Period
to 22 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Infrastructure Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Infrastructure Engineering over the 6 months to 22 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Engineering
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 61 79 83
Rank change year-on-year +18 +4 +12
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering 171 125 248
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 3.83% 3.31% 3.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.18% 3.66% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 133 114 216
10th Percentile £34,472 £32,500 £29,125
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,000 £43,816 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.27% -2.63% -10.00%
75th Percentile £53,750 £52,875 £57,813
90th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £48,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -1.04% +1.05% +5.56%

Infrastructure Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,093 3,419 6,784
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 91.57% 90.52% 89.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2,316 2,569 5,194
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £27,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £64,000 £62,500 £61,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,750 £73,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

Infrastructure Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Infrastructure Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineering in the East of England

Infrastructure Engineering
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering in the East of England.

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineering in the East of England

Infrastructure Engineering
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 June 2021.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineering in the East of England

Infrastructure Engineering
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 Engineering within the East of England region over the 6 months to 22 June 2021. 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 0 68 £40,000 - 15
Hertfordshire +21 62 £47,500 +11.76% 18
Essex +10 20 £51,250 +13.89% 6
Bedfordshire +5 17 £42,750 -16.18% 5
Suffolk +7 2 £33,250 -39.55% 2
Norfolk -7 2 £48,500 +27.63% 4
Infrastructure Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2021, IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering also mentioned the following 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 with a requirement for Infrastructure Engineering.

1 87 (50.88%) Azure
2 85 (49.71%) Windows
3 83 (48.54%) VMware
4 75 (43.86%) Microsoft
5 68 (39.77%) Windows Server
6 60 (35.09%) Active Directory
7 52 (30.41%) DNS
7 52 (30.41%) Microsoft 365
8 51 (29.82%) PowerShell
9 45 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
10 44 (25.73%) Linux
11 41 (23.98%) DHCP
11 41 (23.98%) AWS
12 40 (23.39%) vSphere
13 38 (22.22%) SQL
14 35 (20.47%) TCP/IP
15 34 (19.88%) Firewall
16 33 (19.30%) Migration
16 33 (19.30%) MS Exchange
17 32 (18.71%) Python
17 32 (18.71%) Windows Server 2012
18 26 (15.20%) Oracle
19 25 (14.62%) VLAN
20 23 (13.45%) Social Skills
20 23 (13.45%) Git (software)
21 22 (12.87%) Microsoft Office
21 22 (12.87%) Citrix
21 22 (12.87%) Problem-Solving
22 21 (12.28%) Ansible
23 20 (11.70%) Hyper-V

