The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Infrastructure Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Engineer
South East / Berkshire
Rank 88 126 170
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +44
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 101 89 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.93% 1.78% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.08% 1.88% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 96 83 49
Median salary £50,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £51,600 £45,150
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

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
3278 4745 5282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.24% 94.90% 95.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2642 3900 3956
Median salary £47,500 £48,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

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 27 February 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +31 38 £50,000 +34.68% 6
Slough +35 12 £55,000 +61.76%
Wokingham +10 12 £37,250 +9.55%
Maidenhead +17 11 £62,500 -
Bracknell -7 9 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Newbury - 7 £37,000 -
Thatcham - 1 £36,500 -
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Infrastructure 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 across the Berkshire region featuring Infrastructure Engineer in the job title.

1 132 (71.35%) Windows
2 110 (59.46%) VMware
3 91 (49.19%) Windows Server
4 88 (47.57%) Active Directory
5 77 (41.62%) Linux
6 67 (36.22%) Microsoft
7 65 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 63 (34.05%) Hyper-V
9 60 (32.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 58 (31.35%) Cisco
11 57 (30.81%) Windows Server 2008
12 50 (27.03%) Office 365
13 48 (25.95%) Firewall
14 44 (23.78%) DNS
15 43 (23.24%) MS Exchange
16 41 (22.16%) Microsoft Certification
17 40 (21.62%) LAN
18 39 (21.08%) SAN
19 38 (20.54%) MCSE
20 37 (20.00%) SQL Server
21 36 (19.46%) WAN
22 33 (17.84%) DHCP
23 30 (16.22%) ITIL
23 30 (16.22%) Finance
24 29 (15.68%) Mentoring
24 29 (15.68%) Data Centre
25 26 (14.05%) MCSA
25 26 (14.05%) Red Hat
25 26 (14.05%) NAS
25 26 (14.05%) vSphere

Infrastructure Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 43 (23.24%) MS Exchange
2 22 (11.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 19 (10.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (9.73%) Skype for Business
5 11 (5.95%) IIS
6 9 (4.86%) Apache
7 7 (3.78%) nginx
8 6 (3.24%) SharePoint
9 4 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (1.62%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.54%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 24 (12.97%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 50 (27.03%) Office 365
2 23 (12.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (10.27%) SaaS
4 9 (4.86%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (2.70%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.08%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.08%) OneDrive
6 2 (1.08%) Yammer
7 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (25.95%) Firewall
2 44 (23.78%) DNS
3 40 (21.62%) LAN
4 39 (21.08%) SAN
5 36 (19.46%) WAN
6 33 (17.84%) DHCP
7 26 (14.05%) NAS
8 20 (10.81%) VLAN
9 10 (5.41%) TCP/IP
10 9 (4.86%) Wireless
11 7 (3.78%) Network Security
12 6 (3.24%) Cisco ASA
12 6 (3.24%) iSCSI
13 5 (2.70%) Internet
13 5 (2.70%) MPLS
13 5 (2.70%) SMTP
13 5 (2.70%) VoIP
13 5 (2.70%) VPN
14 4 (2.16%) Intranet
14 4 (2.16%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 21 (11.35%) MySQL
3 14 (7.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (3.78%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.16%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (2.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.62%) Big Data
7 2 (1.08%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.08%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.08%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.54%) InfluxDB
8 1 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.16%) WinDbg
2 2 (1.08%) JIRA
3 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
General
1 30 (16.22%) Finance
2 10 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.78%) Legal
4 6 (3.24%) Electronics
5 4 (2.16%) Back Office
6 3 (1.62%) Avionics
6 3 (1.62%) Games
6 3 (1.62%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.62%) Marketing
7 2 (1.08%) Retail
8 1 (0.54%) Advertising
8 1 (0.54%) Automotive
8 1 (0.54%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.24%) Web Services
2 3 (1.62%) .NET
3 1 (0.54%) HTML
3 1 (0.54%) LAMP
3 1 (0.54%) LAPP Stack
3 1 (0.54%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (0.54%) SAML
3 1 (0.54%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.68%) Data Centre
2 15 (8.11%) PKI
3 13 (7.03%) Clustering
4 12 (6.49%) Fintech
5 7 (3.78%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (2.70%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.16%) Replication
8 3 (1.62%) FlexPod
9 2 (1.08%) Cyber Attack
9 2 (1.08%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.08%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.54%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.54%) AS400
10 1 (0.54%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.54%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.54%) NHS
10 1 (0.54%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 132 (71.35%) Windows
2 91 (49.19%) Windows Server
3 77 (41.62%) Linux
4 60 (32.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 57 (30.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (12.43%) Windows 7
7 14 (7.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 13 (7.03%) CentOS
9 11 (5.95%) Unix
10 10 (5.41%) Ubuntu
11 9 (4.86%) Debian
12 8 (4.32%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (3.24%) Windows 10
14 5 (2.70%) Windows 8
15 4 (2.16%) Solaris
16 3 (1.62%) Windows Phone
17 1 (0.54%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.54%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (16.22%) ITIL
2 29 (15.68%) Mentoring
3 21 (11.35%) DevOps
4 19 (10.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 19 (10.27%) High Availability
5 15 (8.11%) Network Design
6 14 (7.57%) Business Continuity
6 14 (7.57%) OWASP
6 14 (7.57%) Problem Management
6 14 (7.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 12 (6.49%) Build Automation
8 10 (5.41%) Change Control
8 10 (5.41%) Change Management
8 10 (5.41%) Fault Analysis
9 9 (4.86%) Data Protection
9 9 (4.86%) Infrastructure Management
10 8 (4.32%) Statistics
11 7 (3.78%) Migration
12 6 (3.24%) Network Monitoring
12 6 (3.24%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 25 (13.51%) PowerShell
2 23 (12.43%) SQL
3 19 (10.27%) Bash Shell
4 18 (9.73%) Python
5 14 (7.57%) VB
6 5 (2.70%) VBScript
7 4 (2.16%) Perl
8 2 (1.08%) C++
8 2 (1.08%) Java
9 1 (0.54%) C
9 1 (0.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 41 (22.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (20.54%) MCSE
3 26 (14.05%) MCSA
4 24 (12.97%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (12.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 19 (10.27%) CCNA
7 8 (4.32%) MCITP
8 6 (3.24%) CCNP
8 6 (3.24%) Degree
9 5 (2.70%) MCP
9 5 (2.70%) SC Cleared
9 5 (2.70%) Security Cleared
10 4 (2.16%) CCVP
11 2 (1.08%) DV Cleared
11 2 (1.08%) RHCA
12 1 (0.54%) CEH
12 1 (0.54%) CISA
12 1 (0.54%) CISSP
12 1 (0.54%) GCIH
12 1 (0.54%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (12.43%) SLA
2 7 (3.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.24%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.08%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.54%) ISO22301
5 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 88 (47.57%) Active Directory
2 65 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 63 (34.05%) Hyper-V
4 26 (14.05%) vSphere
5 10 (5.41%) Firmware
6 7 (3.78%) KVM
7 6 (3.24%) Varnish
7 6 (3.24%) Virtual Machines
7 6 (3.24%) Xen
8 5 (2.70%) VMware ESX
8 5 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (2.16%) ISA Server
9 4 (2.16%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (1.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (1.62%) XenApp
11 2 (1.08%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.54%) iptables
12 1 (0.54%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 18 (9.73%) vMotion
2 13 (7.03%) SCCM
3 10 (5.41%) Puppet
4 9 (4.86%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (3.78%) Nagios
6 6 (3.24%) Cobbler
6 6 (3.24%) WSUS
7 5 (2.70%) FortiGate
8 4 (2.16%) SCOM
8 4 (2.16%) SCVMM
9 3 (1.62%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.54%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.54%) HP Data Protector
10 1 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.54%) Nessus
10 1 (0.54%) SolarWinds Orion
10 1 (0.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 110 (59.46%) VMware
2 67 (36.22%) Microsoft
3 58 (31.35%) Cisco
4 26 (14.05%) Red Hat
5 23 (12.43%) HP
6 22 (11.89%) NetApp
7 20 (10.81%) Citrix
8 16 (8.65%) Oracle
9 14 (7.57%) Juniper
10 12 (6.49%) Dell
11 10 (5.41%) IBM
12 7 (3.78%) CheckPoint
13 6 (3.24%) Sun
14 5 (2.70%) Avaya
14 5 (2.70%) EMC
14 5 (2.70%) Mitel
14 5 (2.70%) Veeam
15 4 (2.16%) Palo Alto
15 4 (2.16%) SolarWinds
16 3 (1.62%) F5
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