The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 23 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
UK / England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 206 222 243
Rank change year-on-year +16 +21  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 1391 1406 1406
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 1.66% 1.52% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.73% 1.58% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1241 1244 1251
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 80408 89199 100476
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.55% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 66182 76019 83708
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
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 England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in England

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in England

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in England

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 23 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
London +3 572 £52,500 +10.52% 51
South East +24 265 £40,000 -9.09% 37
North West -5 117 £40,000 +6.66% 15
East of England +1 113 £50,000 +13.63% 11
Yorkshire +19 111 £37,500 - 12
South West +20 82 £41,250 +3.12% 12
West Midlands -4 82 £38,750 -3.12% 4
East Midlands +9 49 £45,000 +28.57% 5
North East +13 1 £30,000 - 1
Infrastructure Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 England region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 1966 (73.58%) Windows
2 1618 (60.55%) VMware
3 1430 (53.52%) Active Directory
4 1373 (51.38%) Windows Server
5 1275 (47.72%) Microsoft
6 893 (33.42%) VMware Infrastructure
7 782 (29.27%) Cisco
8 769 (28.78%) Linux
9 743 (27.81%) Windows Server 2012
10 738 (27.62%) MS Exchange
11 671 (25.11%) Windows Server 2008
12 650 (24.33%) SAN
13 649 (24.29%) Hyper-V
14 596 (22.31%) ITIL
15 595 (22.27%) Firewall
16 585 (21.89%) Office 365
17 550 (20.58%) DNS
18 517 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
19 515 (19.27%) PowerShell
20 513 (19.20%) Citrix
21 481 (18.00%) SQL Server
22 448 (16.77%) Microsoft Certification
23 426 (15.94%) DHCP
24 408 (15.27%) SCCM
25 401 (15.01%) Finance
26 390 (14.60%) SQL
27 371 (13.88%) Amazon AWS
28 366 (13.70%) NetApp
29 362 (13.55%) vSphere
30 342 (12.80%) HP

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 738 (27.62%) MS Exchange
2 326 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 201 (7.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 192 (7.19%) Skype for Business
5 183 (6.85%) SharePoint
6 176 (6.59%) IIS
7 112 (4.19%) Apache
8 64 (2.40%) OpenStack
9 62 (2.32%) Exchange Server 2007
10 47 (1.76%) nginx
11 43 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2003
12 41 (1.53%) Tomcat
13 28 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
14 22 (0.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 21 (0.79%) JBoss
16 20 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
17 15 (0.56%) IBM Notes
17 15 (0.56%) SAS
18 14 (0.52%) Confluence
18 14 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 117 (4.38%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.15%) InfoPath
3 4 (0.15%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.037%) InCopy
5 1 (0.037%) InDesign
5 1 (0.037%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 16 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.26%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.11%) Workfront
5 2 (0.075%) Magento
5 2 (0.075%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.037%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.037%) Infor SunSystems
6 1 (0.037%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.037%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.037%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.037%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 585 (21.89%) Office 365
2 517 (19.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 371 (13.88%) Amazon AWS
4 153 (5.73%) IaaS
5 122 (4.57%) PaaS
6 86 (3.22%) SaaS
7 25 (0.94%) Google Cloud Platform
8 24 (0.90%) Azure Active Directory
8 24 (0.90%) Cloud Computing
9 22 (0.82%) AWS CloudFormation
10 15 (0.56%) OpenShift
11 13 (0.49%) Mimecast
12 9 (0.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 9 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 8 (0.30%) OneDrive
14 7 (0.26%) G Suite
15 6 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
16 4 (0.15%) Amazon S3
16 4 (0.15%) GitHub
16 4 (0.15%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 650 (24.33%) SAN
2 595 (22.27%) Firewall
3 550 (20.58%) DNS
