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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 95 116 98
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 39 41 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.06% 1.66% 2.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.17% 1.74% 2.21%
Number of salaries quoted 36 35 25
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £23,341 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £40,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
1799 2356 2307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.88% 95.42% 94.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1466 1611 1699
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 29 April 2016.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 67 (77.01%) Windows
2 61 (70.11%) VMware
3 46 (52.87%) Active Directory
3 46 (52.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 45 (51.72%) Windows Server
5 42 (48.28%) Firewall
6 40 (45.98%) Windows Server 2012
7 38 (43.68%) Microsoft
8 35 (40.23%) Cisco
8 35 (40.23%) VMware Infrastructure
9 33 (37.93%) DNS
10 28 (32.18%) MS Exchange
11 27 (31.03%) Linux
11 27 (31.03%) Hyper-V
12 26 (29.89%) Data Centre
12 26 (29.89%) SAN
13 22 (25.29%) SQL Server
14 21 (24.14%) HP
14 21 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2010
15 20 (22.99%) DHCP
16 17 (19.54%) SCCM
17 16 (18.39%) Skype for Business
17 16 (18.39%) IIS
18 15 (17.24%) TCP/IP
18 15 (17.24%) Migration
18 15 (17.24%) Load Balancing
19 14 (16.09%) 3PAR
19 14 (16.09%) Veeam
19 14 (16.09%) Office 365
19 14 (16.09%) Replication

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 28 (32.18%) MS Exchange
2 21 (24.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (18.39%) IIS
3 16 (18.39%) Skype for Business
4 8 (9.20%) Apache
5 6 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (6.90%) OpenStack
6 5 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (4.60%) SharePoint
8 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (5.75%) MS Excel
1 5 (5.75%) MS Office
2 3 (3.45%) AutoCAD
2 3 (3.45%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.09%) Office 365
2 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.30%) SaaS
4 1 (1.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (48.28%) Firewall
2 33 (37.93%) DNS
3 26 (29.89%) SAN
4 20 (22.99%) DHCP
5 15 (17.24%) TCP/IP
6 12 (13.79%) iSCSI
7 9 (10.34%) Fibre Channel
7 9 (10.34%) Skype
8 8 (9.20%) FTP
8 8 (9.20%) Wireless
9 6 (6.90%) LAN
9 6 (6.90%) WAN
10 4 (4.60%) SNMP
11 3 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (3.45%) VPN
12 2 (2.30%) BGP
12 2 (2.30%) EIGRP
12 2 (2.30%) OSPF
13 1 (1.15%) HTTP
13 1 (1.15%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (25.29%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.20%) MySQL
3 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (11.49%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.90%) Finance
3 4 (4.60%) Retail
4 3 (3.45%) German Language
5 1 (1.15%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.45%) libvirt
2 1 (1.15%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 26 (29.89%) Data Centre
2 14 (16.09%) Replication
3 10 (11.49%) Clustering
4 3 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.30%) EMC VNX
5 2 (2.30%) Statistics
5 2 (2.30%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.15%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 67 (77.01%) Windows
2 46 (52.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (51.72%) Windows Server
4 40 (45.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (31.03%) Linux
6 10 (11.49%) CentOS
6 10 (11.49%) Windows 7
7 8 (9.20%) Windows 10
8 6 (6.90%) Unix
9 5 (5.75%) Solaris
10 4 (4.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (4.60%) Windows 8
10 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (3.45%) Debian
11 3 (3.45%) FreeBSD
11 3 (3.45%) OpenBSD
11 3 (3.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (17.24%) Load Balancing
1 15 (17.24%) Migration
2 10 (11.49%) Mentoring
3 7 (8.05%) Information Security
3 7 (8.05%) ITIL
4 6 (6.90%) Business Continuity
5 5 (5.75%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (5.75%) Network Design
5 5 (5.75%) Performance Management
6 4 (4.60%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 4 (4.60%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (4.60%) Logistics
6 4 (4.60%) Network Load Balancing
6 4 (4.60%) Patch Management
6 4 (4.60%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (3.45%) CAD
7 3 (3.45%) Configuration Management
7 3 (3.45%) High Availability
7 3 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (3.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.34%) SQL
2 8 (9.20%) C
3 4 (4.60%) Perl
3 4 (4.60%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.60%) Python
3 4 (4.60%) Ruby
4 3 (3.45%) Bash Shell
4 3 (3.45%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.15%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (9.20%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (8.05%) Degree
3 5 (5.75%) CCNP
4 4 (4.60%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.60%) Security Cleared
5 3 (3.45%) CCIE
5 3 (3.45%) CCNA
5 3 (3.45%) NVQ Level 3
6 2 (2.30%) CCDA
6 2 (2.30%) MCSE
6 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.15%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.45%) SLA
2 2 (2.30%) QA
System Software
1 46 (52.87%) Active Directory
2 35 (40.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (31.03%) Hyper-V
4 12 (13.79%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (9.20%) XenServer
6 6 (6.90%) vSphere
7 5 (5.75%) Terminal Services
8 4 (4.60%) DFS Replication
9 3 (3.45%) Ceph
9 3 (3.45%) Firmware
9 3 (3.45%) KVM
10 2 (2.30%) QEMU
10 2 (2.30%) VMware ESX
10 2 (2.30%) Xen
11 1 (1.15%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (19.54%) SCCM
2 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 7 (8.05%) Backup Exec
3 7 (8.05%) SCOM
4 4 (4.60%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (4.60%) SCDPM
4 4 (4.60%) WSUS
5 3 (3.45%) CFEngine
5 3 (3.45%) Ganeti
5 3 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
5 3 (3.45%) Puppet
6 2 (2.30%) FortiGate
7 1 (1.15%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.15%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 61 (70.11%) VMware
2 38 (43.68%) Microsoft
3 35 (40.23%) Cisco
4 21 (24.14%) HP
5 14 (16.09%) 3PAR
5 14 (16.09%) Citrix
5 14 (16.09%) EMC
5 14 (16.09%) Veeam
6 13 (14.94%) Red Hat
7 7 (8.05%) Intel Security
8 6 (6.90%) Dell
8 6 (6.90%) Oracle
9 3 (3.45%) CommVault
9 3 (3.45%) IBM
9 3 (3.45%) Juniper
9 3 (3.45%) SonicWALL
9 3 (3.45%) Sophos
9 3 (3.45%) Sun
9 3 (3.45%) Wall Street Systems
10 2 (2.30%) SOTI
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