Period
to 18 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Infrastructure Engineer was £53,750 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

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

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 134 135
Rank change year-on-year +40 +1 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 10 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.73% 0.16% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.17% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 3
Essex median annual salary £53,750 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.44% -5.26% -19.15%
10th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £42,750
90th Percentile £65,375 £47,500 £51,250
East of England median annual salary £58,750 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +30.56% - +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent vacancies in Essex with a recognized job title 1,316 1,763 1,961
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.20% 96.23% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,117 1,446 1,586
Essex median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +5.88%

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in Essex

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Salary trend for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in Essex

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Essex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer in Essex over the 6 months to 18 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in Essex

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 6 months to 18 August 2018. 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
Basildon - 3 £50,000 - 1
Colchester +15 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Loughton - 1 £60,000 -
Brentwood - 1 £52,500 -
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, Senior Infrastructure Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Essex region featuring Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 10 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) vSphere
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (70.00%) VMware
4 6 (60.00%) Citrix
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
5 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (40.00%) Office 365
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (40.00%) XenApp
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (30.00%) Mimecast
6 3 (30.00%) HP
6 3 (30.00%) SCCM
6 3 (30.00%) DHCP
6 3 (30.00%) DNS
6 3 (30.00%) ThinApp
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco
7 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (20.00%) Symantec
7 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
7 2 (20.00%) WSUS
7 2 (20.00%) Finance
7 2 (20.00%) Patch Management
7 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Office 365
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (30.00%) Mimecast
3 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) DHCP
1 3 (30.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
2 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
1 9 (90.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (20.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (10.00%) Creative Thinking
3 1 (10.00%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (10.00%) Server Building
3 1 (10.00%) Tech Ops
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) vSphere
2 4 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (40.00%) XenApp
3 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (10.00%) vCloud
4 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
1 3 (30.00%) ThinApp
2 2 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) Symantec
5 1 (10.00%) Sophos