The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Infrastructure Support Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Support Engineer
Rank 94 - 78
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Engineer 5 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.40% - 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% - 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 6
Average salary £37,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+9.23% -4.41%
Infrastructure Support Engineer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1201 921 838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.70% 95.64% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 963 706 739
Average salary £42,500 £43,500 £40,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.29% +7.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Engineer in the job title across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Engineer across the Essex region.

Infrastructure Support Engineer Salary Trend in Essex

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Engineer across the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

Infrastructure Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Essex

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Engineer within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 January 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
Chelmsford - 2 £28,500 -
Colchester - 1 £50,000 -
Infrastructure Support Engineer
East of England

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Infrastructure Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title.

1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 10 (71.43%) MS Exchange
3 7 (50.00%) DNS
3 7 (50.00%) Cisco
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
4 6 (42.86%) SAN
4 6 (42.86%) VMware
5 5 (35.71%) Windows
5 5 (35.71%) LAN
5 5 (35.71%) WAN
6 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 4 (28.57%) McAfee
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (28.57%) Firewall
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (21.43%) ITIL
7 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (14.29%) Change Management
8 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (14.29%) MPLS
8 2 (14.29%) HP
8 2 (14.29%) Citrix
8 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (14.29%) Software Deployment
8 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Infrastructure Support 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 Support Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) DNS
2 6 (42.86%) SAN
3 5 (35.71%) LAN
3 5 (35.71%) WAN
4 4 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (14.29%) MPLS
5 2 (14.29%) iSCSI
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) Fedora
4 1 (7.14%) CentOS
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.14%) Debian
4 1 (7.14%) UNIX
4 1 (7.14%) AIX
4 1 (7.14%) HPUX
4 1 (7.14%) Solaris
4 1 (7.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
1 3 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (14.29%) Change Management
2 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (14.29%) Software Deployment
2 2 (14.29%) Network Design
3 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) ERP
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCITP
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) RHCE
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (42.86%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) McAfee
4 2 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (7.14%) Polycom
5 1 (7.14%) IPFX
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat