Period
to 21 January 2019

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 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Engineering
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 108 111 158
Rank change year-on-year +3 +47 +31
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering 276 285 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.69% 2.75% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.93% 2.95% 2.15%
Number of salaries quoted 258 272 188
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £86,625 £77,375 £83,750
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

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 9,417 9,653 9,616
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.93% 93.16% 90.89%
Number of salaries quoted 8,385 8,615 8,757
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,350 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -

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 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineering in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, 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.

1 167 (60.51%) Windows
2 138 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 117 (42.39%) VMware
4 114 (41.30%) Firewall
5 111 (40.22%) Microsoft
6 109 (39.49%) Finance
7 103 (37.32%) Windows Server
8 94 (34.06%) PowerShell
9 93 (33.70%) Office 365
10 91 (32.97%) Microsoft Azure
11 78 (28.26%) Amazon AWS
12 77 (27.90%) DevOps
13 75 (27.17%) Linux
14 67 (24.28%) VMware Infrastructure
14 67 (24.28%) Windows Server 2008
15 65 (23.55%) Hyper-V
15 65 (23.55%) Windows Server 2012
16 64 (23.19%) DNS
17 58 (21.01%) Agile Software Development
18 54 (19.57%) Cisco
19 53 (19.20%) DHCP
19 53 (19.20%) SCCM
20 48 (17.39%) MS Exchange
21 45 (16.30%) Citrix
22 44 (15.94%) WAN
22 44 (15.94%) Migration
22 44 (15.94%) Data Centre
23 43 (15.58%) Scrum
23 43 (15.58%) SCOM
24 41 (14.86%) Analytical Skills

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 48 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 23 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (4.35%) Apache
5 11 (3.99%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.17%) nginx
7 4 (1.45%) Skype for Business
8 3 (1.09%) IIS
9 2 (0.72%) Confluence
9 2 (0.72%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.72%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.36%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 23 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 93 (33.70%) Office 365
2 91 (32.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 78 (28.26%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (6.88%) Azure Active Directory
5 11 (3.99%) G Suite
6 10 (3.62%) Google Cloud Platform
7 7 (2.54%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (2.17%) Mimecast
9 4 (1.45%) Akamai
9 4 (1.45%) SaaS
10 3 (1.09%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (1.09%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (1.09%) Datadog
10 3 (1.09%) IaaS
10 3 (1.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.72%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.36%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
12 1 (0.36%) GitHub
12 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 114 (41.30%) Firewall
2 64 (23.19%) DNS
3 53 (19.20%) DHCP
4 44 (15.94%) WAN
5 39 (14.13%) VPN
6 33 (11.96%) TCP/IP
7 31 (11.23%) NetScaler
8 30 (10.87%) LAN
9 29 (10.51%) SAN
10 27 (9.78%) Network Security
11 21 (7.61%) Skype
12 20 (7.25%) Internet
13 19 (6.88%) VLAN
14 18 (6.52%) Cisco IOS
14 18 (6.52%) MPLS
15 17 (6.16%) Cisco ASA
15 17 (6.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
16 16 (5.80%) Cisco Nexus
16 16 (5.80%) NX-OS
16 16 (5.80%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.90%) Amazon RDS
2 8 (2.90%) MySQL
3 7 (2.54%) SQL Server 2016
4 6 (2.17%) Blockchain
4 6 (2.17%) MongoDB
4 6 (2.17%) NoSQL
4 6 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
6 4 (1.45%) Power BI
6 4 (1.45%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.36%) Big Data
7 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.36%) OLAP
7 1 (0.36%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (0.36%) OLTP
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.36%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (6.16%) Jenkins
2 9 (3.26%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.54%) JIRA
4 5 (1.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (1.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (1.81%) Vagrant
5 4 (1.45%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.36%) CMake
6 1 (0.36%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.36%) git-flow
6 1 (0.36%) GitLab
6 1 (0.36%) Maven
6 1 (0.36%) Travis CI
General
1 109 (39.49%) Finance
2 15 (5.43%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.35%) Retail
4 11 (3.99%) Law
5 6 (2.17%) Legal
6 4 (1.45%) Banking
7 3 (1.09%) Games
7 3 (1.09%) Publishing
8 2 (0.72%) Advertising
8 2 (0.72%) Back Office
8 2 (0.72%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.72%) Marketing
9 1 (0.36%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 197 (71.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 39 (14.13%) Security Engineer
3 35 (12.68%) Network Engineer
4 33 (11.96%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 31 (11.23%) DevOps Engineer
6 30 (10.87%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 25 (9.06%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 25 (9.06%) Network Security Engineer
7 25 (9.06%) Support Engineer
7 25 (9.06%) Windows Engineer
8 22 (7.97%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 22 (7.97%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 21 (7.61%) Infrastructure Support
10 19 (6.88%) Server Engineer
11 18 (6.52%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 17 (6.16%) Senior Network Engineer
13 16 (5.80%) Exchange Engineer
13 16 (5.80%) Windows Server Engineer
14 15 (5.43%) Senior Network Security Engineer
14 15 (5.43%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.99%) Elastic Stack
2 10 (3.62%) Web Services
3 4 (1.45%) Node.js
4 3 (1.09%) OAuth
4 3 (1.09%) OAuth2
4 3 (1.09%) OpenID
4 3 (1.09%) SAML
4 3 (1.09%) SPNEGO
5 2 (0.72%) .NET
5 2 (0.72%) RESTful
5 2 (0.72%) Swagger
5 2 (0.72%) X-Windows
6 1 (0.36%) COM
6 1 (0.36%) JSON
6 1 (0.36%) Kafka
6 1 (0.36%) Middleware
6 1 (0.36%) React
6 1 (0.36%) SOAP
6 1 (0.36%) XML
6 1 (0.36%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (15.94%) Data Centre
2 41 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (13.41%) PKI
4 12 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (3.62%) Clustering
5 10 (3.62%) Management Information System
6 9 (3.26%) Fintech
7 8 (2.90%) Security Operations Centre
8 4 (1.45%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.45%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.09%) Cyber Defence
9 3 (1.09%) Cyberthreat
10 2 (0.72%) BYOD
10 2 (0.72%) CMDB
10 2 (0.72%) EMC VNX
10 2 (0.72%) FlexPod
10 2 (0.72%) HP StoreVirtual
10 2 (0.72%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.72%) Reinsurance
10 2 (0.72%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 167 (60.51%) Windows
2 103 (37.32%) Windows Server
3 75 (27.17%) Linux
4 67 (24.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 65 (23.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 38 (13.77%) Windows 10
7 19 (6.88%) Windows 7
8 12 (4.35%) Unix
9 10 (3.62%) Mac OS X
10 8 (2.90%) Ubuntu
11 6 (2.17%) CentOS
11 6 (2.17%) Windows 8
12 5 (1.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (1.09%) Amazon Linux
13 3 (1.09%) Data ONTAP
14 2 (0.72%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.72%) Solaris
15 1 (0.36%) Android
15 1 (0.36%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (27.90%) DevOps
2 58 (21.01%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (15.94%) Migration
4 43 (15.58%) Scrum
5 38 (13.77%) Problem-Solving
6 36 (13.04%) Systems Engineering
7 27 (9.78%) ITIL
8 23 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
9 22 (7.97%) Information Security
10 17 (6.16%) Computer Science
11 14 (5.07%) Configuration Management
12 12 (4.35%) Load Balancing
13 11 (3.99%) Coaching
13 11 (3.99%) Continuous Delivery
13 11 (3.99%) Service Management
14 10 (3.62%) SDLC
15 9 (3.26%) Kalman Filter
16 8 (2.90%) API Integration
16 8 (2.90%) Infrastructure Monitoring
16 8 (2.90%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 94 (34.06%) PowerShell
2 38 (13.77%) Python
3 35 (12.68%) SQL
4 24 (8.70%) Bash Shell
5 14 (5.07%) Perl
6 9 (3.26%) JavaScript
6 9 (3.26%) Ruby
7 7 (2.54%) Java
8 6 (2.17%) Go
9 4 (1.45%) PHP
10 2 (0.72%) C#
10 2 (0.72%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.36%) C
11 1 (0.36%) C++
11 1 (0.36%) R
11 1 (0.36%) Scala
11 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 30 (10.87%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (8.70%) Degree
3 19 (6.88%) CCNP
4 16 (5.80%) CCIE
4 16 (5.80%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (5.43%) CCIE Security
6 12 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
6 12 (4.35%) MCSE
7 10 (3.62%) CCNA
8 9 (3.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (2.17%) CISSP
9 6 (2.17%) VCP6
10 4 (1.45%) CEH
10 4 (1.45%) CompTIA Security+
10 4 (1.45%) MCITP
11 3 (1.09%) CESG Certified Professional
11 3 (1.09%) CSSLP
11 3 (1.09%) GWAPT
11 3 (1.09%) MCP
11 3 (1.09%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.81%) QA
2 3 (1.09%) GDPR
2 3 (1.09%) SLA
3 2 (0.72%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 138 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 67 (24.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (23.55%) Hyper-V
4 32 (11.59%) Docker
5 15 (5.43%) XenApp
6 13 (4.71%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (4.71%) vSphere
7 8 (2.90%) VMware Workstation
8 6 (2.17%) Firmware
9 5 (1.81%) XenDesktop
10 4 (1.45%) Virtual Desktop
11 3 (1.09%) XenServer
12 2 (0.72%) KVM
12 2 (0.72%) NFS
12 2 (0.72%) SRDF
12 2 (0.72%) VMware NSX
12 2 (0.72%) Xen
13 1 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 53 (19.20%) SCCM
2 43 (15.58%) SCOM
3 32 (11.59%) Kubernetes
4 24 (8.70%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (8.70%) Puppet
5 23 (8.33%) Ansible
6 17 (6.16%) Terraform
7 14 (5.07%) Prometheus
8 11 (3.99%) Backup Exec
8 11 (3.99%) Nagios
9 9 (3.26%) vCenter Server
10 8 (2.90%) Grafana
10 8 (2.90%) Norton AntiVirus
10 8 (2.90%) ZABBIX
11 7 (2.54%) Single Sign-On
12 5 (1.81%) HAProxy
12 5 (1.81%) Salt
13 2 (0.72%) EMC NetWorker
13 2 (0.72%) Icinga
13 2 (0.72%) Packer
Vendors
1 117 (42.39%) VMware
2 111 (40.22%) Microsoft
3 54 (19.57%) Cisco
4 45 (16.30%) Citrix
5 25 (9.06%) Juniper
6 21 (7.61%) CheckPoint
7 20 (7.25%) F5
8 19 (6.88%) Google
8 19 (6.88%) Palo Alto
9 16 (5.80%) HP
10 15 (5.43%) NetApp
11 12 (4.35%) Meraki
12 10 (3.62%) Symantec
13 7 (2.54%) Extreme Networks
13 7 (2.54%) Nimble Storage
13 7 (2.54%) Oracle
13 7 (2.54%) Red Hat
14 6 (2.17%) EMC
15 5 (1.81%) Apple
15 5 (1.81%) Dell