Period
to 2 June 2020

The median annual salary for an Infrastructure Engineer was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

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
2 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 83 111 150
Rank change year-on-year +28 +39 -37
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 70 106 96
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Surrey 2.97% 2.46% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.09% 2.56% 1.89%
Number of salaries quoted 58 82 84
Median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.79% +9.20% +2.35%
10th Percentile £32,175 £37,500 £31,550
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £54,625
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

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 2,264 4,136 5,070
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.01% 96.05% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,935 3,443 4,255
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +4.40%
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,630 £27,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £68,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Surrey

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Surrey.

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineer in Surrey

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Surrey

Salary distribution for jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in Surrey over the 6 months to 2 June 2020.

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 2 June 2020. 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 +39 11 £40,000 -33.33%
Farnham - 9 £37,500 -
Epsom +15 8 £57,500 +6.48%
Godalming +5 6 £60,000 +3.45%
Reigate 0 2 £38,000 -15.56%
Camberley +21 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Redhill -8 1 £30,500 -3.17%
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 2020, 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 70 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 54 (77.14%) Windows
3 44 (62.86%) Windows Server
4 42 (60.00%) Azure
5 39 (55.71%) PowerShell
6 37 (52.86%) Microsoft
6 37 (52.86%) Active Directory
7 33 (47.14%) Office 365
8 32 (45.71%) VMware
9 25 (35.71%) Firewall
10 22 (31.43%) DevOps
11 20 (28.57%) SCCM
12 18 (25.71%) Hyper-V
13 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
13 17 (24.29%) Linux
14 16 (22.86%) AWS
14 16 (22.86%) Windows 10
15 13 (18.57%) VMware Infrastructure
16 12 (17.14%) SCOM
16 12 (17.14%) VPN
16 12 (17.14%) Data Centre
17 11 (15.71%) Windows Server 2012
17 11 (15.71%) ITIL
17 11 (15.71%) SQL
17 11 (15.71%) Cisco
17 11 (15.71%) Clustering
18 10 (14.29%) Citrix
18 10 (14.29%) TCP/IP
18 10 (14.29%) Windows 7
19 9 (12.86%) ITIL V3

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 3 (4.29%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.86%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.86%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 42 (60.00%) Azure
2 33 (47.14%) Office 365
3 16 (22.86%) AWS
4 7 (10.00%) PaaS
4 7 (10.00%) Power Platform
5 6 (8.57%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (2.86%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (35.71%) Firewall
2 12 (17.14%) VPN
3 10 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 9 (12.86%) DHCP
5 8 (11.43%) DNS
6 7 (10.00%) SAN
7 6 (8.57%) NetScaler
8 5 (7.14%) LAN
8 5 (7.14%) WAN
8 5 (7.14%) Wireless
9 3 (4.29%) Network Security
9 3 (4.29%) Skype
10 2 (2.86%) ICMP
10 2 (2.86%) VLAN
10 2 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (1.43%) Broadband
11 1 (1.43%) DSL
11 1 (1.43%) Internet
11 1 (1.43%) NAS
11 1 (1.43%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.29%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (10.00%) Power BI
4 3 (4.29%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 8 (11.43%) Finance
2 4 (5.71%) Aerospace
2 4 (5.71%) Automotive
2 4 (5.71%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.43%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.43%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.14%) Data Centre
2 11 (15.71%) Clustering
3 5 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (5.71%) Management Information System
5 3 (4.29%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.86%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.43%) CMDB
7 1 (1.43%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.43%) PKI
7 1 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 54 (77.14%) Windows
2 44 (62.86%) Windows Server
3 17 (24.29%) Linux
4 16 (22.86%) Windows 10
5 11 (15.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (14.29%) Windows 7
7 7 (10.00%) Windows Server 2016
8 5 (7.14%) Unix
9 4 (5.71%) Windows Server 2019
10 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.43%) CentOS
11 1 (1.43%) Mac OS
11 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 22 (31.43%) DevOps
3 11 (15.71%) ITIL
4 9 (12.86%) ITIL V3
5 8 (11.43%) Change Management
6 7 (10.00%) Server Management
6 7 (10.00%) Supplier Management
6 7 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
7 6 (8.57%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (7.14%) Collaborative Working
8 5 (7.14%) Project Delivery
9 4 (5.71%) Incident Management
9 4 (5.71%) Information Security
9 4 (5.71%) Operations Management
9 4 (5.71%) Risk Management
9 4 (5.71%) Runbook
9 4 (5.71%) Storage Management
9 4 (5.71%) Task Automation
9 4 (5.71%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 3 (4.29%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 39 (55.71%) PowerShell
2 11 (15.71%) SQL
3 3 (4.29%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.71%) MCSE
3 2 (2.86%) Avaya Certification
3 2 (2.86%) CCNA
3 2 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.86%) Degree
3 2 (2.86%) MCSA
3 2 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.43%) MCP
4 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.43%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 37 (52.86%) Active Directory
2 18 (25.71%) Hyper-V
3 13 (18.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (10.00%) XenApp
5 5 (7.14%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.86%) Docker
6 2 (2.86%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.43%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.43%) vCloud
7 1 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.43%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.43%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (28.57%) SCCM
2 12 (17.14%) SCOM
3 9 (12.86%) Ansible
4 4 (5.71%) Puppet
4 4 (5.71%) SCOrch
4 4 (5.71%) SCVMM
4 4 (5.71%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (5.71%) Terraform
5 3 (4.29%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (2.86%) Kubernetes
6 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
6 2 (2.86%) SCSM
6 2 (2.86%) WSUS
6 2 (2.86%) XenMobile
7 1 (1.43%) MIMEsweeper
7 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 37 (52.86%) Microsoft
2 32 (45.71%) VMware
3 11 (15.71%) Cisco
4 10 (14.29%) Citrix
5 7 (10.00%) Dell
5 7 (10.00%) HP
6 5 (7.14%) NetApp
7 4 (5.71%) Ivanti
7 4 (5.71%) Meraki
7 4 (5.71%) PagerDuty
8 3 (4.29%) Avaya
8 3 (4.29%) EMC
8 3 (4.29%) Red Hat
9 2 (2.86%) Juniper
9 2 (2.86%) Remedy
9 2 (2.86%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.86%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.86%) WatchGuard
10 1 (1.43%) Forcepoint
10 1 (1.43%) Palo Alto