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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 184 164 185
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 41 64 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.69% 1.14% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 1.22% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 34 62 39
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.12% +11.42%
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
5436 5232 5184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.82% 93.18% 94.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3740 4034 4328
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
Slough +16 15 £45,000 +4.65% 1
Reading -12 13 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Bracknell -10 7 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Newbury +2 2 £35,000 +16.66%
Wokingham - 2 £30,500 -
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 82 (67.77%) Windows
2 66 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 62 (51.24%) VMware
4 61 (50.41%) Linux
5 43 (35.54%) Firewall
6 39 (32.23%) VMware Infrastructure
7 37 (30.58%) SAN
8 35 (28.93%) MS Exchange
9 31 (25.62%) Windows Server 2008
10 30 (24.79%) Microsoft
11 28 (23.14%) Cisco
11 28 (23.14%) Red Hat
12 27 (22.31%) DNS
13 25 (20.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 24 (19.83%) HP
15 21 (17.36%) EMC
15 21 (17.36%) UNIX
15 21 (17.36%) MySQL
15 21 (17.36%) SCCM
16 20 (16.53%) Cisco Certification
17 19 (15.70%) TCP/IP
17 19 (15.70%) Oracle
17 19 (15.70%) ISA Server
17 19 (15.70%) McAfee
17 19 (15.70%) Network Security
17 19 (15.70%) PCI DSS
17 19 (15.70%) VMware ESXi
18 18 (14.88%) Change Management
18 18 (14.88%) Windows Server 2003
18 18 (14.88%) MS Office

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 35 (28.93%) MS Exchange
2 16 (13.22%) IIS
2 16 (13.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 15 (12.40%) Exchange Server 2013
3 15 (12.40%) Apache
4 14 (11.57%) SharePoint
4 14 (11.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 13 (10.74%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (4.13%) Lync
7 2 (1.65%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.83%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.83%) Resin
8 1 (0.83%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.83%) OpenStack
Applications
1 18 (14.88%) MS Office
2 16 (13.22%) MS Visio
3 9 (7.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (2.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.83%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.48%) SaaS
1 3 (2.48%) Office 365
2 2 (1.65%) IaaS
3 1 (0.83%) PaaS
3 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 43 (35.54%) Firewall
2 37 (30.58%) SAN
3 27 (22.31%) DNS
4 19 (15.70%) TCP/IP
4 19 (15.70%) Network Security
5 15 (12.40%) DHCP
6 13 (10.74%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (9.92%) WAN
8 11 (9.09%) LAN
9 10 (8.26%) Internet
9 10 (8.26%) NAS
10 8 (6.61%) VPN
11 6 (4.96%) SSL
12 4 (3.31%) FTP
12 4 (3.31%) Fibre Channel
13 3 (2.48%) iSCSI
13 3 (2.48%) VLAN
13 3 (2.48%) Wireless
13 3 (2.48%) VoIP
13 3 (2.48%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (17.36%) MySQL
2 13 (10.74%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.13%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.65%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.83%) Subversion
General
1 15 (12.40%) Finance
2 11 (9.09%) Back Office
3 10 (8.26%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.48%) German Language
5 2 (1.65%) Games
6 1 (0.83%) Billing
6 1 (0.83%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.92%) LAMP
2 1 (0.83%) Java EE
2 1 (0.83%) .NET
2 1 (0.83%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.22%) Clustering
2 11 (9.09%) Computer Science
3 10 (8.26%) Firmware
4 6 (4.96%) Management Information System
4 6 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (4.13%) Replication
6 4 (3.31%) CLARiiON
7 3 (2.48%) Handset
7 3 (2.48%) EqualLogic
7 3 (2.48%) HP StorageWorks
7 3 (2.48%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.65%) Kindle
9 1 (0.83%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.83%) PKI
9 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 82 (67.77%) Windows
2 61 (50.41%) Linux
3 31 (25.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (20.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 21 (17.36%) UNIX
6 18 (14.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (11.57%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (4.13%) Debian
9 4 (3.31%) Solaris
9 4 (3.31%) CentOS
9 4 (3.31%) Windows 7
10 3 (2.48%) VMS
11 2 (1.65%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.65%) AIX
11 2 (1.65%) HPUX
11 2 (1.65%) SUSE
11 2 (1.65%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.65%) Ubuntu
11 2 (1.65%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.83%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (14.88%) Change Management
2 17 (14.05%) Data Security
3 16 (13.22%) Kalman Filter
4 15 (12.40%) ITIL
5 14 (11.57%) Infrastructure Management
6 12 (9.92%) Supplier Management
7 10 (8.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (7.44%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (5.79%) Change Control
10 6 (4.96%) Load Balancing
11 4 (3.31%) Brand Management
11 4 (3.31%) Customer Engagement
11 4 (3.31%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (3.31%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (3.31%) CRM
11 4 (3.31%) Migration
12 3 (2.48%) Business Continuity
12 3 (2.48%) Information Security
12 3 (2.48%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (2.48%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.57%) PHP
2 13 (10.74%) SQL
3 5 (4.13%) Bash Shell
4 4 (3.31%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.31%) Python
5 3 (2.48%) Ruby
6 2 (1.65%) Java
6 2 (1.65%) Perl
6 2 (1.65%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.83%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (16.53%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (13.22%) CCNA
3 15 (12.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (11.57%) Degree
5 13 (10.74%) Security Cleared
6 12 (9.92%) MCSE
7 11 (9.09%) SC Cleared
7 11 (9.09%) DV Cleared
8 10 (8.26%) MCSA
9 9 (7.44%) CCNP
10 8 (6.61%) OCA
10 8 (6.61%) Oracle Certification
11 5 (4.13%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (3.31%) MCSD
12 4 (3.31%) MCTS
12 4 (3.31%) MCITP
13 3 (2.48%) MOS
13 3 (2.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (2.48%) VCP5
14 2 (1.65%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (15.70%) PCI DSS
2 17 (14.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 14 (11.57%) SLA
4 7 (5.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.65%) COBIT
5 2 (1.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 66 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 39 (32.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (15.70%) ISA Server
3 19 (15.70%) VMware ESXi
4 17 (14.05%) KVM
5 16 (13.22%) Hyper-V
6 9 (7.44%) VMware ESX
7 7 (5.79%) vSphere
8 4 (3.31%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (3.31%) Oracle RMAN
9 3 (2.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 3 (2.48%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (1.65%) Nmap
10 2 (1.65%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.83%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.83%) XenApp
11 1 (0.83%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 21 (17.36%) SCCM
2 10 (8.26%) EMC NetWorker
2 10 (8.26%) ARCserve
3 8 (6.61%) Data Guard
4 7 (5.79%) SCOM
5 4 (3.31%) Backup Exec
5 4 (3.31%) WSUS
6 3 (2.48%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (2.48%) HP SIM
7 2 (1.65%) Puppet
7 2 (1.65%) FortiGate
7 2 (1.65%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.65%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.83%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.83%) Nagios
8 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.83%) Munin
8 1 (0.83%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 62 (51.24%) VMware
2 30 (24.79%) Microsoft
3 28 (23.14%) Cisco
3 28 (23.14%) Red Hat
4 24 (19.83%) HP
5 21 (17.36%) EMC
6 19 (15.70%) Oracle
6 19 (15.70%) McAfee
7 16 (13.22%) Websense
7 16 (13.22%) F5
7 16 (13.22%) ServiceNow
8 13 (10.74%) Citrix
9 10 (8.26%) Juniper
9 10 (8.26%) NetApp
10 6 (4.96%) Dell
11 5 (4.13%) IBM
12 4 (3.31%) Sun
12 4 (3.31%) Brocade
13 3 (2.48%) WatchGuard
13 3 (2.48%) ArcSight
Reading
Greythorn
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
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Salary: £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago