Period
to 27 January 2022

The median annual salary for a Cloud Infrastructure Engineer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

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

Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
England > London
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 656 491 639
Rank change year-on-year -165 +148 +96
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Infrastructure Engineer 81 29 93
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.13% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 69 24 77
10th Percentile £47,500 £46,250 £50,000
25th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £60,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.85% - +8.33%
75th Percentile £72,500 £75,625 £90,000
90th Percentile £96,000 £80,875 £100,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £49,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +16.16% -13.91% +4.55%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 46,896 22,805 48,312
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.21% 93.49% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 32,428 19,359 39,563
10th Percentile £41,216 £41,250 £35,000
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,500 £47,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £110,000 £101,250 £100,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +1.94%

Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Cloud Infrastructure Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Infrastructure Engineer in London

Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cloud Infrastructure Engineer in London.

Salary trend for Cloud Infrastructure Engineer in London

Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cloud Infrastructure Engineer in London over the 6 months to 27 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Cloud Infrastructure Engineer in London

Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Infrastructure Engineer within the London region over the 6 months to 27 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -42 7 £80,000 +68.42% 4
West London - 1 £45,000 -
Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 2022, Cloud 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 London region featuring Cloud Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 78 (96.30%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 65 (80.25%) Azure
3 47 (58.02%) Linux
4 46 (56.79%) Microsoft
5 40 (49.38%) SQL
6 33 (40.74%) VMware
7 32 (39.51%) AWS
8 31 (38.27%) Active Directory
8 31 (38.27%) Microsoft 365
9 30 (37.04%) Terraform
10 29 (35.80%) Software Deployment
10 29 (35.80%) DevOps
10 29 (35.80%) Azure Active Directory
11 28 (34.57%) Kubernetes
12 27 (33.33%) SQL Server
13 25 (30.86%) Clustering
13 25 (30.86%) SCCM
13 25 (30.86%) CI/CD
14 24 (29.63%) vSphere
14 24 (29.63%) Red Hat
15 23 (28.40%) Apple
15 23 (28.40%) SSL
15 23 (28.40%) MS Exchange
15 23 (28.40%) PowerShell
15 23 (28.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 23 (28.40%) Systems Analysis
15 23 (28.40%) PKI
15 23 (28.40%) Scality
15 23 (28.40%) 3PAR
15 23 (28.40%) Enterprise Storage

Cloud Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 23 (28.40%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.70%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.47%) Apache
3 2 (2.47%) nginx
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 65 (80.25%) Azure
2 32 (39.51%) AWS
3 31 (38.27%) Microsoft 365
4 29 (35.80%) Azure Active Directory
5 23 (28.40%) Azure Stack
6 15 (18.52%) GCP
7 13 (16.05%) PaaS
8 12 (14.81%) IaaS
9 8 (9.88%) SaaS
10 7 (8.64%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 6 (7.41%) Amazon EKS
11 6 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (4.94%) GitHub
13 3 (3.70%) Azure Logic Apps
13 3 (3.70%) Dynamics 365
13 3 (3.70%) Power Automate
13 3 (3.70%) Power Platform
13 3 (3.70%) PowerApps
14 2 (2.47%) AWS CloudFormation
15 1 (1.23%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 23 (28.40%) SSL
2 5 (6.17%) Network Security
3 4 (4.94%) Firewall
4 3 (3.70%) Internet
5 1 (1.23%) DNS
5 1 (1.23%) LAN
5 1 (1.23%) SAN
5 1 (1.23%) VPN
5 1 (1.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.64%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.70%) Apache Hive
3 3 (3.70%) BigQuery
3 3 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.70%) Hadoop
3 3 (3.70%) HBase
3 3 (3.70%) Impala
3 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.47%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 10 (12.35%) Jenkins
2 7 (8.64%) Codeship
3 5 (6.17%) GitLab
4 4 (4.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (4.94%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (2.47%) Bitbucket
6 2 (2.47%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 10 (12.35%) Social Skills
2 9 (11.11%) Finance
3 7 (8.64%) Public Sector
4 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.23%) Banking
4 1 (1.23%) Legal
4 1 (1.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.17%) JSON
2 3 (3.70%) ARM Templates
2 3 (3.70%) Django
2 3 (3.70%) HTML
2 3 (3.70%) Kafka
2 3 (3.70%) Vue.js
2 3 (3.70%) YAML
3 2 (2.47%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (1.23%) .NET
4 1 (1.23%) Middleware
4 1 (1.23%) Node.js
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 25 (30.86%) Clustering
2 23 (28.40%) Enterprise Storage
2 23 (28.40%) PKI
3 12 (14.81%) Data Centre
4 7 (8.64%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (8.64%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (4.94%) Hybrid Cloud
5 4 (4.94%) Private Cloud
5 4 (4.94%) Public Cloud
6 3 (3.70%) Blog
6 3 (3.70%) Cloud Native
6 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.70%) Replication
7 2 (2.47%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.23%) FMCG
8 1 (1.23%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.23%) Housing Association
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 47 (58.02%) Linux
2 23 (28.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 12 (14.81%) Windows
4 6 (7.41%) Unix
5 5 (6.17%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.47%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.23%) CentOS
7 1 (1.23%) Debian
7 1 (1.23%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.23%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (96.30%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 29 (35.80%) DevOps
2 29 (35.80%) Software Deployment
3 25 (30.86%) CI/CD
4 23 (28.40%) Change Control
4 23 (28.40%) Systems Analysis
5 15 (18.52%) Infrastructure as Code
6 13 (16.05%) Configuration Management
6 13 (16.05%) Continuous Delivery
6 13 (16.05%) Migration
7 12 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (13.58%) Software Engineering
9 10 (12.35%) B2B
9 10 (12.35%) Infrastructure Management
10 9 (11.11%) Load Balancing
11 8 (9.88%) Problem-Solving
12 7 (8.64%) Computer Science
12 7 (8.64%) Cost Management
12 7 (8.64%) Critical Thinking
12 7 (8.64%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (49.38%) SQL
2 23 (28.40%) PowerShell
3 19 (23.46%) Bash
4 17 (20.99%) Python
5 8 (9.88%) Java
6 7 (8.64%) T-SQL
7 4 (4.94%) Ruby
8 3 (3.70%) C#
8 3 (3.70%) JavaScript
8 3 (3.70%) Scala
9 1 (1.23%) C
9 1 (1.23%) Go
9 1 (1.23%) Perl
9 1 (1.23%) PHP
9 1 (1.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (9.88%) Degree
2 7 (8.64%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (8.64%) Master's Degree
3 5 (6.17%) Security Cleared
4 4 (4.94%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.47%) MCSE
7 1 (1.23%) CCNA
7 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.23%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.23%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.64%) GRC
2 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.23%) SOC 2
System Software
1 31 (38.27%) Active Directory
2 24 (29.63%) vSphere
3 20 (24.69%) Docker
4 5 (6.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.23%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.23%) KVM
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (1.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 30 (37.04%) Terraform
2 28 (34.57%) Kubernetes
3 25 (30.86%) SCCM
4 19 (23.46%) Ansible
5 4 (4.94%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (3.70%) Hadoop YARN
6 3 (3.70%) Packer
6 3 (3.70%) Puppet
7 2 (2.47%) SCOM
8 1 (1.23%) Data Guard
8 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 46 (56.79%) Microsoft
2 33 (40.74%) VMware
3 24 (29.63%) Red Hat
4 23 (28.40%) 3PAR
4 23 (28.40%) Apple
4 23 (28.40%) Scality
5 11 (13.58%) Google
6 7 (8.64%) New Relic
7 5 (6.17%) Oracle
8 2 (2.47%) Citrix
8 2 (2.47%) LogRhythm
8 2 (2.47%) Splunk
8 2 (2.47%) Sybase
9 1 (1.23%) Cisco
9 1 (1.23%) Meraki