Period
to 19 September 2019

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Engineer
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 104 131 110
Rank change year-on-year +27 -21 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 31 14 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 1.52% 0.64% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 0.64% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 7
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +12.68% -21.11%
10th Percentile £34,000 £27,875 £34,250
90th Percentile £77,750 £58,750 £62,000
South East median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.22% +12.50% -11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. 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 Sussex
Permanent vacancies in East Sussex with a recognized job title 1,945 2,171 1,778
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.34% 98.86% 98.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1,648 1,820 1,553
East Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in East Sussex

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in East Sussex.

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in East Sussex

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in East Sussex over the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in East Sussex

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 6 months to 19 September 2019. 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
Brighton +15 15 £45,000 +24.14% 3
Lewes - 6 £41,000 - 1
Hastings -6 5 £55,000 +29.41%
Eastbourne - 5 £34,000 - 2
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, Infrastructure Engineer job roles required the following IT 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 Sussex region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 31 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
2 20 (64.52%) VMware
3 16 (51.61%) Project Delivery
4 15 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (45.16%) VPN
5 14 (45.16%) MS Exchange
6 12 (38.71%) DHCP
6 12 (38.71%) Linux
7 11 (35.48%) Windows
7 11 (35.48%) TCP/IP
7 11 (35.48%) IIS
7 11 (35.48%) DNS
8 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (32.26%) Private Cloud
8 10 (32.26%) vSphere
9 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
10 8 (25.81%) Office 365
11 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
11 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Office
12 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
12 6 (19.35%) Virtual Servers
12 6 (19.35%) Data Centre
12 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (19.35%) Capacity Planning
13 5 (16.13%) Asset Management
13 5 (16.13%) IaaS
13 5 (16.13%) Presales
13 5 (16.13%) Virgin Media
13 5 (16.13%) e-Learning

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 14 (45.16%) MS Exchange
2 11 (35.48%) IIS
3 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) Office 365
2 5 (16.13%) IaaS
3 4 (12.90%) Azure
4 3 (9.68%) AWS
4 3 (9.68%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (9.68%) PaaS
4 3 (9.68%) SaaS
5 1 (3.23%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 14 (45.16%) VPN
2 12 (38.71%) DHCP
3 11 (35.48%) DNS
3 11 (35.48%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.45%) LAN
4 2 (6.45%) SAN
4 2 (6.45%) WAN
5 1 (3.23%) Firewall
5 1 (3.23%) Skype
5 1 (3.23%) Unified Communications
5 1 (3.23%) VoIP
5 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (16.13%) Fire and Rescue
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) COM
1 1 (3.23%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (32.26%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (32.26%) Private Cloud
2 6 (19.35%) Data Centre
3 5 (16.13%) e-Learning
4 1 (3.23%) BYOD
4 1 (3.23%) Clustering
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.23%) PKI
4 1 (3.23%) Replication
4 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Linux
2 11 (35.48%) Windows
3 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.45%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.23%) CentOS
7 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.23%) Unix
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 16 (51.61%) Project Delivery
3 6 (19.35%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (16.13%) Architectural Design
4 5 (16.13%) Asset Management
4 5 (16.13%) Presales
4 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
5 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (12.90%) Performance Optimisation
5 4 (12.90%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.68%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (9.68%) DevOps
6 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.45%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (6.45%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.45%) Data Encryption
7 2 (6.45%) Epics
7 2 (6.45%) High Availability
7 2 (6.45%) Migration
7 2 (6.45%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.45%) Java
2 2 (6.45%) Python
3 1 (3.23%) C
3 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (48.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (32.26%) vSphere
3 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
4 6 (19.35%) Virtual Servers
5 5 (16.13%) Firmware
6 4 (12.90%) Hyper-V
6 4 (12.90%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (6.45%) Docker
7 2 (6.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Ansible
1 2 (6.45%) Kubernetes
1 2 (6.45%) Puppet
1 2 (6.45%) Terraform
2 1 (3.23%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) Microsoft
1 20 (64.52%) VMware
2 5 (16.13%) Cisco
2 5 (16.13%) Virgin Media
3 4 (12.90%) Citrix
3 4 (12.90%) Juniper
4 2 (6.45%) HP
5 1 (3.23%) 3PAR
5 1 (3.23%) Avaya
5 1 (3.23%) Google
5 1 (3.23%) IBM
5 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds