Senior Infrastructure Engineer Jobs in the UK excluding London

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
UK > UK excluding London

The median Senior Infrastructure Engineer salary in the UK excluding London is £57,350 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 21 May 2024.

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

6 months to
21 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 420 563 646
Rank change year-on-year +143 +83 -179
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Engineer 386 177 207
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.54% 0.30% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 0.34% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 306 137 173
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £34,000
25th Percentile £47,000 £43,750 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,350 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.24% +5.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £67,968 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £72,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% +1.85% +8.00%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK excluding London

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. 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.

Permanent vacancies in the UK excluding London with a recognized job title 68,037 52,505 69,646
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.84% 89.19% 95.73%
Number of salaries quoted 48,012 29,939 42,827
10th Percentile £26,750 £29,750 £28,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £53,325 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.24% +6.65% +5.26%
75th Percentile £63,750 £68,750 £66,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings that featured Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the UK excluding London

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Salary trend for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the UK excluding London

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 21 May 2024.

Salary histogram for Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the UK excluding London

Senior Infrastructure Engineer
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 Senior Infrastructure Engineer within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 21 May 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 +115 103 £62,783 +21.91% 7
South East +43 90 £60,000 +4.35% 8
South West +27 68 £52,500 +16.67% 10
North West +59 61 £62,783 +23.10% 2
Midlands -1 60 £52,000 -0.95% 10
West Midlands +12 37 £55,000 +4.76% 8
East of England +30 33 £46,500 -15.45% 3
Yorkshire +84 23 £62,783 +16.80% 3
East Midlands -15 23 £47,500 -9.52% 2
North East +6 19 £62,783 +16.80% 2
Scotland -60 17 £47,500 -7.32% 4
Wales - 14 £41,067 -
Northern Ireland +23 1 £51,000 +27.50%
Senior Infrastructure Engineer
UK

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London

For the 6 months to 21 May 2024, Senior Infrastructure Engineer job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the UK excluding London region featuring Senior Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 379 (98.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 204 (52.85%) Windows
3 168 (43.52%) Azure
4 150 (38.86%) VMware
5 118 (30.57%) AWS
6 117 (30.31%) Microsoft
7 116 (30.05%) Linux
8 109 (28.24%) VMware Infrastructure
9 101 (26.17%) Active Directory
10 94 (24.35%) DNS
11 89 (23.06%) Windows Server
12 85 (22.02%) PowerShell
13 83 (21.50%) ITIL
14 82 (21.24%) DevOps
15 77 (19.95%) Security Cleared
16 75 (19.43%) Ansible
17 74 (19.17%) Mentoring
18 73 (18.91%) Microsoft 365
19 66 (17.10%) DHCP
20 65 (16.84%) Hyper-V
21 64 (16.58%) Python
22 61 (15.80%) Problem-Solving
23 58 (15.03%) Public Sector
23 58 (15.03%) Bash
24 57 (14.77%) Coaching
25 56 (14.51%) Kubernetes
26 55 (14.25%) Public Cloud
27 53 (13.73%) Terraform
28 52 (13.47%) Docker
29 48 (12.44%) Change Management

Senior Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
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 34 (8.81%) Microsoft Exchange
2 24 (6.22%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.78%) Confluence
3 3 (0.78%) IIS
4 1 (0.26%) JBoss
4 1 (0.26%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.52%) AutoCAD
2 2 (0.52%) CATIA
2 2 (0.52%) NASTRAN
Business Applications
1 4 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.52%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 168 (43.52%) Azure
2 118 (30.57%) AWS
3 73 (18.91%) Microsoft 365
4 41 (10.62%) SaaS
5 37 (9.59%) Entra ID
6 36 (9.33%) OpenShift
7 35 (9.07%) IaaS
8 18 (4.66%) Amazon EC2
9 16 (4.15%) AWS CloudFormation
9 16 (4.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 15 (3.89%) Amazon S3
10 15 (3.89%) AWS Lambda
10 15 (3.89%) Serverless
11 14 (3.63%) Nutanix
12 12 (3.11%) AWS KMS
12 12 (3.11%) Azure Key Vault
12 12 (3.11%) CloudFront
12 12 (3.11%) Power Platform
12 12 (3.11%) Route 53
13 10 (2.59%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 94 (24.35%) DNS
2 66 (17.10%) DHCP
3 41 (10.62%) HTTP
4 39 (10.10%) Firewall
4 39 (10.10%) TCP/IP
5 34 (8.81%) SAN
6 31 (8.03%) LAN
7 23 (5.96%) WAN
8 20 (5.18%) VPN
9 15 (3.89%) VLAN
10 14 (3.63%) Wireless
11 12 (3.11%) VoIP
12 10 (2.59%) WLAN
13 8 (2.07%) SSL
13 8 (2.07%) Wi-Fi
14 7 (1.81%) NetScaler
14 7 (1.81%) Network Security
15 6 (1.55%) SD-WAN
15 6 (1.55%) TETRA
16 5 (1.30%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.66%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.40%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (1.81%) MySQL
4 4 (1.04%) Amazon Aurora
4 4 (1.04%) DB2
4 4 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (1.04%) RDBMS
4 4 (1.04%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.26%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (0.26%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.26%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 24 (6.22%) GitLab
2 21 (5.44%) Artifactory
3 7 (1.81%) Git
4 3 (0.78%) Bitbucket
4 3 (0.78%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.78%) JIRA
General
1 58 (15.03%) Public Sector
2 35 (9.07%) Social Skills
3 33 (8.55%) Finance
4 21 (5.44%) Aerospace
5 18 (4.66%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (3.37%) Automotive
7 9 (2.33%) Advertising
7 9 (2.33%) Manufacturing
8 8 (2.07%) Legal
8 8 (2.07%) Retail
9 7 (1.81%) Law
10 5 (1.30%) Documentation Skills
11 3 (0.78%) Military
11 3 (0.78%) Social Housing
12 2 (0.52%) Influencing Skills
12 2 (0.52%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.26%) Organisational Skills
13 1 (0.26%) Presentation Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.30%) LDAP
2 3 (0.78%) AWS CDK
3 1 (0.26%) .NET
3 1 (0.26%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.26%) JSON
3 1 (0.26%) Middleware
3 1 (0.26%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 55 (14.25%) Public Cloud
2 45 (11.66%) Hybrid Cloud
3 38 (9.84%) Data Centre
4 17 (4.40%) PKI
5 14 (3.63%) IoT
6 12 (3.11%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (2.07%) CMDB
7 8 (2.07%) Driving Licence
8 5 (1.30%) Onboarding
9 4 (1.04%) EFT
10 3 (0.78%) EMC VNX
10 3 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (0.78%) PMI
10 3 (0.78%) Robotics
11 2 (0.52%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (0.52%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.26%) Cyber Threat
12 1 (0.26%) Data Protection Act
12 1 (0.26%) Greenfield Project
12 1 (0.26%) Low-Code
Operating Systems
1 204 (52.85%) Windows
2 116 (30.05%) Linux
3 89 (23.06%) Windows Server
4 35 (9.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (7.51%) Windows Server 2016
6 26 (6.74%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (6.22%) Windows Server 2019
8 16 (4.15%) Windows 10
9 15 (3.89%) Unix
10 11 (2.85%) Windows 7
11 9 (2.33%) CentOS
11 9 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (1.30%) Ubuntu
14 4 (1.04%) Rocky
14 4 (1.04%) Windows 2000
14 4 (1.04%) Windows NT
14 4 (1.04%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.78%) Amazon Linux
16 1 (0.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 379 (98.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 83 (21.50%) ITIL
3 82 (21.24%) DevOps
4 74 (19.17%) Mentoring
5 61 (15.80%) Problem-Solving
6 57 (14.77%) Coaching
7 48 (12.44%) Change Management
8 45 (11.66%) Infrastructure as Code
9 36 (9.33%) Migration
10 35 (9.07%) Roadmaps
11 34 (8.81%) Software Architecture
12 31 (8.03%) Cybersecurity
12 31 (8.03%) Decision-Making
13 30 (7.77%) Actionable Insight
14 27 (6.99%) Disaster Recovery
14 27 (6.99%) Service Management
15 24 (6.22%) Site Reliability Engineering
16 23 (5.96%) Agile
16 23 (5.96%) Technical Leadership
17 21 (5.44%) Operational Stability
Programming Languages
1 85 (22.02%) PowerShell
2 64 (16.58%) Python
3 58 (15.03%) Bash
4 37 (9.59%) Java
5 14 (3.63%) Perl
6 4 (1.04%) SQL
7 3 (0.78%) TypeScript
8 2 (0.52%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.26%) AWK
9 1 (0.26%) Bicep
9 1 (0.26%) C#
9 1 (0.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 77 (19.95%) Security Cleared
2 45 (11.66%) SC Cleared
3 40 (10.36%) Degree
3 40 (10.36%) DV Cleared
4 17 (4.40%) Computer Science Degree
5 12 (3.11%) AWS Certification
5 12 (3.11%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
5 12 (3.11%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
6 11 (2.85%) HNC
7 7 (1.81%) Azure Certification
8 5 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (1.04%) A+ Certification
9 4 (1.04%) MCSE
9 4 (1.04%) Network+ Certification
10 3 (0.78%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.26%) CCNA
12 1 (0.26%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.63%) Data Quality
2 9 (2.33%) SLA
3 2 (0.52%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.26%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.26%) GDPR
4 1 (0.26%) NCSC
System Software
1 109 (28.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 101 (26.17%) Active Directory
3 65 (16.84%) Hyper-V
4 52 (13.47%) Docker
5 28 (7.25%) Virtual Machines
6 22 (5.70%) VMware ESXi
7 16 (4.15%) vSphere
8 4 (1.04%) Firmware
9 3 (0.78%) KVM
9 3 (0.78%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (0.26%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 75 (19.43%) Ansible
2 56 (14.51%) Kubernetes
3 53 (13.73%) Terraform
4 38 (9.84%) Puppet
5 28 (7.25%) Microsoft Intune
6 25 (6.48%) SCCM
7 20 (5.18%) vCenter Server
8 12 (3.11%) CA Single Sign-On
8 12 (3.11%) Single Sign-On
9 11 (2.85%) SCOM
9 11 (2.85%) WSUS
10 7 (1.81%) EMC NetWorker
11 6 (1.55%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 6 (1.55%) Nagios
12 4 (1.04%) Data Guard
12 4 (1.04%) SmoothWall
12 4 (1.04%) VxRail
13 3 (0.78%) Check_MK
13 3 (0.78%) Nessus
13 3 (0.78%) Progress Chef
Vendors
1 150 (38.86%) VMware
2 117 (30.31%) Microsoft
3 39 (10.10%) Red Hat
4 26 (6.74%) Cisco
5 15 (3.89%) Citrix
6 13 (3.37%) Veeam
7 12 (3.11%) CA
7 12 (3.11%) CyberArk
7 12 (3.11%) EMC
7 12 (3.11%) Oracle
7 12 (3.11%) ServiceNow
8 11 (2.85%) BMC
9 10 (2.59%) Aruba
10 8 (2.07%) Dell
10 8 (2.07%) Fortinet
10 8 (2.07%) Globalscape
10 8 (2.07%) NetApp
11 7 (1.81%) HP
11 7 (1.81%) SolarWinds
12 6 (1.55%) Commvault