Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £39,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 102 69
Rank change year-on-year +13 -33 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 44 13 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.51% 1.04% 3.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.61% 1.08% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 42 10 48
Southampton median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.25% +26.98% -3.08%
10th Percentile £30,000 £37,475 £29,750
90th Percentile £45,000 £47,250 £48,750
Hampshire median annual salary £39,500 £39,250 £38,500
% change year-on-year +0.64% +1.95% -3.75%

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 1,688 1,203 1,398
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.35% 96.16% 98.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1,528 1,066 1,283
Southampton median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £61,250
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -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 20 January 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 20 January 2018, 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 39 (88.64%) Windows
2 36 (81.82%) Windows Server
3 34 (77.27%) VMware
4 31 (70.45%) Microsoft
5 30 (68.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 26 (59.09%) MS Exchange
7 25 (56.82%) ITIL
8 22 (50.00%) Active Directory
9 21 (47.73%) Citrix
9 21 (47.73%) LAN
9 21 (47.73%) WAN
9 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (40.91%) VoIP
10 18 (40.91%) Cisco
10 18 (40.91%) MCSA
10 18 (40.91%) PRINCE2
10 18 (40.91%) CCA
10 18 (40.91%) Citrix Certification
10 18 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
10 18 (40.91%) Microsoft Certification
10 18 (40.91%) NetApp
10 18 (40.91%) CCNA
10 18 (40.91%) Driving Licence
11 15 (34.09%) Linux
12 12 (27.27%) Unix
12 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (25.00%) TCP/IP
14 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
14 10 (22.73%) Hyper-V
15 8 (18.18%) DNS

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 26 (59.09%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.82%) Skype for Business
3 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.55%) IIS
4 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) Office 365
2 3 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.82%) Google Cloud Platform
2 3 (6.82%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.27%) IaaS
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (47.73%) LAN
1 21 (47.73%) WAN
2 18 (40.91%) VoIP
3 11 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 8 (18.18%) DNS
5 5 (11.36%) Firewall
5 5 (11.36%) SAN
6 4 (9.09%) DHCP
7 3 (6.82%) HTTP
7 3 (6.82%) HTTPS
7 3 (6.82%) IPv4
7 3 (6.82%) IPv6
7 3 (6.82%) Skype
7 3 (6.82%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (6.82%) Wireless
8 2 (4.55%) FTP
8 2 (4.55%) IMAP
8 2 (4.55%) SMTP
8 2 (4.55%) Telnet
9 1 (2.27%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) NoSQL
2 3 (6.82%) MySQL
3 1 (2.27%) Couchbase
3 1 (2.27%) Ingres
3 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (6.82%) Git (software)
1 3 (6.82%) Jenkins
1 3 (6.82%) Travis CI
1 3 (6.82%) Vagrant
General
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) LDAP
2 2 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (40.91%) Driving Licence
2 4 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.82%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 39 (88.64%) Windows
2 36 (81.82%) Windows Server
3 15 (34.09%) Linux
4 12 (27.27%) Unix
4 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (22.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (11.36%) SUSE
7 3 (6.82%) Windows 10
7 3 (6.82%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (56.82%) ITIL
2 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (40.91%) PRINCE2
4 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.82%) High Availability
6 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 3 (6.82%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (6.82%) Virtual Infrastructure
6 3 (6.82%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (2.27%) Capacity Management
7 1 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.27%) Identity Management
7 1 (2.27%) Information Security
7 1 (2.27%) Line Management
7 1 (2.27%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.27%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (2.27%) Supplier Management
7 1 (2.27%) Threat Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.64%) Bash Shell
2 5 (11.36%) SQL
3 4 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.82%) PHP
4 3 (6.82%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (40.91%) CCA
1 18 (40.91%) CCNA
1 18 (40.91%) Cisco Certification
1 18 (40.91%) Citrix Certification
1 18 (40.91%) MCSA
1 18 (40.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.27%) MCP
2 1 (2.27%) RHCSA
2 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (68.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 10 (22.73%) Hyper-V
4 4 (9.09%) XenApp
5 3 (6.82%) Docker
6 2 (4.55%) VirtualBox
6 2 (4.55%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) Failover Clustering
1 3 (6.82%) Nessus
1 3 (6.82%) Puppet
2 2 (4.55%) WSUS
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (2.27%) SCCM
3 1 (2.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 34 (77.27%) VMware
2 31 (70.45%) Microsoft
3 21 (47.73%) Citrix
4 18 (40.91%) Cisco
4 18 (40.91%) NetApp
5 3 (6.82%) Google
5 3 (6.82%) Ivanti
5 3 (6.82%) Rackspace
6 1 (2.27%) Actian
6 1 (2.27%) Cloudera
6 1 (2.27%) CommVault
6 1 (2.27%) EMC
6 1 (2.27%) Hitachi
6 1 (2.27%) Isilon
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle
6 1 (2.27%) Splunk
6 1 (2.27%) Talend