Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer was £41,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1158 1191 1292
Rank change year-on-year +33 +101 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer 40 27 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.022% 0.014% 0.007%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.015% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 38 26 15
UK median annual salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.89% +5.88% +8.28%
10th Percentile £27,500 £35,000 £33,400
90th Percentile £48,750 £58,750 £48,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,250 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.42% +3.13% +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 170720 182020 210826
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.77% 96.48% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 136880 152336 175085
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer in the UK

Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 19 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
England +57 39 £41,000 -13.68% 3
UK excluding London +49 28 £40,250 -2.42% 2
London +9 12 £41,000 -18.00% 1
South East +58 10 £42,500 +3.03% 2
East of England +24 9 £43,750 +16.67%
Midlands - 4 £34,000 -
West Midlands - 4 £34,000 -
North of England +4 3 £29,000 -31.76%
Yorkshire +26 2 £28,250 -33.53%
South West +28 1 £27,500 -45.00%
Wales - 1 £32,500 -
North West - 1 £38,000 -

Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Senior Infrastructure Support 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 Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer in the job title.

1 39 (97.50%) Windows
2 35 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 33 (82.50%) VMware
4 32 (80.00%) Windows Server
5 30 (75.00%) Microsoft
6 28 (70.00%) Office 365
7 24 (60.00%) Windows 10
7 24 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 22 (55.00%) Citrix
9 21 (52.50%) ITIL
9 21 (52.50%) Firewall
10 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
11 17 (42.50%) Windows 7
12 16 (40.00%) DNS
13 15 (37.50%) MS Exchange
14 14 (35.00%) MCSE
14 14 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
14 14 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 14 (35.00%) Hyper-V
15 13 (32.50%) Windows Server 2012
15 13 (32.50%) SAN
15 13 (32.50%) Cisco
15 13 (32.50%) SharePoint
16 12 (30.00%) CCNA
16 12 (30.00%) Finance
16 12 (30.00%) HP
16 12 (30.00%) Skype for Business
17 11 (27.50%) Microsoft Azure
17 11 (27.50%) DHCP
17 11 (27.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Senior Infrastructure Support 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 15 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 13 (32.50%) SharePoint
3 12 (30.00%) Skype for Business
4 4 (10.00%) IIS
5 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (70.00%) Office 365
2 11 (27.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (12.50%) Mimecast
4 4 (10.00%) OneDrive
5 1 (2.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (52.50%) Firewall
2 16 (40.00%) DNS
3 13 (32.50%) SAN
4 11 (27.50%) DHCP
5 10 (25.00%) Unified Communications
6 9 (22.50%) TCP/IP
7 7 (17.50%) Skype
8 6 (15.00%) VPN
8 6 (15.00%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (12.50%) DDNS
9 5 (12.50%) LAN
9 5 (12.50%) VoIP
9 5 (12.50%) WAN
10 3 (7.50%) VLAN
11 2 (5.00%) MPLS
12 1 (2.50%) NAS
12 1 (2.50%) Network Security
12 1 (2.50%) Structured Cabling
12 1 (2.50%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
General
1 12 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Marketing
3 2 (5.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Front Office
4 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 5 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.00%) Replication
4 1 (2.50%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 39 (97.50%) Windows
2 32 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 24 (60.00%) Windows 10
4 17 (42.50%) Windows 7
5 13 (32.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (17.50%) Windows 8
8 6 (15.00%) Android
8 6 (15.00%) Apple iOS
8 6 (15.00%) Linux
9 5 (12.50%) Mac OS X
9 5 (12.50%) Windows Phone
10 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
12 1 (2.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) ITIL
2 10 (25.00%) Change Management
3 8 (20.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (17.50%) Business Continuity
4 7 (17.50%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (15.00%) Asset Management
5 6 (15.00%) Service Management
6 5 (12.50%) Email Management
6 5 (12.50%) ITIL V2
6 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 5 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (12.50%) Web Filtering
7 4 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (10.00%) Data Protection
7 4 (10.00%) Data Security
7 4 (10.00%) Trend Analysis
8 3 (7.50%) Project Management
9 2 (5.00%) Market Research
9 2 (5.00%) Migration
10 1 (2.50%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (35.00%) MCSE
1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (30.00%) CCNA
3 11 (27.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (22.50%) MCITP
5 5 (12.50%) MCSA
5 5 (12.50%) MCTS
5 5 (12.50%) VCAP
6 2 (5.00%) CCNP
7 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) SLA
2 4 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (5.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 35 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 24 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (35.00%) Hyper-V
4 8 (20.00%) vSphere
5 6 (15.00%) Terminal Services
6 5 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (10.00%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.50%) Terminal Server
8 1 (2.50%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Backup Exec
2 4 (10.00%) SCCM
3 2 (5.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 33 (82.50%) VMware
2 30 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 22 (55.00%) Citrix
4 13 (32.50%) Cisco
5 12 (30.00%) HP
6 7 (17.50%) Dell
6 7 (17.50%) Veeam
7 5 (12.50%) Acronis
7 5 (12.50%) NetApp
7 5 (12.50%) Symantec
8 4 (10.00%) Juniper
8 4 (10.00%) Polycom
9 3 (7.50%) Apple
10 2 (5.00%) SonicWALL
10 2 (5.00%) Sophos