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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 164 162 173
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 64 53 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.16% 1.00% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 1.07% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 49 43 47
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,400 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -
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
5178 4957 4806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.23% 93.56% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3827 3669 3993
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
Newbury +15 24 £32,500 -33.67% 3
Reading +2 24 £36,000 -10.00% 4
Slough +1 5 £60,000 +41.17%
Maidenhead - 2 £32,500 -
Bracknell -16 1 £52,500 +59.09%
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 90 (78.95%) Windows
2 65 (57.02%) VMware
3 57 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 53 (46.49%) Firewall
5 50 (43.86%) Linux
6 42 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
7 39 (34.21%) CCNA
7 39 (34.21%) DNS
8 38 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
9 37 (32.46%) SQL
10 36 (31.58%) Hyper-V
11 31 (27.19%) Cisco
12 30 (26.32%) Microsoft
12 30 (26.32%) SharePoint
13 29 (25.44%) CCNP
14 26 (22.81%) Windows Server 2003
15 24 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
16 23 (20.18%) MS Exchange
17 20 (17.54%) MS Excel
17 20 (17.54%) DHCP
17 20 (17.54%) Citrix
17 20 (17.54%) Microsoft Certification
18 19 (16.67%) WAN
18 19 (16.67%) MCSE
19 18 (15.79%) Red Hat
20 17 (14.91%) SLA
20 17 (14.91%) VPN
21 16 (14.04%) HP
21 16 (14.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
22 15 (13.16%) SAN

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 30 (26.32%) SharePoint
2 23 (20.18%) MS Exchange
3 13 (11.40%) Apache
4 11 (9.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (6.14%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (4.39%) IIS
8 3 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (2.63%) Lync
9 2 (1.75%) SAS
10 1 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.88%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.88%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 20 (17.54%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.26%) MS Office
3 4 (3.51%) S-PLUS
4 2 (1.75%) SPSS
5 1 (0.88%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.51%) Office 365
1 4 (3.51%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 53 (46.49%) Firewall
2 39 (34.21%) DNS
3 20 (17.54%) DHCP
4 19 (16.67%) WAN
5 17 (14.91%) VPN
6 15 (13.16%) SAN
6 15 (13.16%) TCP/IP
7 14 (12.28%) VLAN
8 13 (11.40%) Network Security
8 13 (11.40%) IPsec
9 12 (10.53%) MPLS
9 12 (10.53%) SMTP
10 11 (9.65%) LAN
11 5 (4.39%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (4.39%) VoIP
12 4 (3.51%) SSL
13 3 (2.63%) NAS
14 2 (1.75%) Wireless
14 2 (1.75%) tcpdump
14 2 (1.75%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.40%) MySQL
2 11 (9.65%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.63%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.75%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.75%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.88%) Subversion
General
1 7 (6.14%) Retail
1 7 (6.14%) Finance
2 6 (5.26%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.51%) Legal
4 1 (0.88%) Back Office
4 1 (0.88%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.53%) LAMP
2 1 (0.88%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.88%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.40%) Open Source
2 5 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.63%) Clustering
3 3 (2.63%) EPoS
4 2 (1.75%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.75%) Replication
5 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.88%) PKI
5 1 (0.88%) HP StorageWorks
5 1 (0.88%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 90 (78.95%) Windows
2 50 (43.86%) Linux
3 26 (22.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (14.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (12.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (7.89%) UNIX
8 8 (7.02%) Windows 7
9 5 (4.39%) Apple iOS
9 5 (4.39%) Windows XP
10 4 (3.51%) AIX
10 4 (3.51%) SUSE
11 3 (2.63%) CentOS
11 3 (2.63%) Solaris
12 2 (1.75%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.75%) Debian
12 2 (1.75%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (1.75%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.88%) OpenBSD
13 1 (0.88%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (13.16%) ITIL
2 13 (11.40%) Network Design
2 13 (11.40%) Project Management
2 13 (11.40%) Change Management
3 12 (10.53%) Cyber Security
4 11 (9.65%) Supplier Management
5 7 (6.14%) SIEM
6 5 (4.39%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (2.63%) Data Analysis
7 3 (2.63%) Load Balancing
7 3 (2.63%) Business Development
7 3 (2.63%) Migration
7 3 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (1.75%) Configuration Management
8 2 (1.75%) Business Continuity
8 2 (1.75%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (1.75%) Software Licensing
8 2 (1.75%) Project Planning
9 1 (0.88%) Change Control
9 1 (0.88%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 37 (32.46%) SQL
2 14 (12.28%) PHP
3 10 (8.77%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.51%) Bash Shell
5 3 (2.63%) VBScript
5 3 (2.63%) Python
6 2 (1.75%) Perl
6 2 (1.75%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.75%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 42 (36.84%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (34.21%) CCNA
3 29 (25.44%) CCNP
4 20 (17.54%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (16.67%) MCSE
6 12 (10.53%) MCSA
7 4 (3.51%) CISSP
7 4 (3.51%) HP ASE
7 4 (3.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.63%) MCP
9 2 (1.75%) MCITP
10 1 (0.88%) Degree
10 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.88%) CWNA
10 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.91%) SLA
2 12 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.63%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.75%) COBIT
System Software
1 57 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 38 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (31.58%) Hyper-V
4 9 (7.89%) VMware ESX
5 6 (5.26%) vSphere
6 4 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.63%) KVM
7 3 (2.63%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.88%) Nmap
8 1 (0.88%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.88%) Ceph
8 1 (0.88%) QEMU
8 1 (0.88%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.88%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.88%) Firmware
8 1 (0.88%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (6.14%) SCCM
2 3 (2.63%) SCOM
2 3 (2.63%) SCVMM
2 3 (2.63%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.75%) HP SIM
3 2 (1.75%) Puppet
3 2 (1.75%) WSUS
4 1 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.88%) Ganeti
4 1 (0.88%) CFEngine
4 1 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.88%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.88%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 65 (57.02%) VMware
2 31 (27.19%) Cisco
3 30 (26.32%) Microsoft
4 20 (17.54%) Citrix
5 18 (15.79%) Red Hat
6 16 (14.04%) HP
7 9 (7.89%) IBM
8 7 (6.14%) Symantec
8 7 (6.14%) Juniper
9 6 (5.26%) Huawei
10 5 (4.39%) Brocade
10 5 (4.39%) Oracle
10 5 (4.39%) Sun
11 4 (3.51%) 3PAR
11 4 (3.51%) Veeam
12 3 (2.63%) F5
13 2 (1.75%) Dell
13 2 (1.75%) EMC
13 2 (1.75%) NetApp
13 2 (1.75%) SonicWALL
Newbury, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newbury
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £30,000 - £42,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago