The median annual salary for a Infrastructure Engineer was £40,750 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England 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
England / East of England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 159 151 147
Rank change year-on-year -8 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 95 129 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.54% 1.73% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 1.80% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 72 115 120
Median salary £40,750 £40,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.87% -4.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,498 £25,400 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,250 £55,000 £57,500
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 the East of England. 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
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5940 7161 7359
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 96.05% 96.26% 97.41%
Number of salaries quoted 4743 5790 5929
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +2.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £63,150
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in the East of England

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 Infrastructure Engineer in the East of England.

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in the East of England

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in the East of England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in the East of England

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 Infrastructure Engineer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -7 35 £41,500 -6.72% 3
Cambridgeshire +21 31 £40,000 +21.21% 2
Essex +1 14 £50,000 +17.64% 1
Norfolk -3 13 £37,500 +3.44% 1
Bedfordshire +20 2 £35,000 -6.66%
Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

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 East of England region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 118 (69.41%) Windows
2 94 (55.29%) Active Directory
3 92 (54.12%) VMware
4 84 (49.41%) Microsoft
5 72 (42.35%) Windows Server
6 60 (35.29%) Linux
7 54 (31.76%) MS Exchange
8 51 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 47 (27.65%) Cisco
10 43 (25.29%) ITIL
11 42 (24.71%) MS Excel
12 41 (24.12%) DNS
13 37 (21.76%) SCCM
13 37 (21.76%) Microsoft Azure
14 36 (21.18%) Windows Server 2012
15 35 (20.59%) LAN
16 33 (19.41%) DHCP
16 33 (19.41%) Firewall
16 33 (19.41%) vSphere
17 32 (18.82%) Office 365
18 30 (17.65%) Citrix
19 27 (15.88%) WAN
19 27 (15.88%) Security Cleared
20 25 (14.71%) SLA
21 24 (14.12%) MCP
21 24 (14.12%) PowerShell
22 23 (13.53%) Windows Server 2008
22 23 (13.53%) Hyper-V
23 21 (12.35%) Microsoft Certification
23 21 (12.35%) Windows Server 2003

