Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Engineering
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 105 142 105
Rank change year-on-year +37 -37 +51
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering 288 248 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.84% 2.27% 2.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.04% 2.44% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 261 229 276
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.18% +10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £40,000 £35,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £96,250 £85,000 £67,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £49,155
% change year-on-year +13.64% +11.89% -6.37%

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 9,486 10,180 9,432
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 93.64% 93.11% 92.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8,389 9,042 8,489
City of London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,500 £35,950
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,750 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +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 20 August 2019.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineering in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 172 (59.72%) Windows
2 129 (44.79%) Microsoft Azure
3 113 (39.24%) PowerShell
4 112 (38.89%) VMware
5 108 (37.50%) Windows Server
6 97 (33.68%) Amazon AWS
7 96 (33.33%) Active Directory
8 87 (30.21%) Finance
9 77 (26.74%) Microsoft
9 77 (26.74%) DevOps
10 71 (24.65%) VMware Infrastructure
11 66 (22.92%) SQL
12 61 (21.18%) Office 365
13 60 (20.83%) DNS
13 60 (20.83%) Citrix
14 55 (19.10%) Python
15 51 (17.71%) Hyper-V
16 47 (16.32%) Ansible
17 46 (15.97%) Agile Software Development
18 44 (15.28%) Cisco
18 44 (15.28%) ITIL
18 44 (15.28%) Windows Server 2008
19 43 (14.93%) Google
20 42 (14.58%) Opscode Chef
21 41 (14.24%) Windows Server 2012
21 41 (14.24%) SQL Server
22 38 (13.19%) Docker
23 36 (12.50%) Kubernetes
23 36 (12.50%) Puppet
23 36 (12.50%) Firewall

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 23 (7.99%) MS Exchange
2 9 (3.13%) IIS
3 6 (2.08%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.74%) Apache
4 5 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (1.74%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.04%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.69%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.69%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.35%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.35%) nginx
8 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 129 (44.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 97 (33.68%) Amazon AWS
3 61 (21.18%) Office 365
4 30 (10.42%) GitHub
5 28 (9.72%) Google Cloud Platform
6 26 (9.03%) IaaS
7 20 (6.94%) AWS CloudFormation
8 17 (5.90%) Azure Active Directory
9 16 (5.56%) Power Platform
10 12 (4.17%) PaaS
11 9 (3.13%) G Suite
12 7 (2.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 6 (2.08%) Serverless
14 5 (1.74%) SaaS
15 4 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
15 4 (1.39%) Amazon S3
16 3 (1.04%) Amazon SQS
16 3 (1.04%) Mimecast
16 3 (1.04%) Route 53
16 3 (1.04%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 60 (20.83%) DNS
2 36 (12.50%) Firewall
3 32 (11.11%) WAN
4 30 (10.42%) DHCP
5 29 (10.07%) LAN
5 29 (10.07%) SAN
6 16 (5.56%) Network Security
6 16 (5.56%) VoIP
7 13 (4.51%) Cisco IOS
8 12 (4.17%) VPN
9 11 (3.82%) TCP/IP
10 9 (3.13%) MPLS
11 7 (2.43%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (2.43%) Cisco Nexus
11 7 (2.43%) Wireless
12 6 (2.08%) BGP
12 6 (2.08%) Internet
12 6 (2.08%) NetScaler
12 6 (2.08%) OSPF
13 5 (1.74%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (14.24%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 17 (5.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 16 (5.56%) Power BI
5 15 (5.21%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (5.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 12 (4.17%) MySQL
7 9 (3.13%) Big Data
8 7 (2.43%) Hadoop
9 5 (1.74%) Amazon RDS
10 4 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
10 4 (1.39%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (1.39%) SQL Server 2016
11 3 (1.04%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.04%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.69%) Blockchain
12 2 (0.69%) MongoDB
12 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (9.38%) Jenkins
2 25 (8.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 22 (7.64%) Octopus Deploy
3 22 (7.64%) TeamCity
4 8 (2.78%) Git (software)
5 6 (2.08%) Bitbucket
6 4 (1.39%) MSI
7 3 (1.04%) gulp
7 3 (1.04%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.04%) webpack
8 2 (0.69%) JIRA
8 2 (0.69%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.35%) Ant
9 1 (0.35%) Gradle
9 1 (0.35%) IBM UrbanCode
9 1 (0.35%) InstallShield
9 1 (0.35%) Maven
9 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 87 (30.21%) Finance
2 18 (6.25%) Banking
3 16 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.43%) Law
5 6 (2.08%) Advertising
5 6 (2.08%) Legal
6 3 (1.04%) Publishing
7 2 (0.69%) Front Office
7 2 (0.69%) Marketing
8 1 (0.35%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.35%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 156 (54.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 41 (14.24%) AWS Engineer
2 41 (14.24%) DevOps Engineer
3 30 (10.42%) VMware Engineer
4 28 (9.72%) Azure Engineer
5 27 (9.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 25 (8.68%) Cloud Engineer
7 24 (8.33%) AWS DevOps
7 24 (8.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 24 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
8 20 (6.94%) PowerShell Engineer
8 20 (6.94%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
