The median annual salary for a Network Infrastructure Engineer was £46,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Infrastructure Engineer
UK / England
Rank 753 767 805
Rank change year-on-year +14 +38  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Infrastructure Engineer 90 165 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.18% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 84 138 117
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,105 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year +0.26% +3.89%  

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 76500 93487 97724
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.27% 96.44% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 64049 79038 80601
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Network Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +57 53 £50,000 - 5
South East +50 17 £44,500 +4.70% 3
South West +18 6 £36,000 +5.10% 2
West Midlands +28 4 £40,000 -
North West -15 4 £47,500 +46.15% 3
East of England +22 3 £37,500 -16.66% 1
East Midlands +3 3 £45,000 - 1
Network Infrastructure Engineer
UK

Network Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 127 (65.80%) Cisco
2 119 (61.66%) Windows
3 117 (60.62%) Firewall
4 101 (52.33%) VMware
5 76 (39.38%) Windows Server
6 73 (37.82%) Active Directory
7 70 (36.27%) Cisco Certification
8 58 (30.05%) DNS
9 55 (28.50%) TCP/IP
10 54 (27.98%) LAN
11 53 (27.46%) CCNA
12 52 (26.94%) VMware Infrastructure
13 48 (24.87%) DHCP
14 46 (23.83%) WAN
14 46 (23.83%) Linux
15 44 (22.80%) CCNP
16 42 (21.76%) VPN
16 42 (21.76%) Data Centre
17 41 (21.24%) Hyper-V
18 39 (20.21%) Microsoft
19 38 (19.69%) CheckPoint
20 37 (19.17%) HP
21 36 (18.65%) Finance
22 35 (18.13%) MS Exchange
23 34 (17.62%) VoIP
24 33 (17.10%) ITIL
24 33 (17.10%) Wireless
24 33 (17.10%) PowerShell
25 32 (16.58%) SAN
25 32 (16.58%) Network Security

Network Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related 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 35 (18.13%) MS Exchange
2 14 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (4.66%) IIS
4 6 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (1.04%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.04%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.52%) Apache
6 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (0.52%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (9.84%) MS Excel
2 9 (4.66%) MS Office
3 2 (1.04%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 26 (13.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (10.36%) Office 365
3 19 (9.84%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (4.15%) IaaS
5 2 (1.04%) PaaS
5 2 (1.04%) SaaS
6 1 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.52%) G Suite
6 1 (0.52%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 117 (60.62%) Firewall
2 58 (30.05%) DNS
3 55 (28.50%) TCP/IP
4 54 (27.98%) LAN
5 48 (24.87%) DHCP
6 46 (23.83%) WAN
7 42 (21.76%) VPN
8 34 (17.62%) VoIP
9 33 (17.10%) Wireless
10 32 (16.58%) Network Security
10 32 (16.58%) SAN
11 26 (13.47%) WLAN
12 25 (12.95%) VLAN
13 20 (10.36%) MPLS
14 17 (8.81%) Internet
14 17 (8.81%) NAS
15 14 (7.25%) SSL
16 12 (6.22%) Fibre Channel
16 12 (6.22%) OSPF
17 10 (5.18%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (6.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (1.04%) Gerrit
1 2 (1.04%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.04%) Jenkins
1 2 (1.04%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (1.04%) Subversion
1 2 (1.04%) Trac
General
1 36 (18.65%) Finance
2 19 (9.84%) Retail
3 12 (6.22%) Games
4 8 (4.15%) Back Office
4 8 (4.15%) Law
5 7 (3.63%) Telecoms
6 4 (2.07%) Advertising
6 4 (2.07%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.55%) Legal
7 3 (1.55%) Multimedia
8 2 (1.04%) Banking
8 2 (1.04%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.04%) Military
8 2 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.52%) Electronics
9 1 (0.52%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.15%) LAMP
2 4 (2.07%) Flash
3 3 (1.55%) 802.1X
4 2 (1.04%) Web Services
5 1 (0.52%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 42 (21.76%) Data Centre
2 8 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.63%) PKI
4 6 (3.11%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (2.59%) Fat Client
5 5 (2.59%) Thin Client
6 4 (2.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 3 (1.55%) CLARiiON
7 3 (1.55%) Clustering
7 3 (1.55%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.55%) EMC VNX
7 3 (1.55%) Replication
8 2 (1.04%) Celerra
8 2 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.04%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.52%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.52%) Fintech
9 1 (0.52%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 119 (61.66%) Windows
2 76 (39.38%) Windows Server
3 46 (23.83%) Linux
4 30 (15.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (14.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (8.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (5.70%) Windows 10
7 11 (5.70%) Windows 7
8 10 (5.18%) Unix
9 6 (3.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (2.59%) CentOS
11 2 (1.04%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.04%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.52%) Debian
12 1 (0.52%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (17.10%) ITIL
2 17 (8.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (7.25%) Load Balancing
3 14 (7.25%) Network Management
4 12 (6.22%) High Availability
4 12 (6.22%) ITIL V3
5 10 (5.18%) Migration
6 9 (4.66%) Contingency Planning
6 9 (4.66%) Project Management
7 8 (4.15%) Analytics
7 8 (4.15%) Business Continuity
7 8 (4.15%) Change Control
7 8 (4.15%) Incident Management
8 7 (3.63%) Change Management
8 7 (3.63%) Configuration Management
8 7 (3.63%) Low Latency
8 7 (3.63%) PRINCE2
8 7 (3.63%) SIEM
9 6 (3.11%) Network Architecture
9 6 (3.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (17.10%) PowerShell
2 11 (5.70%) SQL
3 7 (3.63%) Bash Shell
3 7 (3.63%) Perl
3 7 (3.63%) Python
4 6 (3.11%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.52%) C
5 1 (0.52%) PHP
5 1 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 70 (36.27%) Cisco Certification
2 53 (27.46%) CCNA
3 44 (22.80%) CCNP
4 18 (9.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (8.81%) MCSE
6 13 (6.74%) Degree
7 11 (5.70%) MCSA
8 8 (4.15%) CCIE
9 6 (3.11%) MCITP
9 6 (3.11%) MCP
9 6 (3.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (2.07%) Security Cleared
11 3 (1.55%) CCDA
11 3 (1.55%) CISSP
11 3 (1.55%) JNCIA
12 2 (1.04%) DBS Check
12 2 (1.04%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 1 (0.52%) CCA
13 1 (0.52%) CCNP Voice
13 1 (0.52%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.18%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.04%) SLA
4 1 (0.52%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.52%) GDPR
4 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 73 (37.82%) Active Directory
2 52 (26.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (21.24%) Hyper-V
4 11 (5.70%) vSphere
5 10 (5.18%) Terminal Server
5 10 (5.18%) VMware Workstation
5 10 (5.18%) XenApp
6 8 (4.15%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (3.11%) Terminal Services
8 4 (2.07%) Firmware
9 3 (1.55%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (1.55%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.04%) iptables
10 2 (1.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (1.04%) ProxySG
10 2 (1.04%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.04%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.52%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 9 (4.66%) SCCM
1 9 (4.66%) WSUS
2 8 (4.15%) Nagios
3 7 (3.63%) Puppet
4 6 (3.11%) Cisco CUCM
5 5 (2.59%) FortiGate
6 4 (2.07%) HP SIM
7 3 (1.55%) Backup Exec
7 3 (1.55%) Cacti
8 2 (1.04%) Ansible
8 2 (1.04%) Icinga
8 2 (1.04%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.52%) Cisco CME
9 1 (0.52%) Cisco LMS
9 1 (0.52%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.52%) Nessus
9 1 (0.52%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.52%) Trend Micro Deep Security
9 1 (0.52%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 127 (65.80%) Cisco
2 101 (52.33%) VMware
3 39 (20.21%) Microsoft
4 38 (19.69%) CheckPoint
5 37 (19.17%) HP
6 28 (14.51%) Juniper
7 26 (13.47%) Palo Alto
8 23 (11.92%) Citrix
9 19 (9.84%) SonicWALL
10 17 (8.81%) Dell
11 15 (7.77%) SolarWinds
12 12 (6.22%) Avaya
13 11 (5.70%) Apple
14 10 (5.18%) F5
14 10 (5.18%) Red Hat
15 9 (4.66%) Riverbed
15 9 (4.66%) Splunk
16 8 (4.15%) Nortel
17 7 (3.63%) EMC
18 6 (3.11%) Fortinet
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Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Greater Manchester
Rullion
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £48000 - £53000 per annum, Benefits Company Benefits
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Maidenhead, Berkshire
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Salary: 20,000 - 30,000
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
H&R Talent
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
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North West London
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Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Large Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago
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Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Inc OT + Great Benefits package
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