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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 102 119 118
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 41 25 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.95% 1.04% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.07% 1.08% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 34 10 20
Average salary £37,125 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.57% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,900 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £40,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
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
1984 2305 2125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.21% 95.72% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 1544 1591 1590
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 92 (74.19%) Windows
2 85 (68.55%) VMware
3 72 (58.06%) Microsoft
3 72 (58.06%) Active Directory
4 56 (45.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 54 (43.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 53 (42.74%) Windows Server
7 52 (41.94%) Data Centre
8 51 (41.13%) MS Exchange
9 44 (35.48%) Cisco
10 43 (34.68%) DNS
11 40 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
12 38 (30.65%) Exchange Server 2010
13 37 (29.84%) Mentoring
14 33 (26.61%) Finance
15 32 (25.81%) Firewall
16 31 (25.00%) HP
16 31 (25.00%) ITIL
17 30 (24.19%) Hyper-V
18 29 (23.39%) Load Balancing
19 27 (21.77%) SCCM
20 26 (20.97%) EMC
21 25 (20.16%) Skype for Business
22 23 (18.55%) Project Management
22 23 (18.55%) Linux
22 23 (18.55%) Degree
23 21 (16.94%) SCOM
24 20 (16.13%) Citrix
24 20 (16.13%) Dell
25 19 (15.32%) Service Management

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 51 (41.13%) MS Exchange
2 38 (30.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (20.16%) Skype for Business
4 11 (8.87%) IIS
5 9 (7.26%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (4.84%) Apache
7 5 (4.03%) SharePoint
8 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.81%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (12.10%) MS Excel
2 12 (9.68%) AutoCAD
2 12 (9.68%) MS Project
3 1 (0.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (14.52%) SaaS
2 9 (7.26%) Office 365
3 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 43 (34.68%) DNS
2 32 (25.81%) Firewall
3 18 (14.52%) HTTP
3 18 (14.52%) SMTP
4 17 (13.71%) SAN
5 16 (12.90%) DHCP
6 12 (9.68%) TCP/IP
7 8 (6.45%) Skype
7 8 (6.45%) Wireless
8 7 (5.65%) VLAN
8 7 (5.65%) VPN
9 6 (4.84%) LAN
10 5 (4.03%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (4.03%) FTP
11 4 (3.23%) WAN
12 3 (2.42%) iSCSI
12 3 (2.42%) VoIP
13 2 (1.61%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (1.61%) Cisco Nexus
13 2 (1.61%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.03%) MySQL
3 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
General
1 33 (26.61%) Finance
2 6 (4.84%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.61%) Advertising
4 1 (0.81%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.90%) MSMQ
2 2 (1.61%) WAP
3 1 (0.81%) HTML
3 1 (0.81%) libvirt
Miscellaneous
1 52 (41.94%) Data Centre
2 18 (14.52%) EMC VNX
3 17 (13.71%) Client/Server
4 11 (8.87%) Driving Licence
5 7 (5.65%) Replication
6 3 (2.42%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.61%) Clustering
7 2 (1.61%) HP Storage
7 2 (1.61%) Statistics
8 1 (0.81%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 92 (74.19%) Windows
2 56 (45.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (43.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 53 (42.74%) Windows Server
5 23 (18.55%) Linux
6 8 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (4.03%) CentOS
7 5 (4.03%) Unix
7 5 (4.03%) Windows 8
7 5 (4.03%) Windows XP
8 3 (2.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.61%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.61%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.81%) Debian
10 1 (0.81%) FreeBSD
10 1 (0.81%) OpenBSD
10 1 (0.81%) Solaris
10 1 (0.81%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (29.84%) Mentoring
2 31 (25.00%) ITIL
3 29 (23.39%) Load Balancing
4 23 (18.55%) Project Management
5 19 (15.32%) Service Management
6 18 (14.52%) Capacity Management
6 18 (14.52%) ITIL V3
7 17 (13.71%) Problem Management
8 15 (12.10%) Product Management
9 14 (11.29%) Network Design
10 12 (9.68%) CAD
11 11 (8.87%) Patch Management
12 10 (8.06%) Migration
13 4 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
14 3 (2.42%) Network Management
14 3 (2.42%) Open Source
15 2 (1.61%) Business Transformation
15 2 (1.61%) Capacity Planning
15 2 (1.61%) Data Protection
15 2 (1.61%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.29%) C
2 9 (7.26%) SQL
3 7 (5.65%) PowerShell
4 4 (3.23%) Shell Script
5 3 (2.42%) Perl
5 3 (2.42%) Python
5 3 (2.42%) Ruby
6 2 (1.61%) Java
6 2 (1.61%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.81%) PHP
Qualifications
1 23 (18.55%) Degree
2 12 (9.68%) NVQ Level 3
3 10 (8.06%) MCSE
3 10 (8.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (4.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (3.23%) CCNA
5 4 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.61%) CCDA
6 2 (1.61%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (13.71%) QA
2 3 (2.42%) SLA
System Software
1 72 (58.06%) Active Directory
2 40 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (24.19%) Hyper-V
4 10 (8.06%) VMware ESX
5 8 (6.45%) VMware Server
6 5 (4.03%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (4.03%) vSphere
6 5 (4.03%) XenApp
6 5 (4.03%) XenServer
7 4 (3.23%) Terminal Services
8 2 (1.61%) Xen
9 1 (0.81%) Ceph
9 1 (0.81%) KVM
9 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.81%) vCloud
9 1 (0.81%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 27 (21.77%) SCCM
2 21 (16.94%) SCOM
3 5 (4.03%) NetBackup
4 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (3.23%) WSUS
5 2 (1.61%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.61%) FortiGate
5 2 (1.61%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (0.81%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.81%) Ganeti
6 1 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.81%) Puppet
Vendors
1 85 (68.55%) VMware
2 72 (58.06%) Microsoft
3 44 (35.48%) Cisco
4 31 (25.00%) HP
5 26 (20.97%) EMC
6 20 (16.13%) Citrix
6 20 (16.13%) Dell
7 16 (12.90%) Dell Compellent
8 9 (7.26%) 3PAR
8 9 (7.26%) Red Hat
9 6 (4.84%) Veeam
10 5 (4.03%) Symantec
11 3 (2.42%) Juniper
11 3 (2.42%) ProCurve
12 2 (1.61%) Meraki
12 2 (1.61%) Mercator
12 2 (1.61%) Qualys
13 1 (0.81%) CheckPoint
13 1 (0.81%) Sage
13 1 (0.81%) SonicWALL
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