Period
to 21 September 2019

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 21 September 2019.

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

Infrastructure Engineer
South East > Surrey
6 months to
21 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 106 131 141
Rank change year-on-year +25 +10 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 98 109 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 2.44% 2.07% 1.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.52% 2.16% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 85 101 104
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +17.65% -15.00%
10th Percentile £36,750 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £63,750 £65,250
South East median annual salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.22% +12.50% -11.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. 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
Surrey
Permanent vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 3,886 5,058 5,663
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.74% 95.85% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 3,286 4,249 4,656
Surrey median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - +2.15%
10th Percentile £26,752 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Surrey

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Surrey

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Surrey over the 6 months to 21 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineer in Surrey

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
Woking -15 13 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Redhill -10 10 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Guildford +16 9 £62,500 +56.25%
Weybridge +10 9 £45,000 -
Godalming +15 7 £51,750 +18.97%
Leatherhead +7 7 £52,500 -
Epsom - 6 £42,500 -
Reigate -1 5 £32,500 -40.91% 2
Dorking - 4 £37,500 - 1
Camberley +2 1 £22,500 -55.00%
Caterham -1 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Chertsey - 1 £65,000 - 1
Esher - 1 £44,000 -
Whyteleafe - 1 £45,000 -
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 21 September 2019, 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 Surrey region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 93 (94.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 78 (79.59%) Windows
3 62 (63.27%) Microsoft
3 62 (63.27%) Active Directory
4 60 (61.22%) Windows Server
5 58 (59.18%) VMware
6 50 (51.02%) Hyper-V
7 42 (42.86%) Azure
8 41 (41.84%) VMware Infrastructure
9 40 (40.82%) Office 365
10 32 (32.65%) Windows Server 2012
11 29 (29.59%) Cisco
12 27 (27.55%) Windows 10
13 26 (26.53%) Microsoft Certification
14 24 (24.49%) MCSE
15 21 (21.43%) SQL Server
15 21 (21.43%) Citrix
16 20 (20.41%) MS Exchange
16 20 (20.41%) AWS
17 19 (19.39%) Firewall
18 18 (18.37%) Linux
18 18 (18.37%) Windows 7
18 18 (18.37%) Windows 8
19 17 (17.35%) PowerShell
20 15 (15.31%) Windows Server 2008
20 15 (15.31%) Veeam
20 15 (15.31%) SCCM
21 14 (14.29%) Data Centre
22 13 (13.27%) Data Protection
22 13 (13.27%) Backup Exec

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 20 (20.41%) MS Exchange
2 12 (12.24%) SharePoint
2 12 (12.24%) Skype for Business
3 9 (9.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (9.18%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (9.18%) IIS
4 2 (2.04%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (2.04%) GlassFish
4 2 (2.04%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (2.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 13 (13.27%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 42 (42.86%) Azure
2 40 (40.82%) Office 365
3 20 (20.41%) AWS
4 4 (4.08%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (3.06%) IaaS
5 3 (3.06%) PaaS
6 2 (2.04%) SaaS
7 1 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (1.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 19 (19.39%) Firewall
2 13 (13.27%) DNS
3 12 (12.24%) Skype
4 11 (11.22%) SAN
5 8 (8.16%) VPN
5 8 (8.16%) WAN
6 7 (7.14%) H.323
6 7 (7.14%) ISDN
6 7 (7.14%) LAN
6 7 (7.14%) NetScaler
6 7 (7.14%) TCP/IP
7 6 (6.12%) VLAN
8 5 (5.10%) DHCP
9 4 (4.08%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (4.08%) NAS
10 3 (3.06%) Network Security
10 3 (3.06%) Unified Communications
10 3 (3.06%) VoIP
10 3 (3.06%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (3.06%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.04%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (2.04%) Oracle Database
2 2 (2.04%) Redis
2 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.02%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (1.02%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.02%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 4 (4.08%) JIRA
2 2 (2.04%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.04%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.04%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.02%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (11.22%) Finance
2 4 (4.08%) Games
3 3 (3.06%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.04%) Public Sector
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.10%) .NET
2 4 (4.08%) Middleware
3 3 (3.06%) .NET Core
3 3 (3.06%) .NET Framework
3 3 (3.06%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.04%) Elastic Stack
4 2 (2.04%) JSON
4 2 (2.04%) Memcached
4 2 (2.04%) X-Windows
5 1 (1.02%) 802.1X
5 1 (1.02%) CSS
5 1 (1.02%) CSS3
5 1 (1.02%) HTML
5 1 (1.02%) HTML5
5 1 (1.02%) Node.js
5 1 (1.02%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.18%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (4.08%) Clustering
4 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.06%) Driving Licence
4 3 (3.06%) Linux Command Line
4 3 (3.06%) NHS
4 3 (3.06%) Security Operations Centre
5 2 (2.04%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (2.04%) Fibre Optics
5 2 (2.04%) Private Cloud
5 2 (2.04%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.02%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.02%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 78 (79.59%) Windows
2 60 (61.22%) Windows Server
3 32 (32.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (27.55%) Windows 10
5 18 (18.37%) Linux
5 18 (18.37%) Windows 7
5 18 (18.37%) Windows 8
6 15 (15.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (4.08%) Unix
8 3 (3.06%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.04%) Solaris
10 1 (1.02%) CentOS
10 1 (1.02%) Fedora
10 1 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (94.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 13 (13.27%) Data Protection
3 9 (9.18%) Project Delivery
4 8 (8.16%) Configuration Management
5 7 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (7.14%) Business Continuity
5 7 (7.14%) DevOps
5 7 (7.14%) Task Automation
6 5 (5.10%) Change Management
6 5 (5.10%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (5.10%) Incident Management
6 5 (5.10%) Operations Management
6 5 (5.10%) Runbook
6 5 (5.10%) Storage Management
7 4 (4.08%) Identity Access Management
7 4 (4.08%) ITIL
7 4 (4.08%) Security Operations
7 4 (4.08%) Virtual Environments
8 3 (3.06%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (3.06%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.35%) PowerShell
2 11 (11.22%) SQL
3 5 (5.10%) C#
4 4 (4.08%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.06%) Python
5 3 (3.06%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.04%) C
6 2 (2.04%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.04%) VB
6 2 (2.04%) VBScript
7 1 (1.02%) Java
7 1 (1.02%) PHP
7 1 (1.02%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (26.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (24.49%) MCSE
3 8 (8.16%) MCSA
4 7 (7.14%) Citrix Certification
5 6 (6.12%) CCNA
5 6 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (6.12%) CISSP
6 5 (5.10%) Security Cleared
7 3 (3.06%) CISM
7 3 (3.06%) CISMP
7 3 (3.06%) DV Cleared
7 3 (3.06%) SC Cleared
8 2 (2.04%) Degree
9 1 (1.02%) CCNP
9 1 (1.02%) Computer Science Degree
9 1 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.08%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.08%) RMADS
3 3 (3.06%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (3.06%) GDPR
3 3 (3.06%) QA
4 1 (1.02%) NCSC
4 1 (1.02%) NIST
4 1 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.02%) SLA
System Software
1 62 (63.27%) Active Directory
2 50 (51.02%) Hyper-V
3 41 (41.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (11.22%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (10.20%) vSphere
6 7 (7.14%) Citrix Hypervisor
6 7 (7.14%) XenApp
6 7 (7.14%) XenDesktop
7 5 (5.10%) Docker
8 4 (4.08%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (3.06%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (2.04%) LXC
11 1 (1.02%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 15 (15.31%) SCCM
2 13 (13.27%) Backup Exec
3 10 (10.20%) SCOM
4 8 (8.16%) SCVMM
4 8 (8.16%) vCenter Server
5 7 (7.14%) XenMobile
6 4 (4.08%) Kubernetes
6 4 (4.08%) WSUS
7 3 (3.06%) Nessus
7 3 (3.06%) NetBackup
7 3 (3.06%) SCOrch
7 3 (3.06%) Terraform
8 2 (2.04%) Ansible
8 2 (2.04%) FortiGate
8 2 (2.04%) Kibana
8 2 (2.04%) logstash
8 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (2.04%) SCSM
8 2 (2.04%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 62 (63.27%) Microsoft
2 58 (59.18%) VMware
3 29 (29.59%) Cisco
4 21 (21.43%) Citrix
5 15 (15.31%) Veeam
6 5 (5.10%) Dell
6 5 (5.10%) PagerDuty
7 4 (4.08%) Oracle
7 4 (4.08%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.06%) Apple
8 3 (3.06%) Atlassian
9 2 (2.04%) EqualLogic
9 2 (2.04%) Meraki
9 2 (2.04%) Sophos
10 1 (1.02%) EMC
10 1 (1.02%) Forcepoint
10 1 (1.02%) HP
10 1 (1.02%) McAfee
10 1 (1.02%) Perforce
10 1 (1.02%) Symantec