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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 167 189 165
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -24
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 48 37 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.94% 0.63% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 0.68% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 44 26 60
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £33,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.63%
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
4780 5436 5109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.02% 92.83% 93.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3738 3783 3996
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £25,783
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +15 30 £35,000 -42.62% 1
Maidenhead - 8 £52,500 -
Windsor - 7 £47,500 -
Slough -18 1 £38,000 -15.55% 1
Infrastructure Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 85 (80.19%) Windows
2 70 (66.04%) Microsoft
3 63 (59.43%) VMware
4 51 (48.11%) Active Directory
5 45 (42.45%) MS Exchange
6 41 (38.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 35 (33.02%) Windows Server 2008
8 34 (32.08%) Firewall
9 33 (31.13%) Hyper-V
10 30 (28.30%) MS Excel
10 30 (28.30%) Cisco
11 27 (25.47%) Microsoft Certification
11 27 (25.47%) ITIL
11 27 (25.47%) Exchange Server 2010
12 25 (23.58%) LAN
12 25 (23.58%) Windows Server 2003
13 24 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
14 23 (21.70%) DNS
15 22 (20.75%) Cisco Certification
15 22 (20.75%) SQL Server
16 20 (18.87%) Linux
16 20 (18.87%) CCNA
16 20 (18.87%) WAN
16 20 (18.87%) TCP/IP
16 20 (18.87%) Lync
17 19 (17.92%) SQL
17 19 (17.92%) Project Management
18 18 (16.98%) SAN
19 17 (16.04%) Windows XP
20 16 (15.09%) DHCP

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 45 (42.45%) MS Exchange
2 27 (25.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (18.87%) Lync
4 8 (7.55%) SharePoint
5 6 (5.66%) IIS
6 5 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (2.83%) Apache
8 3 (2.83%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 30 (28.30%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.66%) SaaS
2 4 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (32.08%) Firewall
2 25 (23.58%) LAN
3 23 (21.70%) DNS
4 20 (18.87%) TCP/IP
4 20 (18.87%) WAN
5 18 (16.98%) SAN
6 16 (15.09%) DHCP
7 15 (14.15%) VoIP
8 9 (8.49%) iSCSI
9 6 (5.66%) VLAN
9 6 (5.66%) Network Security
9 6 (5.66%) VPN
10 5 (4.72%) SSL
10 5 (4.72%) Intrusion Detection
11 4 (3.77%) NAS
11 4 (3.77%) SMTP
11 4 (3.77%) HTTP
12 2 (1.89%) Internet
12 2 (1.89%) MPLS
12 2 (1.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (20.75%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.60%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.83%) MySQL
3 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (4.72%) HP UFT
2 2 (1.89%) Subversion
2 2 (1.89%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (13.21%) Finance
2 2 (1.89%) Military
2 2 (1.89%) Retail
3 1 (0.94%) Advertising
3 1 (0.94%) Back Office
3 1 (0.94%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.55%) MSMQ
2 5 (4.72%) Application Packaging
3 2 (1.89%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.94%) WAP
4 1 (0.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.21%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.55%) EMC VNX
2 8 (7.55%) Client/Server
3 5 (4.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (4.72%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (3.77%) EqualLogic
5 3 (2.83%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.83%) FMCG
6 1 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.94%) HP Storage
6 1 (0.94%) Replication
6 1 (0.94%) Clustering
6 1 (0.94%) CCTV
6 1 (0.94%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 85 (80.19%) Windows
2 41 (38.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 35 (33.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (23.58%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (18.87%) Linux
6 17 (16.04%) Windows XP
7 12 (11.32%) Windows 7
8 8 (7.55%) UNIX
8 8 (7.55%) Windows 2000
9 6 (5.66%) Windows 8
10 4 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.89%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.89%) Debian
11 2 (1.89%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.94%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.94%) FreeBSD
12 1 (0.94%) Solaris
12 1 (0.94%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.47%) ITIL
2 19 (17.92%) Project Management
3 11 (10.38%) Mentoring
4 10 (9.43%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (5.66%) Cyber Security
6 5 (4.72%) Security Architecture
6 5 (4.72%) Test Scripting
6 5 (4.72%) Change Management
6 5 (4.72%) Ethical Hacking
6 5 (4.72%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (4.72%) DDoS Mitigation
7 4 (3.77%) Capacity Management
7 4 (3.77%) Security Patching
7 4 (3.77%) Migration
7 4 (3.77%) Configuration Management
7 4 (3.77%) Service Management
7 4 (3.77%) Project Planning
7 4 (3.77%) Load Balancing
7 4 (3.77%) Problem Management
7 4 (3.77%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 19 (17.92%) SQL
2 12 (11.32%) PowerShell
3 7 (6.60%) Ruby
3 7 (6.60%) Perl
3 7 (6.60%) Python
4 6 (5.66%) PHP
5 5 (4.72%) VB
5 5 (4.72%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.89%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.94%) Java
7 1 (0.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (25.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (20.75%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (18.87%) CCNA
4 16 (15.09%) MCSE
5 12 (11.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 11 (10.38%) Degree
7 9 (8.49%) MCITP
8 8 (7.55%) Security Cleared
8 8 (7.55%) MCSA
9 6 (5.66%) RHCA
9 6 (5.66%) RHCSA
10 5 (4.72%) DV Cleared
11 4 (3.77%) A+ Certification
12 3 (2.83%) CCNP
12 3 (2.83%) CISSP
13 2 (1.89%) CCIE
13 2 (1.89%) CISM
14 1 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
14 1 (0.94%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (14.15%) SLA
2 7 (6.60%) QA
3 5 (4.72%) PCI DSS
3 5 (4.72%) HIPAA
4 4 (3.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 51 (48.11%) Active Directory
2 33 (31.13%) Hyper-V
3 24 (22.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (11.32%) vSphere
5 9 (8.49%) XenApp
6 6 (5.66%) VMware ESX
7 4 (3.77%) VMware Server
7 4 (3.77%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.89%) KVM
8 2 (1.89%) Terminal Server
8 2 (1.89%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.94%) Xen
9 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.94%) XenServer
9 1 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.94%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 13 (12.26%) SCOM
2 11 (10.38%) SCCM
3 5 (4.72%) Backup Exec
3 5 (4.72%) WSUS
4 4 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (2.83%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.89%) Nagios
6 2 (1.89%) Puppet
7 1 (0.94%) EdgeSight
7 1 (0.94%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.94%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 70 (66.04%) Microsoft
2 63 (59.43%) VMware
3 30 (28.30%) Cisco
4 16 (15.09%) HP
5 15 (14.15%) Dell
6 12 (11.32%) Citrix
7 9 (8.49%) EMC
7 9 (8.49%) Oracle
7 9 (8.49%) Dell Compellent
8 5 (4.72%) Juniper
8 5 (4.72%) Red Hat
8 5 (4.72%) Symantec
9 3 (2.83%) Websense
9 3 (2.83%) Altiris
10 2 (1.89%) IBM
11 1 (0.94%) Sage
11 1 (0.94%) AppSense
11 1 (0.94%) NetApp
11 1 (0.94%) Veritas
11 1 (0.94%) ProCurve
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Sovereign Housing Association
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 11 days ago