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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 116 103 132
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +29
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 25 35 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.06% 1.57% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.14% 1.70% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 7
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £36,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £57,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
2189 2063 1901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.99% 92.51% 94.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1536 1582 1600
Average salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,800 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £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 4 March 2015.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 32 (74.42%) Windows
2 29 (67.44%) Firewall
3 26 (60.47%) Linux
4 22 (51.16%) DNS
5 21 (48.84%) DHCP
5 21 (48.84%) SLA
6 18 (41.86%) MS Excel
7 17 (39.53%) WAN
7 17 (39.53%) Project Management
8 16 (37.21%) CCNA
8 16 (37.21%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (32.56%) VPN
9 14 (32.56%) IPsec
9 14 (32.56%) Network Design
9 14 (32.56%) Open Source
10 13 (30.23%) Network Security
10 13 (30.23%) VLAN
10 13 (30.23%) Change Management
10 13 (30.23%) MPLS
10 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
10 13 (30.23%) Cyber Security
11 12 (27.91%) Cisco
11 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (25.58%) HP
12 11 (25.58%) MS Exchange
13 10 (23.26%) UNIX
13 10 (23.26%) Active Directory
14 9 (20.93%) Telecoms
14 9 (20.93%) VMware
14 9 (20.93%) Windows XP

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 11 (25.58%) MS Exchange
2 8 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (13.95%) Lync
4 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (4.65%) IIS
6 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.33%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (2.33%) Apache
6 1 (2.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 18 (41.86%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (67.44%) Firewall
2 22 (51.16%) DNS
3 21 (48.84%) DHCP
4 17 (39.53%) WAN
5 14 (32.56%) VPN
5 14 (32.56%) IPsec
6 13 (30.23%) Network Security
6 13 (30.23%) VLAN
6 13 (30.23%) MPLS
7 8 (18.60%) LAN
7 8 (18.60%) SAN
8 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
9 4 (9.30%) SSL
10 3 (6.98%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (6.98%) iSCSI
10 3 (6.98%) VoIP
11 2 (4.65%) NAS
12 1 (2.33%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (2.33%) NetScreen
12 1 (2.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.65%) MySQL
3 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 9 (20.93%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.98%) Legal
3 1 (2.33%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) LAMP
1 1 (2.33%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) Open Source
2 4 (9.30%) Client/Server
2 4 (9.30%) EqualLogic
3 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Clustering
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 32 (74.42%) Windows
2 26 (60.47%) Linux
3 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (23.26%) UNIX
5 9 (20.93%) Windows XP
5 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (16.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (13.95%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.65%) CentOS
8 2 (4.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.65%) Debian
8 2 (4.65%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.33%) OpenBSD
9 1 (2.33%) Solaris
9 1 (2.33%) FreeBSD
9 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Project Management
2 14 (32.56%) Network Design
3 13 (30.23%) Change Management
3 13 (30.23%) Cyber Security
4 8 (18.60%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (16.28%) SIEM
6 5 (11.63%) Migration
6 5 (11.63%) Infrastructure Management
7 4 (9.30%) Project Planning
8 3 (6.98%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (6.98%) ITIL
8 3 (6.98%) Change Control
9 2 (4.65%) Configuration Management
10 1 (2.33%) Load Balancing
10 1 (2.33%) Service Delivery
10 1 (2.33%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.30%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.98%) Bash Shell
2 3 (6.98%) PHP
2 3 (6.98%) Python
3 2 (4.65%) SQL
3 2 (4.65%) Perl
3 2 (4.65%) Ruby
4 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (37.21%) CCNA
1 16 (37.21%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.98%) MCSA
4 1 (2.33%) MCTS
4 1 (2.33%) MCITP
4 1 (2.33%) Degree
4 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.33%) VCP4
4 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.33%) MCSE
4 1 (2.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (48.84%) SLA
2 4 (9.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (23.26%) Active Directory
2 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (16.28%) Hyper-V
3 5 (11.63%) VMware ESX
4 3 (6.98%) KVM
5 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.33%) vSphere
5 1 (2.33%) Firmware
5 1 (2.33%) QEMU
5 1 (2.33%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) WSUS
2 4 (9.30%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.65%) Puppet
4 1 (2.33%) SCCM
4 1 (2.33%) Nagios
4 1 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.33%) CFEngine
4 1 (2.33%) Ganeti
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) Microsoft
2 12 (27.91%) Cisco
3 11 (25.58%) HP
4 9 (20.93%) VMware
5 8 (18.60%) Oracle
5 8 (18.60%) IBM
5 8 (18.60%) Sun
6 7 (16.28%) Citrix
7 6 (13.95%) Huawei
8 5 (11.63%) Symantec
9 4 (9.30%) Red Hat
9 4 (9.30%) Dell
10 1 (2.33%) Veeam
10 1 (2.33%) WatchGuard
10 1 (2.33%) 3PAR
10 1 (2.33%) F5
10 1 (2.33%) Sophos
10 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.33%) Juniper
10 1 (2.33%) SAP
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