9 19 (6.60%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
10 16 (5.56%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
10 16 (5.56%) Server Engineer
11 15 (5.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 14 (4.86%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 14 (4.86%) Platform Engineer
12 14 (4.86%) Systems Engineer
12 14 (4.86%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (7.29%) Web Services
2 11 (3.82%) Velocity
3 8 (2.78%) COM
4 6 (2.08%) Kafka
5 3 (1.04%) CSS
5 3 (1.04%) HTML
5 3 (1.04%) Jest
5 3 (1.04%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (1.04%) Redux
5 3 (1.04%) Ruby on Rails
5 3 (1.04%) Vue.js
6 2 (0.69%) LDAP
7 1 (0.35%) .NET
7 1 (0.35%) ADO
7 1 (0.35%) LAMP
7 1 (0.35%) Middleware
7 1 (0.35%) REST
7 1 (0.35%) SAML
7 1 (0.35%) Software Packaging
7 1 (0.35%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 30 (10.42%) Data Centre
2 25 (8.68%) Management Information System
3 23 (7.99%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (7.99%) Data Protection Act
4 15 (5.21%) Public Cloud
5 11 (3.82%) Clustering
5 11 (3.82%) Private Cloud
6 8 (2.78%) User Experience
7 6 (2.08%) Hedge funds
8 4 (1.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 4 (1.39%) Enterprise Cloud
9 3 (1.04%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.04%) EMC VNX
9 3 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.69%) Replication
11 1 (0.35%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.35%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.35%) PKI
11 1 (0.35%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.35%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 172 (59.72%) Windows
2 108 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 44 (15.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (14.24%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (11.46%) Linux
6 30 (10.42%) Windows 10
7 19 (6.60%) Windows 7
8 9 (3.13%) Unix
9 8 (2.78%) Mac OS
10 3 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.04%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.04%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.69%) Amazon Linux
11 2 (0.69%) CentOS
11 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.35%) Android
12 1 (0.35%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.35%) Solaris
12 1 (0.35%) VMS
12 1 (0.35%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (26.74%) DevOps
2 46 (15.97%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (15.28%) ITIL
4 33 (11.46%) Configuration Management
5 32 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
6 25 (8.68%) Analytics
6 25 (8.68%) Continuous Delivery
6 25 (8.68%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (8.68%) Data Protection
7 23 (7.99%) Fintech
8 22 (7.64%) Proactive Monitoring
9 19 (6.60%) Build Automation
9 19 (6.60%) Presales
10 18 (6.25%) Artificial Intelligence
10 18 (6.25%) Change Management
10 18 (6.25%) Migration
10 18 (6.25%) Scrum
11 16 (5.56%) Decision-Making
12 15 (5.21%) Machine Learning
12 15 (5.21%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 113 (39.24%) PowerShell
2 66 (22.92%) SQL
3 55 (19.10%) Python
4 18 (6.25%) Go
4 18 (6.25%) Java
5 14 (4.86%) Bash Shell
6 12 (4.17%) C++
7 11 (3.82%) Ruby
8 6 (2.08%) C#
9 5 (1.74%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.39%) R
11 3 (1.04%) Perl
12 2 (0.69%) C
12 2 (0.69%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.69%) PHP
12 2 (0.69%) Shell Script
12 2 (0.69%) VB
13 1 (0.35%) Elixir
13 1 (0.35%) PHP 7
13 1 (0.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (9.38%) Degree
2 23 (7.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (6.25%) MCSE
4 14 (4.86%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (4.51%) MCSA
6 9 (3.13%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (2.78%) CCNP
7 8 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (2.08%) CCIE
8 6 (2.08%) CCNA
9 5 (1.74%) CCIE Security
10 4 (1.39%) CISSP
10 4 (1.39%) MCTS
10 4 (1.39%) PhD
11 3 (1.04%) MCITP
12 2 (0.69%) CISA
12 2 (0.69%) CISM
12 2 (0.69%) HND
12 2 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
12 2 (0.69%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.74%) SLA
2 2 (0.69%) QA
3 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 96 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 71 (24.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 51 (17.71%) Hyper-V
4 38 (13.19%) Docker
5 25 (8.68%) XenApp
6 15 (5.21%) XenDesktop
7 14 (4.86%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (3.13%) vSphere
9 6 (2.08%) VMware Workstation
10 5 (1.74%) BitLocker
10 5 (1.74%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (1.04%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.69%) Firmware
13 1 (0.35%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
13 1 (0.35%) NFS
13 1 (0.35%) Postfix
13 1 (0.35%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
13 1 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 47 (16.32%) Ansible
2 42 (14.58%) Opscode Chef
3 36 (12.50%) Kubernetes
3 36 (12.50%) Puppet
3 36 (12.50%) Terraform
4 35 (12.15%) SCCM
5 19 (6.60%) Salt
6 16 (5.56%) SCOM
7 8 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
8 7 (2.43%) vCenter Server
9 6 (2.08%) Grafana
9 6 (2.08%) Nagios
10 5 (1.74%) EdgeSight
10 5 (1.74%) Microsoft Clustering
10 5 (1.74%) WSUS
11 4 (1.39%) Prometheus
12 3 (1.04%) HAProxy
12 3 (1.04%) Packer
12 3 (1.04%) SCVMM
13 2 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 112 (38.89%) VMware
2 77 (26.74%) Microsoft
3 60 (20.83%) Citrix
4 44 (15.28%) Cisco
5 43 (14.93%) Google
6 23 (7.99%) Veeam
7 19 (6.60%) SaltStack
8 13 (4.51%) CheckPoint
9 9 (3.13%) HP
10 8 (2.78%) Symantec
11 7 (2.43%) EMC
12 6 (2.08%) Atlassian
12 6 (2.08%) Ivanti
12 6 (2.08%) Juniper
12 6 (2.08%) Palo Alto
12 6 (2.08%) Red Hat
13 5 (1.74%) F5
13 5 (1.74%) NetApp
14 4 (1.39%) Avaya
14 4 (1.39%) CommVault