Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

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

Infrastructure Engineer
England > London
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 223 245 285
Rank change year-on-year +22 +40 +83
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 1124 1150 1054
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.54% 1.40% 1.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 1.46% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1027 1080 977
London median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £62,500 £65,500
England median annual salary £44,000 £44,000 £41,125
% change year-on-year - +6.99% +2.81%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 69254 78893 85693
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.94% 96.04% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 55741 68417 72292
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in London

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in London

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in London over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in London

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 Infrastructure Engineer within the London region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
City of London +56 189 £48,500 -3.00% 18
Croydon +10 13 £37,000 -12.94%
Mayfair - 7 £85,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames +14 6 £42,500 -4.49%
Brentford +4 5 £40,000 -5.88%
Wembley -6 4 £47,000 +4.44%
Canary Wharf -8 4 £58,750 +17.50%
Bromley -9 4 £55,000 +29.41%
Sidcup +13 3 £47,500 +23.38% 2
West End of London 0 3 £60,000 +23.08%
Docklands, London - 3 £32,500 -
Ealing - 2 £62,500 -
Surbiton - 2 - -
Wimbledon +27 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Uxbridge +1 1 £46,500 +1.64%
Mitcham - 1 £30,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 London region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 801 (71.26%) Windows
2 664 (59.07%) VMware
3 581 (51.69%) Active Directory
4 558 (49.64%) Windows Server
5 535 (47.60%) Microsoft
6 386 (34.34%) VMware Infrastructure
7 339 (30.16%) Linux
8 325 (28.91%) MS Exchange
9 320 (28.47%) Cisco
10 295 (26.25%) Firewall
11 282 (25.09%) DNS
12 278 (24.73%) Finance
13 269 (23.93%) SAN
14 266 (23.67%) Hyper-V
15 264 (23.49%) Windows Server 2012
16 262 (23.31%) Citrix
17 250 (22.24%) PowerShell
18 240 (21.35%) Windows Server 2008
19 235 (20.91%) Microsoft Azure
20 223 (19.84%) SQL Server
21 206 (18.33%) Office 365
22 204 (18.15%) DHCP
23 200 (17.79%) ITIL
24 181 (16.10%) Amazon AWS
25 170 (15.12%) SCCM
26 163 (14.50%) SQL
27 151 (13.43%) Microsoft Certification
28 149 (13.26%) LAN
29 145 (12.90%) WAN
30 144 (12.81%) Windows 7

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
1 325 (28.91%) MS Exchange
2 143 (12.72%) Exchange Server 2010
3 107 (9.52%) SharePoint
4 87 (7.74%) IIS
5 86 (7.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 71 (6.32%) Skype for Business
7 66 (5.87%) Apache
8 34 (3.02%) OpenStack
9 32 (2.85%) nginx
10 25 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 23 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2007
12 21 (1.87%) SharePoint 2013
13 17 (1.51%) Confluence
14 16 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
15 11 (0.98%) Tomcat
16 9 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2003
17 4 (0.36%) Apache Spark
18 3 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
18 3 (0.27%) SharePoint Server
18 3 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 49 (4.36%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (0.89%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.089%) InCopy
5 1 (0.089%) InDesign
5 1 (0.089%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.089%) Infor SunSystems
3 1 (0.089%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.089%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.089%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 235 (20.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 206 (18.33%) Office 365
3 181 (16.10%) Amazon AWS
4 64 (5.69%) IaaS
5 40 (3.56%) PaaS
6 21 (1.87%) Azure Active Directory
7 20 (1.78%) SaaS
8 16 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
9 14 (1.25%) AWS CloudFormation
10 13 (1.16%) Mimecast
11 8 (0.71%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 5 (0.44%) Amazon S3
13 4 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
13 4 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
13 4 (0.36%) OneDrive
13 4 (0.36%) Slack
14 3 (0.27%) GitHub
14 3 (0.27%) Route 53
15 2 (0.18%) G Suite
15 2 (0.18%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 295 (26.25%) Firewall
2 282 (25.09%) DNS
3 269 (23.93%) SAN
4 204 (18.15%) DHCP
5 149 (13.26%) LAN
6 145 (12.90%) WAN
7 142 (12.63%) TCP/IP
7 142 (12.63%) VPN
8 97 (8.63%) VoIP
9 74 (6.58%) NAS
10 64 (5.69%) Internet
11 63 (5.60%) VLAN
12 52 (4.63%) Skype
13 44 (3.91%) iSCSI
13 44 (3.91%) Wireless
14 42 (3.74%) NetScaler
15 36 (3.20%) SNMP
16 35 (3.11%) Cisco ASA
16 35 (3.11%) SSL
17 32 (2.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (19.84%) SQL Server
2 38 (3.38%) MySQL
2 38 (3.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 34 (3.02%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (1.78%) PostgreSQL
5 18 (1.60%) MongoDB
6 16 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
6 16 (1.42%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (0.44%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (0.36%) Big Data
8 4 (0.36%) Hadoop
8 4 (0.36%) NoSQL
8 4 (0.36%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.36%) Redis
9 3 (0.27%) Blockchain
9 3 (0.27%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (0.18%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.18%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.18%) Neo4j
11 1 (0.089%) Informix
Development Applications
1 42 (3.74%) Jenkins
2 24 (2.14%) Git (software)
3 19 (1.69%) JIRA
4 17 (1.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 14 (1.25%) Octopus Deploy
6 11 (0.98%) MSI
7 5 (0.44%) InstallShield
8 3 (0.27%) FishEye
8 3 (0.27%) Sonatype Nexus
9 2 (0.18%) AdminStudio
9 2 (0.18%) GCC
9 2 (0.18%) Psake
9 2 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.18%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.089%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.089%) GoCD
10 1 (0.089%) Maven
10 1 (0.089%) Subversion
10 1 (0.089%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.089%) Visual Studio
General
1 278 (24.73%) Finance
2 67 (5.96%) Banking
3 61 (5.43%) Telecoms
4 51 (4.54%) Legal
5 28 (2.49%) Games
6 24 (2.14%) Law
6 24 (2.14%) Retail
7 21 (1.87%) Electronics
8 14 (1.25%) Investment Banking
8 14 (1.25%) Marketing
9 13 (1.16%) Manufacturing
10 8 (0.71%) Advertising
11 7 (0.62%) Back Office
12 4 (0.36%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.36%) Front Office
13 3 (0.27%) Spanish Language
14 2 (0.18%) Dutch Language
14 2 (0.18%) French Language
14 2 (0.18%) Music Industry
15 1 (0.089%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (3.47%) Web Services
2 37 (3.29%) LAMP
3 27 (2.40%) Middleware
3 27 (2.40%) Software Packaging
4 18 (1.60%) LAPP Stack
5 16 (1.42%) .NET
6 15 (1.33%) 802.1X
7 12 (1.07%) ActiveMQ
8 11 (0.98%) JMS
9 10 (0.89%) Apache Flex
10 9 (0.80%) Kafka
10 9 (0.80%) Sensu
11 7 (0.62%) LEMP Stack
11 7 (0.62%) RabbitMQ
11 7 (0.62%) XMPP
12 6 (0.53%) Node.js
13 5 (0.44%) HTML
13 5 (0.44%) ZeroMQ
14 4 (0.36%) CSS
14 4 (0.36%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 108 (9.61%) Data Centre
2 100 (8.90%) Hedge funds
3 56 (4.98%) Clustering
4 55 (4.89%) Computer Science
5 45 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
6 44 (3.91%) Management Information System
7 28 (2.49%) PKI
8 25 (2.22%) Blackberry
9 24 (2.14%) Enterprise Storage
10 23 (2.05%) EMC VNX
10 23 (2.05%) Fintech
11 21 (1.87%) Hybrid Cloud
12 17 (1.51%) Public Cloud
13 15 (1.33%) User Experience
14 10 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
14 10 (0.89%) Private Cloud
14 10 (0.89%) Replication
14 10 (0.89%) Virtual Team
15 9 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 7 (0.62%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 801 (71.26%) Windows
2 558 (49.64%) Windows Server
3 339 (30.16%) Linux
4 264 (23.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 240 (21.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 144 (12.81%) Windows 7
7 139 (12.37%) Windows 10
8 74 (6.58%) Unix
9 54 (4.80%) Windows Server 2003
10 52 (4.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 34 (3.02%) Windows 8
12 30 (2.67%) CentOS
13 29 (2.58%) Android
13 29 (2.58%) Solaris
14 24 (2.14%) Debian
15 17 (1.51%) Apple iOS
15 17 (1.51%) Ubuntu
16 11 (0.98%) Windows 2000 Server
16 11 (0.98%) Windows Phone
17 7 (0.62%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 200 (17.79%) ITIL
2 119 (10.59%) DevOps
3 93 (8.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 81 (7.21%) High Availability
5 74 (6.58%) Agile Software Development
6 62 (5.52%) Change Management
6 62 (5.52%) Migration
7 46 (4.09%) Service Delivery
8 44 (3.91%) Load Balancing
9 42 (3.74%) Configuration Management
9 42 (3.74%) Problem Management
10 35 (3.11%) Continuous Integration
10 35 (3.11%) Mentoring
11 34 (3.02%) Service Management
12 33 (2.94%) Business Continuity
12 33 (2.94%) Business Intelligence
13 32 (2.85%) Continuous Delivery
13 32 (2.85%) Network Design
13 32 (2.85%) Task Automation
14 29 (2.58%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 250 (22.24%) PowerShell
2 163 (14.50%) SQL
3 123 (10.94%) Python
4 81 (7.21%) Bash Shell
5 46 (4.09%) Java
6 38 (3.38%) Ruby
7 29 (2.58%) Perl
8 13 (1.16%) VBScript
9 12 (1.07%) Shell Script
10 11 (0.98%) C
11 7 (0.62%) C#
11 7 (0.62%) C++
11 7 (0.62%) Go
11 7 (0.62%) T-SQL
12 6 (0.53%) VB
13 5 (0.44%) JavaScript
14 4 (0.36%) Groovy
15 3 (0.27%) AWK
15 3 (0.27%) sed
16 2 (0.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 151 (13.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 136 (12.10%) Cisco Certification
3 115 (10.23%) CCNA
4 112 (9.96%) Degree
5 106 (9.43%) MCSE
6 95 (8.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 69 (6.14%) CCNP
8 58 (5.16%) MCSA
9 29 (2.58%) MCP
10 28 (2.49%) RHCE
11 24 (2.14%) MCITP
12 21 (1.87%) Computer Science Degree
13 19 (1.69%) Citrix Certification
14 18 (1.60%) CCA
14 18 (1.60%) VCP5
15 15 (1.33%) Master's Degree
16 10 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
16 10 (0.89%) Security Cleared
17 9 (0.80%) VCP6
18 8 (0.71%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (3.29%) SLA
2 20 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (1.33%) PCI DSS
4 11 (0.98%) PMO
5 9 (0.80%) Cyber Essentials
5 9 (0.80%) QA
6 8 (0.71%) GDPR
6 8 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.53%) COBIT
8 1 (0.089%) Data Quality
System Software
1 581 (51.69%) Active Directory
2 386 (34.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 266 (23.67%) Hyper-V
4 133 (11.83%) vSphere
5 106 (9.43%) XenApp
6 95 (8.45%) VMware ESXi
7 68 (6.05%) XenDesktop
8 43 (3.83%) Docker
9 40 (3.56%) VMware Workstation
10 25 (2.22%) XenServer
11 24 (2.14%) Terminal Services
12 23 (2.05%) Virtual Desktop
13 22 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
13 22 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
14 20 (1.78%) Virtual Servers
15 17 (1.51%) KVM
16 15 (1.33%) Xen
17 12 (1.07%) NFS
17 12 (1.07%) vCloud
18 10 (0.89%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 170 (15.12%) SCCM
2 73 (6.49%) Puppet
3 58 (5.16%) Ansible
4 46 (4.09%) SCOM
5 45 (4.00%) vCenter Server
6 35 (3.11%) Backup Exec
7 28 (2.49%) Kubernetes
7 28 (2.49%) WSUS
8 25 (2.22%) Microsoft Clustering
8 25 (2.22%) NetBackup
9 21 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
10 20 (1.78%) Terraform
11 19 (1.69%) Nagios
12 15 (1.33%) Cisco CUCM
13 13 (1.16%) Failover Clustering
13 13 (1.16%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 13 (1.16%) ZABBIX
14 11 (0.98%) Packer
15 10 (0.89%) HP SIM
15 10 (0.89%) WMI
Vendors
1 664 (59.07%) VMware
2 535 (47.60%) Microsoft
3 320 (28.47%) Cisco
4 262 (23.31%) Citrix
5 133 (11.83%) NetApp
6 109 (9.70%) HP
7 78 (6.94%) Red Hat
8 72 (6.41%) Dell
9 60 (5.34%) Juniper
10 48 (4.27%) SolarWinds
11 46 (4.09%) EMC
11 46 (4.09%) Veeam
12 43 (3.83%) Symantec
13 37 (3.29%) Palo Alto
14 36 (3.20%) Oracle
15 31 (2.76%) IBM
16 28 (2.49%) CheckPoint
16 28 (2.49%) F5
17 26 (2.31%) SonicWALL
18 23 (2.05%) Reuters
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
set2recruit
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £450000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ventula Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £62,000 per annum Bonus + Excellent Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £52500 - £57500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Unspecified EXCELLENT!
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 - £56000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 6 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + 20-30% Bonus + 8% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £42000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Cititec
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Comtecs
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Concentra
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Montash
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £67,000 per annum +bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Eaglecliff
Salary: From £65,000 to £95,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago