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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Engineer
Rank 113 126 116
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Infrastructure Engineer 31 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.39% 0.60% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.48% 0.65% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 29 4 20
Average salary £37,500 £61,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.52% +10.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £48,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,600 £67,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
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
2098 2320 2114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.91% 92.21% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1651 1643 1679
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £74,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 2015.

Infrastructure Engineer Salary Histogram in Reading

Infrastructure Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 59 (85.51%) Windows
1 59 (85.51%) Microsoft
2 40 (57.97%) Active Directory
3 35 (50.72%) MS Exchange
4 34 (49.28%) VMware
4 34 (49.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (37.68%) Hyper-V
6 24 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2010
7 22 (31.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (31.88%) MS Excel
8 21 (30.43%) LAN
9 20 (28.99%) Microsoft Certification
10 19 (27.54%) Lync
11 18 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
11 18 (26.09%) DNS
12 17 (24.64%) Cisco
12 17 (24.64%) ITIL
13 16 (23.19%) Firewall
14 15 (21.74%) WAN
14 15 (21.74%) Windows XP
14 15 (21.74%) HP
15 14 (20.29%) Dell
16 13 (18.84%) TCP/IP
16 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2003
17 12 (17.39%) DHCP
17 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
18 11 (15.94%) VoIP
18 11 (15.94%) CCNA
18 11 (15.94%) Project Management
18 11 (15.94%) SAN

Infrastructure Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 35 (50.72%) MS Exchange
2 24 (34.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (27.54%) Lync
4 7 (10.14%) SharePoint
5 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (4.35%) Apache
7 2 (2.90%) IIS
7 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (31.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.80%) MS Office
3 1 (1.45%) MS Project
3 1 (1.45%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.80%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (30.43%) LAN
2 18 (26.09%) DNS
3 16 (23.19%) Firewall
4 15 (21.74%) WAN
5 13 (18.84%) TCP/IP
6 12 (17.39%) DHCP
7 11 (15.94%) VoIP
7 11 (15.94%) SAN
8 7 (10.14%) iSCSI
9 4 (5.80%) SSL
9 4 (5.80%) SMTP
9 4 (5.80%) HTTP
10 2 (2.90%) VPN
10 2 (2.90%) VLAN
10 2 (2.90%) Network Security
11 1 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (1.45%) Wireless
11 1 (1.45%) Internet
11 1 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (1.45%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.90%) MySQL
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) HP UFT
2 2 (2.90%) Subversion
2 2 (2.90%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (10.14%) Finance
2 2 (2.90%) Retail
3 1 (1.45%) Advertising
3 1 (1.45%) Back Office
3 1 (1.45%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.59%) MSMQ
2 5 (7.25%) Application Packaging
3 2 (2.90%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.45%) WAP
4 1 (1.45%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Client/Server
1 8 (11.59%) EMC VNX
2 7 (10.14%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.80%) EqualLogic
4 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.35%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.90%) FMCG
6 1 (1.45%) Clustering
6 1 (1.45%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 59 (85.51%) Windows
2 34 (49.28%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (31.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (21.74%) Windows XP
5 13 (18.84%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (14.49%) Linux
6 10 (14.49%) Windows 7
7 8 (11.59%) UNIX
8 6 (8.70%) Windows 8
9 5 (7.25%) Windows 2000
10 2 (2.90%) Debian
10 2 (2.90%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.45%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.45%) FreeBSD
11 1 (1.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.64%) ITIL
2 11 (15.94%) Project Management
3 7 (10.14%) Mentoring
4 5 (7.25%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (7.25%) Test Scripting
5 4 (5.80%) SIEM
5 4 (5.80%) Change Control
5 4 (5.80%) Capacity Management
5 4 (5.80%) Project Planning
5 4 (5.80%) Load Balancing
5 4 (5.80%) Problem Management
5 4 (5.80%) Service Management
5 4 (5.80%) Migration
5 4 (5.80%) Security Patching
6 2 (2.90%) Workflow
6 2 (2.90%) Product Management
7 1 (1.45%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.45%) Network Design
7 1 (1.45%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (1.45%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.14%) PowerShell
2 5 (7.25%) VB
3 4 (5.80%) SQL
4 2 (2.90%) Perl
4 2 (2.90%) Python
4 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.90%) Ruby
5 1 (1.45%) PHP
5 1 (1.45%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.45%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (28.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (15.94%) CCNA
2 11 (15.94%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (14.49%) MCSE
4 9 (13.04%) Degree
5 8 (11.59%) MCSA
6 7 (10.14%) Security Cleared
7 5 (7.25%) DV Cleared
8 4 (5.80%) A+ Certification
8 4 (5.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 4 (5.80%) MCITP
9 3 (4.35%) CCNP
10 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.45%) MCP
10 1 (1.45%) NVQ Level 3
10 1 (1.45%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.04%) SLA
2 7 (10.14%) QA
3 4 (5.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 40 (57.97%) Active Directory
2 26 (37.68%) Hyper-V
3 18 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (7.25%) VMware ESX
5 4 (5.80%) VMware Server
6 3 (4.35%) vSphere
7 2 (2.90%) KVM
7 2 (2.90%) XenApp
8 1 (1.45%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.45%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 11 (15.94%) SCOM
2 9 (13.04%) SCCM
3 5 (7.25%) WSUS
4 4 (5.80%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.90%) Nagios
5 2 (2.90%) Puppet
Vendors
1 59 (85.51%) Microsoft
2 34 (49.28%) VMware
3 17 (24.64%) Cisco
4 15 (21.74%) HP
5 14 (20.29%) Dell
6 9 (13.04%) EMC
6 9 (13.04%) Dell Compellent
7 4 (5.80%) Citrix
7 4 (5.80%) Symantec
8 1 (1.45%) Websense
8 1 (1.45%) Altiris
8 1 (1.45%) ProCurve
8 1 (1.45%) Juniper
8 1 (1.45%) Sage
Reading, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago