2 (1.21%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.21%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (1.21%) SCSM
9 2 (1.21%) Terraform
9 2 (1.21%) Trend Micro Deep Security
9 2 (1.21%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 96 (58.18%) VMware
2 89 (53.94%) Microsoft
3 61 (36.97%) Cisco
4 48 (29.09%) Citrix
5 36 (21.82%) NetApp
6 20 (12.12%) Dell
7 16 (9.70%) Juniper
8 13 (7.88%) HP
8 13 (7.88%) SolarWinds
9 12 (7.27%) Veeam
10 10 (6.06%) Symantec
11 9 (5.45%) CheckPoint
11 9 (5.45%) Red Hat
11 9 (5.45%) Veritas
12 8 (4.85%) F5
13 7 (4.24%) Blue Coat
13 7 (4.24%) Mitel
13 7 (4.24%) Oracle
13 7 (4.24%) Palo Alto
13 7 (4.24%) TIBCO
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