4 426 (15.94%) DHCP
5 329 (12.31%) WAN
6 326 (12.20%) LAN
7 264 (9.88%) TCP/IP
8 232 (8.68%) VPN
9 193 (7.22%) VoIP
10 160 (5.99%) VLAN
11 156 (5.84%) NAS
12 146 (5.46%) Skype
13 125 (4.68%) Internet
14 95 (3.56%) MPLS
15 87 (3.26%) Wireless
16 79 (2.96%) Network Security
17 74 (2.77%) iSCSI
18 60 (2.25%) NetScaler
19 59 (2.21%) Cisco ASA
20 52 (1.95%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 481 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 118 (4.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 83 (3.11%) MySQL
4 66 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 64 (2.40%) SQL Server 2005
6 34 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
7 29 (1.09%) MongoDB
7 29 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
8 19 (0.71%) Hadoop
9 15 (0.56%) Big Data
9 15 (0.56%) Oracle Database
10 12 (0.45%) HBase
11 11 (0.41%) Amazon RDS
11 11 (0.41%) NoSQL
11 11 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 10 (0.37%) SQL Server 2016
13 9 (0.34%) InfluxDB
14 8 (0.30%) MariaDB
14 8 (0.30%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 62 (2.32%) Jenkins
2 32 (1.20%) Git (software)
3 21 (0.79%) JIRA
4 16 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 16 (0.60%) MSI
5 14 (0.52%) Octopus Deploy
6 13 (0.49%) Vagrant
7 11 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (0.37%) WinDbg
9 7 (0.26%) InstallShield
9 7 (0.26%) JMeter
9 7 (0.26%) PhpStorm
9 7 (0.26%) Visual Studio Team System
10 5 (0.19%) Wise Package Studio
11 4 (0.15%) Maven
11 4 (0.15%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.11%) Ant
12 3 (0.11%) FishEye
12 3 (0.11%) Sonatype Nexus
13 2 (0.075%) GCC
General
1 401 (15.01%) Finance
2 135 (5.05%) Telecoms
3 76 (2.84%) Banking
4 68 (2.54%) Legal
5 53 (1.98%) Retail
6 48 (1.80%) Games
7 29 (1.09%) Law
8 24 (0.90%) Back Office
8 24 (0.90%) Manufacturing
9 21 (0.79%) Advertising
10 18 (0.67%) Investment Banking
11 13 (0.49%) Electronics
12 10 (0.37%) Marketing
13 7 (0.26%) Automotive
14 6 (0.22%) Aerospace
15 5 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
16 4 (0.15%) Billing
16 4 (0.15%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.15%) Publishing
17 3 (0.11%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (3.18%) Web Services
2 52 (1.95%) LAMP
3 33 (1.24%) Software Packaging
4 31 (1.16%) Middleware
5 26 (0.97%) .NET
6 23 (0.86%) LAPP Stack
7 18 (0.67%) Kafka
8 17 (0.64%) Sensu
9 15 (0.56%) ActiveMQ
10 12 (0.45%) Apache Flex
10 12 (0.45%) XMPP
11 11 (0.41%) 802.1X
11 11 (0.41%) JMS
11 11 (0.41%) LEMP Stack
11 11 (0.41%) SAML
12 8 (0.30%) Elastic Stack
13 7 (0.26%) HTML
13 7 (0.26%) XML
13 7 (0.26%) XSLT
14 6 (0.22%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 288 (10.78%) Data Centre
2 118 (4.42%) Clustering
3 99 (3.71%) Hedge funds
4 97 (3.63%) Analytical Skills
5 77 (2.88%) Management Information System
6 71 (2.66%) Computer Science
7 60 (2.25%) PKI
8 46 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
9 43 (1.61%) Driving Licence
10 42 (1.57%) Enterprise Storage
11 38 (1.42%) Private Cloud
12 37 (1.38%) EMC VNX
13 35 (1.31%) Replication
14 33 (1.24%) Fintech
15 32 (1.20%) Blackberry
15 32 (1.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
16 29 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
17 24 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
18 23 (0.86%) HP Storage
19 22 (0.82%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1966 (73.58%) Windows
2 1373 (51.38%) Windows Server
3 769 (28.78%) Linux
4 743 (27.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 671 (25.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 279 (10.44%) Windows 7
7 211 (7.90%) Windows 10
8 181 (6.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 175 (6.55%) Unix
10 134 (5.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 78 (2.92%) Windows 8
12 76 (2.84%) CentOS
13 68 (2.54%) Solaris
14 43 (1.61%) Ubuntu
15 38 (1.42%) Debian
16 30 (1.12%) Android
17 29 (1.09%) Apple iOS
18 17 (0.64%) Windows Phone
19 15 (0.56%) SUSE
20 14 (0.52%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 596 (22.31%) ITIL
2 228 (8.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 226 (8.46%) DevOps
4 148 (5.54%) Migration
5 140 (5.24%) High Availability
6 120 (4.49%) Agile Software Development
7 114 (4.27%) Problem Management
8 105 (3.93%) Change Management
9 99 (3.71%) Mentoring
10 92 (3.44%) Configuration Management
11 91 (3.41%) Service Management
12 75 (2.81%) Change Control
13 72 (2.69%) Load Balancing
14 68 (2.54%) Project Management
15 67 (2.51%) Root Cause Analysis
16 65 (2.43%) Service Delivery
17 64 (2.40%) Performance Monitoring
18 59 (2.21%) Business Continuity
19 58 (2.17%) IT Strategy
20 56 (2.10%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 515 (19.27%) PowerShell
2 390 (14.60%) SQL
3 229 (8.57%) Python
4 163 (6.10%) Bash Shell
5 86 (3.22%) Perl
6 80 (2.99%) Java
7 63 (2.36%) Ruby
8 51 (1.91%) VBScript
9 35 (1.31%) VB
10 31 (1.16%) C
11 27 (1.01%) PHP
12 25 (0.94%) JavaScript
13 22 (0.82%) Shell Script
14 21 (0.79%) C#
15 10 (0.37%) Bourne shell
15 10 (0.37%) T-SQL
16 9 (0.34%) Go
17 6 (0.22%) AWK
17 6 (0.22%) C++
17 6 (0.22%) sed
Qualifications
1 448 (16.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 305 (11.41%) MCSE
3 294 (11.00%) Cisco Certification
4 238 (8.91%) CCNA
5 221 (8.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 200 (7.49%) MCSA
7 181 (6.77%) Degree
8 157 (5.88%) Security Cleared
9 149 (5.58%) CCNP
10 115 (4.30%) SC Cleared
11 105 (3.93%) MCP
12 76 (2.84%) MCITP
13 45 (1.68%) RHCE
14 38 (1.42%) Citrix Certification
15 34 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
16 33 (1.24%) CCA
17 25 (0.94%) Master's Degree
17 25 (0.94%) RHCA
18 23 (0.86%) DV Cleared
19 22 (0.82%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 127 (4.75%) SLA
2 51 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 44 (1.65%) PCI DSS
4 17 (0.64%) GDPR
5 15 (0.56%) Cyber Essentials
5 15 (0.56%) QA
6 14 (0.52%) PMO
7 11 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.22%) COBIT
9 4 (0.15%) SAS 70
10 1 (0.037%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.037%) ISO 22301
10 1 (0.037%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.037%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 1430 (53.52%) Active Directory
2 893 (33.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 649 (24.29%) Hyper-V
4 362 (13.55%) vSphere
5 246 (9.21%) VMware ESXi
6 209 (7.82%) XenApp
7 113 (4.23%) XenDesktop
8 66 (2.47%) Terminal Services
9 60 (2.25%) Docker
10 58 (2.17%) VMware Workstation
11 51 (1.91%) Virtual Machines
12 49 (1.83%) Virtual Servers
13 32 (1.20%) VMware Server
13 32 (1.20%) Xen
14 30 (1.12%) KVM
14 30 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
15 27 (1.01%) XenServer
16 24 (0.90%) Firmware
17 22 (0.82%) Forefront TMG
18 21 (0.79%) NFS
Systems Management
1 408 (15.27%) SCCM
2 149 (5.58%) Puppet
3 133 (4.98%) SCOM
4 104 (3.89%) WSUS
5 95 (3.56%) vCenter Server
6 93 (3.48%) Opscode Chef
7 91 (3.41%) Ansible
8 75 (2.81%) Backup Exec
9 50 (1.87%) Nagios
10 44 (1.65%) NetBackup
10 44 (1.65%) Terraform
11 38 (1.42%) Microsoft Clustering
12 29 (1.09%) Kubernetes
13 28 (1.05%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 28 (1.05%) Packer
14 25 (0.94%) Failover Clustering
15 24 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
15 24 (0.90%) SCVMM
16 23 (0.86%) Cisco CUCM
17 20 (0.75%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 1618 (60.55%) VMware
2 1275 (47.72%) Microsoft
3 782 (29.27%) Cisco
4 513 (19.20%) Citrix
5 366 (13.70%) NetApp
6 342 (12.80%) HP
7 196 (7.34%) Red Hat
8 144 (5.39%) Dell
9 129 (4.83%) Juniper
10 110 (4.12%) EMC
11 95 (3.56%) Veeam
12 94 (3.52%) Oracle
13 91 (3.41%) Symantec
14 82 (3.07%) SolarWinds
15 73 (2.73%) CheckPoint
16 57 (2.13%) SonicWALL
17 56 (2.10%) Avaya
18 55 (2.06%) IBM
19 53 (1.98%) F5
20 52 (1.95%) Palo Alto
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £450000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
East London
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £58000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + up to 37 days hol, 15% pension, Flex
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Alpha IT Resourcing
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + security clearance
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Salary: £55000 - £58000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Etech Partners
Salary: To £60K + Outstanding Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum 7% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
X4 Group
Salary: £28k - 30k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester, Worcestershire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £43000.00 per annum + BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits + On-Call
Posted: 2 days ago
Plymouth, Devon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £27000.00 - £34000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + substantial benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Pension + Life Assurance
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Tria Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £67000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Burnley, Lancashire
The Original Factory Shop tofs
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago