Period
to 15 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 15 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Engineering
England > London
6 months to
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 139 154 177
Rank change year-on-year +15 +23 +3
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering 1,302 1,552 1,573
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.38% 2.31% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.56% 2.50% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,124 1,384 1,376
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £76,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +9.20% -1.14%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 50,859 62,164 70,953
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 93.08% 92.47% 93.70%
Number of salaries quoted 40,961 50,331 54,654
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

Infrastructure Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineering in London

Infrastructure Engineering
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineering in London

Infrastructure Engineering
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering in London over the 6 months to 15 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineering in London

Infrastructure Engineering
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 Engineering within the London region over the 6 months to 15 November 2019. 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
Central London -2 318 £57,500 +4.55% 54
South London +18 65 £55,000 +15.79% 7
West London -8 63 £55,000 - 39
East London +47 49 £57,250 +6.51% 19
North London +4 15 £47,500 +5.56% 2
Infrastructure Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 2019, 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 London region with a requirement for Infrastructure Engineering.

1 698 (53.61%) Windows
2 532 (40.86%) Active Directory
3 521 (40.02%) VMware
4 515 (39.55%) Azure
5 437 (33.56%) Windows Server
6 432 (33.18%) Microsoft
7 423 (32.49%) Office 365
8 408 (31.34%) AWS
9 323 (24.81%) PowerShell
10 312 (23.96%) VMware Infrastructure
11 308 (23.66%) DevOps
12 294 (22.58%) Linux
13 279 (21.43%) Finance
14 275 (21.12%) Firewall
15 242 (18.59%) Citrix
16 234 (17.97%) Python
17 210 (16.13%) Cisco
18 209 (16.05%) Hyper-V
19 205 (15.75%) DNS
20 186 (14.29%) SAN
21 176 (13.52%) ITIL
22 172 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
23 164 (12.60%) Ansible
24 162 (12.44%) DHCP
25 157 (12.06%) Docker
26 153 (11.75%) SQL
27 152 (11.67%) SCCM
28 146 (11.21%) Terraform
29 145 (11.14%) Data Centre
29 145 (11.14%) MS Exchange

Infrastructure Engineering
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
1 145 (11.14%) MS Exchange
2 75 (5.76%) SharePoint
3 36 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (2.76%) IIS
4 34 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 28 (2.15%) Skype for Business
6 22 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
7 19 (1.46%) nginx
8 9 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2007
9 8 (0.61%) Confluence
10 7 (0.54%) Tomcat
11 6 (0.46%) Apache
12 4 (0.31%) Apache Spark
12 4 (0.31%) OpenStack
12 4 (0.31%) WebSphere
12 4 (0.31%) WordPress
13 3 (0.23%) Drupal
13 3 (0.23%) PowerExchange
13 3 (0.23%) SAS
13 3 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 62 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (0.92%) MS Visio
3 11 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
4 4 (0.31%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.077%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.077%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.077%) Gliffy
6 1 (0.077%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.077%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 1 (0.077%) Distributed Ledger
1 1 (0.077%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 515 (39.55%) Azure
2 423 (32.49%) Office 365
3 408 (31.34%) AWS
4 76 (5.84%) GCP
5 62 (4.76%) IaaS
6 60 (4.61%) Azure Active Directory
7 58 (4.45%) Amazon S3
8 57 (4.38%) PaaS
9 53 (4.07%) Serverless
10 51 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
11 42 (3.23%) AWS Lambda
12 40 (3.07%) AWS CloudFormation
13 39 (3.00%) Mimecast
14 38 (2.92%) SaaS
15 32 (2.46%) Amazon EC2
16 28 (2.15%) Amazon ECS
17 26 (2.00%) G Suite
17 26 (2.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 21 (1.61%) Amazon SQS
19 20 (1.54%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 275 (21.12%) Firewall
2 205 (15.75%) DNS
3 186 (14.29%) SAN
4 162 (12.44%) DHCP
5 129 (9.91%) TCP/IP
6 127 (9.75%) LAN
7 118 (9.06%) WAN
8 68 (5.22%) VPN
9 52 (3.99%) iSCSI
9 52 (3.99%) NAS
10 50 (3.84%) Internet
11 49 (3.76%) VoIP
12 45 (3.46%) VLAN
13 38 (2.92%) Cisco ASA
14 37 (2.84%) Network Security
15 35 (2.69%) NetScaler
15 35 (2.69%) Skype
16 34 (2.61%) MPLS
17 33 (2.53%) BGP
17 33 (2.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (11.06%) SQL Server
2 46 (3.53%) PostgreSQL
3 40 (3.07%) Big Data
3 40 (3.07%) MySQL
4 26 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (1.84%) Amazon RDS
6 22 (1.69%) MongoDB
7 20 (1.54%) NoSQL
7 20 (1.54%) Power BI
7 20 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 19 (1.46%) Redis
9 18 (1.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 18 (1.38%) Presto
10 17 (1.31%) Amazon Athena
10 17 (1.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 17 (1.31%) SQL Server 2016
11 11 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 6 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 5 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 66 (5.07%) Git (software)
2 57 (4.38%) Jenkins
3 27 (2.07%) Bitbucket
3 27 (2.07%) JIRA
4 23 (1.77%) Maven
5 22 (1.69%) TeamCity
6 19 (1.46%) Gradle
7 17 (1.31%) Octopus Deploy
8 15 (1.15%) MSI
9 12 (0.92%) gulp
10 10 (0.77%) Visual Studio
10 10 (0.77%) Visual Studio Team System
11 9 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 9 (0.69%) Fiddler
11 9 (0.69%) SoapUI
12 7 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
13 5 (0.38%) Subversion
14 4 (0.31%) GitLab
14 4 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 3 (0.23%) webpack
General
1 279 (21.43%) Finance
2 73 (5.61%) Banking
3 45 (3.46%) Telecoms
4 35 (2.69%) Law
5 23 (1.77%) Legal
6 22 (1.69%) Games
6 22 (1.69%) Retail
7 21 (1.61%) Billing
8 18 (1.38%) Investment Banking
9 17 (1.31%) Marketing
10 14 (1.08%) Back Office
11 13 (1.00%) Aerospace
12 12 (0.92%) Advertising
13 9 (0.69%) Public Sector
14 7 (0.54%) Front Office
15 5 (0.38%) Retail Banking
16 3 (0.23%) Housing Association
16 3 (0.23%) Military
16 3 (0.23%) Private Banking
17 2 (0.15%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 890 (68.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 150 (11.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 143 (10.98%) Cloud Engineer
4 134 (10.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 103 (7.91%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 79 (6.07%) IT Engineer
7 78 (5.99%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 77 (5.91%) Windows Engineer
9 73 (5.61%) AWS Engineer
9 73 (5.61%) VMware Engineer
10 70 (5.38%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
11 68 (5.22%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
12 65 (4.99%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
13 64 (4.92%) Support Engineer
14 57 (4.38%) Azure Engineer
15 51 (3.92%) Analyst
15 51 (3.92%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
16 50 (3.84%) Linux Engineer
17 45 (3.46%) Infrastructure Support
18 44 (3.38%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (2.61%) Web Services
2 27 (2.07%) REST
3 25 (1.92%) .NET
4 19 (1.46%) Middleware
4 19 (1.46%) RabbitMQ
5 17 (1.31%) Pandas
5 17 (1.31%) PySpark
5 17 (1.31%) pytest
6 15 (1.15%) React
7 10 (0.77%) LDAP
8 9 (0.69%) JSON
9 8 (0.61%) HTML
9 8 (0.61%) Node.js
9 8 (0.61%) React Native
10 7 (0.54%) RESTful
10 7 (0.54%) XMPP
11 6 (0.46%) CSS
11 6 (0.46%) Elastic Stack
11 6 (0.46%) YAML
12 5 (0.38%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 145 (11.14%) Data Centre
2 56 (4.30%) Management Information System
3 55 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
4 53 (4.07%) Private Cloud
5 50 (3.84%) Clustering
6 41 (3.15%) Replication
7 38 (2.92%) Hedge funds
8 32 (2.46%) Public Cloud
9 23 (1.77%) Cloud Native
10 22 (1.69%) Video Conferencing
11 20 (1.54%) Linux Command Line
11 20 (1.54%) Self-Motivation
12 17 (1.31%) Greenfield Project
13 14 (1.08%) User Experience
14 13 (1.00%) Data Structures
15 12 (0.92%) CCTV
16 11 (0.84%) Blackberry
17 10 (0.77%) Driving Licence
18 9 (0.69%) Virtual Team
19 8 (0.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 698 (53.61%) Windows
2 437 (33.56%) Windows Server
3 294 (22.58%) Linux
4 139 (10.68%) Windows 10
5 133 (10.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 122 (9.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 70 (5.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 65 (4.99%) Windows 7
9 46 (3.53%) Unix
10 24 (1.84%) CentOS
11 16 (1.23%) Apple iOS
12 14 (1.08%) Ubuntu
13 13 (1.00%) Mac OS
13 13 (1.00%) Mac OS X
14 11 (0.84%) VMS
15 10 (0.77%) Debian
16 9 (0.69%) Solaris
17 7 (0.54%) Android
18 5 (0.38%) Windows 8
18 5 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 308 (23.66%) DevOps
2 176 (13.52%) ITIL
3 172 (13.21%) Agile Software Development
4 131 (10.06%) Migration
5 120 (9.22%) Problem-Solving
6 92 (7.07%) Infrastructure as Code
7 73 (5.61%) Mentoring
8 72 (5.53%) Disaster Recovery
9 70 (5.38%) Service Delivery
10 69 (5.30%) Configuration Management
11 59 (4.53%) Continuous Improvement
12 54 (4.15%) Fintech
13 52 (3.99%) Cybersecurity
14 51 (3.92%) Change Management
14 51 (3.92%) Continuous Integration
15 49 (3.76%) Computer Science
16 46 (3.53%) Information Security
17 45 (3.46%) Project Management
18 44 (3.38%) Analytics
19 41 (3.15%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 323 (24.81%) PowerShell
2 234 (17.97%) Python
3 153 (11.75%) SQL
4 86 (6.61%) Bash Shell
5 84 (6.45%) Java
6 52 (3.99%) Go
7 50 (3.84%) JavaScript
8 43 (3.30%) C#
9 42 (3.23%) Ruby
10 31 (2.38%) C++
11 24 (1.84%) Perl
12 23 (1.77%) PHP
13 21 (1.61%) Shell Script
14 18 (1.38%) T-SQL
15 16 (1.23%) Lua
16 11 (0.84%) C
17 10 (0.77%) Groovy
18 5 (0.38%) Korn
19 4 (0.31%) VBScript
20 3 (0.23%) Elixir
Qualifications
1 108 (8.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 98 (7.53%) Cisco Certification
3 87 (6.68%) MCSE
4 84 (6.45%) Degree
5 70 (5.38%) CCNA
6 58 (4.45%) CCNP
7 54 (4.15%) MCSA
8 39 (3.00%) Computer Science Degree
9 30 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 18 (1.38%) Security Cleared
11 13 (1.00%) CISSP
11 13 (1.00%) SC Cleared
12 12 (0.92%) CISM
12 12 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
12 12 (0.92%) MCITP
13 9 (0.69%) Citrix Certification
13 9 (0.69%) MCP
13 9 (0.69%) VCP5
14 7 (0.54%) CCA
14 7 (0.54%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (4.61%) SLA
2 38 (2.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (1.69%) QA
4 12 (0.92%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.61%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 7 (0.54%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (0.31%) Data Quality
8 3 (0.23%) GDPR
8 3 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.15%) NIST
System Software
1 532 (40.86%) Active Directory
2 312 (23.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 209 (16.05%) Hyper-V
4 157 (12.06%) Docker
5 107 (8.22%) XenApp
6 86 (6.61%) vSphere
7 74 (5.68%) XenDesktop
8 68 (5.22%) VMware ESXi
9 18 (1.38%) Virtual Servers
10 15 (1.15%) Virtual Machines
10 15 (1.15%) VMware NSX
11 12 (0.92%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 10 (0.77%) Firmware
13 8 (0.61%) Virtual Desktop
13 8 (0.61%) VMware Workstation
14 7 (0.54%) NFS
15 4 (0.31%) BitLocker
15 4 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
15 4 (0.31%) Terminal Services
15 4 (0.31%) Xen
Systems Management
1 164 (12.60%) Ansible
2 152 (11.67%) SCCM
3 146 (11.21%) Terraform
4 141 (10.83%) Kubernetes
5 96 (7.37%) Opscode Chef
6 92 (7.07%) Puppet
7 41 (3.15%) SCOM
8 34 (2.61%) WSUS
9 29 (2.23%) vCenter Server
10 22 (1.69%) Microsoft Intune
11 21 (1.61%) Nagios
11 21 (1.61%) SCVMM
12 20 (1.54%) Salt
13 17 (1.31%) Mesos
14 16 (1.23%) Microsoft Clustering
15 15 (1.15%) FortiGate
15 15 (1.15%) XenMobile
16 13 (1.00%) Backup Exec
16 13 (1.00%) Cisco CUCM
17 11 (0.84%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 521 (40.02%) VMware
2 432 (33.18%) Microsoft
3 242 (18.59%) Citrix
4 210 (16.13%) Cisco
5 72 (5.53%) Veeam
6 67 (5.15%) Dell
7 65 (4.99%) Google
8 56 (4.30%) Red Hat
9 51 (3.92%) CheckPoint
10 49 (3.76%) HP
11 36 (2.76%) Meraki
12 29 (2.23%) EMC
13 26 (2.00%) NetApp
14 25 (1.92%) Juniper
14 25 (1.92%) Sophos
15 23 (1.77%) Oracle
15 23 (1.77%) Symantec
16 21 (1.61%) SolarWinds
17 20 (1.54%) Ivanti
18 19 (1.46%) Palo Alto