Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Support Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Infrastructure Support Engineer
England > London
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 711 720 752
Rank change year-on-year +9 +32 -54
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Engineer 99 100 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.14% 0.14% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.15% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 92 98 115
London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £31,625 £26,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £59,750 £61,200
England median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 66,676 67,687 81,269
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.92% 95.91% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 53,992 57,953 69,386
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Support Engineer in London

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Support Engineer in London

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Engineer in London over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Support Engineer in London

Infrastructure Support Engineer
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 Support Engineer within the London region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. 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 -15 30 £47,500 +11.76% 6
West London +14 4 £50,000 +16.28% 1
North London +6 4 £47,500 -20.83%
East London +5 4 £42,000 +40.00% 1
South London +2 2 £35,000 -22.22%
Infrastructure Support Engineer
England

Infrastructure Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, Infrastructure Support Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Infrastructure Support Engineer in the job title.

1 86 (86.87%) Windows
2 68 (68.69%) Active Directory
3 57 (57.58%) VMware
4 53 (53.54%) Windows Server
5 46 (46.46%) Microsoft
6 44 (44.44%) Firewall
7 38 (38.38%) DNS
8 37 (37.37%) VMware Infrastructure
9 34 (34.34%) Citrix
10 33 (33.33%) MS Exchange
11 31 (31.31%) Cisco
11 31 (31.31%) DHCP
11 31 (31.31%) Office 365
12 28 (28.28%) Finance
13 25 (25.25%) Hyper-V
14 22 (22.22%) SAN
14 22 (22.22%) LAN
14 22 (22.22%) Linux
15 21 (21.21%) ITIL
16 20 (20.20%) TCP/IP
17 19 (19.19%) WAN
17 19 (19.19%) SQL
17 19 (19.19%) SharePoint
17 19 (19.19%) Windows Server 2008
17 19 (19.19%) Windows 10
18 18 (18.18%) HP
19 17 (17.17%) XenApp
20 16 (16.16%) Windows Server 2012
21 15 (15.15%) Windows 7
22 14 (14.14%) PowerShell

Infrastructure Support Engineer Skill Set
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 33 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 19 (19.19%) SharePoint
3 13 (13.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (13.13%) Skype for Business
4 7 (7.07%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (6.06%) IIS
5 6 (6.06%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (5.05%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.02%) Confluence
7 2 (2.02%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.01%) Apache
8 1 (1.01%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.01%) nginx
8 1 (1.01%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.01%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 31 (31.31%) Office 365
2 11 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (5.05%) Mimecast
5 4 (4.04%) OneDrive
6 3 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (3.03%) Amazon S3
6 3 (3.03%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (3.03%) CloudFront
6 3 (3.03%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (2.02%) IaaS
8 1 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (44.44%) Firewall
2 38 (38.38%) DNS
3 31 (31.31%) DHCP
4 22 (22.22%) LAN
4 22 (22.22%) SAN
5 20 (20.20%) TCP/IP
6 19 (19.19%) WAN
7 12 (12.12%) Skype
8 11 (11.11%) VPN
9 10 (10.10%) VoIP
10 9 (9.09%) VLAN
11 7 (7.07%) Internet
11 7 (7.07%) Unified Communications
12 4 (4.04%) Network Security
13 2 (2.02%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (2.02%) DMZ
13 2 (2.02%) IPsec
13 2 (2.02%) iSCSI
13 2 (2.02%) NAS
13 2 (2.02%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.07%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.04%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (4.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.01%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.02%) Hudson
1 2 (2.02%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.02%) JIRA
1 2 (2.02%) Subversion
2 1 (1.01%) Bitbucket
2 1 (1.01%) Git (software)
General
1 28 (28.28%) Finance
2 11 (11.11%) Banking
3 4 (4.04%) Financial Institution
3 4 (4.04%) Retail
4 3 (3.03%) Electronics
4 3 (3.03%) Front Office
5 2 (2.02%) Advertising
5 2 (2.02%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.02%) Legal
6 1 (1.01%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.01%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.06%) Web Services
2 4 (4.04%) Software Packaging
3 2 (2.02%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (1.01%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (5.05%) Fintech
1 5 (5.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 5 (5.05%) Hedge funds
1 5 (5.05%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (3.03%) Clustering
2 3 (3.03%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.02%) iSeries
3 2 (2.02%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.01%) AS400
4 1 (1.01%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.01%) CCTV
4 1 (1.01%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.01%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.01%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.01%) iPad
4 1 (1.01%) iPhone
4 1 (1.01%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.01%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.01%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 86 (86.87%) Windows
2 53 (53.54%) Windows Server
3 22 (22.22%) Linux
4 19 (19.19%) Windows 10
4 19 (19.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (16.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (15.15%) Windows 7
7 9 (9.09%) Windows 8
8 6 (6.06%) Mac OS X
9 5 (5.05%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (4.04%) Unix
11 3 (3.03%) Android
11 3 (3.03%) Apple iOS
11 3 (3.03%) Ubuntu
12 2 (2.02%) CentOS
12 2 (2.02%) Debian
13 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (1.01%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (1.01%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.21%) ITIL
2 8 (8.08%) Business Continuity
3 6 (6.06%) DevOps
4 5 (5.05%) Asset Management
4 5 (5.05%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (5.05%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (4.04%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (4.04%) Migration
5 4 (4.04%) PRINCE2
5 4 (4.04%) Virtual Environments
5 4 (4.04%) Web Filtering
6 3 (3.03%) Change Control
6 3 (3.03%) Collaborative Working
6 3 (3.03%) Contingency Planning
6 3 (3.03%) High Availability
6 3 (3.03%) IT Strategy
6 3 (3.03%) Load Balancing
6 3 (3.03%) Market Research
6 3 (3.03%) Network Design
7 2 (2.02%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 19 (19.19%) SQL
2 14 (14.14%) PowerShell
3 6 (6.06%) Bash Shell
4 5 (5.05%) Python
5 4 (4.04%) Perl
5 4 (4.04%) Ruby
5 4 (4.04%) VBScript
6 3 (3.03%) C
6 3 (3.03%) Java
6 3 (3.03%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.02%) C++
7 2 (2.02%) PHP
8 1 (1.01%) AWK
8 1 (1.01%) sed
Qualifications
1 13 (13.13%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (9.09%) CCNA
3 7 (7.07%) MCSE
3 7 (7.07%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (6.06%) CCNP
4 6 (6.06%) Degree
5 4 (4.04%) MCP
6 1 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.01%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.01%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.01%) MCSA
6 1 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.07%) SLA
2 4 (4.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (3.03%) GDPR
4 2 (2.02%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (2.02%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 68 (68.69%) Active Directory
2 37 (37.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (25.25%) Hyper-V
4 17 (17.17%) XenApp
5 10 (10.10%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (10.10%) XenDesktop
6 8 (8.08%) Terminal Services
6 8 (8.08%) vSphere
6 8 (8.08%) XenServer
7 6 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (4.04%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (2.02%) Terminal Server
9 2 (2.02%) VMware Server
9 2 (2.02%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (1.01%) LXC
10 1 (1.01%) NFS
10 1 (1.01%) pfSense
10 1 (1.01%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 11 (11.11%) SCCM
2 6 (6.06%) Backup Exec
3 3 (3.03%) FortiGate
3 3 (3.03%) vCenter Server
3 3 (3.03%) ZABBIX
4 2 (2.02%) Nagios
4 2 (2.02%) SCOM
5 1 (1.01%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (1.01%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.01%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.01%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.01%) vMotion
5 1 (1.01%) WSUS
Vendors
1 57 (57.58%) VMware
2 46 (46.46%) Microsoft
3 34 (34.34%) Citrix
4 31 (31.31%) Cisco
5 18 (18.18%) HP
6 13 (13.13%) Dell
7 11 (11.11%) Veeam
8 6 (6.06%) NetApp
8 6 (6.06%) SonicWALL
9 5 (5.05%) IBM
10 4 (4.04%) Apple
10 4 (4.04%) CheckPoint
10 4 (4.04%) Juniper
10 4 (4.04%) Palo Alto
10 4 (4.04%) Polycom
10 4 (4.04%) Red Hat
11 3 (3.03%) 3PAR
11 3 (3.03%) Brocade
11 3 (3.03%) IPFX
11 3 (3.03%) SolarWinds