Infrastructure Engineer Jobs with Work from Home Options

Infrastructure Engineer
UK > Work from Home

The median Infrastructure Engineer salary in Work from Home is £50,000 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 20 April 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
20 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 129 239 281
Rank change year-on-year +110 +42 -78
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 809 633 879
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 2.40% 1.45% 1.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.51% 1.51% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 726 539 702
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +4.17%
75th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £61,250
90th Percentile £70,625 £77,900 £74,200
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - - +8.70%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Work from Home

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies with a WFH option. 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 Work from Home with a recognized job title 32,292 42,013 64,370
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 95.98% 95.99% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 24,851 29,803 41,929
10th Percentile £32,750 £36,500 £36,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.40% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £75,000 £81,250 £78,750
90th Percentile £92,500 £100,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £52,550 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.42% - +9.09%

Infrastructure Engineer
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option which featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Infrastructure Engineer trend for jobs with a WFH option

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Infrastructure Engineer.

Infrastructure Engineer salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Infrastructure Engineer over the 6 months to 20 April 2024.

Infrastructure Engineer salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Job Vacancies with WFH Options

For the 6 months to 20 April 2024, 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 jobs with remote work options featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 798 (98.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 431 (53.28%) Windows
3 395 (48.83%) Azure
4 333 (41.16%) Microsoft
5 316 (39.06%) Active Directory
6 296 (36.59%) VMware
7 257 (31.77%) Windows Server
8 253 (31.27%) Microsoft 365
9 214 (26.45%) VMware Infrastructure
10 203 (25.09%) Social Skills
11 189 (23.36%) ITIL
12 187 (23.11%) Linux
13 184 (22.74%) Firewall
14 182 (22.50%) AWS
15 162 (20.02%) PowerShell
16 158 (19.53%) DNS
17 147 (18.17%) Problem-Solving
18 143 (17.68%) DevOps
19 128 (15.82%) Finance
20 125 (15.45%) Ansible
21 121 (14.96%) Mentoring
22 114 (14.09%) Microsoft Exchange
22 114 (14.09%) WAN
22 114 (14.09%) Data Centre
23 110 (13.60%) DHCP
24 107 (13.23%) Terraform
25 105 (12.98%) Hyper-V
26 103 (12.73%) LAN
27 100 (12.36%) Cisco
28 97 (11.99%) Infrastructure as Code

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities with WFH Options 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
1 114 (14.09%) Microsoft Exchange
2 43 (5.32%) SharePoint
3 25 (3.09%) IIS
4 9 (1.11%) Confluence
5 8 (0.99%) Apache
6 4 (0.49%) CMS
6 4 (0.49%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.25%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.25%) Jupyter
7 2 (0.25%) nginx
8 1 (0.12%) Moodle
Applications
1 17 (2.10%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (0.49%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.25%) AutoCAD
3 2 (0.25%) CATIA
3 2 (0.25%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.25%) NASTRAN
3 2 (0.25%) Trello
4 1 (0.12%) 1Password
Business Applications
1 3 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.25%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 395 (48.83%) Azure
2 253 (31.27%) Microsoft 365
3 182 (22.50%) AWS
4 97 (11.99%) Entra ID
5 76 (9.39%) IaaS
6 43 (5.32%) GitHub
7 41 (5.07%) SaaS
8 32 (3.96%) Nutanix
9 26 (3.21%) GCP
10 24 (2.97%) Serverless
11 23 (2.84%) PaaS
11 23 (2.84%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 21 (2.60%) Amazon EC2
12 21 (2.60%) AWS CloudFormation
13 18 (2.22%) Amazon S3
13 18 (2.22%) AWS Lambda
14 16 (1.98%) Route 53
15 15 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
16 13 (1.61%) Azure Key Vault
16 13 (1.61%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 184 (22.74%) Firewall
2 158 (19.53%) DNS
3 114 (14.09%) WAN
4 110 (13.60%) DHCP
5 103 (12.73%) LAN
6 81 (10.01%) SAN
7 71 (8.78%) VPN
8 38 (4.70%) Wi-Fi
9 34 (4.20%) SD-WAN
10 32 (3.96%) Wireless
11 31 (3.83%) Internet
12 30 (3.71%) TCP/IP
13 28 (3.46%) BGP
13 28 (3.46%) Network Security
14 26 (3.21%) VLAN
15 24 (2.97%) WLAN
16 20 (2.47%) MPLS
17 16 (1.98%) OSPF
18 13 (1.61%) HTTP
18 13 (1.61%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 21 (2.60%) Amazon RDS
3 18 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
4 12 (1.48%) MySQL
5 5 (0.62%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (0.37%) Data Lake
7 2 (0.25%) Apache Hive
7 2 (0.25%) Apache Pinot
7 2 (0.25%) Big Data
7 2 (0.25%) DB2
7 2 (0.25%) DynamoDB
7 2 (0.25%) Flink
7 2 (0.25%) Power BI
7 2 (0.25%) Presto
8 1 (0.12%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.12%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.12%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 57 (7.05%) GitLab
2 42 (5.19%) Git
3 25 (3.09%) JIRA
4 21 (2.60%) Artifactory
5 20 (2.47%) Jenkins
6 10 (1.24%) Trac
7 7 (0.87%) Bitbucket
8 5 (0.62%) MSI
9 4 (0.49%) Sonatype Nexus
9 4 (0.49%) Subversion
General
1 203 (25.09%) Social Skills
2 128 (15.82%) Finance
3 60 (7.42%) Public Sector
4 58 (7.17%) Analytical Skills
5 32 (3.96%) Banking
6 25 (3.09%) Advertising
7 21 (2.60%) Documentation Skills
8 20 (2.47%) Telecoms
9 16 (1.98%) Law
9 16 (1.98%) Retail
10 15 (1.85%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 15 (1.85%) Investment Banking
11 14 (1.73%) Legal
12 8 (0.99%) Military
13 7 (0.87%) Japanese Language
14 6 (0.74%) Automotive
15 5 (0.62%) Organisational Skills
16 4 (0.49%) Aerospace
16 4 (0.49%) Manufacturing
16 4 (0.49%) Tech for Good
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.24%) .NET
2 6 (0.74%) .NET Framework
2 6 (0.74%) LDAP
2 6 (0.74%) XML
3 4 (0.49%) Kafka
3 4 (0.49%) SAML
4 3 (0.37%) AWS CDK
4 3 (0.37%) JSON
4 3 (0.37%) Software Packaging
4 3 (0.37%) YAML
5 2 (0.25%) ARM Templates
5 2 (0.25%) Django
5 2 (0.25%) GraphQL
5 2 (0.25%) Lightning Web Components
5 2 (0.25%) Middleware
5 2 (0.25%) Node.js
5 2 (0.25%) OAuth
5 2 (0.25%) RESTful
5 2 (0.25%) Web Services
6 1 (0.12%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 114 (14.09%) Data Centre
2 76 (9.39%) Public Cloud
3 38 (4.70%) Hybrid Cloud
4 36 (4.45%) PKI
5 33 (4.08%) Self-Motivation
6 25 (3.09%) Private Cloud
7 23 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
7 23 (2.84%) Management Information System
8 21 (2.60%) IoT
9 19 (2.35%) Cloud Native
10 16 (1.98%) Clustering
11 13 (1.61%) Virtual Team
12 12 (1.48%) CMDB
13 10 (1.24%) Driving Licence
13 10 (1.24%) IBM Mainframe
13 10 (1.24%) Mainframe
13 10 (1.24%) Security Posture
14 8 (0.99%) Client/Server
14 8 (0.99%) EFT
15 7 (0.87%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 431 (53.28%) Windows
2 257 (31.77%) Windows Server
3 187 (23.11%) Linux
4 65 (8.03%) Windows Server 2016
