Period
to 1 December 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 1 December 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Engineering
England > East of England
6 months to
1 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 83 87 95
Rank change year-on-year +4 +8 +16
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering 193 52 208
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 3.40% 2.63% 3.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.72% 2.93% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 142 49 197
10th Percentile £31,250 £33,100 £27,500
25th Percentile £35,750 £39,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -8.05% +2.35% -10.53%
75th Percentile £51,250 £51,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - -

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 5,189 1,773 6,092
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 91.44% 89.55% 91.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2,726 1,471 4,428
10th Percentile £27,375 £29,000 £27,434
25th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,711 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.58% - +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,875 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -

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 1 December 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 1 December 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 -18 73 £36,200 -22.98% 13
Hertfordshire -24 65 £46,000 +8.24% 12
Essex +2 22 £40,000 -8.57% 5
Bedfordshire +2 22 £40,750 -8.43% 2
Suffolk - 9 £40,000 -
Norfolk -23 2 £47,500 +58.33% 3
Infrastructure Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 1 December 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.

1 101 (52.33%) VMware
2 75 (38.86%) Firewall
2 75 (38.86%) Active Directory
2 75 (38.86%) Social Skills
3 73 (37.82%) Windows
4 69 (35.75%) Azure
5 67 (34.72%) Microsoft 365
6 63 (32.64%) DNS
7 54 (27.98%) Windows Server
8 53 (27.46%) SQL
9 49 (25.39%) Microsoft
9 49 (25.39%) VMware Infrastructure
10 47 (24.35%) DHCP
11 46 (23.83%) Hyper-V
12 37 (19.17%) Linux
12 37 (19.17%) Data Centre
13 36 (18.65%) TCP/IP
14 35 (18.13%) Python
15 33 (17.10%) vSphere
16 31 (16.06%) WAN
17 29 (15.03%) AWS
17 29 (15.03%) Git (software)
17 29 (15.03%) PowerShell
18 28 (14.51%) Veeam
19 27 (13.99%) Migration
19 27 (13.99%) LAN
20 26 (13.47%) Citrix
21 25 (12.95%) Windows 10
21 25 (12.95%) XenDesktop
22 24 (12.44%) Root Cause Analysis

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 13 (6.74%) IIS
2 12 (6.22%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (4.66%) Apache Spark
3 9 (4.66%) MS Exchange
4 8 (4.15%) Apache
4 8 (4.15%) Tomcat
5 6 (3.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (4.15%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (3.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (1.04%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 69 (35.75%) Azure
2 67 (34.72%) Microsoft 365
3 29 (15.03%) AWS
4 19 (9.84%) GCP
5 5 (2.59%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (2.07%) PaaS
7 3 (1.55%) IaaS
7 3 (1.55%) OneDrive
7 3 (1.55%) SaaS
8 2 (1.04%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 2 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.04%) Amazon S3
8 2 (1.04%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (1.04%) OpenShift
8 2 (1.04%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.52%) Azure Functions
9 1 (0.52%) Azure Service Bus
9 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.52%) Google Workspace
9 1 (0.52%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 75 (38.86%) Firewall
2 63 (32.64%) DNS
3 47 (24.35%) DHCP
4 36 (18.65%) TCP/IP
5 31 (16.06%) WAN
6 27 (13.99%) LAN
7 23 (11.92%) VPN
8 14 (7.25%) VLAN
9 9 (4.66%) Network Security
9 9 (4.66%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (4.66%) Wireless
10 8 (4.15%) IPsec
10 8 (4.15%) VoIP
11 7 (3.63%) MPLS
11 7 (3.63%) PPTP
11 7 (3.63%) SAN
12 6 (3.11%) Skype
13 5 (2.59%) NetScaler
13 5 (2.59%) SD-WAN
13 5 (2.59%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.44%) SQL Server
2 19 (9.84%) Data Warehouse
2 19 (9.84%) Oracle ODI
2 19 (9.84%) Tableau
3 10 (5.18%) Big Data
3 10 (5.18%) Data Lake
4 7 (3.63%) SQL Server 2019
4 7 (3.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.59%) Star Schema
6 2 (1.04%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.52%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 29 (15.03%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.18%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (1.04%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.52%) GitLab
4 1 (0.52%) RStudio
General
1 75 (38.86%) Social Skills
2 12 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (6.22%) Manufacturing
3 11 (5.70%) Finance
3 11 (5.70%) Organisational Skills
4 9 (4.66%) Retail
5 8 (4.15%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (2.59%) Law
7 4 (2.07%) Games
7 4 (2.07%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 3 (1.55%) Influencing Skills
8 3 (1.55%) Telecoms
9 2 (1.04%) Automotive
9 2 (1.04%) Back Office
9 2 (1.04%) Electronics
9 2 (1.04%) Marketing
9 2 (1.04%) Public Sector
9 2 (1.04%) Publishing
10 1 (0.52%) Documentation Skills
10 1 (0.52%) Military
Job Titles
1 106 (54.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 30 (15.54%) Support Engineer
3 26 (13.47%) IT Engineer
4 25 (12.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 24 (12.44%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 19 (9.84%) Data Engineer
7 17 (8.81%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 17 (8.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (7.77%) Infrastructure Support
9 12 (6.22%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 12 (6.22%) 2nd Line Support
9 12 (6.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 11 (5.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 10 (5.18%) Linux Engineer
12 8 (4.15%) Analyst
12 8 (4.15%) Cloud Engineer
12 8 (4.15%) IT Support
12 8 (4.15%) IT Support Engineer
12 8 (4.15%) Senior IT Engineer
13 7 (3.63%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.66%) Kafka
2 2 (1.04%) OAuth
3 1 (0.52%) CSS
3 1 (0.52%) HTML
3 1 (0.52%) Node.js
3 1 (0.52%) REST
3 1 (0.52%) SAML
3 1 (0.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 37 (19.17%) Data Centre
2 19 (9.84%) Life Science
3 15 (7.77%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.18%) Legacy Systems
5 9 (4.66%) Replication
6 6 (3.11%) Driving Licence
7 4 (2.07%) EPoS
7 4 (2.07%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (2.07%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.04%) Biotechnology
8 2 (1.04%) CMDB
8 2 (1.04%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.04%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.04%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.04%) FMCG
8 2 (1.04%) Online Games
8 2 (1.04%) PKI
8 2 (1.04%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.52%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.52%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 73 (37.82%) Windows
2 54 (27.98%) Windows Server
3 37 (19.17%) Linux
4 25 (12.95%) Windows 10
5 21 (10.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (9.84%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (6.22%) CentOS
8 10 (5.18%) Unix
8 10 (5.18%) Windows Server 2019
9 7 (3.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (3.63%) Windows Server 2016
10 6 (3.11%) Ubuntu
10 6 (3.11%) Windows 7
11 4 (2.07%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.52%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (13.99%) Migration
2 24 (12.44%) Root Cause Analysis
3 22 (11.40%) ITIL
3 22 (11.40%) Problem-Solving
4 19 (9.84%) Data Engineering
4 19 (9.84%) Data Science
4 19 (9.84%) ETL
5 17 (8.81%) Business Intelligence
6 16 (8.29%) Time Management
7 14 (7.25%) Data Migration
7 14 (7.25%) DevOps
8 13 (6.74%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (6.22%) Configuration Management
9 12 (6.22%) Decision-Making
9 12 (6.22%) ERP
10 11 (5.70%) Data Privacy
10 11 (5.70%) Problem Management
11 10 (5.18%) Analytics
11 10 (5.18%) Data Architecture
12 9 (4.66%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 53 (27.46%) SQL
2 35 (18.13%) Python
3 29 (15.03%) PowerShell
4 5 (2.59%) Bash Shell
4 5 (2.59%) Java
5 3 (1.55%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.04%) C#
6 2 (1.04%) Go
6 2 (1.04%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.52%) C
7 1 (0.52%) PHP
7 1 (0.52%) Scala
7 1 (0.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 19 (9.84%) Degree
2 18 (9.33%) Security Cleared
3 11 (5.70%) SC Cleared
4 7 (3.63%) DBS Check
4 7 (3.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (3.11%) Computer Science Degree
6 5 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.55%) CCIE
7 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.55%) VCP6
8 2 (1.04%) CCNA
8 2 (1.04%) DV Cleared
8 2 (1.04%) MCP
8 2 (1.04%) MCSA
8 2 (1.04%) RHCE
8 2 (1.04%) RHCSA
9 1 (0.52%) CCNP
9 1 (0.52%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.59%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (1.55%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 3 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.55%) SLA
3 2 (1.04%) GxP
4 1 (0.52%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.52%) NIST
System Software
1 75 (38.86%) Active Directory
2 49 (25.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (23.83%) Hyper-V
4 33 (17.10%) vSphere
5 25 (12.95%) XenDesktop
6 16 (8.29%) XenApp
7 13 (6.74%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (5.18%) Virtual Servers
9 8 (4.15%) NFS
10 3 (1.55%) Docker
11 2 (1.04%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (6.74%) Ansible
2 10 (5.18%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (5.18%) Puppet
3 8 (4.15%) HAProxy
3 8 (4.15%) Salt
4 7 (3.63%) Terraform
5 6 (3.11%) SCCM
6 5 (2.59%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (1.04%) FortiGate
7 2 (1.04%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.52%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.52%) Packer
8 1 (0.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 101 (52.33%) VMware
2 49 (25.39%) Microsoft
3 28 (14.51%) Veeam
4 26 (13.47%) Citrix
5 21 (10.88%) Cisco
5 21 (10.88%) HP
6 20 (10.36%) Oracle
7 15 (7.77%) SolarWinds
8 13 (6.74%) Red Hat
9 10 (5.18%) Palo Alto
10 9 (4.66%) MuleSoft
11 4 (2.07%) Dell
12 3 (1.55%) Aruba
12 3 (1.55%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.55%) ConnectWise
13 2 (1.04%) Apple
13 2 (1.04%) SaltStack
13 2 (1.04%) SAP
13 2 (1.04%) Sun
13 2 (1.04%) Zerto