Period
to 9 December 2019

The median annual salary for a 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 9 December 2019.

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

Third Line Infrastructure Engineer
England > East of England
6 months to
9 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 222 304 312
Rank change year-on-year +82 +8 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer 41 28 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.62% 0.28% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 0.29% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 40 21 38
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.53% +14.46%
10th Percentile £37,000 £31,000 £35,525
90th Percentile £48,750 £50,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 6,340 9,603 11,633
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.70% 97.09% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 4,539 7,284 9,522
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,139 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.23% +0.31% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings that featured 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer in the East of England

3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer in the East of England.

Salary trend for 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer in the East of England

3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer in the East of England over the 6 months to 9 December 2019.

Salary histogram for 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer in the East of England

3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer within the East of England region over the 6 months to 9 December 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +43 16 £40,250 -8.00% 1
Hertfordshire +45 11 £47,500 +14.46% 5
Essex +10 9 £42,500 +44.07%
Bedfordshire +5 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Suffolk - 2 £36,500 -
Norfolk -10 1 £34,500 - 2
3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
England

3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2019, 3rd Line 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 East of England region featuring 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 41 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 38 (92.68%) VMware
3 35 (85.37%) Windows
4 33 (80.49%) Microsoft
5 31 (75.61%) Active Directory
6 26 (63.41%) Windows Server
7 19 (46.34%) Azure
7 19 (46.34%) Office 365
8 17 (41.46%) DHCP
8 17 (41.46%) DNS
9 15 (36.59%) MS Exchange
9 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (34.15%) Skype for Business
10 14 (34.15%) Skype
10 14 (34.15%) TCP/IP
11 13 (31.71%) Citrix
11 13 (31.71%) Exchange Server 2013
11 13 (31.71%) Hyper-V
12 11 (26.83%) AWS
12 11 (26.83%) PowerShell
12 11 (26.83%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (26.83%) EMC
12 11 (26.83%) MCSE
12 11 (26.83%) SQL
13 10 (24.39%) ITIL
14 9 (21.95%) MCSA
14 9 (21.95%) Exchange Server 2010
14 9 (21.95%) XenApp
15 8 (19.51%) SC Cleared

3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 15 (36.59%) MS Exchange
2 14 (34.15%) Skype for Business
3 13 (31.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (21.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.44%) IIS
5 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (46.34%) Azure
1 19 (46.34%) Office 365
2 11 (26.83%) AWS
3 1 (2.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (41.46%) DHCP
1 17 (41.46%) DNS
2 14 (34.15%) Skype
2 14 (34.15%) TCP/IP
3 8 (19.51%) VLAN
4 6 (14.63%) NetScaler
5 5 (12.20%) Unified Communications
6 3 (7.32%) iSCSI
6 3 (7.32%) VoIP
6 3 (7.32%) WAN
7 2 (4.88%) Firewall
7 2 (4.88%) LAN
7 2 (4.88%) NAS
7 2 (4.88%) SAN
8 1 (2.44%) ADSL
8 1 (2.44%) Internet
8 1 (2.44%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (19.51%) Electronics
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
1 8 (19.51%) Manufacturing
1 8 (19.51%) Marketing
1 8 (19.51%) Public Sector
1 8 (19.51%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Clustering
1 8 (19.51%) EMC VNX
2 6 (14.63%) Data Centre
3 5 (12.20%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (85.37%) Windows
2 26 (63.41%) Windows Server
3 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (36.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (12.20%) Windows 10
5 2 (4.88%) Linux
6 1 (2.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 10 (24.39%) ITIL
3 8 (19.51%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (19.51%) Digital Marketing
3 8 (19.51%) Performance Tuning
3 8 (19.51%) Programme Management
3 8 (19.51%) Security Monitoring
4 6 (14.63%) Network Management
5 5 (12.20%) Incident Management
6 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
6 4 (9.76%) Patch Management
7 3 (7.32%) Server Management
8 2 (4.88%) DevOps
8 2 (4.88%) ERP
8 2 (4.88%) Presales
9 1 (2.44%) Change Control
9 1 (2.44%) Data Migration
9 1 (2.44%) Hardware Maintenance
9 1 (2.44%) Migration
9 1 (2.44%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) PowerShell
1 11 (26.83%) SQL
2 3 (7.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) MCSE
1 11 (26.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (21.95%) MCSA
3 8 (19.51%) Degree
3 8 (19.51%) SC Cleared
3 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
4 6 (14.63%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (4.88%) CCNA
5 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) GDPR
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 31 (75.61%) Active Directory
2 13 (31.71%) Hyper-V
3 9 (21.95%) XenApp
4 5 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (12.20%) vSphere
5 4 (9.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (19.51%) SCCM
2 6 (14.63%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 38 (92.68%) VMware
2 33 (80.49%) Microsoft
3 13 (31.71%) Citrix
4 11 (26.83%) EMC
5 8 (19.51%) 3PAR
5 8 (19.51%) Isilon
5 8 (19.51%) SAP
6 6 (14.63%) CommVault
6 6 (14.63%) Ivanti
6 6 (14.63%) Symantec
6 6 (14.63%) Zscaler
7 3 (7.32%) NetApp
8 2 (4.88%) Cisco
8 2 (4.88%) Veeam