Infrastructure Engineering
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 33 (19.30%) MS Exchange
2 10 (5.85%) SharePoint
3 9 (5.26%) IIS
4 5 (2.92%) Apache
4 5 (2.92%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.34%) OpenStack
5 4 (2.34%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.58%) nginx
Applications
1 22 (12.87%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 87 (50.88%) Azure
2 52 (30.41%) Microsoft 365
3 41 (23.98%) AWS
4 13 (7.60%) SaaS
5 12 (7.02%) Dynamics 365
6 10 (5.85%) IaaS
7 9 (5.26%) GCP
8 8 (4.68%) Serverless
9 6 (3.51%) Azure Active Directory
9 6 (3.51%) Azure Functions
9 6 (3.51%) Azure Service Bus
9 6 (3.51%) PaaS
10 5 (2.92%) Azure Event Grid
10 5 (2.92%) Azure Logic Apps
10 5 (2.92%) Power Platform
11 4 (2.34%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (2.34%) OpenShift
12 3 (1.75%) OneDrive
13 2 (1.17%) AWS Lambda
13 2 (1.17%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 52 (30.41%) DNS
2 41 (23.98%) DHCP
3 35 (20.47%) TCP/IP
4 34 (19.88%) Firewall
5 25 (14.62%) VLAN
6 12 (7.02%) WAN
7 11 (6.43%) LAN
8 9 (5.26%) VPN
9 6 (3.51%) SAN
10 4 (2.34%) VoIP
10 4 (2.34%) Wireless
11 3 (1.75%) Network Security
12 2 (1.17%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (1.17%) IPsec
12 2 (1.17%) MPLS
12 2 (1.17%) PPTP
12 2 (1.17%) Wi-Fi
13 1 (0.58%) NetScaler
13 1 (0.58%) Remote Desktop
13 1 (0.58%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (11.70%) Data Warehouse
1 20 (11.70%) SQL Server
2 19 (11.11%) Data Lake
2 19 (11.11%) Oracle ODI
2 19 (11.11%) Tableau
3 5 (2.92%) Big Data
3 5 (2.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (2.92%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (2.92%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (2.92%) Star Schema
4 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2019
4 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 23 (13.45%) Git (software)
2 19 (11.11%) Oracle APEX
3 6 (3.51%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.92%) GitLab
5 4 (2.34%) Artifactory
6 2 (1.17%) TeamCity
General
1 23 (13.45%) Social Skills
2 12 (7.02%) Law
3 10 (5.85%) Finance
4 8 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.51%) Retail
6 2 (1.17%) Organisational Skills
7 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.58%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 123 (71.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 36 (21.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 36 (21.05%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 26 (15.20%) IT Engineer
4 24 (14.04%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 23 (13.45%) Cloud Engineer
6 22 (12.87%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 19 (11.11%) Data Engineer
8 11 (6.43%) Azure Engineer
8 11 (6.43%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (6.43%) Linux Engineer
8 11 (6.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (5.26%) Support Engineer
10 7 (4.09%) Infrastructure Support
11 6 (3.51%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
11 6 (3.51%) Escalation Engineer
12 5 (2.92%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 5 (2.92%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
12 5 (2.92%) Windows Engineer
12 5 (2.92%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.85%) Web Services
2 6 (3.51%) REST
3 5 (2.92%) Node.js
4 2 (1.17%) CSS
4 2 (1.17%) HTML
4 2 (1.17%) Ruby on Rails
4 2 (1.17%) SAML
5 1 (0.58%) COM
5 1 (0.58%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.11%) Life Science
2 17 (9.94%) Data Centre
3 15 (8.77%) Public Cloud
4 11 (6.43%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.34%) Replication
6 3 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.75%) PKI
7 2 (1.17%) Clustering
7 2 (1.17%) EMC VNX
7 2 (1.17%) FMCG
7 2 (1.17%) Smart Energy
7 2 (1.17%) Smart Meter
7 2 (1.17%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.58%) BYOD
8 1 (0.58%) Cybercrime
8 1 (0.58%) EPoS
8 1 (0.58%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.58%) PMI
8 1 (0.58%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 85 (49.71%) Windows
2 68 (39.77%) Windows Server
3 44 (25.73%) Linux
4 32 (18.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (10.53%) CentOS
6 13 (7.60%) Ubuntu
7 12 (7.02%) Unix
8 11 (6.43%) Windows Server 2016
9 8 (4.68%) Windows Server 2019
10 6 (3.51%) Mac OS
10 6 (3.51%) Windows 10
10 6 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (1.75%) Android
12 2 (1.17%) Windows 7
12 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (19.30%) Migration
2 22 (12.87%) Problem-Solving
3 20 (11.70%) ETL
4 19 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (11.11%) Data Engineering
4 19 (11.11%) Data Science
5 14 (8.19%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (8.19%) Data Architecture
5 14 (8.19%) Data Migration
5 14 (8.19%) DevOps
5 14 (8.19%) ERP
6 13 (7.60%) ITIL
7 11 (6.43%) Project Delivery
7 11 (6.43%) Root Cause Analysis
8 9 (5.26%) IT Strategy
9 8 (4.68%) Artificial Intelligence
9 8 (4.68%) Identity Access Management
10 7 (4.09%) Change Management
10 7 (4.09%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (4.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (29.82%) PowerShell
2 38 (22.22%) SQL
3 32 (18.71%) Python
4 10 (5.85%) Bash Shell
5 5 (2.92%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.75%) C++
6 3 (1.75%) PHP
7 2 (1.17%) Ruby
7 2 (1.17%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.58%) Perl
8 1 (0.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (6.43%) Degree
2 6 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 5 (2.92%) CCNA
3 5 (2.92%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (2.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (2.34%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (2.34%) MCSA
4 4 (2.34%) SC Cleared
5 3 (1.75%) MCSE
5 3 (1.75%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (1.17%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.58%) CAPM
7 1 (0.58%) CCENT
7 1 (0.58%) MCITP
7 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.58%) PMP
7 1 (0.58%) RHCA
7 1 (0.58%) RHCE
7 1 (0.58%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.60%) SLA
2 6 (3.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.92%) Cyber Essentials
3 5 (2.92%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 2 (1.17%) GDPR
5 1 (0.58%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 60 (35.09%) Active Directory
2 45 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (23.39%) vSphere
4 20 (11.70%) Hyper-V
4 20 (11.70%) XenDesktop
5 13 (7.60%) Docker
6 8 (4.68%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (4.09%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (2.34%) NFS
8 4 (2.34%) Xen
9 3 (1.75%) XenApp
10 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (1.17%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.17%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (0.58%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.58%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 21 (12.28%) Ansible
2 19 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
3 18 (10.53%) SCCM
4 13 (7.60%) Terraform
5 9 (5.26%) Kubernetes
6 6 (3.51%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 6 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (3.51%) Puppet
7 4 (2.34%) HAProxy
7 4 (2.34%) Salt
7 4 (2.34%) vCenter Server
8 3 (1.75%) SCOM
9 2 (1.17%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (1.17%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (1.17%) PaperCut
9 2 (1.17%) SCOrch
9 2 (1.17%) WSUS
10 1 (0.58%) EnCase
10 1 (0.58%) FTK
Vendors
1 83 (48.54%) VMware
2 75 (43.86%) Microsoft
3 26 (15.20%) Oracle
4 22 (12.87%) Citrix
5 19 (11.11%) Red Hat
6 15 (8.77%) Veeam
7 11 (6.43%) Cisco
8 8 (4.68%) IBM
8 8 (4.68%) SolarWinds
9 7 (4.09%) McAfee
10 5 (2.92%) Google
10 5 (2.92%) HP
10 5 (2.92%) MuleSoft
10 5 (2.92%) NetApp
11 4 (2.34%) Instagram
12 3 (1.75%) Aruba
12 3 (1.75%) ConnectWise
12 3 (1.75%) Dell
13 2 (1.17%) EMC
13 2 (1.17%) Sophos