The median annual salary for a Infrastructure Engineer was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in Croydon during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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

Infrastructure Engineer
London / Croydon
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 31 38 32
Rank change year-on-year +7 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 6 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Croydon 3.37% 2.27% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.47% 2.29% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 1
Median salary £41,500 £43,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.14% +9.37%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Croydon. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Croydon
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 173 262 162
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Croydon 97.19% 99.24% 98.18%
Number of salaries quoted 142 225 142
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Croydon

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Croydon that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Croydon

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Croydon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Croydon.

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Croydon

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 Croydon region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
1 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
2 6 (50.00%) ITIL
3 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
3 5 (41.67%) WLAN
3 5 (41.67%) SSL
3 5 (41.67%) Citrix
3 5 (41.67%) Juniper
3 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (41.67%) OSPF
3 5 (41.67%) BGP
3 5 (41.67%) CheckPoint
3 5 (41.67%) GAP Analysis
3 5 (41.67%) Wireless
3 5 (41.67%) IPsec
3 5 (41.67%) Retail
3 5 (41.67%) PCI DSS
3 5 (41.67%) Network Management
3 5 (41.67%) Palo Alto
3 5 (41.67%) ITIL V3
4 4 (33.33%) Office 365
4 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (16.67%) SLA

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Croydon 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) BGP
1 5 (41.67%) IPsec
1 5 (41.67%) OSPF
1 5 (41.67%) SSL
1 5 (41.67%) Wireless
1 5 (41.67%) WLAN
2 2 (16.67%) DHCP
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (41.67%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (8.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Windows Server
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) GAP Analysis
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL V3
2 5 (41.67%) Network Management
2 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management
4 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (8.33%) Firmware
4 1 (8.33%) ISA Server
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
4 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (8.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP SIM
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) OpenView
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
1 7 (58.33%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) CheckPoint
2 5 (41.67%) Citrix
2 5 (41.67%) Juniper
2 5 (41.67%) Palo Alto
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) Dell
4 1 (8.33%) HP