IT Infrastructure Engineer Jobs with Work from Home Options

IT Infrastructure Engineer
UK > Work from Home

The median IT Infrastructure Engineer salary for remote or hybrid work is £46,500 per year, according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months leading to 23 July 2024.

The table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
23 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 443 531 785
Rank change year-on-year +88 +254 -189
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Infrastructure Engineer 90 64 112
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.31% 0.19% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.20% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 70 62 101
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £36,500
25th Percentile £39,625 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £46,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.33% -5.26% +11.76%
75th Percentile £52,500 £58,438 £57,500
90th Percentile £57,750 £62,500 £67,500
UK median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £46,500
% change year-on-year -15.00% +7.53% +9.41%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Work from Home

For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies with WFH or hybrid options. 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 28,056 32,054 76,714
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 96.22% 95.81% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 20,550 24,149 44,854
10th Percentile £33,800 £36,750 £36,250
25th Percentile £42,500 £46,750 £45,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.00% +4.17% +9.09%
75th Percentile £75,000 £80,000 £80,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £54,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +9.09%

IT Infrastructure Engineer
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

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

IT Infrastructure Engineer trend for jobs with a WFH option

IT 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 IT Infrastructure Engineer.

IT Infrastructure Engineer salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

IT Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing IT Infrastructure Engineer over the 6 months to 23 July 2024.

IT Infrastructure Engineer salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2024, IT 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 IT Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 90 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 64 (71.11%) Windows
3 59 (65.56%) Active Directory
4 56 (62.22%) Azure
5 52 (57.78%) Microsoft
6 45 (50.00%) Microsoft 365
7 43 (47.78%) Windows Server
8 42 (46.67%) VMware
9 34 (37.78%) Firewall
10 29 (32.22%) VMware Infrastructure
11 28 (31.11%) PowerShell
12 24 (26.67%) DNS
12 24 (26.67%) Cisco
12 24 (26.67%) DHCP
12 24 (26.67%) Windows Server 2016
13 23 (25.56%) Hyper-V
14 21 (23.33%) Linux
15 19 (21.11%) Wi-Fi
15 19 (21.11%) SCCM
16 18 (20.00%) Entra ID
17 17 (18.89%) Problem-Solving
17 17 (18.89%) WAN
18 14 (15.56%) Microsoft Exchange
18 14 (15.56%) Windows Server 2019
18 14 (15.56%) SD-WAN
19 13 (14.44%) ITIL
20 12 (13.33%) TCP/IP
20 12 (13.33%) SAN
20 12 (13.33%) Social Skills
20 12 (13.33%) Meraki

IT 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 14 (15.56%) Microsoft Exchange
2 10 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 8 (8.89%) IIS
4 1 (1.11%) Confluence
4 1 (1.11%) Moodle
4 1 (1.11%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.11%) Trello
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 56 (62.22%) Azure
2 45 (50.00%) Microsoft 365
3 18 (20.00%) Entra ID
4 10 (11.11%) Nutanix
5 9 (10.00%) Mimecast
6 7 (7.78%) AWS
7 2 (2.22%) OneDrive
8 1 (1.11%) IaaS
8 1 (1.11%) OCI
8 1 (1.11%) Power Platform
8 1 (1.11%) Slack
8 1 (1.11%) WhatsApp
Communications & Networking
1 34 (37.78%) Firewall
2 24 (26.67%) DHCP
2 24 (26.67%) DNS
3 19 (21.11%) Wi-Fi
4 17 (18.89%) WAN
5 14 (15.56%) SD-WAN
6 12 (13.33%) SAN
6 12 (13.33%) TCP/IP
7 10 (11.11%) VLAN
8 8 (8.89%) LAN
9 7 (7.78%) Network Security
10 6 (6.67%) VPN
11 2 (2.22%) BGP
11 2 (2.22%) HTTP
11 2 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (2.22%) NAS
11 2 (2.22%) PBX
11 2 (2.22%) Wireless
11 2 (2.22%) WLAN
12 1 (1.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.33%) MySQL
1 3 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.11%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 3 (3.33%) Axure RP
2 1 (1.11%) JIRA
General
1 12 (13.33%) Social Skills
2 5 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.56%) Finance
2 5 (5.56%) Law
2 5 (5.56%) Legal
3 4 (4.44%) Public Sector
4 3 (3.33%) Japanese Language
5 2 (2.22%) Electronics
5 2 (2.22%) Welsh Language
6 1 (1.11%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.11%) Military
6 1 (1.11%) Organisational Skills
6 1 (1.11%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.78%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.44%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (3.33%) iPad
4 2 (2.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.22%) Fat Client
4 2 (2.22%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.22%) Replication
4 2 (2.22%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.11%) Cloud Native
5 1 (1.11%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 64 (71.11%) Windows
2 43 (47.78%) Windows Server
3 24 (26.67%) Windows Server 2016
4 21 (23.33%) Linux
5 14 (15.56%) Windows Server 2019
6 8 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (7.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (7.78%) Windows 10
8 4 (4.44%) Android
9 2 (2.22%) Unix
9 2 (2.22%) Windows 7
9 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.11%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 17 (18.89%) Problem-Solving
3 13 (14.44%) ITIL
4 11 (12.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (10.00%) Migration
5 9 (10.00%) Project Management
6 8 (8.89%) Preventative Maintenance
7 7 (7.78%) Containerisation
8 6 (6.67%) Customer Service
8 6 (6.67%) Roadmaps
8 6 (6.67%) Service Delivery
9 5 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (5.56%) Line Management
10 4 (4.44%) Capacity Management
10 4 (4.44%) Collaborative Working
10 4 (4.44%) Identity Management
10 4 (4.44%) Information Security
10 4 (4.44%) Service Management
11 3 (3.33%) Incident Management
11 3 (3.33%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 28 (31.11%) PowerShell
2 6 (6.67%) Python
2 6 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (11.11%) Degree
2 7 (7.78%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.67%) Azure Certification
4 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (4.44%) DBS Check
5 4 (4.44%) MCSE
6 2 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.22%) CCNP
6 2 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.11%) CCNA
7 1 (1.11%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (1.11%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.11%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.11%) HNC
7 1 (1.11%) HND
7 1 (1.11%) MCP
System Software
1 59 (65.56%) Active Directory
2 29 (32.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (25.56%) Hyper-V
4 7 (7.78%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (6.67%) vSphere
6 5 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.22%) Firmware
8 1 (1.11%) Docker
8 1 (1.11%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (21.11%) SCCM
2 8 (8.89%) WSUS
3 7 (7.78%) Ansible
4 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 6 (6.67%) SCOM
5 5 (5.56%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (4.44%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 1 (1.11%) HAProxy
7 1 (1.11%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 52 (57.78%) Microsoft
2 42 (46.67%) VMware
3 24 (26.67%) Cisco
4 12 (13.33%) Meraki
5 8 (8.89%) Nasuni
5 8 (8.89%) Rapid7
6 7 (7.78%) Oracle
7 6 (6.67%) Citrix
7 6 (6.67%) Red Hat
8 5 (5.56%) Fortinet
8 5 (5.56%) Veeam
9 4 (4.44%) Commvault
9 4 (4.44%) SolarWinds
10 3 (3.33%) Apple
10 3 (3.33%) Aruba
10 3 (3.33%) NetApp
10 3 (3.33%) ServiceNow
11 2 (2.22%) Extreme Networks
11 2 (2.22%) Okta
11 2 (2.22%) Zerto