Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £39,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Infrastructure Engineer
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 82 100 71
Rank change year-on-year +18 -29 +32
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 37 14 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.52% 1.03% 3.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.60% 1.07% 3.96%
Number of salaries quoted 33 11 46
Southampton median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.25% +18.52% +3.85%
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,750 £29,750
90th Percentile £51,000 £42,500 £47,500
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent vacancies in Southampton with a recognized job title 1422 1314 1364
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.87% 97.12% 98.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1300 1172 1218
Southampton median annual salary £37,500 £41,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.64% +1.22% +9.33%
10th Percentile £22,500 £24,750 £22,675
90th Percentile £59,100 £60,000 £61,250
Hampshire median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +6.25%

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Southampton

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Southampton

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Southampton over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Southampton

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 Southampton region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 34 (91.89%) Windows
2 28 (75.68%) Microsoft
3 26 (70.27%) VMware
3 26 (70.27%) Windows Server
4 23 (62.16%) MS Exchange
5 20 (54.05%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (48.65%) ITIL
7 17 (45.95%) Citrix
8 16 (43.24%) CCA
8 16 (43.24%) Citrix Certification
8 16 (43.24%) Cisco Certification
8 16 (43.24%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (43.24%) CCNA
8 16 (43.24%) LAN
8 16 (43.24%) WAN
8 16 (43.24%) PRINCE2
8 16 (43.24%) MCSA
8 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (43.24%) Driving Licence
9 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (40.54%) VoIP
9 15 (40.54%) Cisco
9 15 (40.54%) Active Directory
9 15 (40.54%) NetApp
10 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
11 8 (21.62%) SQL
11 8 (21.62%) Hyper-V
12 7 (18.92%) Unix
12 7 (18.92%) Linux

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 23 (62.16%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (10.81%) IIS
4 3 (8.11%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (8.11%) Google Cloud Platform
1 3 (8.11%) Office 365
1 3 (8.11%) Rackspace Cloud
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.70%) IaaS
3 1 (2.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (43.24%) LAN
1 16 (43.24%) WAN
2 15 (40.54%) VoIP
3 8 (21.62%) TCP/IP
4 4 (10.81%) FTP
4 4 (10.81%) IMAP
4 4 (10.81%) SMTP
4 4 (10.81%) Telnet
5 3 (8.11%) LDAP
5 3 (8.11%) Skype
6 2 (5.41%) DNS
6 2 (5.41%) Firewall
6 2 (5.41%) SAN
7 1 (2.70%) DHCP
7 1 (2.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) NoSQL
2 3 (8.11%) MySQL
3 1 (2.70%) Couchbase
3 1 (2.70%) Ingres
3 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
1 3 (8.11%) Jenkins
1 3 (8.11%) Travis CI
1 3 (8.11%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.70%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 3 (8.11%) Law
1 3 (8.11%) Legal
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (43.24%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 34 (91.89%) Windows
2 26 (70.27%) Windows Server
3 15 (40.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (29.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (18.92%) Linux
5 7 (18.92%) Unix
6 6 (16.22%) Windows 10
6 6 (16.22%) Windows 8
7 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
8 3 (8.11%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) ITIL
2 16 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (43.24%) PRINCE2
3 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
3 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
3 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.70%) Capacity Management
4 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (2.70%) Identity Management
4 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (2.70%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.70%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
2 3 (8.11%) C#
2 3 (8.11%) PHP
2 3 (8.11%) Ruby
3 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (43.24%) CCA
1 16 (43.24%) CCNA
1 16 (43.24%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (43.24%) Citrix Certification
1 16 (43.24%) MCSA
1 16 (43.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 20 (54.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (40.54%) Active Directory
3 8 (21.62%) Hyper-V
4 4 (10.81%) XenApp
5 3 (8.11%) Docker
5 3 (8.11%) Terminal Server
6 2 (5.41%) VirtualBox
6 2 (5.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Puppet
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.70%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (75.68%) Microsoft
2 26 (70.27%) VMware
3 17 (45.95%) Citrix
4 15 (40.54%) Cisco
4 15 (40.54%) NetApp
5 3 (8.11%) Google
5 3 (8.11%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.70%) Actian
6 1 (2.70%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.70%) Oracle
6 1 (2.70%) Splunk
6 1 (2.70%) Talend