Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Kent during the 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 97 107
Rank change year-on-year +11 +10 +31
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 24 32 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.81% 1.86% 1.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 1.89% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 23 28 40
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £33,000 £31,250 £32,375
90th Percentile £62,250 £55,000 £49,250
South East median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent vacancies in Kent with a recognized job title 1298 1693 2128
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.96% 98.20% 97.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1095 1495 1903
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% +1.25% -2.44%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,000 £23,025
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 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
Maidstone - 6 £42,500 -
Folkestone +6 5 £42,500 +13.33%
Sittingbourne +1 4 £40,000 +23.08%
Chatham +5 2 £36,250 -0.68%
West Malling -8 2 £60,000 +20.00%
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 21 (87.50%) Windows
1 21 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 19 (79.17%) Active Directory
3 17 (70.83%) VMware
4 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (41.67%) Cisco
6 9 (37.50%) ITIL
6 9 (37.50%) Office 365
7 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 8 (33.33%) MCSE
7 8 (33.33%) MCSA
7 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (33.33%) Firewall
8 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
9 6 (25.00%) LAN
9 6 (25.00%) WAN
9 6 (25.00%) Finance
9 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
9 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
9 6 (25.00%) vCenter Server
10 5 (20.83%) Windows 10
10 5 (20.83%) VCAP
10 5 (20.83%) vSphere
10 5 (20.83%) MCTS
10 5 (20.83%) MCITP
10 5 (20.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (20.83%) VPN
11 4 (16.67%) CCNA

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 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (37.50%) Office 365
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (16.67%) IaaS
4 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (33.33%) Firewall
2 6 (25.00%) LAN
2 6 (25.00%) WAN
3 5 (20.83%) VPN
4 4 (16.67%) SAN
5 2 (8.33%) BGP
5 2 (8.33%) DHCP
5 2 (8.33%) DMVPN
5 2 (8.33%) DNS
5 2 (8.33%) EIGRP
5 2 (8.33%) IPsec
5 2 (8.33%) Network Security
5 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
6 1 (4.17%) NAS
6 1 (4.17%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.67%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.17%) Clustering
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 21 (87.50%) Windows
1 21 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (20.83%) Windows 10
5 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) ITIL
2 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 3 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) Change Management
4 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (8.33%) High Availability
4 2 (8.33%) Migration
4 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 2 (8.33%) Validation
5 1 (4.17%) Analytics
5 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.17%) IT Strategy
5 1 (4.17%) Process Management
5 1 (4.17%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) MCSA
1 8 (33.33%) MCSE
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (20.83%) MCITP
2 5 (20.83%) MCTS
2 5 (20.83%) VCAP
2 5 (20.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (16.67%) CCNA
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (8.33%) CCDA
4 2 (8.33%) CCNP
4 2 (8.33%) CCSA
4 2 (8.33%) Degree
4 2 (8.33%) Master's Degree
4 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (79.17%) Active Directory
2 6 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (20.83%) vSphere
4 3 (12.50%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (8.33%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (8.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) vCenter Server
2 3 (12.50%) SCCM
3 2 (8.33%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (4.17%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (4.17%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) VMware
2 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (41.67%) Cisco
4 4 (16.67%) Citrix
4 4 (16.67%) HP
4 4 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 3 (12.50%) Capita
6 2 (8.33%) Amdocs
6 2 (8.33%) BMC
6 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
6 2 (8.33%) Dell
6 2 (8.33%) Forcepoint
6 2 (8.33%) IBM
6 2 (8.33%) Juniper
6 2 (8.33%) Nimsoft
6 2 (8.33%) Remedy
6 2 (8.33%) SonicWALL
7 1 (4.17%) Mitel