Period
to 25 October 2021

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 25 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Engineering
Central London > City of London
6 months to
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 136 89 129
Rank change year-on-year -47 +40 0
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering 129 114 249
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 2.16% 3.16% 2.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 3.35% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 123 96 219
10th Percentile £46,250 £39,894 £38,700
25th Percentile £52,250 £49,000 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £58,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.40% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £111,250 £81,250 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £58,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +8.33% +9.09%

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 5,634 3,406 9,354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 94.42% 94.27% 93.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5,023 3,002 8,230
10th Percentile £43,250 £45,000 £38,250
25th Percentile £55,000 £54,027 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £91,250 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £107,500 £101,250 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%

Infrastructure Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Infrastructure Engineering as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering in the City of London over the 6 months to 25 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineering in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 October 2021, 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 65 (50.39%) Azure
2 52 (40.31%) Windows
3 49 (37.98%) Active Directory
4 48 (37.21%) SQL
5 47 (36.43%) Microsoft
6 43 (33.33%) Finance
6 43 (33.33%) AWS
7 41 (31.78%) VMware
8 40 (31.01%) DevOps
9 36 (27.91%) Windows Server
9 36 (27.91%) PowerShell
10 32 (24.81%) Linux
11 29 (22.48%) Microsoft 365
12 26 (20.16%) VMware Infrastructure
12 26 (20.16%) Citrix
13 24 (18.60%) Terraform
14 23 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
14 23 (17.83%) Java
15 22 (17.05%) Python
16 21 (16.28%) IaaS
16 21 (16.28%) Public Cloud
17 19 (14.73%) SCCM
18 18 (13.95%) ITIL
19 17 (13.18%) Service Delivery
19 17 (13.18%) Hyper-V
19 17 (13.18%) XenApp
19 17 (13.18%) Microservices
20 16 (12.40%) Performance Tuning
21 15 (11.63%) Data Science
21 15 (11.63%) TypeScript

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 8 (6.20%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.43%) Skype for Business
3 5 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.10%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.33%) IIS
6 2 (1.55%) SAS
6 2 (1.55%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.78%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.78%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) FastStats
1 2 (1.55%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 65 (50.39%) Azure
2 43 (33.33%) AWS
3 29 (22.48%) Microsoft 365
4 21 (16.28%) IaaS
5 15 (11.63%) Azure Active Directory
6 12 (9.30%) Serverless
7 10 (7.75%) Amazon EC2
7 10 (7.75%) Amazon ECS
7 10 (7.75%) AWS CloudFormation
7 10 (7.75%) AWS Lambda
8 9 (6.98%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 8 (6.20%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 6 (4.65%) GCP
11 4 (3.10%) Azure ExpressRoute
11 4 (3.10%) Azure Storage
11 4 (3.10%) Power Platform
11 4 (3.10%) Trello
12 3 (2.33%) AWS CodeCommit
12 3 (2.33%) AWS CodePipeline
13 2 (1.55%) Azure Pipelines
Communications & Networking
1 15 (11.63%) DNS
2 13 (10.08%) DHCP
3 12 (9.30%) SAN
4 11 (8.53%) Firewall
5 9 (6.98%) Network Security
6 7 (5.43%) TCP/IP
7 6 (4.65%) NetScaler
7 6 (4.65%) VPN
8 3 (2.33%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (2.33%) LAN
8 3 (2.33%) VLAN
8 3 (2.33%) VoIP
9 2 (1.55%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.55%) Cisco Firepower
9 2 (1.55%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (1.55%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (1.55%) WAN
10 1 (0.78%) HTTP
10 1 (0.78%) SD-WAN
10 1 (0.78%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.85%) Blockchain
2 11 (8.53%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.65%) Big Data
4 5 (3.88%) Data Lake
4 5 (3.88%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.55%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.55%) Power BI
5 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.55%) Tableau
6 1 (0.78%) DataStax
6 1 (0.78%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (4.65%) TeamCity
2 5 (3.88%) GitLab
2 5 (3.88%) Jenkins
3 4 (3.10%) Cucumber
3 4 (3.10%) JIRA
3 4 (3.10%) JMeter
3 4 (3.10%) MSTest
3 4 (3.10%) NUnit
3 4 (3.10%) Postman
3 4 (3.10%) ReSharper
3 4 (3.10%) Selenium
3 4 (3.10%) SpecFlow
3 4 (3.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.10%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.10%) Visual Studio Coded UI
3 4 (3.10%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (3.10%) WebDriver
4 3 (2.33%) git-flow
4 3 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (1.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 43 (33.33%) Finance
2 13 (10.08%) Social Skills
3 9 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.43%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.88%) Back Office
5 5 (3.88%) Financial Institution
5 5 (3.88%) Legal
6 4 (3.10%) Law
6 4 (3.10%) Military
7 3 (2.33%) Marketing
7 3 (2.33%) Retail
8 2 (1.55%) Banking
8 2 (1.55%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 85 (65.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (18.60%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (12.40%) Azure Engineer
4 14 (10.85%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
4 14 (10.85%) Java Engineer
5 13 (10.08%) AWS Engineer
6 11 (8.53%) Cloud Engineer
7 10 (7.75%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (7.75%) VMware Engineer
8 8 (6.20%) Applications Engineer
8 8 (6.20%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (6.20%) Deployment Engineer
8 8 (6.20%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
8 8 (6.20%) Principal Engineer
8 8 (6.20%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (5.43%) Architect
9 7 (5.43%) Data Engineer
10 6 (4.65%) SAN Engineer
10 6 (4.65%) Senior Java Engineer
10 6 (4.65%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.63%) React
2 14 (10.85%) AngularJS
2 14 (10.85%) REST
2 14 (10.85%) Spring
2 14 (10.85%) Spring Boot
3 10 (7.75%) JSON
4 4 (3.10%) .NET
4 4 (3.10%) .NET Framework
4 4 (3.10%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (3.10%) Gherkin
4 4 (3.10%) RESTful
5 3 (2.33%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.78%) ADO
6 1 (0.78%) ARM Templates
6 1 (0.78%) GraphQL
6 1 (0.78%) Node.js
6 1 (0.78%) OAuth2
6 1 (0.78%) OpenID
6 1 (0.78%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.28%) Public Cloud
2 15 (11.63%) User Experience
3 8 (6.20%) Enterprise Cloud
3 8 (6.20%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (4.65%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.10%) Derivative
5 4 (3.10%) Hedge funds
5 4 (3.10%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (3.10%) OTC Derivatives
5 4 (3.10%) Virtual Team
6 3 (2.33%) Cloud Native
6 3 (2.33%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.33%) EMC VNX
6 3 (2.33%) Symmetrix
7 2 (1.55%) Biotechnology
7 2 (1.55%) EFT
7 2 (1.55%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.55%) Replication
8 1 (0.78%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.78%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 52 (40.31%) Windows
2 36 (27.91%) Windows Server
3 32 (24.81%) Linux
4 8 (6.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (5.43%) Unix
6 5 (3.88%) Windows 10
7 4 (3.10%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (3.10%) Windows Server 2019
8 3 (2.33%) VMS
8 3 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.33%) Windows Server 2016
9 2 (1.55%) Apple iOS
9 2 (1.55%) CentOS
10 1 (0.78%) Android
10 1 (0.78%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (31.01%) DevOps
2 23 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (13.95%) ITIL
4 17 (13.18%) Microservices
4 17 (13.18%) Service Delivery
5 16 (12.40%) Performance Tuning
6 15 (11.63%) Data Science
6 15 (11.63%) Machine Learning
7 14 (10.85%) Configuration Management
7 14 (10.85%) Full Stack Development
7 14 (10.85%) Problem-Solving
7 14 (10.85%) Product Vision
7 14 (10.85%) UX Design
8 13 (10.08%) Infrastructure Automation
9 12 (9.30%) Cybersecurity
9 12 (9.30%) Infrastructure as Code
9 12 (9.30%) Proactive Monitoring
10 11 (8.53%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (8.53%) Fintech
10 11 (8.53%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 48 (37.21%) SQL
2 36 (27.91%) PowerShell
3 23 (17.83%) Java
4 22 (17.05%) Python
5 15 (11.63%) TypeScript
6 12 (9.30%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.10%) C#
7 4 (3.10%) R
8 3 (2.33%) Perl
8 3 (2.33%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.55%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (5.43%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (4.65%) CCNA
3 4 (3.10%) DV Cleared
3 4 (3.10%) HNC
3 4 (3.10%) MCSE
3 4 (3.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (3.10%) Security Cleared
4 3 (2.33%) Degree
4 3 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.78%) CCNP
5 1 (0.78%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.78%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.88%) QA
2 3 (2.33%) GDPR
3 2 (1.55%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (37.98%) Active Directory
2 26 (20.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (13.18%) Hyper-V
3 17 (13.18%) XenApp
4 14 (10.85%) Docker
5 11 (8.53%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (6.20%) vSphere
7 5 (3.88%) XenDesktop
8 4 (3.10%) Ceph
8 4 (3.10%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (3.10%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (1.55%) Firmware
10 2 (1.55%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.78%) KVM
Systems Management
1 24 (18.60%) Terraform
2 19 (14.73%) SCCM
3 12 (9.30%) Kubernetes
3 12 (9.30%) SCOM
4 11 (8.53%) Ansible
5 8 (6.20%) EdgeSight
5 8 (6.20%) Microsoft Intune
5 8 (6.20%) Nagios
5 8 (6.20%) SCOrch
5 8 (6.20%) SCVMM
6 5 (3.88%) MOM
6 5 (3.88%) PowerCLI
7 4 (3.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (3.10%) Puppet
8 3 (2.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 3 (2.33%) vCenter Server
9 2 (1.55%) Backup Exec
9 2 (1.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (1.55%) vRealize
9 2 (1.55%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 47 (36.43%) Microsoft
2 41 (31.78%) VMware
3 26 (20.16%) Citrix
4 14 (10.85%) HP
5 13 (10.08%) Nimble Storage
6 10 (7.75%) Cisco
7 7 (5.43%) EMC
8 6 (4.65%) Symantec
9 5 (3.88%) 3PAR
9 5 (3.88%) Dell
10 4 (3.10%) CommVault
10 4 (3.10%) Google
10 4 (3.10%) Splunk
10 4 (3.10%) Xamarin
11 3 (2.33%) Apple
11 3 (2.33%) Infoblox
11 3 (2.33%) SolarWinds
11 3 (2.33%) Veeam
12 2 (1.55%) NetApp
12 2 (1.55%) WatchGuard