Period
to 5 July 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 5 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Engineering
England > London
6 months to
5 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 159 137 169
Rank change year-on-year -22 +32 +7
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering 733 1,461 1,576
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.23% 2.48% 2.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 2.66% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 643 1,322 1,404
Median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £38,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £87,500 £80,000
England median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +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 30,776 54,824 67,068
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 93.65% 93.01% 93.02%
Number of salaries quoted 24,856 44,491 53,990
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £97,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% 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 5 July 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 5 July 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 +1 208 £60,000 - 15
West London +14 45 £55,000 +4.76% 9
South London +11 38 £43,279 -17.56% 1
East London -18 9 £65,000 +4.00% 2
North London -11 7 - -
Infrastructure Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 5 July 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.

1 465 (63.44%) Windows
2 380 (51.84%) VMware
3 352 (48.02%) Azure
4 338 (46.11%) Active Directory
5 317 (43.25%) Microsoft
6 305 (41.61%) Windows Server
7 266 (36.29%) Office 365
8 244 (33.29%) AWS
9 226 (30.83%) VMware Infrastructure
10 225 (30.70%) PowerShell
11 200 (27.29%) Linux
12 175 (23.87%) Finance
13 151 (20.60%) Firewall
14 142 (19.37%) Hyper-V
15 139 (18.96%) Citrix
16 138 (18.83%) Cisco
17 132 (18.01%) DNS
18 130 (17.74%) DevOps
19 117 (15.96%) ITIL
20 116 (15.83%) DHCP
20 116 (15.83%) Windows Server 2012
21 93 (12.69%) SCCM
22 91 (12.41%) Python
23 85 (11.60%) Data Centre
24 84 (11.46%) Migration
25 83 (11.32%) Azure Active Directory
26 82 (11.19%) Windows Server 2016
27 77 (10.50%) MS Exchange
28 76 (10.37%) SAN
29 75 (10.23%) Windows 10

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 77 (10.50%) MS Exchange
2 58 (7.91%) SharePoint
3 30 (4.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (3.68%) IIS
5 25 (3.41%) Skype for Business
6 10 (1.36%) Apache Spark
7 9 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (0.82%) Apache
9 5 (0.68%) Confluence
9 5 (0.68%) SAS
10 4 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (0.55%) JBoss
11 3 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.41%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.27%) Cloud Foundry
12 2 (0.27%) IBM HTTP Server
12 2 (0.27%) OpenStack
12 2 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 47 (6.41%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (1.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (1.36%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (0.95%) Gliffy
6 3 (0.41%) FileZilla
Business Applications
1 4 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.27%) FastStats
3 2 (0.27%) Maximo
3 2 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.27%) Unica
4 1 (0.14%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.14%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.14%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 352 (48.02%) Azure
2 266 (36.29%) Office 365
3 244 (33.29%) AWS
4 83 (11.32%) Azure Active Directory
5 59 (8.05%) IaaS
6 52 (7.09%) GCP
7 45 (6.14%) PaaS
8 33 (4.50%) Amazon EC2
9 29 (3.96%) Mimecast
10 23 (3.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 22 (3.00%) Amazon S3
11 22 (3.00%) SaaS
12 18 (2.46%) AWS CloudFormation
13 15 (2.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 11 (1.50%) Serverless
15 9 (1.23%) Amazon ECS
15 9 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
15 9 (1.23%) GitHub
15 9 (1.23%) OneDrive
16 8 (1.09%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 151 (20.60%) Firewall
2 132 (18.01%) DNS
3 116 (15.83%) DHCP
4 76 (10.37%) SAN
5 73 (9.96%) VPN
6 63 (8.59%) TCP/IP
7 62 (8.46%) LAN
8 59 (8.05%) WAN
9 42 (5.73%) Network Security
10 31 (4.23%) VoIP
11 29 (3.96%) Cisco ASA
12 25 (3.41%) Internet
12 25 (3.41%) NetScaler
13 24 (3.27%) Wireless
14 23 (3.14%) Skype
15 19 (2.59%) IPsec
16 18 (2.46%) Wireshark
17 17 (2.32%) NAS
18 16 (2.18%) iSCSI
19 14 (1.91%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (7.78%) SQL Server
2 26 (3.55%) Big Data
3 15 (2.05%) Amazon RDS
4 13 (1.77%) SQL Server 2016
5 12 (1.64%) Relational Database
6 10 (1.36%) Hadoop
7 6 (0.82%) Azure SQL Database
7 6 (0.82%) MongoDB
7 6 (0.82%) MySQL
8 5 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.55%) Data Lake
9 4 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (0.55%) NoSQL
10 3 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.27%) Adabas
11 2 (0.27%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (0.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 30 (4.09%) Git (software)
1 30 (4.09%) Jenkins
2 19 (2.59%) JIRA
3 12 (1.64%) GitLab
4 7 (0.95%) Artifactory
4 7 (0.95%) Sonatype Nexus
5 6 (0.82%) RStudio
6 5 (0.68%) Gradle
6 5 (0.68%) Maven
7 3 (0.41%) gulp
7 3 (0.41%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.27%) Bitbucket
8 2 (0.27%) CircleCI
8 2 (0.27%) Mercurial
8 2 (0.27%) Selenium
8 2 (0.27%) WinDbg
9 1 (0.14%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.14%) Xcode
General
1 175 (23.87%) Finance
2 48 (6.55%) Banking
3 27 (3.68%) Law
4 19 (2.59%) Legal
5 18 (2.46%) Telecoms
6 13 (1.77%) Advertising
7 8 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (1.09%) Public Sector
8 6 (0.82%) Automotive
8 6 (0.82%) Investment Banking
9 5 (0.68%) Marketing
10 4 (0.55%) Back Office
10 4 (0.55%) Billing
10 4 (0.55%) Local Government
10 4 (0.55%) Retail
11 2 (0.27%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.27%) Military
12 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 499 (68.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 107 (14.60%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 55 (7.50%) IT Engineer
4 54 (7.37%) Cloud Engineer
5 51 (6.96%) DevOps Engineer
6 48 (6.55%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 46 (6.28%) Network Engineer
8 42 (5.73%) VMware Engineer
9 40 (5.46%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
10 39 (5.32%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
11 37 (5.05%) Azure Engineer
11 37 (5.05%) Support Engineer
12 36 (4.91%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 33 (4.50%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
13 33 (4.50%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
14 31 (4.23%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
15 29 (3.96%) Systems Engineer
16 27 (3.68%) Windows Engineer
17 24 (3.27%) Infrastructure Support
18 23 (3.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (3.14%) Web Services
2 17 (2.32%) LDAP
3 11 (1.50%) Middleware
4 10 (1.36%) OAuth
5 9 (1.23%) REST
5 9 (1.23%) SOAP
6 8 (1.09%) Shiny
7 7 (0.95%) .NET
7 7 (0.95%) Django
8 6 (0.82%) D3.js
8 6 (0.82%) Google Chart
8 6 (0.82%) JSON
9 5 (0.68%) Node.js
9 5 (0.68%) RabbitMQ
10 4 (0.55%) Kafka
10 4 (0.55%) Spring
11 3 (0.41%) .NET Framework
11 3 (0.41%) JMS
11 3 (0.41%) SAML
11 3 (0.41%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 85 (11.60%) Data Centre
2 55 (7.50%) Public Cloud
3 34 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (4.09%) Management Information System
5 19 (2.59%) Private Cloud
6 17 (2.32%) Enterprise Storage
6 17 (2.32%) User Experience
7 16 (2.18%) Hybrid Cloud
8 15 (2.05%) Replication
9 12 (1.64%) Clustering
9 12 (1.64%) Greenfield Project
9 12 (1.64%) PKI
10 11 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (1.36%) Self-Motivation
12 9 (1.23%) Cloud Native
13 7 (0.95%) Blackberry
13 7 (0.95%) Hedge funds
14 6 (0.82%) EMC VNX
14 6 (0.82%) Linux Command Line
15 5 (0.68%) Cybercrime
Operating Systems
1 465 (63.44%) Windows
2 305 (41.61%) Windows Server
3 200 (27.29%) Linux
4 116 (15.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 82 (11.19%) Windows Server 2016
6 75 (10.23%) Windows 10
7 65 (8.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 48 (6.55%) Unix
9 40 (5.46%) Windows 7
10 34 (4.64%) CentOS
11 25 (3.41%) Windows Server 2019
12 19 (2.59%) Ubuntu
13 18 (2.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (0.95%) FreeBSD
15 7 (0.95%) Oracle Linux
16 5 (0.68%) Apple iOS
16 5 (0.68%) Windows 8
17 4 (0.55%) Fedora
17 4 (0.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (17.74%) DevOps
2 117 (15.96%) ITIL
3 84 (11.46%) Migration
4 65 (8.87%) Problem-Solving
5 58 (7.91%) Information Security
6 57 (7.78%) Agile Software Development
7 51 (6.96%) Configuration Management
8 47 (6.41%) Cybersecurity
8 47 (6.41%) Disaster Recovery
9 45 (6.14%) Mentoring
10 44 (6.00%) Infrastructure as Code
11 41 (5.59%) Fintech
11 41 (5.59%) Service Management
12 34 (4.64%) Project Delivery
13 30 (4.09%) Server Management
14 29 (3.96%) Business Continuity
14 29 (3.96%) Service Delivery
15 28 (3.82%) Change Management
16 26 (3.55%) Continuous Delivery
16 26 (3.55%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 225 (30.70%) PowerShell
2 91 (12.41%) Python
3 62 (8.46%) SQL
4 49 (6.68%) Bash Shell
5 20 (2.73%) Ruby
5 20 (2.73%) VBScript
6 19 (2.59%) Go
6 19 (2.59%) Perl
7 15 (2.05%) JavaScript
8 11 (1.50%) Java
9 10 (1.36%) Groovy
10 8 (1.09%) C#
10 8 (1.09%) R
11 7 (0.95%) C
12 6 (0.82%) PHP
13 5 (0.68%) Scala
14 3 (0.41%) T-SQL
15 2 (0.27%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.27%) VB
15 2 (0.27%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 55 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 49 (6.68%) Cisco Certification
3 43 (5.87%) MCSE
4 37 (5.05%) CCNA
5 29 (3.96%) CISSP
6 28 (3.82%) Degree
7 25 (3.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 14 (1.91%) MCSA
9 13 (1.77%) Security Cleared
10 11 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
10 11 (1.50%) Master's Degree
11 10 (1.36%) CCNP
11 10 (1.36%) MCT
11 10 (1.36%) SANS
12 8 (1.09%) Computer Science Degree
12 8 (1.09%) MCITP
12 8 (1.09%) Network+ Certification
13 7 (0.95%) MCP
14 6 (0.82%) DV Cleared
14 6 (0.82%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (6.96%) SLA
2 25 (3.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (1.77%) Cyber Essentials
4 11 (1.50%) PCI DSS
5 9 (1.23%) QA
6 8 (1.09%) GDPR
7 5 (0.68%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.14%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.14%) EMIR
System Software
1 338 (46.11%) Active Directory
2 226 (30.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 142 (19.37%) Hyper-V
4 63 (8.59%) Docker
4 63 (8.59%) XenApp
5 49 (6.68%) VMware ESXi
6 47 (6.41%) vSphere
7 37 (5.05%) XenDesktop
8 25 (3.41%) Virtual Servers
9 17 (2.32%) Virtual Machines
10 13 (1.77%) Xen
11 11 (1.50%) Virtual Desktop
12 10 (1.36%) Samba
13 8 (1.09%) NFS
14 7 (0.95%) Citrix Hypervisor
15 6 (0.82%) Firmware
16 5 (0.68%) DFS Replication
17 4 (0.55%) Terminal Server
17 4 (0.55%) VirtualBox
17 4 (0.55%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 93 (12.69%) SCCM
2 72 (9.82%) Terraform
3 69 (9.41%) Ansible
4 67 (9.14%) Kubernetes
5 42 (5.73%) Microsoft Intune
6 28 (3.82%) vCenter Server
7 27 (3.68%) Puppet
8 24 (3.27%) SCOM
9 18 (2.46%) WSUS
10 17 (2.32%) Opscode Chef
11 14 (1.91%) Microsoft Clustering
12 12 (1.64%) Nagios
13 10 (1.36%) Single Sign-On
14 8 (1.09%) vRealize Orchestrator
15 7 (0.95%) Icinga
15 7 (0.95%) NetBackup
16 6 (0.82%) Ambari
16 6 (0.82%) Hadoop YARN
16 6 (0.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 6 (0.82%) vRealize
Vendors
1 380 (51.84%) VMware
2 317 (43.25%) Microsoft
3 139 (18.96%) Citrix
4 138 (18.83%) Cisco
5 74 (10.10%) HP
6 51 (6.96%) Dell
7 39 (5.32%) Red Hat
8 35 (4.77%) Google
9 30 (4.09%) NetApp
10 29 (3.96%) CheckPoint
10 29 (3.96%) Oracle
11 26 (3.55%) EMC
11 26 (3.55%) SolarWinds
12 25 (3.41%) Veeam
13 22 (3.00%) Palo Alto
14 20 (2.73%) Splunk
15 19 (2.59%) Meraki
16 17 (2.32%) Sophos
17 14 (1.91%) IBM
18 13 (1.77%) CommVault