The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 3 months to 28 June 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
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 73 81
Rank change year-on-year +8 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 11 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.65% 1.24% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 1.27% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 20
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.42%  
90% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £33,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £42,863
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

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 657 947 1046
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 98.35% 98.03% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2465 3558 5402
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +8.10%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £55,000 £59,125
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

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 28 June 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 28 June 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
Folkestone - 5 £42,500 - 3
Sittingbourne -5 3 £45,000 +38.46%
West Malling - 1 £60,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (76.47%) Active Directory
3 23 (67.65%) Windows Server
4 21 (61.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (55.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (47.06%) Linux
6 16 (47.06%) VMware
7 12 (35.29%) Firewall
8 11 (32.35%) VLAN
8 11 (32.35%) DHCP
8 11 (32.35%) DNS
8 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
9 10 (29.41%) VPN
9 10 (29.41%) Office 365
9 10 (29.41%) Hyper-V
10 9 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
11 8 (23.53%) High Availability
11 8 (23.53%) MariaDB
11 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
11 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
11 8 (23.53%) Mac OS
11 8 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
11 8 (23.53%) DevOps
11 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (23.53%) SAN
11 8 (23.53%) VoIP
11 8 (23.53%) Apache
11 8 (23.53%) MCSE
11 8 (23.53%) Ruby
11 8 (23.53%) Ubuntu

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 8 (23.53%) Apache
2 7 (20.59%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (20.59%) OpenStack
2 7 (20.59%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.88%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.88%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 10 (29.41%) Office 365
2 9 (26.47%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (8.82%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (35.29%) Firewall
2 11 (32.35%) DHCP
2 11 (32.35%) DNS
2 11 (32.35%) VLAN
3 10 (29.41%) VPN
4 8 (23.53%) SAN
4 8 (23.53%) VoIP
5 2 (5.88%) BGP
5 2 (5.88%) DMVPN
5 2 (5.88%) EIGRP
5 2 (5.88%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (5.88%) IPsec
5 2 (5.88%) NAS
5 2 (5.88%) Skype
5 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.88%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) MariaDB
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
1 8 (23.53%) Jenkins
2 7 (20.59%) JMeter
2 7 (20.59%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (17.65%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) LAMP
2 1 (2.94%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
2 2 (5.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 34 (100.00%) Windows
2 23 (67.65%) Windows Server
3 21 (61.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (55.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (47.06%) Linux
6 8 (23.53%) Mac OS
6 8 (23.53%) Ubuntu
7 7 (20.59%) CentOS
8 5 (14.71%) Windows 10
9 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) DevOps
1 8 (23.53%) High Availability
2 7 (20.59%) OOP
3 5 (14.71%) Continuous Delivery
3 5 (14.71%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (14.71%) ITIL
4 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.76%) Project Management
5 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.88%) Validation
6 1 (2.94%) BCP
6 1 (2.94%) Data Analysis
6 1 (2.94%) Data Management
6 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.94%) Mobile Development
6 1 (2.94%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (2.94%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.94%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 8 (23.53%) Ruby
2 7 (20.59%) Bash Shell
2 7 (20.59%) Java
2 7 (20.59%) PHP
2 7 (20.59%) Python
3 4 (11.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) MCSE
1 8 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (20.59%) MCSA
3 5 (14.71%) MCITP
4 4 (11.76%) Degree
4 4 (11.76%) Master's Degree
4 4 (11.76%) MCTS
4 4 (11.76%) VCAP
4 4 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (8.82%) CCNA
5 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (5.88%) CCNP
7 1 (2.94%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 10 (29.41%) Hyper-V
3 7 (20.59%) Xen
4 5 (14.71%) vSphere
5 3 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (5.88%) Terminal Server
6 2 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (5.88%) VMware Server
7 1 (2.94%) XenApp
7 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (20.59%) Terraform
3 4 (11.76%) Packer
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) VMware
2 11 (32.35%) Microsoft
3 7 (20.59%) New Relic
4 5 (14.71%) Cisco
5 4 (11.76%) Citrix
6 3 (8.82%) Dell
7 2 (5.88%) Mitel
7 2 (5.88%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.94%) HP
8 1 (2.94%) LANDesk
8 1 (2.94%) NetApp
8 1 (2.94%) Nimsoft
8 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
Ashford, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Folkestone, Kent
Saga Group Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Folkestone
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Folkestone
Saga
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago