The median annual salary for a Infrastructure Operations Engineer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

Infrastructure Operations Engineer
UK
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 857 921 947
Rank change year-on-year +64 +26  
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Operations Engineer 7 28 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.027% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.028% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 7 23 4
Median salary £47,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.45% +3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £34,600 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,250
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 81427 99650 104367
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.26% 96.36% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 67614 83405 85224
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Infrastructure Operations Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Infrastructure Operations Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Operations Engineer in the UK

Infrastructure Operations Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Infrastructure Operations Engineer in the UK

Infrastructure Operations Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Operations Engineer over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Infrastructure Operations Engineer in the UK

Infrastructure Operations Engineer
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Operations Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +68 7 £47,500 +14.45%
South East +64 4 £46,250 -15.90%
Portsmouth - 3 £47,500 -
Hampshire - 3 £47,500 -
London +70 2 £61,250 +47.59%
East of England +23 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Cambridge - 1 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £50,000 -

Infrastructure Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Infrastructure Operations 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 featuring Infrastructure Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 11 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (50.00%) DevOps
3 10 (45.45%) MySQL
4 9 (40.91%) Ubuntu
5 8 (36.36%) nginx
5 8 (36.36%) Windows
6 6 (27.27%) Python
6 6 (27.27%) Apache Solr
6 6 (27.27%) Bash Shell
6 6 (27.27%) Phusion Passenger
6 6 (27.27%) Percona
6 6 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
6 6 (27.27%) HAProxy
6 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
6 6 (27.27%) logstash
6 6 (27.27%) Galera Cluster
7 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
7 5 (22.73%) Ruby
7 5 (22.73%) Degree
8 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
8 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
8 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
8 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
8 4 (18.18%) LAN
8 4 (18.18%) WAN
8 4 (18.18%) SQL
8 4 (18.18%) Electronic Trading
8 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (18.18%) Puppet

Infrastructure Operations Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 8 (36.36%) nginx
2 6 (27.27%) Apache Solr
2 6 (27.27%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (13.64%) IIS
4 1 (4.55%) OpenStack
4 1 (4.55%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 4 (18.18%) LAN
1 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 4 (18.18%) WAN
2 3 (13.64%) DNS
3 2 (9.09%) DHCP
3 2 (9.09%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) HTTP
4 1 (4.55%) Internet
4 1 (4.55%) Intranet
4 1 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.55%) TeamCity
1 1 (4.55%) Vagrant
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (13.64%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) Phusion Passenger
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.09%) Hedge funds
2 2 (9.09%) Private Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (40.91%) Ubuntu
3 8 (36.36%) Windows
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) DevOps
2 4 (18.18%) Electronic Trading
2 4 (18.18%) High Availability
2 4 (18.18%) Low Latency
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.55%) Change Management
4 1 (4.55%) Compliance Audit
4 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
4 1 (4.55%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.55%) MVC
4 1 (4.55%) Open Source
4 1 (4.55%) Project Management
4 1 (4.55%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (4.55%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.55%) Virtual Environments
4 1 (4.55%) Web Operations
4 1 (4.55%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) Bash Shell
1 6 (27.27%) Python
2 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
2 5 (22.73%) Ruby
3 4 (18.18%) SQL
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) MCP
3 1 (4.55%) MCSE
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 1 (4.55%) KVM
Systems Management
1 11 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (27.27%) Galera Cluster
2 6 (27.27%) HAProxy
2 6 (27.27%) logstash
3 4 (18.18%) Puppet
4 1 (4.55%) Packer
4 1 (4.55%) SCCM
4 1 (4.55%) SCOM
4 1 (4.55%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Percona
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) HP
3 2 (9.09%) VMware
4 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco
4 1 (4.55%) Supermicro