Period
to 24 October 2020

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 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Engineering
England > London
6 months to
24 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 136 142 157
Rank change year-on-year +6 +15 +15
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering 471 1,305 1,552
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.40% 2.40% 2.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.57% 2.57% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 417 1,161 1,407
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £41,625 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 18,304 50,800 63,000
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 93.22% 93.27% 92.70%
Number of salaries quoted 15,268 40,944 50,671
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £98,750 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

Infrastructure Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineering in London

Infrastructure Engineering
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineering in London

Infrastructure Engineering
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering in London over the 6 months to 24 October 2020.

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 October 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
Central London +32 132 £62,500 +4.17% 20
West London +53 28 £57,500 +15.00% 4
South London +14 22 £42,500 -22.02% 2
Infrastructure Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 London region with a requirement for Infrastructure Engineering.

1 280 (59.45%) Windows
2 235 (49.89%) Azure
3 221 (46.92%) Microsoft
4 211 (44.80%) VMware
5 198 (42.04%) Active Directory
6 184 (39.07%) Windows Server
7 162 (34.39%) Office 365
8 140 (29.72%) PowerShell
8 140 (29.72%) Linux
9 135 (28.66%) Finance
10 132 (28.03%) VMware Infrastructure
11 114 (24.20%) AWS
12 94 (19.96%) Firewall
13 93 (19.75%) DevOps
14 90 (19.11%) Cisco
15 84 (17.83%) SCCM
16 76 (16.14%) ITIL
17 74 (15.71%) DNS
17 74 (15.71%) Hyper-V
18 71 (15.07%) Windows Server 2012
18 71 (15.07%) Citrix
19 63 (13.38%) Python
20 60 (12.74%) DHCP
21 55 (11.68%) WAN
22 53 (11.25%) SAN
22 53 (11.25%) Migration
22 53 (11.25%) Azure Active Directory
22 53 (11.25%) Windows Server 2016
23 51 (10.83%) Windows 10
24 50 (10.62%) Mentoring

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 50 (10.62%) MS Exchange
2 41 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 26 (5.52%) Skype for Business
4 12 (2.55%) IIS
5 11 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.27%) Ethereum
6 6 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.85%) Confluence
9 3 (0.64%) Apache
9 3 (0.64%) DNN
10 2 (0.42%) Apache Spark
10 2 (0.42%) Apache Synapse
10 2 (0.42%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.21%) Drupal
11 1 (0.21%) Hyperledger
11 1 (0.21%) nginx
11 1 (0.21%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.21%) Smallworld
11 1 (0.21%) WordPress
Applications
1 31 (6.58%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.27%) Quorum
2 1 (0.21%) Maximo
2 1 (0.21%) SAP Business One
2 1 (0.21%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 235 (49.89%) Azure
2 162 (34.39%) Office 365
3 114 (24.20%) AWS
4 53 (11.25%) Azure Active Directory
5 46 (9.77%) IaaS
6 26 (5.52%) SaaS
7 22 (4.67%) PaaS
8 20 (4.25%) GCP
9 13 (2.76%) OneDrive
10 12 (2.55%) AWS CloudFormation
11 11 (2.34%) Amazon S3
12 10 (2.12%) Amazon EC2
13 9 (1.91%) Serverless
14 8 (1.70%) Mimecast
15 7 (1.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 7 (1.49%) Amazon ECS
15 7 (1.49%) AWS Lambda
16 6 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
16 6 (1.27%) Virtual Private Cloud
17 5 (1.06%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 94 (19.96%) Firewall
2 74 (15.71%) DNS
3 60 (12.74%) DHCP
4 55 (11.68%) WAN
5 53 (11.25%) SAN
6 44 (9.34%) LAN
7 33 (7.01%) TCP/IP
8 29 (6.16%) Skype
9 26 (5.52%) VPN
10 19 (4.03%) VLAN
11 18 (3.82%) NetScaler
11 18 (3.82%) Network Security
11 18 (3.82%) Unified Communications
12 17 (3.61%) Internet
12 17 (3.61%) VoIP
13 16 (3.40%) Wireless
14 14 (2.97%) Wi-Fi
15 13 (2.76%) BGP
16 10 (2.12%) Remote Desktop
16 10 (2.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (9.77%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.70%) Tableau
3 7 (1.49%) Big Data
3 7 (1.49%) MySQL
4 5 (1.06%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (1.06%) Azure SQL Database
4 5 (1.06%) Hadoop
4 5 (1.06%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (0.85%) Amazon Athena
5 4 (0.85%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 4 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
5 4 (0.85%) Tableau Server
6 3 (0.64%) Power BI
6 3 (0.64%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.42%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.42%) Data Lake
7 2 (0.42%) Looker
Development Applications
1 20 (4.25%) Git (software)
2 19 (4.03%) Jenkins
3 10 (2.12%) GitLab
4 9 (1.91%) JIRA
5 7 (1.49%) Sonatype Nexus
5 7 (1.49%) TeamCity
6 5 (1.06%) Artifactory
7 4 (0.85%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (0.85%) RStudio
8 2 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.42%) SonarQube
9 1 (0.21%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.21%) Maven
9 1 (0.21%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.21%) Selenium
General
1 135 (28.66%) Finance
2 31 (6.58%) Banking
3 27 (5.73%) Law
4 19 (4.03%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.91%) Legal
5 9 (1.91%) Pharmaceutical
6 5 (1.06%) Front Office
6 5 (1.06%) Public Sector
7 3 (0.64%) Publishing
8 2 (0.42%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.42%) Housing Association
9 1 (0.21%) Advertising
9 1 (0.21%) Back Office
9 1 (0.21%) Games
9 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.21%) Local Government
9 1 (0.21%) Retail
Job Titles
1 333 (70.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 70 (14.86%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 42 (8.92%) Azure Engineer
4 40 (8.49%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
5 39 (8.28%) Network Engineer
6 34 (7.22%) Security Engineer
7 31 (6.58%) VMware Engineer
8 29 (6.16%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 27 (5.73%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 27 (5.73%) DevOps Engineer
10 26 (5.52%) Hyper-V Engineer
11 25 (5.31%) IT Engineer
11 25 (5.31%) Support Engineer
12 24 (5.10%) Cloud Engineer
12 24 (5.10%) Systems Engineer
13 23 (4.88%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
14 22 (4.67%) Windows Engineer
15 21 (4.46%) AWS Engineer
15 21 (4.46%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
16 20 (4.25%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.40%) LDAP
2 12 (2.55%) Web Services
3 8 (1.70%) .NET
4 6 (1.27%) Elastic Stack
4 6 (1.27%) WSH
5 5 (1.06%) Sensu
5 5 (1.06%) Shiny
6 4 (0.85%) Kafka
6 4 (0.85%) Middleware
7 3 (0.64%) JSON
7 3 (0.64%) REST
7 3 (0.64%) XMPP
8 2 (0.42%) .NET Framework
8 2 (0.42%) J2EE
8 2 (0.42%) RabbitMQ
8 2 (0.42%) SOAP
8 2 (0.42%) Spring
8 2 (0.42%) Spring Boot
8 2 (0.42%) Spring MVC
