Senior Infrastructure Engineer Jobs in England

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
UK > England

The median Senior Infrastructure Engineer salary in England is £60,000 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 24 May 2024.

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

6 months to
24 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 438 653 860
Rank change year-on-year +215 +207 -287
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 447 263 320
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.51% 0.30% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.33% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 336 214 239
10th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £38,155
25th Percentile £49,750 £48,813 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £56,750 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.73% -5.42% +20.00%
75th Percentile £67,968 £70,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £99,625 £95,000
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +10.00%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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.

Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 82,980 79,798 132,360
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.62% 91.51% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 61,732 50,828 74,914
10th Percentile £28,500 £32,750 £32,500
25th Percentile £38,220 £45,000 £43,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £60,800 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.65% +1.33% +9.09%
75th Percentile £71,250 £81,250 £80,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £100,000 £97,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in England

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer in England.

Salary trend for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in England

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer in England over the 6 months to 24 May 2024.

Salary histogram for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in England

Senior 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 Senior Infrastructure Engineer within the England region over the 6 months to 24 May 2024. 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
Jobs
North of England +115 103 £62,783 +21.91% 6
South East +80 93 £60,000 +4.35% 16
London +78 81 £65,000 -13.33% 21
South West +25 74 £51,250 +13.89% 10
North West +51 61 £62,783 +23.10% 3
Midlands -10 61 £54,000 +2.86% 9
West Midlands +22 38 £55,000 +4.76% 7
East of England +39 35 £46,000 -16.36% 3
Yorkshire +89 23 £62,783 +19.59% 1
East Midlands -14 23 £47,500 -9.52% 2
North East +6 19 £62,783 +16.80% 2
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
UK

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England

For the 6 months to 24 May 2024, Senior Infrastructure Engineer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region featuring Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 438 (97.99%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 261 (58.39%) Windows
3 195 (43.62%) Azure
4 169 (37.81%) VMware
5 149 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 133 (29.75%) Microsoft
7 132 (29.53%) Linux
8 124 (27.74%) AWS
9 113 (25.28%) VMware Infrastructure
10 110 (24.61%) Windows Server
11 107 (23.94%) DNS
12 105 (23.49%) PowerShell
13 97 (21.70%) Security Cleared
14 90 (20.13%) ITIL
15 89 (19.91%) Microsoft 365
16 85 (19.02%) Ansible
17 84 (18.79%) DevOps
18 79 (17.67%) Mentoring
19 78 (17.45%) DHCP
20 74 (16.55%) Problem-Solving
21 69 (15.44%) Python
22 67 (14.99%) Firewall
23 66 (14.77%) Terraform
24 65 (14.54%) DV Cleared
25 61 (13.65%) Hyper-V
25 61 (13.65%) Bash
25 61 (13.65%) Social Skills
26 59 (13.20%) Coaching
27 58 (12.98%) Kubernetes
27 58 (12.98%) Entra ID

