Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £47,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England 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.

Infrastructure Engineer
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 159 186 237
Rank change year-on-year +27 +51 -64
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 217 193 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.80% 1.47% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.86% 1.52% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 200 179 144
East of England median annual salary £47,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.25% -2.35% +11.84%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 11657 12674 14813
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.60% 96.48% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9570 10516 12291
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

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 6 months to 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire +43 108 £50,000 - 9
Cambridgeshire -39 39 £42,500 +13.33% 5
Essex +39 37 £47,500 +14.46% 1
Bedfordshire +18 17 £42,500 -10.53%
Norfolk +19 12 £32,500 +1.56%
Suffolk -2 4 £40,000 +6.52%
Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 161 (74.19%) VMware
2 143 (65.90%) Windows
3 110 (50.69%) Windows Server
4 107 (49.31%) Microsoft
5 105 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
6 94 (43.32%) Active Directory
7 81 (37.33%) Cisco
8 65 (29.95%) SAN
9 61 (28.11%) Linux
10 57 (26.27%) WAN
10 57 (26.27%) Hyper-V
10 57 (26.27%) Office 365
11 53 (24.42%) Microsoft Azure
12 52 (23.96%) MS Exchange
13 48 (22.12%) Citrix
14 45 (20.74%) LAN
15 44 (20.28%) ITIL
16 42 (19.35%) Data Centre
17 41 (18.89%) Firewall
18 38 (17.51%) Microsoft Certification
19 34 (15.67%) Amazon AWS
20 33 (15.21%) vSphere
21 32 (14.75%) DNS
22 31 (14.29%) CCNA
22 31 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
22 31 (14.29%) DHCP
23 30 (13.82%) E-Commerce
23 30 (13.82%) Windows Server 2012
24 29 (13.36%) Windows Server 2008
25 27 (12.44%) XenApp

