Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £43,500 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 20 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
South East > Surrey
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 102 138
Rank change year-on-year -46 +36 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 114 189 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Surrey 1.84% 2.87% 2.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% 2.95% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 95 170 155
Surrey median annual salary £43,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £53,750
South East median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -11.11% +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 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 6008 6415 8413
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.84% 97.48% 97.61%
Number of salaries quoted 4916 5448 7303
Surrey median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £66,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 November 2017. 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
Guildford -7 19 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Camberley +4 15 £45,000 -2.70%
Cobham - 12 £45,000 -
Reigate -27 10 £51,250 +2.50%
Staines +5 6 £70,000 +50.54%
Woking -13 6 £40,250 -23.33%
Redhill +9 3 £34,000 -15.00%
Farnham 0 3 £37,000 -1.33%
Godalming - 3 - -
Epsom -1 2 £40,000 -15.79%
Chertsey +3 1 £45,000 +38.46%
Weybridge +1 1 £29,000 -35.56%
Egham -30 1 £37,500 -46.43%
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 Surrey region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 87 (76.32%) Windows
2 79 (69.30%) VMware
3 64 (56.14%) Active Directory
4 58 (50.88%) Windows Server
5 53 (46.49%) SAN
5 53 (46.49%) VMware Infrastructure
6 48 (42.11%) Microsoft
7 40 (35.09%) SQL
8 37 (32.46%) SQL Server
9 36 (31.58%) Cisco
10 34 (29.82%) TCP/IP
11 32 (28.07%) Windows Server 2012
12 31 (27.19%) Linux
13 30 (26.32%) Hyper-V
14 28 (24.56%) Microsoft Certification
15 26 (22.81%) Firewall
16 24 (21.05%) MS Exchange
17 23 (20.18%) vSphere
17 23 (20.18%) PowerShell
18 22 (19.30%) Cisco Certification
19 21 (18.42%) HP
19 21 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
20 19 (16.67%) NetApp
21 18 (15.79%) NAS
21 18 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
22 17 (14.91%) Windows Server 2008
23 16 (14.04%) Red Hat
23 16 (14.04%) ITIL
24 15 (13.16%) MCP
24 15 (13.16%) iSCSI

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 24 (21.05%) MS Exchange
2 12 (10.53%) Apache
2 12 (10.53%) IIS
3 11 (9.65%) Tomcat
4 8 (7.02%) SharePoint
5 6 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (4.39%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.75%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.88%) Confluence
8 1 (0.88%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.88%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.75%) InfoPath
1 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.63%) Teamcenter
2 1 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (12.28%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (11.40%) Office 365
4 4 (3.51%) SaaS
5 1 (0.88%) G Suite
5 1 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.88%) IaaS
5 1 (0.88%) PaaS
5 1 (0.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 53 (46.49%) SAN
2 34 (29.82%) TCP/IP
3 26 (22.81%) Firewall
4 18 (15.79%) NAS
5 15 (13.16%) iSCSI
6 14 (12.28%) VoIP
7 13 (11.40%) LAN
8 11 (9.65%) Kerberos
8 11 (9.65%) LDAP
8 11 (9.65%) SSH
9 9 (7.89%) DNS
9 9 (7.89%) VLAN
9 9 (7.89%) WAN
10 7 (6.14%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (6.14%) Fibre Channel
11 6 (5.26%) Ethernet
11 6 (5.26%) FCoE
11 6 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
11 6 (5.26%) Skype
11 6 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (32.46%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.40%) MySQL
3 11 (9.65%) DB2
3 11 (9.65%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (6.14%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (4.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.88%) Big Data
8 1 (0.88%) Power BI
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 6 (5.26%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (3.51%) JIRA
3 3 (2.63%) eggPlant
3 3 (2.63%) Subversion
4 1 (0.88%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (4.39%) Finance
1 5 (4.39%) Financial Institution
2 4 (3.51%) Military
3 3 (2.63%) Law
3 3 (2.63%) Legal
4 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.39%) .NET
