The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 114 91 129
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +38
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 36 52 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.44% 2.09% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.56% 2.25% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 30 29 16
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +0.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,084 £36,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Infrastructure Engineer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2312 2309 2040
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.52% 92.88% 94.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1587 1714 1642
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 £25,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Infrastructure Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Infrastructure Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Trend in Reading

Infrastructure Engineer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Infrastructure Engineer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 47 (79.66%) Windows
2 37 (62.71%) Firewall
3 31 (52.54%) Microsoft
4 27 (45.76%) DNS
4 27 (45.76%) DHCP
5 25 (42.37%) Linux
6 24 (40.68%) MS Excel
7 23 (38.98%) MS Exchange
8 22 (37.29%) WAN
8 22 (37.29%) Project Management
9 21 (35.59%) CCNA
9 21 (35.59%) Active Directory
9 21 (35.59%) Cisco Certification
10 20 (33.90%) SLA
10 20 (33.90%) Windows Server 2012
11 18 (30.51%) Exchange Server 2010
11 18 (30.51%) LAN
12 17 (28.81%) Windows XP
12 17 (28.81%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (27.12%) VMware
14 15 (25.42%) Hyper-V
14 15 (25.42%) Cisco
14 15 (25.42%) VPN
14 15 (25.42%) SAN
15 14 (23.73%) HP
15 14 (23.73%) Network Design
15 14 (23.73%) IPsec
15 14 (23.73%) Windows 7
15 14 (23.73%) Open Source
16 13 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 23 (38.98%) MS Exchange
2 18 (30.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (22.03%) Lync
4 11 (18.64%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (5.08%) Apache
6 1 (1.69%) IIS
6 1 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 24 (40.68%) MS Excel
2 9 (15.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 37 (62.71%) Firewall
2 27 (45.76%) DNS
2 27 (45.76%) DHCP
3 22 (37.29%) WAN
4 18 (30.51%) LAN
5 15 (25.42%) VPN
5 15 (25.42%) SAN
6 14 (23.73%) IPsec
7 13 (22.03%) VLAN
7 13 (22.03%) Network Security
7 13 (22.03%) MPLS
8 12 (20.34%) TCP/IP
9 8 (13.56%) SSL
10 7 (11.86%) VoIP
11 6 (10.17%) iSCSI
12 3 (5.08%) Cisco ASA
13 2 (3.39%) NAS
14 1 (1.69%) Skype
14 1 (1.69%) SDH
14 1 (1.69%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.25%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.78%) MySQL
3 3 (5.08%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.39%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) QuickTest Pro
2 2 (3.39%) Subversion
2 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (15.25%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.08%) Legal
3 2 (3.39%) Retail
4 1 (1.69%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) Application Packaging
2 2 (3.39%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.73%) Open Source
2 8 (13.56%) Client/Server
3 6 (10.17%) EqualLogic
4 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.39%) FMCG
7 1 (1.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 47 (79.66%) Windows
2 25 (42.37%) Linux
3 20 (33.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (28.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (28.81%) Windows XP
5 14 (23.73%) Windows 7
6 11 (18.64%) UNIX
7 8 (13.56%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (5.08%) Windows 2000
9 2 (3.39%) Debian
9 2 (3.39%) Ubuntu
9 2 (3.39%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.69%) CentOS
10 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.29%) Project Management
2 14 (23.73%) Network Design
3 13 (22.03%) Change Management
3 13 (22.03%) Cyber Security
4 9 (15.25%) Migration
5 8 (13.56%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (13.56%) Project Planning
6 7 (11.86%) SIEM
6 7 (11.86%) Change Control
7 6 (10.17%) ITIL
8 5 (8.47%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (8.47%) Infrastructure Management
9 3 (5.08%) Test Scripting
10 1 (1.69%) Load Balancing
10 1 (1.69%) ERP
10 1 (1.69%) Configuration Management
10 1 (1.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.25%) PowerShell
2 4 (6.78%) SQL
3 3 (5.08%) Perl
3 3 (5.08%) VB
3 3 (5.08%) Python
3 3 (5.08%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.39%) Ruby
5 1 (1.69%) PHP
5 1 (1.69%) VBScript
5 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 21 (35.59%) CCNA
1 21 (35.59%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (20.34%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (10.17%) MCSA
4 3 (5.08%) Degree
4 3 (5.08%) DV Cleared
4 3 (5.08%) Security Cleared
5 2 (3.39%) MCITP
5 2 (3.39%) MCSE
6 1 (1.69%) MCP
6 1 (1.69%) CCNP
6 1 (1.69%) MCTS
6 1 (1.69%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (33.90%) SLA
2 8 (13.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (5.08%) QA
System Software
1 21 (35.59%) Active Directory
2 15 (25.42%) Hyper-V
3 13 (22.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (13.56%) VMware ESX
5 3 (5.08%) vSphere
5 3 (5.08%) KVM
6 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.69%) XenApp
6 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.69%) Firmware
6 1 (1.69%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (15.25%) WSUS
2 8 (13.56%) Backup Exec
3 3 (5.08%) Puppet
3 3 (5.08%) Nagios
4 1 (1.69%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (52.54%) Microsoft
2 16 (27.12%) VMware
3 15 (25.42%) Cisco
4 14 (23.73%) HP
5 10 (16.95%) Citrix
6 9 (15.25%) Symantec
7 8 (13.56%) Sun
7 8 (13.56%) IBM
7 8 (13.56%) Oracle
8 7 (11.86%) Dell
9 6 (10.17%) Huawei
10 1 (1.69%) WatchGuard
10 1 (1.69%) Veeam
10 1 (1.69%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.69%) Juniper
10 1 (1.69%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.69%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.69%) EMC
10 1 (1.69%) SAP
10 1 (1.69%) Sophos
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