Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Infrastructure Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 762 689 847
Rank change year-on-year -73 +158 +73
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 404 563 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.24% 0.32% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.33% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 380 508 443
England median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £63,750 £62,500
UK median annual salary £48,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.00% +11.11% -

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.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 161257 170357 198528
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.71% 96.50% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 130412 143799 166492
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in England

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in England

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer in England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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
London +17 164 £60,000 +9.09% 10
South East -94 83 £45,000 -14.29% 5
East of England +19 49 £46,250 +11.45% 2
North of England +4 47 £39,000 -2.50% 5
Midlands -42 37 £42,500 -11.46% 3
North West -6 30 £39,500 -7.06% 5
West Midlands -28 25 £42,500 -12.37% 2
South West +19 24 £42,500 -1.73%
Yorkshire +4 17 £37,500 -6.25%
East Midlands +8 12 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Senior 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 Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 320 (79.21%) VMware
2 317 (78.47%) Windows
3 245 (60.64%) Windows Server
4 232 (57.43%) Active Directory
5 217 (53.71%) Microsoft
6 207 (51.24%) VMware Infrastructure
7 138 (34.16%) Cisco
8 130 (32.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 127 (31.44%) Office 365
10 119 (29.46%) SAN
11 117 (28.96%) ITIL
12 113 (27.97%) Windows Server 2008
13 111 (27.48%) Microsoft Azure
14 110 (27.23%) Hyper-V
15 102 (25.25%) Citrix
16 93 (23.02%) Firewall
17 92 (22.77%) PowerShell
18 91 (22.52%) MS Exchange
19 89 (22.03%) DNS
20 80 (19.80%) Finance
21 79 (19.55%) Windows 10
22 77 (19.06%) Microsoft Certification
23 72 (17.82%) DHCP
23 72 (17.82%) Linux
24 68 (16.83%) NetApp
24 68 (16.83%) SCCM
25 67 (16.58%) SQL Server
25 67 (16.58%) HP
26 66 (16.34%) Cisco Certification
27 60 (14.85%) LAN

Senior 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 91 (22.52%) MS Exchange
2 39 (9.65%) SharePoint
3 36 (8.91%) Skype for Business
4 29 (7.18%) Exchange Server 2010
5 24 (5.94%) IIS
6 19 (4.70%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (2.23%) IBM Notes
8 7 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (1.49%) OpenStack
10 4 (0.99%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.99%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.99%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (0.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.50%) Apache
12 2 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.25%) Cloud Foundry
13 1 (0.25%) Confluence
13 1 (0.25%) nginx
13 1 (0.25%) uWSGI
13 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 31 (7.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.50%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.25%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.25%) Infor SunSystems
1 1 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.25%) SAP BPC
1 1 (0.25%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 127 (31.44%) Office 365
2 111 (27.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 57 (14.11%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (2.97%) IaaS
5 8 (1.98%) PaaS
6 7 (1.73%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (1.24%) Mimecast
7 5 (1.24%) SaaS
8 4 (0.99%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.25%) Dropbox
9 1 (0.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 119 (29.46%) SAN
2 93 (23.02%) Firewall
3 89 (22.03%) DNS
4 72 (17.82%) DHCP
5 60 (14.85%) LAN
6 59 (14.60%) WAN
7 47 (11.63%) NAS
8 42 (10.40%) VoIP
9 37 (9.16%) TCP/IP
10 28 (6.93%) VLAN
11 23 (5.69%) Skype
12 20 (4.95%) Wireless
13 16 (3.96%) Wi-Fi
14 14 (3.47%) Fibre Channel
14 14 (3.47%) VPN
15 13 (3.22%) Unified Communications
16 10 (2.48%) MPLS
17 8 (1.98%) Cisco IOS
18 7 (1.73%) PCoIP
19 6 (1.49%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (16.58%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (2.48%) SQL Server 2014
4 9 (2.23%) Amazon RDS
5 5 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (0.99%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.25%) Big Data
8 1 (0.25%) MariaDB
8 1 (0.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.50%) Chocolatey
2 2 (0.50%) JIRA
2 2 (0.50%) Psake
2 2 (0.50%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (0.50%) Subversion
2 2 (0.50%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.25%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.25%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 80 (19.80%) Finance
2 10 (2.48%) Aerospace
2 10 (2.48%) Back Office
3 8 (1.98%) Manufacturing
4 6 (1.49%) Advertising
4 6 (1.49%) Banking
4 6 (1.49%) Legal
5 5 (1.24%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.24%) Front Office
6 4 (0.99%) Billing
6 4 (0.99%) Law
6 4 (0.99%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.74%) Marketing
8 2 (0.50%) Automotive
8 2 (0.50%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.50%) Retail
9 1 (0.25%) Local Government
9 1 (0.25%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.24%) Web Services
2 2 (0.50%) .NET
3 1 (0.25%) COM
3 1 (0.25%) Django
3 1 (0.25%) FreeSWITCH
3 1 (0.25%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (0.25%) PHP-FPM
3 1 (0.25%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.25%) WSGI
3 1 (0.25%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 52 (12.87%) Data Centre
2 16 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (3.96%) PKI
2 16 (3.96%) Replication
3 15 (3.71%) Clustering
3 15 (3.71%) Driving Licence
4 14 (3.47%) Hedge funds
5 13 (3.22%) Computer Science
6 12 (2.97%) Enterprise Storage
6 12 (2.97%) Video Conferencing
7 10 (2.48%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.73%) Virtual Team
9 6 (1.49%) HP Storage
10 5 (1.24%) Blackberry
10 5 (1.24%) Private Cloud
11 4 (0.99%) EMC VNX
11 4 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (0.99%) Public Cloud
12 2 (0.50%) EMC VMAX
12 2 (0.50%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 317 (78.47%) Windows
2 245 (60.64%) Windows Server
3 130 (32.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 113 (27.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 79 (19.55%) Windows 10
6 72 (17.82%) Linux
7 58 (14.36%) Windows 7
8 22 (5.45%) Windows 8
9 14 (3.47%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (2.97%) Unix
11 10 (2.48%) CentOS
12 9 (2.23%) Android
13 8 (1.98%) Apple iOS
13 8 (1.98%) Mac OS X
13 8 (1.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 6 (1.49%) Windows Phone
15 3 (0.74%) Solaris
15 3 (0.74%) Windows Vista
15 3 (0.74%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.25%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (28.96%) ITIL
2 38 (9.41%) Service Delivery
3 33 (8.17%) PRINCE2
4 27 (6.68%) Disaster Recovery
5 23 (5.69%) E-Commerce
6 22 (5.45%) Problem Management
6 22 (5.45%) Service Management
7 21 (5.20%) ITIL V3
8 19 (4.70%) Virtual Environments
9 18 (4.46%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (4.46%) Business Continuity
10 17 (4.21%) Change Management
11 16 (3.96%) Mentoring
12 14 (3.47%) DevOps
13 13 (3.22%) Data Protection
14 12 (2.97%) High Availability
14 12 (2.97%) ITSM
14 12 (2.97%) Project Management
14 12 (2.97%) Time Management
15 11 (2.72%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 92 (22.77%) PowerShell
2 54 (13.37%) SQL
3 19 (4.70%) VBScript
4 15 (3.71%) Bash Shell
5 11 (2.72%) Python
6 9 (2.23%) Perl
7 6 (1.49%) C
8 4 (0.99%) Shell Script
8 4 (0.99%) VB
9 3 (0.74%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.50%) Java
11 1 (0.25%) C#
11 1 (0.25%) C++
11 1 (0.25%) PHP
11 1 (0.25%) REXX
11 1 (0.25%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 77 (19.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 66 (16.34%) Cisco Certification
3 58 (14.36%) MCSE
4 56 (13.86%) CCNA
5 41 (10.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 39 (9.65%) MCSA
7 29 (7.18%) Security Cleared
8 26 (6.44%) Degree
9 18 (4.46%) SC Cleared
10 17 (4.21%) CCA
10 17 (4.21%) Citrix Certification
11 14 (3.47%) CCNP
12 13 (3.22%) DV Cleared
13 11 (2.72%) MCITP
14 6 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (1.24%) MCP
15 5 (1.24%) MCTS
15 5 (1.24%) VCAP
16 3 (0.74%) CCDP
16 3 (0.74%) EMCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.72%) SLA
2 9 (2.23%) PMO
3 7 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.74%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.50%) GDPR
6 1 (0.25%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.25%) QA
System Software
1 232 (57.43%) Active Directory
2 207 (51.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 110 (27.23%) Hyper-V
4 52 (12.87%) VMware ESXi
5 48 (11.88%) vSphere
6 18 (4.46%) Virtual Servers
7 17 (4.21%) XenApp
8 16 (3.96%) XenDesktop
9 14 (3.47%) Virtual Machines
10 12 (2.97%) XenServer
11 10 (2.48%) VMware NSX
12 9 (2.23%) Firmware
13 7 (1.73%) vCloud
14 6 (1.49%) Terminal Services
15 5 (1.24%) StorNext
15 5 (1.24%) VMware Workstation
15 5 (1.24%) Xsan
16 4 (0.99%) Virtual Desktop
16 4 (0.99%) VMware Server
17 3 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 68 (16.83%) SCCM
2 31 (7.67%) vCenter Server
3 23 (5.69%) WSUS
4 21 (5.20%) SCOM
5 13 (3.22%) Microsoft Clustering
6 11 (2.72%) Backup Exec
7 10 (2.48%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 9 (2.23%) SCDPM
9 8 (1.98%) Puppet
10 7 (1.73%) NetBackup
11 5 (1.24%) Failover Clustering
11 5 (1.24%) HP SIM
12 3 (0.74%) Ansible
12 3 (0.74%) BladeLogic
12 3 (0.74%) EMC VPLEX
12 3 (0.74%) Nagios
12 3 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (0.74%) vRealize
13 2 (0.50%) HP Data Protector
13 2 (0.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 320 (79.21%) VMware
2 217 (53.71%) Microsoft
3 138 (34.16%) Cisco
4 102 (25.25%) Citrix
5 68 (16.83%) NetApp
6 67 (16.58%) HP
7 43 (10.64%) Dell
8 26 (6.44%) 3PAR
9 25 (6.19%) EMC
10 22 (5.45%) Veeam
11 19 (4.70%) Red Hat
12 13 (3.22%) SolarWinds
13 12 (2.97%) F5
13 12 (2.97%) Juniper
14 11 (2.72%) Symantec
15 9 (2.23%) Lotus
16 8 (1.98%) Apple
17 6 (1.49%) Lumension
17 6 (1.49%) SonicWALL
18 5 (1.24%) Polycom