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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 106 112 122
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 35 27 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.54% 1.10% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 1.19% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 35 6 21
Average salary £31,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,341 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £47,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
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
2157 2264 2154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.85% 92.48% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1629 1657 1751
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £69,800 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 June 2015.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 51 (82.26%) Windows
2 50 (80.65%) Microsoft
3 32 (51.61%) MS Exchange
4 29 (46.77%) Active Directory
5 28 (45.16%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (41.94%) LAN
7 25 (40.32%) Firewall
8 23 (37.10%) MS Excel
8 23 (37.10%) Hyper-V
9 22 (35.48%) Exchange Server 2010
9 22 (35.48%) VMware
10 20 (32.26%) Windows XP
10 20 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
11 19 (30.65%) Cisco
11 19 (30.65%) Windows Server 2008
12 18 (29.03%) WAN
13 17 (27.42%) DNS
13 17 (27.42%) Lync
14 16 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
14 16 (25.81%) SAN
14 16 (25.81%) DHCP
15 15 (24.19%) TCP/IP
15 15 (24.19%) CCNA
15 15 (24.19%) Cisco Certification
15 15 (24.19%) Windows 7
16 14 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
17 13 (20.97%) VoIP
17 13 (20.97%) SQL Server
18 12 (19.35%) Linux
18 12 (19.35%) Project Management

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 32 (51.61%) MS Exchange
2 22 (35.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (27.42%) Lync
4 11 (17.74%) SharePoint
5 4 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (4.84%) Apache
7 2 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.61%) IIS
8 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 23 (37.10%) MS Excel
2 9 (14.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (41.94%) LAN
2 25 (40.32%) Firewall
3 18 (29.03%) WAN
4 17 (27.42%) DNS
5 16 (25.81%) DHCP
5 16 (25.81%) SAN
6 15 (24.19%) TCP/IP
7 13 (20.97%) VoIP
8 10 (16.13%) iSCSI
9 8 (12.90%) SSL
10 3 (4.84%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (3.23%) Network Security
11 2 (3.23%) VPN
12 1 (1.61%) Ethernet
12 1 (1.61%) SDH
12 1 (1.61%) Internet
12 1 (1.61%) DWDM
12 1 (1.61%) MPLS
12 1 (1.61%) NetScreen
12 1 (1.61%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.97%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.84%) MySQL
3 1 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (8.06%) HP UFT
2 2 (3.23%) Subversion
2 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.23%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (1.61%) Back Office
3 1 (1.61%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) Application Packaging
2 2 (3.23%) Software Packaging
3 1 (1.61%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Client/Server
1 8 (12.90%) EqualLogic
2 6 (9.68%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.23%) FMCG
4 1 (1.61%) Clustering
4 1 (1.61%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 51 (82.26%) Windows
2 28 (45.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 20 (32.26%) Windows XP
4 19 (30.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (24.19%) Windows 7
6 14 (22.58%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (19.35%) Linux
8 11 (17.74%) UNIX
9 6 (9.68%) Windows 8
10 5 (8.06%) Windows 2000
11 2 (3.23%) Debian
11 2 (3.23%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.61%) FreeBSD
12 1 (1.61%) Solaris
12 1 (1.61%) CentOS
12 1 (1.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.35%) Project Management
2 10 (16.13%) ITIL
3 8 (12.90%) Migration
3 8 (12.90%) Project Planning
4 7 (11.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (11.29%) Change Control
4 7 (11.29%) Security Patching
5 5 (8.06%) Test Scripting
6 4 (6.45%) SIEM
6 4 (6.45%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (4.84%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.23%) Network Design
8 2 (3.23%) Change Management
9 1 (1.61%) ERP
9 1 (1.61%) Strategic Planning
9 1 (1.61%) Incident Management
9 1 (1.61%) Open Source
9 1 (1.61%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.61%) Workflow
9 1 (1.61%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.13%) PowerShell
2 5 (8.06%) VB
3 4 (6.45%) SQL
4 2 (3.23%) Perl
4 2 (3.23%) Python
4 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
4 2 (3.23%) Ruby
5 1 (1.61%) PHP
5 1 (1.61%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (24.19%) CCNA
2 15 (24.19%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (17.74%) MCSA
4 7 (11.29%) Security Cleared
5 6 (9.68%) MCSE
6 5 (8.06%) DV Cleared
6 5 (8.06%) MCITP
7 4 (6.45%) A+ Certification
8 3 (4.84%) CCNP
8 3 (4.84%) Degree
9 2 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.61%) MCTS
10 1 (1.61%) MCP
10 1 (1.61%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.61%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.13%) SLA
2 8 (12.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (8.06%) QA
System Software
1 29 (46.77%) Active Directory
2 23 (37.10%) Hyper-V
3 16 (25.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (12.90%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.23%) vSphere
5 2 (3.23%) KVM
6 1 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.61%) XenApp
6 1 (1.61%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.61%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 9 (14.52%) WSUS
2 8 (12.90%) Backup Exec
3 3 (4.84%) Nagios
4 2 (3.23%) Puppet
5 1 (1.61%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.61%) SCCM
5 1 (1.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 50 (80.65%) Microsoft
2 22 (35.48%) VMware
3 19 (30.65%) Cisco
4 11 (17.74%) HP
5 9 (14.52%) Dell
5 9 (14.52%) Symantec
6 3 (4.84%) Sun
6 3 (4.84%) IBM
6 3 (4.84%) Oracle
6 3 (4.84%) Citrix
7 2 (3.23%) Juniper
8 1 (1.61%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.61%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.61%) Altiris
8 1 (1.61%) WatchGuard
8 1 (1.61%) Veeam
8 1 (1.61%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.61%) SAP
8 1 (1.61%) EMC
8 1 (1.61%) Sophos