The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Infrastructure Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 131 161 167
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 93 65 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.82% 1.19% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 1.24% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 86 50 49
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,700 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,400 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+0.26% +5.20%
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4835 5244 5186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.69% 95.82% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3948 3896 3785
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Berkshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Infrastructure Engineer
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +21 46 £36,750 +5.00% 8
Bracknell - 27 £45,000 -
Slough +2 7 £35,000 -22.22%
Wokingham - 4 £34,000 - 1
Newbury -2 1 £38,000 +16.92%
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Infrastructure Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Engineer in their job title.

1 147 (76.17%) Windows
2 139 (72.02%) VMware
3 125 (64.77%) Active Directory
4 112 (58.03%) Microsoft
5 99 (51.30%) Windows Server
6 89 (46.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 89 (46.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 85 (44.04%) MS Exchange
8 72 (37.31%) Data Centre
9 70 (36.27%) VMware Infrastructure
10 66 (34.20%) Firewall
11 65 (33.68%) DNS
12 63 (32.64%) Exchange Server 2010
13 54 (27.98%) Cisco
14 49 (25.39%) Hyper-V
15 42 (21.76%) Linux
16 41 (21.24%) Finance
17 40 (20.73%) Mentoring
18 38 (19.69%) SCCM
19 37 (19.17%) MS Excel
19 37 (19.17%) ITIL
20 36 (18.65%) Citrix
20 36 (18.65%) SAN
21 34 (17.62%) EMC
21 34 (17.62%) DHCP
22 32 (16.58%) HP
22 32 (16.58%) SQL
23 31 (16.06%) Windows Server 2003
24 29 (15.03%) Skype for Business
25 28 (14.51%) Load Balancing

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Infrastructure Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 85 (44.04%) MS Exchange
2 63 (32.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (15.03%) Skype for Business
4 23 (11.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 22 (11.40%) IIS
6 14 (7.25%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (5.18%) Apache
8 8 (4.15%) SharePoint
9 5 (2.59%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 37 (19.17%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.22%) AutoCAD
2 12 (6.22%) MS Project
3 4 (2.07%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.55%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.81%) SaaS
2 12 (6.22%) Office 365
3 9 (4.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (34.20%) Firewall
2 65 (33.68%) DNS
3 36 (18.65%) SAN
4 34 (17.62%) DHCP
5 28 (14.51%) LAN
6 25 (12.95%) WAN
7 17 (8.81%) HTTP
7 17 (8.81%) SMTP
7 17 (8.81%) TCP/IP
8 11 (5.70%) iSCSI
8 11 (5.70%) Skype
8 11 (5.70%) VPN
9 10 (5.18%) VLAN
9 10 (5.18%) Wireless
10 6 (3.11%) Fibre Channel
10 6 (3.11%) NAS
10 6 (3.11%) Network Security
11 5 (2.59%) FTP
12 4 (2.07%) MPLS
12 4 (2.07%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (11.40%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.66%) MySQL
3 4 (2.07%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
General
1 41 (21.24%) Finance
2 7 (3.63%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.59%) Legal
4 4 (2.07%) Retail
5 2 (1.04%) Advertising
6 1 (0.52%) Games
6 1 (0.52%) Law
6 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.25%) MSMQ
2 4 (2.07%) WAP
3 3 (1.55%) Web Services
4 2 (1.04%) .NET
5 1 (0.52%) HTML
5 1 (0.52%) libvirt
5 1 (0.52%) SAML
5 1 (0.52%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 72 (37.31%) Data Centre
2 16 (8.29%) Client/Server
2 16 (8.29%) EMC VNX
3 9 (4.66%) Driving Licence
3 9 (4.66%) Enterprise Storage
3 9 (4.66%) Replication
4 6 (3.11%) Clustering
5 4 (2.07%) NHS
6 3 (1.55%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.04%) HP Storage
7 2 (1.04%) Statistics
8 1 (0.52%) Life Science
8 1 (0.52%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 147 (76.17%) Windows
2 99 (51.30%) Windows Server
3 89 (46.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 89 (46.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 42 (21.76%) Linux
5 31 (16.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (3.63%) Windows 8
7 6 (3.11%) CentOS
7 6 (3.11%) Unix
7 6 (3.11%) Windows 7
8 5 (2.59%) Windows XP
9 4 (2.07%) Mac OS X
9 4 (2.07%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.04%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.52%) Debian
11 1 (0.52%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.52%) OpenBSD
11 1 (0.52%) Solaris
11 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (20.73%) Mentoring
2 37 (19.17%) ITIL
3 28 (14.51%) Load Balancing
4 25 (12.95%) Project Management
5 19 (9.84%) Capacity Management
6 18 (9.33%) Service Management
7 17 (8.81%) ITIL V3
8 16 (8.29%) Problem Management
9 15 (7.77%) Product Management
10 14 (7.25%) Network Design
11 12 (6.22%) CAD
11 12 (6.22%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (6.22%) Patch Management
12 11 (5.70%) Migration
13 6 (3.11%) Data Protection
14 5 (2.59%) Network Management
15 4 (2.07%) DevOps
15 4 (2.07%) Information Security
16 3 (1.55%) Data Management
16 3 (1.55%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 32 (16.58%) SQL
2 14 (7.25%) C
3 11 (5.70%) PowerShell
4 6 (3.11%) Perl
5 4 (2.07%) Bash Shell
5 4 (2.07%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.55%) Python
6 3 (1.55%) Ruby
7 2 (1.04%) Java
7 2 (1.04%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 25 (12.95%) Degree
2 12 (6.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (6.22%) NVQ Level 3
3 11 (5.70%) MCSE
4 10 (5.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (4.66%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (4.15%) CCNA
7 4 (2.07%) CCNP
8 2 (1.04%) CCDA
8 2 (1.04%) MCP
8 2 (1.04%) VCP5
9 1 (0.52%) CCIE
9 1 (0.52%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.52%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.81%) QA
2 6 (3.11%) SLA
System Software
1 125 (64.77%) Active Directory
2 70 (36.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (25.39%) Hyper-V
4 23 (11.92%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (8.81%) XenApp
6 13 (6.74%) VMware ESX
6 13 (6.74%) VMware Server
7 9 (4.66%) vSphere
8 6 (3.11%) XenDesktop
9 5 (2.59%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (2.59%) Terminal Services
9 5 (2.59%) XenServer
10 2 (1.04%) Xen
11 1 (0.52%) Ceph
11 1 (0.52%) Firmware
11 1 (0.52%) KVM
11 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.52%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.52%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 38 (19.69%) SCCM
2 25 (12.95%) SCOM
3 5 (2.59%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 5 (2.59%) NetBackup
3 5 (2.59%) WSUS
4 3 (1.55%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.04%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.04%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (0.52%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.52%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.52%) Ganeti
6 1 (0.52%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.52%) Puppet
6 1 (0.52%) SCSM
Vendors
1 139 (72.02%) VMware
2 112 (58.03%) Microsoft
3 54 (27.98%) Cisco
4 36 (18.65%) Citrix
5 34 (17.62%) EMC
6 32 (16.58%) HP
7 22 (11.40%) Dell
8 14 (7.25%) Dell Compellent
9 12 (6.22%) Veeam
10 10 (5.18%) 3PAR
11 9 (4.66%) Red Hat
12 5 (2.59%) Juniper
12 5 (2.59%) Symantec
13 4 (2.07%) CheckPoint
14 3 (1.55%) CommVault
14 3 (1.55%) Nimble Storage
14 3 (1.55%) ProCurve
14 3 (1.55%) Veritas
15 2 (1.04%) IBM
15 2 (1.04%) SonicWALL
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