2 2 (1.75%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.88%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.88%) COM
3 1 (0.88%) CSS
3 1 (0.88%) HTML
3 1 (0.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.65%) Clustering
1 11 (9.65%) Handset
2 7 (6.14%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 4 (3.51%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.51%) Driving Licence
4 4 (3.51%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.75%) AS400
6 2 (1.75%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (1.75%) iSeries
6 2 (1.75%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.88%) Fintech
7 1 (0.88%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.88%) PKI
7 1 (0.88%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 87 (76.32%) Windows
2 58 (50.88%) Windows Server
3 32 (28.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (27.19%) Linux
5 17 (14.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (11.40%) Solaris
7 11 (9.65%) Unix
8 9 (7.89%) Windows 10
8 9 (7.89%) Windows 7
9 6 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.63%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.63%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (14.04%) ITIL
2 14 (12.28%) Patch Management
3 13 (11.40%) Capacity Management
3 13 (11.40%) Kalman Filter
4 12 (10.53%) Change Management
5 11 (9.65%) Capacity Planning
5 11 (9.65%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (6.14%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (6.14%) Proactive Monitoring
7 6 (5.26%) Network Virtualisation
7 6 (5.26%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 5 (4.39%) BCP
8 5 (4.39%) Business Continuity
8 5 (4.39%) Business Continuity Planning
8 5 (4.39%) Change Control
8 5 (4.39%) Collaborative Working
8 5 (4.39%) E-Commerce
8 5 (4.39%) Project Management
9 4 (3.51%) Release Management
9 4 (3.51%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 40 (35.09%) SQL
2 23 (20.18%) PowerShell
3 11 (9.65%) Shell Script
4 10 (8.77%) Bash Shell
5 7 (6.14%) C
6 3 (2.63%) C#
6 3 (2.63%) C++
6 3 (2.63%) Perl
6 3 (2.63%) Python
7 2 (1.75%) VBScript
8 1 (0.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 28 (24.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (19.30%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (13.16%) MCP
3 15 (13.16%) Security Cleared
4 14 (12.28%) MCSE
5 13 (11.40%) SC Cleared
6 12 (10.53%) CCNA
7 10 (8.77%) CCNP
8 7 (6.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (5.26%) Degree
9 6 (5.26%) NCIE
10 3 (2.63%) DV Cleared
10 3 (2.63%) HND
10 3 (2.63%) MCITP
10 3 (2.63%) MCSA
10 3 (2.63%) MCTS
11 1 (0.88%) CISSP
11 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.88%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.39%) SLA
2 2 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 64 (56.14%) Active Directory
2 53 (46.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (26.32%) Hyper-V
4 23 (20.18%) vSphere
5 18 (15.79%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (9.65%) iptables
6 11 (9.65%) Samba
6 11 (9.65%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (3.51%) Job Entry Subsystem
8 2 (1.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (1.75%) ISA Server
8 2 (1.75%) MetaFrame
8 2 (1.75%) NFS
8 2 (1.75%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.75%) XenApp
9 1 (0.88%) Docker
9 1 (0.88%) Firmware
9 1 (0.88%) KVM
9 1 (0.88%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 13 (11.40%) SCCM
2 12 (10.53%) Nagios
3 11 (9.65%) Cacti
3 11 (9.65%) NetVault Backup
3 11 (9.65%) Oracle ZFS
3 11 (9.65%) Red Hat Satellite
4 8 (7.02%) vCenter Server
5 6 (5.26%) SCOM
6 5 (4.39%) Failover Clustering
6 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Clustering
6 5 (4.39%) SCVMM
7 4 (3.51%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (3.51%) FortiGate
8 3 (2.63%) Simpana
8 3 (2.63%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (1.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.88%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.88%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.88%) Puppet
10 1 (0.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 79 (69.30%) VMware
2 48 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 36 (31.58%) Cisco
4 21 (18.42%) HP
5 19 (16.67%) NetApp
6 16 (14.04%) Red Hat
7 14 (12.28%) EMC
8 12 (10.53%) Veeam
9 11 (9.65%) Brocade
9 11 (9.65%) Oracle
9 11 (9.65%) Sun
10 9 (7.89%) Citrix
11 8 (7.02%) 3PAR
12 7 (6.14%) Dell
13 6 (5.26%) IBM
14 5 (4.39%) F5
15 3 (2.63%) Apple
15 3 (2.63%) CommVault
15 3 (2.63%) Serena
15 3 (2.63%) SolarWinds