Period
to 20 August 2019

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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 481 511 509
Rank change year-on-year +30 -2 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Windows Infrastructure Engineer 35 37 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.13% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 28 46 40
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -5.26% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £54,750 £54,375 £59,875
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

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 25,044 28,701 28,149
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.27% 96.85% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 20,425 23,827 23,558
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,250 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +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 20 August 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 20 August 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
West Sussex +10 12 £42,500 -
Surrey +17 7 £40,000 -11.11% 3
Hampshire +3 7 £34,500 -13.75% 1
Thames Valley +22 5 £51,500 +14.44% 1
Kent -5 3 £32,500 -13.33%
Oxfordshire +38 2 £51,500 +14.44%
Buckinghamshire +7 2 £41,250 -8.33% 1
Berkshire +13 1 £60,000 +37.14%
East Sussex - 1 £60,000 -
Windows Infrastructure Engineer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 35 (100.00%) Windows
1 35 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 32 (91.43%) Windows Server
3 30 (85.71%) VMware
4 29 (82.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 28 (80.00%) Microsoft
6 22 (62.86%) DHCP
6 22 (62.86%) DNS
7 21 (60.00%) Firewall
8 20 (57.14%) TCP/IP
9 19 (54.29%) Citrix
9 19 (54.29%) Cisco
10 18 (51.43%) Terminal Server
10 18 (51.43%) ITIL
10 18 (51.43%) SQL
11 17 (48.57%) Microsoft Azure
12 16 (45.71%) Office 365
13 15 (42.86%) IaaS
13 15 (42.86%) PowerShell
13 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
14 14 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
14 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
15 13 (37.14%) Skype for Business
15 13 (37.14%) SAN
16 12 (34.29%) Microsoft Certification
16 12 (34.29%) SMTP
16 12 (34.29%) FTP
16 12 (34.29%) SharePoint
16 12 (34.29%) MCSE
16 12 (34.29%) MPLS

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 13 (37.14%) Skype for Business
2 12 (34.29%) SharePoint
3 8 (22.86%) MS Exchange
4 7 (20.00%) IIS
5 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (48.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (45.71%) Office 365
3 15 (42.86%) IaaS
4 12 (34.29%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (8.57%) PaaS
7 1 (2.86%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (62.86%) DHCP
1 22 (62.86%) DNS
2 21 (60.00%) Firewall
3 20 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 13 (37.14%) SAN
5 12 (34.29%) FTP
5 12 (34.29%) MPLS
5 12 (34.29%) SMTP
5 12 (34.29%) Software-Defined Networking
6 8 (22.86%) LAN
6 8 (22.86%) WAN
7 7 (20.00%) Wireless
8 6 (17.14%) IP Telephony
9 4 (11.43%) VoIP
10 1 (2.86%) Skype
10 1 (2.86%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.86%) Finance
1 1 (2.86%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Replication
2 6 (17.14%) Fat Client
2 6 (17.14%) Thin Client
3 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (5.71%) EMC VNX
5 1 (2.86%) BYOD
5 1 (2.86%) Clustering
5 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.86%) PKI
5 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 35 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (91.43%) Windows Server
3 14 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (22.86%) Windows 10
5 6 (17.14%) Linux
5 6 (17.14%) Unix
5 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 18 (51.43%) ITIL
3 8 (22.86%) Performance Monitoring
4 7 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (17.14%) Application Packaging
5 6 (17.14%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (17.14%) Virtual Environments
6 3 (8.57%) Incident Management
6 3 (8.57%) ITIL V3
6 3 (8.57%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
7 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.71%) Community of Practice
7 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (5.71%) Migration
7 2 (5.71%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (2.86%) DevOps
8 1 (2.86%) IT Strategy
8 1 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.86%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (51.43%) SQL
2 15 (42.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) MCSE
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (17.14%) DV Cleared
2 6 (17.14%) SC Cleared
2 6 (17.14%) Security Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (82.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (51.43%) Terminal Server
3 15 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 14 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (25.71%) Hyper-V
6 6 (17.14%) DFS Replication
7 2 (5.71%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 2 (5.71%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (5.71%) VMware NSX
8 1 (2.86%) Firmware
8 1 (2.86%) vSphere
8 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (34.29%) vCenter Server
2 6 (17.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 6 (17.14%) WSUS
3 2 (5.71%) SCOM
4 1 (2.86%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.86%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (85.71%) VMware
2 28 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 19 (54.29%) Cisco
3 19 (54.29%) Citrix
4 12 (34.29%) Aruba
5 7 (20.00%) HP
6 3 (8.57%) 3Com
6 3 (8.57%) Palo Alto
6 3 (8.57%) SolarWinds
7 2 (5.71%) EMC
7 2 (5.71%) Veeam
8 1 (2.86%) 3PAR
8 1 (2.86%) Apple
8 1 (2.86%) Avaya
8 1 (2.86%) Juniper