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 52 (23.96%) MS Exchange
2 17 (7.83%) Skype for Business
3 14 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (5.99%) OpenStack
5 11 (5.07%) SharePoint
6 6 (2.76%) JBoss
7 4 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.46%) Confluence
8 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.46%) IIS
8 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 57 (26.27%) Office 365
2 53 (24.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (15.67%) Amazon AWS
4 19 (8.76%) PaaS
5 17 (7.83%) IaaS
6 8 (3.69%) Mimecast
7 5 (2.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 5 (2.30%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (1.38%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (1.38%) SaaS
9 2 (0.92%) GitHub
10 1 (0.46%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 65 (29.95%) SAN
2 57 (26.27%) WAN
3 45 (20.74%) LAN
4 41 (18.89%) Firewall
5 32 (14.75%) DNS
6 31 (14.29%) DHCP
7 25 (11.52%) VPN
8 16 (7.37%) MPLS
8 16 (7.37%) NAS
8 16 (7.37%) VLAN
9 15 (6.91%) Cisco ASA
10 13 (5.99%) TCP/IP
11 12 (5.53%) VoIP
12 11 (5.07%) Skype
13 10 (4.61%) Cisco IOS
14 9 (4.15%) Cisco Nexus
15 8 (3.69%) PBX
15 8 (3.69%) Unified Communications
16 7 (3.23%) Internet
16 7 (3.23%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.76%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (2.76%) MongoDB
3 4 (1.84%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.38%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.46%) MySQL
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (3.23%) Jenkins
2 5 (2.30%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.84%) Subversion
4 2 (0.92%) JIRA
4 2 (0.92%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.46%) Wise Package Studio
5 1 (0.46%) Zephyr
General
1 16 (7.37%) Retail
2 8 (3.69%) Games
2 8 (3.69%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.76%) Finance
4 5 (2.30%) Dutch Language
5 2 (0.92%) Automotive
5 2 (0.92%) Back Office
6 1 (0.46%) Marketing
6 1 (0.46%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.99%) Web Services
2 8 (3.69%) .NET
3 7 (3.23%) SAML
3 7 (3.23%) XMPP
4 5 (2.30%) jQuery
5 4 (1.84%) HTML
5 4 (1.84%) REST
5 4 (1.84%) SOAP
6 3 (1.38%) CSS
7 2 (0.92%) Middleware
7 2 (0.92%) XHTML
8 1 (0.46%) ADSI
8 1 (0.46%) Flash
8 1 (0.46%) HTML5
8 1 (0.46%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 42 (19.35%) Data Centre
2 13 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.69%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.23%) PKI
5 6 (2.76%) Public Cloud
6 5 (2.30%) HP Storage
6 5 (2.30%) Replication
7 4 (1.84%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.84%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.38%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.38%) Thin Client
9 2 (0.92%) Fintech
9 2 (0.92%) NHS
9 2 (0.92%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.46%) Clustering
10 1 (0.46%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.46%) EMC VMAX
10 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.46%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 143 (65.90%) Windows
2 110 (50.69%) Windows Server
3 61 (28.11%) Linux
4 30 (13.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (13.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (5.53%) Windows 10
8 11 (5.07%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (4.61%) Windows 7
10 7 (3.23%) Windows 8
11 6 (2.76%) CentOS
11 6 (2.76%) Mac OS X
12 5 (2.30%) Debian
12 5 (2.30%) Ubuntu
13 2 (0.92%) Unix
13 2 (0.92%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.46%) Android
14 1 (0.46%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (20.28%) ITIL
2 30 (13.82%) E-Commerce
3 27 (12.44%) Change Management
4 26 (11.98%) Disaster Recovery
5 25 (11.52%) DevOps
6 21 (9.68%) Server Building
6 21 (9.68%) Server Virtualisation
7 20 (9.22%) Software Deployment
8 14 (6.45%) IT Strategy
9 12 (5.53%) Project Management
10 11 (5.07%) Business Continuity
10 11 (5.07%) Capacity Planning
10 11 (5.07%) Kalman Filter
11 10 (4.61%) Coaching
11 10 (4.61%) Mentoring
12 9 (4.15%) Stakeholder Management
13 8 (3.69%) Continuous Delivery
13 8 (3.69%) PRINCE2
14 7 (3.23%) Performance Analysis
14 7 (3.23%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 21 (9.68%) SQL
2 19 (8.76%) PowerShell
3 11 (5.07%) Perl
4 7 (3.23%) Java
5 6 (2.76%) C#
5 6 (2.76%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.30%) Bash Shell
6 5 (2.30%) Python
7 4 (1.84%) VBScript
8 2 (0.92%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.46%) REXX
9 1 (0.46%) Tcl
9 1 (0.46%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.46%) VB
Qualifications
1 38 (17.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (14.29%) CCNA
2 31 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (9.68%) MCSE
4 19 (8.76%) MCITP
5 16 (7.37%) Degree
6 10 (4.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (4.15%) MCSA
8 4 (1.84%) CCNP
9 3 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.38%) MCP
10 2 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
11 1 (0.46%) A+ Certification
11 1 (0.46%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (0.46%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.46%) MCTS
11 1 (0.46%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (3.69%) SLA
3 2 (0.92%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.46%) QA
System Software
1 105 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 94 (43.32%) Active Directory
3 57 (26.27%) Hyper-V
4 33 (15.21%) vSphere
5 27 (12.44%) XenApp
6 26 (11.98%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (4.15%) VMware NSX
8 7 (3.23%) Terminal Services
8 7 (3.23%) XenDesktop
9 6 (2.76%) Docker
10 5 (2.30%) LXC
11 3 (1.38%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (1.38%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (1.38%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.92%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.92%) Terminal Server
12 2 (0.92%) Xen
13 1 (0.46%) Firmware
13 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.46%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 18 (8.29%) SCCM
2 10 (4.61%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (4.15%) WSUS
4 8 (3.69%) vCenter Server
5 7 (3.23%) Backup Exec
5 7 (3.23%) SCOM
6 6 (2.76%) Puppet
6 6 (2.76%) ZABBIX
7 5 (2.30%) Ansible
7 5 (2.30%) Grafana
7 5 (2.30%) Graphite
7 5 (2.30%) Graylog
7 5 (2.30%) Kibana
7 5 (2.30%) logstash
7 5 (2.30%) Munin
7 5 (2.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (1.38%) Nagios
9 1 (0.46%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (0.46%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 161 (74.19%) VMware
2 107 (49.31%) Microsoft
3 81 (37.33%) Cisco
4 48 (22.12%) Citrix
5 20 (9.22%) HP
6 15 (6.91%) NetApp
7 14 (6.45%) Veeam
8 10 (4.61%) Dell
9 7 (3.23%) Meraki
9 7 (3.23%) Red Hat
10 6 (2.76%) Splunk
11 5 (2.30%) EMC
11 5 (2.30%) Juniper
12 3 (1.38%) Remedy
12 3 (1.38%) Sophos
13 2 (0.92%) CheckPoint
13 2 (0.92%) CommVault
13 2 (0.92%) IBM
13 2 (0.92%) Rackspace
13 2 (0.92%) Symantec