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 46 (10.29%) Microsoft Exchange
2 25 (5.59%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.12%) IIS
4 3 (0.67%) Confluence
5 1 (0.22%) JBoss
5 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (1.34%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.45%) AutoCAD
2 2 (0.45%) CATIA
2 2 (0.45%) NASTRAN
Business Applications
1 2 (0.45%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 195 (43.62%) Azure
2 124 (27.74%) AWS
3 89 (19.91%) Microsoft 365
4 58 (12.98%) Entra ID
5 57 (12.75%) SaaS
6 43 (9.62%) IaaS
7 38 (8.50%) OpenShift
8 18 (4.03%) Amazon EC2
9 16 (3.58%) AWS CloudFormation
9 16 (3.58%) Nutanix
9 16 (3.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 15 (3.36%) Amazon S3
10 15 (3.36%) AWS Lambda
10 15 (3.36%) PaaS
10 15 (3.36%) Power Platform
10 15 (3.36%) Serverless
11 12 (2.68%) AWS KMS
11 12 (2.68%) Azure Key Vault
11 12 (2.68%) CloudFront
11 12 (2.68%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 107 (23.94%) DNS
2 78 (17.45%) DHCP
3 67 (14.99%) Firewall
4 54 (12.08%) LAN
5 46 (10.29%) WAN
6 41 (9.17%) TCP/IP
7 40 (8.95%) HTTP
8 36 (8.05%) VPN
9 30 (6.71%) SAN
10 20 (4.47%) VLAN
11 17 (3.80%) Internet
12 15 (3.36%) Wi-Fi
13 14 (3.13%) Wireless
14 11 (2.46%) WLAN
15 10 (2.24%) Network Security
16 9 (2.01%) SD-WAN
17 8 (1.79%) SSL
18 7 (1.57%) NAS
18 7 (1.57%) NetScaler
19 6 (1.34%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (4.92%) SQL Server
2 19 (4.25%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (1.57%) MySQL
4 4 (0.89%) Amazon Aurora
4 4 (0.89%) DB2
4 4 (0.89%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (0.89%) RDBMS
4 4 (0.89%) Relational Database
5 2 (0.45%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.22%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.22%) Power BI
6 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 25 (5.59%) GitLab
2 21 (4.70%) Artifactory
3 7 (1.57%) Git
4 4 (0.89%) Jenkins
5 3 (0.67%) Bitbucket
5 3 (0.67%) JIRA
General
1 61 (13.65%) Social Skills
2 58 (12.98%) Public Sector
3 45 (10.07%) Finance
4 37 (8.28%) Analytical Skills
5 25 (5.59%) Retail
6 23 (5.15%) Aerospace
7 15 (3.36%) Automotive
8 11 (2.46%) Advertising
9 8 (1.79%) Documentation Skills
10 5 (1.12%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.89%) Influencing Skills
12 3 (0.67%) Banking
12 3 (0.67%) Military
12 3 (0.67%) Social Housing
13 2 (0.45%) Japanese Language
13 2 (0.45%) Law
13 2 (0.45%) Telecoms
14 1 (0.22%) Games
14 1 (0.22%) Legal
14 1 (0.22%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.12%) LDAP
2 3 (0.67%) AWS CDK
3 2 (0.45%) ARM Templates
4 1 (0.22%) .NET
4 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.22%) EDI
4 1 (0.22%) JSON
4 1 (0.22%) Middleware
4 1 (0.22%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 52 (11.63%) Public Cloud
2 45 (10.07%) Hybrid Cloud
3 34 (7.61%) Data Centre
4 23 (5.15%) PKI
5 14 (3.13%) IoT
6 12 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (2.68%) Self-Motivation
7 10 (2.24%) Driving Licence
8 8 (1.79%) Client/Server
9 6 (1.34%) Virtual Team
10 4 (0.89%) EFT
11 3 (0.67%) EMC VNX
11 3 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (0.67%) Onboarding
11 3 (0.67%) PMI
11 3 (0.67%) Robotics
12 2 (0.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 2 (0.45%) Management Information System
12 2 (0.45%) Replication
13 1 (0.22%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 261 (58.39%) Windows
2 132 (29.53%) Linux
3 110 (24.61%) Windows Server
4 38 (8.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 37 (8.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 32 (7.16%) Windows Server 2016
7 27 (6.04%) Windows Server 2019
8 22 (4.92%) Ubuntu
8 22 (4.92%) Windows 10
9 17 (3.80%) VMS
10 15 (3.36%) Unix
11 11 (2.46%) Windows 7
12 10 (2.24%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (2.01%) CentOS
14 7 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (1.12%) Windows 2000
15 5 (1.12%) Windows NT
15 5 (1.12%) Windows XP
16 4 (0.89%) Rocky
17 3 (0.67%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 438 (97.99%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 90 (20.13%) ITIL
3 84 (18.79%) DevOps
4 79 (17.67%) Mentoring
5 74 (16.55%) Problem-Solving
6 59 (13.20%) Coaching
7 45 (10.07%) Infrastructure as Code
8 42 (9.40%) Change Management
9 41 (9.17%) Agile
10 40 (8.95%) Actionable Insight
11 36 (8.05%) Software Architecture
12 35 (7.83%) Decision-Making
13 32 (7.16%) Roadmaps
14 30 (6.71%) Cybersecurity
15 29 (6.49%) Migration
15 29 (6.49%) Service Management
16 27 (6.04%) Disaster Recovery
17 24 (5.37%) Site Reliability Engineering
17 24 (5.37%) Technical Leadership
18 23 (5.15%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 105 (23.49%) PowerShell
2 69 (15.44%) Python
3 61 (13.65%) Bash
4 39 (8.72%) Java
5 14 (3.13%) Perl
6 12 (2.68%) SQL
7 3 (0.67%) TypeScript
8 2 (0.45%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.22%) AWK
9 1 (0.22%) Bicep
9 1 (0.22%) C#
9 1 (0.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 97 (21.70%) Security Cleared
2 65 (14.54%) DV Cleared
3 50 (11.19%) Degree
4 43 (9.62%) SC Cleared
5 18 (4.03%) Computer Science Degree
6 12 (2.68%) AWS Certification
6 12 (2.68%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
6 12 (2.68%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
7 11 (2.46%) HNC
8 6 (1.34%) A+ Certification
8 6 (1.34%) Network+ Certification
9 5 (1.12%) Azure Certification
10 4 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.67%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.45%) Citrix Certification
12 2 (0.45%) MCP
13 1 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.22%) MCSA
13 1 (0.22%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.13%) Data Quality
2 10 (2.24%) SLA
3 3 (0.67%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (0.67%) GDPR
4 2 (0.45%) Accessibility
4 2 (0.45%) NIST
4 2 (0.45%) PMO
5 1 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.22%) NCSC
System Software
1 149 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 113 (25.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 61 (13.65%) Hyper-V
4 54 (12.08%) Docker
5 28 (6.26%) VMware ESXi
6 23 (5.15%) Virtual Machines
7 22 (4.92%) vSphere
8 3 (0.67%) KVM
9 1 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.22%) VMware NSX
9 1 (0.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 85 (19.02%) Ansible
2 66 (14.77%) Terraform
3 58 (12.98%) Kubernetes
4 41 (9.17%) Puppet
5 40 (8.95%) Microsoft Intune
6 35 (7.83%) SCCM
7 28 (6.26%) vCenter Server
8 14 (3.13%) Single Sign-On
9 13 (2.91%) WSUS
10 12 (2.68%) CA Single Sign-On
10 12 (2.68%) SCOM
11 8 (1.79%) Active Directory Federation Services
12 7 (1.57%) EMC NetWorker
13 6 (1.34%) Nagios
14 5 (1.12%) VxRail
15 4 (0.89%) Data Guard
15 4 (0.89%) FortiGate
15 4 (0.89%) SmoothWall
16 3 (0.67%) Check_MK
16 3 (0.67%) Nessus
Vendors
1 169 (37.81%) VMware
2 133 (29.75%) Microsoft
3 41 (9.17%) Red Hat
4 32 (7.16%) Cisco
5 15 (3.36%) Citrix
6 13 (2.91%) Veeam
7 12 (2.68%) CA
7 12 (2.68%) CyberArk
7 12 (2.68%) EMC
7 12 (2.68%) NetApp
7 12 (2.68%) ServiceNow
8 11 (2.46%) BMC
9 10 (2.24%) Aruba
9 10 (2.24%) Commvault
9 10 (2.24%) Fortinet
10 9 (2.01%) Dell
10 9 (2.01%) HP
10 9 (2.01%) Oracle
11 8 (1.79%) Globalscape
11 8 (1.79%) Meraki