Period
to 17 July 2018

The median annual salary for a Windows Infrastructure Engineer was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 17 July 2018.

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
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 516 491 539
Rank change year-on-year -25 +48 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Infrastructure Engineer 30 57 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.098% 0.19% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.20% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 39 57 91
South East median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +10.47% +4.88%
10th Percentile £31,400 £33,750 £37,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £60,925 £53,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year - +3.45% +8.75%

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 29,624 28,934 37,134
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.98% 96.78% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 24,656 24,266 31,610
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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 17 July 2018.

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 17 July 2018. 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
Thames Valley -4 15 £45,000 -11.33% 2
Buckinghamshire +15 9 £45,000 -25.00%
Hampshire -12 6 £40,000 +45.45%
Berkshire -22 4 £41,250 -17.50% 2
Surrey -5 3 £42,500 -10.53% 2
Kent - 3 £37,500 -
West Sussex -1 2 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire -11 2 £45,000 -8.16%
Middlesex +13 1 £31,500 -
Windows Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 July 2018, 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 21 (70.00%) VMware
4 20 (66.67%) Active Directory
5 15 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
7 12 (40.00%) Firewall
7 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Azure
8 11 (36.67%) MS Exchange
8 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
9 9 (30.00%) SQL
10 8 (26.67%) Cisco
10 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2013
11 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
11 7 (23.33%) DNS
11 7 (23.33%) LAN
12 6 (20.00%) MCP
12 6 (20.00%) VPN
12 6 (20.00%) WAN
12 6 (20.00%) PowerShell
12 6 (20.00%) SCCM
12 6 (20.00%) VLAN
12 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
12 6 (20.00%) Office 365
13 5 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (16.67%) DHCP
13 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (16.67%) ITIL

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 11 (36.67%) MS Exchange
2 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (10.00%) Confluence
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (6.67%) IIS
4 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.33%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (20.00%) Office 365
3 4 (13.33%) PaaS
4 1 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.33%) IaaS
4 1 (3.33%) Mimecast
4 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) Firewall
2 7 (23.33%) DNS
2 7 (23.33%) LAN
3 6 (20.00%) VLAN
3 6 (20.00%) VPN
3 6 (20.00%) WAN
4 5 (16.67%) DHCP
5 4 (13.33%) TCP/IP
6 3 (10.00%) MPLS
6 3 (10.00%) SAN
6 3 (10.00%) VoIP
7 2 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (6.67%) NAS
7 2 (6.67%) SMS
7 2 (6.67%) WLAN
8 1 (3.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (36.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (10.00%) JIRA
1 3 (10.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (10.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
1 3 (10.00%) Legal
1 3 (10.00%) Local Government
2 2 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.33%) Automotive
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Web Services
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Replication
2 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) Driving Licence
2 3 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.33%) Clustering
3 1 (3.33%) Fintech
3 1 (3.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (16.67%) Linux
6 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (16.67%) ITIL
2 4 (13.33%) DevOps
3 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 3 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (10.00%) Deployment Automation
3 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (10.00%) Release Automation
3 3 (10.00%) SDLC
3 3 (10.00%) Security Patching
4 2 (6.67%) ITSM
4 2 (6.67%) Risk Management
4 2 (6.67%) Service Management
4 2 (6.67%) SIEM
5 1 (3.33%) Identity Management
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (3.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 9 (30.00%) SQL
2 6 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) MCP
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (13.33%) MCSE
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (10.00%) MCITP
5 2 (6.67%) CCNP
5 2 (6.67%) Degree
6 1 (3.33%) A+ Certification
6 1 (3.33%) AWS Certification
6 1 (3.33%) CCNA
6 1 (3.33%) CompTIA Security+
6 1 (3.33%) MCSA
6 1 (3.33%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 20 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 15 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
4 3 (10.00%) Docker
5 1 (3.33%) Firmware
5 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (20.00%) SCCM
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (10.00%) Packer
3 3 (10.00%) SCOM
3 3 (10.00%) Terraform
4 1 (3.33%) Ansible
4 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.33%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (3.33%) Nessus
4 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
4 1 (3.33%) Puppet
4 1 (3.33%) SCDPM
4 1 (3.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (3.33%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) VMware
2 13 (43.33%) Microsoft
3 8 (26.67%) Cisco
4 4 (13.33%) HP
5 3 (10.00%) Atlassian
5 3 (10.00%) NetApp
5 3 (10.00%) SolarWinds
5 3 (10.00%) Veeam
6 2 (6.67%) EMC
6 2 (6.67%) ProCurve
7 1 (3.33%) Apple
7 1 (3.33%) Avaya
7 1 (3.33%) Citrix
7 1 (3.33%) Dell
7 1 (3.33%) iManage
7 1 (3.33%) Zerto