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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 188 160 164
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 39 62 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.66% 1.13% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 1.21% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 28 60 45
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,900 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
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
5496 5108 5231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.35% 92.97% 94.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3839 3994 4357
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,500 £26,825
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +18 16 £45,000 +4.65% 1
Reading -10 15 £61,000 +10.90% 1
Bracknell -6 6 £33,750 -15.62% 1
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 93 (67.88%) Windows
2 74 (54.01%) Active Directory
3 69 (50.36%) VMware
4 63 (45.99%) Linux
5 46 (33.58%) Firewall
6 45 (32.85%) SAN
7 44 (32.12%) VMware Infrastructure
8 42 (30.66%) MS Exchange
9 36 (26.28%) Windows Server 2008
10 33 (24.09%) Cisco
11 31 (22.63%) Microsoft
12 29 (21.17%) DNS
13 27 (19.71%) SCCM
14 26 (18.98%) Network Security
14 26 (18.98%) Cisco Certification
15 25 (18.25%) HP
15 25 (18.25%) UNIX
15 25 (18.25%) Oracle
15 25 (18.25%) EMC
15 25 (18.25%) ISA Server
15 25 (18.25%) McAfee
16 24 (17.52%) Change Management
17 23 (16.79%) IIS
17 23 (16.79%) MS Office
17 23 (16.79%) PCI DSS
18 22 (16.06%) VMware ESXi
18 22 (16.06%) Red Hat
19 21 (15.33%) Data Security
19 21 (15.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
19 21 (15.33%) Finance

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 42 (30.66%) MS Exchange
2 23 (16.79%) IIS
3 20 (14.60%) Exchange Server 2007
4 18 (13.14%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (13.14%) Exchange Server 2003
5 17 (12.41%) SharePoint
5 17 (12.41%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (10.22%) Apache
7 8 (5.84%) Lync
8 4 (2.92%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.46%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.46%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.73%) nginx
10 1 (0.73%) Eucalyptus
10 1 (0.73%) Drupal
10 1 (0.73%) Resin
10 1 (0.73%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.73%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 23 (16.79%) MS Office
2 20 (14.60%) MS Visio
3 11 (8.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (2.19%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (2.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.46%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.73%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.92%) SaaS
2 3 (2.19%) Office 365
3 2 (1.46%) IaaS
3 2 (1.46%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.46%) PaaS
4 1 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 46 (33.58%) Firewall
2 45 (32.85%) SAN
3 29 (21.17%) DNS
4 26 (18.98%) Network Security
5 21 (15.33%) TCP/IP
6 16 (11.68%) DHCP
7 14 (10.22%) Internet
7 14 (10.22%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (8.03%) NAS
8 11 (8.03%) VPN
9 10 (7.30%) WAN
10 9 (6.57%) SSL
11 7 (5.11%) LAN
12 5 (3.65%) HTTP
12 5 (3.65%) HTTPS
12 5 (3.65%) Fibre Channel
12 5 (3.65%) VLAN
13 4 (2.92%) Wireless
13 4 (2.92%) FTP
14 3 (2.19%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.60%) MySQL
2 15 (10.95%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.38%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.73%) Subversion
2 1 (0.73%) Git (software)
General
1 21 (15.33%) Finance
2 16 (11.68%) Telecoms
3 13 (9.49%) Back Office
4 4 (2.92%) Games
5 3 (2.19%) German Language
6 1 (0.73%) Billing
6 1 (0.73%) Marketing
6 1 (0.73%) Electronics
6 1 (0.73%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.73%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.30%) LAMP
2 2 (1.46%) .NET
2 2 (1.46%) J2EE
3 1 (0.73%) Web Services
3 1 (0.73%) Java EE
3 1 (0.73%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.41%) Clustering
2 14 (10.22%) Computer Science
3 11 (8.03%) Firmware
4 9 (6.57%) Management Information System
5 7 (5.11%) Replication
6 6 (4.38%) EqualLogic
6 6 (4.38%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (2.92%) Kindle
7 4 (2.92%) CLARiiON
8 3 (2.19%) Handset
8 3 (2.19%) HP StorageWorks
9 2 (1.46%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.73%) DTV
10 1 (0.73%) PKI
10 1 (0.73%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.73%) Open Source
10 1 (0.73%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 93 (67.88%) Windows
2 63 (45.99%) Linux
3 36 (26.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (18.25%) UNIX
5 21 (15.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (13.87%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (10.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (7.30%) Windows 7
9 4 (2.92%) Solaris
9 4 (2.92%) Windows XP
10 3 (2.19%) VMS
10 3 (2.19%) HPUX
10 3 (2.19%) CentOS
10 3 (2.19%) Debian
10 3 (2.19%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.46%) SUSE
11 2 (1.46%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.46%) AIX
11 2 (1.46%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (17.52%) Change Management
2 21 (15.33%) Data Security
3 20 (14.60%) Kalman Filter
4 18 (13.14%) Infrastructure Management
5 17 (12.41%) ITIL
6 11 (8.03%) Change Control
7 9 (6.57%) Root Cause Analysis
7 9 (6.57%) Supplier Management
7 9 (6.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (5.84%) Load Balancing
9 7 (5.11%) Project Management
10 6 (4.38%) Capacity Planning
10 6 (4.38%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (2.92%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (2.92%) Brand Management
11 4 (2.92%) Customer Engagement
11 4 (2.92%) CRM
11 4 (2.92%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (2.92%) Migration
12 3 (2.19%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 14 (10.22%) SQL
2 10 (7.30%) PHP
3 4 (2.92%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.19%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.19%) Java
4 3 (2.19%) Perl
4 3 (2.19%) Python
4 3 (2.19%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.46%) Ruby
6 1 (0.73%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (18.98%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (15.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (14.60%) CCNA
4 17 (12.41%) Degree
5 16 (11.68%) MCSE
5 16 (11.68%) Security Cleared
6 13 (9.49%) DV Cleared
6 13 (9.49%) CCNP
7 12 (8.76%) SC Cleared
7 12 (8.76%) MCSA
7 12 (8.76%) OCA
7 12 (8.76%) Oracle Certification
8 6 (4.38%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (4.38%) MCSD
8 6 (4.38%) MCTS
9 5 (3.65%) MCITP
9 5 (3.65%) MOS
10 3 (2.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (2.19%) VCP5
11 2 (1.46%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (16.79%) PCI DSS
2 21 (15.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 15 (10.95%) SLA
4 7 (5.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (2.92%) ISO 9001
6 2 (1.46%) COBIT
System Software
1 74 (54.01%) Active Directory
2 44 (32.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (18.25%) ISA Server
4 22 (16.06%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (14.60%) KVM
6 16 (11.68%) Hyper-V
7 10 (7.30%) vSphere
8 9 (6.57%) VMware ESX
9 7 (5.11%) Oracle RMAN
10 5 (3.65%) Forefront TMG
11 4 (2.92%) Oracle RAC
11 4 (2.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 2 (1.46%) DFS Replication
12 2 (1.46%) Terminal Services
12 2 (1.46%) Nmap
12 2 (1.46%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (1.46%) UAG
12 2 (1.46%) XenApp
13 1 (0.73%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.73%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 27 (19.71%) SCCM
2 14 (10.22%) ARCserve
3 11 (8.03%) Data Guard
4 10 (7.30%) EMC NetWorker
5 9 (6.57%) SCOM
6 5 (3.65%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (2.92%) Backup Exec
7 4 (2.92%) WSUS
8 3 (2.19%) HP SIM
9 2 (1.46%) Puppet
9 2 (1.46%) FortiGate
9 2 (1.46%) Nagios
9 2 (1.46%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (1.46%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.46%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (1.46%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.73%) OpenView
10 1 (0.73%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 1 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.73%) Cacti
Vendors
1 69 (50.36%) VMware
2 33 (24.09%) Cisco
3 31 (22.63%) Microsoft
4 25 (18.25%) HP
4 25 (18.25%) Oracle
4 25 (18.25%) EMC
4 25 (18.25%) McAfee
5 22 (16.06%) Red Hat
6 21 (15.33%) F5
7 20 (14.60%) Websense
7 20 (14.60%) ServiceNow
8 17 (12.41%) Citrix
9 14 (10.22%) NetApp
10 11 (8.03%) Juniper
11 6 (4.38%) Dell
12 5 (3.65%) Sun
12 5 (3.65%) IBM
12 5 (3.65%) Brocade
12 5 (3.65%) Lumension
13 4 (2.92%) Symantec
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