Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Engineering
Central London > City of London
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 99 146
Rank change year-on-year -24 +47 +76
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering 289 308 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.60% 3.01% 2.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.84% 3.28% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 270 297 211
City of London median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% - -3.06%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £72,500 £73,750
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +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 10,177 9,393 10,592
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.64% 91.76% 90.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9,072 8,487 9,653
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,775 £36,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +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 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineering in the City of London

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 185 (64.01%) Windows
2 147 (50.87%) Active Directory
3 125 (43.25%) Windows Server
4 122 (42.21%) Microsoft Azure
5 118 (40.83%) Finance
6 117 (40.48%) VMware
6 117 (40.48%) Office 365
7 114 (39.45%) Microsoft
8 101 (34.95%) PowerShell
9 96 (33.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 95 (32.87%) Firewall
11 93 (32.18%) Amazon AWS
12 86 (29.76%) DNS
13 84 (29.07%) DevOps
14 76 (26.30%) Hyper-V
14 76 (26.30%) Windows Server 2008
15 74 (25.61%) Linux
16 71 (24.57%) VMware Infrastructure
17 70 (24.22%) DHCP
18 64 (22.15%) Agile Software Development
19 54 (18.69%) MS Exchange
20 48 (16.61%) Migration
20 48 (16.61%) Data Centre
21 46 (15.92%) Cisco
21 46 (15.92%) Citrix
22 44 (15.22%) SCCM
23 43 (14.88%) SCOM
23 43 (14.88%) Windows 10
23 43 (14.88%) SAN
24 42 (14.53%) 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 54 (18.69%) MS Exchange
2 25 (8.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (3.46%) Apache
4 10 (3.46%) Skype for Business
5 8 (2.77%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.08%) nginx
7 4 (1.38%) Apache Spark
7 4 (1.38%) IIS
7 4 (1.38%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.04%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.69%) Confluence
9 2 (0.69%) Oracle Workflow
10 1 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.35%) GemFire
10 1 (0.35%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.35%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 23 (7.96%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 122 (42.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 117 (40.48%) Office 365
3 93 (32.18%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (6.57%) G Suite
5 11 (3.81%) Azure Active Directory
5 11 (3.81%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (3.46%) IaaS
7 8 (2.77%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (2.08%) Mimecast
8 6 (2.08%) PaaS
9 5 (1.73%) Dynamics 365
9 5 (1.73%) SaaS
10 3 (1.04%) Akamai
10 3 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (1.04%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (1.04%) Datadog
10 3 (1.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.69%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.69%) GitHub
11 2 (0.69%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 95 (32.87%) Firewall
2 86 (29.76%) DNS
3 70 (24.22%) DHCP
4 43 (14.88%) SAN
5 42 (14.53%) VPN
6 41 (14.19%) WAN
7 38 (13.15%) TCP/IP
8 33 (11.42%) LAN
9 27 (9.34%) Skype
10 24 (8.30%) VLAN
11 21 (7.27%) NetScaler
12 18 (6.23%) Network Security
13 14 (4.84%) VoIP
13 14 (4.84%) Wi-Fi
14 13 (4.50%) Internet
15 9 (3.11%) NAS
16 8 (2.77%) iSCSI
17 7 (2.42%) Cisco IOS
17 7 (2.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 7 (2.42%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (13.15%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.15%) MySQL
3 9 (3.11%) Amazon RDS
4 7 (2.42%) SQL Server 2016
5 6 (2.08%) Big Data
5 6 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.73%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.73%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.38%) Blockchain
7 4 (1.38%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.04%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.69%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.69%) KDB
9 2 (0.69%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.69%) Power BI
9 2 (0.69%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.69%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.35%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 16 (5.54%) Jenkins
2 8 (2.77%) Git (software)
2 8 (2.77%) JIRA
3 4 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (1.38%) Vagrant
4 3 (1.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 2 (0.69%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.35%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.35%) git-flow
6 1 (0.35%) GitLab
6 1 (0.35%) Maven
6 1 (0.35%) Travis CI
General
1 118 (40.83%) Finance
2 14 (4.84%) Law
3 10 (3.46%) Advertising
4 9 (3.11%) Legal
4 9 (3.11%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.42%) Banking
6 5 (1.73%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.73%) Retail
7 4 (1.38%) Marketing
8 3 (1.04%) Games
8 3 (1.04%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.04%) Publishing
9 1 (0.35%) Back Office
9 1 (0.35%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 193 (66.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 37 (12.80%) Support Engineer
3 33 (11.42%) DevOps Engineer
4 31 (10.73%) Infrastructure Support
5 27 (9.34%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 26 (9.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 25 (8.65%) Network Engineer
7 25 (8.65%) Windows Engineer
8 24 (8.30%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 23 (7.96%) Security Engineer
10 21 (7.27%) Administrator
11 20 (6.92%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 19 (6.57%) Systems Administrator
13 18 (6.23%) Server Engineer
13 18 (6.23%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
14 17 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
14 17 (5.88%) Exchange Engineer
15 16 (5.54%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
15 16 (5.54%) Network Security Engineer
15 16 (5.54%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.50%) Web Services
2 12 (4.15%) Elastic Stack
3 5 (1.73%) Middleware
4 4 (1.38%) X-Windows
5 3 (1.04%) Kafka
5 3 (1.04%) Swagger
6 2 (0.69%) .NET
6 2 (0.69%) LAMP
6 2 (0.69%) RESTful
7 1 (0.35%) COM
7 1 (0.35%) JSON
7 1 (0.35%) Memcached
7 1 (0.35%) Node.js
7 1 (0.35%) OAuth
7 1 (0.35%) OpenID
7 1 (0.35%) SAML
7 1 (0.35%) SOAP
7 1 (0.35%) SPNEGO
7 1 (0.35%) XML
7 1 (0.35%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 48 (16.61%) Data Centre
2 38 (13.15%) PKI
3 22 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (7.27%) Computer Science
5 18 (6.23%) Fintech
6 9 (3.11%) Clustering
6 9 (3.11%) Management Information System
6 9 (3.11%) Public Cloud
6 9 (3.11%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (1.73%) Hedge funds
7 5 (1.73%) Replication
8 4 (1.38%) BYOD
8 4 (1.38%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (1.38%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.04%) EMC VMAX
9 3 (1.04%) Reinsurance
10 2 (0.69%) Enterprise Cloud
10 2 (0.69%) HP StoreVirtual
10 2 (0.69%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.69%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 185 (64.01%) Windows
2 125 (43.25%) Windows Server
3 96 (33.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 76 (26.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 74 (25.61%) Linux
6 43 (14.88%) Windows 10
7 25 (8.65%) Windows 7
8 14 (4.84%) Mac OS X
9 13 (4.50%) Unix
10 9 (3.11%) Ubuntu
11 7 (2.42%) CentOS
12 6 (2.08%) Mac OS
12 6 (2.08%) Windows 8
13 5 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (1.04%) Amazon Linux
14 3 (1.04%) Solaris
15 2 (0.69%) Android
15 2 (0.69%) Data ONTAP
16 1 (0.35%) Debian
16 1 (0.35%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 84 (29.07%) DevOps
2 64 (22.15%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (16.61%) Migration
4 41 (14.19%) ITIL
5 40 (13.84%) Scrum
6 33 (11.42%) Systems Engineering
7 26 (9.00%) Problem-Solving
8 23 (7.96%) Cybersecurity
8 23 (7.96%) Information Security
9 16 (5.54%) Security Architecture
10 12 (4.15%) API Integration
10 12 (4.15%) Network Architecture
10 12 (4.15%) Problem Management
10 12 (4.15%) Project Planning
11 11 (3.81%) Configuration Management
11 11 (3.81%) Disaster Recovery
11 11 (3.81%) Service Delivery
12 10 (3.46%) Load Balancing
12 10 (3.46%) Open Source
12 10 (3.46%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (34.95%) PowerShell
2 39 (13.49%) Python
3 37 (12.80%) SQL
4 25 (8.65%) Bash Shell
5 14 (4.84%) Perl
6 11 (3.81%) Java
7 10 (3.46%) Ruby
8 8 (2.77%) JavaScript
9 5 (1.73%) Go
9 5 (1.73%) Shell Script
10 4 (1.38%) C#
11 2 (0.69%) C
11 2 (0.69%) Korn
11 2 (0.69%) PHP
12 1 (0.35%) R
12 1 (0.35%) Scala
12 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (9.69%) Degree
2 19 (6.57%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (5.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (4.50%) MCSE
6 8 (2.77%) CCNA
6 8 (2.77%) CCNP
7 5 (1.73%) CISSP
7 5 (1.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (1.38%) CCIE
8 4 (1.38%) CCIE Security
8 4 (1.38%) CISM
8 4 (1.38%) MCITP
9 3 (1.04%) MCP
10 2 (0.69%) AWS Certification
10 2 (0.69%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (0.69%) Linux+ Certification
10 2 (0.69%) MCSA
10 2 (0.69%) RHCSA
10 2 (0.69%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.11%) GDPR
2 8 (2.77%) SLA
3 7 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.73%) QA
5 4 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.35%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 147 (50.87%) Active Directory
2 76 (26.30%) Hyper-V
3 71 (24.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 33 (11.42%) Docker
5 17 (5.88%) XenApp
6 11 (3.81%) VMware ESXi
7 10 (3.46%) vSphere
8 9 (3.11%) XenServer
9 7 (2.42%) XenDesktop
10 6 (2.08%) Virtual Desktop
10 6 (2.08%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (1.38%) Firmware
12 3 (1.04%) KVM
12 3 (1.04%) Xen
13 2 (0.69%) NFS
13 2 (0.69%) SRDF
13 2 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
13 2 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.35%) DFS Replication
14 1 (0.35%) PowerDNS
Systems Management
1 44 (15.22%) SCCM
2 43 (14.88%) SCOM
3 29 (10.03%) Kubernetes
4 25 (8.65%) Ansible
5 23 (7.96%) Opscode Chef
5 23 (7.96%) Puppet
6 15 (5.19%) Terraform
7 12 (4.15%) Norton AntiVirus
7 12 (4.15%) Prometheus
8 11 (3.81%) Nagios
9 9 (3.11%) Backup Exec
10 8 (2.77%) Single Sign-On
11 6 (2.08%) Microsoft Intune
11 6 (2.08%) ZABBIX
12 5 (1.73%) Consul
12 5 (1.73%) Grafana
12 5 (1.73%) Jamf Pro
12 5 (1.73%) Salt
12 5 (1.73%) vCenter Server
13 4 (1.38%) Icinga
Vendors
1 117 (40.48%) VMware
2 114 (39.45%) Microsoft
3 46 (15.92%) Cisco
3 46 (15.92%) Citrix
4 31 (10.73%) Google
5 21 (7.27%) Palo Alto
6 20 (6.92%) HP
7 16 (5.54%) Meraki
8 14 (4.84%) NetApp
8 14 (4.84%) Symantec
9 13 (4.50%) Juniper
10 12 (4.15%) CheckPoint
10 12 (4.15%) Dell
10 12 (4.15%) Oracle
11 8 (2.77%) F5
12 7 (2.42%) Apple
12 7 (2.42%) EMC
12 7 (2.42%) Nimble Storage
12 7 (2.42%) Red Hat
13 6 (2.08%) SolarWinds