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

Infrastructure Engineering
England > London
6 months to
5 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 146 142 169
Rank change year-on-year -4 +27 +17
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering 1,100 1,490 1,486
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 2.30% 2.43% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.46% 2.62% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 975 1,305 1,333
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £38,500 £38,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £77,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.45%

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 44,780 56,910 65,162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 93.49% 92.71% 93.27%
Number of salaries quoted 35,949 46,040 53,744
Median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £92,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.92%

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 April 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 April 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 -12 269 £60,000 +4.35% 44
West London +4 81 £50,000 -9.09% 13
South London +7 48 £57,500 +4.55% 7
East London +2 27 £63,750 +2.00%
North London -23 8 £60,000 +26.32% 2
Infrastructure Engineering
England

For the 6 months to 5 April 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.

1 631 (57.36%) Windows
2 525 (47.73%) VMware
3 471 (42.82%) Azure
4 467 (42.45%) Active Directory
5 419 (38.09%) Microsoft
6 401 (36.45%) Windows Server
7 349 (31.73%) Office 365
8 337 (30.64%) AWS
9 310 (28.18%) PowerShell
10 308 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 304 (27.64%) Linux
12 267 (24.27%) Finance
13 253 (23.00%) Firewall
14 233 (21.18%) DevOps
15 199 (18.09%) Hyper-V
15 199 (18.09%) Cisco
16 189 (17.18%) DNS
17 180 (16.36%) Citrix
18 171 (15.55%) DHCP
19 156 (14.18%) Python
20 149 (13.55%) ITIL
21 138 (12.55%) SAN
22 137 (12.45%) Data Centre
23 128 (11.64%) Migration
24 127 (11.55%) SCCM
25 125 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
26 122 (11.09%) TCP/IP
27 121 (11.00%) MS Exchange
28 120 (10.91%) Windows Server 2016
29 115 (10.45%) 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
1 121 (11.00%) MS Exchange
2 73 (6.64%) SharePoint
3 44 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 38 (3.45%) IIS
5 25 (2.27%) Skype for Business
6 10 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (0.82%) Apache Spark
7 9 (0.82%) Confluence
8 8 (0.73%) Apache
8 8 (0.73%) SAS
9 7 (0.64%) JBoss
10 6 (0.55%) nginx
11 5 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2007
13 3 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.27%) LiveCycle
13 3 (0.27%) PowerExchange
13 3 (0.27%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.27%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 64 (5.82%) Microsoft Office
2 33 (3.00%) MS Visio
3 16 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
4 14 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (0.73%) Gliffy
6 3 (0.27%) Acrobat
6 3 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.27%) FileZilla
6 3 (0.27%) InDesign
6 3 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.091%) Sage 50
4 1 (0.091%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 471 (42.82%) Azure
2 349 (31.73%) Office 365
3 337 (30.64%) AWS
4 80 (7.27%) GCP
5 67 (6.09%) PaaS
6 62 (5.64%) Azure Active Directory
7 58 (5.27%) IaaS
8 42 (3.82%) Amazon EC2
9 39 (3.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 38 (3.45%) Mimecast
11 35 (3.18%) AWS CloudFormation
12 34 (3.09%) Amazon S3
13 30 (2.73%) Cloud Computing
14 26 (2.36%) SaaS
15 23 (2.09%) OpenShift
16 18 (1.64%) Serverless
17 16 (1.45%) GitHub
18 15 (1.36%) Amazon CloudWatch
19 12 (1.09%) Route 53
20 11 (1.00%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 253 (23.00%) Firewall
2 189 (17.18%) DNS
3 171 (15.55%) DHCP
4 138 (12.55%) SAN
5 122 (11.09%) TCP/IP
6 104 (9.45%) LAN
7 102 (9.27%) WAN
8 97 (8.82%) VPN
9 56 (5.09%) VoIP
10 44 (4.00%) NAS
11 41 (3.73%) VLAN
12 40 (3.64%) Wireless
13 36 (3.27%) iSCSI
14 35 (3.18%) Cisco ASA
14 35 (3.18%) Network Security
15 34 (3.09%) IPsec
15 34 (3.09%) NetScaler
16 30 (2.73%) Internet
17 26 (2.36%) HTTP
18 25 (2.27%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (6.18%) SQL Server
2 29 (2.64%) Big Data
3 22 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
4 18 (1.64%) SQL Server 2016
5 17 (1.55%) MySQL
6 14 (1.27%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (1.00%) SQL Server 2012
8 9 (0.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 9 (0.82%) Relational Database
9 7 (0.64%) NoSQL
10 6 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (0.55%) MongoDB
11 5 (0.45%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (0.36%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.36%) Redis
12 4 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (0.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 3 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
13 3 (0.27%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 50 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 43 (3.91%) Git (software)
3 31 (2.82%) JIRA
4 17 (1.55%) Gradle
5 16 (1.45%) Bitbucket
6 15 (1.36%) Maven
7 12 (1.09%) Visual Studio
8 11 (1.00%) gulp
8 11 (1.00%) Visual Studio Team System
9 10 (0.91%) GitLab
10 9 (0.82%) MSI
11 6 (0.55%) Subversion
11 6 (0.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 3 (0.27%) InstallShield
12 3 (0.27%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.27%) YouTrack
13 2 (0.18%) AdminStudio
13 2 (0.18%) CircleCI
13 2 (0.18%) Octopus Deploy
13 2 (0.18%) Xcode
General
1 267 (24.27%) Finance
2 53 (4.82%) Banking
3 35 (3.18%) Law
3 35 (3.18%) Legal
4 23 (2.09%) Telecoms
5 16 (1.45%) Back Office
6 13 (1.18%) Advertising
7 11 (1.00%) Public Sector
8 10 (0.91%) Billing
9 8 (0.73%) Automotive
9 8 (0.73%) Investment Banking
10 7 (0.64%) Aerospace
10 7 (0.64%) Games
10 7 (0.64%) Retail
11 5 (0.45%) Marketing
11 5 (0.45%) Police
12 4 (0.36%) French Language
13 3 (0.27%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.27%) Local Government
14 2 (0.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 727 (66.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 133 (12.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 117 (10.64%) Cloud Engineer
4 89 (8.09%) DevOps Engineer
5 88 (8.00%) IT Engineer
6 81 (7.36%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
7 77 (7.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 67 (6.09%) Network Engineer
9 59 (5.36%) Support Engineer
10 49 (4.45%) Windows Engineer
11 45 (4.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 45 (4.09%) Azure Engineer
12 44 (4.00%) Architect
12 44 (4.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
13 41 (3.73%) AWS Engineer
14 40 (3.64%) Infrastructure Support
14 40 (3.64%) Systems Engineer
14 40 (3.64%) VMware Engineer
15 39 (3.55%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
16 38 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (2.64%) Web Services
2 25 (2.27%) REST
3 23 (2.09%) Middleware
4 21 (1.91%) .NET
5 14 (1.27%) OAuth
6 8 (0.73%) D3.js
6 8 (0.73%) Django
6 8 (0.73%) Google Chart
6 8 (0.73%) SOAP
6 8 (0.73%) Spring
7 7 (0.64%) LAMP
7 7 (0.64%) Node.js
8 6 (0.55%) RabbitMQ
9 5 (0.45%) .NET Core
9 5 (0.45%) Hystrix
9 5 (0.45%) JMS
9 5 (0.45%) Kafka
9 5 (0.45%) OAuth2
9 5 (0.45%) React
10 4 (0.36%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 137 (12.45%) Data Centre
2 61 (5.55%) Public Cloud
3 53 (4.82%) Analytical Skills
4 34 (3.09%) Management Information System
5 30 (2.73%) Greenfield Project
6 28 (2.55%) Linux Command Line
7 27 (2.45%) Cloud Native
8 26 (2.36%) Enterprise Storage
9 24 (2.18%) Replication
10 23 (2.09%) Private Cloud
11 20 (1.82%) Clustering
12 19 (1.73%) Hedge funds
12 19 (1.73%) Hybrid Cloud
13 18 (1.64%) Self-Motivation
14 17 (1.55%) PKI
15 14 (1.27%) User Experience
16 13 (1.18%) CCTV
17 11 (1.00%) Video Conferencing
18 8 (0.73%) Blackberry
19 7 (0.64%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 631 (57.36%) Windows
2 401 (36.45%) Windows Server
3 304 (27.64%) Linux
4 125 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 120 (10.91%) Windows Server 2016
6 97 (8.82%) Windows 10
7 85 (7.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 55 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 52 (4.73%) Unix
10 47 (4.27%) Windows 7
11 40 (3.64%) CentOS
12 31 (2.82%) Ubuntu
13 27 (2.45%) Windows Server 2019
14 12 (1.09%) Apple iOS
15 10 (0.91%) VMS
15 10 (0.91%) Windows Server 2003
16 9 (0.82%) Mac OS
17 8 (0.73%) Android
17 8 (0.73%) Solaris
18 7 (0.64%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (21.18%) DevOps
2 149 (13.55%) ITIL
3 128 (11.64%) Migration
4 115 (10.45%) Problem-Solving
5 111 (10.09%) Agile Software Development
6 86 (7.82%) Infrastructure as Code
7 67 (6.09%) Disaster Recovery
8 64 (5.82%) Cybersecurity
9 62 (5.64%) Configuration Management
10 60 (5.45%) Fintech
10 60 (5.45%) Information Security
11 56 (5.09%) Service Delivery
12 52 (4.73%) Change Management
13 47 (4.27%) Mentoring
14 46 (4.18%) Service Management
15 42 (3.82%) Continuous Improvement
15 42 (3.82%) Infrastructure Management
16 36 (3.27%) Load Balancing
16 36 (3.27%) Site Reliability Engineering
17 34 (3.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 310 (28.18%) PowerShell
2 156 (14.18%) Python
3 86 (7.82%) SQL
4 76 (6.91%) Bash Shell
5 43 (3.91%) Java
6 38 (3.45%) Go
6 38 (3.45%) JavaScript
7 36 (3.27%) Ruby
8 30 (2.73%) Perl
9 27 (2.45%) C#
10 22 (2.00%) VBScript
11 17 (1.55%) PHP
12 15 (1.36%) C
13 13 (1.18%) Groovy
14 10 (0.91%) Lua
15 6 (0.55%) Scala
16 5 (0.45%) C++
16 5 (0.45%) Shell Script
16 5 (0.45%) T-SQL
17 4 (0.36%) Korn
Qualifications
1 84 (7.64%) Cisco Certification
2 71 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 61 (5.55%) CCNA
4 60 (5.45%) MCSE
5 39 (3.55%) Degree
6 31 (2.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 28 (2.55%) Security Cleared
8 26 (2.36%) CCNP
8 26 (2.36%) CISSP
9 22 (2.00%) MCSA
10 18 (1.64%) Computer Science Degree
11 16 (1.45%) SC Cleared
12 14 (1.27%) DV Cleared
13 13 (1.18%) Network+ Certification
14 11 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
14 11 (1.00%) MCITP
15 8 (0.73%) MCP
15 8 (0.73%) SANS
16 7 (0.64%) CompTIA Security+
16 7 (0.64%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (5.91%) SLA
2 43 (3.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 24 (2.18%) PCI DSS
4 23 (2.09%) QA
5 18 (1.64%) Cyber Essentials
6 12 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 11 (1.00%) ISO 9001
8 9 (0.82%) GDPR
9 5 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.36%) Data Quality
11 2 (0.18%) NIST
12 1 (0.091%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 1 (0.091%) EMIR
12 1 (0.091%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 467 (42.45%) Active Directory
2 308 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 199 (18.09%) Hyper-V
4 115 (10.45%) Docker
5 82 (7.45%) XenApp
6 69 (6.27%) VMware ESXi
6 69 (6.27%) vSphere
7 43 (3.91%) XenDesktop
8 35 (3.18%) Virtual Servers
9 23 (2.09%) Virtual Machines
10 15 (1.36%) Xen
11 13 (1.18%) Firmware
12 10 (0.91%) NFS
13 9 (0.82%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 8 (0.73%) VMware NSX
15 7 (0.64%) Samba
15 7 (0.64%) VirtualBox
16 5 (0.45%) DFS Replication
16 5 (0.45%) Terminal Server
16 5 (0.45%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 127 (11.55%) SCCM
2 113 (10.27%) Terraform
3 109 (9.91%) Ansible
4 104 (9.45%) Kubernetes
5 49 (4.45%) Opscode Chef
5 49 (4.45%) Puppet
5 49 (4.45%) vCenter Server
6 34 (3.09%) SCOM
7 31 (2.82%) Microsoft Intune
8 26 (2.36%) WSUS
9 18 (1.64%) Nagios
10 12 (1.09%) Single Sign-On
11 9 (0.82%) Icinga
11 9 (0.82%) Microsoft Clustering
12 8 (0.73%) Backup Exec
12 8 (0.73%) Cisco CUCM
12 8 (0.73%) Cisco UCCX
12 8 (0.73%) Docker Swarm
12 8 (0.73%) FortiGate
12 8 (0.73%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 525 (47.73%) VMware
2 419 (38.09%) Microsoft
3 199 (18.09%) Cisco
4 180 (16.36%) Citrix
5 77 (7.00%) Dell
6 71 (6.45%) HP
7 58 (5.27%) Red Hat
8 48 (4.36%) Veeam
9 45 (4.09%) NetApp
9 45 (4.09%) SolarWinds
10 44 (4.00%) Google
11 40 (3.64%) CheckPoint
12 33 (3.00%) EMC
13 31 (2.82%) McAfee
13 31 (2.82%) Oracle
14 28 (2.55%) Juniper
15 26 (2.36%) Splunk
16 24 (2.18%) Palo Alto
17 20 (1.82%) F5
17 20 (1.82%) Meraki