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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 126 118 115
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 14 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.56% 1.02% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 1.09% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 6 23 13
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,800 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £60,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,625 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.87% +10.00%
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
2274 2104 1889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.22% 93.14% 93.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1593 1675 1594
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 33 (73.33%) Linux
2 28 (62.22%) Windows
3 23 (51.11%) Active Directory
4 20 (44.44%) HP
5 19 (42.22%) VMware
6 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 18 (40.00%) UNIX
7 15 (33.33%) Oracle
7 15 (33.33%) Firewall
8 14 (31.11%) EMC
8 14 (31.11%) Security Cleared
8 14 (31.11%) VMware ESXi
9 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (28.89%) DNS
9 13 (28.89%) Clustering
10 12 (26.67%) SAN
10 12 (26.67%) Red Hat
10 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (26.67%) DV Cleared
10 12 (26.67%) Infrastructure Management
11 11 (24.44%) SC Cleared
11 11 (24.44%) DHCP
12 10 (22.22%) SLA
12 10 (22.22%) Degree
12 10 (22.22%) Computer Science
12 10 (22.22%) EMC NetWorker
12 10 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (20.00%) Data Guard
13 9 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (20.00%) NAS

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 9 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (17.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (15.56%) IIS
4 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (8.89%) Apache
4 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.44%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.22%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (2.22%) Lync
6 1 (2.22%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.89%) MS Visio
2 4 (8.89%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (33.33%) Firewall
2 13 (28.89%) DNS
3 12 (26.67%) SAN
4 11 (24.44%) DHCP
5 9 (20.00%) NAS
5 9 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (8.89%) Network Security
7 3 (6.67%) FTP
7 3 (6.67%) Wireless
7 3 (6.67%) iSCSI
7 3 (6.67%) VLAN
7 3 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (4.44%) tcpdump
8 2 (4.44%) Wireshark
8 2 (4.44%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (4.44%) WPA
8 2 (4.44%) SSL
8 2 (4.44%) 802.11
9 1 (2.22%) Internet
9 1 (2.22%) ICMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.44%) MySQL
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 8 (17.78%) Back Office
2 7 (15.56%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.67%) Finance
4 1 (2.22%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Clustering
2 10 (22.22%) Computer Science
3 9 (20.00%) Firmware
4 5 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 4 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (8.89%) CLARiiON
6 3 (6.67%) Replication
6 3 (6.67%) HP StorageWorks
7 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
7 1 (2.22%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 33 (73.33%) Linux
2 28 (62.22%) Windows
3 18 (40.00%) UNIX
4 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (11.11%) Solaris
8 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (6.67%) VMS
9 3 (6.67%) CentOS
10 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
10 2 (4.44%) Ubuntu
10 2 (4.44%) Debian
10 2 (4.44%) AIX
10 2 (4.44%) HPUX
10 2 (4.44%) Mac OS X
11 1 (2.22%) FreeBSD
11 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
11 1 (2.22%) OpenBSD
11 1 (2.22%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 9 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (13.33%) ITIL
4 4 (8.89%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (8.89%) Brand Management
4 4 (8.89%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (8.89%) Data Security
4 4 (8.89%) Change Management
5 3 (6.67%) High Availability
5 3 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (4.44%) Software Architecture
6 2 (4.44%) Web Development
6 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.22%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.22%) CRM
7 1 (2.22%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.22%) Migration
7 1 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.22%) Wealth Management
7 1 (2.22%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
1 4 (8.89%) Bash Shell
2 3 (6.67%) Perl
2 3 (6.67%) SQL
2 3 (6.67%) Python
2 3 (6.67%) Ruby
3 2 (4.44%) PHP
3 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (31.11%) Security Cleared
2 12 (26.67%) DV Cleared
3 11 (24.44%) SC Cleared
4 10 (22.22%) Degree
5 6 (13.33%) OCA
5 6 (13.33%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (6.67%) CCNA
6 3 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (4.44%) CWNA
7 2 (4.44%) MCSE
7 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.22%) MCP
8 1 (2.22%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.22%) SLA
2 4 (8.89%) PCI DSS
2 4 (8.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (4.44%) COBIT
System Software
1 23 (51.11%) Active Directory
2 14 (31.11%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (17.78%) VMware ESX
5 5 (11.11%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (8.89%) Oracle RAC
6 4 (8.89%) ISA Server
7 3 (6.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 3 (6.67%) vSphere
7 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
8 2 (4.44%) KVM
8 2 (4.44%) Nmap
8 2 (4.44%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (2.22%) Terminal Server
9 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (2.22%) DFS Replication
9 1 (2.22%) QEMU
Systems Management
1 10 (22.22%) EMC NetWorker
2 9 (20.00%) Data Guard
2 9 (20.00%) SCCM
3 4 (8.89%) WSUS
3 4 (8.89%) SCOM
3 4 (8.89%) ARCserve
4 3 (6.67%) Backup Exec
4 3 (6.67%) HP SIM
5 2 (4.44%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (4.44%) NetBackup
5 2 (4.44%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (2.22%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (2.22%) Puppet
6 1 (2.22%) SCDPM
6 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.22%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 20 (44.44%) HP
2 19 (42.22%) VMware
3 18 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 15 (33.33%) Oracle
5 14 (31.11%) EMC
6 12 (26.67%) Red Hat
7 7 (15.56%) Cisco
8 6 (13.33%) NetApp
8 6 (13.33%) Citrix
9 5 (11.11%) McAfee
9 5 (11.11%) Brocade
10 4 (8.89%) ServiceNow
10 4 (8.89%) Lumension
10 4 (8.89%) F5
10 4 (8.89%) Websense
10 4 (8.89%) IBM
10 4 (8.89%) Symantec
10 4 (8.89%) Sun
10 4 (8.89%) Juniper
11 3 (6.67%) Dell
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Greythorn
Salary: £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago