Infrastructure Engineering Jobs in the South East

Infrastructure Engineering
England > South East

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 15 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
15 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 58 50 178
Rank change year-on-year -8 +128 -87
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering 647 881 422
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 3.96% 5.73% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.65% 6.06% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 588 313 345
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,400 £32,500
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £49,500 £49,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.01% +1.02% +8.89%
75th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £58,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £67,500 £69,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East

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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13,903 14,536 18,345
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 85.08% 94.48% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9,869 8,407 12,154
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,150 £31,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £41,000 £41,565
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £77,550 £86,250 £82,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%

Infrastructure Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Infrastructure Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineering in the South East

Infrastructure Engineering
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering in the South East.

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineering in the South East

Infrastructure Engineering
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering in the South East over the 6 months to 15 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineering in the South East

Infrastructure Engineering
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering within the South East region over the 6 months to 15 April 2024. 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
Jobs
Thames Valley -12 244 £50,000 - 25
Hampshire +5 200 £47,500 -4.04% 28
Berkshire +5 108 £52,550 -4.45% 11
Surrey +9 105 £55,000 - 6
Oxfordshire +22 68 £45,000 +5.88% 7
Buckinghamshire -34 68 £42,500 -15.00% 7
Kent -28 44 £38,500 -9.41% 7
West Sussex -1 36 £55,000 +10.55% 4
East Sussex -32 29 £52,500 +16.67% 5
Sussex - 7 £65,000 -
Infrastructure Engineering
England

Infrastructure Engineering
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 56 (8.66%) Microsoft Exchange
2 34 (5.26%) SharePoint
3 16 (2.47%) IIS
4 4 (0.62%) Apache
4 4 (0.62%) WebSphere
4 4 (0.62%) WordPress
Applications
1 22 (3.40%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.62%) AutoCAD
2 4 (0.62%) PTC Creo
2 4 (0.62%) SOLIDWORKS
3 2 (0.31%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 242 (37.40%) Azure
2 209 (32.30%) Microsoft 365
3 72 (11.13%) AWS
4 36 (5.56%) IaaS
5 35 (5.41%) Entra ID
6 22 (3.40%) OneDrive
7 19 (2.94%) Nutanix
8 18 (2.78%) SaaS
9 15 (2.32%) PaaS
10 14 (2.16%) Amazon S3
11 13 (2.01%) Amazon EC2
11 13 (2.01%) AWS CloudFormation
11 13 (2.01%) OCI
12 12 (1.85%) Serverless
13 11 (1.70%) AWS Lambda
13 11 (1.70%) CloudFront
13 11 (1.70%) Route 53
13 11 (1.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 10 (1.55%) GCP
14 10 (1.55%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 136 (21.02%) Firewall
2 107 (16.54%) DNS
3 74 (11.44%) WAN
4 68 (10.51%) LAN
5 60 (9.27%) DHCP
6 55 (8.50%) SAN
7 51 (7.88%) VPN
8 38 (5.87%) Wi-Fi
9 31 (4.79%) TCP/IP
10 29 (4.48%) Wireless
11 19 (2.94%) SD-WAN
12 18 (2.78%) BGP
13 17 (2.63%) MPLS
14 16 (2.47%) NAS
15 13 (2.01%) 5G
15 13 (2.01%) Internet
16 12 (1.85%) FTP
17 11 (1.70%) Broadband
17 11 (1.70%) iSCSI
18 10 (1.55%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (4.64%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.01%) Amazon RDS
3 12 (1.85%) MySQL
4 7 (1.08%) Power BI
5 4 (0.62%) SAP HANA
6 3 (0.46%) RDBMS
6 3 (0.46%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.31%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.15%) DB2
8 1 (0.15%) DTS
8 1 (0.15%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (2.78%) Git
2 16 (2.47%) Jenkins
2 16 (2.47%) JIRA
3 10 (1.55%) Trac
4 5 (0.77%) Subversion
5 4 (0.62%) Chocolatey
6 1 (0.15%) GitLab
6 1 (0.15%) Mercurial
General
1 115 (17.77%) Social Skills
2 43 (6.65%) Finance
3 32 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (2.63%) Documentation Skills
4 17 (2.63%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.16%) Retail
6 12 (1.85%) Advertising
7 10 (1.55%) Games
7 10 (1.55%) Public Sector
8 5 (0.77%) Financial Institution
8 5 (0.77%) Organisational Skills
9 4 (0.62%) Aerospace
9 4 (0.62%) Law
10 3 (0.46%) Legal
10 3 (0.46%) Military
11 2 (0.31%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 2 (0.31%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.15%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 484 (74.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 116 (17.93%) Senior
3 99 (15.30%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 75 (11.59%) Support Engineer
5 73 (11.28%) Infrastructure Support
6 58 (8.96%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 58 (8.96%) Network Engineer
7 54 (8.35%) IT Engineer
8 53 (8.19%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 40 (6.18%) IT Support
10 36 (5.56%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
11 34 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
12 30 (4.64%) IT Support Engineer
13 28 (4.33%) Integration Engineer
14 27 (4.17%) Azure Engineer
14 27 (4.17%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
14 27 (4.17%) Cloud Engineer
15 26 (4.02%) AWS Engineer
15 26 (4.02%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
16 25 (3.86%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.55%) Web Services
2 9 (1.39%) OLE
3 5 (0.77%) JSON
3 5 (0.77%) YAML
4 4 (0.62%) .NET
4 4 (0.62%) Elastic Stack
4 4 (0.62%) LAMP
4 4 (0.62%) XML
5 2 (0.31%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.15%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 84 (12.98%) Data Centre
2 45 (6.96%) Driving Licence
3 20 (3.09%) IoT
4 19 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 18 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
6 16 (2.47%) PKI
7 11 (1.70%) Onboarding
7 11 (1.70%) Public Cloud
8 10 (1.55%) Clustering
8 10 (1.55%) Replication
9 7 (1.08%) Cyber Security Posture
9 7 (1.08%) Linux Command Line
9 7 (1.08%) Security Posture
10 5 (0.77%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.77%) PMI
11 4 (0.62%) Operational Technology
12 3 (0.46%) Fat Client
12 3 (0.46%) Low-Code
12 3 (0.46%) Product Ownership
12 3 (0.46%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 365 (56.41%) Windows
2 198 (30.60%) Windows Server
3 137 (21.17%) Linux
4 79 (12.21%) Windows Server 2016
5 66 (10.20%) Windows 10
6 60 (9.27%) Windows Server 2019
7 56 (8.66%) Windows Server 2012
8 30 (4.64%) Ubuntu
9 17 (2.63%) CentOS
9 17 (2.63%) Windows 7
10 15 (2.32%) Windows NT
11 14 (2.16%) Android
11 14 (2.16%) Apple iOS
12 13 (2.01%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (1.85%) Windows XP
14 7 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 6 (0.93%) VMS
16 2 (0.31%) Rocky
17 1 (0.15%) AIX
17 1 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (16.69%) Problem-Solving
2 92 (14.22%) ITIL
3 69 (10.66%) DevOps
4 48 (7.42%) Customer Service
4 48 (7.42%) Cybersecurity
5 45 (6.96%) Disaster Recovery
6 39 (6.03%) Storage Management
7 37 (5.72%) Decision-Making
8 31 (4.79%) Infrastructure as Code
9 28 (4.33%) Technical Leadership
10 26 (4.02%) Change Management
10 26 (4.02%) Problem Management
11 25 (3.86%) Project Management
11 25 (3.86%) Service Delivery
11 25 (3.86%) Task Automation
11 25 (3.86%) Virtual Infrastructure
12 23 (3.55%) Computer Science
12 23 (3.55%) Server Management
12 23 (3.55%) Service Management
13 22 (3.40%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 160 (24.73%) PowerShell
2 43 (6.65%) Python
3 35 (5.41%) Bash
4 24 (3.71%) SQL
5 16 (2.47%) Perl
6 7 (1.08%) ActionScript
6 7 (1.08%) VB
7 4 (0.62%) C#
7 4 (0.62%) C++
7 4 (0.62%) MATLAB
7 4 (0.62%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.46%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.31%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.15%) C
10 1 (0.15%) Java
Qualifications
1 178 (27.51%) Security Cleared
2 130 (20.09%) SC Cleared
3 97 (14.99%) DV Cleared
4 81 (12.52%) Degree
5 27 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
6 26 (4.02%) CCNA
7 19 (2.94%) Computer Science Degree
8 14 (2.16%) AWS Certification
9 13 (2.01%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
9 13 (2.01%) CCNP
10 12 (1.85%) MCP
11 11 (1.70%) HNC
12 10 (1.55%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
13 8 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (1.24%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (0.93%) Azure Certification
14 6 (0.93%) MCSE
15 5 (0.77%) PMI Certification
16 4 (0.62%) MCSA
17 3 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.64%) SLA
2 16 (2.47%) Data Quality
3 9 (1.39%) GDPR
4 7 (1.08%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.46%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.46%) QA
7 2 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 1 (0.15%) PMO
System Software
1 235 (36.32%) Active Directory
2 135 (20.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 82 (12.67%) Hyper-V
4 47 (7.26%) vSphere
5 40 (6.18%) VMware ESXi
6 38 (5.87%) Virtual Machines
7 37 (5.72%) Docker
8 22 (3.40%) Firmware
9 11 (1.70%) XenApp
10 10 (1.55%) NFS
10 10 (1.55%) pfSense
11 7 (1.08%) OpenSSH
12 6 (0.93%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.46%) KVM
13 3 (0.46%) VMware NSX
13 3 (0.46%) XenDesktop
14 2 (0.31%) QEMU
14 2 (0.31%) Xen
15 1 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 65 (10.05%) SCCM
2 46 (7.11%) vCenter Server
3 42 (6.49%) WSUS
4 37 (5.72%) Kubernetes
5 32 (4.95%) Terraform
6 29 (4.48%) Microsoft Intune
7 25 (3.86%) Ansible
8 22 (3.40%) SCOM
9 19 (2.94%) EMC NetWorker
9 19 (2.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 18 (2.78%) FortiGate
11 16 (2.47%) SCDPM
12 15 (2.32%) Sysprep
13 12 (1.85%) Grafana
13 12 (1.85%) NetBackup
14 10 (1.55%) ZABBIX
15 7 (1.08%) Active Directory Federation Services
15 7 (1.08%) Docker Swarm
15 7 (1.08%) IBM BigFix
15 7 (1.08%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 239 (36.94%) VMware
2 232 (35.86%) Microsoft
3 78 (12.06%) Cisco
4 46 (7.11%) Veeam
5 39 (6.03%) Juniper
6 37 (5.72%) Palo Alto
7 33 (5.10%) HP
8 32 (4.95%) Aruba
9 27 (4.17%) Red Hat
10 26 (4.02%) Citrix
11 25 (3.86%) Dell
12 23 (3.55%) Fortinet
13 21 (3.25%) EMC
14 19 (2.94%) Oracle
15 18 (2.78%) Extreme Networks
16 17 (2.63%) 3PAR
17 15 (2.32%) IBM
18 12 (1.85%) Symantec
19 11 (1.70%) McAfee
20 10 (1.55%) Draytek