Period
to 22 October 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 22 October 2018.

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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 106 68 93
Rank change year-on-year -38 +25 -28
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 9 33 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 0.66% 3.04% 1.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 3.16% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 7 29 14
Southampton median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.27% +3.95% +4.83%
10th Percentile £32,400 £26,250 £24,600
90th Percentile £43,750 £52,500 £42,500
Hampshire median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.50% - -5.88%

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 1,304 1,043 1,286
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.11% 96.13% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1,106 953 1,193
Southampton median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -2.44%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £22,550
90th Percentile £65,625 £61,250 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%

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 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Southampton

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, 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 Southampton region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 7 (77.78%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) Firewall
4 4 (44.44%) HP
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 3 (33.33%) SLA
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (22.22%) Finance
6 2 (22.22%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
6 2 (22.22%) Citrix
6 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
7 1 (11.11%) SAN
7 1 (11.11%) Wireless
7 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
7 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
7 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 1 (11.11%) Degree
7 1 (11.11%) SCCM
7 1 (11.11%) Network Security

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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) OneDrive
2 1 (11.11%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
2 1 (11.11%) SMS
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) Wireless
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (11.11%) Mac OS
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
3 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Design
3 1 (11.11%) SIEM
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) A+ Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
3 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) HP
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) EMC
4 1 (11.11%) ProCurve