Infrastructure Engineering Jobs in the UK excluding London

Infrastructure Engineering
UK > UK excluding London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for Infrastructure Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Infrastructure Engineering over the 6 months to 14 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
14 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 73 32 144
Rank change year-on-year -41 +112 -44
Permanent jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering 2,505 4,492 1,795
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 3.65% 7.09% 2.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.30% 7.42% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2,141 1,202 1,456
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £31,250
25th Percentile £39,750 £41,250 £36,938
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
75th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,700 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK excluding London

Infrastructure Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 58,227 60,538 66,095
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 84.92% 95.61% 93.99%
Number of salaries quoted 40,678 30,766 41,823
10th Percentile £27,250 £30,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £54,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -8.26% +3.81% +9.38%
75th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £61,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -10.57% +2.50% +9.09%

Infrastructure Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Infrastructure Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Engineering in the UK excluding London

Infrastructure Engineering
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Infrastructure Engineering in the UK excluding London

Infrastructure Engineering
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 14 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Engineering in the UK excluding London

Infrastructure Engineering
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineering within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 14 April 2024. 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
Jobs
North of England -19 685 £46,000 -3.16% 90
South East -6 643 £50,000 +1.01% 91
South West -17 435 £51,000 +2.00% 81
Midlands -28 397 £45,000 -10.00% 66
North West -34 317 £47,500 -5.00% 46
Yorkshire +4 266 £45,000 - 29
West Midlands -27 215 £45,000 -8.16% 42
East Midlands -22 182 £45,000 -10.00% 24
East of England -51 180 £45,000 -13.04% 32
North East -22 101 £44,274 +2.37% 16
Scotland -104 99 £45,000 -10.00% 15
Wales -21 64 £41,067 -6.13% 6
Northern Ireland -17 7 £60,000 +33.33% 3
Infrastructure Engineering
UK

Infrastructure Engineering
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 296 (11.82%) Microsoft Exchange
2 192 (7.66%) SharePoint
3 56 (2.24%) IIS
4 11 (0.44%) CMS
5 10 (0.40%) Apache
6 7 (0.28%) Skype for Business
7 6 (0.24%) Confluence
8 5 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
9 4 (0.16%) Umbraco
9 4 (0.16%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.16%) WordPress
10 3 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.12%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.040%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.040%) Moodle
11 1 (0.040%) nginx
11 1 (0.040%) OpenStack
Applications
1 80 (3.19%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (0.36%) AutoCAD
2 9 (0.36%) SOLIDWORKS
3 6 (0.24%) LightWave 3D
3 6 (0.24%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.20%) OrCAD
5 4 (0.16%) PTC Creo
6 3 (0.12%) Microsoft Excel
7 2 (0.080%) CATIA
7 2 (0.080%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.080%) NASTRAN
7 2 (0.080%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.080%) Trello
Business Applications
1 5 (0.20%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 4 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.12%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.080%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.080%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.040%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.040%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1,062 (42.40%) Azure
2 818 (32.65%) Microsoft 365
3 401 (16.01%) AWS
4 238 (9.50%) Entra ID
5 142 (5.67%) IaaS
6 121 (4.83%) SaaS
7 87 (3.47%) PaaS
8 70 (2.79%) GCP
9 63 (2.51%) OneDrive
10 47 (1.88%) OpenShift
11 41 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
12 36 (1.44%) Nutanix
13 35 (1.40%) Power Platform
14 27 (1.08%) Azure DevOps
15 24 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
16 22 (0.88%) Amazon S3
16 22 (0.88%) AWS CloudFormation
16 22 (0.88%) GitHub
17 21 (0.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 20 (0.80%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 473 (18.88%) Firewall
2 397 (15.85%) DNS
3 313 (12.50%) WAN
4 298 (11.90%) DHCP
5 261 (10.42%) LAN
6 215 (8.58%) SAN
7 167 (6.67%) VPN
8 130 (5.19%) TCP/IP
9 113 (4.51%) Wi-Fi
10 100 (3.99%) SD-WAN
11 94 (3.75%) Wireless
12 77 (3.07%) VLAN
13 69 (2.75%) Network Security
14 64 (2.55%) NAS
15 62 (2.48%) HTTP
16 53 (2.12%) VoIP
17 48 (1.92%) WLAN
18 44 (1.76%) MPLS
19 43 (1.72%) Internet
20 39 (1.56%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (5.79%) SQL Server
2 58 (2.32%) Amazon RDS
3 39 (1.56%) MySQL
4 27 (1.08%) Azure SQL Database
5 18 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
6 16 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (0.52%) Big Data
8 11 (0.44%) MongoDB
9 10 (0.40%) Power BI
10 9 (0.36%) Relational Database
11 8 (0.32%) RDBMS
12 6 (0.24%) SQLite
13 5 (0.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 4 (0.16%) Amazon Aurora
14 4 (0.16%) Elasticsearch
14 4 (0.16%) SAP HANA
15 2 (0.080%) DB2
16 1 (0.040%) Crystal Reports
16 1 (0.040%) DTS
Development Applications
1 49 (1.96%) Git
2 38 (1.52%) GitLab
3 32 (1.28%) Jenkins
3 32 (1.28%) JIRA
4 21 (0.84%) Artifactory
5 10 (0.40%) Trac
6 7 (0.28%) MSI
6 7 (0.28%) TeamCity
7 6 (0.24%) Octopus Deploy
7 6 (0.24%) SonarQube
8 5 (0.20%) LabVIEW
8 5 (0.20%) Rational DOORS
8 5 (0.20%) Subversion
9 4 (0.16%) Chocolatey
10 3 (0.12%) Bitbucket
10 3 (0.12%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (0.080%) Spinnaker
11 2 (0.080%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
11 2 (0.080%) Visual Studio
12 1 (0.040%) Maven
General
1 463 (18.48%) Social Skills
2 233 (9.30%) Finance
3 127 (5.07%) Public Sector
4 92 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
4 92 (3.67%) Law
5 73 (2.91%) Aerospace
6 68 (2.71%) Manufacturing
7 53 (2.12%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 53 (2.12%) Retail
8 44 (1.76%) Telecoms
9 37 (1.48%) Automotive
10 30 (1.20%) Advertising
10 30 (1.20%) Documentation Skills
10 30 (1.20%) Legal
11 29 (1.16%) Electronics
12 27 (1.08%) Games
13 26 (1.04%) Military
14 20 (0.80%) Organisational Skills
15 16 (0.64%) Banking
16 11 (0.44%) Police
Job Titles
1 1,870 (74.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 448 (17.88%) Senior
3 394 (15.73%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 333 (13.29%) IT Engineer
5 265 (10.58%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 151 (6.03%) Support Engineer
7 143 (5.71%) Infrastructure Support
8 126 (5.03%) Cloud Engineer
9 124 (4.95%) Network Engineer
10 112 (4.47%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
11 106 (4.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 106 (4.23%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
12 98 (3.91%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
13 94 (3.75%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
14 89 (3.55%) Lead
15 85 (3.39%) Security Engineer
16 81 (3.23%) IT Support
17 74 (2.95%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
17 74 (2.95%) Systems Engineer
18 72 (2.87%) Azure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (1.12%) .NET
2 17 (0.68%) XML
3 14 (0.56%) JSON
4 12 (0.48%) .NET Framework
4 12 (0.48%) Web Services
5 10 (0.40%) Elastic Stack