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 54 (31.76%) MS Exchange
2 15 (8.82%) IIS
3 13 (7.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (6.47%) Skype for Business
5 9 (5.29%) Apache
6 8 (4.71%) Tomcat
7 7 (4.12%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (3.53%) JBoss
9 5 (2.94%) OpenStack
9 5 (2.94%) SharePoint
10 2 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.59%) Confluence
11 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 42 (24.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (21.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (18.82%) Office 365
3 18 (10.59%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (4.71%) SaaS
5 5 (2.94%) IaaS
6 3 (1.76%) Akamai
6 3 (1.76%) PaaS
7 2 (1.18%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (1.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.59%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 41 (24.12%) DNS
2 35 (20.59%) LAN
3 33 (19.41%) DHCP
3 33 (19.41%) Firewall
4 27 (15.88%) WAN
5 20 (11.76%) SAN
6 15 (8.82%) HTTP
7 13 (7.65%) TCP/IP
8 11 (6.47%) HTTPS
8 11 (6.47%) Internet
9 9 (5.29%) Fibre Channel
9 9 (5.29%) Skype
10 7 (4.12%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (3.53%) iSCSI
11 6 (3.53%) NAS
12 5 (2.94%) LDAP
12 5 (2.94%) Remote Desktop
12 5 (2.94%) VPN
13 4 (2.35%) NetScaler
13 4 (2.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.65%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (2.35%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.18%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.59%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.59%) MS Access
5 1 (0.59%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.35%) MSI
2 3 (1.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.59%) Ant
3 1 (0.59%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.59%) GitLab
3 1 (0.59%) JIRA
3 1 (0.59%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.59%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.59%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 14 (8.24%) Finance
2 6 (3.53%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.76%) Aerospace
3 3 (1.76%) Banking
3 3 (1.76%) Legal
3 3 (1.76%) Retail
4 2 (1.18%) Publishing
5 1 (0.59%) Back Office
5 1 (0.59%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.12%) Web Services
2 4 (2.35%) Middleware
3 3 (1.76%) .NET
4 1 (0.59%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.47%) Computer Science
1 11 (6.47%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 10 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.88%) Fat Client
2 10 (5.88%) Thin Client
3 8 (4.71%) Blackberry
4 6 (3.53%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.94%) Driving Licence
6 4 (2.35%) EMC VNX
7 3 (1.76%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.18%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.59%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.59%) Handset
9 1 (0.59%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.59%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.59%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.59%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.59%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 118 (69.41%) Windows
2 72 (42.35%) Windows Server
3 60 (35.29%) Linux
4 36 (21.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (13.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (12.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (7.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (6.47%) Unix
9 8 (4.71%) Windows 10
10 7 (4.12%) Windows 8
11 6 (3.53%) Solaris
11 6 (3.53%) Ubuntu
12 4 (2.35%) Windows 7
13 3 (1.76%) Windows XP
14 2 (1.18%) CentOS
15 1 (0.59%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (25.29%) ITIL
2 20 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (10.59%) DevOps
4 15 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (8.82%) Infrastructure Management
5 12 (7.06%) Configuration Management
5 12 (7.06%) Software Engineering
6 11 (6.47%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (5.88%) Performance Optimisation
8 9 (5.29%) Problem Management
9 8 (4.71%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (4.71%) E-Commerce
9 8 (4.71%) Service Management
9 8 (4.71%) Virtual Environments
10 7 (4.12%) SDLC
11 6 (3.53%) Change Management
11 6 (3.53%) High Availability
11 6 (3.53%) Performance Monitoring
12 5 (2.94%) Data Protection
12 5 (2.94%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 24 (14.12%) PowerShell
2 18 (10.59%) SQL
3 16 (9.41%) VBScript
4 11 (6.47%) Bash Shell
4 11 (6.47%) VB
5 10 (5.88%) Perl
6 8 (4.71%) Python
7 3 (1.76%) Java
8 2 (1.18%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.59%) REXX
9 1 (0.59%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 27 (15.88%) Security Cleared
2 24 (14.12%) MCP
3 21 (12.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (11.18%) MCSE
5 16 (9.41%) SC Cleared
6 13 (7.65%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (5.88%) BC Cleared
8 8 (4.71%) MCSA
9 7 (4.12%) CCNA
9 7 (4.12%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (4.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (2.94%) CCNP
10 5 (2.94%) Degree
11 4 (2.35%) RHCE
12 3 (1.76%) CCDP
13 2 (1.18%) CEH
13 2 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 2 (1.18%) MCITP
14 1 (0.59%) A+ Certification
14 1 (0.59%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (14.71%) SLA
2 4 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 94 (55.29%) Active Directory
2 51 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (19.41%) vSphere
4 23 (13.53%) Hyper-V
5 16 (9.41%) XenApp
6 14 (8.24%) XenDesktop
7 8 (4.71%) Forefront TMG
7 8 (4.71%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (3.53%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 4 (2.35%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (1.18%) Docker
10 2 (1.18%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (1.18%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (1.18%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.59%) KVM
11 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.59%) Samba
11 1 (0.59%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 37 (21.76%) SCCM
2 16 (9.41%) Puppet
3 11 (6.47%) Packer
3 11 (6.47%) Terraform
3 11 (6.47%) Tivoli
4 10 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (4.71%) SCOM
6 7 (4.12%) Ansible
7 5 (2.94%) BladeLogic
7 5 (2.94%) CFEngine
8 4 (2.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 4 (2.35%) Microsoft Intune
8 4 (2.35%) SCOrch
8 4 (2.35%) vRealize
9 2 (1.18%) Grafana
9 2 (1.18%) Munin
9 2 (1.18%) Nessus
9 2 (1.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (1.18%) WSUS
9 2 (1.18%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 92 (54.12%) VMware
2 84 (49.41%) Microsoft
3 47 (27.65%) Cisco
4 30 (17.65%) Citrix
5 20 (11.76%) Red Hat
6 16 (9.41%) IBM
6 16 (9.41%) NetApp
7 14 (8.24%) HP
8 11 (6.47%) EMC
9 8 (4.71%) Veeam
10 6 (3.53%) CommVault
11 5 (2.94%) BMC
12 4 (2.35%) Intel Security
12 4 (2.35%) Oracle
13 3 (1.76%) CA
13 3 (1.76%) F5
13 3 (1.76%) Meraki
13 3 (1.76%) Nimble Storage
13 3 (1.76%) SolarWinds
13 3 (1.76%) Symantec
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