Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Engineering
England > London
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 137 169 179
Rank change year-on-year +32 +10 -12
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering 1,447 1,492 1,404
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.46% 2.15% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.67% 2.32% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1,268 1,306 1,269
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 £39,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £80,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 54,127 64,215 63,150
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 92.20% 92.65% 92.38%
Number of salaries quoted 43,674 51,915 52,409
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,250 £34,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £93,750 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +8 375 £60,000 +4.35% 64
West London -12 75 £52,500 +5.00% 34
South London -11 43 £52,500 +10.53% 7
East London +39 32 £62,500 +35.87% 10
North London +24 24 £47,500 -20.83% 3
Infrastructure Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 845 (58.40%) Windows
2 562 (38.84%) VMware
3 561 (38.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 538 (37.18%) Active Directory
5 499 (34.49%) Windows Server
6 481 (33.24%) Amazon AWS
7 473 (32.69%) Microsoft
8 418 (28.89%) Linux
9 401 (27.71%) PowerShell
10 371 (25.64%) Office 365
11 366 (25.29%) Finance
12 349 (24.12%) VMware Infrastructure
13 347 (23.98%) DevOps
14 285 (19.70%) Firewall
15 262 (18.11%) Cisco
16 244 (16.86%) Python
17 227 (15.69%) DNS
18 212 (14.65%) Citrix
19 201 (13.89%) Ansible
20 190 (13.13%) Data Centre
20 190 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
21 182 (12.58%) Hyper-V
22 181 (12.51%) Windows Server 2012
23 176 (12.16%) SQL
24 173 (11.96%) ITIL
25 159 (10.99%) Terraform
26 156 (10.78%) Puppet
26 156 (10.78%) SCCM
27 155 (10.71%) WAN
28 150 (10.37%) Docker

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
1 146 (10.09%) MS Exchange
2 79 (5.46%) IIS
3 75 (5.18%) SharePoint
4 40 (2.76%) Apache
5 29 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 26 (1.80%) nginx
7 25 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2013
8 22 (1.52%) Skype for Business
9 16 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
10 14 (0.97%) Confluence
11 9 (0.62%) Apache Spark
12 8 (0.55%) OpenStack
13 7 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2007
13 7 (0.48%) Tomcat
13 7 (0.48%) WordPress
14 5 (0.35%) IBM Domino
15 4 (0.28%) CMS
16 2 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2003
16 2 (0.14%) IBM Notes
17 1 (0.069%) JBoss
Applications
1 88 (6.08%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (0.55%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (0.41%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.41%) Sketch
4 2 (0.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.14%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.069%) Elite 3E
3 1 (0.069%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.069%) Quorum
3 1 (0.069%) SAP CCM
3 1 (0.069%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 561 (38.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 481 (33.24%) Amazon AWS
3 371 (25.64%) Office 365
4 130 (8.98%) IaaS
5 81 (5.60%) AWS CloudFormation
6 71 (4.91%) Azure Active Directory
7 65 (4.49%) PaaS
8 64 (4.42%) Google Cloud Platform
9 55 (3.80%) SaaS
10 49 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
11 46 (3.18%) Serverless
12 41 (2.83%) Amazon EC2
13 36 (2.49%) GitHub
14 29 (2.00%) AWS Lambda
15 28 (1.94%) Amazon S3
15 28 (1.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 23 (1.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 22 (1.52%) Amazon SQS
18 19 (1.31%) Mimecast
19 15 (1.04%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 285 (19.70%) Firewall
2 227 (15.69%) DNS
3 155 (10.71%) WAN
4 136 (9.40%) SAN
5 130 (8.98%) TCP/IP
6 127 (8.78%) DHCP
7 110 (7.60%) LAN
8 90 (6.22%) VPN
9 62 (4.28%) VoIP
10 53 (3.66%) NetScaler
11 49 (3.39%) Network Security
12 46 (3.18%) MPLS
13 44 (3.04%) Cisco ASA
14 39 (2.70%) BGP
15 38 (2.63%) VLAN
16 36 (2.49%) OSPF
17 34 (2.35%) iSCSI
18 27 (1.87%) Cisco Nexus
19 26 (1.80%) Cisco IOS
20 25 (1.73%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 147 (10.16%) SQL Server
2 50 (3.46%) MySQL
3 30 (2.07%) Big Data
4 25 (1.73%) Amazon RDS
4 25 (1.73%) PostgreSQL
5 15 (1.04%) MongoDB
5 15 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (0.69%) Blockchain
7 9 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (0.62%) SQL Server 2016
8 8 (0.55%) Apache Cassandra
8 8 (0.55%) Hadoop
8 8 (0.55%) NoSQL
8 8 (0.55%) Oracle Database
9 7 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (0.41%) Power BI
11 5 (0.35%) SQL Server 2014
12 4 (0.28%) Data Mining
12 4 (0.28%) Relational Database
13 3 (0.21%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 94 (6.50%) Jenkins
2 48 (3.32%) Git (software)
3 44 (3.04%) TeamCity
4 33 (2.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 33 (2.28%) Octopus Deploy
5 24 (1.66%) Bitbucket
6 18 (1.24%) JIRA
7 16 (1.11%) Travis CI
8 11 (0.76%) GitLab
9 8 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (0.41%) Visual Studio
11 5 (0.35%) MSI
12 3 (0.21%) gulp
12 3 (0.21%) Hudson
12 3 (0.21%) Subversion
12 3 (0.21%) Vagrant
13 2 (0.14%) Maven
13 2 (0.14%) SoapUI
13 2 (0.14%) Sonatype Nexus
13 2 (0.14%) TestRail
General
1 366 (25.29%) Finance
2 102 (7.05%) Banking
3 61 (4.22%) Retail
4 49 (3.39%) Law
5 36 (2.49%) Telecoms
6 21 (1.45%) Legal
7 19 (1.31%) Games
8 16 (1.11%) Marketing
9 13 (0.90%) Advertising
10 10 (0.69%) Investment Banking
10 10 (0.69%) Publishing
11 8 (0.55%) Front Office
12 7 (0.48%) Back Office
13 6 (0.41%) Financial Institution
14 4 (0.28%) Local Government
14 4 (0.28%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.21%) Electronics
15 3 (0.21%) Private Banking
15 3 (0.21%) Retail Banking
16 1 (0.069%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 940 (64.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 163 (11.26%) Cloud Engineer
3 157 (10.85%) DevOps Engineer
4 139 (9.61%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 126 (8.71%) AWS Engineer
6 118 (8.15%) Support Engineer
7 114 (7.88%) Linux Engineer
8 107 (7.39%) Windows Engineer
9 101 (6.98%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
10 85 (5.87%) Systems Engineer
11 84 (5.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 82 (5.67%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
12 82 (5.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
13 81 (5.60%) VMware Engineer
14 78 (5.39%) Azure Engineer
14 78 (5.39%) Security Engineer
15 77 (5.32%) Infrastructure Support
16 73 (5.04%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
17 70 (4.84%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
18 67 (4.63%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (4.49%) Web Services
2 23 (1.59%) JSON
3 21 (1.45%) Middleware
4 18 (1.24%) .NET
5 16 (1.11%) HTML
6 15 (1.04%) CSS
7 13 (0.90%) Velocity
8 11 (0.76%) Kafka
9 10 (0.69%) jQuery
10 9 (0.62%) WSH
11 8 (0.55%) Vue.js
12 7 (0.48%) Node.js
13 6 (0.41%) Elastic Stack
13 6 (0.41%) LDAP
14 5 (0.35%) .NET Core
14 5 (0.35%) COM
14 5 (0.35%) React
14 5 (0.35%) RESTful
15 4 (0.28%) RabbitMQ
15 4 (0.28%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 190 (13.13%) Data Centre
2 72 (4.98%) Fintech
3 70 (4.84%) Clustering
4 60 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
5 59 (4.08%) Management Information System
6 48 (3.32%) Hedge funds
7 30 (2.07%) Public Cloud
8 28 (1.94%) Self-Motivation
9 24 (1.66%) Driving Licence
10 23 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
11 20 (1.38%) Data Protection Act
12 19 (1.31%) Enterprise Cloud
12 19 (1.31%) Replication
13 18 (1.24%) Hybrid Cloud
14 16 (1.11%) Private Cloud
15 13 (0.90%) EMC VNX
16 12 (0.83%) Blackberry
17 11 (0.76%) PKI
17 11 (0.76%) User Experience
18 10 (0.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 845 (58.40%) Windows
2 499 (34.49%) Windows Server
3 418 (28.89%) Linux
4 181 (12.51%) Windows Server 2012
5 149 (10.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 129 (8.91%) Windows 10
7 65 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 64 (4.42%) Unix
9 50 (3.46%) CentOS
10 46 (3.18%) Windows 7
11 38 (2.63%) Ubuntu
12 35 (2.42%) Apple iOS
13 15 (1.04%) Windows Mobile
13 15 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
14 13 (0.90%) Mac OS X
15 9 (0.62%) Windows 8
16 6 (0.41%) Mac OS
17 5 (0.35%) Solaris
18 3 (0.21%) Windows 2000 Server
18 3 (0.21%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (23.98%) DevOps
2 190 (13.13%) Agile Software Development
3 173 (11.96%) ITIL
4 145 (10.02%) Migration
5 117 (8.09%) Problem-Solving
6 114 (7.88%) Configuration Management
7 85 (5.87%) Continuous Integration
7 85 (5.87%) Disaster Recovery
8 79 (5.46%) Cybersecurity
9 74 (5.11%) Information Security
10 71 (4.91%) Continuous Improvement
11 61 (4.22%) Mentoring
12 58 (4.01%) High Availability
13 53 (3.66%) Server Management
14 51 (3.52%) Task Automation
15 48 (3.32%) Infrastructure as Code
16 47 (3.25%) Continuous Delivery
16 47 (3.25%) Patch Management
17 46 (3.18%) Project Management
18 44 (3.04%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 401 (27.71%) PowerShell
2 244 (16.86%) Python
3 176 (12.16%) SQL
4 119 (8.22%) Bash Shell
5 87 (6.01%) Ruby
6 68 (4.70%) Java
7 49 (3.39%) Perl
8 42 (2.90%) Go
9 39 (2.70%) Shell Script
10 36 (2.49%) C++
11 21 (1.45%) PHP
12 20 (1.38%) C#
13 19 (1.31%) JavaScript
13 19 (1.31%) VBScript
14 18 (1.24%) Clojure
15 15 (1.04%) MATLAB
16 14 (0.97%) C
17 13 (0.90%) Lua
18 11 (0.76%) VB
19 8 (0.55%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 114 (7.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 112 (7.74%) Degree
3 111 (7.67%) Cisco Certification
4 82 (5.67%) MCSE
5 52 (3.59%) CCNA
6 50 (3.46%) CCNP
7 48 (3.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 34 (2.35%) CISSP
9 33 (2.28%) CCIE
10 29 (2.00%) MCSA
11 21 (1.45%) CCIE Security
12 20 (1.38%) AWS Certification
13 16 (1.11%) Computer Science Degree
14 15 (1.04%) CompTIA Security+
15 14 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
15 14 (0.97%) SSCP
16 11 (0.76%) CISM
17 10 (0.69%) CCSP
17 10 (0.69%) VCP6
18 9 (0.62%) CESG Certified Professional
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (3.11%) SLA
2 30 (2.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (1.38%) PCI DSS
4 19 (1.31%) GDPR
5 12 (0.83%) QA
6 9 (0.62%) Cyber Essentials
7 7 (0.48%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 2 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.069%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.069%) NIST 800
9 1 (0.069%) PMO
9 1 (0.069%) PSD2
System Software
1 538 (37.18%) Active Directory
2 349 (24.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 182 (12.58%) Hyper-V
4 150 (10.37%) Docker
5 94 (6.50%) vSphere
6 82 (5.67%) XenApp
7 64 (4.42%) VMware ESXi
8 41 (2.83%) XenDesktop
9 36 (2.49%) Virtual Servers
10 15 (1.04%) Virtual Desktop
10 15 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
11 14 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
12 12 (0.83%) NFS
13 10 (0.69%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 10 (0.69%) Firmware
14 7 (0.48%) BitLocker
14 7 (0.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 6 (0.41%) Terminal Services
15 6 (0.41%) VMware NSX
16 5 (0.35%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 201 (13.89%) Ansible
2 159 (10.99%) Terraform
3 156 (10.78%) Puppet
3 156 (10.78%) SCCM
4 134 (9.26%) Kubernetes
5 117 (8.09%) Opscode Chef
6 60 (4.15%) SCOM
7 43 (2.97%) Nagios
8 35 (2.42%) WSUS
9 30 (2.07%) Salt
10 28 (1.94%) Failover Clustering
11 23 (1.59%) Microsoft Clustering
12 20 (1.38%) vCenter Server
13 16 (1.11%) Grafana
14 15 (1.04%) Backup Exec
14 15 (1.04%) EMC NetWorker
15 13 (0.90%) NetBackup
16 12 (0.83%) Microsoft Intune
16 12 (0.83%) Prometheus
17 10 (0.69%) Packer
Vendors
1 562 (38.84%) VMware
2 473 (32.69%) Microsoft
3 262 (18.11%) Cisco
4 212 (14.65%) Citrix
5 109 (7.53%) HP
6 70 (4.84%) Google
7 67 (4.63%) Red Hat
8 61 (4.22%) NetApp
9 59 (4.08%) EMC
10 48 (3.32%) CheckPoint
11 45 (3.11%) Apple
12 43 (2.97%) Dell
12 43 (2.97%) Juniper
13 40 (2.76%) Splunk
14 35 (2.42%) F5
15 31 (2.14%) SaltStack
16 29 (2.00%) IBM
17 23 (1.59%) Veeam
18 21 (1.45%) ServiceNow
19 19 (1.31%) SolarWinds