The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Support Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Support Engineer
Rank 86 92 102
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Engineer 15 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.40% 0.31% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.42% 0.32% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 8
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Infrastructure Support 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 Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1055 942 1195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.23% 96.22% 98.11%
Number of salaries quoted 917 850 975
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Infrastructure Support Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Infrastructure Support Engineer Salary Trend in Kent

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Engineer across the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Infrastructure Support Engineer Salary Histogram in Kent

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £42,500 -
Chatham - 1 - -
Infrastructure Support Engineer
South East

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 30 (96.77%) Windows
2 28 (90.32%) Microsoft
2 28 (90.32%) Windows Server
3 26 (83.87%) MS Exchange
4 25 (80.65%) Firewall
5 23 (74.19%) MS Office
5 23 (74.19%) Cisco
6 22 (70.97%) Avaya
6 22 (70.97%) Problem Management
6 22 (70.97%) Windows 8
7 21 (67.74%) Windows 2000 Server
7 21 (67.74%) MCITP
7 21 (67.74%) Exchange Server 2000
7 21 (67.74%) Blackberry
7 21 (67.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 21 (67.74%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (67.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (67.74%) CCNA
7 21 (67.74%) Mac OS X
7 21 (67.74%) Apple
7 21 (67.74%) MCSE
8 7 (22.58%) Citrix
8 7 (22.58%) VMware
9 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
9 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
10 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
10 5 (16.13%) DHCP
10 5 (16.13%) DNS
10 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (12.90%) SCOM

Infrastructure Support Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Kent 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 26 (83.87%) MS Exchange
2 21 (67.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 21 (67.74%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.23%) IIS
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 23 (74.19%) MS Office
2 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) IaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) PaaS
2 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (80.65%) Firewall
2 5 (16.13%) DHCP
2 5 (16.13%) DNS
3 4 (12.90%) SAN
4 3 (9.68%) LAN
4 3 (9.68%) WAN
5 1 (3.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 21 (67.74%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.23%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.23%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.23%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 30 (96.77%) Windows
2 28 (90.32%) Windows Server
3 22 (70.97%) Windows 8
4 21 (67.74%) Mac OS X
4 21 (67.74%) Windows 2000 Server
5 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.23%) Linux
7 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (70.97%) Problem Management
2 2 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (6.45%) ITIL
3 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
3 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
3 1 (3.23%) Fault Analysis
3 1 (3.23%) High Availability
3 1 (3.23%) ITIL V3
3 1 (3.23%) ITSM
3 1 (3.23%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (3.23%) Project Management
3 1 (3.23%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (3.23%) SOA
3 1 (3.23%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (67.74%) CCNA
1 21 (67.74%) Cisco Certification
1 21 (67.74%) MCITP
1 21 (67.74%) MCSE
1 21 (67.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.68%) XenApp
3 3 (9.68%) XenDesktop
4 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.23%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (3.23%) ISA Server
5 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
5 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) SCOM
2 3 (9.68%) SCCM
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (3.23%) MOM
3 1 (3.23%) Puppet
3 1 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (3.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (90.32%) Microsoft
2 23 (74.19%) Cisco
3 22 (70.97%) Avaya
4 21 (67.74%) Apple
5 7 (22.58%) Citrix
5 7 (22.58%) VMware
6 2 (6.45%) HP
7 1 (3.23%) BMC
7 1 (3.23%) Palo Alto
7 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.23%) Remedy
7 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (3.23%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.23%) WatchGuard