Period
to 19 February 2020

The median annual salary for a Windows Infrastructure Engineer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 19 February 2020.

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 > South East
6 months to
19 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 454 469 497
Rank change year-on-year +15 +28 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Infrastructure Engineer 25 53 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.11% 0.20% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.20% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 15 49 53
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -10.53% +5.56%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £51,000 £58,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% - +11.76%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 21,820 25,879 30,483
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.68% 96.39% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 17,802 21,406 25,520
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +5.26%

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Infrastructure Engineer in the South East

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Windows Infrastructure Engineer in the South East

Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Infrastructure Engineer in the South East over the 6 months to 19 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Windows Infrastructure Engineer in the South East

Windows 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 Windows Infrastructure Engineer within the South East region over the 6 months to 19 February 2020. 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
Surrey +18 8 £41,250 -13.16%
West Sussex +18 8 - -
Thames Valley +36 5 £50,000 +17.65% 3
Hampshire +19 4 £60,000 +60.00%
Berkshire +23 3 £52,500 +23.53% 1
Buckinghamshire +1 2 £50,000 +21.21%
Windows Infrastructure Engineer
England

Windows Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 2020, Windows 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 South East region featuring Windows Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) Windows
1 25 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 21 (84.00%) PowerShell
3 17 (68.00%) VMware
3 17 (68.00%) DNS
3 17 (68.00%) Active Directory
4 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
5 13 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (52.00%) Windows Server
6 12 (48.00%) TCP/IP
6 12 (48.00%) Firewall
7 11 (44.00%) Office 365
8 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (36.00%) Information Security
9 9 (36.00%) LAN
9 9 (36.00%) WAN
10 8 (32.00%) SAN
10 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
10 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
11 7 (28.00%) NAS
11 7 (28.00%) DHCP
12 6 (24.00%) VLAN
12 6 (24.00%) Statistics
12 6 (24.00%) Business Continuity
12 6 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
12 6 (24.00%) Finance
12 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
12 6 (24.00%) Time Management

Windows Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (44.00%) Office 365
2 5 (20.00%) Azure
3 4 (16.00%) GitHub
4 3 (12.00%) AWS
5 2 (8.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (8.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (68.00%) DNS
2 12 (48.00%) Firewall
2 12 (48.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (36.00%) LAN
3 9 (36.00%) WAN
4 8 (32.00%) SAN
5 7 (28.00%) DHCP
5 7 (28.00%) NAS
6 6 (24.00%) VLAN
7 2 (8.00%) DMZ
8 1 (4.00%) Broadband
8 1 (4.00%) DSL
8 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
2 4 (16.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (16.00%) Bitbucket
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
1 6 (24.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Law
2 1 (4.00%) Military
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) PKI
2 2 (8.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) EMC VNX
3 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (4.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) Windows Server
2 13 (52.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (16.00%) Linux
3 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.00%) Solaris
4 2 (8.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (36.00%) Information Security
4 6 (24.00%) Business Continuity
4 6 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (24.00%) Due Diligence
4 6 (24.00%) Statistics
4 6 (24.00%) Time Management
5 5 (20.00%) DevOps
6 4 (16.00%) Fintech
6 4 (16.00%) Scrum
6 4 (16.00%) Systems Engineering
7 3 (12.00%) Patch Management
8 2 (8.00%) ITIL
8 2 (8.00%) Migration
8 2 (8.00%) Ticket Management
9 1 (4.00%) Email Filtering
9 1 (4.00%) ITSM
9 1 (4.00%) Project Management
9 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.00%) PHP
3 4 (16.00%) Python
3 4 (16.00%) Ruby
4 2 (8.00%) C
5 1 (4.00%) C#
5 1 (4.00%) SQL
5 1 (4.00%) VB
5 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (68.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (52.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (16.00%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 4 (16.00%) Docker
5 2 (8.00%) Firmware
5 2 (8.00%) vSphere
6 1 (4.00%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (4.00%) ISA Server
6 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
6 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Ansible
1 4 (16.00%) Kubernetes
1 4 (16.00%) Puppet
2 2 (8.00%) WSUS
3 1 (4.00%) MIMEsweeper
3 1 (4.00%) SCCM
3 1 (4.00%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) VMware
2 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
3 5 (20.00%) Cisco
4 4 (16.00%) Atlassian
4 4 (16.00%) Fortinet
4 4 (16.00%) Juniper
5 3 (12.00%) Citrix
5 3 (12.00%) Splunk
6 2 (8.00%) ServiceNow
6 2 (8.00%) Veeam
7 1 (4.00%) Darktrace
7 1 (4.00%) EMC
7 1 (4.00%) F5
7 1 (4.00%) Forcepoint
7 1 (4.00%) LogRhythm