Period
to 23 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Engineering
Central London > City of London
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 100 152
Rank change year-on-year -36 +52 +73
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering 258 305 244
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.36% 3.01% 1.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 3.29% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 242 290 224
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £47,750 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.18% -8.17% +9.47%
10th Percentile £36,825 £36,700 £35,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £68,750 £76,250
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £49,155 £52,500
% change year-on-year +11.89% -6.37% +12.30%

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10,070 9,268 11,334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 92.21% 91.51% 91.57%
Number of salaries quoted 8,971 8,355 10,371
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,000 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £92,500 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

Infrastructure Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Infrastructure Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineering in the City of London

Infrastructure Engineering
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering in the City of London.

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineering in the City of London

Infrastructure Engineering
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering in the City of London over the 6 months to 23 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineering in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 September 2018, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Infrastructure Engineering.

1 175 (67.83%) Windows
2 137 (53.10%) Active Directory
3 122 (47.29%) Windows Server
4 118 (45.74%) Microsoft Azure
5 117 (45.35%) Office 365
6 107 (41.47%) VMware
7 104 (40.31%) Microsoft
8 103 (39.92%) Finance
9 92 (35.66%) PowerShell
10 91 (35.27%) Windows Server 2012
11 89 (34.50%) DNS
12 86 (33.33%) DevOps
13 82 (31.78%) Firewall
14 78 (30.23%) DHCP
15 73 (28.29%) Amazon AWS
16 71 (27.52%) Windows Server 2008
16 71 (27.52%) Linux
17 67 (25.97%) VMware Infrastructure
18 66 (25.58%) MS Exchange
19 62 (24.03%) Hyper-V
20 51 (19.77%) SAN
21 48 (18.60%) Citrix
22 46 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
23 45 (17.44%) Migration
24 43 (16.67%) ITIL
25 42 (16.28%) Data Centre
26 39 (15.12%) WAN
26 39 (15.12%) Cisco
27 38 (14.73%) Python
28 37 (14.34%) VPN

