Period
to 26 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for Infrastructure Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Infrastructure Engineering over the 6 months to 26 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Engineering
South East > Kent
6 months to
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 41 67 88
Rank change year-on-year +26 +21 -18
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering 43 17 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 5.62% 1.92% 2.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.17% 2.09% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 42 17 26
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +22.45% -13.53%
10th Percentile £30,750 £31,050 £25,125
90th Percentile £56,250 £73,000 £45,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -5.88%

Infrastructure Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 697 814 1,133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 91.11% 91.77% 90.21%
Number of salaries quoted 579 691 974
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £23,825
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,250 £60,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Infrastructure Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Infrastructure Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineering in Kent

Infrastructure Engineering
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineering in Kent

Infrastructure Engineering
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering in Kent over the 6 months to 26 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineering in Kent

Infrastructure Engineering
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 Engineering within the Kent region over the 6 months to 26 February 2020. 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
Tunbridge Wells +13 17 £52,500 +16.67%
Maidstone +16 11 £37,500 -46.43%
Stansted -2 5 £42,500 -
Chatham +16 3 £33,000 -42.61%
Dartford - 3 £37,500 -
Rochester -7 1 £31,000 -34.74% 1
Sittingbourne - 1 £42,500 - 2
Tonbridge - 1 £75,000 -
Infrastructure Engineering
South East

For the 6 months to 26 February 2020, IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Infrastructure Engineering.

1 32 (74.42%) Windows
2 31 (72.09%) Active Directory
3 25 (58.14%) Office 365
4 24 (55.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (51.16%) Azure
6 21 (48.84%) Windows Server
7 20 (46.51%) PowerShell
7 20 (46.51%) SCCM
8 16 (37.21%) AWS
9 15 (34.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (34.88%) VMware
10 14 (32.56%) TeamCity
10 14 (32.56%) DFS Replication
10 14 (32.56%) Git (software)
10 14 (32.56%) Visual Studio Team System
10 14 (32.56%) JSON
10 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
10 14 (32.56%) Octopus Deploy
10 14 (32.56%) DevOps
10 14 (32.56%) Azure Active Directory
11 13 (30.23%) DNS
12 12 (27.91%) Firewall
12 12 (27.91%) Problem Management
12 12 (27.91%) Problem-Solving
13 11 (25.58%) Linux
14 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Certification
15 9 (20.93%) Telecoms
15 9 (20.93%) Finance
15 9 (20.93%) MCSA
15 9 (20.93%) Cisco

Infrastructure Engineering
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 7 (16.28%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (11.63%) IIS
3 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 25 (58.14%) Office 365
2 22 (51.16%) Azure
3 16 (37.21%) AWS
4 14 (32.56%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (11.63%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (11.63%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 13 (30.23%) DNS
2 12 (27.91%) Firewall
3 8 (18.60%) DHCP
3 8 (18.60%) TCP/IP
4 6 (13.95%) iSCSI
4 6 (13.95%) NAS
4 6 (13.95%) VoIP
5 5 (11.63%) Ethernet
5 5 (11.63%) FTP
5 5 (11.63%) SMTP
5 5 (11.63%) Telnet
5 5 (11.63%) VLAN
6 4 (9.30%) Gigabit Ethernet
7 3 (6.98%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (6.98%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (6.98%) LAN
7 3 (6.98%) WAN
8 2 (4.65%) BGP
8 2 (4.65%) NetScaler
8 2 (4.65%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (32.56%) Git (software)
1 14 (32.56%) Octopus Deploy
1 14 (32.56%) TeamCity
1 14 (32.56%) Visual Studio Team System
2 2 (4.65%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 9 (20.93%) Finance
1 9 (20.93%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing
3 4 (9.30%) Electronics
3 4 (9.30%) Marketing
3 4 (9.30%) Public Sector
4 1 (2.33%) Banking
4 1 (2.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 19 (44.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (41.86%) Analyst
2 18 (41.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 12 (27.91%) Senior Analyst
3 12 (27.91%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 9 (20.93%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Support Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Systems Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (11.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Support
6 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Support Analyst
7 4 (9.30%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (32.56%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) EMC VNX
2 4 (9.30%) Clustering
2 4 (9.30%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.30%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 32 (74.42%) Windows
2 24 (55.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 21 (48.84%) Windows Server
4 15 (34.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (25.58%) Linux
6 4 (9.30%) Debian
7 2 (4.65%) Unix
8 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) DevOps
2 12 (27.91%) Problem Management
2 12 (27.91%) Problem-Solving
3 6 (13.95%) Information Security
4 5 (11.63%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (11.63%) Security Monitoring
4 5 (11.63%) Server Management
5 4 (9.30%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (9.30%) Capacity Management
5 4 (9.30%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (9.30%) ITIL
5 4 (9.30%) Network Design
5 4 (9.30%) Network Virtualisation
5 4 (9.30%) Programme Management
5 4 (9.30%) Workflow
6 3 (6.98%) Project Planning
7 2 (4.65%) Client Onboarding
7 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.65%) PRINCE2
7 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (46.51%) PowerShell
2 6 (13.95%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (20.93%) MCSA
3 8 (18.60%) Degree
4 5 (11.63%) MCP
4 5 (11.63%) MCSE
5 4 (9.30%) LFCE
5 4 (9.30%) LFCS
5 4 (9.30%) Linux+ Certification
5 4 (9.30%) RHCE
5 4 (9.30%) RHCSA
5 4 (9.30%) VCAP
6 3 (6.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (4.65%) CCNA
7 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.33%) CCNP
8 1 (2.33%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.33%) NIST
System Software
1 31 (72.09%) Active Directory
2 14 (32.56%) DFS Replication
3 9 (20.93%) Hyper-V
4 8 (18.60%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (11.63%) Terminal Services
5 5 (11.63%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (9.30%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (2.33%) Firmware
7 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (46.51%) SCCM
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 5 (11.63%) SCOM
3 2 (4.65%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) VMware
2 14 (32.56%) Microsoft
3 9 (20.93%) Cisco
4 7 (16.28%) HP
5 5 (11.63%) 3PAR
5 5 (11.63%) EMC
5 5 (11.63%) Isilon
5 5 (11.63%) Spiceworks
6 4 (9.30%) Red Hat
6 4 (9.30%) SAP
7 3 (6.98%) Citrix
7 3 (6.98%) Palo Alto
7 3 (6.98%) Veeam
8 2 (4.65%) F5
8 2 (4.65%) SolarWinds
8 2 (4.65%) Symantec
9 1 (2.33%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.33%) Meraki
9 1 (2.33%) Mitel