5 64 (7.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 56 (6.92%) Windows Server 2019
7 45 (5.56%) Unix
8 38 (4.70%) Windows 10
9 26 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 18 (2.22%) Ubuntu
10 18 (2.22%) VMS
11 15 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
12 13 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
13 10 (1.24%) Mac OS
13 10 (1.24%) zOS
14 8 (0.99%) Android
14 8 (0.99%) Apple iOS
15 6 (0.74%) Windows 7
16 5 (0.62%) Windows 2000
16 5 (0.62%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 798 (98.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 189 (23.36%) ITIL
3 147 (18.17%) Problem-Solving
4 143 (17.68%) DevOps
5 121 (14.96%) Mentoring
6 97 (11.99%) Infrastructure as Code
7 95 (11.74%) Coaching
8 73 (9.02%) Migration
9 70 (8.65%) Change Management
10 66 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
11 64 (7.91%) Agile
11 64 (7.91%) Cybersecurity
12 61 (7.54%) CI/CD
13 51 (6.30%) Service Management
14 50 (6.18%) Roadmaps
15 46 (5.69%) Continuous Improvement
16 45 (5.56%) Customer Service
17 40 (4.94%) Root Cause Analysis
18 33 (4.08%) Information Security
18 33 (4.08%) Operational Stability
Programming Languages
1 162 (20.02%) PowerShell
2 81 (10.01%) Python
3 62 (7.66%) Bash
4 39 (4.82%) SQL
5 31 (3.83%) Perl
6 15 (1.85%) Korn
6 15 (1.85%) Ruby
7 8 (0.99%) ActionScript
7 8 (0.99%) Java
7 8 (0.99%) VB
8 5 (0.62%) Bicep
9 4 (0.49%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.37%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.25%) Go
11 2 (0.25%) Kusto Query Language
12 1 (0.12%) AWK
12 1 (0.12%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 86 (10.63%) Degree
2 71 (8.78%) Security Cleared
3 48 (5.93%) SC Cleared
4 22 (2.72%) Computer Science Degree
5 20 (2.47%) AWS Certification
6 17 (2.10%) Azure Certification
6 17 (2.10%) DV Cleared
6 17 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (1.98%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
8 13 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (1.36%) CCNA
10 10 (1.24%) AWS Certified DevOps Engineer
11 9 (1.11%) DBS Check
12 8 (0.99%) MCSE
13 7 (0.87%) BPSS Clearance
14 5 (0.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 4 (0.49%) MCP
16 3 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
16 3 (0.37%) MCSA
16 3 (0.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (4.82%) SLA
2 17 (2.10%) Cyber Essentials
3 16 (1.98%) Data Quality
4 15 (1.85%) NIST
5 14 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 8 (0.99%) QA
7 6 (0.74%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 2 (0.25%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.25%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.25%) PMO
9 1 (0.12%) Accessibility
System Software
1 316 (39.06%) Active Directory
2 214 (26.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 105 (12.98%) Hyper-V
4 60 (7.42%) Docker
5 54 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
6 48 (5.93%) VMware ESXi
7 39 (4.82%) vSphere
8 10 (1.24%) NFS
8 10 (1.24%) pfSense
9 9 (1.11%) DFS Replication
9 9 (1.11%) Virtual Servers
9 9 (1.11%) XenApp
10 8 (0.99%) OpenSSH
11 6 (0.74%) Firmware
11 6 (0.74%) Virtual Desktop
12 5 (0.62%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.37%) KVM
13 3 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (0.37%) VMware NSX
14 2 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 125 (15.45%) Ansible
2 107 (13.23%) Terraform
3 89 (11.00%) Microsoft Intune
4 70 (8.65%) SCCM
5 42 (5.19%) Kubernetes
6 34 (4.20%) vCenter Server
6 34 (4.20%) WSUS
7 29 (3.58%) Puppet
8 28 (3.46%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 19 (2.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 15 (1.85%) Red Hat Satellite
10 15 (1.85%) SCOM
10 15 (1.85%) Single Sign-On
11 12 (1.48%) CA Single Sign-On
11 12 (1.48%) Docker Swarm
11 12 (1.48%) Grafana
12 10 (1.24%) PowerCLI
12 10 (1.24%) SCDPM
12 10 (1.24%) ZABBIX
13 9 (1.11%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 333 (41.16%) Microsoft
2 296 (36.59%) VMware
3 100 (12.36%) Cisco
4 70 (8.65%) Veeam
5 54 (6.67%) Citrix
6 44 (5.44%) HP
7 35 (4.33%) Meraki
8 32 (3.96%) Red Hat
9 25 (3.09%) Google
10 24 (2.97%) IBM
11 21 (2.60%) Fortinet
12 19 (2.35%) ServiceNow
13 18 (2.22%) EMC
13 18 (2.22%) Juniper
13 18 (2.22%) Sophos
13 18 (2.22%) Splunk
14 17 (2.10%) Dynatrace
15 16 (1.98%) Aruba
16 15 (1.85%) Sun
16 15 (1.85%) TOWER Software