Infrastructure Engineering
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 66 (25.58%) MS Exchange
2 31 (12.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (9.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (5.43%) SharePoint
5 8 (3.10%) Skype for Business
6 7 (2.71%) Apache
6 7 (2.71%) Apache Spark
7 5 (1.94%) OpenStack
8 4 (1.55%) IIS
8 4 (1.55%) nginx
9 3 (1.16%) Confluence
9 3 (1.16%) Oracle Workflow
9 3 (1.16%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.78%) GemFire
10 2 (0.78%) NServiceBus
11 1 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.39%) JBoss
11 1 (0.39%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 22 (8.53%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 118 (45.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 117 (45.35%) Office 365
3 73 (28.29%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (6.59%) G Suite
5 12 (4.65%) IaaS
6 9 (3.49%) Google Cloud Platform
7 8 (3.10%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (3.10%) PaaS
8 7 (2.71%) OneDrive
9 6 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
9 6 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
10 5 (1.94%) Dynamics 365
11 4 (1.55%) Mimecast
11 4 (1.55%) SaaS
11 4 (1.55%) Serverless
12 3 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.78%) Amazon ElastiCache
13 2 (0.78%) Datadog
13 2 (0.78%) GitHub
13 2 (0.78%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 89 (34.50%) DNS
2 82 (31.78%) Firewall
3 78 (30.23%) DHCP
4 51 (19.77%) SAN
5 39 (15.12%) WAN
6 37 (14.34%) VPN
7 33 (12.79%) TCP/IP
8 32 (12.40%) LAN
9 20 (7.75%) Skype
9 20 (7.75%) VLAN
10 14 (5.43%) VoIP
11 12 (4.65%) MPLS
11 12 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
12 7 (2.71%) Cisco IOS
12 7 (2.71%) Internet
12 7 (2.71%) IPsec
12 7 (2.71%) NAS
12 7 (2.71%) NX-OS
13 6 (2.33%) NetScaler
13 6 (2.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (12.79%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.65%) MySQL
3 10 (3.88%) Amazon RDS
4 8 (3.10%) Big Data
5 6 (2.33%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.94%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.94%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.94%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.94%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.55%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.16%) Apache Hive
8 3 (1.16%) Oracle Database
8 3 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.78%) Blockchain
9 2 (0.78%) Couchbase
9 2 (0.78%) InfluxDB
9 2 (0.78%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.78%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 17 (6.59%) Jenkins
2 10 (3.88%) Git (software)
3 8 (3.10%) JIRA
4 3 (1.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.78%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.39%) AppVeyor
6 1 (0.39%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.39%) git-flow
6 1 (0.39%) GitLab
6 1 (0.39%) Maven
6 1 (0.39%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.39%) Travis CI
General
1 103 (39.92%) Finance
2 17 (6.59%) Banking
2 17 (6.59%) Law
3 10 (3.88%) Legal
4 9 (3.49%) Advertising
5 7 (2.71%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.94%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.94%) Marketing
7 4 (1.55%) Back Office
8 3 (1.16%) Games
8 3 (1.16%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.78%) Retail
10 1 (0.39%) International Banking
10 1 (0.39%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 178 (68.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 41 (15.89%) Support Engineer
3 40 (15.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 33 (12.79%) Infrastructure Support
5 32 (12.40%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 27 (10.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 24 (9.30%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 23 (8.91%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 20 (7.75%) Administrator
10 19 (7.36%) Windows Engineer
11 17 (6.59%) IT Engineer
12 16 (6.20%) 3rd Line Support
12 16 (6.20%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 16 (6.20%) Azure Engineer
12 16 (6.20%) Systems Administrator
13 14 (5.43%) Cloud Engineer
13 14 (5.43%) Network Engineer
14 13 (5.04%) Security Engineer
14 13 (5.04%) Server Engineer
14 13 (5.04%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.65%) Web Services
2 6 (2.33%) Elastic Stack
2 6 (2.33%) Middleware
3 5 (1.94%) Kafka
4 4 (1.55%) Swagger
4 4 (1.55%) X-Windows
5 3 (1.16%) .NET
5 3 (1.16%) LAMP
5 3 (1.16%) REST
6 2 (0.78%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.78%) Memcached
6 2 (0.78%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (0.78%) RESTful
7 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.39%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (0.39%) LEMP Stack
7 1 (0.39%) Node.js
7 1 (0.39%) SOAP
7 1 (0.39%) Spring
7 1 (0.39%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 42 (16.28%) Data Centre
2 27 (10.47%) PKI
3 19 (7.36%) Computer Science
4 18 (6.98%) Fintech
5 17 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (5.43%) Management Information System
7 11 (4.26%) Public Cloud
8 10 (3.88%) Private Cloud
9 9 (3.49%) Clustering
10 8 (3.10%) EMC VMAX
11 7 (2.71%) Self-Motivation
12 6 (2.33%) Reinsurance
13 5 (1.94%) Hedge funds
13 5 (1.94%) Replication
14 4 (1.55%) BYOD
14 4 (1.55%) Data Protection Act
15 3 (1.16%) iPhone
15 3 (1.16%) Smartphone
16 2 (0.78%) Enterprise Cloud
16 2 (0.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 175 (67.83%) Windows
2 122 (47.29%) Windows Server
3 91 (35.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 71 (27.52%) Linux
4 71 (27.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (14.34%) Windows 10
6 21 (8.14%) Windows 7
7 16 (6.20%) Unix
8 12 (4.65%) Mac OS X
9 7 (2.71%) Ubuntu
10 6 (2.33%) Mac OS
10 6 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (1.94%) CentOS
12 4 (1.55%) Android
12 4 (1.55%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.39%) Data ONTAP
13 1 (0.39%) Debian
13 1 (0.39%) Solaris
13 1 (0.39%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (33.33%) DevOps
2 46 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (17.44%) Migration
4 43 (16.67%) ITIL
5 26 (10.08%) Scrum
6 20 (7.75%) Patch Management
6 20 (7.75%) Problem-Solving
7 19 (7.36%) Cybersecurity
7 19 (7.36%) Disaster Recovery
8 17 (6.59%) Information Security
9 16 (6.20%) Server Virtualisation
10 14 (5.43%) Configuration Management
11 13 (5.04%) Security Architecture
12 12 (4.65%) Server Management
12 12 (4.65%) Task Automation
13 11 (4.26%) Server Building
14 10 (3.88%) Multi-Factor Authentication
14 10 (3.88%) Virtual Environments
15 9 (3.49%) API Integration
15 9 (3.49%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (35.66%) PowerShell
2 38 (14.73%) Python
3 31 (12.02%) SQL
4 13 (5.04%) Bash Shell
4 13 (5.04%) Java
5 11 (4.26%) Perl
6 10 (3.88%) Ruby
7 7 (2.71%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.94%) C#
8 5 (1.94%) Go
9 3 (1.16%) Korn
9 3 (1.16%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.78%) PHP
10 2 (0.78%) Scala
11 1 (0.39%) C
11 1 (0.39%) Java 8
11 1 (0.39%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.39%) R
Qualifications
1 32 (12.40%) Degree
2 18 (6.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (5.43%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (4.26%) MCSE
5 9 (3.49%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.33%) CCNA
7 5 (1.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (1.55%) CCNP
8 4 (1.55%) CISM
8 4 (1.55%) CISSP
8 4 (1.55%) MCITP
9 3 (1.16%) AWS Certification
10 2 (0.78%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (0.78%) Linux+ Certification
10 2 (0.78%) MCP
10 2 (0.78%) MCSA
10 2 (0.78%) RHCSA
11 1 (0.39%) CCA
11 1 (0.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.65%) SLA
2 8 (3.10%) GDPR
3 7 (2.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 4 (1.55%) QA
5 1 (0.39%) ISO 22301
System Software
1 137 (53.10%) Active Directory
2 67 (25.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (24.03%) Hyper-V
4 21 (8.14%) Docker
5 16 (6.20%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (6.20%) vSphere
6 15 (5.81%) XenApp
6 15 (5.81%) XenServer
7 14 (5.43%) XenDesktop
8 9 (3.49%) Virtual Machines
9 6 (2.33%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.78%) LXC
10 2 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.39%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.39%) Firmware
11 1 (0.39%) HDFS
11 1 (0.39%) KVM
11 1 (0.39%) PowerDNS
11 1 (0.39%) QEMU
11 1 (0.39%) Xen
Systems Management
1 34 (13.18%) SCCM
2 31 (12.02%) Ansible
2 31 (12.02%) SCOM
3 20 (7.75%) Puppet
4 16 (6.20%) Kubernetes
4 16 (6.20%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (4.65%) Backup Exec
6 10 (3.88%) WSUS
7 9 (3.49%) Norton AntiVirus
8 8 (3.10%) HP Data Protector
8 8 (3.10%) Terraform
9 7 (2.71%) Single Sign-On
10 6 (2.33%) Microsoft Intune
10 6 (2.33%) vCenter Server
11 5 (1.94%) HP SIM
11 5 (1.94%) Jamf Pro
11 5 (1.94%) Nagios
12 4 (1.55%) Consul
12 4 (1.55%) Grafana
12 4 (1.55%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 107 (41.47%) VMware
2 104 (40.31%) Microsoft
3 48 (18.60%) Citrix
4 39 (15.12%) Cisco
5 28 (10.85%) HP
6 25 (9.69%) Google
7 17 (6.59%) Dell
8 14 (5.43%) Meraki
8 14 (5.43%) Oracle
9 13 (5.04%) Palo Alto
10 12 (4.65%) EMC
10 12 (4.65%) NetApp
11 11 (4.26%) Symantec
12 10 (3.88%) Veeam
13 8 (3.10%) 3PAR
13 8 (3.10%) IBM
13 8 (3.10%) Red Hat
14 7 (2.71%) Asigra
14 7 (2.71%) SkyKick
14 7 (2.71%) SonicWALL