6 9 (0.36%) OLE
7 8 (0.32%) YAML
8 7 (0.28%) .NET Core
8 7 (0.28%) LDAP
9 6 (0.24%) JSON Schema
9 6 (0.24%) KML
9 6 (0.24%) LAMP
9 6 (0.24%) Regular Expression
9 6 (0.24%) Software Packaging
9 6 (0.24%) XML Schema
10 5 (0.20%) AWS CDK
11 4 (0.16%) EJB
12 3 (0.12%) EDI
12 3 (0.12%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 262 (10.46%) Data Centre
2 139 (5.55%) Public Cloud
3 88 (3.51%) Driving Licence
4 65 (2.59%) Management Information System
5 60 (2.40%) PKI
5 60 (2.40%) Self-Motivation
6 56 (2.24%) Hybrid Cloud
7 50 (2.00%) Clustering
8 45 (1.80%) Replication
9 39 (1.56%) Cloud Native
10 38 (1.52%) Private Cloud
11 35 (1.40%) IoT
12 29 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
13 23 (0.92%) Fat Client
13 23 (0.92%) Thin Client
14 21 (0.84%) Onboarding
15 20 (0.80%) PMI
16 19 (0.76%) Enterprise Cloud
17 17 (0.68%) EMC VNX
17 17 (0.68%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1,203 (48.02%) Windows
2 714 (28.50%) Windows Server
3 525 (20.96%) Linux
4 193 (7.70%) Windows Server 2016
5 166 (6.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 153 (6.11%) Windows Server 2019
7 111 (4.43%) Windows 10
8 84 (3.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 48 (1.92%) Unix
10 47 (1.88%) Ubuntu
11 32 (1.28%) Android
12 29 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
13 28 (1.12%) Apple iOS
13 28 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
14 27 (1.08%) Windows 7
15 25 (1.00%) CentOS
16 22 (0.88%) Mac OS
17 21 (0.84%) VMS
18 20 (0.80%) Windows NT
19 17 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 447 (17.84%) ITIL
2 335 (13.37%) Problem-Solving
3 275 (10.98%) Cybersecurity
4 256 (10.22%) DevOps
5 231 (9.22%) Mentoring
6 190 (7.58%) Disaster Recovery
7 182 (7.27%) Customer Service
8 153 (6.11%) Infrastructure as Code
9 150 (5.99%) Agile
10 147 (5.87%) Migration
11 134 (5.35%) Coaching
12 129 (5.15%) Change Management
13 125 (4.99%) Roadmaps
14 123 (4.91%) Service Management
15 121 (4.83%) Continuous Improvement
16 113 (4.51%) Project Management
17 99 (3.95%) Server Management
18 96 (3.83%) Project Delivery
19 93 (3.71%) Service Delivery
20 83 (3.31%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 431 (17.21%) PowerShell
2 166 (6.63%) Python
3 153 (6.11%) SQL
4 122 (4.87%) Bash
5 48 (1.92%) Java
6 21 (0.84%) C#
7 16 (0.64%) Perl
8 13 (0.52%) JavaScript
9 11 (0.44%) Shell Script
10 10 (0.40%) Swift
10 10 (0.40%) VBScript
11 9 (0.36%) T-SQL
12 7 (0.28%) ActionScript
12 7 (0.28%) VB
13 6 (0.24%) Bicep
13 6 (0.24%) C
14 5 (0.20%) C++
14 5 (0.20%) TypeScript
15 4 (0.16%) MATLAB
16 3 (0.12%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 435 (17.37%) Security Cleared
2 254 (10.14%) DV Cleared
3 238 (9.50%) SC Cleared
4 207 (8.26%) Degree
5 133 (5.31%) Cisco Certification
6 114 (4.55%) CCNA
7 85 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 65 (2.59%) Azure Certification
9 48 (1.92%) CCNP
10 45 (1.80%) MCSE
11 35 (1.40%) Computer Science Degree
12 31 (1.24%) AWS Certification
13 26 (1.04%) CISSP
14 23 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 22 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
16 20 (0.80%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
16 20 (0.80%) PMI Certification
17 18 (0.72%) MCSA
18 16 (0.64%) A+ Certification
18 16 (0.64%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 129 (5.15%) SLA
2 60 (2.40%) Cyber Essentials
3 57 (2.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (0.84%) NIST
5 16 (0.64%) Data Quality
5 16 (0.64%) GDPR
6 13 (0.52%) QA
7 11 (0.44%) SOC 2
8 10 (0.40%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 6 (0.24%) Accessibility
9 6 (0.24%) ISO 9001
10 5 (0.20%) SOC 1
11 4 (0.16%) PCI DSS
12 1 (0.040%) PMO
System Software
1 828 (33.05%) Active Directory
2 555 (22.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 422 (16.85%) Hyper-V
4 127 (5.07%) Docker
5 105 (4.19%) VMware ESXi
6 101 (4.03%) vSphere
7 92 (3.67%) Virtual Machines
8 44 (1.76%) Firmware
9 28 (1.12%) Virtual Desktop
9 28 (1.12%) Virtual Servers
10 24 (0.96%) XenApp
11 21 (0.84%) VMware NSX
12 13 (0.52%) XenDesktop
13 12 (0.48%) pfSense
13 12 (0.48%) VMware Server
14 10 (0.40%) KVM
14 10 (0.40%) NFS
15 8 (0.32%) Microsoft App-V
16 7 (0.28%) OpenSSH
17 6 (0.24%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 252 (10.06%) Microsoft Intune
2 210 (8.38%) Ansible
3 178 (7.11%) SCCM
4 160 (6.39%) Terraform
5 145 (5.79%) Kubernetes
6 79 (3.15%) vCenter Server
7 71 (2.83%) WSUS
8 70 (2.79%) Puppet
9 48 (1.92%) SCOM
10 43 (1.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 42 (1.68%) Active Directory Federation Services
12 41 (1.64%) FortiGate
13 36 (1.44%) EMC NetWorker
14 32 (1.28%) Failover Clustering
15 30 (1.20%) ZABBIX
16 22 (0.88%) Nagios
17 21 (0.84%) Single Sign-On
18 17 (0.68%) Docker Swarm
18 17 (0.68%) Microsoft Clustering
19 16 (0.64%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 915 (36.53%) Microsoft
2 873 (34.85%) VMware
3 333 (13.29%) Cisco
4 178 (7.11%) Veeam
5 171 (6.83%) Citrix
6 112 (4.47%) HP
7 105 (4.19%) Red Hat
8 84 (3.35%) Dell
9 82 (3.27%) Fortinet
10 72 (2.87%) Meraki
11 71 (2.83%) Aruba
12 62 (2.48%) Palo Alto
13 56 (2.24%) SolarWinds
14 54 (2.16%) NetApp
15 49 (1.96%) EMC
16 47 (1.88%) Google
17 45 (1.80%) Sophos
18 44 (1.76%) Juniper
19 40 (1.60%) Oracle
20 38 (1.52%) ServiceNow