Period
to 22 June 2021

The median annual salary for a Senior Infrastructure Engineer was £63,750 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 22 June 2021.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 215 226 285
Rank change year-on-year +11 +59 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 24 25 36
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.46% 0.40% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.43% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 22 25 31
10th Percentile £52,875 £43,700 £50,000
25th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +2.00% - -7.41%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £105,000 £82,500
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £65,750
% change year-on-year - -4.94% -6.07%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
City of London
Permanent vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 4,870 5,814 9,635
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 92.74% 94.15% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4,320 5,089 8,617
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £36,250
25th Percentile £52,500 £51,250 £48,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +4.00%
75th Percentile £88,750 £83,750 £82,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £97,500 £96,250
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +8.33%

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the City of London

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the City of London.

Salary trend for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the City of London

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the City of London over the 6 months to 22 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the City of London

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 June 2021, Senior Infrastructure Engineer job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 14 (58.33%) Linux
2 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (58.33%) Azure
3 13 (54.17%) AWS
3 13 (54.17%) Windows
4 12 (50.00%) Finance
5 11 (45.83%) VMware
6 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (41.67%) Kubernetes
6 10 (41.67%) Terraform
7 9 (37.50%) Windows Server
7 9 (37.50%) Docker
7 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
7 9 (37.50%) Microsoft 365
8 8 (33.33%) Firewall
9 7 (29.17%) SAN
9 7 (29.17%) DevOps
9 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure as Code
10 6 (25.00%) Fintech
10 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
10 6 (25.00%) Cisco
10 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
10 6 (25.00%) HP
11 5 (20.83%) Dell
11 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
11 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
11 5 (20.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 5 (20.83%) TeamCity
11 5 (20.83%) Splunk

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
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 2 (8.33%) IIS
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) SAS
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) FastStats
1 1 (4.17%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 14 (58.33%) Azure
2 13 (54.17%) AWS
3 9 (37.50%) Microsoft 365
4 5 (20.83%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (20.83%) Datadog
5 2 (8.33%) Google Workspace
6 1 (4.17%) Mimecast
6 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) Firewall
2 7 (29.17%) SAN
3 4 (16.67%) DHCP
3 4 (16.67%) DNS
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (12.50%) VLAN
4 3 (12.50%) VPN
5 2 (8.33%) LAN
5 2 (8.33%) WAN
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Firepower
6 1 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.17%) VoIP
6 1 (4.17%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 5 (20.83%) GitLab
1 5 (20.83%) Jenkins
1 5 (20.83%) TeamCity
2 2 (8.33%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (8.33%) Social Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Documentation Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (4.17%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.17%) EFT
1 1 (4.17%) iSeries
1 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 14 (58.33%) Linux
2 13 (54.17%) Windows
3 9 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 4 (16.67%) CentOS
4 4 (16.67%) Ubuntu
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.33%) Mac OS
6 2 (8.33%) Windows 10
7 1 (4.17%) Mac OS X
7 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.17%) VMS
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 7 (29.17%) DevOps
2 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure as Code
3 6 (25.00%) Fintech
4 5 (20.83%) Configuration Management
4 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (20.83%) Deployment Automation
4 5 (20.83%) Immutable Infrastructure
4 5 (20.83%) Site Reliability Engineering
5 4 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (16.67%) Presales
6 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.50%) Critical Thinking
6 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Automation
6 3 (12.50%) Log Aggregation
7 2 (8.33%) Capacity Management
7 2 (8.33%) High Availability
7 2 (8.33%) Information Security
7 2 (8.33%) Migration
7 2 (8.33%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 5 (20.83%) Bash Shell
3 3 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (4.17%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) R
4 1 (4.17%) SQL
4 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
1 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
2 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (37.50%) Docker
3 6 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (20.83%) vSphere
5 3 (12.50%) StorNext
5 3 (12.50%) Xsan
6 1 (4.17%) XenApp
6 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (41.67%) Kubernetes
1 10 (41.67%) Terraform
2 5 (20.83%) Ansible
2 5 (20.83%) Puppet
3 1 (4.17%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (4.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (4.17%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 11 (45.83%) VMware
3 6 (25.00%) Cisco
3 6 (25.00%) HP
4 5 (20.83%) AppDynamics
4 5 (20.83%) Dell
4 5 (20.83%) Splunk
5 4 (16.67%) EMC
5 4 (16.67%) Juniper
5 4 (16.67%) SonicWALL
5 4 (16.67%) Supermicro
6 3 (12.50%) Apple
6 3 (12.50%) Isilon
6 3 (12.50%) LogRhythm
6 3 (12.50%) Sybase
7 2 (8.33%) IBM
7 2 (8.33%) NetApp
8 1 (4.17%) Symantec
8 1 (4.17%) Veeam
8 1 (4.17%) Veritas