The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 147 146 172
Rank change year-on-year -1 +26  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 115 108 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.87% 1.58% 1.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 1.65% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 94 101 92
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,375
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% +13.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,400 £29,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

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 5998 6560 7914
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 97.29% 96.27% 97.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4910 5575 6530
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +22 56 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Essex -2 18 £50,000 +13.63%
Cambridgeshire -17 17 £37,000 -4.51% 2
Bedfordshire +26 14 £48,750 +14.70%
Norfolk - 6 £34,500 -
Suffolk -15 4 £35,000 -33.33%
Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 139 (66.51%) VMware
2 133 (63.64%) Windows
3 98 (46.89%) Microsoft
3 98 (46.89%) Active Directory
4 91 (43.54%) Linux
5 84 (40.19%) Windows Server
6 82 (39.23%) VMware Infrastructure
7 63 (30.14%) Cisco
8 56 (26.79%) ITIL
9 55 (26.32%) MS Exchange
10 53 (25.36%) Office 365
11 46 (22.01%) Amazon AWS
12 44 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
12 44 (21.05%) Hyper-V
12 44 (21.05%) DNS
13 43 (20.57%) WAN
13 43 (20.57%) DHCP
14 42 (20.10%) LAN
15 40 (19.14%) vSphere
16 38 (18.18%) Firewall
16 38 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
17 36 (17.22%) DevOps
17 36 (17.22%) Citrix
17 36 (17.22%) SAN
18 33 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 32 (15.31%) Windows Server 2008
20 30 (14.35%) Data Centre
21 29 (13.88%) SCCM
22 28 (13.40%) E-Commerce
23 27 (12.92%) Red Hat

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 55 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 23 (11.00%) Skype for Business
3 17 (8.13%) OpenStack
4 11 (5.26%) JBoss
5 9 (4.31%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (2.87%) IIS
7 5 (2.39%) Apache
7 5 (2.39%) Tomcat
8 4 (1.91%) SharePoint
9 3 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.48%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 18 (8.61%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 53 (25.36%) Office 365
2 46 (22.01%) Amazon AWS
3 44 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 26 (12.44%) PaaS
5 20 (9.57%) IaaS
6 12 (5.74%) SaaS
7 6 (2.87%) AWS CloudFormation
8 4 (1.91%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.48%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 44 (21.05%) DNS
2 43 (20.57%) DHCP
2 43 (20.57%) WAN
3 42 (20.10%) LAN
4 38 (18.18%) Firewall
5 36 (17.22%) SAN
6 22 (10.53%) MPLS
6 22 (10.53%) Skype
7 17 (8.13%) VLAN
8 16 (7.66%) HTTP
8 16 (7.66%) NAS
8 16 (7.66%) VoIP
9 15 (7.18%) Internet
9 15 (7.18%) VPN
10 14 (6.70%) HTTPS
10 14 (6.70%) Remote Desktop
11 13 (6.22%) PBX
12 12 (5.74%) ISDN
13 11 (5.26%) TCP/IP
14 8 (3.83%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (10.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.96%) Hadoop
3 2 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.48%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.48%) Apache Hive
4 1 (0.48%) Impala
4 1 (0.48%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.48%) MS Access
4 1 (0.48%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (3.35%) Jenkins
2 5 (2.39%) Wise Package Studio
3 4 (1.91%) MSI
4 2 (0.96%) JIRA
4 2 (0.96%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.96%) Zephyr
5 1 (0.48%) Ant
5 1 (0.48%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (6.70%) Retail
2 12 (5.74%) Games
3 11 (5.26%) Banking
4 9 (4.31%) Finance
5 6 (2.87%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.44%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.44%) Legal
7 1 (0.48%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (7.18%) Web Services
2 8 (3.83%) SAML
2 8 (3.83%) XMPP
3 2 (0.96%) WSH
4 1 (0.48%) .NET
4 1 (0.48%) CSS
4 1 (0.48%) HTML
4 1 (0.48%) jQuery
4 1 (0.48%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 30 (14.35%) Data Centre
2 14 (6.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 9 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.83%) PKI
5 6 (2.87%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.87%) HP Storage
