Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Windows Infrastructure Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 711 729 776
Rank change year-on-year +18 +47 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Infrastructure Engineer 121 128 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.16% 0.17% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.18% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 102 126 134
London median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £39,100 £37,250 £34,700
90th Percentile £75,000 £59,375 £65,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 71292 72640 85005
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.36% 95.99% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 56125 62795 72151
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,175 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Infrastructure Engineer in London

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Windows Infrastructure Engineer in London

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Infrastructure Engineer in London over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Windows Infrastructure Engineer in London

Windows Infrastructure 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 Windows Infrastructure Engineer within the London region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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 +16 28 £56,250 +25.00% 1
East London -6 4 £60,000 +43.71% 1
West London +14 3 £52,500 +23.53%
Windows Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Windows Infrastructure 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 Windows Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 121 (100.00%) Windows
2 71 (58.68%) VMware
3 68 (56.20%) Windows Server
4 62 (51.24%) PowerShell
5 55 (45.45%) Active Directory
6 52 (42.98%) SAN
6 52 (42.98%) Microsoft
7 41 (33.88%) Windows Server 2012
8 39 (32.23%) MS Exchange
9 34 (28.10%) ITIL
10 32 (26.45%) VMware Infrastructure
11 30 (24.79%) Windows 10
11 30 (24.79%) Office 365
11 30 (24.79%) Cisco
12 29 (23.97%) Citrix
13 28 (23.14%) SQL Server
14 27 (22.31%) Finance
14 27 (22.31%) Windows Server 2008
15 26 (21.49%) Hedge funds
15 26 (21.49%) Firewall
16 25 (20.66%) SQL
16 25 (20.66%) Microsoft Azure
16 25 (20.66%) Degree
17 23 (19.01%) Linux
18 22 (18.18%) DNS
19 21 (17.36%) Computer Science
20 20 (16.53%) DevOps
20 20 (16.53%) HP
21 18 (14.88%) DHCP
22 17 (14.05%) Windows 7

Windows Infrastructure 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 39 (32.23%) MS Exchange
2 9 (7.44%) IIS
3 5 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (3.31%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.48%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.83%) Confluence
6 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (24.79%) Office 365
2 25 (20.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (7.44%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.65%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.83%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.83%) IaaS
5 1 (0.83%) Loggly
5 1 (0.83%) PaaS
5 1 (0.83%) Route 53
5 1 (0.83%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 52 (42.98%) SAN
2 26 (21.49%) Firewall
3 22 (18.18%) DNS
4 18 (14.88%) DHCP
5 14 (11.57%) LAN
6 10 (8.26%) WAN
7 9 (7.44%) Internet
7 9 (7.44%) TCP/IP
8 6 (4.96%) VPN
9 5 (4.13%) NAS
10 3 (2.48%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (2.48%) FTP
10 3 (2.48%) iSCSI
10 3 (2.48%) Network Security
10 3 (2.48%) Skype
10 3 (2.48%) VLAN
11 2 (1.65%) DMZ
11 2 (1.65%) IPv4
11 2 (1.65%) SMS
11 2 (1.65%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (23.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.61%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.65%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.83%) JIRA
General
1 27 (22.31%) Finance
2 4 (3.31%) Banking
2 4 (3.31%) Legal
3 3 (2.48%) Law
4 2 (1.65%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.65%) Retail
5 1 (0.83%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.83%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.96%) Middleware
2 3 (2.48%) HTML
3 2 (1.65%) 802.1X
3 2 (1.65%) FIX Protocol
4 1 (0.83%) CSS
4 1 (0.83%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (0.83%) JSON
4 1 (0.83%) SAML
4 1 (0.83%) Web Services
4 1 (0.83%) XMPP
4 1 (0.83%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (21.49%) Hedge funds
2 21 (17.36%) Computer Science
3 15 (12.40%) Data Centre
4 8 (6.61%) Blog
5 2 (1.65%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.65%) Replication
6 1 (0.83%) Clustering
6 1 (0.83%) EMC VNX
6 1 (0.83%) PKI
6 1 (0.83%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 121 (100.00%) Windows
2 68 (56.20%) Windows Server
3 41 (33.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (24.79%) Windows 10
5 27 (22.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (19.01%) Linux
7 17 (14.05%) Windows 7
8 6 (4.96%) Unix
9 4 (3.31%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.65%) Debian
10 2 (1.65%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.65%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.65%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (28.10%) ITIL
2 20 (16.53%) DevOps
3 11 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
3 11 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (6.61%) High Availability
5 6 (4.96%) Change Management
5 6 (4.96%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (4.96%) ITIL V2
5 6 (4.96%) ITIL V3
6 5 (4.13%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (4.13%) Service Management
7 4 (3.31%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (3.31%) ITSM
7 4 (3.31%) Migration
7 4 (3.31%) Time Management
8 3 (2.48%) Capacity Management
8 3 (2.48%) Patch Management
8 3 (2.48%) Process Improvement
8 3 (2.48%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (2.48%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 62 (51.24%) PowerShell
2 25 (20.66%) SQL
3 12 (9.92%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.48%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.48%) Python
5 2 (1.65%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.65%) Perl
5 2 (1.65%) Ruby
6 1 (0.83%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (20.66%) Degree
2 16 (13.22%) Computer Science Degree
2 16 (13.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (11.57%) CCNA
3 14 (11.57%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (10.74%) MCSE
5 5 (4.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (3.31%) MCSA
7 2 (1.65%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.31%) SLA
2 2 (1.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 55 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 32 (26.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (11.57%) vSphere
3 14 (11.57%) XenApp
4 13 (10.74%) Hyper-V
4 13 (10.74%) XenDesktop
5 10 (8.26%) Virtual Servers
6 9 (7.44%) XenServer
7 2 (1.65%) Docker
7 2 (1.65%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (1.65%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.65%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.83%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (11.57%) SCOM
2 13 (10.74%) SCCM
3 9 (7.44%) WSUS
4 6 (4.96%) Tivoli
5 4 (3.31%) Nagios
6 3 (2.48%) Ansible
6 3 (2.48%) Terraform
7 2 (1.65%) Puppet
8 1 (0.83%) EdgeSight
8 1 (0.83%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 71 (58.68%) VMware
2 52 (42.98%) Microsoft
3 30 (24.79%) Cisco
4 29 (23.97%) Citrix
5 20 (16.53%) HP
6 14 (11.57%) Dell
7 11 (9.09%) 3PAR
8 6 (4.96%) IBM
9 5 (4.13%) EMC
10 4 (3.31%) CommVault
10 4 (3.31%) SolarWinds
10 4 (3.31%) Veeam
11 3 (2.48%) Altiris
11 3 (2.48%) EqualLogic
12 2 (1.65%) Arista
12 2 (1.65%) Juniper
12 2 (1.65%) Progress
12 2 (1.65%) Red Hat
13 1 (0.83%) NetApp
13 1 (0.83%) Oracle