The median annual salary for a Senior Infrastructure Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
England / South East
Rank 326 376 396
Rank change year-on-year +50 +20  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 69 79 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.47% 0.41% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.42% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 68 70 52
Median salary £52,500 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.52% +11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £42,925 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14278 18611 19980
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.48% 96.65% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11924 15869 16106
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the South East

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the South East

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the South East over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the South East

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
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 Senior Infrastructure Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +53 41 £55,000 +22.22% 3
Surrey +21 17 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Oxfordshire +5 5 £49,000 +30.66%
Buckinghamshire +9 3 £52,500 +16.66%
West Sussex - 2 £47,500 -
Hampshire +24 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
England

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Senior 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 South East region featuring Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 88 (62.41%) Windows
2 69 (48.94%) VMware
3 53 (37.59%) Linux
3 53 (37.59%) Windows Server
4 52 (36.88%) Active Directory
5 50 (35.46%) ITIL
6 49 (34.75%) Cisco
7 44 (31.21%) PowerShell
8 42 (29.79%) Microsoft
9 41 (29.08%) Office 365
9 41 (29.08%) SaaS
10 36 (25.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 36 (25.53%) DNS
11 35 (24.82%) Hyper-V
12 34 (24.11%) Red Hat
13 31 (21.99%) Finance
13 31 (21.99%) PaaS
13 31 (21.99%) Amazon AWS
14 30 (21.28%) VMware Infrastructure
14 30 (21.28%) MySQL
15 28 (19.86%) Degree
15 28 (19.86%) Microsoft Azure
15 28 (19.86%) Puppet
15 28 (19.86%) Data Centre
16 27 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
17 26 (18.44%) Opscode Chef
18 25 (17.73%) Windows Server 2008
18 25 (17.73%) High Availability
18 25 (17.73%) Firewall
19 24 (17.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 18 (12.77%) Apache
2 16 (11.35%) MS Exchange
3 12 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (7.80%) Skype for Business
5 10 (7.09%) IIS
6 9 (6.38%) Tomcat
7 8 (5.67%) nginx
8 7 (4.96%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (1.42%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.71%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 41 (29.08%) Office 365
1 41 (29.08%) SaaS
2 31 (21.99%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (21.99%) PaaS
3 28 (19.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (13.48%) IaaS
5 1 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 36 (25.53%) DNS
2 25 (17.73%) Firewall
3 22 (15.60%) DHCP
4 17 (12.06%) SAN
5 12 (8.51%) Internet
5 12 (8.51%) LAN
5 12 (8.51%) WAN
6 9 (6.38%) Skype
7 7 (4.96%) VLAN
7 7 (4.96%) Wireless
8 6 (4.26%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (4.26%) iSCSI
9 5 (3.55%) VoIP
10 4 (2.84%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (2.84%) NAS
10 4 (2.84%) Network Security
10 4 (2.84%) TCP/IP
10 4 (2.84%) Unified Communications
11 3 (2.13%) LDAP
11 3 (2.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (21.28%) MySQL
2 15 (10.64%) SQL Server
3 9 (6.38%) MongoDB
3 9 (6.38%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (6.38%) Relational Database
4 8 (5.67%) SQL Server 2014
5 6 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.42%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.71%) InfluxDB
General
1 31 (21.99%) Finance
2 11 (7.80%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.13%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.71%) Advertising
5 1 (0.71%) Automotive
5 1 (0.71%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.09%) LAMP
2 9 (6.38%) LAPP Stack
3 3 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 28 (19.86%) Data Centre
2 17 (12.06%) Hybrid Cloud
3 13 (9.22%) PKI
4 12 (8.51%) Computer Science
4 12 (8.51%) Fintech
5 11 (7.80%) Clustering
6 5 (3.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (3.55%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.84%) Blog
7 4 (2.84%) Private Cloud
8 3 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.13%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.71%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 88 (62.41%) Windows
2 53 (37.59%) Linux
2 53 (37.59%) Windows Server
3 36 (25.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (17.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 24 (17.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (12.06%) CentOS
7 12 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (6.38%) Ubuntu
9 8 (5.67%) Debian
10 3 (2.13%) Unix
11 2 (1.42%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.71%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (35.46%) ITIL
2 25 (17.73%) High Availability
3 24 (17.02%) Mentoring
4 20 (14.18%) DevOps
5 13 (9.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 13 (9.22%) Project Management
6 12 (8.51%) Build Automation
7 11 (7.80%) Business Continuity
7 11 (7.80%) Network Design
7 11 (7.80%) OWASP
7 11 (7.80%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 10 (7.09%) ITIL V3
9 9 (6.38%) Fault Analysis
9 9 (6.38%) ITSM
9 9 (6.38%) Mathematics
9 9 (6.38%) Problem Management
10 8 (5.67%) Open Source
11 7 (4.96%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (4.26%) Desktop Virtualisation
12 6 (4.26%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 44 (31.21%) PowerShell
2 21 (14.89%) Python
3 17 (12.06%) SQL
4 12 (8.51%) Bash Shell
5 11 (7.80%) VB
6 10 (7.09%) Perl
6 10 (7.09%) PHP
7 1 (0.71%) C
7 1 (0.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 28 (19.86%) Degree
2 27 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (12.77%) MCSE
4 12 (8.51%) MCITP
5 11 (7.80%) MCSA
6 9 (6.38%) RHCA
7 8 (5.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (2.84%) CCNA
8 4 (2.84%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (2.84%) MCP
9 2 (1.42%) CCA
9 2 (1.42%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.71%) CEH
10 1 (0.71%) CISA
10 1 (0.71%) CISSP
10 1 (0.71%) GCIH
10 1 (0.71%) ISEB
10 1 (0.71%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.38%) SLA
2 2 (1.42%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 52 (36.88%) Active Directory
2 35 (24.82%) Hyper-V
3 30 (21.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (12.06%) vSphere
5 8 (5.67%) KVM
5 8 (5.67%) Varnish
5 8 (5.67%) VMware ESX
5 8 (5.67%) Xen
6 5 (3.55%) Forefront TMG
6 5 (3.55%) ISA Server
7 3 (2.13%) Firmware
7 3 (2.13%) XenApp
8 2 (1.42%) DFS Replication
8 2 (1.42%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.71%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.71%) UAG
9 1 (0.71%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (0.71%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.71%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 28 (19.86%) Puppet
2 26 (18.44%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (15.60%) SCCM
4 12 (8.51%) SCOM
4 12 (8.51%) vMotion
5 8 (5.67%) Cobbler
5 8 (5.67%) Nagios
6 5 (3.55%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (2.84%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (2.84%) NetBackup
8 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (1.42%) WSUS
10 1 (0.71%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.71%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.71%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.71%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.71%) Nessus
10 1 (0.71%) Red Hat Satellite
10 1 (0.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 69 (48.94%) VMware
2 49 (34.75%) Cisco
3 42 (29.79%) Microsoft
4 34 (24.11%) Red Hat
5 22 (15.60%) Oracle
6 14 (9.93%) HP
7 13 (9.22%) Citrix
8 11 (7.80%) Juniper
9 7 (4.96%) 3PAR
10 6 (4.26%) NetApp
11 5 (3.55%) Intel Security
11 5 (3.55%) Sophos
12 4 (2.84%) CheckPoint
12 4 (2.84%) F5
13 3 (2.13%) Avaya
14 2 (1.42%) Dell
14 2 (1.42%) Symantec
15 1 (0.71%) Barracuda Networks
15 1 (0.71%) Blue Coat
15 1 (0.71%) Mitel
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