Period
to 3 July 2020

The median annual salary for a Senior Infrastructure Engineer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 3 July 2020.

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
3 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 227 299 313
Rank change year-on-year +72 +14 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 24 38 41
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.39% 0.37% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.38% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 20 33 34
Median annual salary £62,500 £66,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.02% -1.48% +12.50%
10th Percentile £40,000 £50,250 £56,250
90th Percentile £75,375 £91,250 £94,625
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £67,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -6.72% -4.29% +16.67%

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 5,747 9,919 10,891
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.29% 95.33% 96.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4,997 8,794 9,677
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £40,500 £36,250 £35,150
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% +4.35%

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 3 July 2020.

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 3 July 2020, 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 20 (83.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 19 (79.17%) Windows
3 18 (75.00%) Office 365
4 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 11 (45.83%) VMware
6 11 (45.83%) AWS
7 10 (41.67%) Azure
7 10 (41.67%) Windows Server
8 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
9 8 (33.33%) Migration
10 6 (25.00%) Finance
10 6 (25.00%) DNS
10 6 (25.00%) DHCP
11 5 (20.83%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (20.83%) Terraform
11 5 (20.83%) Big Data
11 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (16.67%) Windows 10
12 4 (16.67%) vSphere
12 4 (16.67%) Degree
13 3 (12.50%) SCCM
13 3 (12.50%) DFS Replication
13 3 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
13 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
13 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
13 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (12.50%) Replication
13 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
13 3 (12.50%) ITIL

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 3 (12.50%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (75.00%) Office 365
2 11 (45.83%) AWS
3 10 (41.67%) Azure
4 2 (8.33%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (4.17%) Amazon S3
5 1 (4.17%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (4.17%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) DHCP
1 6 (25.00%) DNS
2 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.33%) VPN
3 2 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.17%) SAN
4 1 (4.17%) Skype
4 1 (4.17%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Big Data
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) COM
1 1 (4.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Replication
3 2 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (16.67%) Windows 10
4 3 (12.50%) Linux
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (83.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (12.50%) Deployment Automation
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure as Code
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) ITSM
4 2 (8.33%) Project Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.17%) BCP
5 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.17%) Decision-Making
5 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.17%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (4.17%) Time Management
5 1 (4.17%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.33%) Python
3 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.17%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.67%) vSphere
3 3 (12.50%) DFS Replication
3 3 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 3 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.17%) BitLocker
4 1 (4.17%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) Terraform
2 3 (12.50%) Ansible
2 3 (12.50%) SCCM
2 3 (12.50%) vCenter Server
3 2 (8.33%) WSUS
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (4.17%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (45.83%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco
3 2 (8.33%) SonicWALL
3 2 (8.33%) Sophos