6 5 (2.39%) Blackberry
6 5 (2.39%) Fat Client
6 5 (2.39%) Thin Client
7 3 (1.44%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.96%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.48%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.48%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.48%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.48%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.48%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 133 (63.64%) Windows
2 91 (43.54%) Linux
3 84 (40.19%) Windows Server
4 38 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 32 (15.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (10.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (7.66%) Unix
9 14 (6.70%) Solaris
10 9 (4.31%) Windows 10
11 8 (3.83%) Ubuntu
12 7 (3.35%) CentOS
13 5 (2.39%) Windows 7
14 3 (1.44%) Debian
15 1 (0.48%) HPUX
15 1 (0.48%) SUSE
15 1 (0.48%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.48%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (26.79%) ITIL
2 36 (17.22%) DevOps
3 28 (13.40%) E-Commerce
4 21 (10.05%) Disaster Recovery
5 20 (9.57%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (8.13%) Mentoring
7 15 (7.18%) Server Building
8 14 (6.70%) Change Management
8 14 (6.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 13 (6.22%) Service Management
10 12 (5.74%) Coaching
11 11 (5.26%) IT Strategy
11 11 (5.26%) Software Deployment
12 10 (4.78%) Infrastructure Management
12 10 (4.78%) Migration
13 9 (4.31%) Application Packaging
13 9 (4.31%) Server Virtualisation
14 8 (3.83%) Continuous Delivery
15 7 (3.35%) Configuration Management
16 6 (2.87%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 22 (10.53%) SQL
2 20 (9.57%) Perl
2 20 (9.57%) PowerShell
3 12 (5.74%) Bash Shell
3 12 (5.74%) Python
3 12 (5.74%) VBScript
4 11 (5.26%) Java
5 10 (4.78%) VB
6 5 (2.39%) REXX
6 5 (2.39%) Tcl
7 2 (0.96%) C#
7 2 (0.96%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.48%) C
8 1 (0.48%) C++
8 1 (0.48%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.48%) R
Qualifications
1 25 (11.96%) MCP
2 23 (11.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (10.53%) MCSE
4 19 (9.09%) CCNA
5 18 (8.61%) Security Cleared
6 12 (5.74%) SC Cleared
7 11 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
8 10 (4.78%) CCNP
8 10 (4.78%) MCSA
9 7 (3.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (2.39%) BC Cleared
11 3 (1.44%) Degree
12 2 (0.96%) CEH
12 2 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (0.96%) MCITP
13 1 (0.48%) CCIP
13 1 (0.48%) CCSP
13 1 (0.48%) PhD
13 1 (0.48%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (9.57%) SLA
2 2 (0.96%) QA
3 1 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 98 (46.89%) Active Directory
2 82 (39.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (21.05%) Hyper-V
4 40 (19.14%) vSphere
5 20 (9.57%) XenApp
6 16 (7.66%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (5.74%) Terminal Services
8 6 (2.87%) Docker
9 5 (2.39%) Forefront TMG
9 5 (2.39%) XenDesktop
10 4 (1.91%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (1.44%) LXC
11 3 (1.44%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (1.44%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.48%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.48%) KVM
12 1 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.48%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.48%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 29 (13.88%) SCCM
2 14 (6.70%) Packer
2 14 (6.70%) Puppet
2 14 (6.70%) Terraform
2 14 (6.70%) Tivoli
3 13 (6.22%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (5.74%) WSUS
5 11 (5.26%) Ansible
6 9 (4.31%) BladeLogic
7 7 (3.35%) SCOM
7 7 (3.35%) ZABBIX
8 6 (2.87%) Grafana
8 6 (2.87%) Munin
9 5 (2.39%) CFEngine
9 5 (2.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 4 (1.91%) Microsoft Intune
10 4 (1.91%) SCOrch
11 3 (1.44%) Graylog
11 3 (1.44%) Kibana
11 3 (1.44%) logstash
Vendors
1 139 (66.51%) VMware
2 98 (46.89%) Microsoft
3 63 (30.14%) Cisco
4 36 (17.22%) Citrix
5 27 (12.92%) Red Hat
6 20 (9.57%) NetApp
7 18 (8.61%) IBM
8 16 (7.66%) HP
9 14 (6.70%) Oracle
10 9 (4.31%) BMC
11 4 (1.91%) Palo Alto
11 4 (1.91%) SolarWinds
11 4 (1.91%) SonicWALL
12 3 (1.44%) CA
12 3 (1.44%) Meraki
12 3 (1.44%) Nimble Storage
12 3 (1.44%) Splunk
13 2 (0.96%) Fortinet
13 2 (0.96%) McAfee
13 2 (0.96%) Sophos
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