The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 27 June 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
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 70 60
Rank change year-on-year +12 -10  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 11 11 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 1.95% 1.50% 2.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.00% 1.53% 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 13
Median salary £32,500 £38,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.47% -5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,000 £43,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.66%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 549 717 758
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 97.51% 98.08% 98.96%
Number of salaries quoted 503 674 602
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,300 £25,500 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 10 (62.50%) VMware
5 9 (56.25%) Office 365
6 8 (50.00%) Windows 10
6 8 (50.00%) Firewall
6 8 (50.00%) DNS
7 7 (43.75%) DHCP
7 7 (43.75%) Cisco
8 6 (37.50%) LAN
9 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (31.25%) CA
9 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
9 5 (31.25%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (25.00%) Information Security
10 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
10 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (25.00%) CCNA
10 4 (25.00%) WAN
10 4 (25.00%) MCSA
11 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
11 3 (18.75%) SMTP
11 3 (18.75%) Linux
11 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
11 3 (18.75%) IIS
11 3 (18.75%) Web Services
11 3 (18.75%) FTP

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 3 (18.75%) IIS
1 3 (18.75%) SharePoint
2 2 (12.50%) Cloud Foundry
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 9 (56.25%) Office 365
2 3 (18.75%) G Suite
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) DNS
1 8 (50.00%) Firewall
2 7 (43.75%) DHCP
3 6 (37.50%) LAN
4 4 (25.00%) WAN
5 3 (18.75%) FTP
5 3 (18.75%) IMAP
5 3 (18.75%) SAN
5 3 (18.75%) SMTP
5 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
5 3 (18.75%) Telnet
6 2 (12.50%) NAS
6 2 (12.50%) VLAN
7 1 (6.25%) VPN
7 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Couchbase
2 2 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 2 (12.50%) Ingres
2 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
2 2 (12.50%) Law
2 2 (12.50%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) BYOD
2 2 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (62.50%) Windows Server
4 8 (50.00%) Windows 10
5 3 (18.75%) Linux
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
6 2 (12.50%) AIX
6 2 (12.50%) Unix
6 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (6.25%) CentOS
7 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 4 (25.00%) Information Security
3 3 (18.75%) Disk Encryption
3 3 (18.75%) Identity Management
3 3 (18.75%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL V2
4 1 (6.25%) ITSM
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (6.25%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C#
1 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (25.00%) CCNA
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (25.00%) MCSA
3 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) ProxySG
3 2 (12.50%) Terminal Server
4 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (6.25%) NDS
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle ZFS
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (6.25%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
1 10 (62.50%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) Cisco
3 5 (31.25%) CA
4 3 (18.75%) Blue Coat
4 3 (18.75%) Google
5 2 (12.50%) Actian
5 2 (12.50%) Apple
5 2 (12.50%) Cloudera
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (6.25%) Dell
6 1 (6.25%) Novell
6 1 (6.25%) Symantec
6 1 (6.25%) Veeam
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