Period
to 16 January 2019

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 16 January 2019.

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
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 469 491 513
Rank change year-on-year +22 +22 +45
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Infrastructure Engineer 49 58 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.18% 0.19% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.19% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 49 54 49
South East median annual salary £45,000 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.17% +2.22% +2.86%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £33,350
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,625 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%

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 25,680 29,797 30,788
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.31% 96.70% 96.95%
Number of salaries quoted 21,212 24,873 25,553
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,250 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +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 16 January 2019.

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 16 January 2019. 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 +48 24 £46,250 -2.63% 3
Thames Valley +30 18 £42,500 +4.29% 1
Buckinghamshire +26 11 £42,500 +21.43%
Berkshire -1 7 £42,500 -10.99%
West Sussex -7 6 £42,500 +21.43% 1
Hampshire +12 1 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Windows Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 43 (87.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 42 (85.71%) Office 365
3 42 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 42 (85.71%) Active Directory
4 38 (77.55%) Windows Server
5 30 (61.22%) VMware
6 29 (59.18%) PowerShell
7 28 (57.14%) Hyper-V
7 28 (57.14%) Firewall
8 26 (53.06%) Finance
9 25 (51.02%) DNS
10 24 (48.98%) Windows Server 2012
11 23 (46.94%) Windows Server 2008
12 22 (44.90%) SCCM
12 22 (44.90%) Microsoft Certification
12 22 (44.90%) DHCP
13 21 (42.86%) ITIL
13 21 (42.86%) Citrix
13 21 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
14 18 (36.73%) MCSE
15 17 (34.69%) SCOM
16 16 (32.65%) PKI
16 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
16 16 (32.65%) Scrum
16 16 (32.65%) DevOps
17 15 (30.61%) Systems Engineering
17 15 (30.61%) Windows 10
17 15 (30.61%) Migration
18 13 (26.53%) Cisco

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 9 (18.37%) Skype for Business
2 6 (12.24%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.12%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.04%) OpenStack
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (10.20%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 42 (85.71%) Office 365
2 21 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (12.24%) IaaS
4 2 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (57.14%) Firewall
2 25 (51.02%) DNS
3 22 (44.90%) DHCP
4 7 (14.29%) Wireless
5 6 (12.24%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (12.24%) FTP
5 6 (12.24%) MPLS
5 6 (12.24%) SAN
5 6 (12.24%) SMTP
5 6 (12.24%) Software-Defined Networking
5 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
6 5 (10.20%) Internet
6 5 (10.20%) Structured Cabling
7 4 (8.16%) Skype
8 2 (4.08%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (4.08%) LAN
8 2 (4.08%) VPN
9 1 (2.04%) Junos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
General
1 26 (53.06%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Electronics
2 5 (10.20%) Manufacturing
2 5 (10.20%) Marketing
2 5 (10.20%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.65%) PKI
2 5 (10.20%) EPoS
3 4 (8.16%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.04%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 49 (100.00%) Windows
2 38 (77.55%) Windows Server
3 24 (48.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (46.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (30.61%) Windows 10
6 4 (8.16%) Linux
6 4 (8.16%) Unix
6 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (87.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 21 (42.86%) ITIL
3 16 (32.65%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (32.65%) DevOps
3 16 (32.65%) Scrum
4 15 (30.61%) Migration
4 15 (30.61%) Systems Engineering
5 5 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (10.20%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (10.20%) Network Management
5 5 (10.20%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (10.20%) Programme Management
5 5 (10.20%) Project Management
6 4 (8.16%) Server Building
7 2 (4.08%) Budgeting and Forecasting
7 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
7 2 (4.08%) Critical Thinking
7 2 (4.08%) Data Protection
7 2 (4.08%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (4.08%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (59.18%) PowerShell
2 7 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (44.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (36.73%) MCSE
3 11 (22.45%) CCA
3 11 (22.45%) Citrix Certification
3 11 (22.45%) MCSA
4 4 (8.16%) Degree
5 2 (4.08%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (2.04%) CCNA
6 1 (2.04%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 42 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 28 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 11 (22.45%) VMware ESXi
4 8 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (12.24%) Terminal Server
6 5 (10.20%) vSphere
7 2 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 22 (44.90%) SCCM
2 17 (34.69%) SCOM
3 6 (12.24%) vCenter Server
4 4 (8.16%) NetBackup
5 2 (4.08%) AirWatch
6 1 (2.04%) SCSM
6 1 (2.04%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 42 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 30 (61.22%) VMware
3 21 (42.86%) Citrix
4 13 (26.53%) Cisco
5 6 (12.24%) Aruba
6 5 (10.20%) Apple
6 5 (10.20%) Meraki
6 5 (10.20%) SAP
7 2 (4.08%) Google
7 2 (4.08%) Juniper
7 2 (4.08%) Proofpoint
8 1 (2.04%) CommVault
8 1 (2.04%) Dell
8 1 (2.04%) Dell Compellent
8 1 (2.04%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.04%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.04%) Sophos