Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017.

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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 300 334 398
Rank change year-on-year +34 +64 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 26 19 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.25% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 25 18 24
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £53,750 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.28% +10.26% -3.94%
10th Percentile £37,500 £43,975 £40,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £69,000 £62,650
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year +13.64% +12.82% -7.14%

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 9680 11204 16347
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.75% 96.40% 95.79%
Number of salaries quoted 8762 10214 14209
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £88,750 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +4.55% +0.92%

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings that featured Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the job title as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017, Senior Infrastructure Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (96.15%) VMware
3 24 (92.31%) Active Directory
4 23 (88.46%) Windows Server
5 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (61.54%) MS Exchange
6 16 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (53.85%) Office 365
8 13 (50.00%) Finance
8 13 (50.00%) HP
8 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
9 11 (42.31%) SAN
9 11 (42.31%) XenServer
10 10 (38.46%) 3PAR
10 10 (38.46%) Dell
11 9 (34.62%) Citrix
11 9 (34.62%) Cisco
12 8 (30.77%) Virtual Servers
12 8 (30.77%) DNS
13 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
13 7 (26.92%) ITIL
13 7 (26.92%) PowerShell
13 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (26.92%) SCCM
14 6 (23.08%) SCOM
14 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
14 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
14 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
15 5 (19.23%) Release Management
15 5 (19.23%) IIS

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 16 (61.54%) MS Exchange
2 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
3 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (19.23%) IIS
5 2 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (53.85%) Office 365
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 11 (42.31%) SAN
2 8 (30.77%) DNS
3 5 (19.23%) DHCP
4 3 (11.54%) Firewall
4 3 (11.54%) IP Telephony
4 3 (11.54%) LAN
4 3 (11.54%) VoIP
4 3 (11.54%) WAN
5 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (3.85%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 13 (50.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 2 (7.69%) EMC VMAX
3 2 (7.69%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 26 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (88.46%) Windows Server
3 19 (73.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
5 3 (11.54%) Windows 7
5 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL V3
2 5 (19.23%) Release Management
3 3 (11.54%) Facilities Management
3 3 (11.54%) Migration
4 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 2 (7.69%) Server Building
4 2 (7.69%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.85%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.85%) Line Management
5 1 (3.85%) Security Monitoring
5 1 (3.85%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.85%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) MCSE
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.85%) CCA
2 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.85%) MCP
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 24 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 16 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (42.31%) XenServer
4 8 (30.77%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (19.23%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
6 3 (11.54%) XenDesktop
7 2 (7.69%) vSphere
7 2 (7.69%) XenApp
8 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) SCCM
2 6 (23.08%) SCOM
3 3 (11.54%) HP SIM
4 2 (7.69%) Backup Exec
4 2 (7.69%) HP Data Protector
4 2 (7.69%) vCenter Server
4 2 (7.69%) WSUS
5 1 (3.85%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 25 (96.15%) VMware
2 13 (50.00%) HP
2 13 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (38.46%) 3PAR
3 10 (38.46%) Dell
4 9 (34.62%) Cisco
4 9 (34.62%) Citrix
5 4 (15.38%) NetApp
6 3 (11.54%) EMC
7 2 (7.69%) IBM
7 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds
7 2 (7.69%) Symantec