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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 160 154 177
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 65 71 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.18% 1.32% 0.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.25% 1.40% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 48 49 39
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £60,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
5184 5073 4883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.85% 93.98% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3902 3712 3972
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 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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
Reading -13 26 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Newbury +16 20 £32,500 -30.85%
Slough +11 8 £45,000 +5.88%
Maidenhead - 3 £32,500 - 1
Windsor -24 1 £47,500 -
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 101 (80.16%) Windows
2 73 (57.94%) VMware
3 63 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 59 (46.83%) Firewall
5 46 (36.51%) Linux
6 45 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
7 44 (34.92%) CCNA
8 43 (34.13%) Hyper-V
9 42 (33.33%) DNS
10 41 (32.54%) VMware Infrastructure
11 39 (30.95%) Cisco
12 36 (28.57%) SQL
13 34 (26.98%) SharePoint
13 34 (26.98%) Microsoft
14 31 (24.60%) Windows Server 2003
14 31 (24.60%) Windows Server 2008
15 30 (23.81%) MS Exchange
16 29 (23.02%) CCNP
17 26 (20.63%) Microsoft Certification
18 24 (19.05%) WAN
18 24 (19.05%) DHCP
19 23 (18.25%) SLA
20 21 (16.67%) Citrix
20 21 (16.67%) SAN
20 21 (16.67%) HP
20 21 (16.67%) MCSE
21 20 (15.87%) MS Excel
21 20 (15.87%) VPN
22 19 (15.08%) ITIL
22 19 (15.08%) Project Management

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 34 (26.98%) SharePoint
2 30 (23.81%) MS Exchange
3 16 (12.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (10.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (7.14%) Lync
6 8 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (6.35%) Apache
7 5 (3.97%) IIS
8 2 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.59%) SAS
8 2 (1.59%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.79%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 20 (15.87%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.14%) MS Office
3 4 (3.17%) S-PLUS
4 2 (1.59%) SPSS
5 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (3.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 59 (46.83%) Firewall
2 42 (33.33%) DNS
3 24 (19.05%) WAN
3 24 (19.05%) DHCP
4 21 (16.67%) SAN
5 20 (15.87%) VPN
6 18 (14.29%) LAN
7 16 (12.70%) VLAN
8 15 (11.90%) TCP/IP
9 13 (10.32%) SMTP
9 13 (10.32%) Network Security
9 13 (10.32%) IPsec
10 12 (9.52%) MPLS
11 8 (6.35%) VoIP
12 6 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (3.97%) SSL
14 4 (3.17%) iSCSI
15 2 (1.59%) Wireless
15 2 (1.59%) NAS
15 2 (1.59%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (8.73%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.14%) MySQL
3 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.38%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.59%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.59%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.79%) Subversion
General
1 11 (8.73%) Telecoms
2 7 (5.56%) Retail
3 6 (4.76%) Finance
4 4 (3.17%) Legal
5 1 (0.79%) Publishing
5 1 (0.79%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.35%) LAMP
2 1 (0.79%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.79%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 13 (10.32%) Open Source
2 5 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.17%) EqualLogic
3 4 (3.17%) Client/Server
3 4 (3.17%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.38%) EPoS
5 2 (1.59%) Clustering
6 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.79%) Replication
6 1 (0.79%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 101 (80.16%) Windows
2 46 (36.51%) Linux
3 31 (24.60%) Windows Server 2003
3 31 (24.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (8.73%) Windows 7
6 10 (7.94%) UNIX
7 9 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (6.35%) Windows XP
9 3 (2.38%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.59%) Ubuntu
10 2 (1.59%) CentOS
10 2 (1.59%) SUSE
10 2 (1.59%) Debian
10 2 (1.59%) AIX
11 1 (0.79%) Solaris
11 1 (0.79%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.79%) FreeBSD
11 1 (0.79%) OpenBSD
11 1 (0.79%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (15.08%) ITIL
1 19 (15.08%) Project Management
2 14 (11.11%) Network Design
3 13 (10.32%) Change Management
4 12 (9.52%) Cyber Security
5 9 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 7 (5.56%) SIEM
6 7 (5.56%) Supplier Management
7 6 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (3.97%) Migration
8 5 (3.97%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (3.17%) Project Planning
10 3 (2.38%) Business Development
10 3 (2.38%) Load Balancing
10 3 (2.38%) Change Control
10 3 (2.38%) Data Analysis
11 2 (1.59%) Configuration Management
11 2 (1.59%) Business Continuity
12 1 (0.79%) Stakeholder Management
12 1 (0.79%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (28.57%) SQL
2 14 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 10 (7.94%) PHP
4 4 (3.17%) VBScript
5 3 (2.38%) Python
5 3 (2.38%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.59%) Perl
6 2 (1.59%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.59%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 45 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (34.92%) CCNA
3 29 (23.02%) CCNP
4 26 (20.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (16.67%) MCSE
6 17 (13.49%) MCSA
7 4 (3.17%) CISSP
7 4 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (3.17%) HP ASE
8 3 (2.38%) MCITP
8 3 (2.38%) MCP
9 2 (1.59%) VCP4
9 2 (1.59%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.79%) Degree
10 1 (0.79%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.79%) MCTS
10 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (18.25%) SLA
2 13 (10.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 63 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 43 (34.13%) Hyper-V
3 41 (32.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (7.94%) VMware ESX
5 8 (6.35%) vSphere
6 6 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.38%) XenApp
7 3 (2.38%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.38%) KVM
7 3 (2.38%) Terminal Server
8 2 (1.59%) Samba
9 1 (0.79%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.79%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.79%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.79%) Firmware
9 1 (0.79%) Ceph
9 1 (0.79%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 9 (7.14%) SCCM
2 5 (3.97%) WSUS
3 4 (3.17%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.38%) SCOM
4 3 (2.38%) SCVMM
5 2 (1.59%) HP SIM
5 2 (1.59%) Puppet
6 1 (0.79%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.79%) Ganeti
6 1 (0.79%) Nagios
6 1 (0.79%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 73 (57.94%) VMware
2 39 (30.95%) Cisco
3 34 (26.98%) Microsoft
4 21 (16.67%) HP
4 21 (16.67%) Citrix
5 12 (9.52%) IBM
6 11 (8.73%) Red Hat
7 9 (7.14%) Symantec
8 8 (6.35%) Oracle
8 8 (6.35%) Sun
9 7 (5.56%) 3PAR
10 6 (4.76%) Huawei
10 6 (4.76%) Brocade
10 6 (4.76%) Juniper
11 5 (3.97%) Dell
11 5 (3.97%) Veeam
12 3 (2.38%) F5
13 2 (1.59%) ProCurve
13 2 (1.59%) SolarWinds
14 1 (0.79%) CheckPoint
Reading, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Clearswift Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Full Corporate Benefits + training and careerdevelopment
Posted: 3 days ago