The median annual salary for a Network Infrastructure Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

Network Infrastructure Engineer
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 752 811 837
Rank change year-on-year +59 +26  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Infrastructure Engineer 113 103 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 106 91 98
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,875 £31,250 £25,350
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £68,750 £54,125
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +28.57%  

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 80180 89188 99201
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.96% 96.52% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 270000 337980 379014
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Infrastructure Engineer in England

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Network Infrastructure Engineer in England

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Infrastructure Engineer in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Infrastructure Engineer in England

Network 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 Network Infrastructure Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 28 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 +51 69 £48,500 -8.49% 2
North of England 0 17 £32,500 -
East of England -5 11 £47,500 +22.58%
North West -28 11 £47,500 +11.76%
South East +35 8 £42,500 -5.55% 1
West Midlands +12 6 £39,500 +1.28%
Midlands +9 6 £39,500 -12.22%
Yorkshire +3 6 £32,500 -
South West -11 1 £55,000 +155.81% 2
Network Infrastructure Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Network 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 Network Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 140 (68.97%) Cisco
2 130 (64.04%) Windows
3 114 (56.16%) Firewall
4 105 (51.72%) VMware
5 85 (41.87%) Windows Server
6 82 (40.39%) Cisco Certification
7 81 (39.90%) Active Directory
8 71 (34.98%) WAN
9 68 (33.50%) VMware Infrastructure
10 67 (33.00%) Linux
10 67 (33.00%) DNS
11 62 (30.54%) LAN
12 60 (29.56%) CCNP
12 60 (29.56%) TCP/IP
13 59 (29.06%) CCNA
13 59 (29.06%) Microsoft
14 58 (28.57%) VPN
15 57 (28.08%) DHCP
16 54 (26.60%) Juniper
17 52 (25.62%) Hyper-V
18 49 (24.14%) Data Centre
18 49 (24.14%) ITIL
19 48 (23.65%) VoIP
20 46 (22.66%) Citrix
21 42 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
22 41 (20.20%) SAN
22 41 (20.20%) Finance
23 40 (19.70%) HP
24 39 (19.21%) MS Exchange
25 31 (15.27%) MCSE

Network 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 39 (19.21%) MS Exchange
2 20 (9.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (2.46%) IIS
4 4 (1.97%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.48%) Apache
6 2 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.49%) JBoss
7 1 (0.49%) nginx
7 1 (0.49%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (4.93%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 22 (10.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (9.85%) Office 365
3 16 (7.88%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (4.43%) IaaS
5 6 (2.96%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.99%) PaaS
6 2 (0.99%) SaaS
7 1 (0.49%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 114 (56.16%) Firewall
2 71 (34.98%) WAN
3 67 (33.00%) DNS
4 62 (30.54%) LAN
5 60 (29.56%) TCP/IP
6 58 (28.57%) VPN
7 57 (28.08%) DHCP
8 48 (23.65%) VoIP
9 41 (20.20%) SAN
10 27 (13.30%) Internet
11 26 (12.81%) Wireless
12 24 (11.82%) VLAN
13 21 (10.34%) NetScaler
14 20 (9.85%) Unified Communications
15 19 (9.36%) Network Security
16 18 (8.87%) SSL
17 17 (8.37%) iSCSI
17 17 (8.37%) MPLS
18 16 (7.88%) NAS
18 16 (7.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.42%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.99%) MySQL
3 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.49%) Informix
4 1 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (0.49%) JIRA
General
1 41 (20.20%) Finance
2 16 (7.88%) Telecoms
3 12 (5.91%) Retail
4 8 (3.94%) Back Office
5 3 (1.48%) Legal
6 2 (0.99%) Banking
6 2 (0.99%) Games
6 2 (0.99%) Law
7 1 (0.49%) Advertising
7 1 (0.49%) Automotive
7 1 (0.49%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.40%) LAMP
2 9 (4.43%) Web Services
3 8 (3.94%) 802.1X
4 3 (1.48%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.49%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 49 (24.14%) Data Centre
2 16 (7.88%) Video Conferencing
3 7 (3.45%) Clustering
3 7 (3.45%) Hedge funds
4 6 (2.96%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (1.48%) Management Information System
6 2 (0.99%) Driving Licence
6 2 (0.99%) Replication
7 1 (0.49%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.49%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.49%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.49%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.49%) Fintech
7 1 (0.49%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.49%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 130 (64.04%) Windows
2 85 (41.87%) Windows Server
3 67 (33.00%) Linux
4 23 (11.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (5.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (4.93%) CentOS
8 7 (3.45%) Unix
9 6 (2.96%) Debian
10 5 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.48%) Windows 10
11 3 (1.48%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.99%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (24.14%) ITIL
2 29 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 22 (10.84%) Change Control
4 19 (9.36%) Network Management
5 15 (7.39%) Problem Management
6 14 (6.90%) Disaster Recovery
6 14 (6.90%) Network Design
7 13 (6.40%) High Availability
7 13 (6.40%) Service Management
8 12 (5.91%) Contingency Planning
8 12 (5.91%) Mentoring
8 12 (5.91%) Network Monitoring
8 12 (5.91%) Patch Management
9 11 (5.42%) Configuration Management
9 11 (5.42%) Network Architecture
9 11 (5.42%) Security Management
9 11 (5.42%) Statistics
10 10 (4.93%) SIEM
11 9 (4.43%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (4.43%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 22 (10.84%) PowerShell
2 11 (5.42%) Python
3 10 (4.93%) SQL
4 9 (4.43%) Bash Shell
4 9 (4.43%) Perl
5 7 (3.45%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.48%) VBScript
7 2 (0.99%) C
7 2 (0.99%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.49%) Java
8 1 (0.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 82 (40.39%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (29.56%) CCNP
3 59 (29.06%) CCNA
4 42 (20.69%) Microsoft Certification
5 31 (15.27%) MCSE
6 29 (14.29%) MCSA
7 18 (8.87%) CCIE
8 15 (7.39%) MCP
9 14 (6.90%) Degree
10 10 (4.93%) MCITP
11 7 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 6 (2.96%) A+ Certification
12 6 (2.96%) MCTS
12 6 (2.96%) Network+ Certification
13 4 (1.97%) JNCIA
14 3 (1.48%) CCDA
14 3 (1.48%) CCNP Voice
14 3 (1.48%) Security Cleared
15 2 (0.99%) Master's Degree
15 2 (0.99%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (4.43%) PCI DSS
3 7 (3.45%) SLA
4 6 (2.96%) COBIT
4 6 (2.96%) Cyber Essentials
4 6 (2.96%) GDPR
4 6 (2.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.49%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 81 (39.90%) Active Directory
2 68 (33.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 52 (25.62%) Hyper-V
4 13 (6.40%) VMware Workstation
5 10 (4.93%) XenApp
6 8 (3.94%) Firmware
6 8 (3.94%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (3.45%) Terminal Services
8 6 (2.96%) KVM
8 6 (2.96%) vSphere
8 6 (2.96%) Xen
9 5 (2.46%) vCloud
10 4 (1.97%) Terminal Server
11 3 (1.48%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.99%) pfSense
12 2 (0.99%) ProxySG
13 1 (0.49%) NFS
13 1 (0.49%) Samba
13 1 (0.49%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (9.85%) SCCM
2 17 (8.37%) Cisco CUCM
3 8 (3.94%) WSUS
4 7 (3.45%) Backup Exec
5 6 (2.96%) SolarWinds Orion
6 4 (1.97%) HP SIM
7 3 (1.48%) Puppet
8 2 (0.99%) Ansible
8 2 (0.99%) Nagios
8 2 (0.99%) Nessus
9 1 (0.49%) Cacti
9 1 (0.49%) Cisco CME
9 1 (0.49%) Cisco LMS
9 1 (0.49%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.49%) Graphite
9 1 (0.49%) Graylog
9 1 (0.49%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 140 (68.97%) Cisco
2 105 (51.72%) VMware
3 59 (29.06%) Microsoft
4 54 (26.60%) Juniper
5 46 (22.66%) Citrix
6 40 (19.70%) HP
7 28 (13.79%) Palo Alto
8 24 (11.82%) F5
8 24 (11.82%) Riverbed
9 20 (9.85%) Dell
10 16 (7.88%) CheckPoint
10 16 (7.88%) SonicWALL
11 13 (6.40%) SolarWinds
12 12 (5.91%) NetApp
13 10 (4.93%) Apple
14 9 (4.43%) ProCurve
15 8 (3.94%) Forcepoint
16 7 (3.45%) Red Hat
17 6 (2.96%) McAfee
17 6 (2.96%) ServiceNow
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