8 2 (0.42%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (6.79%) Data Centre
2 27 (5.73%) Public Cloud
3 20 (4.25%) Management Information System
4 15 (3.18%) Clustering
5 13 (2.76%) Private Cloud
6 11 (2.34%) Greenfield Project
7 10 (2.12%) Replication
8 9 (1.91%) BYOD
8 9 (1.91%) Enterprise Software
9 8 (1.70%) Analytical Skills
9 8 (1.70%) Hedge funds
9 8 (1.70%) User Experience
10 7 (1.49%) Fat Client
10 7 (1.49%) Thin Client
11 6 (1.27%) Cloud Native
11 6 (1.27%) Self-Motivation
12 5 (1.06%) Client/Server
12 5 (1.06%) Cybercrime
12 5 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (0.85%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 280 (59.45%) Windows
2 184 (39.07%) Windows Server
3 140 (29.72%) Linux
4 71 (15.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 53 (11.25%) Windows Server 2016
6 51 (10.83%) Windows 10
7 22 (4.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 21 (4.46%) Windows Server 2019
9 20 (4.25%) Unix
10 18 (3.82%) CentOS
11 17 (3.61%) Windows 7
12 13 (2.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 12 (2.55%) Ubuntu
14 8 (1.70%) Debian
15 5 (1.06%) Fedora
16 4 (0.85%) Mesosphere
17 3 (0.64%) FreeBSD
17 3 (0.64%) Windows Server 2003
18 2 (0.42%) SUSE
18 2 (0.42%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (19.75%) DevOps
2 76 (16.14%) ITIL
3 53 (11.25%) Migration
4 50 (10.62%) Mentoring
5 47 (9.98%) Configuration Management
6 43 (9.13%) ITSM
6 43 (9.13%) Service Management
7 38 (8.07%) Problem-Solving
8 37 (7.86%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (7.64%) Infrastructure as Code
10 33 (7.01%) Continuous Improvement
11 29 (6.16%) Business Continuity
11 29 (6.16%) Fintech
12 27 (5.73%) Disaster Recovery
12 27 (5.73%) Information Security
13 26 (5.52%) Project Delivery
14 24 (5.10%) Problem Management
15 21 (4.46%) Patch Management
16 19 (4.03%) Cybersecurity
16 19 (4.03%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 140 (29.72%) PowerShell
2 63 (13.38%) Python
3 44 (9.34%) SQL
4 31 (6.58%) Bash Shell
5 19 (4.03%) Ruby
5 19 (4.03%) Shell Script
6 12 (2.55%) Go
7 10 (2.12%) Java
8 8 (1.70%) JavaScript
9 6 (1.27%) Groovy
10 5 (1.06%) Perl
10 5 (1.06%) R
10 5 (1.06%) VBScript
11 2 (0.42%) C
11 2 (0.42%) C#
11 2 (0.42%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.42%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.21%) C++
12 1 (0.21%) Kotlin
12 1 (0.21%) Scala
Qualifications
1 44 (9.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (6.79%) Cisco Certification
3 26 (5.52%) CCNA
4 25 (5.31%) MCSE
5 19 (4.03%) Degree
6 12 (2.55%) RHCE
6 12 (2.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 11 (2.34%) CompTIA Security+
8 10 (2.12%) CISSP
8 10 (2.12%) MCITP
8 10 (2.12%) RHCSA
8 10 (2.12%) Security Cleared
8 10 (2.12%) SSCP
9 8 (1.70%) CCNP
9 8 (1.70%) MCP
9 8 (1.70%) SC Cleared
10 7 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (1.49%) Master's Degree
11 6 (1.27%) MCSA
11 6 (1.27%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (8.28%) SLA
2 5 (1.06%) GDPR
3 4 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.64%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.42%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.42%) QA
6 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 198 (42.04%) Active Directory
2 132 (28.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (15.71%) Hyper-V
4 36 (7.64%) Docker
4 36 (7.64%) vSphere
5 24 (5.10%) XenApp
6 20 (4.25%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (3.82%) Virtual Machines
8 13 (2.76%) XenDesktop
9 11 (2.34%) Virtual Desktop
10 8 (1.70%) Virtual Servers
11 6 (1.27%) VMware Server
12 4 (0.85%) Samba
13 3 (0.64%) VMware Workstation
13 3 (0.64%) Xen
14 2 (0.42%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 2 (0.42%) Firmware
14 2 (0.42%) LXC
15 1 (0.21%) BitLocker
15 1 (0.21%) KVM
Systems Management
1 84 (17.83%) SCCM
2 50 (10.62%) Terraform
3 44 (9.34%) Ansible
4 41 (8.70%) Microsoft Intune
5 35 (7.43%) Puppet
6 34 (7.22%) Kubernetes
7 21 (4.46%) Opscode Chef
8 18 (3.82%) Microsoft Clustering
8 18 (3.82%) WSUS
9 13 (2.76%) SCOM
10 12 (2.55%) Nagios
11 11 (2.34%) SCVMM
12 9 (1.91%) Jamf Pro
12 9 (1.91%) Single Sign-On
13 8 (1.70%) Prometheus
14 7 (1.49%) Failover Clustering
15 6 (1.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 5 (1.06%) vRealize Orchestrator
17 4 (0.85%) Automic
17 4 (0.85%) Consul
Vendors
1 221 (46.92%) Microsoft
2 211 (44.80%) VMware
3 90 (19.11%) Cisco
4 71 (15.07%) Citrix
5 49 (10.40%) HP
6 26 (5.52%) Palo Alto
7 25 (5.31%) Red Hat
8 21 (4.46%) Meraki
9 20 (4.25%) Sophos
10 17 (3.61%) CommVault
11 16 (3.40%) Google
12 15 (3.18%) Veeam
13 13 (2.76%) EMC
13 13 (2.76%) SolarWinds
13 13 (2.76%) Symantec
14 12 (2.55%) Dell
15 9 (1.91%) Apple
15 9 (1.91%) IBM
15 9 (1.91%) NetApp
15 9 (1.91%) Splunk