The median annual salary for a Infrastructure Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

Infrastructure Engineer
South East / Kent
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 80 87
Rank change year-on-year +16 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 22 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.80% 2.37% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.86% 2.42% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 22 20 12
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £44,375
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,950 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £47,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 770 1116 917
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 97.84% 98.07% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 630 971 828
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Kent

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Kent

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Kent over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Kent

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 30 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
Tunbridge Wells +21 5 £47,500 +11.76%
Dartford - 3 £32,500 -
Sittingbourne +8 2 £32,500 -
West Malling - 1 £45,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 Kent region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 41 (97.62%) Windows
2 34 (80.95%) Active Directory
3 29 (69.05%) DNS
3 29 (69.05%) DHCP
4 28 (66.67%) VLAN
5 27 (64.29%) VPN
6 26 (61.90%) Linux
7 25 (59.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 22 (52.38%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (52.38%) Windows Server
9 19 (45.24%) Firewall
10 18 (42.86%) VoIP
10 18 (42.86%) High Availability
11 15 (35.71%) Hyper-V
12 14 (33.33%) SAN
13 13 (30.95%) VMware
14 12 (28.57%) MS Excel
15 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2003
16 9 (21.43%) Terminal Server
16 9 (21.43%) MS Exchange
16 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
16 9 (21.43%) NAS
16 9 (21.43%) Project Management
16 9 (21.43%) PowerShell
16 9 (21.43%) Fibre Channel
17 8 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
17 8 (19.05%) MariaDB
17 8 (19.05%) Jenkins
17 8 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
17 8 (19.05%) DevOps

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 9 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 8 (19.05%) Apache
3 7 (16.67%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (16.67%) OpenStack
3 7 (16.67%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 12 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) IaaS
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (69.05%) DHCP
1 29 (69.05%) DNS
2 28 (66.67%) VLAN
3 27 (64.29%) VPN
4 19 (45.24%) Firewall
5 18 (42.86%) VoIP
6 14 (33.33%) SAN
7 9 (21.43%) Fibre Channel
7 9 (21.43%) NAS
7 9 (21.43%) TCP/IP
8 8 (19.05%) WLAN
9 1 (2.38%) iSCSI
9 1 (2.38%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 8 (19.05%) Git (software)
1 8 (19.05%) Jenkins
2 7 (16.67%) JMeter
2 7 (16.67%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (7.14%) Games
2 2 (4.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 41 (97.62%) Windows
2 26 (61.90%) Linux
3 25 (59.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (52.38%) Windows Server
4 22 (52.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (26.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (19.05%) Mac OS
6 8 (19.05%) Ubuntu
7 7 (16.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) High Availability
2 9 (21.43%) Project Management
3 8 (19.05%) DevOps
4 7 (16.67%) OOP
5 5 (11.90%) Continuous Delivery
5 5 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (7.14%) Data Analysis
7 3 (7.14%) Data Management
7 3 (7.14%) ITIL
7 3 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (4.76%) BCP
9 1 (2.38%) Business Continuity
9 1 (2.38%) Migration
9 1 (2.38%) Mobile Development
9 1 (2.38%) Operational Acceptance Testing
9 1 (2.38%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 8 (19.05%) Ruby
3 7 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 7 (16.67%) Java
3 7 (16.67%) PHP
3 7 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (7.14%) CCNA
1 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (7.14%) MCITP
1 3 (7.14%) MCP
1 3 (7.14%) MCSE
1 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (80.95%) Active Directory
2 15 (35.71%) Hyper-V
3 9 (21.43%) Terminal Server
4 7 (16.67%) Xen
5 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (2.38%) XenApp
6 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (19.05%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (16.67%) Terraform
3 4 (9.52%) Packer
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) VMware
2 7 (16.67%) New Relic
3 5 (11.90%) Citrix
3 5 (11.90%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.76%) Cisco
4 2 (4.76%) Dell
4 2 (4.76%) LANDesk
4 2 (4.76%) Nimsoft
4 2 (4.76%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.38%) HP
5 1 (2.38%) Mitel
5 1 (2.38%) NetApp
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