Period
to 20 September 2019

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £46,000 in advertised job vacancies in Milton Keynes during the 6 months to 20 September 2019.

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

Infrastructure Engineer
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
20 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 104 89 102
Rank change year-on-year -15 +13 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 22 26 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.41% 1.76% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.50% 1.81% 1.66%
Number of salaries quoted 25 34 25
Milton Keynes median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% +25.00% -10.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £34,075 £28,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £58,798 £43,250
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.22% +20.00% -8.54%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent vacancies in Milton Keynes with a recognized job title 1,471 1,436 1,627
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.48% 97.09% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1,092 1,147 1,219
Milton Keynes median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £63,750 £65,000
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Milton Keynes

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Milton Keynes

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 20 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Milton Keynes

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 20 September 2019, Infrastructure Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Milton Keynes region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 20 (90.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
3 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
3 13 (59.09%) Windows
3 13 (59.09%) Firewall
3 13 (59.09%) VMware
3 13 (59.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (54.55%) Azure
5 11 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 8 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
6 8 (36.36%) PowerShell
6 8 (36.36%) DNS
7 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (31.82%) ITIL
7 7 (31.82%) Finance
7 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
7 7 (31.82%) Office 365
8 6 (27.27%) SLA
9 5 (22.73%) Cisco
9 5 (22.73%) CCNP
9 5 (22.73%) CCNA
9 5 (22.73%) DHCP
9 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
9 5 (22.73%) Matrix Management
9 5 (22.73%) Architectural Design
10 4 (18.18%) DevOps
10 4 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (18.18%) IaaS
10 4 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
10 4 (18.18%) vSphere

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 12 (54.55%) Azure
2 7 (31.82%) Office 365
3 4 (18.18%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (18.18%) IaaS
4 1 (4.55%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (59.09%) Firewall
2 8 (36.36%) DNS
3 5 (22.73%) DHCP
4 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 4 (18.18%) VLAN
4 4 (18.18%) VoIP
4 4 (18.18%) VPN
5 3 (13.64%) MPLS
6 2 (9.09%) LAN
6 2 (9.09%) SAN
6 2 (9.09%) WAN
7 1 (4.55%) FTP
7 1 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) JSON
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 11 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (18.18%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (36.36%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (31.82%) ITIL
4 5 (22.73%) Architectural Design
4 5 (22.73%) Matrix Management
5 4 (18.18%) DevOps
6 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (13.64%) E-Commerce
6 3 (13.64%) Scrum
6 3 (13.64%) Strategic Roadmap
7 2 (9.09%) Creative Thinking
7 2 (9.09%) Migration
7 2 (9.09%) Technology Roadmap
8 1 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (4.55%) Change Management
8 1 (4.55%) Proactive Monitoring
8 1 (4.55%) Project Delivery
8 1 (4.55%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.55%) C#
2 1 (4.55%) Python
2 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (31.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (22.73%) CCNA
2 5 (22.73%) CCNP
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (18.18%) MCP
3 4 (18.18%) MCSA
4 1 (4.55%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) SLA
2 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (68.18%) Active Directory
2 13 (59.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (31.82%) Hyper-V
4 4 (18.18%) vSphere
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (9.09%) XenApp
6 1 (4.55%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Backup Exec
2 3 (13.64%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (13.64%) Terraform
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
1 13 (59.09%) VMware
2 5 (22.73%) Cisco
3 4 (18.18%) Veeam
4 3 (13.64%) CheckPoint
4 3 (13.64%) SolarWinds
5 2 (9.09%) Citrix
5 2 (9